Geoffrey Alan Briggs  

Servicenumber : 4984260
Rank : Serjeant
Regiment : The Glider Pilot Regiment
Unit : 2nd Wing
Date of Death : 22-09-1944
Age : 22
Grave : Plot 30. Row B. Grave 8.
Geoffrey Alan Briggs was a son of William and Ann Briggs of Nottingham.
Briggs served with E Squadron.
According to the Roll of Honour published by the Society of Friends of the Airborne Museum (Jan Hey 1999 and 2011) Briggs was given a field burial in a group of graves in a wood east of a farm on Valkenburglaan, Oosterbeek. 
Picture: 23-09-2012
Sources: Website CWGC, Roll of Honour and Glider Pilots at Arnhem

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