Flight Sergeant Stanislaw Czerniawski (P-794362) served in the Polish Air Force during World War Two. Czerniawski's surname is sometimes misspelled as Cerniawski including on his gravestone. He was born on 14th February 1916 in Poland. He trained at RAF Swinderby, Lincolnshire, England from 21st June 1941.
Wellington HF208 Crash
Czerniawski was the co-pilot on board Vickers Wellington HF208 attached to Royal Air Force 304 (Polish) Squadron. His final flight was on coastal command from RAF Predannack, Cornwall on 20th December 1943.
In poor weather conditions, the plane crashed near Arraglen on Mount Brandon, Co. Kerry killing all six of the crew. Flight Sergeant Stanislaw Czerniowski died aged 27 years old.
Remembering the crew of HF208
|Last Name||First Name(s)||Rank||Role||Information|
|Adamowicz||Klemens||Flight Sergeant||Pilot||RAF 304 Squadron.|
|Czerniowski||Stanislaw||Flight Sergeant||Co-Pilot||RAF 304 Squadron.|
|Kuflik||Pawel Naftali Hirsz||Flight Sergeant||Navigator||RAF 304 Squadron.|
|Kowalewicz||Pawel||Flight Sergeant||Wireless Operator||RAF 304 Squadron.|
|Lugowski||Kazimierz||Flight Sergeant||Air Gunner||RAF 304 Squadron.|
|Pietrzak||Wincenty||Flight Sergeant||Air Gunner||RAF 304 Squadron.|
Flight Sergeant • P-780537
Flight Sergeant Klemens Adamowicz (P-780537) served as a pilot instructor in the Polish Air Force and is buried in Milltown Cemetery, West Belfast.
Flight Sergeant • P-703968
Flight Sergeant Pawel Kowalewicz (P-703968) served as a wireless radio operator in the Polish Air Force and is buried in Milltown Cemetery, West Belfast.
Pawel Naftali Hirsz Kuflik
Flight Sergeant • P-794712
Flight Sergeant Pawel Naftali Hirsz Kuflik (P-794712) served as a navigator in the Polish Air Force and is buried in the Jewish Cemetery at Carnmoney.
Flight Sergeant • P-703438
Flight Sergeant Kazimierz Lugowski (P-703438) served as a gunner in the Polish Air Force and is buried in Milltown Cemetery, West Belfast.
Flight Sergeant • P-782657
Flight Sergeant Wincenty Pietrzak (P-782657) served as a gunner in the Polish Air Force and is buried in Milltown Cemetery, West Belfast.