115 Squadron
1940 - 1945

27 September 1944

Lancaster Mk III - LM738 A4-B

T/O Witchford 0735 - target Calais, France, to bomb strong points. Crashed with great force in the target area. Those who perished are buried in various French cemeteries.
The following day the enemy surrendered leaving only the Channel Islands and a garrison at Royan outside of Allied hands.

Source: 115 Squadron Roll of Honour by D. Bruce, W. R. Chorley, J. G. J. de Haan.

Wibberley Leslie Wibberley Leslie - Pilot

F/O - Service No 179206

Age: 21

RAFVR

Son of Ernest and Jessie Wibberley, of Reading, Berkshire.

Calais Southern Cemetery - Plot K. Grave 26.

Source: CWGC.

Lucy Alfred Henry Lucy Alfred Henry - FE

Sgt - Service No 1465160

Age: 23

RAFVR

Son of Alfred T. Lucy and Alice M. Lucy, of Selsdon, Surrey.

Phihen-les-Guines War Cemetery - grave 2. E. 10.

Source: CWGC - photo Aircrew Remembered

Garnett Frank Hailstones Garnett Frank Hailstones - Nav

Sgt - Service No 1564458

Age: 27

RAFVR - USA

Son of Henry Vincent Garnett, and of Jean Hailstones Garnett, of Brooklyn, New York City, U.S.A.

Calais Canadian War Cemetery - grave 3. F. 5.

Source: CWGC.

Tucker William John Tucker William John - WOP

Sgt - Service No 1330876

Age: 21 - °4 April 1923.

RAFVR

Son of William Griffin Tucker and Edith Tucker.

Boulogne Eastern Cemetery - Plot 11. Row B. Grave 3.

Source: CWGC.

Gibbs J. T. Gibbs J. T. - BA

F/S - Service No

Age: - got a broken arm - POW No

RNZAF

Son of

Source: 115 Squadron Roll of Honour by D. Bruce, W. R. Chorley, J. G. J. de Haan.

Furnival James Furnival James - MUG

Sgt - Service No 1673341

Age: 20

RAFVR

Son of Thomas and Mary Jane Furnival, of New Herrington, Co. Durham.

Calais Southern Cemetery - Plot S. Grave 11.

Source: CWGC.

Piggott William David Piggott William David - RG

Sgt - Service No 1320920

Age: 22

RAFVR

Son of William Charles and Anne Elizabeth Piggott.
Husband Harriet Maud Piggott, of Ilford, Essex.

Boulogne Eastern Cemetery - Plot 11. Row B. Grave 4.

Source: CWGC.