CUMBERWORTH L
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CUMBERWORTH, LESLIE

Aircraft Information
Aircraft Halifax V
Serial Number LL362
Markings
Memorial information
Burial/Memorial Country United Kingdom
Burial/Memorial Place Beverley (Queensgate) Cemetery
Grave Reference Block 73. Grave 2.
IBCC Memorial Information
Phase 1
Panel Number 25
Enlistment information
Service Number 120434
Service Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
Group
Squadron 1662 HCU
Trade Pilot
Country of origin if different United Kingdom
Fellow Servicemen
ESDALE J (F/O)
Last Operation information
Start Date 02-Sep-1944
End Date 02-Sep-1944
Takeoff Station Blyton
Day/Night raid Day
Operation Air Test
Reason for Loss Problems in flight with ailerons, port engine overheating so the aircraft lost height and at 1045 flew into trees and crashed at Swanland 6 miles WSW of Hull.