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    Default Maryland AR725 shot down 15/2/42

    Hi guys

    Maryland AR725 was shot down off Malta on 15 February 1942 during its delivery flight from Egypt.

    Does anyone know the identities of the crew? It was NOT being flown by Flt Lt Wootton as has been written.

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    Brian

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    Hi Brian,

    Crew of Maryland AR725:

    AUS404105 Sgt (Pilot) Edwin George HOLLOWAY RAAF +
    AUS402181 Sgt (Obs.) Peter Paul Eardley Tatham HANDFIELD RAAF +
    920447 Sgt (W.Op./Air Gnr.) James Richard WELSH RAFVR +
    644663 Sgt (W.Op./Air Gnr.) Jack Ernest CHECKLEY RAF +

    All commemorated on the Alamein Memorial.

    Col.
    Last edited by COL BRUGGY; 25th November 2010 at 22:01.

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    Excellent Col

    Many thanks

    Cheers
    Brian

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