SIS Christophersen, Sigfred Johannes

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  • SURNAME
Christophersen
  • FORENAME
Sigfred Johannes
  • UNIT
former A 2 Section SIS
  • RANK
Pilot Officer
  • NUMBER
151948
  • DATE OF DEATH
10th August 1943
  • AGE
29
  • GRAVESITE
Grantham Cemetery,Lincolnshire,England Sec. 19 Row D Grave 17
  • ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
born 11.7.1914 Denmark
son of Johannes Ruder and Ane Katharine (nee Paaskesen) Christophersen
husband of Mary Anita Blackford (nee Wood) Christophersen,Pinkney's Green,Berkshire (married 2.6.1943 St Albans)
Danish Royal Guards November 1935
flying school,Vaerloese 1.4.1937-10.9.1938 (thrown out)
gardener,Germany
pilot,Finnish Air Force 1940
arrived England 25.4.1941
A 2 (Danish-Dutch) Section SIS 1941
w/t operator
parachuted into Denmark 11.9.1941
returned to UK
R.A.F.V.R. pilot
12 (Pilot) Advance Flying Unit,Grantham,Lincolnshire
night training flight
Blenheim I K7050
crashed 0136 hours near Bottersford,Lincolnshire
 
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