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D/SMX 268   Blacksmith William Hugh Freeman
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Dated added: 30/12/2015   Last updated: 30/12/2015
Personal Details
Regiment/Service: HMS Leonian, Royal Navy (British Navy)
Died: 07/02/1944 (Died on Active Sevice)
Age: 23
William Hugh Freeman was the son of William Hugh & Mary Freeman, Church Street, Cookstown, the husband of Iris Elvina Freeman, Devonport, England. Billy Freeman joined the Royal Navy in the summer of 1938. He was a member of the crew of HMS Exeter. William (Billy) Freeman was in service on board HMS Leonian.
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Cemetery Details
Cemetery: Malta Cupuccini Naval Cemetery
  Kalkara, Rinella
Grave Ref: Plot F Grave 111
CWGC Casualty 1704003
The Cemetery is about 2 kilometres south-east of Rinella, a bay and hamlet opposite Valletta across the mouth of the Grand Harbour and on the southern outskirts of the village of Kalkara. Just before entering Kalkara on the main bus route, the Cemetery is signposted along the road "Triq Santa Liberta" to the street of Triq Santu Rokku" where the Cemetery is located.
Local Memorial Details

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1 Cookstown Cenotaph World War II - North Panel Cookstown
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