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I am acting on behalf of the authorities at the United Nations Memorial Cemetery, Busan, South Korea, where over 800 British Servicemen are buried.

The authorities wish to obtain photographs of those Servicemen interred there, and, also of those who died but have no known grave (200+).

Copies of the photographs will be placed in the man’s records, and will also be displayed on the walls of the Cemetery Hall of Remembrance for all time.

Letter. (42746899)
Letter. (42746899)

The following names are just some of the young men from the East Midlands area who gave their lives in the Korean War: Gnr Alan Bond, Pte John H. Rowson; Tpr Maurice L. Walton, Pte Colin Salmon, Lt Keith W. Eastgate, 2nd Lt George D. Rudge, Pte Cyril C. Crompton, Pte Dennis H. Buckley, Fus Geoffrey F. Allen, Sig Warren Smith, Pte Terence Meads, Fus Roland E. Jackson, Pte Raymond Kinne, L/Cpl Peter Garwood, and Lt Richard Neville-Jones RN.

Any family, or friend, who lost a loved one in the Korean War 1950-53 and would like to take part in this project can send the photograph to me, Brian Hough, at 116 Fields Farm Rd. Hyde SK143NP. Greater Manchester. If more details are required you can phone me on 0161 368 5622 or email bhough116@gmail.com

May I thank you for any help that you can give in this project. — BRIAN HOUGH, Manchester



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