Robert Murray Buchan, Navigation Staff Officer

In the earliest days of the Pathfinders, the PFF had a Staff Officer contingent of only five, of whom William Anderson was one. Another was Robert Murray Buchan, the Navigation Staff Officer. Sadly, Buchan went missing on 25 August with an 83 Squadron crew, a mere ten days after the PFF was formed. The crew was that of Flight Lieutenant Matheson. The aircraft was on a Frankfurt operation when it was shot down at Morkhoven in Belgium. READ MORE