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Wellington Ic  R1721 [Royal Air Force Aircraft Serial and Image Database] RAFCommands.com

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Citation AIR81 Casualty File Description Link
AIR81/6868Sergeant G S Aikenhead: died of injuries; engine failure during operational flight, RAF Marham, Norfolk; Wellington R1721, 115 Squadron, 15 June 1941.C16756165

Casualities in the CWGC Register for Wellington Ic R1721

Rank Name, Number, Trade & Details DateUnit Country Cemetary/Memorial & Loc Ref
SergeantGeorge Swinton AIKENHEAD (632038) Air Gunner Wellington Ic R1721  Ext Link 1941-06-15115 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomMarham (Holy Trinity) Churchya

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