Monday, 23 February 2015

Cudworth Cemetery Cyril Barraclough WW2

The family gravestone of Cyril Barraclough

War Memorials Archive listing

War Memorials Online listing

Photograph by BarnsleyHistorian

Monumental Inscription by Barnsley Family History Society

Grave Location and Inscription:

F 3 17

To the memory of / my dear husband / Seth Tom Barraclough. / who died 16th November 1950 / aged 62 years / also Maggie, dear wife of the above / died July 24th 1974, / aged 84 years / and Cyril Barraclough, / W/O, R.A.F. / Beloved son of the above / reported missing 3rd November 1943, / aged 23 years / Until the day breaks.

The Cudworth Local History and Heritage Group's book, Lest Cudworth Forgets, includes more information on him.

Cyril Barraclough is remembered on the Commonwealth War Graves Commission website

He is also remembered on the Runnymede Memorial UK.

BWMP # CDW01/16