Wars Last Goodbyes
Individual Record

Evesham Cemetery

Inscription

In

Loving memory of

Sergt C. R. Underhill

R.A.F.

Who died on active service

Over Germany

Decr 16th 1943 Aged 21 Years

Per Ardua Ad Astra


Gone but not forgotten

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Evesham Cemetery

Worcestershire

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Clifford Reginald

Underhill

1922

Evesham, Worcestershire

16th December 1943

Killed in action after crashing near the Dutch village of Wilsem flying in the Avro Lancaster JB543 out of RAF Oakington, Cambridgeshire with the rest of his crew of four others, They were shot down by a night fighter on a return flight from operations near Berlin.

21

Reichswald Forest War Cemetery, Germany

Second World War

Sergeant (Flight Engineer)

7 Squadron Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve

The telegram to his parents telling them of his loss was sent on his 21st Birthday. Clifford's comrades who also lost their lives in this action: Ronald Robert McMillan Royal Australian Air Force (20), Geoffrey Tyler Royal Australian Air Force (21), Alfred Arthur Tucker Royal Air Force (21), William Primrose Wilson Royal Air Force (Bob Wilson's brother) (20)

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