Second Lieutenant Leofwin Collings Fellowes LUKIS

From Australia serving in the Royal Flying Corps

Service No: Not Assigned
Unit: 27th Squadron, Royal Flying Corps
Died: Air Operations, France, 6 January 1917, Aged 19 Years
Buried: St. Ouen Communal Cemetery, Somme, France
CWGC Additional Information: Son of Wilfnd Ravenshaw Fellowes Lukis and Kate Margaret Lukis, of “Derry”, Phillips Street, Neutral Bay, Sydney New South Wales. Born at Guernsey, Channel Islands
Remembered: Commemorative Roll, Australian War Memorial, Canberra ACT

On 6 January 1917, Second Lieutenant Lukis, was killed during compass-course flying training.  His aircraft, Martinsyde 7497 was found wrecked at Gorenflos and the cause of the loss was determined as unknown.


Australian War Memorial Commemorative Roll On-Line Records
Commonwealth War Graves Commission On-Line Records
National Archives UK RAF Casualty Book AIR 1/967 page 159, 174865

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