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Beckett, John Eward (Warrant Officer 2nd Class)

Prisoner of War 1944-07-06

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Age:

Home: Niagara Falls, Ontario

Service
RCAF
Unit
14 (B) Sqn- Squadron (RAF)
I Spread My Wings And Keep My Promise
Rank
Warrant Officer 2nd Class
Marshal
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
SergeantSGT
CorporalCPL
Senior AircraftmanSAC
Leading AircraftmanLAC
Aircraftman 1st ClassAC1
Aircraftman 2nd ClassAC2
Position
Service Numbers
R/66276
225709

Aircraft failed to return from an operational flight over Fuka area of Egypt, 1942-07-06. Aircraft was shot down by an EA on the return leg after bombing

Killed: Sgt William John Bartholomew RAF KIA El Alamein War Cemetery Egypt grave XXIX. A. 1.

POWs includes Beckett:

Evader: S/L A N Pirie RAF Evader.


14 (B) Sqn- Squadron (RAF) I Spread My Wings And Keep My Promise

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