Date of death
MARAS Jan Kazimierz
11.2.1917 Düsseldorf, Germany
23.7.1941 St. Omer, France
Pihen-lès-Guînes, Communal Cemetery, France
British Plot, Row B, Grave 2
Supermarine Spitfire IIB P8461, code UZ-R piloted by
por. pil. Maras Jan Kazimierz was shot down by enemy fighter
over France near St. Omer.
ORB - Northolt
12 aircraft went on a "Circus" operation, from which P/O. J. MARAS
and F/O. J. KOSMOWSKI failed to return.
F/Lt. W. NOWAK had to bale out over the Channel and was rescued
and later admitted to E.M.S. Hospital, Dover. F/O. J. SLONSKI and
Sgt. FRANCZAK each destroyed 1 Me. 109.
[His name is mentioned on the Polish Air Force memorial at Northolt, U.K.]
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