HARROGATE CREMATORIUM

Country United Kingdom
Region Yorkshire
Total identified casualties 12 Find these records
Casualties from Second World War

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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