Bertram Max Frankal

Flight Engineer, 466 (Australian) Squadron
Service number 1605533
Died 8 April 1945
Commemorated on Runnymede Memorial
Age 29


Bertram (Bertie) was the son of Leon and Augusta née Cohen of Kenton, Middlesex.

Bertie’s father Leon was born in Poland and worked as a commercial traveller.

Bertie had three half brothers, Baron, Fabian and Harold and a half sister named Rosie. When their mother died, Leon remarried to Augusta and then became a naturalised British citizen in 1916 just before their son Bertie was born. Bertie worked as an optician and enlisted in 1942.

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Memorial Board of the former Harrow Synagogue was stored after Pinner Synagogue was rebuilt. It was rediscovered in 2012.