Medal Group Casualty With Air Crew Europe Star 161 Special Operations Sqn Soe
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Medal Group Casualty With Air Crew Europe Star 161 Special Operations Sqn Soe:
All GUARANTEED GENUINE (Medals and box)
1939/45 Star, Air Crew Europe Star, War Medal
Unnamed as issued
Air Ministry Medal box of issue addressed to his widow -
Mrs K M Wright, 'Clevedon', 35 Elstree Road, Whitehall, Bristol, 5
1293291 Sergeant (Observer) Walter Ernest Ruskin Wright, 161 Squadron Royal Air Force was killed in action along with the rest of his aircraft's crew when his Whitley Mk V bomber crashed in the vicinity of Boulogne when on a Special Operations Executive (SOE) Flight either dropping / picking up Agents or delivering supplies. Aged 31 years Wright was the son of Stephen andLily Jane Wiight, husband of Kathleen Mary Wright, of Whitehall, Bristol, he now rests in the Boulogne Eastern Cemetery.
Addressed box of issue only, medal packets x 3