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    431209 - Unaccounted Airwoman & Airmen -9-12-1943

    From Henk's list -

    WAAF
    UK
    WOODLEY, Morfydd Lilian - LACW - 2077272 - WAAF - Mynyddislwyn (St. Tudwr), Monmouthshire.

    ALGERIA
    BLEASE, Thomas Henry - Sgt - 348512 - RAF - El Alia, Algeria.

    UK
    CLARK, Ronald - Cpl - 990659 - RAFVR - Bishop Auckland, Durham.

    From CWGC & Geoff's sites -

    INDIA
    LENNON, Henry Holland - LAC - 1148442 - RAFVR - Delhi, India.
    TORR, James Arnold - AC1 - 1076438 - RAFVR - Calcutta (Bhowanipore), Kolkata, India.
    UK
    BOILSTONE, John William - F/S (Pilot) - 1245319 - RAFVR - Romsley (St. Kenelm), Worcestershire.

    Also -
    From CWGC & Geoff's sites -
    POW
    MOORE, Harry DELBRIDGE - LAC - 1356286 - RAFVR - AMBON , Indonesia.
    BUT
    From "Unsung Heroes of the RAF" by Les & Pam Stubbs -
    Page 184
    MOORE, Harry DELBRIDE - 1356286 - Unit not known - Held Java, Moluccas (Ambon) - Died Ambon (Liang) - 9.12.43 - Buried Ambon.
    Delbridge or Delbride. Which christian name is correct ?

    Alex

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    Hi Alex
    Morfydd Woodley,24, registered at Northampton.
    2 possible Clarks
    1.Age 17, registered at Durham S.E
    2. Age 32, Registerd at Caistor. Lincs. The more likely candidate for a Corporal
    Boilstone,28, registered at Wigton, Cumberland
    Regards
    Dick

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    Hi

    ALGERIA
    BLEASE, Thomas Henry - Sgt - serving with 210 Group.

    INDIA
    LENNON, Henry Holland - LAC - serving at HQ ACSEA.
    TORR, James Arnold - AC1 - serving at AHQ Calcutta.
    UK
    BOILSTONE, John William - F/S (Pilot) - possibly killed whilst flying in Beaufort II, LS146 of No 16 FPP, which dived into the ground at Newton Arlosh near Kirkbride in Cumberland.

    Malcolm

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    Woodley, Blease, Cpl R Clark, Lennon, are all listed DOAS
    http://skynet.ie/~dan/war/flightsa/1...nscription.htm


    Cannot find Torr in the lists.


    The 1946 Wills Calender gives Moore's middle name as DELBRIDGE - I would imagine that would be fairly correct as records go. Birth index would indicate Delbridge was his mothers maiden name.
    Dennis Burke
    - Dublin

    Foreign Aircrew and Aircraft Ireland 1939-1945
    www.ww2irishaviation.com

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    Hello

    UK
    BOILSTONE, John William - F/S (Pilot) - 1245319 - the Graves Registration Report Form confirms his unit as 16 F.P.P. - it has "16th F.P."

    Regards

    Simon

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