|Death: ||Jan. 2, 1943|
North Yorkshire, England
RAF Halifax R9388 aircraft, with a crew of four airmen, took off on a daytime training flight; mechanical difficulties caused it to stall and then to crash just south of Cawood, near the Tile Bridge, in North Yorkshire, England.
There were three RAF casualties in this aircraft accident. They were-
Sergeant Thomas David WATSON,
Sergeant Walter Frank HEWITT and
Sergeant Jack Holder ATKINSON.
Trade: Air Bomber
Service No: 1391253
Regiment/Service: Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
Son of Jack and Emily May Atkinson; husband of Thelma Atkinson of Charlton, Greenwich, England.
my beloved husband
Jack Holder Atkinson
Sgt Observer R.A.F.V.R.
killed on active service
2nd Jan 1943 aged 33.
At the going down of the sun and in the morning
we will remember them.
Royal Borough of Greenwich
Greater London, England
Plot: Sec. Q. 1st Cons. Grave 2.
Maintained by: IWPP Custodial Account
Originally Created by: International Wargraves ...
Record added: Feb 14, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 24619004
Added: May. 20, 2015
For Sergeant Jack Holder ATKINSON, with gratitude.|
Added: May. 18, 2015
In memory to yet another RAF WW2 hero. Thank you Jack and please rest in peace/Richard J Dolan / RNXSLONDON UK|
Added: May. 4, 2013
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