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    440117 - Unaccounted Airwoman & Airmen - 17-1-1944

    From Henk's list -

    WAAF
    GRIFFITHS, Lorna (Canadian) - ACW2 - 2113205 - WAAF - Hunwick, Durham.

    ITALY
    CASHMORE, Horace - Cpl - 1530081 - RAFVR - Salerno, Italy.

    UK
    COOPER, Ivan Sydney - AC2c - 1898221 - RAFVR - Littlehampton, Sussex.
    HUGHES, Eldon Wyn - Cpl - 1054384 - RAFVR - Guilsfield, Montgomeryshire.

    From CWGC & Geoff's sites -

    BELGIUM
    LANIS, Joseph Maurice Andre Adelin G - Sgt (Pilot) - 1814808 - RAFVR - Morville Communal, Namur, Belgium.

    CANADA
    HERNDON, Preston Krumbhaar - Captain - RAFFC - Ottawa Memorial, Ontario, Canada.

    INDIA
    GOODWIN, Clifford Davies - LAC - 1011231 - RAFVR - Calcutta (Bhowanipore), Kolkata, India.
    PRINGLE, Kenneth Westley - AC2c - 1668578 - RAFVR - Calcutta (Bhowanipore), Kolkata, India.

    ISRAEL
    Phillips, Herbert Llewellyn - AC1c - 1155201 - RAFVR - Khayat Beach, Israel & Palestine.

    UK
    FRANCIS, William - F/O (Pilot) - 144217 - RAFVR - Edinburgh (Rosebank), Edinburgh.
    MASON, Owen John Currie - F/L (Nav) - 110556 - RAFVR- Banff, Banffshire.
    TOACH, Reginald - Sgt - 334509 - RAF - Humberstone (St. Mary), Leicestershire.
    TURNER, Frederick - F/S (WoP/A/G) -1263330 - RAFVR - Oxford (Botley), Oxfordshire. [Wellington X - LN506 - 15 OTU].
    WOOLVEN, Leonard John - F/L (Pilot Instr) - 110641 - RAFVR - Bentley-With-Arksey New, Yorkshire. [Wellington X - LN506 - 15 OTU].

    Alex
    Last edited by Alex Smart; 23rd October 2013 at 03:18.

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    Hi

    ITALY
    CASHMORE, Horace - Cpl - serving with 8000 AMES.

    Canada
    LANIS, Joseph Maurice Andre Adelin G - Sgt (Pilot) - killed whilst flying in Harvard II, FE921 of No 34 SFTS, which was lost in an accident on this date.
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    INDIA
    GOODWIN, Clifford Davies - LAC - serving with 3 BSU.
    PRINGLE, Kenneth Westley - AC2 - serving with 167 Wing.

    ISRAEL
    Phillips, Herbert Llewellyn - AC1 - serving at Haifa.

    UK
    GRIFFITHS, Lorna (Canadian) - ACW2 - registered in York.
    COOPER, Ivan Sydney - AC2 - possibly killed whilst flying in Anson I, EG704 of No 14 (P) AFU, which crashed in the circuit at Banff near Ladybridge Station.
    HUGHES, Eldon Wyn - Cpl - registered in Barnett.
    FRANCIS, William - F/O (Pilot) - not Eng/Wales?.
    MASON, Owen John Currie - F/L (Nav) - possibly killed whilst flying in Anson I, EG704 of No 14 (P) AFU, which crashed in the circuit at Banff near Ladybridge Station.
    TOACH, Reginald - Sgt - registered in Millom.
    TURNER, Frederick - F/S (WoP/A/G) -confirmed in Wellington X - LN506 - 15 OTU
    WOOLVEN, Leonard John - F/L (Pilot Instr) - confirmed in Wellington X - LN506 - 15 OTU

    Malcolm

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    Toach died of natural causes at Millom.

    January 17th 1944, SSQ, “334509 Sgt Toach R.E. RAF Millom. The above named airman collapsed while in the Sgts Mess at RAF Millom at 23.35 hours following a game of “indoor rugby”. When seen by the Medical Officer about midnight he was found to be dead. Cause of death was assumed to Coronary Thrombosis.”
    Alan Clark

    Peak District Air Accident Research

    http://www.peakdistrictaircrashes.co.uk/

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    Hi,
    I have FRANCIS, William - F/O (Pilot), MASON, Owen John Currie - F/L (Nav) and Pennington, E. P/O RCAF on Anson EG704 near Ladybridge Station, Banff.

    Alan

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