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Casualties - 1 - 2 January 1944


01-Jan

HARTLEY, RAYMOND (88225) age: 30 RAFVR

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Typhoon IB, JR213 of No 183 Sqn, which spun into the ground at Chywood Farm near Falmouth.  He is buried in Brookwood Military Cemetery

01-Jan

FINCH, LESLIE () age: 23 RAFVR

LAC

He was killed/died whilst serving with No 272 Sqn, but the exact circumstances have not yet been ascertained.  He is buried in Catania War Cemetery, Sicily

01-Jan

ROBERTSON, DONALD STUART (R/179340) age: 20 RCAF

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Oxford I, LW914 of No 11 (P) AFU, which flew into high ground near Cardington, Shropshire.  He is buried in Chester (Blacon) Cemetery

01-Jan

McFARLANE, ROBERT (1001904) age: 21 RAFVR

LAC

He was killed/died whilst serving with No 167 MU, but the exact circumstances have not yet been ascertained.  He is buried in Massicault War Cemetery

01-Jan

WALMSLEY, KENNETH EASTWOOD (1750354) age: 19 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington IC, R1086 of No 28 OTU, which crashed at Southwick near Fareham following an engine fire during a Nickel sortie to France.  He was cremated at  Manchester Crematorium

01-Jan

BOOK, ARCHIBALD NEVILLE (J/23434) age: 24 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Beaufort, NE309 of No 304 FTU, which lost on a training flight.  He is buried in Bowmore New Parish Churchyard, Isle of Islay

01-Jan

YOUNGE-HART, LESLIE GEORGE(1390670) age: Unknown RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed/died whilst serving at TAF HQ, but the exact circumstances have not yet been ascertained.  He is buried in Bari War Cemetery

01-Jan

SIMPSON, WILLIAM GEORGE VICTOR (799744) age: 46 RAFVR

Cpl

He was serving in the UK but the exact cause has yet to be ascertained, his death being registered in Newton Abbott.  He is buried in Torquay Cemetery and Extension

01-Jan

GREVILLE, DONALD GLYNDWR (143449) age: 22 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was possibly killed whilst flying in Beaufighter IIF, R2034 of No 63 OTU, which he abandoned near Slimbridge in Gloucestershire but did not survive.  He is buried in Drefach (Capel Seion) Congregational Chapelyard.

01-Jan

DOUGLAS, DAVID (1374193) age: 36 RAFVR

AC1

He was serving in the UK but the exact cause has yet to be ascertained, his death being registered in Scotland?.  He is buried in Cambusnethan Cemetery

01-Jan

SCOTT, EDWARD (1134688) age: 23 RAFVR

Sgt

He was serving in the UK but the exact cause has yet to be ascertained, his death being registered in Truro.  He is buried in Medomsley (St Mary Magdalene) Churchyard

02-Jan

OSBORNE, JOSEPH CAMPBELL (49749) age: Unknown RAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB682 MG-A of No 7 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter at Ramsel near Lingen during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

02-Jan

DONAHUE, CARROLL JOSEPH (J/17152) age: 22 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB682 MG-A of No 7 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter at Ramsel near Lingen during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

02-Jan

WARWICK, ROBERT GEORGE(1318846) age: 23 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB682 MG-A of No 7 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter at Ramsel near Lingen during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

02-Jan

ROBERTS, GERALD VINCENT (577100) age: 20 RAF

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB682 MG-A of No 7 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter at Ramsel near Lingen during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

02-Jan

JAGGARD, HAROLD ROYSTON (39634) age: 27 RAF

Sqn Ldr

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB682 MG-A of No 7 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter at Ramsel near Lingen during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

02-Jan

TAYLOR, ALBERT EDWARD (44406) age: 28 RAF

Sqn Ldr

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB682 MG-A of No 7 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter at Ramsel near Lingen during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

02-Jan

WILLIAMS, JOHN THEODORE(1381756) age: 35 RAFVR

WO

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB682 MG-A of No 7 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter at Ramsel near Lingen during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

02-Jan

WARD, GEOFFREY (148184) age: 23 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JA711 WS-A of No 9 Sqn, which crashed at Weyhausen during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

02-Jan

JAMES, GEORGE LLOYD (658864) age: Unknown RAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JA711 WS-A of No 9 Sqn, which crashed at Weyhausen during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

02-Jan

DIXON, NORMAN FREDERICK (1438149) age: 19 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JA711 WS-A of No 9 Sqn, which crashed at Weyhausen during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

02-Jan

BEDWELL, GEORGE FREDERICK KENNETH (1250631) age: 24 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JA711 WS-A of No 9 Sqn, which crashed at Weyhausen during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

02-Jan

KEENE, ERIC DOUGLAS (1577631) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JA711 WS-A of No 9 Sqn, which crashed at Weyhausen during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

02-Jan

SUTTON, JACK (1140041) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JA711 WS-A of No 9 Sqn, which crashed at Weyhausen during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

02-Jan

DORAN, WILLARD LAWRENCE (R/159101) age: 21 RCAF

WO II

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JA711 WS-A of No 9 Sqn, which crashed at Weyhausen during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

02-Jan

SMITH, DENNIS LESLIE(1230432) age: 21 RAFVR

Sgt

He died from injuries sustained when his parachute failed to deploy after abandoning Lancaster III, ND325 PM-C of No 12 Sqn, which went on to make a forced landing at Wingsbach on a raid to Berlin the previous day.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

02-Jan

BRODIE, RICHARD FREDERICK CHARLES (136196) age: 21 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Spitfire IX, MA627 of No 43 Sqn, which collided with MA535 of the same unit on the approach to Capodichino.  He is buried in Naples War Cemetery.

02-Jan

BAKER, ROY BARRY (151360) age: 29 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, W4831 KM-C of No 44 Sqn, which came down near Lynow during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

02-Jan

BLAHA, OLDRICH DENNIS (143580) age: 21 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, W4831 KM-C of No 44 Sqn, which came down near Lynow during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

02-Jan

WOODS, JAMES WORDSWORTH (158426) age: 34 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, W4831 KM-C of No 44 Sqn, which came down near Lynow during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

02-Jan

HOLMES A'COURT, WALTER ALEXANDER (J/18161) age: 20 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, W4831 KM-C of No 44 Sqn, which came down near Lynow during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

02-Jan

DICKINSON, RONALD (1487374) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, W4831 KM-C of No 44 Sqn, which came down near Lynow during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

02-Jan

KIDLEY, ROBERT ARTHUR (1149461) age: 27 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, W4831 KM-C of No 44 Sqn, which came down near Lynow during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

02-Jan

NORTON, HARRY ARTHUR (1575441) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, W4831 KM-C of No 44 Sqn, which came down near Lynow during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

02-Jan

MYERS, THEODORE WESLEY (R/157603) age: 28 RCAF

WO II

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, W4831 KM-C of No 44 Sqn, which came down near Lynow during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

02-Jan

STOREY, JOHN (136367) age: 22 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, DV344 QR-V of No 61 Sqn, which came down at Wiesenhagen during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

02-Jan

CUNNINGHAM, RONALD PERCY (110558) age: Unknown RAFVR

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, DV344 QR-V of No 61 Sqn, which came down at Wiesenhagen during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

02-Jan

BUTLER, WILLIAM CHARLES (422417) age: 20 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, DV344 QR-V of No 61 Sqn, which came down at Wiesenhagen during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

02-Jan

WILLIAMS, MERVYN STEPHEN (643674) age: 22 RAF

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, DV344 QR-V of No 61 Sqn, which came down at Wiesenhagen during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

02-Jan

BARBOUR, ROBERT ROSS (1349602) age: 21 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, DV344 QR-V of No 61 Sqn, which came down at Wiesenhagen during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

02-Jan

GLEADLE, ARTHUR FREDERICK (1526801) age: 21 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, DV344 QR-V of No 61 Sqn, which came down at Wiesenhagen during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

02-Jan

LUNNISS, EDWARD (1874918) age: 21 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, DV344 QR-V of No 61 Sqn, which came down at Wiesenhagen during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

02-Jan

SHIRLEY, ALFRED VERNON (151431) age: 26 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM377 QR-F of No 61 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter and crashed at Buren en-route to Berlin.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

02-Jan

WILLARD, ERNEST ARTHUR CHENERY (50789) age: 21 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM377 QR-F of No 61 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter and crashed at Buren en-route to Berlin.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

02-Jan

SHARPE, GEORGE EDWARD (J/21834) age: 23 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM377 QR-F of No 61 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter and crashed at Buren en-route to Berlin.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

02-Jan

CHURCHER, WILLIAM JOHN (965799) age: 23 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM377 QR-F of No 61 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter and crashed at Buren en-route to Berlin.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

02-Jan

IMBER, BASIL GEORGE(1609563) age: 19 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM377 QR-F of No 61 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter and crashed at Buren en-route to Berlin.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

02-Jan

PATRICK, HENRY (1545237) age: 22 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM377 QR-F of No 61 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter and crashed at Buren en-route to Berlin.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

02-Jan

ROSS, ALEXANDER (1368936) age: 21 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM377 QR-F of No 61 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter and crashed at Buren en-route to Berlin.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

02-Jan

COVE, DONALD CHARLES (1295276) age: 23 RAFVR

LAC

He was serving with No 76 Sqn but the exact cause has yet to be ascertained, his death being registered in York.  He is buried in Kensal Green (All Souls') Cemetery

02-Jan

JAMES, WALTER JOHN (135088) age: Unknown RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ND354 OL-A of No 83 Sqn, which exploded in the air and crashed at Lutten en-route to Berlin.  He is buried in Sage War Cemetery

02-Jan

PEARSON, ARTHUR BARTON (421382) age: 23 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ND354 OL-A of No 83 Sqn, which exploded in the air and crashed at Lutten en-route to Berlin.  He is buried in Sage War Cemetery

02-Jan

NAIRN, ALEX FREDERICK (415350) age: 24 RAAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ND354 OL-A of No 83 Sqn, which exploded in the air and crashed at Lutten en-route to Berlin.  He is buried in Sage War Cemetery

02-Jan

ALLEN, RICHARD WILLIAM (1529131) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ND354 OL-A of No 83 Sqn, which exploded in the air and crashed at Lutten en-route to Berlin.  He is buried in Sage War Cemetery

02-Jan

WALL, WILLIAM ALFRED (1576531) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ND354 OL-A of No 83 Sqn, which exploded in the air and crashed at Lutten en-route to Berlin.  He is buried in Sage War Cemetery

02-Jan

ABERCROMBY, WILLIAM (44971) age: 33 RAF

Wg Cdr

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ND354 OL-A of No 83 Sqn, which exploded in the air and crashed at Lutten en-route to Berlin.  He is buried in Sage War Cemetery

02-Jan

HALLORAN, WILLIAM RICHARD (R/119691) age: 30 RCAF

WO II

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ND354 OL-A of No 83 Sqn, which exploded in the air and crashed at Lutten en-route to Berlin.  He is buried in Sage War Cemetery

02-Jan

MOONEY, ROBERT LEO (120499) age: 23 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JA960 OF-E of No 97 Sqn, which was shot down by flak over Aachen en-route to Berlin.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

02-Jan

WOOLF, GODFREY (421345) age: 19 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JA960 OF-E of No 97 Sqn, which was shot down by flak over Aachen en-route to Berlin.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

02-Jan

SMITH, GEORGE EDWARD (616653) age: Unknown RAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JA960 OF-E of No 97 Sqn, which was shot down by flak over Aachen en-route to Berlin.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

02-Jan

CAMERON, NORMAN DAVIDSON (107716) age: 23 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JA960 OF-E of No 97 Sqn, which was shot down by flak over Aachen en-route to Berlin.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

02-Jan

WORSDALE, JACK (1111874) age: 25 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JA960 OF-E of No 97 Sqn, which was shot down by flak over Aachen en-route to Berlin.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

02-Jan

JOHNSON, GEORGE ALBERT (170252) age: Unknown RAFVR

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JA960 OF-E of No 97 Sqn, which was shot down by flak over Aachen en-route to Berlin.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

02-Jan

GREY, FELIX BERNARD (1119682) age: 36 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JA960 OF-E of No 97 Sqn, which was shot down by flak over Aachen en-route to Berlin.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

02-Jan

CHINERY, ROY WILLIAM (568065) age: 23 RAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB740 HW-R of No 100 Sqn, which came down at Rotlorf near Helmstedt en-route to Berlin.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

02-Jan

DWELLY, JOHN ALDRIDGE(1324551) age: 32 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB740 HW-R of No 100 Sqn, which came down at Rotlorf near Helmstedt en-route to Berlin.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

02-Jan

FAWCETT, DUDLEY SYDNEY (1485213) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB740 HW-R of No 100 Sqn, which came down at Rotlorf near Helmstedt en-route to Berlin.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

02-Jan

GOORAVITCH, JACK BERNARD (1894978) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB740 HW-R of No 100 Sqn, which came down at Rotlorf near Helmstedt en-route to Berlin.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

02-Jan

JESSOP, DAVID RICHARD (1390320) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB740 HW-R of No 100 Sqn, which came down at Rotlorf near Helmstedt en-route to Berlin.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

02-Jan

JOHN, GLYN (1316412) age: 22 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB740 HW-R of No 100 Sqn, which came down at Rotlorf near Helmstedt en-route to Berlin.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

02-Jan

MONK, GUY (749827) age: 37 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB740 HW-R of No 100 Sqn, which came down at Rotlorf near Helmstedt en-route to Berlin.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

02-Jan

JONES, T USAAF() age: Killed

T Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, DV307 SR-Z of No 101 Sqn, which was lost without a trace during an ABC sortie to Berlin.  He is buried in Walls of the Missing, Cambridge US Military Cemetery

02-Jan

KENNEDY, SIDNEY IVOR (132867) age: Unknown RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, DV307 SR-Z of No 101 Sqn, which was lost without a trace during an ABC sortie to Berlin.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

02-Jan

DURINGER, ALFRED HERBERT (130448) age: 31 RAFVR

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, DV307 SR-Z of No 101 Sqn, which was lost without a trace during an ABC sortie to Berlin.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

02-Jan

WRIGHT, THOMAS (161476) age: 21 RAFVR

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, DV307 SR-Z of No 101 Sqn, which was lost without a trace during an ABC sortie to Berlin.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

02-Jan

ZEAL, BERNARD WILLIAM (159439) age: 31 RAFVR

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, DV307 SR-Z of No 101 Sqn, which was lost without a trace during an ABC sortie to Berlin.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

02-Jan

CALVERT, THOMAS (1623515) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, DV307 SR-Z of No 101 Sqn, which was lost without a trace during an ABC sortie to Berlin.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

02-Jan

ROBERTSON, IAN (112684) age: 22 RAFVR

Sqn Ldr

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, DV307 SR-Z of No 101 Sqn, which was lost without a trace during an ABC sortie to Berlin.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

02-Jan

PLAYER, SAMUEL THOMAS (908932) age: 23 RAFVR

WO

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, DV307 SR-Z of No 101 Sqn, which was lost without a trace during an ABC sortie to Berlin.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

02-Jan

SUDDICK, WILLIAM EDWARD (J/17136) age: 23 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, DV308 SR-V of No 101 Sqn, which was lost without a trace during an ABC sortie to Berlin.  He is buried in Gosselies Communal Cemetery

02-Jan

ZUBIC, FRANK JOSEPH (J/27319) age: 18 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, DV308 SR-V of No 101 Sqn, which was lost without a trace during an ABC sortie to Berlin.  He is buried in Gosselies Communal Cemetery

02-Jan

CONNON, GEORGE CHRISTIE(1566901) age: Unknown RAF

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, DV308 SR-V of No 101 Sqn, which was lost without a trace during an ABC sortie to Berlin.  He is buried in Gosselies Communal Cemetery

02-Jan

SOMERS, LAWRENCE FRAZER (1850393) age: 19 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, DV308 SR-V of No 101 Sqn, which was lost without a trace during an ABC sortie to Berlin.  He is buried in Gosselies Communal Cemetery

02-Jan

EDGE, ERIC (1074118) age: 21 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB642 ZN-J of No 106 Sqn, which came down at Hoya on the banks of the River Weser during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

02-Jan

THOMAS, THEOPHILUS JOHN (1315500) age: 23 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB642 ZN-J of No 106 Sqn, which came down at Hoya on the banks of the River Weser during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

02-Jan

GARNETT, FREDERICK HORACE(158579) age: 21 RAFVR

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB642 ZN-J of No 106 Sqn, which came down at Hoya on the banks of the River Weser during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

02-Jan

McLEAN, DAVID (949983) age: 27 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB642 ZN-J of No 106 Sqn, which came down at Hoya on the banks of the River Weser during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

02-Jan

PEASE, ERNEST MONTAGUE JOHN (1436156) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB642 ZN-J of No 106 Sqn, which came down at Hoya on the banks of the River Weser during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

02-Jan

WITHINGTON, JOHN ALFRED (1628244) age: 18 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB642 ZN-J of No 106 Sqn, which came down at Hoya on the banks of the River Weser during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

02-Jan

MATTICK, STANLEY RICHARD (1315894) age: Unknown RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB645 ZN-F of No 106 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

02-Jan

HOLBOURN, EDWIN CECIL (156071) age: 27 RAFVR

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB645 ZN-F of No 106 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

02-Jan

BURTON, EDWARD NICHOLS (1494673) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB645 ZN-F of No 106 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

02-Jan

DYER, JOHN HAROLD (1217992) age: 21 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB645 ZN-F of No 106 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

02-Jan

MALLETT, THOMAS HENRY (1484062) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB645 ZN-F of No 106 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

02-Jan

POWELL, THOMAS TREVOR (1322456) age: 21 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB645 ZN-F of No 106 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

02-Jan

WALMSLEY, HERBERT VINCENT (1673473) age: 21 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB645 ZN-F of No 106 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

02-Jan

CHARMAN, PETER JAMES (1381658) age: 21 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Vengence, AN991 of No 110 Sqn, which burst into flames due to engine problems during an attack on the Kalewa-Fort White Road.  He is commemorated on the Singapore Memorial

02-Jan

BELL, JOHN (1133841) age: 22 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JA925 GT-L of No 156 Sqn, which was lost without a trace during a raid to Berlin.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

02-Jan

HEADLEY, GEORGE MATHEW (2206703) age: 19 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JA925 GT-L of No 156 Sqn, which was lost without a trace during a raid to Berlin.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

02-Jan

HINKS, BRINLEY CHARLES (1074123) age: 20 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JA925 GT-L of No 156 Sqn, which was lost without a trace during a raid to Berlin.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

02-Jan

BOWEN, ROLAND JOHN (54028) age: 23 RAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JA925 GT-L of No 156 Sqn, which was lost without a trace during a raid to Berlin.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

02-Jan

LYFORD, PERCY ROBERT (159425) age: 21 RAFVR

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JA925 GT-L of No 156 Sqn, which was lost without a trace during a raid to Berlin.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

02-Jan

VICKERS, GEOFFREY (158905) age: 22 RAFVR

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JA925 GT-L of No 156 Sqn, which was lost without a trace during a raid to Berlin.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

02-Jan

FAWCETT, ROWLAND EDEN (43032) age: Unknown RAF

Sqn Ldr

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JA925 GT-L of No 156 Sqn, which was lost without a trace during a raid to Berlin.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

02-Jan

RAPER, WILLIAM (9361) age: 37 RAAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB476 GT-R of No 156 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

02-Jan

ROBERTSON, WILLIAM ALFRED (412190) age: 28 RAAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB476 GT-R of No 156 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

02-Jan

DOCHERTY, THOMAS (125501) age: Unknown RAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB476 GT-R of No 156 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

02-Jan

LUMSDEN, WILLIAM (1061816) age: 21 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB476 GT-R of No 156 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

02-Jan

MURRAY, JACK (1502110) age: Unknown RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB476 GT-R of No 156 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

02-Jan

GYNTHER, CLARENCE LLOYD (22067) age: 25 RAAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB476 GT-R of No 156 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

02-Jan

GILL, LESLIE FRANK (53946) age: 23 RAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB476 GT-R of No 156 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

02-Jan

FLETCHER, MERVYN SYLVESTER (402074) age: 32 RAAF

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB703 GT-X of No 156 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

02-Jan

HORNER, CYRIL FRANK (123859) age: Unknown RAFVR

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB703 GT-X of No 156 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

02-Jan

HUDSON, RAYMOND JOHN (1500264) age: 20 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB703 GT-X of No 156 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

02-Jan

MILLS, DENNIS ARTHUR (1509562) age: Unknown RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB703 GT-X of No 156 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

02-Jan

THORINGTON, FREDERICK (1294394) age: 23 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB703 GT-X of No 156 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

02-Jan

HANDLEY, CHRISTOPHER MARK (156428) age: 23 RAFVR

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB703 GT-X of No 156 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

02-Jan

STEWART, RONALD GEORGE FALCONAR (145856) age: 23 RAFVR

Sqn Ldr

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB703 GT-X of No 156 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

02-Jan

BOLSOVER, ALAN RICHARD (132852) age: 31 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ND384 GT-D of No 156 Sqn, which came down at Grandrieu (Hainaut) on the return from a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Chievres Communal Cemetery

02-Jan

WATERHOUSE, VICTOR (149100) age: 24 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ND384 GT-D of No 156 Sqn, which came down at Grandrieu (Hainaut) on the return from a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Chievres Communal Cemetery

02-Jan

BARRY, GEORGE(1010397) age: 23 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ND384 GT-D of No 156 Sqn, which came down at Grandrieu (Hainaut) on the return from a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Chievres Communal Cemetery

02-Jan

UNDERWOOD, RONALD (1432425) age: Unknown RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ND384 GT-D of No 156 Sqn, which came down at Grandrieu (Hainaut) on the return from a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Chievres Communal Cemetery

02-Jan

BLANCHETT, CHARLES EDWARD (158670) age: 29 RAFVR

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ND384 GT-D of No 156 Sqn, which came down at Grandrieu (Hainaut) on the return from a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Chievres Communal Cemetery

02-Jan

BOND, GERALD PETER ROBERT (149966) age: 22 RAFVR

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ND384 GT-D of No 156 Sqn, which came down at Grandrieu (Hainaut) on the return from a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Chievres Communal Cemetery

02-Jan

MORASSI, ALLAN (161088) age: 21 RAFVR

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ND384 GT-D of No 156 Sqn, which came down at Grandrieu (Hainaut) on the return from a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Chievres Communal Cemetery

02-Jan

STERRY, JOHN FREDERICK STEWART (1267722) age: 36 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed/died whilst serving with No 173 Sqn, but the exact circumstances have not yet been ascertained.  He is buried in Madras War Cemetery, Chennai

02-Jan

BOTELL, HENRY SLADE(120786) age: 29 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was probably killed whilst flying in Beaufighter VI, JL536 of No 177 Sqn, which flew into high ground near Feni during a transit flight.  He is buried in Maynamati War Cemetery

02-Jan

WESTWOOD, WILLIAM JOHN (117877) age: 35 RAFVR

Flt Lt

He was probably killed whilst flying in Beaufighter VI, JL536 of No 177 Sqn, which flew into high ground near Feni during a transit flight.  He is buried in Maynamati War Cemetery

02-Jan

CLARK, RONALD (2208987) age: 19 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, DV370 EM-L of No 207 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

02-Jan

HOLLAND, FRANK (1580714) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, DV370 EM-L of No 207 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

02-Jan

O'MAHONY, JOSEPH CLEMENT (1795144) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, DV370 EM-L of No 207 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

02-Jan

PORTEOUS, FRANCIS WILLIAM (1386730) age: 23 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, DV370 EM-L of No 207 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

02-Jan

WARDLE, KEITH HARRY HACKNEY (1819580) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, DV370 EM-L of No 207 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

02-Jan

BOTTRELL, WILLIAM JOHN (158790) age: 29 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, DV370 EM-L of No 207 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

02-Jan

ECCLESTONE, STANLEY (1268286) age: 21 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, DV370 EM-L of No 207 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

02-Jan

SCOTT, HUGH MACKENZIE(169044) age: 26 RAFVR

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, W4892 EM-T of No 207 Sqn, which came down near the Daimler Benz works at Genshagen during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

02-Jan

GOSNEY, LEONARD DAVID (J/19457) age: 21 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, W4892 EM-T of No 207 Sqn, which came down near the Daimler Benz works at Genshagen during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

02-Jan

WATT, PETER SYDNEY (415046) age: 23 RNZAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, W4892 EM-T of No 207 Sqn, which came down near the Daimler Benz works at Genshagen during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

02-Jan

CANT, WILLIAM JOSEPH (1716088) age: 35 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, W4892 EM-T of No 207 Sqn, which came down near the Daimler Benz works at Genshagen during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

02-Jan

LAWRIE, ALEXANDER WILLIAM (1030402) age: 24 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, W4892 EM-T of No 207 Sqn, which came down near the Daimler Benz works at Genshagen during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

02-Jan

MORGAN, FRANK (1306780) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, W4892 EM-T of No 207 Sqn, which came down near the Daimler Benz works at Genshagen during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

02-Jan

SOLOMON, F B USAAF() age: Killed

1 Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, W4892 EM-T of No 207 Sqn, which came down near the Daimler Benz works at Genshagen during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in US Military Cemetery, Neuville-en-Condroz

02-Jan

DeBardeleben, W A USAAF() age: Killed

Flt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, W4892 EM-T of No 207 Sqn, which came down near the Daimler Benz works at Genshagen during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in US Military Cemetery, Neuville-en-Condroz

02-Jan

VAN DEN BROECK, ALBERT ETIENNE (1424850) age: Unknown RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Spitfire VB, BL565 'E' of No 349 Sqn, which came down in the Channel following a combat with Fw 190s during a Rhubarb.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

02-Jan

CLARK, WILLIAM LEONARD JOHN (R/157740) age: 22 RCAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB280 LQ-K of No 405 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter near Nieuw Schoonebeek (Drenthe) en-route to a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Schoonebeek (Oud Schoonebeek) General Cemetery

02-Jan

DONNELLY, THOMAS HENRY DFM (J/17137) age: 23 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB280 LQ-K of No 405 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter near Nieuw Schoonebeek (Drenthe) en-route to a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Schoonebeek (Oud Schoonebeek) General Cemetery

02-Jan

SALABA, ALEXANDER JERRY (J/14787) age: 23 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB280 LQ-K of No 405 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter near Nieuw Schoonebeek (Drenthe) en-route to a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Schoonebeek (Oud Schoonebeek) General Cemetery

02-Jan

MILLER, LESLIE GEORGE ROBERT (1603616) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB280 LQ-K of No 405 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter near Nieuw Schoonebeek (Drenthe) en-route to a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Schoonebeek (Oud Schoonebeek) General Cemetery

02-Jan

WATTS, RONALD EVEREST (1818766) age: 33 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB280 LQ-K of No 405 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter near Nieuw Schoonebeek (Drenthe) en-route to a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Schoonebeek (Oud Schoonebeek) General Cemetery

02-Jan

WEST, BRIAN SIDNEY JAMES (1337836) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB280 LQ-K of No 405 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter near Nieuw Schoonebeek (Drenthe) en-route to a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Schoonebeek (Oud Schoonebeek) General Cemetery

02-Jan

ZIMMER, RONALD (R/186556) age: 22 RCAF

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB280 LQ-K of No 405 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter near Nieuw Schoonebeek (Drenthe) en-route to a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Schoonebeek (Oud Schoonebeek) General Cemetery

02-Jan

CAMPBELL, ALLAN PAUL (J/21371) age: 22 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB737 LQ-R of No 405 Sqn, which came down near St-Pol-sur-Ternoise (Pas-de-Calais) en-route to a raid on Berlin.  He is buried in St Pol War Cemetery

02-Jan

CAMERON, BRUCCLARK (R/65760) age: 25 RCAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB737 LQ-R of No 405 Sqn, which came down near St-Pol-sur-Ternoise (Pas-de-Calais) en-route to a raid on Berlin.  He is buried in St Pol War Cemetery

02-Jan

DUNNE, JAMES BARRY (J/19523) age: 23 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB737 LQ-R of No 405 Sqn, which came down near St-Pol-sur-Ternoise (Pas-de-Calais) en-route to a raid on Berlin.  He is buried in St Pol War Cemetery

02-Jan

GAVIN, THOMAS DONALD (J/19119) age: 21 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB737 LQ-R of No 405 Sqn, which came down near St-Pol-sur-Ternoise (Pas-de-Calais) en-route to a raid on Berlin.  He is buried in St Pol War Cemetery

02-Jan

REDHEAD, JAMES (1048952) age: 22 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB737 LQ-R of No 405 Sqn, which came down near St-Pol-sur-Ternoise (Pas-de-Calais) en-route to a raid on Berlin.  He is buried in St Pol War Cemetery

02-Jan

ROBINSON, AUBREY (420402) age: 27 RAAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB606 AR-H of No 460 Sqn, which came down at Muckendorf during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

02-Jan

TRUSCOTT, EDWARD CHARLES (409619) age: 29 RAAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB606 AR-H of No 460 Sqn, which came down at Muckendorf during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

02-Jan

BENNETT, HENRY EDWARD (145380) age: 30 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB606 AR-H of No 460 Sqn, which came down at Muckendorf during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

02-Jan

CHESTER, LAMBERT ALBERT (420146) age: 32 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB606 AR-H of No 460 Sqn, which came down at Muckendorf during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

02-Jan

LAWN, RONALD HERBERT (427652) age: 31 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB606 AR-H of No 460 Sqn, which came down at Muckendorf during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

02-Jan

ROWLEY, REGINALD WILLIAM (409747) age: 29 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB606 AR-H of No 460 Sqn, which came down at Muckendorf during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

02-Jan

FLEMING, WILLIAM (1294322) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB606 AR-H of No 460 Sqn, which came down at Muckendorf during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

02-Jan

PICKWORTH, COLIN REGINALD (421122) age: 20 RAAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB738 AR-T of No 460 Sqn, which crashed shortly after taking off from Binbrook en-route to a raid on Berlin.  He is buried in Cambridge City Cemetery

02-Jan

KNYVETT, BARRINGTON ARMITAGE(402869) age: 28 RAAF

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB738 AR-T of No 460 Sqn, which crashed shortly after taking off from Binbrook en-route to a raid on Berlin.  He is buried in Cambridge City Cemetery

02-Jan

DOBINSON, JULIAN (410467) age: 26 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB738 AR-T of No 460 Sqn, which crashed shortly after taking off from Binbrook en-route to a raid on Berlin.  He is buried in Cambridge City Cemetery

02-Jan

FARTHING, JOHN WARREN ALEXANDER (421860) age: 20 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB738 AR-T of No 460 Sqn, which crashed shortly after taking off from Binbrook en-route to a raid on Berlin.  He is buried in Cambridge City Cemetery

02-Jan

GILL, HENRY JOHN (420874) age: 31 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB738 AR-T of No 460 Sqn, which crashed shortly after taking off from Binbrook en-route to a raid on Berlin.  He is buried in Cambridge City Cemetery

02-Jan

ROSS, EDWIN JOHN (407562) age: 23 RAAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB738 AR-T of No 460 Sqn, which crashed shortly after taking off from Binbrook en-route to a raid on Berlin.  He is buried in Cambridge City Cemetery

02-Jan

TRETT, RONALD DENNIS (1801670) age: 21 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB738 AR-T of No 460 Sqn, which crashed shortly after taking off from Binbrook en-route to a raid on Berlin.  He is buried in/or was cremated at  Islington Cemetery and Crematorium

02-Jan

SADLER, MAURICE EDWARD (422008) age: 20 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, W4897 JO-Q of No 463 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Berlin.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

02-Jan

SAMPEY, WILLIAM ALBERT (427153) age: 22 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, W4897 JO-Q of No 463 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Berlin.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

02-Jan

REDGRAVE, CHARLES DEREK (R/159999) age: 22 RCAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, W4897 JO-Q of No 463 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Berlin.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

02-Jan

LAWSON, STANLEY WALLACE(410244) age: 21 RAAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, W4897 JO-Q of No 463 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Berlin.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

02-Jan

CHITTENDEN, PETER (1865965) age: 19 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, W4897 JO-Q of No 463 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Berlin.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

02-Jan

EGGLESON, FREDERICK CHARLES (1333561) age: 21 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, W4897 JO-Q of No 463 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Berlin.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

02-Jan

SMITH, ALEXANDER GERALD (1601144) age: 21 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, W4897 JO-Q of No 463 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Berlin.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

02-Jan

MAIDSTONE, RAYMOND JOSEPH ALFRED (132722) age: 20 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM372 PO-K of No 467 Sqn, which came down near Celleen-route to a raid on Berlin.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

02-Jan

PATKIN, LEO BRAHAM (401146) age: 30 RAAF

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM372 PO-K of No 467 Sqn, which came down near Celleen-route to a raid on Berlin.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

02-Jan

BLACKWELL, WILLIAM DONALD (415497) age: 28 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM372 PO-K of No 467 Sqn, which came down near Celleen-route to a raid on Berlin.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

02-Jan

BOETTCHER, ARTHUR HAROLD (414305) age: 26 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM372 PO-K of No 467 Sqn, which came down near Celleen-route to a raid on Berlin.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

02-Jan

MUDIE, JAMES (29886) age: 21 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM372 PO-K of No 467 Sqn, which came down near Celleen-route to a raid on Berlin.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

02-Jan

SCOTT, HENRY DOUGLAS (410611) age: 30 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM372 PO-K of No 467 Sqn, which came down near Celleen-route to a raid on Berlin.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

02-Jan

LITCHFIELD, GEORGE ANDREW (1579416) age: 21 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM372 PO-K of No 467 Sqn, which came down near Celleen-route to a raid on Berlin.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

02-Jan

CHAMBERS, RALPH (1482755) age: 37 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM372 PO-K of No 467 Sqn, which came down near Celleen-route to a raid on Berlin.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

02-Jan

CAPEL, MICHAEL GEORG(1387274) age: 21 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, DV345 BQ- of No 550 Sqn, which crashed at Whaplode Drove near Spalding on its return from a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Cambridge City Cemetery

02-Jan

TAYLOR, CHARLES WILLIAM (R/160156) age: 22 RCAF

WO II

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, DV345 BQ- of No 550 Sqn, which crashed at Whaplode Drove near Spalding on its return from a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Cambridge City Cemetery

02-Jan

ROUNDING, JOHN RAYMOND (1239106) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, DV345 BQ- of No 550 Sqn, which crashed at Whaplode Drove near Spalding on its return from a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Harpham (St John of Beverley) Churchyard

02-Jan

DE MENTEN DE HORN, GEORGES MARIGHISLAIN (FX117431) age: Unknown RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, DV345 BQ- of No 550 Sqn, which crashed at Whaplode Drove near Spalding on its return from a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in The Maidenhead Register

02-Jan

O'MEARA, PATRICK PETER (916300) age: 28 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, DV345 BQ- of No 550 Sqn, which crashed at Whaplode Drove near Spalding on its return from a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Tipperary (St  Michael's) New Cemetery

02-Jan

SKELTON, EDWARD (1473051) age: 19 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, DV345 BQ- of No 550 Sqn, which crashed at Whaplode Drove near Spalding on its return from a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Wold Newton (All Saints) Churchyard

02-Jan

BRYSON, JAMES GILMOUR (134999) age: Unknown RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, DV189 BQ-T2 of No 550 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter near Hoya en-route to a raid on Berlin.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

02-Jan

ROXBY, THOMAS FRANCIS MAUDE(1396030) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, DV189 BQ-T2 of No 550 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter near Hoya en-route to a raid on Berlin.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

02-Jan

RUSSELL, DENNIS ERNEST (1444356) age: 22 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was probably killed whilst flying in Mosquito VI, LR272 of No 613 Sqn, which crashed in a forced landing at Ellisfield near Basingstoke.  He is buried in Hornchurch Cemetery.

02-Jan

KEMPIN, TOM WILLIAM (124511) age: 30 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was probably killed whilst flying in Mosquito VI, LR272 of No 613 Sqn, which crashed in a forced landing at Ellisfield near Basingstoke.  He is buried in Woodhouse Eaves (St Paul) Churchyard Extension.

02-Jan

TRAYLER, VICTOR NELSON (634398) age: 22 RAF

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, DV190 UM-B2 of No 626 Sqn, which came down at Gardelegen during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

02-Jan

WATERS, JOHN (618134) age: Unknown RAF

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, DV190 UM-B2 of No 626 Sqn, which came down at Gardelegen during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

02-Jan

ATKINSON, ERIC (2216077) age: 19 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, DV190 UM-B2 of No 626 Sqn, which came down at Gardelegen during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

02-Jan

BERRY, ERNEST (1133453) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, DV190 UM-B2 of No 626 Sqn, which came down at Gardelegen during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

02-Jan

DOULL, RONALD HENRY (1449870) age: 22 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, DV190 UM-B2 of No 626 Sqn, which came down at Gardelegen during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

02-Jan

HENDERSON, STANLEY (1084292) age: 23 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, DV190 UM-B2 of No 626 Sqn, which came down at Gardelegen during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

02-Jan

WESTERGAARD, NIELS ERIK (133578) age: 21 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB532 LE-X of No 630 Sqn, which came down near Grossbeuthen after being hit by flak on its return from a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

02-Jan

MACDONALD, DOUGLAS ALLISTER (J/14691) age: 20 RCAF

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB532 LE-X of No 630 Sqn, which came down near Grossbeuthen after being hit by flak on its return from a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

02-Jan

ROCHE, WILLIAM JOSEPH (426161) age: 29 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB532 LE-X of No 630 Sqn, which came down near Grossbeuthen after being hit by flak on its return from a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

02-Jan

JENKINS, WILLIAM (978344) age: Unknown RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB532 LE-X of No 630 Sqn, which came down near Grossbeuthen after being hit by flak on its return from a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

02-Jan

TURNBULL, JOHN MOWBRAY (1044419) age: 22 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB532 LE-X of No 630 Sqn, which came down near Grossbeuthen after being hit by flak on its return from a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

02-Jan

SMALE, ROBERT FRANCIS (646926) age: 21 RAF

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB532 LE-X of No 630 Sqn, which came down near Grossbeuthen after being hit by flak on its return from a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

02-Jan

TYRIE, WILLIAM RICHARD (1385473) age: 21 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB532 LE-X of No 630 Sqn, which came down near Grossbeuthen after being hit by flak on its return from a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

02-Jan

VARE, KENNETH FREDERICK (40273) age: 30 RAF

Sqn Ldr

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB532 LE-X of No 630 Sqn, which came down near Grossbeuthen after being hit by flak on its return from a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

02-Jan

TURNER, FRANCIS WILLIAM (1251390) age: 28 RAFVR

LAC

He was killed whilst serving with No 2804 Sqn RAF Regiment, but the circumstances of his death have not yet been ascertained, however his death was registered at Willesden.  He is buried in Willesden New Cemetery

02-Jan

SHETLIFF, RUSSELL BARTON REMINGTON (100156) age: 32 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was serving with No 1 ADU and died in the 63rd General Hospital.  He is buried in Heliopolis War Cemetery.

02-Jan

LAY, RONALD EDWARD (128576) age: 31 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in an aircraft of No 33 SFTS, which flew into power cables and crashed near Red Deer during a cross country flight.  LAC M J Clarke RAAF was also killed.  He is buried in Red Deer Cemetery

02-Jan

LINDSAY, JOHN ERSKINE(139097) age: 20 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was probably killed whilst flying in Baltimore IIIA, FA380 of No 75 OTU, which was damaged beyond repair in an accident on this date.  He is buried in Alexandria (Hadra) War Memorial Cemetery

02-Jan

FRANCIS, ERNEST ROBERT (1318407) age: 34 RAFVR

Sgt

He was probably killed whilst flying in Baltimore IIIA, FA380 of No 75 OTU, which was damaged beyond repair in an accident on this date.  He is buried in Alexandria (Hadra) War Memorial Cemetery

02-Jan

McHENRY, JAMES JUSTIN (J/25563) age: 24 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, BK387 of No 82 OTU, which crashed into high ground near Keighley whilst flying in mist and low cloud during an evening navigation exercise.  He is buried in Harrogate (Stonefall) Cemetery

02-Jan

CRAWFORD, NORMAN WILLARD (R/190343) age: 21 RCAF

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, BK387 of No 82 OTU, which crashed into high ground near Keighley whilst flying in mist and low cloud during an evening navigation exercise.  He is buried in Harrogate (Stonefall) Cemetery

02-Jan

DALLING, JAMES EDWIN (R/137946) age: 25 RCAF

WO II

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, BK387 of No 82 OTU, which crashed into high ground near Keighley whilst flying in mist and low cloud during an evening navigation exercise.  He is buried in Harrogate (Stonefall) Cemetery

02-Jan

GLASS, ERNEST ISRAEL (R/2285) age: 27 RCAF

WO II

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, BK387 of No 82 OTU, which crashed into high ground near Keighley whilst flying in mist and low cloud during an evening navigation exercise.  He is buried in Harrogate (Stonefall) Cemetery

02-Jan

HENFREY, JACK (R/119823) age: 24 RCAF

WO II

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, BK387 of No 82 OTU, which crashed into high ground near Keighley whilst flying in mist and low cloud during an evening navigation exercise.  He is buried in Harrogate (Stonefall) Cemetery

02-Jan

SAVAGE, EMERY (R/2129) age: 21 RCAF

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, BK387 of No 82 OTU, which crashed into high ground near Keighley whilst flying in mist and low cloud during an evening navigation exercise.  He is buried in Harrogate (Stonefall) Cemetery

02-Jan

BARTRUM, SYDNEY HERBERT (1724958) age: 36 RAFVR

AC1

He was serving in the UK but the exact cause has yet to be ascertained, his death being registered in Barnstaple.  He is buried in Mitcham (London Road) Cemetery

02-Jan

PHILP, MARY DOROTHEA (421944) age: 40 WAAF

Cpl

She was probably serving at RAF Innsworth and was killed while cycling in a collision with a Canadian Army lorry on Eastern Avenue, Gloucester.  She is buried in Gloucester Old Cemetery.

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