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Henk Welting
22nd September 2010, 17:48
Looking for info on the death of following airmen whose names not could be found in Flight Global.

LAC Clifford E. HARLEY - 1276360 - buried Heliopolis War Cem., Egypt - GRO listed as 101 Sqn (sqn.numbering doubtful as 101 Sqn at that time was based at Ludford Magna in Lincolnshire).

Sgt Harry A.J. POWELL - 508137 - buried Redhill (St.John the Baptist) Churchyard, Rowlands Castle, Hampshire.

Proposed aircraft losses:
Hudson I - T9283 - 1 (C)OTU - overshot landing at Thornaby.
Oxford I - N4566 - 16 (P)FTS - flew into ground Bircotes.

Regards and thanks for your help.

22nd September 2010, 19:11
Hi Henk
Powell,35,registered at Petersfield, Hampshire

Henk Welting
23rd September 2010, 12:25
Thanks Dick.
All the best,

23rd April 2021, 14:31
Clifford Edward Harley 1276360 ( probably attached to 101 MU but definitely not attached to 101 Squadron as per CWGC), died in Number 63 general hospital at 02:05 hours of heart faliure

6th August 2021, 18:25
Clifford Edward Harley 1276360, his actual cause of death was heart faliure brought on by supraenal atrophy

5th January 2022, 17:40
William Charlton Lawson 658043 , a Pilot, was killed in a flying accident in Spitfire Vc JG846 , when it crashed into the sea at 16:15 Hours at Map Ref.QJ6817

3rd August 2022, 23:55
Patrick Thomas Rafter 628227 , attached to 75 OTU , was fatally injured when struck by a road vehicle, dying en route to Number 8 General hospital