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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: POW and Evaders Database Work

    Started by Jagan, 8th February 2019 13:14
    30 Pages
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    • Replies: 290
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    22nd July 2021, 19:17 Go to last post
  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: Forum Issues? Please use this thread.

    Started by grounded, 3rd April 2015 18:02
    15 Pages
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    • Replies: 146
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    10th July 2021, 20:00 Go to last post
  3. Sticky Thread Sticky: RAF Awards Database (04 July 2021: M-in-D Update)

    Started by Jagan, 23rd December 2019 13:42
    5 Pages
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    • Replies: 46
    • Views: 13,978
    4th July 2021, 18:21 Go to last post
  4. Sticky Thread Sticky: CWGC Errors

    Started by Jagan, 18th November 2018 03:06
    13 Pages
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    • Replies: 129
    • Views: 35,056
    19th June 2021, 20:05 Go to last post
  5. Sticky Thread Sticky: RAF Abbreviation Reference

    Started by munro, 8th May 2010 16:47
    23 Pages
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    • Replies: 227
    • Views: 114,770
    16th June 2021, 21:46 Go to last post
  6. Sticky Thread Sticky: NA ORB Exchange and Request Thread

    Started by Steve Brew, 28th March 2020 14:15
    13 Pages
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    • Replies: 120
    • Views: 18,454
    3rd June 2021, 18:22 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
    • Views: 17,205
    5th November 2020, 21:29 Go to last post
  1. NDT bombs ?

    Started by Gildas, 25th July 2021 10:49
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 49
    25th July 2021, 19:03 Go to last post
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 87
    25th July 2021, 18:54 Go to last post
  2. Avro Lancaster I from MExxx series photo hunt

    Started by CZ_RAF, 24th July 2021 14:53
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 75
    25th July 2021, 16:47 Go to last post
  3. Avro Anson identification

    Started by 78SqnHistory, 25th July 2021 13:43
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 44
    25th July 2021, 14:12 Go to last post
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 24
    25th July 2021, 11:35 Go to last post
  4. Loss of Lancaster JB 312 A

    Started by David Layne, 25th January 2008 21:19
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 1,332
    25th July 2021, 11:25 Go to last post
  5. Spitfire IX PL191 lost 9-11-44. How?

    Started by vrajm, 25th July 2021 10:57
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 26
    25th July 2021, 10:57 Go to last post
  6. Edmund Fraser WILDE 1588888

    Started by Alex Smart, 19th July 2021 22:33
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 141
    24th July 2021, 20:39 Go to last post
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 59
    24th July 2021, 20:08 Go to last post
  7. Codes on OTU's Wellington noses

    Started by CZ_RAF, 24th July 2021 20:01
    • Replies: 0
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    24th July 2021, 20:01 Go to last post
  8. Operation 'Tonga' DZ 'N' route in / out.

    Started by Steve Smith, 21st July 2021 21:39
    • Replies: 7
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    24th July 2021, 15:51 Go to last post
  9. 400615 - Unaccounted Airmen - 15-06-1940

    Started by Alex Smart, 23rd July 2021 20:22
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 64
    24th July 2021, 14:52 Go to last post
  10. 400614 - Unaccounted Airmen - 14-06-1940

    Started by Alex Smart, 23rd July 2021 20:21
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 61
    24th July 2021, 14:48 Go to last post
  11. 400613 - Unaccounted Airmen - 13-06-1940

    Started by Alex Smart, 23rd July 2021 20:20
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 54
    24th July 2021, 14:37 Go to last post
  12. 12 ASRMCU [Tayport] June 1943

    Started by LEUCHARS1, 24th July 2021 10:34
    • Replies: 1
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    24th July 2021, 12:30 Go to last post
  13. Unidentified pilots 130 Sqn

    Started by Phil Listemann, 22nd July 2021 08:02
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 107
    23rd July 2021, 12:33 Go to last post
  14. F/O E T HOAR C/35274 PoW

    Started by vrajm, 14th July 2021 17:23
    2 Pages
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    • Replies: 11
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    22nd July 2021, 15:50 Go to last post
  15. Records for Sqn Ldr Lloyd Miller Timmins RAFVR DOD 21st March 1943

    Started by Gonker44, 5th July 2021 22:43
    2 Pages
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    • Replies: 10
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    22nd July 2021, 12:05 Go to last post
  16. William STOVES D.F.C. (U.S.)

    Started by wwrsimon, 20th July 2021 12:27
    • Replies: 3
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    21st July 2021, 11:48 Go to last post
  17. Unknown Serviceman

    Started by Alex Smart, 21st July 2021 10:33
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 74
    21st July 2021, 10:33 Go to last post
  18. 180 Sqn Mitchell II EV-P photo - where...?

    Started by wwrsimon, 24th May 2021 09:21
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 299
    21st July 2021, 10:08 Go to last post
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 175
    20th July 2021, 20:05 Go to last post
  19. S/L Roger Dennistoun "Dennis" Poore 76221

    Started by Franek Grabowski, 14th July 2021 22:20
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 254
    20th July 2021, 15:28 Go to last post
  20. Closed AIR 81 Files Update FoI Open Rquest

    Started by paulmcmillan, 15th July 2021 10:24
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 294
    20th July 2021, 08:21 Go to last post
  21. Group Captain Troop

    Started by Charles Smith, 19th July 2021 16:36
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 106
    20th July 2021, 07:42 Go to last post
  22. Group Captain F H Coleman DSO

    Started by 78SqnHistory, 19th July 2021 23:13
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 68
    19th July 2021, 23:13 Go to last post
  23. P/O R J Martin J/87379

    Started by Phil Listemann, 19th July 2021 11:52
    • Replies: 2
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    19th July 2021, 12:34 Go to last post
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 130
    19th July 2021, 09:17 Go to last post
  24. Early RAF B-17 Operations Questions and at least 1 anwer

    Started by paulmcmillan, 3rd March 2017 10:35
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    • Replies: 83
    • Views: 12,146
    19th July 2021, 08:47 Go to last post
  25. One of Butch's boys - F/S JA 'Allen' Clifford

    Started by Kiwiwatch, 18th July 2021 17:06
    • Replies: 0
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    18th July 2021, 17:06 Go to last post

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