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:
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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. Grab burning fire extinguisher, burns hands + crush injuries.
Visits Falklands burns injured.
AFU - Advanced Flying Unit
SSQ - Station Sick Quarters