Flight Sergeant (Navigator (Bomber))WHITAKER, RICHARD FREDERICK

Service Number 1384532

Died 05/05/1943

Aged 35

149 Sqdn.
Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve

Son of Harry and Annie Sophia Whitaker; husband of Violet Maude Whitaker, of Abbey Wood, Kent.

Inscription

HE INSPIRED IN THOSE HE LEFT BEHIND, COURAGE TO FACE THE FUTURE

Buried at WYMBRITSERADEEL (IJPECOLSGA) GENERAL CEMETERY

Location: Friesland, Netherlands
Number of casualties: 10

Cemetery/memorial reference: Row E. Grave 15.


Cemetery details

CWGC Archives

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DISCLAIMER:
This collection of documents was assembled by the Commonwealth War Graves Commission and its predecessors as part of the processes involved in the commemoration of individuals. As a result, they contain many corrections and alterations which reflect their use as working documents. For further information concerning the history of the collection, please see our About Our Records page.
Please be advised that some of the documents, especially the burial returns and exhumation reports, may contain information which some people may find distressing. The original archive records and their digital copies remain the property of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission, but are available for re-use for private and non-commercial purposes.