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BobB (#47607961)
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Bio Photo I have been doing genealogy as a hobby for over 25 years and am gradually adding members of my family and others to Find A Grave, and/or adding personal photos from my collection and details to memorials which you wonderful volunteers have already added. I have Swedish ancestry and enjoy doing Swedish research in my spare time.

Besides my family and its connections in the USA and Sweden, my other areas of interest are historical, war and military graves in Europe. The purpose of my contributions to the Find A Grave website is to respectfully honor and help preserve the memories of those who have gone before us.

Please use the edit tab on each memorial page for suggestions, corrections or additions.

My grave photos are free to anyone for non-profit use, and it would be much appreciated if you gave credit to Find A Grave.

Thanks to everyone for your contributions and for so promptly filling requests! I will upgrade all memorials where photo requests of mine are fulfilled.
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Frank K.
RE: Trip to Helgoland
I am very happy you are getting those photos. Interesting thing with that "bone chamber". Last time I was on Helgoland was in the mid 1980's, waaaaaaayyyyyy before my interest in cemeteries.
Added by Frank K. on Jul 26, 2015 11:51 AM
Frank K.
Trip to Helgoland
Hope you enjoyed your trip to the "Lange Anna". Thanks for those excellent photos you took and placed.
Added by Frank K. on Jul 26, 2015 11:30 AM
Forscher
Waldfriedhof Krieger-Ehrenhain
Hello

Many thanks for adding the photographs for the memorials in the Waldfriedhof Krieger-Ehrenhain. I have accepted the changes you requested to the dates and name spellings. There were some genuine transcription errors on my behalf but there are also some real discrepancies between the details given on the gravestone and those recorded on memorial cards and in official casualty lists. However, minor differences between the details in different sources are not that all uncommon for servicemen.

regards
Forscher
Added by Forscher on Jul 07, 2015 6:35 AM
jules
Hans Simon Braun photo
Thank you so much for the photo. It means a lot to me that you went out if your way to get it.
Thanks again,
Julie
Added by jules on Jul 02, 2015 12:03 PM
jules
Braun Family
Have been doing some family history and found out I'm related to Hans Simon Braun. Trying to find any family on him. He died at Dachau in January 1941. He was born in January 1904. It was said that he was a photographer. I live in the U.S. so getting info is hard.
Please email me at: jlandphier@hotmail.com
Thanks!
Julie
Added by jules on Jun 27, 2015 1:25 PM
Mary Ann Weshinskey
Anna Heldina Karlsson
I am sorry you did not like the balloons. I did try to remove them, but the link you had in your post did not work properly. I finally found the memorial again by searching her name and found that the balloons had already been removed.
Added by Mary Ann Weshinskey on Jun 15, 2015 11:39 AM
Al Holter
Karolina Sofia Karlsson - 5/15/1854 - 3/10/1891 - Torpa - Smalland - Sweden
Bob,
I'm trying to locate a relative over there and hopefully view her memorial page. Someone I know here in the U.S. had been to her grave last year but he didn't have a camera with him and never took a photo, so I know there's a grave and marker. If you know anyone close to that cemetery could you see if they would take the photo? Thank you very much and thank you for all you do for F.A.G. Al Holter
Added by Al Holter on Jun 14, 2015 4:19 PM
ditdit
Thomas Haynes,Arthur Wootten,&
Arthur Deal.

Thank you for the photos of their gravestones. Your time and efforts and talents are very much appreciated.
Those stones are beautiful. Ironic interruption of that one "reed".

Take care.
Added by ditdit on Jun 14, 2015 4:04 AM
NatalieMaynor
Anne-Marie MM
Thanks for pointing out that the maiden name was on the marker. I had overlooked it. I always give my sources for anything I add that is not on the grave marker (for various reasons).
Added by NatalieMaynor on Jun 12, 2015 6:39 AM
ken brodhurst
Maurice E Putt
Many thanks for the photos
Added by ken brodhurst on Jun 08, 2015 8:46 AM
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