Israel Winberg

Wireless Operator/Air Gunner, 110 (Hyderabad) Squadron
Service number 755989
Died 28 July 1940
Commemorated on Runnymede Memorial
Age 28

Israel (Stanley) was born on 24 November 1911 in Sunderland, Durham to Polish born Morris and Latvia born Anna nee Tzinn and was the eldest of five siblings. The family also used the surname Winburn which was officially changed by deed poll in 1944. The family were furniture manufacturers owning the company M. Winburn & Sons in Low Row, Sunderland. Stanley attended Bede Grammar school in Sunderland and is commemorated on their Roll of Honour.

Stanley’s story can be found on the link below.

Stanley in 1937 on a cruise to Lisbon & Madeira. Courtesy Sid Katzen
Stanley, middle row, 2nd from left
Courtesy Helen Lewis