Message from: Frank Steele

North Devon Aircrew Association regret to announce the death on 1st November 2011 of A C Elphick DFC, who completed two tours of operations as a Flight Engineer.

'Alf' Elphick entered the RAF as a Halton apprentice where he qualified in his chosen Ground Trade.

When the Second World War started he volunteered for Aircrew duties and served on Nos. 218,149,4 and 36 Squadrons.

'Alf' spent his last years in retirement in Braunton, North Devon.