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    Default POW - A Few More Missing Details (mainly Forenames)

    Hello All,
    A few more missing/wrong details from the POW s/sheet just to keep you out of mischief if you would be so kind.
    DANIELS L F 0 1943-11-23 Sgt RAF 100 Sqdn 573206* 4B 263576 UK JB564
    (*or 575205? (AIR 78/42/2 Image 19 R2C2), and in any case are his Forenames Leslie Frederick, or Leonard Frederick?).
    BRADLEY H 0 1944-04-26 Flt Sgt RAF 106 Sqdn ?????? CL JB601
    DAVIES M 0 1944-01-02 Plt Off RAF 7 Sqdn 169493 7A CL JB677
    SIMPSON H M 0 1943-03-08 Sgt RAF 102 Sqdn 115659(?)** 344 27743 CL JB840
    (** Officer number?)
    JONES T H 0 1943-05-04 Sgt RAF 102 Sqdn 1338943 357 1142 UK JB869
    SEMPER George Irving G I 0 1943-05-04 Sgt RAF 408 Sqdn 658187***L6 1158 CL JB898
    (***This is his Sgts number. The original gave his subsequent Officer’s number – but with a Sgt’s rank. Which is correct on the day he ‘went in the bag’?)
    BARNES E W 0 1943-05-04 Sgt**** RAF 78 Sqdn 122904**** L3 1252 JB915
    (****Officer’s number – Sgt’s rank?)
    ROBERTS J E 0 1943-07-27 Sgt RAF 78 Sqdn 1190326 4B 222417 CL JD148
    JONES G T 0 1943-09-16 Flt Sgt RAF 138 Sqdn 1320522 357 511 UK JD156
    EVANS E W B 0 1944-01-20 Sgt RAF 102 Sqdn 1386613 L3 918 JD461
    WOODS G F 0 1944-01-28 Plt Off RNZAF 10 Sqdn 414947 L3 3403 CL JP133
    COLLINSKenneth PeterK P0 1941-05-27 Sgt RAF 82 Sqdn 745164 AIR 81/6652 JV6460?
    RENDEREdward E0 1944-01-20 Flt Sgt RAF 102 Sqdn 1333873 L6 1887 JW951?
    LANG S 0 1940-05-19 Sgt RAF 142 Sqdn 561779 357 2692 K7696
    THOMPSONN H 0 1940-05-11 Sgt RAF 218 Sqdn 580843 357 13068 CL K9325
    LONG R C D0 1944-05-01 Flt Sgt RCAF 419 Sqdn R/145370 L3 4915 UK KB711
    LOVE F H 0 1944-05-01 Fg Off RCAF 419 Sqdn J/21188 L3 5151 UK KB711
    NELSON J 0 1939-10-16 AC2 RAF 57 Sqdn 539817 357 5755 L1141
    SMITH P W 0 1943-11-26 Flt Sgt RAF 550 Sqdn 1997286 BO LM379
    BARNETT W D 0 1944-06-21 Sgt RAF 44 Sqdn 710152 S RhodesianL7 289 UK LM434
    TIA - (you didn't think I'd give you the easy ones, did you?)
    Peter Davies
    Meteorology is a science; good meteorology is an art!
    We might not know - but we might know who does!

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    Peter,
    P.W.Smith is 1197286 Philip William Smith. L.F. Daniels is likely 575205 Leonard Frederick Daniels.
    Regards, Mark.
    Last edited by MSIMPSON; 17th February 2021 at 09:13.

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    George Frederick Woods NZ414947

    Chris

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    Hi Peter,

    LOVE Fred Harvard J21188

    LONG Robert Clifford Douglas R145370

    Regards

    Mojmir

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    William Donald Barnett 710152 1941 Royal Air Force

    is incorrectly 710152 on ?? Forces Records


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    144 San 710152 289 WD 21/22/6/1944 F / Sgt Barnett William Donald Wesseling Lancaster LM 434 44 ( Rhod ) San He was the pilot of this aircraft of No 144 San on a bombing raid on Huls . The a / c crash - landed after being damaged by ...

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    Sgt Stanley Lang (RAF 561779);

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    BRADLEY H 0 1944-04-26 Flt Sgt RAF 106 Sqdn ?????? CL JB601


    Roy Bradley 1575978
    http://aircrewremembered.com/murdoch-anthony.html

    Definitely Roy

    http://www.rafcommands.com/forum/sho...-106-Sqn-ORB-s

    Loss Card has R Bradley with same service number
    Last edited by paulmcmillan; 17th February 2021 at 17:01.

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    1575573 Morian DAVIES (169493) LG Jan 28 1944 - OCR'd as 169403 found by searching for 169492 and assuming in same LG then Searching Davies

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    I think Wop: Sgt. H.M. Simpson 115659 is maybe "Harry Mildred Simpson" as per Forces war records no service number

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    I think this is the person but checking the Airman Index for a name may help



    Harry Mildred Simpson 1945 Royal Air Force

    AIRMAN PRISONER OF WAR Mr. and Mrs. G. E. Simpson. of
    35 Belmont Gardens, West Hartlepool, have received news from their
    daughter-inlaw'. Mrs. Harry Simpson, of Birmingham, that their son,
    Sergt. W.0./AG. Harry Simpson. is officially posted a prisoner of war.
    following air operations over Germany.


    Simpson Harry M Redfern W.Hartlepool 10a 517 Scan available - click to view
    Redfern Hilda Simpson




    Births Dec 1920 (>99%)
    Simpson Harry N Ward Hartlepool 10a 206a

    Brother
    Births Jun 1922 (>99%)
    Simpson John E Ward Hartlepool 10a 216 Scan available - click to view



    Spouse: Harry Simpson
    Father: William (Bill) Redfern
    Mother: Miriam Shaw
    Birth: 3 Sep 1915 Oldham, Lancashire, England
    Death: 14 Jan 2005 Newcastle Upon Tyne, Northumberland, England



    Harry Simpson was born on 10 December 1912.
    He married Hilda Redfern. He died on 23 January 1985 in Newcastle Upon Tyne, Northumberland, at the age of 72.


    Name: Harry M Simpson
    Gender: Male
    Marital Status: Single
    Birth Date: 16 Dec 1912
    Residence Year: 1939
    Address: 35 Belmond Gdmns - Note above"
    Residence Place: West Hartlepool, Durham, England
    Occupation: Arcrage Adjuster Clerk
    Line Number: 3
    Schedule Number: 164
    Sub Schedule Number: 4
    Enumeration District: FEAV
    Borough: West Hartlepool
    Registration district: 545/1

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