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    Default 430616 - Unaccounted airmen - 16-6-1943

    What were the places of death registration for:

    A - Not found in Flight Global:
    AC1 Harry HAMER - 1497144 (from USA).

    B - Died on active service:
    AC2 William LENDON - 1875834, and
    LAC Reginald J. PEARCE - 1247173 - age 37.

    C - Proposed aircraft losses:
    Blenheim I - L1233 - 12 (P)AFU - overshot landing N boundary of Spittlegate (can't find this loss in Graham Warner's book).
    Oxford I - R6035 - 15 (P)AFU - crashed on take-off Manor Farm, Brimpton, Berkshire.
    Oxford I - N4577 - 15 (P)AFU - crashed on landing Grove.
    Oxford II - X7185 - 3 (P)AFU - crashed on landing Southrop.

    D - Also looking for what caused the death of:
    Sgt George W.M. HUNTER - 523321 - 136 ASP (Bône, Algeria Air Stores Park ??) - commemorated Panel 8 Column 2 of the Malta Air Forces Memorial. (There is a Sgt G.W.M. Hunter listed 'DOAS' in Casualty Communiqué 356, Flight 16-3-1944).

    Regards and thanks for your help.
    Henk.

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    Henk.
    Hamer, Liverpool North.
    Lendon, Spilsby., Lincolnshire.
    Pearce, Dartford, Kent.

    Reference my PM,...
    Lockeyer...Died Chartershall, reg...Fogo. Multiple injuries and burns.
    Ward....died Chartershall, reg, Fogo.Fractured spine, multiple injuries and burns.
    Sutherland....Died Chartershall, reg, Fogo. Multiple injuries and burns.
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    Thanks Alan. Meanwhile found HAMER: DOAS.
    Henk.

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    Sorry Alan,
    Deleted aiccidently some info; what were dates of death OR servicenumbers of LOCKYER, WARD and SUTHERLAND, died Chartershall, reg. Fogo.
    Regards,
    Henk.

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    Henk,
    Lockeyear, (note spelling)1319254....13/11/43.
    Ward, 1503937.....21/12/43.
    Sutherland, 999326....30/11/43

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    Thanks Alan, all clear !

    Henk.

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    Sgt P.C Lockeyear(Nav.) and Sgt. I.S Sutherland (Pilot) killed when Beaufighter T3373 lost an engine and crashed at the runway intersection at Charterhall.
    Sgt.K. Ward (Pilot) killed when Beaufighter T3222 crashed on overshoot. Aircraft crashed at 8 Acre field on Cowrigg Farm. Beaufighter T3181 spun in at the same farm on 22/2/44.

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    Hello

    LAC Reginald J. PEARCE - 1247173 - the Bexley Cemetery Register records that he died at 39 Sydney Road, Abbey Wood.

    Regards

    Simon

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