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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