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Signalling Training Centre, Royal Field Artillery
Died 5th October 1918, aged 40.
Buried: Nottingham Church (Rock) Cemetery St Paul’s Plot. 9067.

School: 1891 – 1894
Register: DOB 20 January 1878.…

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…

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Sgt.Pilot IL Wilkinson RAF (ON29-38). Killed 31 January 1944. Buried Nottingham Southern Cemetery. On a training flight from RAF Tilstock, Shropshire, Wilkinson crashed on rising ground in poor weather near Stoke on Trent with all but one crew…

Lieut. Keith Henry Whitson. (ON34-36) 7th India Infantry Division. Died 30 April 1946 age 21. Son of FH Whitson, A branch manager (Banking). Commemorated Rawalpindi War Cemetery.

Major William Fraser Bland.5th Field Regiment RHA. South Notts Hussars. (ON 22-23) Survived Dunkirk but killed during the Japanese invasion of Malaya on 12 February 1942 age 34. Commemorated: Singapore Memorial. Solicitor and Member of the Law…

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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Mr John Roger West Esq. Indian Civil Service. (ON 26-36) Died Died of Para-typhoid fever in Dibrygarh, Assam, India in October 1942 age 24. After Jesus College, Cambridge, West was appointed Assistant Commissioner for the Dehra Dun District of the…

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2nd Lieut. Alfred Highfield Warren. East Yorkshire Regiment (ON 29-36) Killed 31 May 1940 age 23 during the withdrawal of Allied troops from Dunkirk. WULPEN CHURCHYARD. Belgium . Son of AWR Warren, a Nottingham grocer. Warren was a School Prefect…

Pilot Officer Ernest Adam Wagstaff (ON 19-26) BSc, PhD. 103 Sqn RAFVR Killed 25/10/42 age 34. Buried OULIN-SOUS-TOUVENT COMMUNAL CEMETERY

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Rifleman WILLIAM WILLOUGHBY. Rifle Brigade. Killed in action 6 July 1915 aged 19. YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL Panel 46 - 48 and 50.

School: 1907-11
Register: DOB 1 Feb 1896. Admitted 17 Sept 1907. Father William Chas Willoughby, 3 George…
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