McDONALD – Alexander

Sub Lt (A) – Aircrew – HMS Grebe – KIA at 21 on 12 Febrary 1941

Educated QRC; possibly trained at Piarco HMS Goshawk; Killed on active service on 12 Feb 1942 while serving with RNAS “Dhakeila” Egypt. Died on a crash on Malta – Son of Alexander Taylor McDonald and Mabel McDonald; husband of Irene Rosemary McDonald, of St. Pancras, London.

[Source: CMHA]

One addition to “McDONALD – Alexander”

  1. Jerome Lee adds:

    Was on board HMS Cleopatra during air attack on arrival at Grand Harbour, Malta, Feb 11th.. Ship was hit by a 500kg bomb and MacDonald died of wounds on the 12th. Source:

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