James David Oxenburgh, DFM

Air Gunner, 51 Squadron
Service number 1383796
Died 2 May 1944
Buried Wevelgem Communal Cemetery, Belgium
Age 24

Jimmy was born in 1920 in Hackney to Jacob who was born in Belarus and Polish born Elizabeth née Levy and had six siblings. The family adopted the surname of Owen and Jacob became a British citizen in 1948.

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