Douglas Boston BZ590 of 18 Squadron

This plane was shot down by anti-aircraft fire on 21 April during an armed reconnaissance operation fron Forli to the Po valley, killing all four crew. They were…

RAF 1807677 Sgt David Kennedy Raikes (P)
RAF 1801441 F/S David Millard Perkins (N)
RAF 1818442 F/S Alexander Thomas Bostock (WAg)
RAAF 433038 W/O John Penboss Hunt (Ag)

and the story of the tracing of their remains so that they could be memorialised is here…

https://www.gov.uk/government/news/lost-raf-bomber-crew-finally-laid-to-rest

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