THE  DOVER WAR MEMORIAL  PROJECT

 

war memorial at dusk, photographed by Michelle Cooper

WWII - At Rest in Lebanese Republic, Libya

 

SIDON WAR CEMETERY, Lebanese Republic

+ELWORTHY, Lieutenant, BERNARD PATRICK, EC/7103, 14th Prince of Wales's Own Cavalry (Scinde Horse), I.A.C. 22 June 1944. Age 22. Son of Henry Albert and Hilda Mary Elworthy, of Dover. 3 G 12

 

BENGHAZI WAR CEMETERY, Libya

MAXTED, Gunner, William Henry, died 5 July 1943. 3 D 15


KNIGHTSBRIDGE WAR CEMETERY, ACROMA, Libya

WILKIESON, Private, JAMES, 2754027, 2nd Bn., Black Watch (Royal Highlanders). 21 November 1941. Age 29. Son of John and Georgina Wilkieson; husband of Ada Kathleen Wilkieson, of Dover. 3 C 5

+WILLIS, James Owen, died 22 November 1941. 2 B 9


TOBRUK WAR CEMETERY, Libya

+BACK, Pilot Officer (W.Op./Air Gnr.) LESLIE JOSEPH RONALD, 121432, 223 Sqdn., Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve. 23 May 1942. Age 26. Son of William James Back and Ethel Back, of Dover. 1 B 11

REDPATH, Andrew, 21 November 1941. 7 C 8

SMITH, James Davis Noble, died 28 November 1941. 8 M 7

WILLIAMS, Lance Bombardier, HAROLD, 818943, 1 Regt., Royal Horse Artillery. 22 November 1941. Age 29. "Dear son"  of George and Fanny Williams, of Elvington, Dover. Grave 2 B 5. Died of wounds at Tobruk Military Hospital. "At the going down of the sun, and in the morning, we will remember them."

Also WILKIESON, Andrew, brother of James, who is buried at the Knightsbridge War Cemetery, Acroma, Libya. Andrew is buried in grave 7 D 3. The brothers died on the same day, in the same battle


TRIPOLI WAR CEMETERY, Libya

+CASTLE, Private, THOMAS ALFRED, 10547175, Royal Army Ordnance Corps. 3 April 1943. Age 22. Son of John W. Castle and Ellen M. Castle, of Dover. 6 C 10

from the Commonwealth War Graves Commission


 


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