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    Default Unaccounted airmen - 22-11-1940

    What caused the death of and/or what were the places of death registration for following airmen, both names not found in Flight archives:

    AC2 Kenneth F. AIREY - 944787, and
    AC2 Philip G. SPIERS - 640655.

    Proposed aircraft losses for this day:

    Hart Trainer - K4939 - 1 FTS - crashed in forced landing 1 mile W of Amesbury, Wiltshire.
    Oxford II - N6416 - 14 FTS - flew into ground Turweston, Buckinghamshire.

    Regards and thanks for your help.
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    Both are reported as Died on Active Service

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    At Grantham and Aylsbury, respectively.

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    Last edited by davew; 17th May 2008 at 16:18. Reason: Spelling error

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    Thanks Amrit and Dave.
    Regards,
    Henk.

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    AC2 Kenneth F. AIREY - 944787
    Killed in a motor accident.
    Monday 25 November 1940, Nottingham Evening Post, Nottinghamshire, England

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

    Kenneth Francis Airey 944787 , attached to 15 OTU was fatally injured in a road accident at Great Gonerby , 2 miles North of Grantham, when a car driven by 94479 AC Gunnery lost control and crashed. A female passenger was also killed
    Last edited by malcolm_raf; 23rd April 2022 at 15:36. Reason: Gonerby not Gunnersby

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

    Phillip George Spiers 640659 , attached to Number 3 MRS , was Dmitted to SSQ at RAF Cardington on 21 November. He became dangerously ill on 25 November and was transferred to RAF hospital, Halton, where he died of cerebrospinal meningitis

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