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Flight Lieutenant William John Rennie KIRK (42007) of the Royal Air Force

Pilot

Circumstances of Death: Lost in aircraft Wellington X HE164
 IBCC

Death of Death 1943-02-14 Age : 23 years.

Served in 466 Sqdn

Burial/Commemoration Details : II. H. 11. at Schoonselhof Cemetery, Belgium

More Details: SON OF ANDREW MCLAREN KIRK AND JANET KIRK; HUSBAND OF JOYCE OLIVE KIRK, OF BEBINGTON, CHESHIRE.

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London Gazette Mentions

NumberName /Text London Gazette Details
42007William John Rennie KIRKLondon Gazette issue : 34747 , Dated 1939-12-05 , Download #34747
42007William John Rennie KIRKLondon Gazette issue : 34817 , Dated 1940-03-26 , Download #34817
42007William John Rennie KIRKLondon Gazette issue : 35019 , Dated 1940-12-20 , Download #35019
42007W J R KIRKLondon Gazette issue : 35387 , Dated 1941-12-19 , Download #35387

Aircraft Accident / Loss Entry

Aircraft Name: Wellington X HE164 Date of Crash: 15 Feb 43 Unit 466 Sqdn Airfield /Crash Location , Belgium
Aircrew details
Rank Name, Number, Trade & Details DateUnit Country Cemetery/Memorial & Loc Ref
Flight LieutenantWilliam John Rennie KIRK (42007) Pilot Wellington X HE164  IBCC 1943-02-14466 Sqdn AIR27 BelgiumSchoonselhof Cemetery
Flying OfficerJohn Edward MASON (123834) Pilot Wellington X HE164  IBCC 1943-02-14466 Sqdn AIR27 BelgiumSchoonselhof Cemetery
Flight SergeantWilliam Edward SMITH (1289965) Observer Wellington X HE164  IBCC 1943-02-14466 Sqdn AIR27 BelgiumSchoonselhof Cemetery
Details
Source Henk Welting's Database

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