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Flying Officer Francis Nairn Baird. RAF.(ON 1932) Killed Egypt April 7 1941 age 22. Commemorated Cairo War Memorial Cemetery. Son of Archibald Nairn Baird and his wife Mabel Baird, a Schoolmistress.

Fl. Lt. Malcolm Henry Graham MacLucas 16 OTU RAFVR. (ON 1932) Killed 28 November 1946 age 25. Buried Bath (Haycombe) Cemetery. Son of Malcom Henry MacLucas, a Sales Manager, and his wife Winifred May MacLucas. Crashed on training flight shortly…

Ordinary Telegraphist Jeffrey Ernest Checkland RN. Died 2 March 1945 age 22. Buried Arnold Cemetery. (ON 1932-33) Son of Walter Ernest and Mabel Checkland, of Sherwood, Nottingham.

Sergeant Richard Henry Julian. 106 Sqn RAFVR. (ON32-33) Killed September 1944 age 21. Son of Leonard Taylor Julian, a Bank Manager, and Rosa Muriel Julian, of Leicester. Buried Reichswald Forest War Cemetery.

Paymaster Lieut. Herbert Temple Nidd .RNVR (ON 1908-14)
Died 2 October 1944 age 46. HMS Devon City. Buried SOUTHAMPTON (HOLLYBROOK) CEMETERY Son of Mrs Nidd of Foxhall Road. A Horticulturalist.
Husband of Audrey Lillian Temple-Nidd, of…

Signalman Aylmer Knox Sparrow. Royal Corps of Signals and Special Boat Service, S.A.S. Regiment, A.A.C. (ON27-28) Killed in action 17 November 1943 age 24. Memorial: Athens Memorial. Son of Dr. Henry Hope Knox Sparrow and Mary Olivia Henrietta…

Officer Cadet Geoffrey Leonard Mee RAOC. (ON 28-32) Died 23 March 1943 age 26. Buried NOTTINGHAM CREMATORIUM Son of Herbert Fletcher Mee and Jane Mee, of Nottingham.

From The Nottinghamian April 1942:
News has just been received of his…

Sgt. Naviagtor CR Woolley 102 Sqn. RAFVR (ON 23-26) Killed in a crash 12 December 1942 age 33 when returning from a Bombing mission in Turin, about 45 miles from base in Pocklington in poor weather. Buried NOTTINGHAM SOUTHERN CEMETERY. Son of…

Private Lionel Arthur West, 1st Airbourne Bn, Border Regiment (ON 29-40) Killed 9 July 1943 age 21 in Operation Ladbrooke. This involved gliders but the casualties were very high and he was probably one of those drowned on the approach to Sicily. …
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