In Memory of


'C' Sqn., 44th, Royal Tank Regiment, R.A.C.
who died on
Sunday, 6th August 1944. Age 21.

Additional Information: Son of George Henry and Maria Margaret Beebe, of Stretford, Lancashire; husband of Winifred May Beebe, of Stretford.

Commemorative Information

Cemetery: BAYEUX WAR CEMETERY, Calvados, France
Grave Reference/
Panel Number:
XII. F. 12.
Location: The town of Bayeux, in Normandy, lies 24 kilometres north-west of Caen. Bayeux War Cemetery is situated in the south-western outskirts of the town on the by-pass, which is named Rue de Sir Fabian Ware. On the opposite side of the road stands the Bayeux Memorial.

Historical Information: Bayeux was the first French town of importance to be liberated from the Germans in June 1944. The are now over 4,100, 1939-45 Commonwealth war casualties commemorated in this site. Of these, 338 are unidentified casualties. Also commemorated here are 7 non-world war and more than 500 Foreign National war casualties.