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    Default 440407 - Unaccounted Airmen - 7-4-1944

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    440407 - Unaccounted Airmen - 7-4-1944

    From Henk's list -

    UK
    COLWELL, Albert William James - F/S (Pilot) - 1317864 - RAFVR - Kingskerswell (St. Mary), Devon.
    COOK, Kenneth Edward - Cpl - 648743 - RAF - Greenstead Green (St. James ), Essex.
    COVENEY, Cecil Charles - LAC - 1655798 - RAFVR - Surbiton , Surrey.
    JONES, David Walter - LAC - 1299744 - RAFVR - Penygarn Baptist, Monmouthshire.
    SMITH, Norman - Sgt - 523074 - RAF - Bristol (Arnos Vale), Gloucestershire.

    From CWGC & Geoff's sites -

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    BARNARD, David Francis - F/S - 1382524 - RAFVR - Alamein Memorial, Egypt. ( Wellington X - LN324 - 76 OTU).
    BRAND, Andrew David - F/S - 1021613 - RAFVR - Alamein Memorial, Egypt. ( Wellington X - LN324 - 76 OTU).
    BUCKLEY, John - F/O - 134357 - RAFVR - Alamein Memorial, Egypt. ( Wellington X - LN324 - 76 OTU).
    CHALLIS, michael Bruce henry - F/L - 156336 - D F C - RAFVR - Alamein Memorial, Egypt. ( Wellington X - LN324 - 76 OTU).
    McILWRAITH, Harold - Sgt - 1074143 - RAFVR - Alamein Memorial, Egypt. ( Wellington X - LN324 - 76 OTU).
    RICHES, Alfred george - F/S - 1809238 - RAFVR - Alamein Memorial, Egypt. ( Wellington X - LN324 - 76 OTU).
    TRIBE, George - Sgt - 927238 - RAFVR - Alamein Memorial, Egypt. ( Wellington X - LN324 - 76 OTU).
    WOPSHOTT, Albert Richard - Sgt - 1607113 - RAFVR - Alamein Memorial, Egypt. ( Wellington X - LN324 - 76 OTU).

    Alex

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    Hi

    COLWELL, Albert William James - F/S (Pilot) - possibly killed whilst flying in Master II, DK799 of No 5 (P) AFU, which failed to recover from a stall in cloud and crashed at Orleton in Herefordshire.
    COOK, Kenneth Edward - Cpl - registered in Aldershot.
    COVENEY, Cecil Charles - LAC - registered in Grantham.
    JONES, David Walter - LAC - possibly killed whilst flying in Master II, DK799 of No 5 (P) AFU, which failed to recover from a stall in cloud and crashed at Orleton in Herefordshire..
    SMITH, Norman - Sgt - registered in Weston super Mare.

    EGYPT
    BARNARD, David Francis - F/S - Wellington X - LN324 - 76 OTU.
    BRAND, Andrew David - F/S - Wellington X - LN324 - 76 OTU.
    BUCKLEY, John - F/O - Wellington X - LN324 - 76 OTU.
    CHALLIS, michael Bruce henry - F/L - possibly Wellington X - LN324 - 76 OTU.
    McILWRAITH, Harold - Sgt - Wellington X - LN324 - 76 OTU.
    RICHES, Alfred george - F/S - Wellington X - LN324 - 76 OTU.
    TRIBE, George - Sgt - Wellington X - LN324 - 76 OTU.
    WOPSHOTT, Albert Richard - Sgt - Wellington X - LN324 - 76 OTU.

    Malcolm

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

    Cecil Charles Coveney 1655798 , attached to IX Troop carrier command, , died at RAF North Witham of a coronary occlusion

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

    Norman Smith 523074 , at home on sick leave, died at Rose Glen, Churchill, Blagdon, of pulmonary tuberculosis
    Last edited by jonheyworth; 17th September 2021 at 09:11.

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