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    Default pilot F/Lt Ernest Leopold WILLIAMS DFC buried Kiel War Cem. Germany

    Hi,
    know the squadron F/Lt (80424) Ernest Leopold WILLIAMS DFC (pilot) RAFVR?
    F/Lt Williams DFC lost 14-2-1945 - buried Kiel War Cem., Germany. (source is CWGC)
    It belongs to the crew F/Lt (nav.) O.G. Richards - Mosquito RS514 of NFDW (buried Kiel War Cem., Germany) ?
    Who may help me ?
    Regards,
    Pavel

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    The UK GRO list of overseas RAF dead gives hsi unit as

    RAF Ford

    O G Richards unit si given simply as 'Ford'
    The unit being 'Night Fighter Development Wing' NFDW
    Dennis Burke
    - Dublin

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

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    Hi Denis
    Thank you.
    Known fact: navigator F / Lt O.G. Richards - Mosquito RS514 NFDW of RAF
    http://aviation-safety.net/wikibase/wiki.php?id=73105
    http://www.rafcommands.com/archive/08516.php
    Looking for information about who was the pilot Mosquito RS514.
    F/Lt Ernest Leopold WILLIAMS DFC? or place of accident?
    Cheers
    Pavel

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    and above I'm pointing out that both men have the same unit listed against them by the GRO listing, both were assigned to 'RAF Ford' at the time of death
    Dennis Burke
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    Foreign Aircrew and Aircraft Ireland 1939-1945
    www.ww2irishaviation.com

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    Thank you very much.
    I deer. correct address:
    http://aviation-safety.net/wikibase/....php?id=164259
    Regards,
    Pavel

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