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WELLINGBOROUGH WAR MEMORIAL
WORLD WAR 2 - SURNAMES W

World War 2
Compiled and copyright © 2009 - Chris Comber

WAITE Ernest
Captain 224888, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve. Died 8 February 1944. Aged 37. Son of Charles William and Fanny Frances Waite, of Wellingborough; husband of Caroline Waite, of Wellingborough. Buried in WELLINGBOROUGH (DODDINGTON ROAD) CEMETERY, United Kingdom. Block S. Grave 153.
WAKEFIELD H E

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WALPOLE W H

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WARR Beatrice Lilian

Died 3rd August 1942 at 6 Central Chambers, Wellingborough. Aged 42. Resident of 6 Central Chambers. Wife of Herbert William WARR. A Dornier, being chased by Spitfires, unleashed its bomb load on Wellingborough in the early eveing of the 3rd August 1942,injuring several and killing 6 peopel. The Dornier was shot down by the Spitfires. See Newspaper Article

WARREN John [William Woolston]
Ordnance Artificer 4th Class P/MX 73376, 1st Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment. Died 9 April 1942. Aged 20. Son of Arthur William and Annie Nellie Warren, of Wellingborough, Northamptonshire. Buried in DELHI WAR CEMETERY, India. 5. H. 14.
WATTS R

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WELLS R F

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WILDMAN A E

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WHITE J

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WHITNEY Stanley William
Private 5884459, 44 Squadron, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve. Died 24 December 1943. Aged 39. Son of Fredrick James Whitney and Mary Ann Whitney; husband of Hilda Ellin Whitney, of Wellingborough, Northamptonshire. Buried in HANOVER WAR CEMETERY, Germany. 4. H. 3.
WILLS George William
Lance Bombardier 940688, 155 (M.) H.A.A. Regiment, Royal Artillery. Died 4 July 1942. Aged 44. Son of John and Elizabeth Wills; husband of Ivy Charlotte Wills, of Wellingborough, Northamptonshire. Awarded the T.D. Buried in BIRKENHEAD (LANDICAN) CREMATORIUM, United Kingdom.
WITCHER Walter Josiah
Major 38267, H.M.S. Esperance Bay, Naval Auxiliary Personnel (Merchant Navy). Died 14 July 1940. Aged 21. Son of Walter George and Rhoda Ellen Witcher, of Wellingborough, Northamptonshire; husband of Daisy Violet Witcher. Buried in PLYMOUTH (WESTON MILL) CEMETERY, United Kingdom. Sec. C. Cons. Grave 3575.
WOODING Frederick [Arthur]
Assistant Cook, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve. Died 21 November 1944. Aged 24. Son of Arthur and Alice Wooding; husband of Sylvia Wooding, of Wellingborough, Northamptonshire. Mentioned in Despatches. No known grave. Commemorated on RUNNYMEDE MEMORIAL, United Kingdom. Panel 210.
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