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Whitby Shankland

Admitted to:

Grays Hospital, Elgin.

Date of Injury:

01/09/1940

D.O.B/Age when admitted:

24

Cause of Incident:

Crashed. Aircraft collision on ground.

Transferred to QVH:

07/04/1941

Injuries:

Burns to face and hands.

No. of Operations at East Grinstead:

7



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:

Whitby

Surname:

Shankland

Service No:

902858

Nationality:

British


Awards/Honours:

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Patient Unit:

No.20 OTU

Profession:

Air Gunner

Patient Rank:

Sgt

Death:

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Age at Death:

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Dr Rank:

Dr Unit:

Notes:

Glossary:

OTU - Operational Training Unit

Further Reading:

References:




East Grinstead Museum Collection:
EGRTM 6599.31.22 - Surgical drawing of Shankland's hands, produced by Miss M E Lentaigne, March 1942