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Sapper Robert Ingram Ford

Incident Report

Joyce Green Hospital, Dartford, Kent.

  • September 27, 1940
  • Joyce Green Hospital, Dartford, Kent.



Incident. Sapper R.I. Ford died when a bomb exploded in an excavation. This was in the rockery, behind the surgeon’s house, at Joyce Green Hospital, Dartford, Kent.

Personal Details

  • 2090532 Sapper
  • Robert Ingram Ford
  • Bomb Disposal
  • Royal Engineers
Son of William and Constance Ford of Newcastle-on-Tyne. Died on the 27th September 1940. Aged 21. Commemorated at Honor Oak Crematorium, Camberwell. Screen Wall Panel 5.


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