In Memory of


Royal Army Service Corps
attd, Rifle Brigade
who died on
Saturday, 26th February 1944. Age 28.

Additional Information: Son of May Theaker; husband of Harriet Theaker, of Grimsby.

Commemorative Information

Cemetery: GRIMSBY (SCARTHO ROAD) CEMETERY, Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
Grave Reference/
Panel Number:
Sec. 116. Row B. Grave 13.
Historical Information: Grimsby (Scartho Road) Cemetery was opened in 1889. During the 1939-1945 War boats of the Grimsby Fishing Fleet were attacked at sea, and the town and port were bombed many times. In 1941 German aircraft dropped incendiary flares and incendiary bombs on the Scartho Road Cemetery, but they were quickly extinguished and no material damage was sustained.

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