The Last Flight of Halifax JB837
25/26th May 1943
Richard LEWIS

Richard Lewis

Rank Sergeant
Name Richard Lewis
Position Pilot
Nationality United Kingdom
Service Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
Unit 77 Squadron
Age 20
Service No. 925124
Grave Rheinberg War Cemetery, 4.D.5-20 (Collective Grave)

Richard was the son of David John Lewis and Louisa Mary Lewis of Farnborough, Hampshire. At the time of his death, his parents were living at 55 Turnbull Drive, Leicester. The Leicester Mercury reported him missing in action in 1943:

Richard Lewis Leicester Mercury