Updated Recce War Grave Headstones by Country & Name

Discussion in 'War Grave Photographs' started by Recce_Mitch, Jul 9, 2009.

  1. Recce_Mitch

    Recce_Mitch Very Senior Member

    2 more cemeteries finished thanks to Eric Gough

    MIDDLESBROUGH [NORTH ORMESBY] CEMETERY Yorkshire

    Trooper ROBERT JAMES BELL Sec. B. Grave 1072.

    STOCKTON-ON-TEES [DURHAM ROAD] CEMETERY Yorkshire

    Lance Corporal DOUGLAS FISHER Sec. C. Row M. Grave 12.

    This completes Yorkshire

    Cheers
    Paul
     
  2. Recce_Mitch

    Recce_Mitch Very Senior Member

    EL ALIA CEMETERY is now complete thanks to Skip

    Cheers
    Paul
     
  3. Mr Jinks

    Mr Jinks Bit of a Cad

    Hi Paul not sure if you have this one?
    Trooper George Arnold Thornton, Reconnaissance Corps, R.A.C.
    St John the Evangelist Churchyard
    Ingleton
    Durham Unitary Authority
    County Durham, England
    Plot: Rear of Church, left of path (Photo Credit DIMITRIOS CORCODILOS )
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    Kyle
     
  4. Recce_Mitch

    Recce_Mitch Very Senior Member

    Kyle thank you very much I don't have this man so another cemetery crossed off my list.

    Cheers
    Paul
     
  5. Recce_Mitch

    Recce_Mitch Very Senior Member

    Dely Ibrahim Cemetery Algeria is now complete thanks to Skip

    Cheers
    Paul
     
  6. Recce_Mitch

    Recce_Mitch Very Senior Member

    Have now identified 3 more for Italy, all Sth Africans att 44 Recce.

    Lieutenant P M BRODIGAN, MM
    169747V
    South African Armoured Corps
    Attd. 44th (7th Bn., The Queen’s Own Royal West Kent Regt.) Regt. Reconnaissance Corps, R.A.C.
    Who died on 5 October 1944- Nebelwerfer
    CESENA WAR CEMETERY VI, E, 2.

    Lieutenant L L GEORGE, MID
    169784V
    South African Armoured Corps
    Seconded to 44th (7th Bn., The Queen’s Own Royal West Kent Regt.) Regt. Reconnaissance Corps, R.A.C.
    Who died age 31 on 8 September 1944
    Son of Ernest L and Frances E George, of Shropshire, Port Elizabeth, Cape Province, South Africa
    GRADARA WAR CEMETERY I, E, 20

    Major CHARLES DACRES FORBES OSMOND MC
    42175V
    South African Armoured Corps
    Seconded to 44th (7th Bn., The Queen’s Own Royal West Kent Regt.) Regt. Reconnaissance Corps, R.A.C.
    Who died age 23 on 7 September 1944
    Son of Humphrey D. and Mabel E. of Addo, Cape Province, South Africa
    MONTECCHIO WAR CEMETERY II. G. 15

    Cheers
    Paul
     
  7. Recce_Mitch

    Recce_Mitch Very Senior Member

    Photos of the 3 men above have now been obtained thanks to Kyle.

    Cheers
    Paul
     
  8. Recce_Mitch

    Recce_Mitch Very Senior Member

    [SIZE=10.5pt]Ancona Cemetery is now complete thanks to Tony & his contact[/SIZE]
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    [SIZE=10.5pt]Paul[/SIZE]
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    [SIZE=10.5pt]2503 Recce Names[/SIZE][SIZE=10.5pt][/SIZE]​

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    [SIZE=10.5pt]2321 Collected[/SIZE][SIZE=10.5pt][/SIZE]​

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    [SIZE=10.5pt]182 To Go[/SIZE][SIZE=10.5pt][/SIZE]​
     
  9. BRI54

    BRI54 Junior Member

    Hi
    here is a better copy of the stone i sent you a while ago.as the CGWC are renewing loads of stones
    noticed that hall was one of then
    BRIAN
     

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  10. Recce_Mitch

    Recce_Mitch Very Senior Member

    Brian thank you very much

    Cheers
    Paul
     
  11. Recce_Mitch

    Recce_Mitch Very Senior Member

    SEATON HIRST (ST. JOHN) CHURCHYARD is now finished thanks to Brian Chandler

    Cheers
    Paul
     
  12. Recce_Mitch

    Recce_Mitch Very Senior Member

    AUCKLAND (ST. ANDREW) OLD CHURCHYARD is now finished thanks to Brian Chandler

    Cheers
    Paul
     
  13. CL1

    CL1 116th LAA and 92nd (Loyals) LAA,Royal Artillery Patron

    Remembered Linslade War Memorial,Beds (was Bucks)

    HACK, WILLIAM JAMES


    Rank: Serjeant Service No: 6094808 Date of Death: 14/04/1945 Age: 26 Regiment/Service: Reconnaissance Corps, R.A.C. 56th Regt. Grave Reference: II. C. 19. Cemetery: FAENZA WAR CEMETERY Additional Information: Son of Joseph and Edith Hack; husband of Hilda Mary Hack, of Linslade, Buckinghamshire.
     

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  14. Recce_Mitch

    Recce_Mitch Very Senior Member

    Clive thank you very much.

    Cheers
    Paul
     
  15. Recce_Mitch

    Recce_Mitch Very Senior Member

    Cesena War cemetery is now finished thanks to Claudio Calderoni

    Cheers
    Paul
     
  16. Recce_Mitch

    Recce_Mitch Very Senior Member

    With photos received from Dave Barlow of Bari CWGC I now only need to get 169 headstones.

    Cheers
    Paul
     
  17. Deacs

    Deacs Well i am from Cumbria. Patron

    STEPHENSON, THOMAS BLAIN
    Rank:
    Trooper
    Service No:
    14553986
    Date of Death:
    07/08/1944
    Age:
    19
    Regiment/Service:
    Reconnaissance Corps, R.A.C.
    43rd (2/5th Bn. Gloucestershire Regt.) Regt.
    Panel Reference:
    Panel 7.
    Memorial:
    BAYEUX MEMORIAL
    Additional Information:
    Son of John and Barbara Stephenson, of Longframlington, Northumberland.

    Remembered Ingram (St. Michael) Churchyard, Northumberland.

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  18. Recce_Mitch

    Recce_Mitch Very Senior Member

    Thanks for posting photos they are much appreciated.

    Cheers
    Paul
     
  19. Recce_Mitch

    Recce_Mitch Very Senior Member

    BALLYCRANBEG [MOUNT ST. JOSEPH] ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCHYARD Kircubbin County Down, Northern Ireland is now complete thanks to Nigel Henderson

    Cheers
    Paul
     
  20. CL1

    CL1 116th LAA and 92nd (Loyals) LAA,Royal Artillery Patron

    Hello Paul

    did you get
    BECKENHAM CREMATORIUM AND CEMETERY Kent 1

    Officer Cadet VICTOR TURNEY LEWIS Sec. S.9. Grave 14376

    regards
    Clive
     

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