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Casualties - 28 - 30 June 1942


28-Jun CARDNO, WILLIAM GUYAN  (304012) RAAF - age 21 Sgt He was serving with No 11 Sqn, and died from injuries sustained in a ground accident.  He is buried in Colombo (Kanatte) General Cemetery.
28-Jun BURRELL, EDMUND ROBERT JOHN  (1292223) RAFVR - age 19 Sgt He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, R5615 QR-H of No 61 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Becklingen War Cemetery.
28-Jun DAUNCEY, HAROLD  (1162815) RAFVR - age 22 Sgt He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, R5615 QR-H of No 61 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Becklingen War Cemetery.
28-Jun GREGORY, PAUL WALTER  (923461) RAFVR - age 21 Flt Sgt He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, R5615 QR-H of No 61 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Becklingen War Cemetery.
28-Jun GROCOCK, JOHN  (1109846) RAFVR - age 22 Sgt He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, R5615 QR-H of No 61 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Becklingen War Cemetery.
28-Jun KINCH, JAMES HENRY  (R/69338) RCAF - age 21 Flt Sgt He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, R5615 QR-H of No 61 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Becklingen War Cemetery.
28-Jun ROE, FRANK  (943217) RAFVR - age 24 Flt Sgt He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, R5615 QR-H of No 61 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Becklingen War Cemetery.
28-Jun RUDDY, WILLIAM JAMES  (J/15648) RCAF - age 25 Plt Off He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, R5615 QR-H of No 61 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Becklingen War Cemetery.
28-Jun HIGGINS, HERBERT REGINALD  (115557) RAFVR - age 24 Plt Off He was died from injuries sustained whilst flying in Halifax II, R9482 MP-D of No 76 Sqn, which dived into the ground shortly after taking-off from Middleton St George due to a double engine failure on an air test on 25 Jun 1942.  He is buried in Walton and Weybridge (Weybridge) Cemetery.
28-Jun SAINSBURY, JAMES EDWARD AFM (117307) RAFVR - age 25 Plt Off He was probably killed whilst flying in Tiger Moth II, T7474 of No 87 Sqn, which dived into the ground at East Carlton near Corby.  He is buried in Erlestoke (Holy Saviour) Churchyard.
28-Jun TURNBULL, WILLIAM SOPER  (1025582) RAFVR - age 20 Sgt He was probably killed whilst flying in Tiger Moth II, T7474 of No 87 Sqn, which dived into the ground at East Carlton near Corby.  He is buried in Bishop Auckland Cemetery.
28-Jun FRIEND, ARTHUR WILLIAM  (80090) RAFVR - age Unknown Fg Off He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, R5675 OF-H of No 97 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Bergen General Cemetery. .
28-Jun MACKENZIE, FREDERICK EDWARD  (610731) RAF - age 22 Sgt He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, R5675 OF-H of No 97 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Bergen General Cemetery. .
28-Jun WEIR, JAMES CHAPMAN  (C/15021) RCAF - age 22 Plt Off He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, R5675 OF-H of No 97 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Bergen General Cemetery. .
28-Jun BENSON, PETER HENRY  (997100) RAFVR - age 24 Sgt He was killed whilst flying in Wellington II, Z8646 'B' of No 104 Sqn, which crashed into the Great Bitter Lake as a result of jettisoning its bombs (which had been fused, contrary to instructions) on take off from Kabrit following an engine failure.  He is buried in Fayid War Cemetery.
28-Jun HAYDON, DESMOND JOHN  (402137) RNZAF - age 21 Flt Lt He was killed whilst flying in Wellington II, Z8646 'B' of No 104 Sqn, which crashed into the Great Bitter Lake as a result of jettisoning its bombs (which had been fused, contrary to instructions) on take off from Kabrit following an engine failure.  He is buried in Fayid War Cemetery.
28-Jun LANDER, RONALD FRANK  (411416) RNZAF - age 21 Sgt He was killed whilst flying in Wellington II, Z8646 'B' of No 104 Sqn, which crashed into the Great Bitter Lake as a result of jettisoning its bombs (which had been fused, contrary to instructions) on take off from Kabrit following an engine failure.  He is buried in Fayid War Cemetery.
28-Jun SCALES, GORDON ERIC  (917121) RAFVR - age 22 Sgt He was killed whilst flying in Wellington II, Z8646 'B' of No 104 Sqn, which crashed into the Great Bitter Lake as a result of jettisoning its bombs (which had been fused, contrary to instructions) on take off from Kabrit following an engine failure.  He is buried in Fayid War Cemetery.
28-Jun STRINGFELLOW, RICHARD  (113486) RAFVR - age 29 Plt Off He was killed whilst flying in Wellington II, Z8646 'B' of No 104 Sqn, which crashed into the Great Bitter Lake as a result of jettisoning its bombs (which had been fused, contrary to instructions) on take off from Kabrit following an engine failure.  He is buried in Fayid War Cemetery.
28-Jun McCANN, WILLIAM ALEXANDER  (R/86355) RCAF - age 20 Flt Sgt He was flying in Wellington, ? of No 115 Sqn, and killed by either flak or fire from an enemy fighter.  He is buried in Marham Cemetery.
28-Jun LAIRD, THOMAS BACHOP  (993853) RAFVR - age 28 Cpl He was serving with No 123 Sqn at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained.  He is buried in Alexandria (Hadra) War Memorial Cemetery.
28-Jun CAUCHY, LOUIS AUGUSTIN MARIE  (R/55408) RCAF - age 20 Flt Sgt He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, Z1610 JN-K of No 150 Sqn, which was shot down by flak over Holland on a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Amersfoot (Oud Leusden) General Cemetery.
28-Jun CLARKE, LESLIE ERNEST  (961663) RAFVR - age 21 Sgt He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, Z1610 JN-K of No 150 Sqn, which was shot down by flak over Holland on a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Amersfoot (Oud Leusden) General Cemetery.
28-Jun CRANSWICK, DOUGLAS  (R/74850) RCAF - age 21 Flt Sgt He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, Z1610 JN-K of No 150 Sqn, which was shot down by flak over Holland on a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Amersfoot (Oud Leusden) General Cemetery.
28-Jun FAWCETT, MILTON ARGUE  (R/68576) RCAF - age 23 Flt Sgt He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, Z1610 JN-K of No 150 Sqn, which was shot down by flak over Holland on a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Amersfoot (Oud Leusden) General Cemetery.
28-Jun GANE, GEORGE BOYD  (1375454) RAFVR - age Unknown Sgt He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, Z1610 JN-K of No 150 Sqn, which was shot down by flak over Holland on a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Amersfoot (Oud Leusden) General Cemetery.
28-Jun NIGHTINGALE, ALAN  (1182807) RAFVR - age Unknown Sgt He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, Z1610 JN-K of No 150 Sqn, which was shot down by flak over Holland on a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Amersfoot (Oud Leusden) General Cemetery.
28-Jun HENDERSON, WILLIAM  (128966) RAFVR - age 31 Plt Off He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, Z1619 of No 156 Sqn, which crashed in Germany on a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Rheinberg War Cemetery.
28-Jun JONES, JOHN ELWYN  (1259649) RAFVR - age 21 Sgt He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, Z1619 of No 156 Sqn, which crashed in Germany on a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Rheinberg War Cemetery.
28-Jun OWEN, NORMAN THOMAS  (1280353) RAFVR - age 22 Sgt He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, Z1619 of No 156 Sqn, which crashed in Germany on a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Rheinberg War Cemetery.
28-Jun TOWNS, GEORGE  (1182661) RAFVR - age 21 Sgt He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, Z1619 of No 156 Sqn, which crashed in Germany on a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Rheinberg War Cemetery.
28-Jun WATTS, HECTOR WILLIAM CUTHBERT  (402210) RAAF - age 28 Plt Off He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, Z1619 of No 156 Sqn, which crashed in Germany on a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Rheinberg War Cemetery.
28-Jun McLACHLAN, WILLIAM JOHN ANDREW  (R/74892) RCAF - age 21 Flt Sgt He was killed whilst flying in Hurricane IIB, BE486 of No 175 Sqn, which was shot down by flak from the minesweepers it was attacking on a Roadstead.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.
28-Jun HUMPHREY, HENRY JOHN  (749450) RAFVR - age 30 Flt Sgt He was killed whilst flying in Sunderland I, T9041 KG-V of No 204 Sqn, which was forced to ditch at sea when all the engines failed.  He is commemorated on the Malta Memorial.
28-Jun SEWELL, HORACE ARTHUR WILLIAM  (1330947) RAFVR - age 20 Sgt He was killed whilst flying in Stirling I, N3751 BU-P of No 214 Sqn, which was killed by flak or fighter attack on a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Eastbourne (Ocklynge) Cemetery.
28-Jun ARMSTRONG, JOHN  (998998) RAFVR - age 21 Sgt He was killed whilst flying in Stirling I, DJ974 HA-T of No 218 Sqn, which was shot down by flak near Hohenstiefersiel on a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery.
28-Jun DICK, FREDERICK  (1067547) RAFVR - age 21 Sgt He was killed whilst flying in Stirling I, DJ974 HA-T of No 218 Sqn, which was shot down by flak near Hohenstiefersiel on a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Sage War Cemetery.
28-Jun GOW, GEORGE ANDERSON  (974840) RAFVR - age 25 Sgt He was killed whilst flying in Stirling I, DJ974 HA-T of No 218 Sqn, which was shot down by flak near Hohenstiefersiel on a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery.
28-Jun HEATH, JOHN KINGSTON LEW  (925390) RAFVR - age Unknown Sgt He was killed whilst flying in Stirling I, DJ974 HA-T of No 218 Sqn, which was shot down by flak near Hohenstiefersiel on a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery.
28-Jun PARRY, THOMAS CAMPBELL  (R/58117) RCAF - age 20 Flt Sgt He was killed whilst flying in Stirling I, DJ974 HA-T of No 218 Sqn, which was shot down by flak near Hohenstiefersiel on a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery.
28-Jun SIMON, HORACE MARTIN  (116027) RAFVR - age 31 Plt Off He was killed whilst flying in Stirling I, DJ974 HA-T of No 218 Sqn, which was shot down by flak near Hohenstiefersiel on a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery.
28-Jun WATERS, RALPH  (1193368) RAFVR - age Unknown Sgt He was killed whilst flying in Stirling I, DJ974 HA-T of No 218 Sqn, which was shot down by flak near Hohenstiefersiel on a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Sage War Cemetery.
28-Jun COLLENETTE, FRANK DE BEAUCHAMP  (87368) RAFVR - age 25 Flt Lt He was killed whilst flying in Hurricane IIB, 'T' (BG965 or BP281) of No 238 Sqn, which was shot down by Bf 109s during a reconnaissance in the Sidi Heneish area.  He is commemorated on the Alamein Memorial.
28-Jun CUMMINGS, MICHAEL PHILIP STOWE  (1168519) RAFVR - age 22 Flt Sgt He was killed whilst flying in Hurricane IIB, 'C' (BG965 or BP281) of No 238 Sqn, which was shot down by Bf 109s during a reconnaissance in the Sidi Heneish area.  He is buried in El Alamein War Cemetery.
28-Jun BATES, JOHN DICKSON  (515684) RAF - age Unknown Sgt He was serving with No 244 Sqn at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained.  He is buried in Basra War Cemetery.
28-Jun COPPING, DENNIS CHARLES HUGHMORE  (785025) RAFVR - age 24 Flt Sgt He probably died from exposure after force landing Kittyhawk I, ET574 of No 260 Sqn, which in the desert after becoming lost during a transit flight.  The aircraft was found in the desert in Jun 2012.  He is commemorated on the Alamein Memorial.
28-Jun NAYLER, REGINALD ARTHUR  (939527) RAFVR - age 22 Sgt He was killed whilst flying in Beaufighter IC, T5030 of No 272 Sqn, which failed to return from a raid on Derna airfield.  He is commemorated on the Alamein Memorial.
28-Jun COLE, JAMES EDWARD  (R/64719) RCAF - age 21 Flt Sgt He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, W1110 LQ-C of No 405 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter into the North Sea off the Dutch coast on a raid to Bremen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.
28-Jun HUGHES, JAMES JOHN  (131806) RAFVR - age 31 Plt Off He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, W1110 LQ-C of No 405 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter into the North Sea off the Dutch coast on a raid to Bremen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.
28-Jun LACELLE, JOSEPH HARVEY MILTON  (J/15165) RCAF - age 23 Plt Off He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, W1110 LQ-C of No 405 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter into the North Sea off the Dutch coast on a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Bergen op Zoom War Cemetery.
28-Jun PHILLIPS, GORDON MCLEAN  (R/62639) RCAF - age 22 WO II He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, W1110 LQ-C of No 405 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter into the North Sea off the Dutch coast on a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Bergen General Cemetery. .
28-Jun ROWLAND, SIDNEY BERTRAM  (819083) AuxAF - age 23 Sgt He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, W1110 LQ-C of No 405 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter into the North Sea off the Dutch coast on a raid to Bremen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.
28-Jun SCOTT, WILLIAM LAWRENCE  (R/61631) RCAF - age 23 WO I He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, W1110 LQ-C of No 405 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter into the North Sea off the Dutch coast on a raid to Bremen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.
28-Jun TATHAM, GEORGE BERTRAM  (R/70586) RCAF - age 31 Sgt He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, W1110 LQ-C of No 405 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter into the North Sea off the Dutch coast on a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Bergen op Zoom War Cemetery.
28-Jun GARFIN, IRVING WALTER  (R/61116) RCAF - age 27 WO II He was killed whilst flying in Hampden I, AT245 of No 415 Sqn, which was shot down off the Frisian Islands during an anti-shipping sweep.  He is buried in Sage War Cemetery.
28-Jun WHELPLEY, VINCENT BERTRAM  (R/73182) RCAF - age 23 Flt Sgt He was killed whilst flying in Hampden I, AT245 of No 415 Sqn, which was shot down off the Frisian Islands during an anti-shipping sweep.  He is buried in Schiermonnikoog (Vredenhof) Cemetery.
28-Jun DAKIN, BOYD ALLISON  (R/76026) RCAF - age 21 Flt Sgt He was killed whilst flying in Hampden I, AT245 of No 415 Sqn, which was shot down off the Frisian Islands during an anti-shipping sweep.  He is buried in Schiermonnikoog (Vredenhof) Cemetery.
28-Jun PEARCE, DOUGLAS  (R/79687) RCAF - age 21 Flt Sgt He was killed whilst flying in Hampden I, AT245 of No 415 Sqn, which was shot down off the Frisian Islands during an anti-shipping sweep.  He is buried in Schiermonnikoog (Vredenhof) Cemetery.
28-Jun CASEY, JOHN EDWIN  (403425) RNZAF - age 23 Plt Off He was killed whilst flying in Wellington IC, R1445 KJ-Y of No 11 OTU, which crashed near Steeple Morden when an engine failed during a night flying test.  He is buried in Bassingbourn cum Kneesworth Cemetery.
28-Jun WILSON, ROBERT LOGAN  (995972) RAFVR - age 23 AC1 He was killed whilst flying in Wellington IC, R1445 KJ-Y of No 11 OTU, which crashed near Steeple Morden when an engine failed during a night flying test.  He is buried in Bangor Cemetery.
28-Jun BISHOP, HORACE M.  (980692) RAFVR - age 28 Cpl He was serving with No 118 MU at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained.  He is buried in Basra War Cemetery.
28-Jun RAYNER, SYDNEY  (1028770) RAFVR - age 37 LAC He was serving with No 125 MU at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained.  He is buried in Baghdad (North Gate) War Cemetery.
28-Jun HURST, ERNEST JOHN  (116530) RAFVR - age 32 Plt Off He was killed whilst flying in Magister I, N3892 of No 16 EFTS, which crashed during a Station Defence Exercises after the aircraft struck a tree.  He is buried in Repton (St Wystan) Churchyard.
28-Jun STANYNOUGHT, LESLIE CHARLES PERCY  (118815) RAFVR - age Unknown Plt Off He was killed whilst flying in Magister I, N3892 of No 16 EFTS, which crashed during a Station Defence Exercises after the aircraft struck a tree.  He is buried in Repton (St Wystan) Churchyard.
28-Jun TULIP, THOMAS EDWARD  (46193) RAF - age 32 Plt Off He was serving at Aboukir at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained.  He is buried in Alexandria (Hadra) War Memorial Cemetery.
28-Jun COLLIS, FRANCIS HUGH GORDON  (60897) RAF - age 40 Fg Off He was serving at China Bay at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained.  He is buried in Trincomalee War Cemetery.
28-Jun MARCIANO, JOHN ANDREW FRANCIS  (1428197) RAFVR - age 21 AC1 He was serving in the UK at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained.  His death was registered in Yarmouth.  He is buried in St Pancras Cemetery.
28-Jun TAYLOR, RICHARD WILLIAM  (357716) RAF - age Unknown Sgt He was serving in the UK at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained.  His death was registered in Weston (42).  He is buried in Trowbridge Cemetery.

29-Jun

HARRISON, PATRICK  (1295509) RAFVR - age Unknown

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling I, W7539 MG-K of No 7 Sqn, which was lost in the Bay of Biscay on a raid to St-Nazaire.  He is buried in Escoublac-la-Baule War Cemetery.

29-Jun

GREENE, STANLEY HOWARD  (1331747) RAFVR - age 19

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling I, W7539 MG-K of No 7 Sqn, which was lost in the Bay of Biscay on a raid to St-Nazaire.  He is buried in Escoublac-la-Baule War Cemetery.

29-Jun

WOOLLARD, REGINALD  (1381873) RAFVR - age Unknown

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling I, W7539 MG-K of No 7 Sqn, which was lost in the Bay of Biscay on a raid to St-Nazaire.  He is buried in Escoublac-la-Baule War Cemetery.

29-Jun

TAIT, JAMES  (1365802) RAFVR - age Unknown

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling I, W7539 MG-K of No 7 Sqn, which was lost in the Bay of Biscay on a raid to St-Nazaire.  He is buried in Penestin Communal Cemetery.

29-Jun

COOK, CYRIL ALBERT  (1525723) RAFVR - age 21

LAC

He was serving with No 48 Sqn at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained.  He is buried in Sheffield (Crookes) Cemetery.

29-Jun

O'MEARA, PATRICK EDMUND  (48896) RAFVR - age Unknown

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, Z1578 of No 57 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Bremen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

29-Jun

FRANKS, JOHN HENRY  (86720) RAFVR - age 27

Sqn Ldr

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, Z1578 of No 57 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Bremen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

29-Jun

WINDLE, NORMAN  (971839) RAFVR - age 24

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, Z1578 of No 57 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Bremen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

29-Jun

GARTELL, PETER EDWARD  (1153383) RAFVR - age 22

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, Z1578 of No 57 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Bremen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

29-Jun

MILLER, BRUCE ARMSTRONG  (J/15579) RCAF - age 23

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, Z1578 of No 57 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Bremen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

29-Jun

JACKSON, RUTHERFORD JAMES  (J/6172) RCAF - age 31

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, Z1578 of No 57 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Bremen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

29-Jun

GOODE, RAYMOND JAMES  (124269) RAFVR - age Unknown

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Spitfire VB, BM254 of No 64 Sqn, which was shot down by fighters during Circus 195 to Hazebrouck marshalling yards.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

29-Jun

HARRISON, SELWYN LEONARD  (41587) RNZAF - age 21

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington IC, Z1170 'O' of No 70 Sqn, which crashed on take off from landing ground 05 for an attack on MT in the Sidi Barrani area.  He is buried in Ismailia War Memorial Cemetery.

29-Jun

STEVENS, HERBERT BERNARD  (41957) RNZAF - age 22

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington IC, Z1170 'O' of No 70 Sqn, which crashed on take off from landing ground 05 for an attack on MT in the Sidi Barrani area.  He is buried in Ismailia War Memorial Cemetery.

29-Jun

PUGH, WALTER MACPHERSON  (404858) RAAF - age 20

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington IC, Z1170 'O' of No 70 Sqn, which crashed on take off from landing ground 05 for an attack on MT in the Sidi Barrani area.  He is buried in Ismailia War Memorial Cemetery.

29-Jun

ROWLES, WILLIAM HARRY  (405457) RNZAF - age 20

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington IC, Z1170 'O' of No 70 Sqn, which crashed on take off from landing ground 05 for an attack on MT in the Sidi Barrani area.  He is buried in Ismailia War Memorial Cemetery.

29-Jun

GUNYON, JOSEPH HARRIS  (R/80542) RCAF - age 27

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington IC, Z1170 'O' of No 70 Sqn, which crashed on take off from landing ground 05 for an attack on MT in the Sidi Barrani area.  He is buried in Ismailia War Memorial Cemetery.

29-Jun

GRENFELL, RICHARD JOHN  (404026) RNZAF - age 22

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, Z1616 AA-D of No 75 Sqn, which crashed and burst into flames near Methwold on a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Feltwell (St Nicholas) Churchyard.

29-Jun

MITCHELL, NORMAN  (404084) RNZAF - age 25

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, Z1616 AA-D of No 75 Sqn, which crashed and burst into flames near Methwold on a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Feltwell (St Nicholas) Churchyard.

29-Jun

ARCHER, GEORGE WALTER MATTHEW  (1355706) RAFVR - age Unknown

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, Z1616 AA-D of No 75 Sqn, which crashed and burst into flames near Methwold on a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Feltwell (St Nicholas) Churchyard.

29-Jun

BERTRAM, ROBERT  (128536) RAFVR - age 26

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, Z1616 AA-D of No 75 Sqn, which crashed and burst into flames near Methwold on a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Hull Crematorium.

29-Jun

QUIN, JOSEPH GUY  (1256373) RAFVR - age 25

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, Z1616 AA-D of No 75 Sqn, which crashed and burst into flames near Methwold on a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Laleham (All Saints) Churchyard.

29-Jun

TACKLEY, SIDNEY  (1254902) RAFVR - age 22

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, W7665 MP-N of No 76 Sqn, which died from injuries sustained when the aircraft crashed at Middle St George whilst making a three landing during a training flight.  He is buried in Hatfield Road Cemetery, St Albans.

29-Jun

LOWNEY, JOSEPH DENIS  (1169708) RAFVR - age 25

Sgt

He was probably killed whilst flying in Spitfire VB, AD570 of No 93 Sqn, which came down in the sea off the Isle of Man.  He is buried in Douglas Cemetery (Isle of Man).

29-Jun

BARNES, WILLIAM GEORGE  (67693) RAFVR - age 29

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling I, N6082 OJ-Q of No 149 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Wonseradeel (Makkum) Protestant Churchyard.

29-Jun

ALEXANDER, GEORGE WILLIAM  (75471) RAFVR - age 38

Sqn Ldr

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling I, N6082 OJ-Q of No 149 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Wonseradeel (Makkum) Protestant Churchyard.

29-Jun

DELLOW, CYRIL WILLIAM  (120328) RAFVR - age 22

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling I, N6082 OJ-Q of No 149 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Wonseradeel (Makkum) Protestant Churchyard.

29-Jun

WILTSHIRE, LESLIE  (562956) RAF - age 31

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling I, N6082 OJ-Q of No 149 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Wonseradeel (Makkum) Protestant Churchyard.

29-Jun

SHEARER, LESLIE  (1061378) RAFVR - age 21

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling I, N6082 OJ-Q of No 149 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Wonseradeel (Makkum) Protestant Churchyard.

29-Jun

HICKLEY, PHILIP FRANK  (1166737) RAFVR - age Unknown

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling I, N6082 OJ-Q of No 149 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Wonseradeel (Makkum) Protestant Churchyard.

29-Jun

GALLAGHER, RICHARD THOMAS PATRICK  (1190214) RAFVR - age 28

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling I, N6082 OJ-Q of No 149 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Wonseradeel (Makkum) Protestant Churchyard.

29-Jun

THOMPSON, BENJAMIN  (1096378) RAFVR - age 19

Sgt

He was serving with No 160 Sqn at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained.  He is buried in Fayid War Cemetery.

29-Jun

ANDERSON, NEWTON  (87008) RAFVR - age 32

Sqn Ldr

He was killed whilst flying in Spitfire VB, AR369 of No 222 Sqn, which was shot down by fighters during Circus 195 to Hazebrouck marshalling yards.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

29-Jun

CURLING, DENIS JAMES  (1385791) RAFVR - age 21

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Spitfire VB, BL768 of No 222 Sqn, which was shot down by fighters during Circus 195 to Hazebrouck marshalling yards.  He is buried in Dunkirk Town Cemetery.

29-Jun

AAS, A A B ()  - age

Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Spitfire VB, ? of No 332 Sqn, which was shot down by fighters during Circus 195 to Hazebrouck marshalling yards.   .

29-Jun

BUNYAR, HERBERT  (117467) RAFVR - age 20

Plt Off

He was probably killed whilst flying in Spitfire VB, BL448 of No 504 Sqn, which came down in the sea off St John's Point in County Down.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

29-Jun

JOHNSON, ERIC ROY  (349066) RAF - age 40

Flt Sgt

He was serving with No 990 Sqn at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained.  He is buried in Trincomalee War Cemetery.

29-Jun

ARGENT, TREVOR JOHN  (1177764) RAFVR - age 38

AC1

He was serving with No 993 Sqn at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained.  He is buried in Halesowen Cemetery.

29-Jun

HENDRY, KEITH ALEXANDER  (404361) RNZAF - age 25

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington IC, X3173 of No 11 OTU, which crashed near Steeple Morden when a propeller and reduction gear was lost during a night circuit practice.  He is buried in Bassingbourn cum Kneesworth Cemetery.

29-Jun

ARMORY, SYDNEY  (405217) RNZAF - age 26

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington IC, X3173 of No 11 OTU, which crashed near Steeple Morden when a propeller and reduction gear was lost during a night circuit practice.  He is buried in Bassingbourn cum Kneesworth Cemetery.

29-Jun

ELLIOTT, JOHN  (1271235) RAFVR - age Unknown

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington IC, X3173 of No 11 OTU, which crashed near Steeple Morden when a propeller and reduction gear was lost during a night circuit practice.  He is buried in Edmonton Cemetery, Middlesex.

29-Jun

KROME, THEODORE ANTON  (403428) RAAF - age 29

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Hampden I, AD848 GL-G of No 14 OTU, which dived into the ground near Thorne during a night cross country flight.  He is buried in Hatfield (Woodhouse) Cemetery.

29-Jun

ROBSON, WALLACE ALAN  (411052) RAAF - age 19

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Hampden I, AD848 GL-G of No 14 OTU, which dived into the ground near Thorne during a night cross country flight.  He is buried in Hatfield (Woodhouse) Cemetery.

29-Jun

O'KEEFE, RALPH  (798640) RAFVR - age 21

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Hampden I, AD848 GL-G of No 14 OTU, which dived into the ground near Thorne during a night cross country flight.  He is buried in Hatfield (Woodhouse) Cemetery.

29-Jun

WOOD, FREDERICK FRANCIS ANDREW  (J/8619) RCAF - age 26

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Hampden I, AD848 GL-G of No 14 OTU, which dived into the ground near Thorne during a night cross country flight.  He is buried in Hatfield (Woodhouse) Cemetery.

29-Jun

BALAAM, EDGAR DONALD  (1423820) RAFVR - age 20

AC2

He was serving at No 14 Recruit Centre and died from injuries sustained in an air raid on Weston-super-Mare.  He is buried in Wootton (St Lawrence) Churchyard.

29-Jun

BROOKS, ANGUS VIVIAN  (1490836) RAFVR - age 37

AC2

He was serving at No 14 Recruit Centre and was killed in an air raid on Weston-super-Mare.  He is buried in Farnworth Cemetery.

29-Jun

NEILD, EDWARD WILLIAM  (1489910) RAFVR - age 34

AC2

He was serving at No 14 Recruit Centre and was killed in an air raid on Weston-super-Mare.  He is buried in Leeds (Lawns Wood) Cemetery.

29-Jun

ANNING, KENNETH EDWARD  (1511890) RAFVR - age 20

AC2

He was serving at No 14 Recruit Centre and was killed in an air raid on Weston-super-Mare.  He is buried in Leeds (Lawns Wood) Cemetery.

29-Jun

TEGG, LESLIE WILLIAM HENRY  (1654464) RAFVR - age 27

AC2

He was serving at No 14 Recruit Centre and was killed in an air raid on Weston-super-Mare.  He is buried in Leicester (Saffron Hill) Cemetery.

29-Jun

HINKS, HERBERT GEORGE  (1650931) RAFVR - age 35

AC2

He was serving at No 14 Recruit Centre and was killed in an air raid on Weston-super-Mare.  He is buried in Milborne Port Cemetery.

29-Jun

FISHER, RAYMOND ARTHUR  (1418290) RAFVR - age 39

AC2

He was serving at No 14 Recruit Centre and was killed in an air raid on Weston-super-Mare.  He is buried in Streatham Park Cemetery.

29-Jun

MONTI, ERIC RALPH  (1655593) RAFVR - age 36

AC2

He was serving at No 14 Recruit Centre and was killed in an air raid on Weston-super-Mare.  He is buried in Streatham Park Cemetery.

29-Jun

KING, RAYMOND  (1705006) RAFVR - age 19

AC2

He was serving at No 14 Recruit Centre and was killed in an air raid on Weston-super-Mare.  He is buried in Cardiff (Llanishen) Cemetery.

29-Jun

JONES, HAROLD  (965121) RAFVR - age 22

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington IC, R1036 of No 22 OTU, which crashed into trees after overshooting at Stratford-upon-Avon.  He is buried in Bebington (St Andrew) Churchyard.

29-Jun

ARCHER, CHARLES DOUGLAS HAIG  (J/9586) RCAF - age 23

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington IC, R1036 of No 22 OTU, which crashed into trees after overshooting at Stratford-upon-Avon.  He is buried in Stratford-on-Avon Cemetery.

29-Jun

FEDIGAN, JAMES GERALD JOSEPH  (R/67976) RCAF - age 27

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington IC, R1036 of No 22 OTU, which crashed into trees after overshooting at Stratford-upon-Avon.  He is buried in Stratford-on-Avon Cemetery.

29-Jun

FEDIRCHYK, MICHAEL WILLIAM  (R/86326) RCAF - age 22

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington IC, R1036 of No 22 OTU, which crashed into trees after overshooting at Stratford-upon-Avon.  He is buried in Stratford-on-Avon Cemetery.

29-Jun

GREEN, ERNEST FRANCIS  (629499) RAF - age 41

LAC

He was serving at No 30 MU and was killed in an air raid on Weston-super-Mare.  He is buried in Weston-Super-Mare Cemetery.

29-Jun

ABBOTTS, ALBERT HENRY  (1178853) RAFVR - age 20

LAC

He was serving with No 32 OTU and was accidentally drowned.  He is buried in Victoria (Royal Oak) Burial Park.

29-Jun

HISLOP, MAURICE  (1319809) RAFVR - age 20

LAC

He was killed whilst flying in PT17, 41-25742 from Americus, which crashed near Ellaville during a aerobatics training sortie.  He is buried in Montgomery (Oakwood) Cemetery Annexe

29-Jun

MORGAN, JOSEPH EVAN  (R/113280) RCAF - age 28

LAC

His unit and the circumstances of his death have yet to be ascertained.  He is buried in Thurlby (St Germain) Churchyard.

29-Jun

SEDDON, RONALD SIDNEY  (1392725) RAFVR - age Unknown

LAC

He was serving in the UK at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained.  His death was registered in Chippenham 3 Qtr.  He is buried in Abney Park Cemetery.

29-Jun

BAKER, JOAN DORIS  (2053493) WAAF - age 19

ACW1

She was serving in the UK at the time of her death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained.  Her death was registered in Scarborough.  She is buried in Grimsby (Scartho Road) Cemetery.

29-Jun

TAYLOR, ARTHUR  (1042357) RAFVR - age 20

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Oxford II, N6428 of No 15 (P) AFU, which crashed at Acaster Malbis.  He is buried in Huddersfield (Lockwood) Cemetery.

29-Jun

HAGGERTY, JOHN LANGSTON  (121296) RAFVR - age 22

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Oxford II, N6428 of No 15 (P) AFU, which crashed at Acaster Malbis.  He is buried in Leconfield (St Catherine) Churchyard.

29-Jun

HARVEY, RONALD  (530311) RAF - age 27

Cpl

He was serving at RAF Balderton and was killed when he fell whilst trying to climb onto a moving lorry on London Road, Newark, he fell was run over by the trailer being towed by the lorry and died instantly.  He is buried in Newark-upon-Trent Cemetery.

29-Jun

SIMPSON, JOHN RICHARD  (25773) RAF - age 47

AC2

He was serving in the UK at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained.  His death was registered in Rotherham.  He is buried in Rotherham (Masbrough) Cemetery.

30-Jun

YOUNG, GERALD PATRICK DOBSON  (116424) RAFVR - age 22

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Mustang I, AG551 of No 2 Sqn, which flew into high ground on Steart Flat ranges in Somerset.  He is buried in Hove New Cemetery.

30-Jun

HAMLYN, ALBERT JOSEPH  (1153377) RAFVR - age 20

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling I, N3076 MG-S of No 7 Sqn, which came down in the sea off Borkum during a raid on Bremen.  He is buried in Oldebroek General Cemetery.

30-Jun

WATSON, HUGH ARTHUR THOMAS  (404543) RNZAF - age 32

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling I, N3076 MG-S of No 7 Sqn, which came down in the sea off Borkum during a raid on Bremen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

30-Jun

KELLY, ROLAND HUGH  (570332) RAF - age 20

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling I, N3076 MG-S of No 7 Sqn, which came down in the sea off Borkum during a raid on Bremen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

30-Jun

MORISON, SYDNEY ARTHUR  (1310465) RAFVR - age 22

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling I, N3076 MG-S of No 7 Sqn, which came down in the sea off Borkum during a raid on Bremen.  He is buried in Sage War Cemetery.

30-Jun

RICHARDS, BRIAN ALFRED CARTER  (66545) RAFVR - age 20

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling I, N3076 MG-S of No 7 Sqn, which came down in the sea off Borkum during a raid on Bremen.  He is buried in Uithuizermeeden General Cemetery.

30-Jun

GIBBONS, HENRY  (628906) RAF - age Unknown

Cpl

He was killed whilst flying in Blenheim IV, Z7485 of No 14 Sqn, which was killed when the aircraft he was working on was hit by a landing Kittyhawk.  He is buried in El Alamein War Cemetery.

30-Jun

ALLAN, GORDON WILLIAM  (104456) RAFVR - age 21

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington IC, DV675 of No 37 Sqn, which abandoned the aircraft on return from a raid on LG17 after the propeller flew off and he was drown when he landed in the Nile.  He is buried in Ismailia War Memorial Cemetery.

30-Jun

WATKINS, HARRY LYNDHURST  (1283915) RAFVR - age 22

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington IC, DV675 of No 37 Sqn, which abandoned the aircraft on return from a raid on LG17 after the propeller flew off and he was drown when he landed in the Nile.  He is buried in Ismailia War Memorial Cemetery.

30-Jun

BUSTIN, JOHN WILLIAM ARTHUR  (J/6968) RCAF - age 31

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, ? of No 57 Sqn, which was killed when the aircraft was attacked by a night fighter.  He is buried in Feltwell (St Nicholas) Churchyard.

30-Jun

PHIPPEN, WILLIAM JOHN  (913952) RAFVR - age 25

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, Z1618 of No 57 Sqn, which ditched off the Dutch coast on a raid to Bremen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

30-Jun

HERBERT, PHILIP RICHARD  (959970) RAFVR - age 20

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, Z1618 of No 57 Sqn, which ditched off the Dutch coast on a raid to Bremen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

30-Jun

HOLLOWELL, WILLIAM ERNEST  (1151744) RAFVR - age Unknown

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, Z1618 of No 57 Sqn, which ditched off the Dutch coast on a raid to Bremen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

30-Jun

MONK, WALTER JACK  (411432) RNZAF - age Unknown

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, X3539 of No 75 Sqn, which was shot down into the sea by a night fighter off the Dutch coast during a raid on Bremen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

30-Jun

McGREGOR, MURDOCH GORDON  (11079) RNZAF - age 23

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, X3539 of No 75 Sqn, which was shot down into the sea by a night fighter off the Dutch coast during a raid on Bremen.  He is buried in Westdongeradeel (Holwerd) Protestant Churchyard.

30-Jun

RANDLE, DOUGLAS HAIG  (405454) RNZAF - age 24

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, X3539 of No 75 Sqn, which was shot down into the sea by a night fighter off the Dutch coast during a raid on Bremen.  He is buried in Westdongeradeel (Holwerd) Protestant Churchyard.

30-Jun

HEGAN, JOHN GORDON GEORGE  (411075) RNZAF - age 23

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, X3539 of No 75 Sqn, which was shot down into the sea by a night fighter off the Dutch coast during a raid on Bremen.  He is buried in Westdongeradeel (Holwerd) Protestant Churchyard.

30-Jun

MONCRIEF, ERNEST FRANCIS SYDNEY  (411087) RNZAF - age 25

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, X3539 of No 75 Sqn, which was shot down into the sea by a night fighter off the Dutch coast during a raid on Bremen.  He is buried in Westdongeradeel (Holwerd) Protestant Churchyard.

30-Jun

SUMMERFIELD, EDWIN CLIFFORD  (1168050) RAFVR - age 22

Sgt

He was probably killed whilst flying in Halifax II, W1062 of No 78 Sqn, which crashed on landing at Docking.  He is buried in Portsmouth (Milton) Cemetery.

30-Jun

LINWOOD, WILLIAM  (R/62095) RCAF - age 20

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, BJ796 KO-H of No 115 Sqn, which ditched off Lowestoft due to engine failure on a raid to Bremen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

30-Jun

SCARLETT, WILFRED CHARLES  (567762) RAF - age Unknown

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling I, BF310 OJ-H of No 149 Sqn, which was shot down into the Ijsselmeer by a night fighter  on a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Amsterdam New Eastern Cemetery.

30-Jun

SQUIRES, FRANK  (1108725) RAFVR - age Unknown

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling I, BF310 OJ-H of No 149 Sqn, which was shot down into the Ijsselmeer by a night fighter  on a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Amsterdam New Eastern Cemetery.

30-Jun

LLOYD, LAWRENCE STEPHEN  (1184530) RAFVR - age 29

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling I, BF310 OJ-H of No 149 Sqn, which was shot down into the Ijsselmeer by a night fighter  on a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Amsterdam New Eastern Cemetery.

30-Jun

BARR, RICHARD EUGENE  (1203767) RAFVR - age 29

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling I, BF310 OJ-H of No 149 Sqn, which was shot down into the Ijsselmeer by a night fighter  on a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Amsterdam New Eastern Cemetery.

30-Jun

THOMAS, WILLIAM EARL  (1319646) RAFVR - age 20

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling I, BF310 OJ-H of No 149 Sqn, which was shot down into the Ijsselmeer by a night fighter  on a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Amsterdam New Eastern Cemetery.

30-Jun

SIMMONS, CECIL WILLIAM  (J/15474) RCAF - age 21

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling I, BF310 OJ-H of No 149 Sqn, which was shot down into the Ijsselmeer by a night fighter  on a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Amsterdam New Eastern Cemetery.

30-Jun

WHITE, KENNETH  (J/5085) RCAF - age 21

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling I, BF310 OJ-H of No 149 Sqn, which was shot down into the Ijsselmeer by a night fighter  on a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Amsterdam New Eastern Cemetery.

30-Jun

FRITH, ROBERT HAMILTON  (404821) RAAF - age 29

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Blenheim IV, Z7879 of No 203 Sqn, which spun into the ground on take-off from Abu Suier following an engine failure.  He is buried in Ismailia War Memorial Cemetery.

30-Jun

HULME, LEWIS RAYMOND  (921753) RAFVR - age 22

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Blenheim IV, Z7879 of No 203 Sqn, which spun into the ground on take-off from Abu Suier following an engine failure.  He is buried in Ismailia War Memorial Cemetery.

30-Jun

GORDON, ALEXANDER BENTHAM  (745651) RAFVR - age 24

WO

He was serving with No 206 Sqn at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained.  He is buried in Nairobi (Forest Road) Cemetery.

30-Jun

LYALL, JOHN COLTHART  (526794) RAF - age 26

Sgt

He was serving with No 240 Sqn at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained.  He is buried in Madras War Cemetery, Chennai.

30-Jun

LLOYD, NOEL JOHN  (47476) RAF - age 22

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Tiger Moth II, DE158 of No 296 Sqn, which spun into the ground near Sturminster Newton in Dorset.  He is buried in Hitchin Cemetery.

30-Jun

BELL, JAMES WILLIAM  (64880) RCAF - age 28

WO

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, W1113 LQ-G of No 405 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland during a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Weststellingwerf (Noordwolde) Protestant Churchyard.

30-Jun

SIMPSON, ALEXANDER  (571779) RAF - age 21

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, W1113 LQ-G of No 405 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland during a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Weststellingwerf (Noordwolde) Protestant Churchyard.

30-Jun

ADAMS, REGINALD THOMAS  (759300) RAFVR - age 21

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, W1113 LQ-G of No 405 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland during a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Weststellingwerf (Noordwolde) Protestant Churchyard.

30-Jun

BEARE, WALTER PERCY  (R/1284966) RAFVR - age Unknown

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, W1113 LQ-G of No 405 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland during a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Weststellingwerf (Noordwolde) Protestant Churchyard.

30-Jun

ONESON, PAUL PATRICK AUGUSTUS  (R/56246) RCAF - age 26

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, W1113 LQ-G of No 405 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland during a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Weststellingwerf (Noordwolde) Protestant Churchyard.

30-Jun

HARRELL, WILLIAM JESSUP  (R/83419) RCAF - age 21

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, W1113 LQ-G of No 405 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland during a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Weststellingwerf (Noordwolde) Protestant Churchyard.

30-Jun

DICKINSON, WINSTON JAMES  (R/84563) RCAF - age 25

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, W1113 LQ-G of No 405 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland during a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Weststellingwerf (Noordwolde) Protestant Churchyard.

30-Jun

ECHIN, HENRY ADOLPHUS Served as CHINN (402223) RAAF - age 22

Plt Off

He was serving with No 405 Sqn at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained.  He is buried in Weststellingwerf (Noordwolde) Protestant Churchyard.

30-Jun

PHILP, CHARLES PEARN  (972384) RAFVR - age 23

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, W7714 LQ-K of No 405 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland during a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Rauwerderheim (Deersum) Protestant Churchyard.

30-Jun

GUNN, THOMAS GOWER  (912780) RAFVR - age 29

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, W7714 LQ-K of No 405 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland during a raid to Bremen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

30-Jun

WHITE, GEORGE ARTHUR  (1063335) RAFVR - age 40

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, W7714 LQ-K of No 405 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland during a raid to Bremen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

30-Jun

WALSH, CECIL STEPHEN  (R/54847) RCAF - age 21

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, W7714 LQ-K of No 405 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland during a raid to Bremen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

30-Jun

SIDNEY, LAWRENCE  (R/58531) RCAF - age 23

WO II

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, W7714 LQ-K of No 405 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland during a raid to Bremen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

30-Jun

GORIEU, RAYMOND ALBERT AIME  (R/62217) RCAF - age 26

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, W7714 LQ-K of No 405 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland during a raid to Bremen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

30-Jun

BRENNAN, EDMUND KEITH  (R/74994) RCAF - age 26

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, W7714 LQ-K of No 405 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland during a raid to Bremen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

30-Jun

LIVERSIDGE, HAROLD  (72261) RAFVR - age 24

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, W7715 LQ-H of No 405 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter into the Ijsselmeer during a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery.

30-Jun

BRADBROOK, LAWRENCE HAROLD  (568805) RAF - age 22

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, W7715 LQ-H of No 405 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter into the Ijsselmeer during a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery.

30-Jun

FOOT, JOHN EDWARD THOMAS  (1335996) RAFVR - age 19

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, W7715 LQ-H of No 405 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter into the Ijsselmeer during a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery.

30-Jun

ALCAZAR, WILLIAM ETHERINGTON  (R/56251) RCAF - age 21

WO II

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, W7715 LQ-H of No 405 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter into the Ijsselmeer during a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery.

30-Jun

McFEE, ALLAN GARFIELD  (R/91235) RCAF - age 20

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, W7715 LQ-H of No 405 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter into the Ijsselmeer during a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery.

30-Jun

DEARLOVE, LEWIS NELSON  (R/93140) RCAF - age 20

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, W7715 LQ-H of No 405 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter into the Ijsselmeer during a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery.

30-Jun

KILLORAN, KENNETH CONWAY  (109938) RAFVR - age 29

Plt Off

He was serving with No 459 Sqn at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained.  He is commemorated on the Alamein Memorial.

30-Jun

COWAN-HUNT, JAMES GEORGE  (402318) RAAF - age 25

Fg Off

He was serving with No 459 Sqn at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained.  He is commemorated on the Alamein Memorial.

30-Jun

JACKSON, HAROLD ANGUS  (403190) RAAF - age 21

Flt Sgt

He was serving with No 459 Sqn at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained.  He is commemorated on the Alamein Memorial.

30-Jun

BALDWIN, JACK ST. LEDGER  (404879) RAAF - age 28

Flt Sgt

He was serving with No 459 Sqn at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained.  He is commemorated on the Alamein Memorial.

30-Jun

NEEDHAM, JOHN RICHARD  (1498840) RAFVR - age Unknown

AC1

He was killed whilst flying in Hotspur II, BT618 of No 102 GOTU, which crashed after being struck by the tow rope from another towing detail.  He is buried in Rochdale Cemetery.

30-Jun

PIERSON, ROBERT THOMAS  (1213919) RAFVR - age 21

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Hampden I, AD802 GL-V1 of No 14 OTU, which spun into the ground near Shelford during a night navigation exercise.  He is buried in Carlton (St Mary) Roman Catholic Churchyard.

30-Jun

STEPHENS, ARTHUR HUGH  (403098) RAAF - age 31

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Hampden I, AD802 GL-V1 of No 14 OTU, which spun into the ground near Shelford during a night navigation exercise.  He is buried in Shelford (SS Peter and Paul) Churchyard Extension.

30-Jun

HUNT, EDMUND FREEMAN  (403743) RAAF - age 20

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Hampden I, AD802 GL-V1 of No 14 OTU, which spun into the ground near Shelford during a night navigation exercise.  He is buried in Shelford (SS Peter and Paul) Churchyard Extension.

30-Jun

ALLISON, JOHN LEONARD  (404370) RAAF - age 29

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Hampden I, AD802 GL-V1 of No 14 OTU, which spun into the ground near Shelford during a night navigation exercise.  He is buried in Shelford (SS Peter and Paul) Churchyard Extension.

30-Jun

PASSMORE, JOHN BRIAN STACEY  (1202043) RAFVR - age 22

Sgt

He was serving with No 1404? Flt at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained.  He is buried in Malta (Capuccini) Naval Cemetery.

30-Jun

RIGBY, FRANK JOHNSTON  (1062352) RAFVR - age 27

Sgt

He was serving with No 2 METS at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained.  He is buried in Fayid War Cemetery.

30-Jun

DICK, JAMES STEWART  (1061043) RAFVR - age 35

AC1

He was serving with No 71 OTU at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained.  He is buried in Alexandria (Hadra) War Memorial Cemetery.

30-Jun

VLASTO, WILLIAM THEODORE  (115917) RAFVR - age 22

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Spitfire I, X4715 of No 8 OTU, which crashed into the sea off the Banffshire coast whilst on a navex.  He is buried in Lossiemouth Burial Ground.

30-Jun

MEEKIN, WILLIAM  (1505510) RAFVR - age 20

LAC

He was serving at Arcadia, and died in Jackson Memorial Hospital, Miami from spinal meningitis.  He is buried in Arcadia (Oak Ridge) Cemetery.

30-Jun

OBRZUT Franciszek (P.781224) PAF - age 35

LAC

He was serving with the Osroda Zapasowego Lotnictwa at the time of his death, which occurred in Edinburgh Hospital.  He is buried in Edinburgh (Corstorphine Hill) Cemetery.

30-Jun

MENDHAM, WILFRED ALBERT  (1352671) RAFVR - age 20

Cpl

He was serving at Shandur at the time of his death, but the circumstances of his death have yet to be ascertained.  He is buried in Fayid War Cemetery.

30-Jun

STRAW, HAROLD  (1518954) RAFVR - age 39

AC2

He was serving in the UK at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained.  His death was registered in Don Valley 3 Qtr.  He is buried in Adwick-le-Street Cemetery.

30-Jun

DODDS, JOSEPH  (1028206) RAFVR - age 23

LAC

He was serving in the UK at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained.  His death was registered in Bishop Stortford.  He is buried in Carluke (Wilton) Cemetery.

30-Jun

ARUNDALE, ALBERT  (1090401) RAFVR - age 21

AC1

He was serving in the UK at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained.  His death was registered in Howden 3 Qtr.  He is buried in Leeds (Hunslet New) Cemetery.

30-Jun

POTTS, KENNETH  (1438265) RAFVR - age 19

Sgt

He was serving in the UK at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained.  His death was registered in Ampthill.  He is buried in Macclesfield Cemetery.

30-Jun

KENWORTHY, GEORGE  (535539) RAF - age 28

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Hotspur II, BT618 of No 102 GOTU, which crashed after being struck by the tow rope from another towing detail.  He is buried in Shipley (Nab Wood) Cemetery.

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