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Surname THOMPSON   Initials W   First Name WALTER  
Decorations  
Rank Sergeant   Unit RAF   Service No. 1066764  
Age 20  Deceased 5/06/1942  Previous Squadron  
Comments 17/2/42 - J J BARR Crew formed on on Squadron  
Address Randalstown, Co. Antrim, Northern Ireland.  
Cemetery BERGEN GENERAL CEMETERYNoord-Holland, Netherlands  
Grave Location Plot 1. Row C. Grave 8.  
Additional Info Son of Mr J G Thompson and the late Mrs Thompson of Randalstown, Co. Antrim, Northern Ireland.  
War Graves Link 2619942  Grave Photo ** YES ** Cemetery Photo ** YES **
Award Date Citation / Reference Squadron
Source Date Comments
ORB  5/06/1942  failed to return SGT THOMSON Capt. 23rd Sortie 
ORB  24/04/1943  SGT THOMPSON (missing), Sgt CUTHBERT (missing) and W/O GREAVES DFC all appointed to commissioned rank