Malvern College Second World War Casualty

Sgt. Anthony John Rylands Millard Tucker

House and time at Malvern: 9, 1935 - 1938.

Regiment: R.A.F..
Died: 17 August 1941 aged in Germany. Missing, presumed killed in action.
Battle: Bomber Command. Cemetery: Jonkerbos War Cemetery Coll. grave 12. B. 1-3.

Son of J. M. Tucker, 5 Paper Buildings, Temple, E.C.4.
Sci. V.

78 Sqdn. Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
The squadron flew Armstrong Whitworth Whitley night bombers, and in February 1941, flying from Malta, were used to drop paratroops over southern Italy for Operation Colossus, the first British paratroop operation of the Second World War.