Samuel Bernard Fordham

Leading Aircraftman
Service number 2248679
Died 2 Apr 1945
Buried Venray War Cemetery, Netherlands
Age 23

Headstone Inscription
‘IN PROUD AND SACRED MEMORY OF OUR DEARLY BELOVED SON AND BROTHER’


Sidney was born in 1921 in St George in the East, London to Russian born Morris and Rachel nee Saltzman. Sidney was the youngest of eight children. His father died in 1929 when Sidney was ten years old. In 1939 the family were living in Hackney and many of Sidney’s brothers are working as taxi cab drivers.

To date there are no records unavailable giving the cause of Sidney’s death.

1939 Register