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    Default 430513 - Unaccounted airmen - 13-5-1943

    What were the places of death registration for:

    A - Not found in Flight Global:
    AC2 George COOK - 1783269.

    B - Died of wounds or injuries received on active service:
    F/Sgt (Pilot) Richard DAVIDSON - 548115 - listed in Casualty Communiqué Nr. 238, Flight 3-6-1943 page 593 as 'wounded or injured on active service'.

    C - Killed on active service:
    AC2 Percy DORRINGTON - 1324725 - 63 Sqn (Macmerry, East Lothian).

    D - Also looking for the unit of LAC James M. PHIMISTER - 1059343 - DOAS - buried Capuccini (Naval) Cem., Malta.

    E - Proposed aircraft losses:
    Master I - T8633 - 7 (P)AFU - crashed on approach Sibson.
    Hotspur II Glider - HH253 - 5 GTS - crashed in forced landing Fedw Farm, 5 miles SW of Radnor.
    Mustang I - AP184 - 63 Sqn - crashed on take-off Macmerry (flown by an AC2 ? - refer to AC2 Dorrington, or killed on the ground by the Mustang ?).

    Regards and thanks for your help.
    Henk.

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    Henk,
    Phimister 229 N.A.D
    Cook...Durham SE.
    Davidson...Louth.
    Dorrington....Gladsmuir, East Lothian. Mcmerry aerodrome, fractured skull and mandible, second degree burns to face, head and hands.
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    Henk

    AC2 Percy DORRINGTON - 1324725 - 63 Sqn (Macmerry, East Lothian) aged 18 : death registered Gladsmuir, County of East Lothian, Scotland.

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    Henk,
    From my files I have AC2 Percy DORRINGTON - 1324725 - 63 Sqn was killed in Mustang AP184 when he crashed on take off on an unauthorised flight in which he was not qualified.

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    Alan.

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    Thanks friends for all your help; how would my files look like without all your terrific support.
    Regards,
    Henk.

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    Hello

    F/Sgt (Pilot) Richard DAVIDSON - 548115 - the Graves Registration Report Form lists his unit as 7 A.A.C.U.

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    Simon

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

    Frederick Warren Fisher 87183, attached to 28 OTU , died in Loughborough hospital of pneumonia secondary to haemopytsis

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