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    Default 400412 - Unaccounted Airmen - 12-04-1940

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    400412 - Unaccounted Airmen - 12-04-1940

    From Henk's List -

    UK
    OLIVER, Sidney Ignatius - F/Sgt - 2308 - RAAF.
    Hooe ( St. John ) Churchyard Extension, Devon.
    DOAS, Cause ?

    SMITH, Cyril Reginald - P/O - 77168 - RAFVR.
    Peterborough ( Eastfield ) Cemetery, Northamptonshire.
    DOAS, Cause ?

    From CWGC -

    DENMARK
    ROBSON, Harry Wood - F/O - 39759 - RAF - 44 Sqn.
    Fredrikshavn Cemetery, Denmark.
    [ Hampden I - P1173 - 44 Sqn].

    GERMANY
    NEVINSON, William Stuart - Sgt - 580494 - RAF - 50 Sqn
    Kiel War Cemetery, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany.
    [ Hampden I - L4064 - 50 Sqn ].

    NORWAY
    BARBER, Frederick Edward - P/O(Pilot) - 36223 - RAF - 115 Sqn.
    BULL, Peter Edward Tucker - P/O(A/g) - 76004 - RAFVR - 115 Sqn.
    JUBY, Geoffrey James - Sgt - 514904 - RAF - 115 Sqn.
    PEARCE, Alan Sydney - Sgt(Obs) - 580805 - RAF - 115 Sqn.
    RANKIN, David Alexander ( New Zealand ) - P/O(Pilot) - 36180 - RAF - 115 Sqn.
    WESTCOTT, Lionel Allen - Lac - 545537 - RAF - 115 Sqn
    The above six airmen all rest at Stavanger ( Eiganes ) Churchyard, Norway.
    They were all crew of Wellington Ic - P9284 - 115 Sqn.

    TOOTLE, Frederick - AC2c - 625665 - RAF - 149 Sqn.
    WAKELING, Laurie Charles - Sgt(Pilot) - 740420 - RAFVR - 149 Sqn.
    These two airmen rest at Falnes Churchyard, Skudeneshann, Norway.
    They were crew of Wellington Ic - P9246 - 149 Sqn.

    GOAD, Geoffrey Edmund - Sgt - 563876 - RAF - 149 Sqn.
    Trondheim ( Stavne ) Cemetery, Norway.
    He was crew of Wellington Ic - P9266 - 149 Sqn.

    GREET, John - Sgt - 580696 - RAF - 50 Sqn.
    Mandala Churchyard, Norway.
    He was crew of Hampden I - L4083 - 50 Sqn.

    UK
    HAMPTON, Denis Allen - Sgt(Pilot) - 741874 - RAFVR - 11 SFTS.
    Ewell ( St. Mary ) Churchyard, Surrey.
    He was crew of Audax I - K3091 - 11 SFTS.

    COALTER, Richard S - Lac - 616989 - RAF - 149 Sqn.
    GILLOTT, Harry - AC2c - 623761 - RAF - 149 Sqn.
    PARKER, William Claude - Sgt - 580804 - RAF 149 Sqn.
    WHELLER, Horace James - Sgt - 562377 - RAF - 149 Sqn.
    The above four airmen were crew of Wellington Ic - P9246 - 149 Sqn.

    DOHERTY, Edmund Brian - AC1c - 627157 - RAF - 149 Sqn.
    HENRY, James - AC2c - 630142 - RAF - 149 Sqn
    LANGRIDGE, Jack Harry( New Zealand ) - Cpl - 37156 - RNZAF - 149 Sqn.
    VICKERY, Roy Fox - Sgt - 530080 - RAF - 149 Sqn.
    WOODCOCK, Frederick Albert - Sgt - 564824 - RAF - 149 Sqn.
    The above five airmen were crew of Wellington Ic - P9266 - 149 Sqn.

    McLAREN, Andrew Hood - F/Lt - 39019 - RAF - DFC - 233 Sqn
    MILNE, James Alexander - Lac - 610765 - RAF - 233 Sqn.
    WILSON, Matthew - Cpl - 522495 - RAF - 233 Sqn.
    YORKE, George James Denzil - P/O - 36185 - RAF - 233 Sqn
    The above four airmen were crew of Hudson I - N7258 - 233 Sqn.

    BEDFORD, Michael Frederick - Lac - 550969 - RAF - 38 Sqn.
    BESTICK, Frank Frederick - Sgt - 580598 - RAF - 38 Sqn.
    BRUNDISH, George William - P/O - 77036 - RAFVR - 38 Sqn.
    FLYNN, Gerald - AC2c - 628401 - RAF - 38 Sqn.
    MAYBURY, Donald Conrad - F/O - 33325 - RAF - 38 Sqn.
    NOLAN, Maurice - Sqdn/Ldr - 37114 - RAF - 38 Sqn.
    The above six airmen were crew Wellington Ic - P9269 - 38 Sqn.

    BROWN, Harold Dennis - Cpl - 613213 - RAF - 44 Sqn.
    ISON, William John - Sgt - 580659 - RAF - 44 Sqn.
    TAYLOR, William George - F/O - 40155 - RAF - 44 Sqn.
    TONKISS, Joseph Raybould - Sgt - 564502 - RAF - 44 Sqn.
    The above four airmen were crew of Hampden I - L4099 - 44 Sqn.

    EVANS, John Henry - Cpl - 532819 - RAF - 44 Sqn.
    EVANS, William Henry Glyndwr - Cpl - 566421 - RAF - 44 Sqn.
    JOHNSTONE, Kenneth John Alan - F/O - 40229 - RAF - 44 Sqn.
    The above three airmen crew of Hampden I - P1173 - 44 Sqn.
    BULL, John Bartlett - P/O - 40599 - RAF - 50 Sqn.
    FAWCETT, George - Cpl - 623895 - RAF - 50 Sqn.
    PILCHER, Alonzo Derek - P/O - 40848 - RAF - 50 Sqn.
    The above three airmen were crew of Hampden I - L4064 - 50 Sqn.

    BRATTON, Harry - Sgt - 580637 - RAF - 50 Sqn.
    CHAMBERS, David William Arlidge - Sgt - 740907 - RAFVR - 50 Sqn.
    KERSHAW, Stanley - Lac - 611349 - RAF - 50 Sqn.
    WILD, Gerald Marsden - Sgt - 580291 - RAF - 50 Sqn.
    The above four airmen were crew of Hampden I - L4073 - 50 Sqn.

    BARRASS, Alexander Scougal Gibson - Cpl - 550995 - RAF - 50 Sqn.
    JOPLING, John Robert - Sgt - 550598 - RAF - 50 Sqn.
    THOMAS, Mervyn - P/O - 40648 - RAF - 50 Sqn.
    VART, Stanley Vernon - Sgt - 580261 - RAF - 50 Sqn.
    The above four airmen were crew of Hampden I - L4081 - 50 Sqn.

    CHALMERS, Peter William Simpson - AC1c - 619757 - RAF - 77 Sqn.
    HAIRE, Oscar - Cpl - 567057 - RAF - 77 Sqn.
    HEBELER, Christopher Rendell - P/O - 40390 - RAF - 77 Sqn.
    IBBOTSON, John Raleigh - Sgt - 580861 - RAF - 77 Sqn.
    SADDINGTON, George Edgar - F/O - 37945 - RAF - 77 Sqn.
    The above five airmen were crew of Whitley V - N1347 - 77 Sqn.

    AITCHISON, James Dougal - Sgt - 563022 - RAF - 9 Sqn.
    BALMER, William Lockie - Sgt - 564120 - RAF - 9 Sqn.
    BOWEN, Charles Ronald - Sgt - 562025 - RAF - 9 Sqn.
    LAMB, Ralph John - Lac - 536874 - RAF - 9 Sqn.
    RICKETTS, Percy Frank - AC1c - 540110 - RAF - 9 Sqn.
    WILKIN, John Kenton - Lac - 534598 - RAF - 9 Sqn.
    The above six airmen were crew of Wellington Is - P2520 - 9 Sqn.


    The above fourty eight airmen are all remembered on Runnymede Memorial, Surrey.

    Alex
    Last edited by Alex Smart; 7th November 2020 at 11:42.

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    Default Re: 400412 - Unaccounted Airmen - 12-04-1940

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    UK.

    2308 F/Sgt Sidney Ignatius OLIVER RAAF.

    2308 F/Sgt (Clerk General) Sidney Ignatius OLIVER RAAF (of No.10 Squadron RAAF), was found lying on a roadway at Hooe, Plymouth, at approximately 0100 hours on 6 April, 1940. The accident was due to a fall in black-out conditions, and he died as a result of the accident on 12 April, 1940. He was on authorised night leave when on active service.

    The Coroner determined the cause of death was from pneumonic meningitis following a fractured skull, caused accidentally.

    F/Sgt Oliver RAAF is buried in Hooe (not Hope) (St. John) Churchyard Extension. Row 12. S. Grave 9, Plymouth.

    F/Sgt Oliver's father, 1857 F/Lt Charles Oliver, was a long-serving (enlisted 7 September, 1925), member of the RAAF.

    Source: Storr & private sources.

    Col.
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    Default Re: 400412 - Unaccounted Airmen - 12-04-1940

    Cyril Reginald SMITH died in Shenley Military Hospital from natural causes after a long illness - Peterborough Standard 19th April 1940

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

    Cyril Reginald Smith 77168 , attached to HQ Number 54 Group, was admitted dangerously ill to Radlett Hospital on 12 April suffering from melancholia where he died the same day of an intercranial injury

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

    I don't suppose anyone has the AIR81 for Wellington IC P9269??

    trying to check the date of birth for Gerald Flynn in it, father reported him to be 33 to the CWGC where his birth records seem to place him as being just 23.
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