RAF and Commonwealth Air Forces War Dead (Courtesy CWGC)
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122434 casualty records in this database.
115668 records (94.47%) are "Accounted for".
6766 records (5.53%) are still "Unaccounted".
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Year193919401941194219431944194519461947
Total Records6896887130352140729805330691373023901422
Accounted688 (99.85%)6637 (96.37%)12494 (95.85%)20511 (95.81%)28674 (96.21%)31717 (95.91%)12345 (89.91%)1661 (69.50%)942 (66.24%)
Unaccounted1 (0.15%)250 (3.63%)541 (4.15%)896 (4.19%)1131 (3.79%)1352 (4.09%)1385 (10.09%)729 (30.50%)480 (33.76%)

Numbers By Region

RegionTotal CasualtiesUnaccounted
Europe891793795 (4.26%)
SEAC81661414 (17.32%)
Africa - North6759675 (9.99%)
Mediterranean6430391 (6.08%)
Africa2480245 (9.88%)
Middle East435200 (45.98%)
Pacific458726 (0.57%)
Americas439819 (0.43%)

Numbers By Country

RegionTotal CasualtiesUnaccounted
United Kingdom520453583 (6.88%)
India2069988 (47.75%)
Egypt5086464 (9.12%)
Italy2461190 (7.72%)
Iraq300170 (56.67%)
Singapore3127140 (4.48%)
Israel and Palestine (including Gaza)341107 (31.38%)
Germany16812107 (0.64%)
South Africa1262101 (8.00%)
Algeria44689 (19.96%)
Pakistan23388 (37.77%)
Libya66984 (12.56%)
Bangladesh35969 (19.22%)
Sri Lanka26766 (24.72%)
Malta270151 (1.89%)
Myanmar52349 (9.37%)
Netherlands614541 (0.67%)
Tunisia42237 (8.77%)
Belgium320333 (1.03%)
Zimbabwe44424 (5.41%)

Numbers By Force

ForceTotal CasualtiesUnaccounted
Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve672774383 (6.51%)
Royal Air Force152751085 (7.10%)
Royal Indian Air Force897606 (67.56%)
Women's Auxiliary Air Force731211 (28.86%)
Royal Air Force (Auxiliary Air Force)787129 (16.39%)
R.A.F. Iraq Levies144128 (88.89%)
South African Air Force2666106 (3.98%)
West African Air Corps2828 (100.00%)
Rhodesia Air Askari Corps7324 (32.88%)
Greek Air Force5114 (27.45%)
Women's Auxiliary Air Force (S.A.A.F.)3911 (28.21%)
Royal Australian Air Force110718 (0.07%)
Polish Air Force14627 (0.48%)
Royal Air Force (RAFO)1165 (4.31%)
Royal New Zealand Air Force37785 (0.13%)
Burma Volunteer Air Force85 (62.50%)
Malayan Volunteer Air Force134 (30.77%)
Italian Air Force63 (50.00%)
New Zealand Women's Auxiliary Air Force102 (20.00%)
Women's Auxiliary Australian Air Force591 (1.69%)

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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