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    Default 430109 - Unaccounted airwomen and airman - 9-1-1943

    What were the places of death registration for:

    A - Died on active service:
    Cpl William F. JEMMETT - 1435373 - age 35.

    B - Not found in Flight archives:
    ACW1 J. (no first name) ALEXANDER - 439970 - 945 (Balloon) Sqn (Glasgow), and
    Sgt (WAAF) Isobel M. BARKER - 889835.

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    Hi Henk

    Cpl William F. JEMMETT - 1435373 - Surrey Mid East
    ACW1 J. (no first name) ALEXANDER - 439970 - 945 (Balloon) Sqn (Glasgow),- not in Eng/Wales
    Sgt (WAAF) Isobel M. BARKER - Marylebone, London

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    Thanks Malcolm, will amend my files. Apologize late answer from this side !
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    Henk

    ACW1 Jeanie (or Jean) Alexander 439970 : Milton, Glasgow

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    Default 430109 - Unaccounted airman - 9-1-1943

    Sgt (Pilot) Donald BULLOCK - 1116352 - 272 Sqn - KOAS 9-1-1943 and lies buried in the Alexandria (Hadra) War Mem. Cem., Egypt. The sqn at that time was based at Ta'Qali on Malta. The only loss I can find for this sqn was a Mk. IF serial V8337 presumed ditched between Haifa and Cyprus, but may not be the aircraft looking for. Who may help me out ?
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    Henk,

    In relation to Beaufighter IF V8337. There are two other names on the Alamein Memorial which need to be considered in this loss. They are:

    1000049 Sgt Leslie HODGSON RAFVR - 9-1-1943 - 272 Sqn. Alamein Memorial. Column 270.

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    1079627 Sgt Alfred WATSON RAFVR - 9-1-1943 - 272 Sqn. Alamein Memorial. Column 272.

    I have a note in my records that Sgt Watson, was a Sgt (Pilot).

    What does Flight have to say about these two airmen? (I'm having problems with PDF's at the moment).

    Col.

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