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James Worthington

My uncle Jim was wounded on the 15th October 1944 and died of his wounds on the 18th October 1944 at

Venray,Southern Holland, if you ever visit this region of Holland call and see the War Museum at Overloon,it is

the next town to Venray.

When he died he was attatched to the Suffolk's he actually joined the East Yorkshire's and served in India

before the war started, he left a wife (Aunt Rhoda..nee

Manchester) and two son's Colin (died 2003) and James

living at Brentwood,Essex.

I have done this page in memory of  "My Uncle Jim".

THEY SHALL NOT GROW OLD,

AS THEY THAT ARE LEFT GROW OLD;

AGE SHALL NOT WEARY THEM

NOR THE YEARS CONDEMN.

AT THE GOING DOWN OF THE SUN

AND IN THE MORNING,

WE WILL REMEMBER THEM.

               Durham Light Infantry

                 Thomas Kenny VC.

                       1882-1948

                     Wheatley Hill

                    County Durham

John Scott Youll VC.

Northumberland Fusiliers

Second Lieutenant

11th Battalion

Died 27 Oct 1918 age 21.

Born Thornley Colliery,County Durham.

Buried at Giavera British Cemetery,Arcade.

(his father and my grandfather Park,my mothers side,where cousins).

My Grandfather Park, 12year in DLI and 2 year reserve,

joined when 18 and came out at 30, went into mines and

retired as a Overman.

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Paul A Worthington.....Buried.. Cambridge American Cemetery, England....

Death date..11 Oct 1944....Plot : D Row 7 Grave 24.

World War 11.......Rank..Technical Sergeant...U.S. Army Air Forces

Service ID..19000038.........Awards..Air Medal with 3 Oah Leaf Clusters...

Division...338th Bomber Squadron, 96th Bomber Group, Heavy.

In Memory of

Private THOMAS WORTHINGTON

 

8561, 3rd Bn., Northumberland Fusiliers

who died age 31

on 26 October 1914

Son of Matthew and Ann Worthington; husband of J. Worthington, of 16, Bowsden Terrace. South Gosforth. Born at Crook, Co. Durham.

Remembered with honour

GOSFORTH (ST. NICHOLAS) CHURCHYARD