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by AlanW
Mon Sep 04, 2017 2:03 pm
Forum: Headquarters
Topic: Downed Short Stirling recently found
Replies: 9
Views: 3281

Re: Downed Short Stirling recently found

I'm surprised that they can claim it to be that of PK225 without any hard evidence to say it is.
by AlanW
Sun Aug 27, 2017 6:30 pm
Forum: General Section
Topic: Thomas Crew on Stirling bomber came down 30/31July 1943
Replies: 3
Views: 306

Re: Thomas Crew on Stirling bomber came down 30/31July 1943

Dave, you can attach docs here, when replying, you should see an option for "attachments" just below the box that you reply in.
Alan
by AlanW
Sat Jul 15, 2017 7:55 pm
Forum: Headquarters
Topic: News about John 'K4KittyCrew'?
Replies: 14
Views: 1126

Re: News about John 'K4KittyCrew'?

Hi Bruno,
I am beginning to fear the worst for John, as i have emailed him several times without reply. I can only hope that it might be a technical problem with his mail but.........
by AlanW
Tue Jun 06, 2017 7:14 pm
Forum: Challenges
Topic: Aircraft Identification Challenge 254
Replies: 10
Views: 3738

Re: Aircraft Identification Challenge 254

Is it a Petrel :?
by AlanW
Fri Jun 02, 2017 6:00 pm
Forum: Headquarters
Topic: News about John 'K4KittyCrew'?
Replies: 14
Views: 1126

Re: News about John 'K4KittyCrew'?

I've also not heard from John for a while, as he would sometimes email me for a quick chat now and then, so your news on his absence is a little worrying.
Alan
by AlanW
Mon Apr 10, 2017 2:55 pm
Forum: General Section
Topic: Looking for any information of a sargent in 15sdrn
Replies: 6
Views: 497

Re: Looking for any information of a sargent in 15sdrn

Douglas, you are indeed correct, and i need to go to specsavers i believe :lol:
by AlanW
Tue Apr 04, 2017 10:42 am
Forum: General Section
Topic: 15 Squadron
Replies: 8
Views: 747

Re: 15 Squadron

Paul His crew are listed below for an op in July. The 15sqdn ORB at this time, only listed the postings of officers to the squadron, but as Megginson, Burrows, Haydon and Mitchell all came in from 1657 CU on 17th May 43, it would be safe to say that the rest of the crew, including your father, came ...
by AlanW
Sun Apr 02, 2017 9:12 am
Forum: General Section
Topic: Looking for any information of a sargent in 15sdrn
Replies: 6
Views: 497

Re: Looking for any information of a sargent in 15sdrn

Douglas,
The award of the 2nd DFM is seen in John's link to the LG notice, in the previous reply.
by AlanW
Sat Mar 11, 2017 9:39 am
Forum: 3 GROUP
Topic: 149 Squadron Photos & Details
Replies: 21
Views: 9822

Re: 149 Squadron Photos & Details

And this from Waughs file, seems to show 161sqdn before 149.
by AlanW
Sat Mar 11, 2017 9:28 am
Forum: 3 GROUP
Topic: 149 Squadron Photos & Details
Replies: 21
Views: 9822

Re: 149 Squadron Photos & Details

There seems to be some incorrect details in the ORB, as it gives Mackett and Deadman being posted in from 214sqdn on 25th and 21st Jan 44 but, according to the 161sqdn ORB, Mackett flew his last op with them on 15th Feb 44. Also, there is no sign of F/Sgt Newton in the crew at 149sqdn at any time. M...