New CWGC Commemorations 21st December 2017

Discussion in 'Non-Commemorated War Dead' started by chrisharley9, Dec 21, 2017.

  1. chrisharley9

    chrisharley9 Senior Member

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

    AINSWORTH, James
    Died 26.06.44 Age 10
    Reporting Authority: Rugby, Municipal Borough

    BLEAKLEY, Peter John
    Died 22.03.45 Age 11
    Reporting Authority: Lexden and Winstree, Rural District

    BOND, Kenneth William
    Died 22.02.40 Age 12
    Reporting Authority: Gosport, Municipal Borough

    CLARKE, Frank Thomas
    Died 18.09.42 Age 12
    Reporting Authority: Luton, Rural District

    CRASKE, John Richard
    Died 28.02.42 Age 8
    Reporting Authority: Erpingham, Rural District

    CREGGAN, John
    Died 15.02.43 Age 10
    Reporting Authority: Cookstown, Rural District, N. Ireland

    FOLLIS, Anthony
    Died 08.02.44 Age 16
    Reporting Authority: Clun, Rural District

    GRAHAM, Elizabeth
    Died 20.09.42 Age 52
    Reporting Authority: Easington, Rural District

    HOOK, Mary
    Died 30.05.40 Age 16
    Reporting Authority: Liverpool, County Borough

    MANN, Lawrence Gerald
    Died 06.04.44 Age 14
    Reporting Authority: Leicester, County Borough

    PARTRIDGE, Raymond Warren
    Died 10.02.41 Age 13
    Reporting Authority: Cardiff, County Borough, Wales


    The above were In From the Cold Project cases (Volunteer: Terry Denham)
    - James Ainsworth died when a shell exploded
    - Peter Bleakley died when a grenade exploded
    - Kenneth Bond died when a shell exploded
    - Frank Clarke died when a grenade exploded
    - John Craske died when a grenade exploded
    - John Creggan died when a bomb exploded
    - Anthony Follis died when a mortar bomb exploded
    - Elizabeth Graham was killed by a falling AA shell
    - Mary Hook was shot accidentally by a soldier
    - Lawrence Mann was killed when a shell exploded
    - Raymond Partridge was killed when a German bomb exploded
    CL1, DaveB and ritsonvaljos like this.
  2. DaveB

    DaveB Very Senior Member

    Good work all round

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