158 Squadron Association

"Strength in Unity"

Personnel Detail

SurnameFLOYD
Forename(s)DENYS
Service Number1333213
Rank
ServiceRoyal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
TradeAir Bomber
FateKilled in action
Awards with 158 Squadron
Awards with another Squadron
Posted In1943-06-15
From Squadron1658 HCU
Comments

Sgt Floyd's aircraft (Halifax Mk II JD116 NP-A) was attacking Krefeld on the 21st/22nd June 1943 and were badly shot up by a night fighter.
Some of the crew baled out including Sgt Denys Floyd.

In unknown circumstances, Sgt Floyd was killed either in the parachute descent or on the ground.



Photographed by Dom Howard

He is buried in the Reichswald War Cemetery.

The Flight Engineer Sgt A G H Ford was also killed but never found and is remembered at Runnymede.

P/O D C Cameron, who was the captain, finished his tour with a new crew.

Crew Colleagues

1333213 - FLOYD, DENYS