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This is a database of AIR81 Records. Courtesy of Paul McMillan. The data is being cross linked to the CWGC DB.. Work in Progress.

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There are a total of 9183 records in this database. Your current query returns 3208 records. You can click on the result fields to narrow the search.

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AIR81/632Acting Flight Lieutenant C G C Olive: missing, later reported safe; Spitfire K9903 failed to return from an operational flight over the French coast, 28 May 1940.C14502053
AIR81/633Sergeant A C Bailey: prisoner of war; Hurricane N2711 crashed between Dunkirk and St Omer, France 27 May 1940.C14502054
AIR81/634Leading Aircraftman S Hurley and Leading Aircraftman R P Jones: report of deaths during an air raid in Norway, 27 May 1940.C14502055
AIR81/635Pilot Officer P McL Peace and Corporal R A Tamblin: report of deaths; Lysander N1298 shot down over Rumes, Belgium, 21 May 1940. Note: With aircraft identification plateC14502056
AIR81/636Pilot Officer A Elson: missing presumed dead; Hurricane P2733 in air operations over Dunkirk and Calais, France, 27 May 1940.C14502057
AIR81/637Pilot Officer R W Shrewsbury and Pilot Officer R W Burton: report of deaths; Hurricane crashed near Arras, France, 20 May 1940.C14502058
AIR81/638Pilot Officer J H Ashton: missing, later reported safe; Hurricane N2713 in air operations over Dunkirk and Calais, France, 27 May 1940.C14502059
AIR81/639Flight Lieutenant A H Deacon: prisoner of war; Hurricane L1746 crashed near Ostend, Belgium, 28 May 1940.C14502060
AIR81/643Sergeant Lishman: injured; Hurricane P2834 crashed into the sea, 28 May 1940.C14502064
AIR81/653Pilot Officer E C J Wakeham: injured; Hurricane P3314 in air operations over Dunkirk and Calais, France, 27 May 1940.C14502236
AIR81/663Pilot Officer A MacLeod and Acting Pilot Officer J E Hatfield: report of deaths; Defiant L7007 crashed at sea off the Dunkirk area, France, 28 May 1940.C14502246
AIR81/673Leading Aircraftman F S Cunningham: injured; Anson R3312 hit by enemy action whilst on patrol, France, 29 May 1940.C14502256
AIR81/683Flying Officer G D Ayre: report of death; Spitfire L1085 crashed on return to the UK from flight over France, 30 May 1940.C14502347
AIR81/693Sergeant S A Hillman: report of death; Hurricane N2551 crashed into the English Channel, 28 May 1940.C14502357
AIR81/703Flying Officer W N Gray: report of death; Hurricane P3361 in air operations over Dunkirk, France, 31 May 1940.C14502480
AIR81/713Sergeant L J White: report of death; Spitfire N3232 in air operations over Dunkirk, France, 1 June 1940. Note: With photographsC14502490
AIR81/723Pilot Officer W Stapleton: prisoner of war; Spitfire N3107 in air operations over Dunkirk, France, 1 June 1940.C14502500
AIR81/730Sergeant G C Bennett: injured; Spitfire L1087 crashed into the English Channel, 31 May 1940.C14502614
AIR81/731Flying Officer J Dawson: missing presumed dead; Spitfire N3222 in air operations over Dunkirk, France, 1 June 1940.C14502615
AIR81/732Aircraftman 2nd Class W J Smith: report of death. Flying Officer A W G Whitehead, Pilot Officer H M Jones and Aircraftman 1st Class J L Watchous: uninjured; Anson N9439 damaged in air operations over Dunkirk, France, 1 June 1940.C14502616
AIR81/733Sergeant J McLean, Sergeant J Bridge, Sergeant E A Downham, Sergeant D Atack and Flying Officer R C Simmons: missing presumed dead; Wellington P9288 crashed at sea off Dunkirk, France, 1 June 1940.C14502617
AIR81/734Flying Officer I B N Russell: report of death; Spitfire L1058 in air operations over Dunkirk, France, 1 June 1940.C14502618
AIR81/735Flying Officer G L Chambers: missing presumed dead; Spitfire N3274 in air operations over Dunkirk, France, 31 May 1940.C14502619
AIR81/736Leading Aircraftman R E Chamberlain: injured; Anson N5232 in air operations over Dunkirk, France, 1 June 1940.C14502620
AIR81/737Pilot Officer T C Hey: report of death; Spitfire L1053 failed to return from air operations over Dunkirk, France, 1 June 1940. Note: With identity discsC14502621
AIR81/738Sergeant S B Johnson: missing presumed dead; Defiant L6980 in air operations over Belgium, 31 May 1940.C14502622
AIR81/739Sergeant R Roskrow and Flying Officer J W Baird: report of deaths. Pilot Officer G W Spiers: uninjured; Blenheim L9481 in air operations over Dunkirk, France, 1 June 1940.C14502623
AIR81/743Flight Lieutenant L T W Thornley: report of death; aircraft Hurricane N2335 in France, 16 May 1940.C14502627
AIR81/753Sergeant J A Potter: prisoner of war, later reported safe; Spitfire K9832 failed to return from air operations over Dunkirk, France, 1 June 1940.C14502637
AIR81/763Sergeant D Flynn: prisoner of war; Hurricane P2527 crash landed near Calais, France, 2 June 1940.C14502372
AIR81/773Corporal J C Douglas: missing, later reported safe; evacuation of British Expeditionary Force (BEF), 31 May 1940.C14502382
AIR81/783Temporary Sergeant R D K Cochrane and Pilot Officer D G Fevez: report of deaths; Lysander NR1211 crashed in the vicinity of Ercourt, France, 5 June 1940.C14502454
AIR81/793Sergeant D E Peters, Sergeant D J Rice and Sergeant R C Moffat: prisoners of war; Blenheim P4927 failed to return from air operations over France, 6 June 1940.C14502464
AIR81/803Leading Aircraftman V W Guest, Corporal F C Gibbons, Corporal R H Jannaway, Leading Aircraftman F J Hampton, Leading Aircraftman C R Fawcitt, Leading Aircraftman H Harfitt, Leading Aircraftman R J Ventham, Leading Aircraftman F Smith, Leading Aircraftman F Piper, Leading E F Marks, Leading Aircraftman A H E Joliffe, Temporary Corporal G F Harris, Leading Aircraftman L F Collins, Temporary Sergeant W A Tinker, Corporal H Philpott, Leading Aircraftman H V Richmond, Leading Aircraftman J Prideaux and Leading Aircraftman F G Bowen: missing, later reported as safe; failed to return from convoy duty of the evacuation of No. 53 Wing from France, late May/early June 1940.C14502474
AIR81/813Pilot Officer G I Cherrington: report of death; Hurricane N2582 crashed at Saint-Saens, France, 8 June 1940.C14502536
AIR81/823Sergeant P G Ottewill injured, missing, later reported as safe; Hurricane L1608 failed to return from air operations over France, 7 June 1940.C14502546
AIR81/830Flying Officer T E Hubbard: missing, later reported safe; Hurricane P3484 reported to have crashed south of Amiens, France, 7 June 1940.C14502553
AIR81/831Sergeant A B Langford, Sergeant H T Denison and Pilot Officer R H M Bennett: missing, later reported as safe, Blenheim R3685 failed to return from air operations, 9 June 1940.C14502554
AIR81/832Flying Officer C Y Buckley and Sergeant E H B Cotton: prisoners of war. Pilot Officer C Campbell: report of death; Blenheim R3739 crashed near Poix-de-Picardie, France, 9 June 1940. Note: With map, photographs and aircraft platesC14502555
AIR81/833Leading Aircraftman C S Burt and Sergeant J P Boddington: report of deaths. Flying Officer T F S Brereton: prisoner of war; Battle L5546 crashed near Poix, France, 8 June 1940.C14502556
AIR81/834Sergeant J Fraser and Sergeant H C Davies, Squadron Leader L S Lawrence and Flying Officer J R Guthrie: report of deaths; Hampden P4336 crashed at Kaiserwerth, north of Dusseldorf, Germany, 9 June 1940.C14502640
AIR81/835Pilot Officer D G Gribble: missing, later reported safe; Spitfire N3103 in air operations near Gravelines, France, 25 May 1940.C14502641
AIR81/836Pilot Officer K R K Smetten, Sergeant A Horsfall and Temporary Sergeant G Ashmore: uninjured. Flying Officer D J French: injured; Hampden IPI1327 in air operations, Dusseldorf, Germany, 10 June 1940.C14502642
AIR81/837Squadron Leader J B Tait, Pilot Officer R G Brodie, Sergeant A A Griffin and Sergeant B A Curtis: uninjured. Sergeant R W MacNeil: injured; Whitley N1414 hit by anti-aircraft fire, 10 June 1940.C14502643
AIR81/838Leading Aircraftman J G B Thomas, Sergeant P D H McGovern and Pilot Officer C W Handley: report of deaths; Blenheim L9317 crashed at Charroux, France, 18 June 1940.C14502644
AIR81/839Pilot Officer D G MacQueen: report of death; Hurricane P2767 crashed near Reims, France, 9 June 1940.C14502645
AIR81/843Squadron Leader H G Lee; injured; Battle L5246 suffered engine failure during air operations over La Ferte, Villeneuil, France, 10 June 1940.C14502649
AIR81/853RAF personnel lost due to the sinking of HMS Glorious off Norway, 8 June 1940.C14502659
AIR81/863Sergeant B B Hall: injured. Pilot Officer K R Sutton and Leading Aircraftman P W Duckers: uninjured; Battle L2321 in air operations, 11 June 1940.C14502509
AIR81/873Sergeant F D Flinn, Sergeant S W Shirley, Leading Aircraftman A J Thomas and Aircraftman 1st Class A O'Malley: injured; Beaufort L4489 hit by enemy anti-aircraft fire at Grutness Bay, Sumburgh, Shetland Islands, 13 June 1940.C14502519

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