Personnel Index - Detail

Name
SIMPSON
First Names
Ernest Robert
Rank
Flight Lieutenant
Service
RAF
Service Number
745906 (NCO) 106561 (Officer)
Crew Position
Air Gunner
Posting Details
Posted in 7/40 and out 3/41

 

Awarded the DFM.

Flew at least 30 operations with 49Sqn.

F/L Simpson was killed on 26th February 1943 flying on a raid to Köln whilst flying with 83Sqn and is buried in the Rheinberg War Cemetery.
 



Photographed by Dom Howard.
 


 

Extract is from Bill Chorley's Bomber Command Losses