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Casualties - 24 - 27 January 1944


24-Jan

CANNON, DOUGLAS HAROLD PERCIVAL (84605) age:  RAF

Sqn Ldr

He was serving as a Liaison Officer with the RAF Liaison Office, Melbourne and was found dead at his apartment in South Yarra, Melbourne from a gunshot wound to the head.  He is buried in Springvale War Cemetery, Melbourne.

24-Jan

McDERMOTT, LEONARD BRIAN (413011) age: 28 RAAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Spitfire VIII, JF585 of No 92 Sqn, which he abandoned following an engine failure but failed to get into his dinghy.  He is buried in Malta Memorial

24-Jan

GOODE, PATRICK GEORGE WILLIAM (135492) age: 21 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Spitfire IX, MH375 of No 122 Sqn, which he abandoned over the Channel off Deal following an engine failure during Ramrod 475.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

24-Jan

HOLMES, MELVILLE PERCIVAL CONRAD (70320) age: 25 RAF

Sqn Ldr

He was killed whilst flying in Typhoon IB, JR529 of No 197 Sqn, which was shot down by flak near Buchy during Ramrod 475.  He is buried in Marrissel French National Cemetery

24-Jan

BOOTH, FRANK (980976) age: 24 RAFVR

Cpl

He was serving with No 288 Sqn and possibly died whilst being treated in the RAF Hospital, Ely, his death being registered in Ely.  He is buried in Droylsden Cemetery

24-Jan

SMITH, SYDNEY JAMES (R/184327) age: 20 RCAF

Sgt

He died in the local hospital from injuries sustained whilst flying in Halifax V, DK237 NA-L of No 428 Sqn, after being captured on 21 Jan 1944 following a raid on Magdeburg after the aircraft was shot down by a night fighter.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

24-Jan

ANZANI, WILLIAM (1260323) age: Unknown RAFVR

LAC

He was killed whilst flying in He died in Japanese captivity whilst being held in a camp at  Liang on Ambon of No 605 Sqn, which .  He is buried in Ambon War Cemetery

24-Jan

LAWSON, GERALD BENNETT (1668021) age: 26 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, LN948 'Y' of No 14 OTU, which crashed and burst into flames shortly after taking off from Market Harborough following an engine failure.  He is buried in Bristol (Canford) Cemetery

24-Jan

McKINLEY, CURTIS DAVID (J/28236) age: 29 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, LN948 'Y' of No 14 OTU, which crashed and burst into flames shortly after taking off from Market Harborough following an engine failure.  He is buried in Oxford (Botley) Cemetery

24-Jan

ALLEN, NORMAN JOHN (1428471) age: 22 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, LN948 'Y' of No 14 OTU, which crashed and burst into flames shortly after taking off from Market Harborough following an engine failure.  He is buried in Spalding Cemetery

24-Jan

HAWKEY, JOHN WALTER (J/19192) age: 23 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Beaufighter X, NE474 of No 41 Grp, which was taking off on a ferry flight to Hawarden when it was hit by a Mustang which landed on the wrong runway.  He is buried in Chester (Blacon) Cemetery

24-Jan

MORGAN, IVOR (1129203) age: 37 RAFVR

LAC

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

25-Jan

KING, KENNETH MICHAEL OMAR (1232306) age: Unknown RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was probably killed whilst flying in Hurricane IIC, HW839 of No 34 Sqn, which crashed near Panthe after hitting a tree during an attack.  He is commemorated on the Singapore Memorial

25-Jan

TODD, RONALD CHARLES (1384172) age: Unknown RAFVR

LAC

He was killed whilst flying in  of No 148 Sqn, which .  He is buried in Benghazi War Cemetery

25-Jan

ROGERS, DOUGLAS (416722) age: 24 RAAF

WO

He was killed whilst flying in Mitchell II, FL218 'W' of No 180 Sqn, which crashed near Hawkinge after being severely damaged by flak during an attack on a Noball (V-1) site.  He is buried in Brookwood Military Cemetery

25-Jan

ALLEN, LAURENCE RAYMOND (123094) age: 24 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Typhoon IB, JP968 'Y' of No 181 Sqn, which spun into the ground whilst attacking a Noball (V-1) site.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

25-Jan

LLOYD, GEOFFREY ERNEST ROBERT (1717589) age: 19 RAFVR

AC2

He was killed whilst serving with No 2782 Sqn RAF Regiment, but the circumstances of his death have not yet been ascertained, however his death was registered at St Austell.  He is buried in St Columb Major Cemetery

25-Jan

PERRY, NAP KING (J/26300) age: 28 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, HE983 of No 16 OTU, which is presumed to have come down in the sea off Cherbourg during an operation to Granville.  He is buried in Lessay Communal Cemetery

25-Jan

MITCHELL, GEORGE DONALD (R/221524) age: 19 RCAF

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, HE983 of No 16 OTU, which is presumed to have come down in the sea off Cherbourg during an operation to Granville.  He is buried in Lessay Communal Cemetery

25-Jan

JOHNSON, JOHN GILBERT (J/23626) age: 21 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, HE983 of No 16 OTU, which is presumed to have come down in the sea off Cherbourg during an operation to Granville.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

25-Jan

NORMANTON, PETER HUGH (1543005) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, HE983 of No 16 OTU, which is presumed to have come down in the sea off Cherbourg during an operation to Granville.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

25-Jan

SMITH, JOHN FRANCIS (1491254) age: 21 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, HE983 of No 16 OTU, which is presumed to have come down in the sea off Cherbourg during an operation to Granville.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

25-Jan

RODGERS, WILLIAM KENNETH (R/207263) age: 19 RCAF

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, HE983 of No 16 OTU, which is presumed to have come down in the sea off Cherbourg during an operation to Granville.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

25-Jan

JOLLY, HERBERT ALFRED WILLIAM (629823) age: 22 RAF

WO

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, W7823 of the Pathfinder Navigation Training Unit, which crashed into Upwood village having failed to gain height as it took off for a target indicator exercise.  He is buried in Bungay Cemetery

25-Jan

CANDLIN, GEOFFREY WILLIAM CLIFTON (146286) age: 28 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, W7823 of the Pathfinder Navigation Training Unit, which crashed into Upwood village having failed to gain height as it took off for a target indicator exercise.  He is buried in Bury Cemetery, Huntingdonshire

25-Jan

ELLENOR, WILLIAM (1396585) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, W7823 of the Pathfinder Navigation Training Unit, which crashed into Upwood village having failed to gain height as it took off for a target indicator exercise.  He is buried in Ipswich Cemetery

25-Jan

KAVANAGH, ANNESLEY RICHARD (1795814) age: 29 RAFVR

AC2

He was killed when Halifax II, W7823 of the Pathfinder Navigation Training Unit, crashed into Upwood village having failed to gain height as it took off for a target indicator exercise.  He is buried in Rathnew Cemetery.

25-Jan

ORAM, LOUIS LAWRENCE(144455) age: Unknown RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, W7823 of the Pathfinder Navigation Training Unit, which crashed into Upwood village having failed to gain height as it took off for a target indicator exercise.  He is buried in Richmond Cemetery, Surrey

25-Jan

McSORLEY, BERNARD FRANCIS (J/17664) age: 27 RCAF

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, W7823 of the Pathfinder Navigation Training Unit, which crashed into Upwood village having failed to gain height as it took off for a target indicator exercise.  He is buried in Shorncliffe Military Cemetery

25-Jan

STONEMAN, WILFRED GEORGE(1324455) age: 34 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, W7823 of the Pathfinder Navigation Training Unit, which crashed into Upwood village having failed to gain height as it took off for a target indicator exercise.  He is buried in Tamerton Foliott (St Mary) Churchyard

25-Jan

JERVIS, FREDERICK JOSEPH PATRICK (979438) age: 23 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, W7823 of the Pathfinder Navigation Training Unit, which crashed into Upwood village having failed to gain height as it took off for a target indicator exercise.  He is buried in Wigan Cemetery

25-Jan

MITRA, BEJOY KRISHNA (1560689) age: 28 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, W7823 of the Pathfinder Navigation Training Unit, which crashed into Upwood village having failed to gain height as it took off for a target indicator exercise.  He was cremated at  Cambridge Crematorium

25-Jan

GOSLING, REGINALD GERALD (148950) age: 27 RAFVR

Plt Off

He was possibly killed whilst flying in Mosquito XV, DZ417 of the RAE, which crashed near Frimley following a lost of power.  He is buried in Camberwell (Honor Oak) Crematorium.

25-Jan

DUNCAN, CECIL MACDONAGH (110152) age: 48 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was serving in the UK but the exact cause has yet to be ascertained, his death being registered in Farnworth.  He is buried in Bolton (Heaton) Cemetery

25-Jan

LAMBERT, JOSEPH (1573761) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was serving at Tiree and died from a fractured skull sustained when he was run over by the port wheel of an aircraft, possibly of No 518 Sqn.  He is buried in Tollcross (Central) Churchyard.

25-Jan

MAJOR, GEORGE HARRY (1710311) age: 19 RAFVR

AC2

He was serving in the UK but the exact cause has yet to be ascertained, his death being registered in Surrey N E.  He is buried in Kingston-upon-Thames Cemetery

26-Jan

KIFF, DENNIS WILLIAM (1445032) age: 22 RAFVR

LAC

He was killed whilst flying in  of No 72 Sqn, which .  He is buried in Naples War Cemetery

26-Jan

HAYES, ROBERT JEFFREY (1431388) age: 22 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, DS667 A4-G of No 115 Sqn, which died in captivity from injuries sustained when the aircraft crashed on 3 Jan 1944 during a raid on Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

26-Jan

FINDLEY, BRIAN (136376) age: 20 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Beaufighter VI, JL708 of No 227 Sqn, which was shot down by flak during a shipping strike off the Greek coast  Findley also killed.  He is buried in Phaleron War Cemetery

26-Jan

WILL, ALEXANDER HAROLD (420093) age: 20 RAAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Beaufighter VI, JL708 of No 227 Sqn, which was shot down by flak during a shipping strike off the Greek coast  Findley also killed.  He is buried in Phaleron War Cemetery

26-Jan

LOW, DENNIS JOSEPH (1216900) age: Unknown RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was probably  killed whilst flying in either Beaufighter X, LX845 or ? of No 236 Sqn, which failed to return from a shipping recce.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

26-Jan

WHEATLEY, SIDNEY BERTRAND (1147151) age: 23 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was probably  killed whilst flying in either Beaufighter X, LX845 or ? of No 236 Sqn, which failed to return from a shipping recce.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

26-Jan

FRY , CHARLES ERNEST (1008584) age:  RAFVR

LAC

He had been serving with No 242 Sqn but died in Japanese captivity, whilst being held in a camp at Wakayama in Japan.  He is buried in Yokohama War Cemetery

26-Jan

DIXON, JOHN ASKEW CHARTRES (J/23433) age: 24 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Beaufighter X, NE318 of No 404 Sqn, which was shot down by Bf 109s during an anti-shipping patrol off the Norwegian coast.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

26-Jan

PEARCE, ERIC (1459222) age: 21 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Beaufighter X, NE318 of No 404 Sqn, which was shot down by Bf 109s during an anti-shipping patrol off the Norwegian coast.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

26-Jan

LIGHTFOOT, SAMUEL (639954) age: 22 RAF

LAC

He was killed whilst serving with No 977 Sqn but the circumstances of his death have not yet been ascertained.  He is buried in Malta Memorial

26-Jan

STOBIE, GRAEME GRIEVE(418198) age: 20 RAAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington, Z1490 of No 104 OTU, which was lost over the Atlantic on a training flight.  He is buried in Oban (Pennyfuir) Cemetery

26-Jan

ERICKSON, LEIF TAPIO (R/104961) age: 21 RCAF

WO I

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington, Z1490 of No 104 OTU, which was lost over the Atlantic on a training flight.  He is buried in Soroby Burial Ground

26-Jan

FLETCHER, MATTHEW JOHN (1294557) age: 22 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington, Z1490 of No 104 OTU, which was lost over the Atlantic on a training flight.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

26-Jan

STORR, IRVINE(1455330) age: 20 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax V, DK263 of No 1577 Flt, which ran over a cliff into the River Kamptee near Nagpur on an overshoot following an engine failure.  He is buried in Kirkee War Cemetery

26-Jan

O'GRADY, PATRICK (155085) age: 26 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax V, DK263 of No 1577 Flt, which ran over a cliff into the River Kamptee near Nagpur on an overshoot following an engine failure.  He is buried in Kirkee War Cemetery

26-Jan

INGRAM, HERBERT (1407023) age: Unknown RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax V, DK263 of No 1577 Flt, which ran over a cliff into the River Kamptee near Nagpur on an overshoot following an engine failure.  He is buried in Kirkee War Cemetery

26-Jan

JACOBS, LOUIS HAROLD DFC(147005) age: 21 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax V, DK263 of No 1577 Flt, which ran over a cliff into the River Kamptee near Nagpur on an overshoot following an engine failure.  He is buried in Kirkee War Cemetery

26-Jan

DENHAM, FRANK GEORGE(1229947) age: 25 RAFVR

AC1

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax V, DK263 of No 1577 Flt, which ran over a cliff into the River Kamptee near Nagpur on an overshoot following an engine failure.  He is buried in Kirkee War Cemetery

26-Jan

NOTT, SIDNEY NORMAN (1296660) age: 22 RAFVR

AC1

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax V, DK263 of No 1577 Flt, which ran over a cliff into the River Kamptee near Nagpur on an overshoot following an engine failure.  He is buried in Kirkee War Cemetery

26-Jan

REDMAN, COLIN (1496473) age: 23 RAFVR

LAC

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax V, DK263 of No 1577 Flt, which ran over a cliff into the River Kamptee near Nagpur on an overshoot following an engine failure.  He is buried in Kirkee War Cemetery

26-Jan

HETHERINGTON, WILLIAM (1042042) age: 38 RAFVR

AC1

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax V, DK263 of No 1577 Flt, which ran over a cliff into the River Kamptee near Nagpur on an overshoot following an engine failure.  He is buried in Kirkee War Cemetery.

26-Jan

DUNN, THOMAS (1486840) age: 38 RAFVR

LAC

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax V, DK263 of No 1577 Flt, which ran over a cliff into the River Kamptee near Nagpur on an overshoot following an engine failure.  He is buried in Kirkee War Cemetery.

26-Jan

LEMON, JOHN STANLEY (1319552) age: 22 RAFVR

Sgt

A member of No 715 Maintenance Unit, he was killed whilst flying in Tiger Moth II, NL714 of No 22 FC, which spun into the ground from low level shortly after taking off on a ferry flight.  He is buried in Delhi War Cemetery

26-Jan

WESTHOFF, NORMAN FREDERICK (35271) age: 32 RAAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Tiger Moth II, NL714 of No 22 FC, which spun into the ground from low level shortly after taking off on a ferry flight.  He is buried in Delhi War Cemetery

26-Jan

BROWN, ALAN DENNIS (1623513) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was probably killed whilst flying in Spitfire VIII, JF957 of No 3 ADU, which came down in the sea off Djidjelli.  He is commemorated on the Alamein Memorial

26-Jan

BOWERING, FRANK EDGAR (417451) age: 21 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, BB377 of No 301 FTU, which burst a tyre on take-off and crashed into the sea.  He is buried in Brookwood Military Cemetery

26-Jan

GRAHAM, KEVIN MALCOLM FORD (415578) age: 28 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, BB378 of No 301 FTU, which burst a tyre on take-off and crashed into the sea.  He is buried in Brookwood Military Cemetery

26-Jan

RICH, WARWICK WILLIAM (427148) age: 22 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, BB379 of No 301 FTU, which burst a tyre on take-off and crashed into the sea.  He is buried in Brookwood Military Cemetery

26-Jan

WOOD, GEOFFREY MARKWELL (20772) age: 22 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, BB380 of No 301 FTU, which burst a tyre on take-off and crashed into the sea.  He is buried in Brookwood Military Cemetery

26-Jan

DAVIS, ALBERT RUSSELL (37524) age: 25 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, BB381 of No 301 FTU, which burst a tyre on take-off and crashed into the sea.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

26-Jan

OLIVER, EDWARD HENRY (1584611) age: 19 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, BB382 of No 301 FTU, which burst a tyre on take-off and crashed into the sea.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

26-Jan

CARTER, PHILIP ARTHUR (1605124) age: 20 RAFVR

LAC

He was killed whilst flying in Oxford II, BG435 of No 36 SFTS, which flew into the ground during a night take-off at Penhold.  He is buried in Red Deer Cemetery

26-Jan

SHIV PURI, IKBAL NARAYAN (1858) age: 26 RIAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Spitfire IIB, P8665 of No 61 OTU, which crashed near Ruthin after control was lost in cloud.  He was cremated at  Golders Green Crematorium

26-Jan

HORWELL, ALBERT ERNEST (1213513) age: 39 RAFVR

LAC

He was serving with No 907/8 Sqn and possibly died whilst being treated in the RAF Hospital, Uxbridge, his death being registered in Uxbridge.  He is buried in Twickenham Cemetery

26-Jan

OZDZENSKI, Tomasz(P.793044) age: 31 PAF

AC1

He was serving with the Komendzie Uzupelnien nr 2 and died in Royal United Hospital, Bath.  He is buried in Bath Cemetery, Somerset

26-Jan

PRESTON, ARTHUR CHARLES (1356244) age: 22 RAFVR

LAC

He died from injuries sustained the previous day whilst flying in Halifax II, W7823 of the Pathfinder Navigation Training Unit, which crashed into Upwood village having failed to gain height as it took off for a target indicator exercise.  He is buried in South Ealing Cemetery

26-Jan

HUDSON, ERNEST (937763) age: 54 RAFVR

Sgt

He was serving in the UK and possibly died whilst being treated in the RAF Hospital, Halton, his death being registered in Aylesbury.  He is buried in Rolleston (St Mary) Churchyard

26-Jan

BARKER, GERALD (989064) age: 42 RAFVR

AC2

He was serving in the UK but the exact cause has yet to be ascertained, his death being registered in Dewsbury.  He is buried in Otley (Newall-with-Clifton and Lindley) Cemetery

26-Jan

MAHONEY, HONORAH (2032090) age: 23 WAAF

LACW

She was serving in the UK and possibly died whilst being treated in the RAF Hospital, Ely, her death being registered in Ely.  She is buried in Leytonstone (St Patrick's) Roman Catholic Cemetery

26-Jan

FORMAN, JOAN ELIZABETH (453908) age: 21 WAAF

ACW1

She was serving in the UK but the exact cause has yet to be ascertained, her death being registered in Camberwell.  She is buried in Streatham Park Cemetery.

27-Jan

BARTHOLOMEW, ERNEST FREDERICK (1391800) age: 21 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He died from wounds sustained on 20 Jan 1944 whilst flying in Lancaster III, ND368 MG-U of No 7 Sqn, which exploded near Doberitz after being attacked by a night fighter during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

27-Jan

JAMES, STANLEY (128908) age: 19 RAFVR

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LL745 WS-M of No 9 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

27-Jan

ARCHER, AUSTIN WILLIAM (1029029) age: Unknown RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LL745 WS-M of No 9 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

27-Jan

TOMLINSON, GEORGE ROBERT (172564) age: 21 RAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LL745 WS-M of No 9 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

27-Jan

BURKE, RONALD ERNEST (RON) (1313837) age: 22 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LL745 WS-M of No 9 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

27-Jan

CARRAN, FREDERICK SYDNEY (415508) age: 22 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB283 PH-W of No 12 Sqn, which exploded in the air near Ehren after being attacked by a night fighter during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

27-Jan

MAUNSELL, BERNARD KINGSTON (410001) age: 34 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB283 PH-W of No 12 Sqn, which exploded in the air near Ehren after being attacked by a night fighter during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

27-Jan

KELLEHER, FRANCIS MOSTYN (162868) age: 21 RAFVR

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB283 PH-W of No 12 Sqn, which exploded in the air near Ehren after being attacked by a night fighter during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

27-Jan

HOWIE, HAROLD SALISBURY (1624757) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB283 PH-W of No 12 Sqn, which exploded in the air near Ehren after being attacked by a night fighter during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

27-Jan

PRICE, DENIS WALTER (1458348) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB283 PH-W of No 12 Sqn, which exploded in the air near Ehren after being attacked by a night fighter during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

27-Jan

GOULE, HAYDN WILLIAM (46342) age: 26 RAF

Sqn Ldr

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB283 PH-W of No 12 Sqn, which exploded in the air near Ehren after being attacked by a night fighter during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

27-Jan

CLARK, GEORGE(161322) age: Unknown RAFVR

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ED323 LS-D of No 15 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

27-Jan

WHITE, GODFREY PHILLIP (152) age: 37 RCAF

WO I

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ED323 LS-D of No 15 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

27-Jan

CREASEY, LESLIE WALLACE(51107) age: Unknown RAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HE898 'P' of No 37 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Arezzo railway yards.  He is buried in Malta Memorial

27-Jan

WALSH, BASIL GRAHAM (106046) age: 23 RAFVR

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HE898 'P' of No 37 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Arezzo railway yards.  He is buried in Malta Memorial

27-Jan

BRODRICK, NOEL GEORGE(415611) age: 20 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HE898 'P' of No 37 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Arezzo railway yards.  He is buried in Malta Memorial

27-Jan

LOVEGROVE, FREDERICK THOMAS (412889) age: 27 RNZAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HE898 'P' of No 37 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Arezzo railway yards.  He is buried in Malta Memorial

27-Jan

ADAMS, JOHN HENRY (1412902) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HE898 'P' of No 37 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Arezzo railway yards.  He is buried in Malta Memorial

27-Jan

STREET, JOHN FREDERICK (1390547) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HE898 'P' of No 37 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Arezzo railway yards.  He is buried in Malta Memorial

27-Jan

JEWELL, HEDLEY CHARLES (149589) age: 30 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Vengence IA, EZ879 'L' of No 45 Sqn, which crashed near Nowgaung on its return from a raid on a bomb dump near Mawlaik.  He is buried in Gauhati War Cemetery

27-Jan

FRENCH, DOUGLAS ERNEST (137332) age: 25 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Vengence II, AN656 of No 45 Sqn, which crashed near the Ghagra river during a flight to Delhi.  He is buried in Gauhati War Cemetery

27-Jan

TRAILL, ANTHONY (101523) age: 25 RAFVR

Sqn Ldr

He was killed whilst flying in Vengence II, AN656 of No 45 Sqn, which crashed near the Ghagra river during a flight to Delhi.  He is buried in Gauhati War Cemetery

27-Jan

COOK, RONALD ANTHONY (423985) age: 28 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB366 DX-N of No 57 Sqn, which was shot down in the target area during a raid to Berlin.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

27-Jan

WRIGHT, ANTONY OLIVER (158793) age: 20 RAFVR

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB366 DX-N of No 57 Sqn, which was shot down in the target area during a raid to Berlin.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

27-Jan

ANDERSON, RICHARD (991776) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB366 DX-N of No 57 Sqn, which was shot down in the target area during a raid to Berlin.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

27-Jan

BEETCH, ALAN VICTOR (145379) age: 22 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, DV400 QR-Y of No 61 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

27-Jan

WEST, ROBERT ALEXANDER (124663) age: 23 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, DV400 QR-Y of No 61 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

27-Jan

BRANDER, ANTHONY PHILLIP (424362) age: 27 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, DV400 QR-Y of No 61 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

27-Jan

LANGLEY, FRANK (156735) age: 21 RAFVR

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, DV400 QR-Y of No 61 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

27-Jan

CUMING, LLOYD WESLEY (J/87849) age: 26 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, DV400 QR-Y of No 61 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

27-Jan

CLARK, BERNARD (1578273) age: 38 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, DV400 QR-Y of No 61 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

27-Jan

WARBURTON, WILLIAM (1067053) age: 33 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, DV400 QR-Y of No 61 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

27-Jan

FOSTER, GILBERT THOMAS (1583331) age: Unknown RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, LN380 of No 70 Sqn, which crashed shortly after take off from Foggia.  He is buried in Bari War Cemetery

27-Jan

MAHER, FRANCIS EUGENE(1395005) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, LN380 of No 70 Sqn, which crashed shortly after take off from Foggia.  He is buried in Bari War Cemetery

27-Jan

COX, JOHN STANLEY HASTINGS (1311063) age: 35 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, LN380 of No 70 Sqn, which crashed shortly after take off from Foggia.  He is buried in Bari War Cemetery

27-Jan

BEAL, RONALD ANDRE(412883) age: 23 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, LN380 of No 70 Sqn, which crashed shortly after take off from Foggia.  He is buried in Bari War Cemetery

27-Jan

BRENTON, WILLIAM FREDERICK (417453) age: 24 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, LN380 of No 70 Sqn, which crashed shortly after take off from Foggia.  He is buried in Bari War Cemetery

27-Jan

CLAYTON, FREDERICK RONALD (414199) age: 20 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, LN380 of No 70 Sqn, which crashed shortly after take off from Foggia.  He is buried in Bari War Cemetery

27-Jan

SAUNDERS, P (203117V) age: Unknown SAAF

Capt

He was killed whilst flying in  of No 70 Sqn, which .  He is buried in Bari War Cemetery

27-Jan

HALLIDAY, FREDERICK ERNEST (J/86189) age: 21 RCAF

Plt Off

He possibly died from injuries sustained whilst flying in Spitfire IX, MA443 of No 72 Sqn, which was abandoned whilst on convoy patrol off Gaeta.  He is buried in Malta Memorial

27-Jan

ADAMSON, ROBERT HARTNY (J/16256) age: 22 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB724 OL-V of No 83 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter and crashed near Sautour in Belgium during a raid to Brlin.  He is buried in Hotton War Cemetery

27-Jan

HEWSON, WILLIAM HENRY (411704) age: 31 RAAF

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB724 OL-V of No 83 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter and crashed near Sautour in Belgium during a raid to Brlin.  He is buried in Hotton War Cemetery

27-Jan

ALCOCK, SELWYN HENRY (88402) age: 24 RAFVR

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB724 OL-V of No 83 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter and crashed near Sautour in Belgium during a raid to Brlin.  He is buried in Hotton War Cemetery

27-Jan

DAVIS, LESLIE GEORGE(120736) age: 28 RAFVR

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB724 OL-V of No 83 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter and crashed near Sautour in Belgium during a raid to Brlin.  He is buried in Hotton War Cemetery

27-Jan

SARGENT, ERIC WILFRED (114047) age: Unknown RAFVR

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB724 OL-V of No 83 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter and crashed near Sautour in Belgium during a raid to Brlin.  He is buried in Hotton War Cemetery

27-Jan

BULLAMORE, STANLEY (1591602) age: 19 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB724 OL-V of No 83 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter and crashed near Sautour in Belgium during a raid to Brlin.  He is buried in Hotton War Cemetery

27-Jan

OSTERLOH, VICTOR GEORGE(548094) age: Unknown RAFVR

WO

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB724 OL-V of No 83 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter and crashed near Sautour in Belgium during a raid to Brlin.  He is buried in Hotton War Cemetery

27-Jan

SHEPHERD, ONSLOW HAROLD MAXWELL (411958) age: 25 RAAF

WO

He was killed whilst flying in Spitfire IX, MA636 of No 93 Sqn, which was shot down by enemy fighters during a combat over the Anzio beach-head.  He is buried in Malta Memorial

27-Jan

CLARK, JOHN (144761) age: 24 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, DV231 SR-A of No 101 Sqn, which came down near Hollenstedt after being hit by flak and attacked by night fighters during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

27-Jan

BARON, ERNEST EMMANUEL (658353) age: Unknown RAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, DV231 SR-A of No 101 Sqn, which came down near Hollenstedt after being hit by flak and attacked by night fighters during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

27-Jan

SANDFORD, AUSTIN JAMES (1322905) age: 22 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, DV231 SR-A of No 101 Sqn, which came down near Hollenstedt after being hit by flak and attacked by night fighters during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

27-Jan

ALCOCK, ERIC HENRY (2209054) age: 19 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, DV231 SR-A of No 101 Sqn, which came down near Hollenstedt after being hit by flak and attacked by night fighters during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

27-Jan

BARTHOLOMEW, KENNETH (1605920) age: 19 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, DV231 SR-A of No 101 Sqn, which came down near Hollenstedt after being hit by flak and attacked by night fighters during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

27-Jan

OTTEWELL, RICHARD THOMAS (1337810) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, DV231 SR-A of No 101 Sqn, which came down near Hollenstedt after being hit by flak and attacked by night fighters during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

27-Jan

SIMPSON, TERENCE DENNIS (1339616) age: 19 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, DV231 SR-A of No 101 Sqn, which came down near Hollenstedt after being hit by flak and attacked by night fighters during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

27-Jan

MILNER, LESLIE ALFRED (1429454) age: 22 RAFVR

LAC

He was killed/died whilst serving with No 146 Sqn, .  He is buried in Calcutta (Bhowanipore) Cemetery, Kolkata

27-Jan

HEAL, RONALD WILLIAM (130972) age: 21 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EE969 OJ-E of No 149 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a Gardening sortie to the Kattegat.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

27-Jan

PATON, EVAN HARVEY (1394009) age: Unknown RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EE969 OJ-E of No 149 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a Gardening sortie to the Kattegat.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

27-Jan

WOOD, EDWARD (168823) age: 29 RAFVR

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EE969 OJ-E of No 149 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a Gardening sortie to the Kattegat.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

27-Jan

ALLAN, SIDNEY (1075879) age: 22 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EE969 OJ-E of No 149 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a Gardening sortie to the Kattegat.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

27-Jan

BRETT, ALLAN FRANCIS (1625074) age: 19 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EE969 OJ-E of No 149 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a Gardening sortie to the Kattegat.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

27-Jan

COOKMAN, HARRY (1451038) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EE969 OJ-E of No 149 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a Gardening sortie to the Kattegat.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

27-Jan

MANTHORPE, ANTHONY JOHN (1615950) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EE969 OJ-E of No 149 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a Gardening sortie to the Kattegat.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

27-Jan

HERRING, DUNCAN (145764) age: 31 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in  of No 157 Sqn, which .  He is buried in Malta (Capuccini) Naval Cemetery

27-Jan

COOK, AUBREY EDGAR (143852) age: 29 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, W4996 AS-R of No 166 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

27-Jan

HICKS, RICHARD EDWARD (130619) age: 22 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, W4996 AS-R of No 166 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

27-Jan

ASHTON, DEREK KILGOUR (1396278) age: 29 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, W4996 AS-R of No 166 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

27-Jan

BELL, HAROLD BARNARD (1473823) age: 28 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, W4996 AS-R of No 166 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

27-Jan

HOLDOM, ANTHONY JOE(1325933) age: 23 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, W4996 AS-R of No 166 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

27-Jan

RAVENSCROFT, JAMES THOMAS (1387476) age: 22 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, W4996 AS-R of No 166 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

27-Jan

SWANN, JOSEPH WILLIAM (1624377) age:  RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, W4996 AS-R of No 166 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

27-Jan

LEITH-HAY-CLARK, DONALD MASSINGBERD (95249) age: 24 RAF

Flt Lt

He was possibly killed whilst flying in Spitfire VB, ER653 of No 225 Sqn, which failed to return from a tactical recce sortie of the Rome area.  He is buried in Cassino War Cemetery

27-Jan

WILLS, DAVID ERNEST (135711) age: 24 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in  of No 256 Sqn, which .  He is buried in Malta Memorial

27-Jan

KEARL, ELDON EASTHAM (J/18810) age: 23 RCAF

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, DS709 EQ-P of No 408 Sqn, which came down at Reichenwalde during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

27-Jan

ADAMSON, JOHN (168511) age: 23 RAFVR

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, DS709 EQ-P of No 408 Sqn, which came down at Reichenwalde during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

27-Jan

PARISE, JOSEPH PAUL DAVID (J/18806) age: 25 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, DS709 EQ-P of No 408 Sqn, which came down at Reichenwalde during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

27-Jan

SMITH, ALFRED (J/86299) age: 23 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, DS709 EQ-P of No 408 Sqn, which came down at Reichenwalde during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

27-Jan

PROUD, ELMER REGINALD (J/27843) age: 22 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, DS709 EQ-P of No 408 Sqn, which came down at Reichenwalde during a raid to Berlin.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

27-Jan

McMANUS, JOHN FRANCIS (J/86882) age: 21 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, DS709 EQ-P of No 408 Sqn, which came down at Reichenwalde during a raid to Berlin.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

27-Jan

MACLEAN, JOHN ANGUS (J/86880) age: 31 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, DS709 EQ-P of No 408 Sqn, which came down at Reichenwalde during a raid to Berlin.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

27-Jan

CANNING, THOMAS KENNETH (J/16816) age: 21 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, DS710 EQ-A of No 408 Sqn, which was lost on raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

27-Jan

SIM, DENNIS MACDONALD (J/22205) age: 22 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, DS710 EQ-A of No 408 Sqn, which was lost on raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

27-Jan

TESKEY, JOHN DARGAVEL (J/14747) age: 22 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, DS710 EQ-A of No 408 Sqn, which was lost on raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

27-Jan

WILSON, HUGH ROSS (J/23525) age: 23 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, DS710 EQ-A of No 408 Sqn, which was lost on raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

27-Jan

BENNETT, JAMES GORDON (J/19011) age: 21 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, DS710 EQ-A of No 408 Sqn, which was lost on raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

27-Jan

FRAUTS, CLARENCE WILLIAM (J/86319) age: 27 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, DS710 EQ-A of No 408 Sqn, which was lost on raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

27-Jan

SORTON, MORLEY FREDERICK ROY (1616880) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, DS710 EQ-A of No 408 Sqn, which was lost on raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

27-Jan

SMITH, CHARLES WOODWARD (J/8371) age: 26 RCAF

Sqn Ldr

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, DS710 EQ-A of No 408 Sqn, which was lost on raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

27-Jan

BAKER, JOHN JULE(C/7114) age: 23 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, DS849 EQ-X of No 408 Sqn, which was lost on raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

27-Jan

LAINE, SVEN ROY WALFRID (J/18786) age: 23 RCAF

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, DS849 EQ-X of No 408 Sqn, which was lost on raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

27-Jan

SCOTT, GEORGE HENRY (R/171123) age: 23 RCAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, DS849 EQ-X of No 408 Sqn, which was lost on raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

27-Jan

JONES, ALFRED ERNEST (53785) age: 25 RAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, DS849 EQ-X of No 408 Sqn, which was lost on raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

27-Jan

WRIGHT, DAVID LEONARD (161756) age: 22 RAFVR

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, DS849 EQ-X of No 408 Sqn, which was lost on raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

27-Jan

BRADLEY, ROBERT JOSEPH (J/86966) age: 22 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, DS849 EQ-X of No 408 Sqn, which was lost on raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

27-Jan

BROADFOOT, JAMES GRAHAM (J/18778) age: 20 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, DS849 EQ-X of No 408 Sqn, which was lost on raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

27-Jan

McKAY, ROY ALDERSON (J/86881) age: 20 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, DS849 EQ-X of No 408 Sqn, which was lost on raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

27-Jan

KING, ROBERT JOSEPH (1321023) age: 22 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, DS686 OW-D of No 426 Sqn, which was lost on raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Barking (Rippleside) Cemetery

27-Jan

LYNN, BARRY EVERETT (J/14236) age: 23 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, DS686 OW-D of No 426 Sqn, which was lost on raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

27-Jan

HUBAND, DONALD LESLIE (C/85815) age: 20 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, DS686 OW-D of No 426 Sqn, which was lost on raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

27-Jan

SHAW, THOMAS ROBERT (J/7896) age: 27 RCAF

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, DS686 OW-D of No 426 Sqn, which was lost on raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

27-Jan

ELLIS, HAROLD (J/86193) age: 23 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, DS686 OW-D of No 426 Sqn, which was lost on raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

27-Jan

DODGE, JAMES HARPER (J/21046) age: 20 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, DS686 OW-D of No 426 Sqn, which was lost on raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

27-Jan

MARTENS, ARTHUR TEMPEST (121946) age: 29 RAFVR

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, DS775 OW-W of No 426 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter near Genthin during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

27-Jan

BROOKS, ALFRED (J/19860) age: 35 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, DS775 OW-W of No 426 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter near Genthin during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

27-Jan

CHESTERS, RALPH SHERWIN (647351) age: 25 RAF

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, DS775 OW-W of No 426 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter near Genthin during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

27-Jan

BELTON, ALFRED JOHNSON (1038227) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, DS775 OW-W of No 426 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter near Genthin during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

27-Jan

PRITCHARD, WILLIAM LESLIE(1582517) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, DS775 OW-W of No 426 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter near Genthin during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

27-Jan

MACDONALD, MURDO NORMAN (J/85816) age: 22 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, LL721 OW-U of No 426 Sqn, which was abandoned and crashed at Rausslitz after being attacked by night fighters three times in the target area during a raid to Berlin, he did not survive.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

27-Jan

PARK, WILLIAM ARNOLD (J/85817) age: 20 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, LL721 OW-U of No 426 Sqn, which was abandoned and crashed at Rausslitz after being attacked by night fighters three times in the target area during a raid to Berlin, he did not survive.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

27-Jan

CARLSON, ALFRED (J/90059) age: 20 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, LL721 OW-U of No 426 Sqn, which was abandoned and crashed at Rausslitz after being attacked by night fighters three times in the target area during a raid to Berlin, he did not survive.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

27-Jan

LAWSON, WILFRED (533023) age: Unknown RAF

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, LL721 OW-U of No 426 Sqn, which was abandoned and crashed at Rausslitz after being attacked by night fighters three times in the target area during a raid to Berlin, he did not survive.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial, but his remains were found in 2014 and eventually these were identified by DNA and he was interred in a cemetery near Berlin in 2017.

27-Jan

PATERSON, DONALD JOHN (J/16514) age: 21 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, LL638 QO-M of No 432 Sqn, which came down at Schmockwitz during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

27-Jan

SHERWOOD, CLYDE ALLISON (R/99421) age: 24 RCAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, LL638 QO-M of No 432 Sqn, which came down at Schmockwitz during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

27-Jan

GREENAWAY, WILLIAM REGINALD (1449845) age: 22 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, LL638 QO-M of No 432 Sqn, which came down at Schmockwitz during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

27-Jan

BELL, ALVIN DONALD GOULD (J/24222) age: 21 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, LL638 QO-M of No 432 Sqn, which came down at Schmockwitz during a raid to Berlin.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

27-Jan

GATES, ARLEY SIDES (J/25690) age: 21 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, LL638 QO-M of No 432 Sqn, which came down at Schmockwitz during a raid to Berlin.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

27-Jan

HEINEN, FRANK WILLIAM (J/88189) age: 20 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, LL638 QO-M of No 432 Sqn, which came down at Schmockwitz during a raid to Berlin.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

27-Jan

WILSON, ROBERT PERRY (J/86121) age: 28 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, LL638 QO-M of No 432 Sqn, which came down at Schmockwitz during a raid to Berlin.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

27-Jan

YATES, RONALD CHARLES (1577128) age: 22 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JA860 AR-C2 of No 460 Sqn, which came down well to the east of Berlin during a raid to that city.  He is buried in Poznan Old Garrison Cemetery

27-Jan

McLACHLAN, WILLIAM ROBERTSON (414947) age: 23 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JA860 AR-C2 of No 460 Sqn, which came down well to the east of Berlin during a raid to that city.  He is buried in Poznan Old Garrison Cemetery

27-Jan

JONES, JAMES MICHAEL (1384281) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JA860 AR-C2 of No 460 Sqn, which came down well to the east of Berlin during a raid to that city.  He is buried in Poznan Old Garrison Cemetery

27-Jan

MURRAY, WILLIAM VALENTINE(1607910) age: 22 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JA860 AR-C2 of No 460 Sqn, which came down well to the east of Berlin during a raid to that city.  He is buried in Poznan Old Garrison Cemetery

27-Jan

HURLEY, ERNEST WILLIAM JOSEPH (405909) age: 23 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB637 AR-B of No 460 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

27-Jan

WORLEY, JOHN FRANCIS (426412) age: 20 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB637 AR-B of No 460 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

27-Jan

KERBY, JAMES ALLAN (410673) age: 30 RAAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB637 AR-B of No 460 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

27-Jan

WHITESIDE, SAMUEL (409632) age: 33 RAAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB637 AR-B of No 460 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

27-Jan

MacKENZIE, ANDREW WILSON (1566634) age: 21 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB637 AR-B of No 460 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

27-Jan

WORTLEY, ALLAN EDWARD (1684238) age: 21 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB637 AR-B of No 460 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

27-Jan

POWER, RICHARD JOHN (409590) age: 20 RAAF

WO

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB637 AR-B of No 460 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

27-Jan

CHIDGEY, FRANK STANLEY GUEST (423061) age: 32 RAAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ME563 JO-L of No 463 Sqn, which came down at Tetlow near Berlin during a raid on that city.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

27-Jan

LESLIE, ALAN JAMES DURHAM (409721) age: 26 RAAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ME563 JO-L of No 463 Sqn, which came down at Tetlow near Berlin during a raid on that city.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

27-Jan

FINN, THOMAS VICTOR (54207) age: Unknown RAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ME563 JO-L of No 463 Sqn, which came down at Tetlow near Berlin during a raid on that city.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

27-Jan

FALCONER, JAMES (1822105) age: 19 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ME563 JO-L of No 463 Sqn, which came down at Tetlow near Berlin during a raid on that city.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

27-Jan

JONES, ROY REES (1589217) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ME563 JO-L of No 463 Sqn, which came down at Tetlow near Berlin during a raid on that city.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

27-Jan

WIGGINS, ALAN (2201712) age: 19 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ME563 JO-L of No 463 Sqn, which came down at Tetlow near Berlin during a raid on that city.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

27-Jan

BARRETT, DOUGLAS GEORGE(417275) age: 26 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ME563 JO-L of No 463 Sqn, which came down at Tetlow near Berlin during a raid on that city.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

27-Jan

BRYCE, ALEC (1497914) age: Unknown RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ME575 PO-G of No 467 Sqn, which came down at Ziegenhagen near Witzenhausen during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

27-Jan

SCHIEDEL, KENNETH EDWIN (R/169831) age: 21 RCAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ME575 PO-G of No 467 Sqn, which came down at Ziegenhagen near Witzenhausen during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

27-Jan

GRUGEON, STEPHEN CHARLES (413855) age: 22 RAAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ME575 PO-G of No 467 Sqn, which came down at Ziegenhagen near Witzenhausen during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

27-Jan

McKECHNIE, DOUGLAS (1820939) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ME575 PO-G of No 467 Sqn, which came down at Ziegenhagen near Witzenhausen during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

27-Jan

MOLYNEUX, KEITH (1436972) age: 21 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ME575 PO-G of No 467 Sqn, which came down at Ziegenhagen near Witzenhausen during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

27-Jan

TAYLOR, DENNIS ALFRED (1320825) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ME575 PO-G of No 467 Sqn, which came down at Ziegenhagen near Witzenhausen during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

27-Jan

TAYLOR, WILLIAM ALFRED (1321329) age: 21 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ME575 PO-G of No 467 Sqn, which came down at Ziegenhagen near Witzenhausen during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

27-Jan

EBSWORTH, EDWIN WILLIAM (1337413) age: Unknown RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ME593 UL-T2 of No 576 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

27-Jan

BOOT, WILFRED CHARLES (1866449) age: 22 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ME593 UL-T2 of No 576 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

27-Jan

MICHELL, LESLIE RONALD HERBERT (1612517) age: 21 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ME593 UL-T2 of No 576 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

27-Jan

NOVELL, JOHN EDWARD (1614464) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ME593 UL-T2 of No 576 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

27-Jan

PORTER, GEORGE ALFRED (1390856) age: 23 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ME593 UL-T2 of No 576 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

27-Jan

WEST, GEORGE(1442340) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ME593 UL-T2 of No 576 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

27-Jan

LAING, THOMAS CHARLES (135875) age: 24 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ME593 UL-T2 of No 576 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Berlin, cause unknown.  He is buried in Heverlee War Cemetery

27-Jan

THOM, MORRIS JOHN ROBERT (135623) age: Unknown RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Beaufighter X, LZ144 of No 603 Sqn, which ditched in the sea off Gavdos.  He is commemorated on the Alamein Memorial

27-Jan

ROOKS, ALAN (1450704) age: Unknown RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Beaufighter X, LZ144 of No 603 Sqn, which ditched in the sea off Gavdos.  He is commemorated on the Alamein Memorial

27-Jan

COX, RONALD GEORGE(1322991) age: 22 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Hudson IIIA, FK804 of No 608 Sqn, which was lost off Sicily due to engine problems.  He is buried in Catania War Cemetery, Sicily

27-Jan

THORNTON, LEWIS (410107) age: 23 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Hudson IIIA, FK804 of No 608 Sqn, which was lost off Sicily due to engine problems.  He is buried in Malta Memorial

27-Jan

TRASLER, JOSEPH ROBERT (1321967) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Hudson IIIA, FK804 of No 608 Sqn, which was lost off Sicily due to engine problems.  He is buried in Malta Memorial

27-Jan

FERRIS, WALTER HAROLD (R/110726) age: 22 RCAF

WO I

He was killed whilst flying in Hudson IIIA, FK804 of No 608 Sqn, which was lost off Sicily due to engine problems.  He is buried in Malta Memorial

27-Jan

CRAIG, HUGH HOWIE(659080) age: 25 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ED624 GI-G of No 622 Sqn, which was partially abandoned after being attacked by a night fighter as it was leaving the target area during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

27-Jan

DINEEN, BERTRAND PATRICK (1437880) age: Unknown RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ED624 GI-G of No 622 Sqn, which was partially abandoned after being attacked by a night fighter as it was leaving the target area during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

27-Jan

ALDRED, FRANK GEORGE(1873795) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ED624 GI-G of No 622 Sqn, which was partially abandoned after being attacked by a night fighter as it was leaving the target area during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

27-Jan

DART, DENIS (1605327) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ED624 GI-G of No 622 Sqn, which was partially abandoned after being attacked by a night fighter as it was leaving the target area during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

27-Jan

FLOWER, FRANK WILLIAM (1010304) age: 31 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ED624 GI-G of No 622 Sqn, which was partially abandoned after being attacked by a night fighter as it was leaving the target area during a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

27-Jan

BELFORD, WILLIAM NOEL (413945) age: 23 RAAF

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM380 UM-S2 of No 626 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter at Katzenelnbogen on its return from a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

27-Jan

GOULD, ROBERT (427116) age: 32 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM380 UM-S2 of No 626 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter at Katzenelnbogen on its return from a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

27-Jan

HILL, HARRY (1810334) age: 19 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM380 UM-S2 of No 626 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter at Katzenelnbogen on its return from a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

27-Jan

LEE, JOHN COTTIS (1528812) age: 22 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM380 UM-S2 of No 626 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter at Katzenelnbogen on its return from a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

27-Jan

MEWBURN, HUGH HARRISON (1001891) age: 29 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM380 UM-S2 of No 626 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter at Katzenelnbogen on its return from a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

27-Jan

TRINDER, THOMAS STANLEY (1384704) age: 21 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM380 UM-S2 of No 626 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter at Katzenelnbogen on its return from a raid to Berlin.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

27-Jan

SEARLE, HENRY FRANK (924218) age: 35 RAFVR

WO

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington IC, HF911 of No 105 OTU, which flew into Moel Fodair, Denbighshire.  He is buried in Lyme Regis Cemetery

27-Jan

STEWART, DAVID JAMES (70649) age: 45 RAFVR

Sqn Ldr

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington IC, HF911 of No 105 OTU, which flew into Moel Fodair, Denbighshire.  He is buried in Chester (Blacon) Cemetery

27-Jan

BATTEN, CHARLES WILLIAM (1321208) age: 23 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington IC, HF911 of No 105 OTU, which flew into Moel Fodair, Denbighshire.  He is buried in West Drayton Cemetery

27-Jan

KERRY, JOHN (2221041) age: 36 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EH993 of No 1660 HCU, which broke up in the air over Devon during a night cross-country exercise.  He is buried in Arnold Cemetery

27-Jan

THURSBY, ALFRED (1818773) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EH993 of No 1660 HCU, which broke up in the air over Devon during a night cross-country exercise.  He is buried in Coventry (London Road) Cemetery

27-Jan

TOMKINSON, CLAUDE VERNON (811121) age: 25 AuxAF

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EH993 of No 1660 HCU, which broke up in the air over Devon during a night cross-country exercise.  He is buried in Dolphinholme (St Mark) Churchyard

27-Jan

STREET, RICHARD (1638635) age: 21 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EH993 of No 1660 HCU, which broke up in the air over Devon during a night cross-country exercise.  He is buried in Great Berkhamsted (St Peter) Church Cemetery

27-Jan

ACKROYD, BEN (1537792) age: 22 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EH993 of No 1660 HCU, which broke up in the air over Devon during a night cross-country exercise.  He is buried in Heptonstall (St Thomas Apostle) Church Cemetery

27-Jan

JONES, THOMAS HENRY (1521627) age: 23 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EH993 of No 1660 HCU, which broke up in the air over Devon during a night cross-country exercise.  He is buried in Runcorn Cemetery

27-Jan

HEWITT, HERBERT (1286775) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EH993 of No 1660 HCU, which broke up in the air over Devon during a night cross-country exercise.  He is buried in Staveley (St James) Churchyard, Over Staveley

27-Jan

PARTRIDGE, RONALD ANTHONY (1395024) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EH993 of No 1660 HCU, which broke up in the air over Devon during a night cross-country exercise.  He is buried in Taunton (St Mary's) Cemetery

27-Jan

ROY, WILLIAM (1456668) age: 29 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, HE983 of No 18 OTU, which probably came down in the sea off Cherbourg during an operation to Granville.  He is buried in Dinsdale (St John the Baptist) Churchyard

27-Jan

JEFFERSON, JOHN ALAN (R/153445) age: 28 RCAF

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, HE983 of No 18 OTU, which probably came down in the sea off Cherbourg during an operation to Granville.  He is buried in Harrogate (Stonefall) Cemetery

27-Jan

MULLINS, MICHAEL (1600129) age: 21 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, HE983 of No 18 OTU, which probably came down in the sea off Cherbourg during an operation to Granville.  He is buried in Salisbury (London Road) Cemetery

27-Jan

PRENTICE, GEORGE(1594326) age: 19 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, HE983 of No 18 OTU, which probably came down in the sea off Cherbourg during an operation to Granville.  He is buried in Sharlston (St Luke) Churchyard Extension

27-Jan

KING, TREVOR REGINALD (1802538) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, HE983 of No 18 OTU, which probably came down in the sea off Cherbourg during an operation to Granville.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

27-Jan

RICHARDS, JOHN FRANCIS (1338721) age: 21 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Master II, DL898 of No 5 (P) AFU, which crashed on an overshoot at Ternhill.  He is buried in Sydenham Damarel (St Mary) Churchyard

27-Jan

LAMQUIN, FRANCIS LUCIEN FLORENTMARI(120898) age: 28 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Anson I, DJ659 of No 6 (P) AFU, which crashed near Chedworth after control was lost in cloud whilst carrying out a night navigation exercise.  He is commemorated in the Maidenhead Register

27-Jan

O'BIERNE, WILLIAM FREDERICK HOWARD (J/36468) age: 21 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Anson I, DJ659 of No 6 (P) AFU, which crashed near Chedworth after control was lost in cloud whilst carrying out a night navigation exercise. 2 others killed.  He is buried in Bath (Haycombe) Cemetery

27-Jan

FLEMONS, ERIC LIONEL (1337002) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was probably killed whilst flying in Anson I, DJ659 of No 6 (P) AFU, which crashed near Chedworth after control was lost in cloud whilst carrying out a night navigation exercise.  He is buried in Fareham Cemetery.

27-Jan

PALMER, DENNIS BURTON (1852440) age: 19 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, X3392 of No 84 OTU, which crashed near Molesworth following an in-flight fire during an evening cross-country exercise.  He is buried in Alton Cemetery

27-Jan

PEAT, AUSTIN (1620868) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, X3392 of No 84 OTU, which crashed near Molesworth following an in-flight fire during an evening cross-country exercise.  He is buried in Fulwood (Christ Church) Churchyard

27-Jan

TUCKER, SIDNEY GEORGE(1587192) age: 32 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, X3392 of No 84 OTU, which crashed near Molesworth following an in-flight fire during an evening cross-country exercise.  He is buried in Gloucester Old Cemetery

27-Jan

HOGAN, MICHAEL (418949) age: 20 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, X3392 of No 84 OTU, which crashed near Molesworth following an in-flight fire during an evening cross-country exercise.  He is buried in Oxford (Botley) Cemetery

27-Jan

DEAN, STANLEY THOMAS (1271352) age: 22 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, X3392 of No 84 OTU, which crashed near Molesworth following an in-flight fire during an evening cross-country exercise.  He is buried in Oxford (Botley) Cemetery

27-Jan

GRAHAM, MILFORD HENRY (R/251339) age: 28 RCAF

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, X3392 of No 84 OTU, which crashed near Molesworth following an in-flight fire during an evening cross-country exercise.  He is buried in Oxford (Botley) Cemetery

27-Jan

BLUNT, DONALD EDWARD (151908) age: 23 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HZ484 of No 84 OTU, which crashed near Arthingworth in Nottinghamshire during an evening cross-country exercise.  He is buried in Desborough Cemetery, Northamptonshire

27-Jan

KIRTON, JAMES HUGHES (41771) age: 27 RAF

Sqn Ldr

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HZ484 of No 84 OTU, which crashed near Arthingworth in Nottinghamshire during an evening cross-country exercise.  He is buried in Desborough Cemetery, Northamptonshire

27-Jan

JONES, FREDERICK WALTER (152726) age: 21 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HZ484 of No 84 OTU, which crashed near Arthingworth in Nottinghamshire during an evening cross-country exercise.  He is buried in Kelvedon (St Mary) Churchyard Extension

27-Jan

ORR, JOHN (1346229) age: 21 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HZ484 of No 84 OTU, which crashed near Arthingworth in Nottinghamshire during an evening cross-country exercise.  He is buried in Kilmarnock Cemetery

27-Jan

BUTLER, ARTHUR LESLITRUE-LOV(1892533) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HZ484 of No 84 OTU, which crashed near Arthingworth in Nottinghamshire during an evening cross-country exercise.  He is buried in Staincross (St John) Church Burial Ground

27-Jan

KENNEDY, JOSEPH DONALD (1875897) age: 19 RAFVR

Sgt

He was serving in the UK but the exact cause has yet to be ascertained, his death being registered in Brixworth.  He is buried in Streatham Park Cemetery

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