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    Default 450805 - Unaccounted Airmen - 05-08-1945

    Hello,

    450805 - Unaccounted Airmen - 05-08-1945

    From Henk's List -

    CANADA
    POWELL, Reginald Baden - LAC - 1592134 - RAFVR - Jarvis (Knox Presbyterian Church ) Cemetery, Ontario, Canada. - [1 BGS RCAF].

    ISRAEL & PALESTINE
    OGDEN, Ronald - LAC - 1143415 - RAFVR - Ramleh War Cemetery, Israel & Palestine.

    UK
    LlEWELLYN, George Leonard - LAC - 1284261 - RAFVR - Sittingbourne Cemetery, Kent.
    TODD, Eric Joseph - LAC - 1376167 - RAFVR - Epsom Cemetery, Surrey.
    WILKINS, Percy Clifford - LAC - 635102 - RAF - Cheltenham Crematorium, Gloucestershire.

    From CWGC & Geoff's sites -

    Nil

    Alex

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    ISRAEL & PALESTINE
    OGDEN, Ronald - LAC - RAF Lydda.

    UK
    LlEWELLYN, George Leonard - LAC - registered in Bristol.
    TODD, Eric Joseph - LAC - registered in Surrey M E.
    WILKINS, Percy Clifford - LAC - registered in Droitwich.

    Malcolm

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    Default The Unaccounted Project - Final Stretch Updates by Jon Heyworth

    UPGRADE to Harry ainsworth 1006123, he accidently drowned in an off duty swimming accident

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

    Percy Clifford Wilkins 635102 , died at 16:10 hours in Ronkswood hospital, Worcester of a cerebral abscess

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

    Reginald Baden Powell 1592134 , attached to Number 16 SFTS, died of diabetic complications

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

    Andrew Barton Hellard R 96230 , died at RCAF Greenwood in an improvised outdoor swimming pool . He died into shallow water, struck his head and drowned whilst concussed

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

    Harry Ainsworth 1006123, attached to 2947 Squadron RAF Regiment , was accidentally drowned whilst bathing at Sands near Jessheim on an organised bathing party . He got into trouble and vanished some 25 yards from shore whilst swimming for the bank . Members of the party and two Norwegians attempted to rescue him without success . His body was recovered by the Local police at 17:30 hours and he was buried with honours by his squadron and Airborne troops and S/L The Reverend Ellis

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

    Thomas Alban Cyril Jenkins 1424167 , attached fo 86 Squadron , accidently drowned at Batyam near Jaffa

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

    Hi Jon

    "Thomas Alban Cyril Jenkins 1424167 , attached fo 86 Squadron , accidently drowned at Batyam near Jaffa"

    I know CWGC states he was with 86 Sqn, but I doubt it as the unit was located in the UK

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

    Quote Originally Posted by malcolm_raf View Post
    Hi Jon

    "Thomas Alban Cyril Jenkins 1424167 , attached fo 86 Squadron , accidently drowned at Batyam near Jaffa"

    I know CWGC states he was with 86 Sqn, but I doubt it as the unit was located in the UK

    Malcolm
    Youíre the expert there Malcolm , Iím a mere regurgitator. Sub units seem wrong all too often !

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