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    Published: Saturday 08 May 1926
    Newspaper: Yarmouth Independent
    County: Norfolk, England
    Type: Article | Words: 301 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

    Friday at the Funeral
    Leading Aircraftsman Eric Bevan Dennes, whost home is at Road, Norwich,
    and who was from . of the 19th Fighter Squadron. 1! \
    stationed at Duxford. Cambridge-!:i . : will remembered that died ,
    result of a motor-cycle accident row on Monday week

    Monday 26th April 1926


    Eric William Bevan Dennes #346522

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    06/05/1900 (6 May 1900)



    Death
    04/1926 (Apr 1926) Norwich Norfolk England

    E W B Dennes 346522 1922 Royal Air Force

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    Accident 24 July 1926

    While motor-cycling to, the R.A.F. sports meeting at Halton, Bucks,
    yesterday two aircraftsmen David Curzon Lawrance, of Northampton,
    and Sidney Charles Dwyer, attached to the 19th Squadron, Duxford, Cambs.,
    crashed into a motor-bus at Luton.

    Lawrance David C 18

    David Curzon
    Lawrance
    1907
    Hampshire
    1923
    363625
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    D C Lawrence 363625 1924 Royal Air Force

    Sidney Charles
    Dwyer
    1905
    Yorkshire
    1922
    362366
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    Default Re: RAF fatalities, 1926

    Paul,
    A small correction, if I may...

    Although the term aircraftsman/aircraftsmen began to appear for RAF OR men in recent years, and in a number of places, it is incorrect.

    Aircraftman is certainly correct. Presumably Aircraftmen as a plural would be too.

    Source: KR&ACI.
    Toujours ŕ propos

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    Don thanks for correction

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