Ronald George Inglis

Pilot Officer Ronald George Inglis (Observer)

Service Number 104574

Died 02/06/1942

Aged 21

114 Sqn.
Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve

Son of George and Janet Smail Inglis, of Hinchley Wood, Esher, Surrey. Scottish Boys Golf Champion, 1937 and 1938.

Ronald G. Inglis, Pilot Officer, Royal Air Force, son of Mr. and Mrs. R. G. Inglis, Esher, Surrey, was born on 14th July 1920. He left Watson’s in 1934 to enter Kingston Grammar School. He played for Scotland v England in the Boys’ Golf International Match at Southport in 1936 and captained the Scottish team at Bruntsfield in 1937, in which year he won the Scottish Boys’ Championship at North Berwick, a performance which he repeated in 1938. In 1939 he led the qualifiers in the Scottish Golf Championship (Service) at Prestwick. Joining the R.A.F. in 1940 as an aircraftman, he was commissioned in 1941, and was killed in action in a raid over Germany on 2nd June 1942.

Courtesy of Aircrew Remembered

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