Broadstairs War Memorial WWI Casualty list:

Captain Kenneth Shelton Royal Flying Corps
5th Son of: Mr. & Mrs. T. Shelton of ‘Alleen’ Percy Road, Broadstairs, Kent
Commissioned: 17 yrs
Secondary Unit: 3rd Battalion, The Buffs
Posted to: Salonika 1916
Date transferred to R.F.C.: 1916
Unit: No.54 Squadron
Aircraft type: Sopwith Camel F.1.

Aircraft Serial Number: B5416
Base/Station: Flez
Date of death: 14th February, 1918
Cause of death: Injuries sustained in crash to trees due to low cloud and mist near Marchelepot
Burial location: Roye New British Cemetery
Grave Ref: III, A, 9

Research courtesy of John T Williams


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