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Flight Sergeant Douglas Charles Godfrey
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Birth: unknown
Death: Dec. 29, 1942

1168510 Flight Sergeant Wireless Operator / Air Gunner Sergeant Douglas Charles Godfrey
RAFVR
Died age 22


Halifax DT631

On 29th December 1942 this aircraft stalled and spun into ground while turning to make its final approach to land at Elvington, the crew were returning from a cross country training flight at 15:28hrs when the aircraft crashed near Dunnington with the loss of the whole crew.

Crew:

Pilot - F/Sgt John Orr RAF (655146), aged 24, of Paisley, Renfrewshire. Buried Hawkhead Cemetery, Paisley, Renfrewshire.

Navigator - P/O Cyril Arthur Saunders RAFVR (130443), aged ? Wife of Edgbaston, Birmingham. Buried Barmby Moor Churchyard, Yorkshire

Flight Engineer - Sgt Alexander David Boyle RAFVR (996348), aged 24, of Bonnybridge, Falkirk. Buried Camelon Cemetery, Falkirk, Stirlingshire.

Bomb Aimer - P/O John MacLennan RAFVR (127119), aged ? Of ? Buried Cathays Cemetery, Cardiff, Glamorganshire.


Wireless Operator / Air Gunner - Sgt James Casey RAFVR (1348582), aged 22, of Mexborough. Buried Mexborough Cemetery, Yorkshire.

Air Gunner - Sgt Albert Victor Green RAFVR (1485704), aged 32, of Rosehill, Wallsend. Buried Holy Cross Cemetery, Wallsend, Northumberland


 
 
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 Parents:
  Charles Henry Godfrey (____ - 1949)
  Violet Godfrey (____ - 1992)
 
Inscription:
SON OF CHARLES HENRY AND VIOLET GODFREY, OF STOCKLAND GREEN, BIRMINGHAM.
 
Burial:
Witton Cemetery
Witton
Metropolitan Borough of Birmingham
West Midlands, England
Plot: Sec. 56. Grave 10513. in area 56
 
Maintained by: Stephen Farnell
Originally Created by: International Wargraves ...
Record added: Oct 01, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 98062494
Flight Sergeant Douglas Charles Godfrey
Added by: Dafydd Williams
 
Flight Sergeant Douglas Charles Godfrey
Added by: Dafydd Williams
 
Flight Sergeant Douglas Charles Godfrey
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