The Commonwealth War Graves Commisson (CWGC), an organisation that looks after the graves of UK and Commonwealth war dead, is appealing for relatives to come forward for 18 deceased service personnel.  Could you be connected to any of these individuals? Fifteen of the individuals are buried in sites across the UK and the CWGC is planning restoration work on the memorials.

Can you help?

Service NumberSurnameForename (s)Date of DeathRegiment
342ATKINSGEORGE1917-03-27WELSH REGIMENT
BARRADELLHARRY LESLIE1918-04-20ROYAL AIR FORCE
189191BRIDGESARTHUR WILLIAM1917-08-10LABOUR CORPS
134638CREWGEORGE1920-03-16MACHINE GUN CORPS (CAVALRY)
7748DEANJAMES1920-02-05DUKE OF WELLINGTON’S (WEST RIDING REGIMENT)
2709DYERRICHARD FREDERICK1916-11-07ROYAL GARRISON ARTILLERY
940885GETHINJOHN EDWARD1940-11-15ROYAL AIR FORCE VOLUNTEER RESERVE
6427HINDLEYJOHN WALTER1918-11-29LINCOLNSHIRE REGIMENT
J/23268McCOYHAROLD JOHN1919-11-11ROYAL NAVY
53025PASSEYPERCY1918-11-15WORCESTERSHIRE REGIMENT
47717PETRUSE (D.C.M, M.M)P1921-04-08NORTHUMBERLAND FUSILIERS
S/307365SMITHP J1917-04-18ARMY SERVICE CORPS
1432831TAYLORHAROLD RAYMOND1944-02-15ROYAL AIR FORCE VOLUNTEER RESERVE
L/37713WAYHARRY ROBERT1916-12-28ROYAL FIELD ARTILLERY
9169WORTHINGTONARTHUR FREDERICK1915-02-17KING’S OWN YORKSHIRE LIGHT INFANTRY
Additional details can be found in the pdf here: Next of Kin Appeal PDF – 16 February 2022

CWGC wish to make contact with direct blood relations of the casualties concerned.

If you are related to one of the above casualties and can provide us with the documentation, please contact the Enquiries Team.

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