Air CommodoreGAYFORD, OSWALD ROBERT

Died 10/08/1945

Aged 52

Royal Air Force

C B E, D F C and Bar, A F C, Mentioned in Despatches

Son of Ernest Robert and Emily Elizabeth Gayford, of Hadleigh; husband of Irene Helen Gayford (nee Andrews), of Semer. F.R.G.S. Awarded the Royal Aeronautical Society's Silver Medal for British Aviation. Also served in R.N.V.R. in the 1914-18 War.

Inscription

ALSO HIS WIFE IRENE HELEN 26 DECEMBER 1977 AGE 80

Buried at NAUGHTON (ST. MARY) CHURCHYARD

Location: Suffolk, United Kingdom
Number of casualties: 1


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.