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Lance Corporal George William Sweetman

Incident Report

Waxham, Norfolk mine clearance

  • February 5, 1945
  • Waxham, Norfolk

Deceased

Details

Lance Sergeant L. Holbrook, Lance Corporal G. Sweetman and Corporal W. Vaughan BEM all died at this incident. Mine clearance Waxham, Norfolk.  

Personal Details

  • 1895867 Lance Corporal
  • George William Sweetman
  • 4 Bomb Disposal Company
  • Royal Engineers
Son of Albert Charles and Emily Sweetman of Hammersmith. Died on the 5th February 1945. Aged 31. Buried at Mortlake Cemetery, Greater London. Plot 14 Section C Grave 287. Lance Sergeant L. Holbrook, Lance Corporal G. Sweetman and Corporal W. Vaughan BEM all died at this incident, mine clearance Waxham. Norfolk. Mundesely Memorial, Norfolk.

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