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Sergeant Vaclav KRIZ (787714) of the Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
Death of Death 1941-05-21 Age : 23 years.
Served in 2 SFTS
Burial/Commemoration Details : Row D. Grave 1. at Black Bourton (St. Mary) Churc, United Kingdom (Map)
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National Archives AIR81 - Fuzzy Search
|Citation||AIR81 Casualty File Description||Link|
|AIR81/6567||Leading Aircraftman S W Jennens, Leading Aircraftman C S Ferguson, Sergeant V Kriz (Czech): killed; mid air collision between Oxford W6583 and Oxford V3220, 2 Service Flying Training School, 21 May 1941.||C16755864|
Aircraft Accident / Loss Entry
|Date: 21 May 41 Aircraft: Oxford II W6583 Unit 2 FTS Airfield /Crash Location , UK|
|Source||Henk Welting's Database|
|Rank||Name, Number, Trade & Details||Date||Unit||Country||Cemetery/Memorial & Loc Ref|
|Leading Aircraftman||Clifford Samuel FERGUSON (1109099) U/T Pilot Oxford II W6583 AIR81/6567||1941-05-21||2 SFTS||United Kingdom||Holywood Cemetery|
|Leading Aircraftman||Stanley Walter JENNENS (1186242) U/T Pilot Oxford II W6583 AIR81/6567||1941-05-21||2 SFTS||United Kingdom||Sutton Coldfield Cemetery|
|Sergeant||Vaclav KRIZ (787714) Oxford II W6583 AIR81/6567||1941-05-21||2 SFTS||United Kingdom||Black Bourton (St. Mary) Churc|
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|Mid-air collision, 21.5.41, Oxford 2 SFTS||Hi all, I would like to ask you for help with collison of Oxfords V3220 and W6583. Unfortunately I have a different info from Czech sources than I found in English sources and which were provided to me by Henk. We checked AB serials and Oxford file so it is not necessary to check these sources. My questions - if anyone could answered: 1) units of each plane? 2) crash location of each plane? 3) crew of each plane? I know for sure there were killed 3 airmen: LAC (Pilot u/t) Stanley W. JENNENS - 1186242, and LAC (Pilot u/t) Clifford S. FERGUSON - 1109099. Sgt Vaclav Kriz (Czech) Unfortunately Henk has Jennens and Ferguson on V3220 and Kriz on W6583 but I have Kriz on V3220 what I think is correct as he is recorded to be trained at No. 2 SFTS. So if anone can help me to sort out this mess I will be very grateful TIA Pavel ....Read More.||CZ_RAF on 15th September 2010 03:01:29|
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