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Stewart Allison Piercy

Admitted to:

RAF Hospital Mildenhall.

Date of Injury:

20/08/1942

D.O.B/Age when admitted:

28

Cause of Incident:

Accident. Struck bottom of pool whilst diving.

Transferred to QVH:

04/09/1944

Injuries:

Deformity of Nose.

No. of Operations at East Grinstead:

1



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:

Stewart Allison

Surname:

Piercy

Service No:

R155563

Nationality:

Canadian


Awards/Honours:

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Patient Unit:

15 Sqn

Profession:

Bomb Aimer

Patient Rank:

WO2

Death:

16/12/2001

Age at Death:

85yrs

Dr Rank:

Dr Unit:

Notes:

Piercy joined the RCAF in 1942 and completed a Bomb Aimer's Course. When he arrived in England, Piercy was attached to the RAF and joined 15 Sqn out of Mildenhall, Suffolk, where he completed 31 operations before becoming a bombing instructor. He returned to Canada in August 1945 and was discharged from the RCAF in October.

Glossary:

Further Reading:

References:

'Stewart Piercey', The Guinea Pig, July 2003, p. 4.




East Grinstead Museum Collection:
EGRTM 2751.114 - black and white photograph of Piercy at a Guinea Pig event