A Poppy
A Poppy

Memorials & Monuments
on the Isle of Wight
- Cowes -
- Northwood Cemetery Civilian Communal Grave -

Location

In Northwood Cemetery, Cowes, Isle of Wight
 
See map on www.streetmap.co.uk
 
Description

Headstone marking Communal grave of civilians killed in World War II.

A number of private memorial urns are situated in the grave space.

See also : East Cowes Kingston Road Cemetery Civilian Communal Grave
Memorial

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In Loving
Memory of
REG PIDGEON
WHO DIED MAY
5TH 1942

IN
EVER LOVING
MEMORY OF
OUR DARLING
FLOSS AND
ARTHUR
[BARNES]

GRAN
VARNEY
1859 - 1942

WILL | BETTY
[VARNEY]

BETTY | LOU
[VARNEY]

IN LOVING MEMORY OF
GWENDOLINE HUGHES.
"SAFE IN THE ARMS
OF JESUS."

IN LOVING MEMORY OF
MY DEAR MOTHER
BROTHERS & GRANMA



click for a PDF transcription of report of air raids



click for a PDF transcription of report of funerals
Inscription


IN MEMORY OF THOSE WHO LOST THEIR LIVES
IN AIR RAIDS ON THIS TOWN 1939 - 1945



INTERRED IN THIS GRAVE ARE :
 
ARTHUR EDWARD BARNES CWGC record ...
FLORENCE BLANCHE BARNES CWGC record ...
ELLEN HOPE BIDDLECOMBE CWGC record ...
ISABELLA ELIZABETH BURCHELL CWGC record ...
GEORGE HENRY COLE CWGC record ... 1
CWGC record ... 2
ELIZABETH COLE CWGC record ...
ELIZABETH ANN COSH CWGC record ...
GEORGE EDMUND CROUCH CWGC record ...
SIDNEY GILBERT DOWNER CWGC record ...
EMILY DOWNER CWGC record ...
FRANK GUSTAR CWGC record ... 1
CWGC record ... 2
MAY GUSTAR CWGC record ...
ALAN JOHN GUSTAR CWGC record ...
SARAH ELIZABETH GUSTAR CWGC record ...
 
GWENDOLINE ELIZABETH HUGHES CWGC record ...
GEORGE HENRY INCE CWGC record ...
CHARLES MARSHALL CWGC record ...
EMMA JANE MOUNCHER CWGC record ...
DAVID SUTHERLAND PEARSON CWGC record ...
REGINALD HOWARD PIDGEON CWGC record ...
WILLIAM REEVES CWGC record ...
JOHN HENRY GEORGE STURMEY CWGC record ...
ARTHUR JOHN TUTTON CWGC record ...
WILLIAM JOHN VARNEY CWGC record ...
SARAH LOUISA VARNEY CWGC record ...
PATRICIA BETTY VARNEY CWGC record ...
ELLEN VARNEY CWGC record ...
 
ELSEWHERE IN THIS CEMETERY IS :  
 
HAROLD FELLOWS CWGC record ... Memorial plaque at Holy Trinity Church, Cowes
 
INTERRED IN OTHER PLACES ARE :  
 
PATRICK BARNWELL CWGC record ... Buried in Ryde Borough Cemetery - RSHG record ...
KATE ELLEN FLEMING   Buried in Newport Borough Cemetery
FREDERICK WILLIAM WHITE CWGC record ... Buried at Carisbrooke Mount Joy Cemetery

 
Acknowledgments :
 
Thanks to Janet Griffin for additional information and newspaper transcriptions.
 


click for a PDF transcription of newspaper announcements for those who died


 
 

 
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