F/Sgt. Emery Kenneth Edwards RCAF, tail gunner with F/Sgt C. Magnusson crew of 428 Squadron, died on May 21/22, 1943 when Wellington X HE-899 coded NA-B went down in the North Sea west of Texel while on return from a mining operation. F/Sgt Edwards was 20 years old.
Also lost was F/Sgt C. Magnusson RCAF, Pilot; F/Sgt W. Sutton RCAF, Navigator; F/Sgt P. Brand RCAF, Bomb aimer; F/Sgt R. Hagan RCAF, Wireless Op.
Photo graciously supplied by Joan Edwards, sister-in-law of F/Sgt Edwards.