Aircraftman Second Class William Charles Stanley Ford
Aircraftman Second Class William Charles Stanley Ford suffered multiple injuries during the raids on RAF Kenley which took place on 18th August, 1940, “The Hardest Day”. He clung to life until the following day, when he passed away in Caterham District Hospital.
William was the son of Stanley George and Harriet Lily Louisa Ford of 39 The Mount, Worcester Park.
His grave in Morden cemetery is inscribed:
Rather death than false in faith. Always in our thoughts, Mum and Dad.
Rest in peace Sir and thank you for your service.