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    Default 400211 - Unaccounted Airmen - 11-02-1940

    Hello,

    400211 - Unaccounted Airmen - 11-02-1940

    From Henk's List -

    FRANCE
    MISSELBROOK, George Edwin John - Cpl - 565756 - RAF - 88 Sqn.
    Janval Cemetery, Dieppe, Seine-Maritime, France.

    CANADA
    GORDON, Thomas Foster - AC2c - R/57573 - RCAF - 119 Sqn.
    Vancouver ( Mountain View ) Cemetery, British Columbia, Canada.

    UK
    BERESFORD, Eric Stanton - AC2c - 938810 - RAFVR.
    Leicester ( Saffron Hill ) Cemetery, Leicestershire.
    THOMAS, Irwin Edmund - AC2c - 935512 - RAFVR.
    Broughton ( St. Mary ) Churchyard, Shropshire.
    TYLER, Frederick Thomas - AC2c - 649014 - RAF.
    Rugeley ( Wolseley Road ) Cemetery, Staffordshire.

    From CWGC -

    UK
    BLEKSLEY, Harold Francis - Sgt(Pilot) - 516366 - RAF - 220 Sqn.
    Bristol ( Canford ) Cemetery, Gloucestershire.
    DURY, Norman Richard - Cpl( WoP) - 537272 - RAF - 220 Sqn.
    North Walsham New Cemetery, Norfolk.
    PARKER, Tom Mackinlay - F/O(Pilot) - 39334 - RAF - 220 Sqn.
    Thornaby-On-Tees Cemetery, Yorkshire.
    The above three airmen were crew of Hudson I - N7294 - 220 Sqn.

    LEMON, Reginald Henry - F/O(Pilot) - 70391 - RAFVR - 7 BGS.
    Theydon Garnon ( All Saints ) Churchyard, Essex.
    THORNEWILL, John Nicholas - F/Lt(Pilot) - 39834 - RAF - 7 AOS.
    Pyle Cemetery, Glamorganshire.
    The above two airmen were crew of Henley I - L3339 - 7 BGS/1 AACU.

    SEYMOUR-SMITH, Clifford Parker - F/O(Pilot) - 70629 - RAF - 7 AOS.
    Siston ( St. Anne ) Churchyard, Gloucestershire.
    STRATFORD, Laurence Dacre - Lac( Wop/Ag U/T ) - 751663 - RAFVR - 7 AOS.
    Worthing ( Durrington ) Cemetery, Sussex.
    The above two airmen were crew of Wallace I - K4340 - 7 BGS.

    Alex

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    Default Re: 400211 - Unaccounted Airmen - 11-02-1940

    Hi

    MISSELBROOK - He was serving with No 88 Sqn, when he died in a British Red Cross Hospital from pneumonia.

    THOMAS - He was serving at RAF Locking but committed suicide near his home in Yorton in Shropshire.

    TYLER - He was serving with No 3 Wing, No 6 School of Technical Training when he died on active service, his death being registered in Lichfield.

    BERESFORD - He died on active service whilst serving with No 1 Wing, No 4 School of Technical Training, his death being registered in Cardiff.

    Malcolm

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    Default Re: 400211 - Unaccounted Airmen - 11-02-1940

    Hello

    CANADA
    GORDON, Thomas Foster - AC2c - R/57573 - RCAF - his RCAF Service File records that he died at 8.45 a.m. in Vancouver General Hospital due to injuries sustained when the Morris 8 car in which he was a passenger rolled over into a ditch at the corner of Imperial St. and 4th Avenue, Vancouver at 7.30 a.m., due to being driven at excessive speed by the driver, Clarence Morris, a civilian. Slightly injured in the accident were AC2 A. E. Bates and AC2 T. J. Marcus, both RCAF.

    UK
    BERESFORD, Eric Stanton - AC2c - 938810 - his death was reported in the Leicester Chronicle of February 17th 1940, and it records that he died in Cardiff Infirmary after an illness.

    Regards

    Simon
    Researching R.A.F. personnel from the North East of England

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    Thank you Simon.

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