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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.
105575 records (86.28%) are "Accounted for".
96815 are related to aircraft incidents and
8762 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 5156 returns 36 records, 35 records (97.22%) have circumstances of death. 1 records (2.78%) do not have details.

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RankName, Number, Trade & Details Date Unit Country Cemetery/Memorial & Loc Ref
Leading AircraftmanHenry John LE GASSICK (551562) Wireless Op Anson I N5231   1939-12-1048 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomChatham (Palmerston Road) Ceme
Leading AircraftmanJohn Ambrose BUTCHER (515617) Wireless Op Hudson I N7334  AIR81/99 1940-03-03224 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomNorthwood Cemetery
Leading AircraftmanDenis Victor WOODS (551566) Observer Blenheim IV P6911  AIR81/295 1940-05-1215 Sqdn AIR27 BelgiumMunsterbilzen Communal Cemeter
SergeantKenneth Walter NEAVERSON (651567) Wireless Op Blenheim IV T1933  AIR81/1369 1940-08-1382 Sqdn AIR27 DenmarkVadum Cemetery
Leading AircraftmanCharles William JOHNSON (1295156)  Forum Post 1942-02-1837 SFTS CanadaCalgary (Burnsland) Cemetery
SergeantJohn Dickson BATES (515684)   1942-06-28244 Sqdn AIR27 IraqBasra War Cemetery
SergeantJoseph WEATHERSON (655156) Observer Wellington I L7845  IBCC 1942-08-0920 OTU United KingdomHebburn Cemetery
Squadron LeaderBernard Murtough TERRY (251562)  Ext Link 1942-11-16 LibyaKnightsbridge War Cemetery, Ac
Flight SergeantHiram George BROOKS (405156) Lancaster B.I W4274  IBCC 1943-01-04460 Sqdn AIR27 NetherlandsUden War Cemetery
Flying OfficerPeter Stanley WRIGHT (151560) Anson I W1754  Archive Post 1943-04-0831 GRS CanadaOttawa Memorial
SergeantRoy Charles Samuel FINDLEY (1451563) Pilot Whitley V LA768  IBCC 1943-04-1781 OTU United KingdomStockton Heath (St. Thomas) Ch
Flight SergeantJoseph Jacques Charles MERCIER (R/135156) Wellington HZ518  IBCC 1943-06-25432 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomRunnymede Memorial
Warrant OfficerJoseph Frederick NUTT (751569) Air Gunner Lancaster ED799  IBCC 1943-07-0957 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomMilton (Ss. Philip And James)
Pilot OfficerThomas Edwin TOMLIN (145156) Pilot Lancaster III JA851  IBCC 1943-08-1849 Sqdn AIR27 DenmarkAabenraa Cemetery
Flight SergeantJohn CURRAN (995156) Stirling III EH925  IBCC 1943-08-24623 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomRunnymede Memorial
SergeantJohn James GRATTON (1351568) Air Gunner Stirling III BF564  IBCC 1943-08-2475 Sqdn AIR27 GermanyBerlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery
Flight SergeantRobert Charles SCOTT (951561) Observer Beaufighter JL539   1943-08-26603 Sqdn AIR27 GreecePhaleron War Cemetery
SergeantEric YOUNG (1515649) Wireless Op Whitley V BD257  IBCC 1943-09-0781 OTU United KingdomRochdale Crematorium
SergeantTom Ellis ROBINSON (1515647) Navigator ( Albemarle P1434   1943-12-06296 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomDeane (St. Mary) Churchyard
Leading AircraftmanDouglas Henry MARTIN (1405156)  Forum Post 1943-12-31 United KingdomCheltenham Cemetery, Prestbury
SergeantKenneth BUTLER (1451567) Halifax V EB152  IBCC 1944-01-211667 HCU United KingdomRunnymede Memorial
SergeantJack PALMER (1515657) Wireless Op Lancaster III ND686  IBCC 1944-03-18630 Sqdn AIR27 BelgiumCoxyde Military Cemetery
SergeantJohn FOSTER (985156) Flight Engi Lancaster III ND463  IBCC 1944-03-25460 Sqdn AIR27 GermanyHanover War Cemetery
SergeantRonald Granville THOMPSON (1515655) Wireless Op Halifax V LL252  IBCC 1944-04-01138 Sqdn AIR27 FranceNantes (Pont-Du-Cens) Communal
SergeantAlfred William HURR (1351564) Air Gunner Wellington BX LN796   1944-04-0437 Sqdn AIR27 SerbiaBelgrade War Cemetery
SergeantHerbert Stanley HAYWARD (1151568) Lancaster II DS682  IBCC 1944-04-23514 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomRunnymede Memorial
SergeantPhilip WILDING (1345156) Stirling IV LJ850  Forum Post 1944-06-18620 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomRunnymede Memorial
Flying OfficerJohn Conway BICKNELL (135156) Navigator Mosquito NS959   1944-07-1021 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomStandon (St. Mary) Churchyard
Flight SergeantJohn George SHAW (1515622) Beaufighter TFX NE595   1944-07-19603 Sqdn AIR27 EgyptAlamein Memorial
Aircraftman 1st ClassJohn Isaac Thomas HANCOCK (1151567)  Forum Post 1944-09-18605 Sqdn | SS Junyo Maru AIR27 United KingdomRunnymede Memorial
Pilot OfficerHarold SIGAL (J/95156) Navigator Lancaster BX KB800  IBCC 1944-10-14419 Sqdn AIR27 GermanyReichswald Forest War Cemetery
Flying OfficerDennis Archibald BRAMMER (151568) Pilot Lancaster BI NF961  IBCC 1944-10-18630 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomStone Cemetery, Staffordshire
Flight SergeantThomas BOWN (1815156) Air Gunner Lancaster PB453  IBCC 1944-12-12635 Sqdn AIR27 GermanyReichswald Forest War Cemetery
SergeantJohn THORNLEY (2225156) Air Gunner Halifax BIII NA237  IBCC 1945-01-1610 Sqdn AIR27 GermanyHanover War Cemetery
SergeantCyril Leslie HAMMOND (1215156) Lancaster PB463  IBCC 1945-04-225015 ACR United KingdomBlack Notley (Ss. Peter And Pa
Flying OfficerThomas BELL (165156) Bomb Aimer Lancaster BI NG274  IBCC 1945-10-031668 HCU United KingdomLongbenton (Benton) Cemetery

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