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Liberator  KH218 [Royal Air Force Aircraft Serial and Image Database] RAFCommands.com

 Liberator  KH218


B.VI; ex 44-44079; dld Dorval 15.9.44; dep Dorval 18.9.44; via Lagens to India, arr Karachi 25.9.44; 99 Sqn [U]; 356 Sqn [K]; ditched in Andaman Sea 18.8.45 during SD mission; SOC 23.8.45. More information in: The Liberator in RAF and Commonwealth Service by James D. Oughton , John F. Hamlin, Andrew Thomas

Aircraft Accident / Loss Entry

Date of Crash 18 Aug 45 Aircraft Name Liberator B.VI Serial Number KH218
Unit 356 Sqdn Operating Airfield Country
Aircrew details Fg Offr Roydon Hubert McLEOD*
Details Bay of Bengal
Source Joe Baugher Henk Welting's Database

Casualities in the CWGC Register for Liberator B.VI KH218

Rank Name, Number, Trade & Details DateUnit Country Cemetery/Memorial & Loc Ref
Flight SergeantSidney Solomon AARONS (2200115) Liberator KH218   1945-08-18356 Sqdn AIR27 SingaporeSingapore Memorial
Flight SergeantFrank Winston GONSALVES (605687) Liberator KH218   1945-08-18356 Sqdn AIR27 SingaporeSingapore Memorial
Flying OfficerRoydon Hubert McLEOD (J/44389) Liberator KH218   1945-08-18356 Sqdn AIR27 SingaporeSingapore Memorial
Flying OfficerErnest Albert PENFOLD (164096) Liberator KH218   1945-08-18356 Sqdn AIR27 SingaporeSingapore Memorial
Pilot OfficerWalter Frederick Mons SKIPWORTH (195479) Liberator KH218   1945-08-18356 Sqdn AIR27 SingaporeSingapore Memorial
Flight SergeantGeorge James Harry SNEWING (1641867) Liberator KH218   1945-08-18356 Sqdn AIR27 SingaporeSingapore Memorial
Flight SergeantJohn STEWART (1802355) Liberator KH218   1945-08-18356 Sqdn AIR27 SingaporeSingapore Memorial

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