War Graves in UK-Northumberland

Discussion in 'War Grave Photographs' started by AndyBaldEagle, Sep 3, 2008.

  1. AndyBaldEagle

    AndyBaldEagle Very Senior Member

    Now I have finally got my act together I would be grateful if anyone could assist with providing pictures of headstones from the following cemeteries.A couple of general views of the cemetery/churchyard would also be appreciated.

    Bedlington (Netherton Lane) Cemetery

    Plot F Grave 1415C Hudspit T/14529722 RASC 29/4/1944

    Ford (St Michael) Churchyard

    Grave 19 Campbell 14272837 RCS 7/12/1943

    North Sunderland

    Grave U7 Sunter 4446357 AAC 16/5/1943



    Regards

    Andy
     
  2. spidge

    spidge RAAF RESEARCHER

    There are 7 Aussie flyers from WW2 (1 RAF) and (1) from WW1 buried in 6 cemeteries in Norfolk that are still to be photographed. If you can take photographs of headstones or know somebody that can, please let me know.

    <table x:str="" style="border-collapse: collapse; width: 928pt;" border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" width="1237"><col style="width: 242pt;" width="322"> <col style="width: 74pt;" width="99"> <col style="width: 70pt;" width="93"> <col style="width: 53pt;" width="71"> <col style="width: 35pt;" width="47"> <col style="width: 115pt;" width="153"> <col style="width: 339pt;" width="452"> <tbody><tr style="height: 12.75pt;" height="17"> <td class="xl24" style="height: 12.75pt; width: 242pt;" x:str="GERNER, CHRISTIAN HENRY " height="17" width="322">GERNER, CHRISTIAN HENRY </td> <td class="xl24" style="border-left: medium none; width: 74pt;" width="99">Flight Sergeant</td> <td class="xl28" style="border-left: medium none; width: 70pt;" x:str="61 O T U " width="93">61 O T U </td> <td class="xl25" style="border-left: medium none; width: 53pt;" x:num="16474" width="71">6/02/1945</td> <td class="xl24" style="border-left: medium none; width: 35pt;" width="47">RAAF</td> <td class="xl24" style="border-left: medium none; width: 115pt;" width="153">Sec. B. Grave 3111.</td> <td class="xl24" style="border-left: medium none; width: 339pt;" width="452">BLYTH (COWPEN) CEMETERY</td> </tr> <tr style="height: 12.75pt;" height="17"> <td class="xl24" style="border-top: medium none; height: 12.75pt;" x:str="BELL, RONALD CHARLES " height="17">BELL, RONALD CHARLES </td> <td class="xl24" style="border-top: medium none; border-left: medium none;">Flying Officer</td> <td class="xl28" style="border-top: medium none; border-left: medium none;">57 O T U</td> <td class="xl25" style="border-top: medium none; border-left: medium none;" x:num="15764">27/02/1943</td> <td class="xl24" style="border-top: medium none; border-left: medium none;">RAAF</td> <td class="xl24" style="border-top: medium none; border-left: medium none;">Sec. H. Grave 247.</td> <td class="xl24" style="border-top: medium none; border-left: medium none;">CHEVINGTON CEMETERY</td> </tr> <tr style="height: 12.75pt;" height="17"> <td class="xl24" style="border-top: medium none; height: 12.75pt;" x:str="BROWN, ERIC LINDSAY " height="17">BROWN, ERIC LINDSAY </td> <td class="xl24" style="border-top: medium none; border-left: medium none;">Flight Sergeant</td> <td class="xl28" style="border-top: medium none; border-left: medium none;">37 O T U</td> <td class="xl25" style="border-top: medium none; border-left: medium none;" x:num="15790">25/03/1943</td> <td class="xl24" style="border-top: medium none; border-left: medium none;">RAAF</td> <td class="xl24" style="border-top: medium none; border-left: medium none;">Sec. H. Grave 281.</td> <td class="xl24" style="border-top: medium none; border-left: medium none;">CHEVINGTON CEMETERY</td> </tr> <tr style="height: 12.75pt;" height="17"> <td class="xl24" style="border-top: medium none; height: 12.75pt;" x:str="TROTTER, JAMES ARTHUR " height="17">TROTTER, JAMES ARTHUR </td> <td class="xl24" style="border-top: medium none; border-left: medium none;">Pilot Officer</td> <td class="xl28" style="border-top: medium none; border-left: medium none;">148sq</td> <td class="xl25" style="border-top: medium none; border-left: medium none;" x:num="15577">24/08/1942</td> <td class="xl24" style="border-top: medium none; border-left: medium none;">RAAF</td> <td class="xl24" style="border-top: medium none; border-left: medium none;"> </td> <td class="xl24" style="border-top: medium none; border-left: medium none;">HEDDON-ON-THE-WALL (ST. ANDREW) CHURCHYARD</td> </tr> <tr style="height: 12.75pt;" height="17"> <td class="xl29" style="border-top: medium none; height: 12.75pt;" x:str="RUTHERFORD, ANTHONY BETHUNE EWART (DFC) " height="17">RUTHERFORD, ANTHONY BETHUNE EWART (DFC) </td> <td class="xl29" style="border-top: medium none; border-left: medium none;">Flying Officer</td> <td class="xl27" style="border-top: medium none; border-left: medium none;">182sq RAF</td> <td class="xl30" style="border-top: medium none; border-left: medium none;" x:num="16386">10/11/1944</td> <td class="xl26" style="border-top: medium none; border-left: medium none;">RAF</td> <td class="xl29" style="border-top: medium none; border-left: medium none;">Grave 12.</td> <td class="xl29" style="border-top: medium none; border-left: medium none;">KIRKNEWTON (ST. GREGORY) CHURCHYARD</td> </tr> <tr style="height: 12.75pt;" height="17"> <td class="xl24" style="border-top: medium none; height: 12.75pt;" x:str="HUTCHINSON, FRANK " height="17">HUTCHINSON, FRANK </td> <td class="xl24" style="border-top: medium none; border-left: medium none;">Flight Sergeant</td> <td class="xl28" style="border-top: medium none; border-left: medium none;">15 AFU</td> <td class="xl25" style="border-top: medium none; border-left: medium none;" x:num="16445">8/01/1945</td> <td class="xl24" style="border-top: medium none; border-left: medium none;">RAAF</td> <td class="xl24" style="border-top: medium none; border-left: medium none;">Sec. B. Cons. Grave 143.</td> <td class="xl24" style="border-top: medium none; border-left: medium none;">NEWCASTLE-UPON-TYNE (ST. ANDREW'S AND JESMOND) CEMETERY</td> </tr> <tr style="height: 12.75pt;" height="17"> <td class="xl31" style="border-top: medium none; height: 12.75pt;" x:str="WALD, ALEXANDER " height="17">WALD, ALEXANDER </td> <td class="xl31" style="border-top: medium none; border-left: medium none;">Lieutenant</td> <td class="xl31" style="border-top: medium none; border-left: medium none;">100sq</td> <td class="xl32" style="border-top: medium none; border-left: medium none;" x:num="6798">11/08/1918</td> <td class="xl31" style="border-top: medium none; border-left: medium none;">RAF</td> <td class="xl31" style="border-top: medium none; border-left: medium none;">N. U. 261.</td> <td class="xl31" style="border-top: medium none; border-left: medium none;">NEWCASTLE-UPON-TYNE (ST. ANDREW'S AND JESMOND) CEMETERY</td> </tr> <tr style="height: 12.75pt;" height="17"> <td class="xl24" style="border-top: medium none; height: 12.75pt;" x:str="ROSS, THEO GILSON " height="17">ROSS, THEO GILSON </td> <td class="xl24" style="border-top: medium none; border-left: medium none;">Sergeant</td> <td class="xl28" style="border-top: medium none; border-left: medium none;">57 O T U RAF</td> <td class="xl25" style="border-top: medium none; border-left: medium none;" x:num="15805">9/04/1943</td> <td class="xl24" style="border-top: medium none; border-left: medium none;">RAAF</td> <td class="xl24" style="border-top: medium none; border-left: medium none;"> </td> <td class="xl24" style="border-top: medium none; border-left: medium none;">STAMFORDHAM (ST. MARY) CHURCHYARD</td> </tr> </tbody></table>
     
  3. AndyBaldEagle

    AndyBaldEagle Very Senior Member

    Further cemeteries added if anyone can assist

    Andy
     
  4. BRI54

    BRI54 Junior Member

    Hi Andy
    should be able to help you with a few of the stones you are after newcastle/Heaton just up road,
    st Nicholas pretty close.
    Brian
     
  5. BRI54

    BRI54 Junior Member

    Family grave of Geoffrey Ernest Reynolds.JPG Family grave of Geoffrey Ernest Reynolds (2).JPG

    A/INFO son of mr and mrs E.E. Reynolds
    Brian
     
  6. BRI54

    BRI54 Junior Member

    Entrance to Byker and Heaton cemetery Newcastle upon tyne.JPG

    Entrance to Byker and Heaton cemetery Newcastle upon tyne


    Robert Spinks Pearson.JPG

    A/Info Son of Henry and Harriet pearson of Newcastle upon tyne,

    Husband of Marion Pearson of Heaton, Newcastle upon tyne.
    Brian
     
  7. TomTAS

    TomTAS Very Senior Member

    Hi BRI54

    Thanks for taking the time and trouble to get them for us... Also very nice photos top man I will give you a star for that LOL :biggrin:

    Cheers
    Tom
     
  8. AndyBaldEagle

    AndyBaldEagle Very Senior Member

    Brian

    My thanks to you for getting those....

    Regards

    Andy
     
  9. BRI54

    BRI54 Junior Member

    Hi Andy
    its no problem , Had a lot of help from one of the staff who works there, He even showed me a head-stone of a V.C. holder. DSCF5480.JPG A bit of history that i didnt even know was there, gives me some-thing to look in to.


    DSCF5480.JPG Ad/info -Son of Thomas James Kennedy and Sarah Kennedy, of Scotswood, Newcastle-on-Tyne.[/COLOR]
     

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  10. BRI54

    BRI54 Junior Member

    Family grave of Geoffrey Ernest Reynolds (1).JPG could,nt remember if put this one on.
     
  11. AndyBaldEagle

    AndyBaldEagle Very Senior Member

    Thanks once again, and yes you had (re the last one!)

    Andy
     
  12. BRI54

    BRI54 Junior Member

    HI Andy
    few more for you J WHITE.JPG

    ad/info Son of John Henry and Alice Smith of Bedlington station.
    Husband of Anna Smith, of Bedlington station.

    CHAPEL IN PRIVATE HANDS.JPG

    The chapel is in its own grounds and is privately owned, the owners were helpfull and allowed 1 photo.
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  13. BRI54

    BRI54 Junior Member

    william proud.JPG

    Additional Information:
    Husband of Winifred Teresa Proud, of Cramlington.
    MAYFIELD.JPG MAYFIELD CHURCH (1).JPG

    CWGC have the cemetery listed as Seaton valley {cramlington new} ,people in the area have never heard of this, when i asked for directions,
    I have informed the cwgc by e-mail of the name change.
    Brian
     
  14. TomTAS

    TomTAS Very Senior Member

    Hi Brian,

    Thanks again for taking the time and trouble of getting them for us...

    Cheers
    Tom
     
  15. AndyBaldEagle

    AndyBaldEagle Very Senior Member

    Brian

    Many thanks for your efforts, they are much appreciated
    Regards
    Andy
     
  16. BRI54

    BRI54 Junior Member

    Hi Andy
    should be able to get other 3 on your list . just take a bit longer .
    Brian
     
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