RAF and Commonwealth Air Forces War Dead (Courtesy CWGC)
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122432 casualty records in this database.
119407 records (97.53%) are "Accounted for".
3025 records (2.47%) are still "Unaccounted".
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Year193919401941194219431944194519461947
Total Records6896885130362140729805330681372823891425
Accounted688 (99.85%)6867 (99.74%)12827 (98.40%)21089 (98.51%)29339 (98.44%)32512 (98.32%)13087 (95.33%)1927 (80.66%)1072 (75.23%)
Unaccounted1 (0.15%)18 (0.26%)209 (1.60%)318 (1.49%)466 (1.56%)556 (1.68%)641 (4.67%)462 (19.34%)353 (24.77%)

Numbers By Region

RegionTotal CasualtiesUnaccounted
UK / Home520421913 (3.68%)
SEAC8166797 (9.76%)
Africa2482138 (5.56%)
Middle East43586 (19.77%)
Africa - North675962 (0.92%)
Pacific458715 (0.33%)
Mediterranean642912 (0.19%)
Europe371341 (0.00%)
Americas43980 (0.00%)

Numbers By Country

RegionTotal CasualtiesUnaccounted
United Kingdom520421913 (3.68%)
India2069673 (32.53%)
South Africa126485 (6.72%)
Iraq30084 (28.00%)
Singapore312755 (1.76%)
Egypt508652 (1.02%)
Pakistan23326 (11.16%)
Zimbabwe44422 (4.95%)
Bangladesh35918 (5.01%)
Sri Lanka26713 (4.87%)
Ghana7613 (17.11%)
Myanmar52312 (2.29%)
Algeria4469 (2.02%)
New Zealand4887 (1.43%)
Australia27067 (0.26%)
Sierra Leone657 (10.77%)
Italy24617 (0.28%)
Gambia524 (7.69%)
Namibia33 (100.00%)
Nigeria783 (3.85%)

Numbers By Force

ForceTotal CasualtiesUnaccounted
Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve672771732 (2.57%)
Royal Indian Air Force897530 (59.09%)
Royal Air Force15277427 (2.80%)
R.A.F. Iraq Levies14486 (59.72%)
South African Air Force266883 (3.11%)
Royal Air Force (Auxiliary Air Force)78778 (9.91%)
West African Air Corps2827 (96.43%)
Rhodesia Air Askari Corps7322 (30.14%)
Women's Auxiliary Air Force (S.A.A.F.)399 (23.08%)
Royal Australian Air Force110716 (0.05%)
Royal New Zealand Air Force37785 (0.13%)
Malayan Volunteer Air Force134 (30.77%)
Burma Volunteer Air Force84 (50.00%)
Polish Air Force14623 (0.21%)
Royal Air Force (RAFO)1163 (2.59%)
New Zealand Women's Auxiliary Air Force102 (20.00%)
Greek Air Force512 (3.92%)
Women's Auxiliary Australian Air Force591 (1.69%)
Civilian Technical Corps220 (0.00%)
Southern Rhodesia Women's Auxiliary Air Service50 (0.00%)

Charts by Year : All Years | 1939 | 1940 | 1941 | 1942 | 1943 | 1944 | 1945 | 1946 | 1947

Available Charts : Monthly totals (and Completion %age) | Totals by Country | Totals by Conflict Region | by Aircraft Type


Unaccounted Totals by Month and Year

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The Updated Data in its current form is the copyright of RAFCommands.com unless otherwise stated. The Commonwealth War Graves Commission is acknowledged as the source of the primary material. Additional Contributions by RAF Commands Forum Members: wwrsimon, Alex Smart, Dennis Burke, COL BRUGGY, Dick, Paul McMillan, Ross McNeill, alclark, Martyn A Critchlow, davew, Pavel Vancata (CZ_RAF), thorne83, Kiran Toor (Amrit), Rich Allenby, AlanW, alieneyes, Resmoroh, Bill Walker, Theletterwriter, phill jones, John Larder, Brian (Lyffe), AL90, Ken MacLean, Marks, Andy Ingham, John Englsted (JohnE) and many others. Off Forum Contributions by Jonathan Heyworth, Andrew Curtis, Russell Guest and Glenda Godfrey.

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