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Pilot Officer Walter Alexander CALDWELL (405229) of the Royal New Zealand Air Force


Lost in aircraft Spitfire BR354  

Death of Death 1942-05-25 .

Served in 601 Sqdn

Burial/Commemoration Details : Panel 5, Column 1. at Malta Memorial, Malta

More Details: SON OF WALTER ALEXANDER CALDWELL AND LORNA IRENE CALDWELL, OF ST. HELIERS, AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND.

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Aircraft Accident / Loss Entry

Date of Crash 25 May 42 Aircraft Name Spitfire Vc Serial Number BR354
Unit 601 Sqdn Operating Airfield Country Malta
Aircrew details
Details
Source Henk Welting's Database

Other Aircrew lost in Spitfire Vc BR354

Rank Name, Number, Trade & Details DateUnit Country Cemetary/Memorial & Loc Ref
Pilot OfficerWalter Alexander CALDWELL (405229) Spitfire BR354   1942-05-25601 Sqdn AIR27 MaltaMalta Memorial


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