COCKLESHELL HEROES MEMORIAL

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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.

Region/Nation
Location/Address
Woodside Promenade
Birkenhead
County
Wirral
Post Code
CH41
Main Historic Period
Modern
Link to featured article
Tip/Nearby
The memorial is a few yards due west of Woodside Pier and Ferry Terminal.
Primary Management
Local Authority

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