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RAF Casualties 1918 - F


23-Nov

Clk 2

FAGEL, WILLIAM SHIRLEY (111528)

He died from influenza whilst serving as a Clerk (General) with HQ, No 14 Wing and is buried in Bordighera British Cemetery.

01-Aug

Cpl

FAIERS, LOUIS GRAY (207889)

A Rigger (Airship) 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.

29-Sep

Lt

FAIR, VICTOR ADOLPH

He was killed in action whilst flying in DH9, D565 of No 211 Sqn, which was last seen going down in flames between Cambrai and Ypres and is buried in Harlebeke New British Cemetery.

08-May

2 Lt

FAIRBAIRN, DUDLEY CHURCHILL

He was killed whilst flying Avro 504, C652 of No 18 Training Sqn, which crashed possibly as the result of him losing conscienceness and is buried in Montrose (Sleepyhillock) Cemetery.

19-Jun

AC2

FAIRBROTHER, FRED (246763)

A Labourer, he was killed whilst flying in DH9, B7662 of RAF Prawle Point, which crashed at Gasfell (sic) on its return from a patrol and is buried in Atherton Cemetery.

23-Sep

2 Lt

FAIRBURN, FREDERICK ARCHIBALD

He was killed in action whilst flying Camel, C2174 of No 80 Sqn, which was last seen over Vendeuil closing in on an enemy aircraft and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

24-May

AM2

FAIREY, HARRY

He had been serving as an Acetylene Welder at No 1 Aircraft Depot (Engine Repair Section) and died in 1st Eastern General Hospital, Cambridge from tuberculosis of the lungs, he is buried in Cherry Hinton (St Andrew) Churchyard.

08-Jul

Pte 1

FALLACE, JOHN ANDREW (232581)

He died from emphysema whilst serving as a Labourer with the Cattewater Kite Balloon Section on HMS Valiant and is buried in Ince Blundell Roman Catholic Cemetery.

13-Sep

AM3

FALLOWS, HAROLD COLBORNE (270680)

He was serving at the Reserve Depot in Canada when he committed suicide by cutting his throat and is buried in Toronto Necropolis.

30-May

2 Lt

FARMER, ARCHIBALD ONSLOW

He was killed whilst flying RE8, A3570 of No 69 Training Sqn, when he jumped from the aircraft a few feet from the ground as it side-slipped following a structural failure and is buried in Narborough (All Saints) Churchyard.

11-Nov

AM1

FARMER, SIDNEY WILLIAM (205446)

He died in Dunfermline Hospital from pneumonia whilst serving as a Hydrogen Worker with No 18 Balloon Base, North Queensferry and is buried in Watford Cemetery.

25-Apr

2 Lt

FARNHAM, JAMES HORACE

He was killed whilst flying RE8, A5562 of No 17 Training Sqn, which dived into the ground, cause not apparent and is buried in Yatesbury (All Saints) Churchyard.

01-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.

01-Oct

Pte 2

FARQUHAR, JOHN (296540)

He died in Blandford Military Hospital from influenza and lobar pneumonia whilst serving as a Storeman with "K" Section, Recruit Training Wing  and is buried in Longside New Churchyard.

30-Oct

Lt

FARQUHAR, ROBERT WALLACE

He was killed in action whilst flying SE5A, D6132 of No 32 Sqn, which crashed in flames and is buried in Auberchicourt British Cemetery.

26-Oct

Cpl

FARR, WILLIAM JAMES (7966) MM

He was killed in action whilst serving as a Balloon Observer with 44 Balloon Section, No 19 Balloon Company and is buried in Beaurain British Cemetery.

18-Jul

2 Lt

FARRALL, JAMES GARNEY MARSHALL

He was killed in action whilst flying in Short 184, N2937 of No 406 Flt, which was shot down by enemy seaplanes and is commemorated on the Hollybrook Memorial, Southampton..

24-Nov

AM3

FARRANT, HECTOR REGINALD (310377)

He died in Blandford Group Clearing Hospital, cause unknown, whilst training as a Driver (Petrol) with K Section, Reserve Depot and is buried in Hornchurch (St Andrew) Churchyard.

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.

22-Nov

Pte 2

FAULKNER, JAMES REGINALD (309466)

He was serving as a motor-cyclist with No 55 Training Depot Station, Narborough when he died in the Cottage Hospital, Swaffham from pneumonia following influenza and is buried in Exeter Higher Cemetery.

02-Nov

Pte 1

FAULKNER, THOMAS LEVI (76068)

He died in 12 CCS from broncho-pneumonia whilst serving as a Labourer with No 14 Kite Balloon Section and is buried in Busigny Communal Cemetery Extension.

08-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.

12-Nov

2 Lt

FAWCETT, FRED

He died from burns and injuries sustained on 4 Nov 1918 whilst an aircraft of No 64 Sqn, which dived into the ground and burst into flames, he is buried in Etaples Military Cemetery.

24-Sep

Sgt

FAWCETT, WALTER REGINALD (3703)

He was serving as a Rigger (Aero) 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.

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.

01-Aug

AM3

FEAR, ERNEST JOHN (83321)

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

03-Nov

Sgt

FEAST, WILLIAM JOHN (209607)

He died in Connaught Hospital, Aldershot from pneumonia whilst serving as an Electrician at Wormwood Scrubbs and is buried in South Ealing Cemetery.

28-Sep

AM1

FEATHER, DAVID (223607)

He died in 79 General Hospital from broncho-pneumonia whilst serving as a Fitter (Aero Engine) at Otranto with No 66 Wing and is buried in Taranto Town Cemetery Extension.

01-Oct

Lt

FEATHERSTONE, GEORGE ALFRED

He was killed in action whilst flying DH9, D7342 of No 108 Sqn, which was last seen in combat near Roulers and is buried in Harlebeke New British Cemetery.

09-Jul

2 Lt

FELHAUER, CARL VARL

He was killed whilst flying DH9, C1197 of No 44 Training Sqn, which collided with Camel, F6384 during a formation practice flight and is buried in Lincoln (Newport) Cemetery.

16-Sep

2 Lt

FELTON, HOWARD ARNOLD

He was killed in action whilst flying in Bristol F2B, E2519 of No 22 Sqn, which failed to return from a fighter recce sortie and is buried in Naves Communal Cemetery Extension.

02-Jul

Flt Sgt

FELTON, WILLIAM ROWLAND (19464)

A Fitter (Aero Engine), he was killed whilst in flying BE2c, 9989 of No 203 Training Depot Station, which stalled and dived into the ground and is buried in Ilford Cemetery.

30-Jun

Lt

FENNELL, FREDERICK VIBOND

He was killed in a flying accident whilst flying FK8, B3379 of No 8 Sqn and is buried in St Riquier British Cemetery.

05-Dec

AM2

FENNER, GEORGE THOMAS (208742)

He died at Henlow from pneumonia whilst serving as a Rigger (Aero) with No 5 (Eastern) Aircraft Repair Depot and  is commemorated on the Brookwood (United Kingdom 1914-1918) Memorial.

20-Jul

Boy Mech

FENNER, WILLIAM GEORGE (149967)

He died in the War Hospital, St Albans from pneumonia whilst serving with No 41 Training Depot Station and is buried in St Albans Cemetery.

24-Oct

2 Lt

FENTON, CEDRIC EDGAR

He died from pneumonia whilst serving with No 44 Sqn and is buried in Leeds (Harehills) Cemetery.

28-Sep

Lt

FENTON, JAMES ANDREW

He was killed in action whilst flying Camel, F5937 of No 209 Sqn, which was last seen in combat near Flessiers and is buried Chapel Corner Cemetery, Sauchy Lestree.

03-Sep

2 Lt

FERGUSON, FRANK WILLARD

He was killed in action whilst flying Dolphin, C4163 of No 87 Sqn, which failed to return from a sortie and is buried in Arras Road Cemetery, Roclincourt.

29-Nov

Cpl

FERGUSON, GORDON ARCHER (40313)

He was serving as a Fitter (Aero Engine) at the Aircraft Park, India and died in hospital at Lahore from appendicitis, he is commemorated on the Karachi 1914-1918 War Memorial.

16-Oct

Lt

FERGUSON, JOHN FERRIER

He died from influenza whilst serving with No 43 Wing and is buried in Regina Cemetery.

21-Sep

2 Lt

FERGUSON, JOHN SHANNON

He was killed in action whilst flying in O/400, C9723 of No 215 Sqn, which failed to return from a night bombing raid and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

07-Jul

Lt

FERGUSON, WILLIAM BRUCE MC

He was drowned whilst flying Pup, C308 of No 189 (Night) Training Sqn whilst contour flying and crashed in the Thames, he is buried in Hornchurch (St Andrew) Churchyard.

23-Jul

Lt

FERNALD, VAN DYKE

He was brought down and captured whilst flying Bristol F2B, C4762 of No 139 Sqn and died later that day as a result of his wounds.  He his buried in Tezze British Cemetery.

29-Oct

AM2

FERNLEY, NORMAN WARHURST (50720)

He died in 24 General Hospital from broncho-pneumonia whilst serving as a Wireless Operator with No 12 Sqn and is buried in Etaples Military Cemetery.

16-Sep

2 Lt

FERREIRA, JULIEN PERCY

He was killed in action whilst flying DH4, A7987 of No 57 Sqn, which failed to return from a sortie and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

09-Nov

AM3

FERROUSSAT, WILLIAM PERCY (180576)

He died in 3rd Southern General Hospital, Oxford from pneumonia whilst serving with No 2 School of Aeronautics and is buried in Birmingham (Yardley) Cemetery.

29-Jul

Flt Cdt

FESSER, CHARLES FREDERIC (360262)

He was killed whilst flying DH9, C1256 of No 44 Training Sqn, when the top wing collapsed and is buried in Lincoln (Newport) Cemetery.

22-Jul

2 Lt

FEURER, SYDNEY MOSS

He was killed whilst flying DH9, D490 of No 27 Sqn, which is believed to have been brought down in flames near Mont Notre Dame and is buried in Vailly British Cemetery.

23-Dec

Capt

FFRENCH, EVELYN WILSON

He was killed whilst flying Snipe, E8179 of No 42 Training Depot Station near Hounslow and was cremated at Golders Green Crematorium.

23-May

2 Lt

FFRENCH, GEORGE EDWARD

He was killed in action whilst flying DH4, B2136 of No 27 Sqn, which crashed on take off for a bombing raid and is buried in Pernes British Cemetery.

26-Jun

Cdt

FIELD, THEODORE REEVES (178852)

He was a Pilot (Learner) at the Cadet Distribution Depot and died in the Military Hospirtal, Hampstead  from pneumonia, he is buried in Kensal Green (All Souls') Cemetery.

10-Oct

AC2

FILGATE, WILLIAM (297474)

He died as the result of a heart failure whilst serving as an Engine Driver (Stationary) at the Airship Construction Station (Pulham) and is buried in Kilbarrack Cemetery.

27-Oct

2 Lt

FINBOW, WILLIAM GEORGE

He died on board the Hospital Ship 'Garth Castle' from influenza and pneumonia whilst serving with No 201 Training Sqn and is buried in Ipswich Cemetery.

03-Sep

Clk 3

FINCH, HERBERT WILLIAM (196787)

He was killed in an accident whilst serving with No 1 Stores Depot when he slipped beneath a piece of heavy machinery he was assisting to raise onto a travelling crane and is buried in Ipswich Cemetery.

30-Nov

Lt

FINCH, REGINALD ERNEST

He was serving as the Officer i/c Messing at RAF Cranwell when he died in 4th Northern General Hospital, Lincoln from pneumonia and is buried in Fulham Palace Road Cemetery.

28-Oct

AM3

FINCHAM, ROBERT HAROLD (312486)

He died from pneumonia whilst training as a Tinsmith with the Recruit Training Wing and is buried in Enfield (Lavender Hill) Cemetery.

02-Nov

Pte 2

FINDLATER, THOMAS (121219)

He died in the Camp Hospital whilst serving as a Labourer with No 2 (Northern) Aeroplane Repair Depot and is buried in Stirling (Ballengeich) Cemetery.

18-May

Lt

FINE, SOLOMAN

He was killed whilst flying RE8, C5047 of No 15 Sqn, probably in a flying accident.  He is buried in Contay British Cemetery.

02-Aug

Surgeon

FINLAISON, HILTON EVANS BEAR

An GP in civilian life, he died from pleurisy whilst serving at the (ex RNAS) Training Depot, Letchworth and is buried in Kensal Green (All Souls') Cemetery.

03-Jun

2 Lt

FINLAY, KENNETH NEIL

He died from injuries sustained whilst flying FK3, B9581 of No 26 Training Sqn when he spun into the ground during a low level turn the previous day, he is buried in Liston (or Lyston) Churchyard.

01-Aug

Flt Cdt

FINNEY, GEORGE (25444)

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.

18-May

2 Lt

FINNIGAN, JOSEPH

He was killed in action whilst flying DH4, D8410 of 205 Sqn, which was last seen near Aubercourt and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

05-Sep

Lt

FINZI, EDGAR CECIL

He was killed in action whilst flying in DH9, D2804 of No 221 Sqn, which failed to return from a sortie and is buried in Mikra British Cemetery, Kalamaria.

28-Aug

AM2

FIRTH, EDGAR (108023)

He had been discharged from the RAF on 25 May 1918 as no longer physically fit for war service, later dying and is buried in Sheffield (Tinsley Park) Cemetery.

18-Nov

AM2

FIRTH, HARRY (63035)

He died in the Station Hospital, Orfordness whilst serving as a Driver (MT) with the Armament Experimental Station and is buried in Leeds (Lawns Wood) Cemetery.

01-Oct

Lt

FIRTH, JAMES WILLIAM

He was killed in action whilst flying in DH9, D5835 of No 108 Sqn, which failed to return from a bombing raid and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

17-Oct

2 Lt

FIRTH, PHILIP ROY

He was killed whilst flying SE5A, D8432 of No 47 Training Depot Station, which stalled with the engine on and is buried in Leeds (Lawns Wood) Cemetery.

02-Jun

Capt

FISH, WILLIAM RAYMOND MC and Bar

He was killed in action whilst flying Camel, C1589 of No 54 Sqn, which collided with another aircraft and is buried in Ebblinghem Military Cemetery.

21-Jul

2 Lt

FISHER, BERTRAM

He was killed in action whilst flying Camel, B2490 of No 54 Sqn, which failed to return from an offensive patrol and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

14-Aug

AM2

FISHER, HENRY WALTER (50475)

He was died in 10 CCS from wounds (compound fracture of tibia and fibia) sustained whilst serving as a Labourer with No 36 Kite Balloon Section and is buried in Croix-Rouge Military Cemetery, Quaedypre.

30-Jul

Flt Cdt

FISHER, OSCAR (240260)

He was killed whilst flying O/400, C9875 of No 8 Training Depot Station, which flew into the ground and burst into flames during a solo flight and is buried in Grimsby (Scartho Road) Cemetery.

30-Sep

Lt

FISHER, SIDNEY JOHN

He was killed whilst flying Pup, C310 of No 205 Training Depot Station, which collapsed in the air as he attempted a loop and is buried Vendome Town Cemetery.

15-May

2 Lt

FITTON, JAMES CLIFFORD

He was killed in action whilst flying in Bristol F2B, C85? of No 48 Sqn, which was last seen spinning down followed by two enemy aircraft and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

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.

01-Jul

Lt

FITZGERALD, ROY JAMES

He was killed during an attack by enemy fighters whilst flying in Bristol F2B, C4849 of No 35 Sqn and is buried in Vignacourt British Cemetery.

23-Apr

Lt

FITZROY, WILLIAM HENRY ALFRED (VISCOUNT IPSWICH)

He was killed whilst flying RE8, D4968 of No 17 Training Sqn, which spun into the ground, reason unknown and is buried in Euston (St Genevieve) Churchyard, he qualified as an observer in February 1918.

12-Oct

AM2

FITZSIMMONS, PATRICK (96816)

He died in the 3rd Scottish General Hospital, Glasgow whilst serving as a Fabric Worker at No 1 Aircraft Park and is buried in Glasgow (St Kentigern's) Roman Catholic Cemetery.

10-Nov

AM2

FLANAGAN, FRANK ERNEST (205211)

He died in Holloway, London, cause unknown, whilst serving as a Fitter (Aero Engine) with 209 Training Depot Station and is buried in Brookwood Military Cemetery.

04-May

2 Lt

FLAVELL, ALFRED VICTOR

He was killed whilst flying Bristol F2B, B8918 of No 8 Training Sqn, which crashed onto a hanger and burst into flames following an engine failure and is buried in Birmingham (Yardley) Cemetery.

22-Oct

Sgt

FLEET, ERIC THOMAS

He was killed whilst flying Snipe, E8018 of No 112 Training Depot Station, cause not apparent and is buried in Heston (St Leonard) Churchyard.

06-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.

03-Nov

2 Lt

FLEISCHER, DERRIC CECIL

He was the pilot of DH4, B7812 of No 55 Sqn during a raid on sidings at Sarrebourg.  They bombed successfully and returned to the aerodrome but Fleischer crashed on landing and was injured (dying later from his injuries), his observer being killed.  He is buried in Charmes Military Cemetery, Essegney.

29-Apr

2 Lt

FLEMING, ALFRED

He died from wounds sustained whilst flying as the observer in RE8, C4555 of No 4 Sqn and is buried in Arneke British Cemetery.

23-Sep

AM3

FLEMING, THOMAS DANIEL JAMES (95128)

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.

24-Sep

AM2

FLEMING, THOMAS JAMES (406429)

He was killed accidentally whilst serving as a Fitter (General) with No 29 Sqn and is buried in Arneke British Cemetery.

18-Nov

AM1

FLETCHER, ARTHUR ERNEST (30566)

He died in 20 CCS from influenza whilst serving as a Driver with No 4 Reserve Lorry Park and is buried in Premont British Cemetery.

29-Sep

2 Lt

FLETCHER, CHARLES

He died from wounds (gun shot wounds to face and abdomen)  sustained the previous day whilst flying in RE8, C2530 of No 7 Sqn and is buried Haringhe (Bandaghem) Military Cemetery.

20-Oct

2 Lt

FLETCHER, CHARLES ALEXANDER

He was killed whilst flying in DH9, C1372 of No 1 Fighting School, which crashed into the sea after stalling in a climbing turn and is buried in Hadley General 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.

31-Oct

AM1

FLETCHER-WOODS, CYRIL WILFRED FRANCIS (23222)

He died from influenza whilst serving with the Aircraft Park (India) and is commemorated on the Karachi 1914-1918 War Memorial.  His service records have so far not been found.

13-Jun

Sgt

FLEXMAN, WALTER EDWARD (242568)

He was the aerial gunner to Lt W J Rivett-Carnac, in DH9, C6267 of No 104 Sqn on a raid against Hagondange.  They were attacked over the target and the pilot was wounded in the foot and Flexman was hit in the lung.  The pilot was able to get the aircraft down on the  Allied side of the lines but Flexman had already died of his wounds.  He is buried in Charmes Military Cemetery, Essegney.

07-Jul

Pte 1

FLINT, GEORGE WILLIAM (235220)

He died, cause unknown, whilst serving as a Labourer with "D" Tent Detachment and is buried in Wavans British Cemetery.

17-Oct

AM1

FLINT, OSWALD (114380)

He died in 53 General Hospital, Boulogne from broncho-pneumonia whilst serving as Fabric Worker with No 1 Aeroplane Supply Depot and is buried in Terlincthun British Cemetery, Wimille.

26-Oct

Pte 2

FLITCROFT, SAMUEL (305190)

He died in the Royal Herbert Hospital, Woolwich from influenza whilst serving as a Labourer with No 1 Stores Depot and is buried in Bolton (Tonge) Cemetery.

20-Nov

AM3

FLOOD, SAMUEL DAVID JONES (91320)

He was serving as a Rigger (Aero) with No 4 School of Navigation & Bomb Dropping and died in Thetford Military Hospital from influenza and pneumonia, he is buried in Blackburn Cemetery.

16-Dec

Sgt

FLOWER, ALFRED (483)

He died in Harton House Hospital, South Shields from influenza whilst serving as a Telephone Operator with No 36 Sqn and is buried in Maldon Cemetery.

15-May

Lt

FLOWER, CHARLES KENYON

He was killed whilst flying DH9, B7600 of No 218 Sqn, which crashed on the aerodrome and is buried in Dunkirk Town Cemetery.

25-May

AM2

FLOWER, JOHN THOMAS (9802)

He died had served as a Driver at Nos 3 and 5 Aircraft Parks before returning to the UK in Dec 1917 and died in Shorncliffe Militaty Hospital from severe contusion of the abdomen, as the result of an accident, he is buried in Lowestoft (Kirkley) Cemetery.

14-Oct

Capt

FLOWERS, HUMPHREY FRENCH

He was killed as a flight commander with No 82 Sqn whilst flying FK8, C8557, which was attacked by a number on enemy fighters whilst he was engaged in dropping ammunition to troops on the ground.  He is buried in Dadizeele New British Cemetery.

30-Oct

Pte 2

FLYNN, CARROLL (307276)

He died in Blandford Military Hospital whilst serving as a Labourer with 'H' Section, Reserve Depot and is buried in Tralee (Ratass) Cemetery.

11-Oct

AM3

FLYNN, GEORGE (131080)

He died from pneumonia whilst serving as a Labourer with HQ No 8 Group and is buried in Great Harwood Cemetery.

03-Sep

Capt

FLYNN, JERRY HOPE LAURICE WILFRID

He was killed in action whilst flying SE5A, C1124 of No 32 Sqn, which failed to return from a sortie and is buried in Sin le Noble Communal Cemetery.

20-Jun

2 Lt

FLYNN, VINCENT JEROME

He was killed whilst flying Avro 504, D7562 of No 4 Training Depot Station, Hooton Park, which collided with Avro 504, B8604 of the same unit and is buried in Jersey City Holy Name Cemetery.

19-Jul

AM1

FODEN, HENRY RIDEWOOD (204924)

He died in 2 Stationary Hospital, Dunkirk from injuries sustained whilst serving as a Fitter (Aero Engine) with No 213 Sqn when he was struck by the propeller of Camel, D8147 and is buried in Dunkirk Town Cemetery.

30-Jul

Maj

FOGGIN, CYRIL EDGAR

He was serving with No 41 Sqn and was killed in a motor car accident in France, along with Capt O J F Scholte of No 60 Sqn, he is buried in St Riquier British Cemetery.

14-Jul

2 Lt

FOGGIN, GEORGE WILLIAM DUXFIELD

He was killed in action whilst flying Bristol F2B, C950 of No 48 Sqn and is buried in Vignacourt British Cemetery.

12-May

Capt

FOLEY, FRANCIS YARDE

He was a Quartermaster and died in a British Red Cross Hospital of an illness contracted on active service in Gallipoli and Egypt.  He is buried in Netley Military Cemetery.

15-Nov

2 Lt

FOLKARD, WILLIAM LANDELS

He was killed whilst flying in Bristol F2B, F4290 of No 138 Sqn, which struck a tree and crashed on take off, he is buried in Stowmarket Cemetery.

27-Jun

Lt

FOORD, EDWARD ALEC

He was killed in action whilst flying Bristol F2B, C935 of No 48 Sqn, which was last seen going down in flames during combat and is buried in Villers-Bretonneux Military Cemetery.

30-Oct

Cdt

FORBES, IAN GRANT (174147)

He died from pneumonia whilst serving in Canada and is buried in Toronto Necropolis.

17-Jul

2 Lt

FORBES, NEVILLE JOHN

He was killed in action whilst flying FK8, D5088 of No 10 Sqn, which failed to return from a night recce and is buried in Esquelbecq Military Cemetery.

25-Jul

AM2

FORBES, WILLIAM MURRAY (136704)

He died from wounds sustained in France (Delville Wood) whilst serving as a Labourer with No 5 Aircraft Repair Depot and is buried in Logie Cemetery.  Strangely, his records are annotated that he was discharged in September 1918?

03-May

2 Lt

FORD, CLARENCE JAMES

He was killed whilst flying Pup, B1845 of the Central Flying School, which dived into the ground whilst exiting a loop and is buried in Horsforth Cemetery.

18-Aug

AM1

FORD, HAROLD JOHN (1887)

He had been discharged from the RFC on 16 Apr 1917 suffering from tubercle of the lung having served as a Fitter (General) with No 35 (Reserve) Sqn, presumably dying from the condition and is buried in Torquay Cemetery and Extension.

11-Oct

AM2

FORD, JOSEPH CHARLES (299278)

He died in 3rd Northern General Hospital, Sheffield from pneumonia whilst serving as a Clerk (Stores) with No 7 Stores Depot and is buried in Camberwell Old Cemetery.

05-Apr

2 Lt

FORD, NORMAN

He was killed in a flying accident whilst flying in FE2b, A844 of No 100 Sqn and is buried in Fere-Champenoise French National Cemetery.

19-Jul

2 Lt

FORD, NORMAN STANLEY

He was killed whilst flying SE5A, D3556 of the Central Flying School, which dived into the ground after stalling on a climbing turn and is buried in Upavon Cemetery.

29-Jul

2 Lt

FORREST, ARTHUR CECIL

He was killed whilst flying Camel, C139 of No 201 Sqn, which was lost in battle and is buried in Pernes British Cemetery.

05-Oct

Lt

FORREST, LESLIE JAMES

He was killed whilst flying FE2b, D9920 of No 102 Sqn, which failed to return from a sortie and is buried in Drummond Cemetery, Raillencourt.

29-Sep

Flt Cdt

FORREST-DUNLOP, JOHN JAMES (181870)

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

06-May

Sgt

FORSDICK, HORACE REGINALD (96611)

He was killed whilst flying Camel, B9192 of No 42 Training Sqn, which failed to recover from a spin and is buried in Croydon (Mitcham Road) Cemetery.

07-Oct

2 Lt

FORSTER, DOUGLAS

He died from injuries sustained the previous day whilst flying in DH9, D3222 of No 11 Training Depot Station, which dived into the ground from a very steep turn and burst into flames and is buried in Wingate (Holy Trinity) Churchyard.

09-May

2 Lt

FORSTER, ROBERT CYRIL

He was killed whilst flying DH9, C6261 of No 75 Training Sqn, which broke up in the air and is buried in Gateshead (Saltwell) Cemetery.

27-Jun

Capt

FORSYTH, WILLIAM ALLAN

He was killed in action whilst flying Dolphin, C3806 of No 79 Sqn, which was last seen near Armentieres and is buried in Motor Car Corner Cemetery.

05-Dec

Pte 2

FOSKETT, WILLIAM GEORGE (145484)

He died from bronchitis whilst serving as a Batman with No 149 Sqn and is buried in Mons (Bergen) Communal Cemetery.

24-Oct

Flt Cdt

FOSS, FREDERICK KAY (154953)

He was killed whilst flying in Camel, F9632 of No 43 Training Depot Station, which failed to recover from a spin following a half roll from an inverted dive and is buried in Andover Cemetery.

09-Jun

Boy

FOSTER, CHARLES WILLIAM (82905)

He died in 4th Northern General Hospital from appendicitis whilst serving with the Boys Training Wing at Cranwell and is buried in Morley (St Mary in the Wood) Congregational Chapelyard.

27-Sep

Lt

FOSTER, CUTHBERT

He was killed in action whilst flying Bristol F2B, E2153 of No 88 Sqn, which was last seen near Agincourt and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

10-Dec

Pte 1

FOSTER, JAMES (409650)

He died in Hainault Aerodrome Hospital, from broncho-pneumonia whilst serving as a Labourer with No 4 Sub-unit, GSU and is buried in Godmanchester (St Mary) Churchyard.

07-Dec

Pte 1

FOSTER, WILLIAM (134962)

He was killed accidentally, probably in a railway accident near Brussels, whilst serving as a Labourer with No 3 Section, No 13 Balloon Company and is buried in Herzele Churchyard.

16-Sep

Clk 1

FOSTER, WILLIAM EMRYS (404110)

He died in Alexandria from pneumonia whilst serving as a Clerk (Stores) with "X" Aircraft Park and is buried in Alexandria (Hadra) War Memorial Cemetery.

26-Oct

Sgt

FOSTER, WILLIAM GEORGE (93772)

He died from a bullet wound in the left hip sustained whilst serving as a Photographer with No 4 Sqn and is buried in Y Farm Military Cemetery, Bois-Grenier.

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.

04-Aug

AM3

FOULKES, ARTHUR WILLIAM (120917)

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

14-Oct

Lt

FOUNTAIN, CECIL CHARLES

He was killed in action whilst flying Camel, F3116 of No 210 Sqn, which failed to return from a sortie and is buried in Dadizeele New British Cemetery.

07-Apr

Cdt

FOURNIER, LUDGER L. (154484)

He died, cause unknown and is buried in Toronto (Mount Hope) Cemetery.

21-Sep

2 Lt

FOWLER, ALFRED CHARLES GARRETT

He was killed in action whilst flying in O/400, C9723 of No 215 Sqn, which failed to return from a night bombing raid and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

25-Jul

Lt

FOWLER, CECIL JAMES

He was killed whilst flying SPAD VIII, A9151 of No 30 Training Depot Station, which failed to recover from a low level spin and is buried in Hanwell Cemetery.

18-Nov

Capt

FOX RUSSELL, HENRY THORNBURY MC

He was killed whilst flying Dolphin, C4011 of No 4 Training Depot Station, which spun into the ground and is buried in Holyhead (St Seiriol) Churchyard.

26-Oct

AM2

FOX, ALBERT EDWARD (116578)

He died from influenza whilst serving as a Labourer with the Wireless Experimental Establishment and is buried in Bradford (Undercliffe) Cemetery.

23-Aug

AM2

FOX, ALBERT HENRY (49873)

He died in Shorncliffe Military Hospital from appendicitis whilst serving as a Photographer at RAF Manston and is buried in Fairford (St Mary) Churchyard.

23-Jul

Lt

FOX, BENSON CHARLES

He was killed whilst flying Dolphin, C8128 of No 34 Training Depot Station, which spun into the ground from a turn and is buried in Lincoln (Newport) Cemetery.

26-Oct

2 Lt

FOX, HIRAM CLAUDE

He was killed whilst flying in Camel, E7148 of No 46 Training Depot Station, which spun into the ground after stalling during a forced landing and is buried in Lincoln (Newport) Cemetery.

17-Dec

Flt Cdt

FOX, JOHN FRANCIS (175855)

He was killed whilst flying Avro 504K, E9280 of No 13 Training Depot Station when he collided with E9285 of the same unit in the circuit at Tern Hill and is buried in Bathwick (St Mary the Virgin) Churchyard.

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.

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.

27-Sep

Clk 3

FOX, WILLIAM (290024)

He died in 3rd Southern General Hospital from spinal obsidian whilst serving with No 3 Stores Depot and is buried in Haverton Hill (St John) Churchyard.

02-Nov

AM3

FOXFORD, WALTER JOHN (68293)

He died in Connaught Hospital, Aldershot from influenza whilst serving as a Carpenter with No 6 Stores Depot and is buried in New Bradwell (or Stantonbury) (St James) Churchyard.

19-Oct

Sgt

FOYLE, THOMAS (203944)

He died in 79th General Hospital from a perforated ulcer whilst serving as a Blacksmith with No 67 Wing and is buried in Taranto Town Cemetery Extension.

04-Jul

2 Lt

FRANK, HUGH ROBERT

He was killed in action whilst flying Camel, B3858 of No 209 Sqn, which was last seen in combat near Cerisy and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

14-Jul

Lt

FRANKLIN, LESLIE NANSEN

He was killed in action whilst flying SE5A, D6064 of No 56 Sqn, which was seen to go down in flames near Croiscelles and is buried in Croisilles British Cemetery.

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.

12-Oct

Cdt

FRASER, DONALD (272308)

He died from pneumonia whilst serving with the Cadet Wing (Canada) and is buried in London (Woodland) Cemetery.

22-Jul

2 Lt

FRASER, MURDO

He died from natural causes whilst serving with No 68 Sqn and is buried in Elgin New Cemetery.

18-May

2 Lt

FRASER, ROBERT ALEXANDER

He was killed whilst flying RE8, C5047 of No 15 Sqn, probably in a flying accident.  He is buried in Contay British Cemetery.

01-Nov

Pte 1

FRAYLING, ALBERT WALLACE (55551)

He died at 4th Northern General Hospital, Lincoln, cause unknown, whilst serving as a Motor Cyclist with No 45 Training Sqn and is buried in Cardiff (Cathays) Cemetery.

08-Jul

2 Lt

FREDERICK, LEONARD MARTIN

He was killed whilst flying Camel, C381 of No 6 Training Sqn, which collided with Pup, B7485 of the same unit near Montrose and is buried in Montrose (Sleepyhillock) Cemetery.

06-Dec

AM3

FREEMAN, EDWIN RICHARD (121766)

He was serving as a Driver with No 5 Port Detachment, Richborough and died in Sandwich Military Hospital from influenza, he is buried in Munslow (St Michael) Churchyard Extension.

09-Sep

2 Lt

FREEMAN, HAROLD AUGUSTUS

He was killed whilst flying Camel, C2197 of "C" Sqn, Central Flying School which dived into the ground from a turn during a formation flying practice and is buried in Upavon Cemetery.

29-Jul

2 Lt

FREEMAN, JOSEPH ARTHUR

He was killed whilst flying RE8, C2397 of No 9 Training Depot Station which spun into the ground and burst into flames at Shawbury and is buried in Luton General Cemetery.

21-Jul

Maj

FREEMAN, RUSSELL HERBERT MC

He was reported missing (Camel, D1918 of No 73 Sqn) having been last seen flying in the direction of Belleau and is presumed to have been killed that night.  He is buried in Raperie British Cemetery, Villemontoire.

06-Oct

2 Lt

FREER, WALTER

He was killed in action whilst flying DH9, E8934 of No 108 Sqn, which failed to return from a sortie and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

16-Oct

Flt Cdt

FRENCH, EDWIN VALENTINE  (110365)

He was killed whilst flying in FE2b, A5648 of No 200 (Night) Training Sqn, which collided with a tree during a forced landing and is buried in Romford Cemetery.

23-Nov

AM2

FRENCH, JOHN WILLIAM (78549)

He died in a Military Hospital in Middlesbrough whilst he was on leave from No 46 Sqn in France, where he was serving as an Assistant Armourer and is buried in Middlesbrough (North Ormesby) Cemetery.

22-Aug

Cdt

FRIZZELL, NORMAN STUART (152752)

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

19-Oct

Pte 2

FRODSHAM, JOSEPH (134281)

He died in Shorncliffe Military Hospital from influenza in Shorncliffe Military Hospital whilst serving as a Labourer with No 8 Cadet Wing and is buried in Manchester Southern Cemetery.

21-Jul

Capt

FRONEMAN, EVERIL EDWIN

He was killed whilst flying Bristol F2B, C4788 of No 44 Training Depot Station, which spun into the ground from about 5,000 ft and is buried in Ascot (All Saints) Churchyard Extension.

23-Sep

Cdt

FROOM, ALLMAN MINOR (154228)

He was killed whilst flying Curtiss JN-4, C434 of the School of Aerial Gunnery (Canada), which crashed at Beamsville, Ontario and is buried in Regina Cemetery.

18-Oct

Cdt

FROST, FREDERICK DONALD (184094)

He died from pneumonia whilst serving with the Cadet Distributing Depot and is buried in Newport (St Woolos) Cemetery.  His service records give a date of death of 20 Oct 1918?

29-Jul

AM2

FROST, GEORGE FREDERICK (315097)

He was killed whilst flying in DH9, D3118 of No 55 Training Depot Station, which spun into the ground from 500 ft after stalling in a turn and is buried in Wellington General Cemetery, Shropshire.

23-Jul

Sgt

FROW, HERBERT GEORGE (317422)

He was killed in action whilst flying in Bristol F2B, C4759 of No 139 Sqn, which was last seen over Trento at 16,000 ft and is buried in Mattarello Communal Cemetery.

07-Dec

AM3

FRY, THOMAS ALBERT (253157)

He died in the RN Hospital, Chatham from influenza and pneumonia whilst serving as a Draughtsman with the Isle of Grain Depot and is buried in Gillingham (Woodlands) Cemetery.

16-Jun

Lt

FUHR, HUGH ROBERT

He was killed whilst flying Avro 504, B8780 of No 67 Training Sqn, which dived into the ground after stalling in a turn and is buried in Shotwick (St Michael) Churchyard.

11-Nov

Cpl

FULLER, FRANK (38402)

He died in No 2 Convalescence Depot from influenza whilst serving as a Driver with No 102 Sqn and is buried in St Sever Cemetery Extension, Rouen.

07-Oct

Sgt

FULLER, GEORGE EDWIN (175876)

He was killed whilst flying as an observer in Bristol F2B, E2591 of No 11 Sqn, which was shot down by a fighter of Jasta 1 and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

04-Jun

AM1

FULLER, PERCY HAROLD (233503)

He was killed in an air raid on Coudekerque whilst serving as a Carpenter with No 214 Sqn and is buried in Dunkirk Town Cemetery.

29-May

2 Lt

FULLERTON, CHARLES ALAN CLARKE

He was killed whilst flying in Avro 504, C656 of No 72 Training Sqn, which failed to recover from a spin and is buried in Thrybergh (St Leonard) Old Churchyard.

20-Oct

2 Lt

FURLEY, JULIUS DERMOT CECIL BARRY

He was serving with No 5 Fighting School and died from Intestinal obstruclia (strangulation), he is buried in Cairo War Memorial Cemetery.

21-Oct

Lt

FUTCHER, HERBERT EDISON

He was killed whilst flying in DH9A, F981 of No 3 Aircraft Depot, which crashed on take off and is buried in Perreuse Chateau Franco British National Cemetery.

18-Jun

Lt

FYFE, ROBERT JOSS

He was killed in action whilst flying SE5A, D259 of No 84 Sqn, which failed to return from an offensive patrol and is buried in Villers-Bretonneux Military Cemetery.

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