GEOFFREY LEONARD MORPHEW

Born: 1923, Ipswich.

Died: 21st April 1945; age: 21; Aircraft accident.

Rank: Sergeant/Pilot; Service Number: 1626118.

Regiment: Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve, 71 Operational Training Unit.

 

Grave Reference:

2.D.17.

Moascar War Cemetery,

Egypt.

 

Relatives Notified & Address: Son of Bertie Alfred & Monica Grace Morphew, of Ipswich.

 

Father: Bertie Alfred Morphew, born 1886, Ipswich.

Mother: Monica Grace Morphew (nee Hayward), born November 1893, Ipswich.

 

Geoffrey is also remembered on the war memorial at St. Augustine of Hippo, Ipswich.

 

21st April 1945

 

Aircraft: Spitfire VB; Serial Number: ER304. Flew into the ground and burst into flames near Ismilia, Egypt.

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