Gordon John Carpenter

1295462, Aircraftman 2nd Class Gordon Carpenter, Age 21
Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
Died 17 January 1942

Aircraftman 2nd Class 1295462, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve. Died 17/01/1942. Age 21.

 

Gordon was born in Mildenhall on the 16th January 1921, the youngest of six children of John William Carpenter & Julia nee Butcher. In 1939 the family were living at 4 Gulpher Cottages, Walton with John working as a farm labourer, he sadly died the following year. At the time of Gordon's death his mother was living at 217 High Road, Felixstowe.

 

Buried at Kranji War Cemetery.

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Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve

Grave at Kranji War Cemetery