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    Default Whitley Z6824 77 Sqd / Sgt D Thomas.

    Hi ,

    i am seeking information on Sgt D Thomas A/G , who was Taken POW on 7/9/41 , He was one of the crew of Whitley Z6824 of 77 Sqd during Ops to Huls Holland .

    i have the Entry in Chorley's BCL , so if anyone has any Knowledge of Sgt D Thomas i would very much like to make contact he was the sole survivor of the crew of this Whitley.

    Any info forthcoming would be very welcome . TIA Phill Jones

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    fresh information suggests he joined the RAF in 1936 and was a an ex Halton Brat ? does anyone know of a list of Halton Brats etc

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    Phil,

    POW NO 9578, in 8B and 357 according to Oliver Clutton-Brook. He also states captured on 6th.

    357 could mean Thorn or Fallingbostal or both as is the norm.

    Do you have his liberation questionnaire? That will give his home address.

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    Loss Card has him

    Thomas D
    1100856
    2nd Pilot Sgt

    And
    AIR 78-156 shows him as David Thomas
    Last edited by paulmcmillan; 19th June 2014 at 11:03.

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    Thank you , Nick/ Paul very helpful , Nick i don't have his Liberation Questionnaire can you tell me where i might obtain this ?

    again my thanks Phill jones

    Paul do you have this loss card ? if so any chance of a copy ?
    Last edited by phill jones; 19th June 2014 at 13:05. Reason: missing text

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    Nick PM on its way Phill

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    Phil,

    It should hopefully come to you next Tuesday after a visit to Kew. PM me with your E Mail address and i'll send it on to you then.

    Regards,

    Nick

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    I don't have the loss card but I know a web site that does


    http://www.lancasterbombers.net/lanc...ers_v1_033.htm

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