Reginald Broome  

Servicenumber : 4916839
Rank : Private
Regiment : South Staffordshire Regiment
Unit : 2nd (Airborne) Battalion
Date of Death : Between 24-09-1944 and 25-09-1944
Age : 25
Grave : Plot 21. Row A. Grave 6.
Reginald Broome was a son of John and Elizabeth Broome. He was married to Florence Maud Broome of Essington, Staffordshire.
According to the Roll of Honour published by the Society of Friends of the Airborne Museum (Jan Hey 1999 and 2011) Broome was given a field burial 100 yards north of a church, possibly the old church at the Benedendorpsweg at Oosterbeek. 
Picture: 23-09-2012
 
And the shadow of a cross
A rose upon a lonely hill.
Proud memories.
Floss
 
Picture: 18-10-2015
 
Sources: Website CWGC, Roll of Honour and By land, Sea and Air. 

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