RAF and Commonwealth Air Forces War Dead (Courtesy CWGC)
Database :: War Dead :: Charts

RAF and Commonwealth Air Forces Roll of Honour - The Unaccounted Airmen Project

This is a database of all commonwealth airforces casualities in the Second World War. The primary data is taken from the CWGC site, but the data is enhanced by the AIR81 data from the National Archives and the Unaccounted Airmen and Airwomen Project that was initiated by the late Henk Welting, and being continued by the forum members. This tool helps you to easily search for a casualty based on partial name or number, exact date or year of death, provide the aircraft associated with the casualty or details. View the month by month coverage details.

The data continously feeds into some Graphical Charts : View some of the charts here

122357 casualty records in this database.
106638 records (87.15%) are "Accounted for".
97281 are related to aircraft incidents and
9359 are non-aviation deaths..

We acknowledge that the data compiled here comes from multiple sources. National Archive ORBs (links given) and other external websites. Even for external websites - it is quite likely that they refer to published material on RAF history and losses. Some of these books/authors are acknowledged in our Essential RAF Researchers Book List. These Authors include (But not limited to) Bill Chorley, Colin Cummings, David Gunby, J J Halley,Ross McNeill and Pelham Temple. Additionally, the data on this site could not have been made possible without the serious contribution and help of the following websites. International Bomber Command Centre | Malcolm Barrass' RAFWEB : Air of Authority | National Archives (UK) | Air Crew Remembered

By year of death : 1939 | 1940 | 1941 | 1942 | 1943 | 1944 | 1945 | 1946 | 1947

Your current query terms 1943-04-06 returns 34 records, 25 records (73.53%) have circumstances of death. 9 records (26.47%) do not have details.

Name
Number
Date/Year/Month
<< >>
Unit
Trade
Force
Region
Country
Cemetery
Aircraft Name
Aircraft #
Unacc?
For additional details around the circumstances of some of the casualities, Check the "Unaccounted Airmen" thread at 430406 - Unaccounted airman - 6-4-1943
Rank Name, Number, Trade & Details DateUnit Country Cemetery/Memorial & Loc Ref
Aircraftman 2nd ClassKenneth James BARNWELL (20161)   1943-04-06 AustraliaTaabinga Cemetery
SergeantJohn Campbell LAWRENCE (411150)   1943-04-06 AustraliaTaabinga Cemetery
Enrolled FollowerV R ANANJAN (8408)   1943-04-06 IndiaDelhi / Karachi 1939-1945 War
Leading AircraftmanJohn Ross HADLEY (422944)   1943-04-06 New ZealandBalcairn Cemetery
Enrolled Follower ABDUL RAHMAN (IND/51398)   1943-04-06 SingaporeSingapore Memorial
SergeantWilliam Bruce WARD (411622)   1943-04-06 TunisiaMedjez-El-Bab War Cemetery
Leading AircraftmanJohn McLEAN (850161)   1943-04-06 United KingdomSolihull Cemetery
SergeantPaul STRINGFELLOW (1052523) Observer Hudson VI FK384   1943-04-06117 Sqdn AIR27 MaltaMalta (Capuccini) Naval Cemete
Flight SergeantNoel Leslie GORDON (408839) Spitfire EN355   1943-04-06145 Sqdn AIR27 AlgeriaEl Alia Cemetery
Flight SergeantJoseph John BRITTON (1182532) Wellington III BJ979  IBCC 1943-04-0616 OTU United KingdomRunnymede Memorial
Flight SergeantJohn Thomas HOUGHTON (1336140) Wellington III BJ979  IBCC 1943-04-0616 OTU United KingdomRunnymede Memorial
Pilot OfficerJames Frederick KING (134158) Wellington III BJ979  IBCC 1943-04-0616 OTU United KingdomRunnymede Memorial
SergeantHarold MOTTERSHEAD (657070) Wellington III BJ979  IBCC 1943-04-0616 OTU United KingdomRunnymede Memorial
SergeantEdward George UFTON (957871) Wellington III BJ979  IBCC 1943-04-0616 OTU United KingdomRunnymede Memorial
SergeantRichmond BROUGH (416084) Pilot GD413  IBCC 1943-04-061663 HCU United KingdomDriffield Cemetery
SergeantVernon Clifford BURT (524215) Bomb Aimer GD413  IBCC 1943-04-061663 HCU United KingdomSouth Ealing Cemetery
Aircraftman 2nd ClassDonald William CRESSWELL (1678544) GD413  IBCC 1943-04-061663 HCU United KingdomCoalville (Broom Leys) Cemeter
Pilot OfficerRalph Ernest JEFFERY (142511) Air Gunner GD413  IBCC 1943-04-061663 HCU United KingdomDriffield Cemetery
SergeantThomas Raymond LAWRENCE (591258) Air Gunner GD413  IBCC 1943-04-061663 HCU United KingdomMiddlesbrough (Acklam) Cemeter
SergeantHarold Widdrington O'CONNOR (1670354) Air Gunner GD413  IBCC 1943-04-061663 HCU United KingdomSunderland (Mere Knolls) Cemet
Pilot OfficerStockton Gowland RAWLING (136317) Pilot GD413  IBCC 1943-04-061663 HCU United KingdomBristol (Greenbank) Cemetery
SergeantDavid John REES (1314623) Air Gunner GD413  IBCC 1943-04-061663 HCU United KingdomPort Talbot (Goytre) Cemetery
SergeantCharles Phillip SHEPPARD (1267634) Wireless Op GD413  IBCC 1943-04-061663 HCU United KingdomPlumstead Cemetery
SergeantRobert James TARREN (1238778) Pilot GD413  IBCC 1943-04-061663 HCU United KingdomFinstall (St. Godwald) Churchy
SergeantPeter Arnaud TINCH (616470) Flight Engi GD413  IBCC 1943-04-061663 HCU United KingdomDriffield Cemetery
SergeantFrederick Hensher WARREN (1315426) Air Gunner GD413  IBCC 1943-04-061663 HCU United KingdomDriffield Cemetery
Starszy SzeregowiecHipolit LICHMIRA (P/703470)   1943-04-06307 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomExeter Higher Cemetery
SergeantBasil James THOMPSON (1078043) Hurricane II HV410   1943-04-0632 Sqdn AIR27 MaltaMalta Memorial
SergeantJames Henry Lloyd EDWARDS (1380763) Wireless Op Blenheim V BA741  Forum Post 1943-04-0642 OTU United KingdomBeaufort (St. David) Churchyar
SergeantAlbert Charles ASH (R/118066) Pilot Wellington X HE743  IBCC 1943-04-06427 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomDarlington West Cemetery
SergeantJames Keith DODDS (1126307) Wireless Op Wellington X HE743  IBCC 1943-04-06427 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomHartlepool (Stranton) Cemetery
Flight SergeantPatrick HALL (1380732)   1943-04-0643 Sqdn AIR27 AlgeriaBone War Cemetery, Annaba
Leading AircraftmanEdward William Roberts BOLTON (R/75057)  Archive Post 1943-04-065 EFTS CanadaCalgary (Burnsland) Cemetery
SergeantBaron Etienne Jean Marie VAN ZUYLEN VAN NYEVELT (1424967) Typhoon IB DN416   1943-04-06609 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomRunnymede Memorial

Pages 1

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.

The URL for this page is Here is a Clickable Link
Like what you see? You can support this site!