Maurice Shibko

Air Gunner, 16 OTU
Service number 1338228
Died 4 April 1943
Buried Middleton Stoney (All Saints) Churchyard, Oxford
Age 21

Headstone Inscription
‘THERE ARE TWO LINKS DEATH CANNOT SEVER; LOVE AND REMEMBRANCE LAST FOREVER’


Maurice was the son of Jonah Shibko and Adelaide née de Meza of Sculcoates, Yorkshire. Maurice’s grandparents Abraham and Sarah originated from Poland.

Maurice’s father pre-deceased him and he had a sister named Helena.

Maurice was Jewish but a cross was requested by the family for his headstone.

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