Bangor New Cemetery, Bangor, Co. Down

Bangor New Cemetery on the Newtownards Road in Co. Down is the resting place of 40 servicemen who served in World War Two as well as victims of the Blitz.

Bangor New Cemetery

62 Newtownards Road

Bangor

BT20 4DN

United Kingdom

Commonwealth War Graves in Bangor New Cemetery

The Commonwealth War Graves Commission lists 40 grave plots in Bangor New Cemetery on Newtownards Road, Bangor, Co. Down.

Last Name First Name(s) Date of Death Grave
Ahmed Shief 20th July 1940 Section 5X, Grave 23B
Beckett Thomas Smith 20th July 1940 Section 5X, Grave 21
Bowman Eric Ritchie 24th December 1941 Section 4V, Grave 82
Cameron Cyril Charles 22nd October 1944 Section 4V, Grave 86
Coffin William 8th September 1945 Section 5W, Grave 95
Conway Robert 25th December 1941 Section 6P, Grave 21C
Cook Derek Alfred 17th March 1942 Section 3L, Grave 1B
Darragh James 27th June 1945 Section 5X, Grave 9
Deville Thomas Charles 6th May 1943 Section 5X, Grave 1
Dickson Thomas 25th September 1943 Section 5W, Grave 79
Duff Robert 20th August 1946 Section 5X, Grave 35
Ellis George 7th May 1945 Section 4U, Grave 112
King Arthur James 23rd April 1941 Section 4V, Grave 20
Lamb Harold 18th June 1944 Section 5X, Grave 2
Morrison William John 12th April 1944 Section 4U, Grave 24
Fraser William Elliot 15th September 1946 Section 4R, Grave 158
Gault William Francis Ernest 4th April 1941 Section 4V, Grave 39
Kennedy Hugh 16th December 1940 Section 5W, Grave 37
Lee Edward 19th December 1946 Section 1A, Grave 124
MacCallum John Evelyn Matier 16th October 1943 Section 2G, Grave 76
MacDonald William Moody 28th August 1941 Section 3K, Grave 160
MacFarlane Albert George 29th January 1942 Section 5Q, Grave 181
Martin Edward 20th June 1945 Section 3K, Grave 26
Megarry Herbert Reginald 18th May 1940 Section 4V, Grave 175
Miley Frederick James 26th January 1942 Section 1C, Grave 86
Miller William Watson 24th February 1945 Section 4U, Grave 113
Owen Edward Francis 19th February 1941 Section 5X, Grave 1A
Reuben Albert Edward 10th June 1945 Section 5W, Grave 90
Rutherford Robert Henry 22nd July 1943 Section 2H, Grave 166
Sloss Francis Neville 18th June 1943 Section 1D, Grave 17
Smith Nathaniel Robert 14th June 1942 Section 4V, Grave 27
Stewart Thomas 16th December 1944 Section 4V, Grave 151A
Stubbings Barry John 14th March 1942 Section 5X, Grave 20
Thompson Ernest Oscar 17th November 1943 Section 4U, Grave 25
Watson Ernest 15th September 1942 Section 5O, Grave 82
Wilson Robert Logan 28th June 1942 Section 4R, Grave 147
Woods Morrison 19th August 1946 Section Wall, Grave 369
Hamilton John Nelson 5th May 1941 Section 4V, Grave 41
Hollywood David Francis Apperson 15th September 1943 Section 7Q, Grave 25
Mauger Leslie Henry Willis 5th April 1941 Section V, Grave 3

Shief Ahmed

Fireman and Trimmer

Merchant Navy Fireman and Trimmer Shief Ahmed died on board SS Troutpool when it went down in the entrance to Bangor Harbour, Co. Down on 20th July 1940.

Thomas Smith Beckett

Carpenter

Merchant Navy Carpenter Thomas Smith Beckett died on board SS Troutpool when it went down in the entrance to Bangor Harbour, Co. Down on 20th July 1940.

Cyril Charles Cameron

Aircraftman 2nd Class | 3225065

Aircraftman 2nd Class Cyril Charles Cameron of Bangor, Co. Down died on 22nd October 1944 as a result of a bomb loading incident in England.

William Coffin

Sapper | 1951203

Sapper William Coffin of Bangor, Co. Down died as a result of a motorcycle accident in Southampton, Hampshire, England on 8th September 1945.

James Darragh

Corporal | 6977528

Corporal James Darragh was born in Rasharkin, Co. Antrim. He served in the Royal Army Medical Corps in the Second World War and died on 27th June 1945.

Thomas Dickson

Lance Corporal | 7019627

Lance Corporal Thomas Dickson served with the Royal Ulster Rifles. He died on 25th September 1943. His grave is in Bangor, Co. Down.

Robert Duff

Leading Stoker | D/KX94612

Leading Stoker Robert Duff of Groomsport, Co. Down served on H.M.S. Meteor in wartime. He died at Ards District Hospital on 20th August 1946.

William Elliot Fraser

Surgeon

Surgeon William Elliot Fraser was born in London, Ontario, Canada but lived in Bangor, Co. Down. He died soon after the Second World War.

William Francis Ernest Gault

Sergeant | 950326

Sergeant William Ernest Gault from Bangor, Co. Down died on 4th April 1941 when his Hawker Hurricane came down on a hillside near Carrickfergus, Co. Antrim.

David Francis Apperson Hollywood

Sub-Lieutenant

Sub-Lieutenant David Francis Apperson Hollywood of Bangor, Co. Down died on 15th September 1943 while serving in the Royal Navy's Fleet Air Arm.

Hugh Kennedy

Corporal | 7902429

Corporal Hugh Kennedy served with North Irish Horse, Royal Armoured Corps when he died on 16th December 1941. The unit was based in Wiltshire, England.

Harold Lamb

Private | 14770658

General Service Corps Private Harold Lamb died on 18th June 1944 aged 37 years old. His grave is in Section 5X of Bangor Cemetery, Bangor, Co. Down.

William Moody MacDonald

Pilot Officer | 102146

Pilot Officer William Moody MacDonald died in a training accident in Miles Master T8581 on 28th August 1941. His grave is in Bangor, Co. Down.

Albert George MacFarlane

Telegraphist | D/WRX 741

Bangor-born Telegraphist Albert George MacFarlane served at the naval base HMS Drake at Devonport, Plymouth at the time of his death on 29th January 1942.

Edward Martin

Lance Bombardier | 7047144

Lance Bombardier Edward Martin of Bangor, Co. Down died on 20th June 1945 after contracting an illness serving on a tanker off the coast of West Africa.

Leslie Henry Willis Mauger

Engineer Commander

Engineer Commander Leslie Henry Willis Mauger was born in Kent and served in the Royal Navy before his death in Belfast, Co. Antrim on 5th April 1941.

Herbert Reginald Megarry

Sergeant | 745111

Sergeant Herbert Reginald Megarry of Bangor, Co. Down was 20 years old when the young pilot died in an aviation accident over Oxfordshire on 18th May 1940.

Albert Edward Reuben

Corporal | 7212199

Royal Army Ordnance Corps Corporal Albert Edward Reuben lived in Bangor, Co. Down at the time of his death on 10th June 1945 close to the end of the war.

Francis Neville Sloss

Corporal | 1544915

Corporal Francis Neville Sloss died on 18th June 1943 in a training accident on board the Mk I Avro Lancaster I ED439 OL-N in Lincolnshire, United Kingdom.

Nathaniel Robert Smith

Colour Sergeant | D/24698

Colour Sergeant Nathaniel Robert Smith of Bangor, Co. Down served in 30th Battalion Royal Ulster Rifles at the time of his death on 14th June 1942.

Thomas Stewart

Private | 34156

Private Thomas Stewart died on 16th December 1944. The Bangor, Co. Down man served with the Corps of Military Police during the Second World War.

Barry John Stubbings

Private | 5392025

Private Barry John Stubbings was only 16 years old when he died on 14th March 1942. The young English soldier's grave is in Bangor New Cemetery, Co. Down.

Ernest Watson

Sergeant | 1073521

Sergeant Ernest Watson of Bangor, Co. Down died on 15th September 1942 returning from a bombing raid over Germany wit R.A.F. 218 Squadron.

Robert Logan Wilson

Aircraftman 1st Class | 995972

Born in Bangor, Co. Down, Robert Logan Wilson died on 28th June 1942 when Vickers Wellington R1445 came down soon after take-off from RAF Steeple Morden.

Morrison Woods

Sapper | 153284

Sapper Morrison Woods lived with his wife Phyllis in Bangor, Co. Down at the time of his death on 19th August 1946. He was 30 years old.

Victims of the Belfast Blitz

Five people who died as a result of enemy action on 16th April 1941 are buried in unmarked graves in Bangor New Cemetery.

First Name(s) Last Name Date of Death Grave
Matilda Lillian Grattan 16th April 1941 Unmarked
Margret Byers Watt 16th April 1941 Unmarked
Robert Wright 17th April 1941 Unmarked
Angeline Grattan 16th April 1941 Unmarked
Shelagh Grattan 16th April 1941 Unmarked

Matilda Lillian Grattan

Civilian

Matilda Lillian Grattan lived in Bangor, Co. Down with her family when she died as a result of enemy action on 16th April 1941 during the Belfast Blitz.

Shelagh Grattan

Civilian

Shelagh Grattan lived in Bangor, Co. Down with her mother and sister when she died as a result of enemy action on 16th April 1941 during the Belfast Blitz.

Angeline Grattan

Civilian

Angeline Grattan lived in Bangor, Co. Down with her mother and sister when she died as a result of enemy action on 16th April 1941 during the Belfast Blitz.