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1530097, 101 Squadron, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve. Died 1
July 1944. Aged 34. Son of Edwin and Isabel Sarah Kay; husband of
Eva Kay, of Cleveleys, Blackpool, Lancashire. Buried in ST. DOULCHARD
COMMUNAL CEMETERY, Cher, France. Military Plot. Row D. Grave 3.
2623152, 1st Battalion, Grenadier Guards. Died 8 August 1945. Aged
21. Born and resident Blackpool. Son of William Ewart Kelshaw and
Flora Kelshaw, of Blackpool, Lancashire. Buried in COLOGNE SOUTHERN
CEMETERY, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany. Plot 7. Row F. Grave 4.
624417, 44 Squadron, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve. Died 4 June
1940. Aged 20. Son of Arthur Kendrew, and of Bertha Kendrew, of
Blackpool, Lancashire. No known grave. Commemorated on RUNNYMEDE
MEMORIAL, Surrey. Panel 16.
3858219, 1st Battalion, Manchester Regiment. Died 21 July 1944.
Aged 25. Born Lancashire, resident Blackpool. Buried in BROUAY WAR
CEMETERY, Calvados, France. Plot III. Row F. Grave 17.
Rev. James William
4th Class 287957, Royal Army Chaplains' Department attached 6th
Airborne Division, Army Air Corps. Died 24 March 1945. Born and
resident Blackpool. Aged 32. Buried in REICHSWALD FOREST WAR CEMETERY,
Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany. Plot 37. Row D. Grave 11.
(Observer) 581396, 110 Squadron, Royal Air Force. Died 23 June 1940.
Aged 22. Born Blackburn, resident Blackpool. Son of Frank and Florence
Kenyon, of South Shore, Blackpool, Lancashire. Buried in AMSTERDAM
NEW EASTERN CEMETERY, Noord-Holland, Netherlands. Plot 69. Row A.
3857967, 5th Battalion, Manchester Regiment. Died 29 May 1940. Aged
21. No known grave. Commemorated on DUNKIRK MEMORIAL, Nord, France.
3388950, 4th Battalion, East Lancashire Regiment. Died 30 July 1944.
Born Manchester, resident Blackpool. Buried in RYES WAR CEMETERY,
BAZENVILLE, Calvados, France. Plot VIII. Row B. Grave 5.
551145, Royal Air Force. Died 9 October 1942. Aged 23. Son of James
and A. Kirkham, of Blackpool, Lancashire. Commemorated on ALAMEIN
MEMORIAL, Egypt. Column 261.
11051562, 242 Battery, 48 Light A.A. Regiment, Royal Artillery.
Died as a Japanese Prisoner of War 21 April 1943. Aged 33. Born
Huddersfield, resident Blackpool. Son of Frank and Mary Ann Knutton.
of Blackpool, Lancashire. PoW No. 2667, arrived at Sandakan Number
2 British Camp (at Airstrip) April 1943. Body recovered and buried
in LABUAN WAR CEMETERY, Malaysia. Plot U. Row D. Grave 8.
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