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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 24408 records (19.95%) have some details on circumstances of death.
Your current query returns 1052 records,of which 805 records (76.52%) have circumstances of death. You can click on the result fields to narrow the search.

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Flight SergeantClifford Maitland SUMNER (526931) Pilot Tomahawk IIB AK403 AIR81/7029 1941-06-18250 Sqdn AIR27 EgyptHalfaya Sollum War Cemetery
SergeantHarry GODFREY (906079) 1941-06-2138 Sqdn AIR27 EgyptAlamein Memorial
Flight SergeantHenry LILLEY (518242) 1941-06-2138 Sqdn AIR27 EgyptAlamein Memorial
SergeantDavid Aubrey CONNOLLY (401457) 1941-06-2138 Sqdn AIR27 EgyptAlamein Memorial
CorporalFrancis Frederick RUSHTON (616384) 1941-06-2245 Sqdn AIR27 EgyptAlexandria (Chatby) Military A
Pilot OfficerFrank BALDWIN (61213) Hurricane I Z4353 AIR81/7152 1941-06-23260 Sqdn AIR27 EgyptAlamein Memorial
Flight SergeantRowland ATKIN (754198) Wellington I L7846 AIR81/7127 1941-06-2337 Sqdn AIR27 EgyptAlamein Memorial
Flight SergeantJames HOOD (902982) Wellington I L7846 AIR81/7127 1941-06-2337 Sqdn AIR27 EgyptAlamein Memorial
SergeantKenneth NAYLOR (776006) Wellington I L7846 AIR81/7127 1941-06-2337 Sqdn AIR27 EgyptAlamein Memorial
SergeantChristopher Timothy FLETCHER (741988) Wellington I L7846 AIR81/7127 1941-06-2337 Sqdn AIR27 EgyptAlamein Memorial
SergeantJack Vickery ROWE (912067) Wellington I L7846 AIR81/7127 1941-06-2337 Sqdn AIR27 EgyptAlamein Memorial
SergeantDorian Allison HINDE (640196) Wellington I L7846 AIR81/7127 1941-06-2337 Sqdn AIR27 EgyptAlamein Memorial
Pilot OfficerJames Alan Frederick SOWREY (87658) Pilot Oxford I P1967 AIR81/7153 1941-06-246 Sqdn AIR27 EgyptHalfaya Sollum War Cemetery
Flight LieutenantOwen Raymond PILSWORTH (42023) Baffin K4072 AIR81/7172 1941-06-25244 Sqdn AIR27 EgyptAlamein Memorial
Pilot OfficerBeresford Arnold GROSVENOR (61290) Hurricane I Z4263 AIR81/7179 1941-06-256 Sqdn | 229 Sqdn AIR27 EgyptAlamein Memorial
Aircraftman 2nd ClassJames Douglas BRUCE (1023086) AIR81/7159 1941-06-26151 Lt Fld Amb EgyptHalfaya Sollum War Cemetery
SergeantDavid James Ross GALE (402114) Tomahawk IIB AK398 Ext Link 1941-06-26250 Sqdn AIR27 EgyptAlamein Memorial
LieutenantAidan Stewart RUSSELL (47857V) 1941-06-301 Sqdn SAAF AIR27 EgyptAlamein Memorial
Pilot OfficerJames Frederick Stamford KENT (402124) Tomahawk IIB AK376 Ext Link 1941-06-30250 Sqdn AIR27 EgyptAlamein Memorial
SergeantArthur NEWBOULD (1052300) Wireless Op./Air Gunner Wellington Z8730 AIR81/7555 1941-07-0115 OTU EgyptEl Alamein War Cemetery
Pilot OfficerJohn Godfrey SHEPHERD (61475) Blenheim IV V5928 AIR81/7361 1941-07-02113 Sqdn AIR27 EgyptAlamein Memorial
SergeantJames ROONEY (967572) Blenheim IV V5928 AIR81/7361 1941-07-02113 Sqdn AIR27 EgyptAlamein Memorial
Flying OfficerJohn Powell MIDDLEHURST (41605) Blenheim IV V5928 AIR81/7361 1941-07-02113 Sqdn AIR27 EgyptAlamein Memorial
Air SergeantEric SAKS (94316V) 1941-07-0224 Sqdn SAAF AIR27 EgyptAlamein Memorial
Air SergeantD G MALAN (48076) 1941-07-0224 Sqdn SAAF AIR27 EgyptAlamein Memorial
LieutenantDouglas Lindley BUCHANAN (103166) 1941-07-0224 Sqdn SAAF AIR27 EgyptAlamein Memorial
Air SergeantHollie Humphrey THOMAS (94440) 1941-07-0224 Sqdn SAAF AIR27 EgyptAlamein Memorial
Flight SergeantJack WRIGHT (630379) Blenheim IV N6197 AIR81/7322 1941-07-0284 Sqdn AIR27 EgyptAlamein Memorial
Flight SergeantJack Eric BALCH (517012) Blenheim IV N6197 AIR81/7322 1941-07-0284 Sqdn AIR27 EgyptAlamein Memorial
Aircraftman 2nd ClassMojzesz David DORNSAFT (775317) 1941-07-03 EgyptCairo War Memorial Cemetery
Warrant OfficerFrederick Charles ADAMS (365140) Hurricane I V7543 AIR81/7374 1941-07-03127 Sqdn AIR27 EgyptAlamein Memorial
Warrant OfficerDouglas James PITCHER (364156) Hurricane I V7654 AIR81/7375 1941-07-03127 Sqdn AIR27 EgyptAlamein Memorial
SergeantArthur Thomas Lort MORTIMER (407247) Tomahawk IIB AK423 AIR81/7351 1941-07-03250 Sqdn AIR27 EgyptEl Alamein War Cemetery
Flying OfficerHarold PARKER (44395) 1941-07-0414 Sqdn AIR27 EgyptCairo War Memorial Cemetery
Flying OfficerCyril Stanley BROCKLEBANK (42189) Pilot Hurricane I V7299 AIR81/7425 1941-07-0594 Sqdn AIR27 EgyptPort Said War Memorial Cemeter
SergeantFrank PURNELL (754901) Observer Wellington IC T2746 AIR81/7469 1941-07-07148 Sqdn AIR27 EgyptFayid War Cemetery
Flying OfficerFrederic Christopher Donald WINSER (74697) Pilot Wellington IC T2746 AIR81/7469 1941-07-07148 Sqdn AIR27 EgyptFayid War Cemetery
Flight SergeantLeonard William Walter FIRMAN (755840) Wireless Op./Air Gunner Wellington IC T2746 AIR81/7469 1941-07-07148 Sqdn AIR27 EgyptFayid War Cemetery
SergeantJoseph Denham BEER (976440) Wellington IC T2746 AIR81/7469 1941-07-07148 Sqdn AIR27 EgyptAlamein Memorial
SergeantAlbert DOBSON (748602) Pilot Wellington IC T2746 AIR81/7469 1941-07-07148 Sqdn AIR27 EgyptFayid War Cemetery
Pilot OfficerRodney William Kinross WHITE (65512) 1941-07-0773 Sqdn AIR27 EgyptAlamein Memorial
Aircraftman 1st ClassReginald GRAY (914569) AIR81/7507 1941-07-08113 Sqdn AIR27 EgyptEl Alamein War Cemetery
Aircraftman 2nd ClassDavid Stevenson GARDNER (112032) AIR81/7510 1941-07-08113 Sqdn AIR27 EgyptEl Alamein War Cemetery
SergeantGordon Archibald JUPP (785002) Pilot Hurricane I W9197 AIR81/7506 1941-07-0873 Sqdn AIR27 EgyptHalfaya Sollum War Cemetery
Pilot OfficerStephen John LEACH (65510) Pilot Hurricane I Z4694 AIR81/7503 1941-07-0873 Sqdn AIR27 EgyptHalfaya Sollum War Cemetery
Leading AircraftmanGwynne DAVIES (621492) AIR81/7528 1941-07-10102 MU EgyptIsmailia War Memorial Cemetery
Aircraftman 2nd ClassSamuel ROWLEY (652289) AIR81/7528 1941-07-10102 MU EgyptIsmailia War Memorial Cemetery
Aircraftman 1st ClassJohn OLIVER (982198) AIR81/7528 1941-07-10102 MU EgyptIsmailia War Memorial Cemetery
Flight LieutenantStanley Cameron MOUNSEY (44317) AIR81/7528 1941-07-10102 MU EgyptIsmailia War Memorial Cemetery
Flight SergeantGeorge William CHILMAID (362515) AIR81/7528 1941-07-10102 MU EgyptIsmailia War Memorial Cemetery

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