21 August 1941

 

Lance Corporal T L Farquharson --- Sergeant G W Shoebottom

 


 

Incident.  

  

 Killed by a Butterfly Bomb at Sarstead, Essex.

 


2128044 Lance Corporal

 

Thomas Lewis Farquarson.

 

22 Bomb Disposal Company.

 

Royal Engineers.

 

Photos given by Chris Ranstead.

 

Son of Thomas and Johanna Farquarson of Blackford.

 

Died on the 24th August 1941.

 

Buried at Blackford Cemetery.

 

Lance Corporal T.L. Farquarson 2nd row 2nd right behind bomb.

 

Back row left Tommy Phillips. 2nd from left white coat Toni Gullimotte.  middle Wally Fielding. Front left Tom Cawley or Crawley, 2nd from left Baldy, centre behind fins Cliff Wood, right of fins Thomas Farquarson, Sergeant George Shoebottom on bike.

 


 

1072908 Sergeant

 

George William Shoebottom.

 

22 Bomb Disposal Company.

 

Royal Engineers.

 

 

Son of G. William and Rose Hannah Shoebottom: Husband of Kathleen Shoebottom of Thwaite Gate, Leeds.

 

Died on the 24th August 1941. Aged 30.

 

Buried at Hunslet New Cemetery, Leeds.

 

Section 3 A. Cons Grave 928.