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Kirkwall, St Olaf's
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PostPosted: Sun Oct 19, 2008 4:46 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote


Boy 1st Class WOODCOCK, JOHN
Son of Joseph and Sarah Woodcock.
Nationality: United Kingdom
Service / Regiment: Royal Navy, H.M.S. Curacoa
Service number: C/JX161188
Commonwealth War Dead
Date of death: 26/04/40 at the age of 16
Buried at KIRKWALL (ST. OLAF'S) CEMETERY, Plot 1. Grave 34A.
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PostPosted: Sun Oct 19, 2008 4:47 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote


2nd Engineer Officer Γ ΑΓΓΕΛΙΚΟΥςΗς
Nationality: Greece
Service / Regiment: Merchant Navy,
Date of death: 10/10/39
Buried at KIRKWALL (ST. OLAF'S) CEMETERY,
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Four Norwegian seamen
Buried at KIRKWALL (ST. OLAF'S) CEMETERY,
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PostPosted: Sun Oct 19, 2008 4:51 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

This cemetery houses several gravestones, marked to A sailor of the 1939-1945 war, or to A sailor of the Great War. One such stone is shown below.


A sailor of the 1939-1945 war
Commonwealth War Dead
Buried at KIRKWALL (ST. OLAF'S) CEMETERY,
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