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Kerrier War Memorials

Landewednack War Memorial

 

1914 - 1918 War

"Lest We Forget"

This memorial is erected in honoured memory

of the men of this parish whp fell in the Great War 1914 - 1918

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No loved one stood around them

To bid a fond farewell

No words of comfort could they leave

To those they loved so well

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William H Dennis - Richard C S Harris - William C Hooper

Richard H Jose - Nicholas E McCarthy - William Stevens

Walter T Trerice - John F Triggs - Harry Tyacke

 

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1939 -1945 War

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Arthur E Bray - William H Johns - James Keegans

Ernest Oates

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To the glory of God and in honoured memory of those who gave their lives

in the service of their country when the first M.V. Polperro was lost with all hands

after an attack by enemy E-Boats in Mounts Bay in the early hours of  7th Jan. 1944

R M Hawkins - Master    -    J Georgeson - A.B.

T Clarke - Mate    -    D Denholm - A.B.

E Sear - Chief Engineer    -    W Hall - Cook

A R Cornish - Second Engineer   -   J Ellis - Gunner

A Georgeson - Bosun   -   J Kirkpatrick - Gunner

W Whitelaw - Gunner

At the going dowm of the sun and in the morning we will remember them.  

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War Graves in the Churchyard

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                                                        Two Sailors of the                A Sailor of the                R. F. Hampshire

                                                         Second World War           Second World War             Radio Operator

                                                           Merchant Navy                 S.S. Gairsoppa                   S.S. Gairsoppa

                                                                  Buried                     16th February 1941           16th February 1941

                                                       29th November 1940

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For more information on the parish go HERE

 

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