In Memory Of

McCARTNEY, RAYMOND LESLIE

Service Details
Age:
20
Date of Birth:
-0001-11-30
Service No:
206715V
Rank:
Lieutenant
Unit:
24 Sqdn.
Regiment:
South African Air Force
Date of Death:
1943-03-20
Cause of Death:
Killed in action, shot down after air battle on Mareth Line (Tunisia), in Douglas Boston Mk III #HK918
Commemoration
Grave Reference:
Column 277.
Cemetery:
ALAMEIN MEMORIAL
Country:
Egypt
Additional Information
Son of John Bedford and Lily Mary McCartney, of Pietermaritzburg, Natal, South Africa. Commemoration stone in Pietermaritzburg (Commercial Road) Cemetery