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Casualties - 5 - 6 November 1944


05-Nov

HARLEY, HARRY KENNETH (437415) age: 21 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, LW716 ZA-Z of No 10 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Bochum.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

05-Nov

HARRIS, DONALD KEITH (428112) age: 20 RNZAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, LW716 ZA-Z of No 10 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Bochum.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

05-Nov

BROWN, JAMES (3020057) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, LW716 ZA-Z of No 10 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Bochum.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

05-Nov

SILSON, JAMES ALFRED (1473492) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, LW716 ZA-Z of No 10 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Bochum.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

05-Nov

TOASE, GEORGE ROYSTON (1567182) age: 21 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, LW716 ZA-Z of No 10 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Bochum.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

05-Nov

MARTIN, OWEN HARWOOD (1377847) age: 22 RAFVR

WO

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, LW716 ZA-Z of No 10 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Bochum.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

05-Nov

CATO, HUGH ORM(424147) age: 21 RAAF

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, NF916 LS-Z of No 15 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Solingen.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

05-Nov

HANCE, JOHN DONALD (424409) age: 23 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, NF916 LS-Z of No 15 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Solingen.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

05-Nov

PRIDDLE, TERENCE JACK (1610620) age: 22 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, NF916 LS-Z of No 15 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Solingen.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

05-Nov

LEE, DAVID THOMAS (419688) age: 25 RAAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, NF916 LS-Z of No 15 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Solingen.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

05-Nov

HENDERSON, WILLIAM (1592158) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, NF916 LS-Z of No 15 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Solingen.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

05-Nov

KNOX, KENNETH FREDERICK (2209802) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, NF916 LS-Z of No 15 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Solingen.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

05-Nov

HOUNSOME, HARRY (1443135) age: 25 RAFVR

WO

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, NF916 LS-Z of No 15 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Solingen.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

05-Nov

McKAY, ROY (1394706) age: 23 RAFVR

WO

He was killed whilst flying in Beaufighter XI, NV322 of No 27 Sqn, which dived into the ground near Chittagong after suffering a bird strike during a transit flight.  He is buried in Chittagong War Cemetery.

05-Nov

BANFIELD, JOHN (658803) age: 26 RAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Beaufighter XI, NV322 of No 27 Sqn, which dived into the ground near Chittagong after suffering a bird strike during a transit flight.  He is buried in Chittagong War Cemetery.

05-Nov

STONE, ERNEST ROY (648704) age: 24 RAF

LAC

He was killed whilst flying in Beaufighter XI, NV322 of No 27 Sqn, which dived into the ground near Chittagong after suffering a bird strike during a transit flight.  He is buried in Chittagong War Cemetery.

05-Nov

HORNABROOK, ROYDON SARGOOD (400876) age: 35 RAAF

WO

He had been serving with No 36 Sqn but was wounded and captured in January 1942.  He died whilst being held in a camp in Thailand.  He is buried in Kanchanaburi War Cemetery

05-Nov

GODDARD, ANTHONY HENRY JOHN (1602239) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was serving with No 51 Sqn, but the exact circumstances have not yet been ascertained.  He is buried in Lille Southern Cemetery

05-Nov

MILLER, ALEXANDER STUART (410130) age: 24 RAAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Tempest V, EJ718 'B' of No 56 Sqn, which Abandoned near Venlo on 5 Nov 1944.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

05-Nov

MORRIS, HARRY (625407) age: 24 RAF

AC1

He had been serving with No 63 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-Nov

COLE, DOUGLAS NEVILLE(1600897) age: 22 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, LL577 MP-M of No 76 Sqn, which came down near Jalhay during a raid to Bochum.  He is buried in Hotton War Cemetery

05-Nov

PLUMLEY, DOUGLAS WILLIAM (1332775) age: 22 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, LL577 MP-M of No 76 Sqn, which came down near Jalhay during a raid to Bochum.  He is buried in Hotton War Cemetery

05-Nov

CRADDOCK, THOMAS FINBAR (1867543) age: 23 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, LL577 MP-M of No 76 Sqn, which came down near Jalhay during a raid to Bochum.  He is buried in Hotton War Cemetery

05-Nov

DAY, WALTER FREDERICK (3005518) age: 19 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, LL577 MP-M of No 76 Sqn, which came down near Jalhay during a raid to Bochum.  He is buried in Hotton War Cemetery

05-Nov

DODGSON, DAVID JAMES (1479658) age: 21 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, LL577 MP-M of No 76 Sqn, which came down near Jalhay during a raid to Bochum.  He is buried in Hotton War Cemetery

05-Nov

FITTON, EDMOND (3040322) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, LL577 MP-M of No 76 Sqn, which came down near Jalhay during a raid to Bochum.  He is buried in Hotton War Cemetery

05-Nov

GOUDIE, ERNEST ALBERT (1563229) age: 31 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, LL577 MP-M of No 76 Sqn, which came down near Jalhay during a raid to Bochum.  He is buried in Hotton War Cemetery

05-Nov

THOMPSON, JOHN LIONEL (179541) age: 22 RAFVR

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, LW648 MP-Q of No 76 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Bochum.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

05-Nov

McKEE, JEFFREY HODGSON (2200086) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, LW648 MP-Q of No 76 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Bochum.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

05-Nov

YOUNG, JEFFREY (1620463) age: 19 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, LW648 MP-Q of No 76 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Bochum.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

05-Nov

CAMERON, ANTHONY CARLYLE(415923) age: 21 RAAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ772 DY-Q of No 102 Sqn, which came down near Laurensberg during a raid to Bochum.  He is buried in Hotton War Cemetery

05-Nov

BOLTON, ERIC (157916) age: 21 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ772 DY-Q of No 102 Sqn, which came down near Laurensberg during a raid to Bochum.  He is buried in Hotton War Cemetery

05-Nov

HUDSON, ROBERT FREDERICK (156283) age: 27 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ772 DY-Q of No 102 Sqn, which came down near Laurensberg during a raid to Bochum.  He is buried in Hotton War Cemetery

05-Nov

FROBISHER, MARTIN PETER (153321) age: 21 RAFVR

Flying Officer

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ772 DY-Q of No 102 Sqn, which came down near Laurensberg during a raid to Bochum.  He is buried in Hotton War Cemetery

05-Nov

JONES, THOMAS (3010723) age: 19 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ772 DY-Q of No 102 Sqn, which came down near Laurensberg during a raid to Bochum.  He is buried in Hotton War Cemetery

05-Nov

WILBY, JACK MADELEY (1595172) age: 19 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ772 DY-Q of No 102 Sqn, which came down near Laurensberg during a raid to Bochum.  He is buried in Hotton War Cemetery

05-Nov

SWART, EDWARD CORNELIUS MARTIN (1486325) age:  RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ772 DY-Q of No 102 Sqn, which came down near Laurensberg during a raid to Bochum.  He is buried in Overloon War Cemetery

05-Nov

GENTRY, CHARLES WALTER (1386480) age: 25 RAFVR

WO

He was killed whilst flying in Spitfire VIII, ? of No 155 Sqn, which failed to return from an interception of a raid on Palel.  He is commemorated on the Singapore Memorial

05-Nov

WILSON, JOSEPH RAYMOND (150146) age: 24 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ME835 AS-T of No 166 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Bochum.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

05-Nov

BOOTH, NORMAN ROBERT (1549743) age: 37 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ME835 AS-T of No 166 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Bochum.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

05-Nov

BOWRING, ERIC (1622424) age: Unknown RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ME835 AS-T of No 166 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Bochum.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

05-Nov

BULL, KENNETH FREDERICK (1398341) age: Unknown RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ME835 AS-T of No 166 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Bochum.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

05-Nov

CHAPMAN, DAVID (1805624) age: 22 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ME835 AS-T of No 166 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Bochum.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

05-Nov

CROOKS, JOHN HODGSON (1687739) age: 22 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ME835 AS-T of No 166 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Bochum.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

05-Nov

FENTON, JOHN ALAN (1861579) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, ME835 AS-T of No 166 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Bochum.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

05-Nov

CHALLINOR, GEORGE(2220400) age: 22 RAFVR

Sgt

He died from injuries sustained whilst flying in Lancaster I, NF986 AS-P of No 166 Sqn, which crashed into trees near Croxley in its return from a raid to Bochum.  He is buried in Pontesbury (St George) Church Cemetery

05-Nov

LOUCH, FRANCIS WILLIAM (549446) age: 24 RAF

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Liberator VI, KH243 of No 178 Sqn, which was shot down by fighters during a supply dropping mission to partisans.  He is buried in Belgrade War Cemetery

05-Nov

MATTHEWS, IVOR (529628) age: 26 RAF

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Liberator VI, KH243 of No 178 Sqn, which was shot down by fighters during a supply dropping mission to partisans.  He is buried in Belgrade War Cemetery

05-Nov

ATHORN, STANLEY (2202890) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Liberator VI, KH243 of No 178 Sqn, which was shot down by fighters during a supply dropping mission to partisans.  He is buried in Belgrade War Cemetery

05-Nov

BOGIE, WILLIAM GREIG E(1370143) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Liberator VI, KH243 of No 178 Sqn, which was shot down by fighters during a supply dropping mission to partisans.  He is buried in Belgrade War Cemetery

05-Nov

DAVIE, STANLEY RICHARD (1803355) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Liberator VI, KH243 of No 178 Sqn, which was shot down by fighters during a supply dropping mission to partisans.  He is buried in Belgrade War Cemetery

05-Nov

O'KANE, GERARD JOSEPH (1597880) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Liberator VI, KH243 of No 178 Sqn, which was shot down by fighters during a supply dropping mission to partisans.  He is buried in Belgrade War Cemetery

05-Nov

STEWART, DEREK GEORGE(418578) age: 31 RAAF

WO

He was killed whilst flying in Liberator VI, KH243 of No 178 Sqn, which was shot down by fighters during a supply dropping mission to partisans.  He is buried in Belgrade War Cemetery

05-Nov

ALLAN, JAMES LLEWELLYN (J/19586) age: 23 RCAF

Fg Off

He died from wounds sustained whilst flying in Typhoon IB, MN702 'F' of No 198 Sqn, which was hit by flak and crashed in a forced landing near Zuid Beveland on 3 Nov 1944.  He is buried in Schoonselhof Cemetery

05-Nov

GIFFARD, CYRIL (639616) age: 40 RAF

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

05-Nov

SCOTT, KENNETH SAMUEL (625001) age: 20 RAF

LAC

He had been serving with No 211 Sqn but died in Japanese captivity whilst being held in a camp at Muna.  He is buried in Ambon War Cemetery

05-Nov

BASSETT, SIDNEY LESLIE (1201789) age: 31 RAFVR

Sgt

He was serving with No 243 Sqn, but the exact circumstances have not yet been ascertained.  He is buried in Florence War Cemetery

05-Nov

LELONG, H FFAF () age: unknown

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, NA121 H7-D of No 346 Sqn, which came down near Huckelhoven during a raid to Bochum.  He is buried in

05-Nov

VEGA, M FFAF () age: unknown

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, NA121 H7-D of No 346 Sqn, which came down near Huckelhoven during a raid to Bochum.  He is buried in

05-Nov

POLTHUAU, A FFAF () age: unknown

S-Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, NA121 H7-D of No 346 Sqn, which came down near Huckelhoven during a raid to Bochum.  He is buried in

05-Nov

DABADIE, E FFAF () age: unknown

Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, NA121 H7-D of No 346 Sqn, which came down near Huckelhoven during a raid to Bochum.  He is buried in Huckelhoven

05-Nov

GUISE, R FFAF () age: unknown

 

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, NA121 H7-D of No 346 Sqn, which came down near Huckelhoven during a raid to Bochum.  He is buried in Huckelhoven

05-Nov

CHABROUD, J FFAF () age:  FFAF

Adc

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, NA546 H7-G of No 346 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Bochum.  He is buried in Dortmund Hauptfriedhof

05-Nov

HYENNE, A FFAF () age:  FFAF

Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, NA546 H7-G of No 346 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Bochum.  He is buried in Dortmund Hauptfriedhof

05-Nov

LAHERRERE, J FFAF () age:  FFAF

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, NA546 H7-G of No 346 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Bochum.  He is buried in Dortmund Hauptfriedhof

05-Nov

MARTIN, H FFAF () age:  FFAF

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, NA546 H7-G of No 346 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Bochum.  He is buried in Dortmund Hauptfriedhof

05-Nov

MAXERAT, L FFAF () age:  FFAF

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, NA546 H7-G of No 346 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Bochum.  He is buried in Dortmund Hauptfriedhof

05-Nov

REYNAL, J FFAF () age:  FFAF

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, NA546 H7-G of No 346 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Bochum.  He is buried in Dortmund Hauptfriedhof

05-Nov

ROCA, G FFAF () age:  FFAF

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, NA546 H7-G of No 346 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Bochum.  He is buried in Dortmund Hauptfriedhof

05-Nov

BERAUD, A FFAF () age: unknown

Cne

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, NA549 H7-N of No 346 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter near Stommeln during a raid to Bochum.  He is buried in

05-Nov

CLOAREC, J FFAF () age: unknown

 

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, NA549 H7-N of No 346 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter near Stommeln during a raid to Bochum.  He is buried in

05-Nov

RAFFIN, P FFAF () age: unknown

Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, NA549 H7-N of No 346 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter near Stommeln during a raid to Bochum.  He is buried in Stommeln

05-Nov

VALETTE, P FFAF () age: unknown

Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, NA549 H7-N of No 346 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter near Stommeln during a raid to Bochum.  He is buried in Stommeln

05-Nov

BELLON, FFAF () age: unknown

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, NA549 H7-N of No 346 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter near Stommeln during a raid to Bochum.  He is buried in Stommeln

05-Nov

IMART, P FFAF () age: unknown

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, NA549 H7-N of No 346 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter near Stommeln during a raid to Bochum.  He is buried in Stommeln

05-Nov

MANFROY, J FFAF () age: unknown

 

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, NA549 H7-N of No 346 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter near Stommeln during a raid to Bochum.  He is buried in Stommeln

05-Nov

VLES, J FFAF () age: unknown

Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, NA558 H7- of No 346 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter near Wermelskirchen as it left the target area during a raid to Bochum.  He is buried in Wermelskirchen

05-Nov

BEAUVOIT, N, FFAF () age: unknown

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, NA558 H7- of No 346 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter near Wermelskirchen as it left the target area during a raid to Bochum.  He is buried in Wermelskirchen

05-Nov

LIMACHER, R FFAF () age: unknown

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, NA558 H7- of No 346 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter near Wermelskirchen as it left the target area during a raid to Bochum.  He is buried in Wermelskirchen

05-Nov

LAMBERT, J FFAF () age: unknown

S-Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, NA558 H7- of No 346 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter near Wermelskirchen as it left the target area during a raid to Bochum.  He is buried in Wermelskirchen

05-Nov

BARON, R FFAF () age: unknown

Cne

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, NR181 H7-J of No 346 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter near Norf during a raid to Bochum.  He is buried in Norf

05-Nov

BOURELLY, L FFAF () age: unknown

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, NR181 H7-J of No 346 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter near Norf during a raid to Bochum.  He is buried in Norf

05-Nov

CORMIER, C FFAF () age: unknown

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, NR181 H7-J of No 346 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter near Norf during a raid to Bochum.  He is buried in Norf

05-Nov

DAGAN, H FFAF () age: unknown

 

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, NR181 H7-J of No 346 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter near Norf during a raid to Bochum.  He is buried in Norf

05-Nov

VIGERON, G FFAF () age: unknown

 

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, NR181 H7-J of No 346 Sqn, which was shot down by a night fighter near Norf during a raid to Bochum.  He is buried in Norf

05-Nov

FLATT, ALFRED LEONARD (J/87863) age: 23 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ896 QB-Q of No 424 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Bochum.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

05-Nov

CHAPMAN, ANTONY DUTTON (J/24548) age: 28 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ896 QB-Q of No 424 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Bochum.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

05-Nov

LOVING, LESLIE ROWLAND BOND (J/16130) age: 23 RCAF

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ896 QB-Q of No 424 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Bochum.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

05-Nov

DAVIDSON, WALTER CECIL (179853) age: Unknown RAFVR

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ896 QB-Q of No 424 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Bochum.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

05-Nov

McGARRITY, BERNARD (191924) age: 21 RAFVR

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ896 QB-Q of No 424 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Bochum.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

05-Nov

DURKIN, JAMES PATRICK (J/88078) age: 20 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ896 QB-Q of No 424 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Bochum.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

05-Nov

RUNNING, GILMER ARNOLD (J/87797) age: 29 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ896 QB-Q of No 424 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Bochum.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

05-Nov

CROSSLEY, ERNEST (185784) age: Unknown RAFVR

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster X, KB782 NA-H of No 428 Sqn, which crashed near Dusseldorf on 2/3 Nov 1944 and was captured.  Following a raid on the town in which he was being held he was taken outside, where he was attacked by a local crowd and then shot by his escorts.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

05-Nov

DORRELL, MATTHEW (C/90844) age: 21 RCAF

Plt Off

He was captured whilst flying in Lancaster X, KB782 NA-H of No 428 Sqn, which crashed near Dusseldorf on 2/3 Nov 1944.  Following a raid on the town in which he was being held he was taken outside, where he was attacked by a local crowd and then shot by his escorts.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

05-Nov

LUPINSKY, JACK (J/95174) age: 23 RCAF

Plt Off

He was captured whilst flying in Lancaster X, KB782 NA-H of No 428 Sqn, which crashed near Dusseldorf on 2/3 Nov 1944.  Following a raid on the town in which he was being held he was taken outside, where he was attacked by a local crowd and then shot by his escorts.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

05-Nov

SAMUEL, ALLAN GILCHRIST (J/92425) age: 20 RCAF

Plt Off

He was captured whilst flying in Lancaster X, KB782 NA-H of No 428 Sqn, which crashed near Dusseldorf on 2/3 Nov 1944.  Following a raid on the town in which he was being held he was taken outside, where he was attacked by a local crowd and then shot by his escorts.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

05-Nov

COUSINS, ANTHONY YOUNG (424737) age: 20 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was serving with No 450 Sqn, but the exact circumstances have not yet been ascertained.  He is buried in Ravenna War Cemetery

05-Nov

McLAY, JOHN STIRLING (434647) age: 20 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, NR132 HD-Z of No 466 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Bochum.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

05-Nov

RYDER, EDWARD MAXWELL (436485) age: 22 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, NR132 HD-Z of No 466 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Bochum.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

05-Nov

TOLHURST, HOWARD JEFFREY (433279) age: 20 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, NR132 HD-Z of No 466 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Bochum.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

05-Nov

McCASKER, EVERED AUSTIN (425408) age: 23 RAAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, NR132 HD-Z of No 466 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Bochum.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

05-Nov

CAFFREY, FRANCIS (1892512) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, NR132 HD-Z of No 466 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Bochum.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

05-Nov

STOPHER, ROBERT DOUGLAS (415695) age: 26 RAAF

WO

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, NR132 HD-Z of No 466 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Bochum.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

05-Nov

POULDEN, KENNETH ALBERT (576967) age: 21 RAF

Sgt

He was probably killed whilst flying in Spitfire IX, PT583 of No 601 Sqn, which dived into the ground near Pesaro during a dive bombing practice.  He is commemorated on the Malta Memorial

05-Nov

REDFERN, BENJAMIN (141847) age: Unknown RAFVR

Fg Off

He was probably killed whilst flying in B-25C, MA957 of No 684 Sqn, which came down in the Bay of Bengal during an ASR patrol.  He is commemorated on the Singapore Memorial

05-Nov

ROBISON, NEIL (109915) age: Unknown RAF

Flt Lt

He was probably killed whilst flying in B-25C, MA957 of No 684 Sqn, which came down in the Bay of Bengal during an ASR patrol.  He is commemorated on the Singapore Memorial

05-Nov

SUTCLIFFE, DESMOND JAMES (123501) age: 22 RAFVR

Flt Lt

He was probably killed whilst flying in B-25C, MA957 of No 684 Sqn, which came down in the Bay of Bengal during an ASR patrol.  He is commemorated on the Singapore Memorial

05-Nov

BURY, RONALD STANCLIFFE(1522216) age: 22 RAFVR

LAC

He was probably killed whilst flying in B-25C, MA957 of No 684 Sqn, which came down in the Bay of Bengal during an ASR patrol.  He is commemorated on the Singapore Memorial

05-Nov

LONGSTAFF, ERIC ARMSTRONG (989930) age: 38 RAFVR

AC1

He had been serving with No 151 MU but died in Japanese captivity whilst being held in a camp at Muna.  He is buried in Ambon War Cemetery

05-Nov

BIBB, NEVILLE URBANE(154627) age: 21 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EH977 'Z' of No 1660 HCU, which crashed on Bassingham Fen near Lincoln during a night conversion course.  He is buried in Cambridge City Cemetery

05-Nov

GERATHY, KEVIN JAMES (420873) age: 21 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EH977 'Z' of No 1660 HCU, which crashed on Bassingham Fen near Lincoln during a night conversion course.  He is buried in Cambridge City Cemetery

05-Nov

CHALMERS, ROBERT JAMES (428296) age: 20 RAAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EH977 'Z' of No 1660 HCU, which crashed on Bassingham Fen near Lincoln during a night conversion course.  He is buried in Cambridge City Cemetery

05-Nov

TELFORD, WALTER BARTON (2212933) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EH977 'Z' of No 1660 HCU, which crashed on Bassingham Fen near Lincoln during a night conversion course.  He is buried in Manchester (Philips Park) Cemetery

05-Nov

RAND, MICHAEL ARTHUR (1880956) age: 19 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EH977 'Z' of No 1660 HCU, which crashed on Bassingham Fen near Lincoln during a night conversion course.  He is buried in Morden Cemetery

05-Nov

WEEDON, SIDNEY FREDERICK (1604605) age: 35 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EH977 'Z' of No 1660 HCU, which crashed on Bassingham Fen near Lincoln during a night conversion course.  He is buried in Reading (Henley Road) Cemetery

05-Nov

WHALLEY, WILFRED FITTON (2218734) age: 23 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EH977 'Z' of No 1660 HCU, which crashed on Bassingham Fen near Lincoln during a night conversion course.  He is buried in Thurlby (St Germain) Churchyard

05-Nov

MOUNTAIN, WILLIAM OSCAR (1030134) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed/died whilst serving with No 5137 BD Sqn, but the exact circumstances have not yet been ascertained.  He is buried in Bergen-op-Zoom Canadian War Cemetery

05-Nov

GROAKE, JOSEPH MICHAEL (1106391) age: 30 RAFVR

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

05-Nov

HARDING, JANET (432875) age: Unknown WAAF

Sgt

She was serving in the UK but the exact cause has yet to be ascertained, her death being registered in Romford.  She is buried in Dagenham (Chadwell Heath) Cemetery

05-Nov

BOORMAN, CECIL EDMUND (1621292) age: 46 RAFVR

Cpl

He was serving in the UK and possibly died whilst being treated in the RAF Hospital, Uxbridge, his death being registered in Uxbridge.  He is buried in Newdigate (St Peter) Churchyard

05-Nov

WALKER, RONALD (1593535) age: 22 RAFVR

Sgt

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

05-Nov

TATUM, GEORGE FREDERICK (1640582) age: 44 RAFVR

AC1

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

05-Nov

ALSEY, REGINALD ERNEST (1453689) age: 22 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 Dartford (East Hill) Cemetery

05-Nov

CRANSWICK, ERNEST (1457413) age: 40 RAFVR

served as HEWBY

LAC

He was serving in the UK and died in Ballochmyle Hospital from Paralytic Ileus (5 days) and a Perforated Duodenal Ulcer (10 days).  He is buried in Maybole Cemetery.

05-Nov

CAWTHORNE, LEWIS CHARLES LIVERSEDGE(238520) age: 45 RAF

Cpl

He was serving in the RAF Spilsby but the exact cause has yet to be ascertained, however, he probably died in the RAF Hospital at Cosford as his death was registered in Wenlock.  He is buried in Hull Northern Cemetery.

06-Nov

HORNING, FREDERICK ARTHUR (J/36835) age: 23 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM628 VN-M of No 50 Sqn, which came down near Heerde during a raid to Gravenhorst.  He is buried in Heerde General Cemetery

06-Nov

RENNIE, ROBERT EDWARD (J/25818) age: 23 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM628 VN-M of No 50 Sqn, which came down near Heerde during a raid to Gravenhorst.  He is buried in Heerde General Cemetery

06-Nov

TERRIS, GEORGE THOMPSON GILBERT (J/36306) age: 23 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM628 VN-M of No 50 Sqn, which came down near Heerde during a raid to Gravenhorst.  He is buried in Heerde General Cemetery

06-Nov

COOK, MICHAEL ARTHUR (R/263352) age: 21 RCAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM628 VN-M of No 50 Sqn, which came down near Heerde during a raid to Gravenhorst.  He is buried in Heerde General Cemetery

06-Nov

DOWLING, RALPH ANDREW (R/270087) age: 19 RCAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM628 VN-M of No 50 Sqn, which came down near Heerde during a raid to Gravenhorst.  He is buried in Heerde General Cemetery

06-Nov

DUNKELMAN, GEORGE AMOS (J/95289) age: 21 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM628 VN-M of No 50 Sqn, which came down near Heerde during a raid to Gravenhorst.  He is buried in Heerde General Cemetery

06-Nov

DARBY, WILLIAM (1737140) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM628 VN-M of No 50 Sqn, which came down near Heerde during a raid to Gravenhorst.  He is buried in Heerde General Cemetery

06-Nov

COOPER, JOSEPH ARTHUR GORDON (26756) age: 28 RAAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM624 DX-A of No 57 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Gravenhorst.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

06-Nov

DRAYSEY, LLOYD (417817) age: 30 RAAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM624 DX-A of No 57 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Gravenhorst.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

06-Nov

BROWN, BRUCE HAROLD (429645) age: 20 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM624 DX-A of No 57 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Gravenhorst.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

06-Nov

HESFORD, BRIAN (427118) age: 21 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM624 DX-A of No 57 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Gravenhorst.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

06-Nov

BEACH, ALFRED KENNETH (907053) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM624 DX-A of No 57 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Gravenhorst.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

06-Nov

SAVILLE, GERALD (1593727) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM624 DX-A of No 57 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Gravenhorst.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

06-Nov

SLOANE, FREDERICK JOHN (3005474) age: 19 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM624 DX-A of No 57 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid to Gravenhorst.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

06-Nov

BRIGNELL, CYRIL (1393046) age: 23 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, PB725 QR-E of No 61 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Gravenhorst.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

06-Nov

TALBOT, JOHN EDWARD (1060663) age: 33 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, PB725 QR-E of No 61 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Gravenhorst.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

06-Nov

BATE, ARTHUR JOHN (J/36280) age: 21 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, PB692 SR-K2 of No 101 Sqn, which came down near Wanne-Eickel during a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Nov

LEEDS, PHIL (J/36315) age: 27 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, PB692 SR-K2 of No 101 Sqn, which came down near Wanne-Eickel during a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Nov

MOORE, WALTER NORMAN (J/26395) age: 28 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, PB692 SR-K2 of No 101 Sqn, which came down near Wanne-Eickel during a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Nov

HAMILTON, IAN MACCALLUM (J/95271) age: 20 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, PB692 SR-K2 of No 101 Sqn, which came down near Wanne-Eickel during a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Nov

MAINPRIZE, HAROLD KESTER (J/95352) age: 20 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, PB692 SR-K2 of No 101 Sqn, which came down near Wanne-Eickel during a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Nov

MEADOWS, STANLEY ALLEN (517497) age: 30 RAF

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, PB692 SR-K2 of No 101 Sqn, which came down near Wanne-Eickel during a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Nov

DALTON, GEORGE ARTHUR (1114763) age: 23 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, PB692 SR-K2 of No 101 Sqn, which came down near Wanne-Eickel during a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Nov

NEALE, CONRAD DENIS (182745) age: 24 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LL953 ZN-O of No 106 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Gravenhorst.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Nov

HARDY, WALTER (1323620) age: 23 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LL953 ZN-O of No 106 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Gravenhorst.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Nov

HILDER, SYDNEY NAPIER (1520932) age: 22 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LL953 ZN-O of No 106 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Gravenhorst.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Nov

ARMSTRONG, ROBERT LIONEL (1674487) age: 22 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LL953 ZN-O of No 106 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Gravenhorst.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Nov

CLYDE, WILLIAM (1798065) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LL953 ZN-O of No 106 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Gravenhorst.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Nov

CROLL, JAMES MACGREGOR (1825824) age: 21 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LL953 ZN-O of No 106 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Gravenhorst.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Nov

McINTYRE, WILLIAM MEIKLE(1785330) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LL953 ZN-O of No 106 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Gravenhorst.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Nov

DEEBLE, ROBERT JAMES (181078) age: 22 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Mustang III, FB320 of No 112 Sqn, which failed to return from a sweep to Zagreb.  He is buried in Belgrade War Cemetery

06-Nov

KEITH-THOMAS, ANTHONY (150348) age: 20 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Scotland? of No 122 Sqn, which but the exact circumstances have not yet been ascertained.  He was cremated at Mortlake Crematorium

06-Nov

SHILLITOE, JOHN BURTON (69479) age: Unknown RAFVR

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Spitfire IX, PT649 of No 127 Sqn, which lost a wing after being hit by flak whilst it was attacking a train near Zwolle.  He is buried in Ermelo (Nunspeet) New General Cemetery

06-Nov

COPPERWAITE, DERRICK (143107) age: 20 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Mosquito XVI, NS563 of No 140 Sqn, which was attacked by an enemy aircraft.  His pilot was Wg Cdr F S Dobell (later A/Cdre).  He is buried in Uden (Odiliapeel) Roman Catholic Cemetery

06-Nov

CHAPMAN, KENNETH LOUIS (J/26001) age: 24 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Liberator VI, KH100 'V' of No 178 Sqn, which failed to return from a special duties operation.  He is buried in Belgrade War Cemetery

06-Nov

COX, OWEN JONES (J/24717) age: 22 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Liberator VI, KH100 'V' of No 178 Sqn, which failed to return from a special duties operation.  He is buried in Belgrade War Cemetery

06-Nov

DENOVAN, AMOS EDWIN BOTSFORD (J/25940) age: 21 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Liberator VI, KH100 'V' of No 178 Sqn, which failed to return from a special duties operation.  He is buried in Belgrade War Cemetery

06-Nov

BEARY, WILLIAM FRANCIS (1584477) age: 20 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Liberator VI, KH100 'V' of No 178 Sqn, which failed to return from a special duties operation.  He is buried in Belgrade War Cemetery

06-Nov

NORMAN, JOHN WARD (1085819) age: 24 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Liberator VI, KH100 'V' of No 178 Sqn, which failed to return from a special duties operation.  He is buried in Belgrade War Cemetery

06-Nov

PARRY, JOHN HUMPHREY (1669977) age: 19 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Liberator VI, KH100 'V' of No 178 Sqn, which failed to return from a special duties operation.  He is buried in Belgrade War Cemetery

06-Nov

CORCORAN, EVAN KENNETH (1836176) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Liberator VI, KH100 'V' of No 178 Sqn, which failed to return from a special duties operation.  He is buried in Belgrade War Cemetery

06-Nov

JAMES, RAYMOND FOOT OLIVER (3025339) age: 19 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Liberator VI, KH100 'V' of No 178 Sqn, which failed to return from a special duties operation.  He is buried in Belgrade War Cemetery

06-Nov

ADAMS, JOSEPH EDWARD (178513) age: 29 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ND555 EM-D of No 207 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Gravenhorst.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Nov

EWING, LESLIE ERNEST (1613477) age: 22 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ND555 EM-D of No 207 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Gravenhorst.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Nov

BIRCH, SIDNEY HAROLD (187731) age: 36 RAFVR

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ND555 EM-D of No 207 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Gravenhorst.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Nov

SUMMERS, KENNETH JAMES (188029) age: 30 RAFVR

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ND555 EM-D of No 207 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Gravenhorst.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Nov

WICKENS, T R (186429) age: 31 RAFVR

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ND555 EM-D of No 207 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Gravenhorst.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Nov

MACKINNON, KENNETH EWAN (1569752) age: 23 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ND555 EM-D of No 207 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Gravenhorst.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Nov

STEVENS, WILLIAM HARRY READ (1897046) age: 31 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, ND555 EM-D of No 207 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Gravenhorst.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Nov

JACKSON, JOHN MALCOLM SHAND (171668) age: 21 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Fortress III, HB788 BU-B of No 214 Sqn, which was lost whilst providing Jostle support to a raid on Gravenhorst.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Nov

BARTLETT, RODNEY CLAUDE(1850398) age: 26 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Fortress III, HB788 BU-B of No 214 Sqn, which was lost whilst providing Jostle support to a raid on Gravenhorst.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Nov

POLLARD, HERBERT CLARE(1109146) age: Unknown RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Fortress III, HB788 BU-B of No 214 Sqn, which was lost whilst providing Jostle support to a raid on Gravenhorst.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Nov

HARDIE, DAVID (184768) age: Unknown RAFVR

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Fortress III, HB788 BU-B of No 214 Sqn, which was lost whilst providing Jostle support to a raid on Gravenhorst.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Nov

HARDING, WILLIAM RALPH (184635) age: Unknown RAFVR

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Fortress III, HB788 BU-B of No 214 Sqn, which was lost whilst providing Jostle support to a raid on Gravenhorst.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Nov

FLETCHER, KENNETH JOSEPH (1880697) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Fortress III, HB788 BU-B of No 214 Sqn, which was lost whilst providing Jostle support to a raid on Gravenhorst.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Nov

KELLY, ERNEST GEORGE(1875358) age: 19 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Fortress III, HB788 BU-B of No 214 Sqn, which was lost whilst providing Jostle support to a raid on Gravenhorst.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Nov

MADGWICK, NORMAN VICTOR (1606117) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Fortress III, HB788 BU-B of No 214 Sqn, which was lost whilst providing Jostle support to a raid on Gravenhorst.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Nov

BRIGHT, KEITH MORTIMER (426496) age: 21 RAAF

WO

He was killed whilst flying in Fortress III, HB788 BU-B of No 214 Sqn, which was lost whilst providing Jostle support to a raid on Gravenhorst.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Nov

PICCIANO, RAYMOND DANIEL (R/140622) age: 21 RCAF

WO I

He was killed whilst flying in Fortress III, HB788 BU-B of No 214 Sqn, which was lost whilst providing Jostle support to a raid on Gravenhorst.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Nov

BROWN, LAWRENCE(981315) age: 25 RAFVR

LAC

He had been serving with No 258 Sqn but died in Japanese captivity on board the Maros Maru whilst being transported from Ambon to Java.  He is commemorated on the Singapore Memorial

06-Nov

MOCHNACKI, Zygmunt Jan (P.2106) age: 26 PAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Mosquito VI, PZ238 'D' of No 305 Sqn, which failed to return from a night intruder over Netherlands.  He is buried in Polish Field of Honour Cemetery, Lommel, Belgium

06-Nov

SZWARNOWIECKI, Zenon Ludwik (P.2273) age: 27 PAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Mosquito VI, PZ238 'D' of No 305 Sqn, which failed to return from a night intruder over Netherlands.  He is buried in Polish Field of Honour Cemetery, Lommel, Belgium

06-Nov

McARAN, TERENCE JOSEPH (J/95368) age: 23 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax, VII, NP815 QO-A of No 432 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Nov

STUTTLE, NORMAN EDWARD (J/95476) age: 24 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax, VII, NP815 QO-A of No 432 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Nov

SUNDERLAND, CECIL (1624631) age: 28 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, NF990 JO-Q of No 463 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Gravenhorst.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Nov

AUSTIN, JAMES (419452) age: 24 RAAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, NG191 JO-A of No 463 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Gravenhorst.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Nov

ELLENS, HERBERT VINCENT (424397) age: 21 RAAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, NG191 JO-A of No 463 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Gravenhorst.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Nov

RODGERS, STANLEY (153910) age: 22 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, NG191 JO-A of No 463 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Gravenhorst.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Nov

TONKS, KENNETH (1569087) age: 21 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, NG191 JO-A of No 463 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Gravenhorst.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Nov

BAGGALEY, JOSEPH (1492185) age: 21 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, NG191 JO-A of No 463 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Gravenhorst.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Nov

HOLMES, DENNIS AUBREY (1576329) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, NG191 JO-A of No 463 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Gravenhorst.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Nov

AMEYE, EMILE RENE LUCIEN MARIA (1424918) age: Unknown RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, NG191 JO-A of No 463 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Gravenhorst.  He is buried in The Maidenhead Register

06-Nov

BOWELL, PETER JOHN (422394) age: 23 RAAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, PD311 JO-O of No 463 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Gravenhorst.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Nov

BUTCHER, WALTER HARVEY JAMES (432749) age: 19 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, PD311 JO-O of No 463 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Gravenhorst.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Nov

DUTFIELD, IAN DAVID (433096) age: 19 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, PD311 JO-O of No 463 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Gravenhorst.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Nov

FORSTER, WILLIAM (1593433) age: 28 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, PD311 JO-O of No 463 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Gravenhorst.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Nov

PETERSEN, ERNEST ARTHUR (418873) age: 32 RAAF

WO

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, PD311 JO-O of No 463 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Gravenhorst.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Nov

PLUMB, WILLIAM (427348) age: 28 RAAF

WO

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, PD311 JO-O of No 463 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Gravenhorst.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Nov

WILLIAMS, JOHN ROBERT (421398) age: 24 RAAF

WO

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, PD311 JO-O of No 463 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Gravenhorst.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Nov

BONNER, KENNETH HARDING (171344) age: 29 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Mosquito VI, PZ217 of No 515 Sqn, which failed to return from a bomber support sortie  to the Nordholz/Stade area.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

06-Nov

COOPER, THOMAS NOEL (68807) age: 30 RAFVR

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Mosquito VI, PZ217 of No 515 Sqn, which failed to return from a bomber support sortie  to the Nordholz/Stade area.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

06-Nov

KENDREW, LESLIE(1593933) age: 19 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PB562 BQ-M of No 550 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Nov

KENNEDY, FALCONER MILNE(54250) age: 20 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PB562 BQ-M of No 550 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

06-Nov

McCARTHY, LEONARD JOHN THOMAS (177120) age: 23 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PB562 BQ-M of No 550 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

06-Nov

COLBOURN, FRANCIS LEMAN JESS(1437045) age: 30 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PB562 BQ-M of No 550 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

06-Nov

FARMER, THOMAS WILLIAM (1624880) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PB562 BQ-M of No 550 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

06-Nov

LOVETT, STUART JOHN (1604339) age: 21 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PB562 BQ-M of No 550 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

06-Nov

SHILCOCK, JAMES DOUGLAS (1896561) age: 37 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PB562 BQ-M of No 550 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

06-Nov

TANSLEY, MERVYN LAMBERT (1604944) age: 21 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Mosquito XX, KB364 6T-P of No 608 Sqn, which crashed at Bawdeswell near Norwich on its return from a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Fulham Palace Road Cemetery

06-Nov

McLEAN, JAMES (185130) age: 26 RAFVR

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Mosquito XX, KB364 6T-P of No 608 Sqn, which crashed at Bawdeswell near Norwich on its return from a raid to Gelsenkirchen.  He is buried in Tranent New Cemetery

06-Nov

TEMPLETON, REX BERNARD (428079) age: 25 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM742 PG-S of No 619 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Gravenhorst.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Nov

NORRIS, ALICK CLEM (1589308) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM742 PG-S of No 619 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Gravenhorst.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Nov

WOOD, EDWARD FREDERICK (1816621) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, LM742 PG-S of No 619 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Gravenhorst.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

06-Nov

HOGG, ROBERT JOHN (2211120) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, NN723 PG-J of No 619 Sqn, which came down in the North Sea during a raid to Gravenhorst.  He is buried in Ameland (Nes) General Cemetery

06-Nov

HARRISON, JAMES ARTHUR (1582271) age: 23 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, NN723 PG-J of No 619 Sqn, which came down in the North Sea during a raid to Gravenhorst.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

06-Nov

MORTON, CLIFFORD KEITH (1575470) age: 22 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, NN723 PG-J of No 619 Sqn, which came down in the North Sea during a raid to Gravenhorst.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

06-Nov

WEBSTER, JOHN LAYARD BUTLER (188178) age: 24 RAFVR

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, NN723 PG-J of No 619 Sqn, which came down in the North Sea during a raid to Gravenhorst.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

06-Nov

BICKNELL, EDWARD STANLEY (1893452) age: 21 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, NN723 PG-J of No 619 Sqn, which came down in the North Sea during a raid to Gravenhorst.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

06-Nov

BRODIE, BASIL HUBERT (1862111) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, NN723 PG-J of No 619 Sqn, which came down in the North Sea during a raid to Gravenhorst.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

06-Nov

KENNEDY, LESLIE(1784070) age: 21 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, NN723 PG-J of No 619 Sqn, which came down in the North Sea during a raid to Gravenhorst.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

06-Nov

LEAKE, ROSLYN DOWNS (424422) age: 21 RAAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, HK644 GI-D of No 622 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Koblenz.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

06-Nov

JONES, HAROLD FREDERICK (54704) age: Unknown RAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, HK644 GI-D of No 622 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Koblenz.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

06-Nov

HOY, ARTHUR (1670542) age: Unknown RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, HK644 GI-D of No 622 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Koblenz.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

06-Nov

ROBERTSON, JOHN DALY (1565047) age: Unknown RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, HK644 GI-D of No 622 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Koblenz.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

06-Nov

BELL, PETER EDWIN (1606089) age: 21 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, HK644 GI-D of No 622 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Koblenz.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

06-Nov

HAWKES, RONALD GEORGE(1876684) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, HK644 GI-D of No 622 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Koblenz.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

06-Nov

HUNTER, ROBERT (1826736) age: 31 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, HK644 GI-D of No 622 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Koblenz.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

06-Nov

O'DONNELL, TERENCE BRENDON (1652692) age: 22 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, HK644 GI-D of No 622 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Koblenz.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

06-Nov

GEE, EDITH (2083015) age: 23 WAAF

LACW

She was killed whilst serving with No 950 Sqn but the circumstances of her death have not yet been ascertained, her death being registered in Burnley.  She is buried in Burnley Cemetery

06-Nov

HAMER, HERBERT (1520724) age: 36 RAFVR

LAC

He was killed whilst serving with No 2807 Sqn RAF Regiment, but the circumstances of his death have not yet been ascertained, however his death was registered at Downham.  He is buried in Feltwell (St Nicholas) Churchyard

06-Nov

DAY, WILFRED FRANCIS (1424625) age: 22 RAFVR

LAC

He was killed whilst serving with No 2807 Sqn RAF Regiment, but the circumstances of his death have not yet been ascertained, however his death was registered at Downham.  He is buried in Gloucester Old Cemetery

06-Nov

TRUNCHION, ERNEST ARTHUR (1425372) age: 23 RAFVR

LAC

He was killed whilst serving with No 2839 Sqn RAF Regiment, but the circumstances of his death have not yet been ascertained, however his death was registered at Surrey M E.  He is buried in Croydon (Mitcham Road) Cemetery

06-Nov

WILLIAMS, GWYLIM MATTHEWS (842401) age: 39 RAF

LAC

He was killed/died whilst serving with No 5003 (Airfield Construction) Sqn but the circumstances of his death have not yet been ascertained, his death being registered at Scotland?.  He is buried in Teddington Cemetery

06-Nov

DURAN, CORNEY ANTHONY J. (207255V) age: Unknown SAAF

Lt

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

06-Nov

WILLIAMS, LESLIE ARTHUR (422082) age: 23 RNZAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Mosquito VI, HJ669 of No 13 OTU, which spun into the ground when it turned into the dead engine at low level following an engine failure.  He is buried in Oxford (Botley) Cemetery

06-Nov

RAFFAN, ROBERT CHALMERS (817171) age: 25 AuxAF

Flt Sgt

He was probably killed whilst flying in Mosquito II, DD734 of No 13 OTU, which was lost on a training exercise.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

06-Nov

DAVISON, HERBERT LEONARD (1681839) age: 22 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was probably killed whilst flying in Mosquito II, DD734 of No 13 OTU, which was lost on a training exercise.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

06-Nov

CHALLENGER, ALBERT EDWARD (80068) age: 30 RAF

Flt Lt

He was killed/died whilst serving with No 24 AOW, but the exact circumstances have not yet been ascertained.  He is buried in Bulawayo (Athlone) Cemetery

06-Nov

GAVAN, CLARENCE GORDON (J/23836) age: Unknown RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Spitfire, ? of No 53 OTU, which crashed and burst into flames near Grimsby during a training flight.  He is buried in Harrogate (Stonefall) Cemetery

06-Nov

MAYES , COLIN WALTER (409565) age: 30 RAAF

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Mosquito I, W4066 of No 8 (C) OTU, which crashed near Coningsby following an engine fire during a high level PR training flight.  He is buried in Cambridge City Cemetery

06-Nov

SMITH, MATTHEW (1548735) age: 20 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Mosquito I, W4066 of No 8 (C) OTU, which crashed near Coningsby following an engine fire during a high level PR training flight.  He is buried in Stanley New Cemetery

06-Nov

COWEN, STANLEY (972302) age: 25 RAFVR

Cpl

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

06-Nov

MASKELL, ARTHUR SIDNEY (1641253) age: 39 RAFVR

AC2

He was serving in the UK but the exact cause has yet to be ascertained, his death being registered in Brentwood.  He is buried in/or was cremated at the City of London Cemetery and Crematorium, Manor Park

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