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8 January 1923 Newport, Monmouthshire, Wales
591 Antrim Parachute Squadron RE
Ringway Parachute Training Course 76.
Son of Edward Alexander Wheeler (1884-1946 )
an Engine driver on the Great Western Railway.
and Maud Morgan (1884-1962 )
m.1906 Newport Monmouthshire
Phyllis Annie M Wheeler (1907- )
Edward Wheeler (1911-1988 )
Doris Wheeler (1913- )
Frank Wheeler (19 Jan 1916- )
Mildred I Wheeler (1920- )
George Langley Wheeler (1925-2002 )
Leonard Alexander Wheeler (1929-2003 )
6 Jun 1944 aged 21.He was executed while held captive as a prisoner of war at Chateau de Grangues
His body was interred at Chateau de Grangues, then later reinterred in 1945 at Ranville War Cemetery plot 3, row E grave 2. after a war crimes investigation.
Cemetery / Memorial:
Named on the Grangues memorial stone at L'Eglise de Notre Dame et de Saint Roch, Grangues, Calvados
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