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BRIXHAM 1939 - 1945  WAR MEMORIAL

 

 

Panel 2, Column 1, Brixham WW2 War Memorial

Panel 2, Column 1, Brixham WW2 Memorial

© Richard J. Brine

 

PANEL 2 -COLUMN 1 - THE FLEET AIR ARM

R. CHAMBERLAIN
FX 75654 Leading Air Fitter Ralph Chamberlain of the Royal Naval Air Station,  HMS Daedalus at Lee-on -Solent.. Son of Charles and Leila Chamberlain of Brixham. Born in 1921. Died 18 July 1943 aged 22.

THE ARMY

G. A. BROWN
D/81143 Private George Alexander Brown of the Black Watch (Royal Highland Regiment) of Canada.  Husband of Mary Amelia Scanes Brown of Brixham. Born in 1917. Died 25 July 1944 aged 27.
J. H. BULEY

NB: (J T. Buley)

5628231 Private John Tooley Buley of the 1st Battalion, the Devonshire Regiment. Son of John and Lilian Buley. Born in Brixham in the June Quarter of 1916. Died 10 February 1945 aged 28. 
E. F. CLARKE
912667 Sergeant Eric Finlay Clarke of 129 Field Regiment, the Royal Artilllery. Son of Frank and Emily Clarke. Born in Portsmouth in the September Quarter of 1916. Died 10 November 1942 aged 26. 
T. P. CLIFT
2113503 Sapper Terence Percival Clift of 572 Field Coy, the Royal Engineers. Died 30 October 1942 aged 22. No other information yet confirmed.
H. A. COLEY
1802856 Lance Bombardier Herbert Alfred Coley of 291 Bty, 87th Light AckAck Battery, the Royal Artillery. Son of Robert and Florrie Coley of Brixham. Born in Darlington in 1913. Died 31 January 1943 aged 30.
J. Y. CORAM
5622639 Private John Yelland Coram of the 2nd Battalion, the Devonshire Regiment. Son of Charles and Sarah Jane Coram. Born in Brixham in the September Quarter of 1918. Died 30 July 1944 aged 25.
D. C. E. DAVEY
5630779 Private Douglas Charles Edwin Davey of the 4th Battalion, the Dorsetshire Regiment. Son of James and Alice Davey of Brixham. Born in Brixham in the September Quarter of 1922. Died 29 June 1944 aged 22.
W. J. FARLEY
5630633 Private William John Farley of the 12th (Airborne) Battalion, the Devonshire Regiment. Son of Harry and Florence Farley of Brixham; husband of Florence Farley. Born in Brixham in the September Quarter of 1912. Died 7 June 1944 aged 32.
L. J. FRIEND
1156237 Bombardier Leslie John Friend of the Royal Artillery; attached to 301 Field regiment, the East African Artillery.  Son of Daniel and Grace Friend; husband of Phyllis Friend of Brixham. Born in Brixham in the December Quarter of 1911.  Died 12 February 1944 aged 32.
J. FURZE
14622430 Private John Henry Furze of the 2nd Battalion, the Devonshire Regiment. Son of John and Mary Furze of Brixham; husband of Doreen Furze also of Brixham. Born in Brixham in the December Quarter of 1821.  Died 6 June 1944 aged 22.
F. G. GOSLING
5828097 Private Frederick George Gosling of the 4th Battalion, the Suffolk Regiment. Son of Frederick and Emily Gosling of Brixham.  Born in Burton-upon-Trent in the December Quarter of 1921. Died 5 October 1943 aged 22.. 
F. E. HAYMAN
14214218 Private Frederick Ernest Hayman of the 1st Battalion, the King's Shropshire Light Infantry. Son of Charles and Daisy Hayman of Brixham. Born in Brixham in the June Quarter of 1924. Died 8 February 1944 aged 20. Awarded the MM.
E. T. HILL
2193201 Sapper Eric Tennison Hill of the 1st Supply Base Depot, the Royal Engineers. Son of William and Edith Hill of Brixham. Born in Stourbridge, Worcs, in the December Quarter of 1918. Died 17 June 1940 aged 21.
A. W. ORCHARD
273466 Lieutenant Antony Welfitt Orchard of 208 Field Coy, the Royal Engineers. Son of Donald and Dorothy Orchard. Born in Portsmouth in the March Quarter of 1924.  Died 8 May 1944 aged 20.
D. L. PARSONS
5348193 Fusilier David Lansbury Parsons of the the Royal Fusiliers ( the City of London Regiment). Son of William and Anna Parsons; husband of Phyllis Parsons of Torquay. Born in Brixham in the June Quarter of 1912. Died 21 May 1944 aged 32.
G. M. PARSONS
Lieutenant George Memery Parsons of the 10th Baluch Regiment. Son of Stephen and Elizabeth Parsons of Brixham. Born in Brixham in the March Quarter of 1908. Died 16 April 1944 aged 36.
R. R. STAPLETON
14378193 Driver Reginald Roy Stapleton of the 35th Tank Brigade, the Royal Corps of Signals. Son of William and Susan Stapleton of Brixham. Born in Brixham in the June Quarter of 1924. Died 25 October 1944 aged 20. Buried in St Mary's Cemetery.
D. TRANT

(A.D. Trant)

2345605 Signalman (Alfred) Douglas Trant of the Royal Corps of Signals; attache to the Indian Corps of Signals. Son of Alfred and Petrea Trant of Paignton; brother of Clifford (see Merchant Navy listing). Born in Falmouth in the June Quarter of 1920. Died 2 March 1944 aged 20.
R. W. ELLIS
5619731 Private Richard Wilfred Ellis of the 7th Battalion, the Devonshire Regiment. Son of Charles and Florence Ellis of Brixham aged 23. Born in Brixham in the March Quarter of 1917. Died 2 July 1940 aged 23. 

END OF COLUMN 1- THE FLEET AIR ARM AND THE ARMY

 

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