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National Archives AIR81

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AIR81/2381Aircraftman H Wilkinson, Aircraftman A R Ward: died of injuries; Aircraftman S I Buffrey, Aircraftman K C Ward Aircraftman J A Lake, Aircraftman C J Wright, Aircraftman L G Ralph, Aircraftman G H Roach, Aircraftman W McInall, Aircraftman S Slater: injured; aircraft accident, Anson K5316, 1 Coastal Operational Training Unit, aircraft collided with refuelling lorry at RAF Silloth (all casualties were members of the refuelling crew), 10 July 1940.C16471779

Casualities in the CWGC Register for Gauntlet II K5316

Rank Name, Number, Trade & Details DateUnit Country Cemetary/Memorial & Loc Ref
Aircraftman 2nd ClassArthur Robert WARD (906836) Gauntlet II K5316 AIR81/2381 1940-07-101 (C) OTU United KingdomSilloth (Causewayhead) Cemeter
Aircraftman 2nd ClassHarry WILKINSON (626304) Gauntlet II K5316 AIR81/2381 1940-07-101 (C) OTU United KingdomEdinburgh (Mount Vernon) Roman

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Gauntlet bumps and scrapes in the desertHi, Would anyone have details of the pilots involved in the following incidents, all with Pilots Reinforcement and Reserve Pool/Training Unit and Reserve Pool based at Ismailia, Egypt. 26/06/40, K5299, bounced on landing and overturned, Ismailia. SOC 18/08/40. 26/06/40, K7891, Swung on landing and undercarriage collapsed, Ismailia. DBR. 13/08/40, K5316, Swung on landing and damaged wing, Ismailia. ROS. 29/08/40, K5316, Swung on landing and undercarriage collapsed, Ismailia. SOC 06/11/40. 29/08/40, K5318, Force landed on approach, Ismailia. ROS. 07/11/40, K5337, Hit by Wellesley L2678, while parked, Ismailia. Any help would be appreciated, Regards, Alex ....Read More.Alex Crawford on 4th April 2015 06:53:37
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