Flight Lieutenant David Samuel Lord VC, DFC - 271 Squadron, Royal Air Force


KNOWN GRAVES OF HOLDERS OF THE VICTORIA CROSS
IN: THE NETHERLANDS

Name John Daniel,
BASKEYFIELD
Aubrey,
COSENS
Dennis,
DONNINI
Guy Penrose,
GIBSON
Rank Lance Sergeant Sergeant Fusilier Wing Commander
Force South Staffordshire Regiment
1st Airborne Division
Queen's Own Rifles of Canada 4 / 5th Bn Royal Scots Fusiliers 617 Squadron, Royal Air Force
VC won Arnhem,
20 September 1944
Mooshof,
25 - 26 February 1945
Near Roermond,
18 January 1945
Mohne & Eder Dams, Germany,
16 - 17 May 1943 *
London Gaz 23 November 1944 22 May 1945
20 March 1945 28 May 1943
Born Burslem, Staffordshire,
18 November 1922
Latchford, Ontario,
21 May 1921
Easington Collery, Co Durham,
17 November 1925
Simla, India,
12 August 1918
Died 20 September 1944,
'Station Oosterbeek', Arnhem *
26 February 1945,
Mooshof *
18 January 1945,
Near Roermond *
19 September 1944,
Bergen-op-Zoom
Grave No known grave
Name on Groesbeek Memorial, Nijmegen
Groesbeek Canadian War Cemetery, Nijmegen Sittard War Cemetery, Limburg Steenbergen-en-Kruisland Churchyard
Location
of VC
Staffordshire Regiment Museum, Lichfield Queen's Own Rifles of Canada Museum, Toronto Not publicly held Royal Air Force Museum, Hendon
Remarks * Killed during his VC action * Killed during his VC action * Killed during his VC action DSO & Bar, DFC & Bar
* The Dambuster Raid

THE NETHERLANDS

Name John Hollington,
GRAYBURN
Henry Eric,
HARDEN
David Samuel Anthony,
LORD
Lionel Ernest,
QUERIPEL
Rank Lieutenant Lance-Corporal Flight Lieutenant Captain
Force Parachute Regiment ( Army Air Corps ) Royal Army Medical Corps
att'd 45 Royal Marine Commando
271 Squadron, Royal Air Force Royal Sussex Regiment
att'd 10th Parachute Regiment
( Army Air Corps )
VC won Arnhem,
17 - 20 September 1944
Brachterbeek,
23 January 1945
Over Arnhem,
19 September 1944
Arnhem,
19 September 1944
London Gaz 25 January 1945 8 March 1945 13 November 1945 1 February 1945
Born Karachi, Pakistan,
30 January 1918
Northfleet, Kent,
23 February 1912
Cork, Co Cork,
18 October 1913
Winterbourne Monkton, Dorset,
13 July 1920
Died 20 September 1944,
Arnhem *
23 January 1945,
Brachterbeek *
19 September 1944,
Over Arnhem *
19 September 1944,
Arnhem *
Grave Arnhem Oosterbeek War Cemetery
( image courtesy Chris Roche )
Nederweert War Cemetery Arnhem Oosterbeek War Cemetery Arnhem Oosterbeek War Cemetery
( image courtesy Chris Roche )
Location
of VC
Parachute Regiment & Airborne Forces Museum, Imperial War Museum, Duxford Army Medical Services Museum, Mytchett Lord Ashcroft Gallery
Imperial War Museum, London
Parachute Regiment & Airborne Forces Museum, Imperial War Museum, Duxford
Remarks * Killed during his VC action * Killed during his VC action * Killed during his VC action * Killed during his VC action

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