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From the National Archives AIR/27/25 2 Squadron SAAF ORB
News came through today, (26th), that Lt. ""Bob"" Bell - who went missing on 31st December, 1944. - has made his way back to Allied Lines (with Partisan assistance), and is at present in hospital at RAVENNA, suffering from shrapnel wounds - received when a Partisan, who aiding him, stood on a mine - and frostbite.
This news came as a pleasant surprise indeed, and the entire Squadron is pleased to know of Lt. ""Bob"" Bell's safety."