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    471021 - Unaccounted Airmen - 21-10-1947

    From Henk's List -

    SOUTH AFRICA
    MARCUS, H. O. - Leading Air Mechanic - 59681 - SAAF.
    Cathedral Peak Farm Burial Ground, Bergville, Kwazulu Natal, South Africa.

    UK
    CHAMBERLAIN, Edward - LAC - 1126413 - RAFVR.
    Preston ( New Hall Lane ) Cemetery, Lancashire.

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    IRELAND, Republic of
    RYAN, John Joseph - LAC - 1796817 - RAFVR.
    Kilvemnon Graveyard, County Tipperary, Republic of Ireland.
    [ Sunderland III - MAEE - DV976 ].

    PAKISTAN
    READE, Arthur George - LAC - 3044663 - RAFVR.
    Karachi War Cemetery, Pakistan.

    UK
    GURDIN, Arthur Raymond- AC2c - 3100187 - RAFVR.
    Crawley ( St. John the Baptist ) Churchyard, Sussex
    HARVEY, William Austin - F/O(Pilot) - 199344 - RAFVR - MiD.
    Ystrad Mynach ( Holy Trinity ) Churchyard, Glamorganshire.
    WRIGHT, Dennis Reginald - LAC - 3077585 - RAFVR.
    Frogmore ( HolyTrinity ) Burial Ground, St. Albans, Hertfordshire.
    The above three airmen were also crew in Sunderland III - DV976 - MAEE .
    WOZNIAK, Andrze Marian - W/O( Sierzant) - 793160 - PAF - 300 Sqdn.
    Krakow, Poland.
    [ Krzystek's List ].

    Alex

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    Hello

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    CHAMBERLAIN, Edward - LAC - 1126413 - registered Preston.

    With regards to those lost in Sunderand DV976, the Dundee Courier of October 23rd 1947 published the following list released by the Air Ministry:

    F/O W. A. Harvey - killed
    Engineer I. C. Thom - seriously injured
    Cpl. F. Thornton - seriously injured
    A/C H. R. Jarvis - seriously injured
    L.A.C. R. B Reilly - seriously injured
    L.A.C. J. J Ryan - missing
    L.A.C. I Hoare - seriously injured
    Passenger:
    F/Lt. S. P. Cunningham - slightly injured
    A/C A. R. Gurdin - missing
    L.A.C. D. R Wright - missing

    Regards

    Simon

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    Hi

    Reade - RAF Karachi

    Malcolm

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