Sergeant (Wireless Operator)BIRKHEAD, ROBERT NEVILLE (BOB)

Service Number 955477

Died 29/04/1941

Aged 19

Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve

Son of James Byron Birkhead and Agnes M. Birkhead. His brother, George Thomas Birkhead, also died on service.

Inscription

OUR BELOVED BOB KILLED WHILST FLYING. HIS BROTHER GEORGE, R.A.F. BURIED AT EPSOM, WAS KILLED BY ENEMY ACTION 30.10.1940

Buried at NOTTINGHAM NORTHERN CEMETERY

Location: Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
Number of casualties: 159

Cemetery/memorial reference: Sec. M/23. Grave 15.


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.