Raymond Arnold Rosen
Pilot, 10 Squadron
Service number 149350
Died 1 July 1944
Buried Poix de Picardie (Poix-de-la-Somme) Churchyard, France
‘I LOST A SON WITH A HEART OF GOLD, HIS LOSS TO ME CAN NEVER BE TOLD’
Raymond was the son of Boris and Kitty née Kaufman of St Pancras, London.
Raymond’s father Boris was born in Odessa, Ukraine and worked as a furrier. Raymond was born in Sussex and was educated at Macauley House school in Cuckfield. At the outbreak of war he was in Los Angeles working as an assistant cameraman and travelled home to join the army. He later transferred to the RAF.