Douglas Sidney Thorpe

906927, Gunner Douglas Sidney Thorpe, Age 21
5th Regiment, Royal Horse Artillery
Died 15 January 1943

Gunner 906927, 5 Regiment, Royal Horse Artillery. Died 15/01/1943. Age 21.

 

Born in 1922 in Felixstowe, younger of two sons of Charles Edward Thorpe and Grace Florence nee Tebbitt. In 1939 the family were living at 33 Queens Road, Felixstowe.

 

Douglas followed his father into the Royal Horse Artillery. Buried at the Tripoli War Cemetery.

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Royal Horse Artillery

Tripoli War Cemetery

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Gunner Thorpe Death Report