Regiment : 8th Royal Tank Regiment Royal Armoured Corps
Service number : 7885088
Conflict : WW2
Date of death : 12th December 1941
Buried : Alexandria (Hadra) War Memorial Cemetery, Egypt, Grave 2. J. 3.
Relatives : Son of Ernest Charles and Ethel Rose Blackwell, of Malvern Link, Worcestershire
Memorial : Malvern Link Church of the Ascension WW2 Memorial
Also appears on : Malvern Link St Matthias Church WW2 Memorial as Brian Blackwell. Malvern WW2 War Memorial as Ernest Bryan Blackwell.
Appears on the Army casualties list for Worcestershire.
A letter from the Minnie Browers of Brabourne, 39 Frederick Rd, Malvern Link, dated 22nd May 1950 can be found within war records held at Worcestershire Archives requesting that Brian Blackwell be added to the county roll of honour. The letter lists Brian Blackwell, Army as a casualty from St Mathias Parish, Malvern Link.