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CWGC - Ranchi War Cemetery - Jharkhand, India: Images of all c700+ graves and video now available

Discussion in 'War Grave Photographs' started by bucklt, Oct 10, 2015.

  1. bucklt

    bucklt Bucklt

    An hour's flight from Kolkata will take you to this lovely town (and district) well-known for it's premier institutes in the field of higher education. Again, as with the CWGC Bhowanipore War Cemetery in Kolkata, this cemetery also has a large number of Airmen who are interred here. From a total of c710 WW2 casualties, c200+ are of Airmen who served with 5 different Allied air forces: RAF, RAAF, RNZAF, RIAF and RCAF. note: 16 images (resized) attached

    Images now available include:
    1. Images of all c700+ WW2 graves
    2. General images of the cemetery itself

    My video of cemetery here:

    All above images are now available - FREE - to family members, relatives, researchers and historians. When asked, I normally suggest that you make a donation to a Forces Charity of your own choice.

    Equally, all images - posted/distributed by me - are not to be used for commercial and/or financial gain. If in doubt, contact me - Thank You.

    Please contact me - with all your requirements and queries - via: nt872b(at)hotmail.com

    Largest Asian War Memorials completed to-date:
    Afghanistan - Camp Bastion Memorial Wall - images of c444 names available
    Singapore - Kranji/Singapore War Memorial - images of all c23,000 names available
    Myanmar/Burma - Rangoon Memorial - images of all c27,000 names available
    Philippines - Capas National Shrine Memorials (Bataan Death March) - images of c33,000 names available
    Republic Of Korea - Wall Of Remembrance (UNMCK) - images of all c41,000 names available
    Israel - Jerusalem Memorial - images of all c3300 names available
    India - Madras 1914-1918 Memorial - images of c1000 names available
    India - Delhi Memorial (India Gate) - images of c9500+ names available
    India - Kirkee Memorial 1914-1918 and 1939-1945 (Pune) - images of c2000+ names available

    Cemeteries - includes all graves/names on memorials - already completed (as of October 2015):
    AFGHANISTAN: Helmand Province - Camp Bastion Memorial Wall
    BANGLADESH: Chittagong and Maynamati Cemeteries
    BURMA: Rangoon, Taukkyan, Thanbyuzayat Cemeteries and all Memorials
    CAMBODIA: (Postwar Forum) Killing Fields (Choeung Ek) and S.21 (Toul Sleng Genocide Museum)
    CHINA/HONG KONG: Sai Wan, Stanley, Happy Valley (12 cemeteries in total) plus all Memorials
    INDIA: Kohima, Imphal (2 cemeteries), Madras (4 cemeteries), Digboi, Gauhati, Calcutta (Bhowanipore), Ranchi,
    INDONESIA: Jakarta War Cemetery, Ancol Cemetery, Ambon Cemetery and all Memorials
    ISRAEL: Ramlah, Khayat Beach, Jerusalem/Beersheba - brief visits Cemeteries and all Memorials
    JAPAN: Yokohama Commonwealth War Cemetery and British Commonwealth Forces Cemetery (post WW2)
    THAILAND: Kanchanaburi and Chung Kai Cemeteries and all Memorials
    MALAYSIA: Taiping, Labuan-Borneo, Cheras Road, Terendak Cemeteries and all Memorials
    PAPUA NEW GUINEA: Port Moresby, Lae, Rabaul Cemeteries and all Memorials
    PHILIPPINES: CWGC graves and Bataan/Capas-Kamikaze-Manila Memorials.
    REPUBLIC OF KOREA: United Nations Military Cemetery in Busan (UNMCK)
    SINGAPORE: Kranji War Cemetery, Kranji Military Cemetery (post WW2), and all Memorials
    SRI LANKA/CEYLON: Colombo, Kandy, Nuwara Eliya, Trincomalee Cemeteries and all Memorials
    VIETNAM: (Postwar Forum) VC/ARVN cemeteries, Reunification Palace, HCMC museums and Qu Chi tunnels


    Bucklt :poppy: Asia War Graves Photo Group and now, since January 2017: www.asiawargraves.com

    All Saints (SPG) Mission Cemetery - adjacent to CWGC Ranchi War Cemetery.JPG BURMA ARMY SERVICE CORPS.JPG CIVILIAN-REPORTER 'CALCUTTA GAZETTE'.JPG Entering cemetery with Plot 8 (left) and Plot 9 (right).JPG INDIAN PIONEER CORPS.JPG NORTHERN RHODESIA REGIMENT.JPG Private E.A.THWAITES (The Green Howards) 10th June 1942 Age 22.JPG Q.A.I.M.N.S. ''TRISSIE''.JPG R.G.C.TALMAGE and THOMAS TAN.JPG ROYAL AIR FORCE.JPG ROYAL AUSTRALIAN AIR FORCE A.F.C..JPG ROYAL CANADIAN AIR FORCE.JPG ROYAL INDIAN AIR FORCE.JPG ROYAL N.Z. AIR FORCE.JPG THE GOLD COAST REGIMENT.JPG
     

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