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Herbert John Baxter   

   

Servicenumber : 790345
Rank : Warrant Officer Class II
Regiment : Royal Artillery
Unit : 2nd Airlanding Anti-Tank Battery
Date of Death : 20-09-1944
Age : 32
Grave :
Herbert John Baxter was a son of Percy Herbert and Abigail Baxter. He was married to Agnes Josephine Baxter of Newport, Monmouthshire. He served with Headquarters Troop. 
Baxter has no known grave. His name is on panel 1 of the Groesbeek Memorial, which commemorates by name more than 1000 soldiers who died during te campaign in north-west Europe between the time of crossing the Seine at the end of August 1944 and the end of the war in Europe, and whose graves are not known.
According to the Roll of Honour published by the Society of Friends of the Airborne Museum (Jan Hey 1999 and 2011) was killed in the Johannahoeve area.
 
Sources: Website CWGC, website www.marketgarden.com and Roll of Honour

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