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    Default 401115 - Unaccounted Airmen - 15-11-1940

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    401115 - Unaccounted Airmen - 15-11-1940

    From Henk's List -

    CANADA
    MacDONALD, George Alfred - F/Lt - C/3156 - RCAF.
    Edmonton (Mount Pleasant) Cemetery, Alberta, Canada.
    Died in Hospital at Edmonton following an Operation.

    SOUTH AFRICA
    FOURIE, Ignatius Michael - Pupil Pilot - 103927 - SAAF - 75 Air School.
    Thaba Tshwane (Old No.1) Military Cemetery, Gauteng, South Africa.
    Death caused by a motorcycle accident near Swartruggens.

    UK
    JURKOWSKI, Jozef - Szeregowlec - P/781946 - PAF.
    Baginton (St.John the Baptist) Churchyard, Warwickshire.
    Died of injuries caused by a bomb hiting the Rialta Cinema in Coventry on the 14th. ( Henk had the date as being the 17th ).

    COUSINS, Austin - AC1c - 653086 - RAF.
    Clogherney Presbyterian Churchyard, County Tyrone, UK.
    SIMS, Ernest Arthur - Sgt - 591057 - RAF.
    Sandford-on-Thames (St.Andrew) Churchyard, Oxfordshire.
    These two airmen were killed when an aircraft hit the accommodation Hut at RAF Aldergrove.

    HORTON, Eric Vincent - AC2c - 751162 - RAFVR.
    Driffield Cemetery, Yorkshire.
    Died of wounds sustained in an Air Raid.

    TULK, Charles Sidney - AC2c - 1258546 - RAFVR.
    Chingford Mount Cemetery, Essex.
    Killed when riding pillion on a motorcycle that ran into a lorry.

    From CWGC -

    ALBANIA
    CHILDS, Eric Bruce - Sgt - 566516 - RAF.
    STEWART, John George - Sgt - 566189 - RAF.
    STOTT, Donald - Cpl - 526089 - RAF.
    These three airmen rest at Tirana Park Memorial Cemetery, Albania.
    They were crew of Blenheim I - L1120 - 30 Sqn.

    BELGIUM
    GAVIN, Charles Dennis - Sgt - 580393 - RAF.
    MURRAY, Dennis - F/O - 41050 - RAF - DFC.
    ROBSON, Thomas - Sgt - 939777 - RAFVR.
    These three airmen rest at Brussels Town Cemetery, Brussels -Capital Region, Belgium.
    They were crew of Blenheim IV - T1890 - 105 Sqn.

    GERMANY
    GREEN, Joseph Donald - Sgt - 551605 - RAF.
    HAWXBY, Thomas William - Sgt - 63875 - RAF.
    MAYBURY, John Gordon William - Sgt - 580719 - RAF.
    PERKINS, Reginald Derek - F/O - 41201 - RAF.
    These four airmen rest at Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery, Berlin, Germany.
    They were crew of Hampden I - X2996 - 44sqn.

    UK
    EMPSON, Philip Thomas (India) - P/O - 42986 - RAF.
    Hawkinge Cemetery, Kent.
    GETHIN, John Edward - Sgt - 940885 - RAFVR
    Shrewsbury General Cemetery, Shropshire.
    These two airmen were crew of Lysander III - R9079 - 4 Sqn.

    KULCZYCKI, Wlodzimierz - Kapral - P/780414 - PAF - 7 AACU
    Hereford Cemetery, Herefordshire.
    Fell off the back of an RAF lorry and later complained of a headache, a doctor attended and he was removed to Hospital where he died of Cerebral compression.

    LAMBIE, William Gavin Mein - P/O - 42235 - RAF.
    Nutfield Cemetery, Surrey.
    PEARCY, Dennis Jack - Sgt - 903249 - RAFVR
    Yeovil Cemetery, Somerset.
    These twoairmenwerecrewofBeaufighterIf - R2084 - 219 Sqn.

    INGERSENT, Frederick Leslie - Sgt - 553881 - RAF.
    Bishopsworth (St.Peter) Churchyard, Somerset.
    MILL, Ernest - Sgt - 740701 - RAFVR.
    Forgan ( Vicarsford) Cemetery, Fifeshire.
    OWEN, Emrys Edgar - Sgt - 551167 - RAF.
    Pontypridd (Glytaff) Cemetery, Glamorganshire.
    These three airmen were crew of Hudson I - T9338 - 224 Sqn.

    GAUZE, Czeslaw - Porucznik - P/76809 - PAF.
    Whyteleafe (St.Luke) Churchyard, Surrey.
    Hurricane I - V6951 - 605 Sqn.

    HARTOP, Joseph Argyle - Sgt - 745668 - RAFVR.
    Caistor Cemetery, Lincolnshire.
    Hurricane I - P3305 - 607 Sqn.

    BUCKNELL, Ronald - Sgt - 742529 - RAFVR.
    DALE, Sidney - Sgt - 651852 - RAF.
    HASTE, Harry Scott - Sgt - 550065 - RAF.
    McLOUGHLIN, Patrick Henry (Republic of Ireland) - Sgt - 581290 - RAF.
    These four airmen are commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial, Surrey.
    They were crew of Hampden I - L4057 - 83 Sqn.

    DEAN, Edgar Albert - Sgt - 754574 - RAFVR.
    Runnymede Memorial, Surrey.
    Wellington Ic - T2509 - 115 Sqn.

    BOSCHEN, Johnny- GAF.
    ENGELKEN, Heinrich - GAF.
    HAAS, Albert - GAF.
    HEILIG, Franz - GAF.
    HOECKENDORF, Walter - GAF.
    MUTZL, Josef - GAF.
    PIONTEK, Oskar - GAF.
    WAGNER, Bernhard - GAF.
    These eight German Airmen rest at Cannock Chase German Military Cemetery, Staffordshire.
    Cause of death ?

    Alex

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    Default Re: 401115 - Unaccounted Airmen - 15-11-1940

    CANADA
    MacDONALD, George Alfred - F/Lt - C/3156 - RCAF.
    Edmonton (Mount Pleasant) Cemetery, Alberta, Canada.
    Died in Hospital at Edmonton following an Operation.

    Operation was for an appendicitis. F/Lt MacDonald had just been appointed (16 October 1940) as Command Chaplain for No. 4 Training Command.

    Born 1887, he had served as a padre in WWI (1916-18) going to France with the 54th Infantry Battalion.

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    Default Re: 401115 - Unaccounted Airmen - 15-11-1940

    Quote Originally Posted by Alex Smart View Post
    BOSCHEN, Johnny- GAF.
    ENGELKEN, Heinrich - GAF.
    HAAS, Albert - GAF.
    HEILIG, Franz - GAF.
    HOECKENDORF, Walter - GAF.
    MUTZL, Josef - GAF.
    PIONTEK, Oskar - GAF.
    WAGNER, Bernhard - GAF.
    These eight German Airmen rest at Cannock Chase German Military Cemetery, Staffordshire.
    From Kracker Archive:
    Engelken and Mutzl were killed on 16 Nov 40 in the crash of He111H-2 5509/A1+LN of 5./KG53. More info here:
    https://www.shropshirestar.com/news/...-came-to-stay/
    Piontek was in the crew of Ju88A-5 6129/5J+ER of 7./KG4, shot down by ground fire at Manor Farm, Duggleby on 27 Oct 40 - he died of his injuries on 15 Nov 40.
    Haas, Heilig, Hoechendorf and Wagner were crew of Do17Z 2798 of 9./KG76, shot down on a raid on London, crashing near Harlow, Essex.
    I can't find Boschen's details.

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