Leslie Reginald Youngs                Updated:   11 MAY 2009

Airman: a107013.htm Surname: Youngs Init: L R Rank: Sgt Service: RAF Sqdn: 82

P_link: p014.htm Plane: BLE R1933 Operation: Attack DK Crash_site: Restrup Enge

Crash_d: d130840 Buried_d: b160840 C_link: c107.htm At_Next: Vadum

BLE R1933 tog del i angrebet på Aalborg, Fliegerhorst Aalborg West den 13. august 1940. Nedstyrtningsstedet er her. (Kilde: Ole Rønnest)

A-flightens seks fly slap gennem flakskytset og fik kastet deres bomber. Da B-flighten omtrent et minut senere fulgte efter, havde flakskytset skudt sig ind. Kl. 12.17 styrtede  T 1933 brændende ned (her) på Restrup Enge. Parfitt, Youngs and Neaverson were killed. (Tekst fra Skudt ned over Danmark)

Sergeant (Observer) Leslie Reginald Youngs, 21 år, var søn af George Byles Youngs og Bertha Louisa Youngs, Diss, Norfolk, United Kingdom. (Kilde: CWGC)

3 flyvere.


BLE R1933 took part in the attack on Aalborg airfield, Fliegerhorst Aalborg West, on 13 August, 1940. The crash site is here. (Source: Ole Rønnest)

The six aircraft of A-flight got through the flak and released their bombs. As B-flight followed about a minute later, the anti-aircraft fire had been adjusted. At 1217 hours T 1933 crashed in a tail of fire (here) at Restrup Enge. Parfitt, Youngs and Neaverson were killed. (Text from Shot down over Denmark)

Sergeant (Observer) Leslie Reginald Youngs, 21, was the son of George Byles Youngs and Bertha Louisa Youngs, of Diss, Norfolk, United Kingdom. (Source: CWGC)

3 airmen.