ANNEVILLE-SUR-MER CHURCHYARD

 

 

Manche

 

 

France

 

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Pictures courtesy of Johan Pauwels

 

 

Location Information

 

Anneville-sur-Mer is a village and commune near the west coast of the Cherbourg peninsula, 36 kilometres west of St. Lo.



Historical Information

There are 2 Commonwealth burials of the 1939-1945 war here; one about 3 metres south of the south-eastern corner of the church and the other some 6 metres south-south-west of the belfry. The latter is that of an unidentified sailor of the Royal Navy.

 

 

Burial Details

 

D/JX 125766 Leading Seaman Eric George Nuttall Morton, H.M.S. Charybdis, Royal Navy died 23rd October 1943.