Laure Bastin

Death 25 Mar 1916
Burial Folkestone, Shepway District, Kent, England
Memorial ID 192161899 View Source
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Age 24, wife of Albert Bastin, died 25th March 1916, Royal Victoria Hospital, Dover, Kent
Buried 31st March 1916, Section A 1583 Uncon

Exhumed on 12th December 1919 by license of Secretary of State dated 2nd Dec 1919 for re-interment in Belgium.

Folkestone, Hythe, Sandgate, and Cheriton Herald, April 1st 1916.
Belgians buried at Folkestone.
The funerals of Monsieur Planckaert and Madame Bastin took place at Folkestone on Wednesday morning. The bodies were removed to the Roman Catholic church on Tuesday evening, and Mass said on Wednesday morning, in the presence of a large number of the Belgian residents of the town. Amongst those present were members of the Belgian Military Staff, representatives of the French and English Staffs, and Mons. Peterson the Belgian Vice-Consul. The service, which was a very solid nature was conducted by the Rev. Father Cavroy O'Caffrey. After the service the cortege proceeded to the Folkestone Cemetery where there was a large assemblage of friends, in addition to the relatives. The last sad rites at the graveside were performed by Father Ladislais.


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  • Added: 11 Aug 2018
  • Find a Grave Memorial 192161899
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Laure Bastin (unknown–25 Mar 1916), Find a Grave Memorial ID 192161899, citing Cheriton Road Cemetery, Folkestone, Shepway District, Kent, England ; Maintained by Rachel (contributor 47060550) .