Air of Authority - A History of RAF Organisation


Home Page

Main Menu

Quick Menu

Members' Area

What New?

About this site

Reunions

Help Needed?

Glossary

Bibliography

Sign Guest Book

View Guest Book

Link to Amazon

Online Store

Contact Me


Casualties - 21 - 22 November 1944


21-Nov

HAYWARD, HUGH WALTER (152993) age: 22 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PB300 EA-K of No 49 Sqn, which was lost on a raid against the Mittland Canal at Gravenhorst.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

21-Nov

VERRIER, ALFRED REGINALD (155333) age: 21 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PB300 EA-K of No 49 Sqn, which was lost on a raid against the Mittland Canal at Gravenhorst.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

21-Nov

TELFORD, PHILLIP (1592342) age: Unknown RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PB300 EA-K of No 49 Sqn, which was lost on a raid against the Mittland Canal at Gravenhorst.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

21-Nov

BISHOP, ALFRED WILLIAM (178508) age: 24 RAFVR

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PB300 EA-K of No 49 Sqn, which was lost on a raid against the Mittland Canal at Gravenhorst.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

21-Nov

KELLY, PHILIP (130515) age: 34 RAFVR

Sqn Ldr

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PB300 EA-K of No 49 Sqn, which was lost on a raid against the Mittland Canal at Gravenhorst.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

21-Nov

WOODING, FREDERICK ARTHUR (160618) age: 24 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PB300 EA-K of No 49 Sqn, which was lost on a raid against the Mittland Canal at Gravenhorst.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

21-Nov

MAUL, EDWIN CHARLES (179277) age: 22 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PB354 EA-G of No 49 Sqn, which was lost on a raid against the Mittland Canal at Gravenhorst.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

21-Nov

JACKSON, ARTHUR LESLIE(1324269) age: 22 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PB354 EA-G of No 49 Sqn, which was lost on a raid against the Mittland Canal at Gravenhorst.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

21-Nov

WILLIAMS, IVOR GORDON (188534) age: 22 RAFVR

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PB354 EA-G of No 49 Sqn, which was lost on a raid against the Mittland Canal at Gravenhorst.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

21-Nov

BATTYE, EDMUND (1593800) age: 19 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PB354 EA-G of No 49 Sqn, which was lost on a raid against the Mittland Canal at Gravenhorst.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

21-Nov

BOLTON, SIDNEY DAVID (1890153) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PB354 EA-G of No 49 Sqn, which was lost on a raid against the Mittland Canal at Gravenhorst.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

21-Nov

COOPER, WILLIAM (1489922) age: 22 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PB354 EA-G of No 49 Sqn, which was lost on a raid against the Mittland Canal at Gravenhorst.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

21-Nov

HOUGHTON, JOHN (2205576) age: 19 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PB354 EA-G of No 49 Sqn, which was lost on a raid against the Mittland Canal at Gravenhorst.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

21-Nov

CHAPMAN, GORDON LAWRENCE(110639) age: 27 RAFVR

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, NR129 MH-M of No 51 Sqn, which collided with Halifax III, NA557 HT-L of No 346 Sqn Halifax over Thynes during a raid to Sterkrade.  He is buried in Leopoldsburg War Cemetery

21-Nov

LEWIS, NEVILLE ERNEST (429464) age: 20 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, NR129 MH-M of No 51 Sqn, which collided with Halifax III, NA557 HT-L of No 346 Sqn Halifax over Thynes during a raid to Sterkrade.  He is buried in Leopoldsburg War Cemetery

21-Nov

COCKBAINE, MICHAEL WILLIAM (1600118) age: 21 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, NR129 MH-M of No 51 Sqn, which collided with Halifax III, NA557 HT-L of No 346 Sqn Halifax over Thynes during a raid to Sterkrade.  He is buried in Leopoldsburg War Cemetery

21-Nov

CLARK, JOHN DAVID (1853346) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, NR129 MH-M of No 51 Sqn, which collided with Halifax III, NA557 HT-L of No 346 Sqn Halifax over Thynes during a raid to Sterkrade.  He is buried in Leopoldsburg War Cemetery

21-Nov

WALLIS, EDWIN VALENTINE(1802513) age: 40 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, NR129 MH-M of No 51 Sqn, which collided with Halifax III, NA557 HT-L of No 346 Sqn Halifax over Thynes during a raid to Sterkrade.  He is buried in Leopoldsburg War Cemetery

21-Nov

PORTER, WILLIAM ALFRED (427544) age: 32 RAAF

WO

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, NR129 MH-M of No 51 Sqn, which collided with Halifax III, NA557 HT-L of No 346 Sqn Halifax over Thynes during a raid to Sterkrade.  He is buried in Leopoldsburg War Cemetery

21-Nov

CARTER, LESLIE ERNEST (107281) age: 34 RAFVR

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, NR129 MH-M of No 51 Sqn, which collided with Halifax III, NA557 HT-L of No 346 Sqn Halifax over Thynes during a raid to Sterkrade.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

21-Nov

PATTERSON, JAMES RALPH (1604306) age: 28 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was possibly killed whilst flying in Wellington XIII, HZ759 of No 69 Sqn, which dived into the ground in daylight at the beginning of a night training exercise.  He is buried in Heverlee War Cemetery

21-Nov

KAIN, WILLIAM EDWARD (1420740) age: 22 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington XIII, HZ759 of No 69 Sqn, which dived into the ground in daylight at the beginning of a night training exercise.  He is buried in Heverlee War Cemetery

21-Nov

MOYES, ROBERT (1827081) age: 19 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington XIII, HZ759 of No 69 Sqn, which dived into the ground in daylight at the beginning of a night training exercise.  He is buried in Heverlee War Cemetery

21-Nov

CROKER, JOHN NEWPORT (1395236) age: 20 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington XIII, HZ759 of No 69 Sqn, which dived into the ground in daylight at the beginning of a night training exercise.  He is buried in Heverlee War Cemetery

21-Nov

GRIE, LEONARD CHARLES (1324000) age: Unknown RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington XIII, HZ759 of No 69 Sqn, which dived into the ground in daylight at the beginning of a night training exercise.  He is buried in Heverlee War Cemetery

21-Nov

BATEMAN, PETER DAUBENY (424720) age: 21 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington XIII, HZ759 of No 69 Sqn, which dived into the ground in daylight at the beginning of a night training exercise.  He is buried in Heverlee War Cemetery

21-Nov

ELLIOTT, THOMAS ISAAC (421364) age: 24 RNZAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, NN745 AA-A of No 75 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a Gardening sortie to Oslo Fjord.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

21-Nov

MARTYN, LESLIE ARTHUR (417082) age: 32 RNZAF

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, NN745 AA-A of No 75 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a Gardening sortie to Oslo Fjord.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

21-Nov

CRABTREE, JOHN CALVERLEY (1493180) age: 35 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, NN745 AA-A of No 75 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a Gardening sortie to Oslo Fjord.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

21-Nov

DUNKERLEY, ALLAN ROY FRANK (423083) age: 33 RAAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, NN745 AA-A of No 75 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a Gardening sortie to Oslo Fjord.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

21-Nov

WRIGHT, ANDREW ROY (J/88789) age: 21 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, NN745 AA-A of No 75 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a Gardening sortie to Oslo Fjord.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

21-Nov

LINDSAY, GEORGE(1624589) age: 21 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, NN745 AA-A of No 75 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a Gardening sortie to Oslo Fjord.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

21-Nov

STARKEY, CHARLES RONALD (1863956) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, NN745 AA-A of No 75 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a Gardening sortie to Oslo Fjord.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

21-Nov

McCANNON, JAMES (184087) age: 23 RAFVR

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ810 EY-F of No 78 Sqn, which crashed and burst into flames after hitting a tree on the Spaldington range on its return from a raid to Sterkrade.  He is buried in Ahamplish Church of Ireland Churchyard

21-Nov

RICE, JAMES HEDLEY (185745) age: 34 RAFVR

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ810 EY-F of No 78 Sqn, which crashed and burst into flames after hitting a tree on the Spaldington range on its return from a raid to Sterkrade.  He is buried in Ashby-de-la-Zouch Cemetery

21-Nov

BUCHANAN, MALCOLM STJERNQVIST (414641) age: 31 RAAF

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ810 EY-F of No 78 Sqn, which crashed and burst into flames after hitting a tree on the Spaldington range on its return from a raid to Sterkrade.  He is buried in Harrogate (Stonefall) Cemetery

21-Nov

ROBERTSON, WILBERT JAMES (J/20244) age: 25 RCAF

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ810 EY-F of No 78 Sqn, which crashed and burst into flames after hitting a tree on the Spaldington range on its return from a raid to Sterkrade.  He is buried in Harrogate (Stonefall) Cemetery

21-Nov

WELSH, LAWRENCE ALBERT (J/87795) age: 20 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ810 EY-F of No 78 Sqn, which crashed and burst into flames after hitting a tree on the Spaldington range on its return from a raid to Sterkrade.  He is buried in Harrogate (Stonefall) Cemetery

21-Nov

REDDINGTON, JAMES VINCENT (187488) age: 19 RAFVR

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ810 EY-F of No 78 Sqn, which crashed and burst into flames after hitting a tree on the Spaldington range on its return from a raid to Sterkrade.  He is buried in Huddersfield (Edgerton) Cemetery

21-Nov

BARRON, ROBERT JAMES (1822881) age: 27 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ810 EY-F of No 78 Sqn, which crashed and burst into flames after hitting a tree on the Spaldington range on its return from a raid to Sterkrade.  He is buried in Insch New Cemetery

21-Nov

CARTER, LESLIE THOMAS (1866694) age: 19 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Mosquito VI, HR198 'D' of No 107 Sqn, which failed to return from a sortie near Venlo.  He is buried in Leopoldsburg War Cemetery

21-Nov

COHEN, SAMUEL (J/16097) age: 23 RCAF

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Mosquito VI, HR198 'D' of No 107 Sqn, which failed to return from a sortie near Venlo.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

21-Nov

HARDING, ROSS NORMAN (423286) age: 21 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Spitfire VIII, MT777 of No 145 Sqn, which was destroyed by its own bomb blast during an attack on enemy positions near Faenza.  He is buried in Ancona War Cemetery

21-Nov

KIDGELL, JAMES IAN (410499) age: 23 RAAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling IV, LK276 of No 190 Sqn, which crashed near Great Dunmow whilst waiting to drop the towing cable during a night glider towing sortie.  It is possible that it was shot down by an enemy intruder.  He is buried in Brookwood Military Cemetery

21-Nov

BRAIN, WILLIAM WALTER D'ARCY (42365) age: 26 RNZAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling IV, LK276 of No 190 Sqn, which crashed near Great Dunmow whilst waiting to drop the towing cable during a night glider towing sortie.  It is possible that it was shot down by an enemy intruder.  He is buried in Brookwood Military Cemetery

21-Nov

REID, ARTHUR GEORGE(1800613) age: 33 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling IV, LK276 of No 190 Sqn, which crashed near Great Dunmow whilst waiting to drop the towing cable during a night glider towing sortie.  It is possible that it was shot down by an enemy intruder.  He is buried in Brookwood Military Cemetery

21-Nov

HOLT, HUGH (2209061) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling IV, LK276 of No 190 Sqn, which crashed near Great Dunmow whilst waiting to drop the towing cable during a night glider towing sortie.  It is possible that it was shot down by an enemy intruder.  He is buried in Burnley Cemetery

21-Nov

WOODS, ERNEST DOUGLAS (176742) age: 26 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling IV, LK276 of No 190 Sqn, which crashed near Great Dunmow whilst waiting to drop the towing cable during a night glider towing sortie.  It is possible that it was shot down by an enemy intruder.  He is buried in Chapeltown (or Burncross) Cemetery

21-Nov

PAYNE, RONALD DAVID (1391069) age: 21 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling IV, LK276 of No 190 Sqn, which crashed near Great Dunmow whilst waiting to drop the towing cable during a night glider towing sortie.  It is possible that it was shot down by an enemy intruder.  He is buried in Lewisham (Hither Green) Cemetery

21-Nov

DAUNCEY, REGINALD MATTHEW (1431216) age: 23 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling IV, LK276 of No 190 Sqn, which crashed near Great Dunmow whilst waiting to drop the towing cable during a night glider towing sortie.  It is possible that it was shot down by an enemy intruder.  He is buried in Northwich Cemetery

21-Nov

BLOOMFIELD, ALEC PETER (1604008) age: 20 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ806 DT-R of No 192 Sqn, which was shot down on a raid to Frankfurt, he survived the crash but was murdered by the local police after capture.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

21-Nov

HALES, RICHARD BENJAMIN (1810455) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ806 DT-R of No 192 Sqn, which was shot down on a raid to Frankfurt, he survived the crash but was murdered by the local police after capture.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

21-Nov

CLANCY, ROBERT PETER (1795884) age: 21 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ806 DT-R of No 192 Sqn, which was lost on a bomber support (ELINT) sortie during a raid to Aschaffenburg.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

21-Nov

McGILL, TOM DAVID (1824436) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ806 DT-R of No 192 Sqn, which was lost on a bomber support (ELINT) sortie during a raid to Aschaffenburg.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

21-Nov

HARRISON, BERNARD HARLEY (657748) age: 29 RAFVR

WO

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ806 DT-R of No 192 Sqn, which was lost on a bomber support (ELINT) sortie during a raid to Aschaffenburg.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

21-Nov

SUTTON, JOHN ROBERT (1181273) age: 24 RAFVR

WO

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ806 DT-R of No 192 Sqn, which was lost on a bomber support (ELINT) sortie during a raid to Aschaffenburg.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

21-Nov

NECKLEN, ERIC KINGSLEY (40422) age: 24 RNZAF

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Typhoon IB, MN752 'D' of No 197 Sqn, which collided with MN881 of the same unit near Amersfoort.  He is buried in Schoonselhof Cemetery

21-Nov

HALL, CHARLES BURNHAM (J/88816) age: 21 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Typhoon IB, MN881 'R' of No 197 Sqn, which collided with MN752 of the same unit near Amersfoort.  He is buried in Schoonselhof Cemetery

21-Nov

BARON, ALBERT (1147898) age: Unknown RAFVR

AC1

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

21-Nov

BURNS, GEORGE JEFFREY (640006) age: Unknown RAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Beaufighter XI, JM339 of No 254 Sqn, which failed to return from a shipping strike on a convoy off Ameland.  He is buried in Ameland (Nes) General Cemetery

21-Nov

DALLEY, JOHN (932761) age: 22 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Beaufighter XI, JM339 of No 254 Sqn, which failed to return from a shipping strike on a convoy off Ameland.  He is buried in Ameland (Nes) General Cemetery

21-Nov

HEAP, JOHN ROLLESTON (100567) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sqn Ldr

He was killed whilst flying in Tempest V, EJ802 of No 274 Sqn, which crashed on take off from Volkel following an engine failure.  He is buried in Uden (Odiliapeel) Roman Catholic Cemetery

21-Nov

LOE, C J FFAF () age: 

Cne

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, NA557 H7-L of No 346 Sqn, which collided with Halifax III, NR129 MH-M of No 51 Sqn Halifax over Thynes during a raid to Sterkrade.  He is buried in

21-Nov

BOUTILLIER, A M FFAF () age: 

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, NA557 H7-L of No 346 Sqn, which collided with Halifax III, NR129 MH-M of No 51 Sqn Halifax over Thynes during a raid to Sterkrade.  He is buried in

21-Nov

FAUGES, A L FFAF () age: 

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, NA557 H7-L of No 346 Sqn, which collided with Halifax III, NR129 MH-M of No 51 Sqn Halifax over Thynes during a raid to Sterkrade.  He is buried in

21-Nov

GODEFROY, J () age: 

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, NA557 H7-L of No 346 Sqn, which collided with Halifax III, NR129 MH-M of No 51 Sqn Halifax over Thynes during a raid to Sterkrade.  He is buried in

21-Nov

FLECK, A FFAF () age: 

 

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, NA557 H7-L of No 346 Sqn, which collided with Halifax III, NR129 MH-M of No 51 Sqn Halifax over Thynes during a raid to Sterkrade.  He is buried in

21-Nov

LAFONT, J FFAF () age: 

 

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, NA557 H7-L of No 346 Sqn, which collided with Halifax III, NR129 MH-M of No 51 Sqn Halifax over Thynes during a raid to Sterkrade.  He is buried in

21-Nov

THIERY, J E FFAF () age: 

 

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, NA557 H7-L of No 346 Sqn, which collided with Halifax III, NR129 MH-M of No 51 Sqn Halifax over Thynes during a raid to Sterkrade.  He is buried in

21-Nov

WILSON, EDMOND KENNETH (J/92645) age: 21 RCAF

Plt Off

He died from injuries sustained whilst flying in Halifax, VII, NP810 EQ-H of No 408 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Castrop-Rauxel.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

21-Nov

ROWLEY, ADELBERT BATEMAN (J/40054) age: Unknown RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax, VII, NP810 EQ-H of No 408 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Castrop-Rauxel.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

21-Nov

FRIZZELL, LLOYD WILLIAM (J/39376) age: 22 RCAF

Flying Officer

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax, VII, NP810 EQ-H of No 408 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Castrop-Rauxel.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

21-Nov

BASARAB, LOUIS (J/95202) age: 20 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax, VII, NP810 EQ-H of No 408 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Castrop-Rauxel.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

21-Nov

CLARK, HERBERT EDGAR (2218400) age: 27 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax, VII, NP810 EQ-H of No 408 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Castrop-Rauxel.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

21-Nov

COLLINS, ALLAN WADDINGHAM (J/24945) age: 25 RCAF

Fg Off

He probably died from injuries sustained whilst flying in Spitfire IX, MJ387 of No 416 Sqn, which collided with MK559 of the same unit.  He is buried in Brussels Town Cemetery

21-Nov

YARUSH, FRED (J/24789) age: 26 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, HX346 PT-U of No 420 Sqn, which crashed near Leeming whilst attempting to land at Tholthorpe on its return from a raid to Castrop-Rauxel.  He is buried in Harrogate (Stonefall) Cemetery

21-Nov

HOPPER, GARNET ILLINGSWORTH (J/36267) age: 21 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax, VII, NP778 OW-A of No 426 Sqn, which crashed near Tholthorpe whilst attempting to land at Linton-on-Ouse on its return from a raid to Castrop-Rauxel.  He is buried in Harrogate (Stonefall) Cemetery

21-Nov

ATKINSON, JAMES NEIL (J/94231) age: 19 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax, VII, NP778 OW-A of No 426 Sqn, which crashed near Tholthorpe whilst attempting to land at Linton-on-Ouse on its return from a raid to Castrop-Rauxel.  He is buried in Harrogate (Stonefall) Cemetery

21-Nov

HUNT, THOMAS JOHN (J/88262) age: 30 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax, VII, NP778 OW-A of No 426 Sqn, which crashed near Tholthorpe whilst attempting to land at Linton-on-Ouse on its return from a raid to Castrop-Rauxel.  He is buried in Harrogate (Stonefall) Cemetery

21-Nov

REYNOLDS, HARTLEY ERNEST (J/93115) age: 27 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax, VII, NP778 OW-A of No 426 Sqn, which crashed near Tholthorpe whilst attempting to land at Linton-on-Ouse on its return from a raid to Castrop-Rauxel.  He is buried in Harrogate (Stonefall) Cemetery

21-Nov

STEVENS, DAVID JASON (J/92919) age: 21 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax, VII, NP778 OW-A of No 426 Sqn, which crashed near Tholthorpe whilst attempting to land at Linton-on-Ouse on its return from a raid to Castrop-Rauxel.  He is buried in Harrogate (Stonefall) Cemetery

21-Nov

JOHNSTON, JACK HARVEY (J/28864) age: 29 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ377 AL-D of No 429 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Castrop-Rauxel.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

21-Nov

HARRIS, GEORGE WALTER (188312) age: 40 RAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ377 AL-D of No 429 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Castrop-Rauxel.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

21-Nov

ALMAS, RUSSELL MUNN (J/93110) age: 21 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ377 AL-D of No 429 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Castrop-Rauxel.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

21-Nov

McEACHERN, ROBERT NEIL (J/90913) age: 21 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ377 AL-D of No 429 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Castrop-Rauxel.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

21-Nov

WERT, CLARENCE MARTIN (J/92539) age: 20 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ377 AL-D of No 429 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Castrop-Rauxel.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

21-Nov

ALLAN, ROBERT (J/95201) age: 24 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ284 BM-T of No 433 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Castrop-Rauxel.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

21-Nov

ROBSON, ARTHUR EDWARD (J/95463) age: 20 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ284 BM-T of No 433 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Castrop-Rauxel.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

21-Nov

SEYMOUR, JAMES RODGER (J/95477) age: 20 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, MZ284 BM-T of No 433 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Castrop-Rauxel.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

21-Nov

LOVE, CHARLES HENRY (J/36331) age: 32 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, NP949 BM-R of No 433 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Castrop-Rauxel.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

21-Nov

RAMEY, LYMAN PHILLIP (J/95176) age: 22 RCAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, NP949 BM-R of No 433 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Castrop-Rauxel.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

21-Nov

LOCKEY, THOMAS ARTHUR STANLEY (1594980) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax III, NP949 BM-R of No 433 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Castrop-Rauxel.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

21-Nov

HILTZ, ROBERT ARTHUR (J/37855) age: 20 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Typhoon IB, MN124 of No 439 Sqn, which he abandoned near Rhede after being hit by flak but did not survive.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

21-Nov

CHANDLER, ROGER STANIFORTH (435535) age: 25 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, NE141 AR-P of No 460 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Aschaffenburg.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

21-Nov

HERBERTSON, WILLIAM (424555) age: 37 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, NE141 AR-P of No 460 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Aschaffenburg.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

21-Nov

JONES, MORRIS ALBERT (433334) age: 28 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, NE141 AR-P of No 460 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Aschaffenburg.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

21-Nov

PETTIFORD, FREDERICK JOHN (436274) age: 27 RAAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, NE141 AR-P of No 460 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Aschaffenburg.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

21-Nov

STEWART, KEITH ROBERT (424101) age: 20 RAAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, NE141 AR-P of No 460 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Aschaffenburg.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

21-Nov

McMASTER, ROSS FAULKNER (434470) age: 20 RAAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, NE141 AR-P of No 460 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Aschaffenburg.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

21-Nov

DAY, HAROLD HENRY (1420668) age: 29 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, NE141 AR-P of No 460 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Aschaffenburg.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

21-Nov

BULL, WILLIAM (430137) age: 21 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PB469 AR-H of No 460 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Aschaffenburg.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

21-Nov

FLOHM, LIONEL WILFRED (427760) age: 21 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PB469 AR-H of No 460 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Aschaffenburg.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

21-Nov

NORMAN, VINCENT EDWARD (1582499) age: 21 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PB469 AR-H of No 460 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Aschaffenburg.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

21-Nov

BRIGGS, GODFREY HENRY JAMES (1609862) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PB469 AR-H of No 460 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Aschaffenburg.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

21-Nov

METCALFE, HUGH SWALES (1595069) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PB469 AR-H of No 460 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Aschaffenburg.  He is buried in Durnbach War Cemetery

21-Nov

OTTAWAY, WINTON GREER (38181) age: 24 RAAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III, PB469 AR-H of No 460 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Aschaffenburg.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

21-Nov

SLATER, PETER (172026) age: Unknown RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, PD265 JI-G of No 514 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Homberg.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

21-Nov

BARKER, KENNETH HUBERT (J/29701) age: 22 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, PD265 JI-G of No 514 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Homberg.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

21-Nov

COLES, LESLIE PETER (1894366) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, PD265 JI-G of No 514 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Homberg.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

21-Nov

GOSNOLD, PETER ANDREW (1891510) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, PD265 JI-G of No 514 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Homberg.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

21-Nov

HARDING, RONALD WILLIAM (1705084) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, PD265 JI-G of No 514 Sqn, which was lost on a raid to Homberg.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

21-Nov

HALLAM, HERBERT LESLIE(106323) age: 35 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III,  LM684 JI-C of No 514 Sqn, which came down near Moers during a raid to Homberg.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

21-Nov

LIMBERT, RONALD (143269) age: 22 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III,  LM684 JI-C of No 514 Sqn, which came down near Moers during a raid to Homberg.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

21-Nov

LUNDIE, ALAN ROBERT LIONEL (152743) age: Unknown RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III,  LM684 JI-C of No 514 Sqn, which came down near Moers during a raid to Homberg.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

21-Nov

BOLTON, DEREK (1835068) age: 20 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III,  LM684 JI-C of No 514 Sqn, which came down near Moers during a raid to Homberg.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

21-Nov

PRESCOTT, ALBERT IVOR (1350917) age: 22 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III,  LM684 JI-C of No 514 Sqn, which came down near Moers during a raid to Homberg.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

21-Nov

SCOTT, ROGER (2205999) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III,  LM684 JI-C of No 514 Sqn, which came down near Moers during a raid to Homberg.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

21-Nov

STEPNEY, CHARLIE(911222) age: 30 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster III,  LM684 JI-C of No 514 Sqn, which came down near Moers during a raid to Homberg.  He is buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery

21-Nov

SMITH, JOHN WILLIAM (51068) age: 28 RAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Mosquito VI, PZ344 of No 515 Sqn, which was shot down by light flak at Walbeck during a bomber support sortie.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

21-Nov

L'AMIE, FREDERICK THEULIS (133267) age: 22 RAFVR

Flight Lieutenant

He was killed whilst flying in Mosquito VI, PZ344 of No 515 Sqn, which was shot down by light flak at Walbeck during a bomber support sortie.  He is buried in Rheinburg War Cemetery

21-Nov

CLEMENTS, ROBERT LIONEL (1808217) age: 20 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was probably killed whilst flying in Spitfire IX, PT606 of No 601 Sqn, which flew into a house whilst recovering from a practice dive bombing attack near Faenza.  He is buried in Malta Memorial

21-Nov

HILL, STANLEY WALTER ALEXANDER (613599) age: 29 RAF

Cpl

He was killed whilst flying in Bromsgrove of No 653 Sqn, which but the exact circumstances have not yet been ascertained.  He is buried in Billingford (St Leonard) Churchyard

21-Nov

BRUNT, GEOFFREY (1148676) age: 29 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Martinet I, HN981 of No 695 Sqn, which stalled during steep turn and crashed at Weybourne.  He is buried in Macclesfield Cemetery

21-Nov

WOODROW, FREDERICK GEORGE(1690668) age: 38 RAFVR

Cpl

He was killed/died whilst serving with No 113 MU, but the exact circumstances have not yet been ascertained.  He is buried in Rome War Cemetery

21-Nov

HOUSE, JOHN RYDON (573298) age: 22 RAF

Cpl

He had been serving with No 151 MU but died in Japanese captivity on board the Maros Maru whilst being transported to Java from the Molucca Islands.  He is commemorated on the Singapore Memorial

21-Nov

KISIELEWICZ, Jerzy Szymon(P.1989) age: 33 PAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax V, LL126  of No 1662 HCU, which dived into the ground at Long Ashton near Bristol during a night cross country exercise.  He is buried in Newark-on-Trent Cemetery

21-Nov

RUCINSKI, Witwold Waclaw(P.792655) age: 23 PAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax V, LL126  of No 1662 HCU, which dived into the ground at Long Ashton near Bristol during a night cross country exercise.  He is buried in Newark-on-Trent Cemetery

21-Nov

MALKOWSKI, Jan Tadeusz(P.2852) age: 26 PAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax V, LL126  of No 1662 HCU, which dived into the ground at Long Ashton near Bristol during a night cross country exercise.  He is buried in Newark-on-Trent Cemetery

21-Nov

JAGUSZCZAK, Stanislaw  (P.706780) age: 30 PAF

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax V, LL126  of No 1662 HCU, which dived into the ground at Long Ashton near Bristol during a night cross country exercise.  He is buried in Newark-on-Trent Cemetery

21-Nov

JURKA, Stanislaw(P.706472) age: 30 PAF

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax V, LL126  of No 1662 HCU, which dived into the ground at Long Ashton near Bristol during a night cross country exercise.  He is buried in Newark-on-Trent Cemetery

21-Nov

KRUSZCZAK, Franciszek(P.705020) age: 32 PAF

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax V, LL126  of No 1662 HCU, which dived into the ground at Long Ashton near Bristol during a night cross country exercise.  He is buried in Newark-on-Trent Cemetery

21-Nov

RADONSKI, Jan Sylweriusz(P.704017) age: 27 PAF

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Halifax V, LL126  of No 1662 HCU, which dived into the ground at Long Ashton near Bristol during a night cross country exercise.  He is buried in Newark-on-Trent Cemetery

21-Nov

McCOO, THOMAS DAVID (619940) age: 23 RAF

LAC

He was killed whilst serving with No 22 SFTS but the exact circumstances have not yet been ascertained.  He is buried in Ramleh War Cemetery

21-Nov

FENDER, CYRIL LIONEL (1437206) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Whitley V, EB410 of No 81 OTU, which crashed into high ground above Pen-y-gwely Reservoir on the approach to Sleap.  He is buried in Henley (Holy Trinity) Churchyard

21-Nov

GALE, ALAN FREDERICK (553187) age: 22 RAF

LAC

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

21-Nov

TIDY, ALAN (1082567) age: 30 RAFVR

LAC

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

21-Nov

DUFF, WILLIAM GEORGE(1721871) age: Unknown RAFVR

AC1

He was killed whilst serving as a war correspondent at SEAC and was killed when B-24, 44-40811 of the 492nd Bomber Squadron,7th Bomber Group USAAF crashed.  He is buried in St Louis (Jefferson Barracks) National Cemetery.

21-Nov

MOULDEN, DONALD (31285) age: 29 RAF

Sqn Ldr

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

21-Nov

MICHAEL RAJU PILLAI (785652) age: Unknown RAFVR

LAC

Neither the unit on which he was serving nor the circumstances of his death have yet been ascertained.  He is commemorated on the Singapore Memorial

21-Nov

DAVIES, AUBREY (1654041) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

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

21-Nov

CASTLE, CHARLES FREDERICK (1581140) age: 22 RAFVR

Sgt

He was serving in the UK but the exact cause has yet to be ascertained, his death being registered in Fylde.  He is buried in Exton (SS Peter and Paul) Churchyard

21-Nov

O'NEILL, JAMES (1499903) age: 22 RAFVR

AC1

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

21-Nov

WRIGHT, LAURENCE HENRY DFC(1316312) age: 21 RAFVR

WO

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

22-Nov

DUFFEY, GERARD (1132444) age: 23 RAFVR

WO

He was probably killed whilst flying in Hurricane IV, KZ574 of No 6 Sqn, which failed to return from a sortie to Danilovgrad.  He is buried in Malta Memorial

22-Nov

COCKRAM, CHARLES HAVILL (1852449) age: 20 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, LP574 'U' of No 37 Sqn, which was probably shot down by a night fighter near the Yugoslav border on a raid against rail targets at Szombathely.  He is buried in Budapest War Cemetery

22-Nov

CARTER, WILFRED (1622293) age: 21 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, LP574 'U' of No 37 Sqn, which was probably shot down by a night fighter near the Yugoslav border on a raid against rail targets at Szombathely.  He is buried in Budapest War Cemetery

22-Nov

CHESTERMAN, ROBERT CHARLES (425763) age: 34 RNZAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, LP574 'U' of No 37 Sqn, which was probably shot down by a night fighter near the Yugoslav border on a raid against rail targets at Szombathely.  He is buried in Budapest War Cemetery

22-Nov

EMMOTT, JACK HARRISON (422905) age: 20 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, LP574 'U' of No 37 Sqn, which was probably shot down by a night fighter near the Yugoslav border on a raid against rail targets at Szombathely.  He is buried in Budapest War Cemetery

22-Nov

YOUNG, LEONARD ROY (424815) age: 22 RAAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Wellington X, LP574 'U' of No 37 Sqn, which was probably shot down by a night fighter near the Yugoslav border on a raid against rail targets at Szombathely.  He is buried in Budapest War Cemetery

22-Nov

JAMES, THOMAS CECIL (145058) age: 25 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, NG179 QR-C of No 61 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid against the U-boat pens at Trondheim.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

22-Nov

JEFFREYS, HERBERT ARTHUR (J/38196) age: Unknown RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, NG179 QR-C of No 61 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid against the U-boat pens at Trondheim.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

22-Nov

LONGHURST, BERNARD EWART (1651990) age: 21 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, NG179 QR-C of No 61 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid against the U-boat pens at Trondheim.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

22-Nov

MORRIS, ERNEST (1199619) age: 24 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, NG179 QR-C of No 61 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid against the U-boat pens at Trondheim.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

22-Nov

EKE, RAYMOND (1594944) age: 19 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, NG179 QR-C of No 61 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid against the U-boat pens at Trondheim.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

22-Nov

SIMPSON, NORMAN GORDON (1818121) age: 19 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, NG179 QR-C of No 61 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid against the U-boat pens at Trondheim.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

22-Nov

SIMS, RAYMOND JOHN (1817708) age: 19 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, NG179 QR-C of No 61 Sqn, which was lost without a trace on a raid against the U-boat pens at Trondheim.  He is commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial

22-Nov

RAYNS, JOHN FRANCIS ANTHONY (150263) age: 21 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lysander IIIA, T1456 of No 148 Sqn, which was shot down in error by a USAAF P-51 during a special duties sortie.  He is buried in Udine War Cemetery

22-Nov

WILLIAMS, RONALD LENARD (J/17347) age: 22 RCAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Harvard, ? of No 272 Sqn, which crashed in the Suez area of Egypt.  He is commemorated on the Alamein Memorial

22-Nov

BAINBRIDGE, GEORGE(656334) age: 23 RAF

Flt Sgt

He was probably killed whilst flying in Baltimore V, FW689 of No 454 Sqn, which failed to return from a raid on Faenza.  He is buried in Forli War Cemetery

22-Nov

BEBBINGTON, GERALD WILLIAM (1065474) age: Unknown RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was probably killed whilst flying in Baltimore V, FW689 of No 454 Sqn, which failed to return from a raid on Faenza.  He is buried in Forli War Cemetery

22-Nov

THOMPSON, KENNETH ROBERT (137416) age: Unknown RAFVR

Fg Off

He was probably killed whilst flying in Baltimore V, FW689 of No 454 Sqn, which failed to return from a raid on Faenza.  He is buried in Padua War Cemetery

22-Nov

NICHOLSON, JOHN LEONARD (179800) age: 23 RAFVR

Plt Off

He was probably killed whilst flying in Halifax II, JP323 of No 614 Sqn, which failed to return from a raid to Szombathely.  He is buried in Budapest War Cemetery

22-Nov

IRWIN, WESLEY DOUGLAS (J/16115) age: 34 RCAF

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Mosquito IV, DZ642 AZ-H of No 627 Sqn, which crashed into Royal Field Hill in the Shetland Isles whilst attempting to land at Scatsa on its return from a raid against the U-boat pens at Trondheim.  He is buried in/or was cremated at the City of London Cemetery and Crematorium, Manor Park

22-Nov

REID, JOHN ALEXANDER (48900) age: 26 RAF

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Mosquito IV, DZ642 AZ-H of No 627 Sqn, which crashed into Royal Field Hill in the Shetland Isles whilst attempting to land at Scatsa on its return from a raid against the U-boat pens at Trondheim.  He is buried in Winchester (Magdalen Hill) Cemetery

22-Nov

ASPELL, KENNETH JAMES (1579265) age: 26 RAFVR

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LL949 LE-E of No 630 Sqn, which came down on a sandbank in the Humber on its return from a raid against the U-boat pens at Trondheim.  He is buried in Coventry (St Paul's) Cemetery

22-Nov

FLOOD, GEORGE ROSS (421503) age: 21 RNZAF

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LL949 LE-E of No 630 Sqn, which came down on a sandbank in the Humber on its return from a raid against the U-boat pens at Trondheim.  He is buried in Harrogate (Stonefall) Cemetery

22-Nov

INGRAM, WILLIAM RITCHIE(42196) age: 22 RNZAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LL949 LE-E of No 630 Sqn, which came down on a sandbank in the Humber on its return from a raid against the U-boat pens at Trondheim.  He is buried in Harrogate (Stonefall) Cemetery

22-Nov

AGNEW, CHARLES (428826) age: 25 RNZAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LL949 LE-E of No 630 Sqn, which came down on a sandbank in the Humber on its return from a raid against the U-boat pens at Trondheim.  He is buried in Harrogate (Stonefall) Cemetery

22-Nov

HENLEY, MAURICE BENJAMIN (1211299) age: 22 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LL949 LE-E of No 630 Sqn, which came down on a sandbank in the Humber on its return from a raid against the U-boat pens at Trondheim.  He is buried in Harrogate (Stonefall) Cemetery

22-Nov

HUGHES, FREDERICK (1431375) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Lancaster I, LL949 LE-E of No 630 Sqn, which came down on a sandbank in the Humber on its return from a raid against the U-boat pens at Trondheim.  He is buried in Moston (St Joseph's) Roman Catholic Cemetery

22-Nov

COTTON, JESSE ERNEST (1898325) age: 31 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed/died whilst serving with No 640 Sqn, but the exact circumstances have not yet been ascertained.  He is buried in Swadlincote (Newhall and Stanton) Burial Ground

22-Nov

DICKIE, WILLIAM JAMES (R/113573) age: 21 RCAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EF201 of No 1660 HCU, which crashed near Northleach 'airfield' in Gloucestershire following various engine problems during a cross country training flight.  He is buried in Brookwood Military Cemetery

22-Nov

HANLEY, MATTHEW WILLIAM (573620) age: 22 RAF

Flt Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EF201 of No 1660 HCU, which crashed near Northleach 'airfield' in Gloucestershire following various engine problems during a cross country training flight.  He is buried in Epsom Cemetery

22-Nov

BROWN, ALAN JOHN (2205529) age: 19 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EF201 of No 1660 HCU, which crashed near Northleach 'airfield' in Gloucestershire following various engine problems during a cross country training flight.  He is buried in Hartford (St John the Baptist) Churchyard

22-Nov

CRAIG, LAWRENCE WILLIAM HARWARD (150617) age: 20 RAFVR

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EF201 of No 1660 HCU, which crashed near Northleach 'airfield' in Gloucestershire following various engine problems during a cross country training flight.  He is buried in Little Rissington (St Peter) Churchyard

22-Nov

WILLIAMS, ELVED THOMAS HENRY (1836261) age: 20 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EF201 of No 1660 HCU, which crashed near Northleach 'airfield' in Gloucestershire following various engine problems during a cross country training flight.  He is buried in Port Talbot (Holy Cross) Churchyard

22-Nov

WALLACE, ANTHONY JOHN (1615678) age: 22 RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Stirling III, EF201 of No 1660 HCU, which crashed near Northleach 'airfield' in Gloucestershire following various engine problems during a cross country training flight.  He is buried in Willian (All Saints) Churchyard

22-Nov

HADDOW, TOM (646286) age: Unknown RAF

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Liberator VI, EW235 'M' or KH204 of No 34 SAAF, which failed to return from a raid on railway targets at Szombathely.  He is buried in Budapest War Cemetery

22-Nov

LEADBETTER, GEOFFREY EDWARD (2222955) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Liberator VI, EW235 'M' or KH204 of No 34 SAAF, which failed to return from a raid on railway targets at Szombathely.  He is buried in Budapest War Cemetery

22-Nov

GREEN, THOMAS ALBERT (189218) age: 21 RAFVR

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Liberator VI, EW235 'M' or KH204 of No 34 SAAF, which failed to return from a raid on railway targets at Szombathely.  He is buried in Budapest War Cemetery

22-Nov

ABLETT, JOHN EDWARD (188901) age: Unknown RAFVR

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Liberator VI, EW235 'M' or KH204 of No 34 SAAF, which failed to return from a raid on railway targets at Szombathely.  He is buried in Budapest War Cemetery

22-Nov

REBECCA, GEORGE(1553355) age: Unknown RAFVR

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Liberator VI, EW235 'M' or KH204 of No 34 SAAF, which failed to return from a raid on railway targets at Szombathely.  He is buried in Budapest War Cemetery

22-Nov

MALINOWSKI, Antoni (P.782781) age: 45 PAF

WO

He was killed whilst flying in Corsair , KD262  of No 5 FU, 276 Group, which Ferry Flight, Makrafur, Madras, India.  He is buried in Madras War Cemetery, Chennai.

22-Nov

BOWDEN, PETER (856716) age: Unknown AuxAF

LAC

He was killed/died whilst serving with No 5344 DMSU, but the exact circumstances have not yet been ascertained.  He is buried in Brussels Town Cemetery

22-Nov

LIBLIKMAN, Jan Antoni(P.1942) age: 27 PAF

Plt Off

He was killed whilst flying in Mosquito II, HJ650  of No 60 OTU, which dived into the ground near  West Bromwich, during a formation practice flight.  He is buried in Worcester (Astwood) Cemetery

22-Nov

HARA, Jerzy(P.704528) age: 20 PAF

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Mosquito II, HJ650  of No 60 OTU, which dived into the ground near  West Bromwich, during a formation practice flight.  He is buried in Worcester (Astwood) Cemetery

22-Nov

STANKIEWICZ, Antoni Adam(P.782966) age: 25 PAF

Sgt

He was serving with No 6305 SE and was killed in a road accident.  He is buried in Haynecourt Cemetery.

22-Nov

ATKINSON, ARTHUR FREDERICK (1335806) age: 22 RAFVR

AC2

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

22-Nov

POLLOCK, WILLIAM EDWARD (613630) age: 24 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

22-Nov

ROBERTS, CYRIL JOHN (1089079) age: 38 RAFVR

LAC

He was serving in the UK but the exact cause has yet to be ascertained, his death being registered in Chichester.  He is buried in Northampton (Billing Road) Cemetery

22-Nov

JACKSON, WILLIAM BAMBER (995752) age: 31 RAFVR

Cpl

He was serving in the UK but the exact cause has yet to be ascertained, his death being registered in Stoke on Trent.  He is buried in Brindle (St Joseph's) Roman Catholic Cemetery

Back to Casualties Index Casualties Index                       [Top of Page]                    Casualties 23 Nov 1944 Casualties 23 November 1944

This page was last updated on 08/06/17 using FrontPage 2003

         [Top of Page]