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New CWGC Commemorations 15.01.15


Terry Denham
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CWGC added the following casualties to its records today.

KING, George
Able Seaman J/15075
Royal Navy, HMS Medina
Died 16.10.18 Age 23
Commemorated: United Kingdom Book of Remembrance

OWEN, Arthur
Third Engineer
Mercantile Marine, S.S. Zealand
Died 17.07.16
Commemorated: United Kingdom Book of Remembrance

NOT FORGOTTEN

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May They Rest In Peace

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Rest in peace sailor boy's, gone and not forgotten. :poppy:

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KING, GEORGE

Rank:Able SeamanService No:J/15075Date of Death:16/10/1918Age:23Regiment/Service:Royal Navy H.M.S. "Medina" Panel Reference: Memorial:UNITED KINGDOM BOOK OF REMEMBRANCEAdditional Information:Husband of Elsie King, of Tilehurst, Reading, Berks.

Grave Found Tilehurst St Michael Churchyard Berks

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KING, GEORGE

Rank:
Able Seaman
Service No:
J/15075
Date of Death:
16/10/1918
Age:
23
Regiment/Service:
Royal Navy
 
H.M.S. "Medina"
Grave Reference:
Special Memorial (right of lych gate).
Cemetery:
TILEHURST (ST. MICHAEL) CHURCH CEMETERY
 
Additional Information:
Husband of Elsie King, of Tilehurst, Reading, Berks.
 
 

N.B.

Recent research has shown that Able Seaman King is buried here. The Commission is in the process of producing a special memorial headstone to commemorate him as it is not possible to mark his actual grave.

 

Commemoration Moved From UK BOR.

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OWEN, ARTHUR

Rank:
Third Engineer
Date of Death:
17/07/1916
Regiment/Service:
Mercantile Marine
 
S.S. "Zealand"
Panel Reference:
Addenda Panel
Memorial:
COLOGNE MEMORIAL
 
Additional Information:
Husband of Mrs S. Owen, of Liverpool.
 
 

N.B.

The commemoration for this casualty has recently been transferred to this Memorial. However, it will not be possible to add his name to the Memorial immediately. Please contact the Commission before planning a visit, for more information.

 

Commemoration Moved From UK BOR.

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