Private EDWARD CHARLES FISHER (photo added)

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Rank Private
Forenames EDWARD CHARLES
Surname FISHER (photo added)
Initials E C
Place of Birth Unknown
Date of Birth Unknown
Date of Death Monday, 12 June 1944
Age 20
Nationality British
Residence or Entered Service From WALTHAMSTOW, ESSEX, UNITED KINGDOM
Service Number 14000028
Force British Army
Service/Corps/Regiment Parachute Regiment, Army Air Corps
Unit / Ship / Battalion / Squadron 12 Parachute Battalion (6th Airborne Division)
Military Honours and Awards
Place of Burial/Commemoration RANVILLE WAR CEMETERY
Roll of honour
Grave/Memorial Location IVA. O. 17.
Previous Place(s) of Burial Unknown
Epitaph
Family Details SON OF CHARLES MORTIMER FISHER AND DAISY FISHER, OF WALTHAMSTOW, ESSEX.

Additional Information

 

 

Private EDWARD CHARLES FISHER, in his Black Watch Uniform,
before he volunteered for the Parachute Regiment, undated.1

 

 

References
1. Photographs and additional information, unless otherwise credited, kindly provided by Malcom Ford, nephew of Private EDWARD CHARLES FISHER, courtesy of Terry Heard and Brent Whittam of World War One Cemeteries website via: http://www.ww1cemeteries.com/othercemeteries/ranville_war_cemetery.htm.

 

Acknowledgements and Credits
Source of original data: Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Headstone photograph: Carl Shilleto
Cross marker photograph:  
Individual photograph: Malcom Ford, nephew of Private EDWARD CHARLES FISHER, courtesy of Terry Heard and Brent Whittam of World War One Cemeteries website via: http://www.ww1cemeteries.com/othercemeteries/ranville_war_cemetery.htm.
Additional photographs provided by: Malcom Ford, nephew of Private EDWARD CHARLES FISHER, courtesy of Terry Heard and Brent Whittam of World War One Cemeteries website via: http://www.ww1cemeteries.com/othercemeteries/ranville_war_cemetery.htm and Carl Shilleto
Additional information provided by: Malcom Ford, nephew of Private EDWARD CHARLES FISHER, courtesy of Terry Heard and Brent Whittam of World War One Cemeteries website via: http://www.ww1cemeteries.com/othercemeteries/ranville_war_cemetery.htm.

 

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