New CWGC Commemorations 14th June 2017

Discussion in 'Non-Commemorated War Dead' started by chrisharley9, Jun 14, 2017.

  1. chrisharley9

    chrisharley9 Senior Member

    CWGC added the following casualties to the WW2 Civilian War Dead Roll today.

    MATTHEWS, William Ernest
    Died 20.2.43 Age 54
    Reporting Authority: Manchester, County Borough

    DODDS, Robert John
    Died 27.01.43 Age 40
    Reporting Authority: Newry, Urban District, N. Ireland

    RABY, Ronald Wilfred
    Died 16.05.43 Age 13
    Reporting Authority: Truro, Rural District

    WITHERS, Joseph Herbert
    Died 22.10.41 Age 11
    Reporting Authority: Armagh, Urban District, N. Ireland


    The above were In From the Cold Project cases.
    - William Matthews was killed when a German incendiary bomb exploded
    - Ernest Dodds was killed when hand grenade exploded
    - Ronald Raby died when mortar bomb exploded
    - Joseph Withers died when bomb exploded

    Volunteer Chris Harley.
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