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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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AIR81/500Aircraftman 1st Class R Bird: report of death; bomb exploding on burning aircraft at Faux Villecerf, France, 20 May 1940.C14502202
AIR81/501Pilot Officer M L G Henderson: report of death. Pilot Officer V Kelly: prisoner of war; Lysander L6849 crashed near Boulogne, France, 22 May 1940. Note: With mapC14502122
AIR81/502Flying Officer C J H Riddle: missing, later reported safe; Hurricane L2088 failed to return from an operational flight, France, 22 May 1940.C14502123
AIR81/503Pilot Officer R Herrick: prisoner of war; Hurricane L2140 crashed east of Brussels, Belgium, 19 May 1940.C14502124
AIR81/504Sergeant P H Klipsch: report of death; Spitfire P9373 crashed at Wierre-Effroy, France, 23 May 1940.C14502125
AIR81/505Leading Aircraftman H G Jones: report of death. Pilot Officer G Grant-Govan: injured; Lysander P1672 exploded on landing at Bekesbourne near Canterbury, Kent, 22 May 1940.C14502126
AIR81/506Flying Officer V G L D Byrne: prisoner of war; Spitfire K9867 failed to return from patrol of the south of Calais, France, 23 May 1940.C14502127
AIR81/507Squadron Leader R J Bushell: report of death; attempted to escape whilst a prisoner of war at Stalag Luft III ('the Great Escape'), 25 March 1944. Prisoner of war; Spitfire PN3194 failed to return from an operational flight, shot down near Boulogne, France, 23 May 1940.C14502128
AIR81/508Pilot Officer J Flinders: missing, later reported safe; Hurricane N2527, France, 23 May 1940.C14502129
AIR81/509Flying Officer J A Gillies: prisoner of war; Spitfire failed to return from an operational flight, 23 May 1940.C14502130
AIR81/510Flying Officer L R Dorrien-Smith: missing presumed dead; Hurricane L2145 failed to return from an operational flight over France, 20 May 1940.C14502131
AIR81/511Flying Officer C P Green: wounded; Spitfire P9374 hit by enemy gunfire, France, 23 May 1940.C14502132
AIR81/512Pilot Officer P A G Learmond: missing presumed dead; Spitfire P9370 failed to return from an operational flight over the French coast, 23 May 1940.C14502133
AIR81/513Leading Aircraftman P R Whittle and Sergeant P A M Burrell: report of deaths. Flying Officer R H Jacoby: prisoner of war; Blenheim L8834 crashed at the Somme, France, 23 May 1940.C14502134
AIR81/514Sergeant G L Nowell: missing presumed dead; Hurricane P3550 crashed near Ypres, Belgium, 23 May 1940.C14502135
AIR81/515Aircraftman 2nd Class A W Elliot, Sergeant J W Hartfield and Sergeant F Phillipson: report of deaths; Blenheim L4828 crashed at Neufchatel, France, 22 May 1940. Note: With photographsC14502136
AIR81/516Sergeant J A D Beattie: uninjured. Acting Wing Commander J G Llewelyn and Pilot Officer W G Edwards: report of deaths; Blenheim P4909 crashed at Sailly-Labourse, France, 23 May 1940.C14502137
AIR81/517Flight Lieutenant P G Leeson: prisoner of war; Hurricane L2121 failed to return from an operational flight over Arras, France, 23 May 1940.C14502138
AIR81/518Flying Officer G W B Austin: injured; Hurricane N2349 crashed at Vermilles, France, 22 May 1940.C14502139
AIR81/519Sergeant G T Mundell, Aircraftman 2nd Class J W Crook and Flying Officer A K Holdsworth: injured. Acting Flight Lieutenant I D Grant-Crawford, Aircraftman 2nd Class J Burton and Aircraftman 1st Class E S Hewitt: report of deaths; Wellington P9270, 24 May1940.C14502140
AIR81/520Flying Officer G F M Wright: report of death; Hurricane L2120 crashed at Simencourt, France, 22 May 1940.C14502141
AIR81/521Flying Officer A P Reed and Pilot Officer I Dromgoole: report of deaths; Lysander crashed between Bertangles and Amiens/Glisy, France, 19 May 1940.C14502142
AIR81/522Flight Lieutenant P F Cazenove: prisoner of war; Spitfire P9374 failed to return from an operational flight over the French Coast, Calais, France, 24 May 1940.C14502143
AIR81/523Sergeant E Tucker, Leading Aircraftman C W Thompson and Pilot Officer J G Masters: report of deaths; Blenheim L9403 crashed at Morval, France, 23 May 1940.C14502144
AIR81/524Leading Aircraftman R J Thornton and Pilot Officer J A Plumb: report of deaths; Lysander crashed near Roubaix, France, 19 May 1940.C14502145
AIR81/525Corporal W Crook, Sergeant H G Collins, Pilot Officer D C Barker, Acting Squadron Leader C E Johnson: report of deaths; Hampden L4171 crashed at Aachen, Germany, 24 May 1940.C14502146
AIR81/526Sergeant A J Haygreen, Aircraftman 2nd Class H Spear and Flying Officer S G L Pepys: prisoners of war; Blenheim R3691 crashed at St Omer, France, 23 May 1940.C14502147
AIR81/527Aircraftman 2nd Class A W A Coull, Sergeant E Wigham and Pilot Officer W D Finlayson: report of deaths; Battle K9481, 24 May 1940.C14502148
AIR81/528Acting Flight Lieutenant W P F Treacy: missing, later reported safe; Spitfire K9992 failed to return from an operational flight, 24 May 1940.C14502016
AIR81/529Pilot Officer C F Currant: injured; Hurricane P3575 hit by enemy gunfire, 22 May 1940.C14502017
AIR81/530Leading Aircraftman A G Smith, Sergeant W Martin and Pilot Officer M E Ryan: report of deaths; Blenheim L9259 failed to return from an operational flight, shot down in the North Sea off Borkum Island, Germany, 24 May 1940.C14502018
AIR81/531Leading Aircraftman J Spencer, Aircraftman 1st Class H Wilkinson, Sergeant J Buckfield and Flight Sergeant J R Mirfin: prisoners of war. Acting Flight Lieutenant I L McLaren: report of death; Whitley N1361 crashed near Ochamps, Belgium, 23 May 1940.C14502019
AIR81/532Sergeant W M F Moffatt injured on landing by parachute; Hurricane L2058 in air operations over Northern France, 22 May 1940.C14502020
AIR81/533Sergeant E P Corrigan: report of death whilst a prisoner of war. Leading Aircraftman L Walker, Sergeant J W Wootton and Sergeant T G Ross: prisoners of war; Hampden L4146 force landed at Horb near Stuttgart, Germany, 24 May 1940.C14502021
AIR81/534Leading Aircraftman C Butterill and Pilot Officer L J Oldacres: report of deaths; Lysander crashed near Wambreches, France, 19 May 1940.C14502022
AIR81/535Sergeant E A Mould: missing, later returned safe; Spitfire K9952 failed to return from an operational flight off the French coast, 24 May 1940.C14502023
AIR81/536Pilot Officer G A Madore: report of death; Hurricane P2730 crashed at Sailly-sur-la-Lys, France, 23 May 1940.C14502024
AIR81/537Pilot Officer Benzie: injured; Hurricane P2550 force landed near Lens, France, 23 May 1940.C14502025
AIR81/538Flying Officer J W Graafstra: report of death; Hurricane P2809 crashed at Feuchy, France, 23 May 1940.C14502026
AIR81/539Pilot Officer J B Smiley: prisoner of war; Hurricane P3392 crashed near Arras, France, 23 May 1940.C14502027
AIR81/540Pilot Officer R D Aubert: missing presumed dead; Spitfire N3243 shot down in the vicinity of Dunkirk, France, 24 May 1940.C14502028
AIR81/541Pilot Officer E H Cross: report of death; SS Abukir torpedoed and sunk, 28 May 1940.C14502029
AIR81/542Leading Aircraftman R T Lang: injured; Blenheim L8743, 24 May 1940.C14502030
AIR81/543Acting Flight Lieutenant T N Linley: report of death; Spitfire P9455 crashed near Calais, France, 24 May 1940.C14502031
AIR81/544Acting Flight Lieutenant M C Pearson: missing presumed dead; Spitfire N3030 failed to return from an operational flight over Dunkirk, France, 27 May 1940.C14502032
AIR81/545Sergeant J W B Phillips: prisoner of war; Spitfire P9388 crashed at Calais, France, 24 May 1940; later escaped and returned to the UK through Spain; died in an aircraft accident, 25 March 1942.C14502033
AIR81/546Pilot Officer R A Sanders: report of death; Hurricane N2710 crashed near Arras, France, 20 May 1940; died on board Hospital Ship Worthing, 23 May 1940.C14502034
AIR81/547Pilot Officer H D Clark: injured; with the British Expeditionary Force (BEF) in France, 21 May 1940.C14502035
AIR81/548Pilot Officer M K Brown: injured; in France, 22 May 1940.C14502036
AIR81/549Flying Officer L E Chambers: prisoner of war; Hurricane failed to return from an operational flight, 25 May 1940.C14502037

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