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    450226 - Unaccounted Airmen - 26-02-1945

    From Henk's List -

    ALGERIA
    ANDERTON, Harold - P/O (Nav-Radio Op ) - 189448 - RAFVR - Dely Ibrahim War Cemetery, Algeria.
    HAWKEY, George Henry - P/O (Pilot) - 191097 - MiD - RAFVR - Dely Ibrahim War Cemetery, Algeria.

    BANGLADESH
    BARKER, William James - LAC - 1398073 - RAFVR - Maynamati War Cemetery, Bangladesh.

    BELGIUM
    KING, Alfred - LAC - 962827 - RAFVR - Brussels Topwn Cemetery, Vlaams-Brabant, Belgium.

    ITALY
    BENT, Matthew - Cpl - 1409798 - RAFVR - Bari War Cemetery, Italy.

    NETHERLANDS
    CROOT, George William - LAC - 1482002 - RAFVR - Eindhoven (Woensel) General Cemetery, Noord-Brabant, Netherlands.

    UK
    EDMONDS, Leslie George Bert - Sgt (A/G) - 1891523 - RAFVR - Great Berkhamsted (St. Peter) Church Cemetery, Hertfordshire.
    NEWNHAM, Leslie Aubrey - LAC - 956435 - RAFVR - Newport Cemetery, Isle of Wight.

    From CWGC & Geoff's sites -

    PAKISTAN
    WIDDICOMBE, Colin - F/S - 1320568 - RAFVR - Karachi War Cemetery, Pakistan.

    Alex

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    Hi

    ALGERIA
    ANDERTON, Harold - P/O (Nav-Radio Op ) - probably killed whilst flying in Mosquito XII, HK125 of No 155 MU, which crashed near Setif whilst carrying out low level aerobatics.
    HAWKEY, George Henry - P/O (Pilot) - see Anderton.

    BANGLADESH
    BARKER, William James - LAC - 321 MU.

    BELGIUM
    KING, Alfred - LAC - 6140 SE.

    ITALY
    BENT, Matthew - Cpl - 54 PTC.

    NETHERLANDS
    CROOT, George William - LAC - 124 Wing.

    UK
    EDMONDS, Leslie George Bert - Sgt (A/G) - registered in Woolwich.
    NEWNHAM, Leslie Aubrey - LAC - registered in St Ives.

    PAKISTAN
    WIDDICOMBE, Colin - F/S - 8 FU.

    Malcolm

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    WIDDICOMBE, Colin - F/S - 8 FU.

    detached to 1331 Conversion Unit Risalpur, for conversion to Spitfire and Vengeance aircraft. Died of Enteric Fever on Feb 26 at the Nowshera Hospital .

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