Tombstone Tuesday – Jānis Berķis, 1875-1934

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.

  /></a></p><p><small><i>Photo taken by me, September 2012. Click to enlarge.</i></small></p><p>Name: General-Consul Jānis Berķis, born September 3, 1875, died June 1, 1934</p><p>Longer Title: Ārlietu Ministrijas Saimniecības un Finanču Nodaļas Vadītājs (Chief of the Foreign Ministry’s Economics and Finance Division)</p><p>Bottom Inscription: Ārlietu Ministrijas Darbinieki (From the employees of the Foreign Ministry)</p><p>Location: Mārtiņi cemetery, Rīga</p></div><p class=Posted in photographs, Rīga | No comments

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