Wellington X3597
Wellington X3597 115 Squadron

16/17 November 1942

Wellington Mk III - X3597 - KO-Q

Wellington X3597
T/O East Wretham 1655 - minelaying in the Furze area off Bayonne.

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

Minor Operations: 65 aircraft minelaying to various places from Lorient to the Frisian Islands.

2 Wellingtons and 1 Stirling lost.

Source: nationalarchives.gov.uk - Bomber Command - Campaign Diary November 1942.

Gill Thomas Gill Thomas - Pilot

Sgt - Service No 1343515

Age: 20

RAFVR

Son of John and Margaret Gill, of Prestwick, Ayrshire.

Escoublac-la-Baule War Cemetery, Departement Loire Atlantique, France - grave 2. H. 4

Source: CWGC.

Johnson Douglas Graeme Harrison Johnson Douglas Graeme Harrison - Observer

F/S - Service No R84187

Age: 22

RCAF

Son of Harry A. and Myrtle M. Johnson, of Simcoe, Ontario, Canada.

Escoublac-la-Baule War Cemetery, Departement Loire Atlantique, France - grave 2. H. 3

Source: CWGC - photo Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Watkinson James Lester Watkinson James Lester - WOP

F/S - Service No R69360

Age: 24

RCAF

Son of Harry T. Watkinson and Edna Mae Watkinson, of Sudbury, Ontario, Canada.

Sarzeau Communal Cemetery, Departement Morbihan, France

Source: CWGC.

Morris Arnold Morris Arnold - BA

Sgt - Service No 655938

Age: 22

RAFVR

Son of Tom and Hannah M. Morris, of Pontlottyn, Glamorgan.

Runnymede Memorial - panel 90

Source: CWGC.

Clarke Thomas Clarke Thomas - RG

Sgt - Service No 1058877 - DMF

Age: 21

RAFVR

Son of John and Martha Clarke, of Bolton, Lancashire.

Escoublac-la-Baule War Cemetery, Departement Loire Atlantique, France - grave 2. G. 12

Source: CWGC.