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Sergeant William Logan Colls ...............
« on: Saturday 02 February 19 16:50 GMT (UK) »


The private memorial marking the grave no longer provides Sergeat Collis with adequate commemoration.  The CWGC is in the process of producing a new heastone to mark his grave.


Commonwealth War Grave Commission are searching to locate the next of kin for of Sergeant William Logan Colls - Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve - Service No 758029 - address was The Oaks Salhouse Norwich.

Burial South Cerney - (All Hallows) Churchyard. 9 August 1940

William Logan Colls born 1920 was buried South Cerney Gloucestershire.
William L Colls - maiden name of mother - Spencer - registered Norwich March 1920 - 4b390

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Great Britain, Royal Aero Club Aviatorsí Certificates - William logan Colls born 11 March 1920
Apprentice - 8/10/1937 - The Norfolk and Norwich Aero Club Ltd.,

If you can help CWGC please contact the UKNA Technical Team, they would be pleased to hear from you.

https://www.cwgc.org/

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Re: Sergeant William Logan Colls ...............
« Reply #1 on: Saturday 02 February 19 16:51 GMT (UK) »
The parents of William - Albert George Logan - Dorothy Spencer.  September 1911 - Norwich.

Albert Spencer - 1886 - 1946 Norwich outer Norfolk - reg March 1946 - 4b108

Dorothy May Spencer - 1887 - 1973 - Surrey South West - reg June 1973 - 5g 1422

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Re: Sergeant William Logan Colls ...............
« Reply #2 on: Saturday 02 February 19 16:56 GMT (UK) »

William had a brother - John Archibald Colls born 1913 Norwich - passed away 2008 Norwich.

John A Colls married Barbara E Buckingham - 4b 105 - Smallburgh Norfolk.

There was a birth in 1945 - Acle Norfolk for a male Colls another male at Aldershot in 1947 (not sure about this one)

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Re: Sergeant William Logan Colls ...............
« Reply #3 on: Saturday 02 February 19 16:58 GMT (UK) »

Have found an anc tree - owners notified of the CWGC appeal.

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