Roll of Honour

Roll of Honour

Cruickshank, John

Rank: Flying Officer

Regiment: Royal Air Force

Biography: Son of Robert Cruickshank and Rachel Cruickshank (nee Matheson), Little Moss-side, Deskford, Banffshire ; born Deskford, 1921 ; educated at Fordyce Academy. In 1941 he graduated B.Sc. (Agr.) Immediately after graduation he volunteered for the Royal Air Force and was sent to Canada for training. On gaining his "Wings", he took part in flying operations and lost his life in June 1944.

Date of Death: 19 June 1944

Burial Details: Buried at Deskford Old Churchyard, Grave 193

Publication: Roll of Remembrance. Published 1952.

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