Edwin Pritchard

Memorial: Hanham - High Street

Regiment: Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve

Medals: 1939–45 Star, War Medal 1939–1945

Rank and number: Sergeant-Pilot 1431810

Parents: Victor Richard and Elizabeth Clarice Zena Pritchard (nee Crockett)

Marital status: Single

Home address: 20 Church Road, Hanham, Bristol

Date of birth: 1923

Place of birth: Wales

Date of death: 14/05/1943

Buried/Commemorated at: Barradell (Wijnaldum) Protestant Churchyard (Row 6A. Grave 5.), Netherlands

Age: 20

Further information:

Edwin died on his first operational flight with the 78th Squadron, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve

By kind permission, this information is based on the following source(s):

This information is based by kind permission on the following source.
1) Booklet ‘Not Just a Name on Stone’ by Hanham Local History Society
2) Thanks to Mr R Crew and Mrs. M Antill of Hanham Local History society for their help
3) Jo Hurst, Volunteer researcher for the Second World War Stories Project