115 Squadron
1940 - 1945

29/30 August 1941

Wellington Mk IC - X9826 - KO-D

T/O Marham 2014. Target: Mannheim, Germany.

94 Wellingtons were despatched by Bomber Command.

Believed shot down by a intruder. Crashed at 0212 while attempting a landing at Martlesham Heath airfield.

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

Murdoch John Kemp - Pilot

Sgt - Service No 930728

Age: 20

RAFVR

Son of William Murdoch, and Isabella Murdoch, of Upminster.

Canvey Island Churchyard, St. Katherine, Essex - Grave S.S.2.

Source: CWGC

McGaw Francis James McGaw Francis James - 2nd Pilot

Sgt - Service No 1052301

Age: 19

RAFVR

Son of Thomas C. McGaw and Agnes McGaw, of Auchencairn.

Auchencairn Cemetery - Sec. 5D. Grave 13.

Source: CWGC - photo monument

Forse Alfred - Observer

F/S - Service No 562549

Age: 28

RAF

Son of William John and Blanche Matilda Forse: husband of Muriel Forse, of Dawden, Seaham.

Seaham Cemetery - Plot 3. Grave 2004

Source: CWGC

Blades William Henry - W.Op.

Sgt - Service No R/60725

Age: 21

RCAF

Son of James and Emily Blades, of Delburne, Alberta, Canada.

Marham Cemetery - War Graves Plot. Grave 5.

Source: GWGC

Boyce John William - FG

F/S - Service No R/62091

Age: 25 - Died of his injuries in Ipswich Hospital on 1 September 1941.

RCAF

Son of Albert William and Amy Isabel Boyce; nephew of Dorothy A. Daniels, of Belton.

Blundeston Churchyard, St. Mary, Suffolk - Grave 21 L

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

Cowell Wilfred John Cowell Wilfred John - RG

Sgt - Service No 1068173

Age:27

RAFVR

Son of William and Agnes Cowell, of Eccles.

Wardley Roman Catholic Cemetery,St. Mary's, Lancashire - Sec. O. Grave 719.

Source: CWGC - photo: salfordwarmemorials