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Sergeant Lewis John KIRK (755374) of the Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve

Wireless Op./Air Gunner

Circumstances of Death: Lost in aircraft Wellington Ic R3288
 AIR81/5516

Death of Death 1941-03-21 Age : 27 years.

Served in 150 Sqdn

Burial/Commemoration Details : Div. 75. Grave 16731. at Reading Cemetery, United Kingdom

More Details: SON OF LEWIS KIRK, M.M., M.S.M., AND ESTHER MARGARET KIRK, OF READING.

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National Archives AIR81

Citation AIR81 Casualty File Description Link
AIR81/5516Pilot Officer C H Elliott, Pilot Officer R C Parkhurst, Sergeant L J Kirk, Sergeant F Beddall, Sergeant J P Killen: killed; Sergeant Martleu: injured; aircraft accident, Wellington R3288, 150 Squadron, 21 March 1941. Note: Related file: 5017C16689614

Aircraft Accident / Loss Entry

Aircraft Name: Wellington IC R3288 Date of Crash: 1941-01-01 22 Mar 41 Unit 150 Sqdn Airfield /Crash Location , United Kingdom
Aircrew details
Rank Name, Number, Trade & Details DateUnit Country Cemetery/Memorial & Loc Ref
SergeantHarold BEDDALL (563055) Observer Wellington Ic R3288  AIR81/5516 1941-03-21150 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomNottingham Northern Cemetery
Flying OfficerCharles Hamerton ELLIOT (41159) Pilot Wellington Ic R3288  AIR81/5516 1941-03-21150 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomBedford Cemetery, Bedfordshire
SergeantJohn KILLEN (751525) Wireless Op Wellington Ic R3288  AIR81/5516 1941-03-21150 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomHartlepool (Stranton) Cemetery
SergeantLewis John KIRK (755374) Wireless Op Wellington Ic R3288  AIR81/5516 1941-03-21150 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomReading Cemetery
Pilot OfficerRoland Clive PARKHURST (45232) Pilot Wellington Ic R3288  AIR81/5516 1941-03-21150 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomAndover Cemetery
Details
Source Henk Welting's Database

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