Born: 1920, Rochester, Kent.
Died: 20th February 1945; age: 24; Killed whilst test flying, at Gosport, Hampshire.
Residence: 201, Colchester Road, Ipswich.
Regiment: Royal Navy, H.M.S.’Daedalus’ Fleet Air Arm.
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.