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    Default 450404 - Unaccounted Airmen - 04-04-1945

    Hello,

    450404 - Unaccounted Airmen - 04-04-1945

    From Henk's List -

    GERMANY
    GPR(AAC)
    FAIRWEATHER, John Strang - S/Sgt - 3056208 - The Glider Pilot Regiment, A.A.C - Durnbach War Cemetery, Bayern, Germany.
    HOWELL, Eric - AC1c - 1405048 - RAFVR - Reichswald Forest Cemetery, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany.

    JAMAICA
    LESLIE, Sefton Linford (Jamaican) - AC2c - 724676 - RAFVR - Kingston (Up Park Camp) Military Cemetery, Jamaica.

    UK
    AY Abdullah - Air/Lt (U/T) - Turkish Air Force - Brookwood - [ killed in traffic accident ].
    http://www.rafcommands.com/forum/sho...ish-Casualties
    HOPKINS, George Reginald - AC1c - 904475 - RAFVR - Grove Park Cemetery, London.

    From CWGC & Geoff's sites -

    ITALY
    PRITCHARD, Dennis Gordon - F/S (Pilot) - 1604063 - RAFVR - Salerno War Cemetery, Italy.

    NETHERLANDS
    EDGELLER, Peter Frederick - LAC - 3007916 - RAFVR - Eindhoven (Woensel) General Cemetery, Noord-Brabant, Netherlands.

    REPUBLIC of IRELAND
    BAYLOR, Richard Kenneth - Sgt (Nav U/T) - 1036710 - RAFVR - Castlehyde Church of Ireland Churchyard, County Cork, Republic of Ireland.

    UK
    FEATONBY, Horace Garth - F/L (Pilot) - 128984 - RAFVR - Redcar Cemetery, Yorkshire - [ Oxford I - L4601 - 17 FTS ].
    FISHWICK, George - AC1c - 1512868 - RAFVR - Salford (Weaste) Cemetery, Lancashire - [ Oxford I - L4601 - 17 FTS ].
    ROSCOE, Fred - LAC - 1018427 - RAFVR - Chester (Blacon) Cemetery, Cheshire - [ Oxford I - L4601 - 17 FTS ].
    TAYLOR, John Albert - F/O (Nav) - 166533 - RAFVR - Brechin Cemetery, Angus.
    USHER, Kenneth frederick Leslie - P/O (Nav) - 166731 - RAFVR - West Bromwich (All Saints) Churchyard Extensions, Staffordshire.
    WINSER, Benjamin Curtis - F/S (Pilot) - 575706 - RAF - Chester (Blacon) Cemetery, Cheshire.

    Alex

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    I can confirm that Featonby, Fishwick and Roscoe were onboard Oxford L4601 of No.17 FTS. Featonby was on attachment from No.109 (T) OTU.

    Usher, Taylor and Winser were all onboard Anson LT238 of No.7 (O)AFU, also killed was Sgt Baylor (under RoI).
    Alan Clark

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    Hi

    GERMANY
    HOWELL, Eric - AC1 - 5456 CA MSU.

    JAMAICA
    LESLIE, Sefton Linford (Jamaican) - AC2 - RAF Kingston.

    ITALY
    PRITCHARD, Dennis Gordon - F/S (Pilot) - 5 RFU

    NETHERLANDS
    EDGELLER, Peter Frederick - LAC - 121 Wing.

    UK
    HOPKINS, George Reginald - AC1 - registered in Dartford.

    Malcolm

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    Default The Unaccounted Project - Final Stretch Updates by Jon Heyworth

    UPGRADE to William Herbert Smith R 251009 , he died in hospital in Harrogate at 03:45 hours of tubercular meningitis
    Last edited by malcolm_raf; 6th April 2021 at 11:56. Reason: s/n amended

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    F/Sgt Robert DICKIE 523695 RAF - 201 Squadron died on the 4th April 1945 at the County Hospital, Enniskillen after an attack of cerebral meningitis.

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

    James Louis McConnell R 164426 died of enchapalitis

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