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    Default 460303 - Unaccounted Airmen - 03-03-1946

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    460303 - Unaccounted Airmen - 03-03-1946

    From Henk's List -

    CANADA
    ROSS, Arthur Eugene - F/O - C/2869 - RCAF - Dauphin ( Riverside ) Cemetery, Manitoba, Canada.

    UK
    FREEMAN, Edward Charles - LAC - 1538415 - RAFVR - Darlington West Cemetery, Durham.
    TOMPKINS, Percy Harold - LAC - 749918 - RAFVR - Hastings Cemetery, Sussex.

    From CWGC & Geoff's Sites -

    AUSTRALIA
    BISHOP, Leslie Walter - Cpl - 143872 - RAAF - Townsville War Cemetery, Queensland, Australia.
    DORN, Raymond John - Cpl - 131394 - RAAF - New South Wales Crematorium Memorial, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.

    INDIA
    RAY, Richard Knox - F/Lt - 48949 - RAF - MiD - Kirkee War Cemetery, India.

    SINGAPORE
    MARTIN, Guy Joseph Marie - F/Lt - 161289 - RAFVR - D.F.C - Kranji War Cemetery, Singapore.

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    AUSTRALIA.

    131394 Cpl Raymond John DORN RAAF.

    131394 Cpl. Raymond John Dorn RAAF (of RAAF Rathmines), was killed in a motor accident near Rathmines, New South Wales, on 3 March, 1946. The truck in which he was travelling with two other men, skidded on loose gravel and overturned. The two other men were injured. Dorn's twin brother, Ronald, was killed in a mine accident in October 1940.

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    AUSTRALIA.

    143872 Cpl. Leslie Walter BISHOP RAAF.

    141872 Cpl Leslie Walter BISHOP RAAF (of No.2 Radio Installation and Maintenance Unit, Townsville), was drowned in the flooded Townsville River on 3 March, 1946. At the time of his death he was rowing a boat, probably involved in rescue work. The precise circumstances of his death were not recorded.

    Col.

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    UK
    FREEMAN, Edward Charles - LAC- registered in Cleveland
    TOMPKINS, Percy Harold - LAC - registered in Portsmouth.

    INDIA
    RAY, Richard Knox - F/Lt - RAF Bhopal

    SINGAPORE
    MARTIN, Guy Joseph Marie - F/Lt - 54 RU.

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    Default Re: 460303 - Unaccounted Airmen - 03-03-1946

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    AUSTRALIA.

    143872 LAC (Cooks Assistant) Leslie Walter BISHOP RAAF (of No.2 Radio Installation & Maintenance Unit, Townsville), fell from a bridge when crossing a creek near Townsville, and drowned in flood water caused by a cyclone.

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    Default Re: 460303 - Unaccounted Airmen - 03-03-1946

    Tompkins died post discharge see facebook plugin comment for details

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    Default The Unaccounted Project - Final Stretch Updates by Jon Heyworth

    Richard Knox Ray 48949 serving as armaments officer at RAF Bhopal was found dead near his billet having suffered a heart attack

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

    Guy Joseph Marie Martin 161289 , attached to HQ ACSEA Died in Number 81 RAF MFH of anterior poliomyelitis at 01:00 Hours

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