Derrick Norrington

Male, (1916 - 1943)
FatherFrederick Ernest Norrington (1890 - 1970)
MotherFlossa Ethel Woodin (1888 - 1958)
Relationship2nd great-grandson of Thomas F. Farmar
ChartsFarmar Descendants
INFO CIV REG INDEX Birth 1916 SepQ Norrington, Derrick. mother: Woodin. Cranbrook 2a,1631. (FreeBMD.) 
INFO RAF Distinguished Flying Medal award listed in London Gazette, 5 Nov 1940. #580441 Sergeant Derrick Norrington, no. 103 Squadron. (LonGazetteAr 5 Nov 1940, p.6393.) 
INFO PROMOTION in London Gazette,28 Apr 1942. to Tempy. Wt. Offs. 4 Apr 1942. #580441 Derrick Norrington, D.F.M. (48516). (LonGazetteAr 28 Apr 1942, p.1860.) 
DeathDerrick Norrington died 26 February 1943 in Germany. 
INFO CASUALTY DEATHS database of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission. Norrington, Derrick. Rank: Flying Officer, Royal Air Force, 83 Sqdn, service number 48516. Death 26 Feb 1943, age 26. Awards: D F M [Distinguished Flying Medal]. Son of Frederick Ernest and Flossa Ethel Norrington, of Bushey Heath, Hertfordshire. Memorial: Runnymede Memorial, Panel 127. (ComWarGraveC.) 
INFO PATHFINDER BOMBER SQUADRON RAF online database. Details for 83 Sqn flight W4846, 26 Feb 1943, plane Lancaster I, task: Koln; comments: T/o 1935 [hours] Wyton [RAF base]. Crashed near Monchengladbach. Listing of 7 men killed includes F/O [Flight Officer] D. Norrington, decoration DFM, age 26, killed 26 Feb 1943, service no. 48516. Memorial-- Runnymede Memorial. (PathfinderSq.) 
INFO CASUALTY COMMUNIQUE no. 227 Royal Air Force. Reported in Flight [Magazine], 6 May 1943. Missing, believed killed in action. F/O D. Norrington, D.F.M. (FlightArch 6May 1943, p.485.) 
INFO CASUALTY COMMUNIQUE no.372. Reported in Flight [Magazine], 13 Apr 1944. Royal Air Force. Previously reported missing, now presumed killed in action. F/O. D. Dorrington, D.F.M. (FlightArch 13 Apr 1944, p.408.)