Cold War Warrior

Cold War Warrior

Posted on 06/20/2015


Photo taken on June 10, 2015



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St John The Evangelist
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Gloucestershire
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St John The Evangelist, Beachley, Gloucestershire 10 June 2015

St John The Evangelist, Beachley, Gloucestershire 10 June 2015
A CWGC post war (WW1) grave stone.

St John's and the adjacent school house were built in 1833, chiefly funded by James Jenkins of Beachley Manor. Interred there are almost 100 graves of Italian and German prisoners of war who died in POW camps in Sedbury and the Bulwark area of Chepstow. There are four unmarked German graves in the old churchyard from WW1.

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