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    Default 431017 - Unaccounted Airmen - 17-10-1943

    Hello,

    From Henk's list

    BARNETT, George - LAC - 1462793 - RAFVR - Ottershaw (Christ Church) Surrey.
    FROWD, Leonard William - LAC - 701255 - RAFVR - Breamore (St. Mary) Hampshire.

    From CWGC & Geoff's sites

    UK
    BLOMFIELD, Arthur samuel Barton - Wng/Cdr - 37714 - RAF - Lexden (St. Leonard) Essex.
    KING, David Reginald - P/O - 152222 - RAFVR - Wrexham, Denbighshire.
    STEVENSON, George Richard - Cpl - 909839 - RAFVR - Donnington Wood (St. Matthew) Shropshire.

    GAMBIA
    STEVENSON, Ernest Grant Hervey - F/O - 132265 - RAFVR - Fajara, Gambia.

    INDIA
    ADDIS - BENNETT, Fredric Charles - LAC - 523367 - RAF - Calcutta (Bhowanipore) Kolkata, Calcutta, India.

    Alex
    Last edited by Alex Smart; 27th August 2013 at 19:16.

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    Hi Alex

    BARNETT, George - LAC - registered in Cambridge
    FROWD, Leonard William - registered in Gloucester Rural.
    BLOMFIELD, Arthur samuel Barton - Wng/Cdr - possible for Mosquito IV, DZ345 ot the TFU, which flew into high ground near Overbury in Worcestershire after losing control in bad weather
    STEVENSON, George Richard - Cpl - possible for Mosquito IV, DZ345 ot the TFU, which flew into high ground near Overbury in Worcestershire after losing control in bad weather
    KING, David Reginald - P/O - possibly killed whilst flying in either Oxford I, V4163 or LX195 of the 18 (P) AFU, which collided with each other near Ryton-on-Dunsmore in Warwickshire.
    STEVENSON, Ernest Grant Hervey - F/O - serving with 295 Wing
    IADDIS - BENNETT, Fredric Charles - LAC - serving with No 1 Civilian Maintenance Unit.

    Malcolm

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    All except King, Stevenson and Blomfield are DOAS casualties

    This HTML format might be easier to search
    http://skynet.ie/~dan/war/flightsa/1944-1%20DOAStranscription.htm

    The Mosquito casualties are listed here:
    http://www.thunder-and-lightnings.co.uk/memorial/entry.php?id=120

    And the Oxfords
    http://www.aviationarchaeology.org.uk/marg/crashes1943.htm

    Now, neither quote their source
    Last edited by dennis_burke; 27th August 2013 at 20:52.
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    Hello

    BARNETT, George - LAC - 1462793 - the National Probate Calendar records that he died at Leys School Addenbrookes Hospital Annexe, Cambridge.

    Regards

    Simon

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