ST. ERBLON COMMUNAL CEMETERY

 

 

Ille-et-Vilaine

 

 

France

 

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Location Information

St. Erblon is a village and commune about 7 kilometres south of Rennes, on the road to Le Sel (D.82). The cemetery is on the western side of the village on a secondary road which leads to the neighbouring village of Orgeres. There are 2Commonwealth burials of the 1939-1945 war here, in the south-western part, near the west wall.

 

Burial Details

404241 Flying Officer Kenneth William Gale D. F. C., Royal Australian Air Force, died 9th June 1944, aged 24. Son of William James Gale and Margaret Frances Gale, of Surfers Paradise, Queensland, Australia.

46016 Flight Lieutenant Harry Steere D. F. C. & D. F. M., Pilot in 627 Squadron, Royal Air Force, died 9th June 1944, aged 30. Son of Ernest and Bessie Steere, of Wallasey, Cheshire; husband of Joan Margaret Steere, of Wallasey.