Cyril Marrison Howard     Photo: Knud Riis   Updated:  16 MAR 2013 

Airman: a014043.htm Surname: Howard Init: C M Rank: Sgt Service: RAF Sqdn: 78

P_link: p095.htm Plane: HAL W1016 Operation: Bomb G Crash_site: The North Sea

Crash_d: d100842 Buried_d: b150942 C_link: c014.htm At_Next: Esbjerg, A3. 9. 3

Kl. 00.07 den 10. august 1942 lettede HAL W1016 fra RAF Middleton St. George på et
bombetogt mod Osnabrück (her).
Flyet styrtede i Nordsøen. Ingen overlevende. (Kilde: MACR)

C. M. Howard blev fundet drevet in på Strandlen 15 (her) den 10. september 1942.
Han blev begravet i Esbjerg den 15. september 1942. (Kilde: AOD og FAF)

Sergeant (Flight Engineer) Cyril Marrison Howard gjorde tjeneste i Royal Air Force. (Kilde: CWGC)

1 flyver fra HAL W1016 blev begravet i Esbjerg, 1 i TYSKLAND og 1 i HOLLAND.
4 flyvere har ingen kendt grav. 7 flyvere.

At 00.07 hrs. on 10 August 1942 HAL W1016 took off from RAF Middleton St. George on
a bombing raid targeting Osnabrück (here).
It crashed in the North Sea. No survivors. (Source: MACR)

C. M. Howard was found washed ashore in Beach Area 15 (here) on 10 September 1942.
He was buried in Esbjerg on 15 September 1942. (Source: AOD and FAF)

Sergeant (Flight Engineer) Cyril Marrison Howard served in the Royal Air Force. (Source: CWGC)

1 airman from HAL W1016 was buried in Esbjerg, 1 in GERMANY, and 1 in HOLLAND.
4 airmen have no known grave.

Bomber Command No. 78 Squadron * No. 78 Squadron RAF *
This RAF - Handley Page Halifax took off from RAF Middleton St. George.

The Wartime Memories Project - RAF Middleton St. George 
The Wartime Memories Project - 78 Squadron.    7 airmen.