PARAS Swan, John Farrell Middleton

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  • SURNAME
Swan
  • FORENAME
John Farrell Middleton
  • UNIT
7 Bn
  • RANK
Private
  • NUMBER
14000069
  • DATE OF DEATH
18th June 1944
  • AGE
24
  • GRAVESITE
Ranville War Cemetery, France IVA.L.21
  • ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
born Dundee
son of Bernard and Jane Middleton Swan,19 Kirk Street, Lochee, Dundee
attended Liff Road School and Rockwell Central
employed by Grove Mills (A.P. Mathewson & Co. Ltd)
KIA Normandy
 
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By Steve Brown
Pte. John Farrell Middleton Swan, 7th Parachute Battalion Died of Wounds 18th June 1944 aged 24 buried Ranville War Cemetery, France

"IN LOVING MEMORY OF OUR DEAR SON. HE DIED THAT WE MIGHT LIVE. HIS SORROWING FAMILY"

Dundee Evening Telegraph 4th July 1944
 

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Pte. John Farrell Middleton Swan, 7th Parachute Battalion Died of Wounds 18th June 1944 aged 24 buried Ranville War Cemetery, France

"IN LOVING MEMORY OF OUR DEAR SON. HE DIED THAT WE MIGHT LIVE. HIS SORROWING FAMILY"

Dundee Evening Telegraph 4th July 1944
Thanks, i've added the photograph to his record.
Best regards, Craig
 
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