Flight Lieutenant (Pilot)CLAPHAM, WILLIAM ROY

Service Number 25077

Died 28/05/1940

Aged 29

16 Sqdn.
Royal Air Force

Mentioned in Despatches

Son of Athol England Clapham, M.B.E., and Margaret Clapham, of Beckenham, Kent; husband of Maeve Clapham. Formerly Capt. The Manchester Regt.

Inscription

WELL DONE, MY SON. R.I.P. UNTIL LAST REVEILLE

Buried at LONGUENESSE (ST. OMER) SOUVENIR CEMETERY

Location: Pas de Calais, France
Number of casualties: 3397

Cemetery/memorial reference: Plot 6. Row A. Joint grave 3.

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Cemetery details

CWGC Archives

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DISCLAIMER:
This collection of documents was assembled by the Commonwealth War Graves Commission and its predecessors as part of the processes involved in the commemoration of individuals. As a result, they contain many corrections and alterations which reflect their use as working documents. For further information concerning the history of the collection, please see our About Our Records page.
Please be advised that some of the documents, especially the burial returns and exhumation reports, may contain information which some people may find distressing. The original archive records and their digital copies remain the property of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission, but are available for re-use for private and non-commercial purposes.
DISCLAIMER:
This collection of documents was assembled by the Commonwealth War Graves Commission and its predecessors as part of the processes involved in the commemoration of individuals. As a result, they contain many corrections and alterations which reflect their use as working documents. For further information concerning the history of the collection, please see our About Our Records page.
Please be advised that some of the documents, especially the burial returns and exhumation reports, may contain information which some people may find distressing. The original archive records and their digital copies remain the property of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission, but are available for re-use for private and non-commercial purposes.