Personnel Index - Detail

Name
O'CONNELL
First Names
Richard James
Rank
Sgt
Service
RAF
Service Number
1217981
Crew Position
Air Gunner
Posting Details
Posted in 2/43 and out 5/43

 

Flew 5 operations with 49SqnSgt O'Connell was killed whilst flying with 44Sqn on a raid to Magdeberg on the 21st January 1944.

He is buried in the Berlin War Cemetery.



Photographed by Dom Howard.
 


 

Extract is from Bill Chorley's Bomber Command Losses