HARROGATE CREMATORIUM

Country United Kingdom
Region Yorkshire
Total identified casualties 12 Find these records
Casualties from Second World War
GPS Coordinates Latitude: 53.987
Longitude: -1.49453

Location Information

Harrogate Crematorium is situated within Harrogate (Stonefall) Cemetery, which is located south-east of Harrogate, on the fringe of the town, just off the A661 on Forest Lane.


History Information

During the 1939-1945 War 12 service men and women were cremated at Harrogate Crematorium. They are commemorated in the adjoining War Graves Plot, the names being inscribed on a bronze memorial tablet fixed to the inner wall of the shelter building on the northern boundary of the Air Forces Section beneath the inscription: 1939-1945 THESE MEMBERS OF HIS MAJESTY'S FORCES DIED IN THE SERVICE OF THEIR COUNTRY AND WERE CREMATED

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