AviationHeritage.org - Working to document aviation heritage and history through the use of modern technologies
Wreck of B-24 'Milady', Northern Territory (Daniel Leahy, 2012)
Home | People | Aircraft | Historical Documents | Map of Sites | Legislation & Ethics | Contributors | Contact Us Facebook Twitter Instagram Sketchfab

CLAYTON, SYDNEY ERNEST

Service:Royal New Zealand Air Force
Service Number:426214
Rank:Flying Officer
Date of Birth:24 November 1913
Place of Birth:Darlington, England
Date of Death:5 June 1944 (Aged 30 years)
Units:No. 31 Squadron, RNZAF †

Timeline

5 June 1944Avenger NZ2518: Aircraft was shot down by anti-aircraft fire during a mission to Rabaul, crashing near Rapopo.

Burial Details

Cemetery:BOURAIL NEW ZEALAND WAR CEMETERY
Grave:Joint grave 8. 34-35.

External Links

Auckland Museum Online Cenotaph

Record updated on 4 January 2018.


OUR SPONSORS:

Find out how you can have your business or organisation logo shown here.

Website Designed and Built by Daniel Leahy, 2016-18.