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JOHN FREDERICK SHARPLES

 

 

Born: 9th December 1922, Preston, Lancashire.

Died: 3rd July 1944; age 21; at Ipswich.

 

Served with the R.A.F. from 1942.

 

Rank: Leading Aircraftman; Service Number: 1674843.

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SYDNEY PURCELL

 

Born: 1895, Hull, Yorkshire.

Died: 17th October 1947; age 52; at Colchester, Essex.

Residence: The Limes, 1, Rawstorn Road, Colchester, Essex.

 

Rank: Warrant Officer Class II (Company Sergeant Major);

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FRANCIS FREDERICK KNOWLES

 

Born: 1921, Halstead, Essex.

Died: 3rd February 1946; age 24; aircraft crash at Cold Fell, Cumberland.

 

Rank: Flying Officer/ Navigator/Instructor; Service Number: 178324.

Regiment: Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve,

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SHAMRAO DUDHANE

 

Born: 1919.

Died: 2nd May 1945; age 26.

 

Rank: Lance Naik; Service Number: 10524.

Regiment: 2nd Battalion, 5th Mahratta Light Infantry.

 

Grave Reference:

Screen Wall,

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VENKATESHWARLU K

 

 

Died: 29th September 1944.

 

Regiment: Indian Army.

 

Grave Reference:

Screen Wall,

Ipswich Crematorium,

Ipswich.

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TULA THAPA

 

Born: 1921.

Died: 30th May 1945; age 24.

 

Rank: Rifleman; Service Number: 7842.

Regiment: Gurkha Rifles, 2nd Battalion, 4th Prince of Wales’ Own.

 

Grave Reference:

Screen Wall,

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NATHU RAM

 

Born: 1921.

Died: 28th June 1945; age 24.

 

Rank: Rifleman; Service Number: 22541.

Regiment: 6th Rajputana Rifles, 1st Battalion.

 

Grave Reference:

Screen Wall,

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LAKA RAM

 

Died: 13th June 1945.

 

Rank: Water Carrier.

Regiment: Indian Army.

 

Grave Reference:

Screen Wall,

Ipswich Crematorium,

Ipswich.

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LAXUMAN CHAWAN

 

 

Born: 1921.

Died: 30th June 1945; age 24.

 

Rank: Sepoy; Service Number: 18940.

Regiment: 5th Mahratta Light Infantry.

 

Grave Reference:

Screen Wall,

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JAIRAM REDDY

 

Born: 1924.

Died: 10th November 1944; age 20.

 

Rank: Ambulance Sepoy; Service Number: 70673.

Regiment: Indian Army Medical Corps, 55th Indian General Hospital.

 

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