Neil MacLeod           Photo: Knud Riis        Updated: 13 MAY 2019
 a014100.htm Surname: MacLeod Init: N Rank: Sgt Service: RAF Sqdn: 149

P_link: p146.htm Plane: STI R9327 Operation: Bomb G Crash_site: Obbekær E of Ribe

Crash_d: d040443 Buried_d: b090443 C_link: c014.htm At_Next: Esbjerg, A3. 7. 11

Den 4. april 1943 styrtede STI R9327 ned ved Ribe på et bombetogt til Kiel. Alle om bord blev dræbt.
Alle 7 flyvere blev begravet i Esbjerg den 9. april 1943. (Kilde: FAF)

Styrtet var omkring her. Se
monument ca. 250 m fra nedstyrtningsstedet.

Sergeant (Flight Engineer) Neil MacLeod, 25 år, var søn af Mr. og Mrs. John MacLeod, Lochmaddy,
North Uist, Ydre Hebrider, United Kingdom.
(Kilde: CWGC)

7 flyvere.

 On 4 April 1943 STI R9327 crashed near Ribe on a bombing raid on Kiel. All on board were killed.
All 7 airmen were buried in Esbjerg on 9 April 1943.(Source: FAF)

The crash was about here. See
monument about 250 m from the crash site.

Sergeant (Flight Engineer) Neil MacLeod, 25, was the son of Mr. and Mrs. John MacLeod, of
Lochmaddy, North Uist, Outer Hebrides, United Kingdom. (Source: CWGC)
"Gus am bris an la, agus an teich na sgailean" Dain sholaimh II.17
(UNTIL DAY BREAKS AND THE SHADOWS FLEE - in Scottish Gaelic, a quote from
The Book of Proverbs in the Bible. Thanks to Rob Hudson for the translation. See Song of Solomon 2:17.)

See No. 149 Squadron RAF - Wikipedia * Stirling
Stirling I R9327 OJ-M took off from RAF Lakenheath at 20.39 hrs on 04 APR 1943.
Aircrew Remembered has this.)

7 airmen.