Desmond Mary Grant was the son of James and Ellen Josephine Grant. He was born about 1918. Corporal Desmond Grant served with the Royal Air Force in World War Two. In 1939, Corporal Grant was on the British aircraft carrier Courageous when she was torpedoed by a German submarine. He survived. During fighting in Crete, Corporal Grant was taken prisoner on Crete on 24th May 1941. He died in a German POW camp on 20th September 1941, aged 23 years.
Berlin is the capital city of Germany and lies in the north east of the country. From the A2 HANNOVER to BERLIN motorway follow the A10 BERLINER RING direction PRENZLAU / HAMBURG. Continue for approx 27kms and take exit 26 (Ausfahrt 26) B5 BERLIN / SPANDAU. Continue for approx 17kms following the signs for CHARLOTTENBURG along the HAMBURGER CHAUSSEE, which then becomes the HEERSTRASSE.