Percy Heppenstall

Graveyard / Begraafplaats: Eindhoven (Woensel) General Cemetery
Location / Locatie: JJ coll. grave 54-56

Militairy Service / Krijgsdienst: Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
Rang: Sergeant
Regiment: 214 Sqdn.
Number / Nummer: 998624

Age / Leeftijd: 22
Date of death / Overlijdensdatum: 16/04/1942

Son of William and Beatrice Minnie Heppenstall from Doncaster; Yorkshire.

On April 16, 1942 3:58 plunged to a Vickers Wellington IC of the 214 Squadron down near the Buntven. The bomber was shot down by a German night fighter of 1 / NJG 1 flew by UFZ Schienbein. The entire crew, composed from P / O L.M. Leech, P / O H. A. Shortt, Sgt J. Ward, Sgt P. Heppenstall, Sgt G.M.C. Turner and Sgt V.E. Egan, was killed.

Gezamelijk graf met Jack Ward en Vernon Ernest Egan

Related / Gerelateerde
Lawrence Malcolm Leech - Pilot Officer
Harry Arthur Shortt - Pilot Officer
Jack Ward - Sergeant
Geoffrey Malcolm Charles Turner - Sergeant
Vernon Ernest Egan - Sergeant

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