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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 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.
106570 records (87.10%) are "Accounted for".
97250 are related to aircraft incidents and
9322 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 178 Sqdn returns 217 records, 209 records (96.31%) have circumstances of death. 8 records (3.69%) do not have details.

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Rank Name, Number, Trade & Details DateUnit Country Cemetery/Memorial & Loc Ref
Flight LieutenantPeter John Christopher BATEMAN-CHAMPAIN (108603) Liberator II AL638   1943-03-05178 Sqdn AIR27 ItalyMinturno War Cemetery
Flying OfficerStanley Sherwen BRAND (122361) Pilot Liberator II AL638   1943-03-05178 Sqdn AIR27 ItalyMinturno War Cemetery
SergeantStanley Nelson GODDARD (1153369) Wireless Op Liberator II AL638   1943-03-05178 Sqdn AIR27 ItalyMinturno War Cemetery
Flight SergeantJack HOYLAND (1379740) Air Gunner Liberator II AL638   1943-03-05178 Sqdn AIR27 ItalyMinturno War Cemetery
SergeantWilliam JOHNSON (1378982) Wireless Op Liberator II AL638   1943-03-05178 Sqdn AIR27 ItalyMinturno War Cemetery
Pilot OfficerDouglas Michael MITCHELL (134515) Navigator Liberator II AL638   1943-03-05178 Sqdn AIR27 ItalyMinturno War Cemetery
Flight SergeantJustin Vincent O'LOUGHLIN (416226) Liberator II AL638   1943-03-05178 Sqdn AIR27 ItalyMinturno War Cemetery
SergeantRobert PILSON (934460) Liberator II AL638   1943-03-05178 Sqdn AIR27 ItalyMinturno War Cemetery
SergeantGeorge Harold AUSTIN (915913) Wireless Op Liberator II AL565   1943-04-27178 Sqdn AIR27 ItalyBari War Cemetery
Warrant Officer Class IIThomas Edward LAVALLEE (R/117397) Air Gunner Liberator II AL565   1943-04-27178 Sqdn AIR27 ItalyBari War Cemetery
Flight LieutenantHorace Michael Dermott MAGILL (84004) Pilot Liberator II AL565   1943-04-27178 Sqdn AIR27 ItalyBari War Cemetery
SergeantJames Nelson McHARRIE (1351177) Air Gunner Liberator II AL565   1943-04-27178 Sqdn AIR27 ItalyBari War Cemetery
SergeantAlfred Dawson McKILLIGAN (657876) Pilot Liberator II AL565   1943-04-27178 Sqdn AIR27 ItalyBari War Cemetery
Flight SergeantRalph Edwin POWIS (R/96500) Wireless Op Liberator II AL565   1943-04-27178 Sqdn AIR27 ItalyBari War Cemetery
SergeantJames STEPHEN (1351810) Air Gunner Liberator II AL565   1943-04-27178 Sqdn AIR27 ItalyBari War Cemetery
SergeantDouglas WEIGHT (1318661) Navigator Liberator II AL565   1943-04-27178 Sqdn AIR27 ItalyBari War Cemetery
CorporalChristopher James BULLIVANT (1495060)   1943-06-29178 Sqdn AIR27 EgyptHeliopolis War Cemetery
Flight SergeantRalph William COOKE (413027) Pilot Halifax II BB414  Forum Post 1943-09-04178 Sqdn AIR27 ItalyBari War Cemetery
Flight SergeantCyril William GIBBS (R/77691) Halifax II BB414  Forum Post 1943-09-04178 Sqdn AIR27 ItalyBari War Cemetery
Flight SergeantLu Henry KAINAMU (413087) Air Gunner Halifax II BB414  Forum Post 1943-09-04178 Sqdn AIR27 ItalyBari War Cemetery
SergeantHerbert Richard MANTLE (1390374) Navigator ( Halifax II BB414  Forum Post 1943-09-04178 Sqdn AIR27 ItalyBari War Cemetery
Leading AircraftmanVictor Frederick William C. FORWARD (1238260)   1943-10-20178 Sqdn AIR27 LibyaBenghazi War Cemetery
Flying OfficerGeoffrey Sanderson HALL (127026) Pilot Liberator BZ891   1943-11-19178 Sqdn AIR27 GreeceSuda Bay War Cemetery
Flight SergeantThomas Edward HOOPER (654322) Air Gunner Liberator BZ891   1943-11-19178 Sqdn AIR27 GreeceSuda Bay War Cemetery
Warrant OfficerJohn McMORLAND (643807) Air Gunner Liberator BZ891   1943-11-19178 Sqdn AIR27 GreeceSuda Bay War Cemetery
Pilot OfficerAlbert Frederick SMITH (172941) Wireless Op Liberator BZ891   1943-11-19178 Sqdn AIR27 GreeceSuda Bay War Cemetery
Squadron LeaderRonald John Sinclair WOOTTON (42088) Pilot Liberator BZ891   1943-11-19178 Sqdn AIR27 GreeceSuda Bay War Cemetery
Flight LieutenantJohn WRIGHT (88664) Navigator Liberator BZ891   1943-11-19178 Sqdn AIR27 GreeceSuda Bay War Cemetery
Leading AircraftmanAlfred MATTHEWS (1085212)   1944-03-02178 Sqdn AIR27 EgyptMoascar War Cemetery
Flight SergeantDesmond Maurice TURNER (1318952) Air Gunner Liberator BZ948  Forum Post 1944-03-19178 Sqdn AIR27 AlbaniaTirana Park Memorial Cemetery
Warrant OfficerRichard Francis BADMAN (1376196) Liberator EV812   1944-03-19178 Sqdn AIR27 MaltaMalta Memorial
Warrant OfficerErnest Charles ELLS (655092) Liberator EV812   1944-03-19178 Sqdn AIR27 MaltaMalta Memorial
SergeantFrederick EYRES (1063640) Liberator EV812   1944-03-19178 Sqdn AIR27 MaltaMalta Memorial
Flight SergeantCecil Charles HARDY (1211628) Liberator EV812   1944-03-19178 Sqdn AIR27 MaltaMalta Memorial
Flight SergeantFrank Cecil HARVEY (1381848) Liberator EV812   1944-03-19178 Sqdn AIR27 MaltaMalta Memorial
SergeantNathan MAX (1399578) Liberator EV812   1944-03-19178 Sqdn AIR27 MaltaMalta Memorial
Flight SergeantDouglas Sydney TUCKER (1167833) Liberator EV812   1944-03-19178 Sqdn AIR27 MaltaMalta Memorial
SergeantJames ATKINSON (634551) Air Gunner Liberator EV825  Forum Post 1944-04-14178 Sqdn AIR27 ItalyBari War Cemetery
SergeantJohn Brian BASKERVILLE (1004452) Air Gunner Liberator EV825  Forum Post 1944-04-14178 Sqdn AIR27 ItalyBari War Cemetery
SergeantDennis Anthony BENNETT (1802739) Flight Engi Liberator EV825  Forum Post 1944-04-14178 Sqdn AIR27 ItalyBari War Cemetery
SergeantGeorge Henry EVANS (937031) Flight Engi Liberator EV825  Forum Post 1944-04-14178 Sqdn AIR27 ItalyBari War Cemetery
Flight SergeantBernard Ernest HART (1321472) Navigator ( Liberator EV825  Forum Post 1944-04-14178 Sqdn AIR27 ItalyBari War Cemetery
SergeantJohn Charles William MARTIN (1385426) Wireless Op Liberator EV825  Forum Post 1944-04-14178 Sqdn AIR27 ItalyBari War Cemetery
SergeantRaymond Harry BIRCH (1873585) Flight Engi Liberator EV820  Forum Post 1944-04-15178 Sqdn AIR27 ItalyBari War Cemetery
LieutenantKeith Alexander SHAW (328351V) Liberator EV820  Forum Post 1944-04-15178 Sqdn AIR27 ItalyBari War Cemetery
Pilot OfficerMichael WISHAK (J/88962) Navigator ( Liberator EV820  Forum Post 1944-04-15178 Sqdn AIR27 ItalyBari War Cemetery
LieutenantHarold Edwin ROGAN (209397V) Liberator EV825  Forum Post 1944-04-15178 Sqdn AIR27 ItalyBari War Cemetery
Flying OfficerWilliam Jack ALLINGHAM (J/27959) Air Gunner   1944-05-05178 Sqdn AIR27 ItalyBari War Cemetery
Flight SergeantHenry Sydney LANGLEY (1577081) Navigator ( Liberator EV841  Forum Post 1944-05-07178 Sqdn AIR27 RomaniaBucharest War Cemetery
Warrant OfficerWilliam Arthur MOLYNEUX (658420) Pilot Liberator EV841  Forum Post 1944-05-07178 Sqdn AIR27 RomaniaBucharest War Cemetery

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