John Frederick Horsham                                                                   Updated:  06 AUG 2012

Airman: e777422.htm Surname: Horsham Init: J F Rank: Sgt Service: RAF Sqdn: 18

P_link: p027.htm Plane: BLE T1829 Operation: Anti ship Crash_site: Off Westerland, Sylt

Crash_d: d110441 Buried_d: e777 C_link: e777.htm At_Next: NO KNOWN

Den 11. april 1941 styrtede BLE T1829 i Nordsøen ved øen Sild (måske omkring her). Hele besætningen omkom.

Sergeant John Frederick Horsham, 21 år, var gift med Edna Horsham, Northampton, United Kingdom.
Hans navn er på Panel 45 på the Runnymede Memorial blandt mere end 20.000 navne på flyvere, der ikke har en kendt grav. (Kilde: CWGC)

Flyets pilot H. P. G. Jones blev fundet den 8. august 1941 i Jens Dahls strandlen, Sdr. Nissum sogn (omkring her).
Han blev begravet i Sdr. Nissum den 12. august 1941 ved sognepræst Jensen, Staby.

De 2 andre flyvere forsvandt i havet. (Kilde: FAF) 3 flyvere.

On 11 April 1941 BLE T1829 crashed into the North Sea off the island of Sylt (maybe about here). All of the crew perished.

Sergeant John Frederick Horsham, 21, was the husband of Edna Horsham, of Northampton, United Kingdom.
He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial, Panel 45, among more than 20,000 airmen who have no known grave. (Source: CWGC)

On 8 August 1941 Pilot H. P. G. Jones was found washed ashore in Jens Dahl's beach area in the parish of Sønder Nissum (about here).
On 12 August 1941 he was buried in Sønder Nissum. Vicar Jensen of Staby officiated at the graveside ceremony.

The 2 other airmen disappeared into the sea. (Source: FAF)

This Blenheim took off from RAF Oulton. See Bomber Command No. 18 Squadron. See also RAF Oulton Museum.

3 airmen. Lost Bombers has this.