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Commonwealth War Graves Cugny

There is 1 unidentified burial of the First World War and 7 of the Second World War on Cugny Communal Cemetery.

The 7 WW2 war graves are the crew of a Special Duty Halifax (MA-Y from 161.Sq.), shot down during the night of August 8/9 1944:

Pilot - F/Sgt. J W Nicholls (22)
Navigator - W/Op. J B Grady (RCAF) (26)
Air Bomber - P/O G E Rhead (28)
Wireless Operator - Sgt. A A Rivers (23)
Engineer - Sgt. B C F Dean (27)
Dispatcher - Sgt. C G Bragg (20)
Rear Gunner - Sgt. E Markson (38)

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