Benjamin Bloom

Wireless Operator/Air Gunner, 514 Squadron
Service number 1414792
Died 16 June 1944
Commemorated on Runnymede Memorial.
Buried at Rieux Communal Cemetery, France
Age 23

Benjamin was born in July 1921 in Mile End, London to Louis and Caroline nee Bovill and he had three older sisters, Lily, Florry and Kitty and a younger brother Bob (Nathan).

His partner was Olive Campion and he was the father of Clive and Paul.

Benjamin’s story will be available soon.

Photo courtesy of Michel Lespagnol, President of Iwuy’stoire.