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    440816 - Unaccounted Airmen - 16-8-1944

    From Henk's List -

    EGYPT
    GRACE, John Marcel - Cpl - 1265588 - RAFVR - Heliopolis War Cemetery, Egypt.

    FRANCE
    MACINTOSH, John Leslie - LAC - 1490126 - RAFVR - La Delivrande War Cemetery, Douvres, France.

    UK
    BAWDEN, Reginald William Henry - Cpl - 1250716 - RAFVR - Chingford Mount Cemetery, Essex.
    KOURATOU, John Yiannis - LAC - 1461348 - RAFVR - St. Pancras Cemetery, Middlesex.
    MORRIS, Charles Henry - AC2c - 1446620 - RAFVR - Islington Cemetery & Crematorium, Middlesex.
    REVELL, Leslie - AC2c - 1474019 - RAFVR - West Ilsley (All Saints) Churchyard, Berkshire.
    SADLER, Edmund Daniel Charles - LAC - 1202724 - RAFVR - Chichester Cemetery, Sussex.

    From CWGC & Geoff's sites -

    CANADA
    DAVIS, William - LAC - 1014251 - RAFVR - Wallaceburg (River View) Cemetery, Ontario, Canada.

    INDIA
    ARMSTRONG, William Vipond - Cpl - 866588 - Royal Air Force (Auxiliary Air Force) - Delhi War Cemetery, India.
    BERRY, Owen James - LAC - 1234314 - RAFVR - Gauhati War cemetery, India.

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    William Davis was with 33 SFTS and died from Pulmonary TB.
    Canada, War Graves Registers (Circumstances of Casualty), 1914-1948 on Ancestry.com
    Dennis Burke
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    Hi

    EGYPT
    GRACE, John Marcel - Cpl - 2 BARU.

    FRANCE
    MACINTOSH, John Leslie - LAC - not in GRO Lists.

    UK
    BAWDEN, Reginald William Henry - Cpl - registered in Essex S W.
    KOURATOU, John Yiannis - LAC - registered in Essex S W.
    MORRIS, Charles Henry - AC2 - registered in Islington.
    REVELL, Leslie - AC2 - registered in Ipswich
    SADLER, Edmund Daniel Charles - LAC - registered in Chichester.

    INDIA
    ARMSTRONG, William Vipond - Cpl - 322 MU.
    BERRY, Owen James - LAC - 6101 AMES.

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    Bawden is listed as Killed on Active Service, Kouratou is listed as Died of Wounds or injuries received on Active service.

    Same page of the register has a Glady L Edwards matching a Civilian war dead from WALTHAMSTOW, MUNICIPAL BOROUGH. There are a large number of civilian war dead for this date in that area so perhaps a V1 attack.

    Revell and MacIntosh are listed as DOAS.
    Cannot find Morris or Sadler.

    W V Armstrong is listed as DOAS but Berry is not in the same 1945 casualty list.
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    An update for ARMSTRONG, William Vipond - Cpl - 866588:

    The Newcastle Evening Chronicle of Monday, September 4th 1944, page 6, had the following entry in the BMD section:

    ROLL OF HONOUR
    ARMSTRONG (53, Naylor Avenue, Winlaton Mill). Died of typhoid fever, India, August, 1944, aged 35, Corpl. William Vipond, R.A.F., dearly beloved husband of Betty (nee Atkinson, of Dunston). Deeply mourned by his loving wife Betty and son Billy. Memorial service at Christ Church, Dunston, Sunday, Sept 10, at 3.30 p.m.. All friends and neighbours kindly invited.

    Regards

    Simon

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