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Henk Welting
4th March 2010, 15:47
What were the places of death registration for:

AC2 James BRUCE - 2200357;
Cpl Cyril H. GOLDMAN - 1129332;
AC2 Alan IBBOTSON - 1689215, and
S/Ldr Charles T.E. SMITH - 79021 - age 49,
who all died on active service.

Also looking for GRO-listing of:
Cpl Paul F. WEBLING - 1134366 - DOAS - buried Capuccini (Naval) Cem., Malta.

Regards and thanks for your help.

4th March 2010, 16:07
Bruce.........Sleaford, Lincs
Goldman....Gloucester R.
Ibbotson....Southport, Merseyside.

Henk Welting
5th March 2010, 16:36
Thanks AlanW; enjoy the weekend.

Martyn A Critchlow
20th January 2015, 20:41
Cpl Cyril H. GOLDMAN - 1129332 - death by misadventure, and added that in his opinion the operation was necessary, and skilfully and properly performed. Died in a service hospital while undergoing an operation for osteomyelitis of the skull, following a previous operation for mastoiditis.
(Gloucestershire Echo, 11 February 1943)


13th January 2022, 17:35
Paul Francis Webling 1134366 , attached to RAF Takilli, died in Number 90 General hospital of acute anterior poliomyelitis

8th April 2022, 19:49
George Walter Ford 628736 , attached to Number 89 ASP , was admitted dangerously ill to Number 55 British General hospital on 22 January, where he died of an acute suppurative thyroiditis with an abscess in the kidney and axilla

8th July 2022, 05:43
David Lester Turnbull 1304281 , an ACH/GD , was asleep in his tent at Sidi Hanesh when a landing aircraft overshot and ran through the tent