In Memory Of

WHITE, BRIAN DOWLEY

Service Details
Age:
22
Date of Birth:
1919-10-24
Service No:
80052
Rank:
Flight Lieutenant
Unit:
237 Sqdn.
Regiment:
Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
Date of Death:
1941-12-07
Cause of Death:
Killed in action
Commemoration
Grave Reference:
5. F. 4.
Cemetery:
HALFAYA SOLLUM WAR CEMETERY
Country:
Egypt
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.