Personnel Index - Detail

Name
ARMSTRONG
First Names
R H
Nationality
British
Rank
Second Lieutenant
Service
RAF
Crew Position
Observer
Posting Details
Posted in 29/08/18
PoW Date
24/09/18

 

Their DH9 (E658) was one of three aircraft shot down on a mission to bomb Aulnoye railway junction on 24th September 1918.
The pilot Lt H J Bennett was severely burned and died that day.
2/Lt R.H. Armstrong survived and was taken prisoner.
Lt Bennett was eventually buried at Cabaret Rouge, France.