Commemoration Service at The Cemetery Bad Wurzach

Saturday 6th October 2012 at 17.15

At the memorial of Bad Wurzach, music was played by the Bad Wurzach Town’s band, this was followed by prayers given by Father Maier, Mayor Burkle gave a service in German and this was followed by a reading in English given by our chairman Clive Armstrong.

Bad Wurzach
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A Jersey wreath was laid at the memorial jointly by our Bailiff Sir Michael Birt and Mayor Burkle.

Bad Wurzach
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Wreath Laid by Bailiff Sir Michael Birt and Mayor Burkle.

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Father Maier

Bad Wurzach
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The Service then moved down to the graves of the internees and prayers were said for the individuals whom rest there,

Bad Wurzach
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Mrs Adelina Bowden, Mrs Joan Hutton, Mrs May Ruby Brint,

Miss Geraldine Barnes, Mr Stephen Bull, Master Raymond Gould,

Mr Hugh Arbuckle, Mr William Todhunter, Mr James Lennox-Thompson,

Mrs Lilian Harrison, Rev Cecil Bingham Atyeo,

This was then followed by the sprinkling of Holy water on the Graves carried by Father Maier, Mayor Burkle, Bailiff Sir Michael Birt, Chief Minister Ian Gorst, this was followed by former internees whilst the band played.

Bad Wurzach
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