Fighter! Fighter! The Story of Edward Callander

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  1. Kyt

    Kyt Άρης

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  2. Kyt

    Kyt Άρης

    Initials: E
    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.

    Wellington X3466 KO-N 6/7th May 1942
    115 Squadron

    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.
  3. Antipodean Andy

    Antipodean Andy New Member

    Looks like that's some amazing research. Good on him for following the trail, should be a good read.
  4. spidge

    spidge Active Member

    They seem to have butchered quite a few flyers!

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