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Cadet 1st Class Leslie SHEARWOOD (107) of the Air Training Corps


Circumstances of Death: Lost in aircraft Oxford R6148
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Death of Death 1944-04-04 Age : 16 years.

Served in 20 (P) AFU

Burial/Commemoration Details : B. 0024 at Kidlington Burial Ground, United Kingdom (Map)

More Details: Son of Robert John and Florence Mildred Shearwood, of Eastcote, Ruislip, Middlesex.

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Aircraft Accident / Loss Entry

Date: 05 Apr 44 Aircraft: Oxford I R6148 Unit 20 PAFU Airfield /Crash Location , UK
Details
SourceHenk Welting's Database
Aircrew details
Recorded in CWGC
Rank Name, Number, Trade & Details DateUnit Country Cemetery/Memorial & Loc Ref
Flying OfficerNorman David BROWN (422940) Oxford R6148  Forum Post 1944-04-0520 (P) AFU United KingdomOxford (Botley) Cemetery
Flight LieutenantJohn PATRICKSON (48002) Flying Inst Oxford R6148  Forum Post 1944-04-0520 (P) AFU United KingdomNorthampton (Kingsthorpe) Ceme
Cadet 1st ClassLeslie SHEARWOOD (107) Oxford R6148  Forum Post 1944-04-0420 (P) AFU United KingdomKidlington Burial Ground

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