Alexander Wilson

Graveyard / Begraafplaats: Eindhoven (Woensel) General Cemetery
Location / Locatie: KK grave 110

Militairy Service / Krijgsdienst: Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
Rang: Sergeant
Regiment: 101 Sqdn.
Number / Nummer: 1563280

Age / Leeftijd: 23
Date of death / Overlijdensdatum: 21/07/1944
Place of death / Overlijdensplaats: Handel, einde van de Ossenkapelweg

Son of Margaret Wilson from Kirkfield Bank; Lanarkshire.

On July 21, 1944, around 1:30 in the morning crashed AVRO Lancaster 1 in Commerce at the end of the Osse Kapelweg.
None of the passengers survived the crash.
They had departed from Airfield Ludford Magna and had dropped their bombs on Homberg in Germany.
All are buried in Eindhoven, except Airgunner Pilot Officer I.M. Hanon of the Royal Canadian Airforce. He was buried in Groesbeek.

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