The War Graves of Ystradgynlais

Lynn Thomas

Lynn Thomas served in the Royal Air Force and was killed in active service in East Africa. He is buried at Kisumu in East Africa, but remembered on a grave in St. Cynog's churchyard. He is not listed on the Ystradgynlais War Memorial.

The information on Lynn Thomas has been compiled from a number of sources, including the Commonwealth War Graves Commission, from the South Wales Voice newspaper, and the Parish Burial Register (courtesy of the Swansea Archives).

NameLynn Thomas
Date of Death23rd November 1942
Place of DeathEast Africa
Age at Death22
Unit and RegimentRoyal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
RankPilot Officer (Observer)
Service Number145487
War Grave  Kisumu Cemetery, Kenya; Grave 240
Remembrance Grave  St Cynog's churchyard, Ystradgynlais  
MemorialNot on Ystradgynlais War Memorial
NotesSon of Mr. and Mrs. T. Thomas
of Collier's Wood, Surrey.

Lynn Thomas
Killed on Active Service and Buried in the British Cemetery Kisumu, East Africa.
Per Ardua Ad Astra

The location of the remembrance grave for Lynn Thomas in the rear graveyard of St Cynog's Church, Ystradgynlais.


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