Charles Thomas Rielly  Photo: Mogens Jeppesen    Updated:  06 JAN 2012
                                                                         
Airman:
 a113148.htm Surname: Reilly Init: C T Rank: P/O Service: RCAF Sqdn: 424

P_link: p386.htm Plane: HAL NP947 Operation: Minelaying Crash_site: Flensborg Fjord

Crash_d: d120145 Buried_d: b200145 C_link: c113.htm At_Next: Aabenraa, R 5-2

Den 12. januar 1945 styrtede HAL NP947 i Flensborg Fjord omkring her, overblik her -
(Kilde: Svend Gram, se Øjenvidneberetning) under en minelægningsoperation.
Se Minelægningsområder.
 
6 flyvere omkom og 1 flyver blev krigsfange.

Pilot Officer (Wireless Operator / Air Gunner) Charles Thomas Rielly, 23 år, var søn af
Charles T. og Mary E. Rielly, Montreal, Provinsen Quebec, Canada.
(Kilde: CWGC)

3 flyvere fra HAL NP947 blev begravet i Aabenraa, 2 i Tyskland, 1 har ingen kendt grav og
1 mand blev krigsfange og
ført til Tyske krigsfangelejre. 7 flyvere.

On 12 January 1945 HAL NP947 crashed into the Flensborg Fjord about here, overview here
(Source: Svend Gram) on a minelaying operation.
See Minelaying areas.
6 airmen perished and 1 airman became a prisoner of war.

Pilot Officer (Wireless Operator / Air Gunner) Charles Thomas Rielly, 23, was the son of
Charles T. and Mary E. Rielly, of Montreal, Province of Quebec, Canada. (Source: CWGC)
Without farewell you fell asleep leaving just memories for us to keep.  R. I. P.


3 airmen from
HAL NP947 were buried in Aabenraa, 2 in Germany, 1 has no known grave and
1 was captured and
taken to German POW-Camps.

See Bomber Command No. 424 Squadron RCAF * No. 424 Squadron of the RCAF.
RAF - Handley Page Halifax. This Halifax took off from RAF Skipton on Swale
7 airmen.