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Casualties - January - December 1921


Date Rank Name Unit, Aircraft & Comments

 1 Jan

3AM

AGER, J T

Grimsby (Scartho Road) Cemetery

 2 Jan

1AM

CHINN, HEDLEY WALTER

Middlezoy (Holy Cross) Churchyard

 8 Jan

2 Lt

SMITH, ROYDEN MOREHOUSE

34 Sqn. (disbanded 25 Oct 1919)  Kilburn Community Cemetery

 8 Jan

Sgt

TOURLAMAIN, HENRY JAMES

217 Sqn. (disbanded 19 Oct 1919)  Tottenham Cemetery

 9 Jan

AC2

HARKNESS, RICHARD

London Recruiting Depot.  Edinburgh (New Carlton) Burial Ground

13 Jan

AC1

BOWN, WILLIAM WALTER STEPHEN

He was killed in a mid air collision whilst serving with No 8 Sqn during a formation flying practice at Hinaidi and is buried in Baghdad Baghdad (North Gate) War Cemetery.

13 Jan

2AM

WADEMAN, ALBERT

Littleborough (Dearley) Cemetery

15 Jan

Sgt Maj

ALFORD, T H MSM

He had been/or was serving as a Disciplinarian and is buried in Bristol (Greenbank) Cemetery, cause of death unknown at present.

21 Jan

AC2

SLYFIELD, RICHARD

He died at home from a cerebral haemorrhage whilst serving with No 2 FTS (Duxford) and is buried in Reading Cemetery.

23 Jan

Sgt

McDONALD, THOMAS

He died from heart failure whilst serving at the Inland Area Aircraft Depot at Henlow and is buried in Glasnevin (or Prospect) Cemetery.

26 Jan

AC2

COMPORT, THOMAS GEORGE HENRY

He died in the British Station Hospital from typhoid and is commemorated on the Madras 1914-1918 War Memorial, Chennai

 1 Feb

Clk 3

SEAL, A F

3rd Stores Depot.  Preston (New Hall Lane) Cemetery

 6 Feb

2AM

KEMP, HARRY WILSON

He died in the Military Hospital, York from bronchopneumonia whilst serving at the Airship Base (Howden) and is buried in Nottingham General Cemetery.

 7 Feb

2AM

ASHBY, J E

H.M.S. "Ark Royal".  Abney Park Cemetery

10 Feb

2AM

FIELD, E S

Bristol (Arnos Vale) Cemetery

11 Feb

AC2

BROWN, B

12 Sqn.  Cologne Southern Cemetery

12 Feb

Boy

KNAPMAN, FRANK EDWIN

He died in the RAF Hospital, Cranwell from cerebral spinal meningitis whilst serving with the Boys' Training Wing, Cranwell and is buried in Ford Park Cemetery (formerly Plymouth Old Cemetery) (Pennycomequick).

12 Feb

AC2

LEEMAN, W H

Darlington West Cemetery

13 Feb

Pvt

KING, G F

Sunderland (Bishopwearmouth) Cemetery

15 Feb

2AM

COLLINS, HUGH MERVYN

Pinhoe (St Michael) Churchyard

16 Feb

Sgt

YOUNG, ARTHUR

"E" Reserve.  Leverington (St Leonard) Churchyard Extension

18 Feb

AC1

TAYLOR, FREDERICK WILLIAM

He died from pneumonia on board HMT Brandenburg en-route to England from India where he had been serving with the Aircraft Depot and is commemorated on the Hollybrook Memorial, Southampton.

19 Feb

Lt

RUDD, THOMAS HERBERT

Vevey (St Martin's) Cemetery

23 Feb

Clk 3

DAVIES, JOHN HENRY

Amblecote (Holy Trinity) Churchyard

23 Feb

Lt

HUNTER, G T F

Burley-in-Wharfdale (St Mary) Church Cemetery

24 Feb

Fg Off

SPINNEY, WILLIAM LESLIE GORDON

He was killed whilst flying Avro 504K, F8751 of No 4 Sqn, which spun in near Farnborough and is buried in Wembley (St John) Churchyard.

25 Feb

Pvt

COX, ERNEST JAMES

RAE Cemetery

25 Feb

Fg Off

HILL, HEPWORTH AMBROSE VYVIAN

He was shot accidentally by a sentry and died in hospital.  He was serving with No 100 Sqn at the time and is buried in Belfast City Cemetery.

26 Feb

2AM

FINN, A W

Montreal (Mount Royal) Cemetery

27 Feb

Flt Sgt

WEBSTER, DAVID CHARLES GRAHAM

Barnes Old Cemetery

28 Feb

AC2

WATSON, WILLIAM

216 Sqn.  Alexandria (Chatby) Military and War Memorial Cemetery

 8 Mar

Pvt 2

GOSLING, E J

Birmingham (Yardley) Cemetery

10 Mar

Fg Off

GARDNER, HAROLD WILLIAM

He was killed whilst flying DH10, F8423 of the A & AEE, which spun in near Woodbridge on test flight and is buried in Croydon (Mitcham Road) Cemetery.

10 Mar

Cpl

SHEPHERD, FRANCIS WILLIAM

No. 5 Dispersal Area.  Newcastle-upon-Tyne (Byker and Heaton) Cemetery

12 Mar

2AM

JOHNSTON, SIMON

He died from pneumonia whilst serving with No 202 Sqn and is buried in Alexandria (Chatby) Military and War Memorial Cemetery.

15 Mar

Flt Sgt

BEBBINGTON, FRANK

He was serving at the Aircraft Park, Iraq and was killed when he was struck by a propeller, he is buried in Baghdad Baghdad (North Gate) War Cemetery.

16 Mar

Lt

COCKBURN, EDWARD COLIN

He was or had been a member of No 1 Sqn and died from pneumonia and consolidation, he is buried in Leeds (Lawns Wood) Cemetery.

16 Mar

Lt

McKEEVER, J C

Listowel (Fairview) Cemetery

17 Mar

Sgt

GOODWIN, ROY

He died from a brain tumour whilst serving with the Boys Training Wing (Cranwell) and is buried in Hillingdon and Uxbridge Cemetery.

19 Mar

1AM

BROWN, F H

Chingford Mount Cemetery

25 Mar

Pvt 2

FARRELL, HORACE STANLEY

Bolton (Heaton) Cemetery

26 Mar

AC2

BROWNING, ALFRED WALTER

He was serving with No 100 Sqn and died in King George V Hospital in Dublin  from wounds sustained when he was shot by the IRA, he is buried in Lambeth (Tooting) Cemetery.

30 Mar

AC2

KNIGHT, FRANK ALBERT

Birmingham (Lodge Hill) Cemetery

31 Mar

Boy

BOYTON, G H

He died in the Royal Victoria Hospital at Netley as the result of acute endocarditic following rheumatic fever and is buried in Braintree and Bocking (Braintree) Cemetery.

31 Mar

Fg Off

HEMSLEY, NOEL BUTLER MBE

He was killed whilst flying DH4, D8393 of the Instrument Design Establishment, which crashed during a turn at low altitude during tests  on a drift sight.  Mr E Fenton Terry sustained injuries from which he later died.

 5 Apr

2AM

COLLINS, FREDERICK

Ashford Cemetery, Kent

 5 Apr

AC2

WYNNE, FRANK

Kilcrumper Cemetery

 7 Apr

Pvt 2

HURST, F

Bristol (Greenbank) Cemetery

10 Apr

Pvt

VALLERY, WILLIAM JOHN

Dufferin (McKee) Cemetery

14 Apr

Fg Off

ARMSTRONG, WILLIAM ASH

He was killed whilst flying Bristol Fighter, D7831 of No 208 Sqn which collided with E2298 of the same squadron and crashed at Bilbeis.  He is buried in Ismailia War Memorial Cemetery.

14 Apr

Flt Lt

CLARKE, GEORGE MALCOLM AFC

He was killed whilst flying in Bristol Fighter, E2298 of No 208 Sqn which collided with D7831 of the same squadron and crashed at Bilbeis.  He is buried in Ismailia War Memorial Cemetery.

14 Apr

Fg Off

COX, PIERSE JOSEPH

He was killed whilst serving with No 14 Sqn, flying Bristol Fighter, H1533, which stalled and crashed at Ramleh, he is buried in Jerusalem Protestant Cemetery.

14 Apr

Fg Off

JONES, EDWARD BLAKE

He was killed whilst flying Bristol F2B, D7831 of No 208 Sqn, which collided with another aircraft of the same squadron and crashed at Bilbeis.  He is buried in Ismailia War Memorial Cemetery.

14 Apr

Obs Off

SMITH, FRANK JAMES MC, MM

He was killed whilst flying in Bristol Fighter, E2298 of No 208 Sqn which collided with D7831 of the same squadron and crashed at Bilbeis.  He is buried in Ismailia War Memorial Cemetery.

15 Apr

AC2

ALLERTON, JOHN CHARLES

Stone Cemetery, Staffordshire

15 Apr

AC2

BROOKES, A

Birmingham (Warstone Lane) Cemetery

15 Apr

Fg Off

DEANE, BERNARD FREDERIC

He was killed whilst flying Bristol F2B, F4493 of the School of Artillery Co-operation, which crashed at Andover following an engine failure and is buried in Salisbury (London Road) Cemetery.

15 Apr

AC2

ELLIOTT, PHILIP FREDERICK

He was killed whilst flying in Bristol F2B, F4493 of the School of Artillery Co-operation, which crashed at Andover following an engine failure and is buried in Salisbury (London Road) Cemetery.

18 Apr

1AM

HAYNES, W H

Canterbury Cemetery, Kent

19 Apr

2AM

EVERATT, EDWARD

Strensall (St Mary) Churchyard

21 Apr

Pvt

WRAY, WILLIAM

He died in the RAF Hospital, Halton from lobar pneumonia and is buried in York Cemetery, Yorkshire.

23 Apr

Flt Lt

STEPHENSON-PEACH, WILLIAM GEORGE

He died from pneumonia in the British General Hospital, Karachi and is commemorated on the Delhi Memorial (India Gate).

28 Apr

Pvt 2

FOSTER, L

Tipton Cemetery

29 Apr

Fg Off

DEANE, FREDERICK WILLIAM DFC

He was flying Snipe, E7647 of No 56 Sqn and drowned when the aircraft side-slipped into the sea, he is buried in Alexandria (Chatby) Military and War Memorial Cemetery.

 4 May

Fg Off

PERSHOUSE, GEOFFREY BRADNEY

He was killed whilst serving with 12 Sqn flying Bristol Fighter, F4895, which struck telephone wires near Cologne during an engine and rigging test. He is buried in Cologne Southern Cemetery.

 4 May

LAC

ROBERTS, ROBERT

He was killed whilst serving with 12 Sqn flying in Bristol Fighter, F4895, which struck telephone wires near Cologne during an engine and rigging test. He is buried in Cologne Southern Cemetery.

 5 May

Flt Sgt

BIRD, J

Fryston (St Peter) Churchyard

 6 May

2 Lt

SEYRES, JULIAN ALBERT HENRY

Streatham Park Cemetery

 7 May

Cpl

HARGREAVES, JAMES

Barrow-in-Furness Cemetery

 7 May

Sgt

HUGHES, G

Brookwood (United Kingdon 1914-1918) Memorial

 8 May

2AM

COXHILL, SIDNEY

Halton (St Michael) Churchyard

 8 May

Flt Sgt

PULLEN, S G

Checkendon (SS. Peter and Paul) Churchyard

10 May

2AM

JONES, ERNEST SIDNEY

60 Sqn.  Abney Park Cemetery

10 May

Boy

LEE, CYRIL JOHN

He died in the RAF Hospital at Cranwell from septic pneumonia whilst serving at No 2 School of Technical Training and is buried in Antony Cemetery.

14 May

2AM

MACKIE, JOHN ROY

Toronto (Prospect) Cemetery

15 May

Fg Off

CARR-HALFEY, JOHN ALBERT BERNARD

He died whilst serving with 5 Sqn by committing suicide with a gun shot to the head and is commemorated on the Delhi Memorial (India Gate).

15 May

AC2

TURNER, LEONARD FREDERICK

He was on the "E" Reserve when he accidentally drowned whilst bathing at Bedford and is buried in Wyck Rissington (St Lawrence) Churchyard.

16 May

Boy

PENDRAY, FREDERICK WILLIAM

He was accidentally drowned whilst bathing in the River Wye whilst serving at the Central Pay Office, Woking and is buried in Lanivet Church Cemetery.

20 May

AC1

ARMSTRONG, JACK

He was killed when Parnell Panther, N7433 of 205 Sqn stalled on take off and crashed into Fort Rowner at Gosport.  He is buried in Beverley (St Nicholas) Churchyard

20 May

Fg Off

CARR, JOHN HENRY TALBOT

He was killed when Parnell Panther, N7433 of 205 Sqn stalled on take off and crashed into Fort Rowner at Gosport.  He is buried in Southwold (St Edmund) Churchyard.

20 May

2AM

LANGFORD, FREDERICK

Windsor Cemetery, Berkshire

26 May

1AM

WILLIAMS, C

Hammersmith Old Cemetery

27 May

Fg Off

EVANS, DONALD SINGLETON

He died from heat stroke whilst serving in India and is buried in Delhi War Cemetery.

27 May

LAC

WHITE, FRANCIS

"E" Reserve.  Ilkeston (Park) Cemetery

25 May

 

PINCKNEY, P J

Killed in a crash in Hertfordshire

30 May

1AM

ATKIN, WILLIAM HAROLD

He was serving with No 1 Works Company at Oranmore and died from wounds sustained when he was accidentally shot in the head at RAF Baldonnell, he is buried in Sheffield (Abbey Lane) Cemetery.

30 May

Clk

LOW, M E

WRAF.  Stirling (Mar Place) Cemetery

 1 Jun

Obs Off

NIXON, JOHN WALPOLE

He died in the RAF Central Hospital, Finchley from cardiac failure whilst he was under anaesthetic for a tonsillectomy and is commemorated on the Brookwood (United Kingdon 1914-1918) Memorial.

 7 Jun

Capt

ANSTEY-BENNETT, L E

Hatherleigh (St John the Baptist) Churchyard

 7 Jun

Sgt Maj

O'CONNOR, M

He was on the Class 'E' Reserve (Henlow Pool) when he suddenly died at home from heart failure and is buried in Sedgley (St Chad) Roman Catholic Churchyard.

 8 Jun

1AM

CAMERON, JOHN

Neston Cemetery

 8 Jun

Fg Off

COOMBS, HERBERT MILBOURNE DFC

He was killed whilst flying DH10, E9061 of No 216 Sqn, which into the ground from a flat turn and is buried in Cairo War Memorial Cemetery.

13 Jun

AC2

CONWAY, TOM

Ystrad Mynach (Holy Trinity) Churchyard

13 Jun

Fg Off

DODKINS, LIONEL CLAUD

He had been serving with 31 Sqn but died in the RAF Central Hospital in Finchley from malaria and peripheral neuropathy syncope, he is buried in Bandon Hill Cemetery.

18 Jun

AC2

WHITCHER, L E A

31 Sqn.  Madras 1914-1918 War Memorial, Chennai

21 Jun

Capt

BEAUCHAMP-PROCTOR, ANDREW FREDERICK WEATHERBY VC, DSO, MC and Bar, DFC

He was killed when spun into the ground out of control following a loop at the Central Flying School at Upavon in Snipe, E8220.  He was initially buried in Upavon Parish Churchyard but was later moved to the Mafikeng Cemetery in South Africa, his home country.  VC Citation

22 Jun

Plt Off

BREWE, CYRIL

He was serving with 84 Sqn and died in No 3 British General Hospital in Basrah from acute alcoholism and is buried in Basra War Cemetery.

22 Jun

LAC

CHIPPINDALE, W

Barwick-in-Elmet (All Saints) Churchyard

23 Jun

AC2

ALGAR, ALBERT CHARLES

He was serving with No 47 Sqn and died in the Citadel Military Hospital in Cairo from a strangulated hernia and is buried in Cairo War Memorial Cemetery.

24 Jun

Fg Off

STRUBEN, HENRY MARINUS

He was killed in Snipe, E6156 of No 25 Sqn, which spun in during practice landings at Hawkinge.  He is buried in Hawkinge (St Michael) Churchyard.

26 Jun

Lt

DANKS, E R

Hucclecote (SS. Philip and James) Churchyard

27 Jun

1AM

BANNERMAN, JAMES HORACE

Whitstable Cemetery

27 Jun

2AM

SMITH, ALEXANDER

Newcastle-upon-Tyne (Byker and Heaton) Cemetery

27 Jun

Cpl

STODDART, G

Tulliallan Cemetery

 1 Jul

Pvt

JONES, ANDREW

Halton Camp.  RHYL ChurchCemetery

 5 Jul

2AM

MEREDITH, W

Wigan Cemetery

 5 Jul

Flt Lt

PERRIN, EUGENE COURTENEY OBE

He died of heat stroke whilst serving with No. 2 Wing and is commemorated on the Kirkee 1914-1918 Memorial.

 6 Jul

Cpl

STACEY, PERCIVAL FRANK PORTER

He was serving at HQ No 10 Group (Lee-on-the-Solent) when he drowned whilst sailing on the Solent and is buried in Cowes (Northwood) Cemetery.

 7 Jul

2AM

BIRKETT, J

Crosthwaite (St Kentigern) Churchyard

 7 Jul

AC2

GRIFFITHS, E T

Codsall (St Nicholas) Churchyard Extension

 9 Jul

AC2

WILLIAMS, GEORGE ARTHUR

60 Sqn.  Karachi1914-1918 War Memorial

11 Jul

AC2

ASHCROFT, F C

He was serving with No 4 Sqn and was killed when he was struck on the head by the propeller of a Bristol F2B and is buried in Wallasey (Rake Lane) Cemetery.

13 Jul

1AM

ASHBY, ALFRED

He was serving at the MT Repair Depot and accidentally drowned whilst bathing in the river at Shrewsbury, he is buried in Tangley (St Thomas) Churchyard.

13 Jul

Lt

HOLMAN, ERIC

Rhyl Church Cemetery

13 Jul

2AM

REID, J C

He died from heat stroke whilst serving with No 84 Sqn and is buried in Basra War Cemetery.

13 Jul

AC2

ROBERTS, DAVID GEORGE

M.T. Repair Depot. Cardiff (Cathays) Cemetery

13 Jul

AC2

SHERIFF, JAMES ELIJAH

He was accidentally drowned in Weston Turville Reservoir whilst serving at the School of Technical Training and is buried in Gateshead (Saltwell) Cemetery.

13 Jul

Fg Off

YOUNG, HORACE NORMAN DFC and Bar

He was serving with No 12 Sqn and drowned whilst bathing in the River Nene at Polebrook and is buried in Prees (St Chad) Churchyard.

16 Jul

AC2

SAMWAYS, W

He died in the station hospital, Risalpur from acute enteritis whilst serving with No 60 Sqn and is commemorated on the Karachi 1914-1918 War Memorial.

17 Jul

Lt

JEWELL, H J

M.O. Pilots School.  Margate Cemetery, Kent

19 Jul

3AM

SHEAR, STANLEY

Birmingham (Handsworth) Cemetery

21 Jul

AC2

BENNIE, WILLIAM

He was serving in Iraq, where he died from malaria and is buried in Baghdad (North Gate) War Cemetery.

21 Jul

Pvt

BOWER, W F

Netley Military Cemetery

25 Jul

Pvt 2

AFFLECK, T C

He had been/or was serving as a Batman and is buried in Ulverston Cemetery, cause of death unknown at present.

26 Jul

2AM

HILL, W

5th School of Aeronautics (Denham).  STt Pancras Cemetery

27 Jul

Cpl

SHIELDS, STANLEY

He committed suicide by hanging himself whilst serving at RAF Aldergrove and is buried in Killead (St Catherine) Church of Ireland Churchyard.

28 Jul

2AM

HARRIS, ARTHUR JAMES

56 Sqn.  Alexandria (Chatby) Military and War Memorial Cemetery

30 Jul

2AM

WHITEFORD, F E

He died from dysentery whilst serving with the Engine Repair Depot, Abbassia and is buried in Cairo War Memorial Cemetery.

31 Jul

Lt

MacDONELL, EDWARD C.

Montreal (Notre Dame des Neiges) Cemetery

 1 Aug

Lt

BOWMAN, CARL WELCH

Victoria (Ross Bay) Cemetery

 4 Aug

1AM

WOOLCOCK, CHARLES

He was serving at the Inland Area Aircraft Depot and died in a motor accident near Henlow whilst off duty, he is buried in Campton and Shefford Cemetery.

 6 Aug

3AM

DOIG, WILLIAM

Edinburgh (Comely Bank) Cemetery

 8 Aug

2AM

COATES, JOHN ALEXANDER

Wollesden New Cemetery

 8 Aug

AC2

SENIOR, HAROLD PERCY

He died from burns and shock sustained in a petrol fire whilst serving with No 56 Sqn and is buried in Alexandria (Chatby) Military and War Memorial Cemetery.

 9 Aug

AC1

MAGEE, P

He died from a fractured skull sustained as a result of being run over by a car whilst serving with No 84 Sqn but attached to the Aircraft Park, he is buried in Baghdad (North Gate) War Cemetery.

10 Aug

AC1

SMITHAM, CHARLES

He died from nephritis whilst serving at HQ Iraq Group and is buried in Baghdad (North Gate) War Cemetery.

12 Aug

1AM

OUGHTON, HERBERT HENRY

He died from severe burns sustained in a petrol fire whilst serving with No 56 Sqn and is buried in Alexandria (Chatby) Military and War Memorial Cemetery.

14 Aug

Cpl

HENNEY, CHARLES

He died in Ranmore Military Hospital from influenza and is buried in Galway (Bohermore) New Cemetery.

14 Aug

Cpl

LAKE, HORACE MERILION

He died from injuries sustained whilst flying in DH9A, E9900 of No 47 Sqn, which spun in at Heliopolis and is buried in Cairo War Memorial Cemetery.

14 Aug

Sgt

MARCHMENT, HENRY GEORGE

84 Sqn.  Basra War Cemetery

14 Aug

Fg Off

POTTER, SYDNEY HUGH

He was killed whilst flying DH9A, E9900 of No 47 Sqn, which spun in at Heliopolis.  He is buried in Cairo War Memorial Cemetery.

15 Aug

Fg Off

MARCUS, STEPHEN PERCIVAL

He was killed in Bristol Fighter, C761 of No 6 FTS, which crashed whilst in a low turn at Manston.  He is buried in East Sheen Cemetery.

15 Aug

Fg Off

SLATER, IAN CECIL

He was killed whilst serving with No 208 Sqn, he was the pilot of the aircraft carrying Colonel Commandant Newman, GHQ Egyptian Expeditionary Force, which crashed at Heliopolis after stalling in a flat turn and is buried in Ismailia War Memorial Cemetery.

16 Aug

2AM

SHERIDAN, CHARLES A

He was killed in a flying accident whilst serving at the Aeroplane Experimental Establishment at Martlesham Heath, probably whilst flying in Bristol B.1 Braemar, C4297, which crashed into a building after swinging on take off.  He is buried in Celbridge (Church Lane) Cemetery.

16 Aug

Flt Lt

SUTTON, OLIVER MANNERS

He was killed in a flying accident whilst serving at the Aeroplane Experimental Establishment at Martlesham Heath, probably whilst flying Bristol B.1 Braemar, C4297, which crashed into a building after swinging on take off.  He is buried in Withyham (St Michael) Churchyard.

18 Aug

Sqn Ldr

NORMAN, GEOFFREY HAMILTON

He died at the Cambridge Military Hospital, Aldershot following a short illness.  At the time he was the head of the Engine Research Department of the Royal Aircraft Establishment.  He is buried in the Savoy Chapel, Westminster.

19 Aug

Plt Off

LUSH, ERIC RAVEN

He was killed in a flying accident near Thetford in Bristol Fighter, H1419 of No 2 Flying Training School, when it stalled whilst turning.  He was buried in or cremated at  East Finchley Cemetery and St Marylebone Crematorium.

19 Aug

Plt Off

RUSH, EDWARD ARTHUR

He was killed in a flying accident near Thetford in Bristol Fighter, H1419 of No 2 FTS, when it stalled in a turn during a cross country flight.  He was buried in or cremated at  East Finchley Cemetery and St Marylebone Crematorium.

21 Aug

Sgt

GARDINER, OSCAR WILLIAM

St Pancras Cemetery

24 Aug

LAC

ANGER, G S

He was killed aboard H.M. Airship R38, when it exploded over the Humber whilst undergoing trials prior to being handed over to the US Navy.  He is buried in Reading (Caversham) Cemetery

24 Aug

Sgt

BURTON, FREDERICK ERNEST

He was aboard H.M. Airship R38, when it exploded over the Humber whilst undergoing trials prior to being handed over to the US Navy.  He is buried in Hull Western Cemetery.

24 Aug

AC1

DONALD, C W

He was aboard H.M. Airship R38, when it exploded over the Humber whilst undergoing trials prior to being handed over to the US Navy.  He is buried in Aberdeen (Nellfield) Cemetery

24 Aug

AC1

DREW, JOHN CECIL

He was aboard H.M. Airship R38, when it exploded over the Humber whilst undergoing trials prior to being handed over to the US Navy.  He is buried in Hull Western Cemetery.

24 Aug

Flt Sgt

GREENER, WILLIAM HUNTER

He was aboard H.M. Airship R38, when it exploded over the Humber whilst undergoing trials prior to being handed over to the US Navy.  He is buried in North Sunderland Cemetery

24 Aug

Flt Sgt

HEATH, S J

He was aboard H.M. Airship R38, when it exploded over the Humber whilst undergoing trials prior to being handed over to the US Navy.  He is buried in Portsmouth (Kingston) Cemetery

24 Aug

Flt Lt

LITTLE, IVO CECIL

He was aboard H.M. Airship R38, when it exploded over the Humber whilst undergoing trials prior to being handed over to the US Navy.  He is buried in Hull Western Cemetery.

24 Aug

A/Cdre

MAITLAND, EDWARD MAITLAND CMG, DSO, AFC

He was the AOC of the Airship Base  at Howden and was aboard H.M. Airship R38, when it exploded over the Humber whilst undergoing trials prior to being handed over to the US Navy.  He is buried in Hull Western Cemetery.

24 Aug

Flt Sgt

MARTIN, ALFRED THOMAS

He was aboard H.M. Airship R38, when it exploded over the Humber whilst undergoing trials prior to being handed over to the US Navy.  He is buried in Pulham Market Cemetery

24 Aug

Sgt

MASON, JOHN WILLIAM AUGUSTUS

He was aboard H.M. Airship R38, when it exploded over the Humber whilst undergoing trials prior to being handed over to the US Navy.  He is buried in Tenby (St Mary) Church Cemetery

24 Aug

Fg Off

MATHEWSON, THOMAS FREDERICK AFC

He was aboard H.M. Airship R38, when it exploded over the Humber whilst undergoing trials prior to being handed over to the US Navy.  He is buried in Hull Western Cemetery.

24 Aug

Flt Lt

MONTAGU, RUPERT SAMUEL

He was aboard H.M. Airship R38, when it exploded over the Humber whilst undergoing trials prior to being handed over to the US Navy.  He is buried in Hull Western Cemetery.

24 Aug

LAC

OLIVER, WILLIAM

He was aboard H.M. Airship R38, when it exploded over the Humber whilst undergoing trials prior to being handed over to the US Navy.  He is buried in Hull Western Cemetery.

24 Aug

AC2

PARKER, ROY

He was aboard H.M. Airship R38, when it exploded over the Humber whilst undergoing trials prior to being handed over to the US Navy.  He is buried in Hull Western Cemetery.

24 Aug

AC1

PENSON, CHARLES WILLIAM

He was aboard H.M. Airship R38, when it exploded over the Humber whilst undergoing trials prior to being handed over to the US Navy.  He is buried in Sleaford Cemetery

24 Aug

Flt Lt

PRITCHARD, JOHN EDWARD MADDOCK OBE, AFC

He was aboard H.M. Airship R38, when it exploded over the Humber whilst undergoing trials prior to being handed over to the US Navy.  He is buried in Hull Western Cemetery.

24 Aug

Flt Sgt

RYE, JOHN

He was aboard H.M. Airship R38, when it exploded over the Humber whilst undergoing trials prior to being handed over to the US Navy.  He is buried in Hull Western Cemetery.

24 Aug

Flt Sgt

SMITH, FRANK

He was aboard H.M. Airship R38, when it exploded over the Humber whilst undergoing trials prior to being handed over to the US Navy.  He is buried in Halifax (Stoney Royd) Cemetery

24 Aug

AC1

STEERE, ERIC EDWARD

He was aboard H.M. Airship R38, when it exploded over the Humber whilst undergoing trials prior to being handed over to the US Navy.  He is buried in Hull Western Cemetery.

24 Aug

Flt Lt

THOMAS, GODFREY MAIN DFC

He was aboard H.M. Airship R38, when it exploded over the Humber whilst undergoing trials prior to being handed over to the US Navy.  He is buried in Hull Western Cemetery.

24 Aug

Flt Sgt

THOMPSON, HAROLD

He was possibly aboard H.M. Airship R38, when it exploded over the Humber whilst undergoing trials prior to being handed over to the US Navy.  He is buried in Astbury (St Mary) Churchyard

24 Aug

Fg Off

WICKS, VICTOR HOUGHTON

He was aboard H.M. Airship R38, when it exploded over the Humber whilst undergoing trials prior to being handed over to the US Navy.  He is buried in Reading Cemetery

24 Aug

LAC

WILSON, JOHN WILLIAM

He was aboard H.M. Airship R38, when it exploded over the Humber whilst undergoing trials prior to being handed over to the US Navy.  He is buried in Hull Western Cemetery.

24 Aug

AC2

WITHINGTON, R

He was possibly aboard H.M. Airship R38, when it exploded over the Humber whilst undergoing trials prior to being handed over to the US Navy.  He is buried in Wolstaton (St Margaret) Churchyard

26 Aug

1AM

IRWIN, THOMAS

Toronto (Mount Pleasant) Cemetery

27 Aug

Lt

PALK, WILLIAM EUSTACE MC, DFC

Brecon (St David) Churchyard

28 Aug

Mem (Des)

WARREN, F

Hull Western Cemetery

29 Aug

AC1

GRIFFIN, F

Salford (Agecroft) Cemetery

31 Aug

Pvt 2

SHEPHERD, THOMAS

Bacup (Fairwell) Cemetery

 8 Sep

AM3

RUTGERS, A

Cardiff (Cathays) Cemetery

16 Sep

Fg Off

TEAGLE, CYRIL HOLLIS

He died from injuries sustained on 12 Sep 1921 whilst flying DH9A, H153 of No 55 Sqn, following a forced landing near Desht-i-Harir after being hit by a rebel bullet during a contact patrol, he is buried in Baghdad (North Gate) War Cemetery.

30 Sep

Fg Off

HYSLOP, MAITLAND

He was killed whilst flying DH9A, H66 of No 84 Sqn, which was destroyed when a bomb exploded after falling from its rack on take off from Nasiriyeh.

30 Sep

AC2

PLUMMER, E He was killed whilst flying in DH9A, H66 of No 84 Sqn, which was destroyed when a bomb exploded after falling from its rack on take off from Nasiriyeh.

30 Sep

AC

ANDERSON, J

Alexandria (Chatby) Military and War Memorial Cemetery

 3 Oct

Fg Off

BEAL, LESLIE WALLIS

He was killed whilst flying Vimy, F9157 of No 6 FTS which spun in on take off at Manston.

3 Oct

AC1 CURTISS, TERENCE

He was killed whilst flying Vimy, F9157 of No 6 FTS which spun in on take off at Manston.

3 Oct

AC2 THRUPP, WALTER E

He was killed whilst flying Vimy, F9157 of No 6 FTS which spun in on take off at Manston.

3 Oct

AC2 REVELL, ALBERT A

He was killed whilst flying Vimy, F9157 of No 6 FTS which spun in on take off at Manston.

16 Oct

LAC

SHAND, R G

1 Sqn.  Baghdad (North Gate) War Cemetery

12 Nov

Pvt 2

WESTLING, JOHN RICHARD

Liverpool (Anfield) Cemetery

3 Dec

Cpl

LAWRENCE, FRANK He was killed whilst flying in Vimy, F9162 of the Inland Area Air Depot, which crashed in Henlow village after suffering an engine failure on take-off on a delivery flight to Vickers at Brooklands.

12 Dec

Sgt

BRUELL, WILLIAM

He died from dysentery whilst serving at the Aircraft Park, Iraq and is buried in Baghdad (North Gate) War Cemetery.

17 Dec

Flt Lt

TEMPEST, EDMUND ROGER  MC, DFC

A member of No 216 Sqn, he died from burns sustained whilst flying DH10, E9084 of No 30 Sqn, which crashed due to a lack of rudder control and is buried in Baghdad (North Gate) War Cemetery.

19 Dec

Fg Off

WOOD, LESLIE GRONOW

Died in the UK from pulmonary tuberculosis contracted in Egypt

 

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