Thomas Kem Dudley    Photo: Mogens Jeppesen     Updated:  05 JAN 2012
                                                                        
Airman:
 a113086.htm Surname: Dudley Init: T K Rank: F/Sgt Service: RAF Sqdn: 10

P_link: p257.htm Plane: HAL JD273 Operation: Bomb G Crash_site: Near Kliplev

Crash_d: d290144 Buried_d: b010944 C_link: c113.htm At_Next: Aabenraa, R 5-20

Den 29. januar 1944 styrtede HAL JD273 ned ved Kliplev (som er her). Hele besætningen omkom.

Mayes, O'Connor, Saxty, Twigge og Watters blev begravet i Aabenraa den 2. februar 1944.
Da man var klar over, at der måtte være flere dræbte besætningsmedlemmer, fortsatte CBU folk udgravningsarbejdet i foråret og sommeren.
Den 30. april 1944 blev liget af F/O Miles fundet. Han blev begravet den 3. maj 1944.
F/Sgt Dudley blev fundet sidst i august og begravet den 1. september 1944 i Aabenraa. (Kilde: FAF)

Flight Sergeant (Air Gunner) Thomas Kem Dudley, 22 år, var søn af John og Barbara Dudley; gift med
Agnes Nellie Ann Dudley, Fiskerton, Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom.
(Kilde: CWGC)
7 flyvere. 

On 29 January 1944 HAL JD273 crashed at Kliplev (which is here). All of the crew perished.

Mayes, O'Connor, Saxty, Twigge and Watters were buried in Aabenraa on 2 February 1944.
Knowing that there had to be more killed crew members the excavation work continued in the spring and summer of 1944. On 30 April 1944 the body of F/O Miles was found. He was buried on 3 May 1944.
F/Sgt Dudley was found in late August and buried in Aabenraa on 1 September 1944. (Source: FAF)

Flight Sergeant (Air Gunner) Thomas Kem Dudley, 22, was the son of John and Barbara Dudley; and the husband of Agnes Nellie Ann Dudley, of Fiskerton, Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom. (Source: CWGC)
Love is friendship´s choicest flower: Memories guard it, sun or shower. Ann

See RAF - Handley Page Halifax * Bomber Command No. 10 SquadronRAF 10 Squadron Association.
This Halifax took off from RAF Melbourne. Lost Bombers has this. 7 airmen.