Wellington T2613 29/30 October 1940

Wellington Mk IC - T2613 - KO-R

T/O Marham 2400. Non operational transit flight to Malta.
Crashed 0100 after flying into the London balloon barrage near Iver, Buckinghamshirein.

Source: RAF Bomber Command Losses Vol.1 - W R. Chorley

ORB. 30/10/1940.
1300. P/O. A. J. R. PATE, GD, killed on 30/10/40, as result of flying accident, ran into balloon cable at IVER, Nr. Bucks,
and crashed, all crew were killed.

Pate Alexander John RobertsPate Alexander John Roberts Pate Alexander John Roberts - Pilot

P/O - Service No 79171 - DFC

Age: 21 (°April 28, 1919)


Son of John Roberts Pate (°June 15 1891 +June 26, 1972) and Mary Henderson Skene (°June 1, 1874 +April 16, 1937)

Oxfordshire (Wolvercote) Cemetery - Sec. C.1. Grave 213

Source CWGC - Photo via Find a grave, by David McNay and Julia & Keld.

Wellington T2613 Jaggs Walter Vincent - Pilot

Sgt - Service No 745515

Age: 21


Son of Walter Frederick and Mabel Eileen Jaggs, of Sutton, Surrey; husband of Mabel Gladys Grace Jaggs.

Brookwood Military Cemetery - 20. A. 7

Source CWGC - photo WW2Talk

Elliott William ErnestElliott William Ernest Elliott William Ernest - Observer

Sgt - Service No 755784

Age: 21


Son of Ernest Alfred and Annie Elizabeth Elliott, of Newport.

Private headstone - Carisbrooke Cemetery, Newport - Sec. F. Grave 15.

Source: CWGC - photo Find a grave by Honour those who fell.

Wellington T2613Fisher Edward Fisher Edward - W.Op./Air Gnr.

Sgt - Service No 618704

Age: 23


Son of Willie and Louisa Fisher, of Hemsworth.

Hemsworth Cemetery - Cons. Grave 1250.

Source CWGC - Photo via Find a grave, by Jill S.

Wellington T2613Draper Kenneth Raymond Draper Kenneth Raymond - Air Gnr.

Sgt - Service No 751327

Age: 21


Son of Leonard and Ethel May Draper,
nephew of Mr. F. C. Verity of Islington, London.

Hillingdon and Uxbridge Cemetery - Row N.D. Grave 23.

Source GWGC - Photo via Find a grave, by julia & keld