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Everett Ferguson

Admitted to:

RAF Market Harborough SSQ. Leicester Royal Infirmary (20/03/44). RAF Hospital Rauceby (28/03/44).

Date of Injury:

20/03/1944

D.O.B/Age when admitted:

22

Cause of Incident:

Crashed in a Wellington when 2 motors cut out before landing.

Transferred to QVH:

07/08/1944

Injuries:

Third degree burns to right hand, arm, back left knee and foot. Facial and scalp injuries. Fractured nose and jaw.

No. of Operations at East Grinstead:

9



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:

Everett H.

Surname:

Ferguson

Service No:

J29512

Nationality:

Canadian


Awards/Honours:

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Patient Unit:

No.14 OTU

Profession:

Navigator

Patient Rank:

Plt Off

Death:

16/10/1995

Age at Death:

73yrs

Dr Rank:

Dr Unit:

Notes:

Glossary:

OTU - Operational Training Unit
SSQ - Station Sick Quarters

Further Reading:

As For the Canadians' By Rita Donovan

References:

'Everett H. Ferguson', The Guinea Pig, New Year 1996, p. 7.



East Grinstead Museum Collection:
EGRTM 2751.8 - black and white photo of Ferguson, seated at a dinner
EGRTM 2751.36 - black and white headshot of Ferguson