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Name: CALLANDER, EDWARD
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Warrant Officer
Regiment/Service: Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
Unit Text: 115 Sqdn.
Date of Death: 07/03/1944
Service No: 1061420
Awards: D F M
Additional information: Son of Edward Callander and of Isabella Callander (nee Bryden).
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 213.
Memorial: RUNNYMEDE MEMORIAL
Wellington X3466 KO-N 6/7th May 1942
Mission against Stuttgart
T/O 2130 from Marham. Crashed in the vicinity of Laon (Aisne), France, w
F/L N Paterson KIA
P/O P H F W Leland RNZAF KIA
Sgt A E Smith PoW
Sgt B A Ramsbottom PoW
Sgt E Callendar DFM Executed
DFM 2nd September, 1941:
1061420 Sergeant Edward CALLANDER, No. 75 (N.Z.) Squadron.
Mentioned in Despatches 13th June, 1946.
Looks like that's some amazing research. Good on him for following the trail, should be a good read.
They seem to have butchered quite a few flyers!
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