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Sidney William Affleck      

Servicenumber : 2045116
Rank : Warrant Officer Class II
Regiment : Royal Artillery
Unit : 81 Battery, 116 Light Anti Air Regiment
Date of Death : 30-10-1944
Age : 24
Grave : Plot 3. Row F. Grave 3.
Sidney William Affleck was a on of William Sydney and Mary Ann Affleck. He was married to Peggy Irene Affleck of Wembley, Middlesex.
According to the author of the book 'Het Britse Oorlogskerkhof Uden, De graven en hun geschiedenis' (A. Verbakel) Affleck was killed on the last day of Operation Alan, along the road from Den Bosch to Engelen, close to Blossche Sloot, when he was repairing a small bridge. His commander, Captain D. Lever, was also killed. 
Picture: 09-10-2014
At the going down
Of the sun
And in the morning
We will remember them
 
Sources: Website CWGC and 'Het Britse Oorlogskerkhof Uden'

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