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    Default Unaccounted airmen - 19-6-1942

    What were the places of death registration for:

    A - Died on active service:
    LAC Trevor ROBERTS - 1072061 - age 33.

    B - Not found in Flight archives:
    AC1 Thomas P. CLARK - 1474945 - age 34, and
    Sgt (WOp/Ag) Arthur R. DIPPLE - 655658 (Body brought ashore 22-6-1942 Maidens Bay [fractured skull, flying accident]. Last seen alive 19-6-1942. Accident reported by O/C RAF Prestwick. Also looking for unit and possible a/c type and serial).

    C - Also looking for aircraft type (Spitfire ?) and serial of:
    Sgt (Pilot) Thomas J. FRANCIS - 1285703 - 222 Sqn (Manston, Kent), commemorated on Panel 83 of the Runnymede Memorial. (Norman Franks [FCL 2/41 - 1st ed.] mentions BL769, however this serial was lost 6-2-19"43" with P/O H.R. Parker - NZ414331.

    Regards and thanks for your help.
    Henk.

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    Hi Henk

    Roberts - Anglesey West
    Clark - Thomas R (35 ) is registered in Romsey, Essex

    Malcolm

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    Thanks Malcolm. Good weekend,
    Henk.

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    Hi Henk,

    Dipple was lost with Botha L6418 of 3 RDFS

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    Thanks Ross for info on DIPPLE and Botha L6418. Assume was only occupant or other crew may have survived.
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    Pilot of L6418 given as injured in Form 1180 as P/O J A Haylock RAAF, 403739.

    No other casualties noted.

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

    Trevor ( TREFOR ) Roberts 1072061 , attached to 21 OTU died in the Gors hospital, Holyhead, of multiple carcinomas of the ribs, femur and stomach
    Last edited by malcolm_raf; 21st October 2021 at 13:25. Reason: s/n amended

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