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    450314 - Unaccounted Airmen - 14-03-1945

    From Henk's List -

    UK
    CARTWRIGHT, William - LAC - 1044956 - RAFVR - Huddersfield (Edggerton ) Cemetery, Yorkshire.
    HAYES, John William- Sgt(Pilot) - 1523072 - RAFVR - Bootle Cemetery, Lancashire.
    KNIGHT, Thomas Bradshaw - LAC - 1502245 - RAFVR - Runnymede Memorial, Surrey.
    WATSON, William - Cpl - 803608 - RAF (Auxiliary Air Force) - Edinburgh (Mount Vernon ) Roman Catholic Cemetery, Edinburgh.


    From CWGC & Geoff's sites -

    AZORES
    BRIDGEN, William - LAC - 855984 - RAF(Auxiliary Air Force ) - Lajes War Cemetery, Azores. [ Liberator c.VII - EW626 - 246 Sqdn ].
    CAIN, George Alexander - Sgt - 1019159 - RAF - Lajes War Cemetery, Azores. [ Liberator c.VII - EW626 - 246 Sqdn ].
    HUBBARD, Charles Stuart - LAC - 983321 - RAFVR - Lajes War Cemetery, Azores. [ Liberator c.VII - EW626 - 246 Sqdn ].
    JECKELLS, Frederick - Cpl - 1019060 - RAFVR - Lajes War Cemetery, Azores. [ Liberator c.VII - EW626 - 246 Sqdn ].
    JONES, Edgar - LAC - 1061656 - RAFVR - Lajes War Cemetery, Azores. [ Liberator c.VII - EW626 - 246 Sqdn ].
    LINDSAY, David - LAC - 654457 - RAF - Lajes War Cemetery, Azores. [ Liberator c.VII - EW626 - 246 Sqdn ].
    McKENZIE, William - Cpl - 952211 - RAFVR - Lajes War Cemetery, Azores. [ Liberator c.VII - EW626 - 246 Sqdn ].

    BANGLADESH
    BARLEY, Frederick Hugh - AC1c - 1590115 - RAFVR - Chittagong War Cemetery, Bangladesh.

    INDIA
    ALLARD, Frank Joseph - AC2c - 1882261 - RAFVR - Delhi War Cemetery, India.

    MYANMAR
    SLATER, Bernard - Cpl - 1104479 - RAFVR - Taukkyan War Cemetery, Myanmar - [ Not in "Unsung Heroes "].

    NETHERLANDS
    MACLEOD-SELKIRK, Ian - Sqdn/Ldr (Pilot) - 40549 - RAF - Venray War Cemetery, Limburg, Netherlands.

    UK
    BERRY, Peter Warren - F/O - 174490 - RAFVR - Runnymede Memorial, Surrey.

    Alex

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    MACLEOD-SELKIRK, Ian - Sqdn/Ldr (Pilot) - 40549 - RAF - Venray War Cemetery, Limburg, Netherlands.

    Pilot of DV298, 101 Squadron, lost with all crew on ops to Dahlbusch.

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    Hi

    AZORES
    BRIDGEN, William - LAC - Liberator c.VII - EW626 - 246 Sqdn ].
    CAIN, George Alexander - Sgt - Liberator c.VII - EW626 - 246 Sqdn ].
    HUBBARD, Charles Stuart - LAC - Liberator c.VII - EW626 - 246 Sqdn ].
    JECKELLS, Frederick - Cpl - Liberator c.VII - EW626 - 246 Sqdn ].
    JONES, Edgar - LAC - Liberator c.VII - EW626 - 246 Sqdn ].
    LINDSAY, David - LAC - Liberator c.VII - EW626 - 246 Sqdn ].
    McKENZIE, William - Cpl - Liberator c.VII - EW626 - 246 Sqdn ].

    BANGLADESH
    BARLEY, Frederick Hugh - AC1 - 126 MU

    INDIA
    ALLARD, Frank Joseph - AC2 - 302 MU

    MYANMAR
    SLATER, Bernard - Cpl - 62003 AMES.

    UK
    CARTWRIGHT, William - LAC - registered in Aldershot.
    HAYES, John William- Sgt(Pilot) - possibly killed whilst flying in Oxford I, DF225 of No 20 (P) AFU, which spun into the ground near Stratten Audley.
    KNIGHT, Thomas Bradshaw - He was serving/travelling aboard the Arundel Castle
    WATSON, William - Cpl - not Eng/Wales?.
    BERRY, Peter Warren - F/O - killed whilst flying in Sunderland III, DP178 of No 4 (C) OTU, which was lost during an anti-submarine patrol 70 miles off Sumburg Head in the Shetlands.

    Malcolm

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    CARTWRIGHT, William - LAC - 1044956 DOAS
    KNIGHT, Thomas Bradshaw - LAC - 1502245 - DOAS
    BARLEY, Frederick Hugh - AC1c - 1590115 - DOAS
    ALLARD, Frank Joseph - AC2c - 1882261 - DOAS
    SLATER, Bernard - Cpl - 1104479 - DOAS

    Martyn

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    SLATER, Bernard - Cpl - 1104479 - died in an accident

    BATHING TRAGEDY
    Mrs. Slater, of 4, Lanark street, Burnley, has been officially notified that her son, Cpl. Bernard Slater (25), has died through injuries received accidentally while bathing

    Burnley Express - Saturday 24 March 1945

    Martyn

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

    Thomas Bradshaw Knight 1502245 , attached to Number 3 PDC , was in transit on HMT Arundel Castle , when he collapsed and died immediately of a coronary thrombosis and was buried at sea

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

    McKenzie 952211 and

    Hubbard 983321

    Were both attached to 32 MU

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

    Bernard Slater 1104479 , attached to 61007 AMES, bathing with several other Airmen, dived into shallow water at Fakir Point and broke his neck, dying almost instantly

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

    Frank Joseph Allard 1882261 , attached to 302 MU , was admitted seriously ill to the British military hospital, Allahbad, on 10 March , where he died of cerebro spinal meningitis

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

    Thomas Bradshaw Knight 1502245 , was in transit aboard the SS Arundel Castle to RAF Morecombe, when he died at 09:00 Hours of a cereberal thrombosis

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