Derek Michael Dymond

Service number 1320309
Died 9 Oct 1942
Commemorated on Alamein Memorial, Egypt
Age 20

Derek was born on 29 August 1922 in Willesden the son of Harry Diamondstein and Sadie nee Abrahams. Derek had an older brother Ralph who served in the Royal Fusiliers. Derek attended Kilburn Grammar School and was a member of Maccabi. In 1939 the family were living at 22 Clarendon Court, Willesden and Harry was a sales manager at a furrier shop.