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NOTE ON DATES: IMPORTANT: For consistency, the Date is given as the date the mission TOOK OFF since the precise time of a loss is not always certain. Take Off date is unambigous and fixed in the official records, but obviously in those cases where the incident occurred before midnight UK time, then the Take Off Date will be the same as the Incident Date. Of course, most Bomber Command missions flew through midnight, therefore a Luftwaffe claim against a plane - or a locally generated crash report - may record the incident as occurring on the day following our Take Off Date. Bear this in mind when cross-referencing to our Luftwaffe Victories by Name/Date Database and other Luftwaffe sources. In some cases other sources may quote the date following our date, using locally generated reports as their source. To add to the potential for confusion, remember to take into account a Luftwaffe recorded date will be in local time, 1 hour ahead of UK time. When we discover a validated Incident Date we change our record if necessary

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#Name*First NamesTitleRankRAF Equivalent RankService No.BornNationalityRoleAwardsAir ForceCommandUnitDateofIncident *See NoteAircraftTypeSerialCodeVictories (Fighters)BaseTimeMission                        Incident                        FateCommemoratedPhoto (Click to Expand)Referring Database                        Notes                        Links/Archive Reports
51 AdamJ DSergeantBomber Command408Sqn RCAF
1943-01-29HalifaxIIHR662EQ-HLeeming1656Lorient?KilledGuidel Communal Cemetery
52 AdamJ GSergeant1029111Bomber Command431Sqn RCAF
1943-04-14WellingtonXHZ357SE-SBourn2105StuttgartCrashed near SimmernKilledRheinberg War Cemetery
53 AdamsGeorgeSergeant1078804Age 22PilotRAFVRBomber Command419Sqn RCAF
1943-05-13HalifaxIIDT672VR-D RAF Middleton St. George, County Durham 2344Bochum See archive report for further details KilledRheinberg War Cemetery Grave 2.F.13.Read Archive Report
54 AdamsCliffordSergeant1450691Flight EngineerRAFVRBomber Command425 Sqn RCAF
1944-06-15HalifaxIIILW715KW:QRAF Tholthorpe20:45BoulogneSee Archive report for further detailsKilledMarquise Communal Cemetery. Plot 1. Row A. Grave 22
55 AdamsJ J WSergeantRCAFBomber Command1654HCU
1942-09-13LancasterIW4108WigsleyBremenCrashed Buytenweg Oudehorne HollandKilledHeerenveen Protestant CemeteryParadie Archive Database
56 AdamsV RFlying OfficerRCAFBomber Command1666 CU
1945-01-14LancasterIHK756ND-WombletonSweepstakeLost without traceKilledRunnymedeParadie Archive Database
57 AdamsF G WSergeantRCAFBomber Command420Sqn RCAF
1942-04-24HampdenIP5330PT-JWaddingtonRostockCrashed near Sonderby KlintPoW Paradie Archive Database
58 AdamsH AFlight Sergeant (Posth P/O)RCAFBomber Command428Sqn RCAF
1944-07-28LancasterXKB759NA-KMiddleton St George2236HamburgLost with traceKilledRunnymede Paradie Archive Database
59 AdamsF EFlight SergeantW/Op/Air/GunnerRCAFBomber Command415Sqn1945-03-08Halifax IIINA1866U-UEast Moor1804HamburgCrashed at FischbekPoWParadie Archive Database With thanks to John Jones for correction
60 AdamsJ CFlying OfficerRCAFBomber Command550Sqn
1945-01-05LancasterING331BQ-MN Killingholme1915HannoverCrashed into the Hindenburg Strasse at LangenhagenKilledHannover War Cemetery
Paradie Archive Database
61 AdamsG PSergeantRCAFBomber Command619Sqn
1944-09-26LancasterIIIED602PG-XDunholme Lodge.0025.KarlsruheKilledRunnymede Paradie Archive Database
62 AdamsFrederick CoulsonSergeantR/54373PilotRCAFBomber Command10OTU, (Operational Training Unit)1941-07-05WhitleyVZ6667Not knownRAF Abingdon, Oxfordshire240TrainingSee archive report for further detailsKilledBrookwood Military Cemetery. Grave 30.G.7Paradie Archive DatabaseRead Archive Report
63 AdamsRobert Mercer SergeantJ/11950NavigatorRCAFCoastal Command131 Operational Training Unit1942-12-30CatalinaIBFP239Not knownRAF Killadeas1755Training See archive report for further details KilledIrvinestown Church Of Ireland Churchyard. Plot 1. Grave 19Paradie Archive Database Read Archive Report
64 AdamsLloyd JohnFlying Officer J/23878PilotRCAF (Middle East Command)Bomber Command78 OTU1944-11-16WellingtonXIIIJA563NoneRAF Ein Shemer, PalestineTrainingCrashed at Pano Arodhes (15 miles north of Paphos) CyprusKilledNicosia War Cemetery, Cyprus. Grave reference 3.A.4.Read Archive Report
65 AdamsReginald ThomasFlight Sergeant7593001920 Marten near Malborough UKBritishAir GunnerRAFVRBomber Command405Sqn RCAF
1942-06-29HalifaxIIW1113LQ-GPocklington2301BremenShot down by a night fighter. Crashed at Noordwolde HollandKilledWeststellingwerf
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Full account of Halifax loss in Dutch
66 AdamsGSergeantBomber Command419Sqn RCAF
1944-10-14LancasterIKB800VR-CMiddleton St George615DuisburgExploded target areaKilledReichswald Forest War Cemetery
67 AdamsJ R BSergeantBomber Command420Sqn RCAF
1942-02-18HampdenIAD915PT-FWaddington1816GardeningDitched off SchiermonnikoogKilledVredenhof Cemetery
68 AdamsCSergeantBomber Command425Sqn RCAF
1944-03-15HalifaxIIILW413KW-QTholthorpe1905StuttgartAbandoned & crashed Brierley Hill Birmingham
69 AdamsD ASergeantBomber Command431Sqn RCAF
1943-10-08HalifaxVLK657SE-KTholthorpe2243HannoverCrashed KleinburgwedelKilledHannover War Cemetery
70 AdamsonJohnPilot Officer168511W/Op/Air/GnrRAFVRBomber Command408Sqn RCAF
1944-01-27LancasterIIDS709EQ-PRAF Linton-on-Ouse1750Berlin See archive report for full details KilledBerlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery. Grave 5.D.21 Read Archive Report
71 AdamsonJ McLSergeantRCAFBomber Command57Sqn
1943-12-23LancasterIIIJB233DX-FEast Kirkby.0040.BerlinCrashed MeppenKilledReichswald Forest War CemeteryParadie Archive Database
72 AdamsonR HFlying OfficerRCAFBomber Command83Sqn
1944-01-27LancasterIIIJB724OL-VWyton1752BerlinCrashed Sautour {Namur}KilledHotton War CemeteryParadie Archive Database
73 AddisonJoseph HoraceFlight SergeantR/225031CanadianAir GunnerRCAFBomber Command103Sqn
1943-06-25LancasterIW4827PM-WElsham Wolds2319GelsenkirchenShot down by night fighter of 10./NJG 1. Crashed at 03:08 at New Vennep (Noord Holland), 12km S of Haarlem.KilledAmsterdam New Eastern Cemetery Plot 69.Row B.Coll.grave 19, Netherlands
Accident reportPosthumously promoted to Pilot Officer SN C/16683.
74 AddisonD GSergeantRCAFBomber Command431Sqn RCAF
1943-11-18HalifaxVLK632SE-MTholthorpe1640MannheimCrashed Hoben-SulzenKilledRheinberg War CemeteryParadie Archive Database
75 AddisonW ESergeantBomber Command424Sqn RCAF
1944-03-18HalifaxIIILW460QB-USkipton on Swale1924FrankfurtCrashed at Wolf on the MoselPoW
76 AdelsreinJ JSergeantRCAFBomber Command100Sqn
1943-08-23LancasterIIILM333HW-VGrimsby2030BerlinCrashed at LagebreichtPoWParadie Archive Database
77 AdilmanB MFlight LieutenantRCAFBomber Command431Sqn RCAF
1945-01-06LancasterXKB821SE-PCroft1504HanauKilled Paradie Archive Database
78 AdilmanB LPilot OfficerBomber Command420Sqn RCAF
1942-10-13WellingtonIIIX3963PT-DLeeming1829KielCrashed near Docking NFK
79 AdlamA A AFlight Sergeant6266241Bomber Command405Sqn RCAF
1943-05-04HalifaxIIJB904LQ-EGransden Lodge2150DortmundCrashed QuendorfPoW
80 AdlamO P E R JSergeantBomber Command427Sqn RCAF
1943-02-12WellingtonIIIBJ778ZL-DCroft1726GardeningCrashed Black Intake MoorKilled
81 AdlardWilliam RobertPilot OfficerJ/88714Age 20CanadaAir/GnrRCAFBomber Command429Sqn RCAF
1944-04-22HalifaxIIILV963AL-VRAF Leeming, Yorkshire2247Dusseldorf See archive report for further details KilledReichswald Forest War Cemetery. Grave 7.E.13
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82 AdlerW LSergeantRCAFBomber Command12Sqn
1944-02-24LancasterIIIJB540PH-LWickenby2013SchweinfurtKilledDurnbach War CemeteryParadie Archive Database
83 AdrainR R AFlying OfficerRCAFBomber Command463Sqn RAAF
1945-04-08LancasterINX584JO-VWaddington1812LutzkendorfAbandoned on way homeKilledRunnymedeParadie Archive Database
84 AdsettFrederick CharlesFlight SergeantR/92747Age 22CanadianPilotRCAFBomber Command115Sqn
1942-10-02WellingtonIIIBK271KO-ARAF Mildenhall, Suffolk1845KrefeldSee archive report for further detailsKilledReichswald Forest War Cemetery Plot 8 Row E Joint Grave 9-10

Paradie Archive DatabaseBorn on the 17 June 1920. Son of Charles Lesley and Bertha Merle Adsett (née Horne), of Victoria, British Columbia, Canada. Enlisted May 1941.
85 AfflickW RPilot OfficerJ18155RCAFBomber Command156Sqn
1943-03-08LancasterIW4896GT-WWarboys2015NurnbergBelieved crashed near FurthKilledDurnbach War CemeteryParadie Archive Database
86 AgarB WFlight SergeantR105759RCAFBomber Command419Sqn RCAF
1943-04-03HalifaxIIDT617VR-GMiddleton St George1952EssenCrashed Duur HollandKilledOlst {Duur} General Cemetery Paradie Archive Database
87 AgassizRoland Ernest GarnaultFlying Officer NavigatorJ/14194RCAFBomber Command405Sqn RCAF
1943-06-16HalifaxIIHR832LQ-RAF Gransden Lodge, CambridgeshireNot known crash time 19.05Cross country training flightTraining - crashed Clifton Farm, Clenchwarton, NorfolkKilledSutton Bridge (St. Mathew) Churchyard Sec. S. Grave 33 Paradie Archive Database Read Archive Report
88 AgateJ VFlight SergeantE121039RCAFBomber Command428Sqn RCAF
1943-04-28WellingtonXHE728NA-BDalton2057Gardening?KilledRunnymedeParadie Archive Database
89 AgateG ESergeantBomber Command405Sqn RCAF
1943-09-05HalifaxIIHR810LQ-XGransden Lodge1925MannheimCrashed NusslochKilledDurnbach War Cemetery
90 AgerPeter Dennis VictorSergeant1874688Flight EngineerRAFVRBomber Command434 (Bluenose) Sqn, RCAF
1944-06-16HalifaxIIILW433WL:WRAF Croft22:54SterkradeSee archive report for further detailsKilledZundert Protestant Churchyard Grave 1
91 AgglePPilot OfficerFighter418Sqn RCAF
1944-02-10MosquitoVIHJ715IntruderCrashed near FordKilled
92 AgnewR MSergeantRCAFBomber Command106Sqn
1943-02-11LancasterILM303ZN-MSyerston1732WilhelmshavenCrashed off BorkumKilledSage War Cemetery Paradie Archive Database
93 AgnewDavid RenwickFlying OfficerJ/21038Air/BmrRCAFBomber Command419Sqn RCAF
1943-06-28HalifaxIIJD215VR-BRAF Middleton St. George2304Koln See archive report for further details KilledGroesbeek Canadian War Cemetery, Grave XV.F.3 Paradie Archive Database Read Archive Report
94 AgnewJ GFlying OfficerRCAFBomber Command424Sqn RCAF
1945-01-12Halifax IIILV998QB-YSkipton on Swale1724GardeningPoW Paradie Archive Database
95 AgurP GFlying OfficerRCAFBomber Command429Sqn RCAF
1944-06-28HalifaxIIMZ302AL-ELeeming2205MetzEvaderParadie Archive Database
96 AhrensWalter ColinSquadron LeaderJ/16213Rosetown Saskatchewan CanadaCanadaPilotRCAFFighter257Sqn
1944-07-16TyphoonIbMN879AAbandoned near DieppeKilledDieppe Canadian War Cemetery Hautot-Sur-Mer France

Paradie Archive Database
A Typhoon fighter, subscribed for by the Borough of Sutton & Cheam, recently had a swastika painted on its fuselage to mark its first success in combat with an ME.109. A Canadian pilot - Flight Lieutenant Walter Ahrens of Rosetown, Saskatchewan, Canada, who was flying the 'Borough of Sutton and Cheam' engaged the enemy aircraft. Another Typhoon pilot in his squadron also took a hand, and the German aircraft blew up and fell in pieces into the sea. The 'Borough of Sutton and Cheam' has been flown by Flight Lieutenant Ahrens fifty time, and the pilot says it is a lucky aircraft.
97 AianoRobert HaroldSergeant1434385Air GunnerRAFVRBomber Command431 Sqn RCAF
1944-04-27HalifaxIIIMZ529SE:ERAF Croft, Yorkshire23:25MontzenSee Archive report for further detailsKilledSchoonselhof Cemetery. Grave IVa.D.32
98 AickenJ NFlight SergeantRCAFCoastal Command415Sqn RCAF
1945-02-08Halifax IIINR2496U-JEast Moor256Wanne-EickelPoW Paradie Archive Database
99 AideLouis LyndeFlight Lieutenant PassengerC/16471CanadaRCAFBomber CommandNo. 3 Service Flying Training School1945-05-16Avro AnsonV12478Not known RCAF Currie Field, Calgary, Canada Take off time not known - crash time 1530Ferry FlightAircraft malfunction - Crashed 7.5 miles NNW Ponoka, Alberta, CanadaKilledHardisty Cemetery. Lot 10. Block A
Paradie Archive DatabaseRead Archive Report
100 AikenDavidPilot Officer W/Op Air GunnerJ/18207RCAFBomber Command408Sqn RCAF
1943-06-25HalifaxIIJB858EQ-SRAF Leeming, Yorkshire2324GelsenkirchenCrashed Holtwick, GermanyKilledReichswald Forest War Cemetery. Grave 12.D.3.Paradie Archive Database Read Archive Report

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