In Memory Of

ABBOTT, MAURICE ELDON

Service Details
Age:
29
Date of Birth:
-0001-11-30
Service No:
40167
Rank:
Squadron Leader
Unit:
148 Sqdn.
Regiment:
Royal Air Force (RAFO)
Date of Death:
1942-01-19
Cause of Death:
Killed in action, Wellington W5584, aircraft failed to return from an operational flight over Salamis, Greece
Commemoration
Grave Reference:
Column 247.
Cemetery:
ALAMEIN MEMORIAL
Country:
Egypt
Additional Information
Decorations:
D F C
Citations:
LG 4 November 1941 - "For gallantry and devotion to duty in the execution of air operations."
Son of Charles Eldon Abbott and Bertha Dorothy Abbott, of Pietermaritzburg, Natal, South Africa.