Staff-Sergeant Colin Hopgood

 

Staff-Sergeant Hopgood of "B" Squadron, The Glider Pilot Regiment. He was killed on the 6th June 1944 when his glider crashed near Saint Vaast en Auge. Also killed in this crash was his co-pilot, Sergeant Daniel Phillips, Captain Spencer Daisley and Private John Aldred (both 13th Parachute Battalion), and Signalman Douglas Davis (Headquarters, 5th Parachute Brigade)