Ellis Markson

Air Gunner, 161 Squadron
Service number 2211419
Died 9 August 1944
Buried Cugny Communal Cemetery, France
Age 38

Ellis was born on 1 October 1905 in Manchester to David and Sarah née Goldwater. He was educated at Hutcheson’s Grammar School in Glasgow.

Ellis married Ethel Corran in 1928 and they had five children, Jeanne, Norma, Sylvia, Samuel and Davina

From the outbreak of the war until 1943 Ellis he served in the National Fire Service in Liverpool.

The story of Ellis and the crew of Halifax LL358 MA-Y can be found below on the link below.