3/4 February 1943
Wellington Mk III - BK127 - KO-D
|T/O East Wretham 1842 - minelaying in the Lorient area. Distress calls heard at 2311, 2320 and 2344. Hull DF plotted a/c position as 5114N 0207E, apporximately 40 miles off Dover.
Source: 115 Squadron Roll of Honour by D. Bruce, W. R. Chorley, J. G. J. de Haan.
|Tuma Charles - Pilot
P/O - Service No J16242
Son of Charles and Bessie Tuma, of Churchbridge, Saskatchewan, Canada.
Runnymede Memorial - panel 178
|Spooner Kenneth - Observer
Sgt - Service No 1231251
Son of Harry and Elsie Spooner, of Blackpool, Lancashire.
Runnymede Memorial - panel 165
|Pollard Maurice Arthur - WOP
Sgt - Service No 1434975
Son of Arthur Stephenson Pollard and Elsie Maude Pollard, of Mossley Hill, Liverpool.
Runnymede Memorial - panel 162
|Potter Frank Slaney - BA
P/O - Service No 130724
Son of Horace Lionel Potter, and of Florence Jane Potter, of Weybridge, Surrey.
Runnymede Memorial - panel 133
|McKay Harry Robertson - RG
F/S - Service No R115725
Son of Dr. Edward Robertson McKay and Amy Maud McKay, of Biggar, Saskatchewan, Canada.
Runnymede Memorial - panel 184
Source: CWGC - more info Canadian Virtual War Memorial