MCKEOWN, Kevin Timothy

Rank: 
Lieutenant
Regiment/Corps: 
Royal Marines
Service: 
Royal Navy
Service number: 
N028942K
Born: 
Wednesday, July 20, 1949
Died : 
Wednesday, September 17, 1986
Died in service
Age: 
37
Lieutenant Kevin McKeown RM died in an aircraft accident  [1] [2]. He was a member of the newly reformed Army Air Corps Eagles helicopter display team [3]
 
Extract from Flight International 
A British Army Air Corps Westland Lynx AH.l crashed near Perpignan in the French Pyrenees on September 17. The crew, Lt Kevin McKeown (Royal Marines), WO Graham Reed (AAC), and WO Brian Ives (AAC), were killed [4].
 
Sources
[1] AFM ROH.
[2] RM Historical Timeline online, ref. 1986/345.
[3] Flight International magazine 28 June 1986, p14 [view here]]
[4] Flight International magazine 18 October 1986.
 

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