Private SYDNEY CHENEY

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Rank Private
Forenames SYDNEY
Surname CHENEY
Initials S
Place of Birth Unknown
Date of Birth Unknown
Date of Death Thursday, 20 July 1944
Age 30
Nationality British
Residence or Entered Service From Unknown
Service Number 4806714
Force British Army
Service/Corps/Regiment East Yorkshire Regiment
Unit / Ship / Battalion / Squadron Unknown
Military Honours and Awards
Place of Burial/Commemoration BANNEVILLE-LA-CAMPAGNE WAR CEMETERY
Roll of honour
Grave/Memorial Location I. B. 16.
Previous Place(s) of Burial Unknown
Epitaph REWARD HIM, DEAR LORD, AT HEAVEN'S GATE. ALWAYS REMEMBERED. IVY AND SYLVIA
Family Details SON OF FREDERICK AND SELINA CHENEY; HUSBAND OF IVY MAY CHENEY, OF WHITTLESEY, CAMBRIDGESHIRE.

Additional Information

 

 

Killed in action.1

 

 

References
1. A History of the East Yorkshire Regiment (Duke of York's Own) In the War of 1939-45. p.331. Published by William Sessions Limited 1952. By Lieutenant Colonel P. R. Nightingale, Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE).

 

Acknowledgements and Credits
Source of original data: Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Headstone photograph: Carl Shilleto
Cross marker photograph:  
Individual photograph:  
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Additional information provided by: A History of the East Yorkshire Regiment (Duke of York's Own) In the War of 1939-45. p.331. Published by William Sessions Limited 1952. By Lieutenant Colonel P. R. Nightingale, Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE). Carl Shilleto.

 

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