Malvern College Second World War Casualty

F/O. Geoffrey Francis Deakin

House and time at Malvern: 4, 1935 - 1939.

Regiment: R.A.F..
Died: 20 January 1944 aged 23 in England. Killed accidentally.
Cemetery: Bridstow (St. Bridget) Churchyard S.E. of church

Son of Lt.-Col. Charles Deakin, O.B.E., The Worcestershire Regt. (died on active service, 8th March, 1944). and Theodora Deakin, of Hordle, Hampshire, and of Brook Grange, Bramley, Nr . Guildford, Surrey.
Army V. House Prefect.
B.A. (Cantab).

'After much operational work, in which his C.O. reports he showed himself a very fine pilot, he was employed as an instructor and again earned high praise. He was killed in an accident in Jan., 1944.' (Malvernian, Mar 1944)