27 March 1941.

 

Incident 1.

 

Sapper M Blackburne

 

Incident 2

 

Lieutenant L J Ball --- Sapper T R Fishwick --- Lieutenant D Ross --- Sapper D A Palmer

 

Driver A W Stevens --- Driver R Sullivan --- Sergeant D Thompson --- Sapper E Thompson.

 


 

No details to either incident are available.

 


 

3439194 Sapper

 

Michael Blackburne.

 

6 Bomb Disposal Company.

 

Royal Engineers.

 

Photo taken by Bill Saxton.

 

Son of William and Ellen Blackburne of Manchester: Husband of Nancy Blackburne of Manchester.

 

Died on the 27th March 1941. Aged 38.

 

Buried at Saint Josephs Roman Catholic Cemetery, Moston, Lancashire.

 

Saint James Section Grave 1170.

 


 

123014 Lieutenant

 

Lawrence Joseph Ball.

 

7 Bomb Disposal Company.

 

Royal Engineers.

 

 

Son of Joseph and Celia C. Ball of Plymouth: Husband of Winifred Mary Ball of Paignton. A.M.I.C.E., A.M.I.M

 

Died on the 27th March 1941. Aged 33.

 

Buried at Weston Mill Cemetery, Plymouth.

 

Section C Cons Grave 17892.

 

 


 

 

1991724 Sapper

 

Thomas Raffle Fishwick.

 

7 Bomb Disposal Company.

 

Royal Engineers.

 

 

Husband of Elizabeth Laura Fishwick of Ryhope, County Durham.

 

Died on the 27th March 1941. Aged 22.

 

Buried at Weston Mill Cemetery, Plymouth.

 

Section C Cons Grave 17888.

 


 

154324 Lieutenant

 

David Ross.

 

7 Bomb Disposal Company.

 

Royal Engineers.

 

 

 

Son of Captain Daniel Ross and of Jeanie Gibson Ross (nee Stirling): Husband of Thomsonnina (Nina) Ross (nee Macleod of Scourie, Sutherlandshire.

 

Died on the 27th March 1941. Aged 34.

 

Weston Mill Cemetery, Plytmouth.

 

Section C. Cons Grave 17891.

 


 

1894425 Sapper

 

Douglas Alfred Palmer.

 

7 Bomb Disposal Company.

 

Royal Engineers.

 

 

Son of Douglas Cecil and Harriet Maud Palmer of Chadwell Heath, Romford, Essex.

 

Died on the 28th January 1944. Aged 23.

 

Buried at Weston Mill Cemetery, Plymouth.

 

Section C. Cons. Grave 17886.

 

 


 

 

1945630 Driver

 

Albert William Stevens.

 

7 Bomb Disposal Company.

 

Royal Engineers.

 

 

Son of Fred and Agnes Stevens of Enmore, Somerset.

 

Died on the 27th March 1941. Aged 20.

 

Buried at Weston Mill Cemetery, Plymouth.

 

Section C. Cons Grave 17884.

 

 


 

 

1945480 Driver

 

Reginald Sullivan.

 

7 Bomb Disposal Company.

 

Royal Engineers.

 

 

Husband of Ivy Grace Sullivan of Buckhurst Hill, Essex.

 

Died on the 27th March 1941. Aged 33.

 

Buried at Weston Mill Cemetery, Plymouth.

 

Section C. Cons grave 17880.

 

 


 

 

1991126 Sergeant

 

David Thompson.

 

7 Bomb Disposal Company.

 

Royal Engineers.

 

 

Husband of Florence Thompson of Eastney, Portsmouth.

 

Died on the 27th March 1941. Aged 38.

 

Buried at Weston Mill Cemetery, Plymouth.

 

Section C. Cons Grave 17878.

 

 


 

 

1991559 Sapper

 

Ernest Thompson.

 

7 Bomb Disposal Company.

 

Royal Engineers.

 

 

Son of James and Elizabeth Thompson of Widnes, Lancashire: Husband of Ellen Jane Thompson.

 

Died on the 27th March 1941. Aged 34.

 

Buried at Weston Mill Cemetery, Plymouth.

 

Section C. Cons Grave 17890.