Kenneth James Robotham                Updated:  21 SEP 2011

Airman:
 a019051.htm Surname: Robotham Init: K J Rank: Sgt Service: RAF Sqdn: 199

P_link: p246.htm Plane: STI EF154 Operation: Minelaying Crash_site: Near Hirsholmene

Crash_d: d011243 Buried_d: b081243 C_link: c019.htm At_Next: Frederikshavn, gr. 57

STI EF154 skulle kaste miner ved indsejlingen til havnen i Frederikshavn den 1. december 1943.
Flyet blev ramt af flak og styrtede ned i
målområdet mellem Frederikshavn og øerne Hirsholmene omkring her.
Kort efter nedstyrtningen blev ligene af 3 besætningsmedlemmer bjærget, og de blev begravet på Frederikshavn Kirkegård den 8. december 1943.

Sergeant (Air Gunner) Kenneth James Robotham var fra United Kingdom. (Kilde: CWGC)

4 besætningsmedlemmer har ingen kendt grav. (Kilde: FT 89-70-30)
 
7 flyvere. 

STI EF154 was to drop mines at the entrance to the harbour of Frederikshavn on 1 December 1943. The plane was hit by flak and crashed
in the drop zone between Frederikshavn and the islands Hirsholmene about here.
The bodies of 3 crew members were recovered shortly after the crash, and they were buried in Frederikshavn Cemetery on 8 December 1943.

Sergeant (Air Gunner) Kenneth James Robotham was from the United Kingdom. (Source: CWGC)

4 crew members have no known grave. (Source: FT 89-70-30)

See Bomber Command No. 199 Squadron. This Stirling took off from RAF Lakenheath.
See also the Stirling Aircraft Society. Lost Bombers has this.

7 airmen.