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    440619 - Unaccounted Airmen - 19-6-1944

    From Henk's list -

    MALTA
    LEE, Maldwyn Herbert - LAC - 1316626 - RAFVR - Matla memorial, Malta.

    UK
    COTTON, Arthur Francis - LAC - 1632246 - RAFVR - Paddington Old, Kilburn, Middlesex.
    EVANS, Ronald - AC2c - 977953 - RAFVR - Hooton (St. Paul), Cheshire.
    FORSTER, Thomas - AC1c - 1135843 - RAFVR - North Ormesby, Yorkshire.
    YAW, Francis - LAC - 1552606 - RAFVR - Glasgow (St. Kentigern's), Glasgow.

    From CWGC & Geoff's sites -

    SIERRA LEONE
    BAINES, Frank - LAC = 2213955 - RAFVR - Freetown (King Tom), Sierra Leone.

    SINGAPORE
    ANG KIM TEE - AC2c - 786209 - RAF - Kranji, Singapore. [ Not found in "Unsung Heroes" ].

    SOUTH AFRICA
    BALL, Gregory Herbert - AC2c (Pilot U/T) - 1583478 - RAFVR - Standerton, Mpumalanga, South Africa. [ Harvard IIa - 7256 (ex-41-33470-EX497) - 25 AS ].

    UK
    MITCHELL, David Cooper - F/L (Pilot) - 69439 - RAFVR - Glasgow (Eastwood), Glasgow. [ Spitfire Ib - R7065 - "Chelmsford" - 57 OTU ].

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    Hi


    MALTA
    LEE, Maldwyn Herbert - LAC - serving at Bone

    SIERRA LEONE
    BAINES, Frank - LAC = serving with 7204 SE.

    SOUTH AFRICA
    BALL, Gregory Herbert - AC2 (Pilot U/T) - Harvard IIa - 7256 (ex-41-33470-EX497) - 25 AS ].

    UK
    COTTON, Arthur Francis - LAC - registered in Willesden.
    EVANS, Ronald - AC2 - registered in West Cheshire.
    FORSTER, Thomas - AC1 - registered in Gloucester Rural
    YAW, Francis - LAC - not Eng/Wales?.
    MITCHELL, David Cooper - F/L (Pilot) - Spitfire Ib - R7065 - "Chelmsford" - 57 OTU ].

    Malcolm

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    LAC Arthur Cotton was killed by a flying bomb at his home, 14 Craven Road, Willesden; his wife, Constance, also died.

    Mark

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    Hello

    EVANS, Ronald - AC2c - 977953 - the Chester Chronicle of June 24th 1944 reported that he died at home. He contracted a serious illness while serving with the R.A.F., from which he never fully recovered.

    YAW, Francis - LAC - 1552606 - can't find him in Scotland.

    Regards

    Simon

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    Yaw - He was serving with No 1674 HCU and was killed in an accident involving an aircraft.

    Malcolm

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