Pilot Officer, 234 Squadron, Fighter Command, R.A.F. died 16 April 1942
Born c. 1922, to Major Valentine Bland M.C. and Doris, his address on probate is given as The Warren, Aldbourne. His aircraft was a Spitfire, believed to have been shot down by a fighter near Rauville during Ramrod 20 escorting Hurricanes to the Cherbourg area.