PETERBOROUGH WAR MEMORIAL

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Second World War
Civilians

FARROW, Mary Jane – 60 Huntley Grove, Peterborough. Died, aged 66, on the 29th April 1942 in an air raid on York at 55 Chatsworth Terrace. The daughter of William and Mary Corney of West Cottingwith and the widow of Richard Farrow. Buried in the York City and County Borough Cemetery.

KINGSTON, Edna – Cross Street, Peterborough.   A civilian who died, age unknown, on the 14th November 1941 following injuries received in an air raid in Peterborough on the 10th May 1941. The daughter of Frank Kingston who also died.

KINGSTON, Frank – Cross Street, Peterborough.  A civilian who died, aged 66, at the Memorial Hospital, Peterborough on the 26th November 1941 following injuries received in an air raid in Peterborough on the 10th May 1941. The father of Edna Kingston who also died.

RUFF, George William – 200 Palmerston Road, Woodston, Peterborough. A railwayman. Died, aged 37, on the 16th January 1941 at the Peterborough Memorial Hospital as a result of injuries received following an air raid whilst on duty. The husband of A. E. L. Ruff of 200 Palmerston Road, Woodston, Peterborough.

THOMPSON, Benjamin – 155 Gladstone Street, Peterborough. A Firewatcher. Died, aged 69, in Priestgate, Peterborough on the 10th May 1941 during an air raid whilst on duty. The husband of Alice Thompson of 155 Gladstone Street, Peterborough.

WYATT, Sidney Everitt – 128 St. Johns Street, Peterborough. A Firewatcher. Died, aged 48, in Priestgate, Peterborough on the 10th May 1941 during an air raid whilst on duty. The son of Edith Mary Wyatt, of 3 Station Road, Sheringham, Norfolk and the husband of Edith Annie Wyatt of 128 St. Johns Street, Peterborough.

SHARPE, Charles William – 31 Cranley Drive, London. Home Guard. Died, aged 31, on the 29th January 1944 along with his wife Doris and daughter Jennifer at 31 Cranley Drive as a result of a German bombing raid. The son of John and Fanny Sharpe of 95 New England, Peterborough.  Buried in the Municipal Borough Cemetery, Ilford.

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