Italian Military Hospital, Tripolis. Italian Hospital Ship, Tannin (25/12/41). Caserte Military Hospital (28/12/41). Hospital Ship to England (15/04/43). Basingstoke Neurological and Plastic Surgery Hospital (29/04/43)
|Date of Injury:
|D.O.B/Age when admitted:
|Cause of Incident:
Enemy Action. Shot down west of Tripolis.
|Transferred to QVH:
Burns to face, arms and hands.
|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.
Francis (known as Bun)
PHU, RAF Morecambe
|Age at Death:
22.08.1940 sailed to England, volunteered RAF 107 Squadron. Shot down 17.12.1941. Badly burnt face, hands, fractured leg. Taken prisoner of war & sent to the military hospital at Caserta Naples Italy. Repatriated April 1943 to England for treatment at the QVH.Glossary:
PHU - Personnel Holding Unit