PERCY WILLIAM GREENFIELD

Born: 13th March 1917, Ipswich.

Died: 19th June 1944; Age: 27; died of Beriberi as a Japanese PoW – at Liang, Ambon.

Captured: 8th March 1942 – Fall of Java.

Residence: 6, Grove Lane, Ipswich.

 

Rank: Leading Aircraftman; Service Number: 903067.

Regiment: Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve, 211 Squadron – operated Beaufighter Mk X aircraft.

 

Originally buried at Batoe Doeah, Liang, Ambon, grave 136. Body later exhumed, identified by Japanese records, and reburied 2nd April 1946, Ambon War Cemetery.

 

Grave Reference:

13.D.10.

Ambon War Cemetery,

Ambon Maluku,

Indonesia.

 

Father: William Albert Percy Seymour Greenfield, born June 1891, Ventnor, Isle of Wight. A Fish Merchant.

Mother: Ethel May Greenfield (nee Mattock), born January 1892.

 

Probate to William Albert Percy Seymour Greenfield – father. A Fish Merchant.

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