Burchmore, Eric b. June 18, 1920 d. October 11, 1994 Royal Air Force officer. He oversaw the introduction of the Harrier Jump Jet to the British armed forces. On completing his education at the Robert Atkinson School he enlisted in the Royal Air Force, but was prevented from becoming a pilot by his faulty colour vision. Instead he trained as an aircraft engineer at RAF Halton, before being posted to RAF Kenley where he served as an aircraft fitter during the Battle of Britain. In 1944 he was put in charge of modifying the Consolidated Liberator...[Read More] (Bio by: js) St Luke Churchyard, Whyteleafe, Tandridge District, Surrey, England Plot: Churchyard.