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Flight Sergeant George MILLER (580160) of the Royal Air Force

Lost in aircraft Wellington I L4268  AIR81/4

Death of Death 1939-09-04 .

Served in 9 Sqdn

Burial/Commemoration Details : Panel 1. at Runnymede Memorial, United Kingdom


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Citation AIR81 Casualty File Description Link
AIR81/4Flight Sergeant I E M Borley, Sergeant G Miller, Corporal G W Park, Aircraftman First Class H Dore and Aircraftman Second Class R Henderson: missing presumed dead; Wellington L4268 failed to return from a raid on Kiel Canal, 4 September 1939.C14141983
AIR81/2579Pilot Officer J G Miller, Pilot Officer J Body, Sergeant J J Scott, Sergeant R J Cocks, Sergeant J H Swift, Pilot Officer R E Houseman: killed, aircraft crash landed following return from operational flight, Mildenhall, Wellington P9244, 149 Squadron, 12 August 1940.C16471799
AIR81/2585Sergeant H G Miller: died of injuries; aircraft accident, Bicester, Blenheim L9038, 13 Operational Training Unit, RAF Bicester, 12 August 1940.C16471805
AIR81/3460Pilot Officer R G Miller: killed; mid air collision with enemy aircraft, Spitfire X4107, 609 Squadron, 27 September 1940.C16687558

Aircraft Accident / Loss Entry

Date of Crash 1940-01-01 04 Sep 39 Aircraft Name Wellington I Serial Number L4268
Unit 9 Sqdn Operating Airfield Country United Kingdom
Aircrew details
Source Henk Welting's Database

Other Aircrew lost in Wellington I L4268

Rank Name, Number, Trade & Details DateUnit Country Cemetary/Memorial & Loc Ref
Flight SergeantIan Edward Maitland BORLEY (365199) Wellington I L4268  AIR81/4 1939-09-049 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomRunnymede Memorial
Leading AircraftmanHarry DORE (531093) Wellington I L4268  AIR81/4 1939-09-049 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomRunnymede Memorial
Aircraftman 2nd ClassRobert HENDERSON (618765) Wellington I L4268  AIR81/4 1939-09-049 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomRunnymede Memorial
Flight SergeantGeorge MILLER (580160) Wellington I L4268  AIR81/4 1939-09-049 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomRunnymede Memorial
CorporalGeorge William PARK (524855) Wellington I L4268  AIR81/4 1939-09-049 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomRunnymede Memorial

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