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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,
    2. 1941,
    3. 1942,
    4. 1943,
    5. 1944,
    6. 1945,
    7. 1946,
    8. 1947

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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 18:02
    12 Pages
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    • Replies: 116
    • Views: 34,431
    17th June 2019, 15:59 Go to last post
  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: CWGC Errors

    Started by Jagan, 18th November 2018 02:06
    4 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 4
    • Replies: 35
    • Views: 3,331
    29th May 2019, 00:28 Go to last post
  3. Sticky Thread Sticky: RAF Abbreviation Reference

    Started by munro, 8th May 2010 16:47
    17 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 17
    • Replies: 169
    • Views: 80,255
    1st May 2019, 11:40 Go to last post
  4. Sticky Thread Sticky: Visitor Comments on Old Forum Archive Threads

    Started by Jagan, 31st August 2017 03:02
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 11,148
    18th September 2018, 01:32 Go to last post
  1. 218 Squadron - BF315 -shot down 28/8/1942

    Started by AndyEGreen, 18th June 2019 15:49
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 119
    20th June 2019, 15:07 Go to last post
  2. J Serials Lookup Siskin X 2 Please

    Started by paulmcmillan, 14th June 2019 07:13
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 94
    20th June 2019, 10:38 Go to last post
  3. Pilot Officer WALTER HENRY SHEEN (43841)

    Started by Snowy193, 14th June 2019 12:49
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 100
    20th June 2019, 06:49 Go to last post
  4. No. 9 (O) Advanced Flying Unit Sep 1943

    Started by dfuller52, 21st September 2009 01:16
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 1,812
    20th June 2019, 03:40 Go to last post
  5. Sgt R.G Storr 1303434,

    Started by greg, 28th September 2014 12:42
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 637
    20th June 2019, 01:00 Go to last post
  6. RAF Upavon ORB

    Started by greg, 20th June 2019 00:58
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 21
    20th June 2019, 00:58 Go to last post
  7. Armbands

    Started by petemac3, 18th June 2019 12:25
    2 Pages
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    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 194
    19th June 2019, 21:59 Go to last post
  8. Few more crashes

    Started by Franek Grabowski, 21st May 2012 19:36
    2 Pages
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    • Replies: 17
    • Views: 3,043
    19th June 2019, 21:03 Go to last post
  9. 196 Squadron Wellington HE980

    Started by PeteT, 17th January 2013 19:32
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 1,649
    19th June 2019, 19:51 Go to last post
  10. G/Cpt A. Evans-Evans 19018

    Started by Richard.K, 19th June 2019 01:00
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 150
    19th June 2019, 12:00 Go to last post
  11. D Day and after

    Started by pdunstone, 17th June 2019 15:22
    2 Pages
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    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 193
    19th June 2019, 09:10 Go to last post
  12. Two 154 Sqn losses

    Started by Phil Listemann, 19th June 2019 07:27
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 91
    19th June 2019, 08:27 Go to last post
  13. Tain ORB

    Started by Lyffe, 19th June 2019 08:19
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 34
    19th June 2019, 08:19 Go to last post
    • Replies: 0
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    19th June 2019, 07:39 Go to last post
  14. Beaufighter Serials, Codes and Pilots

    Started by Mosquito, 4th January 2008 13:21
    2 Pages
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    • Replies: 18
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    18th June 2019, 20:14 Go to last post
  15. When is a service number activated?

    Started by Lyffe, 17th June 2019 19:06
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 54
    17th June 2019, 19:06 Go to last post
  16. NZ4211008 Flt Sgt J Burgess - 620 Sqn

    Started by Errol Martyn, 17th October 2009 07:38
    2 Pages
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    • Replies: 14
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    17th June 2019, 12:40 Go to last post
  17. Trying to identify a pilot

    Started by dpmiles79, 8th June 2019 01:42
    3 Pages
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    • Replies: 25
    • Views: 847
    17th June 2019, 12:35 Go to last post
  18. Pilot Identification.

    Started by Steve Smith, 15th June 2019 08:36
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 192
    17th June 2019, 10:37 Go to last post
  19. Sgt John Thomas Strickland 922262

    Started by Toml, 16th June 2010 19:24
    3 Pages
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    • Replies: 22
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    17th June 2019, 05:32 Go to last post
  20. Parachute and Dinghy Drill

    Started by ClintCoffey, 21st May 2019 15:11
    • Replies: 8
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    17th June 2019, 02:18 Go to last post
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 545
    16th June 2019, 17:21 Go to last post
  21. 470902 - Unaccounted Airmen- - 02-09-1947

    Started by Alex Smart, 15th June 2019 00:43
    • Replies: 3
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    16th June 2019, 16:45 Go to last post
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 559
    16th June 2019, 16:02 Go to last post
  22. Crash of Dakota DC3 (KG799) 23/02/1946

    Started by Fred J Crawley, 14th June 2019 14:29
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 99
    16th June 2019, 11:13 Go to last post
  23. 470901 - Unaccounted Airmen - 01-09-1947

    Started by Alex Smart, 15th June 2019 00:40
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 53
    16th June 2019, 09:58 Go to last post
  24. 470904 - Unaccounted Airmen- 04-09-1947

    Started by Alex Smart, 15th June 2019 00:48
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 55
    16th June 2019, 09:40 Go to last post
  25. 470906 - Unaccounted Airmen- 06-09-1947

    Started by Alex Smart, 15th June 2019 00:52
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 65
    16th June 2019, 09:33 Go to last post
  26. 470903 - Unaccounted Airman - 03-09-1947

    Started by Alex Smart, 15th June 2019 00:46
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 64
    16th June 2019, 09:31 Go to last post
  27. 470905 - Unaccounted Airmen- 05-09-1947

    Started by Alex Smart, 15th June 2019 00:50
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 63
    16th June 2019, 09:26 Go to last post

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