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Wing Commander Gordon Henderson

Image shows black and white photo of Gordon in mountaineering clothing.

The Royal Air Force is deeply saddened to announce that Wing Commander Gordon Henderson is Missing Believed Killed on Broad Peak Mountain in Pakistan.


Wing Commander Henderson went missing on 19 July 2022, whilst participating in the British Services Mountaineering Expedition.

Our thoughts are with Wing Commander Henderson’s family, friends and colleagues at this dreadful time.

We would remind you that further speculation is unhelpful, and we ask that the family’s privacy is respected.