Ronald William Brett, 19221945 (aged 22 years)

WWII pilot
Name
Ronald William /Brett/
Type of name
birth name
Given names
Ronald William
Surname
Brett
Birth
Note: Islington vol 1b p347; Actual date from 1939 register
Birth of a brother
Note: Islington vol 1b p320
Death of a brother
Note: Age: 0; Islington vol 1b p263
Birth of a sister
Note: Islington vol 1b p349; Actual date from 1939 register
Birth of a sister
Note: Islington vol 1b p325 (2nd quarter - mother's surname spelled 'Simmond'); Actual date from 1939 register and confirmed by death index
Census
Address: 5 College Cross
Note: Clerk Junr Smithfield Market Meat Salesman; Marital Status: Single
Death of a maternal grandfather
Note: Age: 77; Amersham vol 3a p1731
Death
February 26, 1945 (aged 22 years)
Source: CWGC
Note: Flight Sergeant, 58 Sqdn., Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
Note: (Click the Notes tab)
Family with parents
father
18881951
Birth: October 22, 1888Cavendish, Suffolk, England
Death: January 1951Islington, London, England
mother
18921977
Birth: December 14, 1892 26 24 Chenies, Buckinghamshire, England
Death: January 1977Haringey, London, England
Marriage MarriageJanuary 1915Amersham, Buckinghamshire, England
5 months
elder brother
19151983
Birth: June 5, 1915 26 22 Islington, London, England
Death: January 28, 1983Luton, Bedfordshire, England
7 years
herself
WWII pilot
19221945
Birth: May 22, 1922 33 29 Islington, London, England
Death: February 26, 1945North Sea
4 years
younger brother
19261926
Birth: January 1926 37 33 Islington, London, England
Death: October 1926Islington, London, England
4 years
younger sister
19302014
Birth: April 1, 1930 41 37 Islington, London, England
Death: September 5, 2014Eastbourne, East Sussex, England
22 months
younger sister
19322003
Birth: January 15, 1932 43 39 Islington, London, England
Death: January 19, 2003Wandsworth, London, England
Death
Source: CWGC
Birth

Islington vol 1b p347; Actual date from 1939 register

Census

Clerk Junr Smithfield Market Meat Salesman; Marital Status: Single

Death

Flight Sergeant, 58 Sqdn., Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve

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Note

Ronald married Valerie Jean Simmonds late 1944 but there were no children

Note

At 1625 hours on 25 February 1945 Halifax HX224 took off from Stornoway to carry out an anti-submarine patrol in the Skaggerak. The aircraft and crew did not return to base from this mission.

Census
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WWII pilot
WWII pilot