Personnel Index - Detail

Name
BURKE
First Names
Mervyn Kevin
Rank
Sergeant
Service
RAAF
Service Number
A403183
Crew Position
Wireless Operator/Air Gunner
Posting Details
Posted in 5/42 and out 7/42

 

There is no record that this airmen flew operations with 49sqn.

It is likely that he was posted before beginning operations with 49Sqn.

F/Sgt Burke was killed on the 24th September 1942 whilst flying with 405Sqn and is buried in Aabenraa.



Photographed by Geoff Swallow.


 

Extract is from Bill Chorley's Bomber Command Losses