The Airmen's Stories - Sgt. S G Stuckey
Sydney George Stuckey, of Bristol, was born on 13th April 1915 and joined the RAF in May 1933 as an Aircrafthand. He later applied for pilot training and was selected.
He was serving with 73 Squadron in France from the outbreak of war.
Posted back to England on 12th May 1940, Stuckey joined 213 Squadron at Biggin Hill in June. On 12th August 1940 Stuckey failed to return from an action over the Channel in Hurricane P2802.
He was 26 and is remembered on the Runnymede Memorial, Panel 20.
Above image courtesy of Dean Sumner