Poynton - VE Day 75th Anniversary Celebrations

8th - 10th May 2020

VE Day - 75th Anniversary Celebrations 8th - 10th May 2020

An exhibition of local servicemen and women who gave their lives during the Second World War

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Poynton at War

Read articles on evacuees, rationing, shops, transport, VE celebrations, education, air raid precautions, a pigeon awarded a medal for gallantry & much more here.

World War 2 Portrait Gallery

Visit our 'virtual exhibition' of information about local servicemen and women who gave their lives during the Second World War.

Click here to view the picture gallery.

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Three portraits taken from our VE 75th Anniversay  Celebration gallery. Select image to visit gallery.

Poynton during WW2 & Gallery

Visit an exhibition of local servicemen and women who gave their lives during the Second World War here and read articles of Poynton during the war here.

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VE Day - 75th Anniversary

Celebrations 8th - 10th May 2020

Here is an online exhibition with information about local servicemen and women who gave their lives during the Second World War. NB You can also read information about Poynton at War HERE.

Select individual portraits to view a larger version.
William Ashton
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Harry Bailey
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Fred Beeley
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Ouida Bennett
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Philip Brown
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Reginald Buffey
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Harold Clayton
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Reginald Doughty
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Edward Hall
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Robert Hall
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Frank Hallworth
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John Hills
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William Horrocks
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Arthur Johnson
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Arthur Jones
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Herbert Lloyd
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Philip Lloyd
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Herbert Oliver
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William Ostle
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Raymond Peake
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Norman Pendlebury
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Douglas Perry
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Douglas Rains
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Eric Seddon
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Basil Shawcross
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John Shore
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Ronald Speak
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Eric Timperley
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Richard Walton
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John Waring
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John Warrington
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Donald Wood
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Eric York
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