In Memory of

Walter Claude Broadburn

Sub-Lieutenant (A)
H.M.S. Jackdaw, Royal Navy (Fleet Air Arm)
who died on
5th NOVember 1942. Aged 23.

Additional Information:

Son of the late William Claude Broadburn of Teddington, and Mary Florence Broadburn of 12 Penylan Place, Cardiff; husband of Frances Margaret Broadburn, of Nottingham (married 8th August, 1942). Air crash in an Albacore Torpedo bomber (biplane) near Bass Rock, Firth of Forth.

Gravestone

Documents

Mention in Despatches:

Supplement to the London Gazette, 16th Mary 1941
For good services when a Walrus aircraft went to the rescue of survivors of a Merchantman:
Mention in Despatches. Probationary Temporary Sub-Lieutenant (A) Walter Claude Broadburn, R.N.V.R.

London Gazette


Commemorative Information

Cemetery: CRAIL CEMETERY, Fifeshire.
Grave Reference/Panel Number:

Section G. Grave 30.