Stanley Edgar Stevens  Photo: Mogens Jeppesen     Updated:  20 JAN 2012
                                                                            
Airman:
 a113027.htm Surname: Stevens Init: S E Rank: F/Sgt Service: RAF Sqdn: 218

P_link: p103.htm Plane: STI W7615 Operation: Minelaying Crash_site: Sea S of Ærø

Crash_d: d200842 Buried_d: b220842 C_link: c113.htm At_Next: Aabenraa, R 1-3

Den 20. august 1942 styrtede STI W7615 i havet (måske omkring her) i forbindelse med en minelægningsoperation til Kiel. Se Minelægningsområder.

S. E. Stevens blev fundet som lig i Vemmingbund (omkring her) den 21. september 1942.
Han blev begravet i Aabenraa den følgende dag. (Kilde: FAF)

Flight Sergeant (Observer) Stanley Edgar Stevens, 21 år, var søn af Edgar og May Stevens,
Portishead, Somerset, United Kingdom.
(Kilde: CWGC)

1 flyver fra STI W7615 blev begravet i Odense, 1 i Aabenraa og 1 i Kiel i Tyskland.
4 flyvere har ingen kendt grav. 7 flyvere.

On 20 August 1942 STI W7615 crashed into the sea (maybe about here) in connection with
a minelaying operation to Kiel. See
Minelaying areas.

On 21 September 1942 the body of S. E. Stevens was found in Vemmingbund (about here).
On the following day he was buried in Aabenraa. (Source: FAF)

Flight Sergeant (Observer) Stanley Edgar Stevens, 21, was the son of Edgar and May Stevens,
of Portishead, Somerset, United Kingdom. (Source: CWGC)

He died that we might live. Christ died that we all might have eternal life.

1 airman from STI W7615 was buried in Odense, 1 in Aabenraa and 1 in Kiel in Germany.
4 airmen have no known grave.
See Bomber Command No. 218 Squadron and 218 (Gold Coast) Squadron Association.
This Stirling took off from RAF Downham Market. 7 airmen.