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Surname BEAVIS   Initials J   First Name JAMES  
Decorations  
Rank Squadron Leader   Unit RAF   Service No. 37566  
Age 28  Deceased 11/08/1942  Previous Squadron  
Comments 16/6/42 - S/L BEAVIS and crew reported on posting to Command 'B' Flight.  
Address East Horsley, Surrey  
Cemetery COUTISSE CHURCHYARD Andenne, Namur, Belgium  
Grave Location Coll. grave 1-6.  
Additional Info Son of Ernest Norman and Adelaide Mary Beavis, of East Horsley, Surrey; husband of Nicotine Yvonne Elizabeth Beavis.  
War Graves Link 4001720  Grave Photo ** YES ** Cemetery Photo ** YES **
Award Date Citation / Reference Squadron
Source Date Comments
ORB  16/06/1942  S/L BEAVIS and crew reported on posting to Command 'B' Flight. 
ORB  26/07/1942  S/Ldr BEAVIS shot up 
ORB  29/07/1942  S/Ldr BEAVIS in temporary command of Squadron. 
ORB  11/08/1942  All aircraft operated on MAINZ and three failed to return, all experienced and first class crews. S/Ldr BEAVIS and crew, P/O TAYLOR and crew, Sgt HARKER and crew.