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CROWBOROUGH CANADIAN WAR MEMORIAL

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Compiled and copyright © Dawn Grigg 2005

The Memorial is situated on the edge of woods on the east side of the fourth fairway of the Crowborough Beacon Golf Club. The memorial lists the surname, initials and rank of the men below.

Photographs Copyright © Dawn Grigg 2005

Near this spot on July 5, 1944, nine Canadian soldiers of the
Lincoln and Welland Regiment were killed by a flying bomb. This
stone records our gratitude to them and their Canadian comrades
for all they did for the cause of freedom.

BURTON

Hugh Norman

Private B/136987. Aged 27. Son of Mark and Martha Burton; husband of Doris Mary Burton, of Lindsay, Ontario, Canada. Buried at Brookwood Military Cemetery, Surrey, plot 52, B8.

MCLELLAN

Eugene Wallace

Private A/116825. Aged 22. Son of A.D. McLellan and Flora Neal McLellan, of Harrow, Ontario, Canada. Buried at Brookwood Military Cemetery, Surrey, plot 52, B7.

RALPH

Sidney Charles

Possibly Private B/41096. Royal Canadian Army Service Corps, Buried at Brookwood Military Cemetery, Surrey, plot 52, C1.

SAIGEON

Phillip William

Private B/137999. Died on July 12,1944, aged 22. Son of Robert G. Saigeon and Elizabeth M. Saigeon, of Toronto, Canada. Buried at Brookwood Military Cemetery, Surrey, plot 52, D3.

TAYLOR

Harry George

Private B/40679. Aged 24. Son of Harry George and Ida Taylor, of Toronto, Canada; husband of Agnes Taylor of Toronto. Buried at Brookwood Military Cemetery, Surrey, plot 52, C5.

TURNER

William

Private B/41014. Aged 35. Son of Thomas and Margaret Turner, of Welland, Ontario, Canada. Buried at Brookwood Military Cemetery, Surrey, plot 52, C2.

VOAKES

Vincent Joseph

Private A/117994. Buried at Brookwood Military Cemetery, Surrey, plot 52, B10.

WELBANKS

Ross Sydney

Private B/40686. Buried at Brookwood Military Cemetary, Surrey, plot 52, B9.

WING

Robert Edward

Warrant Officer Class II (C.S.M.) B/40525. Aged 36. Son of Sydney and Minnie Wing; husband of Beatrice Wing of Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada. Buried at Brookwood Military Cemetery, Surrey, plot 52, C3.

18 June 2005

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