Pilot Officer Billy Fiske RAF
Billy Fiske, born Chicago in 1911, was killed in
action in 1940 whilst stationed at Tangmere Aerodrome during the Battle of Britain.
"He was the first
American Serviceman to
die in World War II and is buried in the south-east part of the churchyard."
W. M. L. FISKE III
BORN IN CHICAGO JUNE 4TH 1911 KILLED IN ACTION AUGUST 17TH 1940 He died for England.