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Sykes, John Edward (Leading Aircraftman)

Killed in Action 1944-10-12

Age: 22

Son of Jack and May Sykes, of Humberstone, Ontario.

Home: Humberstone, Ontario

6416 SE- Service Echelon
Leading Aircraftman
Air Chief MarshalA/C/M
Air MarshalA/M
Air Vice MarshalA/V/M
Air CommodoreA/C
Group CaptainG/C
Wing CommanderW/C
Squadron LeaderS/L
Flight LieutenantF/L
Flying OfficerF/O
Pilot OfficerP/O
Warrant Officer 1st ClassWO1
Warrant Officer 2nd ClassWO2
Flight SergeantFS
Senior AircraftmanSAC
Leading AircraftmanLAC
Aircraftman 1st ClassAC1
Aircraftman 2nd ClassAC2
Service Numbers
6416 Servicing Echelon, Holland. LACs Sykes, J.D. Beck, M. Olshansky, O.F. Larson, and W.R. Wabb were all killed when an enemy high explosive bomb made a direct hit on the dispersal area at the Wing's aerodrome.

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