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Monday, 12 November 2012

Bryans, Sydney Thomas

Sydney Thomas Bryans
was born on 14th August 1919.  He was the son of Joseph Bryans, Hilden, Northland Road, Londonderry.
Bryans joined the Belfast Banking Company on 4th May 1937. 

A Sidney Thomas Bryans with Other Ranks Service Number 1062413 and Officer Service Number 144392 is recorded in the London Gazette (1943) under entries for the RAF Volunteer Reserve. 
Following his return from Active Service, he was transferred to Limavady on 23rd September 1946.  


  1. Rejoined the RAF as a pilot officer in 1948? and was killed in a flying accident at RNAS Belfast (Belfast city Airport) in March 1950

  2. Bryans features in the London Gazette supplement dated 9th August 1949.

  3. The Armed Forces Memorial confirms the death of Flying Officer Sidney Thomas Bryans, aged 30 on 5th March 1950. Sad news, but thanks must go to the anonymous contributor who posted earlier tonight.


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