Monty Barss

Special Operator, 101 Squadron
Service number 1864380
Died 13 August 1944
Buried Hanover War Cemetery, Germany
Age 20

Headstone Inscription
TO OUR BELOVED SON MONTY, WHO GAVE HIS TO-MORROW, THAT WE MIGHT HAVE OUR TO-DAY


Biography

Monty (Moses) was the son of Daniel and Leah née Fresco of Ruislip, Middlesex.

He had four siblings, Julia who married Milton Cornblatt, Joyce who married Carlo Cremona, Marcia who married David Driffill and Alexander who married Ruth Stone.

In 1939, Monty’s father Daniel was working as a newspaper printer and an ARP warden in Stepney.

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