War Memorial

North Somercotes War Memorial

The war memorial dedicated on Sunday 31st October 1920 is situated on Keeling Street, North Somercotes.   The War Memorial lists 22 men who died in World War 1 and 79 who served in WW1, with a further 3 names of those who died in WW2 and 1 in Northern Ireland.  The memorial is of a Celtic Cross design.

NORTH SOMERCOTES CEMETERY - COMMONWEALTH GRAVES

World War I 1914 - 1918

There are 3 Commonwealth burials of the 1914-1918 war:

Betsy Cary - Queen Mary’s Army Auxiliary Corps (25/11/1918)

Hilda Cary - Queen Mary’s Army Auxiliary Corps (22/11/1918)

Bertie Hallett - Lincolnshire Regiment (12/11/1918)

World War II 1939 - 1945

7 Commonwealth burials of the 1939-1945 war, all merchant seamen although only one is identified - John Elias Evans.

ST MARY'S CHURCHYARD - COMMONWEALTH GRAVES

World War II 1939 - 1945

Winifred Howes - ATS (21/2/1944)