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    470131 - Unaccounted Airmen - 31-01-1947

    From Henk's List -

    UK
    BLACKBURN, Alan John - Sgt - 1636205 - RAFVR.
    Pontypridd Crematorium, Glamorganshire.
    HOGG, William Robert Henry - Cpl - 1250728 - RAFVR.
    Lambeth Cemetery, London.
    HOWSON, Cameron George Anthony - AC2c - 3502501 - RAFVR.
    Grays New Cemetery, Essex.
    LEWIS, Fred - LAC - 2215105 - RAFVR.
    Manchester Crematorium, Lancashire.

    From CWGC -

    AUSTRALIA
    KOSCHADE, Robert Walter - Cpl - 47016 - RAAF.
    Adelaide ( Centennial Park ) Cemetery, South Australia, Australia.

    CANADA
    GAVEL, Clifford Roy - Lt - HMCS Warrior - RCNR.
    Halifax Memorial, Nova Scotia, Canada.
    MARRITT, Robert Harvey - F/O - J/19359 - RCAF.
    Thornbury Cemetery, Ontario, Canada.

    GERMANY
    BARNARD, Donald George - F/Lt(P) - 155049 - RAFVR - 2 Sqn.
    Hanover War Cemetery, Niedersachsen, Germany.
    [ Spitfire FR.14 - 2 Sqn - TZ196 ].
    BUTCHER, Leslie Frederick - F/Lt - 150080 - RAFVR - 2 Sqn.
    Hanover War Cemetery, Niedersachsen, Germany.
    [ Spitfire FR.14 - 2 Sqn - NN896 ].

    MYANMAR
    HEMLEY, Derrick Gerald - Cpl - 1869435 - RAFVR.
    Rangoon War Cemetery, Myanmar.

    UK
    BOWRING, William Ernest (Bill) - Leading Air Mechanic(A) - L/FX78133 - HMS Daedalus RN.
    Arnold Cemetery, Nottingham.
    TATTERSALL, Oswald Withington - Lt CDR - HMS Warrior - RN - D.S.C.
    Lee-On-Solent Memorial, Hampshire.

    Naval airmen Gavel and Tattersall were crew in Firefly FR.1 - 825 Sqn - MB588.

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    AUSTRALIA.

    47016 Cpl Robert Walter KOSCHADE RAAF

    47016 Cpl Robert Walter KOSCHADE RAAF (ex-No.2 Air Observers' School, Mt Gambier, South Australia), was officially discharged from the RAAF (on medical grounds), on 29 May, 1943. He succumbed to the effects of Tuberculosis on 31 January, 1947.

    Col.
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    Hi Alex,

    CANADA
    GAVEL, Clifford Roy - Lt - HMCS Warrior - RCNR.
    Halifax Memorial, Nova Scotia, Canada.

    Former F/O of the RCAF, service number J39494.
    Service number at the time of death: O26476

    He went missing when the aircraft in which he was a passenger crashed into the sea off Portland Island, 4 miles north east of Patricia Bay on 31.1.1947.


    MARRITT, Robert Harvey - F/O - J/19359 - RCAF.
    Thornbury Cemetery, Ontario, Canada.

    Post-discharge death. Discharged on 4.4.1946 "being medically unfit for any kind of airforce duty". He died on 31.1.1947 at Owen Sound, Ontario.
    Cause of Death: Recurrent Idiopathic Subarachnoid Haemorrhage

    HTH

    Pavel
    Czechoslovak Airmen in the RAF 1940-1945
    http://cz-raf.webnode.cz

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    Hello

    UK
    BLACKBURN, Alan John - Sgt - 1636205 - the National Probate Calendar records that he died at the Royal Infirmary, Cardiff.

    HOGG, William Robert Henry - Cpl - 1250728 - registered Camberwell.

    HOWSON, Cameron George Anthony - AC2c - 3502501 - the National Probate Calendar records that he died at the R.A.F. Hospital, Wilmslow.

    LEWIS, Fred - LAC - 2215105 - registered Barton, Lancs.

    MYANMAR
    HEMLEY, Derrick Gerald - Cpl - 1869435 - Rangoon.

    UK
    BOWRING, William Ernest (Bill) - Leading Air Mechanic(A) - L/FX78133 - died of Pulmonary TB at Newstead Sanatorium, Notts.

    Regards

    Simon

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

    Derrick Gerald Hemley 1869435 , attached to RAF Rangoon, was admitted seriously ill to Number 52 Indian General hospital on 20 January, becoming dangerously ill on 30 January and dying at 00:47 Hours of smallpox

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