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Casualties - 14 October 1944


14-Oct

SORENSON, THEODORE (146152) age: 26 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LL909 PH-Y of No 12 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Nederweert War Cemetery

14-Oct

GARTRELL, HAROLD SPENCER (J39011) age: 29 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LL909 PH-Y of No 12 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Nederweert War Cemetery

14-Oct

FERNIE, CRAWFORD (3020425) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LL909 PH-Y of No 12 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Nederweert War Cemetery

14-Oct

SMITH, D R (1896917) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LL909 PH-Y of No 12 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Venray War Cemetery

14-Oct

WATTS, HENRY JAMES (153578) age: 22 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, NF928 PH-S of No 12 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

14-Oct

CLEARWATER, ROY LLOYD (J/16865) age: 32 RCAF

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, NF928 PH-S of No 12 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

14-Oct

CLARK, ROBERT (1564949) age: 22 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, NF928 PH-S of No 12 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

14-Oct

PRICE, ALLAN SELWYN (1273886) age: Unknown RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, NF928 PH-S of No 12 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

14-Oct

BERRY, WILLIAM ARTHUR (1868459) age: 24 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, NF928 PH-S of No 12 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

14-Oct

WALTON, GEORGE FEARNLEY (1448762) age: 36 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, NF928 PH-S of No 12 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

14-Oct

WOLSEY, RICHARD (1402906) age: 23 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, NF928 PH-S of No 12 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

14-Oct

BUIST, DENIS FREDERICK (573687) age: 23 RAF

Flt Sgt

He was probably killed whilst flying in Beaufighter VIF, V8455 of No 89 Sqn, which overturned at Chittagong after abandoning take off.  He is buried in Chittagong War Cemetery

14-Oct

BROWN, RONALD (154592) age: 21 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, HK599 KO-K of No 115 Sqn, which was shot down by flak during a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

14-Oct

FORD, HARRY THOMAS (154079) age: Unknown RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, HK599 KO-K of No 115 Sqn, which was shot down by flak during a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

14-Oct

LOUGHNAN, JUSTIN FRANCIS (18119) age: 25 RAAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, HK599 KO-K of No 115 Sqn, which was shot down by flak during a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

14-Oct

EAYRES, RAYMOND (1590859) age: 19 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, HK599 KO-K of No 115 Sqn, which was shot down by flak during a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

14-Oct

HAMILTON, ROBERT (1566443) age: 21 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, HK599 KO-K of No 115 Sqn, which was shot down by flak during a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

14-Oct

HUGHES, PETER HERBERT FREDERICK (1894389) age: 19 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, HK599 KO-K of No 115 Sqn, which was shot down by flak during a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

14-Oct

HAMILTON, DALE MCGOWAN (J/95155) age: 19 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ND805 A4-J of No 115 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

14-Oct

PRICE, DAVID MAYSON (J/25375) age: 23 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ND805 A4-J of No 115 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Duisburg.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

14-Oct

REDDEN, CLYDE GEORGE (J/35732) age: 21 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ND805 A4-J of No 115 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Duisburg.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

14-Oct

BRUNNING, JOSEPH CHARLES (185379) age: 34 RAFVR

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ND805 A4-J of No 115 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Duisburg.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

14-Oct

HAGGIS, DOUGLAS STEWART (J/95154) age: 20 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ND805 A4-J of No 115 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Duisburg.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

14-Oct

JACKSON, WALTER WALTON (134514) age: 31 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Mosquito XX, KB162 of No 139 Sqn, which crashed out of control on take off from Warboys for a raid to Cologne following an engine failure.  He is buried in Cambridge City Cemetery

14-Oct

TAYLOR, NORMAN (113834) age: 29 RAFVR

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Mosquito XX, KB162 of No 139 Sqn, which crashed out of control on take off from Warboys for a raid to Cologne following an engine failure.  He is buried in Little Coates (St  Michael) Churchyard

14-Oct

BELLAMY, GLENN CRAWFORD (J/37834) age: 26 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, NG190 P4-T of No 153 Sqn, which crashed into the River Rhine during a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

14-Oct

BROUILLETTE, JOSEPH ROSS EUGENE (J/36348) age: 22 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, NG190 P4-T of No 153 Sqn, which crashed into the River Rhine during a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

14-Oct

LINDSAY, JAMES (J/19994) age: 22 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, NG190 P4-T of No 153 Sqn, which crashed into the River Rhine during a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

14-Oct

PICARD, ALFRED ALEXANDER (J/37732) age: 21 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, NG190 P4-T of No 153 Sqn, which crashed into the River Rhine during a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

14-Oct

GREENE, WILLIAM (R/224448) age: 19 RCAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, NG190 P4-T of No 153 Sqn, which crashed into the River Rhine during a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

14-Oct

ALLANSON, THOMAS (1590136) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, NG190 P4-T of No 153 Sqn, which crashed into the River Rhine during a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

14-Oct

SCAMMELL, ARTHUR (1853075) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, NG190 P4-T of No 153 Sqn, which crashed into the River Rhine during a raid to Duisburg.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

14-Oct

KERFOOT, ALBERT HENRY (1473056) age: Unknown RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB297 P4-B of No 153 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

14-Oct

LAMMAS, ROBERT CHARLES ERNEST (1581207) age: Unknown RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB297 P4-B of No 153 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

14-Oct

DRAPER, CORNELIUS GEORGE (184671) age: 30 RAFVR

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB297 P4-B of No 153 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

14-Oct

LAWRENCE, NEVILLE (1818865) age: 19 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB297 P4-B of No 153 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

14-Oct

PANTHER, ARNOLD JOHN PORTER (1880849) age: 19 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB297 P4-B of No 153 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

14-Oct

WATKINSON, DENNIS ROBERT GORDON (1863421) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB297 P4-B of No 153 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

14-Oct

WILKINSON, CECIL (1684691) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, JB297 P4-B of No 153 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

14-Oct

LAMBERT, EDWARD ROGER (J/35772) age: 21 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, PD224 AS-K2 of No 166 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

14-Oct

McNEILL, ANDREW (J/25785) age: 22 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, PD224 AS-K2 of No 166 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

14-Oct

SCHAFF, LEONARD (R/213524) age: 21 RCAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, PD224 AS-K2 of No 166 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

14-Oct

ANGLES, WILLIAM GEORGE (1893084) age: 29 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, PD224 AS-K2 of No 166 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

14-Oct

HARPER, SIDNEY SUTHERLAND (1594534) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, PD224 AS-K2 of No 166 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

14-Oct

ROBERTS, BRYN EVANS (J/36862) age: Unknown RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, PD224 AS-K2 of No 166 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

14-Oct

POWELL, JOSEPH WILLIAM (418323) age: 20 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, PD224 AS-K2 of No 166 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

14-Oct

FIEST, LOUIS WILLIAM (574429) age: 21 RAF

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Liberator VI, EW280 'T' of No 178 Sqn, which crashed in flames near Ujdombovar during a raid on marshalling yards at Szekesfehervar.  He is buried in Budapest War Cemetery.

14-Oct

CHAMBERS, JOSEPH ROBERT (1597429) age: 28 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Liberator VI, EW280 'T' of No 178 Sqn, which crashed in flames near Ujdombovar during a raid on marshalling yards at Szekesfehervar.  He is buried in Budapest War Cemetery.

14-Oct

GERRARD, JOSEPH (1000145) age: 25 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Liberator VI, EW280 'T' of No 178 Sqn, which crashed in flames near Ujdombovar during a raid on marshalling yards at Szekesfehervar.  He is buried in Budapest War Cemetery.

14-Oct

HUGHES, ROBERT HENRY (913416) age: 25 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Liberator VI, EW280 'T' of No 178 Sqn, which crashed in flames near Ujdombovar during a raid on marshalling yards at Szekesfehervar.  He is buried in Budapest War Cemetery.

14-Oct

JIBSON, JAMES HENRY PRINCE (545369) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Liberator VI, EW280 'T' of No 178 Sqn, which crashed in flames near Ujdombovar during a raid on marshalling yards at Szekesfehervar.  He is buried in Budapest War Cemetery.

14-Oct

MOLYNEUX, NORMAN BUCKLEY (1819004) age: 19 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Liberator VI, EW280 'T' of No 178 Sqn, which crashed in flames near Ujdombovar during a raid on marshalling yards at Szekesfehervar.  He is buried in Budapest War Cemetery.

14-Oct

ROBINSON, JOHN JAMES (1795398) age: 21 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Liberator VI, EW280 'T' of No 178 Sqn, which crashed in flames near Ujdombovar during a raid on marshalling yards at Szekesfehervar.  He is buried in Budapest War Cemetery.

14-Oct

BARDSLEY, KEITH WARREN (423040) age: 22 RAAF

WO

He was killed whilst flying in Liberator VI, EW280 'T' of No 178 Sqn, which crashed in flames near Ujdombovar during a raid on marshalling yards at Szekesfehervar.  He is buried in Budapest War Cemetery.

14-Oct

FRANCIS, THOMAS ERNEST (1315130) age: 24 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was probably killed whilst flying in Wellington XIII, NB779 of No 179 Sqn, which failed to return from a patrol.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

14-Oct

GEEN, REDVERS JAMES (1586055) age: 20 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was probably killed whilst flying in Wellington XIII, NB779 of No 179 Sqn, which failed to return from a patrol.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

14-Oct

KAY, DENNIS GEORGE THOMAS (1585189) age: Unknown RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was probably killed whilst flying in Wellington XIII, NB779 of No 179 Sqn, which failed to return from a patrol.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

14-Oct

LAWRENCE, LEONARD ALBERT (1395618) age: 21 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was probably killed whilst flying in Wellington XIII, NB779 of No 179 Sqn, which failed to return from a patrol.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

14-Oct

PYATT, KENNETH NORMAN (1339891) age: Unknown RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was probably killed whilst flying in Wellington XIII, NB779 of No 179 Sqn, which failed to return from a patrol.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

14-Oct

BROWN, RONALD DAVID (184178) age: 28 RAFVR

Plt Off

He was probably killed whilst flying in Wellington XIII, NB779 of No 179 Sqn, which failed to return from a patrol.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

14-Oct

HARVEY, JACK HENRY CHARLES (1585463) age: 26 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Beaufighter VI, ? 'O' of No 211 Sqn, which failed to return from an attack on rail targets.  He is buried in Taukkyan War Cemetery

14-Oct

HIPPERSON, HAROLD HERBERT MATHAM (1436658) age: 33 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Beaufighter VI, ? 'O' of No 211 Sqn, which failed to return from an attack on rail targets.  He is buried in Taukkyan War Cemetery

14-Oct

HOLLERAN, JOHN (946913) age: Unknown RAFVR

LAC

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

14-Oct

SLATER, GEORGE HENRY REID (1282087) age: 30 RAFVR

AC1

He had been serving with No 242 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

14-Oct

PHILPOTT, LAURENCE JOHN (163004) age: 21 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was probably killed whilst flying in either Kittyhawk IV, FT923 or FT926 of No 250 Sqn, which failed to return from an attack on gun positions near Forli.  He is buried in Forli War Cemetery

14-Oct

BARR, ALEXANDER (J/26504) age: 24 RCAF Fg Off He was killed whilst flying in Typhoon IB, MN769 'B' of No 263 Sqn, which collided with R8923 of the same unit near Oostburg.  He is buried in Bergen-op-Zoom Canadian War Cemetery

14-Oct

EVANS, DAVID FREDERICK (102145) age: 24 RAFVR

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Typhoon IB, R8923 'U' of No 263 Sqn, which collided with MN769 of the same unit near Oostburg.  He is buried in Baarle-Nassau Roman Catholic Churchyard

14-Oct

SWINIARSKI, Henryk (P.2429) age: 23 PAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, NF959 BH-R of No 300 Sqn, which exploded after being hit by flak as it approached the AP on a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

14-Oct

OSUCHOWSKI, Zbigniew (P.0266) age: 35 PAF

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, NF959 BH-R of No 300 Sqn, which exploded after being hit by flak as it approached the AP on a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

14-Oct

MARONA, Czeslaw Marian (P.780079) age: 32 PAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, NF959 BH-R of No 300 Sqn, which exploded after being hit by flak as it approached the AP on a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

14-Oct

SWIECICKI-STECKI, Stanislaw (P.703444) age: 31 PAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, NF959 BH-R of No 300 Sqn, which exploded after being hit by flak as it approached the AP on a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

14-Oct

PERUN, Jozef (P.783189) age: 26 PAF

WO

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, NF959 BH-R of No 300 Sqn, which exploded after being hit by flak as it approached the AP on a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

14-Oct

SARACHMAN, Stanislaw (P.793177) age: 27 PAF

WO

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, NF959 BH-R of No 300 Sqn, which exploded after being hit by flak as it approached the AP on a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

14-Oct

THERREAULT, JULES NAPOLEON ROBERT (J/35009) age: 26 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, KB800 VR-C of No 419 Sqn, which exploded after being hit by flak as it approached the AP on a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

14-Oct

ADAMS, GEORGE (187726) age: 19 RAFVR

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, KB800 VR-C of No 419 Sqn, which exploded after being hit by flak as it approached the AP on a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

14-Oct

BOWEN, ROBERT HENRY (J/92364) age: 24 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, KB800 VR-C of No 419 Sqn, which exploded after being hit by flak as it approached the AP on a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

14-Oct

LE VASSEUR, LUCIEN CHARLES (J/90129) age: 24 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, KB800 VR-C of No 419 Sqn, which exploded after being hit by flak as it approached the AP on a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

14-Oct

MANWELL, ROBERT GORDON (J/92365) age: 19 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, KB800 VR-C of No 419 Sqn, which exploded after being hit by flak as it approached the AP on a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

14-Oct

SIGAL, HAROLD (J/95156) age: 27 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, KB800 VR-C of No 419 Sqn, which exploded after being hit by flak as it approached the AP on a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

14-Oct

BUTLER, DELL ALFRED (J/36829) age: 22 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ674 of No 425 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

14-Oct

CRABTREE, CHARLES MAURICE (J/85152) age: 23 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ674 of No 425 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

14-Oct

EADE, FRANCIS HARVEY (C/95153) age: 22 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ674 of No 425 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

14-Oct

HOGG, LEONARD HUNTER (J/95085) age: 21 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ674 of No 425 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

14-Oct

BATTY, ARCHIVE ERDUN (J/21182) age: 29 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster X, KB780 NA-T of No 428 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

14-Oct

JANNEY, WILLIAM HAROLD (J/25852) age: 29 RCAF

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster X, KB780 NA-T of No 428 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

14-Oct

HARRISON, FRANCIS ARTHUR (J/88062) age: 27 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster X, KB780 NA-T of No 428 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

14-Oct

JONES, PAUL REVIER(J/92064) age: 21 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster X, KB780 NA-T of No 428 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

14-Oct

McFEETORS, ALBERT SYDNEY (J/88901) age: 30 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster X, KB780 NA-T of No 428 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

14-Oct

KILLNER, WALTER HENRY (422660) age: 35 RNZAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster X, KB780 NA-T of No 428 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

14-Oct

BROTHERHOOD, LEONARD (1835172) age: 32 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster X, KB780 NA-T of No 428 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

14-Oct

EWING, WILLIAM ROBERT (J/38699) age: 24 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ920 WL-C of No 434 Sqn, which crashed near the airfield whilst trying to reach Church Lawford due to a fire burning through the main spar en-route to a raid on Duisburg.  He is buried in Chester (Blacon) Cemetery

14-Oct

WOOD, DONALD ZACHARY TAYLOR (C/1771) age: 26 RCAF

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ920 WL-C of No 434 Sqn, which crashed near the airfield whilst trying to reach Church Lawford due to a fire burning through the main spar en-route to a raid on Duisburg.  He is buried in Chester (Blacon) Cemetery

14-Oct

WARD, DONALD MCLEOD WILLIAM (J/92137) age: 21 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ920 WL-C of No 434 Sqn, which crashed near the airfield whilst trying to reach Church Lawford due to a fire burning through the main spar en-route to a raid on Duisburg.  He is buried in Chester (Blacon) Cemetery

14-Oct

PARSONS, OWEN (R/110593) age: 24 RCAF

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ920 WL-C of No 434 Sqn, which crashed near the airfield whilst trying to reach Church Lawford due to a fire burning through the main spar en-route to a raid on Duisburg.  He is buried in Chester (Blacon) Cemetery

14-Oct

GRANT, GEOFFREY DAVIES (2221017) age: 21 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ920 WL-C of No 434 Sqn, which crashed near the airfield whilst trying to reach Church Lawford due to a fire burning through the main spar en-route to a raid on Duisburg.  He is buried in Mountain Ash (Maesyrarian) Cemetery

14-Oct

BROOKER, PHILIP LEONARD (1600214) age: 36 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, NG133 BQ-F2 of No 550 Sqn, which exploded after being hit by flak, crashing at Baerl during on a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

14-Oct

VENESS, RAYMOND FRANK (1602081) age: Unknown RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, NG133 BQ-F2 of No 550 Sqn, which exploded after being hit by flak, crashing at Baerl during on a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

14-Oct

BROWN, JOHN WILLIAM (J/92163) age: 22 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, NG133 BQ-F2 of No 550 Sqn, which exploded after being hit by flak, crashing at Baerl during on a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

14-Oct

NETTLETON, KENNETH WILLIAM (1876635) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, NG133 BQ-F2 of No 550 Sqn, which exploded after being hit by flak, crashing at Baerl during on a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

14-Oct

SALTON, KENNETH RONALD (1826128) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, NG133 BQ-F2 of No 550 Sqn, which exploded after being hit by flak, crashing at Baerl during on a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

14-Oct

SOPER, ALBERT PERCY (1171961) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, NG133 BQ-F2 of No 550 Sqn, which exploded after being hit by flak, crashing at Baerl during on a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

14-Oct

BLACK, HENRY (153665) age: Unknown RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, PD319 BQ-G of No 550 Sqn, which crashed near the target during on a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Venray War Cemetery

14-Oct

DODDS, HARRY (152259) age: 21 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, PD319 BQ-G of No 550 Sqn, which crashed near the target during on a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Venray War Cemetery

14-Oct

WHITE, DOUGLAS JOHN KENNETH (169611) age: Unknown RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, PD319 BQ-G of No 550 Sqn, which crashed near the target during on a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Venray War Cemetery

14-Oct

BECKINGHAM, CLARENCE WALTER (422381) age: 20 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, PD319 BQ-G of No 550 Sqn, which crashed near the target during on a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Venray War Cemetery

14-Oct

BROWN, ARTHUR REGINALD (182555) age: Unknown RAFVR

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, PD319 BQ-G of No 550 Sqn, which crashed near the target during on a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Venray War Cemetery

14-Oct

LAIDLAW, ALBERT (3021455) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, PD319 BQ-G of No 550 Sqn, which crashed near the target during on a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Venray War Cemetery

14-Oct

LEWIS, HAROLD (3005380) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, PD319 BQ-G of No 550 Sqn, which crashed near the target during on a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Venray War Cemetery

14-Oct

CROOKS, ROBERT LESLIE (J/87377) age: 21 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Beaufighter VI, KW114 of No 600 Sqn, which crashed in the Po Valley whilst on patrol.  He is buried in Padua War Cemetery

14-Oct

CHARLES, ROBERT (1562672) age: 23 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Beaufighter VI, KW114 of No 600 Sqn, which crashed in the Po Valley whilst on patrol.  He is buried in Padua War Cemetery

14-Oct

HANNAH, LLOYD ALBERT (J/87007) age: 26 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LL956 OF-S of No 625 Sqn, which crashed near Louth in Lincolnshire four minutes after taking off from Kelstern for a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Harrogate (Stonefall) Cemetery

14-Oct

BENNETT, LLOYD DOUGLAS (R/188356) age: 26 RCAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LL956 OF-S of No 625 Sqn, which crashed near Louth in Lincolnshire four minutes after taking off from Kelstern for a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Harrogate (Stonefall) Cemetery

14-Oct

BLAKE, RONALD ERNEST (162660) age: Unknown RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, NE163 UM-T2 of No 626 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

14-Oct

CULSHAW, THURSTON (J/36932) age: 22 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, NE163 UM-T2 of No 626 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

14-Oct

MacMILLAN, JOHN MERVYN (J/36883) age: 20 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, NE163 UM-T2 of No 626 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

14-Oct

ALDUS, REGINALD MAJOR (45274) age: 29 RAF

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, NE163 UM-T2 of No 626 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

14-Oct

JEFFERIES, HENRY (1408444) age: 30 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, NE163 UM-T2 of No 626 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

14-Oct

MARKS, JOSEPH (1581483) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, NE163 UM-T2 of No 626 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

14-Oct

SHEPPARD, VERNON (2211335) age: 29 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, NE163 UM-T2 of No 626 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Duisburg.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

14-Oct

BRAY, SIDNEY ALFRED (SID) (1441452) age: 23 RAFVR

LAC

He was killed whilst serving with No 2827 Sqn RAF Regiment, but the circumstances of his death have not yet been ascertained, however his death was registered at Oxford.  He is buried in Walthamstow (Queen's Road) Cemetery

14-Oct

CHIDGEY, MAURICE IVOR (750058) age: 25 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst serving with No 3 SAAF but the exact circumstances have not yet been ascertained.  He is buried in Bari War Cemetery

14-Oct

WAUGH, WILLIAM (1355604) age: 36 RAFVR

Cpl

He was killed/died whilst serving with No 337 AMES, but the exact circumstances have not yet been ascertained.  He is buried in Ramleh War Cemetery

14-Oct

CHESHER, CYRIL GEORGE (701547) age: 26 RAFVR

Sgt

A clerk, he was killed whilst flying as a passenger in a B24 of the 451st Bomb Group, USAAF en-route from Marcainese, which crashed near Bari.  He is buried in Bari War Cemetery

14-Oct

BEDDOW, WILLIAM WHITTINGHAM (R/199311) age: 21 RCAF

LAC

He was serving with No 6430 SE and was killed in a motor accident when he was hit by a truck.  He is buried in Groesbeek Canadian War Cemetery

14-Oct

GARDENER, HENRY CHARLES (911836) age: 28 RAFVR

AC1

He had been serving at AHQ FE 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

14-Oct

HILLAM, JOSEPH ROBSON LUMSDEN (1020682) age: 36 RAFVR

AC1

He had been serving at AHQ FE 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

14-Oct

McALLEN, RONALD FREDERICK (1479575) age: Unknown RAFVR

LAC

He was possibly killed whilst flying in Warwick II, HG342 of the Centaurus Flight, which crashed on a test flight from RAF Filton.  He is buried in Humberstone (St Mary) Churchyard

14-Oct

CROZIER, LEONARD AUBREY (141472) age: 26 RAFVR

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Warwick II, HG342 of the Centaurus Flight, which crashed on a test flight from RAF Filton.  He is buried in South Benfleet (St Mary) Churchyard

14-Oct

WATSON, HERBERT MANASSEY (714721) age: 20 RAFVR

AC2

He was possibly killed whilst flying in Warwick II, HG342 of the Centaurus Flight, which crashed on a test flight from RAF Filton.  He is buried in Cadder Cemetery

14-Oct

SAUZIER, MAURICE EMILE (153215) age: 24 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was possibly killed whilst flying in Spitfire Vc, EE716 of the 57 OTU, which was lost on this date.  He is buried in Chevington Cemetery.

14-Oct

HARRIS, WILLIAM FERGUS (1571969) age: 24 RAFVR

AC2

He was possibly killed whilst flying in Warwick II, HG342 of the Centaurus Flight, which crashed on a test flight from RAF Filton.  He is buried in Kilmanagh Church of Ireland Churchyard

14-Oct

HAMILTON, WILLIAM CAMPBELL (873206) age: 37 AuxAF

LAC

He was possibly killed whilst flying in Warwick II, HG342 of the Centaurus Flight, which crashed on a test flight from RAF Filton.  He is buried in Muirkirk Cemetery

14-Oct

GRAYDON, J (1017880) age: 33 RAFVR

LAC

He was possibly killed whilst flying in Warwick II, HG342 of the Centaurus Flight, which crashed on a test flight from RAF Filton.  He was cremated at Bradford Crematorium

14-Oct

WEED, DOUGLAS SIDNEY (186263) age: 22 RAFVR

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, X3546 of the CGS, which collided with Spitfire, EP409, also from the CGS over Hull.  He is buried in Earls Barton Cemetery

14-Oct

WALKER, ARTHUR JAMES (140904) age: 24 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington III, X3546 of the CGS, which collided with Spitfire, EP409, also from the CGS over Hull.  He is buried in Rugby (Whinfield) Cemetery

14-Oct

SHAW, JOHN KIRKWOOD (123245) age: 23 RAFVR

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Spitfire, EP409 of the CGS, which collided with Wellington III, X3546, also from the CGS over Hull.  He is buried in Seacroft (St James) Churchyard Extension.

14-Oct

EVANS, RICHARD EDWARD (636319) age: 26 RAF

LAC

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

14-Oct

MESSER, HENRY CHARLES (648503) age: 24 RAF

LAC

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

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