75th Anniversary of D-Day – Young Street Memorial

Residents may or may not be aware that a large contingent of Canadian troops were stationed in Bookham prior to embarking to France as part of the D-Day landings 75 years ago today, 6th June 1944.

A memorial to the Canadians who died in action is situated on Young Street. The BRA along with other local resident’s associations in conjunction with MVDC are planning a tidying and light cleaning of the memorial.