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Son of Henry William and Bassie A.M. Legg of Orsett.
Aircraftman 2nd Class, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve.
Died on Friday 22nd September 1944, aged 22.
He was a prisoner of war in Java and reportedly lost his life when the Japanese Merchant Ship Haru Yosi Maru was sunk by an allied submarine.
Henry Legg was one of Bata's most promising boxers before the war.