Sergeant [Observer]

Thomas Walter Irving

Conflict: 
WW2
Additional Information: 

Son of Robert Irving and of Annie Irving (nee Thwaites), of Napier, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand.

References:
  • CWGC
NZ WAR GRAVES

Public Contributions:

Sgt Irving was a crew member of a Wellington Bomber returning to base at RAF Snaith on 15.1.42. The aircraft was well off-course and crashed in the Cheviot Hills in a blinding snowstorm. His grave is... Read More

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Casualty

Service Number: 
405378
Name:
Thomas Walter Irving
Rank: 
Sergeant
Additional Rank:
Observer
Date of Birth:
Not known
Date of Enlistment:
Not known
Armed Force: 
Air Force
Unit:
Royal New Zealand Air Force, 150 (RAF) Squadron

Casualty Details

Cause of Death:
Not known
Date of Death:
15 January 1942
Day of Death:
Thursday
Age at Death: 
23
Conflict: 
WW2

Embarkation Details

Text in italics supplied by Cenotaph Online, Auckland War Memorial Museum

Cemetery

Cemetery Reference: 
Sec. H. Grave 246.
Cemetery Location: 
United Kingdom
Thomas Walter Irving
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