RAF Stradishall SSQ. Newmarket Hospital (08/09/43) and RAF Hospital Ely (09/09/43).
|Date of Injury:
|D.O.B/Age when admitted:
|Cause of Incident:
Shot down as he piloted his Stirling Bomber, returning to East Anglia base after a sortie over Europe. Age 20 years. Over the next two years received reconstructive surgery at the Queen Victoria Hospital.<br /> 1941 enlisted in the RAAF. Attended flying school in Canada then to Bomber Command, northern England. 1946 returned to Australia.
|Transferred to QVH:
Burns to face, hands and legs
|No. of Operations at East Grinstead:
This is to certify that the patient mentioned below and whose description is stated hereon is the authorised holder of this Identity card.
PHU, RAF Morecambe
Perpetual Trustee Company, Company Secretary.
|Age at Death:
Known as 'Ken'
PHU - Personnel Holding Unit
SSQ - Station Sick Quarters