ARTHUR STANLEY FAIRS

Born: 1915, Ipswich.

Died: 13th September 1944; age: 29; at Dover Priory Station, Dover, Kent.

Rank: Leading Aircraftman; Service Number: 1499415.

Served in North Africa.

Regiment: Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve, 2741 Squadron, R.A.F. Regiment.

 

Grave Reference:

X.H.6.126.

Ipswich New Cemetery,

Ipswich.

 

Relatives Notified & Address: Husband of Edna Dorothy Fairs, of Ipswich.

 

On the 7th September 1935, at Ipswich Registry Office, Arthur married Edna Dorothy Wood, born September 1917, Ipswich.

 

13th September 1944

 

Arthur was returning to duty after visiting his wife and family in Ipswich. At 16:03 a shell landed on the railway station, killing Arthur.

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