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Casualties - 26 - 27 June 1943


26-Jun

Flt Sgt

SLATER, WILLIAM  (1575183)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ED831 WS-H of No 9 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter into the Ijsselmeer on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Amersfoort (Oud Leusden) General Cemetery

26-Jun

Sgt

BISHOP, EDWIN CHARLES  (1200299)  RAFVR; age: 30

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ED831 WS-H of No 9 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter into the Ijsselmeer on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Amsterdam New Eastern Cemetery

26-Jun

Sqn Ldr

HOBBS, ALAN MURRAY  (40230)  RNZAF; age: 25

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ED831 WS-H of No 9 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter into the Ijsselmeer on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Amsterdam New Eastern Cemetery

26-Jun

Sgt

ROWLANDS, WALTER CLIVE  (1575968)  RAFVR; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ED831 WS-H of No 9 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter into the Ijsselmeer on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Amsterdam New Eastern Cemetery

26-Jun

Fg Off

SAMS, JOHN HAMILTON  (106546)  RAFVR; age: 27

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ED831 WS-H of No 9 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter into the Ijsselmeer on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Amsterdam New Eastern Cemetery

26-Jun

Sgt

SANDERSON, FRED WILLIAM  (573844)  RAF; age: 30

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ED831 WS-H of No 9 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter into the Ijsselmeer on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Amsterdam New Eastern Cemetery

26-Jun

Sgt

KING, CHARLES PARNELL  (1383417)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ED831 WS-H of No 9 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter into the Ijsselmeer on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Harderwijk General Cemetery

26-Jun

Plt Off

MOTT, KENNETH GEORGE  (148375)  RAFVR; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ED831 WS-H of No 9 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter into the Ijsselmeer on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Schellinkhout Protestant Churchyard

26-Jun

Sgt

WARING, WILLIAM  (1438563)  RAFVR; age: 29

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, BB324 ZA-X of No 10 Sqn, which probably came down in the North Sea on a raid to Mulheim.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

26-Jun

Flt Sgt

CAMPBELL, DONALD EDWARD  (R/142311)  RCAF; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, BK699 LS-E of No 15 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Harlingen General Cemetery

26-Jun

Fg Off

CHAPMAN, MAURICE ALLEN  (134746)  RAFVR; age: 24

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, BK699 LS-E of No 15 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

26-Jun

Sgt

CONDRON, JOHN  (1023509)  RAFVR; age: 23

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, BK699 LS-E of No 15 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

26-Jun

Plt Off

PAVELY, ROBERT FRANK  (50509)  RAF; age: 22

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, BK699 LS-E of No 15 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

26-Jun

Sgt

SMITH, ALLEN KENNETH  (954610)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, BK699 LS-E of No 15 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

26-Jun

Sgt

WARBEY, TERENCE EUGENE  (1212244)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, BK699 LS-E of No 15 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

26-Jun

Fg Off

WOODWARD, ARTHUR  (131966)  RAF; age: 22

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, BK699 LS-E of No 15 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

26-Jun

Sgt

DASH, ROWLAND JOSIAH  (1316701)  RAFVR; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, R5740 KM-O of No 44 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

26-Jun

Sgt

GRIFFITHS, ERNEST REGINALD HYLTON  (1399828)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, R5740 KM-O of No 44 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

26-Jun

Flt Sgt

JOHNSTONE, THOMAS  (530175)  RAF; age: 27

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, R5740 KM-O of No 44 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

26-Jun

Sgt

LANGSTAFF, KENNETH WILLIAM  (1455580)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, R5740 KM-O of No 44 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

26-Jun

Sgt

MORRIS, NORMAN HENRY  (1271185)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, R5740 KM-O of No 44 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

26-Jun

Plt Off

SHARP, DEREK MINDEN  (145476)  RAFVR; age: 27

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, R5740 KM-O of No 44 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

26-Jun

Plt Off

STRUTHERS, DONALD MACLEAN  (149534)  RAFVR; age: 22

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, R5740 KM-O of No 44 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

26-Jun

Sgt

THOMPSON, REGINALD HERBERT WILLIAM  (1385570)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, R5740 KM-O of No 44 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

26-Jun

Sgt

BLUNDELL, PHILLIP  (1027741)  RAFVR; age: 30

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, HR731 MH-C of No 51 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter into the Ijsselmeer on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Amersfoort (Oud Leusden) General Cemetery

26-Jun

Sgt

MORTIMER, GEOFFREY CHARLES  (1576506)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, HR731 MH-C of No 51 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter into the Ijsselmeer on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Harderwijk General Cemetery

26-Jun

Sgt

RORISON, JAMES  (1358058)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, HR731 MH-C of No 51 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter into the Ijsselmeer on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Harderwijk General Cemetery

26-Jun

Sgt

BARTON, THOMAS GEORGE  (1585435)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, HR731 MH-C of No 51 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter into the Ijsselmeer on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

26-Jun

Sgt

EMERSON, JOHN  (1300003)  RAFVR; age: 22

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, HR731 MH-C of No 51 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter into the Ijsselmeer on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

26-Jun

Sgt

HUGGAN, BRINLEY  (573249)  RAF; age: 22

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, HR731 MH-C of No 51 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter into the Ijsselmeer on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

26-Jun

Sgt

OSMOND, ANTHONY  (1390052)  RAFVR; age: 22

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, HR731 MH-C of No 51 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter into the Ijsselmeer on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

26-Jun

Fg Off

DAVIS, DEREK HENRY VICTOR  (127541)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, JD261 MH-J of No 51 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Eindhoven (Woensel) General Cemetery

26-Jun

Sgt

FAIRMANER, ALFRED WILLIAM  (1602476)  RAFVR; age: 19

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, JD261 MH-J of No 51 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Eindhoven (Woensel) General Cemetery

26-Jun

Sgt

HAWES, ALBERT HENRY  (1578211)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, JD261 MH-J of No 51 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Eindhoven (Woensel) General Cemetery

26-Jun

Fg Off

HOWSE, DEREK GEORGE  (133877)  RAFVR; age: 22

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, JD261 MH-J of No 51 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Eindhoven (Woensel) General Cemetery

26-Jun

Sgt

McFARLANE, ALEXANDER DUNCAN  (1242821)  RAFVR; age: 23

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, JD261 MH-J of No 51 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Eindhoven (Woensel) General Cemetery

26-Jun

Sgt

ROBERTS, JACK  (1008845)  RAFVR; age: 29

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, JD261 MH-J of No 51 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Eindhoven (Woensel) General Cemetery

26-Jun

Flt Sgt

WOOD, KEITH ROBERTSON  (R/91595)  RCAF; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, JD261 MH-J of No 51 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Groesbeek Canadian War Cemetery

26-Jun

Plt Off

EVANS, JOHN COLIN  (149139)  RAFVR; age: 32

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ED943 of No 57 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Texel on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Texel (Den Burg) Cemetery

26-Jun

Sgt

HODGES, GEORGE SAMWELL  (630317)  RAF; age: 22

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ED943 of No 57 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Texel on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Texel (Den Burg) Cemetery

26-Jun

Plt Off

PALMER, JAMES WALTER  (155842)  RAFVR; age: 23

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ED943 of No 57 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Texel on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Texel (Den Burg) Cemetery

26-Jun

Fg Off

PATRICK, ERNEST HENRY  (124740)  RAFVR; age: 34

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ED943 of No 57 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Texel on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Texel (Den Burg) Cemetery

26-Jun

Flt Lt

REID, DOUGAL HAMISH  (118486)  RAFVR; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ED943 of No 57 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Texel on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Texel (Den Burg) Cemetery

26-Jun

Sgt

SANDARS, ALAN MCGEOCH  (656180)  RAFVR; age: 31

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ED943 of No 57 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Texel on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Texel (Den Burg) Cemetery

26-Jun

Sgt

TELFER, DOUGLAS  (1586042)  RAFVR; age: 19

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ED943 of No 57 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Texel on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Texel (Den Burg) Cemetery

26-Jun

Fg Off

WHEELER, WALTER JOHN  (132788)  RAFVR; age: 27

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ED943 of No 57 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Texel on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Texel (Den Burg) Cemetery

26-Jun

Sgt

LLOYD, KENNETH  (1816030)  RAFVR; age: 19

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, W4830 QR-E of No 61 Sqn, which when he abandoned the aircraft near Baston in Lincolnshire after it had been badly damaged by flak during a raid on Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Aberdare Cemetery, Glamorganshire

26-Jun

Sgt

BEASLEY, HERBERT WILLIAM  (846474)  AuxAF; age: 31

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, W4830 QR-E of No 61 Sqn, which when he abandoned the aircraft near Baston in Lincolnshire after it had been badly damaged by flak during a raid on Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Newark-upon-Trent Cemetery

26-Jun

Sgt

DRAKE, ANDREW CONWAY EMIL  (785098)  RAF; age: 21

He was probably killed whilst flying in Hurricane IIC, BN336 of No 67 Sqn, which dived out of formation into cloud but was never found.  He is commemorated on the Singapore Memorial

26-Jun

Sgt

WATERSTON, JOHN HUNTER  (1334179)  RAFVR; age: 20

He was serving with No 77 Sqn, at the time of his death, the cause of which has not yet been ascertained.  He is buried in Rheinberg War Cemetery

26-Jun

Fg Off

ODDIE, MAJOR HUGH  (111481)  RAFVR; age: 28

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, JB928 EY-S of No 78 Sqn, which was shot down by flak over Holland on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Bergen General Cemetery

26-Jun

Sgt

CAMPBELL, COLIN DESMOND HARRY  (1333017)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EH900 WP-Y of No 90 Sqn, which came down at Legden during a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

26-Jun

Fg Off

COOK, ALEC VICTOR IBBETSON  (130588)  RAFVR; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EH900 WP-Y of No 90 Sqn, which came down at Legden during a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

26-Jun

Sgt

DAVIDSON, JOHN CHARLES  (984107)  RAFVR; age: 22

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EH900 WP-Y of No 90 Sqn, which came down at Legden during a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

26-Jun

Sgt

EALDEN, FREDERICK WILLIAM  (1397129)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EH900 WP-Y of No 90 Sqn, which came down at Legden during a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

26-Jun

Flt Lt

McKENZIE, FREDERICK CHARLES  (415087)  RAAF; age: 27

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EH900 WP-Y of No 90 Sqn, which came down at Legden during a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

26-Jun

Sgt

WALTER, WILLIAM EDWARD  (1385752)  RAFVR; age: 22

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EH900 WP-Y of No 90 Sqn, which came down at Legden during a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

26-Jun

Sgt

WILSON, ERNEST  (995196)  RAFVR; age: 30

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EH900 WP-Y of No 90 Sqn, which came down at Legden during a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

26-Jun

Sgt

BENNETT, LEONARD  (650929)  RAF; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ED988 HW-J of No 100 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Amsterdam New Eastern Cemetery

26-Jun

Sgt

MEPSTED, RONALD WILLIAM  (1387214)  RAFVR; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ED988 HW-J of No 100 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Amsterdam New Eastern Cemetery

26-Jun

Flt Sgt

PORRITT, LAWRENCE GEORGE  (416016)  RNZAF; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ED988 HW-J of No 100 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Amsterdam New Eastern Cemetery

26-Jun

Sgt

CONNAH, CYRIL  (1005899)  RAFVR; age: 22

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ED988 HW-J of No 100 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

26-Jun

Sgt

DILLON, JOHN  (1126212)  RAFVR; age: 22

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ED988 HW-J of No 100 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

26-Jun

Flt Sgt

NAILE, LESLIE JACK  (415174)  RAAF; age: 27

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ED988 HW-J of No 100 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

26-Jun

Fg Off

REYNOLDS, CHARLES PHARAOH  (132095)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ED988 HW-J of No 100 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

26-Jun

Flt Sgt

BANKS, IVAN WILLIAM  (405803)  RAAF; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ED373 SR-K of No 101 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter off the Dutch coast on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Amsterdam New Eastern Cemetery

26-Jun

Sgt

BRANSON, GEOFFREY VICTOR  (1607031)  RAFVR; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ED373 SR-K of No 101 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter off the Dutch coast on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Amsterdam New Eastern Cemetery

26-Jun

Sgt

MOULD, NORMAN STANLEY  (1297129)  RAFVR; age: 19

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ED373 SR-K of No 101 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter off the Dutch coast on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Amsterdam New Eastern Cemetery

26-Jun

Sgt

SNOWDON, JOHN HENRY WILLIAM  (1037458)  RAFVR; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ED373 SR-K of No 101 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter off the Dutch coast on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Amsterdam New Eastern Cemetery

26-Jun

Sgt

TOZE, HAROLD JAMES  (1218772)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ED373 SR-K of No 101 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter off the Dutch coast on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Amsterdam New Eastern Cemetery

26-Jun

Sgt

PUGH, RONALD  (1317561)  RAFVR; age: 27

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ED373 SR-K of No 101 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter off the Dutch coast on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

26-Jun

Sgt

BUSH, WILLIAM ALFRED  (521148)  RAF; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM318 SR-Y of No 101 Sqn, which came down at Ermen in the Rhur during a raid on Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

26-Jun

Flt Sgt

HAY, GEORGE  (778764)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM318 SR-Y of No 101 Sqn, which came down at Ermen in the Rhur during a raid on Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

26-Jun

Flt Sgt

HILL, FREDERICK LEWIS IAN  (416674)  RAAF; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM318 SR-Y of No 101 Sqn, which came down at Ermen in the Rhur during a raid on Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

26-Jun

Sgt

MACLEAY, FARQUHAR  (1558645)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM318 SR-Y of No 101 Sqn, which came down at Ermen in the Rhur during a raid on Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

26-Jun

Sgt

MILLNS, THOMAS DESMOND  (1038740)  RAFVR; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM318 SR-Y of No 101 Sqn, which came down at Ermen in the Rhur during a raid on Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

26-Jun

Sgt

SCOTT, BERTRAM LESLIE  (1386189)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM318 SR-Y of No 101 Sqn, which came down at Ermen in the Rhur during a raid on Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

26-Jun

Flt Sgt

SMITH, HENRY KEITH  (409241)  RAAF; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM318 SR-Y of No 101 Sqn, which came down at Ermen in the Rhur during a raid on Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

26-Jun

Sgt

FOSKETT, JOHN BARTHOLOMEW  (1337461)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, JB843 DY-F of No 102 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Bergen General Cemetery

26-Jun

Sgt

GORE, KENNETH  (1431059)  RAFVR; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, JB843 DY-F of No 102 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Bergen General Cemetery

26-Jun

Sgt

MITCHELL, FREDERICK HENRY  (1079029)  RAFVR; age: 33

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, JB843 DY-F of No 102 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Bergen General Cemetery

26-Jun

Sgt

SUGDEN, THOMAS MITCHELL  (1119079)  RAFVR; age: 23

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, JB843 DY-F of No 102 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Bergen General Cemetery

26-Jun

Sgt

WRIGHT, JOHN HAROLD  (1388972)  RAFVR; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, JB843 DY-F of No 102 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Bergen General Cemetery

26-Jun

Sgt

GOUGH, DAVID ALBERT HARRIS  (1575135)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, JB843 DY-F of No 102 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Bergen-op-Zoom War Cemetery

26-Jun

Sgt

JUDD, THOMAS ERIC  (1233573)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, JB843 DY-F of No 102 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Bergen-op-Zoom War Cemetery

26-Jun

Sgt

BRITTON, CHARLES ALFRED  (1431391)  RAFVR; age: Unknown

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ED528 PM-Z of No 103 Sqn, which came down at Bechtrup during a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

26-Jun

Sgt

BROWN, JAMES  (1187561)  RAFVR; age: 28

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ED528 PM-Z of No 103 Sqn, which came down at Bechtrup during a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

26-Jun

Plt Off

ELLIOTT, STANLEY BROWN  (412501)  RAAF; age: 31

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ED528 PM-Z of No 103 Sqn, which came down at Bechtrup during a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

26-Jun

Sgt

HORRELL, HAROLD ALFRED  (1352833)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ED528 PM-Z of No 103 Sqn, which came down at Bechtrup during a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

26-Jun

Plt Off

ADDISON, JOSEPH HORACE  (C/16683)  RCAF; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, W4827 PM-W of No 103 Sqn, which came down at Nieuw Vennep in Holland during a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Amsterdam New Eastern Cemetery

26-Jun

Sgt

HOLLYWOOD, RONALD LESLIE  (1383322)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, W4827 PM-W of No 103 Sqn, which came down at Nieuw Vennep in Holland during a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Haarlemmermeer (Hoofddorp) General Cemetery

26-Jun

Sgt

BROWNE, EDWARD WHITBY HENRY  (1323595)  RAFVR; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, R5572 of No 106 Sqn, which came down at Baak in Holland during a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Steenderen General Cemetery

26-Jun

Sgt

COWGILL, STANLEY  (1134233)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, R5572 of No 106 Sqn, which came down at Baak in Holland during a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Steenderen General Cemetery

26-Jun

Sgt

FRANCIS, JOHN ALBERT  (1212997)  RAFVR; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, R5572 of No 106 Sqn, which came down at Baak in Holland during a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Steenderen General Cemetery

26-Jun

Flt Sgt

SINCLAIR, CECIL HORACE  (R/153561)  RCAF; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, R5572 of No 106 Sqn, which came down at Baak in Holland during a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Steenderen General Cemetery

26-Jun

WO

SPARLING, LAWSON FREDERICK  (R/128162)  RCAF; age: 23

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, R5572 of No 106 Sqn, which came down at Baak in Holland during a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Steenderen General Cemetery

26-Jun

Sgt

WILLIAMS, JOHN GARETH VAUGHAN  (1316732)  RAFVR; age: Unknown

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, R5572 of No 106 Sqn, which came down at Baak in Holland during a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Steenderen General Cemetery

26-Jun

Sgt

BATES, JOHN FREDERICK  (1294682)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, W4256 ZN-V of No 106 Sqn, which came down at Hippolytushoef in Holland during a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Wieringen (Hippolytushoef) General Cemetery

26-Jun

Fg Off

CRAIGIE, JAMES EDGAR DONALD  (J/22535)  RCAF; age: 25

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, W4256 ZN-V of No 106 Sqn, which came down at Hippolytushoef in Holland during a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Wieringen (Hippolytushoef) General Cemetery

26-Jun

Sgt

CROOK, ERIC CHARLES  (1447786)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, W4256 ZN-V of No 106 Sqn, which came down at Hippolytushoef in Holland during a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Wieringen (Hippolytushoef) General Cemetery

26-Jun

Plt Off

ENRIGHT, GERARD WILLIAM BOARD  (147316)  RAF; age: 30

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, W4256 ZN-V of No 106 Sqn, which came down at Hippolytushoef in Holland during a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Wieringen (Hippolytushoef) General Cemetery

26-Jun

Sgt

HARDING, EDWIN THOMAS  (1531330)  RAFVR; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, W4256 ZN-V of No 106 Sqn, which came down at Hippolytushoef in Holland during a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Wieringen (Hippolytushoef) General Cemetery

26-Jun

Flt Sgt

WATT, MAXWELL BIRDWOOD  (415456)  RAAF; age: 25

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, W4256 ZN-V of No 106 Sqn, which came down at Hippolytushoef in Holland during a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Wieringen (Hippolytushoef) General Cemetery

26-Jun

Sgt

WHITE, STEPHEN GEORGE  (1318824)  RAFVR; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, W4256 ZN-V of No 106 Sqn, which came down at Hippolytushoef in Holland during a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Wieringen (Hippolytushoef) General Cemetery

26-Jun

Fg Off

BELL, JAMES  (126807)  RAFVR; age: 23

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, EE125 of No 106 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

26-Jun

Plt Off

BEVIS, PETER EDWARD  (146345)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, EE125 of No 106 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

26-Jun

Flt Sgt

DICKISON, ALBERT WILLIAM  (R/141249)  RCAF; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, EE125 of No 106 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

26-Jun

Sgt

HAYLE, JOHN REGINALD  (1153818)  RAFVR; age: 22

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, EE125 of No 106 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

26-Jun

Flt Sgt

MALLETT, CHARLES LUCAS  (652146)  RAF; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, EE125 of No 106 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

26-Jun

Sgt

PEEL, GEORGE HENRY  (1392710)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, EE125 of No 106 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

26-Jun

Sqn Ldr

YOUNG, ALFRED MARKHAM  (36135)  RAF; age: 26

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, EE125 of No 106 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

26-Jun

Sgt

BAKER, EDWARD GORDON  (1177976)  RAFVR; age: 26

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, DS663 KO-C of No 115 Sqn, which failed to return from a Gardening sortie off Lorient.  He is buried in Nantes (Pont-du-Cens) Communal Cemetery

26-Jun

Sgt

GLOVER, PATRICK EDWARD (PADDY)  (1321791)  RAFVR; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, DS663 KO-C of No 115 Sqn, which failed to return from a Gardening sortie off Lorient.  He is buried in Nantes (Pont-du-Cens) Communal Cemetery

26-Jun

Sgt

McGOWAN, WILLIAM MCILWEE  (1551754)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, DS663 KO-C of No 115 Sqn, which failed to return from a Gardening sortie off Lorient.  He is buried in Nantes (Pont-du-Cens) Communal Cemetery

26-Jun

Fg Off

PARRY, FREDERICK  (131560)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, DS663 KO-C of No 115 Sqn, which failed to return from a Gardening sortie off Lorient.  He is buried in Nantes (Pont-du-Cens) Communal Cemetery

26-Jun

Sgt

PRICE, LESLIE FREDERICK  (1454385)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, DS663 KO-C of No 115 Sqn, which failed to return from a Gardening sortie off Lorient.  He is buried in Nantes (Pont-du-Cens) Communal Cemetery

26-Jun

Sgt

RICHARDSON, ERIC RYDER  (1387194)  RAFVR; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, DS663 KO-C of No 115 Sqn, which failed to return from a Gardening sortie off Lorient.  He is buried in Nantes (Pont-du-Cens) Communal Cemetery

26-Jun

Sgt

WHITEHEAD, FREDERICK ALAN  (1317727)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, DS663 KO-C of No 115 Sqn, which failed to return from a Gardening sortie off Lorient.  He is buried in Nantes (Pont-du-Cens) Communal Cemetery

26-Jun

Sgt

BEESTON, FRANK LYNFORD  (1425681)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, DS666 KO-J of No 115 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

26-Jun

Sgt

CORNS, ALEXANDER  (1131924)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, DS666 KO-J of No 115 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

26-Jun

Fg Off

DAVIDSON, GIDEON  (J/20818)  RCAF; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, DS666 KO-J of No 115 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

26-Jun

Sgt

GREEN, ERNEST  (1581444)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, DS666 KO-J of No 115 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

26-Jun

Sgt

RASHLEY, RONALD FREDERICK  (1336977)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, DS666 KO-J of No 115 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

26-Jun

Sgt

SIBBALD, CLYDE MAXWELL  (1049563)  RAFVR; age: 23

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, DS666 KO-J of No 115 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

26-Jun

Sgt

WORSDALE, ALBERT  (1577574)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, DS666 KO-J of No 115 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

26-Jun

Sgt

BALL, THOMAS  (1620011)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HE346 AS-M of No 166 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

26-Jun

WO

MATTRESS, CHARLES ALFRED  (402531)  RAAF; age: 25

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HE346 AS-M of No 166 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

26-Jun

Sgt

MORTIMER, ALFRED  (1499905)  RAFVR; age: 31

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HE346 AS-M of No 166 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

26-Jun

Sgt

PARRY, NORMAN RONALD  (1383146)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HE346 AS-M of No 166 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

26-Jun

Sgt

PRIESTLEY, JOHN PETER  (1517817)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HE346 AS-M of No 166 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

26-Jun

Sgt

BAILEY, JAMES  (1431774)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HF589 AS-W of No 166 Sqn, which came down near Utrecht on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Utrecht (Soestbergen) General Cemetery

26-Jun

Sgt

GASKIN, STANLEY  (1507792)  RAFVR; age: 30

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HF589 AS-W of No 166 Sqn, which came down near Utrecht on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Utrecht (Soestbergen) General Cemetery

26-Jun

Sgt

ORR, JOHN  (1132242)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HF589 AS-W of No 166 Sqn, which came down near Utrecht on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Utrecht (Soestbergen) General Cemetery

26-Jun

AC1

HOPWOOD, JAMES  (1549818)  RAFVR; age: 32

He was serving with No 179 Sqn at the time of his death, the cause of which has not yet been ascertained.  His death is registered in Barnstaple.  He is buried in Salford (Agecroft) Cemetery

26-Jun

Sgt

BARLOW, RONALD ALFRED  (1318256)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HE412 of No 196 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Amersfoort (Oud Leusden) General Cemetery

26-Jun

Sgt

PEACH, GEORGE HERBERT WILLIAM  (1379768)  RAFVR; age: 33

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HE412 of No 196 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Amersfoort (Oud Leusden) General Cemetery

26-Jun

Plt Off

POLLARD, GEORGE WILLIAM  (143577)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HE412 of No 196 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Amersfoort (Oud Leusden) General Cemetery

26-Jun

Plt Off

SMYTHE, NOEL BENTLEY  (143667)  RAF; age: 22

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HE412 of No 196 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Amersfoort (Oud Leusden) General Cemetery

26-Jun

Plt Off

CHURCH, BERNARD HENRY  (148123)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, BK767 BU-L of No 214 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Aalten (Berkenhove) General Cemetery

26-Jun

Sgt

DAVIS, WILLIAM THOMAS  (1384993)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, BK767 BU-L of No 214 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Aalten (Berkenhove) General Cemetery

26-Jun

Sgt

MILLS, FREDERICK  (1048627)  RAFVR; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, BK767 BU-L of No 214 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Aalten (Berkenhove) General Cemetery

26-Jun

Sgt

THOMPSON, WILLIAM HARRIS  (1476771)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, BK767 BU-L of No 214 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Aalten (Berkenhove) General Cemetery

26-Jun

Fg Off

TRITTON, JOHN FREDERICK  (133803)  RAFVR; age: 28

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, BK767 BU-L of No 214 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Aalten (Berkenhove) General Cemetery

26-Jun

Plt Off

HUGHES, ERIC CHARLES  (146707)  RAFVR; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EH898 HA-G of No 218 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Lichtenvoorde General Cemetery

26-Jun

Sgt

JACQUES, GEORGE RONALD  (1575014)  RAFVR; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EH898 HA-G of No 218 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Lichtenvoorde General Cemetery

26-Jun

Sgt

JENNINGS, BERNARD ARTHUR WILLIAM  (1332167)  RAFVR; age: 22

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EH898 HA-G of No 218 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Lichtenvoorde General Cemetery

26-Jun

Sgt

O'SULLIVAN, DENIS  (624385)  RAF; age: 27

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EH898 HA-G of No 218 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Lichtenvoorde General Cemetery

26-Jun

Sgt

PAGETT, HENRY SAMUEL  (1809479)  RAFVR; age: 19

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EH898 HA-G of No 218 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Lichtenvoorde General Cemetery

26-Jun

Sgt

TOWE, ERIC  (553608)  RAF; age: 19

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EH898 HA-G of No 218 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Lichtenvoorde General Cemetery

26-Jun

WO

ANDERSON, JOHN  (404585)  RNZAF; age: 34

He was serving with No 281 Sqn and was killed when he fell from a crash tender at Woolsington.  He is buried in Ayr Cemetery, Ayrshire

26-Jun

Sgt

GRZYWACZ, Feliks (p.792079)  PAF; age: 28

He was killed whilst flying in Spitfire IX, EN128  of No 316 Sqn, which is presumed to have lost over the Channel during a Ramrod.  He is buried in No Known Grave

26-Jun

Plt Off

ACTON, GEORGE NELSON  (J/18289)  RCAF; age: 31

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, JB858 EQ-S of No 408 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

26-Jun

Plt Off

AIKEN, DAVID  (J/18207)  RCAF; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, JB858 EQ-S of No 408 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

26-Jun

Fg Off

CULBERT, FREDERICK CAMPBELL  (J/13839)  RCAF; age: 33

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, JB858 EQ-S of No 408 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

26-Jun

Plt Off

HUNTER, JOHN DOUGLAS BRUCE  (J/18041)  RCAF; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, JB858 EQ-S of No 408 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

26-Jun

Flt Sgt

MALE, JOHN FREDERICK  (R/131168)  RCAF; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, JB858 EQ-S of No 408 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

26-Jun

Plt Off

McNESS, JOHN HENRY  (155095)  RAFVR; age: 33

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, JB858 EQ-S of No 408 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

26-Jun

Plt Off

MILLIGAN, BRUCE RYERSON  (J/18184)  RCAF; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, JB858 EQ-S of No 408 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

26-Jun

Fg Off

DUNPHY, ROBERT RONALD  (J/13814)  RCAF; age: 24

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HE977 of No 425 Sqn, which failed to return from a raid to Sciacca.  He is commemorated on the Malta Memorial

26-Jun

Flt Sgt

FERRIS, ERNEST ROBERT  (R/128607)  RCAF; age: 22

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HE977 of No 425 Sqn, which failed to return from a raid to Sciacca.  He is commemorated on the Malta Memorial

26-Jun

Fg Off

HALL, THOMAS FREDERICK  (J/20375)  RCAF; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HE977 of No 425 Sqn, which failed to return from a raid to Sciacca.  He is commemorated on the Malta Memorial

26-Jun

Flt Sgt

HELE, CARROLL TELFER  (R/115171)  RCAF; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HE977 of No 425 Sqn, which failed to return from a raid to Sciacca.  He is commemorated on the Malta Memorial

26-Jun

WO II

MILLAR, ROBERT VICTOR  (R/106358)  RCAF; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HE977 of No 425 Sqn, which failed to return from a raid to Sciacca.  He is commemorated on the Malta Memorial

26-Jun

Plt Off

GAGNON, GERALD ALBAN  (J/17025)  RCAF; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax V, DK135 of No 427 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Bergen General Cemetery

26-Jun

Plt Off

FROUD, HAROLD GARFIELD  (J/18454)  RCAF; age: 29

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax V, DK190 of No 427 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Gorssel General Cemetery

26-Jun

WO

HIGGINS, FRANCIS JOSEPH  (R/98109)  RCAF; age: 22

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax V, DK190 of No 427 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Gorssel General Cemetery

26-Jun

Sgt

HUNTER, FERGUS JOHN  (1345736)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax V, DK190 of No 427 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Gorssel General Cemetery

26-Jun

WO

KASHMAR, WILLIAM  (R/119924)  RCAF; age: 24

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax V, DK190 of No 427 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Gorssel General Cemetery

26-Jun

Fg Off

MATYNIA, GEORGE THEODORE  (J/13072)  RCAF; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax V, DK190 of No 427 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Gorssel General Cemetery

26-Jun

WO

STICKNEY, ROBERT RANDOLPH  (R/103778)  RCAF; age: 30

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax V, DK190 of No 427 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Gorssel General Cemetery

26-Jun

WO

YOUNG, ARCHIBALD KAWY  (R/102677)  RCAF; age: 23

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax V, DK190 of No 427 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Gorssel General Cemetery

26-Jun

Fg Off

RILEY, WILLIAM ERIC  (414960)  RAAF; age: 25

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HF544 of No 466 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter into the Ijsselmeer on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Amsterdam New Eastern Cemetery

26-Jun

WO

AIRY, ANDREW BASIL REGINALD  (406634)  RAAF; age: 26

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HF544 of No 466 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter into the Ijsselmeer on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

26-Jun

Sgt

ATKINSON, THOMAS MARTIN  (1266030)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HF544 of No 466 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter into the Ijsselmeer on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

26-Jun

Sgt

GREEN, GEORGE CHARLES  (1255176)  RAFVR; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HF544 of No 466 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter into the Ijsselmeer on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

26-Jun

Sgt

JOHNSON, GEORGE RONALD  (1435337)  RAFVR; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HF544 of No 466 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter into the Ijsselmeer on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

26-Jun

Plt Off

JOHNSON, LEONARD ARTHUR  (143776)  RAF; age: 31

He was serving with No 515 Sqn, at the time of his death, the cause of which has not yet been ascertained.  He is buried in Amsterdam New Eastern Cemetery

26-Jun

Fg Off

SINTON, ARTHUR BUCKBY  (119279)  RAFVR; age: 27

He was serving with No 515 Sqn, at the time of his death, the cause of which has not yet been ascertained.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

26-Jun

Fg Off

GULBRAA, HAROLD  (J112294)  RCAF; age: 23

He was killed whilst flying in Hudson VI, FK535 of No 608 Sqn, which spun into the ground near Blida following an engine failure during a training flight.  He is buried in El Alia Cemetery

26-Jun

Fg Off

DRYSDALE, ALAN  (J/11030)  RCAF; age: 29

He was killed whilst flying in Hudson VI, FK535 of No 608 Sqn, which spun into the ground near Blida following an engine failure during a training flight.  He is buried in El Alia Cemetery

26-Jun

Flt Sgt

BEITZ, CECIL FRANCIS  (6951)  RAAF; age: 29

He was killed whilst flying in Hudson VI, FK535 of No 608 Sqn, which spun into the ground near Blida following an engine failure during a training flight.  He is buried in El Alia Cemetery

26-Jun

Flt Sgt

DETTMANN, RONALD ALEXANDER KENNETH  (412409)  RAAF; age: 24

He was killed whilst flying in Hudson VI, FK535 of No 608 Sqn, which spun into the ground near Blida following an engine failure during a training flight.  He is buried in El Alia Cemetery

26-Jun

LAC

SCOTT, FRANK  (965024)  RAFVR; age: 30

He was killed/died whilst serving with No 2868 Sqn RAF Regiment, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained.  He is buried in Medjez-el-Bab War Cemetery

26-Jun

Cpl

LISTER, RONALD VERDUN  (953356)  RAFVR; age: 26

He had been serving with No 12 RS but died in Japanese captivity whilst being held in a camp at Haruku .  He is buried in Ambon War Cemetery

26-Jun

AC2

CHESWORTH, HAROLD  (1517355)  RAFVR; age: 36

He was serving with No 308 ASU at the time of his death, the cause of which has not yet been ascertained.  He is buried in Delhi War Cemetery

26-Jun

LAC

WRIGHT, JAMES RICHARD  (1602253)  RAFVR; age: 19

He was killed whilst flying in Harvard, 2718 of No 34 SFTS, which .  He is buried in Medicine Hat (Hillside) Cemetery

26-Jun

Cpl

NORTHERN, WALTER ALFRED  (1465272)  RAFVR; age: 37

He was serving with No 4 Hill Depot at the time of his death, the cause of which has not yet been ascertained.  He is buried in Delhi War Cemetery

26-Jun

Cpl

HANTON, NORMAN HENRY  (916072)  RAFVR; age: 27

He had been serving with No 512 AMES when captured but He died in Japanese captivity whilst being held in a camp at Haruku.  He is buried in Ambon War Cemetery

26-Jun

LAC

HYDE, ALLAN VICTOR  (1281762)  RAFVR; age: 21

He had been serving with an unknown unit in the Far East when captured but died in Japanese captivity whilst being held in a camp at Haruku.  He is buried in Ambon War Cemetery

26-Jun

LAC

RICH, ALBERT  (1448643)  RAFVR; age: ?

He had been serving with an unknown unit in the Far East when captured but died in Japanese captivity whilst being held in a camp at Haruku.  He is buried in Ambon War Cemetery

26-Jun

AC2

COWANS, ROBERT  (1193854)  RAFVR; age: 34

He was serving or was travelling on board the HMT 61 at the time of his death, the cause of which has not yet been ascertained.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

26-Jun

Cpl

EASTHAM, THOMAS CHARLES  (862591)  RAFVR; age: 53

He was killed whilst flying in Tiger Moth II, T7796 of RAF Eastleigh, which  crashed on landing at Eastleigh.  He was cremated at  Southampton Old Cemetery

26-Jun

LAC

BRITAIN, ALFRED EDWARD  (1200172)  RAFVR; age: 32

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 Bromsgrove.  He is buried in Sevenoaks (Greatness Park) Cemetery

26-Jun

ACW1

McVITTIE, VIOLET OLIVE WILLIS  (461329)  WAAF; age: 26

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 Stafford.  She is buried in Kensington (Gunnersbury) Cemetery

26-Jun

AC1

RUSSELL, ALBERT  (1011753)  RAFVR; age: 29

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 Stoke.  He is buried in Birmingham (Yardley) Cemetery

27-Jun

Sgt

TICKLEPENNY, ERNEST KIDDLE  (1218259)  RAFVR; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Typhoon IB, EJ964 'G' of No 3 Sqn, which crashed into the sea after hitting a balloon cable on its return from a night Roadstead.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

27-Jun

WO

CARNIE, IAN DAVID  (401492)  RAAF; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Marauder IA, FK363 of No 14 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a shipping strike off Corsica.  He is commemorated on the Malta Memorial

27-Jun

Plt Off

FRANCIS, ROBIN KEITH DFC (141729)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Marauder IA, FK363 of No 14 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a shipping strike off Corsica.  He is commemorated on the Malta Memorial

27-Jun

Flt Sgt

JELLIS, SYDNEY GORDON  (1188062)  RAFVR; age: 29

He was killed whilst flying in Marauder IA, FK363 of No 14 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a shipping strike off Corsica.  He is commemorated on the Malta Memorial

27-Jun

Flt Sgt

MILES, RICHARD GEORGE  (41925)  RNZAF; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Marauder IA, FK363 of No 14 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a shipping strike off Corsica.  He is commemorated on the Malta Memorial

27-Jun

Fg Off

MURPHY, EDWARD SCOTT DFC (401171)  RAAF; age: 26

He was killed whilst flying in Marauder IA, FK363 of No 14 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a shipping strike off Corsica.  He is commemorated on the Malta Memorial

27-Jun

Flt Sgt

SLOGGETT, DOUGLAS WILLIAM  (978473)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Marauder IA, FK363 of No 14 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a shipping strike off Corsica.  He is commemorated on the Malta Memorial

27-Jun

Flt Sgt

CAPEWELL, EDWARD HUGO  (413250)  RNZAF; age: 25

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington II, Z8507 'V' of No 104 Sqn, which was lost over Italy on a raid to Rome.  He is buried in Salerno War Cemetery

27-Jun

Sgt

GRAY, ROBERT EDWIN  (1025844)  RAFVR; age: 22

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington II, Z8507 'V' of No 104 Sqn, which was lost over Italy on a raid to Rome.  He is buried in Salerno War Cemetery

27-Jun

Flt Sgt

THOMSON, FRANK GERALD  (1189023)  RAFVR; age: 31

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington II, Z8507 'V' of No 104 Sqn, which was lost over Italy on a raid to Rome.  He is buried in Salerno War Cemetery

27-Jun

Sgt

OWEN, THOMAS ALEXANDER  (1379857)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington II, Z8507 'V' of No 104 Sqn, which was lost over Italy on a raid to Rome.  He is buried in Salerno War Cemetery

27-Jun

Sgt

QUAILE, WILLIAM  (1119328)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington II, Z8507 'V' of No 104 Sqn, which was lost over Italy on a raid to Rome.  He is buried in Salerno War Cemetery

27-Jun

Fg Off

THOMPSON, JOHN ARTHUR  (119571)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington II, Z8507 'V' of No 104 Sqn, which was lost over Italy on a raid to Rome.  He is buried in Salerno War Cemetery

27-Jun

Fg Off

MANN, JOEL BROOKS  (J/13317)  RCAF; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Beaufighter XI, JL948 of No 143 Sqn, which failed to return from a shipping strike off the Dutch coast.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

27-Jun

Sgt

WILSON, GEORGE EDMUND  (1286547)  RAFVR; age: Unknown

He was killed whilst flying in Beaufighter XI, JL948 of No 143 Sqn, which failed to return from a shipping strike off the Dutch coast.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

27-Jun

Flt Sgt

GREW, IVAN WOODCROFT  (1376640)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was serving with No 153 Sqn, at the time of his death, the cause of which has not yet been ascertained.  He is commemorated on the Malta Memorial

27-Jun

Flt Sgt

PARKINS, LESLIE MAURICE  (1330184)  RAFVR; age: 20

He was serving with No 153 Sqn, at the time of his death, the cause of which has not yet been ascertained.  He is commemorated on the Malta Memorial

27-Jun

Plt Off

SCROGGS, ERNEST WILLIAM  (J/18051)  RCAF; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Beaufighter VI, V8523 of No 255 Sqn, which flew into hills in the region of Setif in Algeria.  He is buried in La Reunion War Cemetery

27-Jun

Flt Sgt

FALLON, COLIN  (407785)  RAAF; age: 25

He was killed whilst flying in Hurricane IIB, AP897 of No 261 Sqn, which spun into the sea near Chittagong, possibly after being hit by AA fire on its return from an escort sortie.  He is commemorated on the Singapore Memorial

27-Jun

Plt Off

HORNE, WILLIAM ROBERT LYNDEN  (C/22763)  RCAF; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax V, EB135 of No 295 Sqn, which was involved in an Operation Beggar/Turkey Buzzard sortie is was probably shot down over the Bat of Biscay.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

27-Jun

Sgt

MINCHIN, RONALD BUCKLAND  (1312801)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax V, EB135 of No 295 Sqn, which was involved in an Operation Beggar/Turkey Buzzard sortie is was probably shot down over the Bat of Biscay.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

27-Jun

Fg Off

SMITH, JAMES ANDREW  (J/20624)  RCAF; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax V, EB135 of No 295 Sqn, which was involved in an Operation Beggar/Turkey Buzzard sortie is was probably shot down over the Bat of Biscay.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

27-Jun

Sgt

STRETTON, JACK  (1486857)  RAFVR; age: 22

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax V, EB135 of No 295 Sqn, which was involved in an Operation Beggar/Turkey Buzzard sortie is was probably shot down over the Bat of Biscay.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

27-Jun

WO I

TRAVALE, MICHAEL  (R/75730)  RCAF; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax V, EB135 of No 295 Sqn, which was involved in an Operation Beggar/Turkey Buzzard sortie is was probably shot down over the Bat of Biscay.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

27-Jun

Flt Sgt

WEST, CYRIL HARRY  (748299)  RAFVR; age: 24

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax V, EB135 of No 295 Sqn, which was involved in an Operation Beggar/Turkey Buzzard sortie is was probably shot down over the Bat of Biscay.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

27-Jun

Flt Lt

GRZANKA, Roman (P.0191)  PAF; age: 38

He was killed whilst flying in Mosquito VI, DD644 of No 307 Sqn, which flew into the ground at Pennard on the Gower Peninsula.  He is buried in Pembrey (St Illtyd) Churchyard

27-Jun

Fg Off

COLLINS, ALBERT CHARLES  (J/16769)  RCAF; age: 24

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HE370 of No 420 Sqn, which failed to return from a raid to San Gionvanna.  He is commemorated on the Malta Memorial

27-Jun

Plt Off

LEROUX, ROMEO LIONEL  (J/17329)  RCAF; age: 27

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HE370 of No 420 Sqn, which failed to return from a raid to San Gionvanna.  He is commemorated on the Malta Memorial

27-Jun

Plt Off

TUCKER, THOMAS ERNEST JEFFREY  (J/16947)  RCAF; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HE370 of No 420 Sqn, which failed to return from a raid to San Gionvanna.  He is commemorated on the Malta Memorial

27-Jun

Fg Off

FOSTER, LESLIE CHARLES  (J/11615)  RCAF; age: 33

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington, (not EB370) of No 426 Sqn, which failed to return from a raid to San Gionvanna.  He is commemorated on the Malta Memorial

27-Jun

Fg Off

WILSON, KEVIN DAVIES  (J/10887)  RCAF; age: 26

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington, (not EB370) of No 426 Sqn, which failed to return from a raid to San Gionvanna.  He is commemorated on the Malta Memorial

27-Jun

WO II

DAVIDSON, LYALL JAMES  (R/104824)  RCAF; age: 23

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HF568 QO-Y of No 432 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a Gardening sortie.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

27-Jun

WO I

HORN, WALTER WILFRED  (R/95448)  RCAF; age: 28

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HF568 QO-Y of No 432 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a Gardening sortie.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

27-Jun

Sgt

McKENZIE, LLOYD GEORGE  (R/92054)  RCAF; age: 25

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HF568 QO-Y of No 432 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a Gardening sortie.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

27-Jun

Flt Sgt

SCHULL, FREDERICK HAROLD  (R/120845)  RCAF; age: 23

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HF568 QO-Y of No 432 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a Gardening sortie.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

27-Jun

Flt Sgt

TATE, GEORGE DOUGLAS WATSON  (R/146302)  RCAF; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HF568 QO-Y of No 432 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a Gardening sortie.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

27-Jun

Sgt

BURGESS, JAMES EDWARD  (953613)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Spitfire VC, EE743 of No 610 Sqn, which crashed into the sea off Bolt Head whilst on a scramble.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

27-Jun

Fg Off

TAYLOR, FREDERICK STUART  (J/20217)  RCAF; age: 26

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, BJ965 'J' of No 12 OTU, which crashed near Embsay in the Yorkshire Dales during a night cross-country.  He is buried in Harrogate (Stonefall) Cemetery

27-Jun

Flt Sgt

LANGLEY, RAY THOMAS  (416971)  RAAF; age: 24

He was killed whilst flying in Oxford I, HN578 of No 20 (P) AFU, which crashed during an instrument flying practice.  He is buried in Kidlington burial Ground

27-Jun

AC1

BESSANT, LESLIE GEORGE  (1312440)  RAFVR; age: 21

He had been serving with AHQ India when captured but died in Japanese captivity whilst being held in a camp at Hintok, Thailand.  He is buried in Kanchanaburi War Cemetery

27-Jun

LAC

HIGGINS, SAMUEL WALTER  (923617)  RAF; age: 27

He had been serving with an unknown unit in the Far East when captured but died in Japanese captivity whilst being held in a camp at Haruku.  He is buried in Ambon War Cemetery

27-Jun

Sgt

MOTHERSDALE, TOM  (562215)  RAF; age: 32

He had been serving with an unknown unit in the Far East when captured but died in Japanese captivity whilst being held in a camp at Haruku.  He is buried in Ambon War Cemetery

27-Jun

LAC

HOWE, RONALD WALTER  (902679)  RAFVR; age: 21

He had been serving at RAF Ipoh when captured but died in Japanese captivity whilst being held in a camp at Haruku.  He is buried in Ambon War Cemetery

27-Jun

LAC

HOWARD, BRYAN ERNEST FRANK  (1213732)  RAFVR; age: 22

He was serving in Rhodesia at the time of his death, the cause of which has not yet been ascertained.  He is buried in Harare (Pioneer) Cemetery

27-Jun

LAC

BATTERSBY, HARRY CHAPPELL  (970042)  RAFVR; age: 23

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 Bridgend 3 Qtr.  He is buried in Manchester (Gorton) Cemetery

27-Jun

AC2

LAMB, IAN MACGREGOR  (996738)  RAFVR; age: 24

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 Petercultur district, Aberdeenshire.  He was cremated at  Aberdeen Crematorium

27-Jun

AC2

COOK, THOMAS HAWTHORN  (1795038)  RAFVR; age: 21

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 (3 Qtr).  He is buried in Bath (Haycombe) Cemetery

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