Image and information courtesy of David.
Born: 1926, Ipswich.
Died: 3rd March 1945; age: 19.
Ronald was a navigator and was lost during a mission to Norway when the plane he was in came down in the sea, in what was believed to be the area close to the Frisian islands.
Rank: Flight Sergeant; Service Number: 1629954.
Regiment: Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve, 297 Squadron.
Aircraft: Handley Page Halifax M III
Relatives Notified & Address: Son of Edward John & Alice Elizabeth Spall, of Ipswich.
Father: Edward John Spall, born February 1883, Trimley St. Mary, Suffolk.
Mother: Alice Elizabeth Spall (nee Carter), born January 1892, Lavenham, Suffolk.
Ronald is also remembered on the war memorial at St. Nicholas Church, Ipswich.