Pilot Officer (Pilot)BARNWELL, JOHN SANDES

Service Number 33432

Died 19/06/1940

Aged 20

29 Sqdn.
Royal Air Force

Son of Frank Sowter Barnwell, and of Marjorie Barnwell, of Stoke Bishop, Bristol. Awarded the King's Medal, R.A.F. College, Cranwell, 1939. His brothers Flt. Lieut. Richard Antony Barnwell and Pilot Offr. David Usher Barnwell, D.F.C., also died on Service.

Inscription

HIS BROTHERS RICHARD ANTONY FLIGHT LIEUTENANT, AND DAVID USHER PILOT OFFICER, D.F.C. WERE LOST ON OPERATIONS 29TH OCTOBER 1940 AND 14TH OCTOBER 1941,

Buried at SCOPWICK CHURCH BURIAL GROUND

Location: Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
Number of casualties: 55

Cemetery/memorial reference: Row 2. Grave 31.


Cemetery details

CWGC Archives

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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.