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    Default 440203 - Unaccounted Airmen - 3-2-1944

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    440203 - Unaccounted Airmen - 3-2-1944

    From Henk's list -

    UK
    ADDICOTT, John James - LAC - 1412643 - RAFVR -Swanage (Godlingston ), Dorset.
    FOWLER, Norman - AC2c - 2247290 - RAFVR - Hither Green, London.
    MURDIE, Thomas Sydney Walker - LAC - 632298 - RAF - Ashington (Holy Sepulchre), Northumberland.
    TOMKINS, Herbert Dixon - Sgt(A/G) - 1686492 - RAFVR - Newcastle-Upon-Tyne (West Road), Northumberland. [ Wellington X - LN400 - 16 OTU ].


    From CWGC & Geoff's site's -

    INDIA
    GODDARD, David - LAC - 1325950 - RAFVR - Delhi, India.

    SIERRA LEONE
    SCHERZINGER, Albert Leslie - AC2c - 1579653 - RAFVR - Freetown (King Tom), Sierra Leone.

    UK
    BALLANTYNE, John Robinson - Sgt (WoP/A/G) - 1082323 - RAFVR - Mickley (St. George), Northumberland. [ Wellington X - HE749 - 84 OTU ].
    BUDDEN, Aubrey Ernest Walter - Sgt (A/G) - 1869819 - RAFVR - Northfleet, Kent.[ Wellington X - HE749 - 84 OTU ].
    LEWIS, Kenneth Buckler - Sgt (A/G) - 1869643 - RAFVR - Aspenden (St. Mary ), Hertfordshire. [ Wellington X - HE749 - 84 OTU ].
    LUMBY, Clifford Craven - F/O (Nav) - 148749 - RAFVR - Eccleshill Congregational, Yorkshire. [ Wellington X - HE749 - 84 OTU ].
    MAWHINNEY, James - Sgt (WoP/A/G) - 1494278 - RAFVR - Oxford (Botley), Oxfordshire., Derbyshire. [ Wellington X - LN400 - 16 OTU ].
    WARING, John - F/O (Air Bomber) - 151745 - RAFVR - Mount St. Mary's College, Derbyshire. [ Wellington X - HE749 - 84 OTU ].
    WEBB, James Albert - Sgt (WoP/A/G) - 1672977 - RAFVR - Blackpool (Carleton), Lancashire. [ Wellington Ic - Z1114 - 28 OTU ].

    ZIMBABWE
    PYCROFT, Arthur george - LAC (Pilot U/T) - 1285550 - RAFVR - Harare (Pioneer), Zimbabwe.

    Alex

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    Hi

    INDIA
    GODDARD, David - LAC - serving at HQ ACSEA.

    SIERRA LEONE
    SCHERZINGER, Albert Leslie - AC2 - serving at RAF Waterloo.

    UK
    ADDICOTT, John James - LAC - possibly serving with No 19 MU and was killed in a hanger fire at RAF St Athan, his death being registered in Bridgend.
    FOWLER, Norman - AC2 - registered in Biggleswade.
    MURDIE, Thomas Sydney Walker - LAC - registered in Newark.
    TOMKINS, Herbert Dixon - Sgt(A/G) - Wellington X - LN400 - 16 OTU ].
    BALLANTYNE, John Robinson - Sgt (WoP/A/G) - Wellington X - HE749 - 84 OTU ].
    BUDDEN, Aubrey Ernest Walter - Sgt (A/G) - Wellington X - HE749 - 84 OTU ].
    LEWIS, Kenneth Buckler - Sgt (A/G) - Wellington X - HE749 - 84 OTU ].
    LUMBY, Clifford Craven - F/O (Nav) - Wellington X - HE749 - 84 OTU ].
    MAWHINNEY, James - Sgt (WoP/A/G) - Wellington X - LN400 - 16 OTU ].
    WARING, John - F/O (Air Bomber) - Wellington X - HE749 - 84 OTU ].
    WEBB, James Albert - Sgt (WoP/A/G) - Wellington Ic - Z1114 - 28 OTU ].

    ZIMBABWE
    PYCROFT, Arthur george - LAC (Pilot U/T) - He was possibly killed whilst flying in Harvard IIA, EX172 of No 20 SFTS, which failed to return from a training flight.

    Malcolm

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    MURDIE 632298 - DOAS (Flight Magazine, April 6th 1944), registered (as Malcolm says), in Newark.

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    Simon

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    A quick update - LAC Thomas Sydney Walker Murdie died at Newark General Hospital.

    Regards

    Simon

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    LAC Thomas Sydney Walker Murdie was hit by a jeep driven by a member of the USAAF Staple Lane RAF Balderton.

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    Quote Originally Posted by noggin1969 View Post
    LAC Thomas Sydney Walker Murdie was hit by a jeep driven by a member of the USAAF Staple Lane RAF Balderton.
    Sorry Spring Lane : Was knocked down and killed in Spring Lane, Balderton, by a Jeep driven by Joe Lee Blenkinship, of the US Army Air Force. Joe told the subsequent inquest he had been temporarily blinded by the headlights of an oncoming vehicle and had not seen any pedestrians.

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    Default Re: The Unaccounted Project - Final Stretch Updates by Jon Heyworth

    William Charles Williams 1252914 , was reported missing believed drowned at the Battle School , Youlbury Camp, his body being recovered on 4 February

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    Default Re: The Unaccounted Project - Final Stretch Updates by Jon Heyworth

    Albert Leslie Scherzinger 157965 , attached to RAF Waterloo , was dangerously injured in a road accident at Devils Elbow, Freetown, on 28 January, dying in hospital of head Injuries

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