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Casualties - August 1918


Date Rank Name Unit, Aircraft & Comments

 1 Aug

2AM

ADKINSON, EDWARD KIDDLE 

He was killed in action whilst flying in Coastal Airship No XXV from Longside Airship Station, which was lost on a patrol over the North Sea and is commemorated on the Hollybrook Memorial, Southampton.

 1 Aug

Pvt 1

BRIGHT, CHARLES HERBERT

He died from tetanus whilst serving with No 64 Wing and is buried in Port Said War Memorial Cemetery.

 1 Aug

1AM

ELMES, LEONARD ARTHUR

He died from wounds sustained whilst serving with  No 5 Sqn during an air raid on Le Hameau and is buried in Aubigny Communal Cemetery Extension.

 1 Aug

Cpl

FAIERS, LOUIS GRAY

He was killed in action whilst flying in Coastal Airship No XXV from Longside Airship Staion, which was lost on a patrol over the North Sea and is commemorated on the Hollybrook Memorial, Southampton.

 1 Aug

Lt

FARQUHAR, JOHN

He died in captivity from wounds sustained the previous day whilst flying Camel, D8182 of No 204 Sqn, which was last seen in combat near Roulars and is buried in Tyne Cot Cemetery.

 1 Aug

3AM

FEAR, ERNEST JOHN

He was killed in action whilst serving with  No 5 Sqn during an air raid on Le Hameau and is buried in  Aubigny Communal Cemetery Extension.

 1 Aug

Flt Cdt

FINNEY, GEORGE

He was killed whilst flying as the observer in Bristol F2B, C4798 of No 1 (Observers) School of Aerial Gunnery which collided with another F2B, A7262 of the same unit and is buried in   Kennington Cemetery.

 1 Aug

Lt

GOODALE, WALTER HENRY

He was killed in action whilst flying in DH9, D2900 of No 98 Sqn, which was last seen diving towards the lines and is buried in Chambieres French National Cemetery, Metz.  2 Lt L C Prentice USAS was also killed.

 1 Aug

AC1

GROVES, ARTHUR GROVES

He was killed in action whilst flying in Coastal Airship No XXV from Longside Airship Station, which was lost on a patrol over the North Sea and is commemorated on the Hollybrook Memorial, Southampton.

 1 Aug

Pvt 1

HEIGHES, SAMUEL FREDERICK

He was killed in action whilst serving with  No 5 Sqn during an air raid on Le Hameau and is buried in Aubigny Communal Cemetery Extension.

 1 Aug

3AM

HINES, GEORGE

He was killed in action whilst serving with  No 5 Sqn during an air raid on Le Hameau and is buried in Aubigny Communal Cemetery Extension.

 1 Aug

Capt

HOPPERTON, HARRY ROBERT

He was killed in action whilst flying in Coastal Airship No XXV from Longside Airship Station, which was lost on a patrol over the North Sea and is commemorated on the Hollybrook Memorial, Southampton.

 1 Aug

Sgt

HOSKINS, FRANK THOMAS

He was killed whilst flying Bristol F2B, A7262  of No 1 (Observers) School of Aerial Gunnery which collided with C4798 of the same unit.    He is buried in Bristol (Greenbank) Cemetery.

 1 Aug

Pvt 2

HOWARD, WILLIAM

He was killed in action whilst serving with  No 5 Sqn during an air raid on Le Hameau and is buried in Aubigny Communal Cemetery Extension.

 1 Aug

Lt

JOHN, WILBUR ARNOLD

He was killed in action serving as a observer in DH9, D2855 of No 206 Sqn, which was last seen over Menin and is buried in Hooge Crater Cemetery.

 1 Aug

2AM

JONES, DAVID

He was killed whilst serving as a Driver (MT) with No 3 Air Ammunition Column and is buried in Pontypridd (Glyntaff) Cemetery.

 1 Aug

Capt

MATHEWS, JOHN WALDRON

He was killed in action whilst flying DH9, D2855 of No 206 Sqn, which was last seen over Menin and is buried in Hooge Crater Cemetery.

 1 Aug

2 Lt

MORBEY, JOHN SAMUEL

He was killed whilst flying as the observer in Bristol F2B, A7262  of No 1 (Observers) School of Aerial Gunnery which collided with C4798 of the same unit.  He is buried in the City of London Cemetery and Crematorium, Manor Park.

 1 Aug

Lt

OLMSTEAD, GEORGE TAIT

He was killed in action whilst serving with  No 64 Sqn during an air raid on Le Hameau and is buried in Aubigny Communal Cemetery Extension.

 1 Aug

Cdt

POOLE, H W A

He was killed/died whilst serving at No 1 Cadet Wing and is buried in Hastings Cemetery, Sussex.

 1 Aug

1AM

PORTER, GEORGE ROBERT

He was killed in action whilst serving with  No 5 Sqn during an air raid on Le Hameau and is buried in Aubigny Communal Cemetery Extension.

 1 Aug

1AM

RAYNER, C W

He was killed in action whilst serving with  No 5 Sqn during an air raid on Le Hameau and is buried in Aubigny Communal Cemetery Extension.

 1 Aug

2 Lt

RICHARDS, HENRY STOKES

He was killed whilst flying Bristol F2B, C4798 of No 1 (Observers) School of Aerial Gunnery which collided with A7262 of the same unit.  He is buried in Shorncliffe Military Cemetery.

 1 Aug

Sgt

SLATER, GEORGE WILLIAM

He died from wounds sustained on 25 Jul 1918 whilst flying in DH9, D7224 of No 98 Sqn and is buried in Coulommiers Communal Cemetery.

 1 Aug

Pvt 1

SMITH, JAMES WILLIAM

He died from wounds sustained whilst serving with No 3 Sqn and is buried in Aubigny Communal Cemetery Extension.

 1 Aug

Capt

TANNER, JOHN CHAMPAIN

He was killed whilst flying Avro 504K, D2020 of No 56 Training Depot Station, which stalled in a turn following an engine failure and is buried in Eversley (St Mary) Churchyard Extension.

 2 Aug

Pvt 2

ABBOTT, MARTIN 

He was killed/died whilst serving with No 2 Aircraft Acceptance Park and is buried in  Hendon Cemetery.

 2 Aug

2 Lt

BUTLER, WILLIAM AMOS NORRIS

He was killed whilst flying RE8, D1551 of No 10 Training Depot Station, which crashed and burst into flames after stalling near the ground and is buried in East Harling Cemetery.

 2 Aug

2 Lt

CANNON, FREDERICK WILLIAM

He died from injuries sustained on 29 Jul 1918 whilst flying Camel, D9493 of No 189 (Night) Training Sqn, which dived into the ground in a turn after the engine was choked and is buried in Enfield (Lavender Hill) Cemetery.

 2 Aug

2AM

CLARKE, ERNEST SIDNEY

He died whilst serving at the Equipment Officers School of Instruction and is buried in Tottenham Cemetery.

 2 Aug

Surgeon

FINLAISON, HILTON EVANS BEAR

He died from pneumonia whilst serving in the UK and is buried in Kensal Green (All Souls') Cemetery.

 2 Aug

Pvt 2

JONES, JOHN

He was killed/died whilst serving with No 5 Cadet Wing and is buried in Liverpool (West Derby) Cemetery.

 2 Aug

2 Lt

NUTCOMBE, THOMAS ARTHUR

He was killed whilst flying in FE2b, A6558 of No 101 Sqn, which crashed on a test flight and is buried in Crouy British Cemetery, Crouy-sur-Somme.

 2 Aug

Pvt

PEARCE, JOSEPH

He is believed to have drowned whilst serving with No 31 Wing and is commemorated on the Basra Memorial.

 2 Aug

Sgt

POOLEY, THOMAS

He was killed in an accident whilst working on an airship at RAF Longside, when he was thrown from a Bailey Ladder, which slipped and is buried in Wandsworth (Streatham) Cemetery.

 2 Aug

Lt

SMALL, JAMES BRUCE

He was killed whilst flying FE2b, A6558 of No 101 Sqn, which crashed on a test flight and is buried in Crouy British Cemetery, Crouy-sur-Somme.

 2 Aug

Flt Cdt

SNEDDON, FREDERICK EDWARD KENNETH

He was killed in an accident whilst flying an RE8 (B6609?) of No 57 Training Sqn and is buried in Ismailia War Memorial Cemetery.

 2 Aug

Lt

WILLIAMS, CHARLES HENRY

He was killed whilst flying Camel, B2435 of No 63 Training Sqn, which spun into Dartford Creek after attempting to avoid a collision during a diving attack on a ground target and is buried in Dartford (Watling Street) Cemetery.

 3 Aug

Sgt

BROWN, FRANK BERNARD

He was killed whilst flying DH6, C9337 of No 37 Training Depot Station, which flew into a hill in fog during a practice flight and is buried in Hove Old Cemetery.

 3 Aug

Lt

GANT, ROBERT WILFRED

He died from Landry's paralysis following pneumonia whilst serving with the Malta Garrison and is buried in Pieta Military Cemetery.

 3 Aug

2AM

RUGG, LEONARD

He was killed/died whilst serving with HMS Daedalus and is buried in St Pancras Cemetery.

 3 Aug

Lt

SAWYER, ROBERT HENRY

He died from pneumonia whilst on leave in the UK from No100 Sqn and is buried in South Ealing Cemetery.

 3 Aug

Lt

TODMAN, CHARLES VINCENT

He was killed in action whilst flying in RE8, C2518 of No 16 Sqn, which was shot down by enemy aircraft and is buried in Aubigny Communal Cemetery Extension.

 3 Aug

Lt

WALKER, JAMES PERCIVAL

He was killed whilst flying Camel, N6636 of RAF Scapa, which crashed after hitting an air pocket at low level with insufficient height to recover  and is buried in Loughton Burial Ground.

 3 Aug

Lt

WEST, PERCY CHARLES

He was killed in action whilst flying RE8, C2518 of No 16 Sqn, which was shot down by enemy aircraft and is buried in Aubigny Communal Cemetery Extension.

 3 Aug

Sgt YOUNG, WILLIAM HARRY He died from bronchopneumonia whilst serving Engine Repair Shops and is buried in St Sever Cemetery Extension, Rouen.

 4 Aug

Lt

BARKER, CECIL NORMAN

He died from burns whilst serving at No 2 Aircraft Supply Depot and is buried in Huby-St. Leu British Cemetery.

 4 Aug

2 Lt

BRINKWORTH, WILFRED HENRY

He was killed in action whilst flying in O/400, D4567 of No 215 Sqn, which failed to return from a night bombing raid and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

 4 Aug

3AM

FOULKES, ARTHUR WILLIAM

He was accidentally drowned whilst serving with No 101 Sqn and is buried in Mont Huon Military Cemetery, Le Treport.

 4 Aug

2 Lt

GRIMWADE, SIDNEY ARTHUR

He was killed whilst flying Camel, E1419 of No 54 Training Depot Station, which crashed, reason unknown and is buried in Stoke-on-Trent (Hartshill) Cemetery.

 4 Aug

Lt

HAMMOND, HENRY LLOYD

He was killed in action whilst flying in O/400, D4567 of No 215 Sqn, which failed to return from a night bombing raid and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

 4 Aug

Sgt

HOGAN, JACK

He was killed whilst flying Avro 504, D7649 of No 29 Training Depot Station, which collided with another aircraft and is buried in East Boldre (St Paul) Churchyard.

 4 Aug

2 Lt

MacKENZIE, DOUGLAS FRASER

He was killed whilst flying SPAD VII, A9154 of No 41 Training Depot Station, which stalled in a low level turn, hit the ground and burst into flames, he is buried in Iver Heath (St Margaret) Churchyard.

 4 Aug

2 Lt

McEVOY, EDWARD

He died from injuries sustained the previous day whilst flying RE8, C2678 of No 36 Training Depot Station, which stalled in a turn following an engine failure and is buried in Bradford (Bowling) Cemetery.

 4 Aug

Lt

OGILVY-RAMSAY, MAX

He died from gun shot wounds sustained whilst serving with No 139 Sqn and is buried in Montecchio Precalcino Communal Cemetery Extension.

 4 Aug

Sgt

PHEBY, HENRY THOMAS

He was killed in action whilst flying in O/400, D4567 of No 215 Sqn, which failed to return from a night bombing raid and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

 5 Aug

Lt

BENITZ, FRANK ALYN

He was flying Bristol Fighter, C4698 of No 33 Sqn and was killed when he crashed making an emergency landing at Atwick following a night anti-zeppelin patrol.  He is buried in Gainsborough General Cemetery.

 5 Aug

2 Lt

EASTON, GEORGE CYRIL

He was killed in action whilst flying Camel, C6354 of No 66 Sqn, which was last seen over Mansue (sic) at 13,000 ft and is buried in Tezze British Cemetery.

 5 Aug

Lt

HODSON, GEORGE FREDERICK

He was killed whilst flying Camel, N6620 of No 273 Sqn during an anti-Zeppelin patrol and failed to return, he is commemorated on the Hollybrook Memorial, Southampton.

 5 Aug

Capt

JARDINE, DOUGLAS GRAEME BURNESS

He was killed whilst flying DH9, D5802 of RAF Great Yarmouth during an anti-Zeppelin patrol and is buried in Vederso Churchyard.

 5 Aug

2 Lt

MEIKLE, ALLEN JOHN BRIAN

He was killed whilst flying Sopwith Dolphin, D3698 of No 4 Training Depot Station when he took off too steeply and stalled at 250 ft.  He is buried in Charlton Abbots (St Martin) Churchyard.

 5 Aug

Lt

MUNDAY, EDWARD RICHARD

He was killed whilst flying DH9, D5802 of RAF Great Yarmouth which failed to return from an anti-Zeppelin patrol and is commemorated on the Hollybrook Memorial, Southampton.

 5 Aug

Cdt

TURNER, ARCHIBALD LATIMER

He died from peritonitis whilst serving at No 8 Cadet Wing and is buried in Hastings Cemetery, Sussex.

 5 Aug

Sgt

WINTERTON, CHARLES

He was killed/died whilst serving at the School of Technical Training (Halton) and is buried in Aylesbury Cemetery.

 6 Aug

2 Lt

BERRY, ERNEST A

He died whilst serving as an Administration Officer at the School of Photography from an unknown disease and is buried in Eastbourne (Ocklynge) Cemetery.

 6 Aug

Cpl

CANNON, SYDNEY EWART

He died from phthisis whilst serving with No 4 Kite Balloon Section  and is buried in Luton Church Burial Ground.

 6 Aug

2 Lt

FLEET, JOHN GEORGE

He was killed whilst flying Camel, D9435 of No 3 Sqn, which failed to return from a sortie and is buried in Bagneux British Cemetery, Gezaincourt.

 6 Aug

Lt

GREEN, MERLE LIVINGSTONE

He was killed in action whilst flying Camel, D8248 of No 65 Sqn, which collided with F6069 of the same unit near Cardonnette and is buried in Vignacourt British Cemetery.

 6 Aug

Sgt

HOOD, ERNEST CHARLES

He died from burns sustained the previous day, possibly at No 40 Training Depot Station, Harlaxton whilst serving with No 12 Balloon Base.  He was seriously injured in an explosion whilst he was making a smoke bomb for an anti-gas exercise and is buried in Wrotham (St George) Churchyard Extension.

 6 Aug

Lt

KESTERTON, THOMAS FREDERICK

He was killed whilst flying Camel, B7300 of No 204 Training Depot Station, which spun into the ground from a flat turn and is buried in Leysdown (St Clement) Churchyard.

 6 Aug

Cdt

MILWARD, JOHN

He was killed whilst flying DH6, C7253 of No 35 Training Depot Station, which spun into the ground after stalling and is buried in Alton (St John) Roman Catholic Churchyard.

 6 Aug

2 Lt

PAGET, FREDRICK JAMES

He died from wounds sustained whilst flying in a DH9 of No 206 Sqn and is buried in Longuenesse (St Omer) Souvenir Cemetery.

 6 Aug

Lt

PORTER, EVERARD MARSDEN

He drowned whilst flying Sopwith Baby, N2075 of Suda Bay Seaplane Base and is buried in Suda Bay War Cemetery.

 6 Aug

2 Lt

ROSCOE, JAMES FRANCK

He was injured whilst flying Sopwith Pup, B7513 of No 4 TDS when he was hit by fire from another aircraft during a target practice and crashed.  He later died from his injuries and is buried in Eastham (St Mary) Churchyard.

 6 Aug

2 Lt

SMITH, SYDNEY ARNOLD

He was killed in action whilst flying Camel, F6069 of No 65 Sqn, which collided with D8248 of the same unit near Cardonnette and is buried in Vignacourt British Cemetery.

 6 Aug

Lt

STREET, BROOKS HENRY

He was killed whilst flying RE8, C2616 of No 34 Sqn, which crashed on the aerodrome and burst into flames, he is buried in Montecchio Precalcino Communal Cemetery Extension.

 6 Aug

Sgt

URQUHART, WILLIAM MORRISON

He was killed whilst flying Camel, E7139  of No 3 Training Depot Station, which failed to recover after control was lost in a glide near the ground and is buried in Forfar Cemetery.

 7 Aug

Lt

ADAM, MATTHEW 

He was killed whilst flying RE8, D4740 of No 15 Sqn, which was lost during a corps recce sortie and is buried in Fienvillers British Cemetery.

 7 Aug

2 Lt

BROCK, FREDERICK ALBERT

He was killed in action whilst flying DH9, C6289 of No 206 Sqn, which failed to return from a bombing raid and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

 7 Aug

2 Lt

CLOETE, MOWBRAY NORSE

He was killed whilst flying Camel, F2017 of No 188 (Night) Training Sqn, reason not apparent and is buried in Kensal Green (All Souls') Cemetery.

 7 Aug

Cdt

COOK, FRANCIS RUSSELL

He was killed when he fell from Curtis JN-4, 189 in Canada and is buried in Clanwilliam United Church Cemetery

 7 Aug

Cpl

CULLIMORE, CHARLES HULBERT

He was killed in action whilst flying in DH9, C6289 of No 206 Sqn, which failed to return from a bombing raid and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

 7 Aug

2AM

DUTCHMAN, CHARLES HENRY

He was killed/died whilst serving with No 8 Aircraft Acceptance Park and is buried in Shorncliffe Military Cemetery.

 7 Aug

2 Lt

GILLESPIE, ROBERT HOLMES

He was killed whilst flying RE8, D4740 of No 15 Sqn, which failed to return from a corps recce sortie and is buried in Fienvillers British Cemetery.

 7 Aug

2 Lt

GOODBURN, REGINALD INMAN

He was killed whilst flying RE8, C2394 of No 53 Training Depot Station, which dived into the ground and caught fire after stalling in a flat turn, he is buried in Stretford Cemetery.

 7 Aug

Lt

HUNTER, ALFRED JAMES

He was killed whilst flying FE2b, D9090 of No 101 Sqn, which crashed on take off for a bombing raid and is buried in Crouy British Cemetery, Crouy-sur-Somme.

 7 Aug

2 Lt

ISAAC, WALLACE ALEXANDER

He was killed whilst flying RE8, C2307 of No 4 Sqn, which failed to return from a recce sortie and is buried in Longuenesse (St Omer) Souvenir Cemetery.

 7 Aug

1AM

JONES, JAMES MONTAGUE

He was killed/died whilst serving with No 89 Sqn and is buried in Malmesbury Moravian Chapelyard.

 7 Aug

2AM

KIRKHAM, KIRKHAM ALBERT

He was died from wounds sustained whilst  serving with No 16 Sqn and is buried in Aubigny Communal Cemetery Extension.

 7 Aug

2 Lt

METCALFE, NEVILLE

He was killed whilst flying Camel, D6683 of No 189 (Night) Training Sqn, which spun into the ground from a vertical right hand turn and is buried in Hornchurch (St Andrew) Churchyard.

 7 Aug

2AM

NASH, WINSTON CHURCHILL

He was killed/died whilst serving at the Reserve Depot (Blandford) and is buried in Stroud Old Cemetery.

 7 Aug

Pvt 2

RICHARDS, SIDNEY FRANCIS

He was killed/died whilst serving with No 238 Sqn at RAF Prawle Point and is buried in Ford Park Cemetery (Formerly Plymouth Old Cemetery) (Pennycomequick).

 7 Aug

Lt

SPROSON, WILLIAM WILSON

He was killed whilst flying in FE2b, D9090 of No 101 Sqn, which crashed on take off for a bombing raid and is buried in Crouy British Cemetery, Crouy-sur-Somme

 7 Aug

Lt

TAYLER, JOHN ALLINGHAM CHURCHILL

He was killed whilst flying Camel, B7202 of No 213 Sqn during a practice flight and is buried in Dunkirk Town Cemetery.

 7 Aug

2 Lt

WEIR, CECIL GIBSON

He was killed whilst flying in RE8, C2307 of No 4 Sqn, which failed to return from a recce sortie and is buried in Longuenesse (St Omer) Souvenir Cemetery.

 8 Aug

Capt

ARNOLD, PETER FORRESTER 

He died from natural causes (pneumonia) whilst serving in Egypt and is buried in Alexandria (Hadra) War Memorial Cemetery.

 8 Aug

Lt

ARUNDEL, PHILIP WALTER RIVERS 

He was killed in action whilst flying Camel, D9456 of No 43 Sqn, which failed to return from a sortie and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

 8 Aug

Capt

BROOKES, ERIC GUY DFC

He was killed in action whilst flying Camel, D8119 of No 65 Sqn, which was last seen near Harbonnieres and is buried in Heath Cemetery, Harbonnieres.

 8 Aug

Lt

BROOKES, WILLIAM LESLIE

He was killed in action whilst flying Camel, D9644 of No 209 Sqn, which was last seen over Guillancourt and is buried in Caix British Cemetery.

 8 Aug

2 Lt

DONCASTER, ELLIS LYNN

He was killed in action whilst flying in DH9, D5668 of No 107 Sqn, which failed to return from a bombing raid and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

 8 Aug

2 Lt

FAULKS, HERBERT C

He died from wounds sustained whilst flying in FK8, D5110 of No 8 Sqn, which was probably shot down by enemy fighters and is buried in Fouilloy Communal Cemetery, Somme.

 8 Aug

Lt

GAUKROGER, JAMES KENNETH

He was killed in action whilst flying DH9, D5668 of No 107 Sqn, which failed to return from a bombing raid and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

 8 Aug

Flt Cdt

GIBBS, DAVID

He died from injuries sustained on 5 Aug 1918 whilst flying Avro 504, D6223 of No 38 Training Depot Station, which crashed about 10 miles from Doncaster and is buried in Rugby (Clifton Road) Cemetery.

 8 Aug

Capt

GONNE, MICHAEL EDWARD MC

He was killed in action whilst flying Camel, D6575 of No 54 Sqn, which failed to return from a bombing raid and is buried in Heath Cemetery, Harbonnierres.

 8 Aug

2 Lt

GOOSEY, HARRY

He was killed whilst flying in RE8, B5131 of No 5 Training Depot Station, which spun into the ground from 200 ft and burst into flames, he is buried in Wellington (Doddington Road) Cemetery.

 8 Aug

Lt

GRAY, VICTOR SAMUEL

He was killed in action whilst flying in Bristol F2B, D8061 of No 48 Sqn, which was last seen diving down on the enemy side of the lines and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

 8 Aug

Lt

HALL, JAMES GRANTLEY

He was killed in action whilst flying SE5A, B151 of No 60 Sqn, which was last seen near Fouchecourt and is buried in Somme American Cemetery, Bony.

 8 Aug

Lt

HAMILTON, ALEXANDER

He was killed in action whilst flying Camel, D6655 of No 3 Sqn and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

 8 Aug

2 Lt

HARTLEY, WALTER NOEL

He was killed in action whilst flying in DH9, D7231 of No 49 Sqn, which was seen to go down in flames and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

 8 Aug

Lt

HELMER, ELTON WILLIAMS

He was killed in action whilst flying Dolphin, C8073 of No 23 Sqn, which is believed to have crashed near Caix and is buried in Caix British Cemetery.

 8 Aug

2 Lt

HUDSON, HAROLD EDGAR

He was killed in action whilst flying Camel, B2396 of No 80 Sqn, which failed to return from an offensive patrol and is buried in Heath Cemetery, Harbonnierres.

 8 Aug

Act Sgt (Cpl)

MAY, JOSEPH LEONARD

He was killed in action whilst flying in DH9, C2203 of No 98 Sqn, which failed to return from a day bombing raid and is buried in Cambrai East Military Cemetery.

 8 Aug

Lt

McCALLUM, JOHN MERVIN

He was killed whilst flying Camel, C3304 of the Central Despatch Pool of Pilots during a ferry flight from the UK and is buried in Huby-St Leu British Cemetery.

 8 Aug

2 Lt

McCUTCHEON, BERNARD JOHN

He was killed in action whilst flying Bristol F2B, D8061 of No 48 Sqn, which was last seen diving down on the enemy side of the lines and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

 8 Aug

Capt

MILLS, KENNETH CHARLES

He was killed in action whilst flying SE5A, D6962 of No 1 Sqn, which failed to return from a bombing raid and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

 8 Aug

Lt

MUIRDEN, NORMAN HADLEY

He died from wounds sustained on 25 Jun 1918 whilst flying Bristol F2B, C4719 of No 48 Sqn, which was last seen entering combat with its formation and is buried in Premont British Cemetery.

 8 Aug

Lt

OERTLING, LEWIS JOHN FRANCIS

He died of wounds at a regimental aid post sustained whilst RE8, D6747 of No 5 Sqn.  He is buried in Vignacourt British Cemetery.

 8 Aug

Lt

ORR, ROBERT SETON SCOTT

He was killed in action whilst flying Camel, D9645 of No 201 Sqn, which was shot down and is buried in Heath Cemetery, Harbonnierres.

 8 Aug

Pvt

PATERSON, JOHN

He died whilst serving with No 75 Sqn and is buried in Tillicoultry Cemetery.

 8 Aug

Pvt 1

PEDEN, WILLIAM EDWARD HUGHES

He was killed/died whilst serving at the Recruit Depot  and is buried in Whitburn Cemetery.

 8 Aug

2 Lt

PLANT, CHARLES ROBERT

He was killed whilst flying RE8, B5131 of No 5 Training Depot Station, which spun into the ground from 2000 ft and burst into flames, he is buried in Wellington (Doddington Road) Cemetery.

 8 Aug

1AM

PORTER, CHARLES

He was found dead from self inflicted injuries whilst serving with No 45 Training Depot Station and is buried in Oxford (Botley) Cemetery.

 8 Aug

Lt

RAMSAY, GEORGE STRACHAN

He was killed in action whilst flying DH9, D7231 of No 49 Sqn, which was seen to go down in flames and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

 8 Aug

2AM

ROBINSON, CHARLES WILLIAM SYDNEY

He died from wounds sustained whilst serving at No 3 Aircraft Depot and is buried in Perreuse Chateau Franco British National Cemetery.

 8 Aug

Lt

ROSS, JOHN

He was killed in action whilst flying DH9, C2169 of No 49 Sqn and is buried in Roye New British Cemetery.

 8 Aug

Lt

SAMPSON, AMYAS TERRELL

He was killed in action whilst flying Camel, C8225 of No 3 Sqn, which was last seen over Viller-Brettoneaux and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

 8 Aug

Lt

SOTHERON-ESTCOURT, ARTHUR CHARLES MC

He was killed in action whilst flying as an observer in RE8, F5908 of No 5 Sqn during a morning patrol over the lines.  He is buried in Caix British Cemetery.

 8 Aug

2 Lt

THOMPSON, LEONARD

He was killed in action whilst flying Camel, D9619 of No 209 Sqn, which failed to return from an offensive patrol and is buried in Heath Cemetery, Harbonnierres.

 8 Aug

Pvt 2

WRIGHT, ARTHUR HASTINGS

He was killed/died whilst serving with No 8 Training Depot Station and is buried in Figheldean (St Michael) Churchyard.

 8 Aug

Capt

YOUNG, WILLIAM BARRIE

He was killed whilst flying Camel, E9975 of No 62 Training Sqn, which spun into the ground and is buried in Earlston Parish Churchyard.

 9 Aug

2 Lt

BAIRD, ROBERT OLIVER

He was killed in action whilst flying DH9, F6066 of No 107 Sqn, which failed to return from a bombing raid and is buried in Assevillers New British Cemetery.

 9 Aug

2 Lt

BARRE, GERALD BENEDICT

He was killed in action whilst flying in RE8, E4 of No 6 Sqn, which failed to return from a contact patrol and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

 9 Aug

2 Lt

BUTTERWORTH, HOWARD

He was killed in action whilst flying DH9, F6066 of No 107 Sqn, which failed to return from a bombing raid and is buried in Assevillers New British Cemetery.

 9 Aug

Capt

CARSON, JAMES ARTHUR BALFOUR

A member of the Royal Army Medical Corps seconded to the RAF and died whilst serving in Egypt, he is buried in Cairo War Memorial Cemetery.

 9 Aug

2 Lt

COOPER, LAWRENCE GEORGE

He was killed in action whilst flying DH9, E633 of No 107 Sqn, which failed to return from a bombing raid and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

 9 Aug

Capt

DORE, WILLIAM HENRY

He was killed in action whilst flying DH9, D5666 of No 107 Sqn, which was seen to go down in flames and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

 9 Aug

2 Lt

EMTAGE, JOHN EDMUND

He was killed in action whilst flying DH9, E621 of No 107 Sqn, which failed to return from a day bombing raid and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

 9 Aug

2 Lt

GUTHRIE, ARTHUR CALDERWOOD 

He was killed in action whilst flying in RE8, C2648 of No 42 Sqn during a recce sortie and is buried in Aire Communal Cemetery.

 9 Aug

1AM

HASLER, SAMUEL

He was killed in action whilst serving with No 6 Kite Balloon Section, No 15 Balloon Company and is buried in Crucifix Corner Cemetery, Villers-Bretonneux.

 9 Aug

Lt

HAWLEY, ARTHUR CHARLES RICHARD

He was killed in action whilst flying Camel, F2167 of No 54 Sqn, which was last seen over Estrees and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

 9 Aug

Cpl

JOBSON, GEORGE HERBERT

He was killed/died whilst serving at the Reserve Depot and is buried in Liverpool (West Derby) Cemetery.

 9 Aug

2 Lt

JONES, JOSEPH WESSON

He was killed in action whilst flying in FK8, B4175 of No 8 Sqn, which failed to return from a bombing raid and is buried in Heath Cemetery, Harbonnierres.

 9 Aug

2 Lt

LAWRENCE, PERCY

He was killed in action whilst flying FK8, B4175 of No 8 Sqn, which failed to return from a bombing raid and is buried in Heath Cemetery, Harbonnierres.

 9 Aug

2 Lt

LOFTS, WILFRED

He was killed in action whilst flying RE8, C2648 of No 42 Sqn during a recce sortie and is buried in Aire Communal Cemetery.

 9 Aug

Lt

MARTIN, FREDERICK WILLIAM HERBERT

He was killed in action whilst flying SE5A, E1362 of No 41 Sqn, which was last seen in combat near Estaires and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

 9 Aug

2 Lt

MAY, THOMAS RADCLIFFE AGNEW

He was killed whilst flying Camel, B7221 of No 4 Aircraft Supply Depot only two days after arriving at the front.  He is buried in Les Baraques Military Cemetery, Sangatte.

 9 Aug

Capt

MAYO, ALEXANDER JOHN

He was killed in action whilst flying DH9, F6066 of No 107 Sqn, which failed to return from a day bombing raid and is buried in Heath Cemetery, Harbonnierres.

 9 Aug

Pvt

McCLUSKEY, JOHN

He was killed/died whilst serving with No 48 Kite Balloon Section and is buried in Chocques Military Cemetery.

 9 Aug

Lt

MISENER, MILBURN SMITH

He was killed in action whilst flying Camel, D3393 of No 201 Sqn, when he was shot down in combat and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

 9 Aug

2 Lt

MUSGROVE, HAROLD STONE

He was killed in action whilst flying in DH4, D84167 of No 57 Sqn, which failed to return from a photographic sortie and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

 9 Aug

Lt

NASH, THOMAS STUART

He died from wounds received the previous day, whilst flying Camel, B5587 of No 80 Sqn during an offensive patrol and is buried in Vignacourt British Cemetery.

 9 Aug

Lt

ORR, JOHN RICHARD

He was killed in action whilst flying Camel, D9429 of No 80 Sqn, which last seen crashing from a flat spin near Étinehem and is buried in Beacon Cemetery, Sailly-Laurette.

 9 Aug

Lt

PERRING, CHARLES RICHARD

He died from injuries sustained the previous day whilst test flying DH9, D2919 of No 2 Aircraft Acceptance Park at Hendon and is buried in Hampstead Cemetery.

 9 Aug

Lt

PITT PITTS, WALTER JOHN

He was killed in action whilst flying DH4, D84167 of No 57 Sqn, which failed to return from a photographic sortie and is buried in Bancourt British Cemetery.

 9 Aug

Lt

RYLANDS, PETER WOLFERSTAN

He drowned whilst flying Camel, F2205 of No 29 Training Depot Station, which dived into the sea during a firing practice.  He is buried in Langton Matravers Church Cemetery.

 9 Aug

Pvt 1

SHEPHERD, WILLIAM GEORGE

He was killed whilst serving with No 204 Sqn in an accidental bomb explosion and is buried in Dunkirk Town Cemetery.

 9 Aug

Lt

STONE, RICHARD

He was killed in action whilst flying Camel, D6250 of No 201 Sqn, when he was shot down in combat with Ernst Udet and is buried in Heath Cemetery, Harbonnierres.

 9 Aug

Chf Mech

TAMBLING, WILFRED CECIL

He was killed whilst serving with No 204 Sqn  in an accidental bomb explosion and is buried in Dunkirk Town Cemetery.

 9 Aug

2 Lt

WALLACE, JOHN EWING

He was killed in action whilst flying in DH9, D5666 of No 107 Sqn and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

9 Aug

Cdt

WHITE, GEORGE WILLIAM

He was killed whilst flying either DH6, C2035 or RE8, A5422 of No 16 Training Depot Station and is buried in Alexandria (Hadra) War Memorial Cemetery.

 9 Aug

2 Lt

WICKETT, ROYSTON CLEMENT

He was killed in action whilst flying RE8, E4 of No 6 Sqn, which failed to return from a contact patrol and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

 9 Aug

2 Lt

WILLIS, PHILIP MM

He was killed in action whilst flying in DH9, E621 of No 107 Sqn, which failed to return from a day bombing raid and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

 9 Aug

2 Lt

WINTER, ROBERT RICHARD CHARLES

He was killed in action whilst flying Camel, F6152 of No 54 Sqn, which was last seen over Estrees and is buried in Heath Cemetery, Harbonnierres.

10 Aug

2 Lt

ALLEN, HERBERT 

He was killed in action whilst flying SE5A, E1286 of No 56 Sqn, which was last seen in combat over Chamlnes and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

10 Aug

Capt BOGER, WILLIAM OTWAY DFC

He was killed in action whilst flying SE5A, D429 of No 56 Sqn, which was last seen in combat near Marphelft (sic) and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

10 Aug

Flt Cdt

CUNNINGHAM, RONALD

He was killed whilst flying RE8, D6742 of No 35 Training Depot Station (Thetford), which spun into the ground from a turn and is buried in Luton General Cemetery.

10 Aug

Lt

DAWSON, STEPHEN ARTHUR

He was killed in action whilst flying Camel, D1783 of No 73 Sqn, which was last seen going down under control near Chuignolles (sic) and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

10 Aug

Flt Cdt

GARDNER, FRANK ALBERT

He was killed whilst flying RE8, D4765 of No 1 Training Depot Station, when the wings folded back in the air and is buried in Pulborough (St Mary) Churchyard.  AM1 R B McNeil USAS was also killed.

10 Aug

2 Lt

GOW, JOHN ECKFORD

He died from wounds sustained on 31 Jul 1918 whilst flying Camel, D3394 of No 204 Sqn, which was last seen in a fight over Roulers and is buried in Harlebeke New British Cemetery.

10 Aug

2 Lt

GRANT, CHARLES FREDERICK

He was killed in action whilst flying RE8, C5069 of No 5 Sqn, which failed to return from an artillery observation patrol and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

10 Aug

Lt

HAINES, ALFRED JOHN

He was killed whilst flying Camel, D9412 of No 45 Sqn, which was it by AA fire, falling behind Allied lines and is buried in Montecchio Precalcino Communal Cemetery Extension.

10 Aug

Pvt

HOLBREY, KEARTON

He was killed/died whilst serving with No 6 Stores Depot (Ascot) and is buried in Bradford (Undercliffe) Cemetery.

10 Aug

Sgt

IVINS, FREDERICK JOSEPH

He was killed whilst flying BE2e, C6915 of  No 59 Training Depot Station, when the wing extensions collapsed in an engine on dive and is buried in Saltley (St Saviour) Churchyard.

10 Aug

Capt

MacDONALD, RODERICK OSWALD CORDEROY MC

He was killed whilst flying Camel, E9970 of No 53 Training Depot Station, which was engaged in photographic work.  He is buried in Dover (St James's) Cemetery.

10 Aug

Lt

MacFARLANE, PETER

He was killed in action whilst flying SE5A, C8838 of No 32 Sqn, which was last seen over Peronne during an offensive patrol and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

10 Aug

Sgt Maj

MACKAY, GEORGE

He was killed/died whilst serving with the Aircraft Acceptance Park (Iraq) and is buried in Baghdad (North Gate) War Cemetery.

10 Aug

2 Lt (Pvt2?)

McGIBBON, JOHN

He was killed whilst flying DH6, C6841 of No 25 Training Depot Station, which dived inverted into the ground and is buried in Old Monkland Cemetery.

10 Aug

Lt

McINTOSH, VICTOR BROWN

He was killed in action whilst flying Camel, B7399 of No 3 Sqn, which was last seen in combat with 20 enemy aircraft and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

10 Aug

2 Lt

MITCHELL, JAMES KINNAIRD

He was killed in action whilst flying in DH4, D9278 of No 57 Sqn, which was lost in combat and is buried in Wavans British Cemetery.

10 Aug

Lt

MUNRO, JOHN WILLIAM

He was killed whilst flying Curtiss JN-4, C1366 of No 44 Wing (Borden Camp) and is buried in Puslinch (Crown) Cemetery.

10 Aug

Lt

PAXTON, GERALD ARTHUR

He was killed in action whilst flying FK8, C3597 of No 17 Sqn, when a 'hung-up' bomb exploded on landing and is buried in Sarigol Military Cemetery, Kriston.

10 Aug

2 Lt

PRAGNELL, SIDNEY RALPH

He was killed whilst flying Camel, C27 of No 4 Fighting School, which spun into the ground after stalling in a low level turn and is buried in Sherborne Cemetery.

10 Aug

2 Lt

REEMAN, ARTHUR CLIFFORD

He died from multiple fractures sustained whilst flying in DH4, N5993 of No 202 Sqn, which crashed and is buried in Dunkirk Town Cemetery.

10 Aug

Cpl

SEWARD, NORMAN WILLIAM

He was killed in action whilst flying in FK8, C3597 of No 17 Sqn, when a 'hung-up' bomb exploded on landing and is buried in Sarigol Military Cemetery, Kriston.

10 Aug

Lt

THOMPSON, ARTHUR REETHANI

He was killed in action whilst flying RE8, B5893 of No 6 Sqn and is buried in Villers-Bretonneux Military Cemetery.

10 Aug

2 Lt

WEBBER, WILLIAM HAROLD

He was killed in action whilst flying in RE8, C5069 of No 5 Sqn, which failed to return from an artillery observation patrol and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

11 Aug

Lt

BAILEY, ERIC HENRY PLATT

He was killed in action whilst flying DH9, C2199 of No 206 Sqn, which failed to return from a sortie, he is buried in Linselles Communal Cemetery.

11 Aug

2 Lt

BAKER, ARTHUR WILLIAM

He was killed whilst flying as the observer in RE8, C2265 of No 53 Sqn whilst on an artillery spotting flight, when it was hit by AA fire, he is buried in Meteren Military Cemetery.

11 Aug

2 Lt

BRANDON, EDGAR

He was killed in action whilst flying as an observer in an RE8 of No 9 Sqn, which was hit by machine gun fire from the ground and is buried  in Villers-Bretonneux Military Cemetery.

11 Aug

Lt

CATHLES, GEORGE KINLOCH

A member of No 24 Kite Balloon Section, he was attached to No 144 Sqn and was killed whilst flying in a DH9 of that unit, which spun into the ground after stalling in a turn he is buried in Port Said War Memorial Cemetery.

11 Aug

2 Lt

CRYAN, JOHN SCARISBRICK

He was killed in action whilst flying in DH9, C1207 of No 218 Sqn, which failed to return from a sortie and is buried in Zeebrugge Churchyard.

11 Aug

Lt

DOBELL, G L

He was killed whilst flying RE8, C2265 of No 53 Sqn whilst on an artillery spotting flight, when it was hit by AA fire, he is buried in Meteren Military Cemetery.

11 Aug

2 Lt

EDGELL, EDWARD HENRY

He was killed in action whilst flying DH9, D3079 of No 98 Sqn, which failed to return from a day bombing raid and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

11 Aug

Lt

FAWDRY, HARRY

He was killed in action whilst flying DH9, C1207 of No 218 Sqn, which failed to return from a sortie and is buried in Zeebrugge Churchyard.

11 Aug

Lt

FRASER, ALISTAIR HAY

He died from injuries (burns and shock) whilst flying SE5A, D8446 of No 41 Sqn, which crashed on take off for a offensive patrol  and is buried in  Wavans British Cemetery.

11 Aug

2 Lt

GEARY, BLIAN CHARLES

He was killed in action whilst flying DH9, D3079 of No 98 Sqn and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

11 Aug

Lt

GREGORY, MILES SELLS

He was killed in action whilst flying Dolphin, D7876 of No 19 Sqn, which was last seen in combat near Albert and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

11 Aug

2 Lt

HATHAWAY, IRA WILLIAM

He was killed whilst flying FE2b, D9130 of No 12 Training Depot Station, which stalled and crashed whilst attempting to regain the aerodrome following an engine failure and is buried in Figheldean (St Michael) Churchyard.

11 Aug

2AM

HODGES, EDWIN

He died whilst serving in the UK and is buried in Neath (Llantwit) Cemetery.

11 Aug

Capt

IRVING, GORDON BUDD DFC

He was killed in action whilst flying Dolphin, E4432 of No 19 Sqn, which is believed to have been shot down inflames during a combat near Albert and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

11 Aug

2 Lt

KNOWLE, HARRY

He died from wounds sustained whilst flying in a Bristol F2B of No 48 Sqn during a fighter recce sortie and is buried in Vignacourt British Cemetery.

11 Aug

Lt

LATTO, EDWARD CAMPBELL

He was killed whilst flying in RE8, A4178 of Artillery and Infantry Co-operation School, which spun into the ground and burst into flames, he is buried in Dunoon Cemetery.

11 Aug

Lt

MANLEY, FRANCIS CYRIL CHURCHILL

He was killed in an accident whilst serving with No 188 (Night Training) Sqn, when he was struck by an aircraft and is buried in Haltemprice (Hessle) Cemetery.

11 Aug

Lt

MILNE, R

He was killed in action whilst flying in DH9, C2199 of No 206 Sqn, which failed to return from a long reconnaissance and is buried in Linselles Communal Cemetery.

11 Aug

Lt

MORANGE, LEONARD

He was killed whilst flying Avro 504, E1719 of No 51 Training Depot Station, which collided with another aircraft and is buried in Shotwick (St Michael) Churchyard.

11 Aug

Flt Cdt

OUGHTIBRIDGE, ROBERT

He was killed whilst flying Avro 504, E1719 of No 51 Training Depot Station, which collided with another aircraft and is buried in Leeds (Lawns Wood) Cemetery.

11 Aug

Lt

PETTITT, MALCOLM SAUNDERS

He was killed whilst flying Avro 504K, E2932 of No 4 Training Depot Station, which spun into the ground after colliding with Pup, D4106.  He is buried in Orpington (All Saints) Churchyard.

11 Aug

2 Lt

ROBINSON, RALPH WALKER

He died from injuries sustained on 25 Jul 1918 whilst flying DH9, B7677 of No 218 Sqn, which was last seen over Nieuport, and is buried in Bergen-op-Zoom War Cemetery.

11 Aug

2 Lt

SHEARD, HENRY WIGGLESWORTH

He was killed in action (gun shot wounds to neck and chest) whilst flying FK8, D5076 of No 10 Sqn and is buried in Esquelbecq Military Cemetery.

11 Aug

Lt

WALD, ALEXANDER MC

He was killed whilst flying FE2b, C9793 of No 36 Sqn, which failed to recover from a spin and is buried in Newcastle-upon-Tyne (St Andrew's and Jesmond) Cemetery.

11 Aug

2 Lt

WEST, SIDNEY JOHN

He died from a leg wound sustained the previous day whilst flying in RE8, D4844 of No 9 Sqn and is buried in Daours Communal Cemetery Extension.

12 Aug

3AM

BRADBURY, HARRY

He died from typhoid whilst serving with No 16 Training Depot Station in Egypt and is buried in Alexandria (Hadra) War Memorial Cemetery.

12 Aug

2 Lt

CANGIAMILA, JOSEPH

He was killed whilst flying Camel, D6676 of No 32 Training Depot Station, which broke up in the air and is buried in Montrose (Sleepyhillock) Cemetery.

12 Aug

Lt

CORT, ARCHIBALD BERNARD

He was killed in action whilst flying in Bristol F2B, E2468 of No 62 Sqn, which was seen to go down in flame near Perrone and is buried in Hem Farm Military Cemetery, Hem-Monacu.

12 Aug

Lt

DOUGLAS, FREDERICK WILLIAM

He was killed in action whilst flying SE5A, C9134 of No 41 Sqn and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

12 Aug

3AM

EGAN, JOHN CHARLES

He died from wounds sustained whilst serving with No 35 Sqn, No 2 Wing and is buried in Fouilloy Communal Cemetery, Somme.

12 Aug

Lt

GORDON, JOHN AARON

He was killed in action whilst flying SE5A, E3949 of No 41 Sqn, which was last seen near Moricourt being chased by a number of enemy aircraft and is buried in Assevillers New British Cemetery.

12 Aug

Pvt 2

HILL, JOHN BADEN

He died whilst serving with No 2 Aircraft Acceptance Park and is buried in Fulham Palace Road Cemetery.

12 Aug

Lt

HILL, RICHARD ALEXANDER CAWTHORNE/GATHRONE?

He was killed in action whilst commanding 'A' Flight of No 204 Sqn flying Camel, D6624, which was last seen in combat and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

12 Aug

Capt

HIND, IVAN FRANK

He was killed in action whilst flying SE5A, E3984 of No 40 Sqn, which failed to return from an offensive patrol and is buried in Peronne Communal Cemetery Extension.

12 Aug

2 Lt

HOPTON, HERBERT WILLIAM

He died from wounds sustained on 10 Aug 1918 whilst flying in DH4, D8412 of No 205 Sqn and is buried in Pont-Remy British Cemetery.

12 Aug

Lt

KERR, ROY WESLEY

He was killed whilst flying Dolphin, D3773 of No 2 Fighting School, which failed to recover after turning on its back and falling to the ground, he is buried in Marske-in-Cleveland (St Germain) Churchyard.

12 Aug

2 Lt

LEED, DAVID

He was killed in action whilst flying Camel, D7471 of No 209 Sqn, which was last seen in combat near Peronne and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

12 Aug

2 Lt

MacALLISTER, GEORGE WESLEY

He was killed whilst flying Camel, C8329 of No 2 Training Depot Statio, which failed to recover from a spin and is buried in Edinburgh (Comely Bank) Cemetery.

12 Aug

Lt

MARTIN, THOMAS CRANSTON

He was killed in action whilst flying SE5A, D6895 of No 85 Sqn, which failed to return from a high altitude patrol and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

12 Aug

2 Lt

MITCHELL, JAMES NORMAN

He was killed in action whilst flying in Bristol F2B, E2468 of No 62 Sqn, which was seen to go down in flame near Perrone and is buried in Hem Farm Military Cemetery, Hem-Monacu.

12 Aug

Lt

MOORE, RAYMOND

He was killed in action whilst flying Camel, C8331 of No 46 Sqn, which was last seen diving on enemy aircraft and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

12 Aug

2 Lt

MORRISON, CYRIL OSIRIS

He was killed whilst flying a GAC Flying Boat of No 209 Training Depot Station, which dived into the sea with the engine on during a gliding approach and is buried in Haslar Royal Naval Cemetery.

12 Aug

Pvt

RAWLINGS, CLAUDE JOHN HOWARD

He was killed whilst flying RE8, B or D6713 of No 125 Sqn, which nose dived into the ground.  He was approaching the end of his pilot training and is buried in Bath Abbey Cemetery.

12 Aug

Lt

ROBINSON, ARNOLD DERHAM

He died from wounds sustained on 8 Aug 1918 whilst flying RE8, F5908 of No 5 Sqn, which failed to return from a sortie and is buried in Caix British Cemetery.

12 Aug

2 Lt

STEWART, EARLE RICHARD DFC

He was the observer to Lt C A Bridgeland in DH4, B3957 of No 55 Sqn on a raid against targets in Frankfurt. After leaving the target they were attacked by enemy fighters but managed to get back to base.  However, Stewart was found to be dead having been hit by machine gun fire.  He was buried in Charmes Military Cemetery, Essegney and his DFC was gazetted on 21 Sep 1918.

12 Aug

2 Lt

WALKER, KENNETH MacKENZIE

He was killed in action whilst flying Camel, D9657 of No 209 Sqn, which was last seen in combat near Peronne and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

12 Aug

Flt Cdt

WATSON, PERCY FREDERICK

He died from injuries sustained whilst flying in Bristol F2B, B1185 of No 36 Sqn, which failed to recover from a spin and is buried in Rugby (Clifton Road) Cemetery.

13 Aug

Lt

ANDERSON, JOHN REGINALD 

He was killed in action whilst flying SE5A, D6979 of No 60 Sqn and is buried in Rosieres Communal Cemetery Extension.

13 Aug

Lt

ANGUS, ROY WILLIAM FREDRICK 

He was killed whilst flying FE2b, B7843 of No 148 Sqn, which crashed during a test flight and is buried in Pernes British Cemetery.

13 Aug

Lt

BEAUFORT, FRANCIS HENRY

He was piloting DH9, D2881 of No 104 Sqn on a raid against railway workshops at Thionville and after successfully dropping their bombs, they returned towards the Allied lines.  They were attacked by fighters on the return journey, but it was an anti-aircraft exploding below them that caused their aircraft to fold up and fall onto another machine, killing all four airmen.  He is buried in Perreuse Chateau Franco British National Cemetery.

13 Aug

Maj

BOOKER, CHARLES DAWSON DSC

He died from wounds received in action whilst serving as commanding officer of No 201 Sqn, flying Camel, D9642 and is buried in Vignacourt British Cemetery.

13 Aug

2 Lt

BRYANT, HAROLD OSBORNE

He was the observer to Lt F H Beaumont flying DH9, D2881 of No 104 Sqn on a raid against railway workshops at Thionville and after successfully dropping their bombs, they returned towards the Allied lines.  They were attacked by fighters on the return journey, but it was an anti-aircraft exploding below them that caused their aircraft to fold up and fall onto another machine, killing all four airmen.  He is buried in Perreuse Chateau Franco British National Cemetery.

13 Aug

2 Lt

CLARKE, EDWIN CEDRIC

Pilot of DH9, D3088 of No 104 Sqn, he was hit by AA fire over the target and died of his wounds after crashing.  He is buried in Antilly Churchyard.

13 Aug

Flt Cdt

DONEY, CHESTER ARTHUR

He was killed whilst flying Caudron GIII, 6261 of No 212 Training Depot Station, which stalled at 60 ft on landing, dived into the ground and over-turned, he is buried in Vendome Town Cemetery.

13 Aug

Lt

DRABBLE, CHARLES FREDERICK

He was killed in action whilst flying DH4, A7907 of No 18 Sqn, which was last seen in combat near Albert during a day bombing raid and is buried in Flesquiers Hill British Cemetery.

13 Aug

Lt

DRISCOLL, DERMOT O'NEIL

He died from injuries (septic pneumonia from shock of burns) sustained on 26 Jul 1918 whilst flying in Bristol F2B, B1179 of No 2 Fighting School, which side-slipped into the ground and burst into flames following a stall during an overshoot and is buried in Richmond Cemetery, Surrey.

13 Aug

Lt

FATTORINI, THOMAS

He was killed in action whilst flying DH4, A7573 of No 205 Sqn, which failed to return from an offensive patrol and is buried in Bouchoir New British Cemetery.

13 Aug

Lt

HORTON, ROBERT EDMUND

He was an observer and died of injuries sustained whilst flying in Wight 'Converted' Seaplane, 9859 of No 243 Sqn during a patrol from Cherbourg Air Station following the break up of the leading edge of the tailplane.  He is buried in Tourlaville Communal Cemetery and Extension.

13 Aug

Lt

JOHNSON, C S

He was killed in action whilst flying DH9, D5590 of No 206 Sqn, which failed to return from a bombing raid and is buried in Bailleul Communal Cemetery Extension (Nord).

13 Aug

1AM

KING, GEORGE WALTER

A Rigger, he was killed whilst flying in FE2b, B7843 of No 148 Sqn, which crashed from 500 ft during a test flight and is buried in Pernes British Cemetery.

13 Aug

Lt

LANCE, WILLIAM GEORGE

He was killed in action whilst flying Dolphin, C3902 of No 19 Sqn, which collided with D3762 of the same unit near Allonville and is buried in Vignacourt British Cemetery.

13 Aug

Sgt

LEWIS, SIDNEY EDWARD

He was the Observer to Lt E P Critchley in DH4, F5700 of No 55 Sqn on a raid against Buhl aerodrome.  On the return journey, the formation was attacked by enemy fighters, with Sgt Lewis being killed and his pilot wounded.  He is buried in Charmes Military Cemetery, Essegney.

13 Aug

2 Lt

LEYDEN, HERRICK PETER GLADSTONE

He was the pilot of DH9, D7229 of No 104 Sqn on a raid against railway workshops at Thionville.  On the return journey AA fire hit the aircraft of 2 Lt F H Beaufort and his aircraft folded up and fell onto that of Leyden with both aircraft plummeting to the ground killing all four occupants.  He is buried in Perreuse Chateau Franco British National Cemetery.

13 Aug

Sgt

MANNING, FREDERICK GEORGE

He was killed in action whilst flying DH4, D8429 of No 205 Sqn and is buried in Vignacourt British Cemetery.

13 Aug

Lt

MOSSOP, CHARLES STANLEY

He was killed whilst flying Wight 'Converted' Seaplane, 9859 of No 243 Sqn during a patrol from Cherbourg Air Station following the break up of the leading edge of the tailplane and is buried in Tourlaville Communal Cemetery and Extension.

13 Aug

2 Lt

PARKES, SAMUEL JAMES

He was killed in action whilst flying in DH4, A7573 of No 205 Sqn, which failed to return from an offensive patrol and is buried in Bouchoir New British Cemetery.

13 Aug

Flt Cdt

PARR, DONALD ALBERT

He was killed whilst flying Avro 504, D4464 of No 2 Training Depot Station and is buried in Edinburgh (Comely Bank) Cemetery.

13 Aug

Lt

PIERCE, PERCY JOHN EMERSON

He was killed in action whilst flying Dolphin, D3762 of No 19 Sqn, which collided with C3902 of the same unit near Allonville and is buried in Vignacourt British Cemetery.

13 Aug

Pvt 1

PYE, ROBERT ARTHUR

He was killed in action whilst serving with No 10 Balloon Company and is buried in Duisans British Cemetery, Etrun.

13 Aug

2 Lt

RAWLEY, R W

He was killed in action whilst flying in DH4, A7907 of No 18 Sqn, which was last seen in combat near Albert during a day bombing raid and is buried in Flesquiers Hill British Cemetery.

13 Aug

2 Lt

REYNOLDS, FRANCIS WILLIAM POUNSETT

He died from injuries sustained the previous day whilst flying Bristol F2B, B1185 of No 36 Sqn, which failed to recover from a spin and is buried in Brompton Cemetery.

13 Aug

Clk 3

SANDERS, GEORGE

He was killed in a fire at the Main Stores in Newcastle whilst serving with No 2 Stores Depot and is buried in Wistaston (St Mary) Churchyard.

13 Aug

2 Lt

SANGSTER, ALBERT BURNETT

He was killed in action whilst flying in DH9, D5590 of No 206 Sqn, which failed to return from a bombing raid and is buried in Bailleul Communal Cemetery Extension (Nord).

13 Aug

Sgt

WINDRIDGE, ALAN LACEY

He was the observer to 2 Lt H P G Leyden in DH9, D7229 of No 104 Sqn on a raid against railway workshops at Thionville.  On the return journey AA fire hit the aircraft of 2 Lt F H Beaufort and his aircraft folded up and fell onto that of Leyden and Windridge with both aircraft plummeting to the ground killing all four occupants.  He is buried in Perreuse Chateau Franco British National Cemetery.

13 Aug

Lt

WYKES, CHARLES EDGAR

He was killed in a fire at the Main Stores in Newcastle whilst serving with No 2 Stores Depot and is buried in Hemel Hempstead (Heath Lane) Cemetery.

14 Aug

Lt

AGNEW, JOSEPH PAUL MC

He was killed whilst flying Camel, C170 of No 42 Training Sqn, which spun into the ground from 800 ft and is buried in Ashford Cemetery, Kent.

14 Aug

2 Lt

ANDREWS, J G

He was killed whilst flying DH9, D2861 of No 49 Sqn which was shot down in flames and broke up, he is buried in Ruyaulcourt Military Cemetery.

14 Aug

2AM

ATKINSON, HERBERT 

He died from injuries sustained in a fire at the Main Stores in Newcastle the previous day whilst serving with No 2 Stores Distributing Park and is buried in Bridlington Cemetery.

14 Aug

Cpl

BENCE, STEWART JAMES

He was killed in action whilst flying in DH9, B7614 of No 211 Sqn, which was shot down by an enemy aircraft and is buried in Hoostade Belgian Military Cemetery.

14 Aug

2 Lt

CALVERT, ERNEST

He died from a bullet wound to the head sustained the previous day whilst flying in a DH9 of No 206 Sqn and is buried in Longuenesse (St Omer) Souvenir Cemetery.

14 Aug

2 Lt

CAVE, EDMUND JASPER SHALCRASS

He was killed in action, showing another pilot over the lines, whilst flying in FK8, B4160 of  No 8 Sqn, which was shot down in flames and is buried in Heath Cemetery, Harbonnieres.

14 Aug

2 Lt

CHURCHILL, JOHN

He was killed whilst flying DH9, D2861 of No 49 Sqn, which was seen to break up as it went down in flames and is buried in Ruyaulcourt Military Cemetery.

14 Aug

2 Lt

CROUCH, JAMES EDWARD

He was killed in action whilst flying Camel, D6631 of No 46 Sqn, which was seen to go down in flames during combat and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

14 Aug

Lt

DAVID, CHARLES FREDERICK

He was killed in action whilst flying O/400, D4574 of No 97 Sqn and is buried in Charmes Military Cemetery, Essegney.

14 Aug

2 Lt

DICKSON, JOHN HETHERINGTON

He was killed whilst flying DH9, D1702 of No 27 Sqn, which collided with DH9, E634 of the same unit and is buried in Wanquetin Communal Cemetery Extension.

14 Aug

Sgt

DYKE, WILLIAM G

He was died from wounds whilst serving at the  Recruit Depot and is buried in Nuneaton (Attleborough) Cemetery.

14 Aug

2AM

EASTWELL, JOHN THOMAS

He died in the Station Hospital at Risalpur whilst serving with No 31 Sqn and is buried in Nowshera Military Cemetery as well as being commemorated on Delhi Memorial (India Gate).

14 Aug

2AM

FISHER, HENRY WALTER

He was died from wounds sustained whilst serving with No 36 Kite Balloon Section and is buried in Croix-Rouge Military Cemetery, Quaedypre.

14 Aug

Capt

GOULD, HERBERT RUSKA

He was killed whilst flying DH4, A7903 of No 18 Sqn, which failed to return from an offensive patrol and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

14 Aug

2 Lt

HALL, ASHLEY

He was killed in an accident whilst flying as the observer to Lt H W Savage in RE8, C2459 of 21 Sqn and is buried in Lapugnoy Military Cemetery.

14 Aug

Sgt

HAMMOND, JOHN HARVEY

He was killed in action whilst flying DH4, A7856 of No 18  Sqn and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.  Lt J Kearney USAS was also killed.

14 Aug

Lt

HEWAT, RICHARD ALEXANDER

He was killed in action whilst flying Dolphin, E4434 of No 87 Sqn, which failed to return from an offensive patrol and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

14 Aug

Lt

JINMAN, EWART WILLIAM FRED

He was killed whilst flying as the observer in DH4, A7903 of No 18 Sqn, which failed to return from an offensive patrol and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

14 Aug

Lt

JOHNSTONE, JOHN RITCHIE

He was killed whilst flying DH6, B3021 of No 244 Sqn over the Irish Sea, probably due to an engine failure and is commemorated on the Hollybrook Memorial, Southampton.

14 Aug

2 Lt

LEE, JOHN VARLEY

He was killed whilst flying as the observer in DH9, E634 of No 27 Sqn, which collided with DH9, D1702 of the same unit and is buried in Wanquetin Communal Cemetery Extension.

14 Aug

2 Lt

MEEK, JOHN FREELE

He was killed whilst flying Camel, B7263  of No 4 Fighting School, which spun into the ground whilst diving on a ground target and is buried in Freiston (St James) Churchyard.

14 Aug

2 Lt

MILLAR, ARTHUR FREDERICK

He was killed whilst flying DH9, E634 of No 27 Sqn, which collided with DH9, D1702 of the same unit and is buried in Wanquetin Communal Cemetery Extension.

14 Aug

Capt

MORRIS, JAMES F MC and Bar

He was killed in a flying accident in Cincinnati, whilst he was part of the British Aviation Mission touring the USA.  Shortly after take off in Camel, F1341, his engine was heard to be throttled back but he was unable to pull his aircraft out of its dive and he was killed instantly in the crash.  He is buried in Polmont Churchyard.

14 Aug

2 Lt

MURRAY, RONALD STEWART

He died from injuries sustained the previous day whilst flying DH9, D5621 of No 49 Training Depot Station, which spun into the ground after stalling in a turn at 500 ft following an engine failure and is buried in Catterick Cemetery.

14 Aug

Lt

O'SHEA, HARRY ARTHUR

He was killed in action whilst flying SE5A, C1888 of No 92 Sqn and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

14 Aug

Sgt

PERCIVAL, STEPHEN BERNARD

He was killed whilst flying as the observer in DH9, D1702 of No 27 Sqn, which collided with DH9, E634 of the same unit and is buried in Wanquetin Communal Cemetery Extension.

14 Aug

2AM

POOLE, JOHN JOSEPH EDWARD

He was accidentally drowned at Le Crotoy whilst serving with No 6 Sqn and is buried in Abbeville Communal Cemetery Extension.

14 Aug

2 Lt

RENTON, ERIC GEORGE

He was killed in action whilst flying in FK8, B4160 of No 8 Sqn and is buried in Heath Cemetery, Harbonnierres.

14 Aug

Lt

SAVAGE, HENRY WILLIAM

He was killed in an accident whilst flying RE8, C2459 of No 21 Sqn and is buried in Lapugnoy Military Cemetery.

14 Aug

Lt

SAVILLE, ALBERT EDWARD

He was serving with No 16 Balloon Base but was drowned when he was thrown overboard whilst serving aboard HMS Morning Star when he was caught by a balloon cable and is commemorated on the Hollybrook Memorial, Southampton.

14 Aug

Lt

SMITH, DAVID ESPLIN

He was possibly killed whilst flying Bristol Fighter, C987 of No 20 Sqn, which shot down by enemy fighters and is buried in Tyne Cot Cemetery.

14 Aug

Lt

STEDMAN, ARTHUR ROY

He was killed in action whilst flying Bristol F2B, C852 of No 88 Sqn, which was last seen diving towards the ground and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

14 Aug

Pvt 2

WHITBREAD, JOHN THOMAS BENJAMIN

He died from pneumonia whilst serving at the School of Technical Training and is buried in Northampton (Kingsthorpe) Cemetery.

15 Aug

Lt

BRADBURY, DUNCAN

He died from wounds sustained the previous day whilst flying in RE8, B6575 of No 6 Sqn and is buried in Daours Communal Cemetery Extension.

15 Aug

2 Lt

CRANE, MORTIMER PARKE

He was killed whilst flying SE5A, D3957 of the Central Flying School, which was hit by another aircraft as they broke up a formation and was originally buried in North Otterington Cemetery.  His body was exhumed in 1921, his coffin being carried on the White Star liner Haverford for internment in the family mausoleum in the Everglade section of West Laurel Hill Cemetery, Philadelphia.

15 Aug

Lt

DARLINGTON, CECIL DUTTON

He was killed in action whilst flying Camel, D9630 of No 204 Sqn, which was shot down near St Julien and is buried in St Julien Dressing Station Cemetery.

15 Aug

Sgt

GRAY, WILLIAM BLACKSTOCK

He died from wounds suffered in a gas attack whilst serving with No 25 Sqn and is buried in Huby-St Leu British Cemetery.

15 Aug

2 Lt

HAIGH, JOHN SCOT

He was killed in action whilst flying SE5A, C9068 of No 24 Sqn, which failed to return from a patrol and is buried in Vignacourt British Cemetery.

15 Aug

Capt

KELLER, RODERICK LEOPOLD MC

He was killed whilst flying Snipe, E7998 of No 41 Training Depot Station, which failed to recover from a spin and is buried in Shenley (St Botolph) Churchyard.

15 Aug

Lt

O'CONNOR-GLYNN, E P

He was killed whilst flying Camel, B2433  of No 66 Sqn, which crashed but the cause is unknown and is buried in Montecchio Precalcino Communal Cemetery Extension.

15 Aug

Pvt 2

POOLEY, JOHN EDWARD

He died from fractured spine, cause unknown, whilst serving with No 151 Sqn and is buried in Abbeville Communal Cemetery Extension.

15 Aug

2AM

SIMMONS, WILLIAM SYDNEY

He was killed whilst serving with No 16 Balloon Company  and is buried in Adelaide Cemetery, Villers-Bretonneux.

15 Aug

2 Lt

SMITH, GEORGE

He was killed whilst flying Camel, F5956 of No 80 Sqn, which collided with another aircraft and is buried in Vignacourt British Cemetery.

15 Aug

2 Lt

ULLYOTT, HERBERT NORMAN

He was killed whilst flying FK8, B4163 of No 8 Sqn and is buried in Killed, buried Vignacourt British Cemetery.

15 Aug

Lt

WILSON, HARRY BECKARD

He was killed whilst flying RE8, C2328 of No 36 Training Depot Station and is buried in Stratford-on-Avon Cemetery.

16 Aug

2 Lt

BELL, CALLUM CRAIG MUNRO

He was killed whilst flying SE5A, C1756 of No 30 Training Depot Station, which spun into the ground after a wing folded up and is buried in Halewood (St Nicholas) Churchyard.

16 Aug

2 Lt

BRACHER, HERBERT HECTOR

He was the observer to Lt J B McIntyre in DH4, A7781 of No 55 Sqn.  They had dropped their bombs on Darmstadt and were returning when they were attacked by enemy fighters and they were shot down before re-crossing the lines.  He is buried in Sarralbel Military Cemetery.

16 Aug

Sgt

BRIDGER, ERNEST EDMUND ALFRED

He was killed in action whilst flying DH4, E4626 of No 57 Sqn, which failed to return from a sortie and is buried in Huby-St. Leu British Cemetery.

16 Aug

2 Lt

BROWNHILL, ERNEST ALBERT

He was piloting DH4, D9273 of No 55 Sqn.  They had dropped their bombs on Darmstadt and were returning when they were attacked by enemy fighters and they were shot down before re-crossing the lines.  He is buried in Niederezwehren Cemetery.

16 Aug

1AM

CHEYNE, JAMES

He died in hospital from a carbuncle in his neck  whilst serving with No 117 Sqn and is buried in Liverpool (Toxteth Park) Cemetery.

16 Aug

2 Lt

FOX, JOHN ROBERT

He was the observer to 2 Lt J Campbell in DH4, A7813 of No 55 Sqn on a raid against Mannheim. After leaving the target area they were attacked by enemy fighters and forced to land in enemy territory, both being captured, although Fox had been wounded and he died later that day of his wounds.  He is buried in Ingwiller Communal Cemetery.

16 Aug

Pvt 1

HICKS, AUSTIN WILLIAM

He was killed in a hanger fire whilst serving at Howden Airship Station and is buried in Merthyr Tydfil (Cefn) Cemetery.

16 Aug

2AM

HUSTWAIT, ERIC PARSONS

He was killed in action whilst attached to GHQ, BEF as a motor cyclist and is buried in Etaples Military Cemetery.

16 Aug

Lt

JACKSON, CYRIL ROBERT HOWARD

He was killed in action whilst flying Bristol F2B, D8069 of No 139 Sqn, which was last seen going down in flames and is buried in Romagnano Communal Cemetery.

16 Aug

2 Lt

KEEPIN, WILLIAM FRANK

He was killed in action whilst flying in Bristol F2B, D8069 of No 139 Sqn, which was last seen going down in flames and is buried in Romagnano Communal Cemetery.

16 Aug

Lt

MacDONALD, KENNETH

He was killed in action whilst flying RE8, C2407 of No 21 Sqn, which failed to return from an artillery observation sortie and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

16 Aug

2 Lt

MADGE, WILLIAM THOMAS

He was the observer to 2 Lt E A Brownhill in DH4, D9273 of No 55 Sqn on a raid against railway targets at Darmstadt.  They were attacked after leaving the target and shot own.  He is buried in Niederzwehren Cemetery.

16 Aug

2 Lt

MAKER, WILLIAM FERNLEY

He was killed whilst flying DH9, C2163 of No 1 School of Navigation and Bomb Dropping, which dived into the ground after stalling in a spin and is buried in Callington Cemetery.

16 Aug

Lt

McINTYRE, JAMES BENNETT

He was flying DH4, A7781 of No 55 Sqn.  They had dropped their bombs on Darmstadt and were returning when they were attacked by enemy fighters and they were shot down before re-crossing the lines.  He is buried in Sarralbel Military Cemetery.

16 Aug

2 Lt

McLEAN, CHESLEY

He was killed whilst flying Camel, B7240 of No 4 Fighting School, when the wings folded up during a formation dive over the North Sea and is commemorated on the Hollybrook Memorial, Southampton.

16 Aug

Clk 2

MORTON, JAMES

He died from injuries sustained in a fire whilst serving with No 2 (Northern) Stores Distribution Park and is buried in Glasgow Western Necropolis.

16 Aug

Lt

PAYTON, JOHN LESLIE

He was killed in action whilst flying SE5A, C6496 No 84 Sqn, which was last spinning down after having two wings shot away and is commemorated on the Arras Flying. Services Memorial.

16 Aug

2 Lt

SHUTTLEWORTH, RICHARD WELBURY

He was killed whilst flying RE8, 7695 of No 1 Training Depot Station and is buried in Thornton-in-Craven (St Mary) Churchyard.

16 Aug

2 Lt

SOMERVILLE, P T

He was killed whilst flying FE2b, D9928 of No 101 Sqn, which crashed in a forced landing during a bombing raid and is buried in Puchvillers British Cemetery.

16 Aug

Pvt 2

WOOLWAY, RICHARD

He died from an accidental gun shot wound to the abdomen whilst serving with No 217 Sqn and is buried in Dunkirk Town Cemetery.

17 Aug

2 Lt

ALEXANDER, THOMAS MALCOLMSON 

He was killed whilst flying SE5A, E4014 of No 41 Sqn, which was shot down by enemy fighters and is buried in Zantvoorde British Cemetery.

17 Aug

2AM

BONSALL, JOHN

He was died from appendicitis and peritonitis whilst serving with No 48 Sqn and is buried in Ste. Marie Cemetery, Le Havre.

17 Aug

Lt

CUNNINGHAM, HAROLD SHERRATT

He was died from wounds sustained whilst serving on the Western Front and is buried in Ste. Marie Cemetery, Le Havre.

17 Aug

1AM

HILL, ALFRED

He was captured whilst serving with No 52 Sqn and died in captivity from general debility, he is buried in Glageon Communal Cemetery.

17 Aug

Boy

LUCAS, DONALD LESLIE

He died from endocarditis whilst serving with the Boys' Training Wing (Cranwell) and is buried in Ifield (St Margaret) Churchyard, Crawley.

17 Aug

2 Lt

ROBINSON, FREDERICK COLYER

He was killed whilst flying Camel, F4179 of No 43 Training Sqn, which spun into the ground from a turn at low level and is buried in Andover Cemetery.

17 Aug

Capt

ROYLE, LEOPOLD VICTOR ARNOLD MC

He was killed in a SE5A whilst serving as a flight commander with No 111 Sqn and is buried in Ramleh War Cemetery.

17 Aug

2 Lt

SCOTT, GEORGE BERTRAM

He was killed whilst flying Camel, C1660 of No 28 Training Depot Station, which spun into the ground whilst attempting a forced landing and is buried in Oxford (Botley) Cemetery.

17 Aug

Cdt

VALLENTINE, JACK

He died from pneumonia whilst serving at the Base Depot, Egypt and is buried in Alexandria (Chatby) Jewish Cemetery No.3.

17 Aug

Flt Cdt

WILLIAMS, HENRY WARBURTON W

He was killed whilst flying DH9, B9341 of No 2 Fighting School, which spun into ground and burst into flames, he is buried in Great Crosby (St Luke) Churchyard.

17 Aug

Lt

WOOD, CHARLES L.

He died from wounds sustained on 10 Aug 1918 whilst flying Camel, F5934 of No 201 Sqn, which was shot down in combat with 10 enemy aircraft and is buried in Tournai Communal Cemetery Allied Extension.

18 Aug

2 Lt

BEIRNE, WILLIAM

He was serving with No 89 Sqn and died from natural causes, he is buried in St Albans Cemetery.

18 Aug

Flt Cdt

BROADHEAD, FRANK

He was killed whilst flying Camel, C9330 of No 42 Training Sqn, which failed to recover from a spin at too low an altitude and is buried in Great Coates (St Nicholas) Churchyard.

18 Aug

3AM

BROWN, WILLIAM HENRY

He died from pneumonia whilst serving with No 250 Sqn and is buried in Benhilton (All Saints) Churchyard.

18 Aug

1AM

FORD, H J

He died from sickness whilst serving with in the UK and is buried in Torquay Cemetery and Extension.

18 Aug

Lt

HUNT, DAVID REGINALD

He was killed whilst flying Dolphin, E4491 of No 1 Aeroplane Depot and is buried in Les Baraques Military Cemetery, Sangatte.

18 Aug

Flt Cdt

JENNINGS, ERIC KINGSLEY YOUNG

He died from injuries sustained on 14 Aug 1918 whilst flying DH6, C7867 of No 48 Training Depot Station, whilst crashed after stalling in a turn and is buried in Lincoln (Newport) Cemetery.

18 Aug

2AM

PALEY, ROLAND

He was killed/died whilst serving with No 250 Sqn and is buried in Leeds (Harehills) Cemetery.

18 Aug

Pvt

PRATT, WILLIAM JAMES

He was killed/died whilst serving with No 250 Sqn at Padstow and is buried in Streatham Park Cemetery.

18 Aug

Sgt

ROBINSON, THOMAS SPROWELL

He died from injuries sustained the previous day whilst flying DH9, B9341 of No 2 Fighting School, which spun into ground and burst into flames, he is buried in Poulton-le-Fylde Cemetery.

18 Aug

Sgt

WILLIAMS, WILLIAM JAMES LESLIE

He died from injuries sustained on 2 Aug 1918 whilst flying Avro 504J, C4320 of No 46 Training Depot Station, which crashed after stalling in a climbing turn and is buried in Smethwick Old Churchyard.

19 Aug

Lt

BRAVERY, FREDERICK JAMES

He was killed whilst flying as 2nd pilot in Handley Page O/400, D4593 of No 14 AAP, which crashed in a forced landing after fabric was stripped away from the wing and is buried in Worthing (Broadwater) Cemetery.

19 Aug

3AM

BRYANT, JAMES WILLIAM

He died whilst serving at RAF Pulham (Airship Station) and is buried in Dormans Land Baptist Chapelyard.

19 Aug

2 Lt

BUCKLAND, CECIL JOHN

He was killed whilst flying Bristol, F2B, C4675 of No 44 Training Depot Station, which spun into the ground on take off and is buried in Holt Old Cemetery.

19 Aug

Lt

CAMPBELL, NORMAN CECIL SANDERSON

He was killed whilst flying DH6, B2787 of No 58 Training Depot Station, which collided with Avro 504K, E2929 of No 44 TDS near Cranwell and is buried in Cranwell (St Andrew) Churchyard.

19 Aug

2 Lt

CAVANAGH, JOHN CHARLES

He was killed in action whilst flying DH9, D5667 of No 218 Sqn and is buried in Les Baraques Military Cemetery, Sangatte.

19 Aug

2 Lt

DAVIES, J H

He was killed in action whilst flying in DH9, D504 of No 98 Sqn, which was seen to go down in flames near Roisel and is buried in Pargny British Cemetery.

19 Aug

Lt

DAVIS, RONALD HERBERT

He was killed in action whilst flying Bristol F2B, D8037 of No 48 Sqn, which collided with another aircraft at 10,000 ft over Peronne and is buried in Fouquescourt British Cemetery.

19 Aug

2 Lt

FITTON, WILLIAM

He was killed in action whilst flying RE8, C2426 of No 6 Sqn, which failed to return from a recce sortie and is buried in Wavans British Cemetery.

19 Aug

Lt

GLASSE, EDWARD SOUTHEY

He was killed in action whilst flying Bristol F2B, C926 of No 48 Sqn, which collided with another aircraft of the same unit at 10,000 ft near Peronne and is buried in Hillside Cemetery, Le Quesnel.

19 Aug

2AM

GREENLAND, GEORGE

He was killed whilst flying in flying Handley Page O/400, D4593 of No 14 AAP, which crashed in a forced landing after fabric was stripped away from the wing during a test flight and is buried in City of London and Tower Hamlets Cemetery.

19 Aug

Lt

HAZEN, THOMAS DOUGLAS

He was killed in action whilst flying SE5A, E1348 of No 56 Sqn, which was last seen in a flat spin during a combat near Bapaume and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

19 Aug

Capt

HORSLEY, OSWALD MC and Bar

He was killed along with his observer, in RE8, A4205 of the RAE, which crashed due to mechanical or structural failure during a test flight and is buried in Steep (All Saints) Churchyard.

19 Aug

Lt

LEE, WILLIAM

He was killed whilst flying Avro 504J, B3223 of No 58 Training Sqn, which stalled during slow spiral descent and is buried in Suez War Memorial Cemetery.

19 Aug

2 Lt

LOCKE, EDWARD GEORGE

He was killed in action whilst in flying Bristol F2B, C926 of No 48 Sqn, which collided with another aircraft of the same unit at 10,000 ft near Peronne and is buried in Hillside Cemetery, Le Quesnel.

19 Aug

Lt

MacBETH, ROBERT EDWARD ANDREW

He was killed whilst test flying Handley Page O/400, D4593 of No 14 AAP, which crashed in a forced landing after fabric was stripped away from the wing and is buried in Maxstoke (St Michael) Churchyard.

19 Aug

1AM

MAY, JAMES BENJAMIN

He was killed whilst flying in flying Handley Page O/400, D4593 of No 14 AAP, which crashed in a forced landing after fabric was stripped away from the wing during a test flight and is buried in Nottingham (New Basford) Cemetery.

19 Aug

1AM

MELDRUM, ARCHIBALD MCLAUGHLAN

He was killed/died whilst serving with No 1 Stores Depot and is buried in Edinburgh Eastern Cemetery.

19 Aug

3AM

MORTON, JOHN

He was killed/died whilst serving at the Recruit Depot and is buried in Altrincham Bowdon and Hale (Altrincham) Cemetery.

19 Aug

Act 3AM

OFFORD, CHARLES WILLIAM

He was killed whilst flying in flying Handley Page O/400, D4593 of No 14 AAP, which crashed in a forced landing after fabric was stripped away from the wing during a test flight and is buried in Acton Cemetery.

19 Aug

2AM

OSTLER, ALBERT HENRY

He died from injuries sustained on 10 Aug 1918 whilst serving with No 76 Sqn in a fire when residual vapour in a petrol tank exploded at Helperby and is buried in or was cremated at Islington Cemetery and Crematorium.

19 Aug

Capt

PHILLIPS, THOMAS

He died from injuries sustained on 13 Aug 1918 whilst flying in DH6, B3059 of No 36 Training Depot Station during a mid-air collision and is buried in Lancaster Cemetery.

19 Aug

Capt

RENWICK, HUGH ARCHIBALD

He was killed whilst flying as the observer in RE8, A4205 of the RAE, which crashed due to mechanical or structural failure during a test flight and is buried in Farnborough (Victoria Road) Cemetery.

19 Aug

Lt

ROBERTS, C H

He was killed in action whilst flying DH9, D504 of No 98 Sqn, which was seen to go down in flames near Roisel and is buried in Pargny British Cemetery.

19 Aug

2 Lt

ROWE, MARCUS EARLD

He was killed whilst flying DH9, D491 of No 6 Training Depot Station, which entered an unintentional spin from 50 ft and failed to recover, bursting into flames on impact and is buried in Yatesbury (All Saints) Churchyard.

19 Aug

Cdt

SCOTT, SNOWDEN APPLETON

He was killed whilst flying Avro 504K, E2929 of No 44 Training Depot Station, which collided with DH6, B2787 of No 58 TDS near Cranwell and is buried in Seaham Cemetery.

19 Aug

2 Lt

SHERLOCK, CLARENCE EDWARD

He was killed whist flying Avro 504K, E2929 of No 44 Training Depot Station, which collided with DH6, B2787 of No 58 TDS near Cranwell and  is buried in Cliveden War Cemetery.

19 Aug

AC2

SIMMONDS, H A

He was killed whilst flying in flying Handley Page O/400, D4593 of No 14 AAP, which crashed in a forced landing after fabric was stripped away from the wing during a test flight and is buried in Maxstoke (St Michael) Churchyard.

19 Aug

Capt

SUTHERLAND, JAMES LAWRENCE CATHCART

He was the observer to 2 Lt E C Clarke in DH9, D3088 of No 104 Sqn on a raid against Thionville on 13 Aug 1918, they were hit by AA fire over the target and he was captured.  He later died of wounds sustained and is buried in Chambieres French National Cemetery, Metz .

19 Aug

Lt

WASE, JOHN EDGELOW

He was killed in an accident whilst flying DH9, D5667 of No 218 Sqn and is buried in Les Baraques Military Cemetery, Sangatte.

19 Aug

Cdt

WILTSHIRE, CHARLES EDWARD

He was killed whilst flying DH6, B2787 of No 58 Training Depot Station, which collided with Avro 504K, E2929 of No 44 TDS near Cranwell and is buried in Carlton Cemetery.

19 Aug

2 Lt

WOODEND, CHARLES WILLIAM

He was killed in action whilst flying in Bristol F2B, D8037 of No 48 Sqn, which collided with another aircraft at 10,000 ft over Peronne and is buried in Fouquescourt British Cemetery.

20 Aug

Clk 1

EASTWOOD , JAMES ALEC

He accidentally drowned whilst serving with No 3 Stores Depot and is buried in Leeds (Lawns Wood) Cemetery.

20 Aug

Lt

FOTHERGILL, WILFRID THOMPSON

He was killed in action whilst flying RE8, C2596 of No 5 Sqn, which is believed to have been hit by a shell and is buried in Villers-Bretonneux Military Cemetery.

20 Aug

Lt

HEATH, GRAHAME AFC

He was killed whilst flying Camel, E4414 of the Fleet Practice Station at Turnhouse, which crashed on landing due to an engine failure and is buried in Birmingham (Brandwood End) Cemetery.

20 Aug

Lt

KIRWAN, LAIRD

He was killed whilst flying in RE8, B6611 of No 30 Sqn, which dived into the ground after stalling in a turn and is buried in Baghdad (North Gate) War Cemetery.

20 Aug

2 Lt

PACKER, JOSEPH

He was killed whilst flying Bristol F2B, C759 of No 44 Training Depot Station, which collided with B826 of the same unit during an air fighting practice flight and is buried in Swindon (Christ Church) Burial Ground.

20 Aug

Capt

PAGE, LANCE St ALLARD MARCH

He was killed whilst flying RE8, B6611 of No 30 Sqn, which dived into the ground after stalling in a turn and is buried in Baghdad (North Gate) War Cemetery.

20 Aug

Lt

PARLEE, GEORGE WILLIAM HUGH

He was killed in action whilst flying in RE8, C2596 of No 5 Sqn, which is believed to have been hit by a shell and is buried in Villers-Bretonneux Military Cemetery.

20 Aug

Lt

SMITH, DONALD MCQUISTAN

He died from injuries sustained on 17 Aug 1918 whilst flying Camel, E1517 of the Central Despatch Pool.  He had made a forced landing and was crawling under the machine to retrieve a Holt Flair when he was struck by the propeller.  A fuel leak then resulted in the aircraft igniting, which destroyed the machine, he is buried in Lincoln (Newport) Cemetery.

20 Aug

Lt

WESTMORELAND, EDWIN HERBERT

He was killed whilst flying  Bristol F2B, B826 of No 44 Training Depot Station, which collided with C759 of the same unit during an air fighting practice flight  and is buried in Oxford (Wolvercote) Cemetery.

20 Aug

2AM

WINROW, ALBERT

He died from injuries sustained the previous day whilst flying in Handley Page O/400, D4593 of No 14 AAP, which crashed in a forced landing after fabric was stripped away from the wing during a test flight and is buried in Manchester Southern Cemetery.

20 Aug

Lt

WOLSTENHOLME, JAMES BENJAMIN WALLACE

He was killed whilst flying Avro 504, B8691 of No 47 Training Depot Station, which dived into the ground from a flat turn at Doncaster and is buried in Willesden New Cemetery.

21 Aug

Pvt 2

BENNETT, WILLIAM ROBERT

He died whilst serving as a Labourer in the stores at No 30 Training Depot Station and is buried in St Albans Cemetery.

21 Aug

Lt

BIRD, FREDERIC VALENTINE

He was killed whilst flying RE8, E232 of No 12 Sqn, which was hit by machine gun fire during a corps reconnaissance and is buried in Bienvillers Military Cemetery.

21 Aug

Lt

BROWNRIGG, THOMAS

He drowned whilst flying RE8, C2642 of No 37 Training Depot Station after it crashed into the sea and is buried in Southampton Old Cemetery.

21 Aug

2 Lt

BULLOCK, REGINALD HENRY

He was killed whilst flying Felixstowe F2A, N4546 of RAF Felixstowe, which crashed in a bank following an engine failure and is buried in Harwich Cemetery.

21 Aug

2 Lt

CURTIS, HERBERT CECIL

He was killed whilst flying DH4, F6112 of No 107 Sqn, which was shot down by enemy fighters and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

21 Aug

2 Lt

DAVIES, FREDERICK GEORGE

He was killed whilst flying as an observer in DH4, F6112 of No 107 Sqn, which was shot down by enemy fighters and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

21 Aug

2 Lt

HOJEL, JONATHAN GEORGE

He was killed in a flying accident whilst flying Camel, D9619 of No 210 Sqn and is buried in Dunkirk Town Cemetery.

21 Aug

Lt

HUMMERSTONE, LAWRENCE GEORGE

He was killed in action whilst flying as an observer in a RE8 of No 12 Sqn by machine gun fire and is buried in Bac-du-Sud British Cemetery, Bailleulval.

21 Aug

2AM

JEFFREY, FRANCIS JOHN

He died from wounds sustained whilst serving with No 99 Sqn and is buried in St Sever Cemetery Extension, Rouen.

21 Aug

Lt

KEEN, STEPHEN WHITWORTH

He died in No 3 (Canadian) Casualty Clearing Station from wounds (fractured skull) sustained whilst flying SE5A, C1131 of No 60 Sqn and is buried in St Hilaire Cemetery Extension, Frevent.

21 Aug

Lt

MANZETTI, CHARLES ALBERT

He was killed whilst flying Camel, B6446 of No 50 Training Depot Station, which spun into the ground and is buried in Eastbourne (Ocklynge) Cemetery.

21 Aug

Lt

McINTYRE, LORNE HOWSON

e was killed in action whilst flying Camel, F1960 of No 3 Sqn, which was last seen over Bapaume during an offensive patrol and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

21 Aug

2AM

OATES, HARVEY COOPER

He was killed whilst serving with No 21 Training Depot Station when he was struck by the propeller of  Avro 504, D6319 and is buried in Bamford (St John the Baptist) Churchyard.

21 Aug

2AM

RICHARDS, WILLIAM

He was killed/died whilst serving with No 58 Kite Balloon Sect and is buried in Nunhead (All Saints) Cemetery.

21 Aug

Lt

STUBLEY, LESLIE MILLER

He was killed whilst flying in RE8, E232 of No 12 Sqn, which was lost in combat and is buried in Bienvillers Military Cemetery.

22 Aug

Lt

CARTWRIGHT, EDWARD

He was pilot of DH9, D5729 of No 104 Sqn on a raid against the BASF works in Mannheim.  They were attacked by fighters after leaving the target and seen to spin down out of control, both men being killed.  He is buried in Roppenheim Communal Cemetery.

22 Aug

2 Lt

CASE, SIDNEY FOLEY

He was killed whilst flying Camel, F4180 of No 29 Training Depot Station and is buried in Dudley Borough Cemetery.

22 Aug

2 Lt

CUNNINGHAM, JAMES BRIGHTWELL

He was killed in action whilst flying DH4, F6169 of No 205 Sqn, which dived into ground after stalling in a turn as it attempted to land on its return from a bombing raid and is buried in Wavans British Cemetery.

22 Aug

2 Lt

FLETCHER, EDWARD CORSTON

He was killed in action whilst flying O/400, C3492 of No 214 Sqn, which came down in the North Sea and is buried in Flushing (Vlissingen) Northern Cemetery.

22 Aug

2 Lt

FOX, WALTER ROBERT SEYMOUR

He died from wounds sustained whilst flying a RE8 of No 15 Sqn and is buried in Bagneux British Cemetery, Gezaincourt.

22 Aug

Cdt

FRIZZELL, NORMAN STUART

He was killed whilst flying in Curtis JN-4, C239 in Canada, which crashed at Bromsville, Ontario and is buried in Toronto (Mount Pleasant) Cemetary.

22 Aug

Lt

LAVINGTON, LAURENCE JAMES

He was killed whilst flying as an observer in RE8, D4912 of No 12 Sqn, which was shot down by enemy fighters and is buried in Bienvillers Military Cemetery.

22 Aug

2 Lt

MOORHOUSE, WILLIAM

He was observer to Lt P C Saxby in DH9, C6202 of No 104 Sqn during a raid on the BASF works in Manheim.  On re-crossing the lines the aircraft came under attack from AA fire and on landing, it was discovered that Moorhouse had been hit and killed, he is buried at Charmes Military Cementery, Essegney.

22 Aug

2 Lt

MOORHOUSE, WILLIAM

He was observer to Lt P C Saxby in a DH9 of No 104  Sqn on a raid against the BASF works in Mannheim.  He was killed by shell fragments although his pilot was able to get back to base.  He is buried in Charmes Military Cemetery, Essegney.

22 Aug

Lt

MULLEN, ARNOLD GEORGE LEIGHTON

He was observer to Lt E Cartwright in a DH9, D5279 of No 104  Sqn on a raid against the BASF works in Mannheim.  They were attacked by fighters after leaving the target and seen to spin down out of control, both men being killed.  He is buried in Charmes Military Cemetery, Essegney.

22 Aug

Lt

NOEL, TOM CECIL MC and Bar

He was killed whilst flying as the observer in Bristol F2B, D7993 of No 20 Sqn, which was shot down by an enemy fighter over Westroosebeke.  He is buried in Perth (China Wall) Cemetery in Zillebeke.

22 Aug

2 Lt

PICKARD, CECIL GERALD VERITY

He was the observer to 2 Lt R Searle in DH9, D1048 of No 104 Sqn on a raid against the BASF works at Mannheim.  They were attacked before reaching the target, but nevertheless dropped their bombs but were soon overwhelmed by the enemy fighters and seen to spin down out of control. However, Searle must have recovered as he was captured but Pickard had been killed.  He is buried in Niederzwehren Cemetery.

22 Aug

Capt

PITHER, C E

He was killed whilst flying RE8, D4912 of No 12 Sqn, which was shot down by enemy fighters and is buried in Bienvillers Military Cemetery.

22 Aug

Mem

SCAMMELL, LILY

A member of the WRAF, she was killed/died whilst serving with No 17 Wing and is buried in Branksome Park (All Saints) Churchyard, Poole.

22 Aug

2 Lt

SCRIBBINS, WILLIAM HOWARD

He was killed whilst flying RE8, D4980 of No 1 Training Depot Station, which broke up in a spin and is buried in Crowthorne (St John the Baptist) Churchyard.

22 Aug

2 Lt

TUPMAN, ARTHUR LYON

He was killed in action whilst flying Camel, F1969 of No 80 Sqn, which failed to return from a sortie and is buried in Bronfay Farm Military Cemetery, Bray-sur-Somme.

22 Aug

1AM

TURNER, SAMUEL

He drowned whilst serving at the Mudros Repair Base and is commemorated on the Doiran Memorial.

23 Aug

Lt

BLUNDELL, ALFRED GRESHAM

He was killed whilst flying DH6, F3400 of No 252 Sqn, which folded up in the air and is buried in Blackpool Cemetery.

23 Aug

Capt

CHILD, JAMES MARTIN

He was killed whilst serving at No 1 Fighting School in a motor accident and is buried in Chingford Mount Cemetery.  However another sources states he was killed whilst attempting to rescue others from an aircraft crash.

23 Aug

2 Lt

CLARKE, GERALD WILFRED FRANCIS

He was killed in an accident when he was struck by the propeller of Avro 504, F2209 whilst training with No 42 (Training) Sqn, having received his 'Wings' two weeks earlier.  He is buried in  Brompton Cemetery.

23 Aug

2 Lt

CORKERY, JOSEPH PHILIP

He was killed whilst flying a DH9 of No  6 (Adriatic) Group, which failed to return from a sortie and is commemorated on the Doiran Memorial.

23 Aug

Lt

DRINKWATER, EDWARD OSCAR

He was killed whilst flying FK8, F4364 of No 2 Sqn, which was shot down by AA fire and is buried in Brown's Road Military Cemetery, Festubert.

23 Aug

2 Lt

DUTHIE, DAVID OGILVIE

He was killed whilst flying in FK8, F4364 of No 2 Sqn, which was shot down by AA fire and is buried in Brown's Road Military Cemetery, Festubert.

23 Aug

2AM

FOX, ALBERT HENRY

He died whilst serving at the School of Technical Training and is buried in Fairford (St Mary) Churchyard.

23 Aug

Cdt

HACKER, JAMES M.

He was killed when he fell out of the Curtis JN-4 in which he was flying during training in Canada and is buried in Summerside Peoples' Cemetery.

23 Aug

Capt

HALES, JOHN PLAYFORD

He was killed in action whilst flying Camel, D9671 of No 203 Sqn, which was shot down by AA fire near Bray and is buried in Meaulte Military Cemetery.

23 Aug

Lt

HAMPTON, FRANK ALBERT FREDERICK

He was killed whilst flying RE8, C2428 of No 5 Training Depot Station, which dived into the ground vertically from a flat turn at 200-300 ft and is buried in Meaulte Military Cemetery.

23 Aug

2 Lt

HAYWARD, FRANK RUPERT

He was killed whilst flying RE8, A4510 of No 36 Training Depot Station, which side-slipped into the ground from a turn during a landing and is buried in Manchester Southern Cemetery.

23 Aug

Flt Cdt

HEPBURN, ANDREW ANDERSON

He was killed whilst flying in DH9, C1334 of No 1 Fighting School (Turnberry), which was involved in a mid-air collision and is buried in Dunfermline Abbey Churchyard.

23 Aug

2 Lt

HOBBS, THOMAS GODWIN

He died from gun shot wounds in the abdomen received in action whilst flying in a RE8 of No 59 Sqn and is buried in Bagneux British Cemetery, Gezaincourt.

23 Aug

Lt

McCALLUM, JOHN ROSS ROBERT GORDON

He was killed in action whilst flying FK8, D5175 of No 8 Sqn, which failed to return from a recce sortie and is buried in Douchy-les-Ayette British Cemetery.

23 Aug

2 Lt

McFARLAN, ARCHIBALD

He was killed whilst flying DH9, C1334 of No 1 Fighting School, which was involved in a mid-air collision and is buried in Girvan (Doune) Cemetery.

23 Aug

2 Lt

MELVIN, WILL SIMPSON

He was killed whilst flying in FK8, D5177 of No 2 Sqn, which was brought down by AA fire and is buried in Marzingarbe Communal Cemetery Extension.

23 Aug

2 Lt

NEILSON, ALLAN ALFRED

He was killed in action whilst flying in RE8, C2269 of No 12 Sqn and is buried in Bac-du-Sud British Cemetery, Bailleulval.

23 Aug

Lt

PALMER, ARTHUR BAILEY BENTICK

He died as a result of injuries sustained the previous day whilst flying in RE8, A or C4598 of  No 35 Training Depot Station, which crashed after colliding with the top wing of another aircraft on take off and is buried in He is buried in Hanwell Cemetery.

23 Aug

2 Lt

PEPPER, EDWARD HERBERT

He was killed in action whilst flying FK8, D5177 of No 2 Sqn, which was brought down by AA fire and is buried in Marzingarbe Communal Cemetery Extension.

23 Aug

3AM

PETTIT, JOHN CHARLES

He was killed whilst flying in a DH9 of No  6 (Adriatic) Group during a raid to Cattero and is commemorated on the Doiran Memorial.

23 Aug

2 Lt

REES, FRANCIS EDWARD

He was killed in action whilst flying in O/400, C9659 of No 215 Sqn, which failed to return from a night raid and is buried in Sarralbe Military Cemetery.

23 Aug

2 Lt

SCOTT, HERBERT

He was killed in action whilst flying in FK8, D5175 of No 8 Sqn, which failed to return from a recce sortie and is buried in Douchy-les-Ayette British Cemetery.

23 Aug

Cdt

SQUIRE, LEONARD PERCY

He was killed whilst flying Avro 504, F2209 of No 34 Training Depot Station, which lost its tail following during recover from a loop and is buried in Lincoln (Newport) Cemetery.

23 Aug

2 Lt

STOTT, J

He was killed in action whilst flying in O/400, C9659 of No 215 Sqn, which failed to return from a night raid and is buried in Sarralbe Military Cemetery.

23 Aug

Pvt

TOTHILL, LEWIS GEORGE

He died from pneumonia whilst serving with the School of Technical Training (Halton Camp) and is buried in Crediton (Holy Cross) Churchyard.

23 Aug

1AM

WHEELER, CECIL

He was killed in an accident whilst serving with the Engine Repair Shop and is buried in St Sever Cemetery Extension, Rouen.

24 Aug

2 Lt

BELL, OLIVER

He was killed in action whilst flying in DH9, D1666 of No 99 Sqn and is buried in Charmes Military Cemetery, Essegney.

 24 Aug

Lt

BENNETT, LOUIS Jnr.

He was killed in action whilst flying SE5A, E3947 of No 40 Sqn, when he was shot down in flames after destroying two observation balloons.  He is buried in Weston Machpelah Cemetery.

24 Aug

2 Lt

BOOTH, STANLEY CHARLES

He was killed whilst flying FK8, B4196 of No 6 Training Depot Station, which struck the ground in a flat spin whilst reloading the gun and is buried in Woolwich Cemetery.

24 Aug

Lt

CARPENTER, ERIC EDWIN

He died as a result of injuries sustained on 22 Aug 1918 whilst flying in RE8, A or C4598 of No 35 Training Depot Station, which crashed after colliding with the top wing of another aircraft on take off and is buried in Walthamstow (St Peter in the Forest) Churchyard.

24 Aug

2 Lt

CLAYTON, EDWARD HAROLD

He died from wounds sustained on 11 Aug 1918 whilst flying in DH9, D1721 of No 98 Sqn, which failed to return from a sortie and is buried in Valenciennes (St Roch) Communal Cemetery.

24 Aug

2 Lt

COLLIER, DOUGLAS CHARLES

He was killed in action whilst flying SE5A, D6121 of No 56 Sqn, which failed to return from a patrol and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

24 Aug

2 Lt

DILLON, WILLIAM HENRY

He was killed whilst flying Camel, E1488 of No 70 Sqn during a practice flight and is buried in Longuenesse (St Omer) Souvenir Cemetery.

24 Aug

Pvt 2

DOCHERTY, PATRICK

He was killed in action whilst serving with No 85 Sqn during an air raid on Bertangles and is buried in Villers-Bretonneux Military Cemetery.

24 Aug

Lt

JAMESON, JAMES BRUCE

He was killed in action whilst serving with No 48 Sqn during an air raid on Bertangles and is buried in Villers-Bretonneux Military Cemetery.

24 Aug

2AM

MANN, ADAM

He was killed in action whilst serving with No 85 Sqn during an air raid on Bertangles and is buried in Villers-Bretonneux Military Cemetery.

24 Aug

2 Lt

McCARTHY, THOMAS

He was killed whilst flying FK8, D5176 of No 82 Sqn, which is believed to have been brought down by anti-aircraft fire during a bombing mission on Warneton, he is buried in Strand Military Cemetery.

24 Aug

Mem

NUTLEY, MARY ALEXANDRA

A member of the WRAF she was killed/died whilst serving at No 1 School of Navigation and Bomb Dropping and is buried in Andover Cemetery.

24 Aug

1AM

POLE, LEONARD

He died from wounds sustained whilst serving with No 23 Sqn during an air raid on Bertangles and is buried in Villers-Bretonneux Military Cemetery.

24 Aug

Lt

SCRACE, JOHN

He was killed in a flying accident whilst serving as an instructor, flying SE5A, E3953 of No 21 Training Depot Station, which spun into the ground and is buried in Gillingham (Woodlands) Cemetery.

24 Aug

Cpl

SMITH, HARRY

He was killed in action whilst serving on the Western Front  and is buried in Regina Trench Cemetery, Grandcourt.

24 Aug

2 Lt

SOMERVILLE, C W

He was killed whilst flying as an observer in FK8, D5176 of No 82 Sqn, which is believed to have been brought down by anti-aircraft fire during a bombing mission on Warneton, he is buried in Strand Military Cemetery.

24 Aug

2 Lt

SPENCER, THOMAS KNIGHT

He died from appendicitis whilst serving  with No 2 Aircraft Supply Depot and is buried in Terlincthun British Cemetery, Wimille.

24 Aug

Capt

TAYLOR, ASHLEY DUDLEY

He was killed in action whilst flying DH9, D1666 of No 99 Sqn and is buried in Charmes Military Cemetery, Essegney.

24 Aug

2 Lt

URINOWSKI, ALEXANDER

He was killed in action whilst serving with No 48 Sqn during an air raid on Bertangles and is buried in Villers-Bretonneux Military Cemetery.

24 Aug

2AM

WILKES, CHRISTOPHER SAMUEL JOHN

He accidentally drowned whilst bathing  whilst serving with No 9 Balloon Company attached to GHQ, BEF and is buried in Etaples Military Cemetery.

25 Aug

2 Lt

BALDWIN, WILLIAM EVERTON

He died from wounds sustained whilst flying in a DH4 of No 18 Sqn during a day bombing sortie and is buried in Varennes Military Cemetery.

25 Aug

Pvt

BASKERVILLE, FREDERICK

He was killed whilst flying in DH9, D5587 of No 9 Training Depot Station which crashed on take off following a forced landing due to an engine failure and is buried in Leeds (Beeston) Cemetery.

25 Aug

Lt

BOX, GEORGE HOLYOAKE DFC

He was killed in action whilst flying O/400, D4592 of No 100 Sqn, which failed to return from a raid and is buried in Charmes Military Cemetery, Essegney.

25 Aug

Lt

BOYD, HENRY

He was killed in action whilst flying O/400, D4592 of No 100 Sqn, which failed to return from a raid and is buried in Charmes Military Cemetery, Essegney.

25 Aug

Sgt

DOBSON, LEONARD

He accidentally drowned whilst serving with No 1 Aeroplane Supply Depot and is buried in Terlincthun British Cemetery, Wimille.

25 Aug

Lt

DODSON, HERBERT LEIGH MIDELTON

He was killed in action whilst flying Camel, C3314 of No 73 Sqn, which was last seen in combat and is buried in Burries in Vis-en-Artois British Cemetery, Haucourt.

25 Aug

3AM

DYSON, WILLIAM HAMILTON CLARKE

He died from a ruptured cerebral abscess whilst serving with No 65 Sqn and is buried in Les Baraques Military Cemetery, Sangatte.

25 Aug

Lt

HALL, JAMES HERVEY

He was killed whilst flying Pup, D4030 of No 32 Training Depot Station, which flew into a mountain whilst flying in mist and is buried in Bury Cemetery, Redvales.

25 Aug

Capt

HILBORN, WILLIAM CARRALL DFC

He died from injuries sustained on 16 Aug 1918 whilst flying Camel, D8238 of No 45 Sqn and is buried in Montecchio Precalcino Communal Cemetery Extension.

25 Aug

Lt

INCHES, ROBERT KIRK DFC

He was killed in action whilst flying O/400, D4592 of No 100 Sqn, which failed to return from a raid and is buried in Charmes Military Cemetery, Essegney.

25 Aug

2 Lt

LEE, JOHN ALFRED

He was the observer to Lt P M Payson in A2131 of No 55 Sqn on a raid against railway targets in Luxembourg.  After dropping their bombs, they were attacked by enemy fighters and Lee was killed in the initial attack.  His pilot placed his aircraft underneath another for protection and managed to get back to the airfield.  He is buried in Charmes Military Cemetery, Essegney.

25 Aug

3AM

OSGUTHORPE, FRANK

He was killed whilst serving with No 50 Sqn, when he was accidentally struck by a propeller and is buried in Sheffield (City Road) Cemetery.

25 Aug

2 Lt

ROY, DAVID CHARLES

He was killed in action whilst flying DH4, F6209 of No 49 Sqn, which was last seen with the starboard tailplane crumpled up and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

25 Aug

Lt

TAYLOR, EDGAR

He was killed in action whilst flying Dolphin, D3727 of No 79 Sqn, which was seen to land behind enemy lines during an offensive patrol and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

25 Aug

2 Lt

TOY, EDMUND CHARLES

He died from injuries sustained whilst flying Camel, C6358 of No 213 Sqn, which came down behind enemy lines and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

25 Aug

2 Lt

TRIMBLE, ALAN VINCENT

He was killed in action whilst flying SE5A, C9260 of No 41 Sqn, which failed to return from a sortie and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

25 Aug

Lt

WELCH, STANLEY BIRKS

He was killed in action whilst flying DH4, F6209 of No 49 Sqn, which was last seen with the starboard tailplane crumpled up and is buried in Vis-en-Artois British Cemetery, Haucourt.

26 Aug

2 Lt

BELLOC, LOUIS

He was killed in action whilst flying Camel, F6028 of No 209 Sqn, which crashed near Remy and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

26 Aug

Pvt 2

BURNHAM, REGINALD CLIFFORD

He was serving as a batman with No 215 Sqn and was killed in action whilst flying in O/400, C9716 of No 97 Sqn, which was lost on this date and is buried in Charmes Military Cemetery, Essegney.

26 Aug

Pvt 1

COPLEY, WALTER

He was killed whilst flying in DH9, D1659 of No 266 Sqn, which came down in the sea north of Brindisi and is commemorated on the Giavera Memorial.

26 Aug

2 Lt

CRAM, JOHN MITCHELL

He was killed whilst flying Curtis JN-4, C1315 of No 43 Wing and is buried in Ottawa (Beechwood) Cemetery.

26 Aug

Cdt

DUNN, ARTHUR

He died from injuries sustained the previous day whilst flying in DH9, D5587 of No 9 Training Depot Station which crashed on take off following a forced landing due to an engine failure and is buried in Manchester Southern Cemetery.

26 Aug

2 Lt

GEORGE, JOHN FREDERICK DSM

He was killed in action whilst flying DH9, D1659 of No 226 Sqn, which came down in the sea north of Brindisi  and is commemorated on the Giavera Memorial.

26 Aug

Col

HOPKINSON, BERTRAM CMG, FRS

He was killed in a flying accident near London whilst flying in Bristol F2B, C4885, which side-slipped into the ground on a flight from Martlesham Heath To Hendon and is buried in Cambridge (St Giles and St Peter) Church Cemetery.  He had been Professor of Mechanics and Applied Mechanics at Cambridge since 1903.

26 Aug

Sgt

LESTER, PERCY ALFRED

He was killed whilst serving with No 97 Sqn, when he attempted to rescue the crew of  O/400, C9716 and is buried in Charmes Military Cemetery, Essegney.

26 Aug

Lt

LYNE, EDGAR MBE

He was killed whilst serving with No 97 Sqn, when he attempted to rescue the crew of  O/400, C9716 and is buried in Charmes Military Cemetery, Essegney.

26 Aug

Flt Cdt

ROE, FRANK

He died from a fractured skull sustained on 6 Aug 1918 whilst flying a RE8 of No 194 Training Sqn, which crashed after he lost control in a turn and is buried in Alexandria (Hadra) War Memorial Cemetery.

26 Aug

1AM

STANILAND, CHARLES EDWARD SIDNEY

He was serving with No 97 Sqn and was killed in action whilst flying in O/400, C9716, he is buried in Charmes Military Cemetery, Essegney.

27 Aug

Sgt

ALLAN, ALEXANDER STEWART MM

A member of No 55 Sqn, he was observer to 2 Lt J B Dunn flying DH4, B3967, on 25 August on a raid to Cologne.  The target was changed to railways in Luxembourg due to strong winds.  After dropping their bombs the formation was attacked by six Pfalz scouts and Sgt Allan was wounded. He died of his wounds two days later and is buried in Charmes Military Cemetery, Essegney.  He had also been awarded the French Médaille Militaire.

27 Aug

3AM

ATKINSON, ROBERT 

He was killed in action whilst serving with No 42 Sqn and is buried in Le Grand Hasard Military Cemetery, Morbecque.

27 Aug

2 Lt

COLLIS, T BENHAM

He was killed in action whilst flying in Bristol F2B, E2514 of No 22 Sqn, which failed to return from a fighter recce sortie and is buried in Hermies Hill British Cemetery.

27 Aug

Lt

EDWARDS, CEDRIC GEORGE

He was killed in action whilst flying Camel, B6371 of No 209 Sqn, which broke up in the air after being hit by a shell and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

27 Aug

2 Lt

HOUSTON, WILLIAM DAVID

He was killed in action whilst in flying RE8, F5876 of No 16 Sqn, which failed to return from a recce sortie and is buried in Aubigny Communal Cemetery Extension.

27 Aug

Pvt 1

KNELL, HARRY ERNEST WATSON

He was admitted to hospital on 12 Aug, where he died from asthma and heart failure whilst serving with No 1 School of Military Aeronautics and is buried in Highgate Cemetery.

27 Aug

Pvt

LEVY, T SAMUEL

He died from pneumonia whilst serving with No 67 Wing and is buried in Taranto Town Cemetery Extension.

27 Aug

Lt

MOLLISON, JOHN JACK

He was killed whilst flying Camel, D1928 of No 208 Sqn, which was shot down by Fokker D.VIIs near Vis-en-Artois and is buried in Sun Quarry Cemetery, Cherisy.

27 Aug

Pvt 2

PEARCE, JOHN

He died from wounds whilst serving with No 6 Kite Balloon Section but subsequently disappeared and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

27 Aug

2 Lt

REID, DAVID SIMPSON

He was killed in action whilst flying RE8, F5876 of No 16 Sqn, which failed to return from a recce sortie and is buried in Aubigny Communal Cemetery Extension.

27 Aug

Pvt 2

THORNTON, GEORGE EDMOND

He was killed in action whilst serving with No 6 Kite Balloon Section and is buried in Bronfay Farm Military Cemetery, Bray-sur-Somme.

27 Aug

2 Lt

WILLIS, ARTHUR ERNEST

He was killed whilst flying Camel, F1396 of "B" Sqn, Central Flying School, which spun into the ground after the engine was choked on take off and is buried in Upavon Cemetery.

28 Aug

2AM

ALABASTER, WILLIAM ERNEST 

He died from wounds to the head in No 33 Casualty Clearing Station sustained whilst serving with No 21 Kite Balloon Section and is buried in Ligny-St. Flochell British Cemetery, Averdoingt.

28 Aug

Maj

CARTER, AUDSLEY RALPH

He was mortally wounded whilst serving as an artillery  liaison officer to 1st Wing and is buried in Aubigny Communal Cemetery Extension.

28 Aug

Sgt

CLARKSON, ERNEST

He was killed whilst flying Camel, F6457 of No 43 Training Depot Station, which flew into the ground whilst he was attempting to remedy a 'run-away' gun and is buried in Manchester Southern Cemetery.

28 Aug

Sgt

COOKE, MARTIN HERBERT

He died whilst serving with No 1 School of Navigation and Bomb Dropping and is buried in Mewsey (Holy Trinity) Churchyard.

28 Aug

Lt

CUTHBERT, JOHN BRYAN

He was killed in action whilst flying in RE8, F5878 of No 13 Sqn, which failed to return from a recce sortie and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

28 Aug

2AM

FIRTH, EDGAR

He was killed/died whilst serving in the UK and is buried in Sheffield (Tinsley Park) Cemetery.

28 Aug

Pvt 2

HARRIS, HARRY LOUIS

He died whilst serving at the Record Office and is buried in Nunhead (All Saints) Cemetery.

28 Aug

Flt Cdt

HILL, HAROLD

He was killed whilst flying in DH9, E610 of No 2 Fighting School, which spun into the ground after stalling in a flat turn and is buried in Stalybridge (St Paul) Churchyard.

28 Aug

Lt

JOHNSON, THOMAS ALAN

He was killed in action whilst flying RE8, C2505 of No 13 Sqn, which failed to return from a recce sortie and is buried in Croisilles British Cemetery.

28 Aug

Lt

PIM, THOMAS

He was killed in action whilst flying in RE8, F5878 of No 13 Sqn, which failed to return from a recce sortie and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial

28 Aug

Pvt 2

RATCLIFFE, SIDNEY ALFRED

He was died from self inflicted wounds (hanging) whilst serving at RAF Cranwell and is buried in Pembury (St Peter) New Churchyard.

28 Aug

Flt Cdt

RYAN, HENRY HERBERT WADE

He was killed whilst flying RE8, E80 of No 5 Training Depot Station, which spun into the ground from a flat turn at 500 ft and burst into flames on impact, he is buried in Huntingdon (Priory Road) Cemetery.

28 Aug

Cdt

SPOONER, ARTHUR BRACE

He was killed whilst flying a Curtis JN-4 of No 42 Wing and is buried in Moosomin South Cemetery.

28 Aug

Lt

VIVEASH, ARTHUR JAMES

He was killed whilst flying RE8, C2505 of No 13 Sqn, which failed to return from a recce sortie and is buried in Penarth Cemetery.

28 Aug

2 Lt

WINDOW, KENNETH PERCIVAL

He was killed whilst flying Camel, F4178 of No 43 Training Depot Station, which flew into the ground at high speed and turned over, he is buried in Penarth Cemetery.

29 Aug

2 Lt

AMOS, JAMES

He was killed in action whilst flying Bristol F2B, E2453 of No 22 Sqn, which failed to return from an operation, he is buried in Queant Road Cemetery, Buissy.

29 Aug

1AM

BELL, WILLIAM LAWS

He died whilst serving as a Driver at the School of Technical Training (Halton) and is buried in Tynemouth (Preston) Cemetery.

29 Aug

2 Lt

BORROWMAN, JOHN JAMES

He was killed in action whilst flying Bristol F2B, E2453 of No 22 Sqn, which failed to return from an operation and is buried in Quent Road Cemetery, Buissy.

29 Aug

Flt Cdt

BROWNING, FREDERICK THOMAS

He was killed whilst flying Pup, C1547 of No 21 Training Sqn and is buried in Ismailia War Memorial Cemetery.

29 Aug

Lt

CALDWELL, JAMES

He was killed whilst flying DH4, F5825 of No 57 Sqn, which was shot down by fighters and is  commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

29 Aug

Lt

DANIEL, ARTHUR HECTOR ROSS

He was killed in action whilst flying SE5A, E6003 of No 85 Sqn and is buried in  Villers-Bretonneux Military Cemetery.

29 Aug

2 Lt

DINWOODIE, GEORGE SINCLAIR

He died from injuries sustained whilst flying an aircraft of No 38 Training Depot Station, which spun into the ground from 700 ft and is buried in Glasgow (Riddrie Park) Cemetery.

29 Aug

1AM

ELSBY, GEORGE HENRY

He died following an accident whilst serving with No 1 Aircraft Repair Depot and is buried in Aldershot Military Cemetery.

29 Aug

2 Lt

HOFMEISTER, ARTHUR WILLIAM

He died from injuries sustained whilst flying Camel, C2 of No 53 Training Depot Station, which spun into the ground from 1,000 ft and is buried in Dover (St James's) Cemetery.

29 Aug

Flt Sgt

KITCHEN, JOHN FREDERICK

He died from acute gastritis and myocarditis whilst serving with No 9 Aircraft Acceptance Park and is buried in Preston (New Hall Lane) Cemetery.

29 Aug

Lt

McCALLUM, ARTHUR RICHARD

He was killed whilst flying Camel, E7137 of No 3 Training Depot Station and is buried in Andover Cemetery.

29 Aug

2 Lt

ORMEROD, WALTER

He was killed in action whilst flying Camel, E1485 of No 43 Sqn, which failed to return from a sortie and is buried in Ontario Cemetery, Sains-les-Marquion.

29 Aug

2 Lt

PARNELL, EDGAR ALAN

He was killed in action whilst flying a SE5A of No 64 Sqn, which failed to return from a sortie and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

29 Aug

Lt PERTUS, RENNIE ALPHONSE

He was killed in action whilst flying a SE5A, of No 24 Sqn and is buried in Villers-Bretonneux Military Cemetery.

29 Aug

Lt

RUXTON, WILFRED HAY

He was killed in a flying accident whilst flying Avro 504J, C5920 of No 22 Training Depot Station, which crashed on take off following an engine failure and is buried in Grangegorman Military Cemetery.

29 Aug

2 Lt

SELLAR, WILLIAM RITCHIE

He was killed in action whilst flying DH9, D3096 of No 98 Sqn and is buried in Martinpuich British Cemetery.

29 Aug

2 Lt

SHERIDAN, CHARLES JAMES CAMERON

He died from wounds sustained whilst flying Camel, C8346 of No 54 Sqn and is buried in Avesnes-le-Comte  Communal Cemetery Extension.

29 Aug

Sgt

WAREING, ALFRED THOMASON

A mechanic, he died from wounds sustained the previous day whilst flying as a gunner in DH4, F5825 of No 57 Sqn, which was shot down by fighters and is  commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

29 Aug

Flt Cdt

WINCHESTER, PHILIP GEORGE DALTON

He was killed whilst flying Camel, C8291 of No 63 Training Sqn, which lost a wing in the air and is buried in Eastbourne (Ocklynge) Cemetery.

30 Aug

2 Lt

BACH, EDWARD LAMBERT

He was killed whilst flying Camel, E1429 of No 4 Fighting School, which failed to recover from a spin, he is buried in Freiston (St James) Churchyard.

30 Aug

2 Lt

BARLOW, HAROLD FREDERICK

He died from injuries sustained the previous day whilst flying Camel, D8122 of No 72 Training Sqn, which crashed after attempting to turn back to the airfield at too low an altitude and is buried in Wednesbury Cemetery.

30 Aug

Capt

BARTLETT, MALCOLM

He was killed whilst flying in Airship SST6 from Kingsnorth Airship Station when the envelope caught fire at 400 ft and is buried in Kensal Green (All Souls') Cemetery.

30 Aug

2 Lt

BRINDLEY, VICTOR GEORGE

He was killed in action whilst flying Camel, F6151 of No 80 Sqn, which failed to return from a patrol and is buried in Villers-Bretonneux Military Cemetery.

30 Aug

Sgt

CAMERON, D N

He was killed whilst flying in Airship SST6 from Kingsnorth Airship Station, when the envelope caught fire and is buried in Dores Parish Churchyard.

30 Aug

2 Lt

COOPER, GEORGE WILLIAM

He was killed in action whilst flying DH9, D2793 of No 226 Sqn, which failed to return from a sortie and is commemorated on the Doiran Memorial.

30 Aug

1AM

COWIN, REGINALD WILLIAM

He was killed whilst flying in Airship SST6 from Kingsnorth Airship Station, when the envelope caught fire and is buried in Douglas Cemetery (Isle of Man).

30 Aug

2AM

CUMMINGS, J

He died whilst serving in the UK and is buried in Paisley (Hawkhead) Cemetery.

30 Aug

2 Lt

CUNNINGHAM, P J

He was the pilot of DH4, A7783 of No 55 Sqn on a raid against Thionvile. Attacked by enemy fighters after dropping their bombs, both Cunningham and his observer were wounded but the Cunningham managed to regain the Allied lines and crash land, however, he died of his wounds shortly after landing and his observer died later that day. He is buried in Charmes Military Cemetery, Essegney.

30 Aug

Cpl

EASMAN, WILLIAM ALFRED

He was killed in action whilst flying in DH9, D2793 of No 226 Sqn, which failed to return from a sortie and is buried in Salonika (Lembet Road) Military Cemetery.

30 Aug

2 Lt

HALLEY, DAVID BOWIE

He was killed in action whilst flying a Bristol F2B of No 22 Sqn, which failed to return from a fighter recce sortie and is buried in Pernes British Cemetery.

30 Aug

2 Lt

HICKES, ROBERT IAN ALEXANDER

He was the pilot of DH4, D8396 of No 55 Sqn taking part in a raid against railway sidings at Conflans.  Having dropped their bombs, the formation was attacked by enemy fighters and Hickes was seen going down under control, but presumably, he and his observer were killed by the fighters or in the ensuing crash.  He is buried in Latour-en-Woevre Communal Cemetery.

30 Aug

2 Lt

HUBBARD, HUGH BELMONT

He was killed whilst flying a DH9, C6205 of No 226 Sqn, which was lost on a bombing raid and is commemorated on the Doiran Memorial.

30 Aug

2 Lt

JONES, THOMAS ALFRED

He was the observer to 2 Lt R I A Hickes in DH4, D8396 of No 55 Sqn taking part in a raid against railway sidings at Conflans.  Having dropped their bombs, the formation was attacked by enemy fighters and Hickes and Jones were seen going down under control, but presumably, they were killed by the fighters or in the ensuing crash.  He is buried in Latour-en-Woevre Communal Cemetery.

30 Aug

2 Lt

KENDALL, FREDERICK DENYS

He was killed whilst flying DH9, D3012 of No 67 Wing and is buried in Salonika (Lembet Road) Military Cemetery.

30 Aug

2 Lt

KIDD, VERNON MONROE

He was killed whilst flying Avro 504K, E6759 of No 29 Training Depot Station, which crashed in a forced landing following an engine failure on take off and is buried in East Boldre (St Paul) Churchyard.

30 Aug

Capt

KING, CHARLES

He was killed whilst flying in Airship SST6 from Kingsnorth Airship Station when the envelope caught fire at 400 ft and is buried in Gillingham (Woodlands) Cemetery.

30 Aug

2 Lt

LAING, THOMAS HARRY

He was the pilot of DH4, A7972 of No 55 Sqn on a raid against railway targets at Thionville, during which he and his observer were shot down near the target. He is buried in Arnaville Churchyard Cemetery.

30 Aug

Sgt

LOWE, JOHN HENRY

He was killed in action whilst serving with No 104 Sqn during a air raid on Azelot and is buried in Charmes Military Cemetery, Essegney.

30 Aug

2 Lt

MacDONALD, JAMES BURGESS

He was killed in action whilst flying in RE8, E8 of No 6 Sqn, which failed to return from a recce sortie and is buried in Dury Crucifx Cemetery.

30 Aug

2 Lt

MYRING, THOMAS FRANK LESLIE

He was the observer to 2 Lt T H Laing in DH4, A7972 of No 55 Sqn on a raid against railway targets at Thionville, during which they were shot down near the target. He is buried in Arnaville Churchyard Cemetery.

30 Aug

Lt

PARTINGTON, CYRIL WALTER

HHe was killed whilst flying in a Bristol F2B of No 22 Sqn and is buried in St Pol British Cemetery, St Pol-sur-Ternoise.

30 Aug

2 Lt

PIKE, HENRY GEORGE

He was killed in action whilst flying Camel, D9482 of No 65 Sqn, which failed to return from a sortie and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

30 Aug

2 Lt

QUINTON, JAMES GEORGE

He was the observer to 2 Lt P J Cunningham in DH4, A7783 of No 55 Sqn on a raid against Thionvile.  Attacked by enemy fighters after dropping their bombs, both Cunningham and Quinton were wounded but the pilot managed to regain the Allied lines and crash land, however, the pilot died of his wounds shortly after landing and Quinton died later that day.  He is buried in Charmes Military Cemetery, Essegney.

30 Aug

Lt

RIGHTON, WILFRID

He was killed whilst flying in Airship SST6 from Kingsnorth Airship Station, when the envelope caught fire and is buried in Cheriton (St Martin) Churchyard.

30 Aug

2 Lt

RUSSELL, CYRIL GEORGE

He was the observer to 2 Lt W A Warwick in DH9, D3215 of No 99 Sqn on a raid against Conflans rail junction and Doncourt Aerodrome.   On crossing the lines their formation was attacked by enemy fighters and Russell was hit in the head and killed.  Charmes Military Cemetery, Essegney.

30 Aug

2 Lt

STEVENS, HOWARD KNIGHT

He was killed whilst flying FE2b, A9930 of No 13 Training Depot Station which dived into the ground near Tern Hill following an engine failure on take off and is buried in Market Drayton Cemetery.

30 Aug

Cpl

SUTCLIFFE, EDWARD

He was killed in action whilst flying in DH9, D2802 of No 226 Sqn and is commemorated on the Doiran Memorial.

30 Aug

2 Lt

THORP, CHARLES EVANS

He was the observer to 2 Lt E Wood in DH4, F5711 of No 55 Sqn on a raid against sidings at Conflans. They were attacked after dropping their bombs but Wood managed to regain the Allied lines and make a forced landing.  However, Thorp had been injured in the initial attack and died of his wounds later that day.  He is buried in Charmes Military Cemetery, Essegney.

30 Aug

2 Lt

WALKER, JOHN GILL

He was killed in action whilst flying a Bristol F2B of No 22 Sqn and is buried in Pernes British Cemetery.

30 Aug

Lt

WATKINS, JACK ERIC

He was killed in action whilst flying DH9, C2493 of No 226 Sqn and is buried in Salonika (Lembet Road) Military Cemetery.

30 Aug

Pvt 1

WILLIAMS, JOSEPH CHARLES

He died from tuberculosis whilst serving with No 1 Aircraft Depot and is buried in Dijon (Les Pejoces) Communal Cemetery.

30 Aug

Pvt

WYNN, ARTHUR H.

He was killed whilst flying a DH9, D3012 of No 67 Wing and is buried in Salonika (Lembet Road) Military Cemetery.

30 Aug

Lt

ZEALLEY, ERIC RALPH

He was killed whilst flying a Bristol F2B of No 22 Sqn and is buried in St Pol British Cemetery, St Pol-sur-Ternoise.

31 Aug

2 Lt

ALSFORD, HERBERT EDWARD 

He was the observer of DH9, D7233 of No 99 Sqn, piloted by Sgt H H Wilson on a raid against Conflans rail junction and Doncourt Aerodrome on 30 Aug 1918.  However their aircraft suffered a fuel problem and they put down on a French airfield.  The following day their aircraft stalled on take off and both he and his pilot were killed in the ensuing crash.  He is buried in Charmes Military Cemetery, Essegney.

31 Aug

2 Lt

BRIDGE, CHARLES HENRY ARDLEY

He was killed in action whilst flying Dolphin, D3687 of No 23 Sqn, which failed to return from a sortie and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

31 Aug

Capt

BUNBURY, THOMAS ST. PIERRE

He was killed in action whilst flying SE5A, E5977 of No 64 Sqn, which failed to return from a patrol and is buried in Vis-en-Artois British Cemetery, Haucourt.

31 Aug

2AM

COBB, THOMAS WILLIAMS

He died whilst serving in the UK and is buried in Woodgrange Park Cemetery, East Ham.

31 Aug

Lt

CROMBIE, WILLIAM EDGAR

He was killed in action whilst flying O/400, C9668 of No 215 Sqn and is buried in Charmes Military Cemetery, Essegney.

31 Aug

Act Sgt

DAWSON, ROBERT

He was killed in action whilst serving as a Fitter (General) with No 104 Sqn and is buried in Charmes Military Cemetery, Essegney.

31 Aug

2AM

HEYMAN, BERNARD

He was killed/died whilst serving in the UK, his death being registered in Chester  and is buried in Edmonton Federation Jewish Cemetery.

31 Aug

Lt

JACKSON, CECIL THOMAS

He was killed whilst flying DH6, C2055 of No 16 Training Depot Station, which spun into the ground from a flat turn and is buried in Alexandria (Hadra) War Memorial Cemetery.

31 Aug

Lt

LELIEVRE, ROGER HORACE

He was killed whilst flying SPAD VIII, B1622 of No 41 Training Depot Station, which spun into the ground from 100 ft after stalling in a climbing turn and is buried in Heston (St Leonard) Churchyard.

31 Aug

Pvt

LEVENE, TOBIAS

He died from a fractured skull sustained in an accident whilst serving with No 9 Aircraft Park and is buried in Ligny-sur-Canche British Cemetery.

31 Aug

Sgt

NYE, GEORGE EDWIN

He was killed in action whilst serving with No 104 Sqn and is buried in Charmes Military Cemetery, Essegney.

31 Aug

Lt

QUERRIE, HARRY WALKER

He was killed whilst flying Camel, E1532 of No 42 Training Depot Station, which spun into the ground due to having insufficient height to recover and is buried in Toronto (Mount Pleasant) Cemetery.

31 Aug

Lt

TREMBLAY, ALBERT JACQUES

He was killed whilst flying in Bristol F2B, C894 of the Artillery and Infantry Co-operation School, which dived into the ground from 30 ft after stalling during a turn downwind and is buried in Winchester (West Hill) Old Cemetery.

31 Aug

Mem

TUCKER, MARGERY ANNIE

A member of the WRAF she was killed/died whilst serving with No 51 Training Depot Station and is buried in  and is buried in Chester (Overleigh) Cemetery.

31 Aug

Lt/Sgt?

WILSON, HARRY HOLSTEN

He was the pilot of DH9, D7233 of No 99 Sqn on a raid against Conflans rail junction and Doncourt Aerodrome on 30 Aug 1918.  However his aircraft suffered a fuel problem and he put down on a French airfield.  The following day his aircraft stalled on take off and both he and his observer were killed in the ensuing crash.  He is buried in Charmes Military Cemetery, Essegney.

31 Aug

2 Lt

YOUNG, FREDERICK ROYSTON

He was killed whilst flying a Camel of No 72 Training Sqn, which crashed on take off and is buried in Beverley (St Mary) Church Cemetery.

 

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