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Kent / Albert Goldsack
« on: Friday 06 May 22 11:46 BST (UK)  »
Commonwealth War Graves Commission are appealing for relatives of Corporal Albert (Bert) Goldsack - service no 9183 - Regiment -  'The Buffs' (East Kent Regiment) - Division: 2nd Battalion.

The private memorial marking the grave of Corporal Albert Goldsack no longer provides adequate commemoration.  The Commission are in the process of producing a new headstone to mark his grave.

file:///C:/Users/user/Downloads/Corporal%20A%20Goldsack%20-%20CWGC%20Certificate.pdf

FIND A GRAVE date differs slightly.

He was the second husband of Gladys Goldsack, whose first husband, Company Quartermaster Serjeant Henry Latham FAIRCLOTH is also commemorated on this marker; he died on 22 Dec 1915 and was laid to rest in the Guards Cemetery, Windy Corner, in Cuinchy, France.

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/53310785/albert-goldsack

Sandra


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Somerset / William Charles Taylor
« on: Friday 06 May 22 10:03 BST (UK)  »
Commonwealth War Graves Commission are appealing for relatives of Pvt William Charles Taylor - Labour Corps - 532518 - who died 15/9/1918 - buried Twerton Cemetery Bath.
The Commission are in the process of producing a headstone to mark his grave.

FIND A GRAVE

Twerton Cemetery
Twerton, Bath and North East Somerset Unitary Authority, Somerset.
PLOT   U.D.21 (Burial register #4781)

http://www.rootschat.com/links/01rim/

parents are listed as - Henry Albert Taylor 1867 - 1959 and Emma Skuse Taylor 1865 - 1921.

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/204889236/henry-albert-taylor

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/204889007/emma-taylor

Sandra

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Midlothian / Dennis Jacob Baum
« on: Thursday 05 May 22 15:06 BST (UK)  »
Commonwealth War Graves Commission are appealing for relatives of Ft Lieutenant Dennis Jacob Baum - Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve - service no 117670 - died 4/3/1945 - buried Piershill Cemetery, Edinburgh. Husband of Muriel Dorothy (née Kerner) Baum [they married on 25 Nov 1942].

https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVHB-MGX6

The private memorial marking the grave of Ft Lieutenant Dennis Baum no longer provides adequate commemoration.  The Commission are in the process of producing a headstone to mark his grave.

FIND A GRAVE

Flight-Lieut Dennis Baum, beloved husband of Muriel Kerner, 4 Minto Street, and beloved son of Mr and Mrs B. Baum, 44 Coillesdene Avenue, Joppa.
   
Piershill Cemetery Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh, Scotland
PLOT   Sec. C. Jewish. Grave 438

Bio on the find a grave memorial.

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/152059517/dennis-jacob-baum

Father - Braham Baum - died 1976

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/180134484/braham-baum

Step-Mother - Sophia Killen Baum - died 27 November 1965

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/180134506/sophia-baum

Son of Braham and Fanny (née Lipman) Baum [62yo Fanny died in 1945 in Edinburgh - Braham remarried--Sophia Killen on 27 Nov 1955 in Edinburgh (Sophia died in 1965); 87 years old  Braham died in 1976 in Edinburgh.

Fannie Baum, - 1945 - aged 62 years
685/3 475 Canongate and Portobella

Sandra


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London and Middlesex / John Towell
« on: Thursday 05 May 22 14:58 BST (UK)  »
Commonwealth War Graves Commission are appealing for relatives of Pvt John Towell, Royal Fusiliers - GS/144619 - died 17 September 1920 -

At the moment commemorated on the Brookwood Memorial.

Private Towell served with the 47th Bn.Royal Fusiliers - Service No -GS/144619. He was 27 years old/.

The Commission are in the process of producing a headstone to mark his grave.

FIND A GRAVE


http://www.rootschat.com/links/01rik/

Sandra

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Ross & Cromarty / J Macleod
« on: Monday 21 March 22 18:46 GMT (UK)  »
Commonwealth War Graves Commission are appealing for relatives of Seaman J Macleod - - Royal Naval Reserve - 5415 A  - died 1/2/1919 - aged 27 years  -  buried Eye Cemetery (Or Aignish Burial Ground), Isle Of Lewis.

The private memorial marking the grave of J Macleod no longer provides adequate commemoration.  The Commission are in the process of producing a new headstone to mark his grave.


https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/59959264/j-macleod

Sandra

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Radnorshire / William Percival Weatherley Powell
« on: Monday 21 March 22 16:45 GMT (UK)  »
Commonwealth War Graves Commission are appealing for relatives of Pvt William Percival Weatherley Powell - Herefordshire - service no 4330 - buried Llandrindod Wells Cemetery - died 21/7/1917 - buried D 867 (next to brother Arthur Powell)

Son of William James and Clara Elizabeth Powell of The Croft, Montpellier Park, Llandrindod Wells, Radnorshire.

The private memorial marking the grave of Pvt Powell no longer provides adequate commemoration.  The Commission are in the process of producing a new headstone to mark his grave.

Sandra

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Gloucestershire / Reginald Henry Rugman
« on: Sunday 13 March 22 15:10 GMT (UK)  »
Commonwealth War Graves Commission are appealing for relatives of Private R H Rugman - Gloucestershire Regiment. Service No :- 51596  - died 14/6/1918 - buried Oldbury On Severn  (St Arilda Churchyard)

Son of George William G & Caroline Fanny Rugman (nee Robertson) m.Q4-1898 @ Thornbury

The private memorial marking the grave of Private Reginald Henry Rugman no longer provides adequate commemoration.  The Commission is in the process of producing a new headstone to mark his grave.

https://astreetnearyou.org/person/359009/Private--Rugman

https://www.tracesofwar.com/sights/30067/Commonwealth-War-Graves-St-Arilda-Churchyard.htm

FIND A GRAVE

St. Arilda's Churchyard
Oldbury-on-Severn, South Gloucestershire Unitary Authority, Gloucestershire, England
PLOT   E of Church

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/177516986/reginald-henry-rugman

Sandra

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Glamorganshire / Matthew Pate
« on: Sunday 13 March 22 11:53 GMT (UK)  »
Commonwealth War Graves Commission are appealing for relatives of Private Matthew Pate - Service No - 28805 - died 31/12/1920 -  aged 26 years -buried Treorchy Cemetery.

Son of John and Mary Pate of Gelli, Glam.

The Commission are in the process of producing a headstone to mark his grave.

https://www.cwgc.org/find-records/find-war-dead/casualty-details/75467568/matthew-pate/

Sandra

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Glamorganshire / John William Sommers
« on: Saturday 12 March 22 16:16 GMT (UK)  »
Commonwealth War Graves Commission are appealing for relatives of Able Seaman John William Sommers - Service No:- J/44808 - died 8/7/1919 Oystermouth Cemetery.

The Commission are in the process of producing a headstone to mark his grave.

Died in Neath in 1919 after being medically discharged on 5 Feb 1919, due to 'Tuberculosis'
Born on 22 April 1900 at Llandrindod, Radnor,
Signed on for 12 years on 22 April 1915 (his birthday) as 'Boy II',
Before signing on, John William was a 'Gardeners Assistant'
He joined his first ship on 2 Oct 1915, HMS Impregnable as 'Boy I',

Mumbles War Memorial

Parents John & Harriet, married in America. John was a Carter, born in New York USA and Harriet was born at Presteigne, Radnorshire. They moved to Blackpill from Llandrindod around 1902/03.

In 1911 the census places the family in Blackpill at 4 Mill Lane, where his father was now a Colliery Banker, and William, the oldest of four sons and two daughters.

The children's ages in 1919  John William 19, Henry 18, Robert 17, Doris 16, Thomas 14, Marie 13


https://www.greatwarforum.org/topic/269448-new-cwgc-commemorations-300119/

Sandra

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