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#Name* (↑)First NamesTitleRankRAF Equivalent RankService No.BornNationalityRoleAwardsAir Force (↑)Command (↑)Unit (↑)DateofIncident *See Note (↑)Aircraft (↑)TypeSerialCodeVictories (Fighters)BaseTimeMission                        Incident                        FateCommemoratedPhoto (Click to Expand)Referring Database                        Notes                        Links/Archive Reports
3301 BowdenWoodrow WilsonSergeant11708741917NavigatorRAFVRBomber Command105 Sqn
1944-10-06MosquitoXVIML996GB:KBourn18:47DortmundLost without traceKilledRunnymede Memorial Panel 225Son of Mrs F Bowden of Buxton, Derbyshire.
3302 BowdenJFlight SergeantBomber Command158 Sqd
1944-03-18HalifaxIIILK787NP-ULissett1919FrankfurtDitched off CalaisPoW
3303 BowdenSamuelFlying Officer182602BritishPilotRAFVRBomber Command57 Sqd
1944-11-11LancasterILL939DX-HEast Kirkby1654HarborgCrash landed at BeckdorfKilled Age 30Hamburg (Ohlsdorf) Cemetery, Germany
Hamburg (Ohlsdorf) Cemetery, Germany
Took off at 16:54 hrs for an operation against the Rhenania-Ossag oil refinery at Harburg in Hamburg. 19:27 LT The Lanc was hit by heavy Flak; crash-landed. On first impact one engine and rear turret were torn away. The remainder of the aircraft bounced and flew on for over a kilometre before finally crash-landing near Beckdorf, approximately 25km SW of Hamburg. 14% moon

Son of George Lowe Bowden, and of Isabella Bowden, of Doncaster, Yorkshire.

ORB for mission
3304 BowdenTSergeantBomber Command61 Sqd
1944-01-27LancasterIW4315QR-QSkellingthorpe1738BerlinDitched off Guernsey on returnKilledRunnymede Archive Report
3305 BowdenNoel OswaldWarrant Officer412307AustraliaRAAF11 Sqd RAF
on RAF
1944-05-23RAAF Honour Roll
3306 BowdenJohn LawrenceCorporal38085AustraliaRAAFRAAF 5 Aircraft Depot Wagga Wagga1944-11-08RAAF Honour Roll
3307 BowditchBryan RobertSergeant1322645PilotRAFVRBomber Command626 Sqd
1944-02-24LancasterILL797UM-B2RAF Wickenby, Lincolnshire1810SchweinfurtCrashed Marsal {Moselle}KilledMarsal (Moselle) Churchyard Cemetery Collective Grave 1-2Read Archive Report
3308 BowdonL DSergeantRCAFBomber Command100 Sqd
1944-03-24LancasterIIIND328HW-WGrimsby2216KarlsruheCrashed St Martens-Voeren {Liege}KilledHeverlee War Cemetery BelgiumParadie Archive Database
3309 BoweDonald McFarlanePilot Officer419550AustraliaRAAF1660 Conversion RAF1944-08-15RAAF Honour Roll
3310 BowellP JFlying OfficerRAAFBomber Command463 Sqd RAAF
1944-11-06LancasterIPD311JO-OWaddington1651GravenhorstKilledReichswald Forest War Cemetery
3311 BowellPeter JohnFlying Officer422394AustraliaRAAF463 Sqd RAAF
1944-11-06RAAF Honour Roll
3312 BowenJFlying OfficerRAAFBomber Command626 Sqd
1944-07-20LancasterIIILM633UM-T2Wickenby2346CourtraiCrashed at Lampernisse {West-Vlaanderen}PoW
3313 BowenJackFlight Lieutenant122988PilotRAFVRBomber Command429 Sqd RCAF
1944-02-19HalifaxVLK993AL-JRAF Leeming, Yorkshire2316LeipzigSee archive report for full detailsKilledBerlin War Cemetery Grave 9.G.14 Archive Report
3314 BowenRoland JohnFlight Sergeant54028Flight EngineerRAFVRBomber Command156 Sqd
1944-01-01LancasterIIIJA925GT-LWarboys00:19Berlin See archive report for further information Missing - believed killedRunnymede Memorial. Panel 210 Read Archive Report
3315 BowenGeoffrey HughFlying Officer161261PilotRAFVRBomber Command1655 Mosquito Training Unit1944-05-13OxfordIDF517Not knownRAF Warboys, Cambridgeshire1615TrainingSee archive report for further detailsKilledOystermouth Cemetery. Section B Grave 10Read Archive Report
3316 BowenR HWarrant OfficerRCAFBomber Command419 Sqd RCAF
1944-10-14LancasterIKB800VR-CMiddleton St George615DuisburgExploded target areaKilledReichswald Forest War CemeteryParadie Archive Database
3317 BowenD BSergeantBomber Command15 Sqd
1943-09-27StirlingIIIEE940LS-YMildenhall1944HannoverCrashed at RonnenbergKilledHannover War Cemetery
3318 BowenPeter DuncanFlight Lieutenant42481PilotRAFVRBomber Command169 Sqn
1944-02-13MosquitoIIDD629VI:?Little Snoring13:05TrainingCrashed at 13:30 into the sea 2 miles off Burnham, Norfolk during gunnery practice, off a tight turnKilledRunnymede Memorial Panel 201Son of the Revd. Canon Harry Duncan Storer Bowen, and Gladys Beale Bowen, of Ashford, Kent.
3319 BowenB VSergeantBomber Command207 Sqd
1944-09-12LancasterIPD267EM-GSpilsby1911StuttgartCrashed StuttgartKilledDurnbach War Cemetery
3320 BowenJ ASergeantBomber Command35 Sqd (Madras Presidency)
3321 BowenH JSergeantBomber Command44 Sqd
1944-03-22LancasterIIIND518KM-DDunholme Lodge1853FrankfurtCrashed KleinkrotzenburgKilledDurnbach War Cemetery
3322 BowenP HSergeantBomber Command50 Sqd
1944-07-07LancasterIDV363VN-KSkellingthorpe2231St-LeuCrashed at Ialande-en-Son {Oise}KilledSt-Sever Cemetery Rouen
3323 BowenA GSergeantBomber Command514 Sqd
1944-11-12LancasterING350JI-CWaterbeach833OsterfeldCrashed at SterkradeKilledReichswald Forest War Cemetery
3324 BowenH ESergeantBomber Command625 Sqd
1944-06-10LancasterILL897CF-PKelstern2317AcheresCrashed near RambouilletKilledSt-Hilarion Communal Cemetery
3325 BowenJ BSergeantBomber Command1944-04-20LancasterILL754LS-PMildenhall.0012.KolnCrashed Koln-NeppesKilledRheinberg War Cemetery
3326 BowenWilliam HowardFlying Officer400775AustraliaRAAF38 Sqd RAF
1944-01-06RAAF Honour Roll
3327 Bowen-ChennellPhilipSergeant1455428Air GunnerBomber Command9 Sqd
1944-06-21LancasterIME704WS-BBardney2306Scholven-BuerShot down by nightfighter. Abandoned and crashed at Ede {Gelderland}. Crashed near railwaystation 'De Klomp', BuurtsteegKilledEde General Cemetery, Gelderland Holland
Outward-bound, the aircraft was intercepted by Hauptmann Ernst-Wilhelm Modrow & Unteroffizier Erich Schneider of the 1./NJG 1, who had taken off from Venlo airfield at 00:43 hrs in Heinkel He 219 A-0 G9+AH. The crew caught the Lancaster at 20,000 feet. The aircraft was abandoned and came down at De Klomp (Buurtsteeg). Those who died are buried in various Cemeteries. Sgt Redshaw RCAF was 18 years of age and was amongst the youngest Canadians killed in Bomber Command in 1944:
3328 BowerG ESergeantBomber Command218 Sqd
3329 BowerT CFlight SergeantBomber Command582 Sqd
1944-07-20LancasterIIIED9086O-ZLittle Staughton1420Foret-du-CrocKilledDieppe Canadian War Cemetery
3330 BowerVincent A 2nd LtO-824388USAPilotUSAAFlX Fighter Command492nd Fighter Squadron1944-09-21P-47 Thunderbolt0.5 Luftwaffe destroyedSource:
ETO (European Theatre)
3331 BoweringJohn Ernest RalphPilot OfficerJ/88199Age 19CanadianAir GunnerRCAFBomber Command619 Sqd
1944-06-22LancasterIME846PG-CRAF Dunholme Lodge2301WesselingSee archive report for further detailsKilledSchoonselhof Cemetery. Grave IVa. F. 17Paradie Archive DatabaseSon of Ernest and Helena Bowering, of Kingston, Ontario, Canada. Epitaph: 'To Those Who Loved Him He Will Always Live'.
3332 BoweringFrank EdgarFlight Sergeant417451AustraliaRAAF301 Ferry Training RAF1944-01-26RAAF Honour Roll
3333 BowermanD R CSergeantBomber Command433 Sqd RCAF
1944-04-22HalifaxIIILV840BM-ESkipton on Swale2222DusseldorfPoW
3334 BowermanR V TSergeantBomber Command97 Sqd (Straits Settlements)
1944-01-30LancasterIIIJB535OF-QBourn1715BerlinCrashed at Kolhorn {Noord-Holland}KilledBarsingerhorn General Cemetery
3335 BowernDonald AndersonFlight Sergeant420434AustraliaRAAF466 Sqd RAAF
1944-05-13RAAF Honour Roll
3336 BowersWSergeantBomber Command158 Sqd
1944-03-22HalifaxIIILW580NP-OLissett1907FrankfurtCrashed near UmmelinKilledReichswald Forest War Cemetery
3337 BowersNSergeantBomber Command49 Sqd
1944-11-26LancasterIIIPB432EA-OFulbeck2341MunchenCrashed at Dry Doddlington LincsInjured
3338 BowersE G WFlying OfficerBomber Command630 Sqd
1944-08-26LancasterIME650LE-BEast Kirkby1958KonigsbergCrashed at Skarrild DenmarkKilledSkarrild Nachtjagd War Diaries Volume 2 This aircraft was claimed by Oblt Arnold Brinkmann (8./NJG3). 10 km North West of Hormum at 03:38. This would be his 12th kill. See Kracker Archive on this site (Additional information from John Jones)
3339 BowersElmer O 1st LtO-754584USAPilotUSAAF364th Fighter Group384th Fighter Squadron
1944-09-19P-38 Lightning (P-51 Mustang mid 1944)1.5 Luftwaffe destroyedSource:
ETO (European Theatre)
3340 BowersJames A 2nd LtO-829811USAPilotUSAAF356th Fighter Group361st Fighter Squadron: Martlesham Playboys
1944-11-26P-47 Thunderbolt. (P-51 Mustang from Nov 1944)1 Luftwaffe destroyedSource:
ETO (European Theatre)
3341 BowersJames A 1st LtO-829811USAPilotUSAAF356th Fighter Group361st Fighter Squadron: Martlesham Playboys
1945-02-14P-47 Thunderbolt. (P-51 Mustang from Nov 1944)2 Luftwaffe destroyedSource:
ETO (European Theatre)
3342 BowesL EFlying OfficerRAAFBomber Command207 Sqd
1944-06-21LancasterIIILM578EM-LSpilsby2321WesselingCrashed off Dutch coastKilledCambridge City Cemetery Nachtjagd War Diaries Volume 2. This aircraft was claimed by Hptm Martin Drewes (Stab III./NJG1). 15 km North West of Schouwen (KH-1/JH-7) at 1,500m. Time 02:35. This would be his 47th kill. See Kracker Archive on this site. The references in brackets refer to the Beacons (Holding Points)where German aircraft would circle until vectored on to enemy aircraft or they had a visual sighting. (Additional information from John Jones)
3343 BowesLSergeant1394105W/Op/Air GunnerRAFVRBomber Command463 Sqd RAAF
1944-01-30LancasterIIIJA973JO-OWaddington1724BerlinCrashed at RepenteKilledRunnymede Panel 225
3344 BowesLyle EdwardFlying Officer419253AustraliaRAAF207 Sqd RAF
1944-06-22RAAF Honour Roll
3345 BoweyWSergeantBomber Command115 Sqd
1944-03-24LancasterIIDS678KO-JWitchford1849BerlinShot down near LeipzigKilledRunnymede
3346 BowkerBryanFlight Sergeant760351Age 33UKWireless Operator/Air GunnerRAFVRCoastal Command302 Ferry Training Unit (FTU)1944-06-08SunderlandIIIML858PRAF Oban, Argyllshire2355TrainingCrashed on Gleann Mhor, St. Kilda during navigational exercise flight out of Oban. All ten occupants died in the crashKilledRunnymede Memorial Panel 215.
The crews remains were given full military honours by an RAF Guard of Honour and were committed to the sea between St. Kilda and the island of Boreray. Rev Macleod read the burial service. (Reference: Wartime wrecks on St. Kilda - Rt. Rev. Monsignor John C. Barry, DCL, MA; Chairman of the St. Kilda Club)

Son of Arthur and Ada Emily Bowker and husband of Mary Bowker, of Stockport, Cheshire, England.
3347 BowkerN CFlight Sergeant1577716PilotRAFVRBomber Command12 Sqd
1944-02-19LancasterIIIJB609PH-FWickenby2323Leipzig Crashed at Elspeet {Gelderland} KilledHarderwijk General Cemetery Burial British Plot 1 Grave 44.Nachtjagd War Diaries Volume 1 This aircraft was claimed by Ofw Heinz Vinke (11/NJG1).Elspeet 15 km North West of Apeldoorn at 4,800m. Time 05:34. This would be his 53rd kill. See Kracker Archive on this site. (Additional information from John Jones)
3348 BowkerHarlow WilburFlying OfficerJ/18734CanadianPilotRCAF2 TAF412 Sqd RCAF
1944-07-02SpitfireIXMK199VZ-B4 Bény-sur-MerTac RecceShot down by a fw-190KilledBayeux War Cemetery, Xxviii. H. 1. France
Accident report
3349 BowkerCSergeantBomber Command138 Sqd (Special)
1944-08-31StirlingIVLK131NF-TTempsfordSOECrashed at Gilze-en-RijenPoW
3350 BowlerFred ErnestSergeant1182712Air GunnerRAFVRBomber Command100 Sqn
1944-04-26LancasterIIIJB614HW-DGrimsby23:10EssenConed by 5/Flakscheinw Abt 214. hit by 1, 3 & 4/schw Flak Abt 471, 2/schw Flak Abt 430 (Eisb), 3/schw Flak Abt 243 and 2 & 3/schw Flak Abt 382. Exploded over Essen-Borbeck at 01:28KilledReichswald Forest War Cemetery Plot 7 Row D Grave 16Husband of Maisie Bowler, of Leicester

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