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Stuart Henderson BUTCHART. John James McKAY. Mervyn John NURSE. Alexander Murray BARBOUR

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All at rest in Plot 2B. Row 2. Grave 7. Imtarfa Military Cemetery, Malta.

Stuart Henderson BUTCHART. Leading Aircraftman, 4081381, Royal Air Force Police, aged 22 years. On Saturday, 18th February 1956, a four engined Avro York aircraft, G-ANSY, belonging to Scottish Airlines crashed near Zurrieq. It had been chartered by the Royal Air Force and was being used to carry troops from Suez in Egypt, to the U.K., with a stop-over in Malta. Born. 5th August 1933 at Hilton, Inverness. At rest in Plot 2B. Row 2. Grave 7. Imtarfa Military Cemetery, Malta.

John James McKAY, Corporal, 1923587, Royal Air Force, aged 21 years. On Saturday, 18th February 1956, a four engined Avro York aircraft, G-ANSY, belonging to Scottish Airlines crashed near Zurrieq. It had been chartered by the Royal Air Force and was being used to carry troops from Suez in Egypt, to the U.K., with a stop-over in Malta. Born on the 5th March 1934, at Perth Scotland.
At rest in Plot 2B. Row 2. Grave 7. Imtarfa Military Cemetery, Malta.

Mervyn John NURSE, Leading Aircraft man, 4122093, Royal Air Force, aged 20 years. On Saturday, 18th February 1956, a four engined Avro York aircraft, G-ANSY, belonging to Scottish Airlines crashed near Zurrieq. It had been chartered by the Royal Air Force and was being used to carry troops from Suez in Egypt, to the U.K., with a stop-over in Malta. Born on the 23rd July 1935 at Runmey, Cardiff, South Wales. Son of Clifford and Alice Georgina nee Wheeler. At rest in Plot 2B. Row 2. Grave 7. Imtarfa Military Cemetery, Malta.

Alexander Murray BARBOUR, Leading Aircraftsman, 4014297, Royal Air Force Police , aged 33 years. On Saturday, 18th February 1956, a four engined Avro York aircraft, G-ANSY, belonging to Scottish Airlines crashed near Zurrieq. It had been chartered by the Royal Air Force and was being used to carry troops from Suez in Egypt, to the U.K., with a stop-over in Malta. Born on the 4th April 1922 at Glasgow. At rest in Plot 2B. Row 2. Grave 7. Imtarfa Military Cemetery, Malta.

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