Mark Gluck

Air Bomber, 405 (Vancouver) Squadron
Service number 129643
Died 24 May 1943
Commemorated on Runnymede Memorial
Age 24

Mark was born on 19 August 1920 in Lambeth to Israel Gluck and Rebecca née Hyams. Mark’s father Israel served as a sergeant in the Royal Engineers in WW1. In 1939 Mark was living at 3 Osbourne Square, Dagenham with his mother and was working as a clerk in a meat cold storage factory.

Mark was an air bomber in Halifax JB896 which departed from RAF Gransden Lodge on a night operation to Dortmund. The aircraft was lost without trace. All the crew are commemorated on Runnymede Memorial.

W/Op, A/G, George Bancescu, RCAF R/107703.
Nav, Frank Percival Harrison, RCAF J/13416.
A/G, Roland Warren Jennings, RCAF R/124657.
Pilot, James Martin, RCAF R/122787.
F/E, Stanley McGlory, 574982.
A/G, Ronald Cameron McRae, RCAF R/112668.