SSQ. RAF Hospital Ely. (21/02/45).
|Date of Injury:
|D.O.B/Age when admitted:
|Cause of Incident:
Enemy Action. Crashed at parent drome when hit by enemy fighter.
|Transferred to QVH:
Burns to face 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.
Wireless Op/Air Gunner
|Age at Death:
Previously: RAF Innsworth; No 4 Radio School, Madley; 10 AFU, Dumfries; 81 out Ashbourne.
Attacked by JU 88 while on approach to landing, too low to bail out, but pilot managed successful landing. Escaped through the astrodome and down the wing.
AFU - Advanced Flying Unit
SSQ - Station Sick Quarters