DENNEVILLE CHURCHYARD

 

 

Calvados

 

 

France

 

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Location Information

 

The village and commune of Denneville is 38 kilometres south of Cherbourg and about 3 kilometres from the west coast of the Cherbourg Peninsula.
There are 8 Commonwealth burials of the 1939-1945 war here, 12 metres north of the northern transept of the church.

 

 

Burial Details

 

BENNETT,STANLEY ASHBY,S A,33,,17/06/1940,,Serjeant,Royal Artillery,71 Field Regt.,France,'760631',DENNEVILLE CHURCHYARD,Grave 7.,"SON OF THOMAS AND CORA BENNETT OF SHEFFIELD; HUSBAND OF WINIFRED ADA BENNETT, OF HEELEY, SHEFFIELD."


BROOKES,ALBERT,A,28,,17/06/1940,,Lance Serjeant,Royal Artillery,71 Field Regt.,France,'807818',DENNEVILLE CHURCHYARD,Coll. grave 1-5.,


COX,JAMES,J,,,17/06/1940,,Bombardier,Royal Artillery,71 Field Regt.,France,'1037230',DENNEVILLE CHURCHYARD,Coll. grave 1-5.,


EYRE,EDWARD,E,20,,17/06/1940,,Gunner,Royal Artillery,"281 Bty., 71 Field Regt.",France,'903840',DENNEVILLE CHURCHYARD,Grave 6.,"SON OF ISAAC AND HILDA EYRE, OF SHEFFIELD."


JESSOP,BENJAMIN,B,32,,17/06/1940,,Lance Serjeant,Royal Artillery,71 Field Regt.,France,'4742769',DENNEVILLE CHURCHYARD,Coll. grave 1-5.,


MILLER,ERNEST,E,37,,17/06/1940,,Bombardier,Royal Artillery,71 Field Regt.,France,'894096',DENNEVILLE CHURCHYARD,Coll. grave 1-5.,


PASHLEY,THOMAS,T,32,,17/06/1940,,Serjeant,Royal Artillery,71 Field Regt.,France,'825262',DENNEVILLE CHURCHYARD,Grave 8.,


WHITEHEAD,PERCY HOPER,P H,26,,17/06/1940,,Gunner,Royal Artillery,71 Field Regt.,France,'835697',DENNEVILLE CHURCHYARD,Coll grave 1-5.,"SON OF HANNAH NELLIE TREE HOPER WHITEHEAD, OF DYMCHURCH, KENT."