Biggin Hill War Memorial

1939 - 1945

R H G Nevard

Son of James Nevard and Annie (nee Walker) born in 1914 at Malling. His father was born at Horn's Green, Cudham in 1877 while his grandfather, John, was working locally on a farm.

Stirling LK195 fail to return from Dutch operations. The mission had been to drop supplies to the Dutch resistance in the province of North Holland. It was flying low and ploughed over the Ijsselmeer. All the crew were killed. Witness reports from the De slag om Normandie site, including full crew details (pdf).

photo of Reginald Henry George Nevard