5 July 1943

 

Lance Corporal R W Cawthorn and Sapper L W Plowright

 


 

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2004554 Lance Corporal

 

Robert William Cawthorn.

 

7 Bomb Disposal Company.

 

Royal Engineers.

 

 

Son of Thomas and Lucy Cawthorn of Knottingley: Husband of Lucy Cawthorn of Brotheron.

 

Died on the 5th July 1943. Aged 25.

 

Buried at Knottingley Cemetry.

Grave 418.

 

 


 

 

1874049 Sapper

 

Leonard William Plowright.

 

7 Bomb Disposal Company.

 

Royal Engineers.

 

Photos taken by Sue and Brian Simm

 

Son of Robert William and Ivy Louisa Plowright of Parson Drove: Husband of Winifred Maud Plowright.

 

Died on the 5th July 1943. Aged 25.

 

Lance Corporal R.W. Cawthorn also died at this incident.

 

Buried at Emmanuel Churchyard, Southea, Cambridgeshire.

 

 

Southea Memorial Cambridgeshire.