Jack Segar

Aircraftman 1st Class
Service number 1188288
Died 05 Jul 1941
Commemorated on Runnymede Memorial
Age 31


Jack was born on 9 June 1911 in Portsmouth, Hampshire to Alexander and Sally (Sarah) nee Jackson.

In 1939, Jack was living in Kensington and was working as a gents hairdresser before he enlisted in 1940.

Jack drowned on the ship SS Anselm when it was torpedoed north of the Azores on 5 July 1941. He was travelling to join the North Africa Campaign. Three other Jews were killed on the ship and are commemorated on this website, Nathan Daren, Gerald Michaelson and Maurice Joseph.

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