Wellington X9873 11 November 1941

Wellington Mk III - X3394 - KO-?

Cross country exercise and fuel consumption test.
Crashed at 1203 at Carol House Farm, near Swaffham, Norfolk. Subsequent Board of Enquiry ascertained that the aircraft suffered starboard engine failure in flight as a result of mishandeling by the pilot and was unable to maintain Height.

Sgt Dutton and crew had survived a few days previosly the disastrous attack on Berlin, 4 November 1941.

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

Dutton Gordon David Hankinson Dutton Gordon David Hankinson - Pilot

Sgt - Service No 921363

Age: 22

RAFVR

Son of Clare Hankinson Dutton and Edith Ellen Dutton, of West Worthing, Sussex.

Little Missenden (St. John The Baptist) Churchyard extension, Buckinghamshire.

Source: CWGC - photo: billiongraves.com

Pitt Leonard Herbert Pitt Leonard Herbert - 2nd Pilot

Sgt - Service No R/10286

Age:

RCAF

Son of Alan Leighton Browne and Eileen Rowena Browne, of East Malvern, Victoria, Australia.

Marham Cemetery - War Graves Plot. Grave 7

Source: CWGC - Photo and more info on CANADIAN VIRTUAL WAR MEMORIAL

Dew Brian Ernest Dew Brian Ernest - Observer

Sgt - Service No 961536

Age: 20

RAFVR

Son of William Ernest and Eliza Dew, of Plumstead.

Greenwich Cemetery London, Royal Borough of Greenwich, Greater London - Plot C. Grave 871

Source: CWGC

Newbury Robert Owen Newbury Robert Owen - W.Op./Air Gnr

Sgt - Service No 798536

Age: 20

RAFVR

Son of William °1895 - +1979 and Violet Halfyard °1895 - +1962, Newbury, of St. John'S, Newfoundland.
One sister, Jean Evelyn Newbury Cole °1921 - +2004. One brother, Gerald Halfyard Newbury °1928 - +2001

Marham Cemetery - War Graves Plot. Grave 8

Source: GWGC - Photo via Find a grave, by Richard Gray

Knott Reginald Cooper Knott Reginald Cooper - W.Op./Air Gnr.

Sgt - Service No 1259857

Age: 31

RAFVR

Son of Charles Edmund and Beatrice Annie Knott, of Sheffield.

Sheffield (Abbey Lane) Cemetery - Sec. L. Cons. Grave 8769

Source: CWGC - Photo via Find a grave, by Meersbrook

Arthur John Leslie Louvain - Air Gnr

Sgt - Service No 1378785

Age:

RAFVR

Son of - husband of Alice +1993

South Shields (Harton) Cemetery - Sec. S. Grave 10703

Source: CWGC - Photo's via Find a grave, by JMW

Mellows Harold Sidney Mellows Harold Sidney - Medical Officer, passenger

F/L - Service No 87329

Age: 31 - °1910

RAFVR

Son of William Montague Mellows and Florence Edith Mellows.
Husband of Rosalind Mary Mellows, of Sanderstead, Surrey.

Marham Cemetery - War Graves Plot. Grave 6

Source: CWGC - Photo via Find a grave, by Richard Gray - more info www.kingscollections.org