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IN MEMORy by Pierre Vandervelden

The visit of Commonwealth graves in Communals Cemeteries & Churchyards in Belgium & France

pierre.vandervelden@pi.be

RIEUX Communal Cemetery (Nord France)

R. D. E. Betley - E. G. Gilliatt - B. Griffiths - L. E. Hale - R. Howe - E. W. Toohey - D. G. Davis - E. A. Kingham - F. N. Ansell - J. Black - F. R. Spencer
P. J. Cook
W/O Edward Wallace Toohey 16/06/1944 aged 22
P/O Ernest Arthur Kingham 16/06/1944
for his nephew John Kingham
Crew of the Lancaster LL690
shot down by a night fighter on 16/06/1944 when returning from a bombing of the railway yards in Tactical Support of the Normandy Landings
Rear: Sgt F. N. Ansell - Sgt B. Bloom (*) - Sgt D. G. Davis - Sgt J.Black
Front: Fl/Sgt. R. H. Hutt (**) - P/O E. A. Kingham - Fl/Sgt F. R. Spencer
(*) Sgt Benjamin Bloom has no known grave and is remembered on the Runnymede Memorial.
(**) Fl/Sgt Raymond Harold Hutt is buried in Iwuy Communal cemetery.

12 casualties

ANSELL FREDERICK NEALE
United Kingdom Sergeant (Air Gnr.) Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve 514 Sqdn. Age: 34 Date of Death: 16/06/1944 Service No: 1895351

BETLEY ROLAND DESMOND ERNEST
New Zealand Flight Sergeant (Pilot) Royal New Zealand Air Force 75 (R.A.F.) Sqdn. Age: 22 Date of Death: 16/06/1944 Service No: 421495

BLACK JOSEPH
United Kingdom Sergeant (Flt. Engr.) Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve 514 Sqdn. Age: 21 Date of Death: 16/06/1944 Service No: 1531244

COOK PETER JACKSON
New Zealand Flight Sergeant (Air Gnr.) Royal New Zealand Air Force 75 (R.A.F.) Sqdn. Age: 21 Date of Death: 16/06/1944 Service No: 42708

DAVIS DANIEL GEORGE
Canadian Pilot Officer (Air Gnr.) Royal Canadian Air Force 514 (R.A.F.) Sqdn. Age: 27 Date of Death: 16/06/1944 Service No: J/92608

GILLIATT EDWARD GEORGE
United Kingdom Sergeant (Nav.) Royal Air Force 75 Sqdn. Age: 22 Date of Death: 16/06/1944 Service No: 648452

GRIFFITHS BASIL
United Kingdom Sergeant (Flt. Engr.) Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve 75 Sqdn. Date of Death: 16/06/1944 Service No: 1578754

HALE LAWRENCE EASTMURE
New Zealand Flight Sergeant (Air Bomber) Royal New Zealand Air Force 75 (R.A.F.) Sqdn. Age: 26 Date of Death: 16/06/1944 Service No: 42395

HOWE RONALD
United Kingdom Sergeant (Air Gnr.) Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve 75 Sqdn. Date of Death: 16/06/1944 Service No: 993314

KINGHAM ERNEST ARTHUR
United Kingdom Pilot Officer (Pilot) Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve 514 Sqdn. Date of Death: 16/06/1944 Service No: 174119

SPENCER FRANK RICHARD
United Kingdom Flight Sergeant (Air Bomber) Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve 514 Sqdn. Age: 19 Date of Death: 16/06/1944 Service No: 1433953

TOOHEY EDWARD WALLACE
New Zealand Warrant Officer (W. Op. Air) Royal New Zealand Air Force 75 (R.A.F.) Sqdn. Age: 22 Date of Death: 16/06/1944 Service No: 416672

IF You have a casualty picture, please send me a copy, I'll be glad to show it on this page.

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Casualties informations come usualy from Commonwealth War Graves Commission, see links for more informations

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