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by GK38
Thu Jul 27, 2017 8:20 am
Forum: General Section
Topic: Missing soldiers, Netherlands 1940-1945
Replies: 1
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Re: Missing soldiers, Netherlands 1940-1945

Hi, Please take a look at https://www.tracesofwar.com/sights/43862/Crash-Location-Stirling-LK115.htm This references the two Royal Army Service Corp Air Dispatchers who did not survive the downing of Short Sterling LK115 of 295 Squadron over the Arnhem area on 21st September 1944. It notes that only...
by GK38
Wed Jul 26, 2017 5:23 pm
Forum: General Section
Topic: LK115
Replies: 0
Views: 2110

LK115

Hi All, really new to the forum but my interest arises from my friends father F/Sgt Alan Thompson who was the Bomb Aimer on LK115 when it was shot down over Arnhem 21st Sept 1944. A couple of questions if anyone can help with: I have traced some of Alan's time as a POW to Stalag 3A just south or Ber...
by GK38
Sat Nov 05, 2016 5:46 pm
Forum: General Section
Topic: Bomb switch panel LK-115 Arnhem 1944
Replies: 7
Views: 2239

Re: Bomb switch panel LK-115 Arnhem 1944

Thank you John,

Apologies for the late response. Anything anyone can find would be really appreciated.

Gus
by GK38
Fri Aug 19, 2016 6:22 pm
Forum: General Section
Topic: Bomb switch panel LK-115 Arnhem 1944
Replies: 7
Views: 2239

Re: Bomb switch panel LK-115 Arnhem 1944

Philip I have just joined this forum and found your post on this piece of LK115. A friend of mine is the daughter of F/Sgt Alan Thornton who was the BA when tie aircraft was lost. He grandson has just started a school project on WW2 and was going to write about his great grand father. Would it be po...