SOUTHWICK Wilfred Thomas
Regiment : 72 Squadron Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
Service number : 953332
Conflict : WW2
Date of death : 14th May 1943 aged 27
Buried : Medjez-el-Bab War Cemetery, Tunisia, Plot 16 Row A Grave 19.
Relatives : Son of Thomas Clive Southwick and Minnie Southwick of Headless Cross, Redditch, Worcestershire; husband of Frances Kate Southwick
Memorial : Redditch War Memorial
Credits : Additional information provided by Iain Fraser, nephew of Wilfred Southwick.
Forenames given as Thomas Wilfred on Commonwealth War Graves Commission and all General Register Office records.
Wilfred Southwick was born in 1916, the son of Thomas and Minnie Southwick. He married Frances K. Pennill in Shropshire in the summer of 1942, their daughter, Pamela M.A. Southwick was born in the summer of 1943, she never knew her father. Wilfred was an RAF Aircraft Technician in the Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve. He died on the operating table due to peritonitis.