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Graves and Memorials

Taukkyan War Cemetery, Rangoon, Burma, Second World War

See also Rangoon War Memorial


Grave of Private John Helm, number 3534992, 2nd Battalion, King's Own Royal Regiment, died 16th June 1944. Age 25. Buried in Taukkyan War Cemetery.
Accession Number: KO2205/02


Grave of Corporal Arthur Norman Law, number 3860981, 2nd Battalion, King's Own Royal Regiment, died 16th May 1944. Age 29. Buried in Taukkyan War Cemetery.
Accession Number: KO2205/03


Grave of Lance Corporal Arthur Renshaw, number 3776777, 2nd Battalion, King's Own Royal Regiment, died 14 May 1944. Age 27. Son of James and Ellen Renshaw of Hulme, Manchester. Buried in Taukkyan War Cemetery.
Accession Number: KO2205/04


Grave of Corporal Peter William Mcilroy, number 3714163, 2nd Battalion, King's Own Royal Regiment, died 25th May 1944. Age 27. Buried in Taukkyan War Cemetery.
Accession Number: KO2205/05


Grave of Private Thomas Postlethwaite, number 3714056, 2nd Battalion, King's Own Royal Regiment, died 14th May 1944. Age 26. Buried in Taukkyan War Cemetery.
Accession Number: KO2205/06


Grave of Private William Hall Carlsson, number 3719105, 2nd Battalion, King's Own Royal Regiment, died 15th May 1944. Age 29. Son of John and Susannah Carlsson of Thornton Lancashire, husband of Gladys Mary Carlsson of Thornton. Buried in Taukkyan War Cemetery.
Accession Number: KO2205/07


Grave of Private Arthur Westhead, number 3772700, 2nd Battalion, King's Own Royal Regiment, died 14th May 1944. Age 25. Son of Edward and Prudence Westhead of Liverpool; husband of Eunice Irene Westhead of Waterloo, Liverpool. Buried in Taukkyan War Cemetery.
Accession Number: KO2205/08


Grave of Private Ernest Wilding, number 3711771, 2nd Battalion, King's Own Royal Regiment, died 15th May 1944. Age 24. Son of James William and Gertrude Wilding of Beswick, Manchester. Buried in Taukkyan War Cemetery.
Accession Number: KO2205/09


Grave of Private Thomas Albert Wall, number 4465354, 2nd Battalion, King's Own Royal Regiment, died 14th May 1944, age 32. Son of Sidney and Louisa Wall of Everton, Liverpool. Buried in Taukkyan War Cemetery
Accession Number: KO2205/10


Grave of Private Kendall Sidney William Blatchford, number 6346084, 2nd Battalion, King's Own Royal Regiment, died 6th May 1944. Age 23.  Formerly of the Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry.
Accession Number: KO2205/11


Rangoon War Memorial in Taukkyan War Cemetery, Rangoon, Burma
Accession Number: KO2205/01


Taukkyan War Cemetery, Rangoon War Memorial, Burma
Accession Number: KO2205/12


Taukkyan War Cemetery, Rangoon War Memorial, Burma
Accession Number: KO2205/13


Taukkyan War Cemetery and Rangoon War Memorial, Burma
Accession Number: KO2205/14


Taukkyan War Cemetery, Rangoon War Memorial, Burma
Accession Number: KO2205/15

 

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