Personnel Index - Detail

Name
BUSH
First Names
Kenneth Stanley
Rank
Sergeant
Service
RAF
Service Number
1169696
Crew Position
Observer
Posting Details
Posted in 10/41 and out 6/42

 

Flew 24 Hampden operations with 49Sqn.........mostly with pilot Sgt Terry Freeman.





From L-R
Ken Bush, Terry Freeman and "Tubby" Gaunt.

Hampden AE132 was lost on the 12th February 1942.

Sgt Bush was killed on the 27th May 1943 whilst flying with 105Sqn.
The Mosquito squadron was tasked with bombing the Zeiss optical works at Jena.



F/O Bush is buried in the Bath (Haycombe) Cemetery.



Image courtesy of Bill Chorley's Bomber Command Losses 1943