Personnel Index - Detail

Name
GILLAM
First Names
Reginald Alan Frederick
Rank
Sgt
Service
RAF
Service Number
1121980
Crew Position
Wireless Operator/Air Gunner
Posting Details
Posted in 7/43 and out 9/43

 

Flew 7 operations with 49Sqn.

This airman flew Lancaster ED999 at least once....click for an image and information about this aircraft.

Sgt Gillam was killed on the 27th November 1943 flying with 83Sqn and is buried at the Dürnbach War Cemetery, Bavaria.
 



Photographed by the McEneaney family.


In the following crew details,  F/O A B Smeaton, Sgt R A F Gillam, F/S R S Nelson and Sgt W S Walton were all ex-49Sqn.
There is also another 49Sqn link with another crew member, the Flight Engineer, Sgt A W Savory.....for details click this link.
 


 

Extract is from Bill Chorley's Bomber Command Losses