HEATLEY, Wilfred Pearson

Plane was a Wellington X 3357 which collided with trees and a house and crashed at Ingestre Park S.W of the RAF Nixon airfield.

Last Name
HEATLEY
Given Names
Wilfred Pearson
Service Number
436194
Date of Birth
13/09/1912
Birth Location
Belmore N.S.W
Enlistment Date
18/11/1942
Enlistment Location
Perth
1Wags Start Date
27/05/1943
Course Details
WAGS Course 38
Intake Date
29/04/1943
Finish Date
15/11/1943
To
3 BAGS
Kill Date or Discharge Date
16/10/1944 (Killed)
Discharge Unit
6 AFU
Rank
Flying Officer
Operations
Accidental UK
Date of Death
16/10/1944
Age
32
Cemetery / Memorial
Chester [Blacon] Cemetery U.K
Notes

Plane was a Wellington X 3357 which collided with trees and a house and crashed at Ingestre Park S.W of the RAF Nixon airfield.

Posting on Death
6 Advanced Flying Unit
NAA Status
NOT YET EXAMINED
1WAGS - HEATLEY Wilfred Pearson - Service Number 436194 (Grave_edited-1)

Acknowledgements

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