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on the Isle of Wight
- Biography -
- Deryck Frank Abraham -

Unknown person Name : Deryck Frank Abraham

Son of : Frank Pibworth Abraham and Winifred Frances Kate Abraham (née Wise); husband of Dorothy Maud Abraham, of Lake, Isle of Wight.

Born : 21 December 1916, Newport.

Married : 1941, Dorothy Maud Russell. One daughter, Jacqueline, born 1944.
  Census information :

1911 : Frank Pibworth Abraham, aged 20, is with his parents at 20 Elm Grove, Newport. He is a Pork Butcher.

1911 : Winifred Frances Kate Wise, aged 19, is with her parents at 135 Hunnyhill, Newport. She is a Clerk in the Tobacco Trade.

Electoral roll information :

1922 : The family is at 2 New Terrace, Hunnyhill, Newport.

Education :

April 1926 to July 1928 : Deryck Frank Abraham attended Parkhurst / Hunnyhill School

His address was given as 2 New Terrace Hunnyhill.

September 1928 to ? : Attended Newport County Secondary School
  Service Details :

Sergeant 7618766 Deryck Frank Abraham, Royal Army Ordnance Corps.

  Casualty Details :

Died : 11 September 1944 aged 27.

Buried at : Geel War Cemetery, Antwerpen, Belgium.

CWGC Record
  Commemorated on these Memorials :

Newport Borough War Memorial
Newport Corporation and Gas Undertaking War Memorial WW II
Newport County Secondary School War Memorial WW II
Newport Oddfellows War Memorial WW II
  Acknowledgments :

Valerie Diebelius, who is recording the Registers of Parkhurst and Hunnyhill Schools
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  Page status :
Page last updated : July 2012


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