Two children stand at the grave of Simon. Simon the cat is credited with helping save the lives of Royal Navy officers during the Chinese civil war in 1949. He protected food stores from a rat infestation during a siege.

Two children stand at the grave of Simon. Simon the cat is credited with helping save the lives of Royal Navy officers during the Chinese civil war in 1949. He protected food stores from a rat infestation during a siege.

Anne Frank and her older sister, Margot, both died of typhus at Bergen-Belsen shortly before the liberation. A tombstone for them has been placed at the site of the former camp, but Anne and her sister are buried in one of the mass graves. No one knows the exact location of their remains. In the background of the photo is one of the mass graves.

Anne Frank and her older sister, Margot, both died of typhus at Bergen-Belsen shortly before the liberation. A tombstone for them has been placed at the site of the former camp, but Anne and her sister are buried in one of the mass graves. No one knows the exact location of their remains. In the background of the photo is one of the mass graves.

Rather macabre I know, nevertheless a fascinating bit of history...Victim of Jack the Ripper, City of London Cemetery, London

Rather macabre I know, nevertheless a fascinating bit of history...Victim of Jack the Ripper, City of London Cemetery, London

Wood grave marker using Canadian Syllabics

Wood grave marker using Canadian Syllabics

Anne Boleyn's grave marker in the chapel of St Peter-ad-Vincula within the Tower of London. She is supposed to be buried just in front of the altar.

Anne Boleyn's grave marker in the chapel of St Peter-ad-Vincula within the Tower of London. She is supposed to be buried just in front of the altar.

Grave Marker- Steve Job's Palo Alto, CA. Visitors must be granted permission to view the grave.  Apple created the tombstone for Steve Jobs. The family consented.

Grave Marker- Steve Job's Palo Alto, CA. Visitors must be granted permission to view the grave. Apple created the tombstone for Steve Jobs. The family consented.

Headstones-Monuments-Grave Markers-Cemetery Benches

Headstones-Monuments-Grave Markers-Cemetery Benches

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