WELLS WAR MEMORIAL
WAR 2 - SURNAMES 'R'
1 & 2 - Detailed information
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James Gilbert 2012
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was a Warrant Officer (Air Group) (#1377980) with the Royal Air
Force Volunteer Reserve, 280th Squadron. He had been a resident
of 7 Stanley rd., Tunbridge Wells. He was buried in the Tunbridge
Wells Cemetery November 20, 1943 (Cons. sec 19C). He was the son
of Edward (1868-1947) and Alice Richardson (nee Culver 1873-1948)
of Tunbridge Wells. He was born in Kent 1910 and had six siblings
and one half sibling. In 1911 he was living at 58 Woodside Drive,
Tunbridge Wells. He was the husband of Flora Lilian Mills (1911-2005)
who he married October 1936.
was a Lance Corporal (#T/10511204) with the Royal Army Service Corps.
He was a resident of 111 Upper Grosvenor Rd., Tunbridge Wells. He
died at age 26 December 11, 1941. He is recorded at the Singapore
Memorial (Column 99). He was the son of Dr. Graham Robertson and
the husband of Ivy Agnes Robertson of Hastings, Sussex.
was as Sergeant (#6134726) with the East Surrey Regiment, 2nd Battalion,
who at the age of 39 died in Singapore December 15, 1941. He is
recorded at the Singapore Memorial (Column 67). He was the son of
Alfred Reginald (1875-1951) and Georgina Roche and the husband of
Kathleen Roche of Tunbridge Wells. He had been a resident of 3 Norfolk
Rd., Tunbridge Wells. He was born in Tunbridge Wells in 1902.
was a Flight Sergeant (#1330740) with the Royal Air Force Volunteer
Reserve, 102 Squadron who at the age of 21 died in the Netherlands
February 2, 1943. He is recorded at the Eindhoven (Woensel) General
Cemetery (Plot JJB. Grave 13). He was the son of Alexander Ross
Thomson and Maud Scott Thomson of Tunbridge Wells. He had been a
resident of "Havering at Sandown Park, Tunbridge Wells.
had been a L/Sergeant (#7587315) with the Royal Army Ordnance Corps.
He had been a resident of 43 Silverdale Rd., Tunbridge Wells. His
name is on a plaque at St Luke’s Church, Tunbridge Wells. He died
at age 28 December 24, 1941. He is recorded at the Saiwan Memorial,
Hong Kong (Column 22).
was a Fourth Engineer Officer with the Merchant Navy. He had been
a resident of 21 Molyneux Park, Tunbridge Wells. He died at age
26 August 3, 1942. He is recorded on the Tower Hill Memorial (Panel
65). He was in Unit 4 S. S. Lochkatrine (London). He was the son
of Percy George and Madeline Mary Ryder of Bidborough, Kent.
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2 September, 2012