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    Default Help Identifying Canadians (E - I )

    Hello all,
    Following on from my other post on the same subject, I'm still struggling to identify the first names of the following Canadian airmen who served with 78 Squadron during WW2 and would be grateful if anyone can assist:

    R187339. ELLIS N G. NAVIGATOR. 1944/45

    R269346. EMERSON D B. AIR GUNNER. 1945

    R279374. FAUBERT C. AIR GUNNER. 1945

    R223054. FERRAULT B. WIRELESS OP. 1945

    R270991. FOSTER J. AIR GUNNER. 1945

    R279448. GARTON G. AIR GUNNER. 1945

    R252734. GIFFEN J B. WIRELESS OP. 1945

    R212302. GREGORY P. AIR GUNNER. 1944/45

    R215758. HOBAN M. AIR GUNNER. 1945

    R183312. HUDSON R. NAVIGATOR. 1945

    R2539995. IRWIN I K. AIR GUNNER. 1945

    Many thanks

    Daz

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    Default Re: Help Identifying Canadians (E - I )

    Just wondering if any can help with R2539995. IRWIN I K. AIR GUNNER. 1945 (see below), as I am trying to update my 35 Squadron database too

    Regards

    PeteT
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    - CA Butler and the loss of Lancaster ME334 (http://rafww2butler.wordpress.com/ )
    - Aircrew Training (Basic / Trade / Operational / Continuation / Conversion)
    - The History of No. 35 Squadron (1916 - 1982) (https://35squadron.wordpress.com/)

    [Always looking for copies of original documents / photographs etc relating to these subjects]

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    Default Re: Help Identifying Canadians (E - I )

    Pete,

    Any idea what the extra digit in Irwin's number is?

    Regards,

    Dave

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    Default Re: Help Identifying Canadians (E - I )

    Hi,

    R253995 IRWIN I K

    http://www.rafcommands.com/forum/sho...th-78-Squadron

    R223054 FERRAULT B is probably R223054 PERRAULT E.

    http://www.rafcommands.com/forum/sho...ers-Forenames)

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    Mojmir

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    Default Re: Help Identifying Canadians (E - I )

    Quote Originally Posted by alieneyes View Post
    Pete,

    Any idea what the extra digit in Irwin's number is?

    Regards,

    Dave
    Should be R253995; I will let Daz know so that he can correct it
    Main areas of research:

    - CA Butler and the loss of Lancaster ME334 (http://rafww2butler.wordpress.com/ )
    - Aircrew Training (Basic / Trade / Operational / Continuation / Conversion)
    - The History of No. 35 Squadron (1916 - 1982) (https://35squadron.wordpress.com/)

    [Always looking for copies of original documents / photographs etc relating to these subjects]

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