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The RAFCommands General Category forum is the main area where questions may be asked about specific research topics. Please take your time to review the other categories as well. The forum is home to the Unaccounted Airmen series threads started by the late Henk Welting - which will continue to aid web searchers for many years to come . His posts will always be Accounted and remembered with gratitude. Please use this forum for posting relevant messages for researching RAF matters. No commercial posts.

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  1. Dedicated in memory of Henk Welting who made a major contribution to the forum with his posts. His Unaccounted Airmen series will continue to aid web searchers for many years to come and ensure that his posts will always be Accounted and remembered with gratitude. ----------------------------------------------- All the discussion threads in this forum and sub-forum are prefixed by the date in the format YYMMDD. Use the google search box and input the date in YYMMDD format to locate the correct thread(s).

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    1. 1940,
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    3. 1942,
    4. 1943,
    5. 1944,
    6. 1945,
    7. 1946

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  2. All queries related to the commonwealth airforce operations in the far east theatre, in India, Burma, Malaysia, Singapore and the Pacific. Topics related to the frontier operations in the 30s can also go here.

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  3. Forum dedicated to discussing Coastal Command Losses. The Coastal Command losses from 1939-1941 are well covered in Ross McNeill's book RAF Coastal Command Losses: Aircraft & Crew Losses 1939-1941 -Volume 1. Ross's plans to publish Volume 2 and 3 are however on hold. This forum is intended as a stop-gap till that time Ross completes his project.

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  1. Sticky Thread Sticky: Forum Issues? Please use this thread.

    Started by grounded, 3rd April 2015 19:02
    11 Pages
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    • Replies: 107
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    5th December 2018, 17:56 Go to last post
  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: RAF Abbreviation Reference

    Started by munro, 8th May 2010 17:47
    16 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 16
    • Replies: 158
    • Views: 71,557
    5th December 2018, 17:25 Go to last post
  3. Sticky Thread Sticky: Visitor Comments on Old Forum Archive Threads

    Started by Jagan, 31st August 2017 04:02
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 4,140
    18th September 2018, 02:32 Go to last post
  4. Sticky Thread Sticky: Service Record Thread

    Started by pete102, 18th June 2014 20:16
    5 Pages
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    • Replies: 40
    • Views: 23,856
    26th April 2017, 10:46 Go to last post
  1. Flying Officer Albert Ransome (Dickie) Ball

    Started by Johnball, 9th December 2018 20:10
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 9
    9th December 2018, 20:10 Go to last post
  2. 104 Sqn in Malta and Egypt

    Started by dfuller52, 8th February 2009 00:13
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 3,195
    9th December 2018, 17:14 Go to last post
  3. 104 Sqd Operations

    Started by phill jones, 3rd February 2015 20:46
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 2,119
    9th December 2018, 17:09 Go to last post
  4. Benghazi, night of 27/8 March 1942

    Started by bruce dennis, 23rd August 2018 15:16
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 456
    9th December 2018, 16:29 Go to last post
  5. Simple or basic RAF air navigation manual

    Started by Franek Grabowski, 7th December 2018 12:31
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 65
    9th December 2018, 16:28 Go to last post
  6. 470301 - Airwoman & Airmen - 01-03-1947

    Started by Alex Smart, 8th December 2018 17:06
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 80
    9th December 2018, 15:35 Go to last post
  7. WAAF MM recipients Dorita Ainsworth

    Started by PamBrowne, 9th December 2018 13:03
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 92
    9th December 2018, 15:15 Go to last post
  8. 470304 - Unaccounted Airmen - 04 - 03 -194

    Started by Alex Smart, 8th December 2018 20:51
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 43
    9th December 2018, 14:00 Go to last post
  9. 470306 - Unaccounted Airman - 06-03-1947

    Started by Alex Smart, 8th December 2018 21:00
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 41
    9th December 2018, 13:26 Go to last post
  10. 4700305 - Unaccounted Airmen - 05 - 03 -1947

    Started by Alex Smart, 8th December 2018 20:57
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 56
    9th December 2018, 13:21 Go to last post
  11. 470307 - Unaccounted Airmen - 07 - 03 -1947

    Started by Alex Smart, 8th December 2018 21:05
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 61
    9th December 2018, 12:43 Go to last post
  12. 470303 - Unaccounted Airmen - 03 - 03 -1947

    Started by Alex Smart, 8th December 2018 20:47
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 37
    9th December 2018, 12:32 Go to last post
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 238
    9th December 2018, 12:07 Go to last post
  13. Handley Page Hampden top turret question

    Started by CZ_RAF, 8th December 2018 14:58
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 87
    9th December 2018, 09:27 Go to last post
  14. 470302 - Unaccounted Airman - 02 -03-1947

    Started by Alex Smart, 8th December 2018 17:11
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 51
    8th December 2018, 21:20 Go to last post
  15. H Rhoden

    Started by PeteT, 6th December 2018 16:48
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 158
    8th December 2018, 17:03 Go to last post
  16. The Mohicans Tomahawk Pilots

    Started by colinpateman, 8th December 2018 15:36
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 48
    8th December 2018, 16:37 Go to last post
  17. 77457 P/O Ronald Billings RAFVR 220 Squadron

    Started by Mapleneck, 3rd December 2018 17:30
    • Replies: 3
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    8th December 2018, 12:16 Go to last post
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 161
    8th December 2018, 11:35 Go to last post
  18. Spitfire Vb,EP165.

    Started by Roy Nixon1, 6th December 2018 13:24
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 168
    8th December 2018, 08:29 Go to last post
  19. Info about a couple of R.A.F. PoWs?

    Started by wwrsimon, 1st December 2018 17:15
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 186
    7th December 2018, 16:56 Go to last post
  20. ID of Avro Anson in post war image

    Started by ChrisW01, 24th November 2018 07:44
    3 Pages
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    • Replies: 25
    • Views: 753
    7th December 2018, 16:30 Go to last post
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    • Views: 1,429
    7th December 2018, 14:53 Go to last post
  21. Auction (07/12/2018)

    Started by PeteT, 6th December 2018 15:58
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 100
    6th December 2018, 15:58 Go to last post
  22. Squadron Leader Gillman

    Started by Steve Smith, 5th December 2018 19:08
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 114
    6th December 2018, 14:33 Go to last post
  23. Nickels F.32

    Started by CZ_RAF, 5th December 2018 19:08
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 86
    6th December 2018, 06:38 Go to last post
  24. Mustang AG389 shot down by Typhoon 20/1/43

    Started by brian, 5th December 2018 18:49
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 154
    5th December 2018, 19:22 Go to last post
  25. 655779 Flt/Sgt Graham Alexander Kemp, D.O.A.S 24-09-1943

    Started by greg, 13th November 2018 07:16
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 564
    5th December 2018, 17:03 Go to last post
  26. S/Ldr John BOWIE 76307

    Started by dennis_burke, 19th May 2011 23:08
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 2,027
    5th December 2018, 16:09 Go to last post
  27. Nickel Raid / "Special Load"

    Started by ClintCoffey, 3rd December 2018 18:29
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 152
    5th December 2018, 14:11 Go to last post

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