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Surname LEIGH   Initials R B   First Name RICHARD BASIL  
Decorations DFC  
Rank Flight Leutenant   Unit RAF   Service No. 159654  
Age Unknown  Deceased   Previous Squadron  
Comments Died in 2005 and was buried with his regular crew ND577. He missed their last op for some reason.  
Grave Location  
Additional Info  
War Graves Link 6677889  Grave Photo ** YES ** Cemetery Photo NO
Award Date Citation / Reference Squadron
DFC  30/05/1944  Pilot Officer Richard Basil LEIGH (159654), Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve, No. 156 Squadron.  156 
Source Date Comments
LG 36542  30/05/1944  DFC Notification 
ORB  1/06/1944  F/L R.B. Leigh (Nav) awarded D.F.C.