CorporalROWBOTHAM, HAROLD

Service Number 1871964

Died 29/07/1944

Aged 27

3 Parachute Sqn.
Royal Engineers

Son of George and Mary Rowbotham; husband of Joan Rowbotham, of Hipperholme, Yorkshire.

Inscription

ON WHOSE SOUL SWEET JESUS HAVE MERCY" HE GAVE THE GREATEST GIFT R.I.P.

Buried at RANVILLE WAR CEMETERY

Location: Calvados, France
Number of casualties: 2417

Cemetery/memorial reference: IA. A. 16.

See cemetery plan
Cemetery details

CWGC Archives

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DISCLAIMER:
This collection of documents was assembled by the Commonwealth War Graves Commission and its predecessors as part of the processes involved in the commemoration of individuals. As a result, they contain many corrections and alterations which reflect their use as working documents. For further information concerning the history of the collection, please see our About Our Records page.
Please be advised that some of the documents, especially the burial returns and exhumation reports, may contain information which some people may find distressing. The original archive records and their digital copies remain the property of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission, but are available for re-use for private and non-commercial purposes.