Isle of Wight Monumental Inscriptions Record
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Surname:LONGLANDAge:69 Years Date of Burial:13 Apr 1968
Forename(s):Richard Harry BarnesDate of Death:8 Apr 1968
  Date of Birth:23 Dec 1899
Description:
Address:4 Madeira House, Madeira Rd, Seaview
Church Register:St Helens : St Helen's Church
Register Entry:
Burial Location:Section F Row E Grave 01
Where available, burial plans may be found on the Monumental Inscription Index Coverage page
Monument Inscription:
IN LOVING MEMORY OF
RICHARD HARRY BARNES LONGLAND. O.B.E.
LIEUT. COLONEL. ROYAL ENGINEERS
SERVED 1916 - 1945
BORN 23 DECEMBER 1899
DIED 8 APRIL 1968
BELOVED FATHER OF TWO DAUGHTERS
WHO MIX'D REASON WITH PLEASURE,
AND WISDOM WITH MIRTH
IF HE HAD ANY FAULTS,
HE HAS LEFT US IN DOUBT.
(GOLDSMITH)
Other Information:Transcription by Douglas Adams
Picture by Antony Barton
Grave Marker:
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