214 Sqdn., Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
Theatre of war
Date of death
26 May, 1943
Location of death
Flying Officer Ronald Paisley graduated from Shoreditch College in 1942 and soon joined the Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve. Just after midnight 26 May 1943 Fg/Off Paisley and his crew of six set out from Chedburgh to target Dusseldorf. Somewhere over the North Sea at 02:48 the Stirling Mark III BK659 was shot down. Everyone on board died and only one body was recovered. Fg/Off Paisley is remembered at Runnymede Memorial. He was 21.
The Commonwealth War Graves Commission