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Piper Roy Sloane directly in front of the MHAS wreath of 356th Fighter Group

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John Cooper wrote:

A fighter pilot ex USAAF Ben Barnes who was classified as missing in action is no longer MIA and the MIA wall at Madingley will correct this

Taken from Tarkey's FB  page and I have just caught up on the interview

 Martlesham Heath Aviation Society and Control Tower Museum

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Lovely interview just now 6-42 
Martyn Cook on BBC Radio Suffolk talking about 1st Lt Ben Barnes originally posted MIA 70 years ago and finally being laid to rest in South Dakota today 2 o'Clock their time.
Finally he can Rest In Peace.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/radiosuffolk


 Happened to be passing Kevin Burch of the BBC yesterday at Madingley and he was talking about Ben Barnes and was pointing to the button and name where he is no longer MIA

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Guard of Honour from Lakenheath by John Cooper, on Flickr



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