PERSONALIA
 
Name:  Aspey, Harold Edward (Service number: 525556/45094)
Date of birth: March 1916 (Hampshire, Great Britain)
Date of death:  February 27th, 1942
Buried on:  Commonwealth War Graves London Road Cemetery
Plot: M.  Grave: 349.
Nationality:  British
BIOGRAPHY: 
Harold Edward Aspey was the son to Archibald Aspey and Gertrude Aspey and was marreid to Beryl May Aspey.

Harold Aspey was Observer aboard the Handley Page Hampden Mk I, L 41788 when the plane, returning from a bomb attack on Kiel, towards the base North Luffenham, ran out of fuel ans crashed at Hexthorpe-Doncaster, Yorkshire.

Promotions:
?: Sergeant;
December 20th, 1940: Pilot Officer on probation (seniority December 11th, 1940);
August 11th, 1941: Flying Officer (war subs.);
December 20th, 1941: Flying Officer.

Career:
DEcember 20th, 1940: Royal Air Force;
?: Observer No. 144 Squadron.
     
MENTIONED IN DESPATCHES
 
     
OBSERVER BADGE
 
 
 
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Information source(s):   - The London Gazette of 14th January 1941, Issue 35042
- The London Gazette of 7th October 1941, Issue 35301
- The London Gazette of 12th March 1942, Issue 35483
- Air Force list (1931), Great Britain. Ministry of Defence, Volume May 1941, London : His Majesty's Stationery Office
- Commonwealth Wargraves Commission
- Unit Histories
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