A Poppy
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Memorials & Monuments
on the Isle of Wight
- Biography -
- Derrick John Monk -


Derrick John Monk, son of Phillip and Ivy Archer Monk, of Ryde

Sgt 922739 Derrick John Monk, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve

CWGC record ...

Further information

Name appears on the following memorials :

Ryde War Memorial

Date of Death :Died 11th June 1942 Aged 21
Where buried or commemorated :Air Forces Memorial Runnymede Panel 89
Aircraft :Avro Lancaster Mk.I R5636 OL-K of 83 Sqn.
:F/O W K Williams, Royal Australian Air Force CWGC record ...
:P/O P S Mackay CWGC record ...
:Sgt D N O'Day CWGC record ...
:Sgt D J Monk CWGC record ...
:Sgt T H Clarke, Royal Canadian Air Force CWGC record ...
:Sgt H M Spence, Royal Australian Air Force CWGC record ...
:Sgt J W Melhuish CWGC record ...

The aircraft took off from RAF Scampton at 22.14 hrs on a "gardening" operation, but was lost without trace.

Information provided by John Bloodworth

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