Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum logo

Click on CASPIR logo to go to the entire CASPIR system.

Use the panel to:

  • select Optional Sections
  • Remove Page Breaks, that is, return to the non-print formatted document.
  • Click on the ⇩ to go directly to that section.

Beaufort, Francis Henry 'Frank' (Lieutenant)

Killed in Action 1918-08-13

Male Head

Birth Date: 1890-09-27 (age 27)

Born: Pensacola, Florida, USA

Mrs. Esther Eliza Keynton Penley & the late Jay Henry Beauchamp

unmarried

Home: New York, New York, U.S.A.

Service
RAF
Unit
104 (B) Sqn- Squadron (RAF)
Strike Hard
Base
France
Rank
Lieutenant
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
pilot
Service Numbers
1918-08-13: Beaufort's death was accepted in DH.9, D-2881, when it was seen to receive a direct hit from AA fire and folded up in a ball, bouncing off DH9, D-7229. 2Lt Harold Osborne Bryant (British). Beaufort's air gunner, 2Lt Harold Osborne Bryant (British) was also killed.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission Commonwealth War Graves Commission

Find-A-Grave.com Find-A-Grave.com



104 (B) Sqn- Squadron (RAF) Strike Hard

© Canadian Warplane Heritage 2024

To search on any page:
PC — Ctrl-F
Mac — ⌘-F
Mobile — or …