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95 Gilbert Road

History of 95 Gilbert Road


Probate Record:

Anthony John King of 95 Gilbert Road Cambridge died 26th October 1944 on war service. Administration to Percy King builder.

UK Roll of Honour:

Sub-Lieutenant (A), H.M.S. Wagtail., Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve, who died on Thursday 26 October 1944. Age 21. Buried in CHESTERTON (ST. ANDREW) CHURCHYARD Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom. Son of Percy John and Ada Emily King, of Cambridge.

There is a description of the crash in which Lt King died:

1944-10-26|Firefly F.R. Mk.I|DT977|No.1770 Sqn, RN|Blaeloch Hill, Ayrshire



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