I’ve written several posts about American servicemen who died in Britain in WW2, most recently on the The Endcliffe Park Memorial in Sheffield & the incredible devotion of Tony Foulds. A few weeks ago I came across a fascinating sad little bit of history from WW2 regarding some British servicemen who died in American waters, […] […]HMT Bedfordshire – The Royal Navy ship sank defending the United States. — Stephen Liddell — battleoftheatlantic19391945 — battleoftheatlantic19391945
“Red Friday, IN U.S.A., March 25, 2022-This SINKING, LOSS, can be Researched on Wikipedia, UBoat.net, Naval-History.Net, Google Search. If you VISIT the OBX…OUTER BANKS, North Carolina, U.S.A., Ocracoke Island can be on your LIST!!! A Graveyard, cared for by The United States Coast Guard-OCRACOKE; tends to the MEMORIAL GRAVE…BRAVO ZULU, WELL DONE…U.S.C.G., OCRACOKE’S SHIP’S COMPLEMENT…Stone Frigate, as THERE ARE 4 Royal Naval H.M.T. BEDFORDSHIRE’S COMPLEMENT … BURIED THERE…and the GRAVEYARD is BEAUTIFUL!!! I sent a POSTCARD back to COWARDICE CANADA/1993-2022…in 1999…of the GRAVEYARD, to my FAMILY!!! These 4 CASUALTIES, BODIES WASHED UP-ON SHORE and WERE BURIED THERE!!!”
“Still stands thine ancient sacrifice, a humble and a contrite heart; Lord God of Hosts be with us yet, LEST WE FORGET, LEST WE FORGET!!!” “At the going down of the SUN, AND in the MORNING; WE WILL REMEMBER THEM, WE WILL REMEMBER THEM!!!” This is the 2nd Re-Post, Re-Blog concerning…H.M.T. BEDFORDSHIRE!!! “Still TRUE to the IDEALS, WHEN as THEY WERE YOUNG MEN, THEY SAILED to MEET the FOE AGAIN, THERE NAMES ENROLLED in HONOUR’S COURT, THEY are RIDING ANCHOR – ON THE HIGH SEAS, NOT in HOME PORT!!!” Yours Aye-Brian CANUCK Murza…Killick Vison, W.W.II Naval Researcher-Published Author, Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada.