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    Default 401029 - Unaccounted Airmen - 29-10-1940

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    401029 - Unaccounted Airmen - 29-10-1940

    From Henk's List -

    CANADA
    MacDONALD, George Eardley - Lac - R/65514 - RCAF.
    Toronto (Park Lawn) Cemetery, Ontario, Canada.
    Cause of death was an automobile accident.

    UK
    COWNDEN,Albert Ernest - AC1c - 841926 - RAF (AAF) - 903 Balloon Sqn.
    Greenwich Cemetery, London.
    Died from injuries after the hut in which the Balloon crew were living was bombed.

    ELLIOTT, Harold - AC1c - 1158425 - RAFVR.
    Kettering (London Road) Cemetery, Northamptonshire.
    HARRADINE, Luis Watson - AC1c - 1152333 - RAFVR.
    Sandridge (St.Leonard ) Churchyard, Herefordshire.
    ROTHWELL, Thomas - AC2c - 988405 - RAFVR - 257 Sqn.
    Blackburn Cemetery, Lancashire.
    These three airmen were killed in an Air Raid on RAF North Weald.

    MORGAN, Wilfred Cecil - AC2c - 931395 - RAFVR.
    Sketty ( Bethel) Welsh Congregational Chapelyard, Glamorganshire.
    This airman was admitted to RAF Hospital Weeton on the 25th and died of an acute perforated appendix.

    PAYNE, Stanley - Sgt(Pilot U/T) - 754977 - RAFVR.
    Bristol (Greenbank) Cemetery, Gloucestershire.
    Died in Dundee Royal Infirmary of a sub arachnoid haemorrhage following an accident involving Hart - K6537 - 9SFTS.
    But see Malcolm 's post below which has this airman as serving with 8 SFTS and so not involved with the Hart accident at all.

    SHAW, Wilfred Dudley - Lac - 192605 - RAFVR.
    Stanton St.Quintin (St.Giles) Churchyard Extension, Wiltshire.
    This airman was killed in the accident involving Hart - K6537 of 9 SFTS.

    SAUNDERS, Thomas Herbert - AC1c - 950759 - RAFVR - 249 Sqn.
    Leicester (Welford Road) Cemetery, Leicestershire.
    This airman was wounded in an Air Raid on RAF North Weald on the 29th and died the next morning at St.Margaret's Hospital at Epping.

    From CWGC -

    UK
    ALLEN, Anthony Walter - AC2c - 922600 - RAFVR.
    Windsor Cemetery, Berkshire.
    CUTHBERT, Valera Shaun Pearce (Val) - Lac - 938005 - RAFVR.
    Coventry (London Road) Cemetery, Warwickshire.
    PARRY, Ronald Humphrey - Lac - 989293 - RAFVR.
    Stanley New Cemetery, Durham.
    WILLIAMS, Ernest William George - Sgt - 560735 - RAF.
    Watchfield Military Cemetery, Berkshire.
    These four airmen were crew of Anson I - N9737 - 11 AONS.

    CARSON, John Leadbetter - Sgt - 543318 - RAF - 201 Sqn.
    Carnmoney (Church of the Holy Evangelists) Church of Ireland Churchyard Extension, County Antrim, UK.
    LAUDER, Robert - Sgt - 507615 - RAF - 201 Sqn.
    Wick Cemetery, Caithness-Shire.
    NANGLE, George Allan - AC1c - 973249 - RAFVR - 201 Sqn.
    Dalziel (Airbles) Cemetery, Lanarkshire.
    PHELPS, Ronald Wilkie John - Sgt - 644168 - RAF - 201 Sqn.
    Stony Stratford (Calverton Road) Cemetery, Buckinghamshire.
    These fourairmenwerecrewofSunderlandI - P9622 - 201 Sqn..

    DAVIES, Frederick Neville - Lac - 903618 - RAFVR.
    Lassington ( St.Oswald) Churchyard, Gloucestershire.
    JACKSON, Stanley Arthur - Lac - 976956 - RAFVR.
    Belfast City Cemetery, County Antrim, UK.
    These two airmen were crew of Master I - N7441 - 5 FTS.

    FECHTNER, Emil - P/O - 81887 - RAFVR - DFC.
    Brookwood Military Cemetery, Surrey.
    Hurricane I - P3889 - 310(Czech) Sqn.

    GIRDWOOD, Alexander George - Sgt - 741908 - RAFVR.
    Paisley (Hawkhead) Cemetery, Renfrewshire.
    Hurricane I - V6852 - 257 Sqn.

    HUTLEY, Ralph - P/O - 84323 - RAFVR.
    Tangmere (St.Andrew) Churchyard, Sussex.
    Hurricane I - V7622 - 213 Sqn.

    JACKSON, Norman Halsall - Sgt - 749426 - RAFVR.
    Birch-in-Rusholme (St. James) Churchyard, Lancashire.
    PALMER, David Denis - Sgt - 580975 - RAF.
    Ryde Borough Cemetery, Isle of Wight.
    RIPLEY, Philip Watson - Sgt - 751060 - RAFVR.
    Bognor Regis Cemetery, Sussex.
    These three airmen were crew of Beaufort I - L9800 - 22 Sqn.

    FIRLEJ - BIELANSKI, - Porucznik - P/76828 - PAF.
    GOEBEL, Gerhard - Kapral - P/780040 - PAF.
    SZMAJDOWICZ, Tadeusz Jerzy - Kapral - P/780068 - PAF.
    These three Polish Airmen rest at Newark-upon-Trent Cemetery, Nottinghamshire.
    These three Polish Airmen were crew of Battle I - L5356 - 300 Sqn.

    RYLANDS John Power - Sgt - 741175 - RAFVR.
    Beaufort I - L9800 - 22 Sqn.

    ABRAHAMS, Frederick Joseph - Sgt - 580418 - RAF.
    BARNWELL, Richard Antony - F/Lt - 36163 - RAF.
    DANKS, Harry Edward - Sgt - 748206 - RAFVR.
    PEGRAM, Thomas Henry - Sgt - 632154 - RAF.
    ROSE, Maurice - Sgt - 900030 - RAFVR.
    These five airmen were crew of Whitley V - P5082 - 102 Sqn.

    ELLWOOD, George Edward - Sgt - 512499 - RAF.
    HISSEY, Peter Bouch - P/O - 76582 - RAFVR.
    TURNER, William - Sgt - 650772 - RAF.
    These three airmen were crew of Blenheim IV - T1861 - 114 Sqn.

    BEAVIS, Kenneth William - AC1c - 642035 - RAF.
    MACDONALD, Stuart Hayden - Sgt - 39866 - RNZAF.
    ROSS, Malcolm Sydney - Sgt - 755445 - RAFVR.
    TOWE, Matthew Ewing - Lac - 744561 - RAFVR.
    These four airmen were crew of Sunderland I - P9620 - 204 Sqn.

    The thirteen Airmen named above are Commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial, Surrey .

    BLAKE, Arthur Giles - S/Lt(A) - HMS Daedalus - RN .
    Langley Marish ( St.Mary) Churchyard, Buckinghamshire.
    Spitfire - P7423 - 19 Sqn RAF.

    SCHREIVER, Albin - GAF.
    Maidstone Cemetery, Kent.
    Cause of death ?

    LENZ, Alfred - GAF.
    RANK, Hans - GAF.
    VON SCHENK, Hans-Benno - GAF.
    TORNOW, Heinz - GAF.
    These four German Airmen rest at Cannock Chase German Military Cemetery, Staffordshire.
    Cause of death ?

    Alex
    Last edited by Alex Smart; 11th June 2022 at 14:33.

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    Default Re: 401029 - Unaccounted Airmen - 29-10-1940

    Hi

    PAYNE, Stanley - he was serving at No 8 SFTS and was not connected to the Hart of No 9 SFTS, as confirmed in 'Clipped Wings' Vol 1

    Malcolm

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    Default Re: 401029 - Unaccounted Airmen - 29-10-1940

    Schreiver (Schreiber in BoBTN) was in the crew of Do17Z-2 2544/5K+CH of 1./KG3 which crash-landed near Maidstone in the early hours of 28 Oct 40.
    Lenz was shot down over Sussex in Bf109E-1 4828 "white 5" of 4./JG51
    Rank was shot down over Essex in Bf109E-4/B 5562 "white B" of 4./LG2
    Von Schenk was shot down off the Essex Coast in Bf109E-4/B 4145 "S" of 5./LG2
    Tornow was shot down over Kent in Bf109E-4 5370 "white 9" of 4./JG51

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