Lance CorporalUPTON, W J

Service Number 196677

Died 10/05/1945

Aged 38

2nd Bn.
South African Police

Son of Johannes L Upton and Isabel J Upton; husband of Petronella C S Upton, of East London.

Inscription

KILLED IN AIR CRASH (KISUMU) HIS DUTY NOBLY DONE. REST UNTIL WE MEET AGAIN

Buried at EAST LONDON (EAST BANK) CEMETERY

Location: Eastern Cape, South Africa
Number of casualties: 129

Cemetery/memorial reference: Sec.11C. Grave 729W.


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.