Service women's War Grave Photos for reference (previously entitled FAO Tonym)

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  1. Mr Jinks

    Mr Jinks Bit of a Cad

    Whitley Bay
    Mary Chalmers Farquharson
    Rank:Wren
    Service No:46774
    Date of Death:27/03/1943
    Regiment/Service:Women's Royal Naval Service
    Grave Reference:Sec. P. Grave 5520.
    Cemetery:WHITLEY BAY (HARTLEY SOUTH) CEMETERY
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    HARE, ELINORA

    Rank:Leading Wren
    Service No:45376
    Date of Death:31/12/1943
    Age:19
    Regiment/Service:Women's Royal Naval Service H.M.S. Kestrel
    Grave Reference:Sec. E. Grave 1731.
    Cemetery:WHITLEY BAY (HARTLEY SOUTH) CEMETERY
    Additional Information:Daughter of William and Beatrice Ellen Hare, of Whitley Bay.


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    Jean Watson Moore

    Rank:Leading Wren
    Service No:4662
    Date of Death:15/12/1939
    Age:21
    Regiment/Service:Women's Royal Naval Service H.M.S. Titania.
    Grave Reference:Sec. J. Cons. Grave 3355.
    Cemetery:WHITLEY BAY (HARTLEY SOUTH) CEMETERY
    Additional Information:Daughter of Harold and Norah Moore, of Whitley Bay.

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    Kyle
     
  2. Mr Jinks

    Mr Jinks Bit of a Cad

    Tony post war but worthy of rememberance.
    PO Judith Buchanan
    From the LG
    As Pilot Officer (four years on the Active List and four
    years on the Reserve) :
    3rd Sep. 1978
    Judith BUCHANAN (9188) W.R.A.F.
    Died 22nd December 1979 Aged 22 years (Born 19th Aug 1957)
    Buried;-St John the Baptist Churchyard
    Leeming
    Hambleton District
    North Yorkshire, England
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    Photo Credit ;-DIMITRIOS CORCODILOS



    Kyle
     
  3. Tonym

    Tonym WW2 Veteran WW2 Veteran

    Kyle

    Excellent, Well done

    Tony
     
  4. Mr Jinks

    Mr Jinks Bit of a Cad

    Photo via Verrieres

    Pte Ruth Langford
    W 215185
    28th June 1945
    South Shields(Harton)Cemetery
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    Kyle
     

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  5. Tonym

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    Thanks Kyle

    Most welcome

    Tony
     
  6. PaulC

    PaulC Member

    Hi Tony, was up in Greenock yesterday so got a couple of your ladies...

    FORBES, ELIZABETH MCMASTER
    Rank: Private
    Service No: W/105848
    Date of Death: 10/10/1942
    Age: 24
    Regiment/Service: Auxiliary Territorial Service
    Grave Reference: Sec. N.N.N. Grave 571.
    Cemetery: GREENOCK CEMETERY
    Additional Information: Daughter of John and Margaret McMaster, of Greenock.
     

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  7. PaulC

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    SIME, JEAN YOUNG
    Rank: Wren
    Service No: 41347
    Date of Death: 23/09/1943
    Regiment/Service: Women's Royal Naval Service, H.M.S. Quebec
    Grave Reference: Sec. L.L. Grave 55.
    Cemetery: GREENOCK CEMETERY

    Not easy to read, but it looks like she was the daughter of William McLean and Margaret McSonnell.

    Also commemorates her husband:

    SIME, JAMES GLASGOW
    Rank: Chief Officer
    Date of Death: 16/04/1942
    Age: 35
    Regiment/Service: Merchant Navy, S.S. Empire Howard (Greenock)
    Panel Reference: Panel 42.
    Memorial: TOWER HILL MEMORIAL
    Additional Information: Son of Robert and Sarah J. Sime.
     

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  8. PaulC

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    There's also a WAAF from 1948, but I couldn't find her as the AFM website unhelpfully don't give a section number for the cemetery (it's quite a big place)...

    Surname: SCANLON
    Forenames/Initials: AGNES
    Rank: LACW
    Service: Royal Air Force
    Service Number: 2154453
    Station: RAF Warton
    Date of Birth: 20 February 1928
    Age: 20
    Date of Death: 14 September 1948
    Cemetery Name: GREENOCK CEMETERY
    Cemetery Address: GREENOCK, RENFREWSHIRE
    Grave Number: 153
    Included on Armed Forces Memorial: No
    Included on Roll of Honour: Yes

    http://www.afm-veterans-uk.info/roll-of-honour.php?SerialNo=R411
     
  9. Tonym

    Tonym WW2 Veteran WW2 Veteran

    Thanks Paul

    Well Done

    Tony
     
  10. Mr Jinks

    Mr Jinks Bit of a Cad

    Tony
    Photo Credit Findagrave DIMITRIOS CORCODILOS

    Leading Aircraftwoman Eileen Gladys Joyce Jacklin, Women's Auxiliary Air Force
    Daughter of Charles J. Jacklin and Violet Jacklin, of Northallerton.
    Northallerton Cemetery
    Birth: 1923
    Death: Mar. 15, 1947
    Eileen Jacklin was born near Northallerton on the 7th November 1923 and had one brother, Dennis.
    On the 1st of December 1942, Eileen joined the RAF and trained as a wireless operator (ground) and worked with Technical Training Command. Shortly after the war she was taken ill and entered hospital. After a long illness Eileen died at the age of 23, on the 15th March 1947, of pulmonary tuberculosis.
    Eileen Jacklin lies buried in a Commonwealth Wargrave in Northallerton Cemetery. She is also remembered in the Central Church of the Royal Air Force, St. Clement Danes, London.
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    Kyle
     
  11. Tonym

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    Kyle.

    Again well done

    Tony
     
  12. Deacs

    Deacs Well i am from Cumbria. Patron

    Yealand Conyers (St. John) Churchyard Lancashire.

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    LUND, MINNIE WESTERN



    Rank: Forewoman
    Service No: 12180
    Date of Death: 16/03/1919
    Age: 24
    Regiment/Service: Queen Mary's Army Auxiliary Corps
    Grave Reference: G. 6. 316.
    Cemetery: YEALAND CONYERS (ST. JOHN) CHURCHYARD
    Additional Information: Daughter of Mrs. Jane Lund, of Yealand Redmayne, Carnforth.


    Death index from Ancestry
    Name: Minnie W Lund
    Birth Date: abt 1895
    Date of Registration: Mar 1919
    Age at Death: 24
    Registration district: Amesbury Inferred County: Wiltshire
    Volume: 5a Page: 266
     
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  13. Tonym

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    Thanks Deacs

    Most welcome

    Tony
     
  14. PaulC

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    HOLDEN, DOROTHY
    Rank: Aircraftwoman 2nd Class
    Service No: 2102440
    Date of Death: 05/12/1944
    Age: 18
    Regiment/Service: Women's Auxiliary Air Force
    Grave Reference: Sec. L.B. Grave 481.
    Cemetery: STOCKPORT BOROUGH CEMETERY
    Additional Information: Grand-daughter and ward of Mrs. A. Scally, of Stockport.
     

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  15. PaulC

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    ALBINSON, MARGARET IRIS
    Rank: Private
    Service No: W/114766
    Date of Death: 26/02/1944
    Age: 20
    Regiment/Service: Auxiliary Territorial Service
    Grave Reference: Sec. C.F. Grave 343.
    Cemetery: STOCKPORT BOROUGH CEMETERY
    Additional Information: Daughter of Harry and Gertrude Albinson, of Stockport.
     

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  16. PaulC

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    HICKSON, RENEE
    Rank: Aircraftwoman 2nd Class
    Service No: 2102000
    Date of Death: 07/01/1945
    Regiment/Service: Women's Auxiliary Air Force
    Grave Reference: Sec. C.F. Grave 91.
    Cemetery: STOCKPORT BOROUGH CEMETERY
     

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  17. PaulC

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    MADDOCKS, SARAH ELEANOR
    Rank: Forewoman
    Service No: 9940
    Date of Death: 07/03/1919
    Age: 33
    Regiment/Service: Queen Mary's Army Auxiliary Corps, Q.M.A.A.C. Hostel (Rugeley Camp)
    Grave Reference: Gen. 2710.
    Cemetery: STOCKPORT BOROUGH CEMETERY
    Additional Information: Daughter of James Henry and Mary Maddocks, of 86, Hague Bar Rd., Strines, Stockport.

    Also commemorating her brother:

    MADDOCKS, JOHN E.
    Rank: Private
    Service No: 19166
    Date of Death: 30/07/1916
    Age: 27
    Regiment/Service: Royal Scots Fusiliers, 2nd Bn.
    Panel Reference: Pier and Face 3 C.
    Memorial: THIEPVAL MEMORIAL
    Additional Information: Son of James H. and Mary Maddocks, of 86, Hague Bar Rd., Strines, Stockport.
     

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  18. PaulC

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    COOPER, ANNE
    Rank: Sister
    Date of Death: 17/11/1919
    Age: 38
    Regiment/Service: Queen Alexandra's Imperial Military Nursing Service
    Awards: Mentioned in Despatches
    Grave Reference: Crematorium Panel.
    Cemetery: MANCHESTER CREMATORIUM
    Additional Information: Daughter of William and Maria Cooper, of Mottram, Cheshire.
     

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  19. PaulC

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    DODDS, EDNA
    Rank: Leading Aircraftwoman
    Service No: 2079214
    Date of Death: 01/04/1944
    Age: 21
    Regiment/Service: Women's Auxiliary Air Force
    Grave Reference: Panel 10.
    Cemetery: MANCHESTER CREMATORIUM

    HOLT, MARGARET BEATRICE
    Rank: Corporal
    Service No: 2088304
    Date of Death: 07/12/1945
    Age: 23
    Regiment/Service: Women's Auxiliary Air Force
    Grave Reference: Panel 14.
    Cemetery: MANCHESTER CREMATORIUM
    Additional Information: Daughter of William Charles and Lucy Holt, of Rusholme, Manchester.

    REYNOLDS, KATHLEEN MARGARET
    Rank: Corporal
    Service No: W/44804
    Date of Death: 23/10/1943
    Age: 26
    Regiment/Service: Auxiliary Territorial Service
    Grave Reference: Panel 20.
    Cemetery: MANCHESTER CREMATORIUM

    RIDGWAY, MARY GERTRUDE
    Rank: Lance Corporal
    Service No: W/136096
    Date of Death: 16/09/1943
    Age: 31
    Regiment/Service: Auxiliary Territorial Service
    Grave Reference: Panel 20.
    Cemetery: MANCHESTER CREMATORIUM
    Additional Information: Daughter of George Henry and Annie Ridgway, of Didsbury, Manchester.
     

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  20. PaulC

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    TRAVIS, JESSIE MARY
    Rank: Private
    Service No: W/239475
    Date of Death: 26/08/1943
    Age: 22
    Regiment/Service: Auxiliary Territorial Service
    Grave Reference: Sec. M. Nonconformist. Grave 1843.
    Cemetery: MANCHESTER SOUTHERN CEMETERY
    Additional Information: Daughter of James Harold and Elsie Travis, of Weaste, Salford.
     

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