Browse Items (311 total)

  • Tags: killed in action

MPhillipsCR151843-151002-01.jpg
Captain Flying Officer Charles Ronald Phillips and list of crew and next of kin.

EHMGovPhillipsF[Date]-010002.jpg
Form sympathy letter from Buckingham Palace to Mrs F Phillips following the death of her husband.

SWynnIA146838v10004.jpg
Gives notice that her husbands grave will be moved from Venlo to the British Military Cemetery at Jonkersbosch, Nijmegen. Gives details of new graves.

SWynnIA146838v10002.jpg
From Air Ministry casualty branch reporting that the Royal Air Force Missing Research and Inquiry Service in Holland had located husband's grave in Venlo. Goes on to describe graves of aircrew recovered from same crash. Mentions some facts about…

SWynnIA146838v10001.jpg
From Air Ministry casualty branch reporting that the Royal Air Force Missing Research and Inquiry Service in Holland had located husband's grave in Venlo. Goes on to describe graves of aircrew recovered from same crash. Mentions some facts about…

SWynnIA146838v10003-0001.jpg
Informs her that a war gratuity was payable in respect of Ian Wynn's service.

SHorryM[Ser#-DoB]v10015-0005-0001.jpg
A programme of events for a IX Squadron reunion and presentation of the portrait of George Thomson VC. The booklet covers the events leading to the award of his VC, the programme of events and the menu, a biography of the artist, a thank you to the…

LPrescottNG1582098v1.pdf
Observer’s and air gunner’s flying log book for N G Prescott, wireless operator, covering the period from 25 August 1943 to 7 Jan 1945, when he went missing on operations. Detailing his flying training and operations flown. He was stationed at…

PBrettAC2001.jpg
White cross with 1867875 Sgt A C Brett RAF 11.11.44.

NBrettAC200127-02.jpg
Previously reported missing now presumed to have been killed. Gives other personal details. Includes head and shoulders portrait of man in flying jacket.

ERowleySBrett KFM490108.jpg
Informs her that further investigation by the Royal Air Force Missing Research and Enquiry Service had located her husbands place of burial at Heidenau. Informs her that all fallen would be transferred to specially selected military cemeteries and…

EAirMinMcLoughlinM470114-0001.jpg
Covers a report from the Royal Air Force Missing Research and Enquiry Service in Germany. Describe crash of her husbands aircraft which came down 20 miles south of Hamburg. Bodies of some crew were recovered but apart from Flt Sgt Green none were…

EAirMinBrettKFM470115-0001.jpg
Covers a report from the Royal Air Force Missing Research and Enquiry Service in Germany. Describes crash of her husbands aircraft which came down 20 miles south of Hamburg. Bodies of some crew were recovered but apart from Flt Sgt Green none were…

MBowerFG1575473-200123-08.jpg
The memo refers to F G Bower's body which is being transported to Hucknall by train.

ESaundersHWBowerHA430406.jpg
The letter informs Mr Bower that his son has been killed in an aircraft accident.

EOCRAFUpHeyfordBowerHA[Date]-01.jpg
The text of a telegram sent to F G Bower's father informing him that his son has lost his life in an accident.

ELoweGBower HA430404.jpg
The letter expresses regret and sympathy on the loss of his son in a flying accident.

EBisbyMLBowerHA430820.jpg
The letter refers to a delay in receipt of F G Bower's financial details and certificate of death.

E[Author]Bower FG430408.jpg
The telegram advises F G Bower's father that his coffin will be arriving at Hucknall.

MBowerFG1575473-200123-050001.jpg
A document published by the Government advising families not to publicise details of date, place or circumstances of the casualty.
A second document concerns personal effects and how they are protected and returned to the family of the deceased.

LBowerFG1575473v1.pdf
Flying log book for F G Bower covering the period from 25 June 1942 to 4 April 1943. Detailing his flying training, including course certificate until his death on Active Service. He was stationed at Pan-American Airways Observer School, Miami, USA…

ESimpsonGBowerHA430428-0001.jpg
The letter refers to the death of her son and the revised financial payments.

BFordTAFordTAv1.pdf
Terry Ford's wartime experiences written and read to Avon Talking Magazine for the Blind.

PEdgarAG19010017.jpg
Full length portrait of an airman. On the reverse is 'Dudley Snooke Age 20. Killed on Active Service Sept 28th.'

SEllamsG49286v20079.pdf
Casualties from among fellow Boy Entrants.
Output Formats

atom, dc-rdf, dcmes-xml, json, omeka-xml, rss2