Private Richard Sherwood

ALIAS

Died: Thursday 6 April 1916 (aged 23)

Connected records

Record:
SHERWOOD, RICHARD
Additional information:
See "WOOD," the true family name.
Cemetery:
RENINGHELST NEW MILITARY CEMETERY
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Country:
Belgium

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Beaufighter Versus Messerschmitts

British officer served as pilot with 236 Sqdn, No 18 Group, Coastal Command, RAF account of encounter between his Bristol Beaufighter and Messerschmitt Me 109s over North Sea, 13/8/1942
REEL 1 Account of encounter between his Bristol Beaufighter and Messerschmitt Me 109s over North Sea, 8/1942: encounter with three Messerschmitt Me 109s; edging westwards; role of his observer; avoiding attacks by Messerschmitts Me 109s; Messeschmitt Me 109's failure to pull out of dive. …

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Name recorded:
Sherwood, Richard
Memorial:
Brightside And Carbrook Co Operative Society WW1 (WMR 51016)
Location:
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Sherwood, Richard
Memorial:
Brightside & Carbrook Co Operative Society -WW1 and WW2 -Obelisk. (WMR 69007)
Location:
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Sherwood, Richard
Memorial:
St Andrews Church WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 15679)
Location:
Litherland, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Sherwood, R
Memorial:
Kirkbymoorside Roll Of Honour (WMR 30624)
Location:
Kirkbymoorside, North Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Sherwood, R
Memorial:
Starbeck (WMR 47294)
Location:
Starbeck, North Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Sherwood, R
Memorial:
Heeley Parish WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 27901)
Location:
Heeley, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Sherwood, R
Memorial:
St Cyprian With Christ Church (WMR 15475)
Location:
Edge Hill, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Sherwood, R
Memorial:
Litherland (WMR 2346)
Location:
Litherland, Merseyside

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Name:
Captain G D Sherwood
Context:
departed_leave
Date:
6 Apr 1916
Diary:
2 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: 5 Field Ambulance. (page 254)