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COCKLESHELL HEROES MEMORIAL

COCKLESHELL HEROES MEMORIAL

Memorial to 'the Cockleshell Heroes' who took part in Operation Franklin in 1942. One of their number was Marine Albert Laver, who came from Birkenhead. The memorial was unveiled in December 2012 by Lord ('Paddy') Ashdown.

Woodside Promenade
Birkenhead
Wirral
CH41
Modern
The Rose Garden and the Cockleshell Heroes
The memorial is a few yards due west of Woodside Pier and Ferry Terminal.
Local Authority