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Scrapbook kept by Helene Marie Sinnatt, née Jackson, during the Occupation. Book 5, Page 70. Includes newscuttings of notices and articles published in the Evening Post, including articles concerning the funeral of 29 British naval men whose bodies were washed ashore in November 1943.

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Reference L/C/306/A/5/70
Date November 16th 1943 - November 30th 1943
Scope and Content Includes newscuttings of: a report of a visit to Ilag VII made by Erik R Berg, a delegate of the World Alliance of YMCAs written by Geoffrey Fraser concerning Red Letter Day in L [Laufen] camp; an article about the bodies of British naval men washed ashore, an article concerning the funeral for the 29 men, and a correction regarding this article; and a notice concerning the reporting of shells and fuses to the military authorities.
Names Aubin, Charles Walter Duret
Barnett, H
Berg, Erik R
Bradbury, George Hunt
Chester, Freddie
Cooke, Theodore Frederic Vernon
Coutanche, Sir Alexander Moncrieff, Bailiff of Jersey
Cuming, Charles James
Economou, T
Erdtsieck, Freddy
Eveson, Joe
Finks, Chick
Fraser, Geoffrey
Guy, Frederick Charles
Halbfass, Mr
Hale, R G
Knackfuss, Colonel, Field Commandant
Le Marinel, Matthew, Reverend, Dean of Jersey
Leedham, T
Lomax, George Frederick
Maclaren, Malcolm Shaw
Marshall, Mr
McQuade, H
Mol, A
Nassy, Mr
Potts, Freddy
Rose, Charlie
Rowe, Walter
Rufall, Dr
Sherwill, A J
Shaw, G
Shone, Henry John
Sinnatt, Helene Marie, née Jackson
Theobald, Charles William
Webster, J E
Williams, W
Wynward, R A
British Legion
British Red Cross
Evening Post
HMS Charybdis
International Red Cross
J B Le Quesne (Funeral Directors)
Laufen Internment Camp
Mont à l'Abbé Cemetery
Navy League
World Alliance of Young Men's Christian Associations
Keywords armed services | deaths | drowning | Funerals | Internees | internment camps | Naval | newscuttings | Newspapers | notices | Occupation | reports | scrapbooks | Second World War | sinkings
Category L/C-Personal and estate
Places Bonne Nuit Bay, La Pulente, Mont à l'Abbé Cemetery, Laufen, St Malo
Dimensions 1 jpeg file
Language English
Level of description Item
Access restrictions Closed for preservation - please see digital copy
Closed until 2100

Scrapbook kept by Helene Marie Sinnatt, née Jackson, during the Occupation. Book 5, Page 70. Includes newscuttings of notices and articles published in the Evening Post, including articles concerning the funeral of 29 British naval men whose bodies were washed ashore in November 1943.

L/C/306/A/5/70

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