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Current record for: Douglas Murton Colledge
Deceased Folder  Deceased Folder
Name Douglas Murton Colledge
Born in Not Known
Resident of Not Known
Died 28/03/1942
Age 25

Cause of Death Not Known

Cemetery or memorial Leeming (St. John The Baptist) Churchyard, United Kingdom
Grave or panel reference Grave G.2.

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World War 2
Strategic bombing campaign - loss of aircraft at home 1942
Loss of Whitley V (reg. Z9221 KN-)

Relative(s)      Relative(s)
  • Harry Colledge, Father
    Upper Holloway
  • Maud Colledge, Mother
    Upper Holloway
Military Information Military Information

Rank Sergeant
Service Number 1258650
Unit 77 Squadron
Regiment Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
Service Air (RAF Bomber Command)
Enlisted in Not Known
Memorial(s) Memorial(s) link(s)

Holloway School Memorial