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Air Chief Marshal Sir TRAFFORD LEIGH LEIGH-MALLORY

Regiment & Unit/Ship

Royal Air Force

Allied Air Commander-in-Chief South East Asia

Date of Death

Died 14 November 1944

Age 52 years old

Buried or commemorated at

ALLEMONT (LE RIVIER) COMMUNAL CEMETERY

Centre Plot. Row 1. Grave 2.

France

Commonwealth War Graves Commission - Headstone Placeholder
  • Secondary Unit, Regiment formerly Air Officer Commanding-in-Chief, Fighter Command
  • Country of Service United Kingdom
  • Awards Knight Commander of the Bath, Distinguished Service Order, Mentioned in Despatches
  • Additional Info Chief Commander Legion of Merit (U.S.A.), Order of Kutuzov 1st Class (U.S.S.R). Son of the Revd. Canon Herbert Leigh Leigh-Mallory, M.A., and Annie Berridge Leigh-Mallory; husband of Lady LEIGH-MALLORY, (nee Sawyer), who died with him. Mentioned in Despatches in the 1914-18 war. LL.B. History Tripos (Magdalene College, Cambridge).
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