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Sergeant ( Air Gnr. ) Cyril Addison Kidd

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Sergeant ( Air Gnr. ) Cyril Addison Kidd

Birth
Knowsley, Metropolitan Borough of Knowsley, Merseyside, England
Death 19 Dec 1943 (aged 37)
Arlesey, Central Bedfordshire Unitary Authority, Bedfordshire, England
Burial Liverpool, Metropolitan Borough of Liverpool, Merseyside, England
Plot Sec. 20. C. of E. Grave 422.
Memorial ID 32675962 View Source
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Cyril Addison Kidd was the son of Frederick Robert and May Kidd and husband of Jane Elizabeth Kidd, of 325 Longmoor Lane, Aintree, Liverpool.
He was air gunner on 138 Sqn Halifax II Bomber BB364 NF-R operating from RAF Tempsford, Bedfordshire. They were on a container dropping exercise over RAF Henlow Airfield, when in poor weather conditions they collided with the brick chimney of Arlesey Brickworks, SE of Henlow, killing all on board.

His friend and fellow crew member Sgt AG John Mooney was also killed in the aircraft, he is buried in Ford cemetery, Liverpool.

info from: https://losses.internationalbcc.co.uk/loss/215557


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