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The Airmen's Stories - Sgt. J Ashworth

 

Jack Ashworth joined the RAF as an Aircrafthand in July 1938 and later re-mustered as an Airman u/t Air Gunner.

He was posted to 29 Squadron at Digby, as an Aircraftsman, in early April 1940.


By 1st June Ashworth had been promoted to Sergeant. He was still serving with 29 Squadron on 8th December 1940.

His subsequent service is currently undocumented until he was commissioned from Warrant Officer in September 1942. Ashworth was released from the RAF in 1946 as a Flight Lieutenant.

He died in February 1984.


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