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    Hi All

    I have received the following request from someone in Spain, can anyone help?

    "We would like to make, this summer, a tribute to the crew of the airplane crashed in north Spain in 12/06/1942.

    The aircraft is likely to have been an:

    Armstrong Whitworth Whitley, Mark V from 58 Squadron.

    The names of the crew was:

    PILOT OFFICER KENNETH BRIAN WILLSON
    PILOT OFFICER LESLIE CHARLES FROUD
    FLIGHT PILOT ALEXANDER SEATON LORIMER
    SERGEANT DOUGLAS ARTHUR HARSUM
    SERGEANT HERBERT KITCHENER BROMAGE
    SERGEANT STANLEY BRIMER"

    Many thanks

    Malcolm

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    Hi Malcolm,

    Aircraft details are:

    12/06/42
    58 Sqn
    Whitley V
    BD210

    Coded J

    P/O K B Willson
    P/O L C Froud
    Sgt D A Harsum
    Sgt S Brimer
    Sgt H K Bromage
    F/Sgt A S Lorimer RCAF

    Op: A/S Patrol, RAF St. Eval, Time Up 12:10 hrs

    Missing over Bay of Biscay on anti-submarine patrol. All rest in Bilboa British Cemetery, Spain.

    Regards
    Ross
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    Many thanks Ross

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