Battle of Britain London Monument – Sgt. S Gordon

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Stanley Gordon of Heaton, Yorkshire joined the RAF in October 1939. He volunteered for aircrew duties and remustered as an Airman u/t WOp/AG. After completing his training he joined 235 Squadron on 25th October 1940.

Gordon was killed on 28th May 1941 when Blenheim Mk IV V5453 LA-O of 235 Squadron was shot down off Texel, Frisian Islands, Holland by fighters.

The pilot, F/Sgt. HT Naughtin, and Sgt. R Oldroyd were also lost.

 

Above: Sgt. Naughtin (centre), the caption also names Sgt. Stanley Gordon but does not identify which one he is and does not name the others.

 

Above image courtesy of Paul Naughtin

 

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Above image courtesy of the family of Sgt. RR Stretch

 

Gordon is remembered on the Runnymede Memorial, panel 44.

 

 

 

Above image courtesy of Dean Sumner

 

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