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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

122,357 casualty records in this database.
113,430 records (92.70%) are "Accounted for".
99,560 are aviation. 13,870 are non-aviation deaths.
8,927 are still unaccounted.

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.

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

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Your current query terms 1942 153 Sqdn United Kingdom returns 12 records, 12 records (100.00%) have circumstances of death. 0 records (0.00%) do not have details.

Rank Name, Number, Trade & Details DateUnit Country Cemetery/Memorial & Loc Ref
SergeantRobert Wilkinson FOREMAN (1052298) Defiant I T3931  AIR81/11494 1942-01-10153 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomRunnymede Memorial
SergeantRalph Henry John WINTER (1386870) Defiant I T3931  AIR81/11494 1942-01-10153 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomRunnymede Memorial
SergeantRoss Wellesley LINDEMAN (403141) Defiant I N1647  Forum Post 1942-01-25153 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomBallyhalbert (St. Andrew) Chur
Flight SergeantRobert LOW (817273) Air Gunner Defiant I N1647  Forum Post 1942-01-25153 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomAberdeen (Allenvale) Cemetery
Flight SergeantCecil Thomas DEANE (904963) Air Gunner Defiant I T3914  Forum Post 1942-02-18153 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomMortlake Crematorium
Flight SergeantJohn Robert LUCAS (R/78281) Pilot Defiant I T3914  Forum Post 1942-02-18153 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomBallyhalbert (St. Andrew) Chur
Aircraftman 2nd ClassRonald HODGSON (1495177)  Forum Post 1942-05-11153 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomHuddersfield (Edgerton) Cemete
Flight SergeantGordon Charles EDWARDS (777621) Observer Beaufighter I X7573   1942-05-26153 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomHarbledown (St. Michael) Churc
SergeantWilliam Richard WILLIS (1212906) Observer/Ra Beaufighter I X7573   1942-05-26153 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomBallycranbeg (Mount St. Joseph
Flight SergeantStanley Donald WILLS (400746) Beaufighter I X7573   1942-05-26153 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomBallyhalbert (St. Andrew) Chur
Pilot OfficerJohn Peter SADD (106188) Pilot Beaufighter I X7822   1942-07-19153 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomIdmiston (All Saints) Churchya
SergeantMarks WAYNE (657189) Wireless Op Beaufighter I X7822   1942-07-19153 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomEast Ham (Marlow Road) Jewish

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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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