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MacKAY, Lauchlan B

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rank: WO
status: kia
airforce: RCAF    (no: R76380 )
born: 1922-11-11 New Glasgow Canada

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Lauchlan Blair MacKay joined 92Squadron on 22nd January 1943

10-Oct 1943

WO I

MacKAY, LAUCHLAN BLAIR (R/76380) RCAF; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Spitfire VIII, JF567 'B' of No 92 Sqn, which was shot by return fire from the Do 217 it was attacking near Isole Termoli. He is commemorated on the Malta Memorial.


This pilot flew Spitfire fighter aircraft for the RCAF / RAF (60% of all RCAF personnel served in RAF units at some point) in WWII, this record has come from the database of Mr. Halliday, a Canadian military historian.

This Pilot's entry: cause of death was kia, burial location Malta Memorial, the Commonwealth War Graves Commission (www.cwgc.org) may have more information on family.

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RCAF 92
RAF 92 Squadron 1943-01-22

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