Born: 1919, Essex.
Died: 29th March 1944; age: 24.
Residence: Chantry House, 59, Orwell Road, Felixstowe, Suffolk.
Brother to DENIS JOHN PLATTEN.
Rank: Flying Officer; Service Number: 170410.
Regiment: Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve, 236 Squadron.
Relatives Notified & Address: Son of John Henry & Nellie Elizabeth Platten, of Felixstowe, Suffolk.
Father: John Henry Platten, born March 1894, Loughton, Essex. A Railway Auditor.
Mother: Nellie Elizabeth Platten (nee Rogers), born August 1890, Leyton, Essex.
Henry attended Ipswich School.
Probate to John Henry Platten, a retired railway auditor.
Henry is also remembered on the war memorial at Ipswich School Chapel, and the seafront, Felixstowe, Suffolk.