High Point Enterprise Newspaper Archives Jun 23 1974, Page 124

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High Point Enterprise (Newspaper) - June 23, 1974, High Point, North Carolina Ii High Point eater rage sunday. June 23, 1174 a g Small graveyard on Ocracoke declared forever England by John la. Coit state travel editor Ocracoke a the Graves Are neat and evenly spaced with Granite crosses marking each of the four a freshly painted picket Fence surrounds them and a Small brass plaque declares the spot Quot forever there is a Flag pole too. But it was empty when a visitor came by coast guard bos n mate James h Davis just Shook his head when asked about the missing Union Jack that had been there a month before. Somebody just came and took it i he said. Quot it sure made us mad its really sad that someone would do something like that Quot the Small British cemetery has been on the Island since 1942. When the bodies of four sailors of the Royal Navy washed ashore this outer ranks Island after their vessel had been torpedoed by German a boats operating off the North Carolina coast. Citizens of the Island Laid the men to rest next to a family plot and two of the sailors were later identified two Are still unknown Over the years the Small plot became neglected and the fast growing Brambles of the Island began to take Over the spot. The existing Fence began to Peel and fall Down in april of this year four coast guard men serving at the Lifeboat station Here volunteered to clean the plot up and maintain it. Said Davis we started work on the cemetery in april. We cleared the undergrowth planted grass put up a new Fence and a Walkway with a rope to keep people on the path it was hard work but the More we did. The better we Felt about it after a while we All got to thinking that if it was us buried in a foreign country we d want someone to do the same for the men who helped Davis were Ami James h. Coneen. Or. Ski Danny n. Taylor and in Kirby d Van Landingham. Then somebody stole the British Flag the men had found to Fly Over the Small graveyard. 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