Leslie Joseph Fry lived in Cornwell, he enlisted in the Royal Artillery and volunteered for airborne forces.
Private Fry successfully completed glider training and was posted to 12th (Airborne) Battalion Devonshire Regiment and took part in Operation Varsity (Rhine Crossing).
Pte Fry was killed in action on 24 March 1945, aged 33, and was given a field burial at Hamminkeln, Germany and was re-interred to Reichswald Forest War Cemetery on 26 March 1947.
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