Deurningen Roman Catholic Cemetery

Deurningen is a small village administered by, and 10 kilometres south of, Weerselo. It is 6 kilometres north-east of Hengelo and about 2.5 kilometres north-west of the main road to Oldenzaal and Germany. The Catholic church is in the centre of Deurningen, the cemetery lying immediately north of the church. Against the western boundary are the graves of 1 British and 4 Canadian airmen.

 

No Name Rank Service# Regiment Date of Death Age Grave
1 BAUMGARTEN, RAYMOND LAMPORT Flying Officer ( Nav. ) J/14523 Royal Canadian Air Force 13/05/1943 24 Row 1. Coll. grave 1-5
2 HATCH, ALAN EDGAR Flight Sergeant ( Pilot ) R/120614 Royal Canadian Air Force 13/05/1943 21 Row 1. Coll. grave 1-5
3 HILDRETH, CHARLES CLIFFORD Flight Sergeant ( Air Gnr. ) R/145781 Royal Canadian Air Force 13/05/1943 21 Row 1. Coll. grave 1-5
4 HORWOOD, DOUGLAS RAY Flight Sergeant ( Air Bomber ) R/127814 Royal Canadian Air Force 13/05/1943 24 Row 1. Coll. grave 1-5
5 LEVEN, WILLIAM Sergeant ( W.Op./Air Gnr. ) 1077731 Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve 13/05/1943 20 Row 1. Coll. grave 1-5

No. of Identified Casualties: 5

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