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Flying Officer George Sydney SMITH (J/90948) of the Royal Canadian Air Force

Wireless Op./Air Gunner
Lost in aircraft Wellington NC419  Forum Post

Death of Death 1945-04-19 .

Served in 14 Sqdn

Burial/Commemoration Details : 51. C. 10. at Brookwood Military Cemetery, United Kingdom

More Details: SON OF ARTHUR B. SMITH AND ZOE G. SMITH, OF TORONTO, ONTARIO, CANADA.

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National Archives AIR81

Citation AIR81 Casualty File Description Link
AIR81/5149Pilot Officer A G Wright, Pilot Officer G S Smith, Pilot Officer L C Wellman, Pilot Officer P W Lambert, Sergeant F J E Hartman, Sergeant S J Gardner: killed; aircraft shot down and crashed near Agla, Turkey, Wellington K2821, 37 Squadron, 15 February 1941. With photographs. Note: Related files: 4952, 4964C16689247
AIR81/9429Sergeant W H Clark: injured; Sergeant J I Douglas, Sergeant H H Brown, Sergeant G A Turner, Sergeant G S Smith, Sergeant A Hoy: uninjured; enemy action over Benghazi Harbour, Wellington W5679, 70 Squadron, 3 October 1941.C16997676

Aircraft Accident / Loss Entry

Date of Crash 1941-01-01 19 Apr 45 Aircraft Name Wellington XIV Serial Number NC419
Unit 14 Sqdn Operating Airfield Country United Kingdom
Aircrew details
Details
Source Henk Welting's Database

Other Aircrew lost in Wellington XIV NC419

Rank Name, Number, Trade & Details DateUnit Country Cemetary/Memorial & Loc Ref
Flight SergeantLeonard Cross BARKER (1129589) Wireless Operator (Air) Wellington NC419  Forum Post 1945-04-1914 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomWeaverham (St. Mary) Churchyar
Flight LieutenantMervin Cooksley HOGG (J/20942) Wellington NC419  Forum Post 1945-04-1914 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomRunnymede Memorial
Flight SergeantEdward PEARSON (1671428) Wellington NC419  Forum Post 1945-04-1914 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomRunnymede Memorial
Flying OfficerGeorge Sydney SMITH (J/90948) Wireless Op./Air Gunner Wellington NC419  Forum Post 1945-04-1914 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomBrookwood Military Cemetery
Flight SergeantRonald Derek SPEAK (1522475) Wellington NC419  Forum Post 1945-04-1914 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomRunnymede Memorial


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