Edward Maurice Gold

Wireless Operator/Air Gunner, 466 (Australian) Squadron
Service number 146830
Died 12 June 1943
Buried Rheinberg War Cemetery, Germany
Age 32

Headstone Inscription
‘IN LOVING MEMORY. HE WILL NOT BE FORGOTTEN BY HIS AUNT, BROTHERS, SISTERS AND FAMILY’


Edward was born on 15 October 1908 in Whitechapel, London to Polish parents Isaac Goldenbloom and Eva née Bolotnikoff and he had eight siblings. Their mother died in 1926 and their father Isaac was a boot maker who died the following year in 1927. Their aunt then took care of the family.

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