Died: 13th June 1940; age: 22; missing presumed drowned, at sea off St. Valery en Cause, France.
Residence: 12, Fonnereau Road, Ipswich.
Rank: 4th Engineer Officer.
Regiment: Merchant Navy, S.S. Train, Ferry No. 2 (London). 145207.
Father: Cyril Catchpole, born November 1884, Ipswich.
Mother: Frances Josephina Catchpole (nee Sutcliffe), born November 1893, Clapham, London.
Douglas attended Ipswich School.
Probate to Cyril Catchpole – Company Director.
Douglas is also remembered on the Ipswich School Chapel war memorial.