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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 casuality based on partial name or number, exact date or year of death, provide the aircraft associated with the casuality or details. View the month by month coverage details.

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

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

There are a total of 122357 casuality records in this database. About 73078 records (59.73%) have some details on circumstances of death.
Your current query returns 10 records,
5 records (50.00%) have circumstances of death.
5 records (50.00%) do not have details. You can click on the result fields to narrow the search.

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Aircraft Type
Aircraft #
Rank Name, Number, Trade & Details DateUnit Country Cemetary/Memorial & Loc Ref
SergeantFrancis Frederick BOUSFIELD (565845) Pilot Hudson I N7256  NA/PRO 1940-01-07233 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomOldham (Hollinwood) Cemetery
Leading AircraftmanHerbert Arthur WILLIAMS (751036) U/T Navigator Anson I N4943  AIR81/1812 1940-01-311 AONS United KingdomOldham (Hollinwood) Cemetery
Pilot OfficerNorman WOLFENDEN (112760) Observer   1942-03-30 United KingdomOldham (Hollinwood) Cemetery
SergeantGeoffrey QUARMBY (1093166) Navigator   1942-08-19 United KingdomOldham (Hollinwood) Cemetery
Aircraftman 1st ClassWilliam WOLSTENCROFT (1511300)   1942-09-07 United KingdomOldham (Hollinwood) Cemetery
CorporalTom WISEMAN (994603) U/T Air Bomber   1942-09-24 United KingdomOldham (Hollinwood) Cemetery
SergeantWilliam TRAVIS (1508761) Pilot   1943-08-12 United KingdomOldham (Hollinwood) Cemetery
SergeantHerbert SMITH (2211926) Air Gunner Halifax II JP190  IBCC 1944-04-011656 HCU United KingdomOldham (Hollinwood) Cemetery
SergeantJohn Harrison BRIERLEY (2219145) Air Gunner Wellington MF562  IBCC 1944-09-0814 OTU United KingdomOldham (Hollinwood) Cemetery
SergeantJack WATERS (222048) Air Gunner Lancaster III NE179  IBCC 1945-02-191669 HCU United KingdomOldham (Hollinwood) Cemetery

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