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    460202 - Unaccounted Airmen - 02-02-1946

    From Henk's List -

    FRANCE
    HOE, Eric Watson - LAC - 1498970 - RAFVR - Mazargues War Cemetery, Marseilles, Bouches-du-Rhone, France.

    IRAQ
    PERCY, Jack - F/Lt - 118294 - RAFVR - Attd HQ RAF Iraq Levies - Habaniya War Cemetery, Iraq.

    UK
    FANTHAM, Harry - LAC - 984095 - RAFVR - Cardiff (Cathay's) Cemetery, Glamorganshire.
    GREGORY, Arthur - LAC - 1098505 - RAFVR - Atherton Cemetery, Lancashire.
    WINSTANLEY, Walter - Cpl - 1033372 - RAFVR - Westleigh ( St. Paul ) Churchyard, Lancashire.

    From CWGC & Geoff's Sites -

    AUSTRALIA
    BROWN, Alfred Ronald Vernon F/Sgt - 2771 - RAAF - New South Wales Crematorium Memorial, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.

    CHINA
    TILBURY, Walter John Charles - W/O(WoP/Air) - 1270900 - RAFVR - 209 Sqdn - Sai Wan War Cemetery, China( including Hong Kong).

    GERMANY
    HORNE, Alexander Simpson - LAC - 1556969 - 2 Sqdn - RAFVR - Munster Heath War Cemetery, Nordrhein - Westfalen, Germany.

    MYANMAR
    BELL, Robert Leslie - F/Sgt(Pilot) - 1895338 - RAFVR.
    HUGHES, Ronald John F/Sgt(Nav) - 1607966 - RAFVR.
    ROWLAND, George Thomas Henry - F/Sgt - 565661 - RAF.
    ROWLAND, Peter Stanley - W/O(Pilot) - 1671710 - RAFVR.
    SCRIVENS, Ronald - F/Sgt(Radio Op-Air) - 1894092 - RAFVR.
    The above five airmen were crew of Dakota C.4 - KJ996 - 194 Sqdn.

    THAILAND
    POWELL, William Charles - LAC - 135797 - RAFVR - Kanchanaburi War Cemetery, Thailand.

    Alex

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    Hi

    FRANCE
    HOE, Eric Watson - LAC - 103 SP

    UK
    FANTHAM, Harry - LAC - registered in Caerleon.
    GREGORY, Arthur - LAC - registered in Bolton.
    WINSTANLEY, Walter - Cpl - registered in Runcorn.

    THAILAND
    POWELL, William Charles - LAC - 2945 Sqn RAF Reg.

    Malcolm

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    Alex/Malcolm

    A few more details for the following:

    UK
    FANTHAM, Harry - LAC - 984095 - the National Probate Calendar records that he died at Cardiff Royal Infirmary.

    GREGORY, Arthur - LAC - 1098505 - the National Probate Calendar records that he died at the Royal Infirmary, Bolton.

    GERMANY
    HORNE, Alexander Simpson - LAC - 1556969 - the Fife Free Press and kirkcaldy Guardian of February 16th 1946 reported the following:

    VICTIM OF ROAD ACCIDENT - Mrs. Jesse C. Macfarlane Horne, "Braehead," Methil, has received the sad news that her husband, L.A.C. Alexander S. Horne, R.A.F., was fatally injured in a road accident near Munster, Germany, on 2nd February. Youngest son of the late Mr. Andrew Horne, and of Mrs. Horne, "Miramar," Lower Largo, L.A.C. Horne was on the staff of the British Linen Bank, Galashiels, prior to joining the R.A.F. in 1941. He served his apprenticeship in the Methil branch of the bank. After a period of service in France, he was transferred to Germany at the end of hostilities.

    Regards

    Simon

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