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Flying Officer George Ernest GOODMAN (42598) of the Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve

Pilot
Lost in aircraft Hurricane I Z4507  AIR81/6923

Death of Death 1941-06-14 .

Served in 73 Sqdn

Burial/Commemoration Details : 10. C. 21. at Knightsbridge War Cemetery, Ac, Libya

More Details: SON OF SIDNEY CHARLES AND BIDA GOODMAN, OF LAGOS, NIGERIA.

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National Archives AIR81

Citation AIR81 Casualty File Description Link
AIR81/6923Flying Officer G E Goodman: killed; shot down, aerial combat near Gazala, Libya, Hurricane Z4507, 73 Squadron, 14 June 1941.C16756220

London Gazette Mentions

NumberName /Text London Gazette Details
42598George Ernest GOODMAN D F CLondon Gazette issue : 35145 , Dated 1941-04-25 , Download #35145
42598George Ernest GOODMANLondon Gazette issue : 34954 , Dated 1940-09-27 , Download #34954
42598George Ernest GOODMANLondon Gazette issue : 34687 , Dated 1939-09-19 , Download #34687
42598George Ernest GOODMANLondon Gazette issue : 34814 , Dated 1940-03-19 , Download #34814

Aircraft Accident / Loss Entry

Date of Crash 1941-01-01 14 Jun 41 Aircraft Name Hurricane I Serial Number Z4507
Unit 73 Sqdn Operating Airfield Country Libya
Aircrew details
Details
Source Henk Welting's Database

Other Aircrew lost in Hurricane I Z4507

Rank Name, Number, Trade & Details DateUnit Country Cemetary/Memorial & Loc Ref
Flying OfficerGeorge Ernest GOODMAN (42598) Pilot Hurricane I Z4507  AIR81/6923 1941-06-1473 Sqdn AIR27 LibyaKnightsbridge War Cemetery, Ac


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Palestinian (Israeli) PilotsSteve, There have been more: George Ernest Goodman, born in Haifa, pilot in Battle of Britain and Western Desert; later President of Israel Ezer Weizman, born in Tel Aviv, was in the RAF in India. Obituary of Weizman on http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/comment/obituaries/article385281.ece speaks of a score of recruits from Palestine who earned their RAF wings.... Regards, Leendert ....Read More.Leendert on 7th June 2008 08:47:22

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