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    Default Unaccounted airman - 28-1-1941

    What caused the death of and/or what was the place of death registration for:

    Sgt (Pilot) Basil R. COOKE - 580014 - killed on active service.

    Proposed aircraft loss:
    Anson I - N4939 - 1 AONS - flew into high ground 1 mile N of Goat Fell, Arran.

    Regards and thanks for your help.
    Henk.

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    Cookes death registered at Brodick on Isle of Arrran so looks very very likely!

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    Henk

    death certs list in addition to Cooke

    Kenneth D McKenzie
    George F Pratt
    James C Neill
    Thomas B Pearson

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    Hi Henk
    Following DaveW's list they are all on CWGC.Pratt ,19, and Pearson are noted as trainee Observers, McKenzie and Neill are Civilians with McKenzie being a Nav Instructor(killed nr Goat Fell,Arran) and Neill a Civilian Radio Officer(killed in crash nr Goat Fell).
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    Thanks friends for this very interesting info. This was 'good hunting' for today !
    Best regards,
    Henk.

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    Henk

    Though you may have to start adding Unaccounted Civilian Airmen to your list!

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