Personnel Index - Detail

Name
LESLIE
First Names
John Nicholson
Rank
Flight Lieutenant
Service
RAF
Service Number
802554 (NCO) 157745 (Officer)
Crew Position
Wireless Operator/Air Gunner
Posting Details
Posted in 10/40 and out 8/41

 

Awarded the DFM.

Flew 44 Hampden operations in a variety of crew positions.

F/L Leslie was killed in a road accident in February 1946 and is buried in Hamburg.

At the time he was serving with the 5155 Mechanical & Electrical Squadron.


 

Glasgow Herald 5th March 1946:
At a military hospital in Germany, on 7th February 1946, (result on an accident) Flight Lieutenant John Nicolson Leslie D.F.M.