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Robert Saunders

Admitted to:

Malta Hospital. RAF Hospital Halton (28/08/41). RAF Hospital Cosford (17/05/42). RAF Hospital Tourquay.

Date of Injury:

12/06/1941

D.O.B/Age when admitted:

24

Cause of Incident:

Enemy Action. Flying in Hurricane on ops over Malta hit by cannon shell. Crashed in sea.

Transferred to QVH:

03/09/1941

Injuries:

Fractures of Right leg.

No. of Operations at East Grinstead:

4



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:

Robert T.

Surname:

Saunders

Service No:

904946

Nationality:

British


Awards/Honours:

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Patient Unit:

No.1 Depot, RAF Uxbridge.

Profession:

Pilot

Patient Rank:

Plt Off

Death:

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Age at Death:

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Dr Rank:

Dr Unit:

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East Grinstead Museum Collection:
EGRTM 6599.31.64-.65 - Surgical drawings of Saunders produced by Miss M E Lentaigne, September/October 1942