Memorial at Sferro Hill, Sicily.
4th November 1943

On 4th November 1943, on Sferro Hill, in the presence of representatives of the 51st Highland Division a stone Celtic Cross was unveiled. A service entitled "51st Highland Division - Dedication of Memorial" was held.

The total casualties of the Division in the campaign had been 124 Officers and 1312 other ranks.

Sferro Memorial, 1943

Sferro Memorial (1943)

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This photograph was kindly sent to us by Janet Cardigan. The photo belonged to Janet's Uncle (George Edward Stone) who was with 239th Field Park Coy Royal Engineers.

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Janet Cardigan

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Sferro Monument (from P. Hooton)

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Sferro Monument, August 2010, Sicily. Taken by P. Hooton

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P. Hooton

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Sferro Hills Momument

Sferro Hills Momument

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Photograph taken 2006 by Brigadier (Ret'd) CS Grant OBE

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Brigadier (Ret'd) CS Grant OBE

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Read about the action in the Sferro Hills in our history section :-