Clarence Millward was the son of Bertrand and Annie Millward, of Cradley, Staffordshire, he enlisted in the South Staffordshire Regiment and volunteered for airborne forces.
Gunner Millward successfully completed parachute training at RAF Ringway and was posted to 3 Airlanding Anti-Tank Battery, Royal Artillery, and took part in Operation Overlord (Normandy).
Gnr Millward was killed in action on 16 June 1944, aged 34, and was buried in Ranville War Cemetery, Calvados, France.
If you are part of Gnr Millward’s family and would like to complete this biography, you can apply to the curator to do so. To do this you will need to become a member of ParaData and select the 'friend or family member' option on the registration form.
If you would like to find out more about becoming a member please visit our registration page.
Members of ParaData can submit their material by clicking on the 'Add content to this article' button on the right.
By Rod GibsonRead More