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Bunn, Dr Herbert Wilford


First name(s)Dr Herbert Wilford
Date of birth22 August 1914
Family detailsSon of J.H. & M. Bunn of Grosvenor Ct., Summerstrand, Port Elizabeth, S.Africa
Previous educationKingswood College, Grahamstown, South Africa
CollegeGuy's Hospital
Dates at college1934
Dept / courseLondon M.B., B.S.
QualificationsM.R.C.S: L.R.C. P.
Military unitCivilian War Dead
War / conflictWorld War Two (1939-1945)
Date of deathDec 6th/7th 1942
Age at death28
Rank at deathCivilian Doctor
Place of deathWest of the Azores
Cause of deathDied when S.S. Ceramic was sunk in a torpedo attack.
Commemoration(s)Guy's War Memorial; Civilian War Dead Roll of Honour, located near St. George's Chapel in Westminster Abbey, London
NotesThe S. S. Ceramic was sunk by U-515 en route from Liverpool for St. Helena, Durban and Sydney.
SourcesGuy’ s Hospital Medical School Records, King’ s College London Archives; Commonwealth War Graves Commission

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