Mehuys Robert C. J. (RAF n° 1424826)
Croix des Evadés, ...
(André Bar Collection)

Born at Waregem on 7 October 1915. Air Gunner with the Aéronautique Militaire before War. Evaded from Belgium on 1st March 1941, arrested in Spain, liberated and arrived in Great Britain on 8 November 1941. Enlisted in the Belgian Section of the RAF on 12 February 1942. Started training and was send to: 17 ITW (15 March 1942), 6 EFTS (17 June 1942), 2 ACDC (9 July 1942), 31 EFTS (26 September 1942), 34 SFTS ( 1st January 1943), PDC - Ottawa (16 April 1943), 7 PDC (24 May 1943), 5 (P)AFU (15 June 1943), 61 OTU (2 August 1943). From 3 October 1943 on till 10 December 1943, Mehuys was taken into several Hospitals. Went to 2 ACDC (31 December 1943) before returning to 61 OTU on 16 March 1944. Next moves saw him going to 2 TTU (12 May 1944) and RAF Station NOFD (6 June 1944) before his posting to 350 Sqn (12 June 1944). Taken into 14 RAF Hospital on 15 March 1945. Died on 1st January 1978 at Auderghem.

 
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