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Saint-Pol-de-Léon cemetery

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  • Nom
    Saint-Pol-de-Léon cemetery
  • Lieu
    SAINT-POL-DE-LÉON
  • Contribution
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  • ID
    3058.3182

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War Cemeteries
Saint-Pol-de-Léon cemetery
Saint-Pol-de-Léon cemetery
The Saint-Pol-de-Léon communal cemetery is home to the grave of sailor:
Stocker 1st class RN Thomas Robson crew member of the Destroyer H.M.S. Javelin of the Royal Navywhich suffered heavy damage during the fighting on November 29, 1940.

The cemetery also houses the graves of 17 resistance fighters shot in Brest for the most part members of the réseau Centurie OCMwhich was held prisoner at Pontaniou. Their bodies were found only 18 years later.

Credit photo and contribution Philippe Boudot.

 
Saint-Pol-de-Léon cemetery
Saint-Pol-de-Léon cemetery.
Cimetieres
Saint-Pol-de-Léon cemetery
Saint-Pol-de-Léon cemetery.
Cimetieres
Saint-Pol-de-Léon cemetery
Saint-Pol-de-Léon cemetery.
Cimetieres
Saint-Pol-de-Léon cemetery
Saint-Pol-de-Léon cemetery.
Cimetieres

Saint-Pol-de-Léon cemetery

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