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    Default 450508 - Unaccounted Airmen - 08-05-1945

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    450508 - Unaccounted Airmen - 08-05-1945

    From Henk's List -

    BANGLADESH
    REID, John T homas- LAC - 1385135 - RAFVR - Maynamati War Cemetery, Bangladesh.

    BELGIUM
    GOBY, Sydney - LAC - 1353369 - RAFVR - Brussels Town Cemetery, Vlaams-Brabant, Belgium.

    EGYPT
    GRIFFEY, Frederick Ambrose - AC2c - 1421494 - RAFVR - Moascar War Cemetery, Egypt.


    ISRAEL
    PEARSON, Andrew - W/O - 1345037 - RAFVR - Ramleh war Cemetery, Israel & Palestine.

    UK
    BARKWAY, John Rutherford - Cpl - 631072 - RAF - Kentmere ( St. Cuthbert ) Churchyard, Westmorland.
    IRESON, Jack - LAC - 1542493 - RAFVR - Huddersfield (Edgerton) Cemetery, Yorkshire.
    STOTT, William Leslie - Sgt - 508080 - RAF - Chester (Overleigh) Cemetery, Cheshire.

    From CWGC & Geoff's sites -

    EGYPT
    BELL, David Marshall - LAC - 1551358 - RAFVR - Alamein Memorial, Egypt.

    INDIA
    PRENTICE, Thomas Russell - AC1c - 1820321 - RAFVR - Madras War Cemetery, Chennai, India.

    NETHERLANDS
    HOWLAND, Douglas Haigh - Sgt - 528418 - RAF - Tilburg (Gilzerbaan) General Cemetery, Noord-brabant, Netherlands.

    SINGAPORE
    BOAGS, George - LAC - 1557346 - RAFVR - Singapore Memorial, Singapore. [ Not found in "Unsung Heroes"].

    UK
    MOOR, Peter - LAC - 1318107 - RAFVR - Fareham (St. John's Sarisbury) Cemetery, Hampshire.

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    BANGLADESH
    REID, John T homas- LAC - 5926 MSU.

    BELGIUM
    GOBY, Sydney - LAC - 72 Wing.

    EGYPT
    GRIFFEY, Frederick Ambrose - AC2 - RAF Ballah.


    ISRAEL
    PEARSON, Andrew - W/O - RAF Aqir.

    EGYPT
    BELL, David Marshall - LAC - Dar-es-Salaam.

    INDIA
    PRENTICE, Thomas Russell - AC1 - Vizagapatam.

    NETHERLANDS
    HOWLAND, Douglas Haigh - Sgt - probably killed in a traffic accident when the military vehicle in which he was travelling hit a tree in Berkel-Enschot.

    SINGAPORE
    BOAGS, George - LAC - 7042 SE.

    UK
    BARKWAY, John Rutherford - Cpl - registered in Manchester.
    IRESON, Jack - LAC - registered in Abingdon.
    STOTT, William Leslie - Sgt - registered in Swindon.
    MOOR, Peter - LAC - He died from injuries sustained when Lancaster III, PB463 EA-Y of No 49 Sqn, crashed at Fulbeck on 22 Apr 1945 after failing to pill out of a dive over the airfield prior to setting course for Syerston. It crashed into buildings near the MT section and a parade comprising personnel of No 5015 (Airfield Construction) Sqn.

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    GOBY, Sydney - DOAS
    GRIFFEY, Frederick Ambrose - DOAS
    PEARSON, Andrew DOAS
    IRESON, Jack - DOAS
    STOTT, William Leslie - DOAS
    HOWLAND, Douglas Haigh - DOAS
    BOAGS, George - DOAS

    Others not located.

    Martyn

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    Default The Unaccounted Project - Final Stretch Updates by Jon Heyworth

    David Marshall Bell 1551358 was lost overboard from a troop ship off Dar Es Salaam , date of death was presumed as 8th May

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

    David Marshall Bell 1551358, fell off a tender into Dar Es Salaam whilst disembarking at 19:30 Hours

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

    Jassim Muhammad 8820 , attached to Number 6 Company died of an acute gangrenous appendix and peritonitis dying at 12:30 hours when his lungs congested. It was found he had complained of pains and problems for some time but had not presented himself for treatment

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

    Sydney Goby 1353369 , attached to Number 72 Wing , was admitted seriously ill to Number 8 General hospital on 5 May where he died of a bleeding peptic ulcer

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

    Frederick Ambrose Griffey 1421494 , attached to RAF Ballah , was to Number 1 General hospital on 5 May with intermittent epigastric pain and dizziness. He deteriorated after admission and by 6 May was semiconcious despite treatment including extensive transfusions, mand he died at 19:15 Hours of a chronic duodenal ulcer with heamorhage, toxic hepatitis and hypostatic pneumonia

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

    Hi

    08-May 1945 - Sgt HOWLAND, DOUGLAS HAIGH (528418); age 27 RAF - He was serving with No 6488 SE and was killed when he was knocked down by a Dutch Army lorry at Tilburg.

    Malcolm

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