Already adopted/Reeds geadopteerd
Gülay Özbay
Colin Frederick Penfold

Graveyard / Begraafplaats: Eindhoven (Woensel) General Cemetery
Location / Locatie: KK grave 44

Militairy Service / Krijgsdienst: Royal New Zealand Air Force
Rang: Flight Lieutenant
Regiment: 640 (R.A.F.) Sqdn
Number / Nummer: 414335


Age / Leeftijd: 27
Date of death / Overlijdensdatum: 23/04/1944
Place of death / Overlijdensplaats: Someren-Eind (Laarstraat)

Son of Frederick Cuthbert and Lucie Rosina Hartelow Penfold, brother Bruce from Christchurch; Canterbury; New Zealand
Husband of Shirley M. G. Penfold from Lyall Bay; Wellington; New Zealand.

Sgt Edward Colin Duffy was with him since his first flight from Lissett Together they sat in the Squadron 158. Their first assignment was the attack on Peenemunde (place in Germany). They were slain in a second operation to Dusseldorf at the Halifax LW640 III C8 J. The attack itself consisted of 596 aircraft of which 29 were lost.

The only survivor was Osborne.


Related / Gerelateerde
Edward Colin Duffy - Sergeant

Additional information?

Graves Foundation Brabant is continuously looking for possible new additional information on the grave of the person.
If you are in possession of pictures, facts or stories about this particular grave or person and you want to share this with us, do not hesitate to click on the link below.
Click to share additional information.

Aanvullende informatie?

De Gravenstichting Brabant is continue op zoek naar mogelijk nieuwe aanvullende informatie over het graf of de persoon.
Bent u in het bezit van foto's, weetjes of verhalen over dit specifieke graf of de persoon en bent u bereid om dit met ons te delen, aarzel dan niet en klik op onderstaande link.
Klik hier om aanvullende informatie te delen.
Number of graves
689
Total adopted
20


Last updated
Martin, W.
Gregory, W.P.
Smith, K.S.
Milton, A.T.
Havlik, O.
Donnelly, W.A.
Mccoy, L.J.P.
Clay, R.E.
Vowles, J.R.
Norris, E.

Share This