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Alex Smart
22nd September 2017, 16:45
Hello,

460516 - Unaccounted Airmen - 16-05-1946

From Henk's List -

SRI LANKA
HALL, Peter Raymond - Leading Radio Mechanic - L/FX.732503 - R.N - HMS. Seruwa .
HONOUR, Kenneth - Air Fitter - L/FX.691960 - R.N - HMS Seruwa.
SNELL, Sydney Mostyn - Air Fitter - L/FX.100192 - R.N - HMS Seruwa.
The three Naval Airmen listed above were all killed in a road traffic accident.
They are at rest in Trincomalee War Cemetery, Sri Lanka.

UK
BATES, Norman Frederick - F/Sgt(Pilot) - 1584225 - RAFVR - Manchester Southern Cemetery, Lancashire - [ Warwick V - PN749 - 6 OTU ].
HOPPER, Edward Arthur - Cpl - 1642991 - RAFVR - Newcastle-Upon-Tyne (West Road ) Cemetery, Northumberland.
MORTON, Terence Berkeley - Wng/CDR - 32250 - RAF - D.S.O - Golders Green Crematorium, Middlesex.
USHER, Ernest George - LAC - 1189582 - RAFVR - Clenchwarton (St. Margaret ) Churchyard, Norfolk.
WOOD, Leslie Victor - LAC - 1219404 - RAFVR - Chingford Mount Cemetery, Essex.

YEMEN
GLENDENNING, Leicester John - F/O(Pilot) - 181815 - RAFVR - 114 Sqdn.
VENUS, Arthur Henry - LAC - 3010720 - RAFVR - 114 Sqdn.
The above two airmen rest at Maala Cemetery, Yemen - [ Mosquito VI - TE669 - 114 Sqdn ].

From CWGC & Geof's Sites -

NEW ZEALAND
FAIRBANKS, Harry Victor - AC2c - 402786 RNZAF - Wellington (Karori) Crematorium, Wellington City, New Zealand.

UK
GREEN, George Richard - F/Sgt(R/O Air) - 1867362 - RAFVR - Eltham Cemetery, Woolwich, London - [ Warwick V - PN749 - 6 OTU ].
HALLETT, Alan Leslie Stooke - F/Lt(Pilot) - 126642 - RAFVR - 54 Sqdn - Bradninch Burial Ground, Devon - [ Tempest II - MW772 - 54 Sqdn ].
MAGEE, James Park - W/O(WirelessOp/Air) - 1820581 - RAFVR - Chadder Cemetery, Lanarkshire - [ Warwick V - PN749 - 6 OTU ].
OMAN, Leslie Frank - W/O(Pilot) - 1805316 - RAFVR - 54 Sqdn - Morten Cemetery, Surrey - [ Tempest II - MW812 - 54 Sqdn ].
TITCHENER, Stanley Victor - F/Sgt(Nav/Bomber) - 1850792 - RAFVR - Swindon ( Whitworth Road ) Cemetery, Wiltshire™- [ Warwick V - PN749 - 6 OTU ].
WILLMOTT, John Alfred - W/O(Pilot) - 1801146 - RAFVR - Islington Cemetery & Crematorium, Middlesex - [ Warwick V - PN749 - 6 OTU ].

Alex

malcolm_raf
22nd September 2017, 19:16
Hi

UK
HOPPER, Edward Arthur - Cpl - registered in Ploughley.
MORTON, Terence Berkeley - Wg Cdr - registered in Marylebone.
USHER, Ernest George - LAC - registered in North Walsham.
WOOD, Leslie Victor - LAC - registered in Northallerton.

Malcolm

AL90
23rd September 2017, 11:14
Hi,
GREEN, George Richard - F/Sgt(R/O Air), MAGEE, James Park - W/O(WirelessOp/Air), TITCHENER, Stanley Victor - F/Sgt(Nav/Bomber),WILLMOTT, John Alfred - W/O(Pilot) all on board Warwick PN749, Engine cut and dived in on approach to RAF Leuchars. Articles and photos In Glasgow Herald, Scotsman and Dundee Courier.
Alan.

AL90
23rd September 2017, 11:17
HI,
Forgot to add BATES, Norman Frederick - F/Sgt(Pilot) to Warwick PN749.
Alan.

wwrsimon
23rd September 2017, 12:21
Hello

HOPPER, Edward Arthur - Cpl - 1642991 - Died in Wheatley Hospital for Head Injuries, Oxford.

USHER, Ernest George - LAC - 1189582 - the National Probate Calendar records that he died at The Sanatorium, Kelling, Norfolk.

Regards

Simon

jonheyworth
3rd May 2023, 13:53
Ernest George Usher 1289582 | attached to RAF Lossiemouth | died in the Kelling sanatorium, Holt, Norfolk, of pulmonary tuberculosis

jonheyworth
21st June 2023, 21:57
Edward Arthur Hopper 1642991 | Attached to RAF Charterhall | was admitted dangerously ill to the Military hospital for head injuries at Wheatley, Oxon, on 17 May, where he died of a pituitary tumour

jonheyworth
21st June 2023, 22:00
Leslie Victor Wood 1219404 | Attached to RAF Dishforth | was dangerously injured at 17:00 Hours on 16 May in a collision between a motorcycle and a lorry. Admitted to SSQ at Disforth, he was transferred to RAF Hospital Northallerton, where he died at 18:10 Hours of a fracture to the base of the skull