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Casualties - 30 March 1943


30-Mar

Sgt

MORTON, FRANK  (1214528)  RAFVR; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, W4858 PH-A of No 12 Sqn, which was abandoned over Holland after being hit by flak near the target  during a raid on Berlin.  He is buried in Rotterdam (Crooswijk) General Cemetery

30-Mar

Sgt

WARREN, GEORGE CHARLES WILLIAM  (1580874)  RAFVR; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, W4858 PH-A of No 12 Sqn, which was abandoned over Holland after being hit by flak near the target  during a raid on Berlin.  He is buried in Rotterdam (Crooswijk) General Cemetery

30-Mar

WO II

MAYNE, JAMES ANDERSON  (R/86852)  RCAF; age: 22

He was killed whilst flying in Blenheim V, EH318 'F' of No 18 Sqn, which crashed shortly after taking off from Oulmene for an attack against MT at Sousse and Sfax.  He is buried in Medjez-el-Bab War Cemetery

30-Mar

Sgt

O'NEILL, LESLIE JOHN  (411095)  RNZAF; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Blenheim V, EH318 'F' of No 18 Sqn, which crashed shortly after taking off from Oulmene for an attack against MT at Sousse and Sfax.  He is buried in Medjez-el-Bab War Cemetery

30-Mar

Sgt

KIRK, SIDNEY  (1029512)  RAFVR; age: 22

He was killed whilst flying in Blenheim V, EH318 'F' of No 18 Sqn, which crashed shortly after taking off from Oulmene for an attack against MT at Sousse and Sfax.  He is buried in Medjez-el-Bab War Cemetery

30-Mar

Sgt

MARLIN, CECIL GEORGE LEWIN  (1395042)  RAFVR; age: 29

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, W4199 KM-H of No 44 Sqn, which came down at Strasburg during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

30-Mar

Sgt

EDMONDS, RONALD ALBERT  (656269)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, W4199 KM-H of No 44 Sqn, which came down at Strasburg during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

30-Mar

Sgt

JOHNSON, KENNETH JAMES  (414986)  RNZAF; age: 22

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, W4199 KM-H of No 44 Sqn, which came down at Strasburg during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

30-Mar

Plt Off

LENG, ILLTYD FRENCH  (143988)  RAFVR; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, W4199 KM-H of No 44 Sqn, which came down at Strasburg during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

30-Mar

Sgt

SHIPP, WILLIAM HENRY  (1197149)  RAFVR; age: 34

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, W4199 KM-H of No 44 Sqn, which came down at Strasburg during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

30-Mar

Sgt

SOMERVILLE, THOMAS CLARKSON  (1376410)  RAFVR; age: 26

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, W4199 KM-H of No 44 Sqn, which came down at Strasburg during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

30-Mar

Sgt

TWIDDY, ROBERT  (1333546)  RAFVR; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, W4199 KM-H of No 44 Sqn, which came down at Strasburg during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

30-Mar

Sgt

FAZAKERLEY, THOMAS  (614144)  RAF; age: 23

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ED435 EA-K of No 49 Sqn, which crashed after being hit by flak over Berlin and a night fighter over Holland.  He is buried in Raalte General Cemetery

30-Mar

WO II

McNUTT, FRANK ARTHUR  (R/84998)  RCAF; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ED435 EA-K of No 49 Sqn, which crashed after being hit by flak over Berlin and a night fighter over Holland.  He is buried in Raalte General Cemetery

30-Mar

Sgt

ROBERTSON, JAMES  (1374201)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ED435 EA-K of No 49 Sqn, which crashed after being hit by flak over Berlin and a night fighter over Holland.  He is buried in Raalte General Cemetery

30-Mar

Sgt

BROWN, REGINALD WILLIAM  (658431)  RAF; age: 22

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ED469 EA-A of No 49 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter near Neustadt during a rid on Berlin.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

30-Mar

Sgt

CARR, WALTER  (658715)  RAF; age: 29

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ED469 EA-A of No 49 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter near Neustadt during a rid on Berlin.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

30-Mar

Sgt

CROSS, JAMES ARTHUR  (1092054)  RAFVR; age: 33

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ED469 EA-A of No 49 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter near Neustadt during a rid on Berlin.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

30-Mar

Sgt

JEWELL, JOHN GILLIAN  (1334688)  RAFVR; age: 31

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ED469 EA-A of No 49 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter near Neustadt during a rid on Berlin.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

30-Mar

Fg Off

MABEE, GEORGE FLOYD  (J/12562)  RCAF; age: 26

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ED469 EA-A of No 49 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter near Neustadt during a rid on Berlin.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

30-Mar

Sgt

McLAREN, ALEXANDER STEWART  (970305)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ED469 EA-A of No 49 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter near Neustadt during a rid on Berlin.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

30-Mar

Fg Off

DOWLING, VICTOR JOHN  (127304)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, BE244 MH-Q of No 51 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Vorden General Cemetery

30-Mar

Fg Off

HARRIS, RAYMOND GEORGE  (124802)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, BE244 MH-Q of No 51 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Vorden General Cemetery

30-Mar

Flt Sgt

HEPTONSTALL, ALBERT  (528021)  RAF; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, BE244 MH-Q of No 51 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Vorden General Cemetery

30-Mar

Sgt

REED, DAVID MARLOW  (1293332)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, BE244 MH-Q of No 51 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Vorden General Cemetery

30-Mar

Sgt

TAYLOR, JOHN MITCHELL  (1374466)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, BE244 MH-Q of No 51 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Vorden General Cemetery

30-Mar

Flt Sgt

YOUNG, JACK PATON  (R/74870)  RCAF; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, BE244 MH-Q of No 51 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Vorden General Cemetery

30-Mar

Fg Off

SAGE, RICHARD PETER  (129962)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Baltimore IIIA, FA254 of No 55 Sqn, which was shot down near Sfax by flak.  He is commemorated on the Alamein Memorial

30-Mar

Sgt

WATSON, MICHAEL  (1379990)  RAFVR; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Baltimore IIIA, FA254 of No 55 Sqn, which was shot down near Sfax by flak.  He is commemorated on the Alamein Memorial

30-Mar

Sgt

BANDEEN, FRANK ALEXANDER  (1374522)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ED761 DX-Z of No 57 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Bergen-op-Zoom Canadian War Cemetery

30-Mar

Sgt

DEANE, ALICK GEORGE  (1197803)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ED761 DX-Z of No 57 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Bergen-op-Zoom Canadian War Cemetery

30-Mar

Plt Off

FISHER, ALFRED ERNEST  (143669)  RAFVR; age: 25

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ED761 DX-Z of No 57 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Bergen-op-Zoom Canadian War Cemetery

30-Mar

Sgt

RICHARDSON, HARRY  (1147351)  RAFVR; age: 22

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ED761 DX-Z of No 57 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Bergen-op-Zoom Canadian War Cemetery

30-Mar

Sgt

SIMMONS, DONALD JOHN  (1335631)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ED761 DX-Z of No 57 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Bergen-op-Zoom Canadian War Cemetery

30-Mar

Sgt

TAYLOR, ROY HERBERT GEORGE  (1187123)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ED761 DX-Z of No 57 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Bergen-op-Zoom Canadian War Cemetery

30-Mar

Sgt

WESTERDALE, JACK  (1112260)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ED761 DX-Z of No 57 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Bergen-op-Zoom Canadian War Cemetery

30-Mar

Plt Off

WRIGHT, ROBERT GRAHAM  (142491)  RAF; age: 19

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, DT563 MP-O of No 76 Sqn, which came down in the North Sea on a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Vlieland General Cemetery

30-Mar

Sgt

BOYD, ALBERT BARTRAM  (1376657)  RAFVR; age: 29

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, DT563 MP-O of No 76 Sqn, which came down in the North Sea on a raid to Berlin.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

30-Mar

Plt Off

CURSLEY, LESLIE JACK  (51291)  RAF; age: 23

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, DT563 MP-O of No 76 Sqn, which came down in the North Sea on a raid to Berlin.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

30-Mar

Sgt

EDWARDS, ELLIS DRURY  (1236492)  RAFVR; age: 35

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, DT563 MP-O of No 76 Sqn, which came down in the North Sea on a raid to Berlin.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

30-Mar

Flt Sgt

MACNEILL, RODNEY WARREN  (R/103992)  RCAF; age: 23

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, DT563 MP-O of No 76 Sqn, which came down in the North Sea on a raid to Berlin.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

30-Mar

Sgt

PLATT, FREDERICK JAMES  (969970)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, DT563 MP-O of No 76 Sqn, which came down in the North Sea on a raid to Berlin.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

30-Mar

WO II

TAYLOR, JAMES  (R/98145)  RCAF; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, DT563 MP-O of No 76 Sqn, which came down in the North Sea on a raid to Berlin.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

30-Mar

Sgt

HAVENHAND, LEONARD  (1459226)  RAFVR; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, DT744 MP-K of No 76 Sqn, which died from injuries sustained when the aircraft was shot down by a night fighter near Tellingstedt on a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Kiel War Cemetery

30-Mar

Sgt

BAYFIELD, SIDNEY ALBERT  (900952)  RAFVR; age: 24

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, DT744 MP-K of No 76 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter near Tellingstedt on a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Kiel War Cemetery

30-Mar

Flt Lt

BECK, HERBERT JOHN  (131167)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, DT744 MP-K of No 76 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter near Tellingstedt on a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Kiel War Cemetery

30-Mar

Sgt

MITTON, CLIFFORD HARRY  (549090)  RAF; age: 22

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, DT744 MP-K of No 76 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter near Tellingstedt on a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Kiel War Cemetery

30-Mar

Flt Sgt

ORR, JOHN RONALD  (991727)  RAFVR; age: 22

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, DT744 MP-K of No 76 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter near Tellingstedt on a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Kiel War Cemetery

30-Mar

Plt Off

PAXTON, ARCHIBALD HUGH GEORGE  (137522)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, DT744 MP-K of No 76 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter near Tellingstedt on a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Kiel War Cemetery

30-Mar

Flt Lt

WETHERLY, JACK HAROLD  (82716)  RAFVR; age: 28

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, DT744 MP-K of No 76 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter near Tellingstedt on a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Kiel War Cemetery

30-Mar

Sgt

WHITTLE, ARTHUR HENRY JAMES  (1315989)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, DT744 MP-K of No 76 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter near Tellingstedt on a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Kiel War Cemetery

30-Mar

Fg Off

ARMSTRONG, JOHN ROBERT  (74586)  RAFVR; age: 25

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, JB842 KN-E of No 77 Sqn, which crashed in the Danish Fehmarn Belt during a raid on Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

30-Mar

Flt Sgt

BROUGH, RONALD  (1179979)  RAFVR; age: Unknown

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, JB842 KN-E of No 77 Sqn, which crashed in the Danish Fehmarn Belt during a raid on Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

30-Mar

Fg Off

METCALF, ANTHONY  (125424)  RAFVR; age: 27

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, JB842 KN-E of No 77 Sqn, which crashed in the Danish Fehmarn Belt during a raid on Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

30-Mar

Flt Sgt

NEWMAN, CHARLES HUGH  (1201836)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, JB842 KN-E of No 77 Sqn, which crashed in the Danish Fehmarn Belt during a raid on Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

30-Mar

Sgt

DONALD, JAMES MIDDLETON  (996625)  RAFVR; age: 26

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, JB842 KN-E of No 77 Sqn, which crashed in the Danish Fehmarn Belt during a raid on Berlin.  He is buried in Svino Churchyard

30-Mar

Sgt

BOWEN, EDWIN STANLEY  (1336468)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, JB842 KN-E of No 77 Sqn, which crashed in the Danish Fehmarn Belt during a raid on Berlin.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

30-Mar

Flt Sgt

SMITH, ARCHIBALD FLEMINGTON  (982880)  RAFVR; age: 29

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, JB842 KN-E of No 77 Sqn, which crashed in the Danish Fehmarn Belt during a raid on Berlin.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

30-Mar

Fg Off

COLDWELL, WILLIAM FRANCIS  (127276)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, R5754 OL-X of No 83 Sqn, which was lost after aborting a mission to Berlin due to severe weather conditions.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

30-Mar

Sgt

HARPER, DOUGLAS HAYDEN  (1196615)  RAFVR; age: 32

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, R5754 OL-X of No 83 Sqn, which was lost after aborting a mission to Berlin due to severe weather conditions.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

30-Mar

Fg Off

JOHNSON, NOEL CHARLES  (80238)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, R5754 OL-X of No 83 Sqn, which was lost after aborting a mission to Berlin due to severe weather conditions.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

30-Mar

Flt Sgt

McCULLAGH, ROBERT DESMOND  (R/110280)  RCAF; age: 22

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, R5754 OL-X of No 83 Sqn, which was lost after aborting a mission to Berlin due to severe weather conditions.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

30-Mar

Sgt

McFARLANE, GORDON BARRIE  (1348644)  RAFVR; age: 22

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, R5754 OL-X of No 83 Sqn, which was lost after aborting a mission to Berlin due to severe weather conditions.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

30-Mar

Flt Sgt

PENNER, ALVIN HAROLD  (R/87263)  RCAF; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, R5754 OL-X of No 83 Sqn, which was lost after aborting a mission to Berlin due to severe weather conditions.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

30-Mar

Sgt

STILL, GEORGE THOMAS  (1016380)  RAFVR; age: 31

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, R5754 OL-X of No 83 Sqn, which was lost after aborting a mission to Berlin due to severe weather conditions.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

30-Mar

Sgt

WHITING, WILLIAM HENRY  (1601035)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, W4175 OF-U of No 97 Sqn, which which crashed into Coningsby village whilst in the circuit at Woodhall Spa on its return from a raid on Berlin.  He is buried in Branksome Park (All Saints) Churchyard, Poole

30-Mar

Fg Off

FRANCIS, GORDON CHARLES WARDLAW  (126038)  RAFVR; age: 33

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, W4175 OF-U of No 97 Sqn, which which crashed into Coningsby village whilst in the circuit at Woodhall Spa on its return from a raid on Berlin.  He is buried in Coningsby Cemetery

30-Mar

Fg Off

NORTON, PETER HILARY  (116782)  RAFVR; age: 28

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, W4175 OF-U of No 97 Sqn, which which crashed into Coningsby village whilst in the circuit at Woodhall Spa on its return from a raid on Berlin.  He is buried in Coningsby Cemetery

30-Mar

Sgt

PEEL, JAMES ALEXANDER  (1042200)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, W4175 OF-U of No 97 Sqn, which which crashed into Coningsby village whilst in the circuit at Woodhall Spa on its return from a raid on Berlin.  He is buried in Knockbreda Cemetery

30-Mar

Flt Sgt

BIRTWISTLE, FREDERICK RICHARD  (751476)  RAFVR; age: 23

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, W4175 OF-U of No 97 Sqn, which which crashed into Coningsby village whilst in the circuit at Woodhall Spa on its return from a raid on Berlin.  He is buried in Leicester (Gilroes) Cemetery

30-Mar

Flt Sgt

FRANK, RALPH  (R/84415)  RCAF; age: 25

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, W4175 OF-U of No 97 Sqn, which which crashed into Coningsby village whilst in the circuit at Woodhall Spa on its return from a raid on Berlin.  He is buried in Nottingham (WIlford Hill) Jewish Cemetery

30-Mar

Sgt

STANDRING, WILLIAM  (1035770)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, W4175 OF-U of No 97 Sqn, which which crashed into Coningsby village whilst in the circuit at Woodhall Spa on its return from a raid on Berlin.  He is buried in Sacriston (St Bede's) Roman Catholic Cemetery

30-Mar

Sgt

COOPER, FREDERICK WILLIAM  (1314826)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington II, W5425 of No 104 Sqn, which ditched off the Tunisia coast following an engine failure.  He is commemorated on the Alamein Memorial

30-Mar

Sgt

DEAR, CYRIL BARRY  (1320829)  RAFVR; age: 33

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington II, W5425 of No 104 Sqn, which ditched off the Tunisia coast following an engine failure.  He is commemorated on the Alamein Memorial

30-Mar

Sgt

JONES, ALBERT ERIC  (1238636)  RAFVR; age: 22

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington II, W5425 of No 104 Sqn, which ditched off the Tunisia coast following an engine failure.  He is commemorated on the Alamein Memorial

30-Mar

Sgt

BAKER, GEORGE WILLIAM FREDERICK  (570635)  RAF; age: 22

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ED596 ZN-H of No 106 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland during a raid on Berlin.  He is buried in Lichtenvoorde General Cemetery

30-Mar

Sgt

BROWN, DENNIS  (1549636)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ED596 ZN-H of No 106 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland during a raid on Berlin.  He is buried in Lichtenvoorde General Cemetery

30-Mar

Sqn Ldr

HAYWARD, ERIC LEWIS  (86633)  RAFVR; age: 25

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ED596 ZN-H of No 106 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland during a raid on Berlin.  He is buried in Lichtenvoorde General Cemetery

30-Mar

Plt Off

MANTLE, ERIC HARRY  (141279)  RAF; age: 26

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ED596 ZN-H of No 106 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland during a raid on Berlin.  He is buried in Lichtenvoorde General Cemetery

30-Mar

Plt Off

PRYOR, GEOFFREY VICTOR  (142021)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ED596 ZN-H of No 106 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland during a raid on Berlin.  He is buried in Lichtenvoorde General Cemetery

30-Mar

Plt Off

URQUHART, ALEXANDER  (141415)  RAF; age: 22

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ED596 ZN-H of No 106 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland during a raid on Berlin.  He is buried in Lichtenvoorde General Cemetery

30-Mar

Flt Lt

YOUNG, JOHN OSWALD  (61960)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ED596 ZN-H of No 106 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland during a raid on Berlin.  He is buried in Lichtenvoorde General Cemetery

30-Mar

WO II

BRADFORD, JOHN MCKINNON  (R/125961)  RCAF; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, DS625 KO-W of No 115 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Berlin.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

30-Mar

Flt Sgt

DRAY, DENNIS BERNARD  (1312186)  RAFVR; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, DS625 KO-W of No 115 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Berlin.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

30-Mar

Sgt

GODDEN, FRANK LESLIE  (1088307)  RAFVR; age: 22

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, DS625 KO-W of No 115 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Berlin.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

30-Mar

Sgt

MARSHALL, FRANK WILFRED  (413769)  RNZAF; age: 24

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, DS625 KO-W of No 115 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Berlin.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

30-Mar

Sgt

McKENNY, JOHN  (1166981)  RAFVR; age: 33

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, DS625 KO-W of No 115 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Berlin.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

30-Mar

Plt Off

ROSS, HERBERT JOHN  (J/16873)  RCAF; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, DS625 KO-W of No 115 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Berlin.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

30-Mar

Sgt

SHAW, STUART PATRICK  (1331022)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, DS625 KO-W of No 115 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Berlin.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

30-Mar

Sgt

CROSSON, ARTHUR JAMES  (1386952)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, BK708 OJ-P of No 149 Sqn, which crashed near the target area during a raid on Berlin.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

30-Mar

Plt Off

EDWARDS, THOMAS  (142008)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, BK708 OJ-P of No 149 Sqn, which crashed near the target area during a raid on Berlin.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

30-Mar

Plt Off

FULTON, IAN THOMSON STIRRAT  (138658)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, BK708 OJ-P of No 149 Sqn, which crashed near the target area during a raid on Berlin.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

30-Mar

Sgt

HOULGRAVE, JOHN WILLIAM  (1037662)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, BK708 OJ-P of No 149 Sqn, which crashed near the target area during a raid on Berlin.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

30-Mar

Sgt

HUNT, ERIC GEORGE  (1268390)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, BK708 OJ-P of No 149 Sqn, which crashed near the target area during a raid on Berlin.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

30-Mar

Sgt

SAUNDERS, RAYMOND PERCY THOMAS  (1601119)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, BK708 OJ-P of No 149 Sqn, which crashed near the target area during a raid on Berlin.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

30-Mar

Sgt

BROOKER, LESLIE VERNON CAREY  (1266376)  RAFVR; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Spitfire VB, ER624 of No 154 Sqn, which was shot down by Bf 109s during a sweep in the Sedjanane area.  He is buried in Tabarka Ras Rajel War Cemetery

30-Mar

Sgt

DAWSON, THOMAS  (1006135)  RAFVR; age: 28

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, HR757 NP-M of No 158 Sqn, which was shot down by flak near Hamburg during a raid on Berlin.  He is buried in Hamburg Cemetery

30-Mar

Flt Sgt

DILLON, JOHN HENRY  (R/82496)  RCAF; age: 27

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, HR757 NP-M of No 158 Sqn, which was shot down by flak near Hamburg during a raid on Berlin.  He is buried in Hamburg Cemetery

30-Mar

WO

HOLCOMBE, HARRY  (926963)  RAFVR; age: 25

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, HR757 NP-M of No 158 Sqn, which was shot down by flak near Hamburg during a raid on Berlin.  He is buried in Hamburg Cemetery

30-Mar

Sgt

MILNE, ERNEST  (995124)  RAFVR; age: 22

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, HR757 NP-M of No 158 Sqn, which was shot down by flak near Hamburg during a raid on Berlin.  He is buried in Hamburg Cemetery

30-Mar

Flt Sgt

STETTINER, HENRY FREDERICK ROGER  (1380632)  RAFVR; age: 33

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, HR757 NP-M of No 158 Sqn, which was shot down by flak near Hamburg during a raid on Berlin.  He is buried in Hamburg Cemetery

30-Mar

Flt Sgt

TRACEY, HAROLD VERNON  (R/84804)  RCAF; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, HR757 NP-M of No 158 Sqn, which was shot down by flak near Hamburg during a raid on Berlin.  He is buried in Hamburg Cemetery

30-Mar

Sgt

WILSON, ROBERT MCGREGOR  (1070425)  RAFVR; age: 28

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, HR757 NP-M of No 158 Sqn, which was shot down by flak near Hamburg during a raid on Berlin.  He is buried in Hamburg Cemetery

30-Mar

Flt Sgt

BAYLISS, JACK BERNARD  (412098)  RAAF; age: 27

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, X3965 AS-L of No 166 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Bochum.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

30-Mar

Sgt

COLLINS, OWEN EASTWOOD  (414961)  RNZAF; age: 23

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, X3965 AS-L of No 166 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Bochum.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

30-Mar

Flt Sgt

CURTIS, STANLEY NOEL  (401744)  RAAF; age: 24

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, X3965 AS-L of No 166 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Bochum.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

30-Mar

Sgt

HUBBARD, JOHN GORDON  (1377312)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, X3965 AS-L of No 166 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Bochum.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

30-Mar

Fg Off

YOUNG, LESLIE  (125603)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, X3965 AS-L of No 166 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Bochum.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

30-Mar

Fg Off

CULFF, EDWARD RICHARD  (125676)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HE385 of No 196 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Bochum.  He is buried in Laren (Barchem) General Cemetery

30-Mar

Sgt

DEW, THOMAS ALBERT  (658578)  RAF; age: 22

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HE385 of No 196 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Bochum.  He is buried in Laren (Barchem) General Cemetery

30-Mar

Fg Off

McALLISTER, LESLIE DUNCAN  (J/11183)  RCAF; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HE385 of No 196 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Bochum.  He is buried in Laren (Barchem) General Cemetery

30-Mar

Sgt

VEECK, ALBERT CHARLES AUGUST  (1378911)  RAFVR; age: 30

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HE385 of No 196 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Bochum.  He is buried in Laren (Barchem) General Cemetery

30-Mar

Sgt

WILMORE, HUBERT ROY  (1231055)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HE385 of No 196 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Bochum.  He is buried in Laren (Barchem) General Cemetery

30-Mar

WO II

ALLEN, HUGH GARFIELD  (R/78939)  RCAF; age: 30

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HE548 of No 196 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Bochum.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

30-Mar

Sgt

ANDREW, DENYS  (645577)  RAF; age: 22

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HE548 of No 196 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Bochum.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

30-Mar

Sgt

LUCAS, ARTHUR  (1135766)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HE548 of No 196 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Bochum.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

30-Mar

Fg Off

SMART, KENNETH FLAXMAN  (112534)  RAFVR; age: 34

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HE548 of No 196 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Bochum.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

30-Mar

Sgt

WILSON, ARTHUR WILLIAM ERNEST  (1196327)  RAFVR; age: Unknown

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HE548 of No 196 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Bochum.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

30-Mar

Sgt

BURT, HARRY LEISTER  (411789)  RNZAF; age: 25

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling I, BK663 of No 214 Sqn, which collided with Stirling EF362 over Hadleigh, Suffolk after returning early from a raid to Berlin due to severe icing.  He is buried in Haverhill Cemetery

30-Mar

Fg Off

COOPER, WILLIAM GEORGE  (115186)  RAF; age: 29

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling I, EF362 BU-N of No 214 Sqn, which collided with Stirling BK663 over Hadleigh, Suffolk after returning early from a raid to Berlin due to severe icing.  He is buried in Shirley (St James) Churchyard, Solihull

30-Mar

LAC

BAYLISS, BERTRAM LEONARD  (1149690)  RAFVR; age: 38

He was serving with No 248 Sqn at the time of his death, the cause of which has not yet been ascertained.  His death is registered in Kerrier.  He is buried in Morden Cemetery

30-Mar

Sgt

BIGGS, EDWIN ARTHUR  (1210605)  RAFVR; age: 33

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, DT679 EQ-Q of No 408 Sqn, which crashed near Leer during a raid on Berlin.  He is buried in Sage War Cemetery

30-Mar

Fg Off

CAVANAUGH, FRANK NAPOLEON SMITH  (J/13482)  RCAF; age: 29

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, DT679 EQ-Q of No 408 Sqn, which crashed near Leer during a raid on Berlin.  He is buried in Sage War Cemetery

30-Mar

Sgt

HARRIS, THOMAS WILLIAM  (1432430)  RAFVR; age: 32

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, DT679 EQ-Q of No 408 Sqn, which crashed near Leer during a raid on Berlin.  He is buried in Sage War Cemetery

30-Mar

Flt Sgt

HERRINGTON, GRANITE WILLIAM  (R/137373)  RCAF; age: 27

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, DT679 EQ-Q of No 408 Sqn, which crashed near Leer during a raid on Berlin.  He is buried in Sage War Cemetery

30-Mar

Sgt

HOLTHAM, RAYMOND HENRY  (578060)  RAF; age: 19

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, DT679 EQ-Q of No 408 Sqn, which crashed near Leer during a raid on Berlin.  He is buried in Sage War Cemetery

30-Mar

Flt Sgt

KOPACZ, WALTER ANTHONY  (R/137398)  RCAF; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, DT679 EQ-Q of No 408 Sqn, which crashed near Leer during a raid on Berlin.  He is buried in Sage War Cemetery

30-Mar

Fg Off

TANNER, HAROLD EDWARD  (J/13421)  RCAF; age: 22

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, DT679 EQ-Q of No 408 Sqn, which crashed near Leer during a raid on Berlin.  He is buried in Sage War Cemetery

30-Mar

Sgt

CHERRY, FREDERICK JOHN  (1332233)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, HR654 EQ-R of No 408 Sqn, which died from injuries sustained when the aircraft was shot down by a night fighter over Holland en-route to a raid on Berlin.  He is buried in Kiel War Cemetery

30-Mar

Flt Sgt

BARNES, JOHN FRANCIS  (R/150671)  RCAF; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, HR654 EQ-R of No 408 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland en-route to a raid on Berlin.  He is buried in Kiel War Cemetery

30-Mar

Sgt

DAVENPORT, HAROLD  (R/62274)  RCAF; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, HR654 EQ-R of No 408 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland en-route to a raid on Berlin.  He is buried in Kiel War Cemetery

30-Mar

Sgt

JENNINGS, GORDON  (1148932)  RAFVR; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, HR654 EQ-R of No 408 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland en-route to a raid on Berlin.  He is buried in Kiel War Cemetery

30-Mar

Sgt

LEWIS-STANIFORD, RONALD STANLEY VICTOR  (909501)  RAFVR; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, HR654 EQ-R of No 408 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland en-route to a raid on Berlin.  He is buried in Kiel War Cemetery

30-Mar

Flt Sgt

ROBERTS, NORMAN WILLIAM  (R/110955)  RCAF; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, HR654 EQ-R of No 408 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland en-route to a raid on Berlin.  He is buried in Kiel War Cemetery

30-Mar

Flt Sgt

BISSET, WILLIAM MCMANUS  (R/136065)  RCAF; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HE744 ZL-J of No 427 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Bochum.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

30-Mar

Sgt

BOYD, CHARLES ARTHUR  (R/126478)  RCAF; age: 26

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HE744 ZL-J of No 427 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Bochum.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

30-Mar

Sgt

DOVE, ARTHUR REGINALD  (1270967)  RAFVR; age: 23

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HE744 ZL-J of No 427 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Bochum.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

30-Mar

Flt Sgt

McFADDEN, DONALD FRANKLIN  (R/99534)  RCAF; age: 19

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HE744 ZL-J of No 427 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Bochum.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

30-Mar

Fg Off

SWEET, LAWRENCE THOMAS EDWIN  (J/14813)  RCAF; age: 23

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HE744 ZL-J of No 427 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Bochum.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

30-Mar

Sgt

BENJAMIN, KENNETH  (1331554)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HE175 NA-U of No 428 Sqn, which failed to return from a raid on Bochum.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

30-Mar

Sgt

DONALDSON, JOHN CLIFFORD  (411746)  RNZAF; age: 26

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HE175 NA-U of No 428 Sqn, which failed to return from a raid on Bochum.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

30-Mar

Sgt

FARR, NORMAN SIDNEY  (1237623)  RAFVR; age: 22

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HE175 NA-U of No 428 Sqn, which failed to return from a raid on Bochum.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

30-Mar

Flt Sgt

HAYWARD, LEONARD WILLIAM  (1270441)  RAFVR; age: 22

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HE175 NA-U of No 428 Sqn, which failed to return from a raid on Bochum.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

30-Mar

Sgt

MARTYN, JOHN BASIL  (415001)  RNZAF; age: 24

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HE175 NA-U of No 428 Sqn, which failed to return from a raid on Bochum.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

30-Mar

Sgt

APLIN, WILLIAM GILBERT JOHN  (1314645)  RAFVR; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, BJ920 of No 429 Sqn, which was on a raid to Bochum and crashed in the target area.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

30-Mar

Sgt

BURINI, KENNETH ALAN  (1379057)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, BJ920 of No 429 Sqn, which was on a raid to Bochum and crashed in the target area.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

30-Mar

Sgt

DOLBEAR, RONALD  (638615)  RAF; age: 23

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, BJ920 of No 429 Sqn, which was on a raid to Bochum and crashed in the target area.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

30-Mar

Sgt

JONES, WALTER EDWARD  (1192438)  RAFVR; age: 22

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, BJ920 of No 429 Sqn, which was on a raid to Bochum and crashed in the target area.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

30-Mar

Sgt

KERR, JOSEPH WILLIAM  (1378669)  RAFVR; age: 32

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, BJ920 of No 429 Sqn, which was on a raid to Bochum and crashed in the target area.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

30-Mar

WO II

BAIN, DAVID LACHLAN  (R/106671)  RCAF; age: 27

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, BK540 of No 429 Sqn, which failed to return from a raid on Bochum.  He is buried in Esbjerg (Fourfelt) Cemetery

30-Mar

Sgt

CARTY, HARRY DENNIS GORDON  (1334945)  RAFVR; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, BK540 of No 429 Sqn, which failed to return from a raid on Bochum.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

30-Mar

Flt Sgt

HART, ERIC KELVIN  (1115910)  RAFVR; age: 34

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, BK540 of No 429 Sqn, which failed to return from a raid on Bochum.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

30-Mar

Sgt

SCOTT, ROBERT ECCLES  (1126204)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, BK540 of No 429 Sqn, which failed to return from a raid on Bochum.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

30-Mar

Sgt

WHITELAND, WILLIAM FREDERICK  (1336444)  RAFVR; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, BK540 of No 429 Sqn, which failed to return from a raid on Bochum.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

30-Mar

Sgt

ASPDEN, ERNEST JOSEPH  (1236891)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HE182 SE-A of No 431 Sqn, which exploded in the air after being hit by flak near Stadtlohn during a raid on Bochum.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

30-Mar

Sgt

DAVIES, RODERICK  (1338839)  RAFVR; age: 22

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HE182 SE-A of No 431 Sqn, which exploded in the air after being hit by flak near Stadtlohn during a raid on Bochum.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

30-Mar

Sgt

KIMBER, JOHN HENRY  (1319181)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HE182 SE-A of No 431 Sqn, which exploded in the air after being hit by flak near Stadtlohn during a raid on Bochum.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

30-Mar

WO II

YELLIN, PHILIP FRANK  (R/77427)  RCAF; age: 23

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HE182 SE-A of No 431 Sqn, which exploded in the air after being hit by flak near Stadtlohn during a raid on Bochum.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

30-Mar

Sgt

CHAPMAN, WILLIAM PATRICK DELANEY  (1316314)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ED391 UV-E of No 460 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter on a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Lichtenvoorde General Cemetery

30-Mar

Flt Sgt

CHARLICK, DAVID HAROLD VICTOR  (416322)  RAAF; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ED391 UV-E of No 460 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter on a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Lichtenvoorde General Cemetery

30-Mar

Flt Sgt

COOPER, ERIC NEIL  (403502)  RAAF; age: 23

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ED391 UV-E of No 460 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter on a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Lichtenvoorde General Cemetery

30-Mar

Flt Sgt

HAMPTON, GORDON VIVIAN  (408578)  RAAF; age: 22

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ED391 UV-E of No 460 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter on a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Lichtenvoorde General Cemetery

30-Mar

Fg Off

McNEILL, THOMAS HECTOR  (405381)  RAAF; age: 25

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ED391 UV-E of No 460 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter on a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Lichtenvoorde General Cemetery

30-Mar

Sgt

PERRY, PERCY  (980250)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ED391 UV-E of No 460 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter on a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Lichtenvoorde General Cemetery

30-Mar

Sgt

CORDINGLEY, RONALD  (1008290)  RAFVR; age: 29

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, W4327 UV-S of No 460 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Hardenberg Protestant Cemetery

30-Mar

Flt Sgt

DUNN, PHILLIP WESLEY  (411010)  RAAF; age: 22

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, W4327 UV-S of No 460 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Hardenberg Protestant Cemetery

30-Mar

Flt Lt

GRENFELL, KENNETH HUGH  (403735)  RAAF; age: 28

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, W4327 UV-S of No 460 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Hardenberg Protestant Cemetery

30-Mar

Sgt

LEWIS, GEORGE EDWARD  (573570)  RAF; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, W4327 UV-S of No 460 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Hardenberg Protestant Cemetery

30-Mar

Fg Off

McCULLAGH, STEPHEN FALCON SCOTT  (403754)  RAAF; age: 29

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, W4327 UV-S of No 460 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Hardenberg Protestant Cemetery

30-Mar

Flt Sgt

POTTER, ROBERT LINCOLN  (406680)  RAAF; age: 31

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, W4327 UV-S of No 460 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Hardenberg Protestant Cemetery

30-Mar

Sgt

WEBB, SIDNEY GEORGE  (955673)  RAFVR; age: 26

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, W4327 UV-S of No 460 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Hardenberg Protestant Cemetery

30-Mar

Flt Lt

McMASTER, BRIAN JOHN DFC (84696)  RAFVR; age: 27

He was killed whilst flying in Spitfire IV, AB313 of No 542 Sqn, which killed when the aircraft crashed into the hut at the 542 Sqn dispersal at Benson.  He is buried in Ippollitts (St Ippolyt) New Churchyard

30-Mar

LAC

BEDFORD, THOMAS  (1384160)  RAFVR; age: 28

He was killed whilst flying in Spitfire IV, AB313 of No 542 Sqn, which killed when the aircraft crashed into the hut at the 542 Sqn dispersal at Benson.  He is buried in Leytonstone (St Patrick's) Roman Catholic Cemetery

30-Mar

Flt Lt

GREENUP, DOUGLAS RONALD  (46221)  RAF; age: 26

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, Z1747 of No 1483 Flt, which broke up in the air following the structural failure of the main spar during a cine gun exercise.  He is buried in Littleover (St Peter) Churchyard

30-Mar

Flt Sgt

HARVEY, BENJAMIN CAMPBELL  (R/132700)  RCAF; age: 22

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, Z1747 of No 1483 Flt, which broke up in the air following the structural failure of the main spar during a cine gun exercise.  He is buried in Marham Cemetery

30-Mar

Sgt

LANGDALE-HUNT, MAURICE RICHARD  (41136)  RNZAF; age: 33

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, Z1747 of No 1483 Flt, which broke up in the air following the structural failure of the main spar during a cine gun exercise.  He is buried in Marham Cemetery

30-Mar

Fg Off

NEAL, BRUCE  (411771)  RNZAF; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, Z1747 of No 1483 Flt, which broke up in the air following the structural failure of the main spar during a cine gun exercise.  He is buried in Marham Cemetery

30-Mar

Flt Sgt

NEWLAND, KENNETH MITCHELL  (403021)  RNZAF; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, Z1747 of No 1483 Flt, which broke up in the air following the structural failure of the main spar during a cine gun exercise.  He is buried in Marham Cemetery

30-Mar

Sgt

LAYCOCK, ARTHUR L.  (1549850)  RAFVR; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, Z1747 of No 1483 Flt, which broke up in the air following the structural failure of the main spar during a cine gun exercise.  He is buried in Queensbury and Shelf (Queensbury) Cemetery

30-Mar

Sgt

MACNEALL, JOSEPH  (1508454)  RAFVR; age: 33

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, Z1747 of No 1483 Flt, which broke up in the air following the structural failure of the main spar during a cine gun exercise.  He is buried in Stockport (Willow Grove) Cemetery

30-Mar

AC1

CHITTY, RONALD JAMES  (1389214)  RAFVR; age: 22

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, Z1747 of No 1483 Flt, which broke up in the air following the structural failure of the main spar during a cine gun exercise.  He is buried in Walthamstow (Queen's Road) Cemetery

30-Mar

Sgt

LOWEY, WALTER HARVEY  (1515134)  RAFVR; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, Z1747 of No 1483 Flt, which broke up in the air following the structural failure of the main spar during a cine gun exercise.  He was cremated at  Manchester Crematorium

30-Mar

Sgt

GALLIE, ROLLO WILLIAM WESLEY  (416477)  RNZAF; age: 24

He was killed whilst flying in Defiant TT I, DR919 of No 1622 Flt, which crashed and burst into flames whilst attempting a forced landing following an engine failure.  He is buried in Gosport (Ann's Hill) Cemetery

30-Mar

AC1

PARKIN, JOSEPH FRANCOMBE  (1083690)  RAFVR; age: 22

He was serving with No 40 WOU at the time of his death, the cause of which has not yet been ascertained.  He is buried in Maynamati War Cemetery

30-Mar

Flt Sgt

RYAN, GEORGE THEODORE  (41942)  RNZAF; age: 25

He was killed whilst flying in Tomahawk IIB, AN455 of No 73 OTU, which dived into the ground from 18,000ft during a training flight.  He is buried in Moascar War Cemetery

30-Mar

Flt Lt

SCOTLAND, WILLIAM HARRIS  (C/3789)  RCAF; age: 35

He was serving with HQ 211 Group and was killed by a mine which exploded at a crossroads near Gabes.  He is buried in Sfax War Cemetery

30-Mar

Pvt

HABIB HANNA  (3829)  IL; age: ?

He was serving with the Iraq Levies at the time of his death, the cause of which has not yet been ascertained.  He is buried in Habbaniya Memorial

30-Mar

Sqn Ldr

WHITEHEAD, ROY VALENTINE DFC (41086)  RAF; age: 30

He was killed whilst flying in Spitfire IV, AB313 of the RAE, which crashed into a hut at the 542 Sqn dispersal at Benson.  He is buried in Brookwood Military Cemetery

30-Mar

AC2

LITTLE, GEORGE NELSON  (1699082)  RAFVR; age: 40

He was serving in the UK and his body was washed ashore at Blackpool and an inquest decided on a verdict of suicide.  He is buried in adiham Cemetery

30-Mar

Sgt

BLACKBURN, HORACE  (1351870)  RAFVR; age: 22

He was serving in the UK at the time of his death but he may have died in the RAF Hospital at Halton as his death is registered in Aylesbury.  He is buried in Sheffield (Abbey Lane) Cemetery

30-Mar

AC2

FEARNLEY, ERNEST  (1647356)  RAFVR; age: 36/56

He was serving in the UK at the time of his death but he may have died in the RAF Hospital at Uxbridge as his death is registered in Uxbridge.  He is buried in Leeds (Hunslet New) Cemetery

30-Mar

WO

HUCKSTEP, HUBERT JOHN WILLIAM  (517324)  RAF; age: 30

He was serving in the UK at the time of his death, the cause of which has not yet been ascertained.  His death is registered in Bodmin.  He is buried in Shorncliffe Military Cemetery

30-Mar

AC2

STEWART, ROLAND STANLEY  (1568949)  RAFVR; age: 20

He was serving in the UK at the time of his death, the cause of which has not yet been ascertained.  His death is registered in Hereford.  He is buried in Tynemouth (Preston) Cemetery

30-Mar

AC2

MARSHALL, WILLIE  (1498366)  RAFVR; age: 22

He was serving in the UK at the time of his death, the cause of which has not yet been ascertained.  His death is registered in Rotherham.  He is buried in Thrybergh (St Leonard) New Churchyard

30-Mar

AC2

FRANKS, OSWALD  (1668333)  RAFVR; age: 20

He was serving in the UK at the time of his death, the cause of which has not yet been ascertained.  His death is registered in Trowbridge.  He is buried in Stoke-on-Trent (Hanley) Cemetery

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