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Vivian Eugene Watkins
database-id
4958


Military

Category:Aircraft crash/incident
Name:Vivian Eugene Watkins     (Man)
Age:33
Marital statusMarriage status unknown
Parents:Paul Eugene and Mattie W. Watkins
Address:Belmont, California, U.S.A.
Served in Allied army
Army: Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
Unit:234 Squadron
Rank: Flight Lieutenant
Role: Pilot
StatusKilled in Action
Birth-date30-08-1908Place:Fort Pierce, St. Lucie County, Florida, U.S.A.
Died24-04-1942    Place:Noordzee
Neergeschoten boven Berck-sur-Mer, France.
Buried:Bergen-op-Zoom War Cemetery, Ruytershoveweg, Bergen op Zoom,
Gravenumber:33-B-9
Monument:
  • "Cross of Sacrifice", Bergen-op-Zoom War Cemetery, Ruytershoveweg, Bergen op Zoom.
Text on monument:

Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends.

Persoonlijk verhaal : Vivian Eugene Watkins

Neergeschoten boven Berck-sur-Mer, France, door een Focke Wulf 190A-2 van 4./JG26, neergestort in de Noordzee, vermoedelijk in The English Channal.

Noordzee Supermarine-Spitfire VB BL831
approximately location of death or action
Sources
cwcg.org; americanairmuseum.com;

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