RAF and Commonwealth Air Forces War Dead (Courtesy CWGC)
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RAF and Commonwealth Air Forces Roll of Honour - The Unaccounted Airmen Project

122,434 casualty records in this database.
115,487 records (94.33%) are "Accounted for".
99,701 are aviation. 15,786 are non-aviation deaths.
6,947 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 returns 122434 records, 115486 records (94.33%) have circumstances of death. 6948 records (5.67%) do not have details.

Rank Name, Number, Trade & Details DateUnit Country Cemetery/Memorial & Loc Ref
Aircraftman 1st ClassWilliam Roderick Walter PHILLIPS (534924) Harvard I P5791  AIR81/1546 1939-09-231 FTS United KingdomLiskeard (St. Martin) Churchya
SergeantHenry Edward BROWN (365778)  Forum Post 1939-09-23207 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomCroydon (Mitcham Road) Cemeter
Pilot OfficerWilliam Ronald FOSTER (39815) Pilot Gladiator I L7618  AIR81/1547 1939-09-2333 Sqdn AIR27 EgyptCairo War Memorial Cemetery
Leading AircraftmanAlbert Bernard HAYES (219069) Harvard I N7067  AIR81/1548 1939-09-2412 FTS United KingdomArnold Cemetery
Flying OfficerWilliam Symington PRYDE (37690) Pilot Harvard I N7067  AIR81/1548 1939-09-2412 FTS United KingdomAnstruther New Cemetery
Aircraftman 1st ClassJohn Howard STEVENS (522857)  Forum Post 1939-09-243 FTS United KingdomSouth Cerney (All Hallows) Chu
SergeantIvan Munroe LINKLATER (1830)  Forum Post 1939-09-25 AustraliaVictoria Garden Of Remembrance
Aircraftman 1st ClassRobert George DAVIES (528576)  Forum Post 1939-09-25144 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomPyle (St. James) Churchyard
Aircraftman 2nd ClassErnest HAYWOOD (853845)  Forum Post 1939-09-25919 Balloon Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomBirkenhead (Landican) Cemetery
Aircraftman 2nd ClassBertram Percival COLLINS (702536)  More Details 1939-09-26 United KingdomSouthend-On-Sea (Sutton Road)
Private YACUBE PERA (178)   1939-09-27 IraqHabbaniya Memorial
Leading AircraftmanRitson Finlay PETTS (524461) Vildebeest K6378  AIR81/1553 1939-09-27100 Sqdn AIR27 SingaporeSingapore Memorial
Pilot OfficerDennis Eric RYDER (40023) Vildebeest K6378  AIR81/1553 1939-09-27100 Sqdn AIR27 SingaporeSingapore Memorial
SergeantAlbert Bryan GREENSIDES (700477) Pilot Magister N3843  AIR81/1555 1939-09-2715 EFTS United KingdomWithernsea (St. Nicholas) Chur
SergeantJames Ernest MILNE (700416) Pilot Magister N3843  AIR81/1555 1939-09-2715 EFTS United KingdomHersham (St. Peter) Churchyard
Leading AircraftmanThomas James PAGE (119522)  Forum Post 1939-09-274 Sqdn AIR27 FranceLe Mans West Cemetery
Aircraftman 2nd ClassAlbert Edward BOLER (869258)  Forum Post 1939-09-27939 Balloon Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomSheffield (Crookes) Cemetery
Aircraftman 1st ClassJohn BATESON (533911) Blenheim IV N6206  NA/PRO 1939-09-28110 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomRunnymede Memorial
SergeantWilliam Mckenzie GUNN (563464) Blenheim IV N6206  NA/PRO 1939-09-28110 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomRunnymede Memorial
Flying OfficerDonald Arthur STRACHAN (39580) Blenheim IV N6206  NA/PRO 1939-09-28110 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomRunnymede Memorial
Wing CommanderIvan Mcleod CAMERON (24225) Blenheim IV N6212  NA/PRO 1939-09-28110 Sqdn AIR27 GermanyReichswald Forest War Cemetery
Aircraftman 1st ClassThomas FULLERTON (522192) Wireless Op Blenheim IV N6212  NA/PRO 1939-09-28110 Sqdn AIR27 GermanyReichswald Forest War Cemetery
SergeantThomas Cecil HAMMOND (562535) Observer Blenheim IV N6212  NA/PRO 1939-09-28110 Sqdn AIR27 GermanyReichswald Forest War Cemetery
SergeantJohn Lewis CARTER (565872) Pilot Oxford II N4758  AIR81/1556 1939-09-2814 FTS United KingdomIpswich Old Cemetery
Pilot OfficerJohn Rupert ROGERS (42531) Pilot Oxford II N4758  AIR81/1556 1939-09-2814 FTS United KingdomBirmingham (Lodge Hill) Cemete
Aircraftman 2nd ClassWilliam Harry SANDERS (646544)  Forum Post 1939-09-2815 FTS United KingdomWarsop Urban District Council
Pilot OfficerJoseph Baxter ELLIS (42597) U/T Pilot Oxford II N4786  AIR81/1552 1939-09-2815 FTS United KingdomNewnham On Severn (St. Peter)
Pilot OfficerDavid HILL (39633) Pilot Oxford II N4786  AIR81/1552 1939-09-2815 FTS United KingdomLossiemouth Burial Ground
Aircraftman 1st ClassJames White CUMMING (523342) Hampden I L4121  AIR81/87 1939-09-29144 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomRunnymede Memorial
Flying OfficerJohn Tulloch Burrill SADLER (40061) Hampden I L4121  AIR81/87 1939-09-29144 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomRunnymede Memorial
SergeantWilliam Henry STEPHENS (580680) Hampden I L4121  AIR81/87 1939-09-29144 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomRunnymede Memorial
Aircraftman 1st ClassJohn ANTHONY (534149) Wireless Op Hampden I L4126  AIR81/84 1939-09-29144 Sqdn AIR27 GermanyHamburg Cemetery
SergeantNigel Miller KIRKUS (563852) Hampden I L4126  AIR81/84 1939-09-29144 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomRunnymede Memorial
SergeantHerbert Harold TURNER (508292) Hampden I L4126  AIR81/84 1939-09-29144 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomRunnymede Memorial
Flying OfficerNorman Croxen BECK (37923) Pilot Hampden I L4127  AIR81/86 1939-09-29144 Sqdn AIR27 GermanySage War Cemetery
SergeantPercy Edmund Boyce SPROSTON (580679) Observer Hampden I L4127  AIR81/86 1939-09-29144 Sqdn AIR27 GermanySage War Cemetery
Aircraftman 1st ClassAlan WILSON (551660) Wireless Op Hampden I L4127  AIR81/86 1939-09-29144 Sqdn AIR27 NetherlandsSchiermonnikoog (Vredenhof) Ce
Pilot OfficerRoger TURNER (70689) Hampden I L4127  AIR81/86 1939-09-29144 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomRunnymede Memorial
Aircraftman 2nd ClassStanley ISHERWOOD (621052) Hampden I L4132  AIR81/85 1939-09-29144 Sqdn AIR27 GermanySage War Cemetery
SergeantCharles George WILLIAMS (580687) Observer Hampden I L4132  AIR81/85 1939-09-29144 Sqdn AIR27 GermanySage War Cemetery
Flight SergeantSiriol WILLIAMS (366471) Pilot Hampden I L4132  AIR81/85 1939-09-29144 Sqdn AIR27 GermanySage War Cemetery
SergeantRonald Ernest HERD (564710) Pilot Hampden I L4134  AIR81/17 1939-09-29144 Sqdn AIR27 GermanySage War Cemetery
Wing CommanderJames Charles CUNNINGHAM (16219) Hampden I L4134  AIR81/17 1939-09-29144 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomRunnymede Memorial
SergeantAlbert Edward Charles POVEY (366390) Hampden I L4134  AIR81/17 1939-09-29144 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomRunnymede Memorial
Pilot OfficerGeorge HABGOOD (41402) Pilot Hind K5373  AIR81/1559 1939-09-3015 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomFaringdon (All Saints) Churchy
Pilot OfficerJoe RALPH (41463) Pilot Hind K5373  AIR81/1559 1939-09-3015 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomAbingdon Cemetery
Flying OfficerFernald Michael Clifford CORELLI (32190) Pilot Battle I K9387  AIR81/21 1939-09-30150 Sqdn AIR27 FranceClichy Northern Cemetery
Aircraftman 1st ClassKenneth Vear GAY (551690) Wireless Op Battle I K9387  AIR81/21 1939-09-30150 Sqdn AIR27 FranceClichy Northern Cemetery
Pilot OfficerJohn Richard SAUNDERS (40145) Pilot Battle I K9484  AIR81/24 1939-09-30150 Sqdn AIR27 GermanyRheinberg War Cemetery
Aircraftman 1st ClassDonald Leighton THOMAS (545990) Radio Opera Battle I K9484  AIR81/24 1939-09-30150 Sqdn AIR27 GermanyRheinberg 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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