Malvern College Second World War Casualty

F/Lt. John Outerson William Kenneth Ferris

House and time at Malvern: 9, 1924 - 1927.

Regiment: R.A.F..
Died: 30 September 1941 aged 31 in Germany. Killed in action.
Battle: Bomber Command. Cemetery: Kiel War Cemetery 3. J. 10-14.

Son of William Charles Ferris, and of Lilian Sythe Maria Ferris, of Westminster, London; stepson of Lt.-Col. Raymond J. Hartmann, Royal Artillery.
Swimming VIII.

142 Sqdn. Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve (Bomber Command)
The squadron used Vickers Wellington heavy bombers, flying night bombing missions over Germany

His brother Cecil Frank also died on service.