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Current record for: Charles Robert Burchnall
Deceased Folder  Deceased Folder
Name Charles Robert Burchnall
Born in Not Known
Resident of 118 George's Road, Islington, N7
Died 26/12/1944
Age 50

Cause of Death No details

Cemetery or memorial Islington Cemetery and Crematorium
Grave or panel reference 23471 K

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World War 2
V2 attacks
V-2 attack on Tuesday 26th December 1944 (a)

Relative(s)      Relative(s)
  • Ada Burchnall, Wife
  • Mrs Casbolt, Sister
    90, Rhodes Street N1