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William Kirby Holloway

In memory of:

Able Seaman William Kirby Holloway

July 20, 1943

Military Service

Service Number:







Royal Navy


H.M.S. Nubian

Additional Information

Son of Samuel and Martha Jane Holloway, of Bloomfield, Newfoundland.

Commemorated on Page 169 of the Newfoundland Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information

Grave Reference:

grave 47.


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 San Leonarda" and "Triq Santa Rokku" where the Cemetery is located. On 'Google Maps' this cemetery is indicated as Kalkara Military Cemetery.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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