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    Default 421227 - Unaccounted airwoman and airman - 27-12-1942

    Looking for info (cause of death, death registration) on:

    ACW1 Myrtle R. BAKER - 2007376 - age 20, and

    AC1 John W. GOOD - 867139 - 937 (Balloon) Sqn (South Tyne, Newcastle).

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    Hi Henk

    I can't find Baker in CWGC

    Good is registered in Newcastle upon Tyne, Northumberland

    Malcolm

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    Sorry Malcolm, typo....
    BAKER to read BOOKER

    Henk.

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    Booker registered at Aylesbury - RAF Hospital Halton?

    Malcolm

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    Thanks Malcolm for this and other replies submitted today.

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    Default 421227 - Unaccounted airman - 27-12-1942

    Sgt (Pilot) Frank E. BREWER - 656817 - 272 Sqn - KOAS 27-12-1942 and lies buried Alexandria (Hadra) War Mem. Cem., Egypt. At that time the sqn was based at Ta'Qali on Malta; can't find a matching aircraft serial; who may help me out ?
    Regards and thanks for your help.
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    Booker and Good are both DOAS, Booker being listed as R M Booker.

    No mention of Brewer in Armed Rovers as far as I can see.
    Dennis Burke
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    Foreign Aircrew and Aircraft Ireland 1939-1945
    www.ww2irishaviation.com

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    Hello

    ACW1 Myrtle R. BOOKER - 2007376 - the Bognor Regis Observer of January 9th 1943 reported the following:

    UNTIMELY DEATH
    Funeral of a Bognor W.A.A.F.
    On Sunday, December 27th, Myrtle Rose Booker, W.A.A.F., died in a service hospital at Stoke Mandeville, from meningitis. In peacetime she lived with her parents at 35, Ockley Road, Bognor Regis. She was only 20 years of age, and had been in the W.A.A.F. for thirteen months.

    Regards

    Simon

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