22 January 1919 We Lost 156
Today’s losses include:
- A 5-victory ace
- The son of a member of the clergy
Today’s highlighted casualties include:
- Captain Walter Ernest Thorburn (Royal Scots) dies on service. He is the son of ‘Sir’ Walter Thorburn.
- Lieutenant Carrick Stewart Paul DFC (Australian Flying Corps) drowns at age 26 on his way home to New Zealand. He is a five-victory ace.
- Lieutenant Arnold Francis Crossley Atkinson (Royal Engineers) is accidentally killed in India at age 21. He is the son of the Reverend Francis Atkinson.