|410523 - Unaccounted airmen - 23-5-1941||What were the places of death registration for:
F/O (Pilot) Robert BRUCE - 74715;
AC2 Edward C. BRYANT - 1381681;
LAC Gordon J. BURKLE - 1263121;
AC2 John EVANS - 1068014;
LAC (Pilot u/t) Michael G. FERNAU - 959799;
AC1 Arthur GOULDING - 965130;
AC2 Eric HOWARTH - 1401166;
LAC Sydney P. PALMER - 626513;
LAC (Pilot u/t) Brian H. RICHARDS - 1182508;
AC2 Peter S. STOREY - 1257748, and
AC1 John E. THOMPSON - 1191611.
Proposed aircraft losses for this day:
Hemley I - L3298 - 1 AACU - crashed in forced landing near Weybourne, Norfolk.
Oxford I - V3221 - 14 FTS - crashed on approach ½ mile E of Sibson.
Oxford II - V3777 - 6 FTS - collided with another Oxford (Air Britain with V3777 !!!) and crashed near Little Rissington.
Tutor I - K3236 - CFS - crashed on approach Alton Barnes LG.
Regards and thanks for your help.
Henk. ....Read More.||Henk Welting on 2nd October 2008 07:10:48|
|410523 - Unaccounted airmen - 23-5-1941||Correction to my earlier post, I do indeed have an incident in Hunts (I had mistakenly labelled Sibson as being in Northants)
Oxford V3221, 1/2 mile E of Sibson 23/5/41
DaveW ....Read More.||davew on 2nd October 2008 10:16:22|
|F/O R Bruce KIA? 23 May 1941||Hi Rick
I have him as possibility in Oxford I, V3221 of No 14 SFTS, which crashed on the approach to Sibson. The pupil was possibly LAC MICHAEL GEORGE FERNAU.
Others may be able to confirm or correct this.
Malcolm ....Read More.||malcolm_raf on 31st July 2010 08:45:49|
|F/O R Bruce KIA? 23 May 1941||I've BRUCE and FERNAU both on V3221; their death registered Huntingdon North.
Henk. ....Read More.||Henk Welting on 31st July 2010 11:10:30|