Sunday, 9 August 2015

Goole Zeppelin Raid Centenary - Service of Re-dedication 9th August 2015

Goole Cemetery

The Service of Re-dedication

The Service of Re-dedication

The Service of Re-dedication

The Service of Re-dedication

The Service of Re-dedication

As in 1922 the Union Jack Draped Over the Memorial.

The Service of Re-dedication

Relatives of the Deceased and Councillor Ian Blackburn Unveiling the Restored Memorial

Relatives of the Deceased and Councillor Ian Blackburn Unveiling the Restored Memorial

The Laying of Wreaths - Mike Howard, Goole First World War Research Group

The Laying of Wreaths - The Acaster and Stainton Family. 

The Re-dedicated Memorial.

Relatives of the Deceased - The Acasters, Harrisons and Staintons.

The Restored Memorial in its full glory. 





Ancestors of the Deceased - Members of the Acaster, Harrison and Stainton Familes.

The Goole First World War Research Group. 

The Service - "This Blessed House" - Sung in 1922


The Service of Re-Dedication


'Peace Perfect Peace' - Hymn at the 1922 Service. 

The Memorial before restoration.

 Pictures taken by Alan Dodsworth (Goole First World War Research Group), Katherine Walker and Rachel Walker. 






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We welcome any comments about the work being undertaken by this Group. If you feel that you can add anything about any of the 'Street Shrines', or have information relating to the men named on Goole Cenotaph, then do please get in touch.