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    Default 460723 - Unaccounted Airwoman & Airmen - 23-07-1946

    Hello,

    460723 - Unaccounted Airwoman & Airmen - 23-07-1946

    From Henk's List -

    WAAF
    UK
    ROFFE, Dorothy Sonia - Cpl - 426762 - WAAF.
    East Raynham ( St. Mary ) Churchyard, Norfolk.
    [ Date in CWGC is given as 11th August, 1943, I cannot understand how Henk's got this one so wrong ? ].

    UK
    BUXTON, Charles Horace - S/Lt(A) - HMS Illustrious - RNVR.
    Besthorpe ( Holy Trinity ) Churchyard, Nottinghamshire.
    STRICKLAND, Kenneth - S/Lt(A) - HMS Daedalus - RNVR.
    Fulford Cemetery, Yorkshire.
    Both the above were crew of Mosquito FB.VI - TE725 - 811 Sqdn FAA detatched to 771 Sqdn FAA.

    From CWGC & Geoff's Sites -

    IRAQ
    MEJBAIL, Hussein - Pvt - 7711 - RAF Iraq Levies.
    Habaniya Memorial, Iraq.

    UK
    CHADD, Denis Thomas - F/Lt(WoP-Air) - 160576 - RAFVR - 280 Sqdn.
    Chevington Cemetery, Northumberland.
    CODY, Herbert Arthur - F/O(Nav) - 196217 - RAFVR - 280 Sqdn.
    Charlton Cemetery, Greenwich, London.
    WYETT, Kenneth Frederick - F/Lt(Pilot) - 158764 - RAFVR - 280 Sqdn.
    St. Mary Cemetery, Kent.
    The above three airmen were in Warwick ASR VI - HG136 - 269 Sqdn (?).
    GEDGE, George Joseph Henry - F/Sgt - 516957 - RAF.
    East Raynham ( St. Mary ) Churchyard, Norfolk.

    Alex

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    Hi

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    In A-B serials book, the last operator of HG136 is 280 Sqn
    GEDGE, George Joseph Henry - F/Sgt - registered Kings Lynn

    Malcolm

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    Alex

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    ROFFE, Dorothy Sonia - Cpl - 426762 - on FreeBMD there's a Dorothy Roffe, aged 27, registered Fakenham, September 1943. Must be her...?

    UK
    CHADD, Denis Thomas - F/Lt(WoP-Air) - 160576
    CODY, Herbert Arthur - F/O(Nav) - 196217
    WYETT, Kenneth Frederick - F/Lt(Pilot) - 158764

    Warwick HG136 was en route to Brackla in Fife to be scrapped. A little more here:

    http://college-valley.co.uk/history.htm

    Regards

    Simon

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

    Mejbail Hussain 7711, attached to Number 47 Company, was shot in the abdomen by a sentry and was admitted to the Levy hospital at 16;45 hours. Where he died at 20:30 hours

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