Flight Sergeant Peter Purves

Flight Sergeant Peter Purves, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve. He died in a flying accident on 3rd June 1945, aged 20 and is buried in Birgham Churchyard. He was the son of Jane Renton Brown Of Coldstream and is also commemorated on the Coldstream War  Memorial. Before joining the R.A.F. in 1943 he had been a keen member of the Air Training Corps.

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