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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.

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Edward Colin Duffy - Sergeant

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