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    Default 440711 - Unaccounted Airmen - 11-7-1944

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    440711 - Unaccounted Airmen - 11-7-1944

    From Henk's List -

    ITALY
    HOSKING, William James - AC1c - 1158887 - RAFVR - Bari, Italy.
    RANSOM, Charles Trevor - Cpl - 1194662 - RAFVR - Bolsena, Italy.

    UK
    STEWART, William Harvey - Sgt - 329822 - RAF - St. Andrews Western, Fifeshire.
    SWAIN, William Richard - LAC - 1421534 - RAFVR - Burton (St. Mary in Rhos), Pembrokeshire.

    From CWGC & Geoff's sites -

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    BARKER, Bernard Andrew - Sgt (Flt/Engr) - 1392337 - RAFVR - Fulford Cemetery, Yorkshire. [ Halifax II - HX147 - 1666 HCU ].
    EDGECOMBE, Pelham William Lawrence - F/L - 64813 - RAFVR - Erdington (SS. Thomas & Edmund of Canterbury), R C , Warwickshire.
    WALTER, Ronald Neville Henry - P/O (Pilot) - 178076 - RAFVR - Stratford-On-Avon, Warwickshire.

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    Hi

    ITALY
    HOSKING, William James - AC1 - 8016 AMES.
    RANSOM, Charles Trevor - Cpl - 887 AMES.

    UK
    STEWART, William Harvey - Sgt - not Eng/Wales?.
    SWAIN, William Richard - LAC - registered in Pembroke.
    BARKER, Bernard Andrew - Sgt (Flt/Engr) - Halifax II - HX147 - 1666 HCU ].
    EDGECOMBE, Pelham William Lawrence - F/L - registered in Birmingham.
    WALTER, Ronald Neville Henry - P/O (Pilot) - killed whilst flying in Hurricane IIC, MW346 of No 10 OTU, which dived into the ground during a fighter affiliation exercise with a Whitley.

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    My Grandfather :-
    EDGECOMBE, Pelham William Lawrence - F/L - 64813 - RAFVR - Erdington (SS. Thomas & Edmund of Canterbury), R C , Warwickshire.

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    Hello

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    STEWART, William Harvey - Sgt - 329822 - an announcement in the St. Andrews Citizen of July 15th 1944 records that he died at Ruchill Hospital, Glasgow.

    SWAIN, William Richard - LAC - 1421534 - the National Probate Calendar records that he died at Woodbine Hospital, Pembroke.

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    Default The Unaccounted Project - Final Stretch Updates by Jon Heyworth

    UPGRADE to Alexander Smith R 144471 , a postal clerk, he died in RAF Hospital, Naples, of acute poliomyelitis

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    Default The Unaccounted Project - Final Stretch Updates by Jon Heyworth

    UPGRADE to Stewart William Harvey 329822 , attached to 239 MU, he died in Ruchill hospital, Glasgow, of meningitis septacemia

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    Default The Unaccounted Project - Final Stretch Updates by Jon Heyworth

    William Richard Swain 1421534 , attached to RAF Pembroke Dock, fell onto a manhole cover at Woodbine House and suffered a ruptured urethra through a wire in the pelvic cavity on 4th July. Admitted to the EMS hospital, Pembroke Dock where he died.

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    Default Re: The Unaccounted Project - Final Stretch Updates by Jon Heyworth

    Charles Trevor Ransom 1194662 , attached to 887 AMES, died of injuries sustained in a road accident at Orvieto

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    Default Re: The Unaccounted Project - Final Stretch Updates by Jon Heyworth

    Pelham William Lawrence Edgecombe 64813 | was admitted seriously ill to the Queen Elizabeth hospital in Birmingham on 28 January, but was discharged on 13 February . becoming dangerously ill on 22 March, and readmitted, from sick leave, he died of a tumour of the chest with his wife, Mrs. U.L. Edgecombe of Silver Birch Road, Erdibgton, Birmingham at his bedside

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