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William Ezra Tanner

Admitted to:

QVH

Date of Injury:

07/12/1943

D.O.B/Age when admitted:

23

Cause of Incident:

Crashed. Flying incident.

Transferred to QVH:

24/05/1944

Injuries:

Concussion. Paralysis. Broken ankle, nose, shoulder, thumb and chin. Burns to hands. Multiple lacerations.

No. of Operations at East Grinstead:

4



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 Ezra

Surname:

Tanner

Service No:

R103701

Nationality:

Canadian


Awards/Honours:

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Patient Unit:

PHU, RAF Morecambe.

Profession:

Pilot

Patient Rank:

Sgt

Death:

14/06/1990

Age at Death:

69yrs

Dr Rank:

Dr Unit:

Notes:

Glossary:

PHU - Personnel Holding Unit

Further Reading:

As For the Canadians' By Rita Donovan

References:

'William E. Tanner', The Guinea Pig, New Year 1991, p. 5.



East Grinstead Museum Collection:
EGRTM 2751.123 - Black and white photograph of Tanner