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    Default 401005 - Unaccounted Airmen - 05-10-1940

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    401005 - Unaccounted Airmen - 05-10-1940

    From Henk's List -

    UK
    SMITH, William James - Cpl - 849877 - RAF (AAF) - 914 BalloonSqn.
    Birmingham (Lodge Hill) Cemetery, Warwickshire.
    Admitted to Hospital on the 21st June as dangerously ill. That was downgraded to seriously ill in July which was followed by a relapse and he eventually died of Chronic Bronchitis.

    WILLIAMS, William Kynaston - F/Lt - 37704 - RAF.
    Black Bourton ( St.) Churchyard, Oxfordshire.
    Died from injuries received when he was shot by a sentry at RAF Brize Norton.

    From CWGC -

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    ADAMS, Woodrow Gregory - S/Lt(A) - HMS Ark Royal - RN.
    Liverpool (Anfield) Crematorium, Lancashire.
    Died of injuries in an Air crash off Harstad.
    Swordfish - Serial unknown - 810 Sqn FAA,RN.

    BOAK, Andrew Stenhouse - P/O - 43020 - RAF.
    BROOKER, Francis John - Sgt - 742131 - RAFVR.
    MARSHALL, James Douglas - Sgt - 817236 - RAF (AAF).
    WISE, Charles Harold - Sgt - 505501 - RAF.
    These four airmen were crew of Hampden I - P4417 - 50 Sqn.

    BENNETT, Harry - Sgt - 549557 - RAF.
    NEALE, Robert John - Sgt - 745300 - RAFVR.
    WOOD, George - Sgt - 580689 - RAF.
    YORATH, Philip Herbert - F/Sgt - 532375 - RAF.
    These four airmen were crew of Hampden I - P4362 - 144 Sqn.

    BRACKENRIDGE, Gilbert Keith - F/O - 70074 - RAF.
    BRUCE, Donald - Sgt - 536872 - RAF.
    McINTOSH, John - P/O - 43289 - RAF.
    RUSSELL, Andrew - Sgt - 533654 - RAF.
    These four airmen were crew of Hudson I - P5117 - 233 Sqn.

    The twelve airmen named above are all commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial, Surrey.

    ALGAR, Alan - Sgt - 970031 - RAFVR.
    Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery, Derbyshire.
    CANNON, William Arthur - Sgt - 746801 - RAFVR.
    South Shoebury ( St.Andrew) Churchyard, Essex.
    RAYMENT, Walter Benedict - Sgt - 751840 - RAFVR.
    Henfield Cemetery, Sussex.
    These three airmen were crew of Hampden I - X2920 - 61 Sqn.

    SHERWOOD, Charles Alfred - Sgt - 536431 - RAF.
    Driffield Cemetery, Yorkshire.
    Hampden I - X2977 - 83 Sqn.

    HALL, Albert Richard Sidney - Sgt - 755403 - RAFVR.
    Brentwood (London Road) Cemetery, Essex.
    Blenheim IV - R2771 - 53 Sqn.

    JANUSZEWICZ, Wojciech - Kapitan(F/Lt) - P/1385 - PAF - VMY, KL,3×KW,ML.
    Northwood Cemetery, Middlesex.
    Hurricane I - P3892 - 303 Sqn.

    SCOTT, John Craig - Sgt - 745031 - RAFVR.
    Glasgow (Craigton) Cemetery, Glasgow.
    VALENTINE, Dudley - Sgt - 745028 - RAFVR.
    Glasgow (Riddrie) Cemetery, Glasgow.
    These two airmen were crew of Master I - N7937 - 5 SFTS.

    SUTTON, Norman - P/O - 84033 - RAFVR.
    St.Helens Cemetery, Lancashire.
    Spitfire Ia - L9989 - 72 Sqn.

    DUENSING, Fritz - GAF.
    KRAPPATSCH, Helmut - GAF.
    These two German airmen rest at Hawkinge Cemetery, Kent.
    Cause of death ?

    Alex
    Last edited by Alex Smart; 16th April 2022 at 14:12.

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    Default Re: 401005 - Unaccounted Airmen - 05-10-1940

    Alex

    Master N9737 should read N7937, 9737 was an Anson.

    DaveW

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    Default Re: 401005 - Unaccounted Airmen - 05-10-1940

    Thanks Dave, my typo this time, I did have N7937 on paper :(

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    Default Re: 401005 - Unaccounted Airmen - 05-10-1940

    Quote Originally Posted by Alex Smart View Post
    SUTTON, Norman - P/O - 84033 - RAFVR.
    St.Helens Cemetery, Lancashire.
    Spitfire Ia - L9989 - 72 Sqn.
    Serial was K9989

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    Default Re: 401005 - Unaccounted Airmen - 05-10-1940

    Quote Originally Posted by Alex Smart View Post
    DUENSING, Fritz - GAF.
    KRAPPATSCH, Helmut - GAF.
    These two German airmen rest at Hawkinge Cemetery, Kent.
    Cause of death ?
    From Kracker, crew of Bf110D-3 3383/S9+GH of 1./Erpr.Gr.210, shot down near Ashford, Kent:
    http://www.aircrewremembered.com/Kra.../?q=KRAPPATSCH

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