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Roll of Honour Data Page
3 Dec 1919 Pancras RD, London
249 Field Company RE
591 Antrim Parachute Squadron RE.
8 Mar 1941 Officer cadet to 2nd Lt.
Was in Glider No.6 for the 'Coup-de-main' assault on 'Horsa' bridge, while serving as a Lieutenant with the 249 Field Coy on D-day.
Transferred to 591 in 1945.
1 May 1947 promoted to Captain
Son of Ernest H Bence (1889-1971)
and Bertha May Davis (1889-1971)
12 Apr 1981 Totteridge, London
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