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MANCHESTER UNIVERSITY WAR MEMORIAL

World War 1 & 2 - Detailed information
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LAMB
John Henry
Flying Officer (Navigator) 152562, 39 Squadron, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve. Died 14th July 1944. Aged 23. Son of Jane Lamb, of Northenden, Lancashire. B.A. Buried in BELGRADE WAR CEMETERY, Serbia. Plot 10A. Row B. Joint grave 9-10.
LAMBERT
Stanley Edward
Pilot Officer (Navigator) 123443, 217 Squadron, Royal Air Force. Died 29th January 1943. Aged 28. Born 2nd July 1914. baptised 2nd August 1914 in Lower Darwen, St James, son of Edward and Mary Alice Lambert, resident 16 School Lane, Lower Darwen, Lancashire. Son of Edward and Mary Alice Lambert, of Kearsley, Lancashire. B.A. Hons. (Manchester). In the 1939 Register he was an Elementary School Master, single, resident 77 Norman Avenue, Nuneaton M.B., Warwickshire.Buried in COLOMBO (KANATTE) GENERAL CEMETERY, Sri Lanka. Plot 6C. Row D. Grave 20.
LANGMEAD
Geoffrey
Flying Officer 153296, 189 Squadron, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve. Died 2nd February 1945. Aged 20. Son of Harold Yorke Langmead and Evelyn Langmead, of Christleton, Cheshire. No known grave. Commemorated on RUNNYMEDE MEMORIAL, Surrey. Panel 267.
LAWRENCE
John Helm
Driver 1989715, 703 General Construction Company, Royal Engineers. Died on service in United Kingdom 21st December 1940. Aged 23. Born 4th April 1917 in Bury, resident Nottinghmahsire. Son of Elizabeth Lawrence, of Bury. B.Sc. Hons., A.M.I.C.E., A.M.I.M.Cy.E. In the 1939 Register hw was a Civil Engineer Corporation Mansfield, unmarried, resident 35 St John Street, Mansfield M.B., Nottinghamshire. Cremated at and commemorated in ROCHDALE CREMATORIUM, Lancashire. Panel 4.
LAW-WRIGHT, DFC, DSO
Hubert
Wing Commander (Pilot) 79741, 298 Squadron, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve. Died 3rd April 1945. Aged 34. Son of Louis Antoine and Amy Helen Wright; husband of Joan Ramsden (nee Crowther) Law-Wright, of Altrincham, Cheshire, married 1939 in Huddersfield Registration District, Yorkshire. M.Sc. Buried in VANSE CHURCHYARD, Norway. British Plot. Collective grave.
LEWIS
Alun
Lieutenant 214565, 6th Battalion, South Wales Borderers. Accidentally killed 5th March 1944. Aged 28. Born and resident Glamorgan. Son of Thomas John and Gwladys Lewis; husband of Gweno Meverid Lewis, of Mountain Ash, Glamorgan. Buried in TAUKKYAN WAR CEMETERY, Myanmar. Plot 12. Row B. Grave 12.
LILLINGTON
David
Flying Officer (Navigator) 151193, 102 Squadron, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve. Died 9th June 1944. Aged 20. Son of Albert Stephen James Lillington and Ethel Violet Lillington, of Ruislip. Buried in RUISLIP (ST. MARTIN) CHURCHYARD EXTENSION, Middlesex.
LIVER
Peter
Corporal 2597068, Royal Corps of Signals. Wounded 19th March 1944, died of those wounds in Italy 4th July 1944. Aged 21. Born and resident Blackburn. Son of Cecil and Mary Liver, of Clitheroe, Lancashire. Buried at CASERTA WAR CEMETERY, Italy. Plot I. Row B. Grave 12.
LORD
Raymond Walter Grenville
Flight Lieutenant (U/T Pilot) 123130, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve. Died in United Kingdom 29th July 1944. Aged 23. Son of Edgar Brierley Lord and Margaret Lord, of Rochdale. Cremated at and commemorated in ROCHDALE CREMATORIUM, Lancashire. Panel 5.
LOWE
Geoffrey
Second Lieutenant 224572, Royal Engineers. Died of wounds 23rd March 1942. Aged 23. Born 20th March 1919, and resident, Manchester. Son of Arnold and Marjorie Lowe, of Old Hartford, Cheshire. B.Sc. Hons. (Manchester). IN the 1939 Register he was a Student Engineering Final Honours Course, resident with his parents, Arnold and Marjorie Lowe, at 4 Allenby Street, Atherton U.D., Lancashire. Buried at ATHERTON CEMETERY, Lancashire. Ground 4. Grave 120.

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