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Albert Wallace Kearsey, of Cheltenham, enlisted in Class F of the RAF Reserve as an Airman u/t Pilot sometime around 1935. Called up at the outbreak of war, he became a staff pilot at 10 BGS Warmwell.
Kearsey joined 152 Squadron at Warmwell in August 1940. He claimed a Me110 destroyed on 30th September and shared in the destruction of a Ju88 west of Shaftesbury on 14th November 1940.
Commissioned in January 1941, his subsequent service is currently unknown until he was released from the RAF in 1946 as a Flight Lieutenant. He rejoined the RAFVR in April 1948.
Kearsey died in 1993.
His brother Philip also served in the Battle but was lost off Malta in 1941.