ARNHEM VICTIM

Flight Lt Douglas Buckie


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Rank : Flight Lieutenant (Pilot)
Regiment : Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
Unit : 2 Squadron
Date of Death : 22-12-1944
Age :
Grave : Plot 4. Row D. Grave 17.
Douglas Stuart Buckie went to the No 14. Service Flying Training School at Aylmer. He was awarded with a Mentioned in Despatches on 20 november 1942.

Flight Lt Douglas Buckie is buried in the Netherlands. The RAF Pilot died in an operation over Arnhem in December 1944 a few months after the Battle.

Grave of Flight Lt Douglas Buckie

At Gap Road cemetery in Wimbledon, London his grandmother paid for a memorial to be erected to commemorate him, so he must have had a connection with the area.

Memorial for Flt Lt Douglas Buckie

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