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 Whitley K9043


Aircraft Accident / Loss Entry

Date of Crash  23 Apr 40 Aircraft Name  Whitley IV Serial Number  K9043
Unit  51 Sqdn Operating Airfield   Country  LWT
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Source Henk Welting's Database

National Archives AIR81

Citation AIR81 Casualty File Description Link
AIR81/103Leading Aircraftman R C Hope: injured; Whitley K9043 hit by anti-aircraft fire during an operational flight to the Island of Sylt, Germany, 19 March 1940.C14141925
AIR81/162Sergeant L A Compton, Sergeant H Jackson, Corporal J C McIntyre, Aircraftman 1st Class N A Young and Flying Officer J R Birch: missing presumed dead; Whitley K9043 failed to return from a flight to attack Aalborg Aerodrome, Denmark, 23 April 1940.C14141941

Casualities in the CWGC Register for Whitley IV K9043

Rank Name, Number, Trade & Details DateUnit Country Cemetary/Memorial & Loc Ref
Flying OfficerJames Ronald BIRCH (39430) Whitley K9043  AIR81/162 1940-04-2351 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomRunnymede Memorial
SergeantLionel Arthur COMPTON (565482) Whitley K9043  AIR81/162 1940-04-2351 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomRunnymede Memorial
SergeantHarrison JACKSON (528709) Whitley K9043  AIR81/162 1940-04-2351 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomRunnymede Memorial
CorporalJames Cheyne McINTYRE (522777) Whitley K9043  AIR81/162 1940-04-2351 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomRunnymede Memorial
Aircraftman 1st ClassNairn Alexander YOUNG (627971) Whitley K9043  AIR81/162 1940-04-2351 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomRunnymede Memorial


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