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    470926 - Unaccounted Airwoman & Airmen - 26-09-1947

    From Henk's List -

    WAAF
    UK
    ROUTLEDGE, Joan - LACW - 2079631 - WAAF.
    Seaham Cemetery, Durham.

    UK
    BINSTEAD, Colin Gordon - AC2c - 2318907 - RAFVR.
    Bournemouth North Cemetery, Hampshire.
    JONES, Douglas John - LAC - 634939 - RAF - 952 Balloon Sqdn.
    Liverpool ( An field ) Cemetery, Lancashire.

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    SHEIL, Richard William - Sqn/Ldr - 261555 - RAAF.
    Tasmania Cremation Memorial, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia.

    CANADA
    WARD, Francis Raymond - LAC - R/192541 - RCAF.
    Burnaby ( Forest Lawn ) Memorial Park, British Columbia, Canada.

    Alex

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    WARD, Francis Raymond - LAC - R/192541 - RCAF.
    Burnaby ( Forest Lawn ) Memorial Park, British Columbia, Canada.

    Deceased pulmonary hemorrhage and pulmonary carcinoma at Kitsilano Private Hospital, Vancouver.

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    AUSTRALIA.

    261555 S/L Richard William SHEIL RAAF.

    261555 S/L (Pilot) Richard William 'Dick' SHEIL RAAF (ex- OC, No.34 (T) Sqn. RAAF - 17/3/1944 - 25/2/1946), was officially discharged from the RAAF on 5 March, 1946. He passed away (suddenly), at Launceston, Tasmania, from an unspecified illness, on 26 September, 1947.

    Sheil was a pre-war Ansett Airways pilot, he was also a sales rep for the Fairchild Air Corp., in Australia. He enlisted in 1940, and initially took up instructing duties (at No.3 EFTS, Essendon, Victoria). His surname was often misspelt as "Shiel".

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    WAAF
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    ROUTLEDGE, Joan - LACW - 2079631 - registered Durham East.

    UK
    BINSTEAD, Colin Gordon - AC2c - 2318907 - the National Probate Calendar records that he died at The Hospital, Savernake, Wiltshire.

    JONES, Douglas John - LAC - 634939 - registered Liverpool North.

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    Simon

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