War Memorial

War Memorial

The War Memorial  can be found at the entrance to the El Alamein War Cemetery in Egypt.  The memorial was designed by Hubert Worthington and unveiled by Viscount Montgomery of Alamein on 24 October 1954.[1]

The memorial commemorates a collection of different areas of service and geography. For land forces the memorial largely commemorates those who died during the Western Desert Campaign as well as in Syria, Lebanon, Iraq and Iran and have no known grave. For airmen the memorial commemorates those that died in Egypt, Libya, Syria, Lebanon, Iraq, Greece, Crete and the Aegean, Ethiopia, Eritreathe Somalilands, the Sudan, East Africa, Aden and Madagascar and in service of the Rhodesian and South African Air Training Scheme and have no known grave. The memorial is collocated with El Alamein War Cemetery, which largely contains the graves of men who died at all stages of the Western Desert Campaign.

War Surname Forenames Nationality Rank Service No No Records = 21
WW II BEAVER Warwick Hilson UK Flight Sergeant 1027038 View Details
WW II BRUCK Henry Edward UK Warrant Officer 1313061 View Details
WW II CRAPP Arthur Geoffrey UK Corporal 525838 View Details
WW II CROSSMAN John NZ Private 23947 View Details
WW II DAVIS Gerald Robert James UK Flight Sergeant 550875 View Details
WW II HIBBERT John Henry UK Flight Sergeant 906246 View Details
WW II JOHNSTONE Charles William UK Flight Lieutenant 43858 View Details
WW II KENDALL John Willoughby UK Lieutenant 190585 View Details
WW II KENDALL John Willoughby UK Lieutenant 190585 View Details
WW II LAWRY Charles Mervyn UK Pilot Officer 125825 View Details
WW II LENDRUM Denis Charles UK Flying Officer 133436 View Details
WW II MATTHEWS Robert UK Flying Officer 130930 View Details
WW II MONTAGUE-BATES Patrick UK Pilot Officer 60521 View Details
WW II PEACH Stanley John UK Sergeant 316236 View Details
WW II PROUT Morris (Maurice) Claude UK Flight Sergeant 1311870 View Details
WW II RUSHTON Richard Douglas UK Sergeant 652008 View Details
WW II STIDEFORD John Roger UK Pilot Officer 104417 View Details
WW II STREET Paul Kenneth John UK Sergeant 922868 View Details
WW II THOMAS John Hamilton UK Trooper 7912387 View Details
WW II TOY Dudley Stanley UK Trooper 4626404 View Details
WW II TUCKER Kenneth Charles UK Sergeant 755162 View Details