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Douglas Richard Bacon

Admitted to:

SSQ. St.Richards Hospital, Chichester (06/07/44).

Date of Injury:

06/07/1944

D.O.B/Age when admitted:

21

Cause of Incident:

Crashed in a Lancaster returning from ops.

Transferred to QVH:

07/07/1944

Injuries:

Burns to face and hands.

No. of Operations at East Grinstead:



IDENTITY CARD

This is to certify that the patient mentioned below and whose description is stated hereon is the authorised holder of this Identity card.


Forename:

Douglas Richard

Surname:

Bacon

Service No:

R190691

Nationality:

Canadian


Awards/Honours:

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Patient Unit:

149 Sqn

Profession:

Air Gunner

Patient Rank:

FS

Death:

19/11/2008

Age at Death:

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Dr Rank:

Dr Unit:

Notes:

Believed to be one of the crew who crashed in a Stirling with other Guinea Pigs, Smith, Watkins, Holmes, Stannus

Glossary:

SSQ- Station Sick Quarters.

Further Reading:

References:

https://archive.org/details/MhsRemembersProjectDouglasBacon