Robert Eugene Niles

Born:1924 In:  La Ross Sask.
Died:June 17 1944 (at age ‎~20‏)In:  Holland, Nederlands


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Immediate family

Robert Baptise Niles
His father
Christina Niles (born Olson)
His mother
Margret Isabelle Sheperd (born Niles)
His sister
John Edward Niles
His brother
Patrick Lawerance Niles
His brother

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Date: Mar 8 2015
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Pilot Officer Robert Eugene J89922/Ri78949 age 19 Bomb Aimer 426 Thunderbird Squardon based at Linton on Ouse Yorkshire England .Killed in action on the night of July 1944 returning from a raid on Sterade Germany . His aircraft ,a Halifax mk. 111[LK879]OW-L was shot down by a nightfighter and crashed into the sea. He is buried in Pietersbierum Protestant Cemetary ,Friesland ,Holland The entire crew was posted as persumed dead.
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