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Remembrance Texts Orphir Cemetery

Charles Colville Steele is commemorated on the headstone of Colonel Henry Halcro Johnston and Marie Johnston Steele. He is buried in St. Mary's churchyard, Brandesburton, in East Yorkshire.

Charles Colville Steele RAAF Sgt Pilot Died on duty at Yorkshire 7th Aug 1942 aged 20

William Victor Linklater is commemorated on the headstone of Jessie Linklater, James S Sclater and Peter S Sclater. He has no known grave and is commemorated on the Thiepval memorial, on the Somme.

Also their son William Victor Linklater who was killed in France 12th Oct. 1916 Aged 21 years.

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  • Text: Simon Armstrong
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