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    470809 - Unaccounted Airmen - 09-08-1947

    From Henk's List -

    EGYPT
    EASTWOOD, Douglas Edward Beale - LAC - 1891076 - RAFVR.
    Fayid War Cemetery, Egypt.

    UK
    GILHAM, Frederick Charles - Sgt - 282667 - RAF.
    Whitstable Cemetery, Kent.
    GILES, Norman Allison - Cpl - 3057404 - RAFVR.
    Carlton ( Geeling ) Cemetery, Nottinghamshire.
    WIGHT, Henry Rowe - Wng/CDR - 79483 - RAF - MC.
    Holders Green Crematorium, Middlesex.

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    Hi

    EGYPT
    EASTWOOD, Douglas Edward Beale - LAC - 128 MU

    UK
    GILHAM, Frederick Charles - Sgt - registered in Bridge
    GILES, Norman Allison - Cpl - registered in Nottingham.
    WIGHT, Henry Rowe - Wg Cdr - registered in Edmonton.

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    Hello

    EGYPT
    EASTWOOD, Douglas Edward Beale - LAC - 1891076 - the National Probate Calendar records that he died at the British Military Hospital, Fayid.

    UK
    GILHAM, Frederick Charles - Sgt - 282667 - his death was reported in the Whitstable Times of August 16th 1947. The article records that he had served in the First World War as a despatch rider in the R.F.C., and was recalled in 1939 as he was on the Reserve. He served six years in the R.A.F. as a sergeant cook instructor.

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    Simon

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