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Radcliffe, W.G. - Rigger



Name
Age
Designation
Decorations
Birthplace
Remarks


Radcliffe, Walker George.
31
Rigger
Nil
Bedford, Beds

No previous flying experience. Joined crew R101 Oct 1929

He was a rigger and survived the initial crash but died in hospital at Beauvais from his injuries, aged thirty one. He was seen trying to pull a girder off his foot when he was engulfed in flames. He lost an eye in the immediate disaster and was facing an operation to amputate one or more limbs. He lived at 6 Foster Street, Bedford.

 


 

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