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    Sgt J G H Mattews (sic) RAF was found in the sea in Lady Bay, Kirkcolm, Wigtonshire, on 8 February 1942, was he the pilot of a 74 Sqn Spitfire which crashed in that area?

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    No and Yes.

    Pilot of Spitfire but not the details you have - RCAF

    http://www.cwgc.org/find-war-dead/casualty/2455888/MATTHEWS,%20JOSEPH%20HENRY%20GABRIEL

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    Thanks Ross - I thought the Mattews didn't sound right. Original info came from the researches of a friend, Douglas Sim.
    Maybe someone will come up with a serial.

    Keith

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    Hi Keith

    I have AD568

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    Thanks Ross

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    Hi keith ,

    Sgt Matthews ,arrived 74 Sqd 3/11/41, from Course 9 53 OTU Llandow .

    Cheers Phill Jones
    Last edited by phill jones; 22nd April 2013 at 19:47. Reason: typo

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    Thanks for that info.
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