Lily Linett

Aircraftwoman 1st Class
Service number 2133774
Died 12 Sep 1944
Buried Streatham Park Jewish Cemetery
Age 19

Lily was born in 1924. She was the adopted daughter of Samuel and Polly Linett. Her records state: ‘She joined the Women’s Auxiliary Air Force and was enrolled by the Inspectorate of Recruiting. She enlisted after August 1942’.

Further information about Lily’s life is unknown to date. Research is ongoing.

Her death certificate states she died from: ‘Laceration of the brain from fracture of the temple and other injuries sustained when she accidently fell from a civilian lorry in which she was riding.’

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