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by georgetanksherman
Tue May 19, 2020 2:29 pm
Forum: Soldier Research
Topic: Texans in the RCAF, Individual's pictures ???
Replies: 14
Views: 624

Re: Texans in the RCAF, Individual's pictures ???

Yeah, I had the two aircraft involved in the mid-air collision swapped around, EP164 was the other aircraft involved with Pilot: Flt Sgt M.E. Shaw, R/77481, RCAF, Ogden, Utah, U.S.A. Thank You for the correction !
by georgetanksherman
Tue May 19, 2020 12:42 pm
Forum: Soldier Research
Topic: Texans in the RCAF, Individual's pictures ???
Replies: 14
Views: 624

Re: Texans in the RCAF, Individual's pictures ???

Thankyou as always Temujin, I had contacted Arlington Heights High School and the Fort Worth School system where P/O Whitney graduated to see if they had a graduation picture. Of course they looked at me like I was crazy, then I showed them what I had, Graduation Certificate and such, then, especial...
by georgetanksherman
Tue May 19, 2020 2:29 am
Forum: Soldier Research
Topic: Texans in the RCAF, Individual's pictures ???
Replies: 14
Views: 624

Texans in the RCAF, Individual's pictures ???

Greetings everyone, hope everyone is safe and well ! I am working on a project for the No. 1 B.F.T.S. Museum in Terrell, Texas. It's about fellow Texans that crossed the northern border to help out in WW II. I am looking to see if there are any photo's available for the following Fallen Warriors fro...
by georgetanksherman
Tue Apr 28, 2020 9:51 pm
Forum: Soldier Research
Topic: W/O Class II W.B. Nichol, R/114904, Hometown ?
Replies: 3
Views: 197

W/O Class II W.B. Nichol, R/114904, Hometown ?

Looking for the home town on W/O Class II W.B. Nichol, R/114904, Lancaster, ED693, May 13, 1943 Aircraft took off from RAF Skellingthorpe, Lincolnshire on a bombing mission to Plzen, Germany. Aircraft was attacked and shot down by a Bf-110 night fighter. Aircraft crashed near Messingen, 7 km east-so...
by georgetanksherman
Mon Apr 27, 2020 1:25 pm
Forum: Soldier Research
Topic: NEWMAN, F/L Dennis Alfred (J6641) & FO Hugh Bilborough, RAF, 158424
Replies: 8
Views: 257

Re: NEWMAN, F/L Dennis Alfred (J6641) & FO Hugh Bilborough, RAF, 158424

With the clippings, it gets one to ask where does Fort Worth, Texas come into the picture. Maybe seeing as he was an Engineer, and Consolidated aircraft was in Fort Worth, and then transferred out to San Diego. I guess that might be another story :-)
by georgetanksherman
Mon Apr 27, 2020 12:41 pm
Forum: Soldier Research
Topic: NEWMAN, F/L Dennis Alfred (J6641) & FO Hugh Bilborough, RAF, 158424
Replies: 8
Views: 257

Re: NEWMAN, F/L Dennis Alfred (J6641) & FO Hugh Bilborough, RAF, 158424

Temujin, I got "NO" issues with separating, getting the info out to others, after all, is what this forum is about I believe ! :-) It is amazing to me, that I spent so much time looking and researching for this Warrior. finding small bits here and there, and then to actually come across him through ...
by georgetanksherman
Mon Apr 27, 2020 11:24 am
Forum: Soldier Research
Topic: NEWMAN, F/L Dennis Alfred (J6641) & FO Hugh Bilborough, RAF, 158424
Replies: 8
Views: 257

NEWMAN, F/L Dennis Alfred (J6641)

Wow, I have been searching for months on D.A. Newman, all I had was his name, every once in awhile, I would get a piece here and there, so I finally had to give up and ask for some help, it's amazing with the right info, what you can find, this is what I was finally able to get, Thank You for the he...
by georgetanksherman
Mon Apr 27, 2020 8:51 am
Forum: Soldier Research
Topic: NEWMAN, F/L Dennis Alfred (J6641) & FO Hugh Bilborough, RAF, 158424
Replies: 8
Views: 257

NEWMAN, F/L Dennis Alfred (J6641) & FO Hugh Bilborough, RAF, 158424

Thank You Temujin for clearing P/O Tucker's status up for me. I appreciate all your help with this and all the others that you have helped me with. I was wondering if I could get some help with another one that I have been having issues with. This Warrior was a P.O.W. from Fort Worth, Texas, a homeb...
by georgetanksherman
Sun Apr 26, 2020 2:38 pm
Forum: Soldier Research
Topic: Pilot Officer Horace Burpee Tucker
Replies: 2
Views: 165

Pilot Officer Horace Burpee Tucker

Greetings everyone, hope everyone is well and healthy. I have another fallen Warrior that I need to see if anyone can clear this one up. P/O Horace Burpee Tucker, C/21648, RCAF, 77 Wing, who died at E.M.S. Hospital Winwick, Warrington, due to injuries sustained after accidentally falling from a wind...
by georgetanksherman
Wed Apr 22, 2020 5:03 pm
Forum: Soldier Research
Topic: F/O Maurice Dier Zimmerman - Hometown
Replies: 3
Views: 195

Re: F/O Maurice Dier Zimmerman - Hometown

Thank for the info Temujin, I am trying to keep my research on the up and up, gets a bit hard when 4 sites are saying different things

Cheers

George