Rectory Lane Cemetery, Berkhamsted

Rectory Lane Cemetery, Berkhamsted

1917 interments

WWI is in progress, but one local newspaper finds it noteworthy to record the fact ‘The interments in three weeks in Berkhamsted Cemetery included five parishioners whose ages were 92, 85, 80, 78, and 77 — perhaps as a counterbalance to all the stories of young men losing their lives in the war.