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Flight Lieutenant Edwin Charles THYER (123035) of the Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve

Pilot

Circumstances of Death: Lost in aircraft Liberator KG873
 NA/PRO

Death of Death 1944-08-15 Age : 22 years.

Served in 178 Sqdn

Burial/Commemoration Details : Coll. grave 1. D. 9-13. at Krakow Rakowicki Cemetery, Poland

More Details: SON OF EDWIN AND MARY GWENLLIAN THYER, OF GRAIG, PONTYPRIDD, GLAMORGAN.

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London Gazette Mentions

NumberName /Text London Gazette Details
1230351475266 Edwin Charles THYERLondon Gazette issue : 35606 , Dated 1942-06-23 , Download #35606
123035E C THYERLondon Gazette supplement : 36447 , Dated 1944-03-28 , Download #36447
123035E C THYERLondon Gazette supplement : 35791 , Dated 1942-11-17 , Download #35791

Aircraft Accident / Loss Entry

Aircraft Name: Liberator VI KG873 Date of Crash: 15 Aug 44 Unit 178 Sqdn Airfield /Crash Location , Poland
Aircrew details
Rank Name, Number, Trade & Details DateUnit Country Cemetery/Memorial & Loc Ref
SergeantSydney John DAVIS (939218) Air Gunner Liberator KG873  NA/PRO 1944-08-15178 Sqdn AIR27 PolandKrakow Rakowicki Cemetery
LieutenantKeith FAIRWEATHER (542974V) Navigator Liberator KG873  NA/PRO 1944-08-15178 Sqdn AIR27 PolandKrakow Rakowicki Cemetery
SergeantCecil Edward FOREMAN (1600152) Wireless Op Liberator KG873  NA/PRO 1944-08-15178 Sqdn AIR27 PolandKrakow Rakowicki Cemetery
SergeantSidney Frank HORNE (1713591) Flight Engi Liberator KG873  NA/PRO 1944-08-15178 Sqdn AIR27 PolandKrakow Rakowicki Cemetery
SergeantMatthew Thomas MOUNTAIN (974761) Air Gunner Liberator KG873  NA/PRO 1944-08-15178 Sqdn AIR27 PolandKrakow Rakowicki Cemetery
Flight LieutenantEdwin Charles THYER (123035) Pilot Liberator KG873  NA/PRO 1944-08-15178 Sqdn AIR27 PolandKrakow Rakowicki Cemetery
Details
Source Henk Welting's Database

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