Roll of Honour

Roll of Honour

Henderson, James William Sutherland

Rank: Flight Sergeant

Regiment: Royal Air Force

Biography: Son of James and Margaret Henderson (nee Sutherland), Station House, Brucklay, Aberdeenshire; born 30 November 1913; educated at Strichen Secondary School. In 1935 he graduated M.A., and taught for a time at Inverallochy School. In 1940 he joined the Royal Air Force and was trained as a Navigator. As a result of a flying accident he was in hospital for six months, and on a recovering took up duty again. He lost his life on active service in November 1943.

Date of Death: 3 November 1943

Burial Details: Buried at Old Deer Cemetery, Sec. 4. Row C. Grave 45

Publication: Roll of Remembrance. Published 1952.

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