Personnel Index - Detail

Name
BIRKS
First Names
Frederick Richard
Rank
Sergeant
Service
RAF
Service Number
1430538
Crew Position
Flight Engineer
Posting Details
Posted in 3/43 and out 7/43

 

The crew transferred (almost to the man) to 83Sqn after 16 operations.

Sgt F R Birks was killed on the 26th November 1943 during a raid on Berlin with 83Sqn and is remembered on the Runnymede Memorial.


 


 

Extract is from Bill Chorley's Bomber Command Losses
 



Unknown, Sgt M H King, Sgt R H Pennells, Sgt K R Millar, Sgt F R Birks, F/Sgt W Foster, Unknown, Sgt J H Harsley.

One of the unknowns will be Sgt F Earnshaw.