Beal, David Charles (1922-1945)
Sherborne School, UK, Book of Remembrance for former pupils who died in the Second World War, 1939-1945.
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Details: David Charles Beal (1922-1945), born 28 October 1922, son of Alfred C. Beal and Alice Beal of Dean Chine, Chislehurst, Kent.
Half-brother of Flt. Lt. Tom Murray, RAF Swaythling, Southampton.
Attended Pennthorpe preparatory school, Chislehurst, Kent.
Attended Sherborne School (The Green) September 1936-July 1940; 6th form.
WW2, Flying Officer (Pilot), 232 Squadron, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve (RAFVR). Killed on active service at Ondal, Bengal on 16 December 1945, aged 23.
Calcutta (Bhowanipore) Cemetery, Kolkata, India, Plot O. Row F. Grave 56 www.cwgc.org/find-war-dead/casualty/2191634/BEAL,%20DAVID...
Sherborne School: War Memorial Staircase; Book of Remembrance; The Green roll of honour.