Personnel Index - Detail

Name
PENNELLS
First Names
Robert Henry
Rank
F/Sgt
Service
RAF
Service Number
1391441
Crew Position
Navigator
Posting Details
Posted in 3/43 and out 7/43 to 83Sqn

 

Awarded the DFM.

The crew transferred (almost to the man) to 83Sqn after 16 operations.
 

Sgt Pennells was killed on the 26th November 1943 during a raid on Berlin with 83Sqn and is remembered on the Runnymede Memorial.


 


 

Extract is from Bill Chorley's Bomber Command Losses
 



Unknown, Sgt M H King, Sgt R H Pennells, Sgt K R Millar, Sgt F R BirksF/Sgt W Foster, Unknown, Sgt J H Harsley.

(One of the unknowns will be Sgt F Earnshaw).