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Russell808 (#47122332)
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I do photo requests and out of the way cemeteries. I add and photograph veterans (the majority of the requests) as well as lonely graves, well cared for graves, or ones that appeal to my inner photo journalist.

No doubt I've handled someone's parents or grandparents. I do not mean to intrude (I rarely add recent ones). I do it as a way for those who no longer live close to connect with their loved ones. I take photos and document the ones near me and others do my ancestors who are not near me. I also do it so that old graves are not completely forgotten to time and decay.

If you have any corrections, please use the Edit/Suggest A Correction feature and let me know the source of the information so I can include that. (Information without sources are fairy tales.) If you find a dupe, let me know too. Accidents happen.

I do transfers within Find A Grave guidelines. I also do transfers outside of the guidelines on a case-by-case basis. Please send any requests though the Edit/Suggest A Correction feature and be sure to include your Contributor Number. That way I get all the information necessary to do the transfer.

Unless I give you explicit permission otherwise, do not publish, repost, or upload any photos I've contributed. This includes not uploading to ancestry trees, even if marked private. (However you are more then welcome to link to the FindAGrave memorial.) It happens to be my legal right to set these boundaries. Please respect the law.

(Claims that FindAGrave photos are copyright-free are erroneous. The "no copyrighted photos" message these reports are referring are about not uploading photos whose copyrights are held by someone else. All photos take by a private citizen automatically have a copyright.)

You DO have my permission to use my photos in your own private files on your own computer.

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Ruth L Glass
your photo of the Tablets of the Missing for John Edward Haynes # 56110305
Thank you for adding the photo of the Tablets of the Missing for John Haynes.
Are you related to him?
Ruth L Glass
Added by Ruth L Glass on Jul 20, 2016 5:19 PM
Darrell Doane
RE: William Ridsdale
Cemetery records indicate that both are buried in the same grave but only the younger Williams marker is there. He went back and checked a second time for me to be sure.
Added by Darrell Doane on Feb 19, 2016 6:29 PM
J E Strotman
St Joseph Cemetry
Wanted to share this with you from 1999:
Added by J E Strotman on Feb 14, 2016 11:55 AM
Debbie Klotsche
Pvt Henry H Nichols-Honolulu Memorial
Do you mind if I use your Find A Grave photo on my ancestry family tree?
Added by Debbie Klotsche on Dec 03, 2015 9:44 AM
Murphey D Powell
Full photo has been added
Added by ShaneO on Nov 19, 2015 7:24 PM
Jack R Lokotzke Honolulu
You placed that photo on all the names except Rex H Loftis...could you please add it to his memorial as well.
Added by ShaneO on Nov 17, 2015 8:22 PM
J E Strotman
St Joseph
Vist went pretty good. The cemetery had been "cleaned" up but I fear when that is done many of the old broken markers are getting moved around and then thrown out with the other "trash". It is looking so bare since when I first started. I got a lot of "unknown" and if I can get corporation with this technology, I will make them into memorials before they too are "cleaned' away. I will have to verify others have not made memorial of the unknown, but will only be able to check with comparing old photos with my recent ones.
Added by J E Strotman on Oct 26, 2015 12:59 PM
J E Strotman
St Joseph Cemetry

Just wanted to leave a note to let you know I will be in town next week and am trying to make the best of my time. Biggest challenge is getting the most photos with the short time I can spend there.

If youd like to share, feel free to email me and I will get back to you

Added by J E Strotman on Oct 05, 2015 10:47 AM
Pepper Williams
Picture & bio for Albert M. Hart
I am compiling biographies of the names on the War Memorial here in Buffalo, WY for publication in Gatchell Museum magazine. Could I please use the picture of the gravestone for Albert M. Hart who is buried in Honolulu, as well as using your bio of Lt. Hart as a source for his section in the article? If so, how would you like the source credit?
Thanks so much for your time,
Pepper Williams
Added by Pepper Williams on Jun 14, 2015 10:25 AM
C. Currier
Charles Austin Selby
I apologize for not reading your statement about submitting additions under the edit tab--and so I sent them in a simple message, but then followed it with the edit tab entry. However, I don't see where to mention the sources under the edit tab (is there a place?) so I mention them here. Charles's father's obituary, which can be found in the March 21, 1957 Ironwood Daily Globe mentions his son Charles. Also, Charles's sister's Find a Grave entry (Ann Selby Iskra) mentions her attending her brother's burial in 2001 after his body was identified. Thanks.

Added by C. Currier on May 01, 2015 1:03 PM
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