Alan Fay Birley
Observer, 35 (Madras Presidency) Squadron
Service number 118723
Died 29 August 1942
Buried Middelkerke Communal Cemetery, Belgium
‘M.A. (CANTAB) SCHOLAR C.L.S. AND PEMBROKE. HIS LAST OPERATION-NUREMBERG’
Alan was the son of Oscar and Blanche née Fay. Husband of Kathleen née Jenkins. Father of Michael Birley.
Alan’s father Oscar served as a Sergeant Major in the Royal Flying Corps as an aviation mechanic machinist after transferring from the British Army.
Alan’s family have been contacted. His story will appear soon.