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The Air Forces Memorial, or Runnymede Memorial, in Englefield Green, near Egham, Surrey, England is a memorial dedicated to some 20,456 men and women from air forces of the British Empire who were lost in air and other operations during World War II. Those recorded have no known grave anywhere in the world, and many were lost without trace. The name of each of these airmen and airwomen is engraved into the stone walls of the memorial, according to country and squadron. There are other memorials to the fallen with no known grave, namely the Ottawa Allied Forces Memorial, the Malta Memorial and the Alamein Allied Forces Memorial, all of which are to be found on this site under the Databases menu.
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#NameFirst NamesInitialsService NumberRankTitleAwardsDutyAir ServiceDateofDeathSquadronCommandAircraftMarkSerialCodeStationDepartedOperation NameCircumstancesFateAge***FamilyDetails***PanelPhotoNotes
1 Taylor Alastair JamesA J575430 SergeantRAF1943-05-16617Sqn
Bomber CommandLancasterIIIED934AJ-K2130ChastiseCrashed W of HarlingenKilledAge 20 Son of Stephen and Sarah Ann Taylor, of Alves, Morayshire, ScotlandPanel 166
2 Mckellar Alexander FarleyA F176945 Flying OfficerRAFVR1945-01-12617Sqn
Bomber CommandLancasterINF992KC-BWoodhall Spa846BergenCrashed in sea off Norwegian coastKilledAge 20 Son of Alexander and Elsie McKellar, of Edinburgh, ScotlandPanel 267
3 Nicholson VivianV1144183 Flight Sergeant DFMRAFVR1943-09-15617Sqn
Bomber CommandLancasterIIIJA981KC-J2350LadbergenDitched 8 miles NE of Cromer, NorfolkKilledAge 20 Son of Arthur Timothy Reed Nicholson and Elizabeth Ellen Victoria Nicholson, of Sherburn, Co DurhamPanel 138
4 O'Grady John Brian De CourcyJ B De CR/77353 Warrant Officer Class IRCAF1943-11-17617Sqn
Bomber CommandLancasterIIIED735KC-R2340TransitKilledAge 30Panel 179
5 Plishka LeonardLJ/17388 Pilot OfficerRCAF1943-11-17617Sqn
Bomber CommandLancasterIIIED735KC-R2340TransitKilledAge 25 Son of Mike M and Horpyna Plishka of Edmonton, Alberta, CanadaPanel 177
6 Randon Joseph CharlesJ C134673 Flight LieutenantRAFVR1945-03-21617Sqn
Bomber CommandLancasterIPD117YZ-LWoodhall Spa745BremenCrashed 19km S of BremenKilledAge 23 Son of Richard Arthur and Prudence Elizabeth Randon, of Spital, Chesterfield, DerbyshirePanel 265
7 Ross Ian StewartI SAUS.18839 Flying OfficerRAAF1945-01-12617Sqn
Bomber CommandLancasterINF992KC-BWoodhall Spa846BergenCrashed in sea off Norwegian coastKilledAge 24 Son of Alexander McLachlan Ross, and of Christina Lillian Ross, of Alphington, Victoria, AustraliaPanel 283
8 Simmonds Harold ThomasH T1248156 SergeantRAFVR1943-09-15617Sqn
Bomber CommandLancasterIIIJA981KC-J2350LadbergenDitched 8 miles NE of Cromer, NorfolkKilledAge 22 Son of Thomas and Elizebeth Simmonds of Burgess Hill, SussexPanel 164
9 Stone Antony JosephA J1311959 Flight SergeantRAFVR1943-09-15617Sqn
Bomber CommandLancasterIIIJA981KC-J2350LadbergenDitched 8 miles NE of Cromer, NorfolkKilledAge 22 Son of Joseph and Dorothy Grace Stone, of Winchester Panel 139
10 Laughland Alan MacneileyA MJ/19334 Pilot Officer DFMRCAF1943-11-18617Sqn
Bomber CommandLancasterIIIED735KC-R2340TransitKilledAge 21 Son of James and Florence Laughland, of Guelph, Ontario, CanadaPanel 176
11 Tilby Edward GeorgeE G184159 Pilot OfficerRAFVR1945-01-12617Sqn
Bomber CommandLancasterINF992KC-BWoodhall Spa846BergenCrashed in sea off Norwegian coastKilledPanel 269
12 Walter WilliamW1866667 Flight SergeantRAFVR1945-01-12617Sqn
Bomber CommandLancasterINF992KC-BWoodhall Spa846BergenCrashed in sea off Norwegian coastKilledPanel 273
13 Warner James HerbertJ H128619 Flying OfficerRAFVR1943-05-16617Sqn
Bomber CommandLancasterIIIED934AJ-K2130ChastiseCrashed W of HarlingenKilledPanel 130
14 Welch John LawrenceJ L744932 Warrant Officer DFMRAFVR1943-09-15617Sqn
Bomber CommandLancasterIIIJA981KC-J2350LadbergenDitched 8 miles NE of Cromer, NorfolkKilledAge 23 Son of Mr and Mrs T L Welch of Chesham Bois, Buckinghamshire; husband of E M Welch of Cranwell, LincolnshirePanel 134
15 Whitaker Arthur NevilleA N144777 Pilot OfficerRAF1943-05-16617Sqn
Bomber CommandLancasterIIIED934AJ-K2130ChastiseCrashed W of HarlingenKilledPanel 134
16 Whittingham Sam JamesS J159886 Pilot Officer DFMRAFVR1943-11-18617Sqn
Bomber CommandLancasterIIIED735KC-R2340TransitKilledAge 22 Son of Frederick and Sybil Whittingham, of Prescot, LancashirePanel 134
17 Wilkinson JohnJ1025280 SergeantRAFVR1943-05-16617Sqn
Bomber CommandLancasterIIIED934AJ-K2130ChastiseCrashed W of HarlingenKilledAge 21 Son of Thomas Wilfred and Ethel Wilkinson, of Antrobus, CheshirePanel 169
18 Youseman Edward Ernest GeorgeE E G113351 Flight Lieutenant DFCRAFVR1943-11-18617Sqn
Bomber CommandLancasterIIIED735KC-R2340TransitKilledAge 21 Son of Edward George and Eva Annie Youseman, of Ashford, MiddlesexPanel 122
19 Griffiths Leslie DouglasL D1580829 Flight SergeantRAFVR1945-01-12617Sqn
Bomber CommandLancasterINF992KC-BWoodhall Spa846BergenCrashed in sea off Norwegian coastKilledAge 22 Son of Mrs E M Griffiths of Handsworth, BirminghamPanel 271
20 Barnett Edwin AlfredE A53823 Flying OfficerRAFVR1945-03-21617Sqn
Bomber CommandLancasterIPD117YZ-LWoodhall Spa745BremenCrashed 19km S of BremenKilledPanel 266
21 Bell GeorgeG185065 Flying OfficerRAFVR1945-03-21617Sqn
Bomber CommandLancasterIPD117YZ-LWoodhall Spa745BremenCrashed 19km S of BremenKilledAge 24 Son of George Edwin and Hannah Eliza Bell, of Hull, East YorkshirePanel 266
22 Byers Vernon WilliamV WJ/17474 Pilot OfficerRCAF1943-05-17617Sqn
Bomber CommandLancasterIIIED934AJ-K2130ChastiseCrashed W of HarlingenKilledAge 32 Son of Frank and Ruby J Byers of Codette, Saskatchewan, CanadaPanel 175
23 Cansell George EdwardG E173273 Flying OfficerRAFVR1944-10-07617Sqn
Bomber CommandLancasterAge 21 Son of George William and Clara Ada Cansell, of Devonport, DevonPanel 205
24 Davies RonaldR1128796 Leading AircraftmanMiDRAFVR1944-12-29617Sqn
Bomber CommandLancasterAge 24 Son of Isaac and Naomi Davies, of Hitchin, HertfordshirePanel 241
25 Florence RonaldRNZ.41577 Pilot Officer DFMRNZAF1943-11-18617Sqn
Bomber CommandLancasterIIIED735KC-R2340TransitKilledAge 21 Son of Thomas George and Barbara Florence, of Fitzroy, New Plymouth, New ZealandPanel 198
26 Fort JohnJ49575 Flying Officer DFCRAF1943-09-15617Sqn
Bomber CommandLancasterIIIJA981KC-J2350LadbergenDitched 8 miles NE of Cromer, NorfolkKilled Son of George and Martha Fort of YorkPanel 124
27 Gill KennethK155097 Flying Officer DFC, Croix de GuerreRAFVR1945-03-21617Sqn
Bomber CommandLancasterIPD117YZ-LWoodhall Spa745BremenCrashed 19km S of BremenKilledAge 22 Son of Fred and Dorothy Rosamund Gill; husband of Vera Gill, of Halton, YorkshirePanel 267
28 Anderson Sydney RossS R1098277 Warrant Officer DFMRAFVR1945-01-12617Sqn
Bomber CommandLancasterINF992KC-BWoodhall Spa846BergenCrashed in sea off Norwegian coastKilledAge 22 Son of Robert and Norah Anderson; husband of F. Joan Anderson, of Dollis Hill, MiddlesexPanel 269
29 Grimes Walter CrawfordW C138314 Flying Officer DFMRAFVR1943-11-18617Sqn
Bomber CommandLancasterIIIED735KC-R2340TransitKilledAge 22 Son of Walter Crawford Grimes and Charlotte Lucy Howard Grimes, of South Shields, Co DurhamPanel 124
30 Gumbley Bernard AlexanderB ANZ.414614 Flight Lieutenant DFMRNZAF1945-03-21617Sqn
Bomber CommandLancasterIPD117YZ-LWoodhall Spa745BremenCrashed 19km S of BremenKilledAge 29 Son of Louis and Margaret Gumbley, of Hastings, Hawke's Bay, New ZealandPanel 284
31 Hatton WilliamW1013557 SergeantRAFVR1943-09-15617Sqn
Bomber CommandLancasterIIIJA981KC-J2350LadbergenDitched 8 miles NE of Cromer, NorfolkKilledAge 23 Son of George and Florence Hatton, of Wakefield, YorkshirePanel 152
32 Hill VictorV1315729 Flight SergeantRAFVR1943-09-15617Sqn
Bomber CommandLancasterIIIJA981KC-J2350LadbergenDitched 8 miles NE of Cromer, NorfolkKilledPanel 137
33 Horrocks ThomasT650027 Flight SergeantRAFVR1944-10-07617Sqn
Bomber CommandLancasterPanel 218
34 Hurdiss Thomas JamesT J1239780 Flight SergeantRAFVR1944-10-07617Sqn
Bomber CommandLancasterAge 23 Son of William and Alice Hurdiss, of Wollescote, WorcestershirePanel 219
35 Jarvie Charles McAllisterC McA1058757 SergeantRAFVR1943-05-16617Sqn
Bomber CommandLancasterIIIED934AJ-K2130ChastiseCrashed W of HarlingenKilledAge 21 Son of Charles and Nellie Jarvis, of Glasgow, ScotlandPanel 154

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