Remembering today. The loss of Liberator IIIA LV341 Z/120

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  1. Peter Clare

    Peter Clare Very Senior Member

    Remembering, today, 13th August 1942



    The following four airmen lost their lives on this day when B-24 Liberator IIIA LV341 Z/120

    ditched into the North Atlantic.


    P/O. Victor Dennis James 40976 RNZAF. Captain.

    http://www.cwgc.org/search/casualty_details.aspx?casualty=1801085


    F/S. Alfred Burton Craig R/50369 RCAF. Navigator.

    http://www.cwgc.org/search/casualty_details.aspx?casualty=1085169


    Sgt. Seymour Clare 652303 RAF. Flight Engineer.

    http://www.cwgc.org/search/casualty_details.aspx?casualty=1084448


    F/S. Kenneth Henry Watson 749427 RAFVR Wireless Operator Air Gunner.

    http://www.cwgc.org/search/casualty_details.aspx?casualty=1809768

    Thursday 13 August 1942 the loss of Liberator IIIA LV341 Z/120.
     
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  2. CL1

    CL1 116th LAA and 92nd (Loyals) LAA,Royal Artillery Patron

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    CLARE, SEYMOUR
    Rank:
    Sergeant
    Service No:
    652303
    Date of Death:
    13/08/1942
    Age:
    28
    Regiment/Service:
    Royal Air Force
    120 Sqdn.
    Panel Reference:
    Panel 80.
    Memorial:
    RUNNYMEDE MEMORIAL
    Additional Information:
    Son of Thomas and Elizabeth Clare, of Etruria, Staffordshire; husband of Nellie Clare, of Etruria.
     
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  3. Peter Clare

    Peter Clare Very Senior Member

    Thank you Clive.

    I was at the Air Forces Runnymede Memorial this morning to pay my respects.
     
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  4. Pat Atkins

    Pat Atkins Patron Patron

    Thanks for the link, and for the timely remembrance of your father's sacrifice. RIP.

    Pat.
     
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    CL1 116th LAA and 92nd (Loyals) LAA,Royal Artillery Patron

  6. Deacs

    Deacs Well i am from Cumbria. Patron

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