2014060 Sapper


Francis George Biddle.


43 Bomb Disposal Section.


Royal Engineers.


Died on the 8th January 1944. Aged 28.


Buried at Salerno War Cemetery, Italy.


Grave/Memorial III D 45.




Sapper F.G. Biddle died whilst dealing with a 500lb British bomb fitted with a type 37 pistol. Sapper, P. Carney, Sergeant H. Evans BEM, Corporal J.A. Johnston, Sapper’s W. Pearn, G.W. Rice and Lieutenant B.M.M. Sinclair also died at this incident.


View of Salerno Cemetery