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Wellington IA N2987 [Royal Air Force Aircraft Serial and Image Database]

 Wellington IA N2987

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Citation AIR81 Casualty File Description Link
AIR81/1851Sergeant R Bryant: injured; aircraft accident, Marham, Wellington N2987, 115 Squadron, 26 February 1940.C16471326
AIR81/1918Aircraftman D H Lynch, Aircraftman G T Rose, Flying Officer B V Fanshaw: killed; Flying Officer B Statham, Sergeant G A Sinclair, Leading Aircraftman G W D Carter: injured; aircraft accident, Wyton, Wellington N2987, 115 Squadron, 19 March 1940. Note: With photographsC16471140

Casualities in the CWGC Register for Wellington IA N2987

Rank Name, Number, Trade & Details DateUnit Country Cemetary/Memorial & Loc Ref
Leading AircraftmanGeorge Walter Dennis CARTER (568628) Wellington IA N2987  Forum Post 1940-04-14115 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomMarham (Holy Trinity) Churchya
Flying OfficerBasil Verney FANSHAWE (39311) Pilot Wellington IA N2987  AIR81/1918 1940-03-19115 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomWinchester (Magdalen Hill) Cem
Aircraftman 1st ClassDesmond Hugh LYNCH (644738) Wellington IA N2987  AIR81/1918 1940-03-20115 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomCroydon (Mitcham Road) Cemeter
Aircraftman 2nd ClassGeorge Thomas ROSE (630965) Wellington IA N2987  AIR81/1918 1940-03-19115 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomDeal Cemetery

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