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Casualties - 1975


[February | March | April | May | June | July | August | September | October | November | December]

2 Jan

CHAPPELL, JAMES KENNETH  (P1685231) age: 52

M Plt

He was serving at RAF Newton at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained, however his death was registered in Lincoln.  He was cremated at Wilford Hill Crematorium, West Bridgford

4 Jan

STEED, DAVID JOHN  (A4282849) age: 41

SAC

He was serving at RAF Biggin Hill at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained, however his death was registered in Birmingham.  Details of his burial have not been ascertained

12 Jan

EPPS, ALAN WILLIAM JOHN  (F8079465) age: 27

SAC

He was serving at RAF Finningley at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained, however his death was registered in Doncaster.  Details of his burial have not been ascertained

14 Jan

THOMAS, CARADOG  (576299) age: 51

Wg Cdr

He was serving at RAF Cosford at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained, however his death was registered in Swansea.  He was cremated at Coity Crematorium, Bridgend

23 Jan

IVORY, WILLIAM EMMS  (5200689) age: 26

Flt Lt

He was serving with No 202 Sqn at RAF Leconfield but probably died in the RAF Hospital at Uxbridge as his death was registered in Hillingdon.  He is buried in Sydenham Cemetery, Christchurch, New Zealand

25 Jan

WELLS, DONALD  (578703) age: 48

Sqn Ldr

He was serving at RAF Wyton at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained, however his death was registered in Ely.  He was cremated at Cambridge Crematorium

28 Jan

SHIPTON, RAYMOND  (P1945009) age: 29

Cpl

He was serving at RAF Wyton at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained, however his death was registered in Huntingdon.  He was cremated at Cambridge Crematorium

30 Jan

PARKHOUSE, HARRY  (C0945864) age: 52

Sgt

He was serving at RAF Machrihanish at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained, however his death was registered in Campbeltown.  He is buried in Kilkerran Cemetery, Campbeltown.

31 Jan

GIBSON, LEONARD OWEN  (N0591672) age: 53

WO

He was serving at RAF Cosford when he died suddenly, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained, however his death was registered in Wrexham.  He was cremated at Landican Crematorium, Birkenhead.

31 Jan

JONES, JOHN MICHAEL  (P1949690) age: 27

Sgt

He was serving at RAF Finningley at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained, however his death was registered in Ogwr, Mid Glamorgan.  Details of his burial have not been ascertained

13 Feb

ROWLAND, WILLIAM FREDERICK  (S8079635) age: 31

Jnr Tech

He was serving at RAF Machrihanish at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained, however his death was registered in Campbeltown.  He is buried in Kilkerran Cemetery, Campbeltown.

15 Feb

O'DWYER, JOHN MICHAEL  (609298) age: 32

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Meteor T Mk 7, XF274 of the Royal Aircraft Establishment which crashed near the control tower at RAE Farnborough after control was lost during an asymmetric overshoot.  He was cremated at The Park Crematorium, Aldershot

15 Feb

SMITH, GORDON LAMONT  (2559051) age: 40

Sqn Ldr

He was a Flight Medical Officer and was killed whilst flying in Meteor T Mk 7, XF274 of the Royal Aircraft Establishment which crashed near the control tower at RAE Farnborough after control was lost during an asymmetric overshoot.  He was cremated at The Park Crematorium, Aldershot

23 Feb

BOWEN, BARRY BASSETT  (G2417753) age: 44

Sgt

He was serving at RAF Hendon at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained, however his death was registered in Hendon.  He is buried in Hendon Cemetery

26 Feb

DREDGE, RICHARD JOHN  (5201830) age: 28

Flt Lt

He was serving at RAF Wyton but probably died in the RAF Hospital at Halton as his death was registered in Aylesbury.  He was cremated at Headington Crematorium

27 Feb

TUTTY, MARK EDWARD  (H0625994) age: 54

Chf Tech

He was serving at RAF Wattisham at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained, however his death was registered in Ely.  Details of his burial have not been ascertained

17 Mar

SYNNOTT, CHRISTOPHER ADRIAN  (Y4037190) age: 51

Cpl

He was serving at RAF Ternhill at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained, however his death was registered in North Shropshire.  He is buried in Market Drayton Cemetery

22 Mar

BRICE, PETER EDWARD  (4335148) age: 37

Sqn Ldr

He was serving at RAF Winterbourne Gunner but probably died in the RAF Hospital at Halton as his death was registered in Aylesbury.  He is buried in St Michael's' Churchyard, Winterbourne Earl, Salisbury

24 Mar

CROWTHER, DAVID HALLAM  (3509876) age: 43

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Victor K Mk 1A, XH618 of No 57 Sqn, which crashed into the North Sea off Sunderland after it became uncontrollable following a collision with Buccaneer, XV156 during a simulated air-to-air refuelling exercise.  His body was probably not recovered.

24 Mar

EVANS, TERENCE PATRICK  (8025855) age: 21

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Victor K Mk 1A, XH618 of No 57 Sqn, which crashed into the North Sea off Sunderland after it became uncontrollable following a collision with Buccaneer, XV156 during a simulated air-to-air refuelling exercise.  His body was probably not recovered.

24 Mar

PRICE, JOHN ARTHUR  (8025304) age: 24

Fg Off

He was killed whilst flying in Victor K Mk 1A, XH618 of No 57 Sqn, which crashed into the North Sea off Sunderland after it became uncontrollable following a collision with Buccaneer, XV156 during a simulated air-to-air refuelling exercise.  His body was probably not recovered.

24 Mar

SLATTER, PETER JOSEPH LEO  (3507505) age: 42

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Victor K Mk 1A, XH618 of No 57 Sqn, which crashed into the North Sea off Sunderland after it became uncontrollable following a collision with Buccaneer, XV156 during a simulated air-to-air refuelling exercise.  His body was probably not recovered.

25 Mar

DINSLEY, EDWARD  (X1595249) age: 50

WO

He was serving at RAF West Drayton but probably died in the RAF Hospital at Halton as his death was registered in Aylesbury.  He is buried in West Drayton Cemetery

26 Mar

BROWN, HANS RONALD HENRY  (F8012230) age: 21

Jnr Tech

He was serving at RAF Neatishead at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained, however his death was registered in Boston.  Details of his burial have not been ascertained

28 Mar

OLDHAM, ALAN EDWARD  (H8076074) age: 24

Jnr Tech

He was serving at RAF Akrotiri and was lost whilst attempting to sail from Crete to Britain on the trimaran 'Llandwynn of Anglesey' capsized 90 miles west of Crete.  

28 Mar

LUCAS, CAROL  (J4175735) age: 37

Chf Tech

He was serving at RAF Scampton and was lost whilst attempting to sail from Crete to Britain on the trimaran 'Llandwynn of Anglesey' capsized 90 miles west of Crete, his 12 year old son, Martin, also being lost.  

29 Mar

D'ARCY, MICHAEL AUSTIN CVO  (57539) age: 49

A/Cdre

He was serving at RAF Uxbridge at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained, however his death was registered in Wycombe.  He is buried in Witley Parish Churchyard, Godalming

29 Mar

COPELAND, JOHN  (T4281677) age: 41

Cpl

He was serving at RAF Wittering at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained, however his death was registered in Rutland.  He is buried in All Saints Churchyard, Wittering

7 Apr

HAMPTON, DAVID LESLIE  (5044542) age: 36

A/Sqn Ldr

He was killed whilst flying in Lightning F Mk 6, XR762 of No 11 Sqn, which crashed into the sea off Akrotiri during a tail chase.  He was cremated at Woodlands Crematorium, Scunthorpe

11 Apr

NAYLOR, RICHARD JOHN  (3134445) age: 42

Flt Lt

He was serving at RAF Cranwell at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained, however his death was registered in Lincoln.  He was cremated at Rose Hill Crematorium, Doncaster

14 Apr

CARR, ROBERT EIRIK  (5202176) age: 21

A/Plt Off

He was serving at RAF Cranwell at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained, however his death was registered in Southampton.  He is buried in St Andrews Churchyard, Cranwell

16 Apr

CARLSEN, MERVYN  (Q4265765) age: 31

Sgt

He was serving at RAF Uxbridge at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained, however his death was registered in Richmond, Yorks.  He is buried in Catterick Parish Cemetery

17 Apr

CARROLL, VINCENT GERALD  (C4039920) age: 43

A/WO

He was probably on the non-effective establishment of RAF Innsworth and died in the RAF Hospital at Halton as his death was registered in Aylesbury.  He is buried in St Michael & All Angels Churchyard, Halton

19 Apr

LAMBERT, IVAN STANHOPE  (S1949605) age: 27

Cpl

He was probably on the non-effective establishment of RAF Innsworth and died in the RAF Hospital at Wroughton as his death was registered in Swindon.  Details of his burial have not been ascertained

20 Apr

NANCARROW, FRANK VERNON DFC  (173056) age: 52

Flt Lt

He was serving at RAF Uxbridge at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained, however his death was registered in Southampton.  He was cremated at Porchester Crematorium, Gosport

25 Apr

VALENTINE, ANTHONY ARTHUR  (C1941935) age: 30

Jnr Tech

He was serving at RAF Brize Norton but probably died in the RAF Hospital at Halton as his death was registered in Aylesbury.  Details of his burial have not been ascertained

27 Apr

REES, JOHN CHARLES  (582599) age: 46

Flt Lt

He was serving at RAF Wattisham at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained, however his death was registered in Cambridge.  He is buried in Wattisham Baptist Chapel

29 Apr

WOOD, LESLIE  (1595331) age: 51

Flt Lt

He was serving at RAF Binbrook at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained, however his death was registered in Caistor.  He was cremated at Grimsby Crematorium

29 Apr

BROOK, RAYMOND  (N4129802) age: 39

Flt Sgt

He was serving at RAF Catterick at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained, however his death was registered in Claro.  Details of his burial have not been ascertained.

5 May

WRIGHT, KEITH RUSSELL  (F8014278) age: 20

Jnr Tech

He was serving at RAF Masirah at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have not yet been ascertained.  Details of his burial have not been ascertained

6 May

HORN, MATTHEW  (E4262990) age: 32

Cpl

He was serving at RAF Gutersloh at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have not yet been ascertained.  Details of his burial have not been ascertained

6 May

LANE, VIVIAN GEORGE JAMES  (L4144891) age: 39

Cpl

He was serving at RAF West Raynham at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained, however his death was registered in Fakenham.  Details of his burial have not been ascertained

8 May

GRANT, DAVID GEORGE MACKIE  (B4020159) age: 45

WO

He was serving at RAF West Drayton but probably died in the RAF Hospital at Halton as his death was registered in Aylesbury.  Details of his burial have not been ascertained

12 May

HAMPSON, DERECK  (F1929639) age: 36

Sgt

He was either serving at RAF Halton or died in the RAF Hospital at Halton as his death was registered in Aylesbury.  Details of his burial have not been ascertained

23 May

BARRON, IAN  (W4035403) age: 43

Sgt

He was serving at RAF Gan when he died suddenly, the circumstances of which have not yet been ascertained.  Details of his burial have not been ascertained.

26 May

WICKSTEAD, NEIL JOHN  (Q8107846) age: 18

SAC

He was serving at RAF Brize Norton at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained, however his death was registered in Bangor.  Details of his burial have not been ascertained

29 May

LAX, GEOFFREY  (J8113672) age: 19

AC

He was serving at RAF Locking and died from injuries sustained when he fell 50ft from the top of a multi-storey car-park in Weston-super-Mare.  He is buried in Weston-Super-Mare Cemetery.

5 Jun

STOTT, ALBERT  (F4044849) age: 43

Sgt

He was serving with the RAF Police at RAF Northolt at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained, however his death was registered in Lockerbie?  Details of his burial have not been ascertained.

7 Jun

DUCKWORTH, PETER  (Q8106349) age: 20

Jnr Tech

He was serving at RAF Henlow at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained, however his death was registered in Tameside.  Details of his burial have not been ascertained

8 Jun

WILKINSON, JOHN WILLIAM  (J8114939) age: 24

LAC

He was serving at RAF Brize Norton at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained, however his death was registered in Witney in the 4th Quarter.  Details of his burial have not been ascertained.

8 Jun

REES, ROY DANIEL  (A4000690) age: 45

Chf Tech

He was serving at RAF Henlow but probably died in the RAF Hospital at Halton as his death was registered in Aylesbury.  He was cremated at Bedford Crematorium

11 Jun

SYMES, HENRIECH WERNER ROLF  (P8010396) age: 22

Jnr Tech

He was serving at RAF Scampton at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained, however his death was registered in Lincoln.  Details of his burial have not been ascertained

25 Jun

COGSWELL, ALAN DOUGLAS MILTON  (M1313853) age: 52

Sgt

He was serving at RAF Sealand and died in an ambulance en-route to Chester Royal Infirmary after collapsing on a boat in the River Dee near Sandy Lane, Chester.  He is buried in St Deiniol Churchyard, Hawarden.

26 Jun

WARD, GARY LAURENCE  (K8081833) age: 22

SAC

He was serving at RAF High Wycombe and was found hanged in his rented garage in Wood Street, Stourbridge.  Details of his burial have not been ascertained.

30 Jun

ALDERTON, PETER JOHN MBE  (575552) age: 51

Wg Cdr

He was serving at RAF Benson but probably died in the RAF Hospital at Wroughton as his death was registered in Swindon.  He was cremated at Oxford Crematorium

7 Jul

THOMAS, ROLAND KENELM  (D4197064) age: 36

Sgt

He was serving at RAF Luqa at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have not yet been ascertained.  He was cremated at Scunthorpe Crematorium

29 Jul

LEWIS, THOMAS OWEN  (4232591) age: 32

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Chipmunk T Mk 10, WB562 of No 7 Air Experience Flt which crashed on the disused airfield at Winthorpe after control was lost during aerobatics.  He is buried in Kinloss Abbey Burial Ground

29 Jul

RICHARDS, GWYN ELFED RAFVR(T)  (1810982) age: 50

Flt Lt

The OC, Bovington Sqn ATC, he was killed whilst flying in Chipmunk T Mk 10, WB562 of No 7 Air Experience Flt which .  He is buried in St Lawrence's Churchyard, Bovington

9 Aug

MASSEY, KENNETH THOMAS  (X1457902) age: 52

M Plt

He was serving at RAF Marham at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained, however his death was registered in Chester & Ellesmere Port.  Details of his burial have not been ascertained

11 Aug

SMITH, ANTHONY FALKLAND  (G8074555) age: 25

SAC

He was serving at RAF Honington at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained, however his death was registered in Bury St Edmunds.  Details of his burial have not been ascertained

11 Aug

DOVE, BARRY  (L0576042) age: 53

WO

He was serving at No 232 OCU, RAF Marham at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained, however his death was registered in Kings Lynn.  He is buried in Marham Cemetery.

13 Aug

REILLY, JOHN JAMES  (F4200589) age: 36

Chf Tech

He was probably on the non-effective establishment of RAF Innsworth and died in the RAF Hospital at Halton as his death was registered in Aylesbury.  Details of his burial have not been ascertained

17 Aug

BARNES, BRIAN JOHN  (L8079433) age: 27

SAC

He was serving at RAF Finningley but probably died in the RAF Hospital at Halton as his death was registered in Aylesbury.  Details of his burial have not been ascertained

20 Aug

ROBINSON, LEONARD STUART  (A8014847) age: 21

Jnr Tech

He was serving at RAF Episkopi at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have not yet been ascertained.  He is buried in Dhekelia Military Cemetery

3 Sep

SURTEES, RONALD  (G8013488) age: 21

Jnr Tech

He was serving at RAF Leconfield at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained, however his death was registered in Beverley.  He is buried in St Catherine's Churchyard, Leconfield

6 Sep

DUFF, JOHN DAVID  (R8093711) age: 21

SAC

He was serving at RAF Kinloss at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained, however his death was registered in Moffat.  Details of his burial have not been ascertained.

6 Sep

BECKLEY, STEPHEN  (4232484) age: 29

Flt Lt

He was serving with No 233 OCU, RAF Wittering and had just completed a display at RNAS Yeovilton when he was killed when he was accidentally ejected from his aircraft as he was getting out of it.  He is buried in All Saints Churchyard, Wittering.

13 Sep

RIDDLE, PAUL ANTHONY  (B8015406) age: 20

Jnr Tech

He was serving at RAF Brawdy at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained, however his death was registered in Haverfordwest.  Details of his burial have not been ascertained

13 Sep

TULLY, JAMES SCOTT  (H8008877) age: 23

Jnr Tech

He was serving at RAF Brawdy at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained, however his death was registered in Haverfordwest.  Details of his burial have not been ascertained

15 Sep

MASON, IVOR MANSEL  (592157) age: 45

Sqn Ldr

He was on the strength of RAF Innsworth, but probably died whilst non-effective and his death is registered in Claro.  He is buried in Harrogate (Stonefall) Cemetery.

23 Sep

ANDERSON, LAURENCE JOHN  (608738) age: 28

Flt Lt

He was serving at RAF Bruggen and was killed when the Land Rover in which he was travelling collided with an articulated lorry at Dole in France and burst into flames.  He is buried in Church of Our Lady & St Walston, Costessy, nr Norwich.

23 Sep

McLAVEN, PATRICK TERRANCE  (C0585475) age: 42

Flt Sgt

He was serving at RAF Bruggen and was killed when the Land Rover in which he was travelling collided with an articulated lorry at Dole in France and burst into flames.  He is buried in Rheindahlen Cemetery.

23 Sep

GOLDSWORTHY, JOHN  (A8079166) age: 24

Jnr Tech

He was serving at RAF Coningsby at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained, however his death was registered in Horncastle.  Details of his burial have not been ascertained

27 Sep

HARDWICK, ROY EVAN AFM  (U0576523) age: 51

M AEOP

He was serving at RAF Benson at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained, however his death was registered in Oxford.  He is buried in St Helen's Churchyard, Benson

30 Sep

HATTON, MARK ANTHONY  (579673) age: 47

Sqn Ldr

He was on the strength of RAF Innsworth, but probably died whilst non-effective and his death is registered in Maidstone.  He was cremated at Binters Park Crematorium

4 Oct

NEWTON, COLIN RICHARD  (L0686027) age: 32

Sgt

He was serving at RAF Leconfield at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained, however his death was registered in Lincoln.  Details of his burial have not been ascertained

5 Oct

KERSHAW, ARTHUR JAMES  (L4035565) age: 44

Flt Sgt

He was serving at RAF Little Rissington at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained, however his death was registered in North Cotswold.  He is buried in St Peter's Churchyard, Little Rissington

7 Oct

SIMONS (SYMONS), ROBERT  (S4004816) age: 48

Flt Sgt

He was serving at RAF Mount Batten at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained, however his death was registered in Plymouth.  He is buried in Kirkmaiden Cemetery, Wigtown

10 Oct

HULSE, CHRISTOPHER NORMAN  (608215) age: 34

Flt Lt

He was serving at RAF Uxbridge at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained, however his death was registered in Lewes.  He was cremated at Eastbourne Crematorium

14 Oct

ATKINS, PETER JOHN  (C1940043) age: 31

Sgt

He was killed whilst flying in Vulcan B Mk 2, XM645 of No 9 Sqn, which broke up and landed on houses in Malta during an overshoot at RAF Luqa, a civilian was also killed.  He is buried in Nettleham Cemetery, Lincolnshire

14 Oct

BARROW, THOMAS GORDON  (S3518944) age: 39

Chf Tech

He was killed whilst flying in Vulcan B Mk 2, XM645 of No 9 Sqn, which broke up and landed on houses in Malta during an overshoot at RAF Luqa, a civilian was also killed.  He is buried in Agherton Cemetery, Portstewart

14 Oct

BEEDEN, DAVID WILLIAM  (4173757) age: 38

Sqn Ldr

He was killed whilst flying in Vulcan B Mk 2, XM645 of No 9 Sqn, which broke up and landed on houses in Malta during an overshoot at RAF Luqa, a civilian was also killed.  He is buried in Nettleham Cemetery, Lincolnshire

14 Oct

LAMBERT, ERNEST STANLEY  (2533541) age: 42

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Vulcan B Mk 2, XM645 of No 9 Sqn, which broke up and landed on houses in Malta during an overshoot at RAF Luqa, a civilian was also killed.  He is buried in Nettleham Cemetery, Lincolnshire

14 Oct

PULMAN, GORDON ANTHONY  (4231647) age:

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Vulcan B Mk 2, XM645 of No 9 Sqn, which broke up and landed on houses in Malta during an overshoot at RAF Luqa, a civilian was also killed.  He is buried in Nettleham Cemetery, Lincolnshire

16 Oct

WAKE, ANTHONY HILLARY  (R8097571) age: 27

SAC

He was serving at RAF Benson at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained, however his death was registered in Bullington.  Details of his burial have not been ascertained

18 Oct

YOUNG, WILLIAM PROUDFOOT  (R1948911) age: 29

Cpl

He was serving at RAF Henlow at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained, however his death was registered in Inveresk.  Details of his burial have not been ascertained.

19 Oct

WALSTER, JOHN GRAHAM  (G8105631) age: 19

SAC

He was serving at RAF Coningsby at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained, however his death was registered in Rotherham.  Details of his burial have not been ascertained

24 Oct

McHUGH, LAWRENCE  (N1962252) age: 24

A/Cpl

He was serving at RAF Benson and was stabbed to death in his married quarters, possibly by his wife.  Details of his burial have not been ascertained.

29 Oct

BABST, EDGAR FRANCIS  (153053) age: 51

Wg Cdr

He was serving at RAF Uxbridge at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained, however his death was registered in Westminster.  He was cremated at Newcastle upon Tyne Crematorium

30 Oct

HOPPERTON, GORDON HENRY MBE  (551289) age: 55

Wg Cdr

He was serving at RAF Neatishead at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained, however his death was registered in North Walsham.  He was cremated at St Faith's Crematorium, Horsham St Faith

31 Oct

MITCHINSON, IAN FRANCIS  (4335034) age: 37

Flt Lt

He was serving at RAF Gibraltar at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have not yet been ascertained.  He is buried in Chislehurst Cemetery

31 Oct

COUPLAND, MARTIN  (J8088440) age: 25

SAC

He was serving at RAF Kai Tak at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have not yet been ascertained.  Details of his burial have not been ascertained

31 Oct

HEATHCOTE, JOHN ORROCK  (3515033) age: 41

Flt Lt

He was probably serving with the Sultan of Oman's Air Force at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained.  He is buried in Christian Cemetery, Muscat.

1 Nov

GRAY, NORMAN WILSON  (K4290921) age: 28

SAC

He was serving at RAF Scampton but died in the RAF Hospital at Halton after a short illness.  Details of his burial have not been ascertained.

13 Nov

KING, FRANK REGINALD  (203447) age: 52

Sqn Ldr

He was serving at RAF Lyneham at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained, however his death was registered in Chichester.  He was cremated at Kingsdown Crematorium

21 Nov

SCHOFIELD, BRIAN  (H8106342) age: 23

Jnr Tech

He was serving at RAF Henlow at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained, however his death was registered in Chester & Ellesmere Port.  He is buried in Overpool Cemetery, Ellesmere Port

23 Nov

GORTON, DEREK  (G8119551) age: 18

LAC

He was serving at RAF Valley and was killed when he came off his motorcycle at Pen-y-Parc Farm, Lloc, near Holywell.  Details of his burial have not been ascertained.

25 Nov

WARD, MICHAEL  (H4026195) age: 49

Cpl

He was serving at RAF Hullavington at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained, however his death was registered in Chippenham.  He is buried in Hullavington Cemetery

26 Nov

PHILLIPOWSKY, JOHN DESMOND  (C4137128) age: 43

Chf Tech

He was serving at RAF Coningsby at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained, however his death was registered in Lincoln.  Details of his burial have not been ascertained

28 Nov

JONES, KENNETH  (N4004731) age: 47

WO

He was serving at RAF Honington at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained, however his death was registered in Wayland.  He is buried in St Mary's Churchyard, Watton

28 Nov

PENNINGTON, JAMES DAVID DIXON  (2608979) age: 43

Wg Cdr

He was probably on the non-effective establishment of RAF Uxbridge and died in the RAF Hospital at Halton as his death was registered in Aylesbury.  He was cremated at Breakspear Crematorium

1 Dec

RILEY, JOHN  (T4021963) age: 46

Flt Sgt

He was serving at RAF Cranwell but probably died in the RAF Hospital at Halton as his death was registered in Aylesbury.  Details of his burial have not been ascertained

4 Dec

ROBERTS, JOHN PETER MITCHELL  (F8020137) age: 18

App

He was either serving at RAF Halton or died in the RAF Hospital at Halton as his death was registered in Aylesbury.  Details of his burial have not been ascertained

4 Dec

BROOKS, MICHAEL JAMES  (D1962229) age: 24

SAC

He was serving at RAF Rheindahlen at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have not yet been ascertained.  Details of his burial have not been ascertained

6 Dec

MULDOON, HUGH  (B8114459) age: 17

LAC

He was serving at RAF Coningsby where he was killed in an accident.  Details of his burial have not been ascertained.

6 Dec

HART, MICHAEL JOHN  (A1942778) age: 31

Cpl

He was serving at RAF Finningley at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained, however his death was registered in Bristol.  Details of his burial have not been ascertained

13 Dec

MASSEY, BERNARD  (W4240929) age: 35

Cpl

He was serving at RAF Marham at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained, however his death was registered in Kingston upon Thames.  He was cremated at Cottingley Hall Crematorium, Leeds

17 Dec

JELLICOE, BRIAN ALAN  (4231905) age: 30

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Phantom FGR Mk 2, XV463 of No 41 Sqn, which flew into the Solway Firth near Mawbury after control was lost.  He is buried in Coningsby Cemetery

17 Dec

TENNET, HENRY KEITH  (5201815) age: 29

Flt Lt

He was killed whilst flying in Phantom FGR Mk 2, XV463 of No 41 Sqn, which flew into the Solway Firth near Mawbury after control was lost.  He is buried in Coningsby Cemetery

21 Dec

RUSSELL, WILLIAM  (N2418979) age: 45

Sgt

He was serving at RAF Akrotiri at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have not yet been ascertained.  Details of his burial have not been ascertained

22 Dec

HAMLETT, DAVID ANDREW  (P8103546) age: 22

Jnr Tech

He was serving at RAF Henlow and was killed when his motorcycle collided with the rear of a stationary lorry which had already been in a collision with two cars on the A361 near Devizes.  Details of his burial have not been ascertained.

24 Dec

SIDWELLS, PETER  (T4193627) age: 39

Cpl

He was serving at RAF Tengah at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have not yet been ascertained.  Details of his burial have not been ascertained

27 Dec

MILBURN, HARRY  (M0578726) age: 50

WO

He was serving at RAF Luqa at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have not yet been ascertained.  He is buried in Imtarfa Military Cemetery

28 Dec

BOBBY, FREDERICK JOHN  (N4238719) age: 35

Cpl

He was serving at RAF Honington at the time of his death, the circumstances of which have yet to be ascertained, however his death was registered in Norwich Outer.  He is buried in St Mary's Churchyard, Thetford

28 Dec

MILLER, DERRICK FRANCIS  (153186) age: 52

Gp Capt

He was probably on the non-effective establishment of RAF Innsworth and died in the RAF Hospital at Halton as his death was registered in Aylesbury.  He is buried in Eastgate Cemetery

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