|411118 - Unaccounted airmen - 18-11-1941||What were the places of death registration for:
A - Died on active service:
F/O James A. CUNNINGHAM - 69220, and
W/O Thomas WEBB - 349130.
B - Killed on active service:
AC1 (WOp) William C. ELLIS - 1263000 - age 32, and
AC2 (WOp) George W. KING - 1385285.
C - Not found Flight archives:
Sgt (Pilot) Dennis C.A. CARTER - 655143;
LAC Ciaran A. CLARKE - 1377847 - buried Little Bray (St.Peter's) Cath. Cemetery, Dublin, Irish Republic.
Sgt (Pilot) Walter F.G. HOBBY - 748138;
LAC (Obs) Robert C. SHARP - 1166717;
AC1 James SILCOCK - 1078931, and
LAC (Pilot u/t) Joseph R. STEPHENS - 1312334.
D - Proposed aircraft losses for this day:
Blenheim I - L1353 - 51 OTU - crashed on take-off at night Salford, Buckinghamshire.
Botha I - L6195 - 4 AOS - crashed on take-off Galdenoch Farm, West Freugh, Wigtownshire.
Master I - N9010 - 8 FTS - dived into ground at night Midmans Farm, Friockheim, Angusshire.
Oxford I - V4157 - 14 FTS - abandoned 3 miles E of Lyneham, Wiltshire.
Oxford I - X6659 - RAFC - crashed on approach Fulbeck, Lincolnshire.
Oxford II - P1847 - 2 CFS - crashed on overshoot Dalcross (already as a casualty on this aircraft: Sgt R. CALLABY - 1204568).
Spitfire I - R7058 - 57 OTU - crashed in forced landing Belton Farm, Whitchurch, Shropshire.
Tutor I - K3454 - 2 CFS - flew into ground 3 miles E of Southam RLG.
Wellington IC - R1278 - 3 (C)OTU - crashed on overshoot Skellingthorpe, Lincolnshire.
Oxford I - AT730 - 14 FTS - flew into high ground at night Bradenstoke, 1 mile W of Lyneham, Wiltshire.
Regards and thanks for your help.
Henk. ....Read More.||Henk Welting on 26th January 2009 12:13:48|
|411118 - Unaccounted airmen - 18-11-1941||Hi Henk
Sharp Clarke and Hobby are all listed on GRO as being with 4 AOS so I've got them with Botha L6195.
Callaby is registered in Petty and Carter is buried there so I suspect then were both in P1847.
I've pencilled Stephens into Master N9010
Malcolm ....Read More.||malcolm_raf on 26th January 2009 02:07:09|
|411118 - Unaccounted airmen - 18-11-1941||Here are the relevant ORB I have copies for Botha L6195 and Master N9010, it removes six from your list.
November 18th 1941, “Botha L6195 crashed at East Galdenoch Farm on Stranraer, Dunraggit Road. Five airmen killed. Sgt Pilot W.F. Hobby 748138, LAC Sharp R.G. 1166717, LAC Clarke C.A. 1377842, AC2 Ellis W.C. 1263000, AC2 King J. 1182816.”
November 18th 1941, “1312334 LAC (Cadet) Stephens, J.R. killed in Master N9010, whilst night flying. Machine crashed 2 1.2 miles south of Brechin. Accident investigated by S/Ldr Kinnear on 22/11/41.” ....Read More.||alclark on 26th January 2009 08:15:38|
|411118 - Unaccounted airmen - 18-11-1941||Dennis,
Refer to msg # 6 of this thread on Ellis and Botha L6195.
Henk. ....Read More.||Henk Welting on 8th October 2010 11:27:34|
|AiB AVIA Class Reports||This file is in better condition in the TNA.
More files have photos and the extent of report is expanded from those previously in AVIA5/19
Far fewer mistakes in aircraft serial transcription
AA759 Spitfire V 22/10/1941 W1129
AA801 Spitfire IV 29/10/1941 W1132
AB646 Oxford II 30/11/1941 W1149
AB693 Oxford II 20/09/1941 W1111
AH432 Havoc II 21/11/1941 W1143
AH582 Airacobra I ??/10/1941 W1125
AH847 Tomahawk Ia 20/10/1941 W1126
AH856 Tomahawk Ia 31/05/1941 W1031
AH888 Tomahawk Iia 30/04/1941 W1015
AH922 Tomahawk IIa 11/09/1941 W1105A
AL562 Liberator II 23/11/1941 W1146
AM260 Liberator I 14/08/1941 W1089
AM261 Liberator I 10/08/1941 W1086a
AM915 Liberator I 01/09/1941 W1100
AN522 Fortress I 22/06/1941 W1048
AN534 Fortress I 28/07/1941 W1072
AN536 Fortress I 09/01/1942 W1165
AP475 Oxford II 07/02/1942 W1177
AR671 Mohawk IV 30/01/1942 W1175
AW209 Beaufort I 29/07/1941 W1072a
AW215 Beaufort I ??/06/1941 W1040
AW395 Havoc I 26/01/1942 W1171
AW850 Anson I 13/01/1942 W1169
BB912 Havoc I 22/04/1941 W1010
BD786 Hurricane Iib 30/08/1941 W1097
BJ494 Havoc I 29/09/1941 W1115
BL407 Spitfire V 24/12/1941 W1159
BL432 Spitfire V 14/02/1942 W1180
BL480 Spitfire V ??/01/1942 W1174
BL491 Spitfire V 08/03/1942 W1191
BL538 Spitfire V 09/03/1942 W1190
BL568 Spitfire V 10/01/1942 W1167
BT488 Hotspur II 19/12/1941 W1157
HM178 Argus I 15/03/1942 W1196
K5608 Shark II 24/02/1942 W1183
K6110 Tutor I 07/09/1941 W1103
L2887 Skua II 15/05/1941 W1023a
L3152 Roc 30/07/1941 W1076a
L3284 Henley I 03/06/1941 W1032
L4297 Wellington I 29/04/1941 W1013
L4575 Oxford I 05/05/1941 W1019
L4622 Oxford I 15/11/1941 W1139
L4636 Oxford I 25/10/1941 W1130
L4851 Blenheim IV 01/07/1941 W1055
L5964 Magister I 08/12/1941 W1152
L6195 Botha I 18/11/1941 W1140
L6396 Botha I 11/03/1942 W1194
L6449 Botha I 10/06/1941 W1038a
L6750 Blenheim I 24/01/1942 W1173
L6845 Whirlwind P 11/06/1941 W1039
L7248 Lerwick I 21/10/1941 W1127
L7300 Manchester I 23/11/1941 W1144
L7310 Manchester I 21/06/1941 W1046
L7315 Manchester I 29/06/1941 W1053
L7318 Manchester I 15/09/1941 W1107
L7428 Manchester I 18/11/1941 W1141
L7863 Wellington Ic 06/01/1942 W1163
L8084 Magister I 25/06/1941 W1051
L8164 Magister I 11/12/1941 W1153
L9567 Halifax 14/09/1941 W1106a
L9652 Oxford I 14/09/1941 W1005
L9935 Beaufort I 07/02/1942 W1178
N1474 Whitley V 17/06/1941 W1042
N3286 Spitfire I 15/08/1941 W1090
N3627 Blenheim IV 08/08/1941 W1086
N3935 Magister I 05/06/1941 W1034
N4563 Oxford I 04/05/1941 W1018
N5453 DH.82 Tiger Moth II 07/07/1941 W1058
N6019 Stirling I 08/05/1941 W1020
N6087 Stirling I 18/11/1941 W1142
N6431 Oxford II 30/01/1942 W1176
N6595 DH.82 Tiger Moth II 17/09/1941 W1108
N7574 Master I 25/09/1941 W1112b
N7581 Master I 30/08/1941 W1098
N7704 Master I 07/06/1941 W1035
N7765 Master I 25/09/1941 W1113
N7927 Master I 14/05/1941 W1022
N7996 Master I 17/03/1942 W1199a
N9318 DH.82 Tiger Moth II ??/06/1941 W1037
N9643 Anson I 22/04/1941 W1009
N9817 Anson I 15/05/1941 W1023
P1294 Hampden I 30/10/1941 W1133
P1368 Albemarle I 28/02/194 ....Read More.||Ross_McNeill on 11th November 2011 11:47:59|