Cheltonians Buried in War Graves in

Dover (St James') Cemetery

Location:  St James' Cemetery, Dover Grid Reference:   TR 310410
Last Visited:   November 2006   (See Notes) "Cheltonians" buried in the Cemetery:   1

Commonwealth War Graves Commission Information Sheet can be viewed here

"Cheltonians" buried in the Cemetery

  Pte Ernest Edward ATTWOOD, 4th Royal Marine Battalion RMLI is buried in Plot P.W. 46A.

He took part in the operations at the Zeebrugge Mole on 23rd April 1918 and was either killed or died of wounds after being evacuated to Dover.

He is commemorated on the Cheltenham War Memorial and on the St Peter's Church War Memorial.

He left a widow, Mrs C D Attwood, who resided at 6 Church Street, Oaksey, Swindon, Wilts.

 

Notes:

1.   Mr Gareth Moore is thanked and acknowledged for providing the photo of the headstone in November 2006.

 

Page last updated: 28th December 2008

 

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