|Rank and Honours:||Sergeant R/71617
‘Pilot’ on headstone
|Next of Kin/Parents:||Mr. Miles and Mrs. Rose MacDonell
|Date of Birth:||1918|
|Date of Death (& Place):||6 June 1941. RAF had an operational training unit at base ‘Usworth’. Casualties from this ‘station’ included 9 airmen from RCAF: probably training action death|
|Burial Information:||Hylton (castletown) Cemetery, Durham, United Kindom
Sec. D.; Row 1; Grave 725
|Further Personal Information||Note:
Spelling of family name on VAC form deceased had “upper case”. D. in family name
Father/ mother “lower case” d.
Our memorial uses “upper case” D.
Head stone uses ‘upper case’ all through
Roll of Honour:
War Memorial More/ Fisher Slype.
St. Michael’s College
War Memorial outside Chapel
St. Michael’s College School
|Details have been verified from the following sources:||
|See Also:||Commonwealth War Grave Commission|