15.06.1941 No. 8. S.F.T.S. Master I N7805 Cpl. Jaśkowiak
Date: 15th June 1941 (Sunday)
Unit: No. 8 S.F.T.S (Service Flying Training School)
Type: Miles Master I
Base: R.A.F. Montrose, Scotland
Location: Montrose Basin, Montrose, Scotland
Pilot: Cpl. Stanisław Jaśkowiak P-784729 P.A.F. Age 26. Killed
REASON FOR LOSS:
No details available except that Cpl Jaśkowiak was under pilot training and carrying out a solo flight. He crashed into the Montrose Basin (see map) at 15.00 hrs on the 15th June. If you are able to supply us with any additional information we would appreciate hearing from you.
Left: Cpl. Stanisław Jaśkowiak Right: Miles Master trainer
Cpl. Stanisław Jaśkowiak. Montrose (Sleepyhillock) Cemetery. Grave 82-7-C. Born 17th September 1917, Poland. N.o.K. details not currently available.
Researched for relatives of the pilot. With thanks to the following for further information supplied to, Robert Gretzyngier, Wojtek Matusiak, Waldemar Wójcik and Józef Zieliński – ‘Ku Czci Połeglyçh Lotnikow 1939-1945’, Anna Krzystek, Tadeusz Krzystek – ‘Polskie Siły Powietrzne w Wielkiej Brytanii’.