Ivan Arnold Weir                                Updated:  02 JAN 2012

Airman: a096046.htm Surname: Weir Init: I A Rank: P/O Service: RCAF Sqdn: 102

P_link: p304.htm Plane: HAL HX151 Operation: Minelaying Crash_site: Sea E of Omø

Crash_d: d240444 Buried_d: b111111 C_link: c096.htm At_Next: Svinø

"114 RAF bombefly foretog denne nat mineringer i Østersøen, og 4 Halifaxes og 1 Stirling gik tabt.
HX151 blev skudt ned øst for Omø." (FT 88-40-26) Omkring her. Hele besætningen omkom.

Pilot Officer (Air Bomber) Ivan Arnold Weir, 22 år, var søn af John Stevenson Weir og Mary Caldwell Weir, Belmont, Manitoba, Canada. (Kilde: CWGC)

Fra HAL HX151 er 1 flyver begravet på Omø, 3 i Svinø og 3 har ingen kendt grav.

7 flyvere. 

"114 RAF bombers that night carried out minelaying operations in the Baltic Sea, and 4 Halifaxes and
1 Stirling were lost. HX151 was shot down east of Omø."
(FT 88-40-26) About here. All of the crew perished.

Pilot Officer (Air Bomber) Ivan Arnold Weir, 22, was the son of John Stevenson Weir and
Mary Caldwell Weir, of Belmont, Manitoba, Canada. (Source: CWGC)

"God called him in out of the night" Remembered by Mother, Dad, Jean and Ruth

1 airman from HAL HX151  is buried on Omø, 3 are buried in Svinø and 3 have no known grave.

See RAF - Handley Page Halifax and Bomber Command No. 102 Squadron and
Wikipedia: No. 102 Squadron. This Halifax took off from RAF Pocklington. See Pocklington History.
Lost Bombers has this.
7 airmen.