Shared Photo: Internment card

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I wanted to share this family photo of William Bell with the community. Location: Bayview Cemetery Assoc.. Date: unknown.
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in Photos by Tery Naticchia G2G2 (2.4k points)

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Fascinating.  I've never seen one from from the 20s before.
by Teresa Conant G2G6 Mach 5 (50.5k points)
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The card is an interment card.  When someone is jailed they have been "interned". If someone is buried they have been "interred"

by Jo Gill G2G6 Pilot (128k points)
Thank you, Jo, for that. I learned something new today.
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