Stanislaw Czerniawski

Flight Sergeant Stanislaw Czerniawski (P-794362) served as a pilot in the Polish Air Force and is buried in Milltown Cemetery, West Belfast.

Flight Sergeant

Stanislaw Czerniawski

P-794362

Flight Sergeant Stanislaw Czerniawski (P-794362) served as a pilot in the Polish Air Force and is buried in Milltown Cemetery, West Belfast.

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.

RAF 304 Squadron Vickers Wellington

Imperial War Museum Photo: MH 2307 (Part of the Ministry of Information Second World War Censorship Bureau Library of Press Photographs: Classified Print Collection). Vickers Wellington GR Mark XIV bombers of RAF 304 (Polish) Squadron prepare for take-off in Cornwall.

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.

Flight Sergeant Stanislaw Czerniawski

Grave of Flight Sergeant Stanislaw Czerniawski (P-794362). He served as a pilot in the Polish Air Force and is buried in Milltown Cemetery, Belfast, Co. Antrim. Photo taken on 11th November 2017. Copyright Scott Edgar - World War Two Northern Ireland.

Remembering the crew of HF208

Last NameFirst Name(s)RankRoleInformation
AdamowiczKlemensFlight SergeantPilotRAF 304 Squadron.
CzerniowskiStanislawFlight SergeantCo-PilotRAF 304 Squadron.
KuflikPawel Naftali HirszFlight SergeantNavigatorRAF 304 Squadron.
KowalewiczPawelFlight SergeantWireless OperatorRAF 304 Squadron.
LugowskiKazimierzFlight SergeantAir GunnerRAF 304 Squadron.
PietrzakWincentyFlight SergeantAir GunnerRAF 304 Squadron.

Stanislaw Czerniowski’s grave is in War Graves Group Section A, Row LG, Grave 46, Milltown Cemetery, Belfast, Co. Antrim.

Flight Sergeant Klemens Adamowicz

Klemens Adamowicz

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.

Pawel Kowalewicz

Pawel Kowalewicz

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.

Flight Sergeant Pawel Naftali Hirsz Kuflik

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.

Kazimierz Lugowski

Kazimierz Lugowski

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 Wincenty Pietrzak.

Wincenty Pietrzak

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.