Darrell Edward David Milsom (1919-1940)

Born 3 July 1919 in Christchurch, Hampshire, Darrell was the first born son of parents Harry Lincoln Milsom and Isobel Vida Collins.  Darrell's short life came to a tragic end on 29 March 1940 when, as Pilot Officer with 263 Squadron of the Royal Air Force, his plane collided mid-air with a colleague's plane  at RAF Filton, Bristol.  Darrell is buried at Canford Crematoria, Westbury-on-Trym, Bristol - Section E. Grave 117