Service Details
Name:
WHITE
Given Name:
BRIAN DOWLEY
Initials:
B D
Service No:
80052
Trade:
Pilot
Rank:
Flight Lieutenant
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Regiment:
Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
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Unit:
237 Sqdn.
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Date of Death:
1941-12-07
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Date of Birth:
1919-10-24
Age:
22
Cause of Death:
Killed in action
Additional
Information:
Son of Harry John and Eva Elizabeth White, of Marandellas, Southern Rhodesia. He was born on October 24th, 1919, and entered Milner House in January 1933. He obtained his School Leaving Certificate in 1936 and then entered the clerical side of the Rhodesia Railways. He was called up for service in August 1939, and proceeded to East Africa in November of that year. School Record : Cricket 1st XI, 1934; Under 15 Rugby team; Dramatics, in chorus of "Patience" 1933, and "H.M.S. Pinafore" 1934. On Plumtree School Roll of Honour.
Commemoration
Country:
Egypt
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Cemetery:
HALFAYA SOLLUM WAR CEMETERY
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Grave Reference:
5. F. 4.

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