IN MEMORy by Pierre Vandervelden

The visit to Commonwealth graves in Communal Cemeteries & Churchyards in Belgium & France

GAVRES Communal Cemetery (Morbihan France)

Right, a Polish Airman, 300Sqn, E. R. Korecki 11/11/1943 aged 35
E. A. Davies - W. J. Hogg
H. Smith - N. H. Whittaker
Photos Courtesy Alain Octavie (Fr)
Sgt Norman Horace Whittaker 14/05/1921 - 27/07/1941
for his nephew Nicholas Whittaker
Sgt Herbert Smith 26/11/1941 aged 26
Herbert was found drowned on the beach of Gavres and buried by the French local people.
for his brother Don Smith, Stephen Males and families

4 casualties

United Kingdom Flight Lieutenant (Pilot) Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve 50 Sqdn. Age: 32 Date of Death: 13/02/1943 Service No: 101537

Canadian Flight Sergeant (Nav./Bomber) Royal Canadian Air Force 50 Sqdn. Date of Death: 13/02/1943 Service No: R/97033

United Kingdom Sergeant (Obs.) Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve 22 Sqdn. Age: 26 Date of Death: 26/11/1941 Service No: 1061130

United Kingdom Sergeant (W.Op./Air Gnr.) Royal Air Force 44 Sqdn. Age: 20 Date of Death: 27/07/1941 Service No: 949600

IF You have a casualty picture, please send me a copy, I'll be glad to show it on this page.

IF You want a king size copy of this picture (300/900 ko - 2592/1944 pixels) please e-mail me.

IF You want picture of a particular grave, in this cemetery, please e-mail me.

Casualties informations come usualy from Commonwealth War Graves Commission, see links for more informations © Pierre Vandervelden - Belgium