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 Eric Young

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Eric Young

Birth
Death
30 Nov 1944
Burial
Kleve, Kreis Kleve, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Plot
25. A. 12.
Memorial ID
56039599 View Source

Age: 23
DFM
Wireless Operator, Warrant Officer
Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve, 115 Squadron

Son of John and Annie Young, of Bedlington, Northumberland

Killed in Lancaster PD367, hit by flak over its target, crashed with great force, in Germany
Pilot, Flight Lieutenant Frederick George Holloway, DFM, 25
Navigator, Flying Officer Elwyn Jones, 31
Air Gunner, Flying Officer Gerald Gilbert Ormonde Lousada, 21
Air Gunner, Warrant Officer Eddie Standring, 26
Air Bomber, Flying Officer Donald Cameron McIntosh
Flight Engineer, Warrant Officer John George Milne, 21

Age: 23
DFM
Wireless Operator, Warrant Officer
Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve, 115 Squadron

Son of John and Annie Young, of Bedlington, Northumberland

Killed in Lancaster PD367, hit by flak over its target, crashed with great force, in Germany
Pilot, Flight Lieutenant Frederick George Holloway, DFM, 25
Navigator, Flying Officer Elwyn Jones, 31
Air Gunner, Flying Officer Gerald Gilbert Ormonde Lousada, 21
Air Gunner, Warrant Officer Eddie Standring, 26
Air Bomber, Flying Officer Donald Cameron McIntosh
Flight Engineer, Warrant Officer John George Milne, 21


Inscription

GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN THAN THIS,
THAT A MAN LAY DOWN HIS LIFE FOR HIS FRIENDS

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  • Maintained by: Selenah
  • Originally Created by: War Graves
  • Added: 6 Aug 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial ID: 56039599
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/56039599/eric-young: accessed ), memorial page for Eric Young (unknown–30 Nov 1944), Find a Grave Memorial ID 56039599, citing Reichswald Forest War Cemetery, Kleve, Kreis Kleve, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany; Maintained by Selenah (contributor 49986780).