Sgt. S. Barnes, RCAF

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Sgt. S. Barnes, RCAF

Post by georgetanksherman » Fri Apr 19, 2019 5:23 pm

Looking into the cause of crash, if possible

Sgt. Stanley Barnes, RCAF, RCAF 403 Squadron, Spitfire, MA648, crashed, October 3, 1943 on a “Ramrod 259” mission, became a P.O.W.

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Re: Sgt. S. Barnes, RCAF

Post by Temujin » Fri Apr 19, 2019 9:34 pm

Info on this for you. The records are very very poor......so not sure that you can read this better than I.......Also, Aircraft was MA468.....NOT MA648
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Not sure why the record gives a “down time” for Barnes is given, as he was listed as missing on this mission.....as I said, the document is very hard to read so not sure if you can get any more info from it

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Post by georgetanksherman » Fri Apr 19, 2019 11:46 pm

Wow, that is terrible, my ancient eyes :-) can not make heads or tails out of that, but thanks for trying !

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Re: Sgt. S. Barnes, RCAF

Post by Temujin » Fri Apr 19, 2019 11:59 pm

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Re: Sgt. S. Barnes, RCAF

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http://www.airhistory.org.uk/spitfire/p057.html

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Re: Sgt. S. Barnes, RCAF

Post by Temujin » Sat Apr 20, 2019 12:33 am

POW File
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WO 392 POW Lists 1943-1945
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8: Imperial Prisoners of War Held in Germany or German-Occupied Territory: Air Forces
Conflict Period:
World War II

UK, Allied Prisoners of War, 1939-1945

Publication Title:
UK, Allied Prisoners of War, 1939-1945
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Re: Sgt. S. Barnes, RCAF

Post by Temujin » Sat Apr 20, 2019 1:02 am

Sgt Stanley Barnes is in this photo
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Re: Sgt. S. Barnes, RCAF

Post by georgetanksherman » Tue Apr 23, 2019 9:08 pm

Temujin, as always, Thank You for the info !

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