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Great Malvern Cemetery

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In loving memory of 

James John Taaffe

Sergeant Pilot R.A.F. V.R.

Died November 8th 1942

Aged 20 years

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Great Malvern Cemetery

Worcestershire

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James John

Taaffe

1922

Malvern, Worcestershire

8th November 1942

On board Lancaster bomber R5916 that had been on a successful bombing raid to Genoa, Italy when it crashed with another Lancaster W2645 on approach to landing at 2 am at their base RAF Waddington - all crews killed

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Great Malvern Cemetery, Malvern, Worcestershire

Second World War

Sergeant (Pilot)

9 Squadron Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve

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