Sansom, Eric Vernon


War Service:
Flight Sergeant (Pilot) ERIC VERNON SANSOM Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve died on 23 October 1941, aged 26.

He is buried in the churchyard of St John the Baptist church in Colerne, Wiltshire.

Location of Memorial:
He is remembered in the pages of the History of the Catford Cycling Club and on the Sydenham South Suburban Gas Works war memorial.

He was the son of Harry and Rose Sansom, of Catford. He is believed to have attended Spring Grove Grammar School in Isleworth.

His death on active service was reported in The Times of 5 December 1941.

Contributed By: Andy Pepper

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