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RAF Casualties 1918 - S


11-Sep

Lt

SABEY, ALBERT ROBERT

He was the Observer of DH9, D7210 of No 104 Sqn, flown by 2 Lt W E L Courtney on a raid against the BASF works in Mannheim on 7 Sep 1918.  They were attacked by fighters after dropping their bombs and they were forced down.  Courtney became a PoW, but Sabey having either been hit in the air or injured in the landing died four days later and is buried in Sarralbe Military Cemetery.

23-Sep

2 Lt

SADLER, ROLAND ALBERT JAMES

He was killed whilst flying Camel, C1582 of No 78 Sqn, which spun into the ground after stalling in a turn with a faulty engine and is buried in Redenhall (The Assumption) Churchyard.

29-Jun

AM2

SAGE, ARTHUR PATRICK (41091)

He died in 21 CCS from a perforated duodenal ulcer whilst serving as a Fitter (Aero Engine) with No 11 Sqn and is buried in Wavans British Cemetery.

30-Jun

Lt

SALES, NORMAN

He died from injuries sustained whilst flying Dolphin, C4227 of No 87 Sqn and is buried in Wavans British Cemetery.

03-Apr

2 Lt

SALMON-BACKHOUSE, ST. JOHN

He was killed in aerial combat whilst flying an FK8 of No 17 Sqn in Salonika and is buried in Sofia War Cemetery.

23-Apr

2 Lt

SALMONS, WILLIAM JOHN MM

He died from injuries sustained the previous day whilst flying Avro 504, D113 of No 65 Training Sqn, which failed to recover from a dive resulting from a flat spin and is buried in Coventry (London Road) Cemetery.

28-May

Lt

SALTER, GEOFFREY CHARLES TAYLOR MC

He was killed whilst flying as an observer in Bristol Fighter, C4763 of No 20 Sqn, which was probably shot down by an enemy fighter near Neuf Berquin and is commemorated on the  Arras Flying Services Memorial.

09-Jun

Lt

SALTON, WILLIAM FLETCHER

He was killed whilst flying DH4, D1773 of No 224 Sqn, which crashed on take off for a bombing raid and is buried in Otranto Town Cemetery.

17-Nov

2 Lt

SALTON, WILLIAM KENNETH

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.

08-Aug

Lt

SAMPSON, AMYAS TERRELL

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

06-Sep

Sgt

SAMPSON, HERBERT JOHN (406040)

He died from wounds sustained whilst flying as the observer in RE8, C2479 of No 52 Sqn and is buried in Aubigny Communal Cemetery Extension.

19-Jul

Boy

SAMPSON, LEONARD HENRY GEORGE (245931)

Training as a Wireless Operator, he was killed whilst flying in Shorthorn, N5063 of the Aerial Gunnery and Bombing School (Eastchurch), which collided with an Avro during a climb and is buried in Hampstead Cemetery.

02-Dec

Lt

SAMPSON, WILFRED JOHN

He died in the Somerville Hospital, Oxford from injuries sustained whilst flying a Dolphin of No 81 Sqn, when he caught a tree as he attempted a forced landing and is buried in Oxford (Botley) Cemetery.

13-Dec

Lt

SAMS, MERVYN ALFRED

He died from pneumonia following influenza whilst serving with No 205 Training Depot Station at Vendome and is buried in Vendome Town Cemetery.

08-Nov

Pte 2

SAMUELS, WILLIAM (284833)

He died, cause unknown, in the camp hospital whilst serving as a Batman with No 3 Fighting School and is buried in Lewisham (Hither Green) Cemetery.

29-Oct

2 Lt

SAMUELSON, FRANK ALBERT

He was killed whilst flying in Camel, E9982 of No 51 Training Depot Station, which crashed but the cause was not apparent and is buried in Shotwick (St Michael) Churchyard.

03-May

Lt

SANDERS, FREDERIC JOSEPH

He was killed whilst flying RE8, B6505 of No 7 Sqn and is buried in Ebblinghem Military Cemetery.

07-Nov

Sgt Maj

SANDERS, GEORGE (185031)

He died in the War Hospital, Bath from broncho-pneumonia whilst serving as a Disciplinarian with No 7 School of Air Guunery and is buried in Birmingham (Handsworth) Cemetery.

13-Aug

Pte 2

SANDERS, GEORGE (96375)

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

17-Sep

Cdt

SANDERS, HARRY CREIGHTON (153688)

He was killed whilst flying Curtiss JN-4, C259 of No 91 Training Sqn and is buried in Erin Cemetery.

27-Sep

2 Lt

SANDERS, REGINALD FRANK

He was killed whilst flying Camel, F1395 of No 61 Sqn, which collided with F1315 of the same unit during a formation flying practice and is buried Birmingham (Lodge Hill) Cemetery.

05-Sep

2 Lt

SANDERS, REGINALD HORACE

He was killed whilst flying Camel, F3207 of No 50 Training Depot Station, which collided with another aircraft during a formation practice and is buried in Hampstead Cemetery.

01-Oct

Lt

SANDERSON, ALBERT MONTAGUE

He was killed in action whilst flying SE5A, F5464 of No 74 Sqn, which failed to return from a sortie and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

17-Oct

2 Lt

SANDERSON, CHARLES BUSWELL

He died from wounds sustained whilst flying DH9, D3163 of No 27 Sqn, which was lost on 25 Sep 1918, being last seen under control near Le Catelet and is buried in Hautmont Communal Cemetery.

29-May

Pte 2

SANDERSON, JOHN ROBERT (164928)

He was serving at the Armament School (Uxbridge) when he died from heart disease  and is buried in Hull (Hedon Road) Cemetery.

13-Aug

2 Lt

SANGSTER, ALBERT BURNETT

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

15-May

2 Lt

SANKEY, CECIL MARTIN MC

He was killed in a flying accident at Northolt, two weeks after qualifying as a pilot.  He was flying Camel, B7396 of No 86 Sqn, which spun into the ground from 50 ft after stalling on turning downwind and bursting into flames on impact, he is buried in Hanwell Cemetery.

16-May

Lt

SANSOM, ROLAND CHARLES

He was killed in action whilst flying DH4, A7477 of No 55 Sqn, which seen to go down in flames over Saarbrucken and is buried in Niederzwehren Cemetery.

20-Jun

Cpl

SAPSED, HERBERT TRING (207084)

He was serving as a Disciplinarian at RAF Calshot when he was killed after being struck be a propeller and is buried in Leavensden (All Saints) Churchyard.

24-Sep

AM3

SARGEANT, HERBERT THOMAS (107529)

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-Jun

2 Lt

SATTERTHWAITE, GEORGE EDWARD

He was killed whilst flying Avro 504A, A8544 of No 22 Training Sqn, which dived into the ground after stalling in a vertical turn and is buried in Alexandria (Hadra) War Memorial Cemetery.

15-Jun

Lt

SATTERTHWAITE, JOHN

He was killed whilst flying Camel, B7443 of No 61 Training Sqn, which dived into the ground from 300 ft after he fainted in the air and is buried in Bury Cemetery, Redvales.

16-Dec

AM2

SAUNDERS, ALFRED GEORGE (253097)

He died in Lincoln County Hospital from pneumonia whilst serving as a Rigger (Aero) with the Balloon Training Wing, Cranwell and is buried in Southend-on-Sea (Sutton Road) Cemetery.

17-Jun

Cdt

SAUNDERS, JAMES FOSTER (153720)

He was killed whilst flying Curtis JN-4, C174 of No 87 Training Sqn, No 44 Wing in Canada and is buried in Durham Cemetery, Grey County.

21-Oct

2 Lt

SAUNDERS, JAMES OSCAR REGINALD STUART

He was the pilot of DH9A, F986 of No 110 Sqn on a raid on Frankfurt.  He and his observer, 2 Lt W J Brain,  were the only crew killed on this, their first operation, but another six aircraft were shot down, their crews being captured.  He is buried in Niederezwehren Cemetery.

04-Oct

2 Lt

SAUNDERS, LORN LAMONT

He was killed in action whilst flying Camel, H771 of No 46 Sqn, when he collided with D6519 of the same unit near St Quentin  and is buried in Bronfay Farm Military Cemetery, Bray-sur-Somme.

31-Oct

AM3

SAUNDERS, WILLIAM (307892)

He died from pneumonia whilst serving as a Rigger (Aero) with 'D' Section, Reserve Depot and is buried in West Ham Cemetery.

22-Apr

Capt

SAUNDERSON, SAMUEL TREHERNE

He was killed whilst flying in DH6, C7215 of No 131 Sqn which dived into the ground at Shawbury due to an unknown reason and is buried in Shawbury (St Mary) Churchyard.

11-Sep

Lt

SAVAGE, HARRY LEONARD

He was killed whilst flying Pup, C420 of No 47 Training Depot Station, which collided with another aircraft and is buried in Doncaster Hyde Park Cemetery.

14-Aug

Lt

SAVAGE, HENRY WILLIAM

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

14-Aug

Lt

SAVILLE, ALBERT EDWARD

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

08-Oct

2 Lt

SAWYER, CYRIL HAYES

He was killed whilst flying Camel, F2165 of No 46 Sqn during a practice flight and is buried in Tincourt New British Cemetery.

03-Aug

Lt

SAWYER, ROBERT HENRY

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

17-Jul

Sgt

SAYERS, EDWARD HARPER (12315)

He was killed whilst flying Pup, 9901 of the Pool of Pilots, which collided with B5992 of the same unit near Manston and is buried in Willesden New Cemetery.

31-Jul

2 Lt

SAYERS, LESLIE FREDERICK CECIL

He was killed in action whilst flying in  DH9, D5688 of No 98 Sqn and is buried in Coulommiers Communal Cemetery.

26-Nov

Lt

SAYERS, PERCY LANGLEY

He died in Grimsby Military Hospital from pneumonia and heart failure whilst serving as a Kite Balloon Officer with No 8 Balloon Base and is buried in Grimsby (Scartho Road) Cemetery.

12-Jun

Capt

SCALES, HERBERT JAMES MC

He was killed in action whilst flying Camel, C1597 of No 150 Sq and is buried in Sarigol Military Cemetery, Kriston.

26-Oct

Pte 2

SCAMMELL, EDWIN HORACE (127621)

He died from broncho-pneumonia whilst serving as a Batman with No 11 Sqn and is buried in Etaples Military Cemetery.

22-Aug

Mem

SCAMMELL, LILY (9239 )

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

02-Nov

AM3

SCAMMELL, WILLIAM TOM (242182)

He died in the VAD Hospital, Hornsea from influenza whilst serving as a Driver (Petrol) with No 248 Sqn at Hornsea Mere and is buried in Christ Church Cemetery.

10-Jul

Lt

SCARAMANGA, JAMES JOHN

He killed in action whilst flying Bristol F2B, C1003 of No 22 Sqn, when he was hit by ground fire during an offensive patrol and is buried in Aire Communal Cemetery.

25-May

2 Lt

SCARBOROUGH, EDWARD OWEN

He was killed whilst flying BE2e, C7022 of No 119 Sqn, which spun into the ground and burst into flames on impact, he is buried in Cambridge City Cemetery.

18-Nov

Lt

SCARR, GEOFFREY CAMPBELL

He was killed whilst flying Bristol F2B, E2484 of No 1 Observer School of Aerial Gunnery, which crashed while attempting a forced landing and is buried in Shorncliffe Military Cemetery.

28-Dec

Flt Cdt

SCARRATT, JOHN ARTHUR (128917)

He was killed whilst flying Avro 504K, H218 of No 27 Training Depot Station, which spun into the ground after stalling in a turn and is buried in Crail Parish Churchyard.

22-Oct

Lt

SCHMOLLE, JAMES GUSTAVE

He was killed whilst flying in Camel, C8367 of No 189 (Night) Training Sqn, which possibly broke up in a dive due to being overstressed and is buried in Hornchurch (St Andrew) Churchyard.

29-Oct

Pte 1

SCHOFIELD, FRANK (234756)

He died, cause unknown, whilst serving as a Batman with No 209 Training Depot Station and is buried in Haslar Royal Naval Cemetery.

12-Oct

Pte 2

SCHOFIELD, NORMAN (410107)

He died from lobar pneumonia whilst serving with Instructional School Wing (Blandford) and is buried in Tunbridge Wells Cemetery.

24-Sep

Pte 1

SCHOFIELD, SAMUEL (268695)

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.

01-Nov

2 Lt

SCHOLES, ALBERT VINCENT MM

He was killed whilst flying in Bristol F2B, C4774 of No 21 Wing, W/T Flt, which crashed after the undercarriage hit the ground during low level aerobatics and is buried in Huddersfield (Edgerton) Cemetery.

30-Jul

Capt

SCHOLTE, OWEN JOHN FREDERICK MC

He was serving with No 60 Sqn and was killed in a motor car accident in France, along with Maj C E Foggin of No 41 Sqn, he is is buried in St Riquier British Cemetery.

21-May

Lt

SCOBIE, CALDWELL GROVES

He was killed in action whilst flying Bristol F2B, B1341 of No 88 Sqn, which is believed to have gone down near Nieuport and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

27-Oct

Lt

SCOBIE, KEITH MACDONALD

He was killed in an accident having recently gained his 'Wings' at No 43 Training Depot Station when he was struck by a Bristol Scout as it took off and is buried in Andover Cemetery.

15-Sep

Capt

SCOTCHER, WILLIAM GOODLIFF MC

He was killed whilst flying Camel, C6754 of No 50 Sqn, which crashed as it was flying at low level and is buried in Ilford Cemetery.

01-Jun

Lt

SCOTT, CLIVE KEELING

He was killed at Farnborough whilst flying Camel, B2347 of No 49 Southern Aircraft Repair Depot, which spun into the ground from a turn following an engine failure during a test flight and is buried in Twickenham Cemetery.

07-Nov

2 Lt

SCOTT, EDGAR STANLEY

He was killed whilst flying in Avro 504K, D2040 of No 28 Training Depot Station, which crashed after striking telegraph as it landed in poor weather and is buried in Weston-on-the-Green (St Mary) Churchyard.

16-Jun

Sgt

SCOTT, ERNEST (38712)

A member of 51st Bn Royal Warwickshire Regiment he was attached the RAF and was killed whilst flying as the observer in DH9, C6109 of No 27 Sqn, which was lost on this date, he is buried in Bouchoir New British Cemetery.

04-Nov

Lt

SCOTT, FRANCIS CHARLES DUDLEY

He was killed in action whilst flying Bristol F2B, D7948 of No 62 Sqn, which failed to return from a sortie and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

17-Aug

2 Lt

SCOTT, GEORGE BERTRAM

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

11-Jun

Lt

SCOTT, GEORGE MATTHEWSON

He was killed whilst flying DH4, D1774 of the Mobile Sqn, Mudros, which crashed and burst into flames after hitting a flag pole on landing, he is buried in East Mudros Military Cemetery.

30-Jul

2 Lt

SCOTT, HAROLD GEORGE

He was killed in action whilst flying as the observer in RE8, E2 of No 52 Sqn, piloted by Capt R T Tudor, which was brought down over the lines on a bombing raid to Martinpuich.  He is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

23-Aug

2 Lt

SCOTT, HERBERT

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

23-Sep

AM3

SCOTT, JAMES ALEXANDER (142733)

He was serving as Fitter (Aero Engine) at No 1 Aircraft Supply Depot at Marquise and was killed in a German air raid on the station, he is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

20-Jun

Lt

SCOTT, NORMAN MM

He was killed whilst flying Camel, D9538 of No 72 Training Sqn, which failed to recover from a spin a and is buried in Leavensden (All Saints) Churchyard.

31-Jul

Pte 2

SCOTT, PERCY ASHTON (240836)

He died from wounds sustained whilst serving with No 203 Sqn and is buried in Aubigny Communal Cemetery Extension.

03-May

Lt

SCOTT, RAYMOND MM

He was killed in action whilst flying DH4, D9247 of No 205 Sqn, which was seen to go down in a flat spin and is buried in  Hangard Communal Cemetery Extension.

07-May

2 Lt

SCOTT, REGINALD JACOB

He died from injuries sustained on 1 May 1918 whilst flying a Nieuport Scout of No 111 Sqn and is buried in Ramleh War Cemetery.

19-Aug

Cdt

SCOTT, SNOWDEN APPLETON

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

29-Sep

Lt

SCOTT, STUART HARVEY

He was killed in action whilst flying RE8, D4734 of No 6 Sqn, which came down near Amiens and is buried in Unicorn Cemetery, Vend'Huile.

21-May

2 Lt

SCOTT, TOM FARRAR MM

He was killed whilst flying BE12, B727 of No 75 Sqn, which spun into the ground after stalling at 80 ft, bursting into flames on impact and is buried in East Harling Cemetery.

21-Jul

Lt

SCOVIL, EARLE MARKEE MM

He was killed whilst flying FE2b, D9907 of No 8 Training Depot Station, which spun into the ground from a turn at about 400 ft and is buried in St Stephen Rural Cemetery, Charlotte County.

24-Aug

Lt

SCRACE, JOHN

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

22-Aug

2 Lt

SCRIBBINS, WILLIAM HOWARD

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

03-Jul

Pte

SCRIVENER, WILLIAM EDGAR (114588)

He died, cause unknown, whilst serving as a Labourer at No 2 Aeroplane Repair Depot and is buried in Barking (Rippleside) Cemetery.

25-Sep

Lt

SCROGGIE, LEONARD CHARLES

He was flying Camel, D8216 of No 213 Sqn when he was brought down near Bruges.  He was originally reported to be a PoW but later presumed to have been killed and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

18-Jul

Lt

SCUDAMORE, WILLIAM SAMUEL KEMP

He was killed in action whilst flying Camel, E1404 of No 208 Sqn, which is believed to have come down out of control near Merville during a wireless patrol and is buried in ANZAC Cemetery, Sailly-sur-la-Lys.

28-Jul

AM2

SCUDDER, PERCY (39036)

He died from arteriosclerosis whilst serving as a Labourer with the Independent Force and is buried in St Sever Cemetery Extension, Rouen.

17-Oct

AM2

SEABOURNE, HARRY HERBERT AMOS (251219)

He died in 3rd Western General Hospital, Cardiff from pneumonia whilst serving as a Fitter (General) with the Western Experimental Workshops (Cardiff) and is buried in Walker (Christ Church) Churchyard.

25-Sep

Sgt

SEABROOK, WILLIAM CHARLES (2102)

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

06-Jun

AM2

SEAL, ALFRED JOHN (219032)

He died in the RN Hospital, Pembroke from peritonitis and pleurisy whilst serving as a Fitter (Aero Engine) at Pembroke and is buried in Sutton Cemetery.

02-Nov

AM2

SEALY, LAURENCE EDWIN (56946)

He was killed in action whilst serving as a Wireless Operator with No 15 Sqn and is buried in Poix-du-Nord Communal Cemetery Extension.

21-Sep

Sgt

SEAR, RICHARD JOSEPH (94433)

He was killed in action whilst flying as the observer in DH9, D3092 of No 108 Sqn, which failed to return from a bombing raid and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

01-Nov

AM1

SEARLE, JOHN (58761)

He died in 12 Stationary Hospital, St Pol from influenza whilst serving as a Carpenter with No 32 Sqn and is buried in St Pol British Cemetery, St Pol-sur-Ternoise.

29-Nov

AM2

SEARSON, BERTIE (112148)

He died in the VAD Hospital, Huntingdon from pneumonia whilst serving as a Rigger (Aero) with No 96 Sqn and is buried in Kirton (Holy Trinity) Churchyard.

24-Oct

Flt Cdt

SEDDON, ALFRED (154119)

He was killed whilst flying Avro 504, D5409 of No 41 Training Depot Station, which spun into the ground from 80 ft after stalling in a climbing turn and is buried in Harwood (Christ Church) Churchyard.

18-Oct

Capt

SEDGWICK, FRANCIS BALFOUR

He was killed in a flying accident whilst flying Camel, F1417 of No 54 Training Depot Station and is buried in Brookwood Cemetery.

12-Dec

Lt

SEED, WILLIAM ERNEST

He died from influenza whilst serving with No 2 (Northern) Aircraft Repair Depot and is buried in Ashton-on-Ribble (St Andrew) Churchyard.

01-Nov

2 Lt

SEGRAVE, PHILIP

He was killed in action whilst flying Bristol F2B, F6116 of No 20 Sqn, which failed to return from a fighter recce sortie and is buried in Pont-sur-Sambre Communal Cemetery.

09-Nov

Pte 1

SELINE, JOSEPH (120509)

He died in 2 Canadian Stationary Hospital, Oustreau from influenza whilst serving as a Labourer with No 18 Kite Balloon Section and is buried in Terlincthun British Cemetery, Wimille.

29-Aug

2 Lt

SELLAR, WILLIAM RITCHIE

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

15-May

Lt

SELLARS, HERBERT WHITELEY MC

He was killed in action whilst flying Bristol F2B, C845 of No 11 Sqn, which was last seen in combat near Bouchon and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

17-Dec

Sgt Mech

SELLEN, JAMES RICHARD (17428)

He died in the Military Hospital, Ipswich from pneumonia whilst serving as a Fitter (Aero Engine) with 'T' Sqn and is buried in Queenborough (Holy Trinity) Churchyard.

20-Dec

Clk 2

SELLWOOD , ALFRED CHARLES (222331)

He died in the County Hospital, Lincoln from pleura pericarditis and syncope whilst serving as a Storeman with the Training Wing, Cranwell and he is buried in Stoke Gabriel (SS. Mary and Gabriel) Churchyard.

30-Oct

Cdt

SEMPLE, FRANKLYN MARMION JOSEPH (180065)

He died in Reading Hospital from influenza and pneumonia whilst serving with No 1 School of Aeronautics and is buried in Reading (Caversham) Cemetery.

14-May

2 Lt

SEPHTON, STANLEY

He was killed whilst flying DH4, A7548 of No 55 Sqn, which crashed during a test flight and is buried in Charmes Military Cemetery, Essegney.

20-Jun

Lt

SESSIONS, DONALD HUMPHREY MC

He was killed in Kent whilst flying in DH4 B5454 of  No 1 (Observers) School of Aerial Gunnery, which broke up in the air, cause unknown and is buried in Quedgeley (St James) Churchyard

05-Jun

Lt

SESSIONS, FREDERICK HAROLD NORMAN

He was killed whilst flying SE5A, D264 of No 89 Sqn, which dived into the ground after stalling in a turn and burst into flames on impact, he and is buried in Mount Jerome Cemetery.

10-Aug

Cpl

SEWARD, NORMAN WILLIAM (148590)

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

21-Nov

2 Lt

SEXTON, EDGAR ZEPHANIA

He died from injuries sustained when he as struck by the propeller of Curtiss JN-4, C637 of No 93 (Canadian) Training Sqn and is buried in Strathroy Cemetery.

03-Nov

Pte 2

SEXTON, WILLIAM HENRY (247149)

He died from pneumonia whilst serving as a Rigger (Aero) at No 209 Training Depot Station, Lee-on-Solent and is buried in Haslar Royal Naval Cemetery.

06-Sep

2 Lt

SEYMOUR, CHARLES BENJAMIN

He was killed in action whilst flying Bristol F2B, C4745 of No 11 Sqn, which failed to return from a sortie and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

21-Nov

Cpl

SEYMOUR, GEORGE WILLIAM JOHN CARTER (7956)

He died in Hounslow Military Hospital from pneumonia whilst serving as a Hydrogen Worker with No 2 Balloon Training Depot and is buried in New Brentford Cemetery.

18-Jun

Lt

SHACKELL, CECIL JOHN

He was killed whilst flying Camel, B7148 of No 210 Sqn during a practice flight and is buried in Ebblinghem Military Cemetery.

21-Sep

2 Lt

SHANKS, DANIEL ALBERT

He was killed in action whilst flying DH9, D3092 of No 108 Sqn, which failed to return from a bombing raid and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

18-Oct

AM3

SHARMAN, HERBERT HARRY (123639)

He died in the Military Hospital, Kingston-upon-Thames from pneumonia whilst serving as a Labourer with No 1 (MT) Repair Depot and is buried in Peterborough Old Cemetery (or Broadway Cemetery).

19-Jun

AM3

SHARP, CHARLES (189952)

He died in the Central Military Hospital, Aylesbury from bronchial -pneumonia whilst training at the School of Technical Training, Halton and is buried in Aston (SS. Peter and Paul) Churchyard.

26-Sep

2 Lt

SHARP, CHRISTOPHER HAROLD

He was the observer to 2 Lt C R G Abrahams in DH9, C6272 of No 99 Sqn,  on raid against Metz, when their formation was attacked by 15 enemy scouts.  He and his pilot were killed and are buried in Chambieres French National Cemetery, Metz.

15-Jul

AM2

SHARP, WILLIAM GORDON (407603)

He died from heat stroke whilst serving as a Fitter (General) with the Aircraft Park (India) and is commemorated on the Karachi 1914-1918 War Memorial.

18-Sep

AM3

SHAW, ELY WALKER (254007)

A Fitter (General), he was killed whilst flying in DH6, B3023 of No 244 Sqn, which spun into the ground after stalling in a turn and is buried in King Cross (St Paul) Churchyard.  His service records have so far not been found.

16-Jul

Lt

SHAW, FRANK AUBREY MC

He was killed in action whilst flying in  DH9, D1717 of No 98 Sqn, which last seen spinning into a wood near Soilly and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

18-Jul

AM2

SHAW, GEORGE HENRY (263459)

He died whilst serving at No 7 Stores Distribution Depot and is buried in Birmingham (Brandwood End) Cemetery.

09-Jun

AM2

SHAW, SAMUEL 'SAM' (67657)

He was serving as a Labourer with No 15 Kite Balloon Section and died on the parade ground of No 1 AD, cause unknown, he is buried in Les Baraques Military Cemetery, Sangatte.

10-Nov

AM2

SHAW, WALTER EDWIN (248792)

He died in Lowestoft Isolation Hospital from pneumonia following influenza whilst serving as a Labourer with No 73 Wing, Lowestoft and is buried in Leeds (Lawns Wood) Cemetery.

13-May

Pte 1 (Act Sgt)

SHAW, WILLIAM (402110)

He was killed whilst flying RE8, B5101 of No 51 Training Sqn, which stalled resulting in a dive into the ground where it burst into flames on impact and was buried in Beath Western Cemetery.

29-Nov

Lt

SHEAD, SIDNEY GEORGE

He died from pneumonia whilst serving as an Equipment Officer 3rd Class with No 5 (Eastern) Aircraft Repair Depot and is buried in Fulham Palace Road Cemetery.

11-Aug

2 Lt

SHEARD, HENRY WIGGLESWORTH

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

25-Jul

Lt

SHEARER, FREDERICK JAMES

He was probably killed whilst flying Bristol F2B, C976 of No 20 Sqn, which was shot down by enemy fighters near Menin and is buried in Dadizeele New British Cemetery.

01-Oct

2 Lt

SHEEHAN, MARTIN JOSEPH

He was killed in action whilst flying in RE8, D4898 of No 13 Sqn, which failed to return from a sortie and is buried in Anneux British Cemetery.

22-Apr

2 Lt

SHEIL, CHARLES

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

27-Jun

Lt

SHELDON, CHARLES STANLEY

He was killed in action whilst flying Camel, D6532 of No 70 Sqn, which was last seen in combat neat Albert and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

28-Sep

Lt

SHELDRAKE, ARCHIBALD TURNER

He was killed in action whilst flying SE5A, B7900 of No 64 Sqn, which failed to return from an offensive patrol and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

07-Oct

AM3

SHELTON, GEORGE HENRY (297592)

He died in Blandford Military Hospital from lobar pneumonia whilst serving as a Machinist with the Reserve Depot and is buried in Smethwick (Uplands) Cemetery.

28-Jul

2 Lt

SHEPERD, JOHN ARNOLD

He was killed whilst flying Avro 504K, D8832 of No 53 Training Sqn, which dived into the ground after stalling in a turn with the engine off and is buried in Sheffield (Burngreave) Cemetery.

25-Jun

Pte 1

SHEPHARD, RICHARD (224388)

He was killed in action whilst flying as the aerial gunner in DH9, C2176 of No 211 Sqn, which was last seen near Ostend under heavy AA fire and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

09-Aug

Pte 1

SHEPHERD, WILLIAM GEORGE (224982)

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

07-Nov

AM3

SHEPPARD, WALTER JOHN (289457)

He died in the 2nd Eastern General Hospital, Brighton from influenza whilst serving as a Carpenter with the South East Area Flying Instructors' School, Shoreham and is buried in Coity (St Mary) Churchyard.

01-Oct

Lt

SHEREK, PAUL

He was killed in action whilst flying in DH4, D9269 of No 57 Sqn, which failed to return from a bombing raid and is buried in Caudry British Cemetery.

29-Aug

2 Lt

SHERIDAN, CHARLES JAMES CAMERON

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

27-Sep

Lt

SHERIDAN, JOHN WILTON

He was killed in action whilst flying Camel, F1315 of No 61 Sqn, which collided with F1395 of the same unit during a formation flying practice and is buried Rochford (St Andrew) Churchyard.

19-Aug

2 Lt

SHERLOCK, CLARENCE EDWARD

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

30-Oct

Lt

SHERWOOD , FRANCIS COLIN

He was serving with No 248 Sqn and died from heart failure brought on by influenza and pneumonia in Brooklands Hospital in Hull, he is buried in Brompton Cemetery.

01-Jul

Lt

SHERWOOD, CHESTER LINE ARTHUR

He was killed in action whilst flying Dolphin, C4181 of No 23 Sqn, which was last seen in combat near Hangest and is buried in Villers-Bretonneux Military Cemetery.

02-Jun

2 Lt

SHIELD, FRANK LESLIE

He was killed whilst flying Camel, C130 of No 63 Training Sqn, which collided with B4632 of the same unit during an air fighting practice and is buried in Birmingham (Lodge Hill) Cemetery.

10-May

2 Lt

SHIELDS, COLIN GRAHAM SUTHERLAND

He was killed in action whilst flying Camel, D6619 of 80 Sqn, which failed to return from a sortie and is buried in Cerisy-Gailly Military Cemetery.

28-May

AM3

SHIELDS, WALTER (126532)

He was killed in action whilst serving as a Labourer with No 5 Balloon Section and is buried in Mendinghem Military Cemetery.

06-Sep

2 Lt

SHIER, MORLEY ROY

He was killed whilst flying DH6, D5172 of No 236 Sqn during a patrol over the North Sea and is commemorated on the Hollybrook Memorial, Southampton.

16-Jun

Lt

SHILLINGFORD, STANLEY CHARLES

He was killed in action whilst flying RE8, B6656  of No 4 Sqn, which failed to return from a photography sortie and is buried in Meteren Military Cemetery.

20-Nov

Cdt (Sgt?)

SHIRLAW, GEORGE FORSYTH

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

31-Jul

AM1

SHIRLEY, JOHN EDWARD (217731)

He died in Norfolk and Norwich Hospital, cause unknown, whilst serving as a Labourer at the Airship Construction Station at Pulham and is buried in Chichester Cemetery.

05-Nov

AM3

SHOOBERT, SIDNEY CHARLES (291080)

He died in Tring Isolation Hospital from pneumonia whilst serving/training with the School of Technical Training and is buried in Lambeth (Tooting) Cemetery.

10-Apr

2 Lt

SHOOTER, JOHN HAROLD MC

He was killed in action whilst flying FK8, D5011 of No 35 Sqn, which was shot down by an enemy fighter, he is buried in Longueau British Cemetery.

03-Nov

2 Lt

SHORROCK, WALTER

He was killed whilst flying Sopwith Dolphin, C8127 of No 4 Training Depot Station, which spun into the ground and is buried in Blackburn Cemetery.

04-Nov

Pte 2

SHORT, SIDNEY ERNEST (229926)

He died at 'The Homestead', Churchill Road, Upper Parkstone, Dorset (his home) from pneumonia whilst serving as a Batman at RAF Calshot and is buried in Poole (Branksome) Cemetery.

03-Nov

AM1

SHORT, STANLEY (406173)

He died, cause unknown, whilst serving as a Rigger (Aero) with No 119 Sqn and is buried in Carmarthen Cemetery.

11-Oct

Cdt

SHORTLEY, FRANCIS WILLIAM (272548)

He died in the Base Hospital (Toronto?) from pneumonia whilst serving in Canada and is buried in Montreal (Mount Royal) Cemetery.

03-Dec

Pte 1

SHORTLEY, H J (9111)

He died from pneumonia whilst serving with No 2 Aircraft Depot and is buried in Abbeville Communal Cemetery Extension.  His records have not yet been located.

28-Apr

Pte 2

SHUBROOK, GEORGE KENNETH (241592)

He was serving as a Labourer with No 8 Aircraft Park when he died from pneumonia and is buried in Dunkirk Town Cemetery.

28-Sep

Sgt

SHUFFLEBOTHAM, FRANK WILLIAM (241893)

He was killed in an accident whilst flying as the observer in DH4, F5704 of No 217 Sqn and is buried in Dunkirk Town Cemetery.

24-Jul

Sgt

SHUKER, WALTER JOHN (100435)

He was killed in action whilst flying as the observer in Bristol F2B, D7902 of No 48 Sqn, which was last seen going down in flames and is buried in Delville Wood Cemetery, Longueval.

27-Sep

2 Lt

SHUM, BRIAN GODFREY

He was killed in action whilst flying Bristol F2B,  D8089 of No 22 Sqn, which was last seen flying east over Cambrai during an offensive patrol and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

14-Sep

AM1

SHUTE, CYRIL WITHERSTONE (223049)

He died in 79 General Hospital, Taranto from malaria whilst serving as a Carpenter with No 66 Wing and is buried in Taranto Town Cemetery Extension.

16-Aug

2 Lt

SHUTTLEWORTH, RICHARD WELBURY

He was killed whilst flying RE8, 7695 of No 1 Training Depot Station, which spun into the ground from a steep gliding turn during landing and is buried in Thornton-in-Craven (St Mary) Churchyard.

14-Oct

AM3

SHUTTLEWORTH, WILLIAM PARKER (276659)

He died in the Central Military Hospital, Aylesbury from pneumonia whilst serving as a Fitter (Aero) with the School of Technical Training and is buried in Overton (St Helen) Churchyard.

01-Oct

Maj

SIBLEY, ROBERT DYMOND GLADMAN

He was killed in action whilst flying Camel, D1883 of No 210 Sqn, which failed to return and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

25-Jul

Lt

SIDDALL, JOSEPH HENRY

He was killed in action whilst flying Camel, D9636 of No 209 Sqn, was last seen in combat near Houthem and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

18-May

Capt

SIEVEKING, VALENTINE EDGAR DSC and Bar

He was killed in action whilst flying  Handley Page O/400, C3847 of No 214 Sqn, which failed to return from a bombing raid and is buried in Zeebrugge Churchyard.

01-Oct

AM2

SIGGERS, DUDLEY (408767)

He died in the Station Hospital, Lahore from dysentery whilst serving as a Fitter (General) with No 114 Sqn and is commemorated on the Karachi 1914-1918 War Memorial.

10-Oct

AM2

SILLINCE, REGINALD LEWIS (27671)

He was killed in an accident whilst serving as a Driver with No 4 Reserve Lorry Park and is buried in Doingt Communal Cemetery Extension.

04-Dec

Sgt Mech

SILLIS, THOMAS (33979)

He died, cause unknown, whilst serving as a Rigger (Aero) with No 48 Sqn and is buried in Nivelles (Nijvel) Communal Cemetery.

08-Nov

Mem

SILLITOE, ADA FLORENCE VICTORIA (7201)

A member of the WRAF she was killed/died whilst serving in the UK and is buried in Great Shelford (or Shelford Magna) (St Mary) Churchyard.

17-Oct

AM1

SILVER, ERNEST GEORGE (63878)

He died in Churbrook Auxiliary Hospital, Nantwich from Gangrene whilst serving as a Carpenter with No 51 Training Depot Station and is buried in Northrepps (St Mary) Churchyard.

01-Jul

Pte 2

SILVEY, THOMAS (198667)

He was died in the Military Hospital, Blandford from pneumonia whilst training at the Reserve Depot, Blandford and is buried in Woodgrange Park Cemetery, Eastham.

19-Nov

Flt Cdt

SIM, JAMES COPLAND

He died in the RN Hospital, Haslar from pneumonia and emphysema whilst serving with No 209 Training Depot Station and is buried in Haslar Royal Naval Cemetery.

18-Oct

AM1

SIMCOX, BERTIE (133051)

He died from pneumonia whilst serving as a Labourer with No 34 Kite Balloon Section and is buried in Mont Huon Military Cemetery, Le Treport.

19-Aug

AM3

SIMMONDS, HORACE (119946)

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

16-Sep

2 Lt

SIMMONDS, LESLIE BERNARD

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

15-Dec

AM1

SIMMONITE, FRANK (37226)

He died from injuries sustained whilst serving as a Rigger (Aero) with No 145 Sqn and is buried in Suez War Memorial Cemetery.

08-Nov

Mem

SIMMONS, ANNIE (10752)

A member of the WRAF she died whilst serving with HQ, No 3 Group  and is buried in Cambridge City Cemetery.

15-Aug

AM2

SIMMONS, WILLIAM SYDNEY (402899)

He was killed whilst serving as a Driver (Petrtol) with No 16 Balloon Company and is buried in Adelaide Cemetery, Villers-Bretonneux.

14-Jul

Capt

SIMMS, ARTHUR LESLIE DSC

He was killed whilst flying Fairey IIIA, N2851 of the Experimental Construction Department, Isle of Grain, which crashed on an overshoot and is buried in Stourbridge Cemetery.

04-Jun

2 Lt

SIMMS, JOHN BASIL PALLING

He was killed in action whilst flying in RE8, E38 of No 4 Sqn, which was shot down by enemy aircraft and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

08-Nov

Flt Sgt

SIMONS, ALFRED SAMUEL (24429)

He died from pneumonia whilst serving as a Storeman with No 44 Sqn and is buried in Plashet Jewish Cemetery.

29-Sep

Flt Cdt

SIMPSON, ALWYN JAMES (7411)

He was killed whilst flying Avro 504J, C5826 of No 18 Training Depot Station, which possibly collided with Pup, C251 of the same unit and is buried in Ismailia War Memorial Cemetery.

07-Apr

2 Lt

SIMPSON, ARTHUR LOWRIE

He was killed whilst flying Dolphin, C8602 of No 81 Sqn, which crashed during a forced landing following an engine failure and buried in Toronto (Prospect) Cemetery.

20-Nov

Cdt

SIMPSON, DOUGLAS (183870)

He died in Inverness Military Hospital from influenza and pneumonia whilst serving at the Cadet Distribution Depot and is buried in Inverness (Tomnahurich) Cemetery.

28-Nov

Sgt

SIMPSON, FREDERICK (26353)

He died in Wothorpe Hospital, Stamford, cause unknown, whilst serving as a Fitter (Aero Engine) with No 1 Training Depot Station and is buried in Restalrig Parish Churchyard.

01-Dec

Pte 2

SIMPSON, GEORGE FREDERICK (268117)

He died in Caenshill Auxiliary Military Hospital, Weybridge from pneumonia whilst serving as a Labourer with No 10 Aircraft Acceptance Park and is buried in Walton and Weybridge (Weybridge) Cemetery.

23-Oct

Pte 2

SIMPSON, HARDIE (294700)

He died from lobar pneumonia whilst serving as a Labourer with No 83 Wing and is buried in Charmes Military Cemetery, Essegney.

20-Jul

Flt Cdt

SIMPSON, JOSEPH

He was killed whilst flying DH6, C7354 of No 12 Training Depot Station, which dived vertically into the ground from cloud and is buried in Figheldean (St Michael) Churchyard.

07-Sep

2 Lt

SIMPSON, ROBERT

He was killed in action whilst flying in DH9, D2918 of No 211 Sqn and is buried in Dunkirk Town Cemetery.

19-Dec

Lt

SIMPSON, THOMAS BARTON

He was killed whilst flying Camel, F9548 of No 54 Training Depot Station, which he tried to loop during his first solo on type, resulting in a spin from the inverted position, from which he couldn't recover and is buried in Havering-atte-Bower (St John) Churchyard.

01-Jun

2 Lt

SIMPSON, THOMAS EDMUND

He was killed in an accident whilst flying Camel, C8277 of No 65 Sqn and is buried in Vignacourt British Cemetery.

02-Nov

Sgt

SINGLETON, FREDERICK JAMES (17803)

He died in 3rd Scottish General Hospital, Glasgow, cause unknown, whilst serving as a Driver with No 6 Aircraft Acceptance Park and is buried in Glasgow Western Necropolis.

02-Nov

AM1

SIRETT, JOHN BELGRAVE (222106)

He died at home on leave from lobar pneumonia whilst serving as a Rigger (Aero) with No 58 Wing (Eastchurch) and is buried in Chorleywood Road Cemetery.

11-Oct

Cpl

SISENWAIN, LOUIS RALPH (151174)

He died from pneumonia whilst serving as a Hospital Orderly with the Recruits Depot (Canada) and is buried in Montreal (Shaar Hashomayin) Cemetery.

01-Nov

2 Lt

SISSING, ARTHUR EDGAR

He was killed in action whilst flying Camel, E7245 of No 66 Sqn, which failed to return from a sortie and is buried in Corva Communal Cemetery.

08-May

Lt

SKEDDEN, CHARLES EDWARD LLOYD

He was killed in action whilst flying SE5A, C6445 of No 74 Sqn when it broke up in the air, crashed and burnt out.  He is buried in Ebblinghem Military Cemetery.

03-Dec

Pte 1

SKEELS, WILLIAM ROBERT (235924)

He died from influenza whilst serving as a Labourer with No 214 Sqn and is buried in Terlincthun British Cemetery, Wimille.

11-Jul

Boy

SKENE, ALLAN (261746)

He was training at the Reserve Depot when he died from lobar pneumonia and is buried in Blandford Cemetery.

03-May

2 Lt

SKINNER, ROBERT LEONARD GRAHAME

He was killed in action whilst flying Camel, B7357 of No 46 Sqn, whish was last seen in combat over Don and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

12-Nov

AM2

SKINNER, WILLIAM (185579)

He died in 52nd General Hospital, Salonika from malaria whilst serving as a Rigger (Aero) with No 14 Sqn and is buried in Mikra British Cemetery, Kalamaria.

04-May

AM2

SKIPP, WILLIAM (243071)

He was serving as a Labourer at RAF Felixstowe but he died in South Shields, probably whilst at Home on leave and is buried in South Sheilds (Harton) Cemetery.  His service records give a date of death of 18 Jul 1918?

28-Jun

Lt

SLACK, GEORGE WILLIAM served as CHARLES THOMAS HOLT

He was killed whilst flying Avro 504, C745 of No 49 Training Sqn, which dived into the ground as it turned back to the aerodrome following and engine failure and is buried in Doncaster Hyde Park Cemetery.

23-Jul

Lt

SLADE, ROBERT BISHOP

He was killed whilst flying DH9, C1321 of No 9 Training Depot Station which broke up when it pulled out of a dive and is buried in Aston Upthope (All Saints) Churchyard.

01-Aug

Sgt

SLATER, GEORGE WILLIAM

A member of the 52nd Bn Cheshire Regiment attached to the RAF, he died from wounds sustained on 25 Jul 1918 whilst flying in DH9, D7224 of No 98 Sqn and is buried in Coulommiers Communal Cemetery.

26-May

Lt

SLAVIK, JOHN FREDERICK

He was killed whilst flying Camel, C1638 of No 34 Training Sqn, which failed to recover from a spin and is buried in Andover Cemetery.

03-May

2 Lt

SLINGER, ALBERT

He was killed in action whilst flying in DH9, C2157 of No 206 Sqn, which probably went down in flames between Bailleul and Kemmel and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

24-Oct

Lt

SLOCOMBE, DAVID WILLIAM

He died from pneumonia whilst serving with No 44 Training Depot Station and is buried in Highbridge Cemetery, Burnham-on-Sea.

23-Nov

2 Lt

SLOSS, JAMES DUNCAN

He was died from wounds sustained on 9 Nov 1918 whilst flying DH9, E8990 of No 108 Sqn which made a forced landing near Audenarde after very sverely damaged during an attack by enemy fighters.  He is buried in Terlincthun British Cemetery, Wimille.

13-Sep

2 Lt

SMAILES, ERIC BRAMALL

He was the Observer of DH9, B7653 of No 104 Sqn, flown by 2 Lt J E Kemp on a raid against the BASF works in Mannheim on 7 Sep 1918.  They were attacked by fighters after dropping their bombs and they were forced down.  Kemp became a PoW, but Smailes having either been hit in the air or injured in the landing died six days later and is buried in Niederzwehren Cemetery.

12-May

Cdt

SMALL, GORDON FOLGER (153753)

He was serving in Canada when he died in Kingston General Hospital from tuberculosis and is buried in Cape Vincent (Riverside) Cemetery.

02-Aug

Lt

SMALL, JAMES BRUCE

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

01-Nov

AM2

SMALL, PERCY (300844)

He died from pneumonia whilst serving as a Labourer with No 4 Sub Unit, General Duties Unit and is buried in Cambridge City Cemetery.

20-Oct

AM2

SMALL, VICTOR LAWRENCE (170910)

He died from pneumonia  whilst serving as a Rigger (Aero) at the Aircraft Repair Park, Canada and is buried in Brantford (Mount Hope) Cemetery.

03-May

AM2

SMART, THOMAS ALFRED VICTOR (251907)

He was serving as a Fitter (General) with No 133 Sqn and died whilst on leave from 'Spotted Fever', he is buried in France Lynch (St John the Baptist) Churchyard.

28-Oct

Lt

SMEE, ARTHUR JOSEPH

He was killed whilst flying Camel, D1812 of No 204 Training Depot Station, which flew into a hill in fog at Shoreham and is buried in Croydon (Mitcham Road) Cemetery.

30-May

Capt

SMITH GRANT, JOHN GORDON SMITH CHEETHAM

He died of bomb wounds sustained whilst serving with No 70 Sqn during an air raid on Doullens and is buried in Bagneux British Cemetery, Gezaincourt.

29-Sep

2 Lt

SMITH, ALBERT EDWARD

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.

15-Oct

AM3

SMITH, ARTHUR DUFFIELD  (44344)

He died in 5 General Hospital, Rouen from influenza whilst serving as a Wireless Operator with No 9 Sqn and is buried in St Sever Cemetery Extension, Rouen.

24-Sep

AM3

SMITH, ARTHUR WILLIAM (65502)

He was serving as a Fitter (Aero Engine) 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.

28-Jun

Sgt Maj

SMITH, CHARLES (1715)

A Technical WO, he was killed whilst flying in Avro 504, C745 of No 49 Training Sqn, which dived into the ground as it turned back to the aerodrome following and engine failure and is buried in Doncaster Hyde Park Cemetery.

24-Oct

Pte 2

SMITH, CHARLES (285635)

He died, cause unknown, whilst serving with No 2 Stores Depot and is buried in Birmingham (Yardley) Cemetery.

21-May

Lt

SMITH, CHARLES GERALD VALENTINE

He was killed whilst flying DH6, C5508 of No 66 Training Sqn, which struck the ground during a right turn at over 100 mph and is buried in Yatesbury (All Saints) Churchyard.

12-Oct

AM1

SMITH, CHARLES HENRY (271073)

He died from influenza whilst serving as a Fitter (Turner) in Canada and is buried in Pointe Claire Lakeview Memorial Gardens.

14-Aug

Lt

SMITH, DAVID ESPLIN

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

25-May

Sgt

SMITH, DAVID GORDON (1455)

A Technical NCO, he was killed whilst flying in DH9, C6266 of No 104 Sqn, which was last seen landing at Sezanne (sic) following magneto problems and is buried in Chambieres French National Cemetery, Metz.

10-Apr

2 Lt

SMITH, DONALD GRAHAM

He was killed in action whilst flying in RE8, B5099 of No 42 Sqn, which failed to return from an artillery observation and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

20-Aug

Lt

SMITH, DONALD MCQUISTAN

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

03-May

AM2

SMITH, EDMUND LEEMING (106372)

He was under training or serving as a Wireless Operator at No 1 Wireless School when he died in Connaught Hospital, cause unknown and is buried in Aldershot Military Cemetery.

27-Sep

2 Lt

SMITH, ERIC AVERY

He was killed in an accident whilst flying a DH4 of No 57 Sqn and is buried in Bagneux  British Cemetery, Gezaincourt.

28-Apr

2 Lt

SMITH, ERNEST

He was killed in action whilst flying Camel, C1617 of No 46 Sqn during an offensive patrol and is buried in Roclincourt Military Cemetery.

09-Nov

Mem

SMITH, FANNY ARMSTRONG (1507)

A member of the WRAF she died, cause unknown, whilst serving with No 9 Stores Distribution Park. and is buried in Edinburgh (Comely Bank) Cemetery.

28-May

Lt

SMITH, FRANCIS BEACROFT

He was killed at No 207 Training Depot Station when he was struck by the propeller of Avro 504J, D7657 and is buried in or was cremated at the City of London Cemetery and Crematorium, Manor Park.

01-Sep

2 Lt

SMITH, FRED FORSTER

He drowned whilst flying Short 184, N2961 of No 235 Sqn from Cattewater, which made a forced landing in heavy seas and is buried in Egglescliffe (St John the Baptist) Churchyard.

22-Jul

Lt

SMITH, FREDERICK CHARLES DSC

He was killed whilst flying a DH9 of No 62 Wing in the Aegean and is buried in Lancashire Landing Cemetery.

28-Apr

Sgt

SMITH, FREDERICK FIELDHOUSE (8811)

He was captured on 25 Apr 1917 whilst flying in RE8, A3213 of No 59 Sqn but died from heart failure in a hospital at Bergkaserne and is buried in Cologne Southern Cemetery.

09-Nov

2 Lt

SMITH, FREDERICK LAWRENCE PERCY

He was killed in action whilst flying as an observer in DH9, C2216 of No 108 Sqn, when he was shot during one of his unit's last operational sorties of the war.  He is buried in Kezelberg Military Cemetery.

15-Aug

2 Lt

SMITH, GEORGE

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

06-Nov

Sgt

SMITH, GEORGE ARNOLD (21110)

He was the aerial gunner to 2 Lt A Hemingway in DH9, D3101 of No 104 Sqn on a raid against Buhl Aerodrome. As they left the target the formation was attacked by up to 30 enemy fighters and Hemingway and Smith were seen to go down out of control.  Both he and his pilot being killed.  He is buried in Sarralbe Military Cemetery.

16-May

AM2

SMITH, GEORGE CHARLES (21528)

He was killed in action whilst flying as the Aerial Gunner in DH4, A7477 of No 55 Sqn, which was seen to go down in flames over Saarbrucken and is buried in Niederzwehren Cemetery.

19-Nov

AM3

SMITH, GEORGE FREDERICK (278098)

He died in the Military Hospital, Tidworth, cause unknown, whilst serving as a Driver (Petrol) with the Central Flying School and is buried in Ascot (All Saints) Churchyard Extension.

22-Oct

Lt

SMITH, GEORGE WILLIAM KENNETH

He died from wounds sustained on 8 Oct 1918 whilst flying a Camel of No 70 Sqn and is buried in Terlincthun British Cemetery, Wimille.

31-Jul

2 Lt

SMITH, HAROLD SPENCER

He was killed whilst flying as the observer in FE2b, C2308 of No 53 Sqn during a night flight and is buried in Thiennes British Cemetery.

24-Aug

Cpl

SMITH, HARRY (36960)

He had been compulsorily transferred to the 6th Manchester Regiment on 5 Feb 1918 and was killed in action on the Western Front  and is buried in Regina Trench Cemetery, Grandcourt.

15-Sep

2 Lt

SMITH, HARRY STUART

He was killed in action whilst flying SE5A, D6981 of No 60 Sqn, which failed to return from a sortie and is buried in Moeuvres Communal Cemetery Extension.

15-Jul

Sgt

SMITH, HERBERT OLIVER (328) MM

He died in captivity, cause unknown, having been reported missing in January 1918 whilst serving with No 20 Sqn and is buried in Hamburg Cemetery.

14-Jun

Pte 1

SMITH, JAMES (214816)

He died from natural causes whilst serving as a Labourer with No 5 Group and is buried in Beauvais Communal Cemetery.

10-Nov

2 Lt

SMITH, JAMES HAMILTON REID

He was killed in action whilst flying as the observer in DH9, D7362 of No 211 Sqn, which failed to return from a sortie and is buried in Gougnies Communal Cemetery.

01-Aug

Pte 1

SMITH, JAMES WILLIAM (314845)

He died from wounds sustained during a bombing raid whilst serving as a Batman with No 203 Sqn and is buried in Aubigny Communal Cemetery Extension.

26-Apr

Cdt

SMITH, JOHN CHARLES SAMUEL (110051)

He was undergoing training at No 2 School of Aeronautics when he died in 3rd Southern General Hospital from appendicitis and is buried in West Ham Cemetery.

09-Jul

2 Lt

SMITH, JOHN HENRY

He was killed whilst flying DH9, D470 of No 103 Sqn, which spun into the ground near the aerodrome and is buried in Aire Communal Cemetery.

17-Sep

Lt

SMITH, JOSEPH EDWARD

He was killed in action whilst flying SE5A, C9297 of No 60 Sqn, which failed to return from a sortie and is buried in Dury Crucifx Cemetery.

17-Jul

Flt Cdt

SMITH, JOSEPH LAWRENCE

He was killed whilst flying FE2b, A5748 of No 192 (Night) Training Sqn, which spun into the ground after stalling at low level and is buried in Newmarket Cemetery.

26-Sep

2 Lt

SMITH, LESLIE GEORGE

He was killed whilst flying Bristol F2B,  E2155 of No 20 Sqn, which was shot down by enemy fighters and is buried in Gouzeaucourt New British Cemetery.

07-Nov

Clk 3

SMITH, LESLIE HEWITT (409497)

He died in the Central Military Hospital, Belfast from pneumonia whilst serving as a Storeman with the Reserve Depot and is buried in Thetford Cemetery.

18-Apr

Capt

SMITH, RALPH EUSTACE

He was killed whilst flying as an observer in FE2b, A6408 of No 101 Sqn, which crashed during a bombing raid and is buried in Longueau British Cemetery.

03-Oct

AM3

SMITH, REGINALD WESTON (296651)

He died in the Central Military Hospital, Aylesbury, cause unknown, whilst serving as a Rigger (Aero) at the School of Technical Training and is buried in Kingsclere (St Mary) Churchyard.

30-Jun

AM1

SMITH, RICHARD (23877)

A Fitter (General) he was killed whilst flying in Avro 504J, B3153 of No 10 Training Sqn at Lilbourne and is buried in Great Harwood (St Bartholomew) Churchyard Extension.

28-Nov

Cpl

SMITH, RONALD VICTOR (24017)

He died from pneumonia whilst serving as an Electrician with No 5 (Eastern) Aeroplane Repair Depot and is buried in Boyne Hill (All Saints) Churchyard.

11-Apr

Lt

SMITH, SIDNEY

He was killed in action whilst flying Camel, B7277 of No 203 Sqn, which was last seen in combat with five enemy aircraft near Neuve Eglise and is buried in Outtersteenene Communal Cemetery Extension, Bailleul.

24-Jul

AM2

SMITH, SIDNEY AUSTIN GOODLAND (102945)

He died in an Italian hospital from natural causes whilst serving as Wireless Operator with No 34 Sqn and is buried in Tezze British Cemetery.

06-Aug

2 Lt

SMITH, SYDNEY ARNOLD

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

06-Apr

Capt

SMITH, SYDNEY PHILIP

He was killed in action whilst leading a patrol in Camel, D6491 of  No 46 Sqn in aerial combat with a formation led by Baron von Richthofen and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

29-Sep

2 Lt

SMITH, THEODORE THOMAS

He was killed in action whilst flying Bristol F2B, F5814 of No 11 Sqn, which failed to return from an offensive patrol and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

11-Jun

2 Lt

SMITH, THOMAS ELI

He was killed whilst flying a FK8 of No 12 Training Sqn, which collided with RE8, B787 of the same unit near Norwich and is buried in Wyken (St Mary Magdalene) Churchyard.

06-Nov

AM2

SMITH, THOMAS WILLIAM (236275)

He died in Fargo Military hospital from influenza and pneumonia whilst serving as a Fitter (Aero Engine) with No 1 School of Navigation and Bomb Dropping and is buried in Manor Park Cemetery.

09-Jul

Sgt

SMITH, TOM WALTER (100436)

He was killed in action whilst flying as the observer Bristol F2B, B1113 of No 48 Sqn when a wing folded up during combat near Albert and is buried in Regina Trench Cemetery, Grandcourt.  1st Lt E D Shaw USAS was also killed.

16-Jul

Flt Cdt

SMITH, WALTON KIMBALL (110990)

He was killed whilst flying Bristol F2B, C9854 of No 1 (Observers) School of Air Gunnery, which dived into the ground from a steep turn, bursting into flames on impact and is buried Milwaukee (Forest Home) Cemetery.

02-Apr

2 Lt

SMITH, WANSEY

He was killed in action whilst flying FK8, C3522 of No 10 Sqn, which failed to return from a sortie and is buried in Lijssenhoek Military Cemetery.

24-Sep

AM3

SMITH, WILLIAM (5090)

He was serving as a Fitter (Aero Engine) 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.

19-Oct

Pte

SMITH, WILLIAM HARRY (227390)

He was killed whilst serving as a Batman with HQ No 73 Wing (Great Yarmouth) and is buried Brighton (Lewis Road) Borough Cemetery.

07-Sep

2 Lt

SMITH, WILLIAM PERCIVAL

He was killed whilst flying Nieuport 17, B1605 of the School of Aerial Fighting (Egypt), which spun into the ground after stalling in a steep climbing turn and is buried in Cairo War Memorial Cemetery.

28-Oct

Mem

SMITHERST, DOROTHY MAY (11318)

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

19-Oct

Pte 2

SMITH-MARRIOTT, HUGH JOHN WYLDBORE (299775)

He died in the Military Hospital, Blandford, cause unknown, whilst training as a Wireless Operator at the Reserve Depot and is buried in Heavitree (St Michael) Churchyard Extension.

23-Apr

2 Lt

SMUTS, CHARLES LAWTON

He was Killed in a flying accident whilst flying BE2e, B4547 of No 5 Training Depot Station, which spun and dived into the ground due an aileron cable jamming causing a loss of control and is buried in Hampstead Cemetery.

05-Sep

2 Lt

SMYTH, GERALD HUGH

He was killed whilst flying Camel, E1455 of No 2 Fighting School, which spun into the ground after stalling at about 700 ft only six hours before leaving for the front.  He is buried Trumpington (SS Mary and Michael) New Churchyard.

06-Apr

Lt

SNEATH, WILFRED HARRY

He was killed in action whilst flying Camel,  B7187 of No 208 Sqn, which was seen to go down in flames during a combat and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

02-Aug

Flt Cdt

SNEDDON, FREDERICK EDWARD KENNETH

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

09-Apr

Pte

SNEDDON, JOHN (105846)

He died from wounds sustained whilst serving as a Labourer with No 4 Balloon Company, 1st Wing and is buried in Outtersteenene Communal Cemetery Extension, Bailleul.

18-Nov

Cpl

SNELL, GEORGE (314912)

He died, cause unknown, in the VAD Hospital, Nafferton whilst serving as a Rigger (Airship) with the Airship Station, Howden but was probably detached to the mooring out station at Lowthorpe and is buried in Nafferton (All Saints) New Churchyard.

16-Jul

AM2

SNELL, THOMAS AUSTIN (234880)

A Wireless Operator, he was killed whilst flying in Felixstowe F2A, N4538 of RAF Felixstowe, which crashed in a heavy landing and is buried in St Budeaux Churchyard Extension, Plymouth.

13-Apr

AM3

SNOOK, SYDNEY JAMES (85674)

He died in 12 Stationary Hospital from a compound fracture of the skull sustained in an accident whilst serving as a Fitter (Aero Engine) with No 79 Sqn and is buried in St Pol British Cemetery, St Pol-sur-Ternoise.

10-Dec

Cpl Mech

SNOWDEN, JAMES (202392)

He died in the Military Hospital, Northampton, cause unknown, whilst serving as a Fitter (Aero Engine) with No 1 Aircraft Acceptance Park and is buried in Camberwell Old Cemetery.

08-Oct

2 Lt

SNYMAN, GABRIEL DANIEL NEL

He was killed whilst flying in Camel, D1856 of No 73 Sqn, which failed to return from a sortie and is buried in Busigny Communal Cemetery Extension.

30-Oct

AM3

SOLLOWAY, VINCENT JOSEPH (284971)

He died in the Central Military Hospital, Aylesbury from pneumonia whilst serving as a Fitter (General) with "H" Section, School of Technical Training and is buried in Beeston and Stapleford (Beeston) Cemetery.

05-Dec

2 Lt

SOLOMON, HARRY MAYER

He died of influenza in a Cambridge hospital whilst serving with the No 4 Aeroplane Supply Depot and is buried in Aldershot Jewish Cemetery.

10-Oct

AM1

SOLOMONS, DAVID (203095)

He was drowned when the RMS Leinster was sunk by a U-boat in the Irish Sea whilst serving as Driver (Petrol) with No  19 Training Sqn and is commemorated on the Brookwood (United Kingdom 1914-1918) Memorial.

24-Aug

2 Lt

SOMERVILLE, CECIL WILLIAM

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

16-Aug

2 Lt

SOMERVILLE, PHILLIP TOWNSHEND

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

14-Dec

Pte 1

SOMERVILLE-SMITH, GEORGE ALFRED (233745)

He died in New End Military Hospital, Hampstead, cause unknown, whilst serving as a Labourer with Battersea Experimental Works and is buried in St Pancras Cemetery.

19-Sep

Lt

SONNENBERG, CHARLES MELVILLE

He died in No 33 Casualty Clearing Station from wounds (burns) sustained on 18 Sep 1918 whilst flying FK8, F7395 of No 35 Sqn and is buried in  Doingt Communal Cemetery Extension.

25-Sep

Lt

SORLEY, JAMES CAMPBELL

He was killed in action whilst flying Camel, D3360 of No  213 Sqn, which failed to return from a sortie and is buried in Larch Wood (Railway Cutting) Cemetery.

08-Aug

Lt

SOTHERON-ESTCOURT, ARTHUR CHARLES MC

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

23-Apr

2 Lt

SOUCHOTTE, CHARLES CAMPBELL

He was killed in action whilst flying in DH4, D8406 of No 57 Sqn and is buried in Huby-St Leu British Cemetery.

19-Oct

Lt

SOULBY, HERBERT WESTGARTH

He was accidentally killed whilst flying in Avro 504K, H2250 of No 51 Training Depot Station, which crashed in a turn at low level and is buried in Shotwick (St Michael) Churchyard.

04-Jul

2 Lt

SOUTER, THOMAS HARRISON

He was killed in action whilst flying a DH9 of No 103 Sqn and is buried in Cabaret-Rouge British Cemetery, Souchez.

16-Oct

AM1

SOUTH, WILLIAM (73483)

He died from influenza whilst serving as a Carpenter with the Aeroplane Repair Park (Canada)and is buried in Yankton (Sacred Heart) Cemetery.

28-May

Lt

SOUTHALL, WILLIAM PERCIVAL

He was killed whilst flying SE5A, C6455 of No 64 Sqn, which was shot down in flames by enemy aircraft near Locon and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

01-Jul

Pte 2

SOUTHCOTT, H (197507)

He died in the Military Hospital, Blandford from bronchial -pneumonia whilst serving as a Labourer at the Reserve Depot and is buried in Winchester (West Hill) Old Cemetery.

24-Nov

Pte 1

SOUTHGATE, ROBERT (220345)

He died in the VAD Hospital, Nafferton, cause unknown, whilst serving at Lowthorpe Mooring-out Station and is buried in Lambeth (Tooting) Cemetery.

06-May

2 Lt

SOUTHWELL, CHARLES REGINALD

He was killed in a flying accident in Wiltshire whilst flying DH6, C5503 of No 66 Training Sqn, which crashed, cause unknown and is buried in Sunderland (Bishopwearmouth) Cemetery.

28-Sep

Cdt

SPAIN, DAVID VICTOR (189119)

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

18-Sep

2 Lt

SPARGO, PERCY GARDINER DCM

He died from wounds sustained whilst flying a BE12a of No 17 Sqn, which crashed after hitting a ridge on the aerodrome and is buried in Sarigol Military Cemetery, Kriston.

06-Nov

Mem

SPARKES, MARY FLORENCE ALICE (901)

A member of the WRAF she was killed/died whilst serving with No 3 Stores Depot and is buried in Reading Cemetery.

14-Jun

Lt

SPARKS, SEBA WALTER

He was killed in action whilst flying a FK8 of No 17 Sqn, which spun into the ground from steep turn during take off in a heavy wind and is buried in Lahana Military Cemetery.

20-Nov

AM2

SPARROW, ALBERT EDWARD (50160)

He was killed in a railway accident at St Quentin in France whilst serving as a Wireless Operator, unit unknown, and is buried in Premont British Cemetery.

28-Oct

AM3

SPEAK, HAROLD (200030)

He died in Lincoln County Hospital from double pneumonia whilst serving as a Fitter (Aero Engine) with No 58 Training Depot Station and is buried in Nelson Cemetery.

20-Nov

2 Lt

SPEAKE, THOMAS GORDON

He was killed in an accident whilst flying an FK8 of No 82 Sqn and is buried in Kortrijk (St Jan) Communal Cemetery.

03-Dec

Sgt Mech

SPECK, CHARLES WILLIAM WALTER (207687)

He died in Haslar Naval Hospital from pneumonia whilst serving as an Armourer at RAF Calshot and is buried in Lytchett Minster Churchyard.

24-Oct

Cdt

SPEER, JOHN RICHARD (153957)

He was killed whilst flying Curtiss JN-4, C103, which collided with another aircraft and is buried in Springfield (Sunnyside) Cemetery.

01-Apr

2 Lt

SPEIR, GORDON

He was killed whilst flying RE8, B7684 of No 5 Training Depot Station, which spun into the ground from a flat turn and is buried in Ayr Cemetery, Ayrshire.

16-Jul

Lt

SPENCE, JAMES HAMILTON

He was killed whilst flying Camel, D6511 of No 54 Sqn, which was seen to go down in flames near Courtigy and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

25-May

Lt

SPENCE, LYELL CAMPBELL MC

He died from injuries sustained on 23 May 1918 whilst flying in FK8, C8526 of No 2 Sqn, which crashed on take off and is buried in Pernes British Cemetery.

11-Jun

Lt

SPENCER, EVAN DAVID

He was killed in action whilst flying in DH4, D9261 of No 57 Sqn during a bombing raid and is buried in Huby-St Leu British Cemetery.

29-Nov

Lt

SPENCER, HERBERT

He died from influenza, pneumonia and heart failure whilst serving with the Flying Instructors' School  (Egypt) and is buried in Alexandria (Hadra) War Memorial Cemetery.

05-Oct

AM1

SPENCER, RUPERT CYRIL (72816)

He died from pneumonia whilst serving as a Wireless Operator with No 42 Wing and is buried in Berwick (Pine Grove) Cemetery.

24-Aug

2 Lt

SPENCER, THOMAS KNIGHT

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

10-May

Lt

SPENCER, WILLIAM

He was killed whilst flying in DH4, A7514 of No 27 Sqn, which was last seen over Peronne in combat and is buried in Assevillers New British Cemetery.

02-Nov

Lt

SPICER, EDWARD ARTHUR

He died from pneumonia whilst serving with No 53 Training Sqn and is buried in Nunhead (All Saints) Cemetery.

04-Sep

Lt

SPILHAUS, JOHN ARNOLD

He was killed in action whilst flying Camel, D9416 of No 70 Sqn, which failed to return from a sortie and is buried in Douai British Cemetery, Cuincy.

04-Oct

2 Lt

SPINKS, CYRIL EDWIN

He was killed in an accident whilst retuning from patrol in Bristol F2B, D7978 of  No 11 Sqn, which collided with another aircraft and is buried in Grevillers British Cemetery.

09-Nov

AM3

SPLATT, JOHN HENRY LEAT (82606)

He died in St John's VAD Hospital, Hull from pneumonia whilst serving as a Rigger (Aero) with 72 Training Sqn and is buried in Hull Northern Cemetery.

30-Oct

Lt

SPONG, ROBERT W

A Medical Officer, he died from pneumonia in Shorncliffe Military Hospital whilst attacxhed to No 2 Cadet Wing and is buried in Shorncliffe Military Cemetery.

28-Aug

Cdt

SPOONER, ARTHUR BRACE (154175)

He was killed whilst flying a Curtiss JN-4 whilst serving in Canada and is buried in Moosomin South Cemetery.

07-Aug

Lt

SPROSON, WILLIAM WILSON

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

27-Oct

Sgt

SPURGE, ALGERNON CARLYLE GRAHAM

He died in Fulford Military Hospital from influenza whilst serving with  HQ, No 8 Wing and is buried in Bath (St James's) Cemetery.

16-Jun

Lt

SPURGIN, FREDERICK ROBERT GODFREY

He was killed whilst flying DH9, C6346 of No 27 Sqn, which failed to return from a bombing raid and is buried in Roye New British Cemetery.

08-Nov

Capt

SPURRELL, HERBERT GEORGE FLAXMAN

Attached from the Army Medical Corps, he died from pneumonia whilst serving in Egypt and is buried in Alexandria (Hadra) War Memorial Cemetery.

24-Dec

Sgt Clk

SQUIRE, JOHN BRINSMEAD (207771)

He died, cause unknown, in hospital, possibly in Bedford, whilst serving as a Clerk (General) at Inchinnan and is buried in Walton and Weybridge (Weybridge) Cemetery.

23-Aug

Cdt

SQUIRE, LEONARD PERCY

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

02-Nov

Mem

SQUIRES, EVELYN (14430)

A member of the WRAF she was killed/died whilst serving with No 3 Stores Depot (Milton) and is buried in Blunsdon St Andrew (Broad Blunsdon) Cemetery.

16-Apr

2 Lt

ST JOHN MILDMAY, BOUVERIE WALTER

He was killed whilst flying Camel, D1782 of No 70 Sqn and is buried in Gezaincourt Communal Cemetery Extension.

30-Oct

Pte 1

STACEY, [G E] IVAN (286230)

He died in New End Hospital, Hampstead from pneumonia whilst serving with 5 Sub Unit, General Duties Depot (sic) and is buried in Hampstead Cemetery.

08-Apr

Lt

STACEY, JOHN RANDOLPH

He was killed flying Dolphin, C3845 of No 81 Sqn, which side-slipped and dived into the ground after stalling in a climbing turn on take off from Hounslow and is buried in Heston (St Leonard) Churchyard.

01-Oct

Pte 2

STACEY, WILLIAM (241670)

He was killed in action whilst serving as a Labourer with No 8 Kite Balloon Section and is buried in Vis-en-Artois British Cemetery, Haucourt.

30-Apr

Lt

STACK, JAMES CHARLES

He was killed in action whilst flying in RE8, D4833 of No 4 Sqn, which collided with another aircraft and is buried in Longuenesse (St Omer) Souvenir Cemetery.

29-Sep

2 Lt

STAFFORD, JOHN FOSTER

He was killed in action whilst flying Camel, D9664 of No 210 Sqn, which failed to return from a sortie and is buried in Poelcapelle British Cemetery.

31-Jul

2 Lt

STAGG, LESLIE WILLIAM GILBERT

He was the observer to 2 Lt T M Ritchie in DH9, C6149 of No 99 Sqn on a raid against Saarbrucken.  They were attacked before reaching their target and brought down, Ritchie managed to crash land and was captured by Stagg had been killed in the preceding action.  He is buried in Sarralbe Military Cemetery.

04-Sep

2 Lt

STAHL, ALFRED MAGNUS

He was killed whilst flying SE5A, E1273 of No 64 Sqn, which failed to return from a sortie and is buried in Douai British Cemetery, Cuincy.

11-Nov

AM3

STAIN, ERNEST (77543)

He died in 4th Northern General Hospital, Lincoln from pneumonia whilst serving as a Driver with No 199 (Night) Training Sqn and is buried in Knowle (SS. John the Baptist, Lawrence and Ann) Churchyard.

17-Jul

AM2

STAINTHORPE, WALTER (106734)

He died in the War Hospital, Bradford from pneumonia whilst serving as a Fitter (Aero Engine) at the School of Aerial Gunnery (Eastchurch) and is buried in Bradford (North Bierley) Cemetery.

31-Oct

Cpl

STAMPER, ARTHUR (313916)

He died from pneumonia whilst serving with No 4 Aeroplane Supply Depot and is buried in Les Baraques Military Cemetery, Sangatte.

08-Jul

2 Lt

STANDRING, WILFRID MONTAGUE

He was killed whilst flying Camel, D1836 of No 65 Sqn during a practice flight and is buried in Vignacourt British Cemetery.

26-Aug

AM1

STANILAND, CHARLES EDWARD SIDNEY (221428)

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

19-Sep

2 Lt

STANLEY, CHARLES GORDON

He was killed in action whilst flying in RE8, E261 of No 34 Sqn and is buried in Montecchio Precalcino Communal Cemetery Extension.

27-Oct

Mem

STANLEY, MARY ANN (16220)

A member of the WRAF, she died whilst serving with No 1 Salvage Section and is buried in Southampton (Hollybrook) Cemetery.

22-Dec

Pte 1

STANMORE, WILLIAM H. (82309)

He died in the 3rd Southern General Hospital, Oxford from pneumonia whilst serving as a Labourer with No 3 Stores Depot and is buried in Stannington (Underbank) Unitarian Chapelyard.

01-Dec

AM3

STANNEY, CHARLES ALBERT (146795)

He died in Northumberland War Hospital, Newcastle-upon-Tyne from influenza and pneumonia whilst serving as a Packer with No 2 Stores Distribution Park and is buried in Lincoln (St Swithin's) Cemetery.

26-Oct

2 Lt

STANSELL, LIONEL BROUGH MM

He died from pneumonia probably whilst serving at No 1 School of Aeronautics in Reading and is buried in Maidstone Cemetery, Kent.

04-Oct

Cdt

STANSFIELD, WATSON (182941)

He died in Shorncliffe Military Hospital from pneumonia whilst serving with No 8 Cadet Wing and is buried in Idle (Holy Trinity) Churchyard.

28-Oct

Cdt

STANTON, PHILLIP CORNELIUS HARRISON (180166)

He died in No 1 War Hospital, Reading from influenza and pneumonia whilst serving with No 1 School of Aeronautics (Reading) and is buried in Brotton Church Cemetery.

26-Nov

AM1

STAPLEY, ALBERT HENRY Served as FRANKLIN, HERBERT (47691)

He died in France from septic pneumonia whilst serving as a Rigger (Aero) with No 2 Aircraft Supply Depot and is buried in Etaples Military Cemetery.

06-Nov

AM1

STARKEY, JAMES ANDREW (208863)

|He died in Lincoln County Hospital from toxic myocarditis whilst serving as a Driver (Petrol) at RAF Cranwell and is buried in Bishop's Hatfield (St Luke) Churchyard.

28-Sep

Lt

STATA, BERNARD HILL

He was killed in action whilst flying DH9, D1085 of No 218 Sqn and is buried in  buried Coxyde Military Cemetery.

20-Nov

AM1

STATON, JOHN (95233)

A Wireless Operator, he died in 2 Canadian General Hospital from broncho-pneumonia whilst attached to 83 Brigade RGA and is buried in Mont Huon Military Cemetery, Le Treport.

12-Oct

AM3

STEBBING, STANLEY ALBERT (162657)

He died whilst serving as a Wireless Mechanic with No 1 Wireless School and is buried in Woodgrange Park Cemetery, East Ham.

22-Jul

2 Lt

STECKLEY, HAROLD BRODIE

He was killed whilst flying as the observer in 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.

14-Aug

Lt

STEDMAN, ARTHUR ROY

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

03-May

Lt

STEEL, ARTHUR EDWARD

He was killed in action whilst flying DH9, C2157 of No 206 Sqn, which probably went down in flames between Bailleul and Kemmel and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

22-Jul

Lt

STEEL, LEONARD GEORGE

He was killed whilst flying a DH9 of No 62 Wing and is buried in Lancashire Landing Cemetery.

01-Jul

Sgt

STEEL, WILLIAM HALL (144784)

He died, cause unknown, in Redcar Military Hospital whilst serving as an Instructor at No 2 Fighting School (Marske-by-the-Sea, Yorks) and is buried in Newcastle-upon-Tyne (St John's Westgate and Elswick) Cemetery.

01-Oct

AM2

STEELE, NORMAN MURRAY (298247)

He died, cause unknown, whilst training as a Fitter (Aero Engine) at the Recruit Training Wing and is buried in Liverpool (Allerton) Cemetery.

12-Nov

AM2

STEELE, RICHARD MORTON (53063)

He died in 18 General Hospital from broncho-pneumonia whilst serving as a Fitter (General) with No 32 Sqn and is buried in Etaples Military Cemetery.

10-Apr

2 Lt

STEELE, THOMAS LANCASTER MC

He was killed whilst flying Nieuport 17, B3594 of No 111 Sqn, which was brought down by enemy fighters near Nablus.  He is commemorated on the Jerusalem Memorial.

09-Jun

2 Lt

STEGGALL, FRANK LAVIS

He was killed whilst flying 1½ Strutter, A6996 of No 58 Training Sqn, which dived into the ground from a flat turn following an engine failure and is buried in Suez War Memorial Cemetery.

19-Jun

2 Lt

STELL, JACK

He was killed whilst flying RE8, E81 of No 120 Sqn, which dived into the ground following a stall in a turn and is buried in Habergham (All Saints) Churchyard.

04-May

Lt

STENNETT, WILLIAM REGINALD

He was killed in action whilst flying DH4, N5985 of No 202 Sqn when he was hit by fire from an enemy aircraft and was buried in Dunkirk Town Cemetery.

20-Jul

2 Lt

STENT, HAROLD RODOLPH

He was killed in action whilst serving on the Western Front and is buried in Marfaux British Cemetery.

19-Nov

AM1

STENTIFORD, HERBERT GEORGE (210895)

He died in the Military Hospital, Londonderry from pneumonia whilst serving as a Hydrogen Worker with the No 13 Balloon Base (Rathmullen) and is buried in Ford Park Cemetery (Formerly Plymouth Old Cemetery) (Pennycomequick).

21-Oct

2 Lt

STEPHEN, JAMES DAVIDSON

He was killed whilst flying in Curtiss JN-4, C1024 of No 42 Wing (Deseronto) and is buried in Toronto (Mount Pleasant) Cemetery.

19-Sep

2 Lt

STEPHENS, DONALD ERNEST

He died in captivity from wounds sustained on 16 Aug 1918 whilst flying in DH4, D9267 of No 57 Sqn and is buried in Niederzwehren Cemetery.

17-Nov

AM1

STEPHENS, GEORGE FRANCES (22875)

He was killed or died whilst serving as a Fitter (General) with No 26 Sqn and is buried in Kensal Green (St Mary's) Roman Catholic Cemetery.

28-Jun

2 Lt

STEPHENS, HENRY HILL

He died from wounds sustained whilst flying a RE8 of No 42 Sqn when he was hit by machine gun fire from the ground and is buried in Aire Communal Cemetery.

18-Nov

Cdt

STEPTOE, MARTIN

He died in Shorncliffe Military Hospital from pneumonia whilst serving with No 2 Cadet Wing and is buried in Chislehurst (St Nicholas) Churchyard.

10-Jun

Sgt

STERLING, GEORGE (187954)

He was killed whilst flying as the observer in DH4, A7676 of No 27 Sqn, which was lost on this day and is buried in Verberie French National Cemetery.

05-Nov

Pte 2

STERLING, WALTER AMBROSE (310462)

He died from pneumonia whilst serving as a Labourer at the School of Technical Training and is buried in Shankill Cemetery, Co. Antrim.

03-Oct

Lt

STERLING, WILLIAM CHARLES

He was killed in action whilst flying SE5A, F5517 of No 24 Sqn, which was last seen between Fresnoy and the lines, he is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

26-Sep

Lt

STERN, LEOPOLD GRAHAME

He was the pilot of DH9, D5573 of No 99 Sqn on a raid against railways at Metz Sablon.  Their formation was attacked by enemy fighters and except for three aircraft which had returned early, the whole formation was lost.  Stern and his observer, F O Cook, were both killed and are buried in Chambieres French National Cemetery, Metz.

28-Sep

Lt

STEVENS, ALEXANDER MACKAY

He was killed in action whilst flying DH4, A7849 of No 202 Sqn, which failed to return from a sortie and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

21-Sep

2 Lt

STEVENS, ALFRED JAMES

He was killed in action whilst flying in an FK8 of No 142 Sqn and is buried in Ramleh War Cemetery.

18-Sep

AM3

STEVENS, GEORGE HENRY (291663)

He died, cause unknown, whilst training at the Reserve Depot and is buried in Erdington (St Barnabas) Churchyard.

30-Aug

2 Lt

STEVENS, HOWARD KNIGHT

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

30-May

Lt

STEVENS, RICHARD HENRY BORKWOOD

He was killed whilst flying DH9, D462 of No 49 Sqn, which crashed on its return from a bombing raid and is buried in St Riquier British Cemetery.

08-Jul

Sgt

STEVENS, TRUMAN (12459)

He died in the VAD Hospital, Huntingdon  from pneumonia whilst serving with No 31 Training Sqn and is buried in Nunhead (All Saints) Cemetery.

30-Nov

AM3

STEVENS, WILLIAM THOMAS (132655)

He died from broncho-pneumonia whilst serving as a Driver (Petrol) with No 32 (Training) Wing and is buried in Suez War Memorial Cemetery.

05-Apr

Lt

STEVENSON, ALAN MCDONALD

He was killed whilst flying an Avro 504 of the School of Air Fighting (Egypt), which collided with another Avro and is buried in Cairo War Memorial Cemetery.

16-Sep

Sgt

STEWART, ANDREW ALEXANDER MCFARLANE (93551)

He was killed in action whilst flying SE5A, D6856 of No 84 Sqn and is buried in Heath Cemetery, Harbonnierres.

03-May

Lt

STEWART, ARCHIBALD ROSS

He was killed in an accident whilst flying Camel, C1677 of No 54 Sqn and is buried in Les Baraques Military Cemetery, Sangatte.

12-Aug

2 Lt

STEWART, EARLE RICHARD DFC

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

16-Jun

2 Lt

STEWART, HAROLD MALCOLM

He was killed whilst flying ion DH4, B2086 of No 27 Sqn, during a bombing raid and is buried in Marissel French National Cemetery.

24-Apr

Cdt

STEWART, JOHN MALCOLM (154535)

He was undergoing training with No 44 Wing in Canada when he died in the Isolation Hospital, Bordon Camp from meningitis, he is buries in Vancouver (Mountain View) Cemetery.

14-Jul

AM1

STEWART, JOHN MONTGOMERY (80328)

He died from pleurisy and nephritis whilst serving as a Rigger (Aero) with No 88 Sqn and is buried in Dunkirk Town Cemetery.

28-Oct

AM2

STEWART, JOSEPH (124324)

He died in 3rd General Hospital, Oxford from pneumonia whilst serving as a Labourer with No 44 Training Depot Station and is buried in Kilbarchan Cemetery.

07-Nov

Chf Mech

STEWART, ROBERT MILLER HENDERSON (2146)

He died in 6 General Hospital, Rouen from influenza whilst serving as a Turner with No 35 Sqn and is buried in St Sever Cemetery Extension, Rouen.

13-Sep

2 Lt

STEWART, ROY THEODORE

He was killed whilst flying DH6, C7890 of No 242 Sqn, which side-slipped into the ground and burst into flames, he is buried in Newhaven Cemetery.

03-Apr

Lt

STILL, GEORGE

He was killed in aerial combat whilst flying in a FK8 of No 17 Sqn in Salonika and is buried in Sofia War Cemetery.

11-Oct

AM3

STIRRUP, JAMES (298121)

He died, cause unknown, whilst serving as a Fitter (Aero Engine) with the Reserve Depot and is buried in Mellor (St Mary) Churchyard.

04-Sep

2 Lt

STOCK, ALBERT ERNEST

He was killed in action whilst flying in DH4, A7853 of No 18 Sqn, which failed to return from a sortie and is buried in Chapel Corner Cemetery, Sauchy Lestree.

23-May

Lt

STOCKENSTROM, ANDRIES LARS

He was killed in action whilst flying Camel, D1902 of No 70 Sqn, which failed to return from an offensive patrol and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

06-Jun

2 Lt

STOCKINS, WILLIAM JAMES

He was killed whilst flying as the observer in DH4, B2080 of No 27 Sqn, which was last seen under control to the west of Chaulnes and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

01-Dec

AM1

STOCKMAN, FREDERICK (58156)

He died in 4th Northern General Hospital from influenza and pneumonia whilst serving as an Electrician with No 199 (Night) Training Sqn and is buried in Lincoln (Newport) Cemetery.

10-Apr

2 Lt

STODDART, GEORGE BENJAMIN JOHNSTONE

He was killed in a flying accident whilst flying Camel, C8286 of No 65 Sqn and is buried in Picquigny British Cemetery.

07-Nov

Capt

STOKES, CLAUD HARRY DFC

He died from wounds sustained on 29 Oct 1918 whilst flying in DH4, D8298 of No 57 Sqn, which failed to return from a sortie and is buried in Erquelinnes Communal Cemetery.

18-Nov

Mem

STOKES, EMILY (9142)

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

18-Jun

Lt

STOKES-REES, PHILIP GEORGE

He was killed whilst flying Caudron GIII, 6267of No 212 Training Depot Station, which crashed on landing and burst into flames and is buried in Vendome Town Cemetery.

30-Nov

Sgt

STONE, FRANK ERNEST (12161)

He died in Beaufort War Hospital, Fishponds, Bristol from influenza and broncho-pnneumonia whilst serving as a Clerk (General) with No 3 (Western) Aircraft Repair Depot and is buried in Bristol (Arnos Vale) Cemetery.

09-Aug

Lt

STONE, RICHARD

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

05-Sep

Lt

STONE, WILLIAM HOLLOWAY

He was killed in action whilst flying DH9, D3198 of No 49 Sqn and is buried in Lighy sur Canche British Cemetery.

01-Apr

Lt

STONEHOUSE, RONALD

He was serving with No 101 Sqn and was killed during an air raid on Haute Vissee, he is buried in Doullens Communal Cemetery Extension No.1.

28-Oct

Pte 2

STOREY, J T P (307652)

He died, cause unknown, in Blandford Military Hospital whilst serving with the Reserve Depot, (Blandford) and is buried in Long Horsley (St Helen) Churchyard.

20-Jun

Lt

STORRS, HENRY LIONEL

He died of wounds received during an aerial combat on the 15 Jun 1918 against ten enemy aircraft, whilst serving with No 10 Sqn.  He is buried in Longuenesse (St Omer) Souvenir Cemetery.

01-Jul

2 Lt

STORY, LESLIE CAMPBELL

He was killed in action whilst flying Camel, B6369 of No 209 Sqn, which was last seen going down in flames and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

23-Aug

2 Lt

STOTT, JOHN

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

24-Apr

Lt

STOVIN, FREDERICK CECIL

He was killed in action whilst flying, Camel, B6311 of No 209 Sqn, which failed to return from a sortie and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

07-Dec

AM3

STOW, JOHN HARTLEY (120544)

He died in 62 CCS from broncho-pneumonia whilst serving as an Electrician with No 2 Brigade and is buried in Kortrijk (St Jan) Communal Cemetery.

20-Sep

2 Lt

STRACHAN, ANDREW ROBERT

He was killed whilst flying Bristol F2B, E2158 of No 20 Sqn, which was shot down by enemy fighter near St Quentin and is commemorated on Arras Flying Service Memorial.

24-Jul

AM1

STRANGE, FREDERICK GERALD (8552)

He died in Ranelagh Road Hospital, Ipswich from acute double pneumonia whilst serving as a Motor Cyclist with No 75 Sqn and is buried in Cheltenham Cemetery.

24-Sep

Capt

STRANGE, GILBERT JOHN

He was killed in action whilst flying SE5A, E4054 of No 40 Sqn, which was seen to go down in flames and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

07-Oct

2 Lt

STRANGE, HECTOR STANLEY

He died from injuries sustained on 5 Oct 1918 whilst flying Pup, B6111 of No 58 Training Sqn, which collided with Avro 504, D7764 as they came into land and is buried in Suez War Memorial Cemetery.

10-May

Lt

STRANSOM, NORMAN GARNER

He was killed in action whilst flying Bristol F2B, B1299 of No 48 Sqn, which was seen to go down in flames following a combat and is buried in Heath Cemetery, Harbonnierres.

25-Apr

AM1

STRATHEARN, JOHN GARDNER (221784)

He was serving as a Wirelkess Operator when he was killed in action whilst flying in Curtis H-12, 8677 of RAF Felixstowe, which was shot down by seven enemy aircraft and is commemorated on the Hollybrook Memorial, Southampton.

29-Apr

Pte

STRATTON, WILLIAM HAROLD (28600)

He had been serving as a Motor Cyclist with 22nd Wing in Italy but was returned to the UK after being taken ill in January, dying in Bermondsey Military Hospital from TB and is buried in Wandsworth (Streatham) Cemetery.

04-Nov

Lt

STRAW, LIONEL LIFFORD KAY

He was killed in action whilst flying DH9A, E9705 of No 25 Sqn, which failed to return from a photographic sortie and is buried in Cement House Cemetery.

06-Aug

Lt

STREET, BROOKS HENRY

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

19-Jul

Pte 1

STRICKLAND, FREDERICK CHARLES (122973)

He died, cause unknown, whilst serving as a Labourer at No 9 Aircraft Repair Depot and is buried in Redcar Cemetery.

22-Jul

2 Lt

STRINGFELLOW, JAMES HERBERT

He died from injuries sustained on 15 Jul 1918 whilst flying DH9, C2223 of No 2 Aeroplane Supply Depot and is buried in Huby-St Leu British Cemetery.

18-May

AM1

STRIPP, CHARLES (228861)

He was serving as an Electrician with the Seaplane Section at RAF Houton Bay when he died in Kirkwell  Hospital from pneumonia and is buried in Caterham and Warlingham (Caterham) Burial Ground.

07-Jul

Cdt

STRONACH, KEITH WILLIAM

A member of the AFC, he was killed whilst flying RE8, D1513 of No 7 Training Sqn, crashed in an attempt to clear a hedge during a forced landing and is buried in Lasborough (St Mary) Churchyard.

04-Oct

AM2

STRONG, EDWARD WILLIAM (53817)

He died in 8 Canadian Stationary Hospital from broncho-pneumonia whilst serving as a Wireless Operator with No 45 Sqn and is buried in Charmes Military Cemetery, Essegney.

01-Dec

2 Lt

STRONG, ROBERT ABRAHAM

He died in the War Hospital, Norwich from influenza and pneumonia whilst serving with No 273 Sqn and is buried in Pitsea Old (St Michael) Cemetery.

21-Apr

Lt

STROUD, ERIC HUBERT NOEL

He was killed whilst flying RE8, C5037 of No 53 Sqn, which failed to return from a sortie and is buried in Sanctuary Wood Cemetery.

25-Sep

Sgt

STROUD, WALTER GLADSTONE

He was killed whilst flying Camel, E7157 of No 34 Training Depot Station, which spun into the ground after control was lost due to signalling preparatory to firing at a target on the range and is buried Acton Cemetery.

16-Jun

2 Lt

STRUGNELL, LEONARD WILLIAM

He was killed in action whilst flying DH9, D1010 of No 98 Sqn, which was lost during a bombing raid and is buried in Huby-St Leu British Cemetery.

01-Jun

Capt

STUART, PETER DUDLEY

He was killed in a flying accident whilst flying DH6, A9736 of No 5 Training Depot Station, which spun into the ground from 1,000 ft and is buried in Liverpool (Anfield) Cemetery.

08-May

Lt

STUART-SMITH, PHILIP JAMES

He was killed in action whilst flying SE5A, C1078 of No 74 Sqn, which was last seen in combat and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

12-Dec

2 Lt

STUART, THOMAS CHARLES

He died, cause unknown, in Red Barns Hospital whilst serving with No 2 Fighting School and is buried in Arklow Cemetery.

25-Jun

Lt

STUBBS, WILLIAM HENRY

He was killed in action whilst flying Camel, B7164 of No 54 Sqn, which was last seen west of Bailleul and is buried in Aeroplane Cemetery.

21-Aug

Lt

STUBLEY, LESLIE MILLER

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

23-Oct

AM3

STUDDEN, EDWARD JOHN (294435)

He was training at the Reserve Depot when he died in the Spanish Influenza epidemic.  He is buried in Blandford Cemetery.

05-Apr

Lt

STURGESS, GEORGE MINSHALL

He was killed flying a RE8 of No 57 Training Sqn, which crashed whilst attempting to land in a heavy wind that had unexpectedly developed and is buried in Ismailia War Memorial Cemetery.

11-Oct

Pte 2

STYLER, [JAMES HENRY] OLIVER (241217)

He died, cause unknown, whilst serving as a Labourer with the Reinforcements Wing (Blandford) and is buried in Birmingham (Lodge Hill) Cemetery.

13-Nov

AM3

SUMMERS, JOHN WILLIAM (405128)

A Wireless Operator, he died from broncho-pneumonia whilst attached to 73rd Brigade RGA from No 35 Sqn and is buried in St Sever Cemetery Extension, Rouen.

07-Nov

Cdt

SUMNER, E. RALPH (272949)

He died in the Base Hospital, Toronto from pneumonia whilst serving in Canada and is buried in Montreal (Mount Royal) Cemetery.

11-May

2 Lt

SUMNER, GEOFFREY

He died at home from diphtheria and is buried in Sefton (St Helen) Churchyard.

04-Nov

Lt

SUMSION, FRANCIS

He was killed in action whilst flying Bristol F2B, E2513 of No 62 Sqn, which failed to return from a fighter recce sortie and is buried in Blaugies Communal Cemetery.

14-Oct

Pte 2

SUNDERLAND, SYDNEY INGRAM (270158)

He died from influenza whilst serving in Canada and is buried in Toronto (Roselawn) Hebrew Cemetery.

15-Oct

Cpl

SURRIDGE, WILLIAM (28535)

He died from appendicitis whilst serving as a Driver with No 150 Sqn and is buried in Mikra British Cemetery, Kalamaria.

30-Aug

Cpl

SUTCLIFFE, EDWARD (211951)

He was killed in action whilst flying as the aerial gunner in DH9, D2802 of No 226 Sqn, which failed to return from a sortie and is commemorated on the Doiran Memorial.

27-Dec

AM3

SUTCLIFFE, FRANK (106460)

He died in 23 CCS from influenza whilst serving as a Turner with No 203 Sqn and is buried in Auberchicourt British Cemetery.

23-Oct

2 Lt

SUTCLIFFE, GEOFFREY

He was killed in action whilst flying Camel, F3101 of No 204 Sqn, which failed to return from a sortie and is buried in Cement House Cemetery.

02-Jul

2 Lt

SUTHERLAND, ALEXANDER MACBETH

He was killed in action whilst flying Camel, D9404 of No 65 Sqn, which was last seen over Proyart and is buried in Caix British Cemetery.

04-Nov

Capt

SUTHERLAND, HUGH

He was killed whilst flying in BE2c, 8409 of  No 58 Training Depot Station, which collided with Avro 504K, D8916 near Cranwell and is buried in Cranwell (St Andrew) Churchyard.

05-Sep

2 Lt

SUTHERLAND, HUGH ANGUS

He died from injuries sustained the previous day whilst flying in Pup, B8012 of the Fleet Aircraft Depot, Turnhouse, which collided with 1½ Strutter, 9894 of the same unit over the Firth of Forth and is buried in Dumfermline Cemetery.

19-Aug

Capt

SUTHERLAND, JAMES LAWRENCE CATHCART

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

15-May

AM1

SUTHURST, FREDERICK (12793 )

A Electrician, he was killed in action whilst flying in a RE8 of  "C" Flight, No 30 Sqn and is buried in Baghdad (North Gate) War Cemetery.

08-Jul

AM3

SUTTLE, HERBERT (125594)

A Fitter (Aero Engine), he was killed whilst flying in DH6, B3093 of No 256 Sqn, which dived into the ground from 100 ft whilst attempting to avoid a chimney stack as it took off after being repaired following a forced landing and is commemorated on the Brookwood (United Kingdom 1914-1918) Memorial.

04-Jul

Lt

SUTTON, ARTHUR ELDRED BARKER

He died from self inflicted gun shot wounds whilst serving in  the UK and is buried in Bebington Cemetery.

22-Apr

2 Lt

SUTTON, HERBERT LESLIE

He was killed whilst flying FK8, C8511 of No 50 Training Sqn, which dived into the ground from 150 ft after stalling in a turn and is buried in Southport (St Cuthbert) Churchyard.

11-Sep

Flt Cdt

SUTTON-JONES, CECIL GWYN (110892)

He was killed whilst flying in Avro 504K, D8890  of No 52 Training Depot Station at East Fortune, which dived into the ground following a stall in a turn and is buried in Old Bewick (Holy Trinity) Churchyard.

04-Apr

2 Lt

SWAIN, CLIFFORD MAXWELL

He was killed in an accident whilst flying RE8, B5063 of No 52 Sqn and is buried in Picquigny British Cemetery.

12-Oct

Pte 1

SWAIN, RICHARD HENRY (55680)

He was killed in action whilst serving as a Labourer with No 45 Kite Balloon Section during an enemy air raid on Janes airfield, Macedonia and is buried in Bevillers Communal Cemetery.

04-Apr

Lt

SWAINE, SYDNEY W.

He was killed in an accident whilst flying in RE8, B5063 of No 52 Sqn and is buried in Picquigny British Cemetery.

28-Oct

Pte 2

SWAIT, A L (275737)

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

19-Jul

Lt

SWANNELL, CHARLES EDGAR MM

He was killed whilst flying Avro 504J, B8585 of No 204 Training Depot Station, which collided with a Farman during the approach to land and is buried in Hastings Cemetery, Sussex.

10-Oct

Capt

SWANSON, GEORGE WILLIAM

He was drowned when the RMS Leinster was sunk by a U-boat in the Irish Sea whilst serving with No 23 Training Sqn, having been a pilot and then a technical officer.  However, he is also recorded as having resigned his RAF commission in  May in order to return to his regiment.  He is commemorated on the Hollybrook Memorial, Southampton.

30-Apr

Lt

SWEENEY, LEO JOHN

He was killed in action whilst flying RE8, D4833 of No 4 Sqn, which collided with another aircraft and is buried in Longuenesse (St Omer) Souvenir Cemetery.

25-Jun

Lt

SWEET, GORDON ARSCOTT

He was the pilot of DH4, B7866 of No 55 Sqn on a raid against Saarbrucken.  After dropping his bombs he was attacked by a German fighter and large pieces of fabric were seen tearing away causing his aircraft to go down out of control.  He is buried in Terlincthun British Cemetery, Wimille.

07-Nov

Cpl

SWINDELLS, ISAAC (1631)

He was killed in an accident whilst serving as a Driver with the Salonika Aircraft Park and is buried in Plovdiv Central Cemetery.

18-Nov

Pte 1

SWINDELLS, SAMUEL (209879)

He died in the a hospital at Mitylene from gastric intestis (sic) whilst serving as a Labourer with the station at East Mudros and is buried in Lanashire Landing Cemetery.

07-Sep

AM1

SWINSCOE, JIM (38613)

He died in 411 Stationary Hospital from wounds sustained in an accidental bomb explosion whilst serving as Fitter (Aero Engine) with No 46 Sqn and is buried in Villers Bretonneux Military Cemetery.

17-Apr

Lt

SWORDER, NORMAN

He died from wounds sustained the previous day whilst flying in RE8, C2274 of No 5 Sqn, which was brought down in combat and is buried in La Targette British Cemetery, Neuville-St Vaast.

08-Oct

AM3

SYKES, HARRY (83807)

He was on leave when he died in the War Hospital, Dewsbury from influenza and broncho-pneumonia whilst serving as an Electrician with No 27 Sqn and is buried in Batley Cemetery.  His records state a date of death of 8 Dec 1918?

03-Oct

Lt

SYKES, JACK AUBREY

He was killed during an aerial combat whilst flying Bristol F2B, E2498 of No 48 Sqn, which failed to return from a sortie and is buried in Dadizeele New British Cemetery.

16-Jun

Lt

SYKES, JOHN ACTON

He was killed in action whilst flying Camel, B7347 of No 65 Sqn, which failed to return from an offensive patrol and is buried in Heath Cemetery, Harbonnierres.

23-Nov

AM3

SYKES, JOHN WILLIAM (112403)

He died in a Military Hospital in Blackpool from broncho-pneumonia whilst serving as a Driver with 'E' Section, Reserve Depot and is commemorated on the Brookwood (United Kingdom 1914-1918) Memorial.

13-Nov

Lt

SYMONDSON, VERNON FRANCIS

He was killed in an accident whilst flying a Camel of No 210 Sqn in France and is buried in Caudry British Cemetery.

04-Nov

2 Lt

SYMONS, JAMES GODFREY

He was killed whilst flying DH9, D7355 of No 27 Sqn, which failed to return from a bombing raid and is buried in Thivencelle Churchyard.

30-Jul

Lt

SYMONS, KEITH WILLIAM ALLARDYCE

He was killed in action whilst flying Camel, D9480 of No 73 Sqn, which was last seen over Fère-en-Tardenois and is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.

29-Sep

Capt

SYMONS, THOMAS STEWART

He was killed whilst flying RE8, F5872 of No 59 Sqn and is buried Fifteen Ravine British Cemetery, Villers Plouich.

24-Jun

AM2

SYVRET, FRANCIS PHILIP (80548)

He died from injuries sustained in a motor accident near Lincoln whilst serving as a Carpenter with No 23 Wing Aircraft Repair Shop and is buried in St Helier (Mont-a-L'abbe) New Cemetery, Jersey.

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