Flying Officer (Observer)GERRIE, ALEXANDER

Service Number 104535

Died 17/04/1942

Aged 23

44 Sqdn.
Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve

Son of James Scroggie Gerrie and Jessie Davidson Gerrie, of Edinburgh.

Inscription

HE JETTISONED HIS UNSPENT YOUTH; A PRINCELY PRICE TO GIVE

Buried at BEAUMONT-LE-ROGER COMMUNAL CEMETERY

Location: Eure, France
Number of casualties: 14

Cemetery/memorial reference: Grave 13.


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.