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Gordon Bowdridge

In memory of:

Ordinary Seaman Gordon Bowdridge

November 29, 1940

Military Service


Service Number:

P/JX 194526

Age:

26

Force:

Navy

Unit:

Royal Navy

Division:

H.M.S. Javelin

Additional Information


Son of Leonard and Matilda Bowdridge, of Burgeo, Newfoundland.

Brother of First Mate Frederick Bowdridge, who died while serving with the Canadian Merchant Navy.

Commemorated on the Halifax Memorial.

Commemorated on Page 146 of the Newfoundland Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL
Hampshire, United Kingdom

Grave Reference:

Panel 43, Column 3.

Location:

The Memorial is situated on Southsea Common overlooking the promenade, and is accessible at all times.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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