Thursday, 1 December 2016

St Mary The Virgin, Hemingborough

St Mary's Hemingborough has a surprisingly tall spire, which dominates the small village. Its ancient churchyard is complemented by an adjacent cemetery,

There are no war graves in the churchyard, however there are a number within the adjacent cemetery,

754009 Pte Atkinson, C. H.,
52nd Bn. Canadian Infantry,
6th February 1919 Age 33

7014236 Gnr Hall, S. D.,
49th Searchlight Rgt, Royal Artillery, Lately W. Yorks Rgt,
18th August 1944  Age 21

4619291 Pte McCartney, C.,
The Duke of Wellingtons Rgt,
21st August 1940  Age 23

2658549 Guardsman Hinchcliffe, J. F.,
Coldstream Guards,
6th June 1940  Age 21

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