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Sergeant Joseph Edward LECOMBER (1393387) of the Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve

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Circumstances of Death: Lost in aircraft Lancaster I W4981
 IBCC

Death of Death 1943-05-14

Served in 83 Sqdn

Burial/Commemoration Details : Plot C. Row 8. Grave 238. at Lemsterland (Lemmer) General C, Netherlands (Map)

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Aircraft Accident / Loss Entry

Date: 13 May 43 Aircraft: Lancaster I W4981 Unit 83 Sqdn Airfield /Crash Location , Friesland
DetailsTook off 2317 12 May 1943 from Wyton. Outbound at 22000 feet.
SourceHenk Welting's Database
Aircrew details
Recorded in CWGC
Rank Name, Number, Trade & Details DateUnit Country Cemetery/Memorial & Loc Ref
SergeantJames Mcghee HARGREAVES (1310051) Air Gunner Lancaster I W4981  IBCC 1943-05-1383 Sqdn AIR27 NetherlandsLemsterland (Lemmer) General C
SergeantJoseph Edward LECOMBER (1393387) Navigator Lancaster I W4981  IBCC 1943-05-1483 Sqdn AIR27 NetherlandsLemsterland (Lemmer) General C
SergeantAnthony Steven RENSHAW (535117) Pilot Lancaster I W4981  IBCC 1943-05-1483 Sqdn AIR27 NetherlandsLemsterland (Lemmer) General C
SergeantJack Richard STONE (1333951) Air Gunner Lancaster I W4981  IBCC 1943-05-1483 Sqdn AIR27 NetherlandsLemsterland (Lemmer) General C
SergeantHenry Rochead WILLIAMSON (1365974) Air Bomber Lancaster I W4981  IBCC 1943-05-1483 Sqdn AIR27 NetherlandsLemsterland (Lemmer) General C
SergeantFrederick Arthur WORSNOP (1083323) Flight Engi Lancaster I W4981  IBCC 1943-05-1483 Sqdn AIR27 NetherlandsLemsterland (Lemmer) General C

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