Simon Hirsch

Pilot, 77 Squadron
Service number 1042116
Died 22 June 1943
Buried Ede General Cemetery, Netherlands
Age 22


Simon was the son of Bernard and Elise née Rosensweig of Manchester. Husband to Golda née Rickless. Father to David and Michael.

Simon had five siblings, Marcus, Isidore, Rita, Adela and Ettie. Simon’s father Bernard worked as a tailor’s presser.

Simon was a member of the 283rd Manchester (Jewish) Boy Scouts.

Simon only completed two operations before he was killed.