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The RAFCommands General Category forum is the main area where questions may be asked about specific research topics. Please take your time to review the other categories as well. The forum is home to the Unaccounted Airmen series threads started by the late Henk Welting - which will continue to aid web searchers for many years to come . His posts will always be Accounted and remembered with gratitude. Please use this forum for posting relevant messages for researching RAF matters. No commercial posts.

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  1. Dedicated in memory of Henk Welting who made a major contribution to the forum with his posts. His Unaccounted Airmen series will continue to aid web searchers for many years to come and ensure that his posts will always be Accounted and remembered with gratitude. ----------------------------------------------- All the discussion threads in this forum and sub-forum are prefixed by the date in the format YYMMDD. Use the google search box and input the date in YYMMDD format to locate the correct thread(s).

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    1. 1939,
    2. 1940,
    3. 1941,
    4. 1942,
    5. 1943,
    6. 1944,
    7. 1945,
    8. 1946,
    9. 1947

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  2. All queries related to the commonwealth airforce operations in the far east theatre, in India, Burma, Malaysia, Singapore and the Pacific. Topics related to the frontier operations in the 30s can also go here.

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  3. Forum dedicated to discussing Coastal Command Losses. The Coastal Command losses from 1939-1941 are well covered in Ross McNeill's book RAF Coastal Command Losses: Aircraft & Crew Losses 1939-1941 -Volume 1. Ross's plans to publish Volume 2 and 3 are however on hold. This forum is intended as a stop-gap till that time Ross completes his project.

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  4. Threads that did not get any replies and are languishing .. they need your attention! Threads that are more than 30 days old and 0 replies will be moved here. if any thread gets traction then it moves back to General Category

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  1. Sticky Thread Sticky: NA ORB Exchange and Request Thread

    Started by Steve Brew, 28th March 2020 14:15
    12 Pages
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    • Replies: 115
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    22nd April 2021, 20:01 Go to last post
  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: POW and Evaders Database Work

    Started by Jagan, 8th February 2019 13:14
    3 Pages
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    • Replies: 26
    • Views: 4,696
    31st March 2021, 00:54 Go to last post
  3. Sticky Thread Sticky: Forum Issues? Please use this thread.

    Started by grounded, 3rd April 2015 18:02
    15 Pages
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    • Replies: 145
    • Views: 58,817
    19th March 2021, 21:34 Go to last post
  4. Sticky Thread Sticky: RAF Abbreviation Reference

    Started by munro, 8th May 2010 16:47
    23 Pages
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    • Replies: 225
    • Views: 111,371
    27th January 2021, 20:53 Go to last post
  5. Sticky Thread Sticky: RAF Awards Database (15 Nov 2020: OBE/MBE/BEM)

    Started by Jagan, 23rd December 2019 13:42
    5 Pages
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    • Replies: 45
    • Views: 12,254
    21st January 2021, 20:01 Go to last post
  6. Sticky Thread Sticky: CWGC Errors

    Started by Jagan, 18th November 2018 03:06
    13 Pages
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    • Replies: 127
    • Views: 30,582
    27th December 2020, 15:41 Go to last post
  7. Sticky Thread Sticky: NA (PRO) Free Downloads (Now ACTIVE) - Spread Sheet Tracker.

    Started by Jagan, 1st April 2020 14:12
    7 Pages
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    • Replies: 65
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    5th November 2020, 21:29 Go to last post
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    7th May 2021, 05:41 Go to last post
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    • Views: 287
    7th May 2021, 02:45 Go to last post
  1. Court Martial Impacts

    Started by paulmcmillan, 6th May 2021 13:19
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 80
    6th May 2021, 17:22 Go to last post
  2. Topcliffe, Mildenhall and Gransden Lodge ORBs

    Started by Marcel L., 5th May 2021 20:24
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 73
    6th May 2021, 07:36 Go to last post
  3. Film "Paratrooper" aircraft oddities

    Started by Alex Smart, 4th May 2021 18:05
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 188
    6th May 2021, 02:53 Go to last post
  4. A Question of Treason in WW2 – or Not?

    Started by Resmoroh, 2nd May 2021 11:15
    3 Pages
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    • Replies: 24
    • Views: 427
    5th May 2021, 14:42 Go to last post
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 131
    5th May 2021, 14:19 Go to last post
  5. Sqd Ldr Passmore's fate?

    Started by robin bird, 4th May 2021 20:43
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 101
    4th May 2021, 20:43 Go to last post
  6. Researching an RCAF member at Aden during WW2

    Started by Schroedinger, 20th December 2020 18:18
    • Replies: 6
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    4th May 2021, 16:42 Go to last post
    • Replies: 1
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    4th May 2021, 04:11 Go to last post
  7. Terminology on marriage certificate

    Started by Fred J Crawley, 3rd May 2021 13:41
    • Replies: 2
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    3rd May 2021, 16:51 Go to last post
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    2nd May 2021, 13:48 Go to last post
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    • Views: 128
    2nd May 2021, 13:37 Go to last post
  8. Ray Sturtivant Photo Collection

    Started by Tim Bishop, 14th April 2021 18:52
    • Replies: 9
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    2nd May 2021, 11:32 Go to last post
  9. Empire Air Training Program in the USA World War II

    Started by ABing1953, 30th April 2021 19:50
    • Replies: 4
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    2nd May 2021, 05:43 Go to last post
  10. Lockheed Hudson anomalies

    Started by Andy Marden, 29th April 2021 14:26
    2 Pages
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    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 319
    2nd May 2021, 05:02 Go to last post
  11. 29 Squadron Beaufighter 1941

    Started by Perfectlywindysky, 1st May 2021 12:37
    • Replies: 0
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    1st May 2021, 12:37 Go to last post
  12. Lack of insignia on RAAF personnel uniforms

    Started by londonclanger, 29th April 2021 07:02
    • Replies: 6
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    1st May 2021, 10:55 Go to last post
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    1st May 2021, 10:33 Go to last post
  13. CO 608 Squadron 1943-44; which Finlay?

    Started by Snapper41, 29th April 2021 10:17
    • Replies: 8
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    1st May 2021, 08:45 Go to last post
  14. 400509 - Unaccounted Airmen - 09-05-1940

    Started by Alex Smart, 30th April 2021 21:25
    • Replies: 1
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    1st May 2021, 08:30 Go to last post
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 94
    1st May 2021, 06:24 Go to last post
  15. 10 Operational Training Unit RAF - May 1942

    Started by OpMillennium, 1st May 2021 02:06
    • Replies: 0
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    1st May 2021, 02:06 Go to last post
  16. 151 Squadron RAF

    Started by 68 Sqn, 25th April 2021 11:45
    • Replies: 4
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    30th April 2021, 21:46 Go to last post
  17. 400508 - Unaccounted Airmen - 08-05-1940

    Started by Alex Smart, 30th April 2021 21:24
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 44
    30th April 2021, 21:24 Go to last post
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 158
    30th April 2021, 18:27 Go to last post
  18. Is this a dummy torpedo?

    Started by Rob Stuart, 29th April 2021 11:48
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 140
    30th April 2021, 17:46 Go to last post
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 83
    30th April 2021, 14:57 Go to last post
  19. Hawker Hurricane anomalies

    Started by Andy Marden, 29th April 2021 17:15
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 87
    29th April 2021, 17:15 Go to last post
  20. 214 Sqn ORB's - tour June 1940 to spring 1941

    Started by PeteS, 27th April 2021 09:03
    2 Pages
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    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 227
    29th April 2021, 12:48 Go to last post

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