SD5144 : Memorial notice, Janet's Hill Wood

taken 7 years ago, near to Bowgreave, Lancashire, Great Britain

Memorial notice, Janet's Hill Wood
Memorial notice, Janet's Hill Wood
A eucalyptus tree (not thriving by the look of it) grows here in memory of Corporal Tom Hobday NX 46593, 3 Platoon C Company, 2nd/2nd Machine Gun Battalion, 9th Division Australian Imperial Force. Killed in action against the Japanese in North Borneo, August 2nd 1945.
A moving and totally unexpected sight in a small wood in north Lancashire.
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SD5144, 21 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Saturday, 10 July, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 13 July, 2010
Category
Memorial plaques   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 514 447 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:53.8088N 2:44.4457W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 513 447
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East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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