Friday 21 June 1918 We Lost 382

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Ian Henry David Henderson

Today’s losses include:

  • A 10-victory ace
  • A 7-victory ace
  • The son of General ‘Sir” David Henderson former Director General of Military Aeronautics

Today’s highlighted casualties include:

  • Captain Ian Henry David Henderson MC (Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders attached Royal Air Force) is killed in a flying accident along with South African ace Lieutenant Harold Bolton Redler MC in England at age 21. Henderson is a 7-victory ace and the only son of Lieutenant General ‘Sir’ David Henderson KCB KCVO DSO the former Director General of Military Aeronautics. Lieutenant Redler is a 10-victory ace and his Military Cross will be gazetted the following day.