Soldiers who died in WW2 on this day.

Tuesday 17th February 1942, (77 Years this day).
Major 40663 William James Douglass 33 years old

Tuesday 17th February 1942, (77 Years this day).
Leading Aircraftman 642037 James William Ellis 21 years old

Tuesday 17th February 1942, (77 Years this day).
Sergeant 942528 Peter Harrison 24 years old

Thursday 17th February 1944, (75 Years this day).
Sergeant 1807975 J Austin 20 years old

Thursday 17th February 1944, (75 Years this day).
Sub-Lieutenant (A) William Geoffrey Hale 22 years old

Saturday 17th February 1945, (74 Years this day).
Able Seaman P/JX 289970 Thomas James Bellingham 23 years old

Saturday 17th February 1945, (74 Years this day).
Gunner 1623453 William Bentley 34 years old

Saturday 17th February 1945, (74 Years this day).
Flying Officer 183794 Edward Gordon Warrington 29 years old

Saturday 17th February 1945, (74 Years this day).
Private 3661745 William Wheeler 32 years old

Monday 17th February 1947, (72 Years this day).
Petty Officer Wren 14067 Megan Dorothy Highton 26 years old

They shall grow not old, as we that are left grow old: Age shall not weary them, nor the years condemn. At the going down of the sun and in the morning We will remember them.