New Cross SE14 5SF
OS Map Ref: TQ360 760
Description: Wooden board with gold lettering on wall above the South African Wars memorial and situated in the school hall together with memorials of other wars.
Korean War 1952
Fogden, P.G. R.N.-Fleet Air Arm
Wars Commemorated: Korean War
Unveiled by the Bishop of Southwark on 26 May 1950.
Names: P.G. Fogden
Lieutenant Peter George FOGDEN of 821 Squadron, Fleet Air Arm was killed on 20 December 1952 when his Sea Fury crashed into the Yellow Sea off the coast of Korea while on a sortie from the aircraft carrier HMS Glory. While attacking a junk south of Haeju the starboard wing of his aircraft was seen to be on fire. It is possible this may have been caused by faulty ammunition.
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