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William James WELSH. Michael PYE. John Fortune WILSON. Douglas BROWN

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All at rest in Plot 2B. Row 2. Grave 6. Imtarfa Military Cemetery, Malta.

William James WELSH, Leading Aircraftman 4091991, Royal Air Force, died, 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 2nd April 1934 from Falkirk. At rest in Plot 2B. Row 2 Grave 6. Imtarfa Military Cemetery, Malta.

Michael PYE, Leading Aircraftman 3513124, Royal Air 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 14th May 1934 in Worcester. Mother's maiden name Burton. At rest in Plot 2B. Row 2. Grave 6. Imtarfa Military Cemetery, Malta.

John Fortune WILSON Leading Aircraftman 4091342, 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 17th May 1934 at St Andrews, Scotland. At rest in Plot 2B Row 2 Grave 6. Imtarfa Military Cemetery, Malta.

Douglas BROWN, Leading Aircraftman 4122086, 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 29th April 1935, and Dundee. At rest in Plot 2B. Row 2. Grave 6. Imtarfa Military Cemetery, Malta.

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