STANKIEWICZ, STANISLAW

Birthdate
Birthplace
Lwów, Ukraine
Age
26
Service number
793182
Date of death
1941-08-16
Died
Belgium, Killed in action
Force
Regiment (Fallen buddies)
Polish Air Force
Plot 5 | Row AB | Grave 9
Military grave
Additional info

Assigned to the 305 (R.A.F.) Squadron, Polish Air Force.

The crew of Wellington W5463 SM-E was on a mission to Koln, Germany. The bomber belonged to the 305 Polish Air Force within the British Royal Air Force. It Took off 9:19 PM from Lindholme, UK. Above Belgium it was hit by German anti aircraft (FLAK). The bomber crashed into the Northern Sea. Wireless Operator Stankiewicz was temporary buried in Klemskerke, Belgium. Miondlikowski, Alfons is now buried in Oostende, Belgium. Płachta, Jan is now buried in Vlissingen, Netherlands. Majewski, Edward and is now buried at Bergen op Zoom, Netherlands. Przecławski, Stanislaw and Wardeński, Feliks Leon are lost at sea.