Dakota Mk III FZ655
Dakota III FZ655 of 437 RCAF ‘Husky’ Squadron was lost on the 24th October 1944
The aircraft crashed near St Pol-sur-Mer, a suburb of Dunkirk, during a cargo flight from Antwerp (B) to Blakehill.
Flying Nightingale LACW Margaret Campbell WAAF 2041818 was flying aboard, along with F/Sgt Douglas Otto SCHNEIDER, F/Sgt Sydney Alfred GUMBRELL and W/O II John Herman SOPER.
Mercifully the aircraft was carrying no returning wounded – all are buried in Calais Canadian War Cemetery.
Flying Nightingale LACW Margaret Campbell WAAF 2041818 - picture courtesy Kara Neave