Image from 1944 Evening Star Newspaper.

Born: 1921, Brentford, Middlesex.

Died: 10th August 1944; age: 23; Normandy.

Residence: 353, Felixstowe Road, Ipswich.


Rank: Private; Service Number: 2819661.

Regiment: Seaforth Highlanders, 2nd Battalion (Ross-shire Buffs, Duke of Albany’s) – Infantry.


Grave Reference:


Ranville War Cemetery,




Relatives Notified & Address: Son of Robert & Jessie Bruce Galloway; husband of Maureen Blanche Galloway, of Ipswich.


Father: Robert Galloway, born March 1888, Cambuslang, Lanarkshire, Scotland. A commercial printer’s traveller.

Mother: Jessie Bruce Galloway (nee Jamieson), born November 1886, Cambuslang, Lanarkshire, Scotland – died 1924, Ipswich.

On Saturday, 20th May 1944, at St. Augustine of Hippo Church, Ipswich, Robert married Maureen Blanche McGinnity, born 1925, Norwich, Norfolk.


Robert is also remembered on the war memorial at St. Augustine of Hippo Church, Ipswich.

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