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RAF Casualties 1918 - P


03-Sep

2 Lt

PACEY, FREDERICK CARMAN

He was killed in action whilst flying SE5A, D6935 of No 32 Sqn, which failed to return from a sortie and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

29-Jul

Sgt

PACEY, JOSEPH WOODLEY (220614)

He was killed in action whilst flying as the Observer in DH9, B7668 of No 206 Sqn, which failed to return from a sortie and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.  Lt G Cheston USAS was also killed.

21-Jun

Lt

PACKE, ROBERT CHRISTOPHER

He was killed whilst on sea patrol in Camel, N6608 of No 212 Sqn, which crashed into the sea during an early morning patrol and is commemorated on the Hollybrook Memorial, Southampton.

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.

17-Oct

2 Lt

PACKHAM, CONRAY THOMAS

He was killed in an accident whilst flying in RE8, B7712 of No 17 Training Depot Station and is buried in Ismailia War Memorial Cemetery.

28-Sep

Lt

PADMORE, ALAN REYNOLDS

He was killed in action whilst flying DH4, F5704 of No 217 Sqn and is buried in Dunkirk Town Cemetery.

26-Sep

AM1

PADY, HENRY CECIL (218318)

He died in Craigleith Hospital, Edinburgh from injuries sustained whilst serving as a Fitter (Aero Engine) on HMS Furious when he was struck by the propeller of a 1½ Strutter and is buried in or was cremated at West Norwood Cemetery and Crematorium.

30-Oct

Lt

PAGDIN, JABEZ GILBERT

He died from pneumonia whilst serving with No 48 Training Depot Station and is buried in Hawarden (St Deiniol) Churchyard.

24-Oct

AM3

PAGE, ALBERT (126503)

He died, cause unknown, whilst serving with No 1 School of Navigation and Bomb Dropping and is buried in Durrington Cemetery.

20-Nov

AM3

PAGE, ALFRED GEORGE ELSHA (168781)

He died from an accidental gun shot wound to the head whilst serving as a Wireless Operator with No 13 Sqn and is buried in Awoingt British Cemetery.

21-Nov

Flt Sgt

PAGE, ALFRED RICHARD (203449)

He died from natural causes whilst on leave from Dundee, where he was serving as a Disciplinarian and is buried in Tollesbury (St Mary) Churchyard.

22-Jun

AM2

PAGE, ARTHUR HENRY (215439)

A Rigger (Airship), he is presumed to have drown in the crash of airship NS3 from East Fortune which was wrecked in a gale off Dunbar on return from patrol.  He is commemorated on the Hollybrook Memorial, Southampton.

21-Sep

Lt

PAGE, DONALD FREDERICK VINCENT

He was killed whilst flying in DH4, F5827 of No 57 Sqn, which was last seen going down in flames near Bourlon and is buried in Anneux British Cemetery.

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.

30-Oct

2 Lt

PAGET, AUGUSTUS DFC

He was killed whilst flying in Camel, C3290 of No 66 Sqn, which last seen carrying out a low level bombing attack on enemy transport and is buried in Fontanafredda Communal Cemetery.

06-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.

04-Jun

2 Lt

PAICE, STANLEY CECIL

He was killed whilst flying SE5A, D3557 of the CFS which collided with Camel, B9288 during a 'dogfight' practice.  He is buried in Upavon Cemetery.

10-Oct

Cdt

PAINE, ROY DICKSON (174370)

He died from pneumonia whilst serving in Canada and is buried in Basswood Cemetery.

07-May

Lt

PALARDY, GUY

He died from injuries sustained in a flying accident on 1 May 1918 whilst flying in Bristol F2B, C4602 of No 62 Sqn and is buried in Huby-St Leu British Cemetery.

18-Aug

AM2

PALEY, ROLAND (63156)

He died, cause unknown, whilst serving as a Driver with No 250 Sqn and is buried in Leeds (Harehills) Cemetery.

23-May

Capt

PALFREYMAN, AUDUBON ERIC

He was killed in action whilst flying DH4, A7840 of No 27 Sqn, which was last seen diving near Maria-Aalter and is buried in Ruddervoorde Communal Cemetery.

24-Sep

AM2

PALIN, FREDERICK (289284)

He was serving 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.

12-Oct

Cdt

PALLEN, HENRY GERMAINE (173465)

He died from pneumonia whilst serving in Canada and is buried in Vancouver (Mountain View) Cemetery.

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.

17-Apr

Lt

PALMER, BRYAN BARRINGTON

He was killed whilst flying Camel, N6781 from HMS Pegasus, which spun into the ground after control was lost during aerobatics.  He is buried in Bushey (St James) Churchyard.

14-Apr

AM1

PALMER, HAROLD (26489)

A Rigger (Aero), he was killed whilst test flying Bristol F2B, B1308 of the Armament Experimental Station, which spun into the ground after stalling in a turn and is buried in Kettering (London Road) Cemetery.

25-Dec

2 Lt

PALMER, JOHN WILLIAM

He was killed in accident involving explosives whilst serving as an Observer with No 2 Sqn and is buried in Genech Communal Cemetery.

03-Sep

2 Lt

PARFITT, FRANK ARNOLD

He died of wounds sustained whilst flying in Bristol F2B, C4781 of No 1 (Observer) School of Aerial Gunnery, which collided with C4648 of the same unit and is buried in Sheffield (St Michael's) RC Cemetery.

19-Oct

Chf Mech

PARK, GEORGE ALAN (2163)

He died in 8 Canadian Stationary Hospital from lobar pneumonia whilst serving as a Driver with No 99 Sqn and is buried in Charmes Military Cemetery, Essegney.

03-May

AM3

PARK, THOMAS RICHARD (104534)

He was killed in action whilst serving as a Wireless Operator with No 148 Sqn and is buried in Lapugnoy Military Cemetery.

31-May

Lt

PARKER, ALLEN FOGGETT

He was killed whilst flying as a passenger in BE2c, 9997 of the Fleet Observers School, which folded up the air at about 500 ft and is buried in and is buried in Ripon Cemetery.

18-Oct

AM3

PARKER, CHARLES RICHARD W (305144)

He died in Blandford Military Hospital from purulent bronchitis whilst serving as a Rigger (Aero) at the Reserve Depot and is buried in East Haddon Cemetery.

26-Oct

Lt

PARKER, FREDERICK HARVEY

He died from pneumonia whilst serving in Canada and is buried in Regina Cemetery.

06-Sep

2 Lt

PARKER, HERBERT

He was killed whilst flying Snipe, E7994 of No 43 Sqn, no further details and is buried in Fienvillers British Cemetery.

26-Apr

AM1

PARKER, JAMES (8861)

He was a member of No 35 Sqn and was killed in action whilst attached to 169 Siege Battery, RGA, he is buried in Boves West Communal Cemetery Extension.

02-Nov

AM1

PARKER, LOUIS EDWARD (22928)

He died from influenza and broncho-pneumonia whilst serving asa Driver with No 3 Reserve Lorry Park and is buried in Etaples Military Cemetery.

10-Dec

AM2

PARKER, ROBERT P (148929)

He died in 52 General Hospital, Salonika from influenza and broncho-pneumonia whilst serving as a Fitter (MT) with the Salonika Aircraft Park and is buried in Mikra British Cemetery, Kalamaria.

23-Oct

AM1

PARKER, WILLIAM DOWNER (71420)

He died from pneumonia whilst serving as a Storeman at the Stores Depot (Canada)  and is buried in Newcastle Bond Head Cemetery.

16-Oct

AM2

PARKER, WILLIAM THOMAS (106964)

He died in the Miltary General Hospital, Edmonton from pneumonia whilst serving as a Carpenter with No 138 Sqn and is buried in Woodgrange Park Cemetery, East Ham.

03-Nov

Clk 3

PARKES, ALBERT (307345)

He died in Farnham Hill Military Hospital from pneumonia whilst serving as a Storeman with the Reinforcement Wing and is buried in Bordon Military Cemetery.

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-Apr

Lt

PARKINSON, GEORGE ROBERT JOHN

He is presumed to have drowned whilst on patrol over the English Channel in Airship SSZ15 from Mullion Airship Station, which came down in the sea off Exmouth and is buried in Hollybrook Memorial, Southampton.

07-Sep

2 Lt

PARKS, ALBERT ERNEST

He was killed whilst flying FE2b, D9753 of No 191 (Night) Training Sqn, which spun into ground following a stall and is buried in Upwood Cemetery.

19-Dec

Lt

PARKS, HERBERT CLIFFORD

He died from gun shot wounds, sustained on 14 Oct 1918 whilst serving with No 29 Sqn, when his SE5A was hit by AA fire and is buried in Charleroi Communal 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.

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.

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.

25-Dec

Act Cpl (Clk 1)

PARRY, DAVID (135523) MSM

He died in 3 General Hospital from influenza whilst serving as a Clerk (ST) with No HQ No 6 Wing and is buried in Joinville-le-Pont Communal Cemetery.

04-Dec

Flt Clk

PARRY, JOHN (219055)

He died from broncho-pneumonia whilst serving as a Clerk with No 214 Sqn and is buried in Lille Southern Cemetery.

03-May

Lt

PARRY, SAMUEL

He was killed in action whilst flying Bristol F2B, C4859 of No 62 Sqn and is buried in Huby-St Leu British Cemetery.

17-Jul

Lt

PARSONS, EDWARD MOULTON

He was killed whilst flying Camel, F1411 of No 50 Training Depot Station, which spun into the ground and is buried in Bristol (Canford) Cemetery.

21-Oct

AM3

PARSONS, ERNEST ROBERT FIELD (146684)

He died in the Military Hospital, Chisledon from ulcerative endocarditis whilst serving as a Batman with No 37 Training Depot Station and is buried in Bedworth Cemetery.

14-Nov

AM3

PARSONS, ROBERT (264865)

He died in Fulford Military Hospital from pneumonia following influenza whilst serving as a Scaffolder with HQ NE Area and is buried in Lymington Cemetery.

30-Aug

Lt

PARTINGTON, CYRIL WALTER

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

22-Nov

Flt Cdt

PARTRIDGE, FREDERICK GEORGE (176975)

He died from pneumonia in Fargo Military Hospital whilst under training at No 1 School of Navigation and Bomb Dropping and is buried in Northampton (Billing Road) Cemetery.

25-May

2 Lt

PARTRIDGE, HAROLD EDWARD

He was killed whilst flying in Avro 504, D6274 of No 61 Training Sqn, which collided with Avro 504, E9993 of No 45 Training Sqn near Lincoln and is buried in Lincoln (Newport) Cemetery.

25-Jul

Sgt

PARTRIDGE, HENRY MEARS (317264)

He died in Flushing Hospital from wounds sustained whilst flying DH9, D2781 of No 211 Sqn, which made a forced landing after being hit by AA fire and is buried in Flushing (Vlissingen) Northern Cemetery.

14-Jul

Lt

PARTRIDGE, HENRY TRENEMAN

He was killed in an accident whilst flying Bristol M1C, A5142 of the School of Aerial Fighting (Egypt) and is buried in Cairo War Memorial Cemetery.

01-Jul

Lt

PASCOE, CHRISTOPHER WILLOUGHBY

He was killed in action whilst flying in a DH4 of No 226 Sqn, which crashed shortly after taking off on an operational mission and is buried in Taranto Town Cemetery Extension.

13-Apr

2 Lt

PASHBY, FRANK EDWIN

He died of wounds sustained the previous day whilst flying in RE8, A3931 of No 53 Sqn, when he was hit by machine gun fire from the ground and is buried in Lijssenhoek Military Cemetery.

05-Dec

AM1

PASSMORE, ALBERT CHARLES (23377)

He died in Mile End Military Hospital from pneumonia shortly after returning to the UK having served as a Coppersmith with No 218 Sqn and is buried in Southampton (Hollybrook) Cemetery.

31-Oct

Cpl

PATERSON, ARCHIBALD JAMES (212363)

He died, cause unknown, whilst serving as a Disciplinarian with the Experimental Station, Isle of Grain and is buried in Glasgow Western Necropolis.

02-Apr

Capt

PATERSON, GEORGE IRVING

He was killed in action whilst flying FK8, C8524 of No 82 Sqn  which was lost on a patrol. he is buried in Hangard Communal Cemetery Extension.

03-Jun

Cdt

PATERSON, JAMES (176805)

He died in the Canadian Military Hospital, St Leonards on Sea following an operation for volvulus whilst serving at No 1 Officers Technical Training Wing and is buried in Glasgow Western Necropolis.

08-Aug

Pte 2

PATERSON, JOHN (116705)

He died, cause unknown, whilst serving as a Driver with No 75 Sqn and is buried in Tillicoultry Cemetery.

21-Jun

Lt

PATERSON, JOHN HERBERT

He was killed whilst flying a RE8 of No 21 Training Sqn, which crashed after stalling in a turn and is buried in Cairo War Memorial Cemetery.

19-Dec

Capt

PATRICK, JULIEN

He had bee serving at the Medical HQ in Malta but died from pneumonia in Eaton Square Hospital and is buried in Hampstead Cemetery.

18-May

Cdt

PATRICK, THOMAS VINCENT (153643)

He was killed whilst flying a Curtis JN-4 of No 89 (Canadian) Training Sqn, which dived into the ground from about 2,500 ft and is buried in Souris (Glenwood) Cemetery.

10-Dec

Boy

PATTERSON, ALBERT VICTOR

He died in Queen Alexandra Military Hospital, Millbank from pneumonia whilst serving with No 4 Aircraft Repair Depot and is buried in Dundee (Balgay) Cemetery.

08-Nov

Pte 1

PATTISON, ALFRED CHARLES (161292)

He died in a Military Hospital in Stockport from bronchitis whilst serving as a Labourer with the School of Technical Training and is buried in Manor Park Cemetery.

02-Apr

Capt

PATTISON, CHARLES EDWARD

He was killed whilst flying Camel, B5720 of Redcar Air Station, which crashed after flying into telegraph wires and is buried in Edinburgh (New Carlton) Burial Ground.

21-Jun

Sgt

PATTISON, W H (145225)

He died, cause unknown, whilst serving as a Disciplinarian at No 1 ARD and is buried in Middlesbrough (Linthorpe) Cemetery.

25-Nov

Lt

PATTON, IDRIS KNOX

He died in the Military Hospital, Tidworth from pneumonia whilst serving with the Wireless Telegraphy School and is buried in Gateshead (Saltwell) Cemetery.

15-Sep

2 Lt

PATTULLO, RONALD CAMPBELL

He was killed in action whilst flying Camel, E4418 of No 204 Sqn, which failed to return from a sortie and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

04-May

Cdt

PAUL, HERBERT FIELDING (153008)

He was killed whilst flying in a Curtis JN-4 of No 42 Wing in Canada and is buried in Springhill (Hillside) Cemetery.

08-May

2 Lt

PAULINE, VICTOR REGINALD

He was killed in an accident whilst flying Dolphin, C4149 of No 23 Sqn and is buried in Longuenesse (St Omer) Souvenir Cemetery.

18-Nov

Lt

PAULL, CHARLES WILLIAM TREVELYN

He died from influenza whilst serving with No 31 Kite Balloon Section and is buried in Terlincthun British Cemetery, Wimille.

16-Jul

Lt

PAUSCH, ARTHUR WALTER

He died from injuries sustained whilst flying Camel, C1700 of No 2 Aircraft Supply Depot during a ferry flight and is buried in Huby-St Leu British Cemetery.

09-Oct

Flt Clk

PAVEY, MAURICE ALFRED

He died in St John's Hospital, Hastings from pneumonia whilst serving as a Clerk (Pay) with No 8 Cadet Wing and is buried in Ifield (St Margaret) Churchyard, Crawley.

06-Nov

Lt

PAWSON, GEORGE ST VINCENT MC

He died of septic pneumonia following influenza and is buried in Lyminge (SS. Mary and Ethelburga) Churchyard.

06-May

2 Lt

PAWSON, WALTER STEAD

He was killed whilst flying Avro 504J, C5755 of No 70 Training Sqn, which failed to recover from a spin entered during a loop and is buried in East Boldre (St Paul) Churchyard.

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.

17-Oct

Sgt

PAY, FREDERICK GEORGE (37552)

He died in Middlesex War Hospital, Napsbury, St Albans from pneumonia whilst serving as Clerk (General) with No 41 Training Depot Station and is buried in Felpham (St Mary) Churchyard.

29-Nov

Pte 1

PAYNE, [I] WILLIAM (232749)

He died at Longrigg Cottage, Torthorwald, Dumfries (his home) from pneumonia whilst serving as a Labourer at Howden Airship Station and  is buried in Torthorwald Churchyard.

04-Apr

Lt

PAYNE, ARTHUR ARNOLD

He collided in mid-air with Pup, B7529 of No 36 Training Sqn, flown by Lt Burton at Montrose, both aircraft falling to the ground.  He is buried in Castleton (St Edmund) Churchyard.

02-Oct

AM2

PAYNE, CHARLES (3486)

He died from influenza whilst serving as a Driver with No 72 Sqn and is buried in Tehran War Cemetery.

19-Dec

AM2

PAYNE, CHARLES HENRY (77140)

He died in the VAD Hospital, Southall from pneumonia whilst serving as a Rigger (Aero), possibly at Hounslow, and is buried in Handsworth (St Mary) Churchyard.

30-Nov

Mem

PAYNE, MARJORIE GERTRUDE (9654)

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

06-Apr

Lt

PAYNE, SYDNEY THOMAS

He was killed flying RE8, C4570 of No 13 Sqn during a photographic recce sortie and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

06-Jun

Capt

PAYNTER, JOHN De CAMPBOURNE DSC

He died from wounds sustained whilst serving with No 213 Sqn during an air raid on Coudekerque and is buried in Dunkirk Town Cemetery.

02-Oct

Lt

PAYTON, CLEMENT WATTSON DFC

He was killed in action whilst flying Camel, D9658 of No 210 Sqn, which failed to return from a sortie and is buried in Harlebeke New British Cemetery.

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.

13-Dec

Pte 2

PEACE, JAMES (126854)

He died in New End Hospital, Hampstead from tubercular meningitis whilst serving as a Labourer with No 2 Stores Depot and is buried in Leeds (Upper and Lower Wortley) Cemetery.

07-Jul

AM3

PEACH, PERCY CECIL (1998716)

He was died, cause unknown, whilst training at the Reserve Depot (Blandford) and is buried in Cowes (Northwood) Cemetery.

15-Nov

Cpl

PEACOCK, EDWARD (60839)

He died in 3 Canadian General Hospital from influenza and broncho-pneumonia whilst serving as a Driver with No 40 Kite Balloon Section and is buried in Terlincthun British Cemetery, Wimille.

26-May

2 Lt

PEACOCK, ERNEST

He was killed whilst flying Camel, D8131 of No 18 Training Depot Station, which spun into the sea on exiting a roll and is buried in Newcastle-upon-Tyne (St John's Westgate and Elswick) Cemetery.

16-Jul

Lt

PEACOCK, JOHN THOMAS

He was killed in action by a gun shot wound in the head whilst flying in DH9, D457 of No 49 Sqn and is buried in Melun North Cemetery.

03-Oct

2 Lt

PEACOCK, THOMAS MM

He was killed in action whilst flying Bristol F2B, C4753 of No 11 Sqn, which collided with another aircraft and is buried in Bagneux British Cemetery, Gezaincourt.

22-Nov

AM1

PEARCE, EMRYS (9514)

He died from influenza whilst serving as a Wireless Operator with No 4 Sqn, attached to 22 Siege Battery, RGA and is buried in Tourcoing (Pont-Neuville) Communal Cemetery.

23-Nov

AM1

PEARCE, FRANCIS EDWIN (23225)

He died from smallpox whilst serving as a Blacksmith with the Aircraft Park (Mesopotamia) and is buried in Baghdad (North Gate) War Cemetery.

17-Apr

AM3

PEARCE, IVOR IDRIS (101784)

He was serving or under training at the Reserve Depot, when he died in the Military Isolation Hospital, Aldershot from Otitis Media and Cerebella Abrun [sic], he is buried in Penarth Cemetery.

27-Aug

Pte 2

PEARCE, JOHN (139718)

He was reported wounded whilst serving as a Labourer with No 6 Kite Balloon Section but nothing else was ever seen of him and he is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

02-Aug

Pte 1

PEARCE, JOSEPH (108475)

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

22-Sep

AM2

PEARCE, REGINALD ARCHIBALD (10986)

He died in 4 Canadian CCS from a gun shot wound sustained whilst serving as a Hydrogen Worker with No 16 Balloon Company and is buried in Duisans British Cemetery, Etrun.

29-Oct

AM2

PEARCE, RICHARD (230270)

He died in the RN Hospital Chatham from acute pemphigus whilst serving as a Driver (Petrol) at RAF Cranwell and is buried in Larkfield (Holy Trinity) Churchyard.  His service records state he died on 31 Oct 1918?

06-Dec

Maj

PEARCE, SYDNEY MARTIN

He died from pneumonia whilst serving with No 5 Cadet Wing and is buried in Winchelsea (St Thomas) Churchyard.

02-Nov

Pte 1

PEARSON, AMOS CHARLES (237984)

He died from pneumonia whilst serving as a Labourer with No 74 Wing and is buried in Mepal (St Mary) Churchyard.

10-Sep

AM2

PEARSON, JOHN THOMPSON (142620)

He died from an intestinal obstruction whilst serving with No 11 Training Depot Station and is buried in Newcastle upon Tyne (All Saints) Cemetery.

20-Jun

Capt

PEARSON, WILLIAM REGINALD GUY

He was killed whilst flying Avro 504, B8604 of No 4 Training Depot Station, Hooton Park, which collided with Avro 504, D7562 of the same unit  is buried in Eastham (St Mary) Churchyard.

01-Nov

Cdt

PEDDIE, HENRY SCOTT CRAWFORD (173934)

He died in the Base Hospital from pneumonia whilst serving in Canada and is buried in Memphis (Fairview) Cemetery.

05-Dec

Flt Cdt

PEDDIE, JAMES WYNDHAM (316091)

He was killed whilst flying Dolphin, C4233 of No 4 Training Depot Station, which spun into the ground and is buried in Cardiff (Cathays) Cemetery.

08-Aug

Pte 1

PEDEN, WILLIAM EDWARD HUGHES (67992)

He died in the Central Military Hospital, Eastbourne from an abdominal tumour whilst serving as a Batman at the Reserve Depot and is buried in Whitburn Cemetery.

18-Nov

Sgt

PEEL, FRANK ROBINSON (2647)

He died in 2 Stationary Hospital, Abbeville from injuries (gun shot wound to head) sustained as a result of a accident with a rifle in the guardroom whilst serving as a Rigger (Aero) with No 5 Sqn and is buried in Abbeville Communal Cemetery Extension.

27-Sep

Lt

PEEL, WALTER SIDNEY MC

He was killed in action whilst flying RE8, F6011 of No 59 Sqn and is buried Grevillers British Cemetery.

18-Jul

2 Lt

PEGRAM, JACK ARTHUR HORTON

He was killed whilst flying Short 184, N2927 of No 406 Flt, which landed on the sea near a hostile machine and presumably destroyed each other, he is commemorated on the Hollybrook Memorial, Southampton.

26-May

Lt

PEIRCE, GEORGE FELIX

He was killed whilst flying Camel, D1896 of No 4 Sqn AFC and is buried in Ebblinghem Military Cemetery.

23-Oct

Cdt

PELCHAT, LOUIS JOSEPH ANTONIO (172893)

He died from influenza whilst serving in Canada and is buried in Montreal (Notre Dame des Neiges) Cemetery.

17-Oct

AM2

PELL, ARTHUR CHARLES (56674)

He died in Fargo Military Hospital from septic bronchitis whilst serving as a Rigger (Aero) with No 1 School of Navigation and Bomb Dropping and is buried in Brighton and Preston Cemetery.

12-Apr

Lt

PELL, WILLARD AUGUSTUS

He was killed in action whilst flying Camel, C1699 of No 80 Sqn, which was last seen in combat over Paradis and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial

11-May

Lt

PELLETIER, CHARLES ADOLPHE

He was killed in action whilst flying SE5A, C6444 of No 1 Sqn, which was last seen in flames over Bailleul and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

09-Jul

2 Lt

PELLOW, RICHARD CARTER

He was killed whilst flying SE5A, C1775 of the CFS which collided with SE5A, D6083 of the same unit near Upavon and is buried in Biscovey (St Mary) Churchyard.

15-Apr

Cdt

PELTON, ROY EDGAR (153779)

He died from thrombosis cavernous sinus whilst undergoing training in Canada and is buried in Vancouver (Mountain View) Cemetery.

29-Jun

Lt

PEMBLE, FREDERICK PHILIP

He was killed whilst flying Camel, D3333 of No 213 Sqn, which collided with another aircraft near Les Moėres and is buried in Adinkerke Military Cemetery.

26-Jul

AM3

PENDLETON, GEORGE CECIL BADEN (248997)

A Rigger (Airship) he was accidentally killed whilst working on Airship NS10 at RAF Kingsnorth when he suffocated from hydrogen gas and is buried in Liverpool (Everton) Cemetery.

31-Oct

AM1

PENGILLY, LLEWELLYN RICHARD (37600)

He died in Lees Court Hospital, Faversham from pneumonia whilst serving as a Carpenter with No 112 Sqn and is buried in Clovelly (All Saints) Churchyard.

07-Dec

AM3

PENKETH, GEORGE ERNEST (140253)

He died from influenza whilst serving as an Electrician with No 38 Sqn and is buried in Don Communal Cemetery, Annoeullin.

01-Dec

Clk 2

PENN, GEORGE (268096)

He died in Fargo Military Hospital from influenza and pneumonia whilst serving as a Clerk (Pay) with HQ, No 33 Wing and is buried in Tottenham Cemetery.

23-Oct

2 Lt

PENNAL, HOWARD LAURENCE

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

18-Dec

Pte 2

PENNEY, JOHN ROBERT JAMES (248956)

He died in 23 General Hospital, Alexandria from dysentery and appendicitis whilst serving as a Labourer with No 2 Balloon Base and is buried in Alexandria (Hadra) War Memorial Cemetery.

03-Sep

2 Lt

PENROSE, KEITH

He was killed whilst flying in Bristol F2B, B1344 of No 20 Sqn, which was shot down by  an enemy fighter.  He is buried in Lebucquiere Communal Cemetery Extension.

17-Jul

Capt

PENROSE-WELSTED, SAMUEL RICHARD

He was killed in action whilst leading his flight in FK8, B3357 of No 17 Sqn, which was lost in battle and is commemorated on the Doiran Memorial.

01-Oct

Lt

PEPPER, BERTRAM

He was killed whilst flying RE8, C2414 of the HQ Communication Flt when the aircraft was shot down in flames near Cambrai, he is buried in Busigny Communal Cemetery Extension.

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-Sep

Flt Cdt

PERCIVAL, HAROLD KINGSLEY (137709)

He was killed whilst flying Avro 504, E1608 of No 32 Training Depot Station, which stalled at 100 ft and spun into the ground, he is buried in Montrose (Sleepyhillock) Cemetery.

14-Aug

Sgt

PERCIVAL, STEPHEN BERNARD (3/15399 - Man Reg)

A member of 52nd Bn, Manchester Regiment attached to the RAF, 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.

28-Apr

Sgt

PERKINS, CHARLES (2719)

He died in the Red Cross Hospital, Cirencester from injuries sustained on 23 April 1918 whilst flying Avro 504J, B4228 of 'D' Sqn, Central Flying School, which collided with another aircraft at about 750 ft and is buried in Skewen (St John) Churchyard.

01-Dec

Boy

PERKINS, LESLIE HARRY (155304)

He died in the Camp Hospital, whilst serving with No 2 (Northern) Aircraft repair Depot and is buried in Weston-super-Mare Cemetery.

09-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.

20-Jul

Lt

PERRIS, NOEL FELIX

He was killed whilst flying SE5A, C1809 of No 143 Sqn, which collided with C1831 of the same unit during an air defence patrol and is buried in Detling (St Martin) Churchyard.

29-Oct

Cpl

PERROTT, WILSON JOHN (24891) MM

He died in 2 Canadian General Hospital from broncho-pneumonia whilst serving as a Kite Balloon Telegraphist with No 1 Kite Balloon Section and is buried in Mont Huon Military Cemetery, Le Treport.

19-Nov

Cdt

PERRY, ALFRED

He was killed in a flying accident whilst flying in a BE2e, B6181, which spun into the ground after stalling in a steep turn and is buried in Cairo War Memorial Cemetery.. He had been a Corporal in the Royal Horse Artillery (610018).

27-Oct

2 Lt

PERRY, ALFRED FREDERICK

He was killed whilst flying in Bristol F2B, D7919 of "N" Flight, which failed to return from a sortie and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

15-Jul

Cpl

PERRY, CECIL (7679)

He died in 55 General Hospital, Boulogne from pneumonia after being gassed whilst serving as a Wireless Operator with No 42 Sqn and is buried in Terlincthun British Cemetery, Wimille.

02-Sep

2 Lt

PERRY, LAWRENCE PERCY

He was killed in action whilst flying Bristol F2B, E2455 of No 48 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.

15-May

Lt

PETERS, ALBERT HENRY

He was killed whilst flying Camel, D6607 of No 54 Sqn, which spun into the ground from 100 ft and is buried in Les Baraques Military Cemetery, Sangatte.

03-Sep

2 Lt

PETERSEN, AARON

He was killed in action whilst flying in DH4, F5839 of No 15 Sqn, which failed to return from a sortie and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

26-Dec

AM1

PETRIE, ALEXANDER COUTTS (57573)

He died in the 3rd Southern General Hospital, Oxford from pneumonia whilst serving as a Carpenter with No 3 Stores Depot and is buried in Arbroath Western Cemetery.

23-Aug

AM3

PETTIT, JOHN CHARLES (225270)

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

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.

14-Jun

Cdt

PHAIR, TERENCE HUGH OSMOND (173567)

He died in Toronto General Hospital from appendicitis whilst undergoing training in Canada and is buried in Fort Frances Cemetery.

04-Aug

Sgt

PHEBY, HENRY THOMAS (220141)

He was killed in action whilst flying as the observer 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.

01-Nov

Cpl

PHILIP, CHARLES FORBES (17192)

He died from influenza whilst serving as a Driver with No 2 Kite Balloon Section and is buried in Terlincthun British Cemetery, Wimille.

15-Sep

Lt

PHILIP, LESLIE ARCHER

He was killed whilst flying Avro 504J, C5801 of No 204 Training Depot Station, which collided with D7073 of the same unit near Eastchurch and is buried Leysdown (St Clement) Churchyard.

05-Sep

AM2

PHILIP, WALTER DEPERE (170143)

He died from injuries sustained when he was struck by a propeller whilst serving Leaside, Ontario and is buried in Kitchener (Mount Hope) Cemetery.

25-Jun

Flt Cdt

PHILLIPS, CECIL HARRY (137955)

He died in 31 General Hospital, Cairo from injuries sustained on 21 Jun 1918 whilst flying a RE8 of No 21 Training Sqn, which crashed after stalling in a turn during a glide and is buried in Cairo War Memorial Cemetery.

04-Oct

2 Lt

PHILLIPS, DONALD ROBERT

He was killed in action whilst flying Bristol F2B, C937 of No 11 Sqn, which collided with another aircraft and is buried in Grevillers British Cemetery.

16-Sep

Capt

PHILLIPS, JAMES EWING

He was killed in action whilst flying FK8,  D5146 of No 35 Sqn and is buried in Ste. Emilie Valley Cemetery, Villers Faucon.

24-Sep

Pte 2

PHILLIPS, JAMES WILLIAM (286568)

He was serving at No 1 Aircraft Supply Depot at Marquise died in 53 General Hospital from wounds sustained in a German air raid on the station on 23/24 Sep 1918, he is buried in Terlincthun British Cemetery, Wimille.  His service records show his date of death as 26 Sep 1918.

20-May

2 Lt

PHILLIPS, JOHN EDGAR

He was killed whilst flying Camel, D6496 of the Central Flying School, which spun into the ground near Milton Pewsey and is buried in Chingford Mount Cemetery.

11-Jul

Pte 2

PHILLIPS, RICHARD HENRY (169358)

He was died in Kingston Military Hospital from broncho-pneumonia whilst serving with No 1 MT Depot 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.

13-Oct

2 Lt

PHILLIPS, THOMAS

He was killed in action whilst flying in RE8, C2499 of No 52 Sqn, which failed to return from a sortie and is buried in Auberchicourt British Cemetery.

18-Sep

2 Lt

PHILLIPS, THOMAS MARTIN

He was the pilot of a DH9 of No 103 Sqn with Lt R E Owen as observer, when a shell burst near them sending them into a spin.  He is buried in Rue Petillon Military Cemetery, Fleurbaix.

23-Sep

AM3

PHIPPS, JOHN JAMES (94929)

He was serving as a Painter 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.

16-Jul

Lt

PHIPSON, HORACE GILBERT STANLEY

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

08-Nov

AM1

PHOENIX, CHARLES EDWARD (76182)

He died in 38 CCS from lobar pneumonia whilst serving as a Hydrogen Worker with No 43 Kite Balloon Section and is buried in Awoingt British Cemetery.

02-Nov

Lt

PICK, ALFRED JAMES

He was killed whilst flying Camel, E1524 of No 204 Training Depot Station, which dived vertically into the ground during a practice attack on a target at Eastchurch and is buried in Bedlington (St Cuthbert) Churchyard.

16-Sep

Pte 1

PICKARD, ARTHUR (234035)

He died in the RN Hospital, Stonehouse from natural causes whilst as a Storeman serving with No 254 Sqn and is buried in Ford Park Cemetery (Formerly Plymouth Old Cemetery) (Pennycomequick).

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.

06-Sep

Lt

PICKEN, RONALD BAYNTON

He was killed in action whilst flying DH4, N6418 of No 224 Sqn, which shot down in flames on its return from a raid over the Gulf of Cattero and is commemorated on the Doiran Memorial.

02-Oct

Lt

PIERCE, JOHN BASIL

He was killed whilst flying in RE8, C2742 of No 53 Sqn, which failed to return from an artillery observation sortie and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

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.

02-Jul

Lt

PIERCE, ROBERT GRAHAM

He was killed in action whilst flying SE5A, D8444 of No 29 Sqn, which was lost in combat and is buried in Longuenesse (St Omer) Souvenir Cemetery.

09-Oct

AM3

PIERCY, JOSEPH STANLEY (151423)

He died from influenza at Beamsville, Ontario whilst serving in Canada and is buried in Courtenay (Municipal) Cemetery.  His service records had so far not been located.

14-Oct

AM2

PIGGINS, SIDNEY JACK (109526)

He died from malaria whilst serving as a Wireless Operator with No 5 Wing and is buried in Jerusalem War Cemetery, Israel.

25-Nov

Mem

PIGGOTT, ALICE EVA (19950)

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

02-Nov

Mem

PIGGOTT, ANNIE LOUISA (7249)

A member of the WRAF she was killed/died whilst serving with No 1 School of Navigation and Bomb Dropping and is buried in Beddingham (St Andrew) Churchyard.

14-Jun

AM3

PIKE, ARTHUR LESLIE (214601)

He drowned whilst flying in Curtis H-12, 8675 of RAF Tresco, which came down in the sea following engine trouble and is commemorated on the Hollybrook Memorial, Southampton.

02-Nov

2 Lt

PIKE, FRANK WILLIAM

He was killed in action whilst flying RE8, H7024 of No 5 Sqn, which failed to return from an operation and is buried in Douai British Cemetery, Cuincy.

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.

01-Jul

2 Lt

PILLING, JOHN ELLIOTT

He was killed in action whilst flying DH4, A8054 of No 25 Sqn, which failed to return from a photo recce sortie and is buried in Ruddervoorde Communal Cemetery.

28-Aug

Lt

PIM, THOMAS

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

24-Nov

Pte 2

PIMLEY, WILLIAM (240743)

He died in 3rd Southern General Hospital, Oxford, cause unknown, whilst serving as a Labourer with No 21 Wing (Oxford) and is buried in Woodside (St James) Churchyard.

18-Dec

Lt

PINEO, HAROLD MACDONALD

He died from pneumonia whilst serving with No 42 Wing in Canada and is buried in Virden Cemetery.

07-Oct

AM3

PINER, HERBERT AUGUSTUS (220757)

He died in Dunkirk from appendicitis whilst serving as a Driver (Petrol) with No 213 Sqn and is buried in Dunkirk Town Cemetery.

30-Oct

Lt

PINK, ALAN LUIS

He was killed in action whilst flying SE5A, E5804 of No 41 Sqn and is buried in Kooigem Churchyard.

19-Oct

Pte 2

PINKETT, SAMUEL WILLIAM (279871)

He died in the Military Hospital, Aylesbury from broncho-pneumonia whilst serving as a Rigger (Airship) with the School of Technical Training (Halton) and is buried in Bournemouth (Wimborne Road) Cemetery.

15-May

Lt

PIPER, EDWARD HOERNLE

He was killed in action whilst flying DH4, A7725 of No 57 Sqn, which failed to return from a photography sortie and is buried in Carnoy Military Cemetery.

22-Aug

Capt

PITHER, CECIL EDWARD

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.

11-Jun

Capt

PITHER, SIDNEY EDWARD

He died from injuries sustained on 8 Jun 1918 whilst flying Avro 504, B4304 of No 58 Training Sqn, which dived into the ground from a turn following an engine failure and is buried in Suez War Memorial Cemetery.

07-Jun

Sgt

PITKIN, ALFRED WILLIAM (99950)

He was killed whilst flying DH6, C7251 of No 47 Training Sqn, which collided with DH9, C1201 of No 44 Training Sqn during an air fighting practice  and is buried in Bolsover (St Mary) Old Churchyard.

08-Oct

2 Lt

PITOT, LEON MAURICE

He was killed in action whilst flying in DH9, D8955 of No 103 Sqn, which crashed on landing after being hit by AA fire during a bombing raid and is buried in Grevillers British Cemetery.

09-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.

30-Oct

AM1

PITT, ROBERT THOMAS WILLIAM (45684)

He died from broncho-pneumonia whilst serving as a Driver with No 3 Reserve Lorry Park and is buried in Fillievres British Cemetery.

08-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.

08-Dec

Mem

PLANT, LILLIAN (3645)

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

15-Dec

AM3

PLASTED, HENRY (125943)

He died in 1st (Eastern) General Hospital, Cambridge from influenza and pneumonia whilst serving as a Fitter (MT) with No 191 Training Sqn and is buried in Littlemore (SS. Mary and Nicholas) Churchyard.

05-Sep

Lt

PLATT, ALEXANDER

He was killed in action whilst flying DH4, F6168 of No 57 Sqn, which was shot down and is buried in Sin le Noble Communal Cemetery.

19-Nov

Pte 2

PLATT, ALFRED FRANK (237570)

He died in the West Cornwall Infirmary, Penzance from pneumonia whilst serving as a Batman with No 235 Sqn, Newlyn and is buried in Penzance Cemetery.

25-Sep

Sgt

PLATT, WILFRED (212033)

He was the observer to Sgt H W Tozer in DH9A, E8422 of No 110 Sqn on a raid against targets in Frankfurt.  They were shot down by enemy fighters and are buried in Sarralbe Military Cemetery.

04-Sep

2 Lt

PLAYER, FRANK

He was killed whilst flying in DH9, C6169 of No 107 Sqn, which failed to return from a day bombing raid and is buried in Denain Communal Cemetery.

22-Nov

Maj

PLENTY, EDWARD PELLEW

He died in the VAD Hospital, Huntingdon from pneumonia following influenza, having recently taken command of No 96 Sqn.  He is buried in Newtown Road Cemetery, Newbury.

08-Dec

Clk 1

PLOWMAN, ROWLAND HARRY

He died in East Leeds War Hospital from influenza and bronchitis whilst serving as a Clerk (General) with the MHDD (?) and is buried in Leeds (Harehills) Cemetery.

12-Sep

Lt

PLUMMER, FREDERICK

He was killed whilst test flying FK8, F3453 of No 7 Aircraft Acceptance Park, after he lost control in a squall and is buried in Wandsworth (Streatham) Cemetery.

10-Jul

Pte 2

POCOCK, JAMES (134833)

He died in SA General Hospital, Abbeville from lobar pneumonia and cardiac failure whilst serving with No 8 Sqn and is buried in Abbeville Communal Cemetery Extension.

09-Oct

2 Lt

POE, JAMES MORRIS

He was killed in action whilst flying Camel, E7219 of No 70 Sqn, which failed to return from a sortie and is buried in Harlebeke New British Cemetery.

01-Nov

Clk2

POGSON, ALBERT (236581)

He died whilst serving as a Storeman with the Grand Fleet School of Aerial Gunnery and Fighting and is buried in Sunbury New Cemetery.

24-Aug

AM1

POLE, LEONARD (14496)

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

01-Nov

Cpl

POLHILL, FREDERICK GEORGE (216607)

He died in the RN Hospital, Chatham from broncho-pneumonia whilst serving as a Labourer at RAF Kingsnorth and is buried in Gillingham (Woodlands) Cemetery.

09-May

AM3

POLLARD, HERBERT LAWRENCE (85214)

He was serving as a Labourer with No 51 Kite Balloon Section and was reported missing believed drowned, he is commemorated on the Basra Memorial.

05-Jul

2 Lt

POLLARD, WILFRED WALTER

He died in the RAF Hospital from epitasis whilst serving with No 206 Sqn and is buried in Birmingham (Lodge Hill) Cemetery.

28-Sep

2 Lt

POLLINS, JAY

He was killed in an accident whilst flying RE8, D4932 of No 21 Sqn and is buried Pernes British Cemetery.

20-Jul

2 Lt

POLLOCK, JAMES FERGUSON

He was the observer to Lt A S Keep in DH4 , A7427 of No 55 Sqn on raid against the Mauser works at Oberndorf.  After dropping their bombs, they were attacked by enemy fighters and battled their way towards the Allied lines.  On reaching the lines, Lt Keep left the formation to land at a French hospital but on landing, Pollock was found to have already died of his wounds.  He is buried in Charmes Military Cemetery, Essegney.

18-Jul

AM1

POMEROY, [C D] WILLIAM (18306)

A Fitter (Eng), he died in Reading War Hospital from pneumonia whilst serving with No 1 School of Aeronautics and is buried in Worthing (Broadwater) Cemetery.

10-Oct

AM1

POND, JOSEPH (77343)

He died from burns to his chest and legs sustained in an accident whilst serving as a Coppersmith with No 23 Training Sqn and is buried in Alexandria (Hadra) War Memorial Cemetery.

02-Nov

AM3

POND, PERCY ROBERT (307895)

He died whilst serving as a Painter with 'D' Section, Reserve Depot and is buried in West Ham Cemetery.

18-Oct

Sgt

PONT, JOHN BROWN (72239)

He died from pneumonia whilst serving as a Fitter (General) with No 44 Wing in Canada and is buried in Toronto (Prospect) Cemetery.

25-Oct

Lt

PONTING, WILLIAM

An Equipment Officer at No 1 (Southern) Aircraft Repair Depot, he died in the Cambridge Military Hospital, Aldershot from influenza and is buried in Taynton (St Lawrence) Churchyard.

23-Apr

AM1

POOL, ERNEST CHARLES

He was serving aboard HMS Iris II and was killed during the Zeebrugge raid, is buried in Nottingham (New Basford) Cemetery.

01-Aug

Cdt

POOLE, HAROLD WALTER ALFRED (175287)

He died at Hastings Sanotorium from cerebro spinal meningitis whilst serving at No 1 Cadet Wing and is buried in Hastings Cemetery, Sussex.

15-Nov

Lt

POOLE, HARRY ROWLAND

He died in Eaton Square Hospital, London from influenza whilst serving as a Technical Officer at the Ministry of Munitions and is buried in Hampstead Cemetery.

14-Aug

AM2

POOLE, JOHN JOSEPH EDWARD (81382)

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

03-Dec

Lt

POOLE, LESLIE STANLEY RICHARD

He died at No 42 Casualty Clearing Station from influenza whilst serving with No 1 Balloon Wing and is buried in Douai British Cemetery, Cuincy.

18-Dec

2 Lt

POOLE, ROLAND BARRETT

He was killed whilst flying in DH9, D2951 of No 221 Sqn and is buried in East Mudros Military Cemetery.

15-Aug

Pte 2

POOLEY, JOHN EDWARD (262453)

He died from a fractured spine sustained in an accident, caused unknown, whilst serving with No 151 Sqn and is buried in Abbeville Communal Cemetery Extension.

02-Aug

Sgt

POOLEY, THOMAS (315051)

A Rigger (Airship), 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.

28-Nov

Clk 3

PORT, ALBERT VICTOR (286443)

He died at 19 Lansdown Road, South Woodford from septic pneumonia whilst serving as a Clerk (General) with No 1 Stores Depot and is buried in Wanstead (St Mary) Churchyard.

08-Aug

AM1

PORTER, CHARLES (37514)

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

06-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.

01-Aug

AM1

PORTER, GEORGE ROBERT (16578)

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

12-Jul

Pte 1

PORTER, ROBERT (85584)

He died in 2nd London General Hospital from pneumonia whilst serving as a Labourer with No 7 Stores Depot and is buried in East Ham (St Mary Magdalene) Churchyard.

11-Nov

Mem

PORTER, VIOLET MAUD (5739)

A member of the WRAF she was killed/died whilst serving with No 4 Aircraft Repair Depot and is buried in Kensal Green (All Souls') Cemetery.

30-Sep

Pte 2

POTTER, FRANK (296248)

He died, cause unknown, whilst training as a Fitter (MT) at the Recruits Training Wing and is buried in Lulworth Castle Roman Catholic Burial Ground.

24-Sep

Pte 1

POTTS, ERNEST JOHN (217703)

He was serving as a Labourer 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.

08-Oct

2 Lt

POTTS, GEORGE JOSEPH LESLIE

He died from wounds sustained whilst serving with No 218 Sqn and is buried in Dunkirk Town Cemetery.

05-Oct

Lt

POUCHOT, JACK AUGUSTE DCM

He was killed in action whilst flying SE5A, E5708 of No 56 Sqn, which was last seen near Cambrai and is buried in Marcoing British Cemetery.

29-Jun

AM3

POULTON, GEORGE (79633)

He died in 39 Stationary Hospital from injuries (fractured skull) sustained in a motor cycle accident whilst serving as a Batman with No 22 Sqn and is buried in Aire Communal Cemetery.

27-Oct

Pte 2

POWELL, HENRY ALFRED WILLIAM (304218)

He died in Blandford Military Hospital from broncho-pneumonia whilst training as a Fitter (Aero Engine) with 'F' Section, Reserve Depot and is buried in or was cremated at West Norwood Cemetery and Crematorium.

24-Sep

Pte 1

POWER, WILLIAM EDWARD (237821)

He was serving as a Labourer 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.

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.

24-Jun

2 Lt

PRANCE, JOHN EDWARD DCM

He died at home in Bideford, Devon whilst on leave from No 1 School of Aeronautics (Reading) and is buried in Bideford Public Cemetery.

05-Jul

Sgt

PRATT, STANLEY JAMES (100029)

He was killed in action whilst flying as the observer in Bristol F2B, C771 of No 48 Sqn, which failed to return from a recce sortie  and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

18-Aug

Pte 2

PRATT, WILLIAM JAMES (249113)

He died in the RN Hospital, Padstow from influenza and pnemonia whilst serving as a Labourer with No 250 Sqn at Padstow and is buried in Streatham Park Cemetery.

16-Nov

Flt Cdt

PREECE, BRAZEL GORDON (128043)

He was killed whilst flying in RE8, C2524 of No 36 Training Depot Station, which crashed, cause not apparent and is buried in Dumfries (St Michael's) Cemetery.

02-Oct

2 Lt

PREECE, ELLIS

He was killed in action whilst flying in DH4, A8090 of No 57 Sqn, which was seen going down in flames and is buried in Marcoing British Cemetery.

16-Oct

2 Lt

PRENTICE, ANDREW JACK

He was killed whilst flying Snipe, E8079 of No 42 Training Depot Station, which collided with another aircraft and spun in to the ground after losing a wing, he is buried in Pettinain Parish Churchyard.

22-Apr

2 Lt

PRESCOTT, LEWIS WILLIAM

He was killed in action whilst flying SPAD XIII, B6857 of No 23 Sqn, which was last seen flying near Corbie and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

10-Jul

AM2

PRESCOTT, WILLIAM (119252)

He died, cause unknown, whilst serving as a Driver with No 1 Mechanical Transport Depot and is buried in Leigh Cemetery.

23-Sep

2 Lt

PRESS, HARRY WILFRED

He was killed whilst flying DH6, C7212 of No 29 Training Sqn, which dived into the ground following an engine failure and is buried in Hendon Cemetery.

07-Dec

AM1

PRESTON, EDMUND GEORGE (25692)

He was killed in a railway accident near Brussels whilst serving as a Driver with No 7 Sqn.  At the time he was travelling back to his unit, having been on leave and is buried in Herzele Churchyard.

14-May

2 Lt

PRESTON, HARRY DENNIS

He was killed whilst flying DH9, C6097 of No 11 Training Depot Station, which crashed and burst into flames after stalling in a turn at low level and is buried in Salisbury (London Road) Cemetery.  Pte W L Messenger USAS was also killed.

09-Nov

Pte 2

PRESTON, JOSEPH WILLIAM (287259)

He died in Fargo Military Hospital, cause unknown whilst serving as a Batman with No 1 School of Navigation and Bomb Dropping and is buried in Ampleforth (St Benedict) Roman Catholic Churchyard.

23-Sep

2 Lt

PRESTON, MAXWELL EDDEN

He was killed whilst flying Camel, B5617 of No 32 Training Depot Station, which broke up in the air on recovering from a steep dive and is buried in  Montrose (Sleepyhillock) Cemetery.

11-May

Lt

PRICE, CHARLES LEONARD

He was killed whilst flying RE8, A3589 of No 7 Training Sqn, which stalled in a low level turn and is buried in Ramsgate and St Lawrence Cemetery.

09-Oct

Lt

PRICE, JOHN WARREN

He died from influenza in the Military Hospital, Ontario and is buried in Moncton (Elmwood) Cemetery.

04-Nov

2 Lt

PRICE, OLIVER

He was killed in action whilst flying SE5A, F6276 of No 56 Sqn, which failed to return from a sortie and is buried in Valenciennes (St Roch) Communal Cemetery.

14-Jun

AM3

PRICE, THOMAS (90727)

He had been discharged as medically unfit for war service and died before being recalled for further assessment, he is buried in Wakefield Cemetery.

27-May

Lt

PRICE, THOMAS JOHN

He drowned when HMT Leasowe Castle was torpedoed off Alexandria and is commemorated on the Jerusalem Memorial.

22-Sep

Pte

PRIDE, GEORGE (282426)

He appears to have been reported as a deserter whilst serving as a Batman with No 105 Sqn but was later found to have accidentally drowned and is buried in Lambeth (Tooting) Cemetery.

17-May

Lt

PRIDEAUX, EDWIN RAVENHILL

He was killed in action whilst flying Camel, B6408 of No 203 Sqn, which was last seen going down under control following a combat and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

26-Dec

Pte 2

PRIDEAUX, REGINALD CHARLES (146141)

He died in Prees Heath Military Hospital near Whitchurch from pneumonia whilst serving as a Labourer with No 13 Training Depot Station and is buried in Sheffield (Burngreave) Cemetery.

28-Nov

Cpl

PRIEST, RONALD (7314)

He died in 46 Stationary Hospital, Etaples from influenza whilst serving as an Assitant Armourer with No 98 Sqn and is buried in Etaples Military Cemetery.

01-Nov

AM2

PRIESTLEY, HORACE (21136)

He died in Salonika from malaria whilst serving as a Driver with No 17 Sqn and is buried in Sofia War Cemetery.

06-Oct

2 Lt

PRIME, HERBERT LESLIE

He died from wounds sustained the previous day whilst flying in DH9, B7678 of No 206 Sqn and is buried in Harlebeke New British Cemetery.

29-Nov

AM1

PRIME, LEONARD SIDNEY (8613)

He died in 22 General Hospital, Cammiers from broncho-pneumonia whilst serving as a Wireless Operator with No 1 Aeroplane Supply Depot and is buried in Etaples Military Cemetery.

31-May

Boy

PRIMMER, HENRY GEORGE (91397)

He was training at the Reserve Depot and died in the Eastern General Hospital, Cambridge, he is buried in Ventnor Cemetery.

12-Nov

AM2

PRINCE, JOHN ARTHUR (253367)

He died in No 1 Rest Camp, Cherbourg from pneumonia whilst serving as a Fitter (General) with No 243 Sqn and is buried in Tourlaville Communal Cemetery and Extension.

30-May

2 Lt

PRINCE, WILLIAM FRANCIS JOHN

He was serving at  No 1 Observers' School of Aerial Gunnery and was accidentally shot whilst bathing in a danger area of a Kentish firing range, he is buried in Chingford Mount Cemetery.

19-Dec

Pte 2

PRING, FREDRICK (111353)

He died in No 55 Casualty Clearing Station from influenza whilst serving as a Labourer with the Aero Service Unit and is buried in Charleroi Communal Cemetery.

21-Jul

Cpl

PRINGLE, DAVID (9224)

He died in the War Hospital, Huddersfield from tuberculosis of the lung having been returned to the UK from No 21 Balloon Section, with whom he was serving as a Telephone Operator and is buried in Liverpool (Anfield) Cemetery.

06-Oct

Pte 2

PRINN, PERCY GEORGE (243158)

He died from influenza whilst serving as a Labourer with HQ Adriatic Group (draft to Salonika) and is buried in St Germain-au-Mont-D'or Communal Cemetery Extension.

22-Jun

Chf Mech

PRINTER, CHARLES WILLIAM (313869)

He is presumed to have drown in the crash of airship NS3 from East Fortune which was wrecked in a gale off Dunbar on return from patrol.  He is commemorated on the Hollybrook Memorial, Southampton.

06-Nov

AM1

PRIOR, FREDERICK WILLIAM (34976)

He died from influenza whilst serving as a Carpenter with No 32 Training Depot Station and is buried in Hertford (All Saints) Churchyard.

03-Jul

2 Lt

PRIOR, HARRY LEONARD

He was killed whilst flying DH9, D1001 of No 117 Sqn, which spun into the ground and burst into flames, he is buried in Sittingbourne Cemetery.

30-Oct

2 Lt

PRITCHARD, CYRIL JOHN

He was killed in action whilst flying in DH9, E8863 of No 98 Sqn, which crashed in flames and is buried in Quievrain Communal Cemetery.

29-Sep

2 Lt

PRITCHARD, JOSHUA LEONARD

He was killed in action whilst flying DH9, D3272 of No 218 Sqn, which came down on the Allied side of the lines and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

06-Nov

2 Lt

PRITCHARD, ROBERT OWEN

He died from pneumonia whilst serving with No 1 School of Aeronautics and is buried in Llangybi (Capel Helyg) Independent Chapelyard.

04-Nov

Pte 1

PRITCHARD, THOMAS (409587)

He died in York Military Hospital from a cerebral haemorrhage whilst serving with No 6 Sub Unit, General Duties Unit and is buried in Fulford Cemetery.

24-Apr

2 Lt

PROCTER, CHARLES AUSTIN

He was killed whilst flying as an observer in FK8, D5024 of No 82 Sqn, which hit trees shortly after take off on an offensive patrol and exploded and is buried in Abbeville Communal Cemetery Extension.

16-May

Lt

PROCTOR, HERBERT NEVIL JACK

He was killed in action whilst flying SE5A, D3912 of No 60 Sqn, which was last seen in combat over Bapaume and is buried in Red Cross Corner Cemetery, Beugny.

26-Sep

Cpl

PROCTOR, JULIEN RUSSELL (20640)

He died in 3 Canadian CCS from a fractured skull sustained in an accident whilst serving as a Fitter (Aero Engine) with No 15 Sqn and is buried in Varennes Military Cemetery.

17-Nov

Lt

PROCTOR, LESLIE HORNER

He was killed whilst flying FK8, B4185 of No 10 Sqn, which dived into some houses after stalling near the ground and is buried in Kortrijk (St Jan) Communal Cemetery.

27-Sep

Sgt

PROCTOR, THOMAS (212317)

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

20-Oct

2 Lt

PROFFITT, JOHN THOMAS READ

He was killed in action whilst flying in DH9, C2161 of No 224 Sqn, which failed to return from a sortie and is commemorated on the Doiran Memorial.

10-May

2 Lt

PROSSER, DAVID HARRY

He was killed in action whilst flying DH4, B2081 of No 27 Sqn and is buried in Caix British Cemetery.

30-Oct

2 Lt

PROSSER, JOHN EDWARD

He was killed in action whilst flying in DH9, D7325 of No 98 Sqn, which failed to return from a bombing raid and is buried in Quievrain Communal Cemetery.

24-Jun

AM2

PROSSER, WILLIAM FREDERICK JAMES (93672)

He died from lobar pneumonia whilst serving as a Photographer with No 13 Sqn and is buried in Abbeville Communal Cemetery Extension.

22-Apr

2 Lt

PROUDFOOT, CYRIL DALLAS

He was killed whilst flying in RE8, C2255 of No 12 Sqn, which crashed on the aerodrome and is buried in Bac-du-Sud British Cemetery, Bailleulval.

25-Sep

2 Lt

PROVAN, ALEXANDER

He was the observer to Lt L S Brooke in DH9A, F992 of No 110 Sqn on a raid against targets in Frankfurt.   They had bombed their target when they were attacked by enemy fighters and shot down.  He is buried in Bad Bergzabern Cemetery.

23-Nov

Pte 2

PROVAN, CHARLES (239511)

He died in 4th (Northern) General Hospital, Lincoln from influenza and broncho-pneumonia whilst serving as a Labourer with No 59 Wing, Cranwell and is buried in Cathcart Cemetery.

04-Nov

Pte 2

PUGH, HERBERT EDWIN LEONARD (242713)

He died from influenza whilst serving as a Labourer with No 3 Kite Balloon Base on HMS 'Queen II' and is buried in Bari War Cemetery.

13-Nov

Lt

PUGH, JOHN EDWIN

He died of wounds received on 10 Nov 1918 whilst flying Camel, F8509 of No 210 Sqn, which failed to return from a sortie and is buried in Gosselies Communal Cemetery.

30-Nov

AM3

PULLAN, CHARLES (299317)

He died in the Military Hospital, Nottingham from influenza and bronchitis whilst serving as a Painter at Pulham Airship Station and is buried in Nottingham General Cemetery.

24-Sep

2 Lt

PULLAR, JOHN

He died from wounds sustained whilst flying  DH4, A8051 of  No 25 Sqn and is buried in Huby St Leu British Cemetery.

12-Jun

2 Lt

PULLEN, WILLIAM STANLEY

He was killed whilst flying Avro 504A, D1606 of No 206 Training Depot Station, which spun into the ground after stalling in a low level turn and is buried in Upton-cum-Chalvey (St Mary) Churchyard, Slough.

12-Dec

Sgt Mech

PURDAM, WALTER ROBERTSON (7438)

A Fitter (Aero Engine), he died in the Central Military Hospital, Eastbourne from malignant endocarditis whilst serving with No 50 Training Depot Station and is buried in Edinburgh (Rosebank) Cemetery.

08-Dec

Mem

PURDY, P (14715)

A member of the WRAF she was killed or died whilst serving in the UK and is buried in Deptford (Brockley) Cemetery.

21-Sep

Sgt

PURLING, ETHELBERT JAMES (409129)

He was killed in action at Wadi Farah whilst flying as the observer in a RE8  of No 14 Sqn, which failed to return from a sortie and is buried in Jerusalem Memorial.

25-Dec

Pte 2

PURVES, THOMAS WILLIAM DICKSON (105249)

He had been discharged on 20 Nov 1918 as unfit for further service, but his cause of death is unknown at the moment and is buried in New Kilpatrick (or Hillfoot) Cemetery.  Prior to discharge he had been serving as a Wireless Mechanic with No 1 Wireless School.

24-Sep

AM3

PYATT, ARTHUR WILLIAM (79263)

He was serving as a Coppersmith 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.

29-Apr

AM3

PYBUS, WILLIAM (123554)

He died in 3rd Southern General Hospital, Oxford from cerebral spinal meningitis whilst serving as a Labourer at No 3 Stores Depot and is buried in Fencote (St Andrew) Churchyard.

13-Aug

Pte 1

PYE, ROBERT ARTHUR (113523)

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

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