Isaac Gold

Aircraftman 2nd Class
Service number 1657619
Died 13 Aug 1943
Buried East Ham (Marlow Road) Jewish Cemetery
Age 38

Headstone Inscription
‘DEEP IN OUR HEARTS YOU ARE ALWAYS REMEMBERED. YOUR DEVOTED WIFE RAY, AND DAUGHTER PAULINE’


Isaac was born on 20 July 1905 in Whitechapel to Russian born Myer and Pearl nee Cohen. Myer and Pearl had three other children, Kate, Bessie and Joseph and Myer worked as a fishmonger in Mile End, London.

Isaac married Rachel (Ray) Mendelbohn in 1928 in Stepney and their daughter Pauline was born in 1931. The 1939 Register shows the family living at 5 Pentland House, Hackney and Isaac is working as a tailors machinist. Pauline married in 1953 and emigrated to New Zealand with her husband Anthony Babot.

Isaac’s service in the RAF and the cause of his death are unknown.