Corporal DAVID WALTER REED (photo added)

Serviceman Headstone image Serviceman thumbnail gravemarker Serviceman thumbnail
Rank Corporal
Forenames DAVID WALTER
Surname REED (photo added)
Initials D W
Place of Birth SUNNINGDALE, BERKSHIRE, UNITED KINGDOM
Date of Birth Friday, 18 June 1920
Date of Death Monday, 12 June 1944
Age 23
Nationality British
Residence or Entered Service From ASCOT, BERKSHIRE, UNITED KINGDOM
Service Number PO/X4253
Force Royal Navy
Service/Corps/Regiment Royal Marines
Unit / Ship / Battalion / Squadron 45 Royal Marine Commando
Military Honours and Awards
Place of Burial/Commemoration RANVILLE WAR CEMETERY
Roll of honour
Grave/Memorial Location IIIA. N. 6.
Previous Place(s) of Burial Unknown
Epitaph
Family Details SON OF WALTER BENJAMIN AND LILLIAN ROSE REED; HUSBAND OF AMY KATE REED, OF ASCOT, BERKSHIRE.

Additional Information

 

 

Corporal DAVID WALTER REED, undated.1

 

 

Corporal DAVID WALTER REED, undated.

 

 

Corporal DAVID WALTER REEDs cross marker 1940s/50s..

 

 

References
1. Photographs, unless otherwise credited, kindly provided by Rhona Gorder, niece of Corporal DAVID WALTER REED.

 

Acknowledgements and Credits
Source of original data: Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Headstone photograph: Carl Shilleto.
Cross marker photograph: Graham David Reed, son of Corporal DAVID WALTER REED.
Individual photograph: Rhona Gorder, niece of Corporal DAVID WALTER REED.
Additional photographs provided by: Rhona Gorder, niece of Corporal DAVID WALTER REED and  Carl Shilleto.
Additional information provided by: Rhona Gorder, niece of Corporal DAVID WALTER REED, and Graham David Reed, son of Corporal DAVID WALTER REED.

 

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San Diego, California

Rhona Gorder

Remembering you Uncle David on the 70th Anniversary of the day you made the ultimate sacrifice to help liberate Europe. We love you. The Reed Family xxxx

On Thursday, June 12, 2014