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PIETER ROBERT MARIE van der HEIJDEN

Pieter is not remembered on the war memorial at Christchurch Park, or on the Chapel war memorial at Ipswich School.

 

Died: 8th February 1943; killed on a photograph reconnaissance mission off Holland.

Residence: ‘Brabant’ Sproughton, Suffolk.

Station at RAF Benson,

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FRANCIS RICHARD CHARLES

Francis is not remembered on the war memorial at Christchurch Park.

 

Born: 12th April 1919, Liverpool, Lancashire.

Died: 19th November 1941; age: 22; KiA in the fading light in the Libyan Desert – during the action of Operation: Crusader.

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HAROLD NORTH-HUNT

Harold is remembered on the Chapel war memorial at Ipswich School.

 

Born: 1894, Leicester, Leicestershire.

Died: 20th May 1942; age 48; died in captivity, of Coronary Sclerosis, at Middleton Hospital, Singapore.

Taken prisoner by the Japanese at Singapore – Changi PoW Camp.

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WILLIAM BRIAN CARRINGTON

William is not remembered on the war memorial at Christchurch Park.

 

Born: 1926, Ipswich.

Died: 16th June 1946; age 19; at Palestine.

Residence: 16, Westbury Road, Ipswich.

 

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JOHN ERIC FARROW

John is not remembered on the war memorial at Christchurch Park.

Extra information courtesy of Petra.

 

 

Born: 13th April 1917, Ipswich.

Died: 22nd May 1941; age: 24; M.P.K.

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WILLIAM GEORGE RALPH

William is remembered on the war memorial at Holy Trinity Church, Ipswich.

 

Born: 6th May 1899, St. Helen’s, Ipswich.

Died: 5th July 1940; age 41; by enemy action.

 

Rank: Chief Petty Officer;

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JOHN LESLIE FENNER

John is remembered on the war memorial at Holy Trinity Church, Ipswich.

 

Born: 21st May 1917, Ipswich.

Died: 10th January 1943; age 25.

 

Rank: Sapper;

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ALFRED EDWARD LUCAS

Alfred is remembered on the war memorial at Holy Trinity Church, Ipswich.

 

Born: 11th July 1915, Ipswich.

Died: 13th November 1946; age 31; of Malignant Hypertension, at the British Military Hospital, Colombo, Ceylon.

Residence: 37,

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ALBERT WILKINSON

Albert is remembered on the war memorial at Holy Trinity Church, Ipswich.

 

Born: 1917, Durham.

Died: 17th July 1944; age 27.

 

Rank: Sergeant; Service Number: 3319968.

Regiment: Highland Light Infantry (City of Glasgow Regiment),

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ORIEL ALFRED AUGUSTUS MARTIN

Oriel is remembered on the war memorial at Holy Trinity Church, Ipswich.

 

Born: 1899, Higham, Kent.

Died: 9th April 1942; age 42; PoW.

Residence: 16, Badshah Avenue, Ipswich.

 

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