Battle of Britain London Monument – Sgt. A G Curley

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Albert George Curley of Bushey, Hertfordshire joined the RAFVR about May 1939 as an Airman u/t Aircrew. Called up on 1st September 1939, he completed his training as an Air Gunner and was serving with 141 Squadron in June 1940.

The squadron went south in July and Curley was in one of the nine Defiants attacked by Me109’s of III/JG51 off Dover on 19th July. His aircraft, L6995, was shot down into the Channel. The pilot, P/O RA Howley (from Newfoundland) and Curley were both reported lost.

Curley was 33 years old and is remembered on the Runnymede Memorial, panel 13.

 

 

Above image courtesy of Dean Sumner

 

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