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Warrant Officer Francis Sidney WILSHER (1390719) of the Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve

Navigator

Circumstances of Death: Lost in aircraft Mosquito NS859
 

Death of Death 1945-03-01 Age : 28 years.

Served in 613 Sqdn

Burial/Commemoration Details : Joint grave 19. A. 2-3. at Becklingen War Cemetery, Germany

More Details: SON OF FREDERICK WILLIAM AND EMILY MARIA WILSHER; HUSBAND OF GLADYS IRENE WILSHER, OF MANOR PARK, ESSEX.

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Aircraft Accident / Loss Entry

Aircraft Name: Mosquito FB.VI NS859 Date of Crash: 01 Mar 45 Unit 613 Sqdn Airfield /Crash Location , Germany
Aircrew details
Rank Name, Number, Trade & Details DateUnit Country Cemetery/Memorial & Loc Ref
Warrant OfficerFrancis Sidney WILSHER (1390719) Navigator Mosquito NS859   1945-03-01613 Sqdn AIR27 GermanyBecklingen War Cemetery
Details
Source Henk Welting's Database

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