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    441006 - Unaccounted Airwoman & Airmen - 6-10-1944

    From Henk's List -

    WAAF
    ENGLISH, Mary Elizabeth - LACW - 2077213 - WAAF - Risca (Danygraig) Cemetery, Monmouthshire.

    ALGERIA
    METCALFE, Herbert - AC1c - 1695795 - RAFVR - Dely Ibrahim War Cemetery, Algeria.

    EGYPT
    BRADFORD, Richard - P/O - 163092 - RAFVR - Alamein Memorial, Egypt.

    UK
    BEYNON, Ronald - Sgt(Pilot U/T) - 1685909 - RAFVR - Merthyr Tydfil (Pant) Cemetery, Glamorganshire.
    BURKES, Leslie Charles - LAC - 2208021 - RAFVR - Waallasey (Rake Lane) Cemetery, Cheshire.
    CARTER, Albert Edward - AC1c - 1668381 - RAFVR - Birmingham (Yardley) Cemetery, Warwickshire.
    CARTER, George William - AC1c - 1635250 - RAFVR - New Southgate Cemetery, Hertfordshire.
    DAVIES, Joseph Henry - AC1c - 1069245 - RAFVR - Barnsley Cemetery, Yorkshire.
    JONES, Arthur Gwyn - F/O(Pilot) - 169021 - RAFVR - Fishguard (Hermon) Baptist Burial Ground, Pembrokeshire.
    MITCHELL, Lionell Ambrose - LAC - 1240589 - RAFVR - Montrose (Sleepyhillock) Cemetery, Angus.
    MORALEE, William - Sgt - 506762 - RAF - Stanley (St. Thomas ) Churchyard, Durham.

    From CWGC & Geoff's sites -

    ATA
    HOWELL, Dennis John Richard - Third Officer - Air Transport Auxiliary - Rugby (Croop Hill) Cemetery, Warwickshire. [ Lancaster I - NG198 - 6 FPP - in Collision with Blenheim V - AZ946 - 12 AFU ].
    THOMPSON, William First Officer - Air Transport Auxiliary - Gosforth (Hollywood Avenue) Cemetery, Northumberland. [ Lancaster I - NG198 - 6 FPP - in Collision with Blenheim V - AZ946 - 12 AFU ].

    EGYPT
    GILLINGHAM, William Bernard - Sgt - 1604320 - RAFVR - Alamein Memorial, Egypt.
    JARRETT, Ronald - F/O - 153218 - RAFVR - Alamein Memorial, Egypt.
    MIZON, Kenneth John - Sgt - 1604736 - RAFVR - Alamein Memorial, Egypt.
    WILKINSON, Norman - F/O - 148564 - RAFVR - Alamein Memorial, Egypt.
    WILLIAMS, Rowland - Sgt - 2215929 - RAFVR - Alamein Memorial, Egypt.

    ISRAEL
    TAGUE, Frederick Michael - Sgt - 1342067 - RAFVR - Ramleh War Cemetery, Israel & Palestine. [ Wellington X - LP307 - 76 OTU ].

    SOUTH AFRICA
    BUDD, John Comyns - F/L - 115859 - RAFVR - Johannesburg (West Park) Cremation Memorial, Gauteng, South Africa.

    UK
    FIELD, Ronald William - F/S (Pilot) - 1319729 - RAFVR - Heston (St. Leonard ) Churchyard, Middlesex. [ Blenheim V - AZ946 - 12 AFU ].
    RESTELL, James Edwin - W/O (Pilot) - 1316661 - RAFVR - Portsmouth (Kingston) Cemetery, Hampshire. [ Anson I - W2632 - 4 AGS ].
    STEPHENSON, Florent Andre Henri - F/S (Pilot) - 1670849 - RAFVR - Torrisholme Cemetery, Lancashire. [ Anson I - EF806 - 62 OTU ].
    TRANMER, Eric William - F/S (Pilot) - 1127997 - RAFVR - Whitehaven Cemetery, Cumberland. [ Anson I - W2632 - 4 AGS ].
    WOODWARD, Vincent Arthur James - W/O (Nav) - 1376995 - RAFVR - Harrogate (Stonefall) Cemetery, Yorkshire. [ Anson I - EF806 - 62 OTU ].

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    Hi

    EGYPT
    BRADFORD, Richard - P/O - listed with 5 ME ARC but also possibly JS899.
    GILLINGHAM, William Bernard - Sgt - possibly killed whilst flying in Ventura V, JS899 of No 75 OTU, which failed to return from a night navigation exercise.
    JARRETT, Ronald - F/O - probably killed whilst flying in Beaufighter X, NE290 of No 79 OTU, which ditched in the sea during a training flight.
    MIZON, Kenneth John - Sgt - see Gillingham.
    WILKINSON, Norman - F/O - see Jarrett.
    WILLIAMS, Rowland - Sgt - see Gillingham.

    ISRAEL
    TAGUE, Frederick Michael - Sgt - probably Wellington X - LP307 - 76 OTU ].

    SOUTH AFRICA
    BUDD, John Comyns - F/L - RATG.

    UK
    ENGLISH, Mary Elizabeth - LACW - registered in Gloucester Rural.
    BEYNON, Ronald - Sgt(Pilot U/T) - registered in Northwich.
    BURKES, Leslie Charles - LAC - not Eng/Wales?.
    CARTER, Albert Edward - AC1 - registered in Aylesbury (RAF Hospital Halton?)
    CARTER, George William - AC1 - registered in Ely (RAF Hospital?).
    DAVIES, Joseph Henry - AC1 - registered in Barnsley.
    JONES, Arthur Gwyn - F/O(Pilot) - registered in Northwich.
    MITCHELL, Lionell Ambrose - LAC - not Eng/Wales?.
    MORALEE, William - Sgt - not Eng/Wales?.
    FIELD, Ronald William - F/S (Pilot) - Blenheim V - AZ946 - 12 AFU ].
    RESTELL, James Edwin - W/O (Pilot) - Anson I - W2632 - 4 AGS ].
    STEPHENSON, Florent Andre Henri - F/S (Pilot) - Anson I - EF806 - 62 OTU ].
    TRANMER, Eric William - F/S (Pilot) - Anson I - W2632 - 4 AGS ].
    WOODWARD, Vincent Arthur James - W/O (Nav) - Anson I - EF806 - 62 OTU ].

    Malcolm

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    Malcolm/Alex

    2208021 LAC Leslie Charles BURKES, died at Cambridge Military Hospital, Aldershot. Source is the National Probate Calendar on ancestry.co.uk

    1240589 LAC Lionel MITCHELL, died at Stracathro Hospital, Angus, of Weil's Disease. His address is given as 6 School Lane, Nether Wallop, Hampshire. Source is Scotland's People.

    I've also got William MORALEE, aged 36, death registered at Holderness, East Yorkshire, in December 1944 listed on ancestry.co.uk.

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    Cheers Simon

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    Hello

    WAAF
    ENGLISH, Mary Elizabeth - LACW - 2077213 - the Gloucester Citizen of October 7th 1944 reported that she was knocked down and received fatal injuries while crossing Cheltenham Road after alighting from a bus.

    BEYNON, Ronald - Sgt(Pilot U/T) - 1685909
    JONES, Arthur Gwyn - F/O(Pilot) - 169021
    Their respective G.R.R. Forms on their CWGC entries give their unit as 11 (P) A.F.U.

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    Beynon and Jones in Oxford DF330 which crashed at Cranage after hitting trees during an abnormally low approach to land

    Malcolm

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    Default Re: The Unaccounted Project - Final Stretch Updates by Jon Heyworth

    George William Carter 1635250 , died in RAF Hospital Ely of a combination of jaundice and pneumonia

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