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    Default Unaccounted airman - 24-11-1940

    What caused the death of and/or what was the place of death registration for:

    AC2 Walter G. VOWLES - 1015388 - killed on active service.

    Proposed aircraft loss for this day:

    Master I - N7926 - 5 FTS - crashed - damaged byond repair - NFD.

    Regards and thanks for your help.
    Henk.

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    Vowles was killed in an air-raid on Bristol at Clarence Road. Also killed was Ellen Vowles at the same address (though his CWGC entry doesn't say so it seems likely that Ellen was his mother).

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    Henk

    Vowles's death registered at Bristol. A common name in this area so he may have been at home.

    DaveW

    Amrit beat me to it.

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    Thanks both for your support.
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    Hello

    AC2 Walter G. VOWLES - 1015388 - the National Probate Calendar records the following:

    VOWLES Walter George of 75 Stackpool Road, Southville, Bristol 3, who is believed to have been killed through was operations on 24 November 1940 and whose dead body was found on 25 November 1940 at Clarence Road, New Cut, Bristol 3.

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