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Current record for: Roy Sheldrake Kerridge
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Name Roy Sheldrake Kerridge
Born in Not Known
Resident of Not Known
Died 21/09/1940
Age 37

Cause of Death Concussion, multiple facial injuries, broken leg

Cemetery or memorial Woodlands Cemetery Gillingham
Grave or panel reference Naval Reservation Grave 1234

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World War 2
Blitz
Air raids on Saturday 21st September 1940

Military Information Military Information


Rank Lieutenant Commander
Service Number 16013
Unit HMS Vernon
Regiment Royal Navy Reserves
Service Navy
Enlisted in Not Known
Media File(s) Media file(s)



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LCC bomb-damage map showing area of incident