Date added: 19 Jan 2016
Brigade: West Wickam Fire Station
Date of Death: 20 April 1941
Location Died: 24U , Old Palace School, St Leonards Street, Poplar, London
Cause of Death: Injuries resulting from enemy action
Current Fire Authority: Kent
Surname spelling may be Aitchinson
Total of 32 Firemen and 2 Firewomen died, due a direct hit by a land-mine. 21 of the firemen died were from Beckenham.