Casualties - 1 - 10 October 1940


Date Name Rank Comments

1 Oct

McAVITY, GEORGE FELLOWS RCAF

Fg Off

He was serving with No 3 Sqn, at the time of his death.  He is buried in Olrig New Cemetery.

1 Oct

ISMAY, GEOFFREY LUCIEN

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Whitley V, T4130 of No 10 Sqn, which failed to return from a raid on Berlin.  He is buried in the Reichswald Forest War Cemetery.

1 Oct

SNELL, VICTOR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Whitley V, T4130 of No 10 Sqn, which failed to return from a raid on Berlin.  He is buried in the Reichswald Forest War Cemetery.

1 Oct

GILLESPIE, JAMES LYON

Plt Off

He was serving with No 23 Sqn and died in St Richard's Hospital, Chichester from wounds or injuries.  He is buried in Chichester Cemetery.

1 Oct

MACLEAN, DONALD

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington IC, R3219 HD-Q of No 38 Sqn, which failed to return from a raid on Leipzig.  He is buried in the Reichswald Forest War Cemetery.

1 Oct

DAY, HAROLD

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Hampden I, X2965 of No 44 Sqn, which came down in the sea on a raid to Cologne.  He is buried in Humberstone (St Mary) Churchyard.

1 Oct

DEVLIN, GEORGE JAMES

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Hampden I, X2965 of No 44 Sqn, which came down in the sea on a raid to Cologne.  He is buried in Billingham (St Cuthbert) Churchyard.

1 Oct

SILLETT, ERNEST ROBERT

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Hampden I, X2965 of No 44 Sqn, which came down in the sea on a raid to Cologne.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

1 Oct

TOMLINSON, JOHN

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Hampden I, X2965 of No 44 Sqn, which came down in the sea on a raid to Cologne.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

1 Oct

ANNS, ARTHUR HERBERT

AC1

He was serving with No 59 Sqn, at the time of his death.  Died. He is buried in Wantage Cemetery.

1 Oct

ANDREW, NEVILLE HALSEY

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Whitley V, P4964 of No 78 Sqn, which was probably shot down by a night fighter during a raid to Sterkrade.  He is buried in Hummelo-en-Keppel (Hummelo) General Cemetery.

1 Oct

MATSON, GEORGE ENOS

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Whitley V, P4964 of No 78 Sqn, which was probably shot down by a night fighter during a raid to Sterkrade.  He is buried in Hummelo-en-Keppel (Hummelo) General Cemetery.

1 Oct

MORGAN, HARRY WRIGHT

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Whitley V, P4964 of No 78 Sqn, which was probably shot down by a night fighter during a raid to Sterkrade.  He is buried in Hummelo-en-Keppel (Hummelo) General Cemetery.

1 Oct

RICHMOND, PHILIP HALL

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Whitley V, P4964 of No 78 Sqn, which was probably shot down by a night fighter during a raid to Sterkrade.  He is buried in Hummelo-en-Keppel (Hummelo) General Cemetery.

1 Oct

ROSCOE, ARTHUR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Whitley V, P4964 of No 78 Sqn, which was probably shot down by a night fighter during a raid to Sterkrade.  He is buried in Hummelo-en-Keppel (Hummelo) General Cemetery.

1 Oct

CAMERON, ALEXANDER DOUGLAS

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington IC, R3292 KO-F of No 115 Sqn, which failed to return from a raid on Osnabruck.  He is buried in the Reichswald Forest War Cemetery.

1 Oct

DOWSETT, COLIN

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington IC, T2549 KO-K of No 115 Sqn, which failed to return from a raid on Osnabruck.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

1 Oct

GOLDIE, LEONARD GEORGE

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington IC, T2549 KO-K of No 115 Sqn, which failed to return from a raid on Osnabruck.  He is buried in the Reichswald Forest War Cemetery.

1 Oct

MACNAIR, JAMES GEORGE CAMPBELL

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington IC, R3292 KO-F of No 115 Sqn, which failed to return from a raid on Osnabruck.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

1 Oct

PENNINGTON, ALAN JERVIS

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington IC, R3292 KO-F of No 115 Sqn, which failed to return from a raid on Osnabruck.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

1 Oct

PRITCHARD, HAROLD WILLIAM

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington IC, R3292 KO-F of No 115 Sqn, which failed to return from a raid on Osnabruck.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

1 Oct

THOMPSON, NEVILLE WILLIAM GORDON

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington IC, R3292 KO-F of No 115 Sqn, which failed to return from a raid on Osnabruck.  He is buried in the Reichswald Forest War Cemetery.

1 Oct

WALTER, JAMES LE BLOND ROBERT

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington IC, T2549 KO-K of No 115 Sqn, which failed to return from a raid on Osnabruck.  He is buried in the Reichswald Forest War Cemetery.

1 Oct

WESSELS, CYRIL

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington IC, R3292 KO-F of No 115 Sqn, which failed to return from a raid on Osnabruck.  He is buried in the Reichswald Forest War Cemetery.

1 Oct

WESTWOOD, DOUGLAS ERIC

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington IC, T2549 KO-K of No 115 Sqn, which failed to return from a raid on Osnabruck.  He is buried in the Reichswald Forest War Cemetery.

1 Oct

PERRIE, JOHN CAMPBELL

LAC

He was serving with No 216 Sqn, at the time of his death.  He is commemorated on the Alamein Memorial

1 Oct

SIBLEY, FREDERICK ALBERT

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying Hurricane I, P3599 of No 238 Sqn, which was shot down over Poole by a Bf 110.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

1 Oct

BENNETT, CLARENCE CHARLES

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying Blenheim IVf, R3626 of No 248 Sqn which failed to return from a reconnaissance over Norway.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

1 Oct

BRASH, GEORGE BROWN

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Blenheim IVf, R3626 of No 248 Sqn which failed to return from a reconnaissance over Norway.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

1 Oct

CLARKE, GORDON STUART

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Blenheim IVf, R3626 of No 248 Sqn which failed to return from a reconnaissance over Norway.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

1 Oct

KOUKOL, FRANTISEK

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying Anson I, R9649 of No 311 Sqn, which crashed near Peterborough after a Verey pistol was accidentally discharged in the aircraft.  He is buried in Peterborough (Eastfield) Cemetery.

1 Oct

POWIS, GEORGE OWEN

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying Anson I, R9649 of No 311 Sqn, which crashed near Peterborough after a Verey pistol was accidentally discharged in the aircraft.  He is buried in Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery.

1 Oct

SKUTIL, JAROSLAV

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying Anson I, R9649 of No 311 Sqn, which crashed near Peterborough after a Verey pistol was accidentally discharged in the aircraft.  He is buried in Peterborough (Eastfield) Cemetery.

1 Oct

SLOVAK, JOSEF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying Anson I, R9649 of No 311 Sqn, which crashed near Peterborough after a Verey pistol was accidentally discharged in the aircraft.  He is buried in Peterborough (Eastfield) Cemetery.

1 Oct

VALOSEK, OSKAR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying Anson I, R9649 of No 311 Sqn, which crashed near Peterborough after a Verey pistol was accidentally discharged in the aircraft.  He is buried in Peterborough (Eastfield) Cemetery.

1 Oct

BOWEN, CHARLES EARLE

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying Hurricane I, P2900 of No 607 Sqn, which was shot down over the Isle of Wight by a Bf 110.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

1 Oct

BRUMBY, NORMAN

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying Hurricane I, V6686 of No 607 Sqn, which was shot down over the Isle of Wight by a Bf 110.  He is buried in Hull Northern Cemetery.

1 Oct

CRIDDLE, AUBREY ALBERT

AC2

He was serving with No 907 Sqn, at the time of his death.  He is buried in Tiverton Cemetery.

1 Oct

HAMMOND, WILLIAM WOODWARD

AC2

He was serving with No 907 Sqn, at the time of his death.  He is buried in Reet and Grinton Cemetery.

1 Oct

SOKOLOWSKI DE JENKO, J M R PAF

 

He was killed whilst flying Battle I, K9416 of No 12 OTU, which crashed on a night solo flight at Checkendon in Oxfordshire. He is buried in Benson (St Helen) Churchyard Extension

1 Oct

GREENHALGH, JOHN

AC2

He was killed in an air raid on RAF Carew-Cheriton and is buried in Manchester Southern Cemetery.

1 Oct

HART, HAROLD EDGAR

LAC

He is buried in Bristol (Canford) Cemetery.

1 Oct

HAYTER, DENNIS VICTOR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying Battle, K9223 of the RAE on aerial mine tests, when the aircraft became uncontrollable following the accidental release of the tail chute and crashed near Bridgewater, Somerset. He is buried in High Wycombe Cemetery.

1 Oct

REARDON, EDWARD

LAC

He is buried in Leeds Roman Catholic Cemetery.

1 Oct

OSMALA, STANISLAW

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying Battle TT I, L5671 of No 5 BGS, which crashed near Andreas on the Isle of Man. 

1 Oct

SHARP, ARTHUR

AC2

He was killed whilst flying in Battle TT I, L5671 of No 5 BGS, which crashed near Andreas on the Isle of Man.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

1 Oct

SHIRTLIFF, MALCOLM EDWIN

LAC

He was possibly killed whilst flying Master I, N7771 of No 8 SFTS, which crashed on the approach to Edzell during a night landing.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

1 Oct

WHITE, ALFRED

Sgt

He was possibly killed whilst flying in Anson, R3304 of No 10 OTU which ditched in the Irish Sea and is buried in Newtownards (Movilla) Cemetery.

2 Oct

FLEMING, DONALD BANNERMAN

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington IC, R3282 WS-G of No 9 Sqn, which crashed into the sea off Lowestoft on its return from a raid on Berlin.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

2 Oct

FOX, CHARLES DOUGLAS

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington IC, R3282 WS-G of No 9 Sqn, which crashed into the sea off Lowestoft on its return from a raid on Berlin.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

2 Oct

NEWBERY, CHARLES HUGH LE BLANC RNZAF

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington IC, R3282 WS-G of No 9 Sqn, which crashed into the sea off Lowestoft on its return from a raid on Berlin.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

2 Oct

ROBERTSON, JOHN DEVINE

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington IC, R3282 WS-G of No 9 Sqn, which crashed into the sea off Lowestoft on its return from a raid on Berlin.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

2 Oct

SWEETT, REGINALD PHILIP

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington IC, R3282 WS-G of No 9 Sqn, which crashed into the sea off Lowestoft on its return from a raid on Berlin.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

2 Oct

THOMPSON, RONALD EDWIN

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington IC, R3282 WS-G of No 9 Sqn, which crashed into the sea off Lowestoft on its return from a raid on Berlin.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

2 Oct

DALLAMORE, JOHN WALTER

Sqn Ldr

He was killed whilst flying Blenheim I, L8452 of No 45 Sqn, which was shot down by fighters on a raid against Gura and Mai Edega. He is buried in Asmara War Cemetery.

2 Oct

MACKENZIE, MYLES

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Blenheim I, L8452 of No 45 Sqn, which was shot down by fighters on a raid against Gura and Mai Edega. He is buried in Asmara War Cemetery.

2 Oct

ABRAHAMS, FREDERICK JOSEPH

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Whitley V, P5082 DY-L of No 102 Sqn, which came down in the North Sea off Aberdeen on its return from a raid on Bremen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

2 Oct

BARNWELL, RICHARD ANTONY

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Whitley V, P5082 DY-L of No 102 Sqn, which came down in the North Sea off Aberdeen on its return from a raid on Bremen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

2 Oct

DANKS, HARRY EDWARD

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Whitley V, P5082 DY-L of No 102 Sqn, which came down in the North Sea off Aberdeen on its return from a raid on Bremen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

2 Oct

PEGRAM, THOMAS HENRY

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Whitley V, P5082 DY-L of No 102 Sqn, which came down in the North Sea off Aberdeen on its return from a raid on Bremen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

2 Oct

ROSE, MAURICE

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Whitley V, P5082 DY-L of No 102 Sqn, which came down in the North Sea off Aberdeen on its return from a raid on Bremen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

2 Oct

CLARK, ERIC GODFREY

Cpl

He was serving with No 144 Sqn, and was accidentally killed.  He is buried in Harpswell (St Chad) Churchyard.

2 Oct

HODGE, EDWARD

LAC

He was serving with No 144 Sqn, and was possibly killed in an accident at Hemswell.  He is buried in Newport (St Woolos) Cemetery.

2 Oct

GARNER, WILLIAM GEORGE

AC2

He was serving with No 144 Sqn, and was possibly killed in an accident at Hemswell.  He is buried in Leighton-Linslade (Leighton Buzzard) Cemetery.

2 Oct

BROWN, WILLIAM

Cpl

He was serving with No 144 Sqn, and was possibly killed in an accident at Hemswell.   and is buried in Harpswell (St Chad) Churchyard.

2 Oct

SAUNDERS, THOMAS HERBERT

AC1

He was serving with No 249 Sqn, at the time of his death.  He is buried in Leicester (Welford Road) Cemetery.

2 Oct

ROTHWELL, THOMAS

AC2

He was serving with No 257 Sqn, at the time of his death.  He is buried in Blackburn Cemetery.

2 Oct

COWNDEN, ALBERT ERNEST

AC1

He was serving with No 903 Sqn, at the time of his death.  He is buried in Greenwich Cemetery.

2 Oct

AMMON, ROBERT WILLIAM

LAC

He is buried in Ashford (Bybrook) Cemetery.

2 Oct

DUKES, JOSEPH

AC2

He is buried in Leadgate (St Ives) Churchyard.

2 Oct

ELLIOTT, HAROLD

AC1

He is buried in Kettering (London Road) Cemetery.

2 Oct

HARRADINE, LUIS BERTRAM

AC1

He is buried in Sandridge (St Leonard) Churchyard Extension.

2 Oct

IRWIN, JOHN KERR

LAC

He is buried in Manchester Southern Cemetery.

2 Oct

JOHNSON, BASIL JAMES

Cpl

He died from wounds sustained on 26 Sep 1940 in air raid on Henlow and is buried in Henlow (St Mary) Churchyard.

2 Oct

RUSHALL, RICHARD

AC2

He is buried in Braunston (All Saints) Churchyard Extension., Daventry

2 Oct

ZAMBRA, ROGER MURRAY GEORGE

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying Master, N7749 of the CFS which dived into the ground near Shrewton whilst night flying.  He is buried in Liss (St Mary) Churchyard.

3 Oct

MOON, WILLIAM HENRY

AC2

He was serving with No 23 Sqn and was killed in an air raid on RAF Ford.  He is buried in Nottingham Southern Cemetery.

3 Oct

PINDER, WILLIAM

AC1

He was serving with No 23 Sqn and was killed in an air raid on RAF Ford.  He is buried in Altrincham Bowdon and Hale (Altrincham) Cemetery.

3 Oct

CHEESMAN, ALFRED JACK

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Whitley V, N1434 GE-E of No 58 Sqn, which failed to return from a raid on Frankfurt.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery.

3 Oct

CHETTER, ALAN ERNEST

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Whitley V, N1434 GE-E of No 58 Sqn, which failed to return from a raid on Frankfurt.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery.

3 Oct

DALLY, PAUL SPENCER

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Whitley V, N1434 GE-E of No 58 Sqn, which failed to return from a raid on Frankfurt.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery.

3 Oct

ESPLEY, WILLIAM CHARLES

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Whitley V, N1434 GE-E of No 58 Sqn, which failed to return from a raid on Frankfurt.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery.

3 Oct

ZAMEK, IAN ALEXANDER

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Whitley V, N1434 GE-E of No 58 Sqn, which failed to return from a raid on Frankfurt.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery.

3 Oct

BUNDOCK, FRANK VYVYAN

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Blenheim IV, T1896 of No 105 Sqn, which failed to return from a raid on Calais.  He is buried in Pihen-les-Guines Communal Cemetery.

3 Oct

DUNBAR, HUGH

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Blenheim IV, T1896 of No 105 Sqn, which failed to return from a raid on Calais.  He is buried in Pihen-les-Guines Communal Cemetery.

3 Oct

LORD, KENNETH

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Blenheim IV, T1896 of No 105 Sqn, which failed to return from a raid on Calais.  He is buried in Pihen-les-Guines Communal Cemetery.

3 Oct

COOPER, CHARLES FREDERICK

AC2

He was killed whilst flying in Blenheim IV, L4905 'M' of No 600 Sqn, which crashed following an engine failure during a night patrol.  He is buried in Heath Town (Holy Trinity) Churchyard.

3 Oct

HOBSON, COLIN ANTHONY

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Blenheim IV, L4905 'M' of No 600 Sqn, which crashed following an engine failure during a night patrol.  He is buried in Banstead (All Saints) Churchyard.

3 Oct

HUGHES, DAVID ERNEST RNZAF

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Blenheim IV, L4905 'M' of No 600 Sqn, which crashed following an engine failure during a night patrol.  He is buried in Whyteleafe (St Luke) Churchyard.

3 Oct

CRYER, EDWARD FRANCIS

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Whitley IV, K9031 of No 19 OTU, which crashed into Findhorn Bay. He is buried in Selby Cemetery.

3 Oct

DANCER, ELTON ARTHUR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Whitley IV, K9031 of No 19 OTU, which crashed into Findhorn Bay. He is buried in Ayr Cemetery, Ayrshire

3 Oct

SMITH, JOHN ANTHONY

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Whitley IV, K9031 of No 19 OTU, which crashed into Findhorn Bay.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

3 Oct

ARMSTRONG, ALFRED

AC2

He was serving with 11 OTU at the time of his death and was possibly killed in an air raid on London.  He is buried in Middlesborough (Linthorpe) Cemetery. 

3 Oct

BROWN, KENNETH NEVILLE

LAC

He was serving at AHQ Aden at the time of his death.  He is buried in Maala Cemetery.

3 Oct

BROWN, WILLIS STEWART

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying Harvard I, P5963 of No 20 SFTS, which crashed at Marandellas near Salisbury in Southern Rhodesia.  He is buried in Harare (Pioneer) Cemetery.

3 Oct

JACOBS, CYRIL THOMAS ARTHUR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying Harvard I, P5963 of No 20 SFTS, which crashed at Marandellas near Salisbury in Southern Rhodesia.  He is buried in Harare (Pioneer) Cemetery.

4 Oct

GILLIES, KENNETH McLEOD

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying Spitfire I, X4320 of No 66 Sqn, which was possibly shot down by a Bf 109 of II/JG51.  He is buried in Thornton Garden of Rest.

4 Oct

BERRY, MICHAEL JOSEPH

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying Oxford, R5950 of No 2 SFTS which collided with Wallace, K6030  of No 1 Signals School near Cranwell.  He is buried in Cranwell (St Andrew) Churchyard.

4 Oct

DONALDSON, JOHN STORRAR

AC2

He is buried in Glasgow (Eastwood) Cemetery.

4 Oct

EBERHARDT, KAROL

Sqn Ldr

He was killed whilst flying Wallace, K6030 of No 1 Signals School which collided with Oxford, R5950 of No 2 SFTS near Cranwell.  He is buried in Cranwell (St Andrew) Churchyard.

4 Oct

FLEMING, JAMES PERCIVAL

LAC

He was killed whilst flying Wallace, K6030 of No 1 Signals School which collided with Oxford, R5950 of No 2 SFTS near Cranwell.  He is buried in Whilton (St Andrew) Churchyard.

4 Oct

KENDRAY, LESLIE

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying Oxford, R5950 of No 2 SFTS which collided with Wallace, K6030  of No 1 Signals School near Cranwell.  He is buried in Thornaby On-Tees Cemetery.

4 Oct

LINDSEY, GEORGE NORMAN

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying Master I, N7535 of No 8 SFTS which flew into the ground at Edzell.  He is buried in Mansfield Woodhouse Cemetery.

4 Oct

RAYMOND, HENRY JAMES RAFO

Fg Off

He committed suicide by shooting himself in a hotel in Coventry and was cremated at Birmingham (Perry Bar) Crematorium.

4 Oct

SMITH, ERNEST

LAC

He is buried in Bradford (Bowling) Cemetery.

4 Oct

SMITH, JOHN WALTER

AC2

He died in Morecombe, cause unknown and is buried in Ilford (St Mary) Churchyard.

4 Oct

STRONG, JOSEPH

AC2

He is buried in Dalston Burial Ground

5 Oct

BOAK, ANDREW STENHOUSE

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Hampden I, P4417 of No 50 Sqn, which was lost without trace on a raid to Cologne.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

5 Oct

BROOKER, FRANCIS JOHN

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Hampden I, P4417 of No 50 Sqn, which was lost without trace on a raid to Cologne.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

5 Oct

MARSHALL, JAMES DOUGLAS

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Hampden I, P4417 of No 50 Sqn, which was lost without trace on a raid to Cologne.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

5 Oct

WISE, CHARLES HAROLD

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Hampden I, P4417 of No 50 Sqn, which was lost without trace on a raid to Cologne.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

5 Oct

HALL, ALBERT RICHARD SIDNEY

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Blenheim IV, R2771 of No 53 Sqn, which crashed in the circuit due to bad visibility on return from its patrol. He is buried in Brentwood (London Road) Cemetery.

5 Oct

SUTTON, NORMAN

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying Spitfire I, K9989 of No 72 Sqn, when he collided with another Spitfire, X4544. He is buried in St Helens Cemetery

5 Oct

SHERWOOD, CHARLES ALFRED

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Hampden I, X2977 of No 83 Sqn, which crashed near Hemswell when it returned early from a raid on Gelsenkirchen due to icing.  He is buried in Driffield Cemetery.

5 Oct

VICKERS, JOHN HENRY

Sgt

An observer with No 103 Sqn he was mortally wounded whilst flying in a Battle of the unit when it was attacked by a Bf 109 during a recce on 27 Sep 1940.  He is buried in Choloy War Cemetery

5 Oct

BENNETT, HARRY

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Hampden I, P4362 PL-A of No 144 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a 'gardening' sortie to the Elbe Estuary.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

5 Oct

NEALE, ROBERT JOHN

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Hampden I, P4362 PL-A of No 144 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a 'gardening' sortie to the Elbe Estuary.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

5 Oct

WOOD, GEORGE

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Hampden I, P4362 PL-A of No 144 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a 'gardening' sortie to the Elbe Estuary.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

5 Oct

YORATH, PHILIP HERBERT

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Hampden I, P4362 PL-A of No 144 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a 'gardening' sortie to the Elbe Estuary.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

5 Oct

BRACKENRIDGE, GILBERT KEITH

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying Hudson I, P5117 of No 233 Sqn, when they became lost and the aircraft was abandoned over the North Sea.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

5 Oct

BRUCE, DONALD

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Hudson I, P5117 of No 233 Sqn, when they became lost and the aircraft was abandoned over the North Sea.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

5 Oct

McINTOSH, JOHN

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying Hudson I, P5117 of No 233 Sqn, when they became lost and the aircraft was abandoned over the North Sea.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

5 Oct

RUSSELL, ANDREW

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Hudson I, P5117 of No 233 Sqn, when they became lost and the aircraft was abandoned over the North Sea.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

5 Oct

JANUSZEWICZ, W

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying Hurricane I, P3892 of No 303 Sqn, which was shot down over Stowting in Kent by a Bf 109.  He is buried in Northwood Cemetery.

5 Oct

SMITH, WILLIAM JAMES

Cpl

He was serving with No 914 Sqn, at the time of his death.  He is buried in Birmingham (Lodge Hill) Cemetery.

5 Oct

 

 

6 OTU, Hurricane I, L1766 which crashed at Walpole St Andrew.

5 Oct

SCOTT, JOHN CRAIG

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying Master I, N7937 of No 5 SFTS, which flew into the ground at Rhyl whilst low flying.  He is buried in Glasgow (Craigton) Cemetery.

5 Oct

VALENTINE, DUDLEY

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying Master I, N7937 of No 5 SFTS, which flew into the ground at Rhyl whilst low flying.  He is buried in Glasgow (Riddrie Park) Cemetery.

5 Oct

WILLIAMS, WILLIAM KYNASTON

Flt Lt

He was shot by a sentry when he failed to answer a challenge and is buried in Black Bourton (or Burton Abbots) (St Mary) Churchyard.

6 Oct

ALGAR, ALAN

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Hampden I, X2920 of No 61 Sqn, which crashed into the North Yorkshire Moors returning from a 'gardening' sortie.  He is buried in Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery.

6 Oct

CANNON, WILLIAM ARTHUR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Hampden I, X2920 of No 61 Sqn, which crashed into the North Yorkshire Moors returning from a 'gardening' sortie.  He is buried in Shoeburyness (or South Shoebury) (St Andrew) Churchyard.

6 Oct

D'ARCY-WRIGHT, GERALD

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Hampden I, X2920 of No 61 Sqn, which crashed into the North Yorkshire Moors returning from a 'gardening' sortie.  He is buried in Leeming (St John The Baptist) Churchyard.

6 Oct

RAYMENT, WALTER BENEDICT

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Hampden I, X2920 of No 61 Sqn, which crashed into the North Yorkshire Moors returning from a 'gardening' sortie.  He is buried in Henfield Cemetery.

6 Oct

VINYARD, FREDERICK FENTON

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Spitfire I, R6683 of No 64 Sqn, which crashed into the North Sea on patrol off Flamborough Head.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

6 Oct

MACKLEY, ALAN

LAC

He was serving with No 72 Sqn and was killed in an air raid on RAF Biggin Hill.  He is buried in Lockton Cemetery.

6 Oct

POWERS, KENNETH SIDNEY

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying Hampden I, L4100 of No 106 Sqn, which was shot down by Hurricanes from No 17 Sqn when it failed to fire off the correct 'colours of the day'.  He is buried in Stradishall (St Margaret) Churchyard.

6 Oct

DUDLEY, LAURENCE

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying Hudson I, T9323 of No 220 Sqn which was shot down by flak off the Danish coast.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

6 Oct

FLETCHER, PETER HOWARD

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying Hudson I, T9323 of No 220 Sqn which was shot down by flak off the Danish coast.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

6 Oct

MURRAY, JOHN CHARLES

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Hudson I, T9323 of No 220 Sqn which was shot down by flak off the Danish coast.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

6 Oct

PARKINSON, HERBERT

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Hudson I, T9323 of No 220 Sqn which was shot down by flak off the Danish coast.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

6 Oct

SIUDAK, A

Sgt

He was killed in Hurricane I, P3120 of No 303 Sqn, which was hit by a bomb whilst it was on the ground at Northolt.  He is buried in Northwood Cemetery.

6 Oct

FERGUSON, KEITH ANDREW

AC2

He died in a London hospital from injuries sustained as a result of enemy action and is buried in Haltemprice (Hessle) Cemetery.

6 Oct

GAWITH, ALEX LESLIE ANDERSON

LAC

He is buried in Yalding (SS Peter and Paul) Old Churchyard.

6 Oct

STENNETT, HENRY EUGENE

AC2

He died from wounds sustained during an air raid on Northolt and is buried in Northwood Cemetery.

6 Oct

YOUNG, CHARLES HENRY

AC2

He is buried in Cardiff Western Cemetery.

7 Oct

HARRIS, RICHARD WAUGH

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lysander R9056 of No 4 Sqn, which flew into the ground at Carlton, North Yorkshire.  He is buried in Newton-upon-Ouse (All Saints) Churchyard.

7 Oct

HARVEY, MARCUS RUDOLPH

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lysander R9056 of No 4 Sqn, which flew into the ground at Carlton, North Yorkshire.  He is buried in Middlesbrough (Acklam) Cemetery.

7 Oct

CROSS, JOHN DAVIES

Sgt

He was serving with No 9 Sqn and was on flare path duty when he was killed by Wellington 1C of 99 Sqn, L7896 LN-G, which had been borrowed by No 149 Sqn crashed into the Chance light whilst making an emergency landing at RAF Honington on its return from a mission.  He is buried in Pontardawe (All Saints) Churchyard.

7 Oct

PAINTER, KENNETH

LAC

He was serving with No 9 Sqn and was on flare path duty when he was killed by Wellington 1C of 99 Sqn, L7896 LN-G, which had been borrowed by No 149 Sqn crashed into the Chance light whilst making an emergency landing at RAF Honington on its return from a mission.  He is buried in Honington (All Saints) Churchyard., Suffolk.

7 Oct

POUND, GEORGE EDWARD

AC2

He was serving with No 9 Sqn and was probably on flare path duty when he was probably killed by Wellington 1C of 99 Sqn, L7896 LN-G, which had been borrowed by No 149 Sqn crashed into the Chance light whilst making an emergency landing at RAF Honington on its return from a mission.  He is buried in Far Forest (Holy Trinity) Churchyard, Rock.

7 Oct

WHEELER, KENNETH GEORGE

LAC

He was serving with No 9 Sqn and was on flare path duty when he was killed by Wellington 1C of 99 Sqn, L7896 LN-G, which had been borrowed by No 149 Sqn crashed into the Chance light whilst making an emergency landing at RAF Honington on its return from a mission.  He is buried in Cambridge City Cemetery.

7 Oct

GREEN, HERBERT FREDERICK

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington IC, P9287 of No 38 Sqn, which failed to return from a raid on Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery.

7 Oct

HOLLIDAY, GEORGE

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington IC, P9287 of No 38 Sqn, which failed to return from a raid on Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery.

7 Oct

O'REGAN, FRANCIS PATRICK

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington IC, P9287 of No 38 Sqn, which failed to return from a raid on Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery.

7 Oct

STEPHENS, REGINALD

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington IC, P9287 of No 38 Sqn, which failed to return from a raid on Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery.

7 Oct

TAYLOR, REX OLIVER OXLEY

Sqn Ldr

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington IC, P9287 of No 38 Sqn, which failed to return from a raid on Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery.

7 Oct

WHELPTON, HARRY

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington IC, P9287 of No 38 Sqn, which failed to return from a raid on Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery.

7 Oct

BROADHURST, JOHN WILLIAM

Plt Off

He baled out of Spitfire I, P9469 of No 222 Sqn, over Staplehurst but was killed.  He is buried in Hornchurch Cemetery.

7 Oct

BEEDHAM, JOSEPH JEFFERY IAN

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying Hurricane I, N2707 of No 245 Sqn, which crashed on take off from Aldergrove.  He is buried in Glenavy Roman Catholic Churchyard.

7 Oct

BARRY, NATHANIEL JOHN MERRIMAN

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying Hurricane I, V6800 of No 501 Sqn, which was shot down over Wrotham by a Bf 109.  He is buried in Finghall (St Andrew) Churchyard.

7 Oct

WHALL, BASIL EWART PATRICK

Sgt

He was wounded whilst flying Spitfire I, X4160 of No 602 Sqn, which was shot down by a Ju 88, later dying of his wounds.  He is buried in Amersham Consecrated Cemetery.

7 Oct

MATTHEWS, HENRY KEY FIELDING

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying Spitfire I, N3109 of No 603 Sqn, which shot down over Godmersham Park by a Bf 109.  He is buried in or cremated at Beckenham Crematorium and Cemetery.

7 Oct

ENGLISH, CHARLES EDWARD

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying Hurricane I, P3677 of No 605 Sqn, which was shot down by a Bf 109 over Westerham, Kent.  He is buried in Newcastle-upon-Tyne (St Andrew's and Jesmond) Cemetery.

7 Oct

DIFFORD, IVOR BENISON

Fg Off

He was killed when his aircraft, Hurricane I, L1728 of No 607 Sqn collided with P3860 of the same unit.  He was buried in Tangmere (St Andrew) Churchyard.

7 Oct

FEARY, ALAN NORMAN

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Spitfire I, N3238 of No 609 Sqn, when he baled out at low level following a combat with a Bf 109.  He is buried in Warmwell (Holy Trinity) Churchyard.

7 Oct

BRIDGE, JAMES FREDERICK

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying Oxford II, N4729 of No 14 SFTS, which crashed near Bedford whilst low flying .  He is buried in Bedford Cemetery, Beds.

7 Oct

HUNT, EDMUND GEORGE GM

WO

He was killed whilst engaged on bomb disposal operations at RAF Biggin Hill and is buried in Chatham (Palmerston Road) Cemetery.

7 Oct

KISSNER, JACK HENRY

LAC

He was killed whilst flying Oxford II, N4729 of No 14 SFTS, which crashed near Bedford whilst low flying.  He is buried in Cranfield (SS Peter and Paul) Churchyard.

7 Oct

OLDHAM, DENNIS HENRY

LAC

He was killed whilst flying in either Master I, N7995 or N7876 both of No 5 SFTS, which collided with each other near Sealand.  He is buried in Harrow Cemetery.

8 Oct

MALLON, JOHN CHARLES

Plt Off

He was severely injured whilst flying Blenheim IV, T2036 of No 53 Sqn, which was shot down by flak near Calais.  He died later that day and is buried in Guines Communal Cemetery.

8 Oct

SHACKLEFORD, ARTHUR THOMAS

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Blenheim IV, T2036 of No 53 Sqn, which was shot down by flak near Calais. He is buried in Guines Communal Cemetery.

8 Oct

WHETTON, WILFRED PHILIP DFM

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Blenheim IV, T2036 of No 53 Sqn, which was shot down by flak near Calais. He is buried in Guines Communal Cemetery.

8 Oct

HADLEY, RONALD ARNOLD

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Whitley V, T4137 GE-K of No 58 Sqn, which successfully bombed Gelsenkirchen but suffered engine problems on the return journey, crashing at Bircham Newton.  He is buried in Great Bircham (St Mary) Churchyard.

8 Oct

HALL, GEORGE EDGAR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Whitley V, T4137 GE-K of No 58 Sqn, which successfully bombed Gelsenkirchen but suffered engine problems on the return journey, crashing at Bircham Newton.  He is buried in Mortlake Cemetery.

8 Oct

PHILLIPS, RICHARD ARTHUR

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Whitley V, T4137 GE-K of No 58 Sqn, which successfully bombed Gelsenkirchen but suffered engine problems on the return journey, crashing at Bircham Newton.  He is buried in Southchurch (Holy Trinity) Churchyard.

8 Oct

RAMSAY, JAMES MUNRO

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Whitley V, T4137 GE-K of No 58 Sqn, which successfully bombed Gelsenkirchen but suffered engine problems on the return journey, crashing at Bircham Newton.  He is buried in Cottingham Cemetery.

8 Oct

WRIGHT, CHARLES AUSTIN

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Whitley V, T4137 GE-K of No 58 Sqn, which successfully bombed Gelsenkirchen but suffered engine problems on the return journey, crashing at Bircham Newton.  He is buried in Kettering (London Road) Cemetery.

8 Oct

CORBETT, GEORGE HENRY

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying Spitfire I, R6779 of No 66 Sqn, which was shot down over Chatham by a Bf 109.  He is buried in Upchurch (St Mary) Churchyard.

8 Oct

WARD, RUFUS ARTHUR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Spitfire I, N3043 'K' of No 66 Sqn, which was shot down near Rochester by a Bf 109.  He is buried in Croydon (Mitcham Road) Cemetery.

8 Oct

BUCKLAND, FRANK WILLIAM

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying Spitfire P7329 of No 74 Sqn, when he collided with P7373 of the same unit during a practice attack over Coltishall.  He was cremated at Brighton (Woodvale) Borough Crematorium

8 Oct

HASTINGS, DOUGLAS

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying Spitfire P7373 of No 74 Sqn, when he collided with P7329 of the same unit during a practice attack over Coltishall.  He is buried in Tynemouth (Preston) Cemetery.

8 Oct

LAWLEY, NORMAN

LAC

He was serving with No 80 Sqn, at the time of his death.  He is buried in Cairo War Memorial Cemetery.

8 Oct

AKROYD, HAROLD JOHN

Plt Off

He was severely wounded whilst flying Spitfire I, N3039 of No 152 Sqn, which was shot down near Lyme Regis on 7 Oct 1940.  However, he died the following day and is buried in Warmwell (Holy Trinity) Churchyard.

8 Oct

FARROW, JOHN ROBINSON

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying Hurricane I, V6820 of No 229 Sqn, which broke up in cloud and crashed near Bovingdon during a patrol.  He is buried in Northwood Cemetery.

8 Oct

GOODALL, HAROLD INGHAM

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Defiant I, N1627 of No 264 Sqn, which crashed on a night patrol near Marlow.  He is buried in Poole (Parkstone) Cemetery.

8 Oct

YOUNG, ROBERT BETT MIRK RNZAF

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Defiant I, N1627 of No 264 Sqn, which crashed on a night patrol near Marlow.  He is buried in Northwood Cemetery.

8 Oct

FRANTISEK, J

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying Hurricane I, R4175 of No 303 Sqn, which crashed for an unknown reason at Ewell in Surrey.  He is buried in Northwood Cemetery.

8 Oct

BLAYLOCK, STANLEY

LAC

He was serving with No 924 Sqn, and was killed in an air raid on RAF Eastleigh.  He is buried in Haggate Baptist Chapelyard.

8 Oct

PRING, GARFIELD MAURICE

AC1

He was serving with No 924 Sqn, and was killed in an air raid on RAF Eastleigh.  He is buried in North Stoneham (St Nicholas) Churchyard.

8 Oct

RUDDEN, PHILIP

AC2

He was serving with No 932 Sqn, and was probably killed in an air raid on Southampton.  He is buried in Glasgow (St Kentigern's) Roman Catholic Cemetery.

8 Oct

ANCLIFFE, GORDON ELLIS

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Blenheim IV, L6783 of No 13 OTU which collided with another Blenheim, L4883 of the same unit over Bicester. He is buried in Sheffield (City Road) Cemetery.

8 Oct

BRETT, WALTER JAMES

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying Blenheim IV, L4883 of No 13 OTU which collided with another Blenheim, L6783 of the same unit over Bicester. He is buried in Liverpool (Anfield) Cemetery.

8 Oct

CHAMBERS, SYDNEY

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Blenheim IV, L4883 of No 13 OTU which collided with another Blenheim, L6783 of the same unit over Bicester. He is buried in Newcastle-upon-Tyne (All Saints) Cemetery.

8 Oct

COUTTS-WOOD, STEWART FARQUHARSON DFC

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying Blenheim IV, L4883 of No 13 OTU which collided with another Blenheim, L6783 of the same unit over Bicester.  He was cremated at Nottingham Crematorium

8 Oct

GAULDIE, CLARENCE CARNEGIE MILNE

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Blenheim IV, L6783 of No 13 OTU which collided with another Blenheim, L4883 of the same unit over Bicester. He is buried in Arbroath Western Cemetery

8 Oct

SHARP, PATRICK DUART

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying Blenheim IV, L6783 of No 13 OTU which collided with another Blenheim, L4883 of the same unit over Bicester. He is buried in St Just-in-Roseland (St Just) Churchyard.

8 Oct

WORDSWORTH, DENNIS WILFRED

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying Blenheim IV, L4883 of No 13 OTU which collided with another Blenheim, L6783 of the same unit over Bicester. He is buried in Sheffield (Crookes) Cemetery.

8 Oct

BOWTELL, RICHARD THOMAS

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Hampden I, P1271 of No 16 OTU, which broke on emerging from cloud following an instrument practice flight. He is buried in Gloucester Old Cemetery.

8 Oct

JEFFERYS, ALBERT FREDERICK

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying Hampden I, P1271 of No 16 OTU, which broke on emerging from cloud following an instrument practice flight. He is buried in Gloucester Old Cemetery.

8 Oct

KEELING, RALPH ALEXANDER WALTER

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Hampden I, P1271 of No 16 OTU, which broke on emerging from cloud following an instrument practice flight. He is buried in Gloucester Old Cemetery.

8 Oct

SHEILS, JOSEPH DESMOND

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying Hampden I, P1271 of No 16 OTU, which broke on emerging from cloud following an instrument practice flight. He is buried in Mill Hill (St Paul) Churchyard.

8 Oct

HUTCHINSON, JOHN HARVEY

Wg Cdr He was killed whilst flying in Magister I, P6347 of the PRU, which flew into a barrage balloon cable at Langley, Buckinghamshire.  He is buried in Pembrey (St Illtyd) Churchyard.

8 Oct

BROWN, DESMOND CRIGHTON

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Hurricane I, L2083 of No 56 OTU, which caught fire in the air and crashed near Sutton Bridge.  He is buried in Southend-on-Sea (Sutton Road) Cemetery.

8 Oct

BROWN, FREDERICK HAROLD

Cpl

He is buried in Glasgow (Riddrie Park) Cemetery.

8 Oct

HICKS, CYRIL CLIFFORD

Fg Off

A Technical Branch officer, he was whilst flying in Magister I, P6347 of the PRU, which flew into a barrage balloon cable at Langley, Buckinghamshire.  He is buried in Kington Cemetery.

8 Oct

KINCHIN, LEONARD THOMAS

Fg Off

He was killed accidentally by a sentry at RAF Silloth, who fired at the car he was travelling in as a passenger as a result of an incorrect password being given.  He is buried in Silloth (Causewayhead) Cemetery, Holme Low.

8 Oct

MACKILL, JAMES BENHAM

Plt Off

He was possibly killed whilst flying in Avro Tutor, K6103 of No 2 FTS when it collided with power cables and crashed at Ancaster in Lincolnshire.  He is buried in Eaglesham Cemetery.

8 Oct

McKEEVER, STEPHEN DFC

Wg Cdr

He was serving at HQ AM at the time of his death.  He is buried in Haidar Pasha Cemetery.

8 Oct

RUSK, WALTER FREDERICK

LAC

He was killed whilst flying Hart, K4368 of No 7 SFTS, which  flew into the ground at Tilton-on-the-Hill, Leicestershire.  He is buried in Peterborough (Eastfield) Cemetery.

8 Oct

STAPLETON, ERNEST DAVID

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Avro Tutor, K6103 of No 2 FTS when it collided with power cables and crashed at Ancaster in Lincolnshire. He is buried in Cranwell (St Andrew) Churchyard.

8 Oct

VIRGO, CECIL EDWIN ERIC

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Harvard, P5977 of No 20 SFTS, which collided with P5972 at Ruwa Railway Sidings near Salisbury, Rhodesia.  He is buried in Harare (Pioneer) Cemetery.

8 Oct

WAKELAM, STANLEY HARRY

LAC

He is buried in Claverley (All Saints) Churchyard.

8 Oct

WALKER, GEORGE WYNDHAM

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Harvard, P5972 of No 20 SFTS, which collided with P5977 at Ruwa Railway Sidings near Salisbury, Rhodesia.  He is buried in Harare (Pioneer) Cemetery.

9 Oct

WARREN, STANLEY

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying Hurricane I, V7376 of No 1 Sqn, which failed to return from a training sortie and is presumed to have crashed in the North Sea near the Wash.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

9 Oct

BROWN, GEORGE WILLIAM

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Whitley V, P5091 KN-Y of No 77 Sqn, which crashed into trees on the North Yorkshire Moors on its return from Hanau.  He is buried in Seaton Hirst (St John) Churchyard.

9 Oct

COTTHAM, CLEVELAND

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Whitley V, P5091 KN-Y of No 77 Sqn, which crashed into trees on the North Yorkshire Moors on its return from Hanau.  He is buried in Topcliffe Church Cemetery.

9 Oct

HADINGHAM, DAVID ARTHUR CHARLES RN

Mid

He was killed whilst flying in Whitley V, P5091 KN-Y of No 77 Sqn, which crashed into trees on the North Yorkshire Moors on its return from Hanau.  He is buried in Sanderstead (All Saints) Churchyard Extension.

9 Oct

MACMORLAND, WILLIAM GOODALL

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Whitley V, P5091 KN-Y of No 77 Sqn, which crashed into trees on the North Yorkshire Moors on its return from Hanau.  He is buried in Topcliffe Church Cemetery.

9 Oct

WARDMAN, JOSEPH REGINALD

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Whitley V, P5091 KN-Y of No 77 Sqn, which crashed into trees on the North Yorkshire Moors on its return from Hanau.  He is buried in Hull Western Cemetery.

9 Oct

BLYTH, CHARLES FREDERICK

AC1

He was serving with No 110 Sqn, at the time of his death.  He is buried in Withersdale (St Mary Magdalene) Churchyard.

9 Oct

KEEL, GEORGE ERNEST

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Blenheim IV, N3530 of No 235 Sqn, which was shot down over the Channel. He is buried in Portsmouth (Eastney or Highland Road) Cemetery.

9 Oct

KIRKPATRICK, JAMES CHARLES

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying Blenheim IV, N3530 of No 235 Sqn, which was shot down over the Channel.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

9 Oct

THOMAS, RICHARD CEREDIG

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Blenheim IV, N3530 of No 235 Sqn, which was shot down over the Channel. He is buried in Cardiff (Cathays) Cemetery.

9 Oct

BISHOP, ERNEST FREDERICK

Flt Sgt

He was possibly killed in an air raid on RAF Eastchurch and is buried in Leysdown (St Clement) Churchyard.

9 Oct

LAWRY, CAROL WINIFRED WAAF

ACW2

She died in St. Mary's Hospital from injuries sustained during bombing raid on Lismore Road in Eastbourne and is buried in Eastbourne (Ocklynge) Cemetery.

9 Oct

LOUD, GEORGE

Sgt

He was killed when Hurricane I, L1977 of No 55 OTU, spun into the ground after take off at Aston Down. He is buried in Hawkwell (St Mary) Churchyard.

10 Oct

HLAVAC, JAROSLAV

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying Hurricane I, P3421 of No 56 Sqn, which was shot down over Wareham by a Bf 109.  He is buried in Warmwell (Holy Trinity) Churchyard.

10 Oct

DRUMMOND, JOHN FRASER

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying Spitfire I, R6616 of No 92 Sqn, when he collided with X4038 of the same unit during an attack on a Do 17.  He is buried in Thornton Garden of Rest

10 Oct

WILLIAMS, DESMOND GORDON

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying Spitfire I, X4038 of No 92 Sqn, when he collided with R6616 of the same unit during an attack on a Do 17.  He is buried in Salisbury (London Road) Cemetery.

10 Oct

ADLAM, RICHARD PERRY

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Blenheim IV, T1881 of No 107 Sqn, which crashed at Wicken after colliding with trees.  He is buried in Salisbury (London Road) Cemetery.

10 Oct

BROOKER, KENNETH ANGUS

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Blenheim IV, T1881 of No 107 Sqn, which crashed at Wicken after colliding with trees.  He is buried in Cromford (St Mark) Churchyard.

10 Oct

BYWATER, MAURICE AuxAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Blenheim IV, T1881 of No 107 Sqn, which crashed at Wicken after colliding with trees.  He is buried in Doncaster (Rose Hill) Cemetery.

10 Oct

KEY, HARRY

LAC

He was killed whilst flying in Blenheim IV, T1881 of No 107 Sqn, which crashed at Wicken after colliding with trees.  He is buried in Ipswich Cemetery.

10 Oct

CATTO, PATRICK TAWSE

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington IC, P9273 OJ-V of No 149 Sqn, which was lost without trace on a raid to Herringen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

10 Oct

DAVIDSON, KENNETH MCNAB

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington IC, P9273 OJ-V of No 149 Sqn, which was lost without trace on a raid to Herringen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

10 Oct

FURNESS, ROY GIFFARD

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington IC, P9273 OJ-V of No 149 Sqn, which was lost without trace on a raid to Herringen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

10 Oct

McDONALD, FRANCIS GEORGE RAE

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington IC, P9273 OJ-V of No 149 Sqn, which was lost without trace on a raid to Herringen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

10 Oct

REYNOLDS, MARCUS PETE

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington IC, P9273 OJ-V of No 149 Sqn, which was lost without trace on a raid to Herringen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

10 Oct

SHIMELLS, KENNETH

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington IC, P9273 OJ-V of No 149 Sqn, which was lost without trace on a raid to Herringen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

10 Oct

BAYLEY, EDWARD ALAN

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying Hurricane I, V7537 of No 249 Sqn, when he crashed at Cooling either due to an oxygen failure or by being shot down.  He is buried in Bromley (St Luke's) Cemetery.

10 Oct

ALLGOOD, HAROLD HENRY

Sgt

He crashed near Maidstone whilst flying Hurricane I L1928 of No 253 Sqn when he suffered an oxygen failure. He is buried in Cambridge (St Mark) Burial Ground

10 Oct

HANZLICEK, OTTA

Sgt

He managed to baled out of Hurricane I, L1547 of No 312 Sqn, when his aircraft caught fire, but he drowned in the River Mersey.  He is buried in Liverpool (West Derby) Cemetery.

10 Oct

STONE, ALEC BERTIE

Cpl

He was serving with No 906 Sqn and was possibly killed in an air raid on London.  He is buried in Great Stanmore (St John) Churchyard.

10 Oct

GREENING, FREDERICK HENRY

AC2

He was serving with No 924 Sqn and died from injuries sustained on 8 Oct 1940 during a bombing raid on Eastleigh.  He is buried in North Stoneham (St Nicholas) Churchyard.

10 Oct

BUCHAN, VICTOR NOEL

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Vega Gull, X9435 of No 8 AACU, which broke up in the air over Norton Manor Camp, near Taunton in Somerset.  He is buried in Middlezoy (Holy Cross) Churchyard.

10 Oct

ELLIOT, GILBERT GEORGE

Plt Off

He was staying with Lord and Lady Bessborough at Stansted House when a Heinkel He 111 crashed on the lawns. He sprinted towards it to help the crew but was mortally wounded when it exploded, he is buried in Sholden (or Shoulden) (St Nicholas) Churchyard.

10 Oct

HASLAM, HAROLD

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Blenheim IV, R2789 of No 1 (C) OTU, which crashed on the approach to Prestwick following an engine failure.  He is buried in Bolton (Tonge) Cemetery.

10 Oct

HUTTON, GEORGE WILLIAM

AC1

He was killed in a motorcycle accident and is buried in South Cerney (All Hallows) Churchyard.

10 Oct

KELL, LESLIE CHARLES

AC1

He was killed whilst flying in Vega Gull, X9435 of No 8 AACU, which broke up in the air over Norton Manor Camp, near Taunton in Somerset.  He is buried in Ipswich Cemetery.

 

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