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Levitt, Isadore Samuel

Date of birth:
October 10th, 1913
Date of death:
May 30th, 1943
Buried on:
Air Forces Memorial Runnymede
Nationality:
Canadian

Biography

Flight Sergeant Isadore Samuel Levitt served as Navigator with No. 429 Squadron. He failed to return form a bomb mission to Wuppertal, Germany on May 30th, 1943. as navigator on Vickers Wellington Mk X, HZ471 that had commenced just after 22:00 on May 29, 1943. The rest of the crew was as follows:
- Pilot, Flying Officer Bruce Andrew Richmond, J21221,
- Wireless Operator, Flight Sergeant Edward George Collman (RAF),
- Bomb Aimer, Flight Sergeant Robert Gordon Bailey (USA), R113936,
- Warrant Officer Class II William Sherron Anglin, R95701.

Isadore Samuel Levitt is being comemmorated at the Runnymede Memorial.

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Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Flight Sergeant
Unit:
No. 429 Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force
Awarded on:
August 8th, 1946
Details:
Awarded posthumously.
RCAF Operational Wings

Sources

  • Photo 1: Philip M. Green
  • Photo: Philip M. Green
  • - Canada at War
    - Letter of receiving Operational Wing

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