KIRKBY WHARFE (ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST) CHURCHYARD EXTENSION

Country United Kingdom
Region Yorkshire
Total identified casualties 24 Find these records
Casualties from First & Second World War

History Information

The graves of 23 airmen of the 1939-1945 War are in a special group on a portion of land set aside by the Parochial Church Council for the use of the Royal Air Force Fighter Sector Station at Church Fenton, Tadcaster. Also buried in this group are two Pilot Officers belonging to the R.A.F. who were killed in an aircraft accident on 30th January 1939. The extension also contains the grave of one British soldier who died during the 1914-1918 War.

NEARBY CWGC CEMETERIES & Memorials

KIRKBY WHARFE (ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST) CHURCHYARD

Location: United Kingdom, Yorkshire

Number of casualties: 3

BOLTON PERCY (ALL SAINTS) CHURCHYARD

Location: United Kingdom, Yorkshire

Number of casualties: 1

TADCASTER CEMETERY

Location: United Kingdom, Yorkshire

Number of casualties: 20