Monday, 26 June 2017
Tour Scotland Video Bernatowicz War Grave Sleepyhillock Cemetery Montrose
Tour Scotland video of F. Bernatowicz, of the Polish Forces gravestone in Sleepyhillock Cemetery on ancestry visit to Montrose, Scotland. He died on the 2nd of March, 1941, aged 23.
During World War II, many fighter squadrons and the RNAS served at RAF Montrose. Commonwealth, Polish, Czech, American, Russian, Turkish, Free French and other Allied nationals all trained and served at RAF Montrose during this time. Operational duties included serving as a location for the Spitfires and Hurricanes which formed part of the air defence for the city of Edinburgh.
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