Born: 1920, Rochester, Kent.

Died: 20th February 1945; age: 24; Killed whilst test flying, at Gosport, Hampshire.

Residence: 201, Colchester Road, Ipswich.

Rank: Lieutenant.

Regiment: Royal Navy, H.M.S.’Daedalus’ Fleet Air Arm.


Grave Reference:


Ipswich Old Cemetery,



Relatives Notified & Address: Son of Richard Spencer & Eva Clapham; husband of Audrey Eleanor Clapham, of Ipswich.


Father: Richard Spencer Clapham, born 1888, Leeds, Yorkshire.

Mother: Eva Clapham (nee Brownfoot), born February 1891, Leeds, Yorkshire – died March 1920, at 2, New Road, Rochester, Kent.


In 1943, Ipswich, Philip married Audrey Eleanor Towns, born 1921, Ipswich.


Probate to Audrey Eleanor Clapham, widow.

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