Francis Earl Gibbons Francis Earl Gibbons

Graveyard / Begraafplaats: Eindhoven (Woensel) General Cemetery
Location / Locatie: JJ grave 111

Militairy Service / Krijgsdienst: Royal Canadian Air Force
Rang: Flight Sergeant
Regiment: 405 Sqdn.
Number / Nummer: R/61613


Age / Leeftijd: unknown
Date of death / Overlijdensdatum: 10/08/1942
Place of death / Overlijdensplaats: Oploo

The plane, a Halifax, was controlled by Bain pilot and was on the way to an attack on Osnabruck, crashed at 03:52 in Oploo. Set sail from Topcliffe Airport at 23:50.
Plane was shot down by a night flyer.
All soldiers die.


Related / Gerelateerde
David John Bain - Flight Lieutenant
Walter Alexander Hill - Sergeant
Thomas Mcwhirter Calderwood - Pilot Officer
Robert Hilary Vaughan - Pilot Officer
Thomas Gwynne Morgan - Sergeant
Henry Patrick Gover - Sergeant

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Clay, R.E.
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