Scopwick War Graves

Scopwick -  War Graves (3)

Scopwick's War Cemetery

Scopwick War Cemetery

Scopwick's War Graves are located in a cemetery to the north of the village in Vicarage Lane. It contains about 70 Commonwealth War Graves, many from the Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF) which served at nearby RAF Digby during WW2. There are also some German war graves and pre-WW2 military graves. Details of the graves are listed below.  Thanks to Mick & Jen Stocker for providing the details.

Listings: Commonwealth A to L
  Commonwealth M to Z
  German Military
  Pre WW2 Military
Note: Local historian, Pete Ford, has kindly offered to send images of these graves to family members on request. Pete can be contacted via email : Pete Ford
German War Graves
BORNER, Walter     Luftwaffe
  b.18 Nov 1900 d.01 Feb 1946  
KNORR, Helmut     Luftwaffe
  b 14 Nov 1919 d. 15 Jan 1943  
KRUSEWITZ, Karl-Heinz     Luftwaffe
  b 30 May 1921 d. 15 Jan 1943  
SEMLITSCHKA, Kurt     Luftwaffe
    d. 15 Jan 1943  
WOLFF, Gunther     Luftwaffe
  b 29 Mar 1921 d. 15 Jan 1943  
Pre WW2 Military Graves
DAVIDSON, Charles Robert MC, Squadron Leader   Royal Air Force
    d. 21 May 1936  
KIRKLEY, Colin     Royal Air Force
  b. 11 Jul 1916 d. 18 Mar 1935 Elder son of Cedric and Elsie Kirkley, Hawkes Bay, New Zealand
MACKAY, Stuart Sinclair Flying Officer   Royal Air Force
    d. 02 May 1931  
NIXON, George Edward Bullen       Royal Air Force
  b. 12 May 1910 d. 18 Mar 1935 Son of James and Florence Nixon, Christchurch, New Zealand
SHAW, Geoffrey M.E. Flt. Lieutenant   Royal Air Force
   age 31 d. 12 Jan 1931  
VILLIERS, Edward Gordon BA   Royal Air Force
  b. 18 Oct 1910 d. 19 Jun 1933 Youngest son of Rear Admiral and Mrs E. C. Villiers.
WARFORD-MIEN, Adrian John BA   Royal Air Force
  b. 22 Apr 1910 d. 14 Apr 1932