John Lyle Sime

Graveyard / Begraafplaats: Eindhoven (Woensel) General Cemetery
Location / Locatie: KK coll. grave 106

Militairy Service / Krijgsdienst: Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
Rang: Sergeant
Regiment: 101 Sqdn.
Number / Nummer: 1570435

Age / Leeftijd: 20
Date of death / Overlijdensdatum: 21/07/1944
Place of death / Overlijdensplaats: Handel, einde van de Ossenkapelweg

Son of Archibald and Sime or Helen L. Sime from Dundee

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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Jack Arthur Harvey - Flying Officer
John Purcell Irvine - Sergeant Flight Engineer
William Osadchy - Flight Sergeant
William James Cooper - Sergeant
Frederick Robert Loveridge - Sergeant
Alexander Wilson - Sergeant

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