Vernon P

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Title

Vernon P

Subject

Ordinary Signalman P Vernon. RNVR

Description

Ordinary Signalman Peter Vernon. RNVR (ON30-36) Died 26 January 1944 age 23. Royal Navy Patrol Service.
H.M. Motor Minesweeper 260.
Buried NOTTINGHAM SOUTHERN CEMETERY. Son of Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Vernon, of Radford, Nottingham.

From The Nottinghamian April 1944:
Peter Vernon died in hospital at Invergordon as a result of an illness contracted during naval operations in northern waters. A very keen cricketer and a member of the school 2nd XI, he joined the staff of Messrs. John Player and Sons in 1937.

Creator

YG

Source

Nottingham High School Archives