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Sergeant John Ashburner Texter

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Sergeant John Ashburner Texter

Birth
Wigan, Metropolitan Borough of Wigan, Greater Manchester, England
Death 22 Nov 1942 (aged 24)
Chalandry, Departement de l'Aisne, Picardie, France
Burial Chalandry, Departement de l'Aisne, Picardie, France
Plot Grave 1
Memorial ID 58796597 View Source

Remembered at St Patricks Church Bampton Grange
https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/235023511/john-ashburner-texter

Son of Harry and Ellen Texter; husband of Lilian Texter, of Burn-Bank Bampton Westmorland England

TEXTER, JOHN ASHBURNER, J A Sergeant ( W.Op./Air Gnr. ) 1287689 Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve 22/11/1942 22 Grave 1.
John Ashburner Texter
Rank: Sergeant
Death Age: 22
Birth Year: abt 1920
Death Date: 22 Nov 1942
Military Base: East Wretham, Norfolk
Service Number: 1287689
Unit: 115 Squadron
Command: Bomber Cmnd
Ship: Wellington Iii
Occupation: Wop/Ag
Casualty: Killed in action
Residence Place: Penrith, Cumberland
Burial Place: Chalandry Chyd, France
Notes: Shot Down By A Night Fighter At Chalandry 9 Miles North of Laon During A Raid on Stuttgart, 1 of the Crew Survived and Was Captured
Date: 22 Nov 42 Aircraft: Wellington III BK206 Unit 115 Sqdn Airfield /Crash Location , France
Details Took off 1840 22 Nov 1942 from East Wretham.
Cause of loss, Shot Down By A Night Fighter At Chalandry 9 Miles North of Laon During A Raid on Stuttgart,
1 of the Crew Survived and Was Captured
Source Henk Welting's Database
Aircrew details
Sergeant Royston Delmare MORRIS (1037412) Air Gunner Wellington III BK206 More Details RAF 1942-11-22 115 Sqdn AIR27 France Chalandry Churchyard Ref : Grave 4.
Sergeant Alexander Winton ROBERTSON (657056) Pilot Wellington III BK206 More Details RAF 1942-11-22 115 Sqdn AIR27 France Chalandry Churchyard Ref : Grave 2.
Sergeant John Ashburner TEXTER (1287689) Wireless Op Wellington III BK206 More Details RAF 1942-11-22 115 Sqdn AIR27 France Chalandry Churchyard Ref : Grave 1.
Sergeant Alfred Leonard WOOD (1208568) Navigator/A Wellington III BK206 More Details RAF 1942-11-22 115 Sqdn AIR27 France Chalandry ChurchyardRef : Grave 3.

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