Peter Rogers

Navigator, 15 Squadron
Service number 1380939
Died 26 Feb 1943
Commemorated on Runnymede Memorial
Age 22

Peter was born in 1921 in Steyning, Sussex to Myer Rogerginsky and Polish born Esther nee Pelter and he was the youngest of six children. Further research is ongoing into the family.

Peter was the navigator on Stirling R9279 which departed RAF Bourn on a night operation to Cologne. The air craft was lost without trace. All crew are commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

Pilot, Victor Henry Harris, RCAF, J/9742
2nd Pilot, Richard Ashdown, 656235
F/E, Jack Wratten, 1264399
B/A, Howell Rees Jones, 1126466
W/Op, A/G, Wilfred Shaw, 1190732. Wilfred was also Jewish and has a page on the website.
A/G, William Roy Matthews, RAAF, 412166
A/G, Sidney Phillips, 1442651

15 Squadron Operation Record Book