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Herbert Morris Derrington (1917-1956).



Full name: Herbert Morris Derrington.

Date of birth: 1917.
Birthplace: Corwen, Merionethshire, Wales.
Date of death: 27th November 1956.
Place of death: RAF Bomb Cemetery, Gerpins Lane, Upminster.
Cause of death: Last recorded UK death from a German butterfly bomb. (Thanks to Andrew Guth who referred me to Bomb Disposal in World War Two by Chris Ransted).
Place of burial: Kempsey Parish Churchyard, Kempsey, Worcestershire, England.

Father: George Herbert Derrington (1888-1977).

Mother: Martha Derrington (nee Morris) (1882-1957).

Siblings:

Edwin George Derrington (1914-1985).

Blodwen Louise Derrington (1920-1975).

Josiah Alwyn Derrington (1920-1991).

Service: RAF
Service Number: 49074
Rank: Flight Lieutenant