Report on ceremony and inscription for Sergeant James Canniff and comrades’ death

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Title

Report on ceremony and inscription for Sergeant James Canniff and comrades’ death

Description

Reports that the ceremony ended with the British and Dutch national anthems. Reports that Photo II was an example of a stone placed on the graves. The report includes the inscription placed on the stone of James’ grave: “652687 Sergeant J. Canniff Flight Engineer Royal Air Force 25 August 1942 Age 21 Sweet Jesus Have Mercy on His Soul”.

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Date

1953

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Spatial Coverage

Language

Format

One typewritten letter

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MCanniffJG652687-180420-010002

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Citation

W. Overduin , “Report on ceremony and inscription for Sergeant James Canniff and comrades’ death,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed February 24, 2024, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/43631.

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