Leonard Waldorf

Pilot, 199 Squadron
Service number 1383863
Died 13 May 1943
Buried Harderwijk General Cemetery, Netherlands
Age 20

Headstone Inscription
DEEPLY MOURNED AND SO SADLY MISSED BY HIS PARENTS AND BROTHER CHARLES


Biography

Leonard was the son of Abraham Wolfsdorf and Pearl née Pearlman of Stepney, London.

In 1939, the family were living at 28 Hawkins Street, Stepney where Leonard’s father Abraham was working as a taxi driver.

Leonard had one brother Charles who married Sara Schwartz.

A 1942 article in the Jewish Chronicle states that letters have been received from Leonard who writes about training in Canada and meeting Mickey Rooney and Deanna Durbin in Hollywood.

Please contact us if Leonard is a member of your family.

Jewish Chronicle 6 Feb 1942