Warrant Officer Class 2 George E Angell

24 Mar 1945

George Edward Angell was the son of William Edward and Clara Jane (Turner) Angell. He enlisted in The Devonshire Regiment and volunteered for airborne forces.

Warrant Officer Class II (C.S.M.) Angell successfully completed glider training and was posted to 12th (Airborne) Battalion, Devonshire Regiment and took part in operation Varsity (Rhine Crossing).

CSM Angell was killed in action on 24 March 1945, aged 35, and was given a field burial at Dingden and was re-interred to Reichswald Forest War Cemetery on 16 January 1947.

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By Rod Gibson

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