Personnel Index - Detail

Name
BARRELL
First Names
Ernest Rowe Newton
Rank
Sgt
Service
RAF
Service Number
992916
Crew Position
Air Gunner
Posting Details
Posted in 12/42

 

Flew 27 operations as Rear Gunner all with F/S B F Gilmore.

It also seems he flew one operation in the FE position!Sgt Barrell was KIA flying with 635Sqn on the 20th April 1944 during a raid on Ottignies.

W/O W C White was also an ex-4T9er.

They are buried in the Heverlee War Cemetery.



Photographed for the 49Sqn Association by Guy Lapaille.
 


 

Extract is from Bill Chorley's Bomber Command Losses