Personnel Index - Detail

Name
ANDREWS
First Names
John Gibson
Nationality
British
Rank
Second Lieutenant
Service
RAF
Crew Position
Pilot
Posting Details
12/07/18
Age
19
Date of Death
14/08/1918
Cemetery

 

Aircraft DH 9 serial D2861 was reported lagging behind and shot down in flames over Havricourt Wood 14/8/18 - one enemy aircraft also shot down in the action. Sadly Pilot 2/Lt J.G. Andrews and Observer 2/Lt J. Churchill were killed.
 

Photographed by Graham Glover





Details courtesy of Jonny Taylor, Director of Studies, Merchant Taylors' School, Northwood.

The images come from.......The Taylorian, No.s 1&2, Volume 41, December 1918.