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754377   Flight Sergeant Thomas Colqhoun Edmonds Berkeley
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Dated added: 30/12/2015   Last updated: 30/12/2015
Personal Details
Regiment/Service: 85 Squadron, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve (British Air Force)
Date Of Birth: 02/10/1916
Died: 14/06/1941 (Killed in Action)
Age: 24
Summary      
Thomas C.E. Berkeley was the second son of James Lowry Berkeley and Eleanor Berkeley of Poplar Hill, Tullyhogue, Cookstown,. Thomas Berkeley worked at Gallagher’ Tobacco Factory in York Street, Belfast and served as a pre-war member of the RAF Reserve. He joined the R.A.F in 1940 and piloted a Hurricane during the Battle of Britain. During a night operation on 14th June 1941 Flight Sergeant Berkeley was flying a Boston Havoc against German intruders. The Havoc crashed killing both of the crew.
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Cemetery Details
Cemetery: Runnymede Memorial
  Runnymede, Surrey
Grave Ref: Panel 35
CWGC Casualty 1529708
Summary      
This Memorial overlooks the River Thames on Cooper's Hill at Englefield Green between Windsor and Egham on the A308, 4 miles from Windsor.
Local Memorial Details

No Memorial Name Townland
1 Cookstown Cenotaph World War II Cookstown
2 Molesworth St Presbyterian Church WWII Cookstown