Ashford Berridge Eve

900839, Corporal Ashford Berridge Eve, Age 24
Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
Died 06 March 1942

Corporal 900839, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve. Died 06/03/1942. Age 24.

 

Born in Ipswich in 1918 the eldest son of Ashford William Eve and Annie Laura nee Scott. In 1939 the family were living at 9 West End View, Langer Road, Felixstowe with Ashford senior working as a millwright and joiner.

 

Ashford was Killed/Died during the evacuation of Tjilatjap, either during the ambush of evacuating train, blowing up of bridge or massacre of wounded airmen by Japanese.Commemorated on the Singapore Memorial

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Singapore Memorial

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Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve