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Sandilands, John Anthony James (1917-1944)

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: John Anthony James Sandilands (1917-1944), born 8 August 1917, son of Sir John Edward Sandilands, M.D., and of Marion Ethel Sandilands (nee Courtney) of Bombay and St Aidans, Sherborne, Dorset.

 

Brother of Donald Ian Sandilands (1909-1941) www.flickr.com/photos/sherborneschoolarchives/9414979832/...

 

Married to Mollie Evelyn Sandilands, of Little Tew, Oxfordshire.

 

Attended the Old Malthouse School, Langton Matravers, Dorset.

 

Attended Sherborne School (School House) April 1931-July 1935.

 

St Bartholomew's Hospital; M.B., B.S.

 

WW2, Captain, 5 Field Ambulance, Royal Army Medical Corps. Died on active service at Oxford on 7 August 1944., aged 26.

 

Buried in Little Tew (St John) churchyard, Oxfordshire www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=83537657

 

Commemorated at:

Malthouse School War Memorial www.roll-of-honour.com/Dorset/LangtonMatraversMalthouse.html

 

Sherborne School: War Memorial Staircase; Book of Remembrance.

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