In Memory of

Raymond Frederick Charles DEAN

Sergeant
1167919
Pilot
501 (County of Gloucester) Squadron
Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve

who died on
Monday 17 November 1941

Cemetery

BREVANDS CHURCHYARD, Manche, France

Location Information

The village and commune of Brévands is 6 kilometres north-west of Carentan, a town on the Cherbourg-Paris road (N.13). There is 1 Commonwealth burial of the 1939-1945 war here, 27 metres north of the north-eastern corner of the church

No. of Identified Casualties

1

Circumstances

17th November 1941

Sergeant R. F. C. DEAN, Pilot, RAFVR
501 (County of Gloucester) Squadron, Royal Auxiliary Air Force
Spitfire Vb AD129 SD-'K'

Mission: Rhubarb (*)

Failed To Return, am. Buried at Brévands, France

 

Taken from Royal Air Force Fighter Command Losses of the Second World War, Volume 1, Operational Losses: Aircraft & Crews, 1939-1941 by Norman L R FRANKS

 

(*) Rhubarb: Small scale freelance fighter sorties against ground targets of opportunity

 

 

 

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