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Casualties - 25 February 1944


25-Feb

PENNER, S W USAAF() age: Killed

1 Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB540 PH-L of No 12 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in

25-Feb

McCAUGHEY, PETER FRANCIS (428252) age: 23 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB540 PH-L of No 12 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

LAMPKIN, WILLIAM ALFRED (1432986) age: Unknown RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB540 PH-L of No 12 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

ALDER, WILLIAM LATHAM (J/88532) age: 20 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB540 PH-L of No 12 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

ALLEN, KENNETH (1672972) age: 32 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB540 PH-L of No 12 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

ALLEN, WILLIAM EBENEZER (1836509) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB540 PH-L of No 12 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

WRIGHT, STANLEY THOMAS (1323827) age: 22 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB540 PH-L of No 12 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

COWLEY, THOMAS BAXTER (955374) age: 24 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ND520 KM-A of No 44 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter during a raid to Augsburg.  He is buried in Le Thour Communal Cemetery

25-Feb

SWINGLER, JOSEPH ABRAHAM (1892460) age:  RAFVR

Sgt

He died from injuries sustained after abandoning Lancaster III, ND520 KM-A of No 44 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter during a raid to Augsburg.  He is buried in Terlincthun British Cemetery, Wimille

25-Feb

HALLIDAY, GEORGE ROBERT SHIELD (1485099) age: 20 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ND525 KM-Q of No 44 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Choloy War Cemetery

25-Feb

HAYNES, GEOFFREY THOMAS (1320572) age: 23 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ND525 KM-Q of No 44 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Choloy War Cemetery

25-Feb

BERGLAND, NORVAL (J/87767) age: 22 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ND525 KM-Q of No 44 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Choloy War Cemetery

25-Feb

BENNETT, VICTOR (1581863) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ND525 KM-Q of No 44 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Choloy War Cemetery

25-Feb

NICOLSON, GEORGE PIERRIE(1555268) age: 22 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ND525 KM-Q of No 44 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Choloy War Cemetery

25-Feb

OPENSHAW, ROY (1590386) age: 18 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ND525 KM-Q of No 44 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Choloy War Cemetery

25-Feb

WEDDLE, GEORGE ANDREW (1502961) age: 22 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ND525 KM-Q of No 44 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Choloy War Cemetery

25-Feb

NIXON, FRANCIS JOHN (156085) age: 21 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, DV294 QR-K of No 61 Sqn, which came down near Menil-Annelles during a raid to Augsburg.  He is buried in Liesse Communal Cemetery

25-Feb

DEVENISH, JAMES WILLIAM (1390210) age: 21 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, DV294 QR-K of No 61 Sqn, which came down near Menil-Annelles during a raid to Augsburg.  He is buried in Liesse Communal Cemetery

25-Feb

GARRETT, ARTHUR THOMAS (1543513) age: Unknown RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, DV294 QR-K of No 61 Sqn, which came down near Menil-Annelles during a raid to Augsburg.  He is buried in Liesse Communal Cemetery

25-Feb

BORE, HERBERT FREDERICK (1390586) age: 23 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, DV294 QR-K of No 61 Sqn, which came down near Menil-Annelles during a raid to Augsburg.  He is buried in Liesse Communal Cemetery

25-Feb

CHAPMAN, JOSEPH ERNEST (1393162) age: 22 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, DV294 QR-K of No 61 Sqn, which came down near Menil-Annelles during a raid to Augsburg.  He is buried in Liesse Communal Cemetery

25-Feb

CRAIG, WILLIAM (1341584) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, DV294 QR-K of No 61 Sqn, which came down near Menil-Annelles during a raid to Augsburg.  He is buried in Liesse Communal Cemetery

25-Feb

PAIN, HENRY WILLIAM JOHN (1390491) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, DV294 QR-K of No 61 Sqn, which came down near Menil-Annelles during a raid to Augsburg.  He is buried in Liesse Communal Cemetery

25-Feb

EINARSON, JOHANN WALTER (J/17276) age: 23 RCAF

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LL775 QR-O of No 61 Sqn, which came down at Lagarde in France during a raid to Augsburg.  He is buried in Choloy War Cemetery

25-Feb

JONES, PHILLIP LLEWELLYN (865682) age: 35 AuxAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LL775 QR-O of No 61 Sqn, which came down at Lagarde in France during a raid to Augsburg.  He is buried in Choloy War Cemetery

25-Feb

GILL, REGINALD THOMAS (408367) age: 25 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LL775 QR-O of No 61 Sqn, which came down at Lagarde in France during a raid to Augsburg.  He is buried in Choloy War Cemetery

25-Feb

COLLINS, ALLAN JAMES (412112) age: 27 RAAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LL775 QR-O of No 61 Sqn, which came down at Lagarde in France during a raid to Augsburg.  He is buried in Choloy War Cemetery

25-Feb

RANKIN, HERBERT (173840) age: 22 RAFVR

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LL775 QR-O of No 61 Sqn, which came down at Lagarde in France during a raid to Augsburg.  He is buried in Choloy War Cemetery

25-Feb

WORTH, MAURICE LEONARD (1623406) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LL775 QR-O of No 61 Sqn, which came down at Lagarde in France during a raid to Augsburg.  He is buried in Choloy War Cemetery

25-Feb

JENKINS, DANIEL EVAN (1420304) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, LN918 of No 70 Sqn, which crashed in Italy on its return from a raid on the Steyre aircraft factory in Germany.  He is buried in Bari War Cemetery

25-Feb

CARTER, EDMUND WILLIAM (55063) age: 22 RAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, LN918 of No 70 Sqn, which crashed in Italy on its return from a raid on the Steyre aircraft factory in Germany.  He is buried in Bari War Cemetery

25-Feb

HALL, GORDON KINGSLEY (1321763) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, LN918 of No 70 Sqn, which crashed in Italy on its return from a raid on the Steyre aircraft factory in Germany.  He is buried in Bari War Cemetery

25-Feb

AZZOPARDI, ANTHONY (55011) age: Unknown RAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, LN918 of No 70 Sqn, which crashed in Italy on its return from a raid on the Steyre aircraft factory in Germany.  He is buried in Bari War Cemetery

25-Feb

JONES, MERVYN FRANCIS (410843) age: 20 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, LN918 of No 70 Sqn, which crashed in Italy on its return from a raid on the Steyre aircraft factory in Germany.  He is buried in Bari War Cemetery

25-Feb

ARDEN, GEORGE THOMAS (1116623) age: Unknown RAFVR

AC2

He was killed whilst flying in He died in Japanese captivity whilst being held in a camp in Thailand of No 84 Sqn, which .  He is buried in Chungkai War Cemetery

25-Feb

SMITH, DENNIS RIPLEY (133507) age: 22 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ND497 OF-Q of No 97 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

WOODWARD, NORMAN (1292153) age: 23 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ND497 OF-Q of No 97 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

PORRITT, ARNOLD (551572) age: Unknown RAF

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ND497 OF-Q of No 97 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

GLANVILL, JAMES ERNEST (1316279) age: 22 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ND497 OF-Q of No 97 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

KENDALL, HORACE HENRY (1276250) age: 22 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ND497 OF-Q of No 97 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

PEERS, JOHN (1750374) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ND497 OF-Q of No 97 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

BENTINCK, GEORGHENRY (R/137457) age: 21 RCAF

WO II

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ND497 OF-Q of No 97 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

SAVAGE, PHILLIP HENRY (658651) age: 24 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ED815 HW-P of No 100 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

BOURNE, PERCY ROY (1315094) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ED815 HW-P of No 100 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

HEWITSON, JOHN (1565879) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ED815 HW-P of No 100 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

MERRICKS, ARTHUR JOHN HOWARD (1323482) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ED815 HW-P of No 100 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

SMITH, ERNEST HAMILTON VICTOR (1865935) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ED815 HW-P of No 100 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

DILWORTH, JOHN FREDERICK (40044) age: 30 RAFVR

Wg Cdr

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ED815 HW-P of No 100 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

BENSON, HERBERT JOHN (JACK) (171065) age: 22 RAFVR

Plt Off

He died from wounds sustained whilst flying in Lancaster III, ND595 HW-V of No 100 Sqn, which was abandoned over Switzerland having been damaged by flak during a raid to Augsburg.  He is buried in Vevey (St Martin's) Cemetery

25-Feb

TUCKWELL, WILLIAM HENRY (1611657) age: 41 RAFVR

LAC

He was serving with No 105 Sqn but the exact cause has yet to be ascertained, his death being registered in Downham.  He is buried in/or was cremated at  Islington Cemetery and Crematorium

25-Feb

NICE, RONALD FRANK (138588) age: 22 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, LL644 KO-N of No 115 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

McGUIRE, PATRICK GREGORY (J/20897) age: Unknown RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, LL644 KO-N of No 115 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

PRICE, DONALD ALEXANDER (J/86321) age: 20 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, LL644 KO-N of No 115 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

ROBINSON, DALLAS REX (J/92149) age: 22 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, LL644 KO-N of No 115 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

TOBIN, JOHN JOSEPH (627852) age: 24 RAF

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, LL644 KO-N of No 115 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

DENNIS, ROBERT GEORGE(1279754) age: 23 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, LL644 KO-N of No 115 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

GARDNER, CAROL ERNEST WOODRIDG(1320619) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, LL644 KO-N of No 115 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

CHURCHER, FREDERICK CHARLES (1314803) age: 22 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HF537 of No 142 Sqn, which crashed near Castelnuovo on a raid to the Daimler Works at Steyt in Austria.  He is buried in Bari War Cemetery

25-Feb

RUTTER, VERNON TEMPLE(418182) age: 30 RAAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HF537 of No 142 Sqn, which crashed near Castelnuovo on a raid to the Daimler Works at Steyt in Austria.  He is buried in Bari War Cemetery

25-Feb

HOWARD, GODFREY DENZIL VAUGHAN (427327) age: 29 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HF537 of No 142 Sqn, which crashed near Castelnuovo on a raid to the Daimler Works at Steyt in Austria.  He is buried in Bari War Cemetery

25-Feb

TIBBITS, WALTER GERVAS(138069) age: 28 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EF308 OJ-R of No 149 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a Gardening sortie to the Baltic.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

25-Feb

FOWLER, GEORGE HENRY (421931) age: 21 RNZAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EF308 OJ-R of No 149 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a Gardening sortie to the Baltic.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

25-Feb

JOHNSTONE, ROBERT NICOL (421061) age: 23 RNZAF

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EF308 OJ-R of No 149 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a Gardening sortie to the Baltic.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

25-Feb

TUNNICLIFFE, VERNON GRANT (421298) age: 21 RNZAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EF308 OJ-R of No 149 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a Gardening sortie to the Baltic.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

25-Feb

HARTLEY, ARTHUR (2216066) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EF308 OJ-R of No 149 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a Gardening sortie to the Baltic.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

25-Feb

JEFFCOATE, FREDERICK ROBERT (1811014) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EF308 OJ-R of No 149 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a Gardening sortie to the Baltic.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

25-Feb

WEBSTER, FRANK RUSSELL (1035856) age: 21 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EF308 OJ-R of No 149 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a Gardening sortie to the Baltic.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

25-Feb

INGLES, ARTHUR NORMAN (420888) age: 20 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JA914 GT-A of No 156 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter and crashed near Lahr/Schwarzwald during a raid to Augsburg.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

MILLEN, BERESFORD BRUCE(1289479) age: 23 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JA914 GT-A of No 156 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter and crashed near Lahr/Schwarzwald during a raid to Augsburg.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

REYNOLDS, BENJAMIN SAMUEL (1335477) age: 36 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JA914 GT-A of No 156 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter and crashed near Lahr/Schwarzwald during a raid to Augsburg.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

HOSSACK, CRAWFORD MCKERROW (1570479) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JA914 GT-A of No 156 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter and crashed near Lahr/Schwarzwald during a raid to Augsburg.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

JOHNSON, WILLIAM HAROLD (1590138) age: 19 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JA914 GT-A of No 156 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter and crashed near Lahr/Schwarzwald during a raid to Augsburg.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

GIBSON, CHRISTOPHER (134061) age: 21 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB479 GT-K of No 156 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

COLVIN, ALFRED (54235) age: 25 RAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB479 GT-K of No 156 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

JONES, HOWARD WILLIAM (619144) age: Unknown RAF

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB479 GT-K of No 156 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

GILBERT, JAMES WALTER (1178418) age: 32 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB479 GT-K of No 156 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

GOODWIN, FREDERICK ALBERT (1336800) age: 21 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB479 GT-K of No 156 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

WHITEFIELD, LESLIE WILFRED (1253817) age: 27 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB479 GT-K of No 156 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

PORTER, ERIC FREDERICK (26243) age: 35 RAF

Wg Cdr

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB479 GT-K of No 156 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

HENDRY, J E() age: 

Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Mitchell II, FL691 'J' of No 226 Sqn, which was hit by flak during a raid on Abbeville and failed to return.  He is buried in ?

25-Feb

WRIGHT, ROWLAND BERNARD (J/11649) age: 25 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Mitchell II, FL691 'J' of No 226 Sqn, which was hit by flak during a raid on Abbeville and failed to return.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

25-Feb

SLACK, JOHN (1031091) age: Unknown RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Mitchell II, FL691 'J' of No 226 Sqn, which was hit by flak during a raid on Abbeville and failed to return.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

25-Feb

SMITH, KENNETH MCLEOD (974366) age: 25 RAFVR

WO

He was killed whilst flying in Mitchell II, FL691 'J' of No 226 Sqn, which was hit by flak during a raid on Abbeville and failed to return.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

25-Feb

MOULTRIE, DOUGLAS (414324) age: 24 RNZAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Mitchell II, FV910 'G' of No 226 Sqn, which was hit by flak during a raid on Abbeville and was ditched.  He is buried in Brookwood Military Cemetery.

25-Feb

BURROWS, CHARLES THOMAS (170219) age: 29 RAFVR

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Mitchell II, FV910 'G' of No 226 Sqn, which was hit by flak during a raid on Abbeville and was ditched.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

25-Feb

PALMER, CHARLES JOSEPH (1085322) age: Unknown RAFVR

AC1

He was killed whilst flying in  of No 246 Sqn, which but the exact circumstances have not yet been ascertained.  He is buried in Mombasa (Mbaraki) Cemetery

25-Feb

McGILL, HILTON SPENCER (420482) age: 20 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Hailsham of No 257 Sqn, which .  He is buried in Brookwood Military Cemetery

25-Feb

FEARNLEY, F A S () age: 

Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Spitfire XI, MJ534 'W' of No 331 Sqn, which was shot down by ground fire whilst strafing St Trond airfield during a Ramrod.  He is buried in

25-Feb

HODGINS, MERVYN EUGENE(J/88708) age: 21 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, DS731 EQ-O of No 408 Sqn, which was abandoned after being attacked by a Bf 110 as it left the target area during a raid on Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Hanover War Cemetery

25-Feb

CUNLIFFE, HENRY NORMAN (168961) age: 20 RAFVR

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, DS844 EQ-X of No 408 Sqn, which came down in the Rhine during a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

BASTEN, HENRY GEORGE(1399763) age: 21 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, DS844 EQ-X of No 408 Sqn, which came down in the Rhine during a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

WALKER, WALTER (960863) age: 23 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, DS844 EQ-X of No 408 Sqn, which came down in the Rhine during a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

EMERSON, ARMOUR JOHN (R/192677) age: 21 RCAF

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, DS844 EQ-X of No 408 Sqn, which came down in the Rhine during a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

HILLMAN, JAMES GORDON (J/21914) age: 27 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, DS844 EQ-X of No 408 Sqn, which came down in the Rhine during a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

25-Feb

NURSE, REGINALD SYDNEY (1496525) age: 23 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, DS844 EQ-X of No 408 Sqn, which came down in the Rhine during a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

25-Feb

SHERLOCK, HARRY (162517) age: 24 RAFVR

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, DS844 EQ-X of No 408 Sqn, which came down in the Rhine during a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

25-Feb

GILE, R J USAAF() age: Killed

T Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, LW427 of No 420 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter near Ostelheim during a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in

25-Feb

RICHARDSON, DAVID BALLANTINE(R/153656) age: 23 RCAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, LW427 of No 420 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter near Ostelheim during a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

KNIGHT, MARTIN ALLAN (J/86435) age: Unknown RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, LW427 of No 420 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter near Ostelheim during a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

CRAWLEY, DAVID (R/183604) age: 20 RCAF

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, LW427 of No 420 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter near Ostelheim during a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

HIRST, HARVEY ELLIS (R/208993) age: 20 RCAF

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, LW427 of No 420 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter near Ostelheim during a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

LONG, HENRY MAYNARD (J/21366) age: 24 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, LW427 of No 420 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter near Ostelheim during a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

BOTTERILL, WILLIAM HENRY (2201400) age: 19 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, LW427 of No 420 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter near Ostelheim during a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

HARDING, OSCAR LEONARD HARRINGTON (J/88359) age: 22 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, LV871 BM-M of No 433 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

LAVERY, CHARLES ALGERNON (J/89108) age: 19 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, LV871 BM-M of No 433 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

MACHESNEY, G R (J/89107) age: 19 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, LV871 BM-M of No 433 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

CARLILE, WILLIAM DAVID (425120) age: 30 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB742 AR-D of No 460 Sqn, which came down near Rottweil during a raid to Augsburg.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

GURDON, PETER WILLIAM BEDFORD (421861) age: 30 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB742 AR-D of No 460 Sqn, which came down near Rottweil during a raid to Augsburg.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

HOWISS, WILLIAM JOHN (418842) age: 27 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB742 AR-D of No 460 Sqn, which came down near Rottweil during a raid to Augsburg.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

MARTIN, RONALD CECIL (420838) age: 27 RAAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB742 AR-D of No 460 Sqn, which came down near Rottweil during a raid to Augsburg.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

STRAIN, JOHN EDWARD (J/86763) age: 20 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB742 AR-D of No 460 Sqn, which came down near Rottweil during a raid to Augsburg.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

WILLIS, FREDERICK CHARLES (1204293) age: 24 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB742 AR-D of No 460 Sqn, which came down near Rottweil during a raid to Augsburg.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

WOODWARD, FRANK (960435) age: 37 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB742 AR-D of No 460 Sqn, which came down near Rottweil during a raid to Augsburg.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

MARK, ALFRED ROTHWELL (J/25770) age: 26 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM315 AR-K2 of No 460 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

LLOYD, FRANK (1430128) age: 22 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM315 AR-K2 of No 460 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

YATES, RONALD (1454669) age: 21 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM315 AR-K2 of No 460 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

DE CELLES, LEO LORNE NORMAN (J/92028) age: 21 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM315 AR-K2 of No 460 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

GOLDMAN, MAURICE(1393901) age: 22 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM315 AR-K2 of No 460 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

HALKE, DONALD JOHN (1802238) age:  RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM315 AR-K2 of No 460 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

LERIGO, NORMAN HENRY (2217448) age: 33 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM315 AR-K2 of No 460 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

YOUNG, IAN CEDRIC (409963) age: 25 RAAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LL740 JO-M of No 463 Sqn, which crashed at Murr near Ludwigshafen after being severely damaged by fire from a night fighter en-route to a raid on Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

MORTIMER, RONALD JAMES (255684) age: 25 RAAF

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LL740 JO-M of No 463 Sqn, which crashed at Murr near Ludwigshafen after being severely damaged by fire from a night fighter en-route to a raid on Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

JACOMBS, RICHARD MORTIMER NEWARK (413388) age: 30 RAAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM444 JO-D of No 463 Sqn, which broke up in the air after being hit over the target area during a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

MARTIN, CHARLES JAMES (413219) age: 29 RAAF

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM444 JO-D of No 463 Sqn, which broke up in the air after being hit over the target area during a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

MARTIN, COLIN HILLIER (417392) age: 20 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM444 JO-D of No 463 Sqn, which broke up in the air after being hit over the target area during a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

HOLLOW, JOHN THEODORE(1606440) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM444 JO-D of No 463 Sqn, which broke up in the air after being hit over the target area during a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

PEARSON, FRANCIS JOSEPH (1135624) age: 24 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM444 JO-D of No 463 Sqn, which broke up in the air after being hit over the target area during a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

WYNDE, PERCY REGINALD (967562) age: 37 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM444 JO-D of No 463 Sqn, which broke up in the air after being hit over the target area during a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

EDGINTON, WILLIAM THOMAS CHARLES (422467) age: 22 RAAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LL746 PO-M of No 467 Sqn, which came down near Deufrugen during a raid to Augsburg.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

McLEOD, JAMES (415672) age: 31 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LL746 PO-M of No 467 Sqn, which came down near Deufrugen during a raid to Augsburg.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

TURPIE, ERIC DUDLEY (415595) age: 20 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LL746 PO-M of No 467 Sqn, which came down near Deufrugen during a raid to Augsburg.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

WOOD, JOHN WHITHAM (410280) age: 21 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LL746 PO-M of No 467 Sqn, which came down near Deufrugen during a raid to Augsburg.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

BARNETT, ALFRED JOHN (1577045) age: 20 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LL746 PO-M of No 467 Sqn, which came down near Deufrugen during a raid to Augsburg.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

STUCHBURY, HERBERT RONALD HOUGHTON (415488) age: 23 RAAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LL746 PO-M of No 467 Sqn, which came down near Deufrugen during a raid to Augsburg.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

OLIVE, ERNEST EDWARD (1630903) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LL746 PO-M of No 467 Sqn, which came down near Deufrugen during a raid to Augsburg.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

DELANGE, P G FFAF() age: 

Capt

He was killed whilst flying in Spitfire VB, BL344 'R' of No 501 Sqn, which he abandoned off Beachy Head following an engine failure during an ASR sortie.  He is buried in

25-Feb

FENWICK, JOHN HANDLEY DAVID (1395122) age: 21 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, DS785 JI-D of No 514 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

KAY, ALFRED (1437600) age: Unknown RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, DS785 JI-D of No 514 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

McKEOWN, JOHN JOSEPH (1337038) age: 20 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, DS785 JI-D of No 514 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

BERGQUIST, BERTIL WILFRED (J/87476) age: 22 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, DS785 JI-D of No 514 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

HARRISON, ROBERT (1128211) age: 28 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, DS785 JI-D of No 514 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

MARCHANT, EDWARD GEORGE(1603363) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, DS785 JI-D of No 514 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

McCORMICK, JOHN PAYNE(1493956) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster II, DS785 JI-D of No 514 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

BUCKINGHAM, HENRY FRANCIS (1322657) age: 22 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was probably killed whilst flying in Spitfire XI, BS502 of No 542 Sqn, which failed to return from a photo recce sortie over V-1 sites.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

25-Feb

TATTERSALL, CLARENCE(659088) age: 28 RAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ME582 BQ-E of No 550 Sqn, which came down near Liesse during a raid to Augsburg.  He is buried in Liesse Communal Cemetery

25-Feb

COLMAN, PERCIVAL LEONARD (1398722) age: 33 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ME582 BQ-E of No 550 Sqn, which came down near Liesse during a raid to Augsburg.  He is buried in Liesse Communal Cemetery

25-Feb

HATFIELD, ARTHUR (1580729) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ME582 BQ-E of No 550 Sqn, which came down near Liesse during a raid to Augsburg.  He is buried in Liesse Communal Cemetery

25-Feb

JOHNSTONE, WILLIAM (1523241) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ME582 BQ-E of No 550 Sqn, which came down near Liesse during a raid to Augsburg.  He is buried in Liesse Communal Cemetery

25-Feb

POWELL, JOHN LYNDEN (998039) age: 29 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ME582 BQ-E of No 550 Sqn, which came down near Liesse during a raid to Augsburg.  He is buried in Liesse Communal Cemetery

25-Feb

STOLLAR, HARRY (1387998) age: 23 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ME582 BQ-E of No 550 Sqn, which came down near Liesse during a raid to Augsburg.  He is buried in Liesse Communal Cemetery

25-Feb

WILLIAMS, WILLIAM ROBERT (1338351) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ME582 BQ-E of No 550 Sqn, which came down near Liesse during a raid to Augsburg.  He is buried in Liesse Communal Cemetery

25-Feb

HODDLE, GORDON BRUCE(413156) age: 22 RAAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ED942 BQ-Q of No 550 Sqn, which came down near Turkheim during a raid to Augsburg.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

BRYAN, JOHN WILLIAM (143853) age: Unknown RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ED942 BQ-Q of No 550 Sqn, which came down near Turkheim during a raid to Augsburg.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

BOOTHROYD, JAMES KENNETH (1359010) age: Unknown RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ED942 BQ-Q of No 550 Sqn, which came down near Turkheim during a raid to Augsburg.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

FAIRBAIRN, KENNETH MCLEAN (1393603) age: 25 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ED942 BQ-Q of No 550 Sqn, which came down near Turkheim during a raid to Augsburg.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

HUBBARD, STANLEY GEORG(1333708) age: 21 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ED942 BQ-Q of No 550 Sqn, which came down near Turkheim during a raid to Augsburg.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

QUINE, THOMAS FREDERICK (1524562) age: 23 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ED942 BQ-Q of No 550 Sqn, which came down near Turkheim during a raid to Augsburg.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

WILLIAMS, ERLE KEITH (J/22780) age: 21 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM419 PG-N of No 619 Sqn, which lost its port wing after being hit by fire from a night fighter during a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

GLAZEBROOK, JAMES GEORGE LESLIE(425640) age: 25 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM419 PG-N of No 619 Sqn, which lost its port wing after being hit by fire from a night fighter during a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

WALCH, WILLIAM (1684118) age: 29 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM419 PG-N of No 619 Sqn, which lost its port wing after being hit by fire from a night fighter during a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

DOIG, PETER HARTLEY (J/18898) age: 21 RCAF

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM442 GI-P of No 622 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter as it left the target area during a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

McFADDEN, CHARLES HENRY (627945) age: Unknown RAF

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM442 GI-P of No 622 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter as it left the target area during a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

DENCH, FREDERICK KENNETH (1890830) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM442 GI-P of No 622 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter as it left the target area during a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

TAYLOR, ROY SIDNEY CUSTANC(1431888) age: 22 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM442 GI-P of No 622 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter as it left the target area during a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

25-Feb

HUTCHINSON, JACK PIERCE(416501) age: 23 RAAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LL797 UM-B2 of No 626 Sqn, which came down near Marsal during a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Marsal (Moselle) Churchyard

25-Feb

YOUNG, PETER HENRY WILSON (135656) age: 20 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LL797 UM-B2 of No 626 Sqn, which came down near Marsal during a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Marsal (Moselle) Churchyard

25-Feb

GOODKEY, LEONARD EARL(J/19575) age: 23 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LL797 UM-B2 of No 626 Sqn, which came down near Marsal during a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Marsal (Moselle) Churchyard

25-Feb

EDGEWORTH, ROBERT (1508681) age: 18 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LL797 UM-B2 of No 626 Sqn, which came down near Marsal during a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Marsal (Moselle) Churchyard

25-Feb

HODGSON, ARTHUR (1686419) age: 35 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LL797 UM-B2 of No 626 Sqn, which came down near Marsal during a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Marsal (Moselle) Churchyard

25-Feb

MACEY, KENNETH JOSEPH (1320991) age: 22 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LL797 UM-B2 of No 626 Sqn, which came down near Marsal during a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Marsal (Moselle) Churchyard

25-Feb

BOWDITCH, BRYAN ROBERT (1322645) age: 22 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LL797 UM-B2 of No 626 Sqn, which came down near Marsal during a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Marsal (Moselle) Churchyard

25-Feb

BINDER, HECTOR FREDERICK (R/72273) age: 33 RCAF

WO II

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LL797 UM-B2 of No 626 Sqn, which came down near Marsal during a raid to Schweinfurt.  He is buried in Marsal (Moselle) Churchyard

25-Feb

JARMAN, ROY (1610384) age: 21 RAFVR

AC1

He was killed/died whilst serving with No 5004 (Airfield Construction) Sqn but the circumstances of his death have not yet been ascertained, his death being registered at Maidstone.  He is buried in Linthwaite Methodist Burial Ground

25-Feb

SIERZEGA, Marian(P.704460) age: 24 PAF

LAC

He died in the General Hospital, Nottingham from injuries sustained whilst flying in Master II, DM283  of No 16 (P) SFTS, which crashed at Stapleford during a training flight.  He is buried in Newark-on-Trent Cemetery

25-Feb

HAMILTON, WILLIAM PERCY (R/163622) age: 22 RCAF

WO II

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, LJ529 of No 1661 HCU, which crashed into the watch office at Port Ellen on its fourth attempt to make an emergency landing on three engines.  He is buried in Bowmore New Parish Churchyard, Isle of Islay

25-Feb

WIDDOWS, MAURICE HUBERT (1585086) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, LJ529 of No 1661 HCU, which crashed into the watch office at Port Ellen on its fourth attempt to make an emergency landing on three engines.  He is buried in Dymock (St Mary) Churchyard

25-Feb

LUCHA, PETER AUGUST (1395654) age: 22 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, LJ529 of No 1661 HCU, which crashed into the watch office at Port Ellen on its fourth attempt to make an emergency landing on three engines.  He is buried in Lambeth Cemetery

25-Feb

RADFORD, KENNETH WILLIAM (1576117) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, LJ529 of No 1661 HCU, which crashed into the watch office at Port Ellen on its fourth attempt to make an emergency landing on three engines.  He is buried in Mansfield (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

25-Feb

SHARP, MAURICE(172178) age: 22 RAFVR

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, LJ529 of No 1661 HCU, which crashed into the watch office at Port Ellen on its fourth attempt to make an emergency landing on three engines.  He is buried in Morley Cemetery

25-Feb

BROWN, ALFRED CHARLES (1578712) age: 21 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, LJ529 of No 1661 HCU, which crashed into the watch office at Port Ellen on its fourth attempt to make an emergency landing on three engines.  He is buried in Pershore Cemetery

25-Feb

JAMES, CYRIL THOMAS (1419573) age: 23 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, W7866 of No 1662 HCU, which dived steeply into the ground and burst into flames from 500 ft whilst carrying out solo night circuits.  He is buried in Cockett (St Peter) Churchyard

25-Feb

BOWLES, MERVYN ALAN (1800366) age: 21 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, W7866 of No 1662 HCU, which dived steeply into the ground and burst into flames from 500 ft whilst carrying out solo night circuits.  He is buried in Goudhurst New Cemetery

25-Feb

WALMSLEY, KENNETH (1528517) age: 23 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, W7866 of No 1662 HCU, which dived steeply into the ground and burst into flames from 500 ft whilst carrying out solo night circuits.  He is buried in Heywood Cemetery, Lancashire

25-Feb

BOWER, FREDERICK NORMAN (1866493) age: 19 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, W7866 of No 1662 HCU, which dived steeply into the ground and burst into flames from 500 ft whilst carrying out solo night circuits.  He is buried in Wall (St John) Churchyard

25-Feb

WINSLADE, ERIC LESLIE(1284563) age: 23 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed/died whilst serving with No 226 Grp, but the exact circumstances have not yet been ascertained.  He is buried in Kirkee War Cemetery

25-Feb

HARDING, JOHN WILLIAM (1399053) age: 29 RAFVR

AC2

He was probably killed whilst flying in Oxford, 3425 of No 24 AS, which crashed after stalling during a practice bomb run.  He is buried in Nigel Old Cemetery.

25-Feb

HEROD, RICHARD CAMPBELL (R/103031) age: Unknown RCAF

WO I

He was killed whilst flying in Hurricane I, V6680 of No 63 OTU, which flew into a hill at Cubbington.  He is buried in Dundee Eastern Necropolis

25-Feb

DAUGHTON, FRANK ROY (133684) age: 29 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in  of No 9 (C) OTU/OADU, which but the exact circumstances have not yet been ascertained.  He is buried in Rabat European Cemetery

25-Feb

GARRIOCK, JAMES RITCHIE(541034) age: 29 RAF

Cpl

He had been serving at AHQ FE but died in Japanese captivity whilst being held in a camp at Liang, Ambon.  He is buried in Ambon War Cemetery

25-Feb

SHIMON ISKHAQ (4103) age: Unknown IL

Private

He was killed/died whilst serving with the Iraq Levies, but the exact circumstances have not yet been ascertained.  He is buried in Ramleh War Cemetery

25-Feb

STEWART, RUFFEL JOHN (1283197) age: 40 RAFVR

AC2

He was serving in South Africa but his unit and exact cause of his death has yet to be ascertained.  He is buried in Johannesburg (West Park) Cemetery

25-Feb

CORNWELL, FREDERICK GEORGE(1471720) age: 42 RAFVR

LAC

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

25-Feb

PRANGNELL, HERBERT EDWARD (561420) age: 33 RAF

Sgt

He was serving in the UK but the exact cause has yet to be ascertained, his death being registered in Camberwell.  He is buried in Brookwood Military Cemetery

25-Feb

TIBBENHAM, FREDERICK REGINALD HANS (1467902) age: 30 RAFVR

LAC

He was serving in the UK but the exact cause has yet to be ascertained, his death being registered in Marylebone.  He is buried in Brookwood Military Cemetery

25-Feb

MASON, EDGAR THOMAS (171956) age: 20 RAFVR

Plt Off

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

25-Feb

HARDING, JOHN WILLIAM (1399053) age: 29 RAFVR

AC2

He is buried in Nigel Old Cemetery

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