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1029884   Sergeant Henry James Graham
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Dated added: 30/12/2015   Last updated: 30/01/2020
Personal Details
Regiment/Service: 547 Squadron, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve (British Air Force)
Died: 18/08/1943 (Killed in Action)
Age: 21
Henry James Graham was the son of William John and Aletta Gertrude Graham. Henry was born in Cologne in Germany in 1922. On the 18th August 1943, a Wellington K of 547 Squadron was airborne at Davidstow Moor at 13:27hrs, on a Musketry patrol. It was later reported that the aircraft failed to return. The aircraft was shot down by Oblt Herman Horstmann, StKapt 13/KG 40. The crew of the Wellington included Sgt H.J. Graham, age 21.
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Cemetery Details
Cemetery: Runnymede Memorial
  Runnymede, Surrey, 
Grave Ref: Panel 151
CWGC Casualty 1798640
This Memorial overlooks the River Thames on Cooper's Hill at Englefield Green between Windsor and Egham on the A308, 4 miles from Windsor.
Local Memorial Details

No Memorial Name Townland
1 Dungannon War Memorial - WWII Dungannon
2 Castlecaulfield Church Of Ireland - WWII Roll of Honour Castlecaulfield
References and Links
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1 Aircrew remembered Details of the aircraft crew
2 Forum discussion Information on the Graham family
3 RAF Archives History of 547 Squadron
4 RAF Davidstown Moor Details of crash
5 Runnymede - panel 151 Top Photo of Sergeant Henry James Graham's inscription
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