Captain Desmond Kavanagh


204081 Captain Desmond T. Kavanagh, commander of No.2 Para Platoon & 2nd Para Jeep Section of the 250th (Airborne) Light Composite Company, RASC. He was killed on the 19th September 1944, aged 25, and was first buried near the Oosterbeek-Hoog Railway Station before being reinterred in the Airborne Cemetery after the war. From the collection of Philip Reinders.