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    460106 - Unaccounted Airwoman & Airmen - 06-01-1946

    From Henk's List -

    WAAF
    UK
    TAYLOR, Emily - Cpl - 2095035 - WAAF - Hinderwell Cemetery, Yorkshire.

    SOUTH AFRICA
    NEILSON, W - Air Corporal - 96380V - SAAF - Makopane ( Or Potgietersrust ) Cemetery, Limpopo, South Africa.

    UK
    DIXON, Alan Everard - LAC - 3024530 - RAFVR - Clifton-In-Workington, Churchyard, Cumberland.
    HUGHES, John Murig - Sgt - 1413151 - RAFVR - Blaenogwr Cemetery, Glamorganshire.

    From CWGC & Geoff's sites -

    MALAYSIA
    CROUCH, Marston Winthorpe - LAC - 153861 - RAAF - Labuan War Cemetery, Malaysia.

    UK
    DAVIDSON, Douglas Mackenzie - Sqdn/Ldr - 402321 - RAAF - Brookwood Military Cemetery, Surrey - [ Spitfire F.14 - TZ106 - 453 (RAAF) Sqdn ].

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    MALAYSIA - 153861 LAC Marston Winthorpe CROUCH RAAF.

    153861 LAC (Cook) Marston Winthorpe CROUCH RAAF (of No.38 Operational Base Unit, Balkpapan), was accidentally drowned at Balikpapan, Borneo on 6-1-1946, He was originally buried in Balikpapan War Cemetery Gr.F.B.11, 7-1-1946, reburied Sanadakan War Cemetery K2K.D.10, 17-2-1947 and finally laid to rest in Labuan War Cemetery, Borneo 5.D.10, on 9-6-1949.

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    TAYLOR, Emily - Cpl - 2095035 - the National Probate Calandar has the following:

    TAYLOR Emily of Hilda House, Bank Bottom, Staithes, Yorkshire (wife of John Wilfred Taylor), died 6 January at Rock Lea, Seaton Garth, Staithes.

    DIXON, Alan Everard - LAC - 3024530 - registered Ely

    HUGHES, John Murig - Sgt - 1413151 - registered Bridgend?

    DAVIDSON, Douglas Mackenzie - Sqdn/Ldr - 402321 - the Whitstable Times and Herne Bay Herald of January 12th 1946 reports:

    Plane Crash at Wychling
    On Sunday afternoon as two fighter planes, a Spitfire and a Typhoon, were returning to this country from Germany they decided owing to the weather deteriorating to turn back to Manston, but when near Broomhill Farm, Wychling, the Spitfire, which was piloted by Squadron Leader Douglas Mackenzie Davidson, crashed to the ground in flames.

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