Thursday, 4 February 2010


He was a navigator, born on 20th November 1899.  He was appointed to Acting Squadron Leader on 1st May 1942 and temporary Commander of B Flight. 

The first attack on a U-Boat by a Polish bomber is believed to have been by the crew of Flight Lieutenant  Buczma on 26th May 1942 and the British Admiralty recorded it as probable damage.

His exploits earned him the Order of Virtuti Militari for courage in battle.  He survived the war and died on 5th February 1980 in Poland.

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