German POW Crosses

The Church graveyard contains 4 crosses dedicated to four German POWs, held at Blandford Camp, who lost their lives at the end of the Great War due the outbreak of the Spanish Flu epidemic. These crosses were refurbished and redecorated by Blandford Camp in time for a Service held on Monday 12th November 2018, 100 years after the end of WW1. The Service was started by Lt.Col (Retd) Bob Brannigan who gave the following address:- German POW Crosses Rededication 181112