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Lyle Edward Bowes
database-id
5912


Military

Category:Aircraft crash/incident
Name:Lyle Edward Bowes     (Man)
Age:21
Marital statusMarriage status unknown
Parents:Wiiliam Edward and Gladys Anna Wilhelmina Bowes
Address:Frankston, Victoria, Australia
Served in Allied army
Army: Royal Australian Air Force
Unit:207 Squadron
Rank: Flying Officer
Role: Air Bomber
Operation: Missie waterkrachtcentrale Wesseling
StatusKilled in Action
Birth-date26-01-1923Place:Canterbury, Victoria, Australia
Died22-06-1944    Place:Noordzee W. Schouwen-Duiveland
Toestel werd neergeschoten door Duitse nachtjagers.
Buried:Cambridge City Cemetery, Newmarket Road, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England
Gravenumber:--14106
Monument:
  • Australian War Memorial, Commemorative Area, Treloar Cres, Campbell, Australia, op panel 119 wordt de naam vermeld.
Text on monument:

Loved and ever remembered. His duty courageously ended

Persoonlijk verhaal : Lyle Edward Bowes

Om 23:21 uur gestart van Spilsby, Lincolnshire – stortte ter hoogte van het Zeeuws/ Zuidhollandse kustgebied in de Noordzee.
Ook deze machine – het kan (welhaast) niet anders – moet tussen 02:24 – 02:35 uur het slachtoffer zijn geworden van de Duitse Nachtjagd. 

Noordzee Avro-Lancaster MkIII LM578:EM-L
approximately location of death or action
Sources
wingstovictory.nl; cwgc.org.; findagrave.com;

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