Thomas Eckford Girvan                      Updated:    11 MAY 2009


Airman:
 a107019.htm Surname: Girvan Init: T E Rank: Sgt Service: RAF Sqdn: 82

P_link: p018.htm Plane: BLE R3829 Operation: Attack DK Crash_site: Torpet Kær, Vadum

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

BLE R3829 tog del i angrebet på Aalborg, Fliegerhorst Aalborg West den 13. august 1940. Nedstyrtningsstedet er her. (Kilde: Ole Rønnest)

R 3829 styrtede ned (her) øst for Vadum. Moore og Girvan kom ikke fri af det brændende fly. Kun Squadron Leader Wardell overlevede stærkt forbrændt. Hermed var B-flighten udslettet. (Tekst fra Skudt ned over Danmark)

Sergeant (Wireless Operator / Air Gunner) Thomas Eckford Girvan, 19 år, var søn af William Johnston Girvan og Catherine Ormiston Eckford Girvan, Dagenham, Essex, United Kingdom. (Kilde: CWGC)

3 flyvere.


BLE R3829 took part in the attack on Aalborg airfield, Fliegerhorst Aalborg West, on 13 August, 1940. The crash site is here. (Source: Ole Rønnest)

R 3829 crashed (here). Moore and Girvan did not manage to get out of the burning aircraft. Only Squadron Leader Wardell survived, badly burnt. The entire B-flight had been eliminated. (Text from Shot down over Denmark)

Sergeant (Wireless Operator / Air Gunner) Thomas Eckford Girvan, 19, was the son of William Johnston Girvan and Catherine Ormiston Eckford Girvan, of Dagenham, Essex, United Kingdom. (Source: CWGC)

3 airmen.