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Corporal Albert Edgar WOOLHOUSE (R/91111) of the Royal Canadian Air Force


Circumstances of Death: Lost in aircraft Beaufighter TFX LZ289
 

Death of Death 1943-09-03 Age : 24 years.

Served in 404 Sqdn

Burial/Commemoration Details : Sec. O Grave 435. at Wick Cemetery, United Kingdom

More Details: SON OF THOMAS H. WOOLHOUSE AND ELIZABETH WOOLHOUSE, OF TORONTO, ONTARIO, CANADA; HUSBAND OF JEAN WOOLHOUSE, OF TORONTO.

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Aircraft Accident / Loss Entry

Aircraft Name: Beaufighter TF.X LZ289 Date of Crash: 17 Nov 43 Unit 404 Sqdn Airfield /Crash Location , United Kingdom
Aircrew details
Rank Name, Number, Trade & Details DateUnit Country Cemetery/Memorial & Loc Ref
Flying OfficerJames Harper Greig HORNE (132715) Navigator Beaufighter TFX LZ289  Forum Post 1943-11-17404 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomLaurencekirk Cemetery
Pilot OfficerSvein JOSEPHSON (J/18495) Pilot Beaufighter TFX LZ289   1943-09-03404 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomWick Cemetery
Flying OfficerNorman Earl LONG (J/20615) Navigator Beaufighter TFX LZ289  Forum Post 1943-11-17404 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomWick Cemetery
SergeantGordon Llewellyn SEWARD (R/105558) Beaufighter TFX LZ289   1943-09-03404 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomWick Cemetery
CorporalAlbert Edgar WOOLHOUSE (R/91111) Beaufighter TFX LZ289   1943-09-03404 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomWick Cemetery
Details
Source Coastal Command and Fleet Air Arm Losses Forum Henk Welting's Database

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