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Casualties - 1 - 4 August 1944


01-Aug

LEWIS, ERNEST PHILIP (970467) age: Unknown RAFVR

WO

He was killed whilst flying in Whitley, P5016 of No 10 Sqn, which captured on 27 Jun 1941 following a raid on Bremen, he escaped from Stalag Luft VI on 25 Mar 1944 but was re-captured in July and was shot by the SS on this date.  He is buried in Malbork Commonwealth War Cemetery

01-Aug

BALL, RAYMOND FINDLAY (135506) age: 27 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was serving with No 96 Sqn, which but the exact circumstances have not yet been ascertained.  His death being registered in Chichester.  He is buried in Blackley (St Andrew) Churchyard

01-Aug

SAUNDERS, FREDERICK GEORGE (142322) age: 35 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was serving with No 96 Sqn, which but the exact circumstances have not yet been ascertained.  His death being registered in Chichester.  He is buried in Littlehampton Cemetery

01-Aug

ALLEN, CHARLES LOWERY (1303871) age: 22 RAFVR

LAC

He was serving with No 96 Sqn but the exact cause has yet to be ascertained, his death being registered in Scotland?.  He is buried in New Seaham (Christ Church) Churchyard

01-Aug

STREET, LEONARD ARTHUR (1802950) age: 21 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LL849 SR-O of No 101 Sqn, which crashed near Lichfield after hitting trees in poor weather during a night training flight.  He is buried in Crawley (Snell Hatch) Burial Ground

01-Aug

HOLMES, ALEXANDER (1056540) age: 34 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LL849 SR-O of No 101 Sqn, which crashed near Lichfield after hitting trees in poor weather during a night training flight.  He is buried in Edinburgh (Morningside) Cemetery

01-Aug

EVANSON, WILLIAM GEORGE (1580430) age: 22 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LL849 SR-O of No 101 Sqn, which crashed near Lichfield after hitting trees in poor weather during a night training flight.  He is buried in Whaley Thorns (St Luke) Additional Burial Ground

01-Aug

JONES, A H (542465V) age: 20 SAAF

Lt

He was probably killed whilst flying in Mustang III, FB317 of No 112 Sqn, which crashed on take off from Crete.  He is buried in Foiano Della Chiana War Cemetery

01-Aug

HINTEN, LACHLAN DOUGLAS (413998) age: 21 RAAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Spitfire IX, NH397 of No 126 Sqn, which spun into the ground near Totnes having been diverted to Exeter from Harrowbeer.  He is buried in Bath (Haycombe) Cemetery

01-Aug

STOKOE, THOMAS WILLIAM (635932) age: 22 RAF

Flt Sgt

He died from wounds sustained whilst flying in Typhoon IB, JR445 of No 183 Sqn, which crashed on landing at Hurn on its return from a RP attack on 31 Jul 1944.  He is buried in Ryes War Cemetery, Bazenville

01-Aug

LIGHTFOOT, ALFRED HENRY (184095) age: 32 RAFVR

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Beaufighter, LX953 'G' of No 211 Sqn, which failed to return from a sortie.  He is buried in Taukkyan War Cemetery

01-Aug

VAUGHAN, ROSS GEORGE (J/88656) age: 23 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Beaufighter, LX953 'G' of No 211 Sqn, which failed to return from a sortie.  He is buried in Taukkyan War Cemetery

01-Aug

YOUNG, EDWIN ALFRED CECIL (112723) age: 27 RAFVR

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Beaufighter X, LX530 of No 252 Sqn, which was shot down off Oxia by flak.  He is commemorated on the Alamein Memorial.

01-Aug

CLARK, JOHN DUNCAN (J/86504) age: 23 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Beaufighter X, LX530 of No 252 Sqn, which was shot down off Oxia by flak.  He is commemorated on the Alamein Memorial.

01-Aug

GLOECKLER, JOHN ERNEST (JACK) (J/28762) age: 26 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, LV950 AL-C of No 429 Sqn, which came down near St-Martin-au-Bosc during an attack on a Noball (V-1) site at Coquereaux.  He is buried in St Martin-au-Bosc Communal Cemetery

01-Aug

WALSHAM, REGINALD THOMAS (55891) age: 26 RAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, LV950 AL-C of No 429 Sqn, which came down near St-Martin-au-Bosc during an attack on a Noball (V-1) site at Coquereaux.  He is buried in St Martin-au-Bosc Communal Cemetery

01-Aug

GILMORE, HUGH BOYD (J/90250) age: 20 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, LV950 AL-C of No 429 Sqn, which came down near St-Martin-au-Bosc during an attack on a Noball (V-1) site at Coquereaux.  He is buried in St Martin-au-Bosc Communal Cemetery

01-Aug

IRISH, JOHN ROY (J/87468) age: 24 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, LV950 AL-C of No 429 Sqn, which came down near St-Martin-au-Bosc during an attack on a Noball (V-1) site at Coquereaux.  He is buried in St Martin-au-Bosc Communal Cemetery

01-Aug

LINDENSMITH, GORDON LEROY (J/90312) age: 20 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, LV950 AL-C of No 429 Sqn, which came down near St-Martin-au-Bosc during an attack on a Noball (V-1) site at Coquereaux.  He is buried in St Martin-au-Bosc Communal Cemetery

01-Aug

SANTO, JOHN ALEXANDER (J/88290) age: 23 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, LV950 AL-C of No 429 Sqn, which came down near St-Martin-au-Bosc during an attack on a Noball (V-1) site at Coquereaux.  He is buried in St Martin-au-Bosc Communal Cemetery

01-Aug

WRIGHT, WILLIAM JOHN LOUIS (J/88779) age: 27 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, LV950 AL-C of No 429 Sqn, which came down near St-Martin-au-Bosc during an attack on a Noball (V-1) site at Coquereaux.  He is buried in St Martin-au-Bosc Communal Cemetery

01-Aug

CAMPBELL, WILLIAM RONALD (J/14109) age: 22 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Spitfire IX, MK826 'X' of No 442 Sqn, which he abandoned near Caen after being damaged by flak, but he did not survive.  He is buried in Banneville-la-Campagne War Cemetery

01-Aug

JOHNSEN, T() age: 

Capt

He was killed whilst flying in Spitfire IX, MK614 of No 602 Sqn, which came down during a attack on enemy MT near Conde.  He is buried in

01-Aug

CULLIP, ROY CHARLES (1603915) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in  of No 1 ADU, which but the exact circumstances have not yet been ascertained.  He is buried in Tel el Kebir War Memorial Cemetery

01-Aug

KRZESINSKI, Tadeusz(P.705419) age: 32 PAF

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington  X, HE993  of No 18 OTU, which side-slipped into the ground after control was lost over RAF Ashbourne.  He is buried in Newark-on-Trent Cemetery

01-Aug

KOROL, Sergiusz(P.704006) age: 24 PAF

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington  X, HE993  of No 18 OTU, which side-slipped into the ground after control was lost over RAF Ashbourne.  He is buried in Newark-on-Trent Cemetery

01-Aug

LASKO, Zbigniew(P.703925) age: 24 PAF

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington  X, HE993  of No 18 OTU, which side-slipped into the ground after control was lost over RAF Ashbourne.  He is buried in Newark-on-Trent Cemetery

01-Aug

GRUBSKI, Wieslaw(P.2653) age: 23 PAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HE993  of No 18 OTU, which side-slipped into the ground after control was lost over RAF Ashbourne.  He is buried in Newark-on-Trent Cemetery

01-Aug

GUTOWSKI, Mieczyslaw(P.706599) age: 25 PAF

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HE993  of No 18 OTU, which side-slipped into the ground after control was lost over RAF Ashbourne.  He is buried in Newark-on-Trent Cemetery

01-Aug

JANKOWSKI, Antoni Jozef(P.706902) age: 29 PAF

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, HE993  of No 18 OTU, which side-slipped into the ground after control was lost over RAF Ashbourne.  He is buried in Newark-on-Trent Cemetery

01-Aug

CHARNLEY, THOMAS (1498742) age: 22 RAFVR

AC1

He was killed/died whilst serving with No 320 MU, but the exact circumstances have not yet been ascertained.  He is buried in Karachi War Cemetery

01-Aug

ANDERSON, JOHN MILLAR (1340825) age: 23 RAFVR

LAC

He was killed/died whilst serving with No 323 Wing, but the exact circumstances have not yet been ascertained.  He is buried in Bari War Cemetery

01-Aug

WHORLTON, STANLEY (1518682) age: 22 RAFVR

LAC

He was killed/died whilst serving with No 7 BSU, but the exact circumstances have not yet been ascertained.  He is buried in Kirkee War Cemetery

01-Aug

ENGLEFIELD, FRANCIS JOHN (410965) age: 22 RAAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Baltimore III, AG899 of No 75 OTU, which spun into the ground whilst attempting to execute a single engine go-round following an engine failure.  He is buried in Alexandria (Chatby) Military and War Memorial Cemetery

01-Aug

COULTER, JOHN THOMAS (1269546) age: 37 RAFVR

LAC

He was killed whilst flying in  of No UK Sqn, which .  He is buried in Cambridge City Cemetery

01-Aug

BARNES, GEORGE EDWARD CLAYDEN (1176725) age: 33 RAFVR

Cpl

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

01-Aug

SMITH, THOMAS BERNARD (934297) age: 35 RAFVR

LAC

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

01-Aug

ALDER, LAURENCE PARKER (1001286) age: 27 RAFVR

LAC

He was serving in the UK but the exact cause has yet to be ascertained, his death being registered in Cleveland.  He is buried in Ormesby (St Cuthbert) Churchyard

01-Aug

BLAMEY, PETER ARTHUR (1172145) age: 24 RAFVR

Cpl

He was serving in the UK but the exact cause has yet to be ascertained, his death being registered in Oxford.  He is buried in Burnham (St Peter) Churchyard

01-Aug

HARVEY, GUY THOMAS (80280) age: 43 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was serving in the UK but the exact cause has yet to be ascertained, his death being registered in Oxford.  He is buried in Llantwitfardre (St Illtyd) Churchyard

01-Aug

PITHER, WILLIAM (1243361) age: 38 RAFVR

LAC

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

01-Aug

LESSER, SAMUEL (924286) age: 28 RAFVR

LAC

He was serving in the UK but the exact cause has yet to be ascertained, his death being registered in Surrey N W.  He is buried in Willesden Jewish Cemetery

01-Aug

GREEN, HELEN (488999) age: Unknown WAAF

ACW1

She was serving in the UK but the exact cause has yet to be ascertained, her death being registered in Scotland?.  She is buried in Brookwood Military Cemetery

01-Aug

SAYER, MARY (420382) age: 25 WAAF

LACW

She was serving in the UK and probably drowned whilst bathing near Newquay St Austell.  She is buried in St Columb Major Cemetery.

01-Aug

STABB, AUDREY HILDA (2126611) age: 19 WAAF

ACW2

She was serving in the UK and probably drowned whilst bathing near Newquay St Austell.  She is buried in Wolborough (St Mary) Churchyard.

02-Aug

BRADY, WILLIAM (1075561) age: 29 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Boston III, HK971 of No 18 Sqn, which failed to return from a shipping recce along the east coast of Italy.  He is buried in Padua War Cemetery

02-Aug

HARRISON, ALFRED DFM(162526) age: 25 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Boston III, HK971 of No 18 Sqn, which failed to return from a shipping recce along the east coast of Italy.  He is buried in Padua War Cemetery

02-Aug

CARRUTHERS, JOHN DAVID RUPERT BERNARD (400963) age: 25 RAAF

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Boston III, HK971 of No 18 Sqn, which failed to return from a shipping recce along the east coast of Italy.  He is buried in Padua War Cemetery

02-Aug

DYER, ARTHUR RICHARD (420648) age: 29 RAAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Boston III, HK971 of No 18 Sqn, which failed to return from a shipping recce along the east coast of Italy.  He is buried in Viroflay New Communal Cemetery

02-Aug

GEORGE, LEONARD FREDERICK (934009) age: Unknown RAFVR

Cpl

He was serving with No 43 Sqn, but the exact circumstances have not yet been ascertained.  He is buried in Mazargues War Cemetery, Marseilles

02-Aug

MACKLEM, JAMES DOUGLAS (J/20592) age: 21 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Beaufighter X, NE398 of No 47 Sqn, which collided with another aircraft of the same unit over China Bay airfield whilst practising low level attacks.  He is buried in Trincomalee War Cemetery

02-Aug

BROWN, RUSSELL GORDON (1319585) age: Unknown RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Dakota III, KG457 of No 62 Sqn, which crashed on a hillside near Falam in Burma during a supply dropping sortie.  He is buried in Taukkyan War Cemetery

02-Aug

COURTHOPE, JOHN EDWARD RAY (1431802) age: 24 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Dakota III, KG457 of No 62 Sqn, which crashed on a hillside near Falam in Burma during a supply dropping sortie.  He is buried in Taukkyan War Cemetery

02-Aug

RIX, ALBERT RONALD (410029) age: 24 RAAF

WO

He was killed whilst flying in Dakota III, KG457 of No 62 Sqn, which crashed on a hillside near Falam in Burma during a supply dropping sortie.  He is buried in Taukkyan War Cemetery

02-Aug

JOHANSSON, HILDEBRAND ALFRED (392043) age: 22 RNZAF

WO

He was killed whilst flying in Dakota III, KG457 of No 62 Sqn, which crashed on a hillside near Falam in Burma during a supply dropping sortie.  He is buried in Taukkyan War Cemetery

02-Aug

ESKIL, ODIN JOHN (J/11076) age: 27 RCAF

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Spitfire IX, NH272 'D' of No 132 Sqn, which collided on take off with a P-51 as it set off for an armed recce in the Lisieux area.  He is buried in Bayeux War Cemetery

02-Aug

WOOD, EDWARD FRANCIS (R/118348) age: 21 RCAF

Sgt

He was captured on 23 Aug 1943 following a raid on Berlin whilst flying in Halifax II, HR944 NP-K of No 158 Sqn and he died in captivity from natural causes.  He is buried in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

02-Aug

GRIFFITHS, PETER MEREWETHER (1339361) age: 23 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was probably killed whilst flying in Mosquito VI, HP908 of No 248 Sqn, which failed to return from an anti-submarine patrol.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

02-Aug

SMITH, MAURICE SIDNEY (1396205) age: 21 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was probably killed whilst flying in Mosquito VI, HP908 of No 248 Sqn, which failed to return from an anti-submarine patrol.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

02-Aug

GLAZIER, FREDERICK JOHN (J/25835) age: 22 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Hurricane IV, KZ376 of No 288 Sqn, which crashed after stalling in cloud.  He is buried in Brookwood Military Cemetery

02-Aug

READ, PAUL CLIFFORD (1489125) age: 22 RAF

Flt Sgt

He was probably killed whilst flying in Liberator VI, EW112 of No 356 Sqn, which struck the sea during a turn but crashed in a forced landing near Chandipur.  He is buried in Madras War Cemetery, Chennai

02-Aug

DODSON, GORDON THOMAS (2204764) age: 19 RAFVR

Sgt

He was probably killed whilst flying in Liberator VI, EW112 of No 356 Sqn, which struck the sea during a turn but crashed in a forced landing near Chandipur.  He is buried in Madras War Cemetery, Chennai

02-Aug

STARK, GEORGE DOUGLAS (J/85641) age: 21 RCAF

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, NA581 KW-U of No 425 Sqn, which dived into the ground near Blyth in Nottinghamshire during a training flight.  He is buried in Harrogate (Stonefall) Cemetery

02-Aug

CODE, JOHN EDWARD (J/89332) age: 21 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, NA581 KW-U of No 425 Sqn, which dived into the ground near Blyth in Nottinghamshire during a training flight.  He is buried in Harrogate (Stonefall) Cemetery

02-Aug

DAVIES, PAUL PATRICK (J/87366) age: 25 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, NA581 KW-U of No 425 Sqn, which dived into the ground near Blyth in Nottinghamshire during a training flight.  He is buried in Harrogate (Stonefall) Cemetery

02-Aug

PIGEON, JOHN JEROME (J/89298) age: 22 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, NA581 KW-U of No 425 Sqn, which dived into the ground near Blyth in Nottinghamshire during a training flight.  He is buried in Harrogate (Stonefall) Cemetery

02-Aug

PITKIN, EDMUND FRANCIS (J/86151) age: 20 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, NA581 KW-U of No 425 Sqn, which dived into the ground near Blyth in Nottinghamshire during a training flight.  He is buried in Harrogate (Stonefall) Cemetery

02-Aug

SNIDER, LLOYD (J/89073) age: Unknown RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, NA581 KW-U of No 425 Sqn, which dived into the ground near Blyth in Nottinghamshire during a training flight.  He is buried in Harrogate (Stonefall) Cemetery

02-Aug

WATERS, MERVIN HUGH (C/90376) age: 24 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, NA581 KW-U of No 425 Sqn, which dived into the ground near Blyth in Nottinghamshire during a training flight.  He is buried in Harrogate (Stonefall) Cemetery

02-Aug

FINNEY, KEITH MACDIARMID (422942) age: 23 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ME853 PO-Q of No 467 Sqn, which came down near Boran-sur-Oise during a raid on a V-1 storage facility at Bois de Cassan.  He is buried in Boran-sur-Oise Communal Cemetery

02-Aug

SCHEADEL, GARNET KEITH (437213) age: 19 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ME853 PO-Q of No 467 Sqn, which came down near Boran-sur-Oise during a raid on a V-1 storage facility at Bois de Cassan.  He is buried in Boran-sur-Oise Communal Cemetery

02-Aug

WILKINS, JOHN (858830) age: 39 AuxAF

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ME853 PO-Q of No 467 Sqn, which came down near Boran-sur-Oise during a raid on a V-1 storage facility at Bois de Cassan.  He is buried in Boran-sur-Oise Communal Cemetery

02-Aug

DAWKINS, ALEXANDER HAROLD (1300770) age: 26 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ME853 PO-Q of No 467 Sqn, which came down near Boran-sur-Oise during a raid on a V-1 storage facility at Bois de Cassan.  He is buried in Boran-sur-Oise Communal Cemetery

02-Aug

BRADLEY, ALICK RONALD (423050) age: 24 RAAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ME853 PO-Q of No 467 Sqn, which came down near Boran-sur-Oise during a raid on a V-1 storage facility at Bois de Cassan.  He is buried in Viroflay New Communal Cemetery

02-Aug

DELAHUNTY, JAMES RODERICK (419458) age: 22 RAAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ME853 PO-Q of No 467 Sqn, which came down near Boran-sur-Oise during a raid on a V-1 storage facility at Bois de Cassan.  He is buried in Viroflay New Communal Cemetery

02-Aug

DIAL, WILFRED GEORGE BARRETT (427615) age: 22 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ME853 PO-Q of No 467 Sqn, which came down near Boran-sur-Oise during a raid on a V-1 storage facility at Bois de Cassan.  He is buried in Viroflay New Communal Cemetery

02-Aug

CHALLIS, EDGAR GLYNN (434619) age: 22 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ND346 PO-E of No 467 Sqn, which was shot down near Beaumont during a raid on a V-1 storage facility at Bois de Cassan.  He is buried in Boran-sur-Oise Communal Cemetery

02-Aug

HEAP, ALBERT EDWARD (426343) age: 27 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ND346 PO-E of No 467 Sqn, which was shot down near Beaumont during a raid on a V-1 storage facility at Bois de Cassan.  He is buried in Boran-sur-Oise Communal Cemetery

02-Aug

McKINNON, JOHN ALEXANDER WOODROW (425881) age: 20 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ND346 PO-E of No 467 Sqn, which was shot down near Beaumont during a raid on a V-1 storage facility at Bois de Cassan.  He is buried in Boran-sur-Oise Communal Cemetery

02-Aug

LE MAIRE, JOHN SYLVESTER (410070) age: 29 RAAF

WO

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ND346 PO-E of No 467 Sqn, which was shot down near Beaumont during a raid on a V-1 storage facility at Bois de Cassan.  He is buried in Boran-sur-Oise Communal Cemetery

02-Aug

DYER, ALAN (553009) age: Unknown RAF

WO

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ND346 PO-E of No 467 Sqn, which was shot down near Beaumont during a raid on a V-1 storage facility at Bois de Cassan.  He is buried in Padua War Cemetery

02-Aug

HOWARD, RUSSELL (426601) age: 21 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ND346 PO-E of No 467 Sqn, which was shot down near Beaumont during a raid on a V-1 storage facility at Bois de Cassan.  He is buried in Viroflay New Communal Cemetery

02-Aug

SHAYLER, ANTHONY GEORGE (1853000) age: 19 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ND346 PO-E of No 467 Sqn, which was shot down near Beaumont during a raid on a V-1 storage facility at Bois de Cassan.  He is buried in Viroflay New Communal Cemetery

02-Aug

DOUGLAS-HAMILTON, Lord DAVID (73704) age: 32 RAFVR

Sqn Ldr

He was probably killed whilst flying in Mosquito IX, MM240 of No 544 Sqn, which crashed on the approach to Benson at South Moreton following an engine failure.  He is buried in Berwick St John (St John the Baptist) Churchyard

02-Aug

GATEHOUSE, PHILIP EDWIN DFM(131888) age: 31 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was probably killed whilst flying in Mosquito IX, MM240 of No 544 Sqn, which crashed on the approach to Benson at South Moreton following an engine failure.  He is buried in Oxford (Botley) Cemetery

02-Aug

WALL, LESLIE CHARLES ALEXANDER (145035) age: Unknown RAFVR

Fg Off

He was serving with No 604 Sqn, but the exact circumstances have not yet been ascertained.  He is buried in Bayeux War Cemetery

02-Aug

PARRY, ERNEST WYNNE (124119) age: 25 RAFVR

Flt Lt

He was serving with No 604 Sqn, but the exact circumstances have not yet been ascertained.  He is buried in Bayeux War Cemetery

02-Aug

AITCHISON, PRIDEAUX (1531116) age: Unknown RAFVR

LAC

He was possibly killed whilst flying in Auster IV, MT177 of No 659 Sqn, which failed to return from a recce sortie.  He is buried in St Charles de Percy War Cemetery

02-Aug

SZEJNOWSKI, Pawel(P.784470) age: 31 PAF

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, JP283 'G' of No 1586 (SD) Flt, which was shot down by a night fighter near Szantes about 150 km from Budapest during a supply dropping sortie to Poland.  He is buried in Budapest War Cemetery.

02-Aug

LEWANDOWSKI, Jan(P.484040) age: 24 PAF

WO

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, JP283 'G' of No 1586 (SD) Flt, which was shot down by a night fighter near Szantes about 150 km from Budapest during a supply dropping sortie to Poland.  He is buried in Budapest War Cemetery.

02-Aug

SLATER, JAMES ARTHUR (1581743) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

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

02-Aug

COOK, ROYSTON GARFIELD (1836629) age: 19 RAFVR

Sgt

He was serving with No 51 Sqn and probably died from injuries or wounds in a hospital near Aldershot sustained whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ767.  He is buried in Brookwood Military Cemetery.

02-Aug

BURT, WILLIAM HENRY (71149) age: 37 RAFVR

Flt Lt

He was serving in the UK and was possibly killed by a V-1 that hit a restaurant in Beckenham.  He is buried in Shirley (St John) Churchyard

02-Aug

TAYLOR, KATHLEEN VERA (2141694) age: 19 WAAF

ACW1

She was serving in the UK but the exact cause has yet to be ascertained, her death being registered in Lewisham.  She is buried in Lewisham (Hither Green) Cemetery

02-Aug

HAUTOT, VERA GERTRUDE (451753) age: 32 WAAF

ACW1

She was serving in the UK but the exact cause has yet to be ascertained, her death being registered in Trowbridge.  She is buried in Bath (Haycombe) Cemetery

03-Aug

HUGHES, EDWARD THOMAS (184674) age: 27 RAFVR

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington XIII, MF153 of No 38 Sqn, which failed to return from a recce over the Mediterranean and is believed to have crashed near Keos Island.  He is buried in Phaleron War Cemetery

03-Aug

CORKERY, BERNARD JOHN (1315142) age: 22 RAFVR

WO

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington XIII, MF153 of No 38 Sqn, which failed to return from a recce over the Mediterranean and is believed to have crashed near Keos Island.  He is buried in Phaleron War Cemetery

03-Aug

KEEN, SIDNEY (421022) age: 23 RAAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington XIII, MF153 of No 38 Sqn, which failed to return from a recce over the Mediterranean and is believed to have crashed near Keos Island.  He is buried in Phaleron War Cemetery

03-Aug

JORDAN, HENRY STAN (421225) age: 22 RAAF

WO

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington XIII, MF153 of No 38 Sqn, which failed to return from a recce over the Mediterranean and is believed to have crashed near Keos Island.  He is buried in Phaleron War Cemetery

03-Aug

KERRIDGE, KEITH EDWARD (421226) age: 23 RAAF

WO

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington XIII, MF153 of No 38 Sqn, which failed to return from a recce over the Mediterranean and is believed to have crashed near Keos Island.  He is buried in Phaleron War Cemetery

03-Aug

CRAWLEY, CLIFFORD TOM (1390092) age: 23 RAFVR

WO

He was killed whilst flying in Baltimore V, FW553 'J' of No 55 Sqn, which crashed near Frassinelli during an armed recce along the east coast and Po estuary.  He is buried in Padua War Cemetery.

03-Aug

NOYES, DONALD WILLIAM (183409) age: 24 RAFVR

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Baltimore V, FW553 'J' of No 55 Sqn, which crashed near Frassinelli during an armed recce along the east coast and Po estuary.  He is buried in Padua War Cemetery.

03-Aug

DEAN, JACK (183397) age: 27 RAFVR

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Baltimore V, FW553 'J' of No 55 Sqn, which crashed near Frassinelli during an armed recce along the east coast and Po estuary.  He is buried in Padua War Cemetery.

03-Aug

FYNN, LEONARD (1121140) age: 23 RAFVR

WO

He was killed whilst flying in Baltimore V, FW553 'J' of No 55 Sqn, which crashed near Frassinelli during an armed recce along the east coast and Po estuary.  He is buried in Padua War Cemetery.

03-Aug

DURANT, EDWARD ROBINSON (128701) age: 32 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, PA162 QR-L of No 61 Sqn, which was lost on a raid against a V-1 storage facility at Trossy St-Maximin.  He is buried in Creil Communal Cemetery

03-Aug

GILMORE, FRANCIS ORMOND (J/25797) age: 22 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, PA162 QR-L of No 61 Sqn, which was lost on a raid against a V-1 storage facility at Trossy St-Maximin.  He is buried in Creil Communal Cemetery

03-Aug

STEPHENS, WILBERT (J/28690) age: 29 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, PA162 QR-L of No 61 Sqn, which was lost on a raid against a V-1 storage facility at Trossy St-Maximin.  He is buried in Creil Communal Cemetery

03-Aug

ROWLAND, BERNARD LAWRENCE (56272) age: 24 RAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, PA162 QR-L of No 61 Sqn, which was lost on a raid against a V-1 storage facility at Trossy St-Maximin.  He is buried in Creil Communal Cemetery

03-Aug

SUTHERLAND, ROSS EDWIN (J/90355) age: 21 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, PA162 QR-L of No 61 Sqn, which was lost on a raid against a V-1 storage facility at Trossy St-Maximin.  He is buried in Creil Communal Cemetery

03-Aug

THOMSON, HAROLD DAVID (J/90356) age: 20 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, PA162 QR-L of No 61 Sqn, which was lost on a raid against a V-1 storage facility at Trossy St-Maximin.  He is buried in Creil Communal Cemetery

03-Aug

ASHWORTH, CORRAN PERRY (413367) age: 22 RNZAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Mustang III, FB208 of No 65 Sqn, which was lost during an attack on bridges across the River Siene.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

03-Aug

MARIDOR, J P DFC CdeC() age: 

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Spitfire XIV, RM656 of No 91 Sqn, which crashed at Benenden after ramming a V-1 during a Diver (anti V-1) patrol.  He is buried in

03-Aug

MIDDLETON, CHARLES GORDON (1317243) age: 23 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He died from wounds sustained on 8 May whilst flying in Wellington X, LN663 'G' of No 104 Sqn, which crashed in the Bucharest area during a raid on Ploesti.  He is buried in Bucharest War Cemetery.

03-Aug

EDMONDSON, WILFRED (1459115) age: 24 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, JP294 'B' of No 148 Sqn, which was shot down near Venice during a SOE supply dropping sortie.  He is buried in Padua War Cemetery.

03-Aug

McINTOSH, WILLIAM CLARK (1822450) age: 20 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, JP294 'B' of No 148 Sqn, which was shot down near Venice during a SOE supply dropping sortie.  He is buried in Padua War Cemetery.

03-Aug

WARD BARRETT, REGINALD JACK (1252500) age: Unknown RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, JP294 'B' of No 148 Sqn, which was shot down near Venice during a SOE supply dropping sortie.  He is buried in Padua War Cemetery.

03-Aug

WHARAM, FRANK (1549188) age: Unknown RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, JP294 'B' of No 148 Sqn, which was shot down near Venice during a SOE supply dropping sortie.  He is buried in Padua War Cemetery.

03-Aug

BIRTLES, JAMES JOHN (2209439) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, JP294 'B' of No 148 Sqn, which was shot down near Venice during a SOE supply dropping sortie.  He is buried in Padua War Cemetery.

03-Aug

HOBBS, NORMAN JACK (1381616) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, JP294 'B' of No 148 Sqn, which was shot down near Venice during a SOE supply dropping sortie.  He is buried in Padua War Cemetery.

03-Aug

BETTLES, KEVIN JOSEPH (1320322) age: 22 RAFVR

WO

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, JP294 'B' of No 148 Sqn, which was shot down near Venice during a SOE supply dropping sortie.  He is buried in Padua War Cemetery.

03-Aug

RICHARDS, WILLIAM SAMUEL (J/28875) age: 32 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ME839 AS-N of No 166 Sqn, which was probably shot down by flak on a raid against a V-1 storage facility at Trossy St-Maximin.  He is buried in Creil Communal Cemetery

03-Aug

BUCKLER, HENRY CHARLES JOSEPH (1600800) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ME839 AS-N of No 166 Sqn, which was probably shot down by flak on a raid against a V-1 storage facility at Trossy St-Maximin.  He is buried in Creil Communal Cemetery

03-Aug

DAVIES, JOHN RICHARD (1580941) age: 23 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ME839 AS-N of No 166 Sqn, which was probably shot down by flak on a raid against a V-1 storage facility at Trossy St-Maximin.  He is buried in Creil Communal Cemetery

03-Aug

GRAHAM, FRANCIS JAMES (1585636) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ME839 AS-N of No 166 Sqn, which was probably shot down by flak on a raid against a V-1 storage facility at Trossy St-Maximin.  He is buried in Creil Communal Cemetery

03-Aug

ARTHUR, LEWIS JOHN (1584922) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ME839 AS-N of No 166 Sqn, which was probably shot down by flak on a raid against a V-1 storage facility at Trossy St-Maximin.  He is buried in Marrissel French National Cemetery

03-Aug

COMYN, REGINALD DANIEL (140891) age: 23 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Mosquito II, DD749 of No 239 Sqn, which crashed  and burst into flames on an overshoot at West Raynham during an air test.  He is buried in Harpenden (Westfield) Cemetery

03-Aug

VEALE, NORMAN (127901) age: 21 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Mosquito II, DD749 of No 239 Sqn, which crashed  and burst into flames on an overshoot at West Raynham during an air test.  He is buried in Harpenden (Westfield) Cemetery

03-Aug

MOORES, DOUGLAS KEITH (J/17649) age: 22 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Typhoon IB, MN321 'G' of No 438 Sqn, which was shot down by flak near Henonville.  He is buried in Bretteville-sur-Laize Canadian War Cemetery

03-Aug

FIDOCK, ROBERT CLIVE (417296) age: 27 RAAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PB125 AR-L of No 460 Sqn, which came down near St-Maclou-de-Folleville on a raid against a V-1 storage facility at Trossy St-Maximin.  He is buried in St Maclou-de-Folleville Churchyard

03-Aug

HEIDTMAN, KENNETH FREDERICK (423729) age: 22 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PB125 AR-L of No 460 Sqn, which came down near St-Maclou-de-Folleville on a raid against a V-1 storage facility at Trossy St-Maximin.  He is buried in St Maclou-de-Folleville Churchyard

03-Aug

HULLETT, WILLIAM ROY (427328) age: 34 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PB125 AR-L of No 460 Sqn, which came down near St-Maclou-de-Folleville on a raid against a V-1 storage facility at Trossy St-Maximin.  He is buried in St Maclou-de-Folleville Churchyard

03-Aug

JONES, ROBERT HUGH (1464205) age: 23 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PB125 AR-L of No 460 Sqn, which came down near St-Maclou-de-Folleville on a raid against a V-1 storage facility at Trossy St-Maximin.  He is buried in St Maclou-de-Folleville Churchyard

03-Aug

BURKE, JAMES (1523987) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PB125 AR-L of No 460 Sqn, which came down near St-Maclou-de-Folleville on a raid against a V-1 storage facility at Trossy St-Maximin.  He is buried in St Maclou-de-Folleville Churchyard

03-Aug

STOCK, DEREK CECIL (1626766) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PB125 AR-L of No 460 Sqn, which came down near St-Maclou-de-Folleville on a raid against a V-1 storage facility at Trossy St-Maximin.  He is buried in St Maclou-de-Folleville Churchyard

03-Aug

TROLLOPE, JOHN EDWARD (1636341) age: 21 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PB125 AR-L of No 460 Sqn, which came down near St-Maclou-de-Folleville on a raid against a V-1 storage facility at Trossy St-Maximin.  He is buried in St Maclou-de-Folleville Churchyard

03-Aug

COBB, WILLIAM (1315286) age: 22 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ME568 PG-F of No 619 Sqn, which was lost on a raid against a V-1 storage facility at Trossy St-Maximin.  He is buried in Marrissel French National Cemetery

03-Aug

GRIFFITHS, ARTHUR (1474286) age: 27 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ME568 PG-F of No 619 Sqn, which was lost on a raid against a V-1 storage facility at Trossy St-Maximin.  He is buried in Marrissel French National Cemetery

03-Aug

LYFORD, FRANCIS PHILIP (1467578) age: 22 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ME568 PG-F of No 619 Sqn, which was lost on a raid against a V-1 storage facility at Trossy St-Maximin.  He is buried in Marrissel French National Cemetery

03-Aug

DAVIES, EDWIN CHARLES THOMAS (188992) age: 27 RAFVR

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ME568 PG-F of No 619 Sqn, which was lost on a raid against a V-1 storage facility at Trossy St-Maximin.  He is buried in Marrissel French National Cemetery

03-Aug

CODY, MARTIN (1593244) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ME568 PG-F of No 619 Sqn, which was lost on a raid against a V-1 storage facility at Trossy St-Maximin.  He is buried in Marrissel French National Cemetery

03-Aug

BENNETT, RONALD (1498749) age: Unknown RAFVR

WO

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ME568 PG-F of No 619 Sqn, which was lost on a raid against a V-1 storage facility at Trossy St-Maximin.  He is buried in Marrissel French National Cemetery

03-Aug

FORREST, RONALD ARTHUR (2205836) age: 22 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ME568 PG-F of No 619 Sqn, which was lost on a raid against a V-1 storage facility at Trossy St-Maximin.  He is buried in Villeneuve-St Georges New Communal Cemetery

03-Aug

COTTAM, SYLVESTER (2206578) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LM163 CF-J of No 625 Sqn, which was lost on a raid against a V-1 storage facility at Trossy St-Maximin.  He is buried in Marrissel French National Cemetery

03-Aug

MADDEN, JOSEPH (1528613) age: 21 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LM163 CF-J of No 625 Sqn, which was lost on a raid against a V-1 storage facility at Trossy St-Maximin.  He is buried in Marrissel French National Cemetery

03-Aug

HIRSTWOOD, JESSERVIN (R/209405) age: 20 RCAF

Flt Sgt

He was serving with No 61 Base and died in the RAF Hospital, Northallerton from natural causes.  He is buried in Harrogate (Stonefall) Cemetery

03-Aug

SHIRCORE, DESMOND LEWIS STUART (772111) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was probably killed whilst flying in Hurricane IIC, KZ124 of No 71 OTU, which dived into the ground near Ismailia during an air combat practice.  He is buried in Moascar War Cemetery

03-Aug

BATOR, Ignacy Adam(P.1525) age: 28 PAF

Plt Off

He was serving with the Air Force Support Unit at the HQ of Polish Home Army in Poland.  He was killed in action on 3 August 1944 during the Warsaw Uprising.  He is buried in Powi±zkach Cemetery, Warsaw, Poland

03-Aug

EVANS, HAROLD LLOYD (1860673) age: 20 RAFVR

AC2

He was possibly serving at Hendon and was probably killed when a V-1 exploded in front of a barrack block at RAF Hendon, his death being registered at Hendon.  He is buried in Chelmsford (Writtle Road) Cemetery

03-Aug

THOMAS, ALAN DARQUITT (1453089) age: 22 RAFVR

AC1

He was possibly serving at Hendon and was probably killed when a V-1 exploded in front of a barrack block at RAF Hendon.  He is buried in City of Westminster (Paddington) Cemetery, Mill Hill

03-Aug

MORRIS, BERNARD ROBERT (1440676) age: 31 RAFVR

LAC

He was possibly serving at Hendon and was probably killed when a V-1 exploded in front of a barrack block at RAF Hendon.  He is buried in City of Westminster (Paddington) Cemetery, Mill Hill

03-Aug

SHARP, SYDNEY (951744) age: 30 RAFVR

AC1

He was possibly serving at Hendon and was probably killed when a V-1 exploded in front of a barrack block at RAF Hendon.  He is buried in Derby (Normanton) Cemetery

03-Aug

MOORE, FRANCIS (1114613) age: 33 RAFVR

LAC

He was possibly serving at Hendon and was probably killed when a V-1 exploded in front of a barrack block at RAF Hendon.  He is buried in Glasgow (Sandymount) Cemetery

03-Aug

HARRIS, JAMES (1313672) age: 22 RAFVR

AC1

He was possibly serving at Hendon and was probably killed when a V-1 exploded in front of a barrack block at RAF Hendon.  He is buried in High Bickington (St Mary) Churchyard

03-Aug

WILSON, DAVID COWAN (1691487) age: 22 RAFVR

AC1

He was possibly serving at Hendon and was probably killed when a V-1 exploded in front of a barrack block at RAF Hendon.  He is buried in Maybole Cemetery

03-Aug

FREAK, GEORGE LEONARD (753150) age: 23 RAFVR

LAC

He was possibly serving at Hendon and was probably killed when a V-1 exploded in front of a barrack block at RAF Hendon.  He is buried in Mill Hill Cemetery.

03-Aug

FLINT, HAROLD (1127054) age: Unknown RAFVR

AC2

He had been serving at Kallang but died in Japanese captivity whilst being held in a camp at Ambon Town.  He is buried in Ambon War Cemetery

03-Aug

EDKINS, SAMUEL JOSEPH (1183397) age: 46 RAFVR

LAC

He was serving in the UK but the exact cause has yet to be ascertained, his death being registered in Brentwood.  He is buried in Pitsea Old (St  Michael) Cemetery

03-Aug

SMITH, DAVID (346830) age: 43 RAF

AC1

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

03-Aug

BURTON, WILLIAM THOMAS (1609158) age: 22 RAFVR

Sgt

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

03-Aug

GOODFELLOW, THOMAS TAPNER ANDERSON (1531713) age: 28 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He died in the RAF Hospital, Cosford from injuries sustained on 12 Jul 944 whilst flying in Wellington XIII, HF127 of the Central Navigation School, which collided with a Mosquito of No 27 MU being towed along the perimeter track as it took off from Shawbury.  He is buried in Sunderland (Bishopwearmouth) Cemetery.

04-Aug

SMITH, EDWARD JOHN (136043) age: 24 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Hudson IIIA, FH460 of No 24 Sqn, which flew into high ground at Wendover as it descended in cloud on its return to Hendon.  He is buried in Aberdeen (Springbank) Cemetery

04-Aug

TINDALE, ARTHUR MILFORD (406605) age: 33 RAAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Hudson IIIA, FH460 of No 24 Sqn, which flew into high ground at Wendover as it descended in cloud on its return to Hendon.  He is buried in Brookwood Military Cemetery

04-Aug

HARDCASTLE, ROBERT WILLIAM (BOB) (42308) age: 31 RAF

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Hudson IIIA, FH460 of No 24 Sqn, which flew into high ground at Wendover as it descended in cloud on its return to Hendon.  He is buried in City of Westminster (Paddington) Cemetery, Mill Hill

04-Aug

ROBERTS, GEORGE FREDERICK (45256) age: 33 RAFVR

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Hudson IIIA, FH460 of No 24 Sqn, which flew into high ground at Wendover as it descended in cloud on its return to Hendon.  He is buried in City of Westminster (Paddington) Cemetery, Mill Hill

04-Aug

WALTER, RONALD JOSEPH (541901) age: 23 RAF

LAC

He was killed whilst flying in Hudson IIIA, FH460 of No 24 Sqn, which flew into high ground at Wendover as it descended in cloud on its return to Hendon.  He is buried in City of Westminster (Paddington) Cemetery, Mill Hill

04-Aug

REASON, LEONARD JAMES (362686) age: 37 RAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Hudson IIIA, FH460 of No 24 Sqn, which flew into high ground at Wendover as it descended in cloud on its return to Hendon.  He is buried in Harrow (Harrow Weald) Cemetery

04-Aug

GRIFFITHS, ROLAND VIVIAN LANGDON (74704) age: 27 RAFVR

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Spitfire IX, MH929 'Z' of No 43 Sqn, which disappeared whilst flying in cloud during a sortie.  He is buried in Malta Memorial

04-Aug

PALMER, PATRICK JOSEPH (1797778) age: 19 RAFVR

Sgt

He was serving with No 77 Sqn, which but the exact circumstances have not yet been ascertained.  His death being registered in Cuckfield.  He is buried in Clondalkin (Bluebell) Cemetery

04-Aug

HARRIS, THOMAS HENRY (655753) age: 26 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was serving with No 98 Sqn, which but the exact circumstances have not yet been ascertained.  His death being registered in Scotland?.  He is buried in Rhondda (Trealaw) Cemetery

04-Aug

HOLDER, JAMES CAULFIELD (J/25779) age: 22 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Typhoon IB, JR511 of No 137 Sqn, which was shot down by flak near Colynsplant.  He is buried in Vlieland General Cemetery

04-Aug

WRAIGHT, ALAN ERNEST (143755) age: 23 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Mosquito VI, HR209 of No 151 Sqn, which was lost during Ranger 208 in the Bordeaux area.  He is buried in Perigueux Northern Communal Cemetery

04-Aug

WILSON, JOHN LESLIE (1450877) age: 28 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Mosquito VI, HR209 of No 151 Sqn, which was lost during Ranger 208 in the Bordeaux area.  He is buried in Perigueux Northern Communal Cemetery

04-Aug

AYLIFFE, HAROLD DEVENING (JACK) (145489) age: 24 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Mosquito VI, PZ186 of No 151 Sqn, which crashed in a forced landing after being damaged by the explosion of a train it was attacking.  He is buried in Feugarolles (Limon) Communal Cemetery

04-Aug

PIENAAR, S W (328193V) age: 19 SAAF

Lt

He was probably killed whilst flying in Mustang III, FB322 of No 213 Sqn, which was shot down by flak near Hovice.  He is buried in Belgrade War Cemetery

04-Aug

LEWIS, WILLIAM JOHN (1522390) age: 22 RAFVR

AC1

He was killed whilst flying in Dakota III, FZ597 of No 353 Sqn, which broke up in the air after entering a cu-nim cloud near Mohavia during a mail flight from Calcutta to Delhi.  He is buried in Ranchi War Cemetery

04-Aug

TAYLOR, OLIVER (1480296) age: Unknown RAFVR

AC1

He was killed whilst flying in Dakota III, FZ597 of No 353 Sqn, which broke up in the air after entering a cu-nim cloud near Mohavia during a mail flight from Calcutta to Delhi.  He is buried in Ranchi War Cemetery

04-Aug

FORMAN, DAVID CRAWFORD (400366) age: 23 RAAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Dakota III, FZ597 of No 353 Sqn, which broke up in the air after entering a cu-nim cloud near Mohavia during a mail flight from Calcutta to Delhi.  He is buried in Ranchi War Cemetery

04-Aug

CAWTHORNE, FREDERICK WILLIAM (175610) age: Unknown RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Dakota III, FZ597 of No 353 Sqn, which broke up in the air after entering a cu-nim cloud near Mohavia during a mail flight from Calcutta to Delhi.  He is buried in Ranchi War Cemetery

04-Aug

JACKSON, FREDERICK GRANT (J/6209) age: Unknown RCAF

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Dakota III, FZ597 of No 353 Sqn, which broke up in the air after entering a cu-nim cloud near Mohavia during a mail flight from Calcutta to Delhi.  He is buried in Ranchi War Cemetery

04-Aug

WILSON, STANLEY (544707) age: 25 RAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Dakota III, FZ597 of No 353 Sqn, which broke up in the air after entering a cu-nim cloud near Mohavia during a mail flight from Calcutta to Delhi.  He is buried in Ranchi War Cemetery

04-Aug

SEXTON, KENNETH MARTYN ANTHONY (1402643) age: 21 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Dakota III, FZ597 of No 353 Sqn, which broke up in the air after entering a cu-nim cloud near Mohavia during a mail flight from Calcutta to Delhi.  He is buried in Ranchi War Cemetery

04-Aug

SMITH, GEORGE ARTHUR (1247881) age: 38 RAFVR

LAC

He was died on active service whilst serving with No 353 Sqn but the exact circumstances have not yet been ascertained.  He is buried in Ranchi War Cemetery.

04-Aug

BEEBAR, JOHN (403252) age: 22 RAAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Dakota III, FZ597 of No 353 Sqn, which broke up in the air after entering a cu-nim cloud near Mohavia during a mail flight from Calcutta to Delhi.  He is buried in Ranchi War Cemetery

04-Aug

CHURCH, CHARLES EDWARD (1426432) age: 24 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Dakota III, FZ597 of No 353 Sqn, which broke up in the air after entering a cu-nim cloud near Mohavia during a mail flight from Calcutta to Delhi.  He is buried in Ranchi War Cemetery

04-Aug

HANDLEY, FREDERICK WALTER (401375) age: 30 RAAF

WO

He was killed whilst flying in Dakota III, FZ597 of No 353 Sqn, which broke up in the air after entering a cu-nim cloud near Mohavia during a mail flight from Calcutta to Delhi.  He is buried in Ranchi War Cemetery

04-Aug

CRONIN, PATRICK EDMUND (J/25978) age: 23 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, LV959 QB-R of No 424 Sqn, which came down near Boran-sur-Oise during a raid on a Noball (V-1) site at Bois de Cassan.  He is buried in Boran-sur-Oise Communal Cemetery

04-Aug

HEUCHERT, WILLIAM RUDOLPH (J/28950) age: 27 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, LV959 QB-R of No 424 Sqn, which came down near Boran-sur-Oise during a raid on a Noball (V-1) site at Bois de Cassan.  He is buried in Boran-sur-Oise Communal Cemetery

04-Aug

STEVENSON, DONALD GERALD (J/26657) age: 22 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, LV959 QB-R of No 424 Sqn, which came down near Boran-sur-Oise during a raid on a Noball (V-1) site at Bois de Cassan.  He is buried in Boran-sur-Oise Communal Cemetery

04-Aug

GERRIE, VERNON CHESTER (J/90091) age: 19 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, LV959 QB-R of No 424 Sqn, which came down near Boran-sur-Oise during a raid on a Noball (V-1) site at Bois de Cassan.  He is buried in Boran-sur-Oise Communal Cemetery

04-Aug

PETERS, SAMUEL LEONARD (J/90075) age: 20 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, LV959 QB-R of No 424 Sqn, which came down near Boran-sur-Oise during a raid on a Noball (V-1) site at Bois de Cassan.  He is buried in Boran-sur-Oise Communal Cemetery

04-Aug

SUTTON, CYRIL BERTIE (J/90148) age: 21 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, LV959 QB-R of No 424 Sqn, which came down near Boran-sur-Oise during a raid on a Noball (V-1) site at Bois de Cassan.  He is buried in Boran-sur-Oise Communal Cemetery

04-Aug

KELLY, JACK ARTHUR (J/37186) age: 20 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, LW436 WL-Y of No 434 Sqn, which came down near Drosay during a raid on a Noball (V-1) site at Bois de Cassan.  He is buried in Drosay Churchyard

04-Aug

PERKINS, GEORGE GORDON (J/28280) age: 27 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, LW436 WL-Y of No 434 Sqn, which came down near Drosay during a raid on a Noball (V-1) site at Bois de Cassan.  He is buried in Drosay Churchyard

04-Aug

BRUEGEMAN, RAYMOND GLEN (J/88569) age: 22 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, LW436 WL-Y of No 434 Sqn, which came down near Drosay during a raid on a Noball (V-1) site at Bois de Cassan.  He is buried in Drosay Churchyard

04-Aug

MARLEY, NORMAN (1592882) age: 22 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, LW436 WL-Y of No 434 Sqn, which came down near Drosay during a raid on a Noball (V-1) site at Bois de Cassan.  He is buried in Drosay Churchyard

04-Aug

HABKIRK, RAMSAY MCKENZIE (J/25702) age: 22 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling IV, LJ920 of No 620 Sqn, which was shot down by flak near Lisieux during Operation Houndsworth 44 .  He is buried in Tilly-sur-Seulles War Cemetery

04-Aug

JOHNSON, KENNETH JEFFERIES (1316941) age: 20 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling IV, LJ920 of No 620 Sqn, which was shot down by flak near Lisieux during Operation Houndsworth 45.  He is buried in Tilly-sur-Seulles War Cemetery

04-Aug

LEWIS, JAMES FREDERICK (1576186) age: 24 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling IV, LJ920 of No 620 Sqn, which was shot down by flak near Lisieux during Operation Houndsworth 46.  He is buried in Tilly-sur-Seulles War Cemetery

04-Aug

ROBINSON, EDWARD GRIGG (421769) age: 21 RNZAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling IV, LJ920 of No 620 Sqn, which was shot down by flak near Lisieux during Operation Houndsworth 47.  He is buried in Tilly-sur-Seulles War Cemetery

04-Aug

GLANVILLE, RICHARD GEORGE (1314985) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling IV, LJ920 of No 620 Sqn, which was shot down by flak near Lisieux during Operation Houndsworth 48.  He is buried in Tilly-sur-Seulles War Cemetery

04-Aug

STURGES, PETER (427035) age: 21 RAAF

WO

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling IV, LJ920 of No 620 Sqn, which was shot down by flak near Lisieux during Operation Houndsworth 49.  He is buried in Tilly-sur-Seulles War Cemetery

04-Aug

TRAINOR, IHAIA WILLIAM (421795) age: 32 RNZAF

WO

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling IV, LJ920 of No 620 Sqn, which was shot down by flak near Lisieux during Operation Houndsworth 50.  He is buried in Tilly-sur-Seulles War Cemetery

04-Aug

HIBBERT, IVAN ALDERWIN (149827) age: Unknown RAFVR

Flt Lt

He was mortally wounded whilst flying in Lancaster III, ND811 F2-T of No 635 Sqn, which hit by flak whilst marking the Noball (V-1) site at Trossy St-Maximin.  He is buried in Marrissel French National Cemetery

04-Aug

LEEDER, VERNON VICTOR RUSSELL (419272) age: 28 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ND811 F2-T of No 635 Sqn, which exploded during a forced landing after being hit by flak whilst marking the Noball (V-1) site at Trossy St-Maximin.  He is buried in Marrissel French National Cemetery

04-Aug

BAZALGETTE, IAN WILLOUGHBY VC, DFC(118131) age: 25 RAFVR

Sqn Ldr

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ND811 F2-T of No 635 Sqn, which exploded during a forced landing after being hit by flak whilst marking the Noball (V-1) site at Trossy St-Maximin.  He was awarded a posthumous VC for his actions.  He is buried in Senantes Churchyard

04-Aug

ALLINSON, JOHN (51349) age: Unknown RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PA983 F2-A of No 635 Sqn, which was lost whilst marking the Noball (V-1) site at Trossy St-Maximin.  He is buried in Marrissel French National Cemetery

04-Aug

BEVERIDGE, ROBERT WALTER (170892) age: 24 RAF

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PA983 F2-A of No 635 Sqn, which was lost whilst marking the Noball (V-1) site at Trossy St-Maximin.  He is buried in Marrissel French National Cemetery

04-Aug

IRWIN, JOHN GORDON (131135) age: 20 RAFVR

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PA983 F2-A of No 635 Sqn, which was lost whilst marking the Noball (V-1) site at Trossy St-Maximin.  He is buried in Marrissel French National Cemetery

04-Aug

MASSY, MICHAEL INGOLDSBY (141336) age: 24 RAFVR

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PA983 F2-A of No 635 Sqn, which was lost whilst marking the Noball (V-1) site at Trossy St-Maximin.  He is buried in Marrissel French National Cemetery

04-Aug

BROWN, FRANCIS GEORGE CHAPLIN (1561578) age: 21 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PA983 F2-A of No 635 Sqn, which was lost whilst marking the Noball (V-1) site at Trossy St-Maximin.  He is buried in Marrissel French National Cemetery

04-Aug

MATHER, JAMES JOHN (1042788) age: Unknown RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PA983 F2-A of No 635 Sqn, which was lost whilst marking the Noball (V-1) site at Trossy St-Maximin.  He is buried in Marrissel French National Cemetery

04-Aug

TUCK, FRANK CYRIL VICTOR (916863) age: 30 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PA983 F2-A of No 635 Sqn, which was lost whilst marking the Noball (V-1) site at Trossy St-Maximin.  He is buried in Marrissel French National Cemetery

04-Aug

SMITH, JOHN DAVID (1813739) age: 19 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PA983 F2-A of No 635 Sqn, which was lost whilst marking the Noball (V-1) site at Trossy St-Maximin.  He is buried in Marrissel French National Cemetery

04-Aug

CLEMENTS, RAYMOND THOMAS (137428) age: 22 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was probably killed whilst flying in Oxford II, X7307 of No 23 SFTS, which crashed near Heany in Southern Rhodesia.  He is buried in Bulawayo (Athlone) Cemetery

04-Aug

HOOD, ERIC FRANCIS (975870) age: 27 RAFVR

LAC

He was probably killed whilst flying in Oxford II, X7307 of No 23 SFTS, which crashed near Heany in Southern Rhodesia.  He is buried in Bulawayo (Athlone) Cemetery

04-Aug

WOOD, ALAN FREDERICK WILLIAM (1448751) age: 23 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Master II, W9027 of No 5 (P) AFU, which stalled and crashed near the pilot’s home in Birmingham.  He is buried in Birmingham (Yardley) Cemetery

04-Aug

COFFEY, ROBERT FRANCIS (419723) age: 22 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Master II, W9027 of No 5 (P) AFU, which stalled and crashed near the pilot’s home in Birmingham.  He is buried in Chester (Blacon) Cemetery

04-Aug

PLENTY, GEOFFREY WILLIAM (416612) age: 21 RAAF

WO

He was killed whilst flying in Kittyhawk I, ET622 of No 73 OTU, which crashed near Fayid after catching fire in the air whilst on a non-operational training flight.  He is buried in Fayid War Cemetery

04-Aug

SHIRES, RAYMOND BLYTH(1040116) age: 23 RAFVR

Sgt

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

04-Aug

FUKES, ROBERT STANLEY (1475101) age: 32 RAFVR

Cpl

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

04-Aug

BULMAN, HARRY (1093742) age: 23 RAFVR

LAC

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

04-Aug

CARTMELL, FRANK (1141195) age: 36 RAFVR

Cpl

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

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