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Flight Lieutenant James Charlton WHITTALL (39356) of the Royal Air Force


Lost in aircraft Blenheim IV L9237  AIR81/6121

Death of Death 1941-04-27 .

Served in 203 Sqdn

Burial/Commemoration Details : Column 240. at Alamein Memorial, Egypt

More Details: SON OF CHARLTON AND MARY D. P. WHITTALL, OF CHELSEA, LONDON. MASTER MARINER, MERCHANT NAVY.

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National Archives AIR81

Citation AIR81 Casualty File Description Link
AIR81/6121Flight Lieutenant J C Whittall, Sergeant S O'Connor, Sergeant T J Air: missing believed killed; aircraft failed to return from an operational flight over Hydra Island, Greece, Blenheim L9237, 203 Squadron, 27 April 1941.C16755419

London Gazette Mentions

NumberName /Text London Gazette Details
39356James Charlton WHITTALLLondon Gazette issue : 34970 , Dated 1940-10-15 , Download #34970

Aircraft Accident / Loss Entry

Date of Crash 1941-01-01 27 Apr 41 Aircraft Name Blenheim IV Serial Number L9237
Unit 203 Sqdn Operating Airfield Country Egypt
Aircrew details
Details
Source Henk Welting's Database

Other Aircrew lost in Blenheim IV L9237

Rank Name, Number, Trade & Details DateUnit Country Cemetary/Memorial & Loc Ref
SergeantThomas John AIR (551804) Blenheim IV L9237  AIR81/6121 1941-04-27203 Sqdn AIR27 EgyptAlamein Memorial
SergeantStanley O'CONNOR (759226) Blenheim IV L9237  AIR81/6121 1941-04-27203 Sqdn AIR27 EgyptAlamein Memorial
Flight LieutenantJames Charlton WHITTALL (39356) Blenheim IV L9237  AIR81/6121 1941-04-27203 Sqdn AIR27 EgyptAlamein Memorial


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