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    Default 450501 - Unaccounted Women & Airmen - 01-05-1945

    Hello,

    450501 - Unaccounted Women & Airmen - 01-05-1945

    From Henk's List -
    WAAF
    LEFORT, Cicely Matgot - Section Officer - 9900 - CdeG - WAAF attd SOE - Runnymede Memorial, Surrey.
    LEVERINGTON, Muriel LACW - 2022927 - WAAF - Huddersfield (Lockwood) Cemetery, Yorkshire.

    ISRAEL
    ROSS, Sydney - LAC - 1659729 - RAFVR - Ramleh War Cemetery, Israel & Palestine.

    NETHERLANDS
    NIXON, George Eccles - Captain - MiD(posthumous) - RCA - 1 AOPS - Holten Canadian War Cemetery, Overijssel, Netherlands.[ Died of wounds ].

    UK
    McBAIN, George Basil - P/O - 71102 - RAFVR - Runnymede Memorial, Surrey.
    OXLEY, Charles - AC1c - 1198928 - RAFVR - Rainham (St. Margaret) Churchyard, Kent.
    PENNIE, George Harold - LAC - 1414922 - RAFVR - Montgomery (St. Nicholas) Churchyard, Montgomeryshire.
    SMITH, Sidney Thomas - LAC - 1356832 - RAFVR - Gloucester (Coney Hill) Cemetery, Gloucestershire.

    From CWGC & Geoff's sites -

    CANADA
    GILMORE, John J - Pilot - M.B.E - RAF Ferry Command - Gander War Cemetery, Newfoundland & Labrador, Canada. [ Norseman - FR405 - RAF FC ].
    RATCLIFFE, Frank Latham - Sqdn/Ldr - 172923 - RAFVR - Gander War Cemetery, Newfoundland & Labrador, Canada. [ Norseman - FR405 - RAF FC ].

    INDIA
    BOOLS, Geoffrey Maurice - W/O (Pilot) - 1314750 - RAFVR - Delhi War Cemetery, India.
    BUCHANAN, DAVID Mitchell - Sgt(Pilot) - 1569082 - RAFVR - Ranchi War Cemetery, India.

    Alex

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    LEFORT, Cicely Margot - Murdered at Uckermark
    McBAIN, George Basil - P/O - 71102 - SOE. Murdered Gross-Rosen camp

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    Hi

    ISRAEL
    ROSS, Sydney - LAC - RAF Petah Tiqva.

    UK
    LEVERINGTON, Muriel LACW - registered in Surrey M E.
    OXLEY, Charles - AC1 - registered in Chatham.
    PENNIE, George Harold - LAC - registered in Welshpool.
    SMITH, Sidney Thomas - LAC - registered in Chichester

    INDIA
    BOOLS, Geoffrey Maurice - W/O (Pilot) - probably killed whilst flying in Mosquito III, LR521 of No 308 MU, which spun into the ground near Bamrauli after losing a wing in flight.
    BUCHANAN, DAVID Mitchell - Sgt(Pilot) - probably killed whilst flying in Hurricane IIC, LE646 of the GATU, which flew into the ground during a low level exercise.

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    Discussed Norseman FR405 before
    http://www.rafcommands.com/forum/sho...h-John-Gilmore

    Don't seem to have linked Ratclliffe in before though they are listed together in Ocean bridge.

    Ratcliffe is listed as being with 83 Staging post in contemporary burial registers on acnestry.com
    Dennis Burke
    - Dublin

    Foreign Aircrew and Aircraft Ireland 1939-1945
    www.ww2irishaviation.com

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    Hello,
    I recently received the following in regard to McBain.

    https://mail.google.com/mail/u/0/s/?...attd&safe=1&zw

    I cannot but wonder how the CWGC gives such a later date for the date of death ?

    Alex
    Last edited by Alex Smart; 9th December 2018 at 00:07.

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    Alex

    Your Google Mail link doesn't work for me.

    Regards

    Simon

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    Third try to reply.
    Simon,
    I will try to send you an email
    Alex

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    Default The Unaccounted Project - Final Stretch Updates by Jon Heyworth

    George Harold Pennie 1414922 , a patient at RAF hospital Cosford but discharged on sick leave, was found dead between Forden and Montgomery on May 1st having committed suicide
    Last edited by jonheyworth; 1st April 2021 at 19:16.

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

    Sydney Thomas Smith 1356832 , attached to 2767 Squadron RAF Regiment, was admitted to the Royal West Sussex hospital on 7 April suffering with appendicitis, where he suffered a relapse and died following an appendectomy

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