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Sergeant Charles William Hoare

Incident Report

Eastbourne Railway Station

  • October 26, 1940
  • Eastbourne Railway Station



Incident. Driver S. Cornell was possibly injured whilst clearing an unexploded bomb at Eastbourne Railway Station on the 26 October 1940, where Lance Sergeant J. McDonald died and then died of his injuries on the 28 October 1940.

Personal Details

  • 22092236 Sergeant
  • Charles William Hoare
  • 3 Bomb Disposal Section
  • Royal Engineers
Died on the 26th October 1940. Aged 41 Buried at Sidcup Cemetery. Section B. Row 37. Grave 85.


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