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    460122 - Unaccounted Airmen - 22-01-1946

    From Henk's List -

    EGYPT
    KRIEGLER, D. J - Air Cpl - 73457 - SAAF - King's Commendation for Brave Conduct - Alamein Memorial, Egypt.

    LYBIA
    EDINGTON, William Malcolm - Cpl - 1365312 - Met Officer - RAFVR - Tripoli War Cemetery, Lybia.

    UK
    ANDERSON, Hugh - AC2c - 1828004 - RAFVR - Middlebie Cemetery, Dumfriesshire.
    COCHRANE, Frank Ernest - LAC - 927402 - RAFVR - Potters Bar ( St. Mary ) Church Cemetery, Middlesex.
    GRIME, Alexander ( Alex ) - LAC - 1481006 - RAFVR - Bolton ( Heston ) Cemetery, Lancashire.

    From CWGC & Geoff's sites -

    AUSTRALIA
    BUTCHER, Jack Ernest - LAC - 133555 - RAAF - Sydney War Cemetery, New South Wales, Australia.
    McKINNON, John Benson - LAC - 36125 - RAAF - Dubbo General Cemetery, New South Wales, Australia.
    NICHOLAS, Francis Leslie - LAC - 136382 - RAAF - New South Wales Cremation Memorial, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.
    SANDERSON, Peter Adrian David - S/Lt(A) - RNVR - 837 Sqdn FAA - HMS Glory Royal Navy - Springvale War Cemetery, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia - [ Firefly FR.1 - MB518 - 837 Sqdn - Ditched, DoI on board HMS Armada ].

    GERMANY
    SHEPHERD, John B - Sqdn/Ldr - 104447 - RAFVR - D.F.C & 2 Bars - 41 Sqdn - Hamburg Cemetery, Germany - [ Tempest V - NV640 - 41 Sqdn ].

    Alex

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    AUSTRALIA

    133555 LAC Jack Ernest BUTCHER RAAF.

    133555 LAC (Fitter DMT) Jack Ernest BUTCHER RAAF (of No.47 Radar Station, Kalamundra, Perth, W.A.), died on 22 January, 1946, in the Lady Davidson Home, Turramurra, N.S.W., from the effects of Pulmonary Tuberculosis.


    36125 LAC John Benson McKINNON RAAF.

    36125 LAC (Cook) John Benson McKINNON RAAF (of No.6 Stores Depot, Dubbo), was accidentally drowned in the Macquarie River near Dubbo, New South Wales, on 22 January, 1946. The Coroner found that the deceased died from asphyxiation from drowning, but how, or by what means, he came to be drowned, the evidence adduced did not enable him to say.

    136382 LAC Francis Leslie NICHOLAS RAAF

    136382 LAC Francis Leslie NICHOLAS RAAF, formerly of the Radio Development & Installation Unit, Melbourne, was officially discharged from the RAAF on 30 October, 1945. He passed away at his residence at Richmond Road, Blacktown, N.S.W., from an unspecified illness, on 22 January, 1946.

    Sub-Lieut (A) SANDERSON's navigator (who was rescued), was Sub-Lieut (A) F. R. BINKS FAA.



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    LYBIA
    EDINGTON, William Malcolm - Cpl - 1365312 - Met Officer - RAFVR - Tripoli War Cemetery, Lybia.

    UK
    ANDERSON, Hugh - AC2 - registered in Chapel-en-la-Frith.
    COCHRANE, Frank Ernest - LAC - registered in Aylesbury.
    GRIME, Alexander ( Alex ) - LAC - registered in Farnworth.

    Malcolm

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    UK
    COCHRANE, Frank Ernest - LAC - 927402 - the National Probate Calendar states that he died at the Princess Mary Hospial, Halton.

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    Simon

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    EDINGTON was serving at Castel Benito. He died in 89 General Hospital, Tripoli, from injuries received in a motor transport accident (from death certificate).

    Brian

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