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Casualties - 5 - 6 October 1944


05-Oct

MERRITT, KENNETH JESSE (115611) age: 24 RAFVR

Flt Lt

He was serving with No 27 Sqn, but the exact circumstances have not yet been ascertained.  He is buried in Maynamati War Cemetery

05-Oct

PILE, RICHARD KENDELL (151211) age: 20 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was serving with No 28 Sqn, but the exact circumstances have not yet been ascertained.  He is buried in Ranchi War Cemetery

05-Oct

McCALL, VALLANCE (1348808) age: Unknown RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, MF458 'A' of No 40 Sqn, which was shot down by flak near Kisbodak during a minelaying sortie in the Danube.  He is commemorated on the Malta Memorial.

05-Oct

MAYERS, ARTHUR LESLIE (185925) age: Unknown RAFVR

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, MF458 'A' of No 40 Sqn, which was shot down by flak near Kisbodak during a minelaying sortie in the Danube.  He is commemorated on the Malta Memorial.

05-Oct

HESKETH, HARRY WALKER (1580730) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, MF458 'A' of No 40 Sqn, which was shot down by flak near Kisbodak during a minelaying sortie in the Danube.  He is commemorated on the Malta Memorial.

05-Oct

JOHNSON, ROBERT CUMMIN ROPSON (1366007) age: 29 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, MF458 'A' of No 40 Sqn, which was shot down by flak near Kisbodak during a minelaying sortie in the Danube.  He is commemorated on the Malta Memorial.

05-Oct

GUNBY, CHARLES HERBERT (1200320) age: 34 RAFVR

WO

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, MF458 'A' of No 40 Sqn, which was shot down by flak near Kisbodak during a minelaying sortie in the Danube.  He is commemorated on the Malta Memorial.

05-Oct

EULER, ROY STANLEY (132346) age: 22 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was probably killed whilst flying in Beaufighter X, NE411 of No 47 Sqn, which flew into a building at Cholavarum whilst low flying.  He is buried in Madras (St Mary's) Cemetery, Chennai

05-Oct

FOX, PETER (188187) age: Unknown RAFVR

Plt Off

He was serving with No 54 Sqn, but the exact circumstances have not yet been ascertained.  He is commemorated on the Singapore Memorial

05-Oct

MOSLEY, STUART EDWIN (426106) age: 29 RNZAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ND904 AA-D of No 75 Sqn, which collided with Lancaster, PD344 of No 115 Sqn near Wolsfeld during a raid to Saarbrucken.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

05-Oct

GALLETLY, ALAN RUSSELL (427481) age: 33 RNZAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ND904 AA-D of No 75 Sqn, which collided with Lancaster, PD344 of No 115 Sqn near Wolsfeld during a raid to Saarbrucken.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

05-Oct

COOKE, JOHN PETER (1816385) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ND904 AA-D of No 75 Sqn, which collided with Lancaster, PD344 of No 115 Sqn near Wolsfeld during a raid to Saarbrucken.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

05-Oct

HOND, REGINALD SAMUEL (1214443) age: 23 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ND904 AA-D of No 75 Sqn, which collided with Lancaster, PD344 of No 115 Sqn near Wolsfeld during a raid to Saarbrucken.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

05-Oct

SUTTON, ARTHUR KITCHENER (1816276) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ND904 AA-D of No 75 Sqn, which collided with Lancaster, PD344 of No 115 Sqn near Wolsfeld during a raid to Saarbrucken.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

05-Oct

TUTHILL, PETER ERIC (2211929) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ND904 AA-D of No 75 Sqn, which collided with Lancaster, PD344 of No 115 Sqn near Wolsfeld during a raid to Saarbrucken.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

05-Oct

WELLS, ROY ALBERT (1802473) age: 21 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ND904 AA-D of No 75 Sqn, which collided with Lancaster, PD344 of No 115 Sqn near Wolsfeld during a raid to Saarbrucken.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

05-Oct

DAVIDSON, ROBERT (1001982) age: 37 RAFVR

LAC

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

05-Oct

KON, WILLIAM EMIL MIROSLAV (J/43768) age: Unknown RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LL758 SR-A of No 101 Sqn, which came down near Trembleur during an ABC sortie to Saarbrucken.  He is buried in Hotton War Cemetery

05-Oct

GERAGHTY, GERALD FRANCIS (434248) age: 20 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LL758 SR-A of No 101 Sqn, which came down near Trembleur during an ABC sortie to Saarbrucken.  He is buried in Hotton War Cemetery

05-Oct

ROBSON, LIONEL KENNETH (434999) age: 19 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LL758 SR-A of No 101 Sqn, which came down near Trembleur during an ABC sortie to Saarbrucken.  He is buried in Hotton War Cemetery

05-Oct

THOMAS, WALTER MERVYN (1356860) age: 24 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LL758 SR-A of No 101 Sqn, which came down near Trembleur during an ABC sortie to Saarbrucken.  He is buried in Hotton War Cemetery

05-Oct

MASON, ARCHIBALD (177529) age: 24 RAFVR

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LL758 SR-A of No 101 Sqn, which came down near Trembleur during an ABC sortie to Saarbrucken.  He is buried in Hotton War Cemetery

05-Oct

BOUTLE, JACK (1300901) age: 22 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LL758 SR-A of No 101 Sqn, which came down near Trembleur during an ABC sortie to Saarbrucken.  He is buried in Hotton War Cemetery

05-Oct

CLARK, GRAHAE GORDON (1851602) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LL758 SR-A of No 101 Sqn, which came down near Trembleur during an ABC sortie to Saarbrucken.  He is buried in Hotton War Cemetery

05-Oct

CROWTHER, FREDERICK STEPHEN (1819387) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LL758 SR-A of No 101 Sqn, which came down near Trembleur during an ABC sortie to Saarbrucken.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

05-Oct

SCOUGALL, FRANK STUART BURDETT (423485) age: 20 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, PD344 KO-M of No 115 Sqn, which collided with Lancaster, ND904 of No 75 Sqn near Wolsfeld during a raid to Saarbrucken.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

05-Oct

BLOCKLEY, MAURICE WILLIAM (1582340) age: 21 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, PD344 KO-M of No 115 Sqn, which collided with Lancaster, ND904 of No 75 Sqn near Wolsfeld during a raid to Saarbrucken.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

05-Oct

HENDERSON, KENNETH MICHAEL (1092311) age: Unknown RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, PD344 KO-M of No 115 Sqn, which collided with Lancaster, ND904 of No 75 Sqn near Wolsfeld during a raid to Saarbrucken.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

05-Oct

CUTHBERT, ROSS WALTER (424059) age: 20 RNZAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, PD344 KO-M of No 115 Sqn, which collided with Lancaster, ND904 of No 75 Sqn near Wolsfeld during a raid to Saarbrucken.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

05-Oct

BLAKE, ARTHUR WILLIAM (1263138) age: 22 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, PD344 KO-M of No 115 Sqn, which collided with Lancaster, ND904 of No 75 Sqn near Wolsfeld during a raid to Saarbrucken.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

05-Oct

COE, CECIL ALBERT (1507583) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, PD344 KO-M of No 115 Sqn, which collided with Lancaster, ND904 of No 75 Sqn near Wolsfeld during a raid to Saarbrucken.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

05-Oct

HORRIDGE, ALBERT (2211444) age: 21 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, PD344 KO-M of No 115 Sqn, which collided with Lancaster, ND904 of No 75 Sqn near Wolsfeld during a raid to Saarbrucken.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

05-Oct

GAUDIN, STANLEY DAVID (J/37642) age: 30 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington XIV, HF450 of No 172 Sqn, which was killed when the aircraft had to be abandoned over Ireland on its return from an anti-submarine patrol.  He managed to keep the aircraft in the air long enough for the crew to get out successfully.  He is buried in Drumachose (Christ Church) Church of Ireland Churchyard

05-Oct

WAKEMAN, HAROLD FREDERICK (J/27820) age: 22 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Typhoon IB, JR366 'T' of No 197 Sqn, which was shot down by flak near Ederveen.  He is buried in Veenendaal General Cemetery

05-Oct

STOCKWELL, LEONARD MICHAEL (1313803) age: 23 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was probably killed whilst flying in Mustang III, HB829 of No 234 Sqn, which crashed on the approach to Earls Colne following an engine failure.  He is buried in Brookwood Military Cemetery

05-Oct

KITA, Marian (P.780875) age: 22 PAF

WO

He was killed whilst flying in Mosquito VI, NS888 of No 305 Sqn, which spun into the ground on the approach to Lasham during an air test.  He is buried in Lyonshall (St Michael) Churchyard

05-Oct

PIEKARSKI, Leon Leonard (P.2112) age: 34 PAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Mosquito VI, NS888 of No 305 Sqn, which spun into the ground on the approach to Lasham during an air test.  He is buried in Newark-on-Trent Cemetery

05-Oct

SCHLOSS, J (Sgt) age: 

FFAF

He was killed whilst flying in Boston IIIA, BZ318 'L' of No 342 Sqn, which crash landed at Boort after being hit by flak near Arnhem.  He is buried in

05-Oct

DOUGAN, JACK LLEWELYN (J/28201) age: 28 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ756 ZL-E of No 427 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a Gardening sortie.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

05-Oct

HAYDOCK, PHILIP FRANK CHARLES (J/123754) age: 28 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ756 ZL-E of No 427 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a Gardening sortie.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

05-Oct

CURLE, JOHN GARFIELD (J/88045) age: 32 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ756 ZL-E of No 427 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a Gardening sortie.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

05-Oct

GRAVEL, MARCEL (J/88647) age: 21 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ756 ZL-E of No 427 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a Gardening sortie.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

05-Oct

WILLIAMSON, JOHN SHERWOOD (J/87864) age: 20 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ756 ZL-E of No 427 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a Gardening sortie.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

05-Oct

THEW, ROBERT (1591242) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ756 ZL-E of No 427 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a Gardening sortie.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

05-Oct

MOSELEY-WILLIAMS, WALTER READ (J/8773) age: 26 RCAF

Sqn Ldr

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ756 ZL-E of No 427 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a Gardening sortie.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

05-Oct

ZAREIKIN, JOSEPH M. (C/88488) age: 36 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, NP944 of No 433 Sqn, when it was attacked by a Ju 88 night fighter during a mine-laying sortie off Heligoland.  He is buried in Harrogate (Stonefall) Cemetery

05-Oct

JOHNS, ROYCE ALLEN (J/21959) age: 25 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Typhoon IB, MN765 of No 439 Sqn, which was shot down by flak near Speelberg.  He is buried in Zevenaar Roman Catholic Cemetery

05-Oct

TAYLOR, KENNETH EDWARD FREDERICK (153350) age: Unknown RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PB412 UM-Z2 of No 626 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a Gardening sortie.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

05-Oct

GREEN, GEORGE ARTHUR (424456) age: 31 RNZAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PB412 UM-Z2 of No 626 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a Gardening sortie.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

05-Oct

DICKSON, WILLIAM ALEXANDER (423079) age: 20 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PB412 UM-Z2 of No 626 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a Gardening sortie.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

05-Oct

COHEN, LOUIS (1668508) age: Unknown RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PB412 UM-Z2 of No 626 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a Gardening sortie.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

05-Oct

STEPHENS, WILLIAM ARTHUR (429247) age: 28 RAAF

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PB412 UM-Z2 of No 626 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a Gardening sortie.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

05-Oct

FARLEY, CHARLES FREDERICK (629251) age: Unknown RAF

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PB412 UM-Z2 of No 626 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a Gardening sortie.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

05-Oct

NORMAN, WILLIAM CHRISTOPHER (1592453) age: 26 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PB412 UM-Z2 of No 626 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a Gardening sortie.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

05-Oct

COX, ERNEST (1539131) age: 39 RAFVR

LAC

He was killed whilst serving with No 2875 Sqn RAF Regiment, but the circumstances of his death have not yet been ascertained.  He is buried in Groesbeek Canadian War Cemetery

05-Oct

CHIAPPA-SINCLAIR, ALFRED JOSEPH LRCP, LDS, MRCS(69971) age: 49 RAFVR

Flt Lt

He was serving with a Mobile Field Hospital and died from injuries sustained in an accident.  He is buried in Naples War Cemetery.

05-Oct

VENN, VERDUN DENNIS (903626) age: 23 RAFVR

LAC

He was killed whilst flying in He died in Japanese captivity on board the Maros Maru whilst being transported to Java from the Molucca Islands of No 153 MU, which .  He is commemorated on the Singapore Memorial

05-Oct

COOKE, MATTHEW JOHN GOLDIE (J/35898) age: 26 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, JN886 QY-N of No 1666 HCU, which crashed near Manchester following a double engine failure during a night cross-country exercise.  He is buried in Chester (Blacon) Cemetery

05-Oct

WINTERMUTE, HARRY A. (R/164238) age: 25 RCAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, JN886 QY-N of No 1666 HCU, which crashed near Manchester following a double engine failure during a night cross-country exercise.  He is buried in Chester (Blacon) Cemetery

05-Oct

AYRES, CYRIL GEORGE (1817751) age: 19 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax II, JN886 QY-N of No 1666 HCU, which crashed near Manchester following a double engine failure during a night cross-country exercise.  He is buried in Mansfield (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

05-Oct

ROSS, WILLIAM (1596612) age: 28 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst serving with No 209 Grp but the exact circumstances have not yet been ascertained.  He is buried in Bari War Cemetery

05-Oct

GRIFFITHS, PERCIVAL STANLEY (175400) age: 23 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was probably killed whilst flying in Anson I, LV149 of No 3 TAF Comm Flt, which crashed near Agartala after a wing broke off in flight.  He is buried in Maynamati War Cemetery

05-Oct

SMITH, ERIC (972738) age: 25 RAFVR

Sgt

He was probably killed whilst flying in Anson I, LV149 of No 3 TAF Comm Flt, which crashed near Agartala after a wing broke off in flight.  He is buried in Maynamati War Cemetery

05-Oct

MERRITT, KENNETH JESSE (115611) age: 24 RAFVR

Flt Lt

He was probably killed whilst flying in Anson I, LV149 of No 3 TAF Comm Flt, which crashed near Agartala after a wing broke off in flight.  He is buried in Maynamati War Cemetery

05-Oct

YEOMANS, ROY PETER JOHN (338272) age: 19 RAFVR

AC2

He was killed whilst serving with No 48 AS but the exact circumstances have not yet been ascertained.  He is buried in Port Elizabeth (South End) Cemetery

05-Oct

WRIGHT, LEONARD (1591386) age: 19 RAFVR

Sgt

He was probably killed whilst flying in Baltimore V, FW682 of No 75 OTU, which flew into the ground during a night take off from Gianaclis.  He is buried in Alexandria (Chatby) Military and War Memorial Cemetery

05-Oct

TOPLIS, JAMES LESLIE (1621988) age: 21 RAFVR

Sgt

He was probably killed whilst flying in Baltimore V, FW682 of No 75 OTU, which flew into the ground during a night take off from Gianaclis.  He is buried in Alexandria (Chatby) Military and War Memorial Cemetery

05-Oct

WESSON, DURHAM MEUX (1414379) age: Unknown RAFVR

LAC

He was killed/died whilst serving with No 83 Grp HQ, but the exact circumstances have not yet been ascertained.  He is buried in Groesbeek Canadian War Cemetery

05-Oct

GUEST, DOUGLAS ALLENBY (567970) age: Unknown RAF

Sgt

The unit in which he had been serving is currently unknown but he 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

05-Oct

RAY, DERRICK DAVID (546670) age: Unknown RAF

AC1

The unit in which he had been serving is currently unknown but he died in Japanese captivity whilst being held in a camp at Weijami, Ambon.  He is buried in Ambon War Cemetery

05-Oct

BARRETT, DENIS JOHN (71108) age: Unknown RAFVR

Flt Lt

He was attached to the Special Operations Executive, as W/T operator with the Minister Circuit but was arrested July 1944 and executed in Buchenwald concentration camp.  He is commemorated on theRunnymede Memorial

05-Oct

BELL, EDWARD BURROW (1354076) age: Unknown RAFVR

AC1

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

05-Oct

SYMONS, PHILIP GEORGE (1533143) age: 22 RAFVR

LAC

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 Grantham Cemetery

05-Oct

MURPHY, PETER (534735) age: 27 RAFVR

LAC

He was serving in the UK but the exact cause has yet to be ascertained, his death being registered in Luton.  He was buried in/or cremated at Hendon Cemetery and Crematorium

05-Oct

COOPER, W (1553142) age: 21 RAFVR

AC1

He was serving in the UK but the exact cause has yet to be ascertained, his death being registered in Scotland?.  He is buried in St Ninians (Bannockburn) Parish Burial Ground

06-Oct

DAVIDSON, ARCHIBALD CATTANACH (424158) age: 24 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PB241 MG-X of No 7 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Scholven-Buer.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Oct

MacWILLIAM, WALTER ALEXANDER (J/92159) age: 24 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PB241 MG-X of No 7 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Scholven-Buer.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Oct

HEAP, HENRY AINSWORTH (186902) age: 22 RAFVR

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Mosquito XIII, HK504 of No 29 Sqn, which was lost on an intruder sortie to Stade.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

06-Oct

ROGERS, JAMES ALEXANDER (185843) age: 22 RAFVR

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Mosquito XIII, HK504 of No 29 Sqn, which was lost on an intruder sortie to Stade.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

06-Oct

RONEY, GEORGE JAMES (417113) age: 22 RNZAF

WO

He was killed whilst flying in Spitfire IX, PV160 'W' of No 33 Sqn, which was shot down by flak during an armed recce.  He is buried in Schoondijke General Cemetery

06-Oct

RUSSELL, ERNEST ALBERT (J/90451) age: 26 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PB353 EA-E of No 49 Sqn, which probably came down in the Baltic Sea during a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Risor Civil Cemetery

06-Oct

HARROP, KENNETH (178049) age: 22 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PB353 EA-E of No 49 Sqn, which probably came down in the Baltic Sea during a raid to Bremen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

06-Oct

REES, TERENCE (1251817) age: 24 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PB353 EA-E of No 49 Sqn, which probably came down in the Baltic Sea during a raid to Bremen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

06-Oct

SCOTT, RAYMOND DAVID (J/91113) age: 31 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PB353 EA-E of No 49 Sqn, which probably came down in the Baltic Sea during a raid to Bremen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

06-Oct

HODGKINSON, SIDNEY (1104619) age: 36 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PB353 EA-E of No 49 Sqn, which probably came down in the Baltic Sea during a raid to Bremen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

06-Oct

McCLENAHAN, JAMES STARK (1566407) age: 21 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PB353 EA-E of No 49 Sqn, which probably came down in the Baltic Sea during a raid to Bremen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

06-Oct

McKENZIE, JOHN GILMOUR (1562476) age: 21 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PB353 EA-E of No 49 Sqn, which probably came down in the Baltic Sea during a raid to Bremen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

06-Oct

McMONAGLE, LANCE RAYMOND (421666) age: 24 RAAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PB429 EA-S of No 49 Sqn, which came down near Leuchtenburg during a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Becklingen War Cemetery

06-Oct

MURRAY, JOHN WILLIAM (432423) age: 27 RAAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PB429 EA-S of No 49 Sqn, which came down near Leuchtenburg during a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Becklingen War Cemetery

06-Oct

BEATSON, CYRIL (15244) age: 21 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PB429 EA-S of No 49 Sqn, which came down near Leuchtenburg during a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Becklingen War Cemetery

06-Oct

BOURTON, ERIC (153873) age: 21 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PB429 EA-S of No 49 Sqn, which came down near Leuchtenburg during a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Becklingen War Cemetery

06-Oct

KING, JAMES CHARLES (152912) age: 23 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PB429 EA-S of No 49 Sqn, which came down near Leuchtenburg during a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Becklingen War Cemetery

06-Oct

HARRISON, DENIS (1590368) age: 21 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PB429 EA-S of No 49 Sqn, which came down near Leuchtenburg during a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Becklingen War Cemetery

06-Oct

STEPHEN, ANDREW (1572098) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PB429 EA-S of No 49 Sqn, which came down near Leuchtenburg during a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Becklingen War Cemetery

06-Oct

CUNNINGHAM, ALAN FORSTER (418038) age: 22 RAAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ343 MH-T of No 51 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Sterkrade.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Oct

MOHR, MARTIN JACK STANLEY (153714) age: 21 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ343 MH-T of No 51 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Sterkrade.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Oct

BELL, RAISBECK DENNIS (63454) age: 24 RAFVR

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ343 MH-T of No 51 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Sterkrade.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Oct

HARRIS, JOHN JAMES (937401) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ343 MH-T of No 51 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Sterkrade.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Oct

LONGBOTTOM, FRANK (1595130) age: 33 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ343 MH-T of No 51 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Sterkrade.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Oct

MATTHEWS, WALTER HOWARD HILL (1030709) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ343 MH-T of No 51 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Sterkrade.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Oct

MEERING, ERIC (1896332) age: 22 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ343 MH-T of No 51 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Sterkrade.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Oct

SOUTHWARD, KEITH (411048) age: 28 RNZAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LM104 AA-Z of No 75 Sqn, which was shot down by flak near Monchengladbach during a raid on Dortmund.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

06-Oct

McKILLOP, JOHN ALLAN (1361194) age: Unknown RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, LL588 EY-O of No 78 Sqn, which collided with Halifax, MZ310 of the same unit near Oude-Tonge in Holland during a raid to Scholven-Buer.  He is buried in Bergen-op-Zoom War Cemetery

06-Oct

HABGOOD, GUY WILFRED (1399598) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, LL588 EY-O of No 78 Sqn, which collided with Halifax, MZ310 of the same unit near Oude-Tonge in Holland during a raid to Scholven-Buer.  He is buried in Bergen-op-Zoom War Cemetery

06-Oct

KEMP, GEORGE EDWARD (1866112) age: 22 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, LL588 EY-O of No 78 Sqn, which collided with Halifax, MZ310 of the same unit near Oude-Tonge in Holland during a raid to Scholven-Buer.  He is buried in Bergen-op-Zoom War Cemetery

06-Oct

MOSS, ALAN (1115114) age: 29 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, LL588 EY-O of No 78 Sqn, which collided with Halifax, MZ310 of the same unit near Oude-Tonge in Holland during a raid to Scholven-Buer.  He is buried in Bergen-op-Zoom War Cemetery

06-Oct

TILBURN, GEORGE HENRY (1591010) age: 19 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, LL588 EY-O of No 78 Sqn, which collided with Halifax, MZ310 of the same unit near Oude-Tonge in Holland during a raid to Scholven-Buer.  He is buried in Bergen-op-Zoom War Cemetery

06-Oct

LOCKETT, HAROLD (1593872) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, LL588 EY-O of No 78 Sqn, which collided with Halifax, MZ310 of the same unit near Oude-Tonge in Holland during a raid to Scholven-Buer.  He is buried in Den Bommel General Cemetery

06-Oct

STANLEY, RAYMOND LOUIS (176376) age: 23 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, LL588 EY-O of No 78 Sqn, which collided with Halifax, MZ310 of the same unit near Oude-Tonge in Holland during a raid to Scholven-Buer.  He is buried in Bergen-op-Zoom War Cemetery

06-Oct

CRERAR, DANIEL (1561150) age: 22 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, LW511 EY-Z of No 78 Sqn, which was shot down by flak near Gohler during a raid to Scholven-Buer.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Oct

HOLLAND, RICHARD JOHN (1396475) age: Unknown RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, LW511 EY-Z of No 78 Sqn, which was shot down by flak near Gohler during a raid to Scholven-Buer.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Oct

BORKOFSKY, EDWARD (R/189482) age: 22 RCAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, LW511 EY-Z of No 78 Sqn, which was shot down by flak near Gohler during a raid to Scholven-Buer.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Oct

MENZIES, DAVID (3020036) age: 19 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, LW511 EY-Z of No 78 Sqn, which was shot down by flak near Gohler during a raid to Scholven-Buer.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Oct

TODD, ALEXANDER CREW LACHIE (1554137) age: 22 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, LW511 EY-Z of No 78 Sqn, which was shot down by flak near Gohler during a raid to Scholven-Buer.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Oct

WEST, RONALD CHARLES (1811334) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, LW511 EY-Z of No 78 Sqn, which was shot down by flak near Gohler during a raid to Scholven-Buer.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Oct

BRADBURN, JOHN HENRY (1343450) age: 22 RAFVR

WO

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, LW511 EY-Z of No 78 Sqn, which was shot down by flak near Gohler during a raid to Scholven-Buer.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Oct

CRAWFORD, CHARLES WALLACE (183801) age: 24 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ310 EY-U of No 78 Sqn, which collided with Halifax, LL588 of the same unit near Oude-Tonge in Holland during a raid to Scholven-Buer.  He is buried in Bergen-op-Zoom War Cemetery

06-Oct

MacGREGOR, DONALD STEWART (J/26671) age: 23 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ310 EY-U of No 78 Sqn, which collided with Halifax, LL588 of the same unit near Oude-Tonge in Holland during a raid to Scholven-Buer.  He is buried in Bergen-op-Zoom War Cemetery

06-Oct

CHARLEY, JOHN ROSS (424912) age: 20 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ310 EY-U of No 78 Sqn, which collided with Halifax, LL588 of the same unit near Oude-Tonge in Holland during a raid to Scholven-Buer.  He is buried in Bergen-op-Zoom War Cemetery

06-Oct

CLEMENT, CHARLES ROY (1532013) age: 23 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ310 EY-U of No 78 Sqn, which collided with Halifax, LL588 of the same unit near Oude-Tonge in Holland during a raid to Scholven-Buer.  He is buried in Bergen-op-Zoom War Cemetery

06-Oct

ANDERTON, JOHN BRIAN (1685678) age: 23 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ310 EY-U of No 78 Sqn, which collided with Halifax, LL588 of the same unit near Oude-Tonge in Holland during a raid to Scholven-Buer.  He is buried in Bergen-op-Zoom War Cemetery

06-Oct

DIVENS, JOHN (1822288) age: 19 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ310 EY-U of No 78 Sqn, which collided with Halifax, LL588 of the same unit near Oude-Tonge in Holland during a raid to Scholven-Buer.  He is buried in Bergen-op-Zoom War Cemetery

06-Oct

REILLY, ALBERT (1673687) age: 22 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ310 EY-U of No 78 Sqn, which collided with Halifax, LL588 of the same unit near Oude-Tonge in Holland during a raid to Scholven-Buer.  He is buried in Bergen-op-Zoom War Cemetery

06-Oct

HEUGH, ROBERT (1568930) age: 22 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ310 EY-U of No 78 Sqn, which collided with Halifax, LL588 of the same unit near Oude-Tonge in Holland during a raid to Scholven-Buer.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

06-Oct

BROOK, JOHN EDWARD (116765) age: 28 RAFVR

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Mosquito XVI, ML996 GB-K of No 105 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid on Dortmund.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

06-Oct

BOWDEN, WOODROW WILSON (1170874) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Mosquito XVI, ML996 GB-K of No 105 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid on Dortmund.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

06-Oct

BARLOW, JOHN COLCLOUGH (405992) age: 35 RAAF

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, PD214 ZN-D of No 106 Sqn, which probably came down in the Baltic Sea during a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Becklingen War Cemetery

06-Oct

PAUL, RONALD JAMES (1593431) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, PD214 ZN-D of No 106 Sqn, which probably came down in the Baltic Sea during a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Becklingen War Cemetery

06-Oct

STEWART, DOUGLAS (50448) age: 29 RAF

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, PD214 ZN-D of No 106 Sqn, which probably came down in the Baltic Sea during a raid to Bremen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

06-Oct

FELL, JAMES ANTHONY (1472950) age: 21 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, PD214 ZN-D of No 106 Sqn, which probably came down in the Baltic Sea during a raid to Bremen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

06-Oct

GROGAN, GORDON STUART (1320894) age: Unknown RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, PD214 ZN-D of No 106 Sqn, which probably came down in the Baltic Sea during a raid to Bremen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

06-Oct

KIRBY, GEORGE BOWERING (1333680) age: 22 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, PD214 ZN-D of No 106 Sqn, which probably came down in the Baltic Sea during a raid to Bremen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

06-Oct

SERVICE, CLYDE JAMES (J/88887) age: 31 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, PD214 ZN-D of No 106 Sqn, which probably came down in the Baltic Sea during a raid to Bremen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

06-Oct

BARTON, RONALD PASCO(1894713) age: 34 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, PD214 ZN-D of No 106 Sqn, which probably came down in the Baltic Sea during a raid to Bremen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

06-Oct

LEE, JACK (1128432) age: 23 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LL880 KO-D of No 115 Sqn, which was lost on a raid on Dortmund.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Oct

BURGESS, GEORE FREDERICK (1624834) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LL880 KO-D of No 115 Sqn, which was lost on a raid on Dortmund.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Oct

TIPPIN, ARTHUR JOHN (1581522) age: 24 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LL880 KO-D of No 115 Sqn, which was lost on a raid on Dortmund.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Oct

ERICKSON, WILLIAM (655068) age: Unknown RAFVR

WO

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LL880 KO-D of No 115 Sqn, which was lost on a raid on Dortmund.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Oct

CONVY, MICHAEL (1824996) age: 22 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LL880 KO-D of No 115 Sqn, which was lost on a raid on Dortmund.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

06-Oct

DICKSON, HARRY THOMSON (1897116) age: 38 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LL880 KO-D of No 115 Sqn, which was lost on a raid on Dortmund.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

06-Oct

TRUBY, JAMES (1595391) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LL880 KO-D of No 115 Sqn, which was lost on a raid on Dortmund.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

06-Oct

PALMER, ALFRED ERNEST (46333) age: Unknown RAF

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Mosquito XVI, NS522 of No 140 Sqn, which failed to return from a photo-recce sortie to the Frisian Islands.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

06-Oct

GARDNER, DOUGLAS (1335101) age: 21 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Mosquito XVI, NS522 of No 140 Sqn, which failed to return from a photo-recce sortie to the Frisian Islands.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

06-Oct

ASHCROFT, ALFRED EDWARD DAVID (112736) age: 24 RAFVR

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Mosquito XIX, MM678 RS-A of No 157 Sqn, which was lost on a bomber support sortie to Dortmund.  He is buried in Brussels Town Cemetery

06-Oct

VALE, WILLIAM SEARLE (401553) age: 27 RAAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Mosquito XIX, MM678 RS-A of No 157 Sqn, which was lost on a bomber support sortie to Dortmund.  He is buried in Brussels Town Cemetery

06-Oct

NELSON, JOHN ARTHUR (423854) age: 30 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Liberator VI, BZ978 'W' of No 159 Sqn, which was shot down by fighters on its return from a raid on the Bangkok Lampang railway line.  He is commemorated on the Singapore Memorial

06-Oct

PATERSON, WILLIAM NOBLE (1345502) age: 24 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Liberator VI, BZ978 'W' of No 159 Sqn, which was shot down by fighters on its return from a raid on the Bangkok Lampang railway line.  He is commemorated on the Singapore Memorial

06-Oct

SWAN, CLIVE SYMES (416627) age: 30 RAAF

WO

He was killed whilst flying in Liberator VI, BZ978 'W' of No 159 Sqn, which was shot down by fighters on its return from a raid on the Bangkok Lampang railway line.  He is commemorated on the Singapore Memorial

06-Oct

McKINNON, JOHN (1550526) age: 22 RAFVR

WO

He was killed whilst flying in Liberator VI, BZ978 'W' of No 159 Sqn, which was shot down by fighters on its return from a raid on the Bangkok Lampang railway line.  He is commemorated on the Singapore Memorial

06-Oct

FORD, ERROL PERCIVAL (420172) age: 28 RAAF

WO

He was killed whilst flying in Liberator VI, BZ978 'W' of No 159 Sqn, which was shot down by fighters on its return from a raid on the Bangkok Lampang railway line.  He was killed in the initial fighter attack.  He is commemorated on the Singapore Memorial

06-Oct

RATCLIFFE, JOHN SQUIRE (1894746) age: 19 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Liberator VI, BZ992 of No 159 Sqn, which failed to return from an attack on railway targets near Bangkok.  He is commemorated on the Singapore Memorial

06-Oct

HOGAN, PATRICK (1522977) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Liberator VI, BZ992 of No 159 Sqn, which failed to return from an attack on railway targets near Bangkok.  He is commemorated on the Singapore Memorial

06-Oct

KERNOHAN, GEORGE (1796515) age: 22 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Liberator VI, BZ992 of No 159 Sqn, which failed to return from an attack on railway targets near Bangkok.  He is commemorated on the Singapore Memorial

06-Oct

PRICHARD, KENNETH GORDON (1324322) age: 21 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Liberator VI, BZ992 of No 159 Sqn, which failed to return from an attack on railway targets near Bangkok.  He is commemorated on the Singapore Memorial

06-Oct

CAIN, IVAN WILLIAM (421674) age: 20 RNZAF

WO

He was killed whilst flying in Typhoon IB, MN376 'S' of No 175 Sqn, which he abandoned near Nijmegen after being hit by flak but he was too low.  He is buried in Jonkerbos War Cemetery

06-Oct

BURNHAM, JAMES STANLEY (1320154) age: 24 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Mitchell II, FW244 of No 180 Sqn, which collided with FW221 and crashed at Dunsfold.  He is buried in Acton Cemetery

06-Oct

GRAY, LEONARD MAURICE (50745) age: Unknown RAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Mitchell II, FW244 of No 180 Sqn, which collided with FW221 and crashed at Dunsfold.  He is buried in Brookwood Military Cemetery

06-Oct

KILLNER, JOHN MICHAEL (63546) age: 20 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Mitchell II, FW244 of No 180 Sqn, which collided with FW221 and crashed at Dunsfold.  He is buried in Hurstpierpoint New Cemetery

06-Oct

CRANK, JAMES SHACKLETON (133949) age: 22 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Mitchell II, FW244 of No 180 Sqn, which collided with FW221 and crashed at Dunsfold.  He is buried in Mellor (St Mary) Churchyard

06-Oct

MIDDLETON, JOHN HARTLEY (423153) age: 21 RAAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ME667 EM-X of No 207 Sqn, which came down near Lehester Deich during a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Hamburg Cemetery

06-Oct

HOUGHTON, CLIFFORD HENRY (1620799) age: 20 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ME667 EM-X of No 207 Sqn, which came down near Lehester Deich during a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Hamburg Cemetery

06-Oct

MARAVAN-WILLIAMS, THOMAS RONALD (1579978) age: Unknown RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ME667 EM-X of No 207 Sqn, which came down near Lehester Deich during a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Hamburg Cemetery

06-Oct

ABELL, DOUGLAS ROY (417773) age: 21 RAAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ME667 EM-X of No 207 Sqn, which came down near Lehester Deich during a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Hamburg Cemetery

06-Oct

FELGATE, JOHN MERVYN (436371) age: 22 RAAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ME667 EM-X of No 207 Sqn, which came down near Lehester Deich during a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Hamburg Cemetery

06-Oct

FURSE, WILLIAM WALTER (115476) age: 22 RAAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ME667 EM-X of No 207 Sqn, which came down near Lehester Deich during a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Hamburg Cemetery

06-Oct

TRIMBLE, SAMUEL JOHN (403204) age: 25 RAAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ME667 EM-X of No 207 Sqn, which came down near Lehester Deich during a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Hamburg Cemetery

06-Oct

PAYNE, GORDON ARTHUR (187217) age: 21 RAFVR

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ME667 EM-X of No 207 Sqn, which came down near Lehester Deich during a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Hamburg Cemetery

06-Oct

PAUL, ALFRED WALTER (160225) age: Unknown RAFVR

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Typhoon IB, MN866 'J' of No 266 Sqn, which he abandoned near Hook of Holland after being hit by flak but did not survive.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

06-Oct

PAGE, ROY (996520) age: Unknown RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Liberator VI, EV940 of No 355 Sqn, which was shot down by ground fire whilst making a low level attack on railway targets in Thailand.  He is buried in Kanchanaburi War Cemetery

06-Oct

NUNN, CHARLES (1320361) age: 29 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Liberator VI, EV940 of No 355 Sqn, which was shot down by ground fire whilst making a low level attack on railway targets in Thailand.  He is buried in Kanchanaburi War Cemetery

06-Oct

HARRISON, HAROLD NORMAN (1575095) age: Unknown RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Liberator VI, EV940 of No 355 Sqn, which was shot down by ground fire whilst making a low level attack on railway targets in Thailand.  He is buried in Kanchanaburi War Cemetery

06-Oct

AISBITT, THOMAS (3040082) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Liberator VI, EV940 of No 355 Sqn, which was shot down by ground fire whilst making a low level attack on railway targets in Thailand.  He is buried in Kanchanaburi War Cemetery

06-Oct

LAW, HARRY (1579345) age: 31 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Liberator VI, EV940 of No 355 Sqn, which was shot down by ground fire whilst making a low level attack on railway targets in Thailand.  He is buried in Kanchanaburi War Cemetery

06-Oct

MARTIN, HUGH CECIL (1796212) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Liberator VI, EV940 of No 355 Sqn, which was shot down by ground fire whilst making a low level attack on railway targets in Thailand.  He is buried in Kanchanaburi War Cemetery

06-Oct

CROCKETT, MURRAY BERNARD (410876) age: 22 RAAF

WO

He was killed whilst flying in Liberator VI, EV940 of No 355 Sqn, which was shot down by ground fire whilst making a low level attack on railway targets in Thailand.  He is buried in Kanchanaburi War Cemetery

06-Oct

DAVIDSON, ALFRED MILNE HUNTER (421713) age: 25 RAAF

WO

He was killed whilst flying in Liberator VI, EV940 of No 355 Sqn, which was shot down by ground fire whilst making a low level attack on railway targets in Thailand.  He is buried in Kanchanaburi War Cemetery

06-Oct

RADNIDGE, JOHN KNOX STEWART (421757) age: 25 RAAF

WO

He was killed whilst flying in Liberator VI, EV940 of No 355 Sqn, which was shot down by ground fire whilst making a low level attack on railway targets in Thailand.  He is buried in Kanchanaburi War Cemetery

06-Oct

McGRAW, ANTHONY EMSLEY (C/95172) age: 38 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, LW129 BM-G of No 433 Sqn, which was shot down by flak near Monchengladbach during a raid on Dortmund.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Oct

RITCHIE, WENFORD MAXWELL (J/90667) age: 21 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, LW129 BM-G of No 433 Sqn, which was shot down by flak near Monchengladbach during a raid on Dortmund.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Oct

TAZUK, JOHN EDWARD (J/92135) age: 22 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, LW129 BM-G of No 433 Sqn, which was shot down by flak near Monchengladbach during a raid on Dortmund.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Oct

DOLLERY, ARTHUR GEORGE (1602251) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, LW129 BM-G of No 433 Sqn, which was shot down by flak near Monchengladbach during a raid on Dortmund.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Oct

AISTROP, CHARLES SYDNEY (J/13484) age: 24 RCAF

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Typhoon IB, MN805 'Y' of No 440 Sqn, which was last seen in the vicinity of Geldern.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Oct

TOINTON, DESMONDE GEORGE (418890) age: 22 RAAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM375 JO-B of No 463 Sqn, which came down near Nesseburg during a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Sage War Cemetery

06-Oct

BROAD, RAYMOND CECIL (427795) age: 20 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM375 JO-B of No 463 Sqn, which came down near Nesseburg during a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Sage War Cemetery

06-Oct

MACPHERSON, JOHN STUART (439480) age: 19 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM375 JO-B of No 463 Sqn, which came down near Nesseburg during a raid to Bremen.  He is buried in Sage War Cemetery

06-Oct

BURROWS, ROBERT BRANDWOOD (145033) age: 33 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Mosquito VI, HR187 of No 464 Sqn, which came down near airfield B51.  He is buried in Lille Southern Cemetery

06-Oct

FARRALLY, JOHN (108623) age: 28 RAFVR

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Mosquito VI, HR187 of No 464 Sqn, which came down near airfield B52.  He is buried in Lille Southern Cemetery

06-Oct

KENYON, TERENCE JAMES (426439) age: 22 RAAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, LW372 HD-C of No 466 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Sterkrade.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Oct

HERNE, FRANK MALCOLM (434645) age: 19 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, LW372 HD-C of No 466 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Sterkrade.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Oct

KLEZEL, RONALD CHARLES (429581) age: 21 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, LW372 HD-C of No 466 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Sterkrade.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Oct

McMANUS, TREVOR ALWYN (429612) age: 20 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, LW372 HD-C of No 466 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Sterkrade.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Oct

ROBINSON, NICHOLAS FRANCIS (419540) age: 20 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, LW372 HD-C of No 466 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Sterkrade.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Oct

WHITE, BRYAN DE BERNAL (425241) age: 23 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, LW372 HD-C of No 466 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Sterkrade.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Oct

LORD, PETER REDGRAVE (408486) age: 20 RAAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, LW372 HD-C of No 466 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Sterkrade.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Oct

HIGGISON, JAMES LUGTON (1595916) age: 28 RAFVR

Sgt

He was serving with No 466 Sqn, which but the exact circumstances have not yet been ascertained.  His death being registered in Buckrose.  He is buried in Glasgow (Riddrie Park) Cemetery

06-Oct

CAMMOCK, RAYMOND JOHN (414723) age: 21 RNZAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Tempest V, JN863 'R' of No 486 Sqn, which was shot down by flak and crashed into a train near Deventer.  He is buried in Lochem New General Cemetery

06-Oct

RENDELL, KENNETH LOUIS (55833) age: 25 RAF

Plt Off

He was serving with No 571 Sqn, which but the exact circumstances have not yet been ascertained.  His death being registered in Deben.  He is buried in Thurrock (Chadwell St Mary) Cemetery

06-Oct

EVANS, WILFRED CAMPBELL LLOYD (1031309) age: 30 RAFVR

LAC

He had been serving with No 605 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

06-Oct

CRABTREE, JAMES DOUGLAS (1324859) age: 26 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ND453 F2-R of No 635 Sqn, which was damaged by flak during a raid to Scholven-Buer and crashed at Shottisham near Woodbridge on its return.  He is buried in Rochdale Cemetery

06-Oct

JULIEN, JOSEPH ALBINI GUSTAVE (J/27264) age: 25 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ925 C8-F of No 640 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Sterkrade.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Oct

MACPHEE, JOHN GOODWILL (J/36326) age: 22 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ925 C8-F of No 640 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Sterkrade.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Oct

HETHERWICK, PETER (123955) age: Unknown RAFVR

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ925 C8-F of No 640 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Sterkrade.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Oct

NAIRN, ANDREW SWANSTON (1122824) age: Unknown RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ925 C8-F of No 640 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Sterkrade.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Oct

KILVINGTON, LEWIS (1595368) age: 22 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ925 C8-F of No 640 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Sterkrade.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Oct

DAVIES, ROBERT MEIRION (2206026) age: 24 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ925 C8-F of No 640 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Sterkrade.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

06-Oct

DRYBURGH, WILLIAM REID (1568203) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ925 C8-F of No 640 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Sterkrade.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

06-Oct

METCALFE, HERBERT (1695795) age: 24 RAFVR

AC1

Neither the unit on which he was serving nor the circumstances of his death have yet been ascertained.  He is buried in Dely Ibrahim War Cemetery

06-Oct

ARMSTRONG, LESLIE IRWIN (J/6646) age: 30 RCAF

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Oxford I, DF330 of No 11 (P) AFU, which crashed at Cranage.  He is buried in Chester (Blacon) Cemetery

06-Oct

FIELD, RONALD WILLIAM (1319729) age: 21 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Blenheim V, AZ946 of No 12 (P) AFU, which collided with Lancaster, NG198 near Spittlegate.  He is buried in Heston (St Leonard) Churchyard

06-Oct

MARCOUX, JOSEPH JACQUES GERARD (R/207375) age: 21 RCAF

LAC

He was serving with No 127 Wing and was killed by an anti-personnel bomb dropped during a raid on his station.  He is buried in Groesbeek Canadian War Cemetery

06-Oct

RESTELL, JAMES EDWIN (1316661) age: 22 RAFVR

WO

He was killed whilst flying in Anson I, W2632 of No 4 AGS, which collided with Anson, EF806 of No 62 OTU and crashed at Higham Dykes, Northumberland.  He is buried in Portsmouth (Kingston) Cemetery

06-Oct

TRANMER, ERIC WILLIAM (1127997) age: Unknown RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Anson I, W2632 of No 4 AGS, which collided with Anson, EF806 of No 62 OTU and crashed at Higham Dykes, Northumberland.  He is buried in Whitehaven Cemetery

06-Oct

BRADFORD, RICHARD (163092) age: 20 RAFVR

Plt Off

He was killed/died whilst serving with No 5 ME ARC, but the exact circumstances have not yet been ascertained.  He is commemorated on the Alamein Memorial

06-Oct

KURPIEL, Franciszek(P.2145) age: 36 PAF

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Anson I, EF806 of No 62 OTU, which collided with Anson, W2632 near Ponteland whilst carrying out Beam Approach and AI training.  He is buried in Chevington Cemetery

06-Oct

COLLINS, RUSSELL THOMAS FREDERICK (J/45008) age: 21 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Anson I, EF806 of No 62 OTU, which collided with Anson, W2632 near Ponteland whilst carrying out Beam Approach and AI training.  He is buried in Harrogate (Stonefall) Cemetery

06-Oct

WOODWARD, VINCENT ARTHUR JAMES (1376995) age: 32 RAFVR

WO

He was killed whilst flying in Anson I, EF806 of No 62 OTU, which collided with Anson, W2632 near Ponteland whilst carrying out Beam Approach and AI training.  He is buried in Harrogate (Stonefall) Cemetery

06-Oct

STEPHENSON, FLORENT ANDRE HENRI (1670849) age: 21 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Anson I, EF806 of No 62 OTU, which collided with Anson, W2632 near Ponteland whilst carrying out Beam Approach and AI training.  He is buried in Morecambe and Heysham (Torrisholme) Cemetery

06-Oct

BORDELEAU, JOSEPH JACQUES BERNARD (R/204063) age: 20 RCAF

Cpl

He was killed whilst flying in was killed in a motor accident involving a truck. of No 64 Base, which .  He is buried in Harrogate (Stonefall) Cemetery

06-Oct

GILLINGHAM, WILLIAM BERNARD (1604320) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was possibly killed whilst flying in Ventura V, JS899 of No 75 OTU, which failed to return from a night navigation exercise.  He is commemorated on the Alamein Memorial.

06-Oct

MIZON, KENNETH JOHN (1604736) age: 21 RAFVR

Sgt

He was possibly killed whilst flying in Ventura V, JS899 of No 75 OTU, which failed to return from a night navigation exercise.  He is commemorated on the Alamein Memorial.

06-Oct

WILLIAMS, ROWLAND (2215929) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was possibly killed whilst flying in Ventura V, JS899 of No 75 OTU, which failed to return from a night navigation exercise.  He is commemorated on the Alamein Memorial.

06-Oct

TAGUE, FREDERICK MICHAEL (1342067) age: 22 RAFVR

Sgt

He was possibly killed whilst flying in Wellington X, LP307 of No 76 OTU, which flew into the ground near Hebron in Palestine whilst flying in cloud.  He is buried in Ramleh War Cemetery

06-Oct

JARRETT, RONALD (153218) age: 25 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was probably killed whilst flying in Beaufighter X, NE290 of No 79 OTU, which ditched in the sea during a training flight.  He is commemorated on the Alamein Memorial

06-Oct

WILKINSON, NORMAN (148564) age: 21 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was probably killed whilst flying in Beaufighter X, NE290 of No 79 OTU, which ditched in the sea during a training flight.  He is commemorated on the Alamein Memorial

06-Oct

JONES, ROBERT GWILYM (622578) age: Unknown RAF

Sgt

He had been serving at Alor Star but died in Japanese captivity whilst being held in a camp at Weijami, Ambon.  He is buried in Ambon War Cemetery

06-Oct

NORMAN, ROY SHAW (511191) age: 34 RAF

Flt Sgt

The unit in which he had been serving is currently unknown but he died in Japanese captivity whilst being held in a camp at Weijami, Ambon.  He is buried in Ambon War Cemetery

06-Oct

DOLBY, DAVID (744863) age: Unknown RAFVR

Cpl

The unit in which he had been serving is currently unknown but he died in Japanese captivity whilst being held in a camp at Weijami, Ambon.  He is buried in Ambon War Cemetery

06-Oct

BUDD, JOHN COMYNS (115859) age: 26 RAFVR

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in  of No RATG, which but the exact circumstances have not yet been ascertained.  He is commemorated on the Johannesburg (West Park) Cremation Memorial

06-Oct

HALDANE, WILLIAM HUNTER (621450) age: Unknown RAF

AC1

He had been serving at Seletar 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

06-Oct

CARTER, GEORGE WILLIAM (1635250) age: 40 RAFVR

AC1

He was serving in the UK and possibly died whilst being treated in the RAF Hospital, Ely, his death being registered in Ely.  He is buried in New Southgate Cemetery

06-Oct

CARTER, ALBERT EDWARD (1668381) age: 37 RAFVR

AC1

He was serving in the UK and possibly died whilst being treated in the RAF Hospital, Halton, his death being registered in Aylesbury.  He is buried in Birmingham (Yardley) Cemetery

06-Oct

DAVIES, JOSEPH HENRY (1069245) age: 35 RAFVR

AC1

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

06-Oct

JONES, ARTHUR GWYN (169021) age: 31 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was serving in the UK but the exact cause has yet to be ascertained, his death being registered in Northwich.  He is buried in Fishguard (Hermon) Baptist Burial Ground

06-Oct

BEYNON, RONALD (1685909) age: 21 RAFVR

Sgt

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

06-Oct

MITCHELL, LIONEL AMBROSE (1240589) age: Unknown RAFVR

LAC

He was serving in the UK and died at Stracathro Hospital, Angus, of Weil's Disease.  He is buried in Montrose (Sleepyhillock) Cemetery.

06-Oct

MORALEE, WILLIAM (506762) age: 36 RAF

Sgt

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 Stanley (St Thomas) Churchyard

06-Oct

BURKES, LESLIE CHARLES (2208021) age: 33 RAFVR

LAC

He was serving in the UK and died at Cambridge Military Hospital, Aldershot.  He is buried in Wallasey (Rake Lane) Cemetery.

06-Oct

ENGLISH, MARY ELIZABETH (2077213) age: 38 WAAF

LACW

She was serving in the UK but the exact cause has yet to be ascertained, her death being registered in Gloucester Rural.  She is buried in Risca (Danygraig) Cemetery

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