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Henk Welting
25th March 2011, 10:44
What were the places of death registration for:

A - Died on active service:
Sgt Thomas J. PERRIN - 1313101;
F/Lt Allan M. THOMSON - 77050, and
Sgt Norman P. WISEMAN - 929513 - 206 Sqn (Benbecula).

B - Killed on active service:
F/Sgt (Pilot) Robert F. WELLS - 1384086.

C - Proposed aircraft losses:
Hurricane I - P2822 - 59 OTU - aircraft abandoned 2 mile NE of Milfield.
Lancaster I - W4200 - 1656 CU - crashed on take-off Lindholme, Yorkshire.
Master II - W9093 - 17 (P)AFU - flew into high ground Llangollen, Denbighshire.
Beaufighter XI - JM123 - 404 Sqn - bellylanded Sumburgh, Shetlands.
Beaufort I - EL139 - 9 (C)OTU - crashed on landing Longtown, Cumberland.
Master II - AZ658 - 17 (P)AFU - crashed on overshoot at night mile NW of Calveley (already as a casualty on this a/c: Sgt [Pilot] W. FREDERICK - RCAF R/147185).
Mustang I - AM113 - 2 Sqn - abandoned Welbeck Farm, Terrington St. Clements, Norfolk.

D - Also looking for unit and possible cause of death of following airmen:

LAC Charles P. ANKEN - 939146 - buried Estevan, Saskatchewan, Canada, and

Sgt Ronbald D. SMITH - 966541 - Rear AHQ Unit 1 - RAF & Persia - killed on active service and buried Basra War Cem., Iraq.

Regards and thanks for your help.
Henk.

Henk Welting
25th March 2011, 10:46
Typo... first name of Sgt SMITH (Basra War Cem.) was "Ronald".

COL BRUGGY
25th March 2011, 12:17
Henk,

Re: No.404 Sqn RCAF Beaufighter XI JM123.

28-7-1943
No.404 Sqn RCAF
Beaufighter XI JM123:EE-H

Keefe, after shooting down two Bv138s on his first operational trip, had his port engine knocked out and was forced to crash land at his home base. Fortunately, with no injuries.

J/14117 F/O (Pilot) Ernest James KEEFE RCAF* - Safe
- ? - Sgt (Nav.) Beecham Isaac Gordon STEED RCAF - Safe

* Keefe (DFC) and Steed, were killed in a crash SW of Launceston, Cornwall, in Beaufighter LZ176, on 28-6-1944.

Col.

Henk Welting
25th March 2011, 16:05
Thanks Col for info on JM123. LZ176 was in my files.
TSGNO for "BEECHAM" (28-6-1944): P/O (Nav) Beecham Isaac Gordon "STEED" - J/85990 - from Windsor, Ontario.

Henk.

Dick
25th March 2011, 17:20
Hi Henk
Perrin,21,registered at Oxford
Thomson,44,registered at Doncaster,W Yorkshire
Wells,21,Wrexham,Denbighshire
Wiseman not in England and Wales
Regards
Dick

COL BRUGGY
25th March 2011, 17:31
Henk,

Apologies.

I had STEED's correct name, just typed it wrong! (have amended). Steed was an NCO on 28-7-1943 (don't have his number).

Col.

Martyn A Critchlow
25th March 2011, 17:33
The Canadian War Museum newspapers collection quotes the Globe & Mail 7 Aug 1943, "Anken, Charles Percy, LAC, died of natural causes in Canada"

Martyn

Henk Welting
26th March 2011, 12:03
Thanks friends for your help solving the questions to these airmen sofar unaccounted for.

Henk.

Ross_McNeill
26th March 2011, 12:37
Hi Henk,

Two crew are named on the Form 1180 for EL139, both safe.

P/O W S Bowen, 52017 (sic)
P/O J W Rogers RCAF, J/22885

Regards
Ross

Henk Welting
26th March 2011, 12:48
Thanks Ross for info on crew Beaufort EL139.
Regards and enjoy the weekend,
Henk.

malcolmmacdonald
27th March 2011, 20:21
There is a Norman Peter Wiseman registered in Scotland's People for 1943 at Fenwick/Ayr, aged 23.

Regards
Malcolm Macdonald

Henk Welting
28th March 2011, 10:38
Thanks Malcolm for info on Norman WISEMAN.

Henk.

Ross_McNeill
28th October 2011, 12:37
Hi Henk,

Wells confirmed as sole casualty on Master II - W9093

Regards
Ross

phill jones
28th October 2011, 17:31
Hurricane P2822 OF 59 OTU , pilot may have been SGT HOPPER .,Who baled out of an aircraft on this date from 59 OTU , due to engine failure , a/c written off , ORB MENTIONS ABOVE but no aircraft type or number .

rgs phill jones

JohnE
28th October 2011, 18:19
Can confirm Sgt Joseph Albert Hopper (RAAF 37259) in P2822.

John

phill jones
28th October 2011, 20:10
jOHN MANY THANKS FOR CONFIRMING DETAILS ON sgt hopper bw phill

Henk Welting
30th October 2011, 14:36
Thanks friends for info on HOPPER and WELLS. Will amend my files.
Regards,
Henk.

wwrsimon
5th June 2018, 13:53
Hello

Sgt Norman P. WISEMAN - 929513 - the Statutory Deaths Register on the Scotland's People website records that he died at 11.30 p.m. on the Glasgow to Kilmarnock road at Fenwick due to injuries suffered in a road accident.

Regards

Simon

jonheyworth
16th March 2021, 10:10
UPGRADE to john Victor Flood R 66858, he died of a coronary thrombosis

jonheyworth
3rd April 2021, 23:00
John Duffy 67782 , attached to 117 MU , died in the 93rd gemeral hospital, Chateadun, of injuries sustained in a road accident

jonheyworth
18th August 2021, 17:01
Frederick Dennis Barton 1473329 , was admitted seriously ill to Number 13 General hospital on 27 July suffering with cereberal confusion. Investigation revealed that he was suffering from encephalitis which proved fatal .

jonheyworth
5th January 2022, 17:37
Charles Percy Anken 939146 , attached to Number 38 SFTS , died under anaesthetic of acute respiratory faliure during an operation in the station hospital

jonheyworth
26th January 2023, 22:37
Denis Hudson Walker 1084171, was admitted dangerously ill to Number 47 British General hospital at Calcutta on 24 July, dying of typhus fever

jonheyworth
8th July 2023, 15:40
Halden John Cameron Armstrong R 184716 | was proceeding on leave on a 24 Hour pass along highway Number 2 when the car he was travelling in was struck by a car driven by Gwendolyn Gregg at 03:30 Hours at Rouge Hills, Pickering, Ontario. He was admitted to the Ajax hospital at Pickering but died at 05:50 Hours of a fractured skull