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    Default 400411 - 'Unaccounted' airman 11-4-1940

    AIR 81/119 1940 Jan 01 - 1940 Dec 31
    Pilot Officer A E Evans:
    report of death; Hudson N7243; shot during air operations and died of wounds; 11 April 1940

    Martyn






    Author: Henk Welting (Guest)
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    14:55:08 01 October 2007
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    What caused the death of P/O (Pilot) Arthur E. EVANS - 41162, according to Flight archives 'Died of wounds or injuries IN ACTION'. He lies buried Trowbridge Cem., Wiltshire (UK5303).


    Assigned to 233 Sqn (Leuchars, Fifeshire) he survived an accident on Hudson N7245/S 15-1-1940.


    Regards and thanks for your help.

    Henk.


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    RE: 'Unaccounted' airman 11-4-1940
    Author: Andy_Ingham
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    15:28:57 01 October 2007
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    Arthur E Evans was 39 when he died and his death was registered at Liverpool South.

    Regards

    Andy
    Last edited by Martyn A Critchlow; 4th February 2015 at 21:08.

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    Default 400411 - Unaccounted Airwoman & Airmen - 11-04-1940

    Hello,

    400411 - Unaccounted Airwoman & Airmen - 11-04-1940

    From Henk's List -

    UK
    WAAF
    CALDER, Dorothy Ethel - ACW2c - 889998 - WAAF.
    Halton ( St. Michael ) Churchyard, Buckinghamshire.
    DOAS. DOI, Cause ?

    UK
    FLYNN, Dennis - AC2c - 548610 - RAF - 148 Sqn.
    Wakefield Cemetery, Yorkshire.
    DOAS, Cause ?
    EVANS, Arthur Everett - P/O(Pilot) - 41162 - RAF - 233 Sqn.
    Trowbridge Cemetery, Wiltshire.
    [ Hudson I - N7243 - 233 Sqn ].

    From CWGC -

    FRANCE
    LINDSAY, George AC1c(Wop) - 625870 - RAF - 57 Sqn.
    Me Quesnel Communal Cemetery Extension, Somme, France.
    [ Blenheim IV - L9181 - 57 Sqn ].

    IRAQ
    CUMMING, George Galbraith - Cpl(Wop/Ag) - 519733 - RAF.
    Habbaniya War Cemetery, Iraq.
    [ Vincent - K4154 - 8 Sqn ].

    Alex

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    Default Re: 400411 - Unaccounted Airwoman & Airmen - 11-04-1940

    UK
    WAAF
    CALDER, Dorothy Ethel - ACW2c - 889998 - WAAF.
    Halton ( St. Michael ) Churchyard, Buckinghamshire.
    DOAS. DOI, Cause ?

    Paul has her in an accident involving a runaway car.

    http://www.rafcommands.com/forum/sho...210#post139210

    Aircraftwoman 2nd Class Dorothy Ethel CALDER (889998) 1940-04-11 United Kingdom Halton (St. Michael) Churchyar


    FULL MILITARY HONOURS AT HALTON Miss Dorothy .Ethel Calder, who on March 11th
    last enrolled as a private in the Women’s Auxiliary Air Force, and who died
    from injuries she received in a runaway car accident at Leighton Buzzard Wednesday evening of last ...

    Published: Friday 19 April 1940
    Newspaper: Bucks Herald
    County: Buckinghamshire, England
    Regards,

    Dave

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    Calder 889998 attached to RAF Leighton Buzzard
    Last edited by malcolm_raf; 8th May 2021 at 19:04. Reason: s/n amended

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