Royal Air Force War Grave Photos for Reference.

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  1. Buteman

    Buteman 336/102 LAA Regiment (7 Lincolns), RA

    Flight Sergeant GEORGE JEFFREY BURNS
    Service Number: 640006
    Regiment & Unit/Ship
    Royal Air Force
    25 Sqdn.
    Date of Death: Died 21 November 1944
    Buried or commemorated at
    AMELAND (NES) GENERAL CEMETERY
    Plot D. Row 9. Joint grave 27.
    Netherlands

    Sergeant JOHN DALLEY
    Service Number: 932761
    Regiment & Unit/Ship
    Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
    254 Sqdn.
    Date of Death: Died 21 November 1944
    Age 22 years old
    Buried or commemorated at
    AMELAND (NES) GENERAL CEMETERY
    Plot D. Row 9. Joint grave 27.
    Netherlands
    Additional Info Son of John and Anne Elizabeth Dalley, of Bromham, Bedfordshire.

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  2. Buteman

    Buteman 336/102 LAA Regiment (7 Lincolns), RA

    From the same crew. British & Canadian. (I took these photos over 10 years ago)

    Flight Lieutenant WILLIAM GLADSTONE HOFFMAN
    Service Number: J/26779
    Regiment & Unit/Ship
    Royal Canadian Air Force
    78 (R.A.F.) Sqdn
    Date of Death
    Died 28 July 1944
    Age 21 years old
    Buried or commemorated at
    ST. JORIS COMMUNAL CEMETERY
    Grave 12.
    Belgium
    Country of Service Canadian
    Additional Info Son of Eagar and Hazel Hoffman; husband of Nan Hoffman, of Forres, Morayshire.
    Personal Inscription IN LOVING MEMORY OF WILLIAM BELOVED HUSBAND OF NAN QUARRELL

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    Flying Officer RUSSELL HARRY WINTER
    Service Number: 169680
    Regiment & Unit/Ship
    Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
    78 Sqdn.
    Date of Death: Died 28 July 1944
    Age 29 years old
    Buried or commemorated at
    ST. JORIS COMMUNAL CEMETERY
    Grave 11.
    Belgium
    Country of Service United Kingdom
    Additional Info Son of George and Lilian Winter, of Norwich; husband of Irene Mabel Winter, of Upper Hillesdon, Norwich.
    Personal Inscription A TRIBUTE OF LOVE AND REMEMBRANCE TO ONE WE SHALL NEVER FORGET


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  3. CL1

    CL1 116th LAA and 92nd (Loyals) LAA,Royal Artillery

    Squadron Leader JOHN CARLETON BETTS
    37648, Royal Air Force
    who died
    on 10 October 1941

    Remembered with honour
    ELSTREE (ST. NICHOLAS) CHURCHYARD
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  4. CL1

    CL1 116th LAA and 92nd (Loyals) LAA,Royal Artillery

    Remembered Northwood Cemetery,Middlesex


    SERGEANT KENNETH ALBERT KING
    Service Number: 966959
    Regiment & Unit/Ship

    Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve

    51 Sqdn.

    Date of Death
    Died 05 July 1941

    Age 21 years old

    Buried or commemorated at
    BREST (KERFAUTRAS) CEMETERY

    Plot 40. Row 1. Joint grave 14.

    France


    • Country of ServiceUnited Kingdom
    • Additional InfoSon of Albert Edgar and May King, of Ruislip, Middlesex.
    • Personal InscriptionI THANK MY GOD UPON EVERY REMEMBRANCE OF YOU. PHILIPPIANS I.3 MUM, DAD, CON. AND DOFF










    BURIED OR COMMEMORATED AT
    BREST (KERFAUTRAS) CEMETERY
    FinistereFrance
    Number of casualties: 114
    View cemetery details

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  5. CL1

    CL1 116th LAA and 92nd (Loyals) LAA,Royal Artillery

    Remembered Northwood Cemetery,Middlesex

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    FLIGHT SERGEANT CECIL FREDERICK PURNELL
    Service Number: 1395676
    Regiment & Unit/Ship
    Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve

    211 Sqdn.

    Date of Death
    Died 09 February 1945

    Age 23 years old

    Buried or commemorated at
    TAUKKYAN WAR CEMETERY

    Joint grave 23A. F. 2-3.

    Myanmar

    • Additional Info Son of Herbert and Emily Jane Purnell; husband of Annie Bertha Louisa Purnell, of Neasden, Middlesex.
    • Personal Inscription "BE THOU FAITHFUL UNTO DEATH, AND I WILL GIVE THEE A CROWN OF LIFE"


    • Country of ServiceUnited Kingdom
     
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  6. Wrgmr1

    Wrgmr1 HMS Wolsey at the East Mole Dunkirk

    My mother was his wife. Here is a story about him.
    Photographs taken on HMS Wolsey on 30 May 1940
     
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  7. CL1

    CL1 116th LAA and 92nd (Loyals) LAA,Royal Artillery

  8. CL1

    CL1 116th LAA and 92nd (Loyals) LAA,Royal Artillery

    SERGEANT WILLIAM JOHN WILSON
    Service Number: 581485
    Regiment & Unit/Ship
    Royal Air Force

    59 Sqdn.

    Date of Death
    Died 04 June 1940

    Age 27 years old

    Buried or commemorated at
    EDGWARE (ST. MARGARET) CHURCHYARD
    • United Kingdom
    • Additional InfoSon of Edward Henry John and Ellen Emma Wilson. of Edgware.
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  9. Tricky Dicky

    Tricky Dicky Don'tre member

    Pilot Officer S W Ashton, Sergeant W J Wilson, Aircraftman R Wilson: killed; aircraft... | The National Archives
    Reference: AIR 81/2210
    Description:
    Pilot Officer S W Ashton, Sergeant W J Wilson, Aircraftman R Wilson: killed; aircraft accident, Blenheim R3697, 59 Squadron, Eastchurch, 4 June 1940
    Date: 1940 Jan 01 - 1947 Dec 31
    Held by: The National Archives, Kew
    Former reference in its original department: P 352682/40
    Legal status: Public Record(s)
    Closure status: Open Document, Open Description
    Access conditions: Open on Transfer
    Record opening date: 30 June 2017

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  10. jonheyworth

    jonheyworth Senior Member

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  11. jonheyworth

    jonheyworth Senior Member

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  12. jonheyworth

    jonheyworth Senior Member

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  13. Graham Marley

    Graham Marley New Member

    Photograph is not of Ronalds gravestone :-(
     

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