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Sapper


Frank

SPARROW


(nickname)

(Photo)

Born:

14 Nov 1909 Solihull, Birmingham, England.

 

Service No.

1941985

Regiment(s):

591 Antrim Parachute Squadron RE

Military Notes:
Service Record:

Ringway Parachute Training Course 69B.

Family Notes:

Son  of George William Sparrow (1887-1973 )
a sludge pump attendant at  sewage works in 1939.
and his wife Edith Alice Simons (1888-1972 )
m.1908 Meriden, Warwickshire

Brother of
Cyril William Sparrow (1908-1989) 2nd Lt. in Royal Welsh Fusiliers
Iris Edith Sparrow (Barton) ( 1914-2000)
Irene Joan Sparrow (1921- )
Olive Margaret Sparrow (Atkins) ( 1924-1989 )
John (Jack) Raymond Sparrow aka Kenton( 1926-1973 )

Dorothy J Sparrow (1928- )



Father of one son Frank D Sparrow (1940- ).

 

Civilian Occupation:

Capstan Lathe Hand in 1939, living at 75 Pretoria Road, Birmingham

Married:

1932  Minnie Ethel Preece (1903-1952)of Bordesley Green. 
Administration of her estate granted to her parents-in-law. She died in an ambulance on the way to Birmingham City Hospital.

Died:

24  Mar 1945 aged 35

 

Burial:

Reichswald  Forest War Cemetery plot 39 row B grave 11. 

Cemetery / Memorial:

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