Family Research – English, Scottish and Irish Genealogy

27/4/2012

‘I know where he is at last’: Brother, 84, attends funeral of ‘dashing’ WWII Spitfire pilot whose body was hidden in plane wreckage for 70 years

A Spitfire pilot whose body was found by chance in the wreckage of his crashed plane in a French field has finally been laid to rest 70 years later. Sergeant William Smith, 24, was buried with full military honours at an emotional service that was attended by his 84-year-old brother Bert. for more click here

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