Edward Kenneth Buckham

Captain Edward Kenneth Buckham, Age 37
Indian Army Ordnance Corps
Died 18 May 1942

Captain, Indian Army Ordnance Corps. Died 18/05/1942. Age 37.

 

Edward was born 24 June 1906 in Stamford Hill, London, the only son of Edward Howe, a mechanical engineer, and Nettie Flood nee McIntosh. In 1911 the family had moved to Bungay where Edward Howe, a native of Ipswich, was working as a dealer in farm produce. In 1939 his parents were living at "Sans Souci" Felixstowe Ferry, his father working as a constructional engineer. They later moved to High Road, Felixstowe.

 

Commemorated on the Rangoon Memorial. Mentioned in Despatches.

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Rangoon Memorial

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Indian Army Ordnance Corps