Flight Sergeant Jozef Antoni Pudelko (P-781015) served in the Polish Air Force during World War Two. He was born in Bobrka, Poland and was a Corporal in the Polish Air Force.
He was later promoted to Flight Sergeant on joining RAF 309 Squadron. On 23rd April 1942, Pudelko was the pilot on board Westland Lysander V9721 flying with RAF 309 (Polish) Squadron based at Dunino, Fife.
The plane was part of RAF No. 6 Anti-Aircraft Co-Operation Unit. It crashed on take-off from RAF Sydenham, Belfast, Co. Down. The incident killed Flight Sergeant Pudelko and his co-pilot Flight Sergeant Norman Elcock.
Jozef Antoni Pudulko’s grave is in War Graves Group Section A, Row LG, Grave 38 of Milltown Cemetery, Belfast, Co. Antrim.