Partridge, Anthony Clouston (1919-1943)
Sherborne School, UK, Book of Remembrance for former pupils who died in the Second World War, 1939-1945.
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Details: Anthony Clouston Partridge (1919-1943), born at East Grinstead, Sussex on 5 June 1919, son of Graham Partridge (Old Shirburnian) and Marian Clouston Partridge (née Thin) of 'Thornhill', East Grinstead, Sussex.
Henry Graham Partridge OBE (1916-2004).
Mary Elizabeth Partridge.
Diana Marian Partridge.
Attended Newlands School, Seaford.
Attended Sherborne School (Abbey House) May 1933-July 1936.
Attended New College, Oxford.
WW2, Lieutenant, 77 Field Regiment, Royal Artillery.
Died on 19 January 1943. aged 23, at Bangour Hospital, Broxburn, West Lothian. Cause of death: acute yellow atrophy of the liver (malignant jaundice). Informant: Major A.H. Muruit, R.A., Dorset.
Anthony's body was cremated and his ashes interred on 23 December 1971 with those of his mother, Marian Clouston Patridge, at Newport, Pembrokeshire.
Seafield Cemetery and Crematorium, Edinburgh, Second World War Communal Memorial, Panel 2 www.edinburghcrematorium.com/seafield_communal_cremation....
St Stephen's Church, Hammerwood, East Sussex (by Eric Henri Kennington RA) www.iwm.org.uk_www.iwm.org.uk/memorials/item/memorial/58737
Holtye War Memorial, Holt Common, Cowden, East Sussex www.iwm.org.uk_www.iwm.org.uk/memorials/item/memorial/17291
Sherborne School: War Memorial Staircase; Book of Remembrance; Abbey House roll of honour.