Robert Dansky

Flight Sergeant, 57 Squadron
Service number 1827224
Died 20 Feb 1946
Buried Glasgow (Glenduffhill) Jewish Cemetery
Age 20

Headstone Inscription
‘OUR BELOVED SON AND BROTHER WHOM WE WILL NEVER FORGET’


Robert was born in 1925 in Glasgow, the son of Abraham and Rebecca nee Hodes. Robert was the middle child of eight children.

Robert was killed in aircraft Avro Lincoln RF385 during a violent thunderstorm. The crew lost control and the aircraft crashed at Queenborough near Leicester on 20 February 1946.

All the crew were killed.
F/Sgt Robert Dansky, 1827224
Air Bomber, Sydney Bond Grant, 1567881, buried Ardrossan Cemetery, Ayrshire.
Pilot, Michael Geoffrey Horton, 150654, buried Oxford (Botley) Cemetery, Oxfordshire.
Nav, Evan Donald Rees, 185845, buried Merthyr Tydfil Cemetery, Brecknockshire.
W/Op Russell Mouatt Reeve, 1876156, buried Rugby (Whinfield ) Cemetery, Warwickshire.
W/Op/A/G, George Arnold Wells, 1522610, buried York Cemetery, Yorkshire.
W/O, Arthur John Alfred York, 1514962, buried Irchester Cemetery, Northamptonshire.