Sir Henry TOMBS
Surname: TOMBSMajor General R.A., K.C.B, V.C.
Date of birth: 1825 (approx., calculated)
Date of death: 2 Aug 1874
Date of burial: 6 Aug 1874
Age at death: 49 years
Address: Gladstone Villa, Saint John's Road, Parish of Carisbrooke
Section: B - Cemetery map
Grave No: 113 Section map
Burial Register entry: Carisbrooke 1661
V.C., Major General in the Royal Artillery
Also on this marker:
Image by: Tony Barton
InscriptionSACRED TO THE MEMORY OF
SIR HENRY TOMBS. V.C. K.C.B,
WHO DIED AT NEWPORT
2ND AUGUST 1874, AGED 49 YEARS.
'THY WILL LORD NOT MINE BE DONE.'
ALSO IN MEMORY OF
HENRY EDWIN. ONLY SON OF
HENRY AND GEORGINA TOMBS.
BORN OCT 27TH 1873.
DIED DECEMBER 2ND 1874.
Transcription by: Tony Barton