The following information is from the Commonwealth War Graves Commission website and is utilised with their permission
SCOTT, RANDAL ARCHIBALD Rank: Sergeant (Pilot) Regiment/Service: Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve Unit Text: 58 Sqdn. Age: 21 Date of Death: 27/12/1941 Service No: 981198. Son of Randal Brown Scott and Mary Catherine Scott, of Dundrod, Co. Antrim, Northern Ireland.
Grave/Memorial Reference: 25. F. 4.
Cemetery: REICHSWALD FOREST WAR CEMETERY, Germany
The following is an extract from the Lisburn Herald dated 10.01.1942
Crumlin Airman Missing
Sergt Pilot Randal Archibald Scott son of Mr and Mrs Randal Scott, Fairview Ballydonaghy, Crumlin has been reported missing. Aged 21 he received his education at the Methodist College, Belfast. he was employed in Stormont prior to joining the RAF in 1940.
Randal’s mother was Mary Katherine McCullough. His paternal grandparents were William Scott and Margaret Sufferin.
From newspaper cutting. Date and source unknown.
Crumlin Airman Killed. Former "Methody" Boy
Sergeant – Pilot Randal Archibald Scott, R.A.F., aged 21, who was previously reported missing, is now reported killed in action. he is the second son of Mr.and Mrs. Randal Scott, "Fairview", Ballydonaghy, Crumlin. He was educated at Methodist College, Belfast, and was employed in Stormont prior to joining the Royal Air Force in 1940.