Roger B. Binyon, Capt.
Personal information
Age 30
Nationality British
Date / place of birth Unknown
Military information
Army Number 219665
Rank Capt.
Function Unknown
Platoon / Troop / Flight Unknown
Company / Squadron 9th Airborne Field Company
Unit / Group Unknown
Division / Transport / Command 1st Airborne Division
Regiment Corps of Royal Engineers
Death information
Died when 24-9-1944
Died where Oosterbeek
Spot Sonnenberg area
Map reference Unknown
Burial Location No known grave
Grave number Unknown
Miscellaneous information
Personal notes

Capt. Binyon was reporting missing in the Sonneberg area after attacking a German tank. However other statements report that he went to the Driel Ferry area and was present at the 'Lonsdale Speech' Also reported is that he and Pvt. Kelly went away together. Pvt. Kelly's grave was found in the Ter Horst Garden. In 1985 two bodies were found near the old church. One was identified as Alfred Edward Johnson. The other was an Officer of the Royal Engineers aprox. 30 years of age. Identification by dental records was not possible but this could well have been Capt. Binyon.

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Roger B. Binyon, Capt.
Personal information
Age 30
Nationality British
Date / place of birth Unknown
Military information
Army Number 219665
Rank Capt.
Function Unknown
Platoon / Troop / Flight Unknown
Company / Squadron 9th Airborne Field Company
Unit / Group Unknown
Division / Transport / Command 1st Airborne Division
Regiment Corps of Royal Engineers
Death information
Died when 24-9-1944
Died where Oosterbeek
Spot Sonnenberg area
Map reference Unknown
Burial Location No known grave
Grave number Unknown
Miscellaneous information
Personal notes

Capt. Binyon was reporting missing in the Sonneberg area after attacking a German tank. However other statements report that he went to the Driel Ferry area and was present at the 'Lonsdale Speech' Also reported is that he and Pvt. Kelly went away together. Pvt. Kelly's grave was found in the Ter Horst Garden. In 1985 two bodies were found near the old church. One was identified as Alfred Edward Johnson. The other was an Officer of the Royal Engineers aprox. 30 years of age. Identification by dental records was not possible but this could well have been Capt. Binyon.

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