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Casualties - 30 - 31 August 1943


30-Aug

WO II

RUBINSTEIN, JOHN DANIEL  (R/117674)  RCAF; age: 20

He was serving with No 38 Sqn and died in the RAF Hospital in Benghazi from natural causes.  He is buried in Benghazi War Cemetery

30-Aug

WO

LITTLE, JOHN FREDERICK  (932287)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Mosquito IV, DZ374 of No 139 Sqn, which was lost without a trace during a raid to Duisburg.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

30-Aug

Flt Sgt

RODD, JACK ARNOLD  (1386124)  RAFVR; age: 28

He was killed whilst flying in Mosquito IV, DZ374 of No 139 Sqn, which was lost without a trace during a raid to Duisburg.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

30-Aug

Sgt

BOTTING, RONALD DOUGLAS  (1334434)  RAFVR; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington IC, HF835 of No 162 Sqn, which failed to return from an ELINT sortie of Corfu.  He is commemorated on the Alamein Memorial

30-Aug

WO I

BURKITT, IVOR JAMES  (R/81477)  RCAF; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington IC, HF835 of No 162 Sqn, which failed to return from an ELINT sortie of Corfu.  He is commemorated on the Alamein Memorial

30-Aug

Sgt

FORD, GEORGE ROSS  (1332763)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington IC, HF835 of No 162 Sqn, which failed to return from an ELINT sortie of Corfu.  He is commemorated on the Alamein Memorial

30-Aug

Fg Off

SHATTOCK, JOHN LLOYD  (134520)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington IC, HF835 of No 162 Sqn, which failed to return from an ELINT sortie of Corfu.  He is commemorated on the Alamein Memorial

30-Aug

Fg Off

UPTON, VICTOR PATTERSON  (126669)  RAFVR; age: 28

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington IC, HF835 of No 162 Sqn, which failed to return from an ELINT sortie of Corfu.  He is commemorated on the Alamein Memorial

30-Aug

Sgt

ANDERSON, JAMES WILLIAMSON STUART  (1552291)  RAFVR; age: 22

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington IC, HF835 of No 162 Sqn, which failed to return from an ELINT sortie of Corfu.  He is buried in El Alamein War Cemetery

30-Aug

Flt Lt

FRYER, JOHN MARIO JOSEPH  (60765)  RAFVR; age: 29

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington IC, HF835 of No 162 Sqn, which failed to return from an ELINT sortie of Corfu.  He is buried in El Alamein War Cemetery

30-Aug

Sgt

VEALE, CYRIL MITCHELL  (1334963)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington IC, HF835 of No 162 Sqn, which failed to return from an ELINT sortie of Corfu.  He is buried in El Alamein War Cemetery

30-Aug

Flt Sgt

SCUSE, VICTOR ERNEST  (1380522)  RAFVR; age: 28

He was killed whilst flying in Mitchell II, FL190 of No 180 Sqn, which was shot down by flak near Watten.  He is buried in Longuenesse (St Omer) Souvenir Cemetery

30-Aug

Sgt

LEWIS, EIFION  (1600111)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Mitchell II, FL190 of No 180 Sqn, which was shot down by flak near Watten.  He is buried in Longuenesse (St Omer) Souvenir Cemetery

30-Aug

Cpl

ROLFE, ARTHUR WILLIAM  (1196320)  RAFVR; age: 22

He was serving with No 238 Sqn, at the time of his death, the cause of which has not yet been ascertained.  He is buried in Port Said War Memorial Cemetery

30-Aug

LAC

HATTON, JAMES  (855017)  AuxAF; age: ?

He had been serving with No 242 Sqn and died in Japanese captivity whilst being held in a camp at Hintok.  He is buried in Kanchanaburi War Cemetery

30-Aug

Flt Sgt

BITTNER, JOSEF  (787427)  RAFVR; age: 26

He was killed whilst flying in Liberator V, BZ785 of No 311 Sqn, which crashed whilst carrying out an evasive action practice.  He is buried in Brookwood Military Cemetery

30-Aug

Sgt

FISERA, JOSEF  (787361)  RAFVR; age: 25

He was killed whilst flying in Liberator V, BZ785 of No 311 Sqn, which crashed whilst carrying out an evasive action practice.  He is buried in Brookwood Military Cemetery

30-Aug

Flt Lt

PALICHLEB, EMIL  (82625)  RAFVR; age: 34

He was killed whilst flying in Liberator V, BZ785 of No 311 Sqn, which crashed whilst carrying out an evasive action practice.  He is buried in Brookwood Military Cemetery

30-Aug

Sgt

SCHWARZ, THEODOR  (788207)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Liberator V, BZ785 of No 311 Sqn, which crashed whilst carrying out an evasive action practice.  He is buried in Brookwood Military Cemetery

30-Aug

Sgt

SIMEK, ANDREJ  (788294)  RAFVR; age: 23

He was killed on his first operational flight as the waist gunner in Liberator VI, EV948 'M' of No 311 Sqn, which was attacked by a Ju 88 during an anti-submarine patrol.  He is buried in Brookwood Military Cemetery.

30-Aug

Sgt

SZELIGA, EMIL  (787371)  RAFVR; age: 24

He was killed whilst flying in Liberator V, BZ785 of No 311 Sqn, which crashed whilst carrying out an evasive action practice.  He is buried in Lansdown burial Ground

30-Aug

Flt Sgt

REZAC, ZDENEK  (787061)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Liberator V, BZ785 of No 311 Sqn, which crashed whilst carrying out an evasive action practice.  He is commemorated in The Maidenhead Register

30-Aug

Fg Off

BUSHELL, GREGORY JAMES  (412385)  RAAF; age: 23

He was killed whilst flying in Sunderland III, JM707 of No 461 Sqn, which was shot down over the Bay of Biscay by enemy fighters.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

30-Aug

Fg Off

CROFT, CEDRIC ROBERT  (403648)  RAAF; age: 31

He was killed whilst flying in Sunderland III, JM707 of No 461 Sqn, which was shot down over the Bay of Biscay by enemy fighters.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

30-Aug

Sgt

FERRETT, HAROLD JAMES  (921970)  RAFVR; age: 31

He was killed whilst flying in Sunderland III, JM707 of No 461 Sqn, which was shot down over the Bay of Biscay by enemy fighters.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

30-Aug

WO

GAMBLE, JOHN  (405105)  RAAF; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Sunderland III, JM707 of No 461 Sqn, which was shot down over the Bay of Biscay by enemy fighters.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

30-Aug

Flt Sgt

HARRIS, RONALD GEORGE  (409113)  RAAF; age: 22

He was killed whilst flying in Sunderland III, JM707 of No 461 Sqn, which was shot down over the Bay of Biscay by enemy fighters.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

30-Aug

Flt Sgt

HUNTER, RICHARD JAMES  (415661)  RAAF; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Sunderland III, JM707 of No 461 Sqn, which was shot down over the Bay of Biscay by enemy fighters.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

30-Aug

Flt Sgt

RITCHIE, GEOFFREY FRANCIS  (412700)  RAAF; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Sunderland III, JM707 of No 461 Sqn, which was shot down over the Bay of Biscay by enemy fighters.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

30-Aug

Flt Sgt

SMEDLEY, HORACE  (942515)  RAFVR; age: 25

He was killed whilst flying in Sunderland III, JM707 of No 461 Sqn, which was shot down over the Bay of Biscay by enemy fighters.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

30-Aug

Flt Sgt

STEWART, WALTER  (1379989)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Sunderland III, JM707 of No 461 Sqn, which was shot down over the Bay of Biscay by enemy fighters.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

30-Aug

Plt Off

TAMSETT, JACK ALWYN  (412751)  RAAF; age: 27

He was killed whilst flying in Sunderland III, JM707 of No 461 Sqn, which was shot down over the Bay of Biscay by enemy fighters.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

30-Aug

Flt Sgt

YEOMANS, WILLIAM  (415749)  RAAF; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Sunderland III, JM707 of No 461 Sqn, which was shot down over the Bay of Biscay by enemy fighters.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

30-Aug

Flt Sgt

FINLAY, ROBERT GILCHRIST  (1060985)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Beaufighter, VI, EL523 of No 603 Sqn, which struck the sea and broke up whilst attacking shipping off the coast of Greece.  He is commemorated on the Alamein Memorial

30-Aug

Fg Off

HONIG, AMIGHAI DFM (120334)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Beaufighter, VI, EL523 of No 603 Sqn, which struck the sea and broke up whilst attacking shipping off the coast of Greece.  He is commemorated on the Alamein Memorial

30-Aug

Fg Off

WOODHOUSE, STUART HUGO ARMER  (133759)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was possibly killed whilst flying in Spitfire XI, EN660 of No 682 Sqn, which was lost on a photo reconnaissance sortie to Foggia.  He is commemorated on the Malta Memorial

30-Aug

Cpl

BOSWELL, FRANK  (844142)  AuxAF; age: 33

He was killed/died whilst serving with No 906 Sqn, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained, his death being registered in Hampstead.  He is buried in Shenley (St Botolph) Churchyard

30-Aug

Plt Off

KENYON, IAN CHARLES BRUCE  (152901)  RAFVR; age: 24

He was killed whilst flying in Hurricane, 5467 of No 1 OTU, which probably collided with BW847 of the same unit.  He is buried in Chicoutimi (St Francois Xavier) Roman Catholic Cemetery.

30-Aug

Plt Off

MANSFIELD, GERALD JOHN  (152894)  RAFVR; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Hurricane, BW847 of No 1 OTU, which probably collided with 5467 of the same unit.  He is buried in Arvida Protestant Cemetery

30-Aug

Wg Cdr

STEPHENS, JOHN DOUGLAS  (39135)  RAFVR; age: 25

He was killed whilst flying in Defiant I, N1654 of No 1483 Flt, which crashed near Mildenhall during a local flying sortie possibly due to a coolant leak.  He is buried in Friern Barnet (St James the Great) Churchyard

30-Aug

LAC

COLE, JAMES WILLIAM  (1282599)  RAFVR; age: 28

He was killed whilst flying in Defiant I, N1654 of No 1483 Flt, which crashed near Mildenhall during a local flying sortie possibly due to a coolant leak.  He is buried in Kensington (Gunnersbury) Cemetery

30-Aug

Sgt

LEWIS, LOUIS MONTAGUE  (1394840)  RAFVR; age: 22

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HE500 of No 26 OTU, which crashed at Rubrouck during a raid on an ammunition dump near St Omer.  He is buried in Longuenesse (St Omer) Souvenir Cemetery

30-Aug

Sgt

HAYHURST, CLIFFORD  (1674540)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HE500 of No 26 OTU, which crashed ar Rubrouck during a raid on an ammunition dump near St Omer.  He is buried in Longuenesse (St Omer) Souvenir Cemetery

30-Aug

Sgt

HOGAN, PATRICK RAYMOND  (1390972)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HE500 of No 26 OTU, which crashed ar Rubrouck during a raid on an ammunition dump near St Omer.  He is buried in Longuenesse (St Omer) Souvenir Cemetery

30-Aug

Sgt

KNAGGS, KENNETH  (1149159)  RAFVR; age: 22

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HE500 of No 26 OTU, which crashed ar Rubrouck during a raid on an ammunition dump near St Omer.  He is buried in Longuenesse (St Omer) Souvenir Cemetery

30-Aug

Sgt

PURSELL, ERNEST  (612040)  RAF; age: 28

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HE500 of No 26 OTU, which crashed ar Rubrouck during a raid on an ammunition dump near St Omer.  He is buried in Longuenesse (St Omer) Souvenir Cemetery

30-Aug

Plt Off

DURNE, RONALD RICHARD FRANK  (144930)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HE500 of No 26 OTU, which crashed ar Rubrouck during a raid on an ammunition dump near St Omer.  He is buried in Rubrouck Churchyard

30-Aug

Sgt

McDONALD, WILLIAM HAROLD  (418760)  RAAF; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, BJ967 'F' of No 29 OTU, which ditched on its way home from a raid on an ammunition dump near St Omer.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

30-Aug

Flt Sgt

OAKES, ALBERT JOSEPH  (1040150)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, BJ967 'F' of No 29 OTU, which ditched on its way home from a raid on an ammunition dump near St Omer.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

30-Aug

Sgt

RAGGETT, ALBERT WILLIAM  (1391333)  RAFVR; age: 19

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, BJ967 'F' of No 29 OTU, which ditched on its way home from a raid on an ammunition dump near St Omer.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

30-Aug

Sgt

SCOTT, JOHN  (1550748)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, BJ967 'F' of No 29 OTU, which ditched on its way home from a raid on an ammunition dump near St Omer.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

30-Aug

Sgt

TROTTER, ALEXANDER DENHOLM  (1546300)  RAFVR; age: 22

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, BJ967 'F' of No 29 OTU, which ditched on its way home from a raid on an ammunition dump near St Omer.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

30-Aug

AC2

SYMMS, ALFRED  (1330407)  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

30-Aug

LAC

DORWARD, DOUGLAS KIRCALDY  (1179362)  RAFVR; age: 31

He was serving at Kano at the time of his death, the cause of which has not yet been ascertained.  He is buried in Kano Township Christian Cemetery

30-Aug

LAC

SALIBA, ANTHONY  (776861)  RAFVR; age: 20

He was serving at Luqa at the time of his death, the cause of which has not yet been ascertained.  He is buried in Malta (Capuccini) Naval Cemetery

30-Aug

AC2

MALTBY, JOHN  (1698681)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was serving in the UK and accidentally drowned in the River Trent whilst attempting to swim in his trousers and boots to a boat moored in mid-stream.  He is buried in Nottingham Southern Cemetery

31-Aug

Sqn Ldr

ANEKSTEIN, CYRIL  (87066)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JA936 MG-J of No 7 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over the target on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Rheinberg War Cemetery

31-Aug

Plt Off

CROSS, WALTER HERBERT  (148485)  RAFVR; age: 23

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JA936 MG-J of No 7 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over the target on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Rheinberg War Cemetery

31-Aug

WO II

PERDUE, VINCENT THOMAS  (R/115239)  RCAF; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JA936 MG-J of No 7 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over the target on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Rheinberg War Cemetery

31-Aug

Fg Off

SMITH, HAROLD  (124700)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JA936 MG-J of No 7 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over the target on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Rheinberg War Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

THOROGOOD, STANLEY  (1270263)  RAFVR; age: 24

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JA936 MG-J of No 7 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over the target on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Rheinberg War Cemetery

31-Aug

WO I

BAKER, CARL GEORGE  (R/66134)  RCAF; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JA937 MG-H of No 7 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Rheinberg War Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

BELDON, ERIC NIGEL NICHOLSON  (1387091)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JA937 MG-H of No 7 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Rheinberg War Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

HARRIS, ARTHUR  (1207018)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JA937 MG-H of No 7 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Rheinberg War Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

NASH, RONALD HARRY  (1109844)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JA937 MG-H of No 7 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Rheinberg War Cemetery

31-Aug

Plt Off

SUTHERST, JACK  (156620)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JA937 MG-H of No 7 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Rheinberg War Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

WALLACE, GEORGE  (1301837)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JA937 MG-H of No 7 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Rheinberg War Cemetery

31-Aug

Plt Off

ANDERSON, CLARENCE HOWARD  (J/18417)  RCAF; age: 28

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ED551 WS-M of No 9 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

31-Aug

Sgt

CHORLEY, ROBERT ALEXANDER  (932412)  RAFVR; age: 27

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ED551 WS-M of No 9 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

31-Aug

Sgt

COLBERT, EDWARD  (1134101)  RAFVR; age: 27

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ED551 WS-M of No 9 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

31-Aug

Sgt

EVANS, WILLIAM DAVID  (1005138)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ED551 WS-M of No 9 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

31-Aug

Sgt

FIELD, LEON JOHN GEORGE  (611676)  RAF; age: 26

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ED551 WS-M of No 9 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

31-Aug

WO

HALL, GILBERT ERIC  (1527061)  RAFVR; age: 23

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ED551 WS-M of No 9 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

31-Aug

Sgt

OVERINGTON, OLIVER JOHN  (1189925)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ED551 WS-M of No 9 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

31-Aug

Sgt

WILLIAMS, HENRY GORDON  (1222755)  RAFVR; age: 31

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ED551 WS-M of No 9 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

31-Aug

Sgt

BISH, ARTHUR REGINALD  (1199609)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ED972 PH-R of No 12 Sqn, which crashed in the target area on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Rheinberg War Cemetery

31-Aug

Flt Lt

BOOTH, ARNOLD  (124861)  RAFVR; age: 26

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ED972 PH-R of No 12 Sqn, which crashed in the target area on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Rheinberg War Cemetery

31-Aug

Plt Off

BROWN, SEYMOUR VILLIERS  (405997)  RAAF; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ED972 PH-R of No 12 Sqn, which crashed in the target area on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Rheinberg War Cemetery

31-Aug

Plt Off

FRAZER, NORMAN ROSCOE  (408585)  RAAF; age: 26

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ED972 PH-R of No 12 Sqn, which crashed in the target area on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Rheinberg War Cemetery

31-Aug

Plt Off

SHORT, JOSEPH HENRY  (413674)  RAAF; age: 32

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ED972 PH-R of No 12 Sqn, which crashed in the target area on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Rheinberg War Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

STACEY, MERVYN  (623214)  RAF; age: 23

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ED972 PH-R of No 12 Sqn, which crashed in the target area on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Rheinberg War Cemetery

31-Aug

Wg Cdr

TOWLE, JOHN GORDON  (37334)  RAFVR; age: 29

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ED972 PH-R of No 12 Sqn, which crashed in the target area on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Rheinberg War Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

WILDBORE, RALPH  (1321712)  RAFVR; age: Unknown

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ED972 PH-R of No 12 Sqn, which crashed in the target area on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Rheinberg War Cemetery

31-Aug

Plt Off

BRADFORD, JACK  (147221)  RAFVR; age: 23

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, BK764 LS-R of No 15 Sqn, which crashed at Wassenberg on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Rheinberg War Cemetery

31-Aug

Plt Off

FRANCE, RALPH STANLEY  (421321)  RNZAF; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, BK764 LS-R of No 15 Sqn, which crashed at Wassenberg on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Rheinberg War Cemetery

31-Aug

Flt Sgt

GRAY, RODERICK WALTER  (402589)  RNZAF; age: 22

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, BK764 LS-R of No 15 Sqn, which crashed at Wassenberg on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Rheinberg War Cemetery

31-Aug

Plt Off

LEADLEY, THOMAS JEFFREY  (149299)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, BK764 LS-R of No 15 Sqn, which crashed at Wassenberg on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Rheinberg War Cemetery

31-Aug

Fg Off

READ, GEORGE PATRICK  (133200)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, BK764 LS-R of No 15 Sqn, which crashed at Wassenberg on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Rheinberg War Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

WALLEN, EMANUEL  (1385455)  RAFVR; age: 26

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, BK764 LS-R of No 15 Sqn, which crashed at Wassenberg on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Rheinberg War Cemetery

31-Aug

Plt Off

WINCHURCH, JOHN IVOR  (156358)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, BK764 LS-R of No 15 Sqn, which crashed at Wassenberg on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Rheinberg War Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

BROCK, DEREK GUY  (1615700)  RAFVR; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EE954, LS-J of No 15 Sqn, which was attacked by an enemy night fighter on its return from Monchengladbach, the aircraft returned to base safely.  He is buried in Ipswich Cemetery

31-Aug

Plt Off

BROWN, EDWARD JAMES  (52566)  RAF; age: 22

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, HR878 TL-J of No 35 Sqn, which crashed at Kuinre in Holland en-route to Berlin, possibly as the result of a photo-flash igniting in the aircraft.  He is buried in Kuinre General Cemetery

31-Aug

Flt Sgt

GRIFFIN, JAMES RUSSELL  (848343)  AuxAF; age: 31

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, HR878 TL-J of No 35 Sqn, which crashed at Kuinre in Holland en-route to Berlin, possibly as the result of a photo-flash igniting in the aircraft.  He is buried in Kuinre General Cemetery

31-Aug

Flt Lt

NEWSHAM, GEORGE  (79755)  RAFVR; age: 29

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, HR878 TL-J of No 35 Sqn, which crashed at Kuinre in Holland en-route to Berlin, possibly as the result of a photo-flash igniting in the aircraft.  He is buried in Kuinre General Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

SUTTON, THOMAS HENRY  (1033490)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, HR878 TL-J of No 35 Sqn, which crashed at Kuinre in Holland en-route to Berlin, possibly as the result of a photo-flash igniting in the aircraft.  He is buried in Kuinre General Cemetery

31-Aug

Fg Off

SNELL, ANTHONY EDWARD  (126717)  RAF; age: 22

He was killed whilst flying in Spitfire IX, MA572 FT-9 of No 43 Sqn, which dived into the sea possibly as the result of an oxygen failure.  He is commemorated on the Alamein Memorial

31-Aug

Flt Sgt

BALDWIN, CYRIL HAROLD  (922345)  RAFVR; age: 23

He was killed whilst flying in Beaufighter VIF, V8673 of No 46 Sqn, which crashed into a hill shortly after take off from Nicosia, probably as the result of an engine failure.  He is buried in Nicosia War Cemetery

31-Aug

LAC

GARDINER, WILLIAM SPURRIER  (1010170)  RAFVR; age: 26

He was killed whilst flying in Beaufighter VIF, V8673 of No 46 Sqn, which crashed into a hill shortly after take off from Nicosia, probably as the result of an engine failure.  He is buried in Nicosia War Cemetery

31-Aug

Flt Sgt

MANNERS, ALEXANDER EDWARD  (415161)  RAAF; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Beaufighter VIF, V8673 of No 46 Sqn, which crashed into a hill shortly after take off from Nicosia, probably as the result of an engine failure.  He is buried in Nicosia War Cemetery

31-Aug

Sqn Ldr

APPLETON, EDWARD ROBERT MYDDLETON  (42475)  RAF; age: 23

A member of No 75 Sqn, he was killed whilst flying in B-17F, 42-5376  of No 305th BG Sqn, which collided with Beaufighter, V8715 of No 96 Sqn near Norwich.  He is buried in Liverpool (Ford) Roman Catholic Cemetery

31-Aug

Fg Off

RAINFORD, ROBERT GORMAN  (134553)  RAFVR; age: 28

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EE918 AA-D of No 75 Sqn, which crashed near Derental on a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

31-Aug

Plt Off

GILES, JOHN CECIL  (138329)  RAFVR; age: 19

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EE918 AA-D of No 75 Sqn, which crashed near Derental on a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

31-Aug

Flt Sgt

HAUB, DARCY LESLIE CONRAD  (42326)  RNZAF; age: 24

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EE918 AA-D of No 75 Sqn, which crashed near Derental on a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

31-Aug

Flt Sgt

JACKSON, KENSINGTON CAMPBELL  (42330)  RNZAF; age: 23

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EE918 AA-D of No 75 Sqn, which crashed near Derental on a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

31-Aug

Flt Sgt

ROBERTS, ERIC JOHN  (417107)  RNZAF; age: 25

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EE918 AA-D of No 75 Sqn, which crashed near Derental on a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

SAUNDERS, ERIC  (1605321)  RAFVR; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EE918 AA-D of No 75 Sqn, which crashed near Derental on a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

GROVE, RICHARD FREDERICK  (1581242)  RAFVR; age: 22

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EH938 AA-F of No 75 Sqn, which crashed at Lommel in Belgium on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Heverlee War Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

HORRIGAN, WILLIAM HADLEY  (1176649)  RAFVR; age: 29

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EH938 AA-F of No 75 Sqn, which crashed at Lommel in Belgium on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Heverlee War Cemetery

31-Aug

Flt Sgt

PARKIN, VICTOR TREVOR  (421090)  RNZAF; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EH938 AA-F of No 75 Sqn, which crashed at Lommel in Belgium on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Heverlee War Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

SAUNDERS, ANTHONY FRANCIS  (1394719)  RAFVR; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EH938 AA-F of No 75 Sqn, which crashed at Lommel in Belgium on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Heverlee War Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

SILCOCK, TREVOR  (1582936)  RAFVR; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EH938 AA-F of No 75 Sqn, which crashed at Lommel in Belgium on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Heverlee War Cemetery

31-Aug

Flt Sgt

WATTERS, TERRENCE  (417299)  RNZAF; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EH938 AA-F of No 75 Sqn, which crashed at Lommel in Belgium on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Heverlee War Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

BRADLEY, VICTOR THOMAS  (1259352)  RAF; age: 22

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax V, DK207 MP-S of No 76 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Roermond (Kapel in 'T Zand) Roman Catholic Cemetery

31-Aug

Fg Off

HOLME, KENNETH  (139880)  RAFVR; age: 31

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax V, DK207 MP-S of No 76 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Roermond (Kapel in 'T Zand) Roman Catholic Cemetery

31-Aug

Flt Sgt

MacLENNAN, STUART CAMERON  (R/172701)  RCAF; age: 19

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax V, DK207 MP-S of No 76 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Roermond (Kapel in 'T Zand) Roman Catholic Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

POWELL, DOUGLAS GORDON JACKSON  (905173)  RAFVR; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax V, DK207 MP-S of No 76 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Roermond (Kapel in 'T Zand) Roman Catholic Cemetery

31-Aug

Sqn Ldr

STUART, ANTONY CHARLES LETTEBLERE  (72476)  RAFVR; age: 26

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax V, DK207 MP-S of No 76 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Roermond (Kapel in 'T Zand) Roman Catholic Cemetery

31-Aug

Fg Off

GOULDING, JOHN  (417047)  RNZAF; age: 25

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, JD460 KN-D of No 77 Sqn, which crashed in the target area on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Rheinberg War Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

HUNTER, ROBERT  (651596)  RAF; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, JD460 KN-D of No 77 Sqn, which crashed in the target area on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Rheinberg War Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

LETTS, LESLIE  (946122)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, JD460 KN-D of No 77 Sqn, which crashed in the target area on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Rheinberg War Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

NAYLOR, JOHN HERBERT  (1132574)  RAFVR; age: 23

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, JD460 KN-D of No 77 Sqn, which crashed in the target area on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Rheinberg War Cemetery

31-Aug

Plt Off

STREET, FRANK  (139622)  RAFVR; age: 32

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, JD201 EY-Y of No 78 Sqn, which crashed near Wisbech less than a hour after setting out on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Bollington (Holy Trinity) Churchyard

31-Aug

Sgt

WHITE, ERNEST ALFRED  (1396247)  RAFVR; age: 22

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, JD201 EY-Y of No 78 Sqn, which crashed near Wisbech less than a hour after setting out on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Cambridge City Cemetery

31-Aug

Flt Lt

SHORT, ALBERT ROBERT  (131009)  RAFVR; age: 30

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, JD201 EY-Y of No 78 Sqn, which crashed near Wisbech less than a hour after setting out on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Great Yarmouth (Gorleston) Cemetery

31-Aug

Fg Off

O'BOYLE, TERENCE DONOVAN (TERRY)  (134679)  RAFVR; age: 27

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, JD201 EY-Y of No 78 Sqn, which crashed near Wisbech less than a hour after setting out on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Kensal Green (St Mary's) Roman Catholic Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

ONION, WALTER GEORGE  (576165)  RAF; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, JD201 EY-Y of No 78 Sqn, which crashed near Wisbech less than a hour after setting out on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Plymstock (St Mary and All Saints) Churchyard

31-Aug

Plt Off

COTTON, LESLIE JOHN VICTOR  (155939)  RAFVR; age: 37

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, JD201 EY-Y of No 78 Sqn, which crashed near Wisbech less than a hour after setting out on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in St Laurence-in-Thanet Churchyard

31-Aug

Fg Off

DAVIES, MAX HOWARD  (138148)  RAFVR; age: 30

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, JD201 EY-Y of No 78 Sqn, which crashed near Wisbech less than a hour after setting out on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Sutton Bridge (St Matthew) Churchyard

31-Aug

Sgt

GOODWIN, THOMAS IVOR  (1586434)  RAFVR; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, JD409 EY-D of No 78 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Belgium on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Schoonselhof Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

JOHNSTONE, ALAN DAVID  (1320754)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, JD409 EY-D of No 78 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Belgium on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Schoonselhof Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

PEADON, ALEC HENRY  (1578531)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, JD409 EY-D of No 78 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Belgium on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Schoonselhof Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

REEVES, ARTHUR ALFRED  (1860969)  RAFVR; age: 18

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, JD409 EY-D of No 78 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Belgium on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Schoonselhof Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

SMITH, KENNETH WILLIAM  (1322298)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, JD409 EY-D of No 78 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Belgium on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Schoonselhof Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

WILLIAMS, WILLIAM PHILIP  (1452447)  RAFVR; age: 27

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, JD409 EY-D of No 78 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Belgium on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Schoonselhof Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

COLLINS, RONALD GEORGE  (1392410)  RAFVR; age: 22

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, JD453 EY-C of No 78 Sqn, which was shot down by flak and night fighters on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Rheinberg War Cemetery

31-Aug

Flt Sgt

DEVERELL, ERIC ERNEST  (410221)  RAAF; age: 29

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, JD453 EY-C of No 78 Sqn, which was shot down by flak and night fighters on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Rheinberg War Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

EVANS, WILLIAM HERBERT  (1421169)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, JD453 EY-C of No 78 Sqn, which was shot down by flak and night fighters on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Rheinberg War Cemetery

31-Aug

Flt Lt

DYE, BERTRAM ERNEST DFM and Bar (47873)  RAF; age: 23

He was killed whilst flying in Beaufighter VI, V8715 of No 96 Sqn, which collided with B-17F, 42-5376 of the 305th BG near Norwich during a night interception.  He is buried in Cambois (St Peter) New burial Ground

31-Aug

Fg Off

ROBERTSON, FREDERICK NEAL DFM (119881)  RAFVR; age: 25

He was killed whilst flying in Beaufighter VI, V8715 of No 96 Sqn, which collided with B-17F, 42-5376 of the 305th BG near Norwich during a night interception.  He is buried in Cambridge City Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

ARCH, PERCY  (1332097)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, EE181 HW-A2 of No 100 Sqn, which crashed in the target area on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Rheinberg War Cemetery

31-Aug

Flt Sgt

CAMPBELL, FREDERICK ARCHIBALD  (R/123725)  RCAF; age: 23

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, EE181 HW-A2 of No 100 Sqn, which crashed in the target area on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Rheinberg War Cemetery

31-Aug

Flt Sgt

GORDON, COLIN ROSS  (417069)  RAAF; age: 23

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, EE181 HW-A2 of No 100 Sqn, which crashed in the target area on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Rheinberg War Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

JENNINGS, JACK  (1134672)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, EE181 HW-A2 of No 100 Sqn, which crashed in the target area on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Rheinberg War Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

MORAN, HARRY  (1095964)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, EE181 HW-A2 of No 100 Sqn, which crashed in the target area on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Rheinberg War Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

SAVUKEVITCH, JOHN (served as HARRIS) (1558937)  RAFVR; age: 23

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, JD128 DY-M of No 102 Sqn, which crashed in the target area on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Rheinberg War Cemetery

31-Aug

Flt Sgt

CHAPPELL, JOHN ARNOLD  (415118)  RAAF; age: 23

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, JD128 DY-M of No 102 Sqn, which crashed in the target area on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Rheinberg War Cemetery

31-Aug

Flt Sgt

JONES, JOHN JAMES  (1319384)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, JD128 DY-M of No 102 Sqn, which crashed in the target area on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Rheinberg War Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

LEE, GEOFFREY  (921759)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, JD128 DY-M of No 102 Sqn, which crashed in the target area on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Rheinberg War Cemetery

31-Aug

Fg Off

SMALLFIELD, ERNEST IAN  (404116)  RNZAF; age: 24

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, JD128 DY-M of No 102 Sqn, which crashed in the target area on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Rheinberg War Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

SMART, LEONARD GEORGE  (1324892)  RAFVR; age: 18

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, JD128 DY-M of No 102 Sqn, which crashed in the target area on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Rheinberg War Cemetery

31-Aug

Flt Sgt

ZANDER, DONALD  (R/115850)  RCAF; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, JD128 DY-M of No 102 Sqn, which crashed in the target area on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Rheinberg War Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

DAY, RICHARD HARVEY  (1379869)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, JN909 DY-B of No 102 Sqn, which was shot down by flak over the River Ems during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

KEELE, JOHN KENNETH  (1334003)  RAFVR; age: 19

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, JN909 DY-B of No 102 Sqn, which was shot down by flak over the River Ems during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

31-Aug

Flt Sgt

McCLAY, MURTON LAWRENCE  (R/147010)  RCAF; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, JN909 DY-B of No 102 Sqn, which was shot down by flak over the River Ems during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

PEARCE, ALAN RAYMOND  (1382481)  RAFVR; age: 27

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, JN909 DY-B of No 102 Sqn, which was shot down by flak over the River Ems during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

31-Aug

Flt Sgt

ROWBOTTOM, EDWARD THOMAS SAMUEL  (1294895)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, JN909 DY-B of No 102 Sqn, which was shot down by flak over the River Ems during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

COLLINS, PETER ROBERT  (1810921)  RAFVR; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ED409 ZN-E of No 106 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter near Bramsche during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

THOMAS, JOHN  (980825)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ED409 ZN-E of No 106 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter near Bramsche during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

BRUCE, WALLACE  (1512554)  RAFVR; age: 22

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ED409 ZN-E of No 106 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter near Bramsche during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

31-Aug

Flt Sgt

HENDRY, JOHN LAWRENCE  (416114)  RNZAF; age: 28

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ED409 ZN-E of No 106 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter near Bramsche during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

31-Aug

Fg Off

ISFELD, IVAN ANDREW  (J/16895)  RCAF; age: 22

He was killed whilst flying in Mosquito IV, DK337 of No 139 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Dusseldorf.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

STRANG, JOHN CALDERHEAD BRUCE  (1343141)  RAFVR; age: 22

He was killed whilst flying in Mosquito IV, DK337 of No 139 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Dusseldorf.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

31-Aug

Flt Sgt

BOWER, ERNEST WILLIAM  (1318945)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EF438 OJ-D of No 149 Sqn, which crashed in the target area on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Rheinberg War Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

BRISTOW, LESTER JACK DUNCAN  (1393357)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EF438 OJ-D of No 149 Sqn, which crashed in the target area on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Rheinberg War Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

CASSIDY, THOMAS CORNELIUS  (1558450)  RAFVR; age: 22

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EF438 OJ-D of No 149 Sqn, which crashed in the target area on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Rheinberg War Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

COLLINS, JOHN  (1518242)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EF438 OJ-D of No 149 Sqn, which crashed in the target area on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Rheinberg War Cemetery

31-Aug

Lt

DEVINEY, H A USAAF ()  ; age:

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EF438 OJ-D of No 149 Sqn, which crashed in the target area on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Rheinberg War Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

FLETCHER, PHILLIP OWEN  (1269967)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EF438 OJ-D of No 149 Sqn, which crashed in the target area on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Rheinberg War Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

GOLDEN, JOHN GORDON  (1604513)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EF438 OJ-D of No 149 Sqn, which crashed in the target area on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Rheinberg War Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

BINKS, RONALD DOUGLAS  (1578540)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was possibly killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HE952 of No 150 Sqn, which failed to return from a raid to Tore Annunziata.  He is commemorated on the Malta Memorial

31-Aug

WO

BIRCH, PAUL  (1060465)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was possibly killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HE952 of No 150 Sqn, which failed to return from a raid to Tore Annunziata.  He is commemorated on the Malta Memorial

31-Aug

Sgt

FURLONG, PATRICK GERARD  (1476458)  RAFVR; age: 19

He was possibly killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HE952 of No 150 Sqn, which failed to return from a raid to Tore Annunziata.  He is commemorated on the Malta Memorial

31-Aug

Sgt

HALLSWORTH, JOHN  (1450841)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was possibly killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HE952 of No 150 Sqn, which failed to return from a raid to Tore Annunziata.  He is commemorated on the Malta Memorial

31-Aug

Cpl

FRIEND, WILLIAM CHARLES HENRY  (845843)  RAF; age: 29

He was possibly killed whilst flying in Mosquito VI, HX829 of No 151 Sqn, which crashed in the sea off the Devon coast after being abandoned following an elevator becoming jammed.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

31-Aug

Plt Off

JOBLING, BERNARD WALTER  (156127)  RAFVR; age: 27

He was probably killed whilst flying in Mosquito II, DZ739 of No 157 Sqn, which crashed near Hunsdonbury after stalling at low altitude.  He is buried in Hull Northern Cemetery

31-Aug

Plt Off

WESTON, FREDERICK THOMAS  (155995)  RAFVR; age: 34

He was probably killed whilst flying in Mosquito II, DZ739 of No 157 Sqn, which crashed near Hunsdonbury after stalling at low altitude.  He is buried in St Bride's Minor (or Llansantffraid) (St Bridget) Churchyard

31-Aug

Flt Sgt

BROWNE, WILLIAM JOSEPH  (414914)  RAAF; age: 29

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, HR739 NP-U of No 158 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Belgium during a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Heverlee War Cemetery

31-Aug

Flt Sgt

BRYDEN, WILLIAM EDWARD  (422121)  RAAF; age: 22

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, HR739 NP-U of No 158 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Belgium during a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Heverlee War Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

CLENTON, JAMES SIDNEY  (1817088)  RAFVR; age: 19

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, HR739 NP-U of No 158 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Belgium during a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Heverlee War Cemetery

31-Aug

Plt Off

WILDMAN, RONALD WILLIAM  (420322)  RAAF; age: 23

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, HR739 NP-U of No 158 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Belgium during a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Heverlee War Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

BETTS, THOMAS IVAN  (1231205)  RAFVR; age: 22

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HE988 AS-U of No 166 Sqn, which crashed at Loozen in Belgium during a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Heverlee War Cemetery

31-Aug

Plt Off

HERON, HENRY WILSON  (158583)  RAFVR; age: 25

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HE988 AS-U of No 166 Sqn, which crashed at Loozen in Belgium during a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Heverlee War Cemetery

31-Aug

Plt Off

MUSTO, CLIFFORD ERICH  (142328)  RAFVR; age: 31

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HE988 AS-U of No 166 Sqn, which crashed at Loozen in Belgium during a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Heverlee War Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

SMITH, JAMES  (1096128)  RAFVR; age: 33

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HE988 AS-U of No 166 Sqn, which crashed at Loozen in Belgium during a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Heverlee War Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

WAKERELL, LESLIE JAMES  (1319771)  RAFVR; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HE988 AS-U of No 166 Sqn, which crashed at Loozen in Belgium during a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Heverlee War Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

BABER, STANLEY ERNEST  (1338704)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, LN397 of No 166 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

31-Aug

Sgt

BLOOD, RONALD GEOFFREY  (1535273)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, LN397 of No 166 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

31-Aug

Fg Off

COOK, ERIC JOHN  (130615)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, LN397 of No 166 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

31-Aug

Sgt

DAVIES, PHILIP THOMAS  (1152952)  RAFVR; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, LN397 of No 166 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

31-Aug

Plt Off

FREEMAN, ALBERT ERIC BARLEY  (141990)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, LN397 of No 166 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

31-Aug

Sgt

ELLIS, ROYSTON HAZELDINE GEORGE  (918424)  RAFVR; age: 27

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EE917 EX-L of No 199 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland during a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Eindhoven (Woensel) General Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

ELPHICK, HARRY ELI  (1206613)  RAFVR; age: 34

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EE917 EX-L of No 199 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland during a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Eindhoven (Woensel) General Cemetery

31-Aug

WO

FINLAYSON, ALEXANDER DOUGLAS  (408569)  RAAF; age: 29

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EE917 EX-L of No 199 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland during a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Eindhoven (Woensel) General Cemetery

31-Aug

Flt Sgt

GEE, FRANK ERNEST  (412129)  RAAF; age: 25

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EE917 EX-L of No 199 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland during a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Eindhoven (Woensel) General Cemetery

31-Aug

Flt Sgt

HARLEM, ATHOL ASHER  (408833)  RAAF; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EE917 EX-L of No 199 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland during a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Eindhoven (Woensel) General Cemetery

31-Aug

Flt Sgt

JULIAN, WILLIAM BAILES  (1079475)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EE917 EX-L of No 199 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland during a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Eindhoven (Woensel) General Cemetery

31-Aug

Flt Sgt

McLAREN, IAN NICHOL  (988491)  RAFVR; age: 24

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EE917 EX-L of No 199 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland during a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Eindhoven (Woensel) General Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

SMITH, JOHN THOMAS  (1603576)  RAFVR; age: 27

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EE917 EX-L of No 199 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland during a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Eindhoven (Woensel) General Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

ATKINSON, MAURICE  (1500580)  RAFVR; age: 23

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, W4120 EM-L of No 207 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland during a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Eindhoven (Woensel) General Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

BARNETT, THOMAS  (1575833)  RAFVR; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, W4120 EM-L of No 207 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland during a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Eindhoven (Woensel) General Cemetery

31-Aug

Plt Off

HICKLING, JOHN  (155795)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, W4120 EM-L of No 207 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland during a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Eindhoven (Woensel) General Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

MOORE, THOMAS GEORGE  (1811627)  RAFVR; age: 35

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, W4120 EM-L of No 207 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland during a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Eindhoven (Woensel) General Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

PRESTON, ERIC ALFRED RICHARD  (1263575)  RAFVR; age: 24

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, W4120 EM-L of No 207 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland during a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Eindhoven (Woensel) General Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

QUEEN, HAROLD ALLEN  (R/98092)  RCAF; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, W4120 EM-L of No 207 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland during a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Groesbeek Canadian War Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

BUTLER, HAROLD  (1484118)  RAFVR; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, BK650 HA-T of No 218 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on its return from a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Eindhoven (Woensel) General Cemetery

31-Aug

Fg Off

CLAGUE, WILLIAM HENRY  (156067)  RAFVR; age: 26

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, BK650 HA-T of No 218 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on its return from a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Eindhoven (Woensel) General Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

HOLDEN, CECIL CHARLES  (624070)  RAF; age: 25

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, BK650 HA-T of No 218 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on its return from a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Eindhoven (Woensel) General Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

WHETTON, JACK ADAM  (1096809)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, BK650 HA-T of No 218 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland on its return from a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Eindhoven (Woensel) General Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

BENNETT, STANLEY GEORGE  (1410655)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EE903 HA-Q of No 218 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland during a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Rheinberg War Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

COX, GODFREY DENIS  (578383)  RAF; age: 19

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EE903 HA-Q of No 218 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland during a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Rheinberg War Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

LUCAS, FREDERICK JOHN  (1814763)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EE903 HA-Q of No 218 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland during a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Rheinberg War Cemetery

31-Aug

Flt Sgt

LYNCH, JOHN  (426230)  RAAF; age: 19

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EE903 HA-Q of No 218 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland during a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Rheinberg War Cemetery

31-Aug

WO II

MIDDLETON, FRANKLIN  (R/117228)  RCAF; age: 23

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EE903 HA-Q of No 218 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland during a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Rheinberg War Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

PRYDE, FRANCIS GEORGE  (1212929)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EE903 HA-Q of No 218 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland during a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Rheinberg War Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

YARDLEY, DENNIS GEORGE  (1578659)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EE903 HA-Q of No 218 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland during a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Rheinberg War Cemetery

31-Aug

Flt Sgt

SOTHERON-ESTCOURT, EDMUND GILES ANSON  (1315792)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Spitfire IIB, P8232 of No 276 Sqn, which was shot down by a Fw 190 during an ASR sortie.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

31-Aug

Sgt

BUDA, Franciszek Jan (P.780664)  PAF; age: 22

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington  X, JA116 BH-Q of No 300 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland during a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Rotterdam (Crooswijk) General Cemetery

31-Aug

Flt Lt

OSMIALOWSKI, Leon Ryszard (P.0111)  PAF; age: 27

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington  X, JA116 BH-Q of No 300 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland during a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Rotterdam (Crooswijk) General Cemetery

31-Aug

Fg Off

STEININGER, Aleksander (P.1026)  PAF; age: 35

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington  X, JA116 BH-Q of No 300 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland during a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Rotterdam (Crooswijk) General Cemetery

31-Aug

Plt Off

SWIECH, Stanislaw (P.2051)  PAF; age: 26

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington  X, JA116 BH-Q of No 300 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland during a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Rotterdam (Crooswijk) General Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

ZABAL, Jozef Mieczyslaw (P.794044)  PAF; age: 23

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington  X, JA116 BH-Q of No 300 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter over Holland during a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Rotterdam (Crooswijk) General Cemetery

31-Aug

WO II

ROBERTSON, JOHN  (R/103625)  RCAF; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax V, LK629 of No 427 Sqn, which crashed near Antwerp during a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Schoonselhof Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

BREEN, WILLIAM JOHN  (R/58998)  RCAF; age: 22

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax V, LK629 of No 427 Sqn, which crashed near Antwerp during a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Schoonselhof Cemetery

31-Aug

Flt Sgt

BUXTON, BERNARD JOHN  (1034932)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax V, LK629 of No 427 Sqn, which crashed near Antwerp during a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Schoonselhof Cemetery

31-Aug

WO II

CAHILL, CLEMENT  (R/102903)  RCAF; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax V, LK629 of No 427 Sqn, which crashed near Antwerp during a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Schoonselhof Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

FRASER, ROBERT ANTON  (R/176127)  RCAF; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax V, LK629 of No 427 Sqn, which crashed near Antwerp during a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Schoonselhof Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

HUXLEY, NORMAN JONES  (820050)  AuxAF; age: 26

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax V, LK629 of No 427 Sqn, which crashed near Antwerp during a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Schoonselhof Cemetery

31-Aug

WO II

PITHIE, HAROLD CHASE  (R/101308)  RCAF; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax V, LK629 of No 427 Sqn, which crashed near Antwerp during a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Schoonselhof Cemetery

31-Aug

Plt Off

COLLINS, DEREK  (158425)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, JA118 QO-G of No 432 Sqn, which crashed in the target area on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Rheinberg War Cemetery

31-Aug

Fg Off

JARVIS, GEORGE  (128010)  RAFVR; age: 30

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, JA118 QO-G of No 432 Sqn, which crashed in the target area on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Rheinberg War Cemetery

31-Aug

Flt Sgt

JENSKY, JACOB  (R/141694)  RCAF; age: 32

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, JA118 QO-G of No 432 Sqn, which crashed in the target area on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Rheinberg War Cemetery

31-Aug

Flt Sgt

PENDLETON, JAMES EDWARD  (1217783)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, JA118 QO-G of No 432 Sqn, which crashed in the target area on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Rheinberg War Cemetery

31-Aug

WO II

PIERCE, BLAND JOSEPH  (R/102844)  RCAF; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, JA118 QO-G of No 432 Sqn, which crashed in the target area on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Rheinberg War Cemetery

31-Aug

Plt Off

WHITE, RAYMOND CHRISTMAS  (160524)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, JA118 QO-G of No 432 Sqn, which crashed in the target area on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Rheinberg War Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

BARTLETT, FRANK ARTHUR  (1339319)  RAFVR; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax V, LK894 IP-K of No 434 Sqn, which crashed near Masseik in Belgium on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Heverlee War Cemetery

31-Aug

WO II

BOX, JOHN ALEXANDER  (R/89348)  RCAF; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax V, LK894 IP-K of No 434 Sqn, which crashed near Masseik in Belgium on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Heverlee War Cemetery

31-Aug

Plt Off

BURGESS, CHARLES SIDNEY  (156616)  RAFVR; age: 22

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax V, LK894 IP-K of No 434 Sqn, which crashed near Masseik in Belgium on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Heverlee War Cemetery

31-Aug

Fg Off

HOWARD, MAURICE WILLIAM  (J/16792)  RCAF; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax V, LK894 IP-K of No 434 Sqn, which crashed near Masseik in Belgium on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Heverlee War Cemetery

31-Aug

Plt Off

KERR, LLOYD WILSON  (J/18390)  RCAF; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax V, LK894 IP-K of No 434 Sqn, which crashed near Masseik in Belgium on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Heverlee War Cemetery

31-Aug

Plt Off

LEAVER, FRANCIS HENRY  (J/18900)  RCAF; age: 22

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax V, LK894 IP-K of No 434 Sqn, which crashed near Masseik in Belgium on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Heverlee War Cemetery

31-Aug

Flt Sgt

PATRICK, LESLIE CAYLESS  (R/98423)  RCAF; age: 23

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax V, LK894 IP-K of No 434 Sqn, which crashed near Masseik in Belgium on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Heverlee War Cemetery

31-Aug

Plt Off

YOUNG, STANFORD GRANT  (J/18352)  RCAF; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax V, LK894 IP-K of No 434 Sqn, which crashed near Masseik in Belgium on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Heverlee War Cemetery

31-Aug

Flt Sgt

BERRY, EDWIN HENRY  (410436)  RAAF; age: 26

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HZ531 of No 466 Sqn, which collided with LN292 of the same unit as they set out on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Harrogate (Stonefall) Cemetery

31-Aug

Flt Sgt

FUSS, NEWTON HASALBY  (407349)  RAAF; age: 23

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HZ531 of No 466 Sqn, which collided with LN292 of the same unit as they set out on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Harrogate (Stonefall) Cemetery

31-Aug

Flt Sgt

McLACHLAN, JAMES BARBER  (420353)  RAAF; age: 30

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HZ531 of No 466 Sqn, which collided with LN292 of the same unit as they set out on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Harrogate (Stonefall) Cemetery

31-Aug

Flt Sgt

SMART, MERVIN JOHN  (416798)  RAAF; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HZ531 of No 466 Sqn, which collided with LN292 of the same unit as they set out on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Harrogate (Stonefall) Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

ECCLESTON, JOHN TRAVERS  (1476724)  RAFVR; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HZ531 of No 466 Sqn, which collided with LN292 of the same unit as they set out on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Widnes Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

McCANN, THOMAS DANIEL  (R/154939)  RCAF; age: 24

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, LN292 of No 466 Sqn, which collided with HE531 of the same unit as they set out on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Harrogate (Stonefall) Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

NOAR, JOSEPH  (1239310)  RAFVR; age: 27

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, LN292 of No 466 Sqn, which collided with HE531 of the same unit as they set out on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Rainsough Jewish Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

HARWOOD, JOHN LEONARD  (1390412)  RAFVR; age: 29

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, LN292 of No 466 Sqn, which collided with HE531 of the same unit as they set out on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Selby Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

PAYNE, GEOFFREY GEORGE  (1579828)  RAFVR; age: 19

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, LN292 of No 466 Sqn, which collided with HE531 of the same unit as they set out on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Thurnby (St Luke) Churchyard

31-Aug

Sgt

ELLIOT, PETER ARTHUR FRANK  (656764)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, LN292 of No 466 Sqn, which collided with HE531 of the same unit as they set out on a raid to Monchengladbach.  He is buried in Wandsworth (Earlsfield) Cemetery

31-Aug

Plt Off

GORDON, SAMUEL JOHN  (155089)  RAFVR; age: 25

He was killed whilst flying in Mosquito XII, HK182 of No 488 Sqn, which spun into the ground shortly after take-0ff from Drem.  He is buried in Armagh (St Mark) Church of Ireland Churchyard

31-Aug

Plt Off

RAWLINGS, LESLIE MCDONALD  (413474)  RNZAF; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Mosquito XII, HK182 of No 488 Sqn, which spun into the ground shortly after take-0ff from Drem.  He is buried in Cambridge City Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

SHALE, PAUL WILLIAM  (1334665)  RAFVR; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Spitfire VI, BR329 of No 616 Sqn, which was shot down by a Fw 190 during an ASR sortie.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

31-Aug

Flt Sgt

McKILLOP, RONALD  (657687)  RAF; age: 23

He was killed whilst flying in Spitfire VI, BS117 of No 616 Sqn, which was shot down by a Fw 190 during an ASR sortie.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

31-Aug

Sgt

DRYDEN, FRANK CHARLES  (1033594)  RAFVR; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, EE115 PG-G of No 619 Sqn, which crashed near Huxter en-route to Berlin.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

31-Aug

Flt Sgt

GOLLOGLY, ROBERT WALLACE  (1349422)  RAFVR; age: 27

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, EE115 PG-G of No 619 Sqn, which crashed near Huxter en-route to Berlin.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

KILBURN, HERBERT EDWARD  (1322297)  RAFVR; age: ?

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, EE115 PG-G of No 619 Sqn, which crashed near Huxter en-route to Berlin.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

MEASOR, RONALD LAWRENCE  (1321140)  RAFVR; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, EE115 PG-G of No 619 Sqn, which crashed near Huxter en-route to Berlin.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

31-Aug

Plt Off

METCALFE, FREDERICK GERARD  (156065)  RAFVR; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, EE115 PG-G of No 619 Sqn, which crashed near Huxter en-route to Berlin.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

MYCOCK, WILLIAM GEORGE  (632110)  RAF; age: 22

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, EE115 PG-G of No 619 Sqn, which crashed near Huxter en-route to Berlin.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

31-Aug

Plt Off

JORDAN, PHILIP MICHAEL  (152221)  RAFVR; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Hurricane, BW852 of No 1 OTU.  He is buried in Arvida Protestant Cemetery

31-Aug

WO

PRATT, RICHARD WILLIAM  (523915)  RAF; age: 29

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling I, N6005 'D2' of No 1651 HCU, which spun into the ground near Shippea Hill during a transit flight from Downham Market to Waterbeach.  He is buried in Cambridge City Cemetery

31-Aug

Flt Sgt

COTTON, ROBERT GEORGE  (413818)  RNZAF; age: 25

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling I, N6005 'D2' of No 1651 HCU, which spun into the ground near Shippea Hill during a transit flight from Downham Market to Waterbeach.  He is buried in Cambridge City Cemetery

31-Aug

Flt Sgt

ELIOT, IVAN AUBREY  (415024)  RAAF; age: 31

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling I, N6005 'D2' of No 1651 HCU, which spun into the ground near Shippea Hill during a transit flight from Downham Market to Waterbeach.  He is buried in Cambridge City Cemetery

31-Aug

Flt Sgt

PAYNE, FREDERICK  (421987)  RNZAF; age: 23

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling I, N6005 'D2' of No 1651 HCU, which spun into the ground near Shippea Hill during a transit flight from Downham Market to Waterbeach.  He is buried in Cambridge City Cemetery

31-Aug

Flt Sgt

WEARNE, JOHN FREDERICK BICE  (412778)  RAAF; age: 23

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling I, N6005 'D2' of No 1651 HCU, which spun into the ground near Shippea Hill during a transit flight from Downham Market to Waterbeach.  He is buried in Cambridge City Cemetery

31-Aug

Fg Off

WOODS, CLARENCE WILLIAM DFM (402941)  RAAF; age: 28

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling I, N6005 'D2' of No 1651 HCU, which spun into the ground near Shippea Hill during a transit flight from Downham Market to Waterbeach.  He is buried in Cambridge City Cemetery

31-Aug

Flt Sgt

YENSEN, GEORGE LOUIS  (421954)  RAAF; age: 20

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling I, N6005 'D2' of No 1651 HCU, which spun into the ground near Shippea Hill during a transit flight from Downham Market to Waterbeach.  He is buried in Cambridge City Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

IRWIN, PATRICK  (1186092)  RAFVR; age: 28

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling I, N6005 'D2' of No 1651 HCU, which spun into the ground near Shippea Hill during a transit flight from Downham Market to Waterbeach.  He is buried in Glenlara Old Graveyard

31-Aug

Sgt

PARSONS, DEREK  (1673114)  RAFVR; age: 21

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling I, N6005 'D2' of No 1651 HCU, which spun into the ground near Shippea Hill during a transit flight from Downham Market to Waterbeach.  He is buried in Stockton-on-Tees (Oxbridge Lane) Cemetery

31-Aug

Plt Off

CORCORAN, JOHN  (148532)  RAFVR; age: 22

He was probably killed whilst flying in Oxford II, X7306 of No 21 SFTS, which crashed near Figtree in Southern Rhodesia.  He is buried in Bulawayo (Athlone) Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

WALL, JOHN PATRICK  (533830)  RAF; age: 25

He was probably killed whilst flying in Oxford II, X7306 of No 21 SFTS, which crashed near Figtree in Southern Rhodesia.  He is buried in Bulawayo (Athlone) Cemetery

31-Aug

Sgt

PETRE, CHARLES ERIC  (1322016)  RAFVR; age: 22

He was killed whilst flying in Master II, DM404 of No 3 GTS, which flew into the ground near the Farmers Arms at Lower Apperley, Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire.  He is buried in Stoke Orchard (St James the Great) Churchyard

31-Aug

Flt Lt

BARKLA, JOHN MICHAEL  (129760)  RAFVR; age: 27

He was serving with No 31 Mobile Field Hospital at the time of his death, the cause of which has not yet been ascertained.  He is buried in Medjez-el-Bab War Cemetery

31-Aug

LAC

LEWIS, NORMAN  (616143)  RAF; age: ?

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

31-Aug

AC2

GUEST, STANLEY FARLEY  (1284775)  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

31-Aug

Sgt

BYERS, GEORGE  (1548843)  RAFVR; age: 24

He was serving in the UK and was fatally injured whilst cycling down a steep hill near Tetbury station.  He is buried in West Auckland Cemetery.

31-Aug

LAC

COCHRANE, WILLIAM JOHN  (339802)  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 Newton Abbott.  He is buried in Exeter Higher Cemetery

31-Aug

WO

CUNNINGHAM, MALCOLM  (590434)  RAF; 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 Oxford.  He is buried in Kidlington burial Ground

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