Christopher John Webster

Lance Corporal Christopher John Webster of Gilford, Co. Down died on 17th July 1944 while serving with 531st Infantry Brigade Company, RASC in Normandy.

Lance Corporal

Christopher John Webster

T/87268

Lance Corporal Christopher John Webster served with the Royal Army Service Corps during the Battle of Normandy in the summer of 1944.

Lance Corporal Christopher John Webster (T/87268) served in 531st Infantry Brigade Company, Royal Army Service Corps during World War Two. He was the son of Thomas Webster, and husband of Emily Webster of Gilford, Co. Down.

Christopher John Webster died on 17th July 1944 aged 24 years old. His grave is in Section III, Row F, Grave 2 of Brouay War Cemetery, Normandy, France. His name is also on the Gilford War Memorial, Gilford, Co. Down. His headstone bears the inscription:

Sleep, dear husband, in God’s keeping. Your life for your country you nobly gave.