Sarah (?) was born in 1819 at Mirfield, Yorkshire, England.
Sarah (?) married John Booth about 1843.
Mary Parry was born in 1906 at Oldham, Lancashire, England.
Mary Parry was the daughter of Daniel Parry and Eliza Dearnley.
Leonard Parry was born in 1908 at Oldham, Lancashire, England.
Leonard Parry was the son of Daniel Parry and Eliza Dearnley.
George William Parry
George William Parry was born on 6 January 1910 at Oldham, Lancashire, England.
George William Parry was the son of Daniel Parry and Eliza Dearnley.
George William Parry married Patti W Bromiley about August 1932 at Oldham R.D., Lancashire, England.
Minnie Witham was born on 31 May 1878 at Manchester, Lancashire, England.
Minnie Witham married Herbert John Dearnley, son of John Henry Dearnley and Margaret Clague, about May 1904 at Prestwich, Lancashire, England.
Minnie Witham died on 21 November 1962 at Coppins, 57 Northenden Road, Sale, Cheshire, England, at age 84 years, 5 months and 20 days
her estate was probated on 10 January 1963 at London, England,
Kathleen Margaret Dearnley
Kathleen Margaret Dearnley was born about February 1906 at Oldham, Lancashire, England.
Kathleen Margaret Dearnley was the daughter of Herbert John Dearnley and Minnie Witham.
Kathleen Margaret Dearnley married Oscar Michael Hetherington in August 1926 at Bucklow, Cheshire, England.
Kathleen Margaret Dearnley died in June 1997 at Gosport, Hampshire, England.
Lorna Witham Dearnley
Lorna Witham Dearnley was born on 21 October 1910 at Rhodes, Middleton, Lancashire, England.
Lorna Witham Dearnley was the daughter of Herbert John Dearnley and Minnie Witham.
Lorna Witham Dearnley married George V Desborough about August 1936 at Bucklow, Cheshire, England.
Lorna Witham Dearnley died in November 1993 at Trafford, Cheshire, England, at age 83 years.
George V Desborough
Brian Palmer Dearnley
Brian Palmer Dearnley was born about August 1919 at Sculcoates, Yorkshire, England.
Brian Palmer Dearnley was the son of Handel Dearnley and Alice Cornall.
Brian Palmer Dearnley married Patricia Mary Morrell about May 1940 at Southampton, Hampshire, England.
Note: on 6 July 1940
A Skua of 803 Squadron was damaged by gunfire from French fighters and ditched off Oran. Petty Officer G. W. Peacock and
Leading Airman B. P. Dearnley were rescued.
Brian Palmer Dearnley died on 17 October 1944 at Kranji, Singapore.
Brian Palmer Dearnley was buried about 1945 at Plot: Sp. Mem. Coll. grave 27. C. 11., Kranji War Cemetery, Kranji, Singapore,
Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve.
Memorial in Kranji War Cemetery:
Believed to be
Sub-Lieutentant (A) B. P. Dearnley. RNVR
In Memory of
Brian Palmer Dearnley
H.M.S. Indomitable., Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve who died on 17 October 1944 Age 25
Son of Handel and Alice Dearnley; husband of Patricia Mary Dearnley, of Bolton, Lancashire.
Remembered with Honour
Kranji War Cemetery
HMS INDOMITABLE - Illustrious-class Fleet Aircraft Carrier
15th Deployed with Task Group 63.3 for diversionary operations in Indian Ocean during
US landings on Leyte (Operation MILLET). Six aircrew were lost.
17th Launched air attacks with HMS VICTORIOUS on Nicobar Islands.
HM Cruiser PHOEBE provided fighter direction facilities and AA defence.
Group was screened by HM Destroyers WHELP, WAKEFUL, WAGER and WESSEX.
19th Repeated air attacks on Nicobars.
During retaliatory attacks by Japanese torpedo bombers, ten of the twelve enemy aircraft were destroyed.