LieutenantBROTHERIDGE, HERBERT DENHAM

Service Number 237676

Died 06/06/1944

Aged 29

2nd (Airborne) Bn.
Oxford and Bucks Light Infantry

Mentioned in Despatches

Son of Herbert Charles and Lilian Brotheridge, of Smethwick, Staffordshire; husband of Maggie Brotheridge, of Smethwick.

Inscription

OUT OF THE BITTERNESS OF WAR HE FOUND THE PERFECT PEACE

Buried at RANVILLE CHURCHYARD

Location: Calvados, France
Number of casualties: 46

Cemetery/memorial reference: Grave 43.


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.