James George Bruce

M, #2350, b. 1918, d. 28 March 1943
     James George Bruce was born in 1918.1 He was the son of George Bruce and Helen Garden Anderson. James George Bruce was a Flying Officer (Pilot) in 105 Squadron in the Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve, awarded the DFM.1 James died on 28 March 1943 at France.1 He was buried after 28 March 1943 at Lille Southern Cemetery, Lille, Nord, France.2,1,3


  1. [S1716] James George Bruce, Gravestone inscription data, "NM014700, James George Bruce, 1918 to 1943. Occupation : Flying Officer in the Royal Air Force. Date of Birth : 1918. Headstone Ref : H95. Date of Death : 1943."
  2. [S3426] Debt of Honour Register and certificate, Casualty No 2275824, "In Memory of Flying Officer JAMES GEORGE BRUCE D F M, 124216, 105 Sqdn., Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve, who died age 25 on 28 March 1943. Son of George Bruce and Helen Garden Bruce, of Buckie, Banffshire, Scotland. Remembered with honour. LILLE SOUTHERN CEMETERY. Commemorated in perpetuity by the Commonwealth War Graves Commission."
  3. [S3392] Anne Anderson, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Anne Anderson of Dubai, United Arab Emirates.