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    Default 440507 - Unaccounted Airwoman & Airmen - 7-5-1944

    Hello,

    440507 - Unaccounted Airwoman & Airmen - 7-5-1944

    From Henk's list -

    WAAF
    UK
    STRICKLAND, Jean - LACW - 2110240 - WAAF - Heversham (St. Peter), Westmorland.

    ITALY
    HANNIGAN, Robert John - AC1c - 1348881 - RAFVR - Naples , Italy.

    EGYPT
    POWELL, William John - Sqdn/Ldr - 106604 - RAFVR - Heliopolis, Egypt.

    UK
    CLEWES, Robert Bolam - AC2c - 1596320 - RAFVR - Whitley bay (Hartley South), Northumberland.
    DIMBLEBY, Ralph Ronald - LAC - 620491 - RAF - Ordsall (All Hallows), Nottinghamshire.
    McKELVIE, Robert - LAC - 1368305 - RAFVR - Aberdeen crematorium, Aberdeenshire.
    PERRY, Samuel Frederick - LAC - 913350 - RAFVR - West Norwood, London.

    From CWGC & Geoff's sites -

    UK
    HORWOOD, Frederick Alfred - AC2c - 1873278 - RAFVR - Kensal Green (All Soul's), London.
    WOOD, George Henry - F/L - 47630 - RAF - Runnymede Memorial, Surrey.

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    ITALY
    HANNIGAN, Robert John - AC1 - serving with 232 AMES

    EGYPT
    POWELL, William John - Sqdn/Ldr - serving at RIMU.

    UK
    STRICKLAND, Jean - LACW - registered in Westmorland.
    CLEWES, Robert Bolam - AC2 - registered in Buckrose.
    DIMBLEBY, Ralph Ronald - LAC - registered in Oxford.
    McKELVIE, Robert - LAC - not Eng/Wales?.
    PERRY, Samuel Frederick - LAC - registered in Croydon.
    HORWOOD, Frederick Alfred - AC2 - registered in Fakenham.
    WOOD, George Henry - F/L - killed whilst flying in Mosquito XX, KB220 of No 45 Grp, which failed to arrive in Iceland on a ferry flight to the UK.

    Malcolm

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    Default The Unaccounted Project - Final Stretch Updates by Jon Heyworth

    Jean Strickland 2110240, a U/T flight mechanic attached to RAF Honiley, died in the Meathorp Sanatorium, Grange over Sands, of tuberculosis

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    Default The Unaccounted Project - Final Stretch Updates by Jon Heyworth

    Harold Ernest Symonds 1832193 , was seriously injured at 09:00 hours at RAF Tuddenham when he fell from a moving RAF lorry. He was admitted to RAF hospital Ely where he died of a fractured skull and cereberal contusion

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    Default Re: The Unaccounted Project - Final Stretch Updates by Jon Heyworth

    Samuel Frederick Perry 913350 , attached to 39 MU , was found hanging from a pipe in the public lavatory near the Swan and Sugar Loaf public house in South Croydon. Having committed suicide

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    Default Re: The Unaccounted Project - Final Stretch Updates by Jon Heyworth

    David Alistair McKellar 152661 , was dangerously injured in a flying accident on 21 April 1944 , when Mitchell FV 975 crashed at Westwood Farm, Great Ryburgh, Norfolk at 02:20 hours when the aircraft dived into the ground shortly after take off. He was admitted to the Norwich County hospital where he died

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    Default Re: The Unaccounted Project - Final Stretch Updates by Jon Heyworth

    Quote Originally Posted by jonheyworth View Post
    David Alistair McKellar 152661 , was dangerously injured in a flying accident on 21 April 1944 , when Mitchell FV 975 crashed at Westwood Farm, Great Ryburgh, Norfolk at 02:20 hours when the aircraft dived into the ground shortly after take off. He was admitted to the Norwich County hospital where he died
    Hi Jon

    Could he have been transferred from Norwich the RAF Hospital Ely, because his death is registered in Ely not Norwich?

    Malcolm

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    Default Re: The Unaccounted Project - Final Stretch Updates by Jon Heyworth

    Quote Originally Posted by malcolm_raf View Post
    Hi Jon

    Could he have been transferred from Norwich the RAF Hospital Ely, because his death is registered in Ely not Norwich?

    Malcolm
    No idea on this one sorry Malcolm . It clearly states Norwich hospital but a transfer to Ely would make sense over that length of time . Let me look

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    Default Re: The Unaccounted Project - Final Stretch Updates by Jon Heyworth

    Quote Originally Posted by jonheyworth View Post
    No idea on this one sorry Malcolm . It clearly states Norwich hospital but a transfer to Ely would make sense over that length of time . Let me look
    It actually states . “Admitted to Norwich. Died of injuries “ it does not state died in Norwich hospital

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