In Memory of

Clive Richard Leonard THORNTON

Sergeant
577022
1663 HCU
Royal Air Force

Who died on
Saturday 01 May 1943
Age 18

 

Additional Information:
Son of Richard Alexander and Annie Irene Thornton, of Merstham, Redhill, Surrey.

Cemetery:
BARNEVILLE-SUR-MER COMMUNAL CEMETERY, Manche, Normandy, France.

Location:
Barneville-sur-mer is a small town and seaside resort on the west coast of the Cherbourg Peninsula. The communal cemetery is on the eastern side of the town, on the D.42 road to Saint-Maurice at its junction with the N.803 road from La-Haye-du-Puits. There is 1 Commonwealth burial of the 1939-1945 war here, in the north-western part, some 7 yards north of the Calvary in the main path.

Circumstances:
Please, follow this link (or click on the map at the top left of this page):

1663 HCU-1 May 1943

 

 

 

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