Hawker Typhoon Mk.IB MN532 of No.56 Operational Training Unit, RAF, crashed on Stony Hill, Ayrshire 27th March 1945
|Robert Samuel Bellis||Flying Officer RCAF||Pilot||Killed|
Flying Officer Bellis was on a training flight from RAF Milfield in Northumberland on the 27th March 1945 when he flew into the south eastern flank of Stony Hill, near Muirkirk in Ayrshire. The wrecked aircraft lay undiscovered until the 30th March. On the 3rd April F/O Bellis was laid to rest at Stonefall Cemetery in Harrogate, along with another airman from No.56 OTU who had died as the result of a separate flying accident on the 27th March.