Gunner RONALD EDWARD 'Ronnie' AGGUS (photo added)

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Rank Gunner
Forenames RONALD EDWARD 'Ronnie'
Surname AGGUS (photo added)
Initials R E
Place of Birth LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM
Date of Birth Unknown
Date of Death Monday, 10 July 1944
Age 26
Nationality British
Residence or Entered Service From Unknown, UNKNOWN
Service Number 6211443
Force British Army
Service/Corps/Regiment Royal Artillery
Unit / Ship / Battalion / Squadron 86 (5 Battalion, The Devonshire Regiment) Anti-Tank Regiment
Military Honours and Awards
Place of Burial/Commemoration SAINT-MANVIEU WAR CEMETERY, CHEUX
Roll of honour
Grave/Memorial Location VIII. G. 12.
Previous Place(s) of Burial FONTAINE-ETOUPEFOUR, CALVADOS
Epitaph
Family Details SON OF HENRY CHARLES AGGUS AND FLORENCE ANNIE AGGUS (NEE HALES); HUSBAND OF ROSE JULIE AGGUS (NEE GRIMWOOD); BROTHER OF ALBERT

Additional Information

 

 

RONALD EDWARD AGGUS was born at 25 Sedgewick Road, Leyton, London E10, England, United Kingdom in December 1917. He was consripted into the British Army in 1939. Killed on Monday 10th July 1944, he was initially buried in a temporary roadside grave at Fontaine-Étoupefour, Calvados, Normandy, France.1

 

 

Gunner RONALD EDWARD AGGUS.

 

 

Account, by Albert Aggus, of his brother RONALD EDWARD 'Ronnie' AGGUS.

 

 

References
1. Additional information and photographs, unless otherwise credited, kindly provided by Joyce Cracknell, niece of Gunner RONALD EDWARD AGGUS.

 

Acknowledgements and Credits
Source of original data: Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Headstone photograph: Carl Shilleto
Cross marker photograph:  
Individual photograph: Joyce Cracknell, niece of Gunner RONALD EDWARD AGGUS.
Additional photographs provided by: Joyce Cracknell, niece of RONALD EDWARD AGGUS and Carl Shilleto.
Additional information provided by: Joyce Cracknell, niece of Gunner RONALD EDWARD AGGUS.

 

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