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Leading Aircraftman James Maw
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Birth: unknown
Death: Jun. 8, 1940

In 1937, James Maw a fervent young Christian was transferred to H.M.S. Glorious an aircraft carrier. He served on it for two and a half years with many of the same crew.until the carrier and her two escorting destroyers were sunk 200 miles west of Narvik, Norway.
Over five years later, one of the few survivors of the Glorious sought out some of Jimmy's friends and told them that the day before the loss of the carrier he had asked permission to preach the gospel to the crew, and the captain had given consent.On the day of the preaching 500 men confessed the Lord Jesus as their Saviour. Out of 1515 crew of the three British ships only 45 survived. 
 
Inscription:
Royal Air Force
 
Note: 522946
 
Burial:
Runnymede Memorial
Englefield Green
Runnymede Borough
Surrey, England
Plot: Panel 23.
 
Maintained by: IWPP Custodial Account
Originally Created by: International Wargraves ...
Record added: Aug 10, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15258559
Leading Aircraftman James Maw
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Jehovah will keep thy going out and thy coming in, from henceforth and for evermore. Psalm 121
- David Martin
 Added: Nov. 3, 2013
Jesus said;- Be thou faithful unto death and I will give to you the crown of life. Rev.2
- David Martin
 Added: May. 7, 2013
 
 
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