Regiment : Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
Service number : 1621359
Conflict : WW2
Date of death : 25th November 1943 aged 21
Buried : Leeds (Hunslet New) Cemetery, Yorkshire, England, Section 3. New portion. Cons. Grave 126
Relatives : Son of William and Amelia Wheeldin, of Leeds; husband of Katherine May Wheeldin, of Leeds
Memorial : Abberley St Mary's Church Anson N9790 Aircraft Crash
Died when control of Anson N9790, on a Navigation Training Flight, was lost in a hail-storm, and icing caused it to fly into the ground at Abberley. The aircraft belonged to 6(O)AFU, based at Moreton Valence, Gloucestershire.