White, Albert Cartledge

    Date of death:
    June 16th, 1947
    Buried on:
    Commonwealth War Graves Broadway Cemetery
    Plot: R. Grave: 100.
    Service number:
    46313
    Nationality:
    British (1801-present, Kingdom)

    Biography

    Flight Lieutenant White was sadly killed in a flying accident on 16th June 1947 near RAF Pershore in Worcestershire, when his Mosquito crashed at a small place called Hill during a training and re-familiarisation flight with Sqd/Ldr (W/Cdr) R.M.Trousdale, DFC & Bar of the RNZAF.

    Promotions:
    ? Sergeant
    16 July, 1941: Pilot Officer on Probation
    16 July, 1942: Flying Officer (war sub)
    16 July, 1943: Flight Lieutenant (war sub)

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    Period:
    Second World War (1939-1945)
    Rank:
    Flight Lieutenant
    Unit:
    No. 142 Squadron, Royal Air Force
    Awarded on:
    May 22nd, 1945
    Distinguished Flying Cross (DFC)

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