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    Default 440218 - Unaccounted Airmen - 18-2-1944

    Hello,

    440218 - Unaccounted Airmen - 18-2-1944

    From Henk's list -

    CANADA
    BERRY, Walter - F/S - 349180 - RAF - Medicine Hat (Hillside), Alberta, Canada.

    ITALY
    HOLME, Albert - Cpl - 618398 - RAF - Salerno, Italy.

    UK
    DEEGAN, Joseph - AC2c - 1903221 - RAFVR - Chester (Blacon), Cheshire. [DOAS].
    HICKLING, Bernard George - AC2c - 759314 - RAFVR - Adwick-Le-Street, Yorkshire.

    From CWGC & Geoff's site's -

    BRAZIL
    CLARKE, Philip - Sgt (Pilot) - 1492818 - RAFVR - Para Anglican, Brazil.

    Possible aircraft:
    18/2/44 Baltimore V 113 Wing (RAF FC) Brazil FW680
    18/2/44 Wellington X 6 (C)OTU UK HE747
    18/2/44 Liberator GR.VI (ex. BZ732) 10 North Atlantic sqn (RCAF) Canada CA586
    18/2/44 Beaufighter TF.X 16 sqn (SAAF) Aegean Sea LZ481
    18/2/44 Hurricane IId 20 sqn Burma KW871
    18/2/44 Hurricane IId 20 sqn Far East KX124
    18/2/44 Ventura II (ex. AJ 500) 29 OTU (SAAF) S.Africa SA6111
    18/2/44 Mosquito NF.XII 151 sqn UK HK225
    18/2/44 Typhoon Ib 174 sqn UK/Sea JP793
    18/2/44 Typhoon Ib 174 sqn France JR133
    18/2/44 Typhoon Ib 175 sqn UK JP429
    18/2/44 Mosquito FB.VI 464 sqn France MM404
    18/2/44 Mosquito FB.VI 487 sqn France HX922
    18/2/44 Beaufighter Vif 600 sqn Italy/Sea V8833


    Alex

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    CLARKE, Philip - Sgt (Pilot) - 1492818 - RAFVR - Para Anglican, Brazil.

    18 Feb. 44
    Baltimore FW680

    Crashed and burned on landing at Belem.

    see
    http://www.rafcommands.com/forum/sho...d-Brazil/page2

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    Hi

    CANADA
    BERRY, Walter - F/S - DOAS at 34 SFTS

    ITALY
    HOLME, Albert - Cpl - serving at 3 BRD.

    UK
    DEEGAN, Joseph - AC2 - registered in Don Valley. [DOAS].
    HICKLING, Bernard George - AC2 - registered in Newton.

    Malcolm

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    Looks like Malcolm has transposed the places for Hickling and Deegan.

    Hickling is Don Valley, Yorkshire which covers Adwick Le Street
    Deegan is Newton, Lancashire

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    Cheers Martyn

    That is what I meant to put.

    Malcolm

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    Wellington HE747 was Polish crewed, 1 killed, 1 Died of Injuries, 3 Injured.
    Alan Clark

    Peak District Air Accident Research

    http://www.peakdistrictaircrashes.co.uk/

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

    Albert Holme 618398 , attached to Number 3 BPD , was admitted dangerously ill to Number 59 General hospital on 11 February where he died of streptococcal meningitis

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