MAURICE JOHN MORGAN

JOHN

Photograph courtesy of Michael and John’s sister Joyce.

Born: 1922, Dorchester, Dorset.

Died: 21st June 1943; age: 21.

Employed: at Ransomes, Sims & Jefferies, Ipswich.

 

Rank: Wireless Operator; Service Number: 1290297.

Regiment: Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve, 38 Squadron.

 

Memorial Reference:

Column 271.

Alamein Memorial,

El Alamein,

Matruh,

Egypt.

 

Relatives Notified & Address: Son of Mr & Mrs J.W. Morgan, of Ipswich.

 

Father: John William Morgan, born 1901, Ipswich.

Mother: Doris Winifred May Morgan (nee Day), born September 1902, Fordington St. George, Dorset.

 

Maurice is also remembered by Ransomes, Sims & Jefferies with entrance gates, dedicated in May 1958, at Ransomes Sports’ Centre, Sidegate Avenue, Ipswich.

 

21st June 1943

 

Aircraft: Wellington XI; Serial number: HF 803.

Crew:

Clifford Albert Neal; Sergeant; age: 22; Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve.

Thomas Alfred Oliver; Sergeant; age: 22; Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve.

William Paton; Flying Officer; Flying Officer; Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve.

 

 

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