Green, William Charles

Green, William Charles

Name: William Charles Green Rank: Lance Corporal Regiment: Royal Engineers Died on: Monday, 30th September 1940 Died at: Plaza Cinema, Robertson Street, Hastings Parents: Mr Kenneth William and Mrs Ethel Maud Green Home Address: 15 York Road, Bexhill on Sea Additional Information: William Green, aged 17, was on leave from the Army and was killed … Read more

Ziel, Friedrich

Friedrich Ziel

Name: Friedrich Ziel Rank: Lieutenant Service: Luftwaffe Additional Information: Friedrich Ziel was born on 13th August 1911 and died on 27th September 1940. He was part of a crew flying a Ju 88 shot down during the Battle of Britain. Information from Air Crew Remembered here. If you can provide more information about this person, … Read more

Nelson, Gustav

Gustav Nelson

Name: Gustav Nelson Rank: Sergeant Service: Luftwaffe Additional Information: Gustav Nelson was born on 21st June 1913 and died on 25th September 1940. He was part of a crew flying a¬†Messerschmitt Bf 110 which was shot down by RAF fighters and crashed near Beaulieu Farm, Hastings. Information from Air Crew Remembered here. If you can … Read more

Krings, Paul

Paul Krings

Name: Paul Krings Rank: Lieutenant Service: Luftwaffe Additional Information: Paul Krings was born on 2nd August 1915 and died on 21st December 1940. The date of death is different on his grave, however CWGC records state the correct date. Part of a crew flying a Dornier 17z-3 which was shot down over the sea near … Read more

Butz, Josef

Josef Butz

Name: Josef Butz Rank: Feldwebel (Sergeant) Service: Luftwaffe Additional Information: Josef Butz was born on 25th January 1914 and died on 22nd December 1940. Part of a crew flying a Dornier 17z-3 which was shot down over the sea near Eastbourne by Spitfires. He was washed ashore on Hastings beach. Information from Air Crew Remembered … Read more

White, Joseph Carter

Joseph Carter White

Name: Joseph Carter White Rank: Seaman Service: Royal Naval Patrol Service Ship: HM Trawler Botanic Parents: William James & Mary Louisa White Wife: D White Address:¬†Hastings Additional Information: Joseph White died aged 35 on 15th September 1940. The inscription on his grave reads “Time heals, but we still remember son. Mum and Dad.” Information about … Read more