Canals in Wartime

thing and canal

Died aged c. 27

Commemorated on 1 plaque

Elliott Brown on Flickr

Canals in Wartime In commemoration of the efforts of the boating people, men, women and children, during the two world wars. 1914-18 & 1939-45 They worked with little respite carrying munitions, food and other essential materials, unflinchingly risking their lives to supply both the front line and the home front.

Near the Toll Office - Cambrian Wharf, Birmingham & Fazeley Canal, Birmingham, United Kingdom where it is commemorated