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    Default Unaccounted airmen - 23-10-1941

    What were the places of death registration for:
    AC1 James HORAN - 1074006, and
    Sgt CharlesT. ROBINSON - 6386 - age 43.
    Both died on active service.

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    Hi Henk
    Horan,20, is registered at Chippenham, Wiltshire
    Robinson,43, registered at Manchester, Lancashire
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    This Dick for this speedy response.
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    Default Unaccounted airmen 23-10-1941

    Checking the CWGC-Registers with my files found another name of an airman sofar missing in my files. What was the place of death registration for:
    LAC (Pilot u/t) Herbert R. JOHNSON - 656146 - age 22.

    Proposed aircraft losses for this day:
    Hurricane I - V7245 - 59 OTU - crashed on landing Longtown.
    Magister I - L8079 - 16 EFTS - crashed on landing Burnaston.
    Master III - W8569 - 5 FTS - crashed on overshoot at night Chetwynd.

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    Henk,

    Johnson was killed in the No.5 FTS Master, here is the ORB entry.

    October 23rd 1941, “Master W8569 crashed near Chetwynd, the pilot, 656146 LAC Johnson, H.R. of No.66 Course, being killed.”
    Alan Clark

    Peak District Air Accident Research

    http://www.peakdistrictaircrashes.co.uk/

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    Thanks Al; another one deleted from 'the' list.
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    Henk.

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