158 Squadron Association

"Strength in Unity"

Personnel Detail

SurnameFORD
Forename(s)ARTHUR GEORGE HENRY
Service Number921623
Rank
ServiceRoyal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
TradeFlight Engineer
FateKilled in action
Awards with 158 Squadron
Awards with another Squadron
Posted In1943-06-15
From Squadron1658 HCU
Comments

Sgt Ford'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 Ford and Sgt Floyd.

In unknown circumstances, Sgt Ford was killed and has no known grave.



He is remembered at the Runnymede Memorial

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

Crew Colleagues

921623 - FORD, ARTHUR GEORGE HENRY