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    Default 450220 - Unaccounted Airmen - 20-02-1945

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    450220 - Unaccounted Airmen - 20-02-1945

    From Henk's List -

    UK
    DAVIDSON, Matthew - AC1c - 1165393 - RAFVR - Runnymede Memorial, Surrey.
    GREIG, Daniel - Sgt - 545348 - RAF - Morden Cemetery, Surrey.
    SAPSED, Frank George Alexander - LAC - 1438301 - RAFVR - Eastbrookend (Dagenham) Cemetery, Essex.

    From CWGC & Geoff's sites -

    FRANCE
    SMITH, David Campbell - Sgt ( Pilot) - 1560377 - RAFVR - Longuenesse (St. Omer ) Souvenir Cemetery, Pas de Calais, france.

    UK
    DAVIES, Leonard Charles - F/O (Nav) - 162813 - RAFVR - Manchester Southern Cemetery, Lancashire. [ Wellington X - LP654 - 105 OTU ].
    GOULD, Douglas Richard - F/O (Air Bomber) - 165295 - RAFVR - Ketttering (London Road) Cemetery, Northamptonshire - DoI - [ Lancaster III - NE179 - 1669 HCU ].
    LUCK, Robert Frank - Sgt ( WoP(Air) - 1814168 - RAFVR - Northampton (Kingsthorpe) Cemetery, Northamptonshire. [ Lancaster I - HK729 - 1669 HCU ].
    TAMBLING, William Richard - LAC - 1311989 - RAFVR - Duloe ( St. Cuby ) Churchyard, Cornwall. [ Martinet TT.I - MS690 - 4 APC ].

    SINGAPORE
    SMART, John Brown - F/O (Pilot ) - 171567 - RAFVR - Kranji War Cemetery, Singapore - [ Liberator VI - KH282 - 358 Sqn] - ( "Though Without Anger" has date as 21st )..

    Alex

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    Hi

    FRANCE
    SMITH, David Campbell - Sgt ( Pilot) - listed as 84 OTU but perhaps 84 Group.

    UK
    DAVIDSON, Matthew - AC1 - registered in Chelsea.
    GREIG, Daniel - Sgt - registered in Reading.
    SAPSED, Frank George Alexander - LAC - registered in Ilford.
    DAVIES, Leonard Charles - F/O (Nav) - possibly Wellington X - LP654 - 105 OTU ].
    GOULD, Douglas Richard - F/O (Air Bomber) - Lancaster III - NE179 - 1669 HCU ].
    LUCK, Robert Frank - Sgt ( WoP(Air) - Lancaster I - HK729 - 1669 HCU ].
    TAMBLING, William Richard - LAC - probably Martinet TT.I - MS690 - 4 APC ].

    SINGAPORE
    SMART, John Brown - F/O (Pilot ) - Liberator VI - KH282 - 358 Sqn
    There was also Sgt HAZELWOOD, LEONARD WILLIAM (1584988) and Sgt WISE, JOSEPH RONALD (1587400) lost from 358 Sqn on 20 Feb?

    Malcolm

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    Quote Originally Posted by malcolm_raf View Post
    Hi

    FRANCE
    SMITH, David Campbell - Sgt ( Pilot) - listed as 84 OTU but perhaps 84 Group.

    Malcolm
    From AB Serials SA100-VZ999

    Spitfire XVI {TB336} of 84GSU - Flew into hill in poor visibility at Longevilles-Mont-d'Or, Doubs, France - Pilot Sgt DC Smith

    dg

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    Hello

    Smith didn't crash in the Doubs département, but in the Pas-de-Calais, in the village of Longueville, halfway between St Omer and Boulogne-sur-Mer. I have the serial number as TB366.

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    Default The Unaccounted Project - Final Stretch Updates by Jon Heyworth

    Frank George Alexander Sapsed 1438301, attached to number 1 PHU , was killed in Audley road, Ilford, Essex, in a V2 rocket explosion

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    Default The Unaccounted Project - Final Stretch Updates by Jon Heyworth

    Phillip Melanchon Rowland 942491 was killed in an air raid on Pembroke dock

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

    Stanley O Jones 1530976 , accidentally drowned whilst engaged in river crossing training, his body being recovered at 13:30 Hours on 21 February

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