Maurice Alfred Morrison

Aircraftman 2nd Class
Service number 1256181
Died 12 Jul 1941
Buried Willesden Jewish Cemetery
Age 30

Maurice was an only child born in 1910 in Wandsworth to Solomon Moses and Hannah nee Musaphia. Solomon worked as a costumier and ladies hairdresser and legally changed his name in 1926 to Saul Max Morrison. Maurice worked as a master dyer and cleaner before he enlisted in 1940.

Maurice died on 12 July 1941 in Middleton Sanitorium. His death certificate states that his cause of death was: ‘1(a) Tuberculosis Meningitis (b) Pulmonary Tuberculosis.’ He was initially buried in Leeds Cemetery before he was moved and reburied in Willesden Jewish Cemetery.

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