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Do you want to know how to find out more information about the War Graves?

If you want to know how you can find out more information on any of the War Graves in the Cemetery, click on the below link, Tony Foster has compiled an easy to follow, step by step and where to find guide on how you could find out further information.

Hints on how you can find out more information

(downloadable PDF file)

                                                                       (November 2010)
 



War Graves in Darwen Cemetery


Click on the Name 

A

Ainsworth H   Arrand L       Aspden A  
 Arrand L. Story

B

Bamber J     Bamford J    Banks J   Baron F
                                                 Baron F information

Baxenden N     Bending W    Bentley H

Blackledge J            Bone R I         Briggs J E
Blackledge J Story                                                

Bury J

C

Calvert G      Chippindale T    Cocker G
Calvert G Story                                                      
                                             

Cocker V            Cockshoot J E       Colling R

Cooper J       Coucill C.S         Craig G.R
                                             Craig G.R. Story
D

Davies K      Done A    Duxbury T 
Done A Story

E


Eccles J    Eccles J.E     Entwistle H

Entwistle J.H
F

Farley P      Ferguson J.H    Fielding W

Fish G W

G

Goodwin J.T      Green W

H

Hargreaves AG     Hargreaves S     Hargreaves W

  Haworth H.A      Haydock T       Heathcoat F   
 
 
Heriot J A      Heys E     Hindle C J
                                      Hindle C.J. Story
Hine G    Hollows F    Hutchinson E

Hutchinson R 

J


Jones E

K

Kenyon A    Knight J D   Knowles R A

L

Leach A    Lewis A De C    Lightbrown B

Lodge W    Lomax J R    Lonsdale J

Lowe J     Lucas F W   Lucas G R

M

Marshall A    McCann J A    Moore J

Mordlock C F

O

Oddie G E     Orrell R     Orrell T H

Orrell W H
 Orrell W.H. Story

P


Parker J    Pattinson N   Pendlebury E W

Pheasey A      Poole J    Preter A
      Poole J. Story

R


Ratcliffe W

S

Sharples A      Sharples J     Shorrock L

Singleton J

T

Turner S     Turner W


U

Unsworth H

W

Walkden J W     Walmsley B W

Walsh J   Walsh M B
  
Warburton H      Ward A E    Ward J T
        Ward A.E. Story  

Waring H    Waring T    Wilkinson H
                                   Wilkinson H Story
Williams F   Williams W.H    Wood J.C



Y

Yates G          Yates W
                           Yates W story  

 





Adopt a War Grave
 
Darwen Eastern and Western Cemeteries have 97 War Graves within the grounds. 
The majority are in the Old Western Cemetery.  
We are asking interested families or organisations if they would like to adopt a war grave to help with the up keep.   
All we are asking is you visit the grave on a regular basis and tend the bed of the grave. You may plant flowers or place floral tributes,  
The Headstones are the responsibility of Commonwealth War Graves Commission - and they will clean or repair them.

If you are interested in this project please click the Link below. 
Please let us know if there is a particular grave you wish to adopt and we will do our best to accommodate this.


Adopt a War Grave
Downloadable PDF file

Health & Safety Docment for Adopt a War Grave
Downloadable PDF file


 
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