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Jan Dominik
Walentowicz



Updated: 2014-07-18,
Official Number
793924

Rank
polski: sierż.pil./307 DMN; 304 DM/
brytyjski: W/O

Date of birth
1920-08-04

Date of death
2011-07-21

Cemetery
Grave
Photo of grave

Country
Wielka Brytania

Period
The post war period

Source
"Polskie Siły Powietrzne..." T.J. i Anna Krzystek
Informacja i zdj.: 304squadron.blogspot.com/ , www.theguardian.com/theguardian/2011/oct/27/jan-walentowicz-obituary?INTCMP=SRCH
Zdj. grobu M. Mrożek via W. Grudniak

Walentowicz Dominik (tylko to imię występuje w akcie urodzenia) urodził się w m. Dojlidy (obecnie w granicach adm. Białegostoku) w rodzinie Jana i Apolonii Walentowiczów (W. Grudniak).
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  • 2015-03-06 Neville Bougourd
    He remained in the Royal Air Force and served with distinction during the Malaya Emergency. Having rescued the crew of a downed Auster reconnaissance aircraft under very difficult conditions he was awarded a Mention in Despatches.    
        
    He later served at RAF Khormaksar in Aden during the crisis there then returned to England as the RAF's oldest pilot aged 47 on Search and Rescue helicopters, gaining distinction by rescuing the pilot of an English Electric Lightning jet that crashed into the North Sea. He retired in 1969.
 
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