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FLETCHER, CHARLES

Aircraft Information
Aircraft Wellington II
Serial Number W5492
Markings LQ-K
Memorial information
Burial/Memorial Country United Kingdom
Burial/Memorial Place Nottingham (Northern) Cemetery
Grave Reference Sec. D/22. Grave 28.
IBCC Memorial Information
Phase 2
Panel Number 164
Enlistment information
Service Number 1165250
Service Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
Group 4
Squadron 405 (Vancouver)
Trade WOp/AG
Country of origin if different United Kingdom
Last Operation information
Start Date 18-Sep-1941
End Date 18-Sep-1941
Takeoff Station Pocklington
Day/Night raid Day
Operation Air Test
Reason for Loss Dinghy broke loose from its stowage and jammed the elevators which sent the aircraft into a steep dive leading to structural failure. Crashed 2 miles NNE of Pocklington