New CWGC Commemorations 22nd December 2017

Discussion in 'Non-Commemorated War Dead' started by chrisharley9, Dec 26, 2017.

  1. chrisharley9

    chrisharley9 Senior Member

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

    RUMBLE, Richard Thomas (Age 13)
    WHITE, Walter Samuel (Age 9)
    Died 05.07.45
    Reporting Authority: Port Talbot, Municipal Borough, Wales

    CHANDLER, Joan (Age 11)
    LONGHURST, James Albert (Age 12)
    Died 03.07.44
    Reporting Authority: Sevenoaks, Rural District

    HATHAWAY, Henry William John (Age 28)
    JAMES, Walter (Age 54)
    Died 04.07.44
    Reporting Authority: Dorking and Horley, Rural District

    CURTIS, Amos (Age 47)
    CURTIS, Rosa Lawrena (Age 43)
    Died 05.01.41
    Reporting Authority: Smallburgh, Rural District

    HARRINGTON, Dennis Hugh (Age 15)
    HARRINGTON, Gordon Frederick (Age 12)
    Died 03.09.44
    Reporting Authority: Halstead Rural District
    HARRINGTON, Eric Alan (Age 18)
    HARRINGTON, Norman Harold (Age 10)
    Died 04.09.44
    Reporting Authority: Sudbury, Municipal Borough

    BARTLETT, William Charles (Age 13)
    WESTERMAN, Geoffrey Arthur (Age 7)
    Died 21.07.41
    Reporting Authority: Hailsham, Rural District
    TURNER, Roy Ernest (Age 9)
    Died 21.07.41
    Reporting Authority: Eastbourne, County Borough

    CASTLES, Margaret (Age 24)
    CROZIER, Annie Violet Shaw (Age 25)
    McGORREY, Brigid Isabella (Age 22)
    MULHOLLAND, Mary Agnes (Age 18)
    OSBORNE, Elizabeth (Age 34)
    WATSON, Annie (Age 36)
    Died 19.07.41
    Reporting Authority: Antrim, Rural District, N. Ireland


    The above were In From the Cold Project cases (Volunteer: Terry Denham)
    - Rumble and White died when a grenade exploded
    - Chandler and Longhurst died when a cannon shell exploded
    - Hathaway and James died when a cannon shell exploded
    - Mr and Mrs Curtis died when a smoke float exploded
    - The four Harrington brothers died when a bomb fuse exploded
    - Bartlett, Westerman and Turner died when a shell exploded
    - The six Irish women died when an aircraft crashed into the NAAFI at RAF Aldergrove
    DaveB, dbf, 4jonboy and 2 others like this.
  2. DaveB

    DaveB Very Senior Member

    Well done to all involved in getting another batch of eligible entries added

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