Bornebroek Roman Catholic Cemetery

Bornebroek is a village and commune 6 kilometres north-west of Hengelo, in the province of Overijssel. Bornerbroek is a village in the commune, 7 kilometres west of Borne village and 5 kilometres south of the town of Almelo, on the Almelo-Ambt-Delden road. The Roman Catholic churchyard is in the centre of the village, and the graves are in the south-western part.

No. of Identified Casualties: 6

No Name Rank Service# Regiment Date of death Age Grave
1 Brown, Malcolm Penvil Sergeant (Nav.) 778810 Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve 27/04/1943 20 Coll. grave 4-6
2 Hanan, Samuel Warrant Officer Class II (Pilot) R/101482 Royal Canadian Air Force 27/04/1943 21 Coll. grave 4-6
3 Lane, Frank Sydney Flight Sergeant (Air Gnr.) R/81411 Royal Canadian Air Force 27/04/1943 27 Grave 1
4 Litchfield, Edwin Giles Sergeant (W.Op./Air Gnr.) 776126 Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve 27/04/1943 Unkn Coll. grave 4-6
5 Purchase, Frederick Hugh Warrant Officer Class II (Bomb Aimer) R/105100 Royal Canadian Air Force 27/04/1943 Unkn Grave 3
6 Thompson, George Kenneth Sergeant (Pilot) 1038224 Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve 27/04/1943 22 Grave 2

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