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    440526 - Unaccounted Airwoman & Airmen - 26-5-1944

    From Henk's list -

    WAAF
    UK
    CURRIE, Fay T - ACW2 - 2043380 - WAAF - Galashiels (Eastlands), Selkirkshire.

    UK
    CARTWRIGHT, Cecil William - LAC - 640825 - RAF - Finningley (Holy Trinity & St. Oswald), Nottinghamshire.
    GREEN, Cyril Robert - AC2c - 2202656 - RAFVR - Sheffield (Shiregreen), Yorkshire.
    HARTLEY, James Charles - LAC - 1431017 - RAFVR - Rawtenstall, Lancashire.
    WHITELAW, Eric - LAC - 1045457 - RAFVR - Tynemouth (Preston), Northumberland.

    From CWGC & Geoff's sites -

    INDIA
    DUGDALE, Leonard - Cpl - 1157218 - RAFVR - Madras, India.

    IRAQ
    BROAD, Edwin George William - F/S - 574148 - RAF - Habbaniya, Iraq.


    UK
    BROE, Bernard - Sgt(WoP/A/G) - 1450090 - RAFVR - Newark-Upon-Trent, Nottinghamshire. [ Lancaster I - L7578 - 5 LFS ].
    CLARK, Albert Dennis - Sgt(Nav) - RAFVR - Newark-Upon-Trent, Nottinghamshire. [ Lancaster I - L7578 - 5 LFS ].
    DAVIDSON, Paul nAlexander - F/O(Pilot) - 159852 - RAFVR - Oxford (Botley), Oxfordshire.
    GURDEN, Leslie Norman - Sgt(WoP/A/G) - 1291835 - RAFVR - Romford, Essex. [ Whitley V - EB384 - 19 OTU ].
    MIDDLEMAS, James Graham - Sgt(Flt/Engr) - 1822037 - RAFVR - Newark-Upon-Trent, Nottinghamshire. [ Lancaster I - L7578 - 5 LFS ].
    NICHOLLS, Dereck - Sgt(A/G) - 1852333 - RAFVR - Newark-Upon-Trent, Nottinghamshire. [ Lancaster I - L7578 - 5 LFS ].

    ZIMBABWE
    ROGERS, Leo James - Cpl (Pilot U/T) - 962730 - RAFVR - Bulawayo (Athlone), Zimbabwe.

    Alex

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    WHITELAW 1045457 - died of Acute Appendicitis Pylephlebitis at Bangor Hospital, Broxburn, West Lothian.

    Regards

    Simon
    Last edited by wwrsimon; 27th February 2014 at 07:59. Reason: end of post was cut off for some reason...

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    Hi

    INDIA
    DUGDALE, Leonard - Cpl - serving with 312 MU.

    IRAQ
    BROAD, Edwin George William - F/S - serving with 1 ADU

    UK
    CURRIE, Fay T - ACW2 - not Eng/Wales?.
    CARTWRIGHT, Cecil William - LAC - registered in Worksop.
    GREEN, Cyril Robert - AC2 - registered in Andover.
    HARTLEY, James Charles - LAC - registered in Southampton.
    BROE, Bernard - Sgt(WoP/A/G) - Lancaster I - L7578 - 5 LFS ].
    CLARK, Albert Dennis - Sgt(Nav) - Lancaster I - L7578 - 5 LFS ].
    DAVIDSON, Paul nAlexander - F/O(Pilot) - registered in Bedford.
    GURDEN, Leslie Norman - Sgt(WoP/A/G) - Whitley V - EB384 - 19 OTU ].
    MIDDLEMAS, James Graham - Sgt(Flt/Engr) - Lancaster I - L7578 - 5 LFS ].
    NICHOLLS, Dereck - Sgt(A/G) - Lancaster I - L7578 - 5 LFS ].

    ZIMBABWE
    ROGERS, Leo James - Cpl (Pilot U/T) - probably killed whilst flying in Oxford I, X6677 of No 21 SFTS, which crashed near Lower Hillside Dam, Bulawayo.

    Malcolm

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    Fay T Currie died in Emergency Hospital, Bridge of Earn from natural medical causes.
    Dennis Burke
    - Dublin

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

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    Hello,

    IRAQ.

    574148 F/S Edwin George William BROAD RAF - Habbaniya, Iraq.

    Possibly connected with the following loss:

    26-5-1944
    No.1 ADU
    Dakota III KG494 (c/n. 12815, ex-42-92957)

    Ran out of fuel in dust storm on delivery flight, and crashed in desert 2m W of Habbaniya, Iraq.

    See: RAF Aircraft KA100-KZ999/Air-Britain (1990)/26.

    Col.
    Last edited by COL BRUGGY; 7th April 2018 at 05:22.

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    F/O Ernest Bigland Knight C4396 RCAF was a member of 230 Squadron on 21st/22nd December 1940 he was on Sunderland T9071 that was shot down off the coast near Ras Amar, Libya.

    He died on 26th May 1944 of acute appendicitis with complications. He is buried in Regina Cemetery, Saskatchewan, Canada.

    Chris

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