Historical Information: Orpington (St Mary Cray) Cemetery was used during the Second World War by the nearby R.A.F. Station at Biggin Hill, and the majority of its 59 war burials are of airmen. The war graves plot to the left of the entrance contains 50 of the 59 Commonwealth burials and the graves of three Polish airmen. The rest of the war graves are scattered throughout the cemetery. 2 of the burials are unidentified airman of the R.A.F.


No. of Identified Casualties: 60



Sources: CWGC

Photo courtesy of R. McAllister, 2009, 2010;

ORPINGTON (ST. MARY CRAY) CEMETERY, KENT, ENGLAND

Cemetery: ORPINGTON (ST. MARY CRAY) CEMETERY

Country: United Kingdom

Locality: Kent



Serjeant AUSTIN WEBSTER 2615268, Grenadier Guards who died age 27 on 23 July 1944
Son of Austin and Edith Amelia Webster; husband of Grace Elizabeth Webster, of Erith.
Remembered with honour ORPINGTON (ST. MARY CRAY) CEMETERY

Grave/Memorial Reference: Plot E. Div. 3. Grave 100.

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