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Victor Alexander Cazalet MC

Surname

Christian Names

Service Number

Rank

Regiment

Cazalet MC Victor Alexander   Colonel Liaison Officer to the Polish Government, late Royal Artillery

Born

Age

Enlisted at

Address

       

Date of Death

Where killed

Cause of Death

04/07/1943 Gibraltar Aircraft crash

Cemetery

Plot

Country

Gibraltar (North Front) Cemetery Plot 1. Row A. Grave 5 Gibraltar

Next of Kin

Next of kin address

Town

William M. Cazalet, and Maud Lucia Heron Cazalet Cooden Bexhill-on-Sea

Notes

Son of William M. Cazalet, and of Maud Lucia Heron Cazalet (nee Maxwell), of Cooden, Bexhill-on-Sea, Sussex. Also served in the 1914-18 War. M.P. for Chippenham from 1924. Amateur Squash Champion, 1925, 1927, 1929, 1930. Oxford Blue for Tennis, Lawn Tennis and Racquets.

He was killed in 1943 when his plane from Gibraltar to Britain crashed seconds after take off. The C-87 Liberator Express flight AL523 was also carrying the Polish General Władysław Sikorski; Sikorski and, apart from the pilot Eduard Prchal, 16 other people were killed.

Last updated - 08/11/2010

 

 


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