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Sergeant Bernard Bernstein Jackson was an English airman of the Royal Air Force Volutneer Reserve who died during the Second World War.

He was born in 1921, in Sunderland, the son of Jonas and Grace May Jackson (née Bernstein).

Jackson, serving in 76 Squadron, died on 4 May 1942, when his Handley Page Halifax (serial R9451) crashed at Ottensen while engaged on an operation against Hamburg. Two of the six-man crew,  Sergeants C.R. Fox and N.H. Leaman, survived and were taken prisoner.[1]

He has no known grave and is commemorated by the Runnymede Memorial.

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  1. Chorley, W.R. (1992), Royal Air Force Bomber Command Losses of the Second World War: Aircraft and crew losses: 1942, p. 85.

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