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  Squadron Leader John Jagger - 35 Squadron  
 

Squadron Leader John  Jagger (DFC) - RAFVR

 
Squadron Leader John "Jack" Jagger  was piloting Halifax Mk. III HX-324 coded TL-B during an operation to Magdeberg on January 21, 1944. They were intercepted by a night-fighter and shot down near Hannover, killing four of the crew including S/L Jagger, they are remembered on the Runnymede Memorial.

The crew consisted of:

Name

Service

F/Sgt William Percival

RAFVR

F/Sgt J. Humberstone - POW

RAFVR

F/Lt T. McGarry - POW

RAFVR

W/O D. Smedley - POW

RAFVR

F/Sgt Nelson Rapere

RAFVR

F/Sgt Eric Hie

RAFVR


 

 
  Photo courtesy of Susan Scase, research by Linda Ibrom.