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Current record for: John Harris Rodgers
Deceased Folder  Deceased Folder
Name John Harris Rodgers
Born in Not Known
Resident of Not Known
Died 23/09/1943
Age 31

Cause of Death Not Known

Cemetery or memorial Rheinberg War Cemetery, Germany
Grave or panel reference 18. A. 8.

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World War 2
Strategic bombing campaign - loss of aircraft over Germany 1943
Loss of Lancaster III (Reg. ED883 HW-V)

Relative(s)      Relative(s)
  • Michael Rodgers, Father
  • Isabella Rodgers, Mother
  • Camille Rodgers, Wife
Military Information Military Information

Rank Sergeant
Service Number 960866
Unit 100 Squadron
Regiment Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
Service Air (RAF Bomber Command)
Enlisted in Not Known