HAMILTON – John Leopold

1259434 -Sergeant – KIA 17/5-1943 – Runnymede Memorial, Surrey, UK

[Source: CG, CWGC]

Name: HAMILTON, JOHN LEOPOLD
Initials: J L
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Sergeant
Regiment/Service: Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
Unit Text: 16 O.T.U.
Date of Death: 17/05/1943
Service No: 1259434
Additional information: Son of Arthur Charles and Isabella Hamilton, of Browns Town, St. Ann”s Bay, Jamaica, British West Indies. Solicitor.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 152.
Memorial: RUNNYMEDE MEMORIAL

Whitley V – 10 OTU – anti sub patrol – serial Z9438 – shot down by Ju 88 over Biscay Bay. (See: Chorley’s Bomber Command Losses Vol. 7 page 221) 6 crew killed.

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