Corner FL

RAFVR.jpg

Dublin Core

Title

Corner FL

Subject

Sgt. FL Corner. RAFVR

Description

Sgt. Frank Leonard Corner.106 Sqn. RAFVR (ON 34-39) Killed in France 7 June 1944 (D-Day +1) age 21. Buried BAYEUX WAR CEMETERY Son of Capt. Leonard Leslie Corner, and Florence Edna Corner, of Whiston, Yorkshire. Corner was killed when the plane on which he was flight engineer crashed after being damaged by flak on a mission to bomb bridges near Caen.
Prior to joining the RAF, he was engaged in Agriculture under the Notts War Agriculture Committee, and was a keen and promising footballer, playing for the Old Nottinghamians RFC.

Creator

YG

Source

Nottingham High School Archives

Contributor

www.aircrewremembered.com