Rossum Roman Catholic Cemetery

    Rossum is a small village administered by and 6 kilometres east of Weerselo, and 5 kilometres north of Oldenzaal. It lies 3 kilometres north-west of the main road to Germany. The Catholic church is in the centre of the village, with the churchyard immediately to the south. The graves are in the south-eastern part..
 

 

No Name Rank Service# Regiment Date of Death Age Grave
1 BEACHAM, ERNEST GEORGE RONALD Sergeant ( Air Bomber ) 1338277 Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve 13/05/1943 20 Grave 5
2 DUNMORE, LESLIE ALLAN Sergeant ( Air Gnr. ) 1320264 Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve 13/05/1943 19 Grave 4
3 GREY, DUNCAN Sergeant ( Flt. Engr. ) 1244614 Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve 13/05/1943 22 Grave 7
4 HILL, WILLIAM "BILL" HIRAM Flight Sergeant ( Nav. ) R/115769 Royal Canadian Air Force 13/05/1943 22 Grave 1
5 HOWELL, FRANCIS JAMES Sergeant ( Pilot ) 1384397 Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve 13/05/1943 22 Grave 3
6 HUTCHINS, MELVIN LAWRENCE Sergeant ( Air Gnr. ) R/144839 Royal Canadian Air Force 13/06/1943 20 Grave 10
7 LITTLEFAIR, ROBERT WILLIAM Sergeant ( W. Op. ) 1294785 Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve 13/05/1943 - Grave 2
8 MIDGLEY, ELLIS RONALD Flying Officer ( Pilot ) 127005 Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve 13/06/1943 32 Grave 8
9 MITCHELL, DOUGLAS SELDON Warrant Officer Class II ( Air Gnr. ) R/88029 Royal Canadian Air Force 13/05/1943 21 Grave 6
10 ROBERTS, ARNOLD Sergeant ( Air Gnr. ) 2213691 Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve 13/06/1943 19 Grave 9
11 TEVENS, ARTHUR WILLIAM Sergeant ( W.Op./Air Gnr. ) 1294635 Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve 13/06/1943 21 Grave 12
12 WOOD, SAMUEL Sergeant ( Flt. Engr. ) 578238 Royal Air Force 13/06/1943 19 Grave 11

No. of Identified Casualties: 12

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