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RUDD, Private, JOSEPH WILLIAM, 1527440. 2nd Bn. Border Regiment. 17th February 1945. Age 28. Son of Catherine Rudd, of Papcastle, Cumberland. 19. B. 11.


RUDGE, Corporal, JOHN, 5053014. Royal Corps of Signals attd. 7th Indian Div. Sigs. Indian Signal Corps. 6th February 1944. Age 27. Son of Albert Edwin and Lily Rudge, of Birmingham; husband of Margaret May Rudge, of Birmingham. 11. B. 7.


RUDLEY, Corporal, CHARLES WILLIAM, 5675680. 45th Regt. Reconnaissance Corps, R.A.C.. 26th March 1944. Age 27. Son of George and Alice Rudley; husband of Elizabeth Rudley. 14. A. 11.


RUMBELOW, Private, THOMAS, 3658228. 2nd Bn. South Lancashire Regiment. 14th February 1945. Age 28. Son of Thomas and Elizabeth Anne Rumbelow, of Salford, Lancashire; husband of Beatrice Rumbelow, of Seedley, Salford. 28. C. 19.


RUMLEY, Lance Serjeant, JAMES, 7889255. 2nd Bn. The Buffs (Royal East Kent Regiment). 18th February 1945. Age 24. Son of John Rumley, and of Harriet Rumley, of Horn's Cross, Kent. 27. E. 2.


RUSHBROOK, Private, JOHN ELIJAH, 4754539. 1st Bn. Lincolnshire Regiment. 8th February 1945. Age 29. Son of John Thomas Rushbrook and Edith Maud Rushbrook, of Erith, Kent; husband of Ruby Ada Rushbrook, of Erith. 11. C. 21.


RUSHTON, Lance Corporal, HAROLD GEORGE, 7366356. Royal Army Medical Corps and No. 1 Commando. 31st January 1945. Age 26. Son of Leonard Bertram and Esther Rushton; husband of Elsie Rushton, of Hatton, Derbyshire. 3. F. 17.


RUSSELL, Private, A, 14136467. 2nd Bn. Welch Regiment. 7th March 1947. 28. J. 8.


RUSSELL, Private, ALBERT EDWARD, 4866934. 7th Bn. Leicestershire Regiment. 24th May 1944. Age 24. Son of Arthur and Gertrude Ann Russell, of Colwick, Nottinghamshire. 13. D. 23.


RUSSELL, Private, ALFRED PERCIVAL, 14706374. 2nd Bn. The Buffs (Royal East Kent Regiment). 30th January 1945. Age 35. Son of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Edward Russell; husband of Vera Elizabeth Russell, of Plumstead, London. 27. E. 6.


RUSSELL, Private, ANTHONY SAMUEL, 14203043. 1st Bn. Border Regiment. 23rd March 1945. Age 22. Son of Samuel Edward and Maude Russell, of Egremont, Cumberland. Joint grave 27A. 21-22.


RUSSELL, Major, CHARLES JAMES LENNOX, M C, 180603. 2nd Bn. King's Own Scottish Borderers. 24th February 1945. Age 24. Son of Archibald George Blomefield Russell, M.V.O., B.A., F.S.A., F.R.Ent.S., J.P., Lancaster Herald, and of Janet Frances Russell (nee Kerr), of City of London. 28. G. 20.


RUSSELL, Private, DAVID, 2827588. 2nd Bn. Black Watch (Royal Highlanders). 9th August 1944. Age 26. Son of David and Sarah H. Russell, of Renfrew. 13. J. 13.


RUSSELL, Captain, JAMES FREDERICK, M C, 200129. Royal Scots attd. 1st Bn. 10th Gurkha Rifles. 25th February 1945. Age 32. Son of James Archibald and Jennie Utz Russell. 21. D. 21.


RUSSELL, Trooper, KENNETH GORDON MAXIMILIAN, 7884155. 2nd. Royal Tank Regiment, R.A.C.. 16th April 1942. Age 27. Son of Ernest Russell, and of Ethel Rebecca Russell, of Lumley, Sussex. Coll. grave 23A. D. 23-25.


RUSTON, Flight Sergeant (W.Op.), JOHN CHATTEN, 1337246. 48 Sqdn. Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve. 5th September 1945. Age 23. Son of Walter and Elizabeth Ann Ruston, of Chatteris, Cambridgeshire. 26. F. 18.



Australian - Canadian - Indian - South African - New Zealand


RUDLING, Flying Officer (Pilot), JOHN DAVID, D F M, 41714. 136 (R.A.F.) Sqdn. Royal New Zealand Air Force. 29th April 1944. Age 22. Son of Thomas George and Minna Louisa Rudling, of Auckland City, New Zealand. 23A. F. 6.


RUDRA BAHADUR BHUJEL, Rifleman, 50031. 4th Bn. 4th Prince of Wales' Own Gurkha Rifles. 6th April 1945. Age 25. Son of Latar Bahadur and Kaili, of Parsyang, Nepal; husband of Rupa, of Parsyang. Coll. grave 34. A. 2-7.


RUDRA BAHADUR CHHETRI, Rifleman, 37100. 1st Bn. 3rd Queen Alexandra's Own Gurkha Rifles. 6th April 1945. Age 22. Son of Bal Bahadur and Birchi, of Jogpani, Nepal. 35. B. 17.


RUDRA BAHADUR THAPA, Lance Naik, 10092. 3rd Bn. 8th Gurkha Rifles. 22nd January 1945. Age 22. Son of Kahar Sing and Dilli, of Majabari, Nepal; husband of Man Kumari, of Majabari. 34. A. 22.


RUDRA BIR THAPA, Rifleman, 49980. 4th Bn. 4th Prince of Wales' Own Gurkha Rifles. 7th January 1945. Age 24. Son of Lal Sing and Pitra; husband of Rukuma, of Puktong, Nepal. 33. A. 7.


RUSSELL, Flying Officer (Pilot), WALTER, J/27639. 358 (R.A.F.) Sqdn. Royal Canadian Air Force. 22nd January 1945. Age 22. Son of Mr. and Mrs. Alexander Russell, of Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. Coll. grave 16A. E. 10-17.


RUSTAM ALI, Craftsman, ME/109491. 62 Mobile Workshop Coy. Indian Electrical and Mechanical Engineers. 5th September 1945. Age 26. Son of Inayat Ali and Gafuran, of Shishar, Rohtak, India; husband of Patori, of Dharampura, Lahore, Pakistan. 16. C. 13.


RUTHERFORD, Lieutenant, TAMMAS AULD MURDOCK, EC/8999. 1st Bn. 18th Royal Garhwal Rifles. 15th April 1944. 11. B. 2.



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