Twiss, Paul Kemble (1919-1944)

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    Sherborne School, UK, Book of Remembrance for former pupils who died in the Second World War, 1939-1945.

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    Credit: Sherborne School Archives, Abbey Road, Sherborne, Dorset, UK, DT9 3AP.

    Details: Paul Kemble Twiss (1919-1944), born 16 May 1919, son of Colonel Dudley Cyril Twiss, MC (3rd Nigeria Regiment) and Laura Georgina Twiss (née Chapman).

    Brother:Peter Twiss (1921-2011), British Test Pilot.

    Married in 1941 to Freda Carruthers.

    Attended Stubbington House preparatory school, Fareham.

    Attended Sherborne School (Abbey House) May 1933-March 1936.

    WW2, Flight-Lieutenant in 613 Squadron, Royal Air Force (formerly South Staffordshire Regiment). Killed in action over St Dizier, France, on 28 May 1944, aged 25.

    Commemorated at:
    Choloy War Cemetery, Meurthe-et-Moselle, France, Joint grave 2A. C. 9-10. Inscription on his headstone: ‘AT THE GOING DOWN OF THE SUN AND IN THE MORNING WE WILL REMEMBER THEM’ www.cwgc.org/find-war-dead/casualty/2320001/twiss,-paul-k...

    Sherborne School: War Memorial Staircase; Book of Remembrance; Abbey House roll of honour.

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