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William Bourn

Admitted to:

POW. RAF Hospital Cosford.

Date of Injury:

22/11/1944

D.O.B/Age when admitted:

13/09/1920 (25)

Cause of Incident:

Enemy Action. Shot down by enemy flak in a Baltimore on ops over Italy.

Transferred to QVH:

01/05/1946

Injuries:

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No. of Operations at East Grinstead:

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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:

William J.

Surname:

Bourn

Service No:

144673

Nationality:

British


Awards/Honours:

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Patient Unit:

454 Sqn

Profession:

Navigator

Patient Rank:

Fg Off

Death:

26/12/1994

Age at Death:

74yrs

Dr Rank:

Dr Unit:

Notes:

Glossary:

Further Reading:

'Who's Who in the Guinea Pig Club', The Guinea Pig, Christmas 1954, p. 40.

References:

'William J. Bourn', The Guinea Pig, July 1995, p. 2.