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Sergeant John CRAIG (759047) of the Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve

Lost in aircraft Hudson I P5131  AIR81/854

Death of Death 1940-06-11 .

Served in 269 Sqdn

Burial/Commemoration Details : Panel 13. at Runnymede Memorial, United Kingdom


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Citation AIR81 Casualty File Description Link
AIR81/854Sergeant A R Sherwood: interned in Sweden. Leading Aircraftman A Napier: prisoner of war. Temporary Sergeant J Craig and Sergeant G W Robson: report of deaths; Hudson P5131 over Trondheim Fjord, Norway, 11 June 1940.C14502660
AIR81/5592Pilot Officer H J Craig, Leading Airman G J B Kendall (Royal Navy): killed; aircraft accident, Battle K7472, 1 Flying Training School, 27 March 1941. Note: Related file: 5021C16689690
AIR81/8695Pilot Officer J Craig, Aircraftman G D Hempstead: missing believed killed; aircraft accident, Defiant N3378, 255 Squadron, 29 August 1941.C16924537

Aircraft Accident / Loss Entry

Date of Crash 1941-01-01 11 Jun 40 Aircraft Name Hudson I Serial Number P5131
Unit 269 Sqdn Operating Airfield Country United Kingdom
Aircrew details
Source Henk Welting's Database

Other Aircrew lost in Hudson I P5131

Rank Name, Number, Trade & Details DateUnit Country Cemetary/Memorial & Loc Ref
SergeantJohn CRAIG (759047) Hudson I P5131  AIR81/854 1940-06-11269 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomRunnymede Memorial
SergeantGeorge William ROBSON (580228) Hudson I P5131  AIR81/854 1940-06-11269 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomRunnymede Memorial

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