Saturday, 28 February 2015

Cudworth Cemetery George E Whiteley WW2

The memorial stone of George E. Whiteley


War Memorials Archive listing

War Memorials Online listing

Photograph by BarnsleyHistorian

Monumental Inscription by Barnsley Family History Society

Grave Location and Inscription:
C 7 6
In / loving memory / of / GNR George E. Whiteley / killed in action M.E. / Dec 14 1941, aged 33 years / also Violet Rose Murgatroyd / mother of the aforesaid died Aug 9th 1929 aged 50 years / also James G. Murgatroyd / husband of the aforesaid / Jan 24th 1944, aged 72 years.

George E Whiteley is remembered on Cudworth War Memorial St Johns Church

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

George E Whiteley is remembered on the Alamein Memorial in Egypt and commemorated on the Commonwealth War Graves Commission website.

BWMP # CDW01/21