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Tombstone Tuesday – Milda and Eduards Miezis

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, October 2012. Click to enlarge.

Top Inscription: “Še duss” (“Here rests”)

Names: Milda Miezis (maiden name Zaul), born July 8, 1897, died June 6, 1925; Eduards Miezis, born May 10, 1921, died June 20, 1925.

Bottom Inscription: “Un zeme paņema ar dziļiem vaidiem, visskaistākos tēlus ar dzīves smaidiem” (And the Earth took, with great groans, the most beautiful characters with lively smiles)

Location:Meža kapi, Rīga

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