Bayeux War Cemetery

Arthur Potts

Guardsman | 2724063

Lisburn born Guard Arthur Potts served in 3rd Battalion Irish Guards. He was fighting as part of the Battle of Normandy when he died on 11th August 1944.

Bert Bates

Private | 4923643

Private Bert Bates of Oldpark, Belfast served in Normandy with 1/6th Battalion South Staffordshire Regiment at the time of his death on 7th August 1944.

Charles McDowell

Sapper | 2199774

Sapper Charles McDowell of Derry/Londonderry died on 27th August 1944 while serving in Normandy with 1049 Port Operating Company, Royal Engineers.

David Hugh Kerrigan

Sergeant | 5250370

Sergeant David Hugh Kerrigan of Co. Tyrone died while in command of 12th Platoon, B Company, 1st Battalion Worcestershire Regiment on 26th August 1944.

Frank Conlon

Private | 5122102

Private Frank Conlon was born in Belfast and served in 1st Battalion, Royal Norfolk Regiment. He took part in the Battle of Normandy in the summer of 1944.

Frank Osterfield

Trooper | 7912649

Trooper Frank Osterfield died on 3rd August 1944 while serving in 1st Royal Tank Regiment during the Battle of Normandy. His grave is in Bayeux, France.

George Anthony McCracken

Rifleman | 7013828

Rifleman George Anthony McCracken of Ravensdale Street, Belfast died on 21st June 1944 after sustaining shrapnel wounds near Bayeux, Normandy, France.

Hugh Francis Kelly

Rifleman | 7023165

Rifleman Hugh Francis Kelly of Belfast died on 18th June 1944 while serving in the hard-fought Normandy campaign with 2nd Battalion Royal Ulster Rifles.

James Crawford Clarke

Able Seaman | D/JX 367926

Able Seaman James Crawford Clarke was based at HMS Copra at the time of his death off the coast of France on 3rd July 1944 during the Battle of Normandy.