South African Air Force Lieutenant Joined age 18 1940 Service number: 206008V
Africa Deployed: Egypt 15th Squadron Air Gunner/ Navigator European Deployed: Foggia Italy 34th Squadron (Heavy Bomber) (Air Gunner/Navigator on final flight) Lt = Pilot but might not have formally flown as a pilot Formed part of No.2 Wing with 31 Squadron
Liberator B-24 J Mk VI#EW167B Last op: Pardubice Oil Refinery Czechoslovakia, after bombing aircraft reported missing presumed shot down. 6 dead 4 SAAF 2 RAF
Lt Nigel Cooney 206008V age 22 A/G Nav  Lt KA Patton 104017V 1st Pilot  Lt TR van Graan 238146V age 28 Obs  Lt FA van Rensburg 206272V age 26 2nd Pilot  WOII DG Emslie 58134V age 19 A/G  Sgt AR (Jock) Pattillo 611796 age 25 A/G  Sgt LB Kelsey 524274 age 28 A/B 
Buried in unmarked grave Austria (Leithaberge) Their mass grave was only discovered in 1947 and only Lt Patton and WO Emslie could be properly identified.
Union Defense Force Military Records Death Notice Death Certificate Copy from SANDF documents belong to Brenda Huber (Ansell-286)
Commonwealth War Graves Commission 
SAAF 1920 - present Bottom of page No new information
On 31 Squadron, but provides interesting look into Foggia as a camp.
SAAFA Roll of Honour pg 29 
Exert from: FLYING SPIRIT The Official National Newsletter of the SAAF Association, March 2014 - pg 3 
Flight Global Archive Casualty Communique No. 447 Of the name;* in this list, 75 are second entries giving later information of casualties published in earlier lists
Liberator Bomber Group Photo: 34 & 31 Squadrons, SAAF - WW11 Facebook group 
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