Cheltonians Buried in War Graves in the Middle East

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Cheltonians Buried in War Graves in the Middle East

27 Cheltonians are buried in 10 war cemeteries in the Middle East


Gaza War Cemetery, Israel

 Copyright and source – Commonwealth War Graves Commission


War Cemeteries in Israel (formerly Palestine)

Beersheba War Cemetery

Pte Ernest Henry Atkins

Capt George Rupert Hailstone

Deir El Belah War Cemetery

Pte Ernest Gordon Norris

Tpr Edward Mortimer Newbury

Gaza War Cemetery

2Lt Christopher James Allardyce Buckell

Pte Louis Cascarino

Haifa War Cemetery

Gnr Henry James Cater

Jerusalem War Cemetery

Lt Edward William Bell

Pte Leonard Graham Bendall

Pte Edwin Walter Bloodworth

Ramleh War Cemetery, Ramla, near Jaffa

Pte William Ernest Fisher


War Cemeteries in Iran (formerly Mesopotamia)

Tehran War Cemetery

Pte Albert Ernest Driver


War Graves in Iraq (formerly Mesopotamia)

Amara War Cemetery

Pte James Augustus Burton

Cpl Arthur James Guest

Cpl Frederick Charles Hall

Pte Alfred Edward Jackson

LCpl Arthur James Lawrence

Pte Albert Edward Mayo

Pte Charles Henry William Pearce

Pte William Skirten

Pte Jesse Stevens

Baghdad (North Gate) War Cemetery

Pte William Henry Critchley

Spr Arthur Frederick Jenkins

Pte Charles Shellam

Basra War Cemetery

Lt Col Arthur Robert Burton

Captain James Gerald Willoughby

Pte Alfred George Woore


1.   Memorials To The Missing in the Middle East can be viewed here.






Page last updated:   18th March 2014

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