Personnel Index - Detail

Name
BURNETT
First Names
Wilfred Jasper
Rank
F/Lt
Service
RAF (as a Canadian)
Service Number
40076
Crew Position
Pilot
Posting Details
Posted in 11/39 and out 10/40

 

In September 1940 he was posted out to 14 OTU Cottesmore after completing 35 Hampden operations.

Later Air Commodore DFC, DSO, AFC, OBE.

He was posted to 408 Squadron and was injured in an accident in the Yorkshire Dales in January 1942.

Click this link for details of the crash......opens in a new window
 


 

"Posted Out" 2006

Click this link for more details of Wilf Burnett.