Peter Tristan Smith

Sergeant Peter Tristan Smith of Bangor, Co. Down served in the Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve flying missions over Europe with RAF 61 Squadron in 1943.

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Peter Tristan Smith

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Sergeant Peter Tristan Smith of Bangor, Co. Down served in the Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve flying missions over Europe with RAF 61 Squadron in 1943.

Sergeant Peter Tristan Smith (1290933) served in the Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve during World War Two. He flew as a navigator with RAF 61 Squadron at the time of his death.

Peter Tristan Smith

Grave of Flight Sergeant Peter Tristan Smith, RAF 61 Squadron in the 1939-1945 Cemetery, Charlottenburg, Berlin, Germany. Photo taken on 24th October 2017.

Born in Bangor, Co. Down, was the son of Leonard Francis Smith and Lilian Elizabeth Smith. He died on 21st April 1943 aged 21 years old.

Remembering Peter Tristan Smith

Sergeant Peter Tristan Smith’s grave is in Section 2, Row L, Plot 19 of the 1939-1945 War Cemetery, Charlottenburg, Berlin, Germany. His headstone bears the inscription:

Into thy hands, O Lord, I come. Earth’s struggle is o’er. The battle is won.

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