Leading AircraftmanATHERDEN, WILLIAM

Service Number 1389138

Died 12/03/1944

Aged 23

17 Sqdn.
Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve

Son of William and Lily Atherden, of Brixton, London, England.

Inscription

FROM THE RISING TO THE SETTING OF THE SUN WE WILL REMEMBER HIM WITH LOVE

Buried at JOHANNESBURG (WEST PARK) CEMETERY

Location: Gauteng, South Africa
Number of casualties: 636

Cemetery/memorial reference: Mil. Sec. Grave 164.


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.