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Flight Lieutenant Arthur Whitten-Brown

Flight Lieutenant Arthur Whitten-Brown

Male 1922 - 1944  (22 years)

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  • Name Arthur Whitten-Brown 
    Title Flight Lieutenant 
    Born 1922  London, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 6 Jun 1944  On Military Service Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I171  Whitton
    Last Modified 4 Apr 2018 

    Father Arthur Whitten Brown,   b. 23 Jul 1886, 42 Annette Street, Garnethill, Glasgow Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Oct 1948, Swansea, Glamorgan. buried St Margarets Church, Buckingham Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Marguerite Kathleen Kennedy,   b. 1896, Penn, Buckinghamshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 May 1952, Buried St Margarets Church, Buckingham Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 1919  London Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F126  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Barbara Ellinger Bowers,   b. 3 Jan 1923, Cardiff, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Aug 2011, Cirencester Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Married 1943  Swansea, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 4 Apr 2018 
    Family ID F125  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • By the time of his birth his parents used the hyphenated name Whitten-Brown. However his name has at times been recorded without a Hyphen

      arrived in New York on 19th October 1931 on the Carinthia from Southampton last place of residence Cardiff Wales with father

      Name: WHITTEN-BROWN, ARTHUR
      Initials: A
      Nationality: United Kingdom
      Rank: Flight Lieutenant (Pilot)
      Regiment/Service: Royal Air Force
      Unit Text: 605 Sqdn.
      Date of Death: 06/06/1944 Reported mising in June and death confirmed in January 1945
      Service No: 61490
      Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
      Grave/Memorial Reference: Grave 1038.
      Cemetery: HOORN GENERAL CEMETERY
      Killed on the night of 5/6 June 1944, aged 22, while serving with the RAF as a Flight Lieutenant. His aircraft, a de Havilland Mosquito VI NT122, of 605 Squadron, crashed in Holland. Buster was buried at Hoorn general cemetery.