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Aircraftman 2nd Class James FARRELL (1837131) of the Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve

Circumstances of Death: James FARRELL is one of the 6.28% of the airmen from the Second World War, whose cause of death is not known. Can you add details on how he died? Please contact us at admin ^ to let us know

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Death of Death 1944-09-21

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Burial/Commemoration Details : St. Fintan. Grave F/2. at Dean's Grange Cemetery, Ireland, Republic of (Map)


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