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    440610 - Unaccounted Airwoman & Airmen - 10-6-1944

    From Henk's list -

    WAAF
    UK
    REEVES, Ann Alice Minnie - Lacw - 2025511 - WAAF - Camberwell New, London.

    FRANCE
    HARRIS, David - AC1c - 1143334 -RAFVR - Crepon, Calvados, France.
    ONLEY, Frank Thomas - Cpl - 1446612 - RAFVR - Crepon, Calvados, France.

    UK
    MACGREGOR, John - F/O (Pilot) - 153403 - RAFVR - Oxford ( Botley ), Oxfordshire.
    NUNN, Eric Charles - Cpl - 1186810 - RAFVR - Grundisburgh ( St. Mary ), Suffolk.
    VIRTUE, Alexander - F/S - 1378792 - RAFVR - Newcastle-Upon-Tyne (St. Nicholas ), Northumberland.

    From CWGC & Geoff's sites -

    CANADA
    FULLER, Ronald Alan - Sgt - 1603956 - RAFVR - Ottawa Memorial, Ontario, Canada. [ Mosquito B.20 - KB163 - 36 OTU ].

    FRANCE
    BRYAN, John Michael - Wng Cdr -(Pilot) - 102570 - D F C & Bar - RAFVR - Bretteville-Sur-Laize Canadian, Calvados, France.

    SOUTH AFRICA
    TILLMAN, Charles Frederick - W/O - 908639 - RAFVR - George Cemetery, Western Cape, South Africa.

    UK
    KELLY, Daniel - Sgt ( Air Bomber ) - 1521682 - RAFVR - Edinburgh (Portobello ), Edinburgh. [ Wellington X - HE820 - 30 OTU ].
    MACLEAN, Alistair - F/L ( Pilot ) - 115298 - RAFVR - Tobermory , kilninian and Kilmore, Isle of Mull. [ Wellington X - HE820 - 30 OTU ].
    STEVENS, Donald - F/O ( Pilot ) - 150017 - RAFVR - Woking (St. Johns ), Surrey. [ Hurricane IIc - PG425 - 21 OTU ].

    ZIMBABWE
    POTTER, Vincent Ruebin - Sgt ( Pilot ) - 1802980 - RAFVR - Bulawayo (Athlone), Zimbabwe.
    SMITH, Kenneth - AC2c - (Pilot U/T ) - 1805898 - RAFVR - Bulawayo, ( Athlone ), Zimbabwe.

    Alex

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    Concerning Sgt. Fuller, my notes show Mosquito KB163 as lost at sea.

    Geoff's search engine suggests that F/O J.N. McDowell, J26136 was also lost on this aircraft, can anyone confirm this?
    Last edited by Bill Walker; 11th March 2014 at 14:10.

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    VIRTUE 1378792 - died of cancer, registered Aylesbury, and has been mentioned on here before:

    http://www.rafcommands.com/forum/sho...n-of-Newcastle

    Regards

    Simon

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    BRYAN - an archived thread shows Henk replying to an enquiry - 136 Wing. Typhoon MN415. Shot down by flak near Sassy/France.

    http://www.rafcommands.com/archive/00376.php

    More information on Bryan can be found at http://forum.keypublishing.com/archi...p/t-41339.html

    Martyn

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    Hi

    FRANCE
    HARRIS, David - AC1 - 1143334 serving with 483 GCC.
    ONLEY, Frank Thomas - Cpl - serving with 530 (J) MSU.

    CANADA
    FULLER, Ronald Alan - Sgt - Mosquito B.20 - KB163 - 36 OTU, Allison confirms McDowell also on board.

    FRANCE
    BRYAN, John Michael - Wng Cdr -(Pilot) - killed whilst flying in Typhoon IB, MN415 of No 136 Wing, which was shot down by flak near Sassy.

    SOUTH AFRICA
    TILLMAN, Charles Frederick - W/O - serving at 61 AS

    UK
    REEVES, Ann Alice Minnie - Lacw - possibly died from injuries sustained the previous night when Wellington X, HE854 of No 26 OTU crashed and burst into flames into a hanger, in which she was working at Wing shortly after taking off from a night flying test.
    MACGREGOR, John - F/O (Pilot) - killed whilst flying in Oxford I, NM278 of No 18 (P) AFU, which made a violent recovery from a diving turn at Snitterfield, causing the wings to break away.
    NUNN, Eric Charles - Cpl - registered in Christchurch.
    VIRTUE, Alexander - F/S - He had been flying in Wellington IC, T2506 of No 103 Sqn, which crashed in Southern Ireland on 25 Oct 1941 and was interned. Released he died from cancer, possibly in the RAF Hospital, Halton, which had been diagnosed the previous year.
    KELLY, Daniel - Sgt ( Air Bomber ) - Wellington X - HE820 - 30 OTU ].
    MACLEAN, Alistair - F/L ( Pilot ) - Wellington X - HE820 - 30 OTU ].
    STEVENS, Donald - F/O ( Pilot ) - Hurricane IIc - PG425 - 21 OTU ].

    ZIMBABWE
    POTTER, Vincent Ruebin - Sgt ( Pilot ) - probably killed whilst flying in Oxford II, AP496 of No 21 SFTS, which crashed at Roseburn Farm, Bulawayo whilst low flying.
    SMITH, Kenneth - AC2 - (Pilot U/T ) - se Potter

    Malcolm

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    Hello

    UK
    REEVES, Ann Alice Minnie - Lacw - 2025511 - her death was reported in the Bucks Herald of June 23rd 1944.

    See: http://www.rafcommands.com/forum/sho...irmen-9-6-1944

    Regards

    Simon

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