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    Default 401103 - Unaccounted Airmen - 03-11-1940

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    401103 - Unaccounted Airmen - 03-11-1940

    From Henk's List -

    UK
    DYAS, Maurice Arthur - AC2c - 1280320 - RAF.
    Hockley (St Peter) Churchyard, Essex.
    Cause of death ?

    GODFREY, Lemuel - AC2c - 1355760 - RAFVR.
    Yatesbury (All Saints) Churchyard, Wiltshire.
    Died in RAF Hospital, Yatesbury, NFD ?

    GREGORY, Peter Louis - Sgt - 745756 - RAFVR.
    Cheltenham Cemetery Prestbury,Gloucestershire.
    Taken ill some five months earlier (Rheumatic Fever). Then followed appendicitis. Despite an operation he deteriorated and finally succumbed this date.

    KNOWLES, Stanley - AC2c - 1106586 - RAFVR.
    Wigan Cemetery, Lancashire.
    Killed during an Air Raid on RAF Kidlington.

    READ, George - Sqn/Ldr - 73585 - RAF.
    Bradford Crematorium, Yorkshire.
    He was a passenger in a motor car that collided with an Army lorry in the black out.

    WHITTINGTON, Robert Charles - Cp - 567126 - RAF - 308(Polish)Sqn.
    Penarth (St.Augustine of Hippo) Churchyard, Glamorganshire.
    Suicide, shot himself with his service rifle.

    From CWGC -

    MALTA
    ALLEN, David Ross (Canadian) - P/O - 42783 - RAF.
    Malta (Capuccini) Naval Cemetery, Malta.
    Wellington Ic - T2743 - 148 Sqn(Wellington Flight).

    UK
    PEMBERTON, David Alwyne - Sqn/Ldr - 33036 - RAF - DFC,MiD.
    Broadway (St.Eadburgh) New Churchyard, Worcestershire.
    Hurricane I - P2751 - 1 Sqn.

    GREEN, John Henry - Sgt - 639031 - RAF.
    REDGROVE, Basil Edward - Sgt - 740422 - RAFVR.
    These two airmen rest at Scampton (St.John the Baptist) Churchyard, Lincolnshire.
    ROWLANDS, Robert Rankin McHarry - AC2c - 1108295 - RAFVR.
    St Helens Cemetery, Lancashire.
    These three airmen were crew of Hampden I - X2978 - 83 Sqn.

    TOOTH, Douglas Ronald Noel - Lac - 905289 - RAFVR.
    Little Rissington (St.Peter) Churchyard, Gloucestershire.
    Anson I - L7926 - 6 SFTS.

    GILBERT, Henry Gordon - P/O - 44192 - RAF.
    GREIG, James - Sgt - 619903 - RAF.
    THORNDYKE, Henry Frank - Sgt - 747794 - RAFVR.
    WILLIAMS, Lionel Graham - P/O - 42550 - RAF.
    These four airmen were crew of Hudson I - N7374 - 233 Sqn.

    BAYLISS, Ernest John - Sgt - 581431 - RAF.
    GARRAD, Anthony Hugh Hamilton - P/O - 42119 - RAF.
    MOYNHAM, Harold Frederick John - Sgt - 634201 - RAF.
    These three airmen were crew of Blenheim IV - L9392 - 248 Sqn.

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

    KROHN, Willi - GAF.
    ZUMBROCK, Ferdinand - GAF.
    These two German airmen rest at Cannock Chase German Military Cemetery, Staffordshire.
    Cause of death ?

    Alex

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    Default Re: 401103 - Unaccounted Airmen - 03-11-1940

    Quote Originally Posted by Alex Smart View Post
    KROHN, Willi - GAF.
    ZUMBROCK, Ferdinand - GAF.
    These two German airmen rest at Cannock Chase German Military Cemetery, Staffordshire.
    Cause of death ?
    Crew of Do17Z-2 2573 5K+CS of 8./KG3, shot down by Hurricanes of 46 Sqn near Bexley, Kent.

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    Default Re: 401103 - Unaccounted Airmen - 03-11-1940

    Alex

    GODFREY, Lemuel - AC2c - 1355760 - his death ws announced in the Western Gazetteof November 15th 1940:

    GODFREY - on the 3rd November, at an R.A.F Military Hospital, A.C. Lemuel Godfrey, after a short illness, aged 47 years.

    He was the holder of the Military Medal, and had served in the Machine Gun Corps in WW1, regimental number 36711.

    Regards

    Simon
    Researching R.A.F. personnel from the North East of England

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