James Henry Ormrod


Flying Officer (Pilot) 148800
12 Squadron, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve

The Commonwealth War Graves Debt of Honour Register notes that James Henry Ormrod was the son of Ernest Mottershead Ormrod and Sarah Beatrice Ormrod, of Wallasey, Cheshire.

James died on 4 May 1944, aged 21, and is buried in Courtisols (St Memmie) Cemetery, France (Mil. Plot. Row 1. Coll. grave 4.)

At the time of his death, James was flying an Avro Lancaster B Mk III (PH-Z), S/n JB748.

Photographs of St Memmie Cemetery, and James' grave, can be found at http://olivier.housseaux.free.fr.