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

122,434 casualty records in this database.
115,669 records (94.47%) are "Accounted for".
99,698 are aviation. 15,971 are non-aviation deaths.
6,765 are still unaccounted.
39 records have photographs

This is a database of all commonwealth airforces casualities in the Second World War. The primary data is taken from the CWGC site, and has been 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 site 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. Click on Surname to see more details, and sources.

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

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

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Your current query terms 1944 returns 33069 records, 31716 records (95.91%) have circumstances of death. 1353 records (4.09%) do not have details.

Rank Name, Number, Trade & Details DateUnit Country Cemetery/Memorial & Loc Ref
Wing CommanderJohn Scott WILLIAMS (C/2729)  Forum Post 1944-01-01 CanadaMontreal (Mount Royal) Cemeter
Enrolled Follower RAMAN (58129)   1944-01-01 IndiaDelhi / Karachi 1939-1945 War
Flight SergeantLeslie George YOUNGE-HART (1390670)   1944-01-01 ItalyBari War Cemetery
Leading AircraftmanLeslie Alfred WOODBRIDGE (56981)  More Details 1944-01-01 Papua New GuineaPort Moresby (Bomana) War Ceme
Leading AircraftmanJames Walter WOODS (41254)  More Details 1944-01-01 Papua New GuineaPort Moresby (Bomana) War Ceme
Air MechanicIzak G J. DU PLESSIS (312538V)  Ext Link 1944-01-01 South AfricaGermiston (Primrose) Cemetery
Leading AircraftmanRobert McFARLANE (1001904)  More Details 1944-01-01 TunisiaMassicault War Cemetery
Aircraftman 1st ClassDavid DOUGLAS (1374193)  Forum Post 1944-01-01 United KingdomCambusnethan Cemetery
SergeantEdward SCOTT (1134688) Wireless Op   1944-01-01 United KingdomMedomsley (St. Mary Magdalane)
CorporalWilliam George Victor SIMPSON (799744)   1944-01-01 United KingdomTorquay Cemetery And Extension
SergeantDonald Stuart ROBERTSON (R/179340) Pilot Oxford LW914  More Details 1944-01-0111 AFU United KingdomChester (Blacon) Cemetery
Leading AircraftwomanAnnie PARKIN (W/309495)  Forum Post 1944-01-0116 SFTS CanadaSussex (Kirk Hill) Cemetery, K
SergeantWilliam Garnet RUSSELL (4213125) Kittyhawk P-40 NZ 3222  Ext Link  Ext Link 1944-01-0118 Sqdn RNZAF AIR27 New ZealandAuckland (Waikumete) Crematori
Flight LieutenantRaymond HARTLEY (88225) Typhoon IB JR213  Ext Link 1944-01-01183 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomBrookwood Military Cemetery
Leading AircraftmanWilliam Gordon JONES (R/139691)  Ext Link 1944-01-0127 Radar Unit CanadaVancouver (Mountain View) Ceme
Leading AircraftmanJames Francis KELLY (R/141186)  Ext Link 1944-01-0127 Radar Unit CanadaOttawa Memorial
SergeantKenneth Eastwood WALMSLEY (1750354) Air Gunner Wellington Ic R1086  IBCC 1944-01-0128 OTU United KingdomManchester Crematorium
Flying OfficerArchibald Neville BOOK (J/23434) Pilot Beaufighter TFX NE309   1944-01-01304 FTU United KingdomBowmore New Parish Churchyard,
Flying OfficerPirojshah (Piloo) REPORTER (1613) Hurricane  Forum Post 1944-01-016 Sqdn IAF AIR27 MyanmarTaukkyan War Cemetery
Flying OfficerDonald Glyndwr GREVILLE (143449) Pilot Lysander II R2034   1944-01-0163 OTU United KingdomDrefach (Capel Seion) Congrega
Flying OfficerGeorge Gladstone Aloysious GREEN (C/6331)  Forum Post 1944-01-02 CanadaDundas (St. Augustine's) Cemet
Aircraftman 1st ClassSydney Herbert BARTRUM (1724958)   1944-01-02 United KingdomMitcham (London Road) Cemetery
CorporalMary Dorothea PHILP (421944)  Ext Link 1944-01-02 United KingdomGloucester Old Cemetery
Leading AircraftmanFrancis William TURNER (1251390)  More Details 1944-01-02 United KingdomWillesden New Cemetery
Flying OfficerRussell Barton Remington SHETLIFFE (100156)  Forum Post 1944-01-021 ADU EgyptHeliopolis War Cemetery
Flight SergeantRoy William CHINERY (568065) Pilot Lancaster III JB740  IBCC 1944-01-02100 Sqdn AIR27 GermanyHanover War Cemetery
Flight SergeantJohn Aldridge DWELLY (1324551) Navigator Lancaster III JB740  IBCC 1944-01-02100 Sqdn AIR27 GermanyHanover War Cemetery
SergeantDudley Sydney FAWCETT (1485213) Flight Engi Lancaster III JB740  IBCC 1944-01-02100 Sqdn AIR27 GermanyHanover War Cemetery
SergeantJack Bernard GOORAVITCH (1894978) Air Gunner Lancaster III JB740  IBCC 1944-01-02100 Sqdn AIR27 GermanyHanover War Cemetery
SergeantDavid Richard JESSOP (1390320) Air Bomber Lancaster III JB740  IBCC 1944-01-02100 Sqdn AIR27 GermanyHanover War Cemetery
SergeantGlyn JOHN (1316412) Wireless Op Lancaster III JB740  IBCC 1944-01-02100 Sqdn AIR27 GermanyHanover War Cemetery
SergeantGuy MONK (749827) Air Gunner Lancaster III JB740  IBCC 1944-01-02100 Sqdn AIR27 GermanyHanover War Cemetery
SergeantThomas CALVERT (1623515) Lancaster DV307  IBCC 1944-01-02101 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomRunnymede Memorial
Flight LieutenantAlfred Herbert DURINGER (130448) Lancaster DV307  IBCC 1944-01-02101 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomRunnymede Memorial
Flying OfficerSidney Ivor KENNEDY (132867) Lancaster DV307  IBCC 1944-01-02101 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomRunnymede Memorial
Warrant OfficerSamuel Thomas PLAYER (908932) Lancaster DV307  IBCC 1944-01-02101 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomRunnymede Memorial
Squadron LeaderIan ROBERTSON (112684) Lancaster DV307  IBCC 1944-01-02101 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomRunnymede Memorial
Pilot OfficerThomas WRIGHT (161476) Lancaster DV307  IBCC 1944-01-02101 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomRunnymede Memorial
Pilot OfficerBernard William ZEAL (159439) Lancaster DV307  IBCC 1944-01-02101 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomRunnymede Memorial
SergeantGeorge Christie CONNON (1566901) Air Gunner Lancaster DV308  IBCC 1944-01-02101 Sqdn AIR27 BelgiumGosselies Communal Cemetery
SergeantLawrence Frazer SOMERS (1850393) Flight Engi Lancaster DV308  IBCC 1944-01-02101 Sqdn AIR27 BelgiumGosselies Communal Cemetery
Flying OfficerWilliam Edward SUDDICK (J/17136) Air Gunner Lancaster DV308  IBCC 1944-01-02101 Sqdn AIR27 BelgiumGosselies Communal Cemetery
Flying OfficerFrank Joseph ZUBIC (J/27319) Air Gunner Lancaster DV308  IBCC 1944-01-02101 Sqdn AIR27 BelgiumGosselies Communal Cemetery
SergeantEric EDGE (1074118) Wireless Op Lancaster III JB642  IBCC 1944-01-02106 Sqdn AIR27 GermanyHanover War Cemetery
Pilot OfficerFrederick Horace GARNETT (158579) Pilot Lancaster III JB642  IBCC 1944-01-02106 Sqdn AIR27 GermanyHanover War Cemetery
SergeantDavid McLEAN (949983) Flight Engi Lancaster III JB642  IBCC 1944-01-02106 Sqdn AIR27 GermanyHanover War Cemetery
SergeantErnest Montague John PEASE (1436156) Air Bomber Lancaster III JB642  IBCC 1944-01-02106 Sqdn AIR27 GermanyHanover War Cemetery
Flight SergeantTheophilus John THOMAS (1315500) Navigator Lancaster III JB642  IBCC 1944-01-02106 Sqdn AIR27 GermanyHanover War Cemetery
SergeantJohn Alfred WITHINGTON (1628244) Air Gunner Lancaster III JB642  IBCC 1944-01-02106 Sqdn AIR27 GermanyHanover War Cemetery
SergeantEdward Nichols BURTON (1494673) Navigator Lancaster III JB645  IBCC 1944-01-02106 Sqdn AIR27 GermanyBerlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery

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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 | Jagan Pillarisetti's Bharat-Rakshak.

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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