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Current record for: Norman Seton Comber
Deceased Folder  Deceased Folder
 
Name Norman Seton Comber
Born in Not Known
Resident of Not Known
Died 28/07/1942
Age 27

Cause of Death Not Known

Cemetery or memorial Cambridge City Cemetery, United Kingdom
Grave or panel reference Grave 13941.

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World War 2
Strategic bombing campaign - loss of aircraft at home 1942
Loss of Wellington III (Reg. X3668 SR-)

Relative(s)      Relative(s)
  • Norman Sydney Comber, Father
    Highbury
  • Marie Helene Comber, Mother
    Highbury
  • Norman Sydney Comber, Father
  • Marie Helene Comber, Mother
  • Gertrude Irene Comber, Wife
    Highbury
Military Information Military Information


Rank Sergeant (Air Gnr.)
Service Number 1254810
Unit 101 Squadron
Regiment Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
Service Air (RAF Bomber Command)
Enlisted in Not Known