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    Default Unaccounted airmen - 6-10-1940

    What caused the death of and/or what were the places of death registration for:

    AC2 Keith A. FERGUSON - 1057320 - died of wounds or injuries received on active service;
    LAC Alan MacKLEY - 622487 - 72 Sqn (Biggin Hill, Kent) - killed on active service, and
    AC2 Henry E. STENNETT - 747227 - died of wounds or injuries received on active service.

    Aerodromes Hendon, Northolt, Biggin Hill, Hornchurch, Tangmere and Uxbridge were attacked by the Luftwaffe.

    Proposed aircraft losses for this day:
    Albatross - G-AFDL - BOAC - crashed in forced landing Pucklechurch, Gloucestershire
    Blenheim I - L6624 - RAE - crashed; no further details.

    Regards and thanks for your help.
    Henk.

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    Hi Henk
    Can only find Stennett,24, registered at Uxbridge and Mackley,23, at Bromley in Kent(probably Biggin Hill)
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    Dick
    Last edited by Dick; 11th April 2008 at 14:54.

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    Thanks Dick.
    Regards and good weekend,
    Henk.

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    FERGUSON - also registered Bromley.

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    Martyn

    The Hull Daily Mail of October 11th 1940 carried a report about his funeral:

    HESSLE AIRMAN'S FUNERAL
    Killed as Result of Enemy Action
    The funeral took place, at Hessle cemetery yesterday, following a memorial service in the Wesley church, of Aircraftman Keith A. [Andrew] Ferguson, of 20, The Circle, Hessle, who died as aresult of enemy action in a London hospital on Sunday at the age of 19.


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    Simon

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