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Husband: Bernard Nelson Matson
Born: 1908 in Stevington, Bedfordshire 1,2 (see note 1) Census: 1911 in The Vicarage, Stevington, Bedfordshire (see note 2) Died: 4 May 1944 in India 3 (see note 3) Father: Leonard Matson (1852 - 1912) Mother: Catharine Suckling Baron (1866 - 1940)
Wife: Muriel Nellie Eldridge Married: 1931 in London 2 (see note 4)
Born: 9 May 1909 in London 2,4 (see note 5) Died: 1985 in Devon 5 (see note 6) Father: Mother:
Sources: (1) . (2) . (3) Commonwealth War Graves Commission website http://www.cwgc.org/. (4) . (5) . Event Notes Note (1) Dec 1908 Bedford 3b 265 Note (2) Age 2, born Stevington, with parents Note (3) Name: MATSON, BERNARD NELSON Initials: B N Nationality: United Kingdom Rank: Group Captain Regiment/Service: Royal Air Force Age: 35 Date of Death: 04/05/1944 Additional information: Son of the Revd. Leonard Matson, M.A., and Catherine H. Matson; husband of Muriel Nellie Matson, of Andover, Hampshire. Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead Grave/Memorial Reference: 4. E. 12. Cemetery: DELHI WAR CEMETERY Note (4) Dec 1931 Wandsworth 1d 1036 Note (5) Jun 1909 Fulham 1a 284 Note (6) Oct 1985 Barnstaple 21 727 born 9 May 1909 For comments and questions about this family, email Howard Slatter Updated 18 May 2020 Name Index