In this series, I am providing pictures of tombstones from Latvian cemeteries, all with death dates prior to 1945. I do not have any further information on the people mentioned.

Photo taken by me, April 2012. Click to enlarge.

Top inscription: “Še dus mūsu biedris” (“Here sleeps our friend/colleague”)

Name: Marcis Balodis, born August 17, 1873; died March 28, 1934.

Bottom inscription: “Par piemiņu no Latv. Enkurnieku Darba Kooperativa Biedriem” (“In memory from the Latvian Anchormen Cooperative Members”)

Location: Meža kapi (“Forest Cemetery”), Rīga

Tombstone Tuesday – Marcis Balodis, 1873-1934
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