Born: 1918, Ipswich.
Died: 27th August 1945; age: 27.
Residence: 9, Upland Road, Ipswich.
Rank: Lance Corporal; Service Number: 139083.
Regiment: Royal Army Service Corps.
Relatives Notified & Address: Son of Victor Percy & Kate Beatrice Symonds; husband of Doris Marie Symonds, of Twickenham, Middlesex.
Father: Victor Percy Symonds, born 1885, Ipswich – died 31st December 1917; age 32, a Gunner, 631788, of the Royal Field Artillery, 874th Trench Mortar Battery, T.F. Victor was buried at Alexandria (Hadra) War Memorial Cemetery, Egypt.
Mother: Kate Beatrice Symonds (nee Ditcham), born 1884, Ipswich.
In 1941, Brentford, Middlesex, Douglas married Doris Marie Burge, born 1914, Lambeth, London.