Boston - William Leafe Mitcham

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Reference WMO/265528


Boston Cemetery

Marian Road


PE21 9HA


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Status: On original site
Type: Freestanding
Location: External
Setting: Within a garden/park/churchyard/enclosure/Marketplace
Description: Addition to Gravestone
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
About the memorial: Grave Marker
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Left Headstone In Loving Memory Of / A Dear Wife And Mother / Edith Mitcham / Who Died 15th February 1961 / Aged 79 Years / Re-United Right Headstone In Loving Memory Of / A Beloved Husband And Father / Henry Mitcham / Who Died 2nd June 1949 / Aged 65 Years / One We Loved But Could Not Save. Foundation Below Headstones Also Of His Son William Leafe Killed In Action North Africa / 5th Mar 1943 Aged 27 Years

MITCHAM William Leefe, 2015330, Lance Corporal, Royal Engineers, 275 Field Coy. Son of Henry and Edith Mitcham, of Boston, Lincolnshire. Presumed killed in action 5th March 1943, aged 26, interred SFAX WAR CEMETERY, Tunisia. XI. B. 26

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