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This page commemorates

Sergeant Leslie Ernest CLAYTON (745519) of the Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve

Pilot
Lost in aircraft Hampden I P1332  AIR81/4996

Death of Death 1941-02-04 .

Served in 16 OTU

Burial/Commemoration Details : Longstanton (All Saints) Churc, United Kingdom

More Details: SON OF ERNEST AND GLADYS CLAYTON; HUSBAND OF IRIS MAY CLAYTON, OF CHADDESDEN, DERBYSHIRE.

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National Archives AIR81

Citation AIR81 Casualty File Description Link
AIR81/9030Pilot Officer F N Grant (RAAF), Pilot Officer E J Tuckey, Sergeant T Thomas, Sergeant P Ritter, Flight Sergeant R Hall: killed; Corporal E Clayton: injured; aircraft accident at RAF Watton, Blenheim V5463, 21 Squadron, 13 September 1941.C16924872

Aircraft Accident / Loss Entry

Date of Crash 1941-01-01 04 Feb 41 Aircraft Name Hampden I Serial Number P1332
Unit 16 OTU Operating Airfield Country United Kingdom
Aircrew details
Details
Source Henk Welting's Database

Other Aircrew lost in Hampden I P1332

Rank Name, Number, Trade & Details DateUnit Country Cemetary/Memorial & Loc Ref
SergeantLeslie Ernest CLAYTON (745519) Pilot Hampden I P1332  AIR81/4996 1941-02-0416 OTU United KingdomLongstanton (All Saints) Churc
SergeantAndrew Hannay (Drew) CUNNINGHAM (970664) U/T Wireless Op./Mechanic Hampden I P1332  AIR81/4996 1941-02-0416 OTU United KingdomCrail Cemetery
SergeantHarry Matthew PATTINSON (651853) U/T Wireless Op./Air Gunn Hampden I P1332  AIR81/4996 1941-02-0416 OTU United KingdomBeltingham (St. Cuthbert) New
Pilot OfficerArthur SMITH (84307) Pilot Hampden I P1332  AIR81/4996 1941-02-0416 OTU United KingdomDoncaster (Rose Hill) Cemetery


Related Posts in RAF Commands Forum

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Sergeant Leslie Ernest Clayton - died on 25/8/41Please can anyone help give cause of death for Sergeant Leslie Ernest Clayton died on 25/8/41 age 24 and is buried in Longstanton (All Saints) Churchyard. Sorry squadron not known. Thank you James ....Read More.James Castle on 8th January 2011 06:32:33
Sergeant Leslie Ernest Clayton - died on 25/8/41A simple Google seach on Leslie Ernest Clayton gives the following page http://www.ldhs.org/airfield-history-oakington-raf/raf-oakington-2/raf-oakington-burials-in-longstanton/ Ross ....Read More.Ross_McNeill on 8th January 2011 06:56:29

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