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

122,432 casualty records in this database.
119,295 records (97.44%) are "Accounted for".
99,902 are aviation. 19,393 are non-aviation deaths.
3,137 are still unaccounted.
62 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 Europe returns 37134 records, 37132 records (99.99%) have circumstances of death. 2 records (0.01%) do not have details.

Rank Name, Number, Trade & Details DateUnit Country Cemetery/Memorial & Loc Ref
Flight LieutenantWilliam Frank BARTON (34213) Pilot Blenheim IV N6184  NA/PRO 1939-09-04107 Sqdn AIR27 GermanySage War Cemetery
CorporalJames Leslie RICKETTS (519859) Wireless Op Blenheim IV N6184  NA/PRO 1939-09-04107 Sqdn AIR27 GermanyBecklingen War Cemetery
Pilot OfficerWilliam Joseph MURPHY (39748) Pilot Blenheim IV N6188  NA/PRO 1939-09-04107 Sqdn AIR27 GermanySage War Cemetery
SergeantLeslie Robert WARD (564477) Pilot Blenheim IV N6188  NA/PRO 1939-09-04107 Sqdn AIR27 GermanyHamburg Cemetery
SergeantOwen Lobb Dunkirk HOWELLS (564670) Pilot Blenheim IV N6189  Forum Post 1939-09-04107 Sqdn AIR27 GermanySage War Cemetery
Flying OfficerHerbert Brian LIGHTOLLER (37884) Pilot Blenheim IV N6189  NA/PRO 1939-09-04107 Sqdn AIR27 GermanySage War Cemetery
SergeantAlbert Stanley PRINCE (580195) Pilot Blenheim IV N6240  NA/PRO 1939-09-04107 Sqdn AIR27 GermanyBecklingen War Cemetery
Aircraftman 2nd ClassEdward PATEMAN (548974) Wireless Op Blenheim IV N6188  NA/PRO 1939-09-04110 Sqdn AIR27 GermanySage War Cemetery
Aircraftman 1st ClassErnest William LYON (546679) U/T Wireles Blenheim IV N6189  NA/PRO 1939-09-04110 Sqdn AIR27 GermanySage War Cemetery
Flying OfficerHenry Lovell EMDEN (36138) Pilot Blenheim IV N6199  NA/PRO 1939-09-04110 Sqdn AIR27 GermanySage War Cemetery
Aircraftman 1st ClassRalph EVANS (537187) U/T Wireles Blenheim IV N6199  NA/PRO 1939-09-04110 Sqdn AIR27 GermanySage War Cemetery
SergeantStanley George Mckenna OTTY (509143) Observer Blenheim IV N6199  NA/PRO 1939-09-04110 Sqdn AIR27 GermanySage War Cemetery
Flying OfficerJohn Frederick ROSS (39340) Navigator Blenheim IV N6184  NA/PRO 1939-09-0448 Sqdn AIR27 GermanyBecklingen War Cemetery
Aircraftman 2nd ClassKenneth George DAY (549741) Wireless Op Wellington I L4275  AIR81/2  Ext Link 1939-09-049 Sqdn AIR27 GermanyBecklingen War Cemetery
SergeantDonald Edward JARVIS (565602) Pilot Wellington I L4275  AIR81/2  Ext Link 1939-09-049 Sqdn AIR27 GermanySage War Cemetery
Flight SergeantAlbion John TURNER (561939) Pilot Wellington I L4275  AIR81/2  Ext Link 1939-09-049 Sqdn AIR27 GermanySage War Cemetery
Pilot OfficerJohn James DRUMMOND (41267) Pilot Anson I L7058  AIR81/1505 1939-09-0948 Sqdn AIR27 FranceTerlincthun British Cemetery,
Aircraftman 1st ClassHenry Linton MILLWARD (539432) Lost aboard HMS Courageous, su....  AIR81/12 1939-09-17HMS Courageous NetherlandsRenesse General Cemetery
Aircraftman 2nd ClassWilliam Attrata O'BRIEN (552026) Sunderland I L2165  AIR81/1530 1939-09-18210 Sqdn AIR27 Ireland, Republic ofBallon Catholic Churchyard
Pilot OfficerJames Lionel CALVERT (39491) Pilot Battle L5225  AIR81/1540 1939-09-20150 Sqdn AIR27 FranceClichy Northern Cemetery
Aircraftman 1st ClassJohn Leonard MARSH (551571) Radio Opera Battle L5225  AIR81/1540 1939-09-20150 Sqdn AIR27 FranceClichy Northern Cemetery
SergeantThomas Baker WOODMASON (562366) Observer Battle L5225  AIR81/1540 1939-09-20150 Sqdn AIR27 FranceClichy Northern Cemetery
SergeantWilliam Stanley EVERETT (563100) Observer Battle I K9242  AIR81/14 1939-09-2088 Sqdn AIR27 FranceCholoy War Cemetery
Aircraftman 1st ClassDavid Joshua JOHN (531085) Wireless Op Battle I K9242  AIR81/14 1939-09-2088 Sqdn AIR27 FranceCholoy War Cemetery
SergeantAlfred William EGGINGTON (563772) Observer Battle I K9245  AIR81/14 1939-09-2088 Sqdn AIR27 FranceCholoy War Cemetery
Flight SergeantDouglas Aubrey PAGE (562673) Pilot Battle I K9245  AIR81/14 1939-09-2088 Sqdn AIR27 FranceCholoy War Cemetery
Aircraftman 1st ClassEdward Arthur William RADFORD (534283) Wireless Op Battle I K9245  AIR81/14 1939-09-2088 Sqdn AIR27 FranceCholoy War Cemetery
CorporalThomas John (Jack) COYLE (616695) Died on Active service in a ro....  Forum Post 1939-09-229 BGS Ireland, Republic ofFrosses Catholic Cemetery
Leading AircraftmanThomas James PAGE (119522) Died on Active service - kille....  Forum Post 1939-09-274 Sqdn AIR27 FranceLe Mans West Cemetery
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
Aircraftman 1st ClassJohn ANTHONY (534149) Wireless Op Hampden I L4126  AIR81/84 1939-09-29144 Sqdn AIR27 GermanyHamburg Cemetery
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
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
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
SergeantWilliam Frederick Lessey COLE (366072) Battle I N2093  AIR81/23 1939-09-30150 Sqdn AIR27 FranceMetzing Communal Cemetery
SergeantRichard Samuel PITTS (565342) Pilot Hudson I N7216  AIR81/19 1939-09-30224 Sqdn AIR27 DenmarkKlitmoller Churchyard
Flying OfficerJohn Raymond HOLLINGTON (37881) Pilot Hudson I N7216  AIR81/19 1939-09-30224 Sqdn AIR27 GermanyKiel War Cemetery
SergeantJames PEARCE (564932) Pilot Hudson I N7219  Forum Post 1939-09-30224 Sqdn AIR27 GermanyKiel War Cemetery
Aircraftman 1st ClassAlbert SILL (520315) Wireless Op Hudson I N7219  Forum Post 1939-09-30224 Sqdn AIR27 GermanyKiel War Cemetery
Aircraftman 1st ClassAlbert THOMASON (530618) Air Gunner Hudson I N7219  Forum Post 1939-09-30224 Sqdn AIR27 GermanyKiel 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 Engelsted (JohnE) and many others. Off Forum Contributions by Jonathan Heyworth, Andrew Curtis, Russell Guest and Glenda Godfrey.

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