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Flight Lieutenant ( Pilot ) Edward Gordon Brettell

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Flight Lieutenant ( Pilot ) Edward Gordon Brettell

Birth
Chertsey, Runnymede Borough, Surrey, England
Death
29 Mar 1944 (aged 29)
Gdańsk, Miasto Gdańsk, Pomorskie, Poland
Burial
Poznań, Miasto Poznań, Wielkopolskie, Poland
Plot
Coll. grave 9. A. 1-20
Memorial ID
20953505 View Source

One of the Great Escape participants.

61053 F/L E Gordon Brettell DFC, British, born 19-Mar-1915, 133 (Eagle) Sqdn (shot down 26-Sep-1942, Spitfire IX BS313), recaptured Scheidemuhl, murdered by Bruchardt 29-Mar-1944, cremated at Danzig.

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Service No: 61053
Age: 29
Regiment/Service: Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve, 133 (Eagle) Sqdn.
Honors: D F C, Mentioned in Despatches

Son of Vivian Brettell and of Eileen Isabella Brettell, of Farnham, Surrey. B.A. (Cantab.).

One of the Great Escape participants.

61053 F/L E Gordon Brettell DFC, British, born 19-Mar-1915, 133 (Eagle) Sqdn (shot down 26-Sep-1942, Spitfire IX BS313), recaptured Scheidemuhl, murdered by Bruchardt 29-Mar-1944, cremated at Danzig.

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Service No: 61053
Age: 29
Regiment/Service: Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve, 133 (Eagle) Sqdn.
Honors: D F C, Mentioned in Despatches

Son of Vivian Brettell and of Eileen Isabella Brettell, of Farnham, Surrey. B.A. (Cantab.).

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