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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Ryedale
Town
Malton
County
North Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
30721
Current location

EDEN CAMP MUSEUM
Malton
Ryedale
North Yorkshire
YO17 6RT
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 79779 73553
Denomination: Non-denominational

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Description
METAL PLAQUE
Inscription
THIS PLAQUE/ COMMEMORATES/ S/SGT JAMES JOSEPH WADLEY SGT. RONALD MONTAGUE CRAMER/ AND THE 10 GERMAN PRISONERS OF WAR/ WHO WERE KILLED WHEN THEIR LORRY WAS IN COLLISION WITH A/ TRAIN AT BURTON AGNES LEVEL CROSSING NEAR BRIDLINGTON ON/ THE 17TH SEPTEMBER 1947/ ALSO ALL AXIS POWER P.O.W.'S WHO.../ "...WORKED IN OUR FIELDS AND HAVE GATHERED OUR HARVEST. WE/ THANK THEM FOR THE WORK THEY HAVE DONE IN OUR LAND FOR US."/ REV. N. A. VESEY/ BRIDLINGTON/ COUNCIL OF CHURCHES 22.9.47
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Cramer, Ronald Montague
Wadey, James Joseph
See details for all 2 names
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: Undefined
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Metal
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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