Rolls of Honour – Casualty Details

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Flying Officer Eric John Cook

1939-1945 War: Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve

Died: 31 Aug 1943    Age: 21

Tower: Edmonton    Society: Middlesex County Association

CWGC Grave/Memorial: Runnymede Memorial -- Panel 123

CWGC data

  • Casualty Number: 1084853
  • Casualty Details: (Link by permission of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission)

Notes

    Initials written in Memorial Book as "E"

Biography

    Born 2nd quarter 1922. Son of Albert Cook and Elizabeth Alena Cook (nee Frisby) of 189 Hertford Road, Edmonton, Middlesex. He is shown under Edmonton in the Middlesex County Association reports for 1938 and 1939. He was aboard Avro Wellington BX LN397 which took off at 0043hrs on 31/08/1943 from RAF Kirmington, Lincolnshire, (now Humberside International Airport), but never returned, "lost without trace". Four other crew members also perished.

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