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CAMPSALL WORLD WAR 2 WAR MEMORIAL

World War 2 - Detailed information
Compiled and copyright © Bill Henderson 2005

The memorial stands in the churchyard of the local Church and is in the form of a Celtic Cross standing on a stone plinth upon which the names are inscribed.
Photographs Copyright © Bill Henderson 2005

IN MEMORY OF THE
MEN OF CAMPSALL, NORTON
& SUTTON WHO FELL IN
THE SECOND GREAT WAR
1939 - 1945

BENYON

F

No further information currently available

BRISTOWE

Cyril

Gunner 1534175, 97 (3rd Battalion, The London Scottish) H.A.A. Regiment, Royal Artillery. Died 4th September 1943. Aged 24. Son of Walter and Lily Bristowe; husband of Mary Alan Bristowe, of Wistow, Yorkshire. Buried in Salerno War Cemetery, Italy. Plot VI. Row C. Grave 5.

BROWN

H

No further information currently available

CHARLOTTE

J E

Private 13005382, 75 Company, Auxiliary Military Pioneer Corps. Died 17th June 1940. Aged 38 years. Son of Wenwick and Melinda Charlotte of Askern. No known grave. Commemorated on the Dunkirk Memorial. Column 150

COTTAM

James

Flight Sergeant 1596259, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve. Died 19th December 1945. Aged 33. Son of Mr. and Mrs. Ezra Cottam; husband of Marian Joan Cottam, of Thornhill, Yorkshire. Buried in Kirkee War Cemetery, India. Plot 5. Row F. Grave 8.

HARDCASTLE

A V J

Pilot Officer 89393, 103 Squadron, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve, Died 13th June 1941. Aged 22 years. Son of Mr A Hardcastle and Mrs M Hardcastle, of Skelbrooke. Buried Jonkerbros War Cemetery, Plot 23. Row 1. Grave 2.

HOPE

D A

Sergeant 409433, Royal Scots Greys (2nd Dragoons), Royal Armoured Corps. Died 24th January 1942. Aged 24 years. Son of William And Margaret Hop of Norton. No known grave. Commemorated on Alamein Memorial Column 15.

MELLOR

W

No further information currently available

MYNETT

S

Leading Aircraftsman 1128561, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve. Died 6th May 1944. Aged 23 years. Son of Thomas and Sarah Jane Mynett of Norton. Buried in Campsall New Cemetery Grave B 34

POTTER

H

No further information currently available

SIDAWAY

Thomas [Gerrard]

Private 6469056, 1st Battalion, Queen's Own Royal West Kent Regiment. Died 6th June 1943. Aged 23. Son of Thomas and Elizabeth Sidaway, of Andover, Hampshire. Buried in Bone War Cemetery, Annaba, . Plot VII. Row D. Grave 4.

SMITH

J E

Lance Corporeal 7961162 Durham Light Infantry attached to 1st Airborne Division. Died 16th July 1943. Aged 21 years. Son of Matthew Campbell Smith and Kate S Smith. Husband Of Iris Smith of Askern. No known grave. Commemorated on Casino Memorial, Italy. Panel 11.

SYKES

R

Ordinary Seaman D/JX 254069, HMS Raleigh, Royal Navy. Died 28th April 1941. Aged 18 years. Son of James Aand Annie Sykes of Askern. Buried Torpoint (Horson) Cemetery, Grave 8

WOOD

Kenneth William

Corporal 4699275, 501 Field Company, Royal Engineers. Aged 21 years. Died 25th October 1944. Son of Percy and Hannah Wood of Campsall. No known grave. Commemorated on Casino Memorial, Italy. Panel 3

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