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RAF Casualties 1918 - A


05-Nov

Pte 2

ABBOTT, EDGAR R (295407)

He died in the Military Hospital, Weymouth from influenza whilst training as a Wireless Operator at the Reserve Depot and is buried in  Luton Church Burial Ground.

02-Aug

Pte 2

ABBOTT, MARTIN (167685)

He died, cause unknown, whilst serving as a Labourer with No 2 Aircraft Acceptance Park and is buried in Hendon Cemetery.

14-Nov

Capt

ABELL, CLAUDE ELWIN 

He was killed whilst flying Avro, 9327 of No 11 Training Depot Station which was involved in a mid-air collision with a machine of the same unit and is buried in Salisbury (London Road) Cemetery.

26-Sep

2Lt

ABRAHAMS, CECIL ROBERT GEORGE 

A pilot with No 99 Sqn, he was flying DH9, C6272 on raid against Metz, when their formation was attacked by 15 enemy scout.  He and his observer were killed and are buried in Chambieres French National Cemetery, Metz.

24-Apr

2Lt

ACHURCH, HENRY GRAHAM 

He was killed in a flying accident whilst flying FE2b, A5616 of  No 199 (Night) Training Sqn when he flew into high ground, the aircraft bursting into flames.  He is buried in St Neots Cemetery.

13-Oct

AM1

ACKROYD, ERNEST (38795)

He died from pneumonia whilst serving as an Instrument Repairer with No 6 Sqn and is buried in St Cloud Communal Cemetery.

28-Nov

Cpl

ACKROYD, FREDERICK STOWELL (233608)

He died from pneumonia whilst serving as a Labourer at RAF Calshot and is buried in Bradford (Bowling) Cemetery.

04-Jul

Lt

ADAM, HENRY WILLIAM 

He was killed whilst flying 1˝ Strutter, A5990 from HMS Glorious, which hit the deck and fell into the sea, he is buried in Lytham (St Cuthbert) Churchyard.

07-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.

01-Apr

Lt

ADAM, ORVAL PATRICK 

He was killed in action whilst flying Camel, B3798 of No 203 Sqn, which failed to return from a patrol and is buried in Maroc British Cemetery, Greny.

03-Dec

AM2

ADAMS, ERNEST GEORGE 

He died on board the hospital ship, 'Harspara' from influenza whilst serving with No 63 Wing and is buried in East Mudros Military Cemetery - killed.

24-Sep

Cpl

ADAMS, GEORGE WILLIAM (208456)

He was serving as a Labourer with No 23 Tent Detachment at No 1 Aircraft Supply Depot at Marquise and was killed in a German air raid on the station, he is buried in Terlincthun British Cemetery, Wimille.

06-Oct

Cpl

ADAMS, ROWLAND SCOTT (215066)

He died in St Andrews Hospital, Malta from lobar pneumonia whilst serving as a Storeman with HQ Eastern Mediterranean and is buried in Pieta Military Cemetery.

02-Nov

Cpl

ADAMS, SIDNEY JOHN (27400)

He died at home in Bournemouth from syncope, influenza and pneumonia whilst serving as a Carpenter with No 2 (Northern) Aeroplane Repair Depot and is buried in Bournemouth (Wimborne Road) Cemetery.

07-Dec

AM2

ADAMS, THOMAS HOLLEGUM OXLEY (7919)

He died in 7 Canadian General Hospital, Etaples from broncho-pneumonia whilst serving as a Hydrogen Worker with No 19 Balloon Company and is buried in Etaples Military Cemetery.

29-Oct

AM2

ADAMS, VICTOR LESLIE (112863)

He died in the Central Military Hospital, Aylesbury, cause unknown, whilst serving as a Rigger (Aeroplane) with the School of Technical Training (Halton), and is buried in Aylesbury Cemetery.

27-Oct

2 Lt

ADDERLEY, WILLIAM HARRIS 

He died from wounds sustained on 24 Oct 1918 whilst flying in an RE8 of No 59 Sqn and is buried in Rocquigny-Equancourt Road British Cemetery, Manancourt.

05-Sep

Pte 2

ADKIN, WILLIAM HENRY (192624)

He was killed in action whilst serving as a Labourer with No 37 Kite Balloon Section, 10th Balloon Company and is buried in Vis en Artois British Cemetery, Haucourt.

01-Aug

AM2

ADKINSON, EDWARD KIDDLE (245168)

A Fitter (General), 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.

16-Dec

Cpl Mech

ADNAMS, FREDERICK (405998)

He died from pneumonia whilst serving as a Turner with No 19 Training Depot Station and is buried in Ismailia War Memorial Cemetery.

13-Apr

Capt

AGAR, EGAN ZINKAN

He was killed in action whilst flying Camel, D6461 of No 54 Sqn and is buried in Merville Communal Cemetery Extension.

05-Jun

Lt

AGERUP, HAROLD 

He was killed whilst flying Avro 504, B3220 of No 195 Training Sqn which failed to recover from a spin and is buried in Ismailia War Memorial Cemetery.

26-Oct

Flt Cdt

AGG, WILLIAM TOM (154311)

He was serving with No 48 Training Depot Station and died from pneumonia after being admitted to hospital with acute gastritis, he is buried in Lincoln (Newport) 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.

05-Nov

AM3

AIKIN, HENRY (105136)

He died in 18 General Hospital, Camiers from influenza and pneumonia whilst attached to 67th Brigade, RGA as a Wireless Operator and is buried in Etaples Military Cemetery.

23-May

2 Lt

AIRD, ARTHUR WILLIAM 

He was killed in action whilst flying Camel, B7250 of No 209 Sqn, which was last seen going down in flames near Lamotte and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

17-Apr

Lt

AITCHISON, DOUGLAS JAMES 

Serving with No 14 Sqn as an Observer, he was injured in an aircraft accident in Palestine.  Invalided back to the UK he died from septic anaemia and is buried in Camberwell Old Cemetery.

27-Oct

2 Lt

AITKEN, ALEX HUNTER 

He was killed in action whilst flying in DH4, F2633 of No 57 Sqn, which was last seen over St Waast Lavallee and is buried in Bermeries Communal Cemetery.

06-Oct

Clk 3

AITKEN, FRANCIS WILLIAM (299256)

He died, cause unknown, whilst serving as a Storeman with the Reserve Depot (Blandford) and is buried in Ardrossan Cemetery.

23-Oct

Sgt

AITKEN, GEORGE (175333)

He was killed in action whilst flying in Bristol F2B, E2470 of No 20 Sqn, which failed to return from an operation and is buried in Leval Communal Cemetery.

28-Sep

2 Lt

AITKEN, JAMES TAYLOR

He died from wounds sustained on 26 Sep 1918 whilst flying in DH9, D5742 of No 218 Sqn and is buried Ramscappelle Road Military Cemetery.

16-Jul

2 Lt

AITKEN, JAMES

He was killed in action whilst flying DH9, B9335 of No 49 Sqn, which failed to return from an operation and is buried in Dormans French National Cemetery.

07-Nov

Mem

AITKEN, MARY (10446)

A member of the WRAF she died whilst serving with No 2 Training Depot Station, and is buried in Edinburgh (Morningside) Cemetery.

29-Sep

Maj

AIZLEWOOD, LESLIE PEECH MC, AFC

He was accidentally killed flying over the sea in Camel, E1456 of No 2 Fighting School when the aircraft entered a spin at 1,000 ft whilst he was making an instructional film, he is buried in Marske in Cleveland (St Germain) Churchyard.

28-Aug

AM2

ALABASTER, WILLIAM ERNEST (33116)

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

28-Jul

2 Lt

ALDER, THOMAS GORDON EDGCOMBE 

He was killed whilst flying Camel, C1646 of No 3 Training Depot Station, when the lower wing broke away due to a defective main spar, he is buried in Gloucester Old Cemetery.

03-Nov

AM3

ALDERSON, CHARLES (228930)

He was serving as a Driver (Petrol) with No 54 Training Depot Station and died in the General Miltary Hospital, Edmonton from pneumonia, he is commemorated on the Brookwood (United Kingdom 1914 - 1918) Memorial.

30-Jun

Maj

ALDERSON, REGINALD LIDDON 

He died from influenza in a Naval Hospital and is buried in Lutterworth (St Mary) Churchyard.

16-Jun

2 Lt

ALDERTON, TREVOR DUDLEY HALL 

He was an instructor with No 26 Training Sqn and was killed when flying in a DH4 piloted by 2 Lt J S L Oakes crashed following an engine failure on take-off.  He is buried in Narborough (All Saints) Churchyard.

23-Sep

Sgt

ALDOUS, THOMAS TRACY (8775)

He was serving as a Rigger (Aero) at No 1 Aircraft Supply Depot at Marquise and was wounded in a German air raid on the station, he died from his wounds (bomb wounds and fractured left leg) in 14 General Hospital, Wimereux and is buried in Terlincthun British Cemetery, Wimille.

20-Sep

2 Lt

ALDRED,WILLIAM BOYES 

He died from wounds sustained in action whilst flying SE5A, C8895 of No 84 Sqn and is buried in St Sever Cemetery Extension, Rouen.

14-Nov

2 Lt

ALDRICH, LEO EDWIN 

He was killed whilst flying Bristol F2B, 918 of No 37 Training Depot Station, which dived into the ground and is buried in Bath (Locksbrook) Cemetery.

16-Oct

AM3

ALDRIDGE, FREDERICK (126605)

He was died from suffocation (obstruction in larynx) whilst serving as a Rigger (Airship) with No 8 Kite Balloon Section, 1st Wing and is buried in Bucquoy Road Cemetery, Ficheux.

10-Oct

Cpl

ALDRIDGE, HARRY (30191)

He was drowned when the RMS Leinster was sunk by a U-boat in the Irish Sea whilst serving as a Carpenter with No 19 Training Sqn and is buried in Grangegorman Military Cemetery.

23-Oct

Sgt

ALEN-MAHON, CECIL MAURICE (50487)

He was killed in action whilst flying Camel, D8233 of No 24 Sqn, which was shot down by enemy fighters and is buried in Baarle Churchyard.

08-Oct

Flt Cdt

ALEXANDER, DOUGLAS GLENCROSS (100126)

He was killed in a flying accident whilst flying Avro 504, D156 of No 23 Training Sqn, no further details at present, and is buried in Alexandria (Hadra) War Memorial Cemetery.

02-Nov

AM3

ALEXANDER, STANLEY MONTOM SEARSON (27871)

He died in Simla from pneumonia whilst serving as a Driver with No 4 Aircraft Park and is commemorated on the Karachi 1914- War Memorial.

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.

27-Aug

Sgt

ALLAN, ALEXANDER STEWART (406711) 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.

20-May

Capt

ALLAN, JOHN ALEXANDER MACDONALD 

He was killed whilst flying Camel, B5693 of No 2 School of Special Flying at Redcar, when he failed to recover from an intentional spin.  He is buried in Redcar Cemetery.

12-Apr

Capt

ALLAN, JOHN ROY 

He was drowned when  O/400, 1462 of No 215 Sqn came down in the North Sea off Ostend on its return from a raid on Zeebrugge and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

22-Apr

2 Lt

ALLAN, RAMSAY 

He died from wounds sustained in action whilst flying in FK8, D5005 of No 2 Sqn, which crashed on landing after being hit by AA fire and is buried in Noeux-les-Mines Communal Cemetery Extension.

07-Dec

AM3

ALLAN, WILLIAM (136258)

He died from pneumonia whilst serving as a Machinist with No 5 (Eastern) Aircraft Repair Depot, Henlow and is buried in Dundee Eastern Necropolis.

21-Sep

Lt

ALLANSON WILFRED GEORGE 

He was killed in action whilst lying RE8, F5976 of No 7 Sqn, which was seen to go down in flames between St Julian and Zonebeke, he is buried in buried Mendinghem Military Cemetery.

28-Jul

Cdt

ALLARDICE, HARRY FRANK (153797)

He was killed in an aircraft accident whilst serving at a Canadian Training School (Deseranto, No 42 Wing) and is buried in Ottawa (Beechwood) Cemetery.

29-Dec

Clk 3

ALLARDYCE, FRANK WILLIAM (269575)

He died at home at Longfield, County Monaghan from syncope and pneumonia, whilst on leave and is buried in Carrickmacross Church of Ireland New Cemetery.  At the time he was serving as a Clerk (Stores) with No 7 Stores Depot.

24-Oct

Sgt

ALLAWAY, JAMES (206894)

He died in the RN Hospital, Haslar from pneumonia whilst serving as a Rigger (Airship) with No 15 Balloon Base and is buried in Haslar Royal Naval Cemetery.

15-Jul

2 Lt

ALLBUTT, HAROLD FREDERICK

He died from wounds sustained whilst flying Bristol F2B, C1000 of No 88 Sqn and is buried in Dunkirk Town Cemetery.

10-Nov

Cdt

ALLCROFT, GEORGE (183749)

He died at New End Military Hospital from pneumonia whilst serving as a Cadet (Observer) with the Cadet Distribution Depot and is buried in Bottesford (St Mary) Churchyard.

04-Jul

Sgt

ALLEN, BENJAMIN JOHN (218993)

He died from injuries sustained on 30 Jun 1918 whilst flying FE2b, D9780 of No 1 School of Navigation and Bomb Dropping, which stalled and dived into the ground following an engine failure, he is buried in Kensal Green (All Souls') Cemetery.

08-Oct

Capt

ALLEN, DUDLEY GEORGE ANTOINE 

He was killed whilst serving as a flight commander with No 29 Sqn in Camel, E4423, when he collided with H7278 of the same unit near Bourlon and is buried in Triangle Cemetery, Inchy-en-Artois.

14-Oct

2 Lt

ALLEN, FRANCIS ROBERT LESLIE 

He was killed in action whilst flying Camel, D8177 of No 213 Sqn, which failed to return from a patrol and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

10-Jul

Sgt

ALLEN, GEORGE SAMUEL (65566)

He died in Lincoln County Hospital from pneumonia whilst serving asa Disciplinarian at RAF Cranwell and is buried in Hucknell Cemetery.

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.

05-Dec

AM1

ALLEN, JOHN (61333)

He was died at home from pneumonia whilst serving as a Carpenter with No 1 Stores Depot and is buried in Birmingham (Lodge Hill) Cemetery.

18-Nov

2 Lt

ALLEN, RAYMOND FRANCIS 

He was killed whilst flying Bristol F2B, E2484 of No 1 Observer School of Air Gunnery, which crashed while attempting a forced landing and is buried in Wallesey (Rake Lane) Cemetery.

17-Nov

AM3

ALLEN, SAMUEL (148539)

He died in Sedgeford Camp Hospital from pneumonia whilst serving as a Labourer with No 3 Fighting School and is buried in Coventry (London Road) Cemetery.

09-Jun

2 Lt

ALLEN, VICTOR WILLIAM MC, MM

He was killed in action whilst flying in DH9, D1007 of No 103 Sqn, which was last seen flying east under control and is buried in Bouchoir New British Cemetery.

17-Jun

AM2

ALLFORD, CHARLES HENRY (228577)

He drowned whilst bathing at Alexandria when he was serving as a Rigger (Aero) with No 64 Wing and is buried in Alexandria (Hadra) War Memorial Cemetery.

15-May

Lt

ALLISON, JOHN OLIVER MC

He was killed in action whilst flying RE8, B5876 of No 30 Sqn and is commemorated on the Basra Memorial.

08-Nov

Cdt

ALLISON, REGINALD (184690)

He died from pneumonia in Shorncliffe Military Hospital whilst serving with No 8 Cadet Wing, and is buried in Shorncliffe Military Cemetery.

03-May

AM1

ALLISON, WILLIAM HENRY (4947)

He was serving as a Wireless Operator with No 59 Sqn but was killed in action whilst attached to 210 Brigade, RFA, he is buried in Bienvillers Military Cemetery.

02-Jun

Lt

ALLMAN, KENNETH WALSH 

He was killed whilst flying Pup, B4126 of No 45 Training Sqn, which spun into the ground after stalling in a turn, he is buried in Audenshaw Cemetery.

27-May

2 Lt

ALLOWAY, CECIL WILLIAM 

He was killed whilst flying BE2e, A8702 of No 190 (Night) Training Sqn, broke up in the air, he is buried in Molesworth (St Peter) Churchyard.

23-Jul

Flt Sgt

ALLSOPP, FRANK (11172)

A Rigger (Aero) he was killed whilst in flying DH9, C1321 of No 9 Training Depot Station which broke up when it pulled out of a dive and is buried in Birmingham (Witton) Cemetery.

10-Jul

Pte

ALLSTON, FRANK (M4/122199)

A driver (MT) in the Army Service Corps, he died in 23 Stationary Hospital from typhus whilst attached to No 30 Sqn and is buried in Baghdad (North Gate) War Cemetery.

12-Oct

Pte 2

ALMOND, CHARLES (295395)

He was serving as a Labourer at the Reserve Depot when he died in the Spanish Influenza epidemic.  He is buried in Blandford Cemetery.

15-Nov

Pte 1

ALMOND, HENRY (237056)

He died from pneumonia in the station hospital whilst serving as a labourer at RAF Lee on Solent and is buried in Newhouse (St Mary) Roman Catholic Churchyard.

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.

02-Jul

AM2

ALSOP, ROBERT (98554)

He died, cause unknown, in 1st Eastern General Hospital, Cambridge whilst serving as a Storeman at No 4 Stores Distribution Park and is buried in Preston (New Hall Lane) Cemetery.

21-Oct

Cdt

ALYEA, NORMAN WILFRED (173941)

He died in the Base Hospital, Toronto from pneumonia whilst serving in Canada and is buried in Albury Cemetery.

07-Jul

AM2

AMBLER, FREDERICK (90130)

He died in the Military Hospital, Catterick from pneumonia five days after being struck by a propeller whilst serving as Rigger (Aero) with No 127 Sqn and is buried in or was cremated at Islington Cemetery and Crematorium.

18-Oct

Mem

AMBROSE, BLANCHE AGNUS (13034)

A member of the WRAF, she was killed/died whilst serving with No 2 Stores Depot and is buried in Kensal Green (All Souls') Cemetery.

16-Sep

2 Lt

AMEY, ALFRED EDWARD

He was a member of No 55 Sqn and was flying as observer to 2 Lt W E Johns (famous for creating 'Biggles') in DH4, F5712 on a raid against the Lanz Aero Works at Mannheim.  Hit by flak over the lines, their aircraft was running short of fuel and turned for home.  However, they were attacked by seven Fokker DVIIs and both were wounded in the attack.  The aircraft burst into flames but Johns was able to force land, but Amey had already died of his wounds.  He is buried in Sarralbe Military Cemetery.

16-Jun

AM2

AMOS, GEORGE FORMAN (44934)

He died from burns whilst serving as a Driver with No 196 Training Sqn and is buried in Cairo War Memorial 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.

25-Oct

AM3

ANDERSON, ALEXANDER (65408)

He died in Connaught Hospital, Aldershot from coryza whilst serving as an Acetylene Welder with No 6 Sores Depot and is buried in Edinburgh (Comely Bank) Cemetery.

16-Sep

Lt

ANDERSON, GEORGE

He was killed in action whilst flying DH4, F2634 of No 57 Sqn and is buried in Grevillers British Cemetery.

23-Jul

Clk 3

ANDERSON, JAMES (267350)

He died in Blandford Military Hospital from a perforated gastric ulcer whilst serving as a Clerk (Stores) at the Reserve Depot and is buried in Glasgow (Craigton) Cemetery.

31-May

Lt

ANDERSON, JOHN LAWRENCE KING 

He was killed in action whilst flying DH4, A7825 of No 55 Sqn, which was shot down in flames over Karlsruhe, he is buried in Niederzwehren 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.

18-Jul

Lt

ANDERSON, WILLIAM ALWIN 

He was killed in action whilst flying SE5A, F6060 of No 32 Sqn and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

21-Sep

Lt

ANDERSON, WILLIAM MC

He was killed in action whilst flying in RE8, F5976 of No 7 Sqn, which failed to return from an operation, he is buried in Mendinghem Military Cemetery.

12-Nov

AM3

ANDERSON, WILLIAM (309125)

He died in the Military Hospital, Blandford from influenza whilst serving as a Carpenter with 'K' Section, Reserve Depot and is buried in Lerwick New Cemetery.

24-Dec

Mem

ANDERSON-HASTIE, JANET (11500)

A member of the WRAF she was killed or died whilst serving in the UK and is buried in  Upavon Cemetery.

16-Nov

Pte 2

ANDREW, THOMAS (300852)

He died at 17 Gray Street, Middleton, Manchester (his home) from influenza, whilst serving as a Labourer with 5 Sub Unit, GDU and he is buried in Middleton Old Cemetery.

23-Oct

Boy

ANDREWS, ARTHUR HARRY (156436)

He died in Fargo Military Hospital from pneumonia whilst serving with No 1 School of Navigation and Bomb Dropping and is buried in Nottingham General Cemetery.

19-Jul

AM1

ANDREWS, ARTHUR WILLIAM (2446)

He died in the Station Hospital, Risalpur from pyrexia whilst serving as a Fitter (General) with No 31 Sqn and is commemorated on the Delhi Memorial (India Gate).

16-Sep

2 Lt

ANDREWS, ERIC BERNARD 

He was killed whilst flying DH4, A7788 of No 25 Sqn and is buried in Denain Communal Cemetery.

14-Apr

2 Lt

ANDREWS, JOHN ALFRED RAYMOND 

He was killed whilst flying RE8, C4561 of No 4 Sqn, which dived into the ground shortly after take off, he is buried in Aire Communal Cemetery.

14-Aug

2 Lt

ANDREWS, JOHN GIBSON 

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.

04-May

AM2

ANDREWS, PERCY (225242)

He was serving as a Armourer at No 4 ASD and died from paraplegia, he is buried in Les Baraques Military Cemetery, Sangatte.

26-Oct

Pte 2

ANDREWS, T (307600)

He was serving as a Musketry Instructor at the Reserve Depot when he died in the Spanish Influenza epidemic.  He is buried in Blandford Cemetery.

24-Sep

AM3

ANDREWS, WILLIAM JAMES (120688)

He was serving as a Carpenter at No 1 Aircraft Supply Depot at Marquise and was killed in a German air raid on the station, he is buried in Terlincthun British Cemetery, Wimille.

05-Nov

Cdt

ANGELOFF, CLAUDE GEORGE 

He was killed whilst flying in DH9, D2902 No 11 Training Depot Station, which spun into the ground and caught fire, he is buried in Southminster (St Leonard) Churchyard.

22-Oct

AM2

ANGIER, HASOLD WELLS (50550)

He died from influenza whilst serving as a Clerk (General) with No 1 Aircraft Depot and is buried in City of Paris Cemetery, Pantin.

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.

16-Jul

2 Lt

ANKERS, JOHN 

He was killed in action whilst flying DH9, B7673 of No 218 Sqn, which was last seen between Blankenburg and Zeebrugge, he is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

09-Jul

Boy

ANKERS, JOHN (250339)

He died in the RN Hospital at Chatham from broncho-pneumonia whilst serving at Eastchurch and is buried in Thornton Hough (All Saints) Churchyard.

11-May

2 Lt

ANKETELL, CHARLES EDWARD 

He was killed flying as the observer in DH9, B7587 of No 206 Sqn, flown by Lt G A Pitt, when the aircraft was attacked over Armentieres.  The pilot was uninjured and able to force land the aircraft.  He is buried in  Longuenesse (St Omer) Souvenir Cemetery.

11-Jul

2 Lt

ANKRETT, HERBERT HENRY 

He was killed in action whilst flying in DH9, C2182 of No 107 Sqn, which failed to return from a daylight bombing sortie, he is buried in Tournai Communal Cemetery Allied Extension.

03-May

Lt

ANNIS, WILBUR FAWCETT 

He died from injuries sustained whilst flying Curtis JN-4, C1047 of No 44 Wing, which spun into the ground and is buried in Toronto (Mount Pleasant) Cemetery.

29-Jun

Mem

ANSCOMBE, DAISY MAUD (2937)

She died whilst serving at No 2 Stores Distribution Park and is buried in or was cremated at Islington Cemetery and Crematorium.

26-Apr

AM2

ANTHONY, HUBERT FRANK (101922)

He was a wireless operator with No 35 Sqn but died from wounds sustained whilst attached to 196th Battery, Royal Field Artillery and is buried in St. Pierre Cemetery, Amiens.

24-Jun

2 Lt

APPLEBY, EDWIN ALEC 

He was killed whilst flying Camel, B5701 of No 201 Training Depot Station, which spun into the ground from 300 ft, he is buried in Lambeth (Tooting) Cemetery.

05-Sep

Pte 2

APPLETON, HENRY JAMES (193621)

He was killed in action whilst serving as a Labourer with No 37 Kite Balloon Section, 10th Balloon Company and is buried in Vis en Artois British Cemetery, Haucourt.

02-Sep

2 Lt

APPLEY, CLARENCE WASSON 

He was killed in action whilst flying FK8, F7394 of No 8 Sqn, which failed to return from an operation and is buried in Dury Crucifix Cemetery.

01-Nov

Capt

ARBUTHNOT, LENOX STANLEY 

He was killed in a flying accident whilst flying Bristol F2B, C4774 of No 21 Wing, WT Flt, which crashed after  the unercarriage hit the ground whilst low flying, he is buried in Oxford (Wolvercote) Cemetery.

03-Dec

Lt

ARBUTHNOT, GEORGE RONALD

He was killed in a flying accident whilst flying SE5, C8813 of No 41 TDS at London Colney, which spun into the ground after stalling on a climbing turn, he is buried in Shenley (St. Botolph) Churchyard.

13-Oct

Cdt

ARCHAMBAULT, PERCY (272603)

He died in the Base Hospital (Toronto?) from pneumonia whilst serving in Canada and is buried in New Westminster (St Peter's) Roman Catholic Cemetery.

07-Nov

Cdt

ARCHER, STANLEY J (331065)

He died from influenza in Shorncliffe Military Hospital whilst serving with No 8 Cadet Wing, and is buried in Huntingdon (Priory Road) Cemetery.

12-May

Capt

ARCHIBALD, MAX STANFIELD EATON 

He died of wounds in No 42 Casualty Clearing Station sustained whilst flying DH4, A8041 of No 18 Sqn and is buried in Aubigny Communal Cemetery Extension.

27-Jun

Lt

ARCHIBALD, WALTER ROY 

He was killed in action whilst flying Camel, D1789 of No 80 Sqn, which was last seen between Lens and La Bassie and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

08-Nov

2 Lt

ARCHIBALD, WESLEY ALEXANDER MC

He was killed whilst flying Dolphin, C8061 of No 29 Training Depot Station, which dived into the ground after stalling on take off, he is buried in East Boldre (St Paul) Churchyard.

04-Oct

AM2

ARDEN, GEORGE (94590)

He was serving as a Fitter (General) with No 47 Sqn and was admitted to hospital in Salonika on 1 Oct 1918 with a simple fracture of the left humerous but died from this wound three days later, he is buried in Mikra British Cemetery, Kalamaria.

22-Jul

Lt Col

ARDEN, JOHN HENRY MORRIS DSO

He was the CO of No 3 Cadet Wing, at Aboukir and died from self inflicted wounds after shooting himself with a service revolver, he is buried in Alexandria (Hadra) War Memorial Cemetery.

27-Sep

Lt

ARKLE, CHARLES WILLIAM R

An Equipment Officer 3rd Class, he was killed in a flying accident whilst flying as a passenger in DH9, D5789 of No 1 Aircraft Supply Depot and is buried in Terlincthun British Cemetery, Wimille.

12-Nov

Mem

ARMER, ALICE RUTH (22699)

A member of the WRAF she was killed or died whilst serving in the UK and is buried in Malmesbury Cemetery, Wiltshire.

26-Oct

Cpl

ARMITAGE, OLIVER HOLDEN (40322)

A Fitter (Aero Engine) he was killed whilst flying with Sgt W H White whilst flying in DH9, E631 of No 103 Sqn during a day bombing sortie and is buried in Cambrin Military Cemetery.

12-Apr

AM2

ARMOUR, THOMAS ELLIOT (24491)

He was whilst serving as a Fitter (General) at the Engine Repair Shops and died in 10 General Hospital from pneumonia and heart failure, he is buried in St Sever Cemetery Extension, Rouen.

13-Nov

Capt

ARMSTRONG, D'URBAN VICTOR DFC

He was killed in a flying accident whilst flying a Camel of No 151 Sqn and is buried in Tincourt New British Cemetery.

15-Jul

Lt

ARMSTRONG, GEORGE POWELL 

He died from injuries sustained on 13 Jul 1918 whilst flying in BE2c, 8422 of No 91 (Canadian) Training Sqn, which crashed in a flat spin and is buried in  Cranwell (St Andrew) Churchyard.

03-Sep

Lt

ARMSTRONG, GEORGE WHEELER 

He was killed whilst flying in Bristol F2B, C4648 of No 1 (Observer) School of Aerial Gunnery, which collided with C4781 of the same unit and is buried in Shorncliffe Military Cemetery.

25-Jul

2 Lt

ARMSTRONG, WILLIAM AUSTIN 

He was killed in action whilst flying Camel, D1794 of No 73 Sqn, which was last seen in combat over Furniers and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

12-Nov

Cpl

ARMSTRONG, WILLIAM JAMES (37312)

A Fitter (Aero Engine), he suffered a gun shot wound to his buttock on 24 Aug 1918 whilst serving with No 48 Sqn and was admitted to the 4th Northern General Hospital in Lincoln on 31 Oct, but was later moved to Holden House, Boston, where he died from pneumonia, he is buried in Lambeth (Tooting) Cemetery.

27-Nov

Cdt

ARN, ROY MELLINGTON (272834)

He died in St Andrew's Hospital, Davisville, Toronton from broncho-pneumonia whilst serving with the Cadet Wing (Canada) and is buried in Norwich Cemetery, Ontario.

10-Dec

AM1

ARNOLD, GEORGE (29324)

He had been discharged on 18 Jun 1918 but his cause of death is currently unknown and is buried in Smethwick (Uplands) Cemetery.  Prior to his discharge he had been serving as a Turner with No 74 Training Sqn.

03-Sep

Lt

ARNOLD, JOSEPH VICTOR

He was killed whilst flying Avro 504, B8762 of No 38 Training Depot Station, which collided with C700 of the same unit and is buried in Manchester (Philips Park) Cemetery.

08-Aug

Capt

ARNOLD, PETER FORRESTER 

He was the officer i/c Pay Duties at HQ 20th Wing and died in hospital from natural causes (pneumonia) whilst serving in Egypt and is buried in Alexandria (Hadra) War Memorial Cemetery.

12-Apr

Lt

ARNOT, ARTHUR ALISON McDONALD MC

He was killed in action whilst flying Camel, B5580 of No 3 Sqn, which was last seen near Aveluy Wood and is buried in Knightsbridge Cemetery, Mesnil-Martinsart.

29-Oct

2 Lt

ARNOTT, HAROLD DWIGHT 

He was the pilot of DH9, E8978 of No 104 Sqn on a raid against Jamatz Aerodrome.  His aircraft was seen going down in flames over the target and both he and his observer, B Johnson, were killed.  He is buried in Montcornet Military Cemetery.

16-Sep

2 Lt

ARNOTT, LESLIE 

He was killed in action whilst flying Bristol F2B, C878 of No 11 Sqn, which failed to return from an operation and is buried in Bevillers Communal Cemetery.

18-Apr

Clk 2

ARRAND, LEONARD (61344)

He died, cause unknown, whilst serving at a Storeman at the Reserve Depot and is buried in Darwen Cemetery.

09-Nov

AM2

ARROWSMITH, GEORGE FREDERICK JOHN (225615)

He died in 2nd London General Hospital from broncho-pneumonia whilst serving as a Carpenter with the Experimental Workshops (Battersea) and is buried in Chilham (St Mary) Churchyard.

06-Jun

Maj

ARTHUR, JAMES

He was killed in action whilst serving with HQ No 5 Group during an air raid on Coudekerque and is buried in Dunkirk Town Cemetery.

08-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.

24-Sep

Capt

ASBURY, EDWARD DANNETT 

He was killed in action whilst flying DH9, E8869 of No 49 Sqn, which last seen in combat over the Foret da Mormal and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

04-Jul

2 Lt

ASHBY, MAURICE GRASSAM 

He was killed in an accident whilst flying in RE8, D4696 of No 12 Sqn and is buried in Aire Communal Cemetery.

29-Oct

AM3

ASHER, CHARLES HENRY BOWDEN (132705)

He died in 8 Canadian Stationary Hospital from lobar pneumonia whilst serving as Labourer with No 2 HPA(?) and is buried in Charmes Military Cemetery, Essegney.

16-Jul

Lt

ASHFIELD, LIONEL ARTHUR DFC

He was killed in action whilst flying DH4, A7868 of  No 22 Sqn, which failed to return from a photo recce sortie and is buried in Ramscappelle Road Military Cemetery.

04-Nov

Mem

ASHLEY, DORA (17663)

A member of the WRAF she died whilst serving with No 10 Motor Transport Repair Depot, and is buried in Kensal Green (All Souls') Cemetery.

18-Nov

Chap

ASHTON, FREDERICK WILLIAM 

He died at home from pneumonia and is buried in Sheffield (City Road) Cemetery.

23-Jul

2 Lt

ASHTON, GEORGE GILBERT

He was killed in action whilst flying in FK8, D5108 of No 8 Sqn, which failed to return from an operation, he is buried in Heath Cemetery, Harbonnieres.

16-Sep

Lt

ASHWIN, GUY ARTHUR JONES 

He was killed, along with his observer, whilst flying Bristol F2B, F5822 of  "L" Flt, 1st Wing, which failed to return from a fighter-recce sortie, he is buried in Aubigny Communal Cemetery Extension.

03-Apr

AM3

ASHWOOD, FRANK (124218)

He was serving as a Fitter (Aero Engine) at the School of Technical Training (Halton Camp) and died in the Central Military Hospital, Aylesbury from pneumonia, he is buried in Sittingbourne Cemetery.

26-Nov

AM2

ASHWOOD, FREDERICK EDWARD (102678)

He died, cause and location unknown, whilst serving as a Labourer with No 2 Salvage Section and is buried in Stevenage (St Nicholas) Churchyard.

09-May

AM1

ASHWORTH, CHARLES (229581)

He had been serving on HMS 'Campania' but died in the RN Hospital, Southend from Tuberculosis and is buried in Heywood Cemetery, Lancashire.

26-Apr

2 Lt

ASHWORTH, ROGER WILLIAM 

He was killed in a flying accident whilst  flying FK8, C8549 of No 15 Training Sqn, which crashed in a flat spin, he is buried in Highgate Cemetery.

15-May

Capt

ASPINALL, JOHN VINCENT 

He was killed in action whilst flying Bristol F2B, C4882 of 11 Sqn, which was last seen in combat over Bouchin, he is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

06-Nov

Capt

ASTON, HENRY NORMAN

He died at home from natural causes and is buried in Huddersfield (Edgerton) Cemetery.

15-May

Lt

ATHERTON, FRANCIS WRIGHT MC

He was killed in action whilst flying RE8, B5876 of No 30 Sqn and is commemorated on the Basra Memorial.

22-Aug

Pte 2

ATKINS, CYRIL JAMES EDWARD (267721)

He died in the Military Hospital, Aylesbury whilst serving as a Rigger (Aero) at the School of Technical Training, Halton and is buried in Oxford (Rose Hill) Cemetery.

02-Sep

AM2

ATKINS, WILLIAM (46678)

He was on the establishment of the Reserve Depot when he died in Birmingham War Hospital from myelitis after being returned home from No 2 ASD, where he had been serving as a Fitter(Aero Engine) and is buried in Nottingham General Cemetery.

04-Jul

2 Lt

ATKINSON, CHARLES HENRY 

He was whilst flying Camel, D6494 of No 54 Sqn, which was seen to go down in a spin over Estrees, he is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

29-Jun

Pte ?

ATKINSON, FRANCIS FORSTER (199063)

He was training at the Reserve Depot and died in the Military Hospital, Blandford from bronchial -pneumonia, he is buried in Penrith Cemetery.

10-Jul

Lt

ATKINSON, FRANK 

He died from erysipelas in German captivity as a POW having been captured whilst serving with No 62 Sqn and is buried in Niederzwehren Cemetery.

26-Apr

Pte 3

ATKINSON, FREDERICK GEORGE (142954)

He was under training at the Reserve Depot when he died from pneumonia and is buried in Ashington (Holy Sepulchre) Churchyard.

14-Aug

AM2

ATKINSON, HERBERT (85926)

He died from injuries sustained in a fire at the Main Stores in Newcastle the previous day whilst serving as a Driver with No 2 Stores Distribution Park and is buried in Bridlington Cemetery.  His service records have not yet been located.

05-Jun

Pte

ATKINSON, LAWRENCE ALFRED (77691)

A member of the RAMC, he was killed in action whilst attached to No 103 Sqn and is buried in Beauvais Communal Cemetery.

27-Aug

AM3

ATKINSON, ROBERT (116912)

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

13-Jul

Pte 1

ATKINSON, WALTER JAMES (238558)

An aerial gunner, he was returning from a bombing raid in DH9, B9346 of No 211 Sqn, which came down in the sea.  He was drowned but his body was washed ashore and is buried in Flushing (Vlissingen) Northern Cemetery.

08-May

Lt

ATTEWELL, JOHN CHARLES 

He was killed whilst flying in Camel, B4640 of No 7 Training Depot Station, which spun into the ground after stalling, he is buried in Merton (St Mary) Churchyard.

28-Oct

2 Lt

ATTWATER, KEITH FALCONER 

He was killed whilst flying in O/400, C9691 of No 97 Sqn, which crashed on the aerodrome, he is buried in Charmes Military Cemetery, Essegney.

25-Sep

2 Lt

ATTWOOD, J T LESLIE 

Serving with No 55 Sqn, he was observer to 2 Lt C Turner (DH4, D8392) on a raid to Frankfurt, which was changed to Kaiserlautern whilst on route. After the raid they were attacked by up to 30 enemy aircraft and 2 Lt Attwood was killed, 2 Lt Turner managed to force land at Serres. He is buried in Charmes Military Cememtery, Essegney.

04-Nov

Cdt

AUDEN, GEOFFREY WILLIAM (184597)

He died in New End Military Hospital, Hampstead from pneumonia whilst serving at he Cadet Distribution Depot and is buried in Church Broughton (St Michael) Churchyard.

16-Jul

2 Lt

AUSTER, NORMAN CONWAY LITTLEWOOD

He was killed in action whilst flying DH9, D469 of No 27 Sqn, which failed to return from a bombing raid, he is buried in Dormans French National Cemetery.

21-Nov

Sgt

AUSTIN, ALBERT EDWARD (207735)

He died, cause unknown, whilst serving as a Rigger (Aero) with No 59 Training Depot Station and is buried in Leyton (St Mary with St. Edward) Churchyard.

11-Jul

2 Lt

AUSTIN, EDWARD VALENTINE 

He was killed in action whilst flying DH9, D1724 of No 98 Sqn, which was shot down by AA fire, he is buried in Sandpits British Cemetery, Fouquereuil.

27-Dec

Pte 2

AUSTIN, HERBERT (300707)

He died, cause unknown, whilst serving as a Labourer with No 3 Sub Unit (Stowmarket) and is buried in Colchester Cemetery.

25-Jul

Col

AUSTIN-SPARKS, RALPH HAROLD 

Serving at HQ Midland Area, he was killed whilst flying Bristol F2B, B8917 of No 1 School of Special Flying, which spun into the ground after stalling in a turn, he is buried in Clifton-on-Dunmore (St Mary) Additional Churchyard.

31-Oct

Chief Mech

AVERY, ALFRED (2545)

He died in Connaught Hospital, Aldershot from influenza whilst serving as a Fitter (Turner) with No 6 Stores Depot and is buried in Nonington (St Mary) Churchyard Extension.

14-Nov

AM1

AVERY, PERCY WILLIAM (246611)

A Labourer, he was possibly serving at Polegate when he died in the Military Hospital, Chichester from syncope and is buried in Leighton-Linslade (Leighton Buzzard) Cemetery.

23-Sep

AM3

AVERY, SAMUEL (141853)

He died in 3 Canadian General Hospital, Boulogne from wounds sustained in a German air raid whilst he was serving Fitter (Aero Engine) at No 1 Aircraft Supply Depot at Marquise, he is buried in Terlincthun British Cemetery, Wimille.

01-Jun

Lt

AYLES, FRANCIS POWELL 

He was killed whilst flying DH6, A9736 of No 5 Training Depot Station, which spun into the ground from 1,000 ft, he is buried in Weymouth Cemetery.

20-Dec

2 Lt

AYLES, WALTER MATTHEW WILLIAM 

He was serving with No 21 Sqn and was killed whilst was unscrewing the cap from a German shell and it exploded, he is buried in Tourcoing (Pont-Neuville) Communal Cemetery.

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