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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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    4. 1943,
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    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: CWGC Errors

    Started by Jagan, 18th November 2018 02:06
    6 Pages
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    16th October 2019, 08:10 Go to last post
  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: RAF Abbreviation Reference

    Started by munro, 8th May 2010 16:47
    19 Pages
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    • Replies: 187
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    9th October 2019, 08:38 Go to last post
  3. Sticky Thread Sticky: Forum Issues? Please use this thread.

    Started by grounded, 3rd April 2015 18:02
    13 Pages
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    • Replies: 124
    • Views: 38,187
    3rd October 2019, 17:47 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
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    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 12,510
    18th September 2018, 01:32 Go to last post
  1. James Alexander Williams SAAF 420918 (P47642?)

    Started by pzulba, 22nd October 2019 15:56
    • Replies: 5
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    23rd October 2019, 09:40 Go to last post
    • Replies: 33
    • Views: 6,605
    23rd October 2019, 08:57 Go to last post
  2. No.5 A.S.P

    Started by Steve Smith, 22nd October 2019 16:08
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 57
    23rd October 2019, 08:24 Go to last post
  3. Hudsons AE586 and FH407

    Started by robstitt, 20th October 2019 22:54
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 153
    23rd October 2019, 06:59 Go to last post
  4. Calling all Malta experts!

    Started by Errol Martyn, 23rd October 2019 03:29
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 48
    23rd October 2019, 06:54 Go to last post
  5. Maurice Halna du Fretay and its Zlin XII

    Started by Bertrand H, 22nd October 2019 06:36
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 97
    23rd October 2019, 05:59 Go to last post
  6. high icing index above freezing level

    Started by Marcel L., 19th October 2019 11:40
    2 Pages
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    • Replies: 16
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    22nd October 2019, 21:23 Go to last post
  7. R/T in aircraft ?

    Started by Steve Smith, 22nd October 2019 16:12
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 48
    22nd October 2019, 16:12 Go to last post
  8. Fg Off Horace Nicholson's 'Secret' Met Posting

    Started by Resmoroh, 9th September 2017 15:30
    • Replies: 7
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    22nd October 2019, 13:34 Go to last post
  9. No.73 Squadron April 1940.

    Started by Steve Smith, 20th October 2019 14:26
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 144
    22nd October 2019, 09:52 Go to last post
  10. No.136 Wing CO and his navigator

    Started by HughAHalliday, 22nd October 2019 05:31
    • Replies: 0
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    22nd October 2019, 05:31 Go to last post
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 407
    21st October 2019, 22:01 Go to last post
  11. OMG....

    Started by paulmcmillan, 16th October 2019 08:15
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 299
    21st October 2019, 18:14 Go to last post
  12. 471222 - Unaccounted Airmen - 22-12-1947

    Started by Alex Smart, 10th October 2019 14:52
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 107
    21st October 2019, 08:29 Go to last post
  13. jamming GEE - signal inversion

    Started by Marcel L., 20th October 2019 15:40
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 89
    21st October 2019, 06:41 Go to last post
  14. Halifax III MZ509

    Started by Richard.K, 19th October 2019 21:45
    • Replies: 2
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    21st October 2019, 00:35 Go to last post
  15. 19 (LAA) Sqn - where was it based in Aug-Oct 1949?

    Started by Errol Martyn, 17th October 2019 06:53
    • Replies: 4
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    20th October 2019, 21:01 Go to last post
  16. Crossing the Battle lines, October 9, 1944

    Started by JDCAVE, 20th October 2019 02:54
    • Replies: 4
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    20th October 2019, 18:55 Go to last post
  17. Code name 'Rona'

    Started by Steve Smith, 12th October 2019 20:26
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 214
    19th October 2019, 15:52 Go to last post
  18. T.I's and release-point flares

    Started by Marcel L., 19th October 2019 11:34
    • Replies: 2
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    19th October 2019, 13:48 Go to last post
  19. rituals before take-off

    Started by Marcel L., 16th October 2019 20:27
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    • Replies: 11
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    19th October 2019, 11:07 Go to last post
  20. 471231 - Unaccounted Airmen - 31-12-1947

    Started by Alex Smart, 18th October 2019 10:24
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 93
    19th October 2019, 09:44 Go to last post
  21. BE.2C Biplane Wrecked - The Mendips - 8th March 1918 - Any Ideas?

    Started by Robbo1966, 15th October 2019 07:01
    3 Pages
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    • Replies: 22
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    19th October 2019, 06:23 Go to last post
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    • Views: 151
    19th October 2019, 00:33 Go to last post
  22. 471227 - Unaccounted Airmen - 27-12-1947

    Started by Alex Smart, 18th October 2019 10:15
    • Replies: 2
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    18th October 2019, 12:28 Go to last post
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 55
    18th October 2019, 12:11 Go to last post
  23. 471228 - Unaccounted Airmen - 28-12-1947

    Started by Alex Smart, 18th October 2019 10:16
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 42
    18th October 2019, 12:08 Go to last post
  24. 471230 - Unaccounted Airmen - 30-12-1947

    Started by Alex Smart, 18th October 2019 10:21
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 38
    18th October 2019, 11:10 Go to last post
  25. 471229 - Unaccounted Airman - 29-12-1947

    Started by Alex Smart, 18th October 2019 10:20
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 38
    18th October 2019, 11:01 Go to last post
  26. Training flight "Goggles Test"

    Started by CZ_RAF, 17th October 2019 13:56
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 90
    18th October 2019, 11:01 Go to last post

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