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Devlin, J., W/O, 1944
In Anzegem Communal Cemetery, Belgium, is the Commonwealth War Grave of 627399 Warrant Officer John Devlin, serving with the Royal Air Force, who died 16/06/1944.

Simon Glancey has submitted the following:

W/O Devlin was killed when Avro Lancaster III JB445 MG-P of 7 Squadron, which was lost on a mission to Lens. The Lancaster crashed near Anzegem, with the loss of six of the seven crew - the pilot, who baled out and evaded capture.
Royal Air Force Bomber Command Losses of the Second World War: 1944; W.R. Chorley; 1997; Midland Counties Publications; ISBN 0 904597 91 1, page 282

He is remembered in Blyth on B42.23

The CWGC entry for Warrant Officer Devlin

If you know more about this person, please send the details to janet@newmp.org.uk