Corporal Ralph Richard Underwood, was the son of Percival Ralph and Amy Gladys Underwood, and nephew of Ann Rose Jones, of Bhusawal, Bombay, India. He served with 4th Parachute Battalion and took part in the North African campaign.
Corporal Underwood died of wounds on 2 November 1944, aged 23 years old. He is now buried at Dely Ibrahim War Cemetery, Algeria.
If you are part of Corporal Underwood'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.