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Casualties - 24 - 25 September 1944


24-Sep

SCOTT, CHARLES BERRIE(176377) age: 22 RAFVR

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LL901 WS-V of No 9 Sqn, which came down near Deventer during a raid against Munster-Handorf airfield.  He is buried in Holten General Cemetery

24-Sep

HARDING, LOUIS ARTHUR (574158) age: Unknown RAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LL901 WS-V of No 9 Sqn, which came down near Deventer during a raid against Munster-Handorf airfield.  He is buried in Holten General Cemetery

24-Sep

HAMBLY, LESLIE JOSEPH (3010857) age: 19 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LL901 WS-V of No 9 Sqn, which came down near Deventer during a raid against Munster-Handorf airfield.  He is buried in Holten General Cemetery

24-Sep

HAYWARD, MAURICE EDWARD (1602875) age: 21 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LL901 WS-V of No 9 Sqn, which came down near Deventer during a raid against Munster-Handorf airfield.  He is buried in Holten General Cemetery

24-Sep

SAUNDERS, FRANK ALFRED (1803522) age: 30 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LL901 WS-V of No 9 Sqn, which came down near Deventer during a raid against Munster-Handorf airfield.  He is buried in Holten General Cemetery

24-Sep

SIMKIN, JACK EDWARD (1448546) age: 23 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LL901 WS-V of No 9 Sqn, which came down near Deventer during a raid against Munster-Handorf airfield.  He is buried in Holten General Cemetery

24-Sep

FAIRLES, MARTIN LELAND (J/90643) age: 25 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Hurricane IIC, LE351 of No 11 Sqn, which collided with Hurricane IIC, LE799 of the same unit whilst flying in formation near Imphal.  He is buried in Imphal War Cemetery

24-Sep

HILL, KENNETH PREDY (1575395) age: 21 RAFVR

WO

He was probably killed whilst flying in Hurricane IIC, LE799 of No 11 Sqn, which collided with Hurricane IIC, LE351 of the same unit whilst flying in formation near Imphal.  He is buried in Imphal War Cemetery

24-Sep

SMITH, PHILIP BONINGTON (102151) age: 31 RAFVR

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LM109 LS-E of No 15 Sqn, which came down in the target area during a raid against strong points at Calais.  He is buried in Calais Canadian War Cemetery, Leubringhen

24-Sep

PATERSON, JOHN SINCLAIR (1824999) age: 19 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LM109 LS-E of No 15 Sqn, which came down in the target area during a raid against strong points at Calais.  He is buried in Calais Canadian War Cemetery, Leubringhen

24-Sep

SHEARER, WILLIAM GILCHRIST DUFFERIN (1564464) age: 22 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LM109 LS-E of No 15 Sqn, which came down in the target area during a raid against strong points at Calais.  He is buried in Calais Canadian War Cemetery, Leubringhen

24-Sep

COOK, HENRY SPENCER (142132) age: 24 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Mosquito XVII, HK300 of No 25 Sqn, which lost whilst it was attacking a V-1.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

24-Sep

LIMBERT, JOHN SHARPER (102156) age: 23 RAFVR

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Mosquito XVII, HK300 of No 25 Sqn, which lost whilst it was attacking a V-2.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

24-Sep

MULLER, JACK ROLAND (1386950) age: 21 RAFVR

WO

He flying in Hurricane IIC, LD850 of No 34 Sqn and was required to make a forced landing in a paddy field following an engine failure whilst carrying out an attack on Pagoda Hill and walked away from the aircraft, but was not found.  He is commemorated on the Singapore Memorial

24-Sep

HEYWOOD, ERIC WILLIAM (2221199) age: 39 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LM264 VN-J of No 50 Sqn, which was lost on a raid against strong points at Calais.  He is buried in Calais Canadian War Cemetery, Leubringhen

24-Sep

MORRIS, WILLIAM (153583) age: Unknown RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LM264 VN-J of No 50 Sqn, which was lost on a raid against strong points at Calais.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

24-Sep

WARRINGTON, JOHN WILLIAM (151648) age: Unknown RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LM264 VN-J of No 50 Sqn, which was lost on a raid against strong points at Calais.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

24-Sep

WATSON, JOHN MAURICE ANDREWS (1602170) age: 21 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LM264 VN-J of No 50 Sqn, which was lost on a raid against strong points at Calais.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

24-Sep

FAULKNER, ROBERT EDWARD (1897104) age: 36 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LM264 VN-J of No 50 Sqn, which was lost on a raid against strong points at Calais.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

24-Sep

WHITWORTH, ARNOLD (1594668) age: 37 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LM264 VN-J of No 50 Sqn, which was lost on a raid against strong points at Calais.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

24-Sep

LILLY, WILLIAM JAMES (1126218) age: Unknown RAFVR

WO

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LM264 VN-J of No 50 Sqn, which was lost on a raid against strong points at Calais.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

24-Sep

BISCHOFF, JOHN NICOLAS (177254) age: 21 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ972 MH-O of No 51 Sqn, which was lost on a raid against strong points at Calais.  He is buried in Pihen-les-Guines War Cemetery

24-Sep

PAGE, LEONARD GORDON (1380018) age: 30 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ972 MH-O of No 51 Sqn, which was lost on a raid against strong points at Calais.  He is buried in Pihen-les-Guines War Cemetery

24-Sep

PLESTED, JACK GARDENER (1198121) age: Unknown RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ972 MH-O of No 51 Sqn, which was lost on a raid against strong points at Calais.  He is buried in Pihen-les-Guines War Cemetery

24-Sep

STIEFEL, PETER GEORGE(1601649) age: 22 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ972 MH-O of No 51 Sqn, which was lost on a raid against strong points at Calais.  He is buried in Pihen-les-Guines War Cemetery

24-Sep

WATSON, BERTIE ALEXANDER (1104163) age: 23 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ972 MH-O of No 51 Sqn, which was lost on a raid against strong points at Calais.  He is buried in Pihen-les-Guines War Cemetery

24-Sep

JONES, LUTHER JOHN (1669239) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ972 MH-O of No 51 Sqn, which was lost on a raid against strong points at Calais.  He is buried in Pihen-les-Guines War Cemetery

24-Sep

JOYCE, NEVILLE(3012024) age: 19 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ972 MH-O of No 51 Sqn, which was lost on a raid against strong points at Calais.  He is buried in Pihen-les-Guines War Cemetery

24-Sep

PILCHER, PATRICK STEPHEN (162066) age: 23 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Baltimore V, FW359 'K' of No 55 Sqn, which failed to return from an armed recce to Revenna.  He is buried in Ravenna War Cemetery.

24-Sep

WHITE, GODFREY ASQUITH (149091) age: 30 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Baltimore V, FW359 'K' of No 55 Sqn, which failed to return from an armed recce to Revenna.  He is buried in Ravenna War Cemetery.

24-Sep

HAWTHORN, THOMAS (1570199) age: 22 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Baltimore V, FW359 'K' of No 55 Sqn, which failed to return from an armed recce to Revenna.  He is buried in Ravenna War Cemetery.

24-Sep

McGURK, JAMES (158532) age: 32 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Baltimore V, FW359 'K' of No 55 Sqn, which failed to return from an armed recce to Revenna.  He is buried in Ravenna War Cemetery.

24-Sep

ROSHER, HORACE SYDNEY (1437982) age: 21 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, NF914 QR-T of No 61 Sqn, which was shot down into the sea by flak during a raid against strong points at Calais.  He is buried in Boulogne Eastern Cemetery

24-Sep

COE, ERIC JOHN (1600455) age: Unknown RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, NF914 QR-T of No 61 Sqn, which was shot down into the sea by flak during a raid against strong points at Calais.  He is buried in Calais Southern Cemetery

24-Sep

FREEMAN, DESMOND CLAYTON (172828) age: 21 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, NF914 QR-T of No 61 Sqn, which was shot down into the sea by flak during a raid against strong points at Calais.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

24-Sep

HEASMAN, JAMES HENRY CHARLES (1390980) age: 21 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, NF914 QR-T of No 61 Sqn, which was shot down into the sea by flak during a raid against strong points at Calais.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

24-Sep

MORRIS, JAMES WILLIAM (1389993) age: Unknown RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, NF914 QR-T of No 61 Sqn, which was shot down into the sea by flak during a raid against strong points at Calais.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

24-Sep

HOWORTH, GEORGE LLOYD (542946) age: Unknown RAF

Sgt

He had been serving with No 84 Sqn but died in Japanese captivity on board the Maros Maru whilst being transported to Java from the Molucca Islands.  He is commemorated on the Singapore Memorial

24-Sep

MACLEAN, IAN HECTOR (J/26546) age: 22 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PA974 OF-B of No 97 Sqn, which probably came down in the North Sea off Heacham in Norfolk on its return from a raid on the Dortmund-Ems Canal at Ladbergen.  He is buried in Brookwood Military Cemetery

24-Sep

WALKER, WALLACE(J/28784) age: 20 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PA974 OF-B of No 97 Sqn, which probably came down in the North Sea off Heacham in Norfolk on its return from a raid on the Dortmund-Ems Canal at Ladbergen.  He is buried in Brookwood Military Cemetery

24-Sep

FROST, KENNETH (423784) age: 22 RAAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PA974 OF-B of No 97 Sqn, which probably came down in the North Sea off Heacham in Norfolk on its return from a raid on the Dortmund-Ems Canal at Ladbergen.  He is buried in Cambridge City Cemetery

24-Sep

LOPEZ, ROBIN HENRY (421603) age: 24 RAAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PA974 OF-B of No 97 Sqn, which probably came down in the North Sea off Heacham in Norfolk on its return from a raid on the Dortmund-Ems Canal at Ladbergen.  He is buried in Cambridge City Cemetery

24-Sep

GIRLING, CLYDE JOSEPH (419466) age: 30 RAAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PA974 OF-B of No 97 Sqn, which probably came down in the North Sea off Heacham in Norfolk on its return from a raid on the Dortmund-Ems Canal at Ladbergen.  He is buried in Cambridge City Cemetery

24-Sep

STROWGER, JAMES (1806766) age: 22 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PA974 OF-B of No 97 Sqn, which probably came down in the North Sea off Heacham in Norfolk on its return from a raid on the Dortmund-Ems Canal at Ladbergen.  He is buried in Cambridge City Cemetery

24-Sep

SHARPE, GRANVILLE SIDNEY (1337744) age: Unknown RAFVR

WO

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PA974 OF-B of No 97 Sqn, which probably came down in the North Sea off Heacham in Norfolk on its return from a raid on the Dortmund-Ems Canal at Ladbergen.  He is buried in Flordon (St  Michael) Churchyard

24-Sep

BUCHAN, FRANK (1572193) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PA974 OF-B of No 97 Sqn, which probably came down in the North Sea off Heacham in Norfolk on its return from a raid on the Dortmund-Ems Canal at Ladbergen.  He is buried in Holm Parish Churchyard

24-Sep

PILTINGSRUD, G DFC() age: 

Sqn Ldr

He was killed whilst flying in Typhoon IB, MN955 'G' of No 137 Sqn, which was shot down by a Fw 190 near Kalkarlate.  He is buried in

24-Sep

NOBLE, JAMES ALBERT (J/29704) age: 26 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PB177 GT-L of No 156 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid against strong points at Calais.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

24-Sep

DOYLE, KENNETH PATRICK COCHRANE(174773) age: Unknown RAFVR

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PB177 GT-L of No 156 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid against strong points at Calais.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

24-Sep

MORRISH, HAROLD FREDERICK (136872) age: 30 RAFVR

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PB177 GT-L of No 156 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid against strong points at Calais.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

24-Sep

GREEN, DOUGLAS KELLER (657872) age: 32 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PB177 GT-L of No 156 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid against strong points at Calais.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

24-Sep

ROBERTS, WALTER JAMES (959101) age: 23 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PB177 GT-L of No 156 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid against strong points at Calais.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

24-Sep

ASTLE, ALFRED (177562) age: 29 RAFVR

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PB177 GT-L of No 156 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid against strong points at Calais.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

24-Sep

STEELE, KENNETH (1492541) age: 21 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PB177 GT-L of No 156 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid against strong points at Calais.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

24-Sep

EDINBURGH, WILLIAM HENRY (1379496) age: 36 RAFVR

WO

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PB177 GT-L of No 156 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid against strong points at Calais.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

24-Sep

CAMERON, FORBES (153722) age: 22 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM722 AS-D of No 166 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid against Neuss.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

24-Sep

DAVIES, JAMES GLYN (175652) age: 31 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM722 AS-D of No 166 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid against Neuss.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

24-Sep

DILLON, JAMES MCKENZIE(427503) age: 29 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM722 AS-D of No 166 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid against Neuss.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

24-Sep

CASTON, CYRIL LEON (1627211) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM722 AS-D of No 166 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid against Neuss.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

24-Sep

LEIGH, ROBERT (2210791) age: 19 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM722 AS-D of No 166 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid against Neuss.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

24-Sep

ROLLINSON, ARTHUR (1622914) age: 21 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM722 AS-D of No 166 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid against Neuss.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

24-Sep

WARD, ROGER BROCKWELL (1808911) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM722 AS-D of No 166 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid against Neuss.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

24-Sep

WILLIAMSON, CEDRIC ALFRED (1301167) age: 22 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling IV, LK142 of No 196 Sqn, which flew into the ground near Spencourt whilst off track as it approached its DZ at night.  He is buried in Choloy War Cemetery

24-Sep

KERTON, GERALD DESMOND PATRICK (1131686) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling IV, LK142 of No 196 Sqn, which flew into the ground near Spencourt whilst off track as it approached its DZ at night.  He is buried in Choloy War Cemetery

24-Sep

TURREFF, JAMES CAMPBELL (937748) age: 31 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling IV, LK142 of No 196 Sqn, which flew into the ground near Spencourt whilst off track as it approached its DZ at night.  He is buried in Choloy War Cemetery

24-Sep

BLAXALL, ALBERT WALTER (1318859) age: Unknown RAFVR

WO

He was killed whilst flying in Beaufighter, ? 'T' of No 211 Sqn, which failed to return from an attack on railway targets in the Mandalay/Rangoon/Prome area.  He is commemorated on the Singapore Memorial

24-Sep

ENGLAND, ARTHUR ERIC (1270380) age: 23 RAFVR

WO

He was killed whilst flying in Beaufighter, ? 'T' of No 211 Sqn, which failed to return from an attack on railway targets in the Mandalay/Rangoon/Prome area.  He is commemorated on the Singapore Memorial

24-Sep

LLOYD, IOAN ARNOLD (931856) age: 21 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Typhoon IB, MN973 'O' of No 247 Sqn, which was shot near Kevelaer by flak.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

24-Sep

PURCELL, PATRICK JOSEPH (187350) age: 26 RAFVR

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Warwick, BV446 of No 293 Sqn, which failed to return from an ASR patrol over the Mediterranean.  He is buried in Malta Memorial

24-Sep

DELMAGE, RAY JOHN (J/88684) age: 21 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Warwick, BV446 of No 293 Sqn, which failed to return from an ASR patrol over the Mediterranean.  He is buried in Malta Memorial

24-Sep

CLARK, GORDON (1800014) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Warwick, BV446 of No 293 Sqn, which failed to return from an ASR patrol over the Mediterranean.  He is buried in Malta Memorial

24-Sep

LONSDALE, THOMAS PETER (1684579) age: 21 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Warwick, BV446 of No 293 Sqn, which failed to return from an ASR patrol over the Mediterranean.  He is buried in Malta Memorial

24-Sep

PEACOCK, THOMAS T. M. J. (1341128) age: 31 RAFVR

WO

He was killed whilst flying in Warwick, BV446 of No 293 Sqn, which failed to return from an ASR patrol over the Mediterranean.  He is buried in Malta Memorial

24-Sep

MARTIN, FRED SCOTT (R/121334) age: 24 RCAF

WO I

He was killed whilst flying in Warwick, BV446 of No 293 Sqn, which failed to return from an ASR patrol over the Mediterranean.  He is buried in Malta Memorial

24-Sep

HOGG, BASIL JACK  (1245813) age: 24 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was probably killed whilst flying in Mosquito Vl, LR262 of No 305 Sqn, which collided with Mosquito, PZ302 of the same unit at Lasham during a training flight.  He is buried in Norwich (The Rosary) Cemetery

24-Sep

TUCKNOTT, ALAN JESSE (1396477) age: 22 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was probably killed whilst flying in Mosquito Vl, LR262 of No 305 Sqn, which collided with Mosquito, PZ302 of the same unit at Lasham during a training flight.  He is buried in Telscombe (St Laurence) Churchyard

24-Sep

WIDAWSKI, Antoni (P.1632) age: 33 PAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Mosquito Vl, PZ302  of No 305 Sqn, which collided with Mosquito, LR262 of the same unit at Lasham during a training flight.  He is buried in Newark-on-Trent Cemetery

24-Sep

ROY, JOSEPH ALPHONSE PAUL EMILE(J/92359) age: 22 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax, LW136 AL-Z of No 429 Sqn, which he abandoned after it was damaged by flak on a raid against strong points at Calais but his parachute failed to open.  He is buried in Calais Canadian War Cemetery, Leubringhen

24-Sep

VOKEY, RICHARD WALTER (J/25397) age: 21 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Typhoon IB, PD465 'Y' of No 439 Sqn, which was shot down by enemy fighters neat Oosterhout.  He is buried in Bergen-op-Zoom Canadian War Cemetery

24-Sep

JONES, RICHARD ALLAN (419511) age: 20 RAAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, DV171 JO-Y of No 463 Sqn, which came down in the target area during a raid against strong points at Calais.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

24-Sep

WHITEFIELD, CYRIL FRANKLYN (1425903) age: 22 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, DV171 JO-Y of No 463 Sqn, which came down in the target area during a raid against strong points at Calais.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

24-Sep

JOHNSTON, JAMES (1565817) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, DV171 JO-Y of No 463 Sqn, which came down in the target area during a raid against strong points at Calais.  He is buried in Calais Canadian War Cemetery, Leubringhen

24-Sep

SMITH, ALLAN JAMES (422656) age: 23 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, DV171 JO-Y of No 463 Sqn, which came down in the target area during a raid against strong points at Calais.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

24-Sep

BROWN, GEOFFREY ALBERT (408452) age: 20 RAAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM636 PO-U of No 467 Sqn, which probably came down in the target area during a raid against strong points at Calais.  He is buried in Calais Canadian War Cemetery, Leubringhen

24-Sep

ARDIS, DAVID CORRY (418242) age: 28 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM636 PO-U of No 467 Sqn, which probably came down in the target area during a raid against strong points at Calais.  He is buried in Calais Canadian War Cemetery, Leubringhen

24-Sep

GIDDINGS, LINDSAY VERNON (419365) age: 25 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM636 PO-U of No 467 Sqn, which probably came down in the target area during a raid against strong points at Calais.  He is buried in Calais Canadian War Cemetery, Leubringhen

24-Sep

HAINSWORTH, NORMAN (1594915) age: 35 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM636 PO-U of No 467 Sqn, which probably came down in the target area during a raid against strong points at Calais.  He is buried in Calais Canadian War Cemetery, Leubringhen

24-Sep

OXBORROW, ROY (1853210) age: 19 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM636 PO-U of No 467 Sqn, which probably came down in the target area during a raid against strong points at Calais.  He is buried in Longuenesse {St Omer} Souvenir Cemetery

24-Sep

BAKER, DAVID (152761) age: 21 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, PD235 UL-N2 of No 576 Sqn, which probably came down in the target area during a raid against strong points at Calais.  He is buried in Boulogne Eastern Cemetery

24-Sep

MANSER, JACK PURCELL (118342) age: 37 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, PD235 UL-N2 of No 576 Sqn, which probably came down in the target area during a raid against strong points at Calais.  He is buried in Boulogne Eastern Cemetery

24-Sep

BENNETT, EDWARD (127220) age: 22 RAFVR

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, PD235 UL-N2 of No 576 Sqn, which probably came down in the target area during a raid against strong points at Calais.  He is buried in Boulogne Eastern Cemetery

24-Sep

PURSE, DONALD WILLIAM GEORGE (DON) (1850315) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, PD235 UL-N2 of No 576 Sqn, which probably came down in the target area during a raid against strong points at Calais.  He is buried in Boulogne Eastern Cemetery

24-Sep

WALKER, FRANCIS PETER (153828) age: 26 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, PD235 UL-N2 of No 576 Sqn, which probably came down in the target area during a raid against strong points at Calais.  He is buried in Calais Canadian War Cemetery, Leubringhen

24-Sep

PRICE, VIVIAN GRAHAM (1836656) age: 19 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, PD235 UL-N2 of No 576 Sqn, which probably came down in the target area during a raid against strong points at Calais.  He is buried in Calais Canadian War Cemetery, Leubringhen

24-Sep

GRIME, ARTHUR WILFRID (171574) age: 23 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Mosquito VI, NT134 of No 613 Sqn, which failed to return from a raid near Cologne on bad weather.  He is buried in Arnhem Oosterbeek War Cemetery

24-Sep

McDOWALL, JAMES (984947) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Mosquito VI, NT134 of No 613 Sqn, which failed to return from a raid near Cologne on bad weather.  He is buried in Arnhem Oosterbeek War Cemetery

24-Sep

McVIE, JOHN DUNLOP (R/258359) age: 19 RCAF

AC1

He was killed whilst flying in Dakota III, KG653 of No 1 FU, which came down near New Leiningen whilst transporting ground crew to the Far East.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

24-Sep

ALLEN, JAMES ERNEST (R/116919) age: 22 RCAF

Cpl

He was killed whilst flying in Dakota III, KG653 of No 1 FU, which came down near New Leiningen whilst transporting ground crew to the Far East.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

24-Sep

CAMPBELL, WILLIAM HOWARD (R/72053) age: 26 RCAF

Cpl

He was killed whilst flying in Dakota III, KG653 of No 1 FU, which came down near New Leiningen whilst transporting ground crew to the Far East.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

24-Sep

CUMMING, JAMES (R/10195A) age: 32 RCAF

Cpl

He was killed whilst flying in Dakota III, KG653 of No 1 FU, which came down near New Leiningen whilst transporting ground crew to the Far East.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

24-Sep

HUNTER, HOWARD JOHN (R/159360) age: 23 RCAF

Cpl

He was killed whilst flying in Dakota III, KG653 of No 1 FU, which came down near New Leiningen whilst transporting ground crew to the Far East.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

24-Sep

MOREAU, LORNE HAMILTON (P/10407) age: 24 RCAF

Cpl

He was killed whilst flying in Dakota III, KG653 of No 1 FU, which came down near New Leiningen whilst transporting ground crew to the Far East.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

24-Sep

SARGEANT, FREDERICK WILLIAM (R/212995) age: 37 RCAF

Cpl

He was killed whilst flying in Dakota III, KG653 of No 1 FU, which came down near New Leiningen whilst transporting ground crew to the Far East.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

24-Sep

KORER, RALPH (119790) age: 23 RAFVR

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Dakota III, KG653 of No 1 FU, which came down near New Leiningen whilst transporting ground crew to the Far East.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

24-Sep

BEACH, LAWRENCE IRWIN (R/53101) age: 22 RCAF

LAC

He was killed whilst flying in Dakota III, KG653 of No 1 FU, which came down near New Leiningen whilst transporting ground crew to the Far East.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

24-Sep

BERGEN, OLIVER EUGENE DEBS (R/198657) age: 20 RCAF

LAC

He was killed whilst flying in Dakota III, KG653 of No 1 FU, which came down near New Leiningen whilst transporting ground crew to the Far East.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

24-Sep

BURDEN, ROBERT THOMAS (R/163109) age: 21 RCAF

LAC

He was killed whilst flying in Dakota III, KG653 of No 1 FU, which came down near New Leiningen whilst transporting ground crew to the Far East.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

24-Sep

CHEVRIER, JOSEPH ADELARD REAL (R/54834) age: 29 RCAF

LAC

He was killed whilst flying in Dakota III, KG653 of No 1 FU, which came down near New Leiningen whilst transporting ground crew to the Far East.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

24-Sep

COUTURIER, JOSEPH ROBERT MARCEL ARMAND (R/174379) age: 21 RCAF

LAC

He was killed whilst flying in Dakota III, KG653 of No 1 FU, which came down near New Leiningen whilst transporting ground crew to the Far East.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

24-Sep

GATES, FREDERICK ROBERT LEIGH (R/150018) age: 21 RCAF

LAC

He was killed whilst flying in Dakota III, KG653 of No 1 FU, which came down near New Leiningen whilst transporting ground crew to the Far East.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

24-Sep

GOOD, MAXWELL JAMES FOCH (R/169520) age: 26 RCAF

LAC

He was killed whilst flying in Dakota III, KG653 of No 1 FU, which came down near New Leiningen whilst transporting ground crew to the Far East.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

24-Sep

KRISTENSEN, FRED LARSON (R/191794) age: 22 RCAF

LAC

He was killed whilst flying in Dakota III, KG653 of No 1 FU, which came down near New Leiningen whilst transporting ground crew to the Far East.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

24-Sep

LUNDY, WILLIAM JOHN SCOTT (R/194702) age: Unknown RCAF

LAC

He was killed whilst flying in Dakota III, KG653 of No 1 FU, which came down near New Leiningen whilst transporting ground crew to the Far East.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

24-Sep

MACDONALD, DONALD JOHN (R/176956) age: 21 RCAF

LAC

He was killed whilst flying in Dakota III, KG653 of No 1 FU, which came down near New Leiningen whilst transporting ground crew to the Far East.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

24-Sep

SUTHERLAND, JOHN CYRIL (R/72988) age: 37 RCAF

LAC

He was killed whilst flying in Dakota III, KG653 of No 1 FU, which came down near New Leiningen whilst transporting ground crew to the Far East.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

24-Sep

WATSON, HENRY STUDWELL (R/270640) age: 19 RCAF

LAC

He was killed whilst flying in Dakota III, KG653 of No 1 FU, which came down near New Leiningen whilst transporting ground crew to the Far East.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

24-Sep

VEARY, LIONEL ALFRED (165184) age: 24 RAFVR

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Dakota III, KG653 of No 1 FU, which came down near New Leiningen whilst transporting ground crew to the Far East.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

24-Sep

BECKOFF, GEORGE(116352) age: 20 RAAF

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Dakota III, KG653 of No 1 FU, which came down near New Leiningen whilst transporting ground crew to the Far East.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

24-Sep

HUGHES, WALTER FRANCIS (R/58248) age: 22 RCAF

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Dakota III, KG653 of No 1 FU, which came down near New Leiningen whilst transporting ground crew to the Far East.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

24-Sep

ROBERTSON, ALEXANDER PATERSON (515540) age: 33 RAF

Sgt

He had been serving with No 153 MU but died in Japanese captivity on board the Maros Maru whilst being transported to Java from the Molucca Islands.  He is commemorated on the Singapore Memorial

24-Sep

COKER, ARTHUR (1261651) age: 24 RAFVR

LAC

He had been serving with No 250 AMES but died in Japanese captivity on board the Maros Maru whilst being transported to Java from the Molucca Islands.  He is commemorated on the Singapore Memorial

24-Sep

GRAYSON, ALBERT (1277962) age: 33 RAFVR

LAC

He was killed/died whilst serving with No 6409 SE, but the exact circumstances have not yet been ascertained.  He is buried in St Sever Cemetery Extension, Rouen

24-Sep

WILTON, ALAN HENRY (1587833) age: 28 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, LP826 of No 85 OTU, which broke up in a dive near Northampton during an evening cross-country flight.  He is buried in Bristol (Canford) Cemetery

24-Sep

SHYKOFF, JOSEPH DAVID (R/209199) age: 19 RCAF

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, LP826 of No 85 OTU, which broke up in a dive near Northampton during an evening cross-country flight.  He is buried in Brookwood Military Cemetery

24-Sep

JONES, THOMAS WILLIAM (3031716) age: 19 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, LP826 of No 85 OTU, which broke up in a dive near Northampton during an evening cross-country flight.  He is buried in Cardiff (Cathays) Cemetery

24-Sep

SAUNDERS, FREDERICK CHARLES (1852883) age: 19 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, LP826 of No 85 OTU, which broke up in a dive near Northampton during an evening cross-country flight.  He is buried in Clevedon Cemetery

24-Sep

COLEMAN, SYDNEY FRANCIS (1339954) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, LP826 of No 85 OTU, which broke up in a dive near Northampton during an evening cross-country flight.  He is buried in Frome (Holy Trinity) Churchyard

24-Sep

HARPER, CHARLES (1829682) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, LP826 of No 85 OTU, which broke up in a dive near Northampton during an evening cross-country flight.  He is buried in Kirkconnel Cemetery

24-Sep

ROWLANDS, GEORGE IVAN (425223) age: 25 RAAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, LP826 of No 85 OTU, which broke up in a dive near Northampton during an evening cross-country flight.  He is commemorated on the Ambon Memorial

24-Sep

AUSTRIN, ALFRED RICHARD (1050466) age: 23 RAFVR

LAC

A member of No 214 ASR Unit he was possibly killed whilst flying in Hudson VI, EW881 of the Aden Comm Unit, which crashed on the approach to Riyan.  He is buried in Maala Cemetery

24-Sep

QUICK, ALFRED ERNEST (1474152) age: 42 RAFVR

LAC

A member of No 214 ASR Unit he was possibly killed whilst flying in Hudson VI, EW881 of the Aden Comm Unit, which crashed on the approach to Riyan.  He is buried in Maala Cemetery

24-Sep

FARRELL, JOHN PATRICK (J/85269) age: 20 RCAF

Plt Off

He was possibly killed whilst flying in Hudson VI, EW881 of the Aden Comm Unit, which crashed on the approach to Riyan.  He is buried in Maala Cemetery

24-Sep

HUNTER, CHARLES JOSEPH JOHN (1808875) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was possibly killed whilst flying in Hudson VI, EW881 of the Aden Communication Unit, which crashed on the approach to Riyan.  He is buried in Maala Cemetery

24-Sep

BLUE, GARTH MERVYN (415741) age: 21 RNZAF

WO

He was killed whilst flying in Hudson VI, EW881 of No Aden Communication Unit, which crashed on the approach to Riyan.  He is buried in Maala Cemetery

24-Sep

MORRIS, ERNEST CECIL (1416856) age: Unknown RAFVR

Cpl

He was possibly killed whilst flying in Hudson VI, EW881 of the Aden Communication Unit, which crashed on the approach to Riyan.  He is buried in Maala Cemetery

24-Sep

McHUGH, JAMES THOMAS (645341) age: 24 RAF

LAC

He was possibly killed whilst flying in Hudson VI, EW881 of the Aden Communication Unit, which crashed on the approach to Riyan.  He is buried in Maala Cemetery

24-Sep

DAWSON, SIDNEY KENNETH (1802858) age: Unknown RAFVR

LAC

He was possibly killed whilst flying in Hudson VI, EW881 of the Aden Communication Unit, which crashed on the approach to Riyan.  He is buried in Maala Cemetery

24-Sep

POTOCNIK, J (791249) age: Unknown RAFVR

AC2

He was serving in Italy but his unit and exact cause of his death has yet to be ascertained.  He is buried in Sangro River War Cemetery

24-Sep

DAWSON, GEORGE(1009965) age: Unknown RAFVR

LAC

He had been serving at RIMU but died in Japanese captivity on board the Maros Maru whilst being transported to Java from the Molucca Islands.  He is commemorated on the Singapore Memorial

24-Sep

PEPPER, FREDERICK (1050190) age: 34 RAFVR

LAC

He had been serving at Seletar but died in Japanese captivity on board the Kaishun Maru which was sunk off Muna Island.  He is commemorated on the Singapore Memorial

24-Sep

BRETT, STANLEY HERBERT (1169298) age: 25 RAFVR

LAC

He had been serving at Seletar but died in Japanese captivity on board the Maros Maru whilst being transported from Ambon to Java.  He is commemorated on the Singapore Memorial

24-Sep

FINDING, STANLEY (1423981) age: 38 RAFVR

LAC

He was serving in the UK but the exact cause has yet to be ascertained, his death being registered in Blackpool.  He is buried in Weston-super-Mare Cemetery

24-Sep

WYATT, DANIEL CHARLES GEORGE(523528) age: 27 RAF

Cpl

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

24-Sep

BEARD, ANTHONY AUSTIN (153415) age: 21 RAFVR

Fg Off

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

24-Sep

DUDLEY, JOHN DUDLEY EDWARD (72649) age: 52 RAFVR

Sqn Ldr

He was serving in the UK but the exact cause has yet to be ascertained, his death being registered in St Albans.  He is buried in Hatfield Road Cemetery, St Albans

25-Sep

DAVIES, WALTER (145833) age: 22 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Tempest V, EJ652 of No 3 Sqn, which came down in the North Sea following an engine fire whilst escorting Liberators.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

25-Sep

WILLIAMS, ALAN SAMUEL (409262) age: 23 RAAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Tempest V, EJ664 of No 80 Sqn, which was shot down by flak near Steenbergen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

25-Sep

ALLEN, WILLIAM THOMAS (956303) age: Unknown RAFVR

LAC

He was killed whilst flying in He died in Japanese captivity on board the Maros Maru whilst being transported from Java to the Molucca Islands  of No 84 Sqn, which .  He is commemorated on the Singapore Memorial

25-Sep

LENNIE, THOMAS JOHN (425684) age: 31 RAAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Mitchell II, FW194 'N' of No 98 Sqn, which was shot down by Fw 190s near Arnhem.  He is buried in Arnhem Oosterbeek War Cemetery

25-Sep

WILLIAMS, BRUCE LLEWELLYN (428538) age: 21 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Mitchell II, FW194 'N' of No 98 Sqn, which was shot down by Fw 190s near Arnhem.  He is buried in Arnhem Oosterbeek War Cemetery

25-Sep

CARTER, CHARLES BINDON (132348) age: 25 RAFVR

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Mitchell II, FW194 'N' of No 98 Sqn, which was shot down by Fw 190s near Arnhem.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

25-Sep

MUNTON, GEORGE ROBERT (131107) age: Unknown RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Mitchell II, FW211 'Y' of No 98 Sqn, which was shot down by Fw 190s near Arnhem.  He is buried in Jonkerbos War Cemetery

25-Sep

NOTTLE, HAROLD MORRIS (417104) age: 25 RAAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Mitchell II, FW211 'Y' of No 98 Sqn, which was shot down by Fw 190s near Arnhem.  He is buried in Jonkerbos War Cemetery

25-Sep

HARRISON, STANLEY (182005) age: 25 RAFVR

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Mitchell II, FW211 'Y' of No 98 Sqn, which was shot down by Fw 190s near Arnhem.  He is buried in Jonkerbos War Cemetery

25-Sep

McFIE, G (542252V) age: 21 SAAF

Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Mustang III, FB323 of No 112 Sqn, which failed to return from a close support sortie.  He is buried in Forli War Cemetery

25-Sep

HYDE, JAMES JOSEPH (1391841) age: 27 RAFVR

WO

He was killed whilst flying in Spitfire IX, PL316 'S' of No 132 Sqn, which was shot down by a Bf 109 near Nijmegen.  He is buried in Jonkerbos War Cemetery

25-Sep

PHIPPS, LESLIE JAMES (185485) age: 24 RAFVR

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Spitfire IX, PL457 'V' of No 132 Sqn, which was shot down by a Bf 109 near Nijmegen.  He is buried in Bergen-op-Zoom War Cemetery

25-Sep

CAMERON, DAVID LYON SCOTT (169087) age: 23 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was probably killed whilst flying in either Beaufighter X, NE739 or NE776 of No 143 Sqn, which was shot down by flak during an attack on a convoy of Den Helder.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

25-Sep

MARWOOD, FRANK (151036) age: 23 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was probably killed whilst flying in either Beaufighter X, NE739 or NE776 of No 143 Sqn, which was shot down by flak during an attack on a convoy of Den Helder.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

25-Sep

OLDBURY, GEORGE THOMAS (1580014) age: 23 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was probably killed whilst flying in either Beaufighter X, NE739 or NE776 of No 143 Sqn, which was shot down by flak during an attack on a convoy of Den Helder.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

25-Sep

AULD, WALTER NELSON (J/86621) age: 27 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Beaufighter X, NE776 of No 143 Sqn, which was shot down by flak during an attack on a convoy of Den Helder.  He is buried in Bergen-op-Zoom Canadian War Cemetery

25-Sep

ROBERTS, PYRS OWEN (2210829) age: 19 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, LJ518 EX-K of No 199 Sqn, which crashed into trees near Sculthorpe as it decended through cloud on its return from a bomber support sortie providing a Mandrel screen.  He is buried in Beddgelert New Cemetery

25-Sep

SAVAGE, RICHARD THOMAS PERCIVAL (425365) age: 22 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, LJ518 EX-K of No 199 Sqn, which crashed into trees near Sculthorpe as it descended through cloud on its return from a bomber support sortie providing a Mandrel screen.  He is buried in Cambridge City Cemetery

25-Sep

HENDERSON, COLIN SILKIRK (426126) age: 25 RNZAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, LJ518 EX-K of No 199 Sqn, which crashed into trees near Sculthorpe as it descended through cloud on its return from a bomber support sortie providing a Mandrel screen.  He is buried in Cambridge City Cemetery

25-Sep

BARHAM, LEONARD ALFRED (137581) age: 29 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, LJ518 EX-K of No 199 Sqn, which crashed into trees near Sculthorpe as it descended through cloud on its return from a bomber support sortie providing a Mandrel screen.  He is buried in Cawston Cemetery

25-Sep

NAYLOR, JOHN WILLIAM (1898463) age: 36 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, LJ518 EX-K of No 199 Sqn, which crashed into trees near Sculthorpe as it descended through cloud on its return from a bomber support sortie providing a Mandrel screen.  He is buried in Gedney Hill (Holy Trinity) Churchyard

25-Sep

SADDLER, ROBERT CAMPBELL (1271349) age: 22 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, LJ518 EX-K of No 199 Sqn, which crashed into trees near Sculthorpe as it descended through cloud on its return from a bomber support sortie providing a Mandrel screen.  He is buried in Hastings Cemetery, Sussex

25-Sep

LOVELAND, AMBROSE WILLIAM (1896159) age: 31 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, LJ518 EX-K of No 199 Sqn, which crashed into trees near Sculthorpe as it descended through cloud on its return from a bomber support sortie providing a Mandrel screen.  He is buried in West Wickham (St John the Baptist) Churchyard

25-Sep

CHATWIN, FRANCIS REGINALD (179033) age: 26 RAFVR

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, LJ518 EX-K of No 199 Sqn, which crashed into trees near Sculthorpe as it descended through cloud on its return from a bomber support sortie providing a Mandrel screen.  He was cremated at Birmingham Municipal Crematorium

25-Sep

SMITH, DOUGLAS LEONARD (1152228) age: 24 RAFVR

AC1

He had been serving with No 211 Sqn but died in Japanese captivity on board the Maros Maru whilst being transported to Java from the Molucca Islands.  He is commemorated on the Singapore Memorial

25-Sep

BARNES, RONALD HANSON (1580555) age: 21 RAFVR

Sgt

He was probably killed whilst flying in Mustang III, FB261 of No 260 Sqn, which was abandoned near Rimini after being damaged by flak but he did not survive.  He is buried in Ancona War Cemetery

25-Sep

BLACK, ANDREW ORMAN (130167) age: 23 RAFVR

Flt Lt

He was serving with No 293 Sqn, but the exact circumstances have not yet been ascertained.  He is buried in Malta Memorial

25-Sep

ANKON, LEOPOLD (178169) age: Unknown RAFVR

Plt Off

He was serving with No 352 Sqn, but the exact circumstances have not yet been ascertained.  He is buried in Malta Memorial

25-Sep

TRELEAVEN, ERROL HILLIARD (C/1499) age: 29 RCAF

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Spitfire IX, MJ412 of No 416 Sqn, which was shot down by a Fw 190 during a patrol over Arnhem.  He is buried in Amersfoort (Oud Leusden) General Cemetery.

25-Sep

BOE, BERNARD (J/3463) age: 28 RCAF

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Spitfire IX, ML360 of No 441 Sqn, which was shot down by a Fw 190 near Nijmegen during a patrol over Arnhem.  He is buried in Mook War Cemetery

25-Sep

McMILLAN, OSMAN (J/92574) age: 21 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Spitfire IX, NH151 'S' of No 441 Sqn, which was shot down by a Fw 190 near Nijmegen during a patrol over Arnhem.  He is buried in Mook War Cemetery

25-Sep

COCK, COLIN EDWIN ABBOTT DFC(415510) age: 26 RAAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Beaufighter X, NT987 of No 455 Sqn, which was shot down by flak during an RP attack on a convoy between Vlieland and Terschelling.  He is buried in Bergen-op-Zoom War Cemetery

25-Sep

LYNEHAM, ALAN ROBERT (415671) age: 35 RAAF

WO

He was killed whilst flying in Beaufighter X, NT987 of No 455 Sqn, which was shot down by flak during an RP attack on a convoy between Vlieland and Terschelling.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

25-Sep

PHELAN, MERVYN JOHN LYNDON (421756) age: 24 RNZAF

WO

He was killed whilst flying in Beaufighter X, NE224 'M' of No 489 Sqn, which crashed and burned out whilst attempting to make a forced landing shortly after taking off from Langham on an anti-shipping sortie.  He is buried in Cambridge City Cemetery

25-Sep

BOLDING, THEODORE(151483) age: 23 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was probably killed whilst flying in Beaufighter X, NE224 'M' of No 489 Sqn, which crashed and burned out whilst attempting to make a forced landing shortly after taking off from Langham on an anti-shipping sortie.  He is buried in Welwyn Garden City (Hatfield Hyde) Burial Ground

25-Sep

BONHAM, GORDON LOVERSIDGE(402434) age: 23 RNZAF

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Tempest V, EJ590 'L' of No 501 Sqn, which crashed at Spitfield Farm in Essex after becoming lost in bad weather during a scramble against a V-1.  He is buried in Brookwood Military Cemetery

25-Sep

LESLIE, COLIN RICHARD (42821) age: 21 RNZAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Spitfire IXB, PT598 of No 601 Sqn, which failed to return from a practice bombing sortie over the sea.  He is commemorated on the Malta Memorial

25-Sep

BENTING, ALAN WILLIAM (182038) age: 22 RAFVR

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, NF923 KC-M of No 617 Sqn, which was abandoned and crashed at Lochem on 23/24 Sep 1944, he died from wounds or injuries in Enschede Hospital.  He is buried in Enschede Eastern General Cemetery

25-Sep

DUDDLES, STEPHEN VICTOR (154545) age: 34 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed/died whilst serving with No 1 ME ARC, but the exact circumstances have not yet been ascertained.  He is buried in Khayat Beach War Cemetery

25-Sep

HILL, STANLEY ALBERT (172421) age: 21 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, LK561 GP-A of No 1661 HCU, which crashed near Clacton in Essex following various engine problems during a night navigation flight.  He is buried in Isleworth Cemetery

25-Sep

McLACKLAND, DAVID COLVILLE(1477936) age: Unknown RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EE972 of No 1665 HCU, which flew into high ground in the Cheviots during a cross-country training flight.  He is buried in Edinburgh (Seafield) Cemetery

25-Sep

CORONEL, PAULUS SENOR (427502) age: 29 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EE972 of No 1665 HCU, which flew into high ground in the Cheviots during a cross-country training flight.  He is buried in Harrogate (Stonefall) Cemetery

25-Sep

HOWLETT, EDWARD JOHN (155453) age: 21 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was probably killed whilst flying in either Oxford I, HM791 or Oxford, LW867 of No 18 (P) AFU, which collided with each other near Northampton.  He is buried in Towcester Cemetery

25-Sep

APPERSON, DENIS HESKETH (145633) age: 21 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed/died whilst serving with No 287 Wing, but the exact circumstances have not yet been ascertained.  He is buried in Ancona War Cemetery

25-Sep

BOOTH, GEORGE(1229839) age: 27 RAFVR

AC1

He was killed/died whilst serving with No 313 AS & T, but the exact circumstances have not yet been ascertained.  He is buried in Tilly-sur-Seulles War Cemetery

25-Sep

JOHNSON, FREDERICK GEORGE(J/14056) age: 25 RCAF

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Mosquito VI, HX862 of No 60 OTU, which crashed near Talybont in Caernarvonshire.  I other killed.  He is buried in Chester (Blacon) Cemetery

25-Sep

AYNSLEY, RONALD PETER (1308244) age: 22 RAFVR

LAC

He was killed whilst flying in He died in Japanese captivity on board the Maros Maru whilst being transported from the Molucca Islands to Java of No AHQ FE, which .  He is commemorated on the Singapore Memorial

25-Sep

REID, RICHARD (1027881) age: 24 RAFVR

AC2

He had been serving at Kuala Lumper but died in Japanese captivity on board the Kenzen Maru whilst being transported to Java from the Molucca Islands.  He is commemorated on the Singapore Memorial

25-Sep

WILLIAMS, JOHN IDRIS (1295328) age: 24 RAFVR

WO

He was serving in the Middle East but his unit and exact cause of his death has yet to be ascertained.  He is buried in Ramleh War Cemetery

25-Sep

TURNER, ANTHONY WILLIAM (1280138) age: 22 RAFVR

LAC

He had been serving at Seletar but died in Japanese captivity on board the Kenzen Maru whilst being transported to Java from the Molucca Islands.  He is commemorated on the Singapore Memorial

25-Sep

ELSE, JACK (164319) age: 21 RAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Mosquito VI, HX862 of No 60 OTU, which crashed near Talybont in Caernarvonshire.  He is buried in Tibshelf (St John the Baptist) Churchyard.

25-Sep

SHARPLES, HERBERT (995173) age: 30 RAFVR

Cpl

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

25-Sep

PEGRUM, EDGAR JAMES (1413624) age: 41 RAFVR

LAC

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

25-Sep

BURNETT, EDWARD (1104342) age: 33 RAFVR

Cpl

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

25-Sep

ELLIOTT, HUMPHREY LYALL (1866513) age: 19 RAFVR

AC2

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

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