The Barbados Second Contingent included 12 young men, six of whom gave their lives, all of whom will be commemorated when The Queen unveils the Bomber Command Memorial on Thursday 28th June 2012 in London, England.
The Barbados Second Contingent were recruited for the RAF and departed Barbados in November 1940 aboard the S.S. Maaskerk. It comprised: C.P. King, J.S. Partridge, A.A. Walrond, J.L.L. Yearwood, M.R. Cuke, E. W. Barrow, G.D. Cumberbatch, A.P.C. Dunlop, H.E.S. Worme, G.A. Barrow, A.O. Weekes, B.F.H. Miller.
Sgt Greystone Doyle Cumberbatch, 1383404, is one of the 55,573 young men who gave their lives and will be commemorated when The Queen unveils the Bomber Command Memorial on Thursday 28th June 2012 in London, England.
Edward Carleton Cumberbatch gives up £4.4m to marry his love Mary Gertrude Honoria Ashe, the daughter of a musician.
CUMBERPATCH - Hugh. Goodbye to a dearly loved husband, father and grandfather. He will be greatly missed and remembered by all who knew him. Alice, Alison, Lennox, James, Holly, William. The funeral will be held at Wilford Hill Crematorium on Wednesday 15th February at 4pm - Alice.
Nottingham Post 8 February 2012.
Peacefully on January 8, 2012 at her home in Whalley, Edna, aged 82 years. The dearly loved wife of the late Bob, much loved mum of Jennifer and Glynis, loving mother in law of Mick and Ted, also a dearest grandma and great grandma. Reposing in 'Peacehaven' Chapel of Rest, service and cremation will take place at Accrington Crematorium on Monday, January 23 at 2.20pm. Family flowers only please, donations in memory of Edna if so desired may be given for Sabden & Whalley Medical Group,donations fund c/o Mrs P Stewart, Sabden and Whally Medical Group 42 King St, Whalley, BB7 9SL. Enquiries to Brian Price & Son Funeral Directors. Tel 01200 441297
Wednesday, 11 January 2012: This is Lancashire
Peacefully on May 18, 2010, at his home in Whalley, Bob aged 79 years. The dearly loved husband of Edna, much loved dad of Jennifer and Glynis, loving father-in-law of Mick and Ted also a dearest grandad and great-grandad. Reposing in Peace-haven Chapel of Rest. Service and cremation will take place at Accrington Crematorium on Thursday, May 27, at 1.00 p.m. Family flowers only please donations in memory of Bob if so desired may be given for and cheques made payable to Sabden and Whalley Medical Group Donations Fund, c/o Mrs P. Stewart, Sabden and Whalley Medical Group, 42 King Street, Whalley BB7 9SL Inquiries to Brian Price and Son Funeral Directors Tel: 01200 441297.
Saturday, 22 May 2010: This is Lancashire
Wednesday, 14 October 2009: This is Lancashire