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AARON JAMES McCLURE

TROY

Born: 3rd February 1988, Ipswich.

Died: 23rd August 2007; age: 19; Killed by American ‘friendly fire’ at Kajaki, Northern Helmamnd Province, Afghanistan.

Enlistment Date: March 2006.

Rank: Private.

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GARY IVAN BARNES

Born: 12th June 1961, Ipswich.

Died: 27th August 1979; age: 18; Killed at Warrenpoint, County Down, Northern Ireland – “Operation Banner.”

Residence: Abbeycorn Barracks.

Rank: Private;

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KENNETH WALTER BANYARD

Born: 1931, Ipswich.

Died: 6th November 1956; age 25; Nicosia, Cyprus.

Residence: 23, Turner Road, Ipswich.

Rank: Flying Officer; Service Number: 2430304.

Regiment: Royal Air Force.

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MAURICE A. BRETTELL

Born: 1932.

Died: 14th September 1952; age 20; – Korea.

Rank: Lance Bombardier.

Regiment: Royal Artillery, 61 Light Regiment. (mortar)

Korean War

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ROY H. McDONALD

Born: 1931, Ipswich.

 

Died: 1952; age 21 – Killed by a mortar bomb attack whilst on night patrol.

 

Rank: Private/Stretcher Bearer.

Regiment: Royal Norfolk Regiment. 1st Battalion

 

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BRIAN SWINBANKS

Born: 16th October 1927, South Shields, Durham.

Died: 26th April 1951; age 23; Died of Wounds – Battle of Imjin River, Seoul, Korea.

Residence: 168, Nacton Road, Ipswich.

Rank: Lieutenant;

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POST 1945 STILL UNDER CONSTRUCTION

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