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by Earl
Sun Jul 07, 2013 7:33 pm
Forum: 3 GROUP
Topic: 218 Squadron
Replies: 10
Views: 5432

Re: 218 Squadron

Hi I am so sorry I did not respond to your last post on the 31st July 2011 re the crash that killed Albert Denzey 14/5/43 (my fathers brother) but I thought I must have got about everything there was to get and since then have not been back to the site. Looking at you last two posts I am now very co...
by Earl
Thu Mar 24, 2011 9:36 pm
Forum: General Section
Topic: Short Stirling Photo Collection
Replies: 194
Views: 51770

Short Stirling Photo Collection

Hi Kitty

Is there anywhere you can obtain some good images to print in a small book I am trying to put together to give my Dad his brother was a Wireless operator on sterlings and was killed in 43 - its not a commercial venture, just a one off for the family

Earl
by Earl
Thu Mar 24, 2011 9:31 pm
Forum: General Section
Topic: 218 Squadron 1943
Replies: 7
Views: 3358

Re: 218 Squadron 1943

Hi Bob Thank you for taking the time to respond - much appreciated. Albert was one of the two killed and was dads step brother I have managed to piece together all the training he did as a Wireless op/Air gunner prior to joining 218 Squadron, and it seems from his service record, he was only with th...
by Earl
Wed Mar 23, 2011 9:49 pm
Forum: General Section
Topic: 218 Squadron 1943
Replies: 7
Views: 3358

218 Squadron 1943

I posted the below on the general post in February. Since then I have managed to get hold of Alberts service record and have a better insight into where he went before he was posted to 218 squadron, however I still dont have any information on what actually happened on the day he was killed. I assum...
by Earl
Sat Feb 12, 2011 1:01 pm
Forum: 3 GROUP
Topic: 218 Squadron
Replies: 10
Views: 5432

Re: 218 Squadron

Good Morning Merlin/K4KittyCrew Many thanks for your replies, it was very helpful and interesting to see the number of Alberts plane and get some insight on the plane that hit him and to hear about your fathers near miss - how they ever went up again after that is beyond me! I guess the best way to ...
by Earl
Fri Feb 11, 2011 3:46 pm
Forum: 3 GROUP
Topic: 218 Squadron
Replies: 10
Views: 5432

218 Squadron

I wonder if anyone can help? My father had a step brother who flew out of RAF Downham Market during the war, who was sadly killed. Dad has decided to send off to see if he is eligible to recieve his war medal and it got me thinking it would ne nice if I could get some more information about his time...