AINSBURY Peter J
Service number : P0
Conflict : WW2
Date of death : 8th August 1944 aged 21
Place of death : Wokingham
Buried : Wokingham Municipal Borough Cemetery, Berkshire, England.
Relatives : Son of Mr and Mrs Frank Ainsbury, of West Grove, Hagley Road, Stourbridge, Worcestershire
Memorial : Stourbridge War Memorial
Also appears on : Stourbridge King Edward VI Grammar School WW2 Memorial
B.S.c.; Junior Scientific Officer for Ministry of Aircraft Production
Birth registered in the March Quarter 1923 under the Wandsworth Registration District.
The following information has been researched and transcribed by The Black Country Society:
Peter Ainsbury was born at Guildford and moved with his parents to Stourbridge when he was about fifteen. The family lived at 125 Hagley Road, Stourbridge and he was a member of the New Road Methodist Church. He attended King Edward’s School from 1938 to 1940 and went on to study at the School of Engineering at the University of Birmingham. He was awarded a First Class degree and left for work in the Ministry of Aircraft Production. He is also commemorated at the Methodist Church, Stourbridge.