Staff Sergeant Norman Leslie Seaward (7343236) served in the Royal Army Medical Corps during World War Two. He died at Campbell College Military Hospital on 5th May 1941 during the Belfast Blitz.
Seaward served at the hospital with the Royal Army Medical Corps in 1941. His last known address was 20 Bertie Road, Kenilworth, Warwickshire, England.
Death in the Blitz
He died on 5th May 1941, one of nineteen medical staff and patients killed in the Luftwaffe raid on Campbell College Military Hospital. He was 31 years old. Norman Leslie Seaward served at the No. 24 British General Hospital based at the Belfast school. This was the last Luftwaffe raid on Belfast in what became known as Belfast Blitz.
He left behind a wife and young child as the inscription on his headstone in Belfast reads.
Treasured in life, loved in death. Wife and baby.
Seaward’s funeral took place on 9th May 1941. Staff Sergeant Norman Leslie Seaward’s grave is in Glenalina Extension, Section AS, Grave 101 of Belfast City Cemetery, Belfast, Co. Antrim.