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 Stranraer K7298



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Citation AIR81 Casualty File Description Link
AIR81/6858Sergeant W D Oswald, Sergeant A E Stephens, Sergeant E T Naylor, Aircraftman S Mayer, Aircraftman W C Mahier, Aircraftman A A Grant, Aircraftman A E Bacon, Leading Aircraftman W Neill, Aircraftman A E Pocknell: killed; Pilot Officer A I James: injured; aircraft accident, Stranraer K7298, 4 Operational Training Unit, 12 June 1941.C16756155

Casualities in the CWGC Register for Stranraer K7298

Rank Name, Number, Trade & Details DateUnit Country Cemetary/Memorial & Loc Ref
Aircraftman 2nd ClassAlbert Edward BACON (1018703) Stranraer K7298  AIR81/6858 1941-06-124 OTU United KingdomGrantham Cemetery
Aircraftman 1st ClassAnthony Albert GRANT (650463) Stranraer K7298  AIR81/6858 1941-06-124 OTU United KingdomPortslade Cemetery
Aircraftman 2nd ClassWilliam Charles MAHIER (577249) Stranraer K7298  AIR81/6858 1941-06-124 OTU United KingdomMourne Presbyterian Churchyard
Aircraftman 2nd ClassStanley MAVER (1365480) Stranraer K7298  AIR81/6858 1941-06-124 OTU United KingdomNeilston Cemetery
SergeantEdward Thomas NAYLOR (1052108) Wireless Op./Air Gunner Stranraer K7298  AIR81/6858 1941-06-124 OTU United KingdomWilmslow Cemetery
Leading AircraftmanWilliam NEILL (639833) Stranraer K7298  AIR81/6858 1941-06-124 OTU United KingdomColeraine Cemetery
SergeantWilliam Duncan OSWALD (742729) Pilot Stranraer K7298  AIR81/6858 1941-06-124 OTU United KingdomGlasgow (Lambhill) Cemetery
Aircraftman 1st ClassArthur Ernest POCKNELL (918615) Stranraer K7298  AIR81/6858 1941-06-124 OTU United KingdomMargate Cemetery, Kent
SergeantAlfred Edmund STEPHENS (1164425) Wireless Op./Air Gunner Stranraer K7298  AIR81/6858 1941-06-12 United KingdomPenzance Cemetery

Related Posts in RAF Commands Forum

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410612 - Unaccounted airmen - 12-6-1941Hi Henk, If the registrations come up as Wigtownshire area then 9 were killed when Stranraer I, K7298 bounced and sank on landing. Regards Ross ....Read More.Ross_McNeill on 11th October 2008 09:18:53
410612 - Unaccounted airmen - 12-6-1941Hello Ross, Stranrear K7298 on file, however with only one name: Sgt (Wop/Ag) Alfred E. STEPHENS - 1164425. Was this aircraft on the strength of 4 (C)OTU or 240 Sqn (BN-A) ? Regards, Henk. ....Read More.Henk Welting on 11th October 2008 10:07:02
410612 - Unaccounted airmen - 12-6-1941The deaths of AC1 Antony Albert GRANT,age 19 AC2 Stanley MAVER, age 30 Sgt Alfred Edmund STEPHENS, age 19 AC2 William Charles MAHIER, age 18 LAC William NEILL, age 22 AC2 Albert Edward BACON, age 31 Sgt William Duncan Oswald, age 25 Sgt Edward Thomas Naylor, age 29 AC1 Arthur Ernest POCKNELL, age 27 are all registered in Wigtown so tie in with the loss of Stranraer I, K7298. Cause of death is given as drowning following flying accident. Annesley-Cooke's death is not registered in Scotland. Regards, David ....Read More.RockHound on 11th October 2008 04:56:36
410612 - Unaccounted airmen - 12-6-1941Hi Henk, Pulled the Form 1180 for Stranraer K7298 States assigned to No.4 OTU, 9 killed 2 injured. Pilot P/O A I James Regards Ross ....Read More.Ross_McNeill on 27th January 2012 04:13:42


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