Valkenswaard

WAR CEMeTeRY

Here rest 222 men, we will remember them.

Valkenswaard

WAR CEMeTeRY

The men S

SAUNDERS, KENNETH JOHN

 

Rank:                              Private

Service No:                   14634888

Date of Death:               03/10/1944

Age:                                19

Regiment/Service:       Royal Scots

                                       8th Bn.

Grave Reference:        II. D. 17.

 

Additional Information:

Son of Charles John and Ada Florence Saunders, of Dagenham, Essex.

 

 

SAVIN, FRANK

 

Rank:                              Private

Service No:                   14425734

Date of Death:               21/09/1944

Age:                                19

Regiment/Service:       Oxford and Bucks Light Infantry

                                       1st Bn.

Grave Reference:        I. B. 3.

 

Additional Information:

Son of Jesse and Emily Savin, of High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire.

 

 

SEATON, JOSEPH ALBERT ERNEST

 

Rank:                              Lance Corporal

Service No:                   3970389

Date of Death:               22/09/1944

Age:                                29

Regiment/Service:       Welch Regiment

                                       1/5th Bn.

Grave Reference:        I. F. 4.

 

Additional Information:

Initially buried at cemetery ´T´Hof´, Bergeijk.

 

 

SHARMAN, NORMAN ALBERT

 

Rank:                              Private

Service No:                   14700699

Date of Death:               17/09/1944

Age:                                18

Regiment/Service:       Devonshire Regiment

                                       2nd Bn.

Grave Reference:        II. A. 6.

 

Additional Information:

Son of Arthur Ernest and Emily May Sharman.

Died in the opening battle of Market Garden, on the road toward Valkenswaard.

 

 

 

SLOMAN, BERNARD

 

Rank:                              Lance Corporal

Service No:                   T/110961

Date of Death:               19/09/1944

Age:                                26

Regiment/Service:       Royal Army Service Corps

Grave Reference:        I. A. 20.

Cemetery:

 

Additional Information:

Son of Millicent Sloman, of Mersham, Kent.

 

 

SMITH, ANDREW

 

Rank:                              Company Quartermaster Serjeant

Service No:                   2754119

Date of Death:               08/10/1944

Age:                                32

Regiment/Service:       Black Watch (Royal Highlanders)

                                       5th Bn.

Grave Reference:        II. C. 10.

 

Additional Information:

Son of James and Annie Smith; husband of Jane Smith (nee Coutts).

 

 

SMITH, JOHN RICHARD

 

Rank:                              Corporal

Service No:                   328852

Date of Death:               19/09/1944

Age:                                27

Regiment/Service:       Life Guards

Grave Reference:        II. B. 18.

 

Additional Information:

Wounded on the road from Valkenswaard to Leende, on the 18th of September 1944.

 

 

SOPWITH, IVAN GERALD

 

Rank:                              Captain

Service No:                   117084

Date of Death:               17/09/1944

Age:                                24

Regiment/Service:       Durham Light Infantry

                                       seconded to the Devonshire Regiment

Grave Reference:        II. A. 11.

 

Additional Information:

Son of Gerald and Stella Sopwith, of Woodcote, Oxfordshire.

Died in the opening battle of Market Garden, on the road toward Valkenswaard.

 

 

STEALEY, JOHN HAROLD

 

Rank:                              Private

Service No:                   4463980

Date of Death:               17/09/1944

Age:                                24

Regiment/Service:       Devonshire Regiment

                                       2nd Bn.

Grave Reference:        II. A. 7.

 

Additional Information:

Son of John and Esther H. Stealey, of Longsight, Manchester.

Died in the opening battle of Market Garden, on the road toward Valkenswaard.

 

 

STEAR, ARTHUR GEORGE

 

Rank:                              Lieutenant

Service No:                   271482

Date of Death:               24/09/1944

Age:                                23

Regiment/Service:       Royal Artillery

                                       133 Field Regt.

Grave Reference:        II. F. 16.

 

Additional Information:

Son of Riley and Evelyn Stear, of Chidham, Sussex. B.A.

Initially buried at cemetery ´T´Hof´, Bergeijk.

 

 

STELZLE, CHARLES FREDERICK

 

Rank:                              Private

Service No:                   14209456

Date of Death:               22/09/1944

Age:                                36

Regiment/Service:       Welch Regiment

                                       1/5th Bn.

Grave Reference:        I. F. 3.

 

Additional Information:

Son of Emil and Sophie Stelzle, of Hull; husband of Edna Stelzle, of Hull.

Initially buried at cemetery ´T´Hof´, Bergeijk.

 

 

STEWART, ROBERT

 

Rank:                              Fusilier

Service No:                   2822393

Date of Death:               01/10/1944

Age:                                25

Regiment/Service:       Royal Welch Fusiliers

                                       4th Bn.

Grave Reference:        II. E. 6.

 

Additional Information:

Son of James and Henrietta Stewart; husband of Kathleen Stewart.

 

 

STOKES, ALEXANDER

 

Rank:                              Private

Service No:                   14698675

Date of Death:               01/10/1944

Age:                                19

Regiment/Service:       Gordon Highlanders

                                       2nd Bn.

Grave Reference:        I. D. 13.

 

Additional Information:

Son of David and Margaret Baxter Stokes. of Chryston, Lanarkshire.

Initially buried at Sint Oedenrodedeweg 11, Best.

 

 

STRAHAN, JOHN PATRICK

 

Rank:                              Signalman

Service No:                   2040919

Date of Death:               17/09/1944

Age:                                26

Regiment/Service:       Royal Corps of Signals

Grave Reference:        II. A. 3.

 

Additional Information:

Son of John and Carrie Strahan, of Lincoln.

Died in the opening battle of Market Garden, on the road toward Valkenswaard.

 

 

STUART, HERBERT

 

Rank:                              Private

Service No:                   4919733

Date of Death:               25/09/1944

Age:                                Unknown

Regiment/Service:       Monmouthshire Regiment

                                       2nd Bn.

Grave Reference:        I. A. 10.

Cemetery:

 

Additional Information:

Son of Douglas and Esther Stuart, of Birkenhead.

 

 

SUTHERLAND, ROBERT

 

Rank:                              Fusilier

Service No:                   1501058

Date of Death:               25/09/1944

Age:                                26

Regiment/Service:       Royal Welch Fusiliers

                                       6th Bn.

Grave Reference:        I. D. 5.

 

Additional Information:

Son of David and Bertha Sutherland; husband of Hannah Sutherland, of Ballynahinch, Co. Down, Northern Ireland.