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Watt, Graham (1916-1940)

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: Graham Watt (1916-1940), born in Surrey on 21 July 1916, son of Stanley Watt and Elinor Margaret Watt of Clifton Down, Walton-on-the-Hill, Tadworth, Surrey, later of Bishopsteignton, Devon, and also of 15 Carlyle Mansions, Cheyne Walk, Chelsea.

 

Attended St Aubyn's School, Rottingdean, Sussex.

 

Attended Sherborne School (School House) January 1930-December 1934; 6th form; House Prefect; Class Leader with Badge; Sergeant in OTC.

 

Insurance.

 

WW2, Second Lieutenant in the South Lancashire Regiment. Killed in action at Dunkirk on 1 June 1940, aged 24.

 

Commemorated at:

De Panne Communal Cemetery, Plot 2. Row C. Grave 24 www.cwgc.org/find-war-dead/casualty/2082305/WATT,%20GRAHAM

 

Sherborne School: War Memorial Staircase; Book of Remembrance.

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