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Sgt Binder KIA
Sat Dec 22, 2007 14:27
85.207.181.139 (XFF: 127.0.0.1)

Hi Tony,

here is the available info:

BINDER Frantisek 787 400 Sgt
Air Gunner (AG)
311
* 22/10/1914 Hojna Voda (Ceske Budejovice)
+ 04/03/1942
Age 28
Buried 07/03/1942 at St. Ethelbert, East Wretham, Norfolk, grave 21.
He was seriously wounded as Rear Gunner of Wellington while returning from Emden. Over Netherland they were attacked by Oberfeldwebel Paul Gildner from II/NJG2. He repel the fighter two times but during the third attack he was badly hit into stomach and head. He dead before plane reached the base in East Wretham.
Vickers Wellington Mk.IC Z1147 KX-G Cpt. V.Para, 2nd. O.Soukup, Nav. J.Gabriel, W./O. L.Matejicek, AG J.Simko

Hope this info helps

Pavel

  • BINDER Rear Gunner 311sqd.TonyBee, Thu Dec 20 11:32
    In search of more details on Frantisek Binder rear gunner of 311 Sqd who is buried in our local church ( along with others of 311 sqn.), As i understand he was seriously wounded from a return flight... more
    • Frantisek Binder 311sqd. R.A.F., no. 787400Pavel Hamberger, Tue Apr 6 11:14
      I'm his grandson and I looking for any information about his lifetime in England and who knows any information about his crew and side life there. Thnx. Pavel
    • Frantisek Binder 331sqd. R.A.F., no. 787400Pavel Hamberger, Tue Apr 6 11:13
      I'm his grandson and I looking for any information about his lifetime in England and who knows any information about his crew and side life there. Thnx. Pavel
      • Frantisek BinderLaura, Sat Nov 26 02:37
        Do you know where Frantisek grew up originally? I may know his family, but am not sure it it's the same person. Do you know any family history?
        • to Laura & othersPavel Hamberger, Wed Jun 6 10:41
          W/Cdr im memoriam Frantisek Binder, DOB 22.october 1914 Hojná Voda / Heilbrunn 24, Died KIA in wwII 4.3.1942 East Wretham, csaF-2015,raf 787400 Father: Franz Anton Binder, DOB 20.may 1882 Hojná... more
        • Frantisek BinderPavel Hambi Hamberger, Wed Mar 7 15:11
          http://cs.wikipedia.org/wiki/Franti%C5%A1ek_Binder http://www.facebook.com/FrantisekBinder
        • to: LauraPavel, Sat Nov 26 08:38
          Hi Laura, He was born 22. 10. 1914 in Hojna Voda (Abundant Water) by Nove Hrady (New Castle) in South Bohemia region. His mother was born like Janeckova and she comes from Bukova by Trhove Sviny in... more
      • Do you know where Frantisek Binder grew up? Where he was orginally from? I may know family of his.
        • Laura dosn't reply ??Pavel Hamberger, Wed Dec 18 08:29
          Hi Laura, I already answer to you, but I still waiting for your reply. You writed that you may know family of his. So I'm suprised, because I know his family. I'm his grandson. So please write me... more
        • to: LauraPavel, Sun Dec 18 07:01
          Yes PH
      • Email sent...
    • Sgt Binder KIA — Pavel Vancata, Sat Dec 22 14:27
    • Re: BINDER Rear Gunner 311sqd.Mervyn, Fri Dec 21 16:30
      The very limited I can offer is; 311 Sq KX- based at East Wreatham, satellite of Honington, until end of April 1942, when it was transferred to Coastal Command at Aldergrove.
      • Re: BINDER Rear Gunner 311sqd.Pavel Hambi Hamberger, Wed Mar 7 15:12
        http://cs.wikipedia.org/wiki/Franti%C5%A1ek_Binder http://www.facebook.com/FrantisekBinder
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