SHEARSTONE WJ
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SHEARSTONE, WILLIAM

Aircraft Information
Aircraft Lancaster III
Serial Number PB244
Markings LE-N
Memorial information
Burial/Memorial Country United Kingdom
Burial/Memorial Place Runnymede Memorial
Grave Reference Panel 248.
IBCC Memorial Information
Phase 1
Panel Number 96
Enlistment information
Service Number J/25872
Service Royal Canadian Air Force
Group 5
Squadron 630
Trade Navigator
Country of origin if different Canada
Fellow Servicemen
CAMERON G (F/O)
Last Operation information
Start Date 18-Aug-1944
End Date 18-Aug-1944
Takeoff Station East Kirkby
Day/Night raid Day
Operation L'Isle Adam
Reason for Loss Hit by flak during an attack on a supply depot near Paris. The crew was ordered to bale out but two were lost in doing so