Malvern College Second World War Casualty

F/O. Douglas Ryland Vickers

House and time at Malvern: 2, 1929 - 1933.

Regiment: R.A.F..
Died: 24 November 1943 aged 28 in Italy. Killed in action.
Battle: Bomber Command. Cemetery: Staglieno Cemetery, Genoa Coll. grave III. A. 30.

Son of Vincent Rawson Scott Vickers and Gwyneth Howard Vickers, of Yew Trees, Wye, Kent.
Mod. Lan. V. Cricket XL.
Diploma in Estate Management, Wye College A.L.A.S.
Asiatic Petroleum Co.

104 Sqdn. Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
The squadron flew the Bristol Blenheim before converting to the Vickers Wellington bomber in 1941.