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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
4001 VeyseyW JSergeantRNZAFBomber Command9 Sqd
1943-01-30LancasterIIIED477WS-OWaddington2349HamburgCrashed vicinity of VechtaKilledRheinberg War Cemetery
4002 ViccarsE VSergeantBomber Command75 Sqd RNZAF
1943-07-13StirlingIIIEE886AA-LMepal110AachenCrashed at base on returnKilledSouthend on Sea {Sutton Rd}
4003 VickE J FSergeantBomber Command487 Sqd RNZAF
1942-12-06VenturaIAE701EG-FFeltwell1120EindhovenCrashed off WalchernKilled
4004 VickersCharles HenryFlight Sergeant11151261920PilotRAFVRBomber Command75 Sqd RNZAF
1942-08-28WellingtonIIIDF673AA-MildenhallNurnbergClaim by Ofw Wilhelm Beier 7/NJG2 - North East of Moerbeke, West of St-Niklaas at 0315. Crashed North East of Moerbeke 13km West of St-NiklaasKilledAdegem Canadian War Cemetery Plot XII Row E Grave 10Sgt. Vickers may have been a Wireless Operator/Air Gunner on this mission

Initially the crew were buried at Moerbeke Cemetery

Son of John Henry and Mary Louisa Vickers, of Newton Heath, Manchester, England
4005 VillersJack TrevorLACNZ/412412Age 24New ZealandPilotRNZAFTraining CommandNo. 2 Service Flying Training School (RNZAF)
1942-01-22HarvardIINZ961-RNZAF Woodbourne0700TrainingSee Archive report for further detailsMissing - believed killedWellington Provincial Memorial
Born on the 17th August 1916 at Wanganui. Worked as a hardware salesman for C.A. Wilkinson Limited, Eltham, Taranak. enlisted at New Plymouth as an aircraft hand. Remustered as a pilot under training on the 18th August 1941. With No. 2 Elementary Flying Training School 27th September 1941. Pilot badge awarded on the 05th January 1942. Son of William John Sydney (died 04th June 1949, age 64) and Alice (née O'Connor - died 12th September 1972, age 83) Villers, of Stratford, Taranaki, New Zealand.
4006 VincentFrank ArthurFlight Sergeant395910Air BomberRAFVRBomber Command75 Sqd RNZAF
1944-08-25LancasterIIILM593AA-NRAF Mepal, Cambridgeshire2025Russelsheim See archive report for full details KilledRheinberg War Cemetery. Coll. grave 8.K.8-10
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4007 VinicombeS SFlight SergeantNZ413286RNZAFBomber Command35 Sqd (Madras Presidency)
1943-03-08HalifaxIIW7851TL-YGraveley1924NurnbergCrashed Avesnes les AubertKilledCambrai
4008 VivianP APilot OfficerRNZAFBomber Command1654 CU
1942-09-13LancasterIW4108WigsleyBremenCrashed Buytenweg Oudehorne HollandKilledHeerenveen Protestant Cemetery
4009 VivianPatrick AylmerSergeantNZ/391872New ZealandRNZAFBomber Command83 Sqd
1940-08-25HampdenIX2895OL-?RAF Scampton Lincolnshire2040BerlinSee archive report for further details Further details here: Read Archive Report
4010 VoganGeorge HillaryFlight SergeantNZ/404577Age 23New ZealandObserverRNZAFBomber Command57 Sqd
1942-04-08WellingtonIIIX3757DX-?RAF Feltwell, Norfolk2205HamburgShot down by nightfighterMissing - believed killedRunnymede Memorial Panel 117
Born on the 16th June 1920 at Duvauchelle. Prior to service worked as a farm worker on his father's farm at Duvauchelle. Enlisted at Levin on the 24th November 1940. Awarded his observers badge and promoted to sergeant on the 23rd June 1941. Son of William George and Martha Mary Vogan (née Hillary), of Spreydon, Canterbury, New Zealand. 304 flying hours logged and on his 18th operational sortie
4011 VogtJohn RonaldFlight SergeantNZ/427527Born on 2rd March 1915New ZealandPilotRNZAFCoastal Command132 Operational Training Unit1944-08-14BeaufighterVICJL813Not knownRAF East Fortune, East Lothian1600TrainingSee archive report for further brief details Missing - believed killedRunnymede Memorial. Panel 264

courtesy Jenifer Lemaire

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4012 VoiceWilliam James StanleySergeant41708Air GunnerRNZAFBomber Command75 Sqd RNZAF
1942-12-17StirlingIBK620AA-ANewmarket1807FallerslebenShot down by a combination of flak and night fighters, crash-landing into the Westeinder Plas, South West of Aalsmeer (Noord Holland) 10 miles South West of AmsterdamPoW No. 27305, Dulag Luft/Stalag 8B Teschen/Stalag 344 Lamsdorf Promoted to WO whilst interned

Returned to UK 21 April 1945
4013 VolzkeLouis George WilliamPilot OfficerNZ/404432Age 27New ZealandPilotRNZAF2 Sqd (NZ)
1941-12-15HudsonIIINZ2007-Nelson, New Zealand1650PatrolSee Archive report for further detailsKilledKopuatama Cemetery. Stratford. Block 71 Plot 11

Courtesy AWMM

Born on the 05th August 194 at Stratford. Worked as a motor mechanic for E.H Eason motor engineers at Stratford. Member of the New Plymouth Aero Club and awarded his 'A' licence on the 01st August 1937 reaching 44 + flying hours. Enlisted at Levin on the 23rd November 1940. Trained with No. 2 Elementary Flying Training School on the 27th December 1940. Then attached to No 3 Flying Training School on the 08th February 1941. Pilots badge was awarded on the 24th March 1941 and awarded his commission on the 03rd May 1941. Joined 2 squadron on the 15th May 1941, flying the Vincent and Hudson.

The son of Charles Albert Frederick Volzke (died 15th June 1941, age 66) and Martha Mary Volzke (née Askew - died 02nd December 1973, age 88) A total of 342 flying hours were logged.

4014 Von DadelszenMichaelPilot OfficerNZ/403615Age 25New ZealandNavigatorRNZAFBomber Command10 Sqd
1942-01-15HalifaxIIL9622ZA-GRAF Leeming, Yorkshire1812Hamburg See archive report for further details KilledLeeming (St.John The Baptist) Churchyard. Grave G-3 Read Archive Report
4015 von TunzelmanHerbert JohnLeading AircraftmanA40247Pilot U/TRNZAFTraining Command1 Service Flying Training School1940-07-22OxfordINZ262Not knownRNZAF Wigram, New Zealand900Ferry flight See archive report for further details KilledInvercargill Cemetery. Grave 115.25 Read Archive Report
4016 VossJack ClarenceLeading AircraftmanNZ/415391Age 20New ZealandPilotLater: MiD

RNZAFTraining Command2 Service Flying Training School


1942-03-22HarvardIINZ977-RNZAF Woodbourne1515TrainingSee archive report for further detailsSurvived - no injuries

Courtesy Air Museum of New Zealand

Born on the 02nd January 1922 in Palmerston North. Enlisted on the 28th of September 1941. On the 17th of January 1945, he was transferred to the RNZAF Reserve and returned to his family business Auld and Voss in Palmerston North. According to his widow Joan, he suffered back problems directly related to the crash in the Kaikoura Ranges. Died at the Palmerston North Hospital on the 27th November 1981 at the young age of 59, and was cremated on the 30th November 1981.

MiD Citation:

16 Squadron RNZAF (Kittyhawk) In recognition of distinguished service and devotion to duty - W/O. Voss proved himself a capable fighter pilot and a sound sub-section leader. He shot down one enemy dive-bomber which was attacking Allied shipping. In order to reach the enemy aircraft he dived through the protective curtain of anti-aircraft fire with a complete disregard for his own safety. Served three tours in the South and South West Pacific Areas - one with 16 Squadron and two with 20 Squadron RNZAF (Corsair).

4017 WaakaTiongaFlight SergeantNZ/425007Born on the 20th February 1921New ZealandW/Op/Air/GnrRNZAFBomber Command70 Sqd1944-05-23WellingtonXJA506LTortorella, Italy (Foggia No. 2)2300Tortorella, Italy (Foggia No. 2)See archive report for further detailsKilledBeach Head War Cemetery, Anzio Grave XXII.G.3 Read Archive Report
4018 WaddellJohn MarshallPilot OfficerNZ/402230Age 22 Born on the 27th November 1918New ZealandPilotRNZAFBomber Command50 Sqd
1941-10-12HampdenIAE367VN-?RAF Swinderby, LincolnshireHulsSee archive report for further brief detailsKilledReichswald Forest War Cemetery

Courtesy Auckland War Memorial Museum

Son of John and Catherine Mary Waddell (née McLean), of Auckland City, New Zealand
4019 WaddellJames WilliamPilot OfficerNZ/422335Age 23New ZealanderPilotRNZAFFighter Command486 Sqd
1944-08-17TempestV Series 1JN805SA-URAF Newchurch, Kent945Diver PatrolSee archive report for further brief detailsKilledBurton-Upon-Trent Cemetery. Gen. Sec. Grave 5742

Courtesy AWMM

Born on the 29th July 1921 at Invercargill. Worked as a garage mechanic for A. Russell and Company prior to service. Enlisted the RNZAF on the 04th April 1942 after serving with the New Zealand army (Territorial) for 6 months. Awarded his pilots badge on the 06th March 194 together with the promotion to sergeant. Commissioned on the 16th August 1944. Son of James Edward Waddell and of Eleanor Waddell (née Wain), of Kennington, Southland, New Zealand and husband of Mary Eileen Waddell (née Mallett), of Burton-upon-Trent, England. A total of 336 solo flying hours logged with 42 on the Tempest. Completed 29 operational sorties.
4020 WaddyIan DouslandSquadron LeaderNZ/482915Age 29New ZealandPilotDFC

RNZAFFighter Command164 Sqd
1944-08-25TyphoonIbPD457FJ-?Martragny (B 7). France1855RamrodSee archive report for brief detailsPoW, Stalag Luft Barth VogelsangNone - survived the war - passed away 16th September 1998 age 83.
Buried at Awatere Cemetery, Marlborough, New Zealand
Courtesy Jenifer LemaireBorn on the 05th November 1914 at Blenheim. Son of arles Carlton Waddy (died 03rd July 1926, age 45) and Ethel Alice Dolina (née Bennett - died 01st June 1967, age 87). Husband of Margaret Maryand and father of two children, David and Michael. A farmer prior to service. Enlisted in 1940, training with No. 2 Service Flying Training School on the 21st March 1941. Promoted to sergeant. Embarked for England via Canada on the 29th of April 1941 on HMT Awatea. (1) He trained with 61 Operational Training Unit before being posted to 603 Squadron.

Served with 486 Squadron from 09th March 1942. Awarded commission on the 22nd of May 1942. As commander from 25th September 1943. Served with 55 Operational Training Unit from 11th January 1944, 4 Tactical Exercise Unit from 26th January 1944, 3 Tactical Exercise Unit from 28th March 1944 and 164 Squadron from 17th August 1944.

Passed away on the 16th September 1998, age 83. Buried at Awatere Cemetery()Seddon), Marlborough, Plot 13, Block L2, Lawn.

4021 WadeHorton NeilsonSergeantNZ/42313Born on the 31st March 1913 Age 30New ZealandNavigatorRNZAFBomber Command218 Sqd
1943-05-29StirlingIIIBF565HA-HRAF Downham Market, Norfolk2303Wuppertal See archive report for further details KilledHotton War Cemetery. Grave VII.C.I2.
courtesy courtesy Auckland Cenotaph
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4022 WadesonThomas EdwardSergeantRAFVRAir GunnerRAFVRBomber Command75 Sqd RNZAF
1943-08-02StirlingIIIBF577JN-M (C Flight)Mepal2331Hamburg See Archive report for further details KilledHamburg Cemetery. Collective grave 4A.D.10-12 Read Archive Report
4023 WadeyDesmond PercySergeantNZ/412371Age 25New ZealandW/Op/Air/GnrRNZAFBomber Command11 OTU
1942-28-06WellingtonXX3173KY-MRAF Bassingbourn410TrainingSee Archive report for further detailsInjuredBorn on the 26th September 1917, survived the war. Retired as a Fl/Lt. on the 26th September 1972. Died on the 28th March 1983, age 63, buried on the 08th April 1983 at Aramoho Cemetery, Whanganui, New Zealand. Son of George Wadey (died 05th May 1938, age 48) and Ethel Elizabeth Wadey (née Paul - died 17th December 1953, age 64), husband of Eileen Elizabrth Wadey (died 01st June 2004, age 87)
4024 WaereaT HPilot OfficerRNZAFBomber Command75 Sqd RNZAF
1943-09-27StirlingIIIEH877JN-CMepal1957HannoverCrashed SarstedtKilledHannover War Cemetery
4025 WainJohn HerbertFlying OfficerNZ/421945Age 33New ZealandNavigatorDFC

RNZAFBomber Command7 Sqd
1944-05-01LancasterIIIND901MG-BRAF Oakington, Cambridgeshire2245Chambly, FranceSee archive report for further brief detailsKilledNointel Communal Cemetery. Collective grave

Courtesy AWMM

Born on the 07th December 1910 at Tomato. Prior to service worked as a motor mechanic for C.L. Rhodes at Christchurch. Enlisted at Rotorua on the 21st March 1942. Embarked for Canada on the 29th May 1942. After training received his air observers badge and promoted to sergeant on the 09th October 1942, receiving his commission on the same date. Embarked for England on the 28th October 1942. Further training with 11 Operational Training Unit joining on the 03rd May 1941. Then to 1665 Heavy Conversion Operational Training Unit joining on the 29th June 1943. Joined 75 Squadron on the 29th August 1943 flying the Sterling and completed 16 operational sorties. Joined 7 squadron January 1944 and awarded his PFF badge on the 18th April 1944.

Son of Frederick William and Mary Sophia Wain (nee Hille - died 16th January 1929, age 50). Husband of Edith Mildred Wain (nee Skinner), of Riccarton, Canterbury, New Zealand. A total of 541 flying hours logged and on his 30th operational sorties.

4026 WainwrightA EdwardSergeant1355493Wireless OperatorRAFVRBomber Command75 Sqd RNZAF
1942-03-25WellingtonIIIX3652AA-OFeltwellEssenHit by 1 & 3/schw Res Flak Abt 472. 3/schw Res Flak Abt 134 and 1/schw Res Flak Abt. Belly landed at Duisburg-Kasslerfeld. Time unknown. (Nachtjagd Combat Archives 1942 - Theo Boiten).PoW No. 24813 Dulag Luft/Stalag 344 Lamsdorf/ Stalag Luft 3 Sagan & Belaria Promoted to Warrant Officer whilst a PoW. Returned to UK 11 July 1944 (Repatriation ?)
4027 WainwrightDFlight Sergeant1193816Bomber Command75 Sqd RNZAF
1943-04-16StirlingIW7469AA-ONewmarket2217MannheimCrashed at KatzenbachPoW
4028 WaiteAubrey ReginaldSergeant575638Flight EngineerRAFVRBomber Command75 Sqn RNZAF
1943-06-11StirlingIIIBK817AA:BNewmarket23:48DusseldorfBK817 was claimed by Oblt. Wilhelm Telge, his 5th Abschuss, from STABII./NJG1 nr Friodthier, 3 km south of Aubel at 3.600m at 01:35 Nachtjagd Combat Archive (1 January - 22 June) 1943 Part 1 - Theo Boiten). The aircraft crashed at Friodthier (Liège), 10 km north of Verviers, Belgium.KilledHeverlee War Cemetery Coll.grave.9.D.2-7Son of Reginald John and Minnie Rhoda Waite, of Reading, Berkshire
4029 WakelyN NFlight SergeantRNZAFBomber Command196 Sqd
1943-09-16StirlingIIIEF114ZO-HWitchford2013ModaneCrashed at Heurtevent FranceKilledLisieux Communal
4030 WakemanH JSergeantRNZAFBomber Command57 Sqd
1942-08-18WellingtonIIIX3371DX-GFeltwell2040FlensburgPresumed lost over seaKilledKiel War CemeteryArchive Report
4031 WakerleyJ JFlying OfficerBomber Command75 Sqd RNZAF
1945-03-21LancasterING449JN-TMepal945MunsterShot down by flak over target areaPoW
4032 WalJ A EWarrant OfficerNZ401294Bomber Command75 Sqd RNZAF
4033 WaldenGordon FitzgeraldFlight SergeantNZ/402117Age 26New ZealandAir/GnrRNZAFFighter Command256 Sqd
1942-02-26DefiantIT3995JT-UCredited with one enemy aircraft as damagedRAF Squires Gate, Lancashire2000TrainingSee archive report for further brief detailsKilledLytham St Anne's (Park) Cemetery. Sec. D. Nonconformist. Grave 730

Courtesy AWMM

Born on the 13th November 1915 at Foxten. Worked as a storeman at Wanganui prior to service. Enlisted at Levin on the 28th July 1940. Awarded his air gunners badge and promoted to sergeant on the 21st September 1941. Embarked for England on the 06th October 1940. Joined 256 squadron from 60 Operational Training Unit where it is thought he was an instructor. on the 16th December 1942.

Son of Richard and Ada Evelyn Walden (nee Fitzgerald) and husband of Vera Olive Walden (nee Mooney, later Chalk) of 60 Jellicoe Street, Wanganui, New Zealand. Half brother (mothers side) to Fl/Lt. Cecil Todd NZ/411795 RNZAF. Killed on the 05th May 1944 whilst with 7 squadron. Further details here. A total of 222 flying hours logged. Completed 16 operational sorties.

4034 WaldieIvan JamesLACNZ/39480Age 29New ZealandFlight EngineerRNZAFTransport6 Sqd (RNZAF)
1943-06-05CatalinaPB-5NZ4006-RNZAF Luthale Bay, Fiji0430Ferry flightSee archive report for detailed informationMissing - believed killedBourail Memorial. Panel 9Born on the 19th May 1914 in Dunedin. Son of Robert George and Catherine Christina Waldie (née Ryan), Timaru, New Zealand
4035 WaldromC KPilot OfficerRNZAFBomber Command115 Sqd
1944-01-14LancasterIIDS720KO-DWitchford1701BraunschweigKilledHannover War Cemetery
4036 WalkerGeorge AlbertSergeant1332840NavigatorRAFVRBomber Command75 Sqd RNZAF
1943-08-02StirlingIIIBF577JN-M (C Flight)Mepal2331Hamburg See Archive report for further details KilledHamburg Cemetery. Grave 4A.D.13 Read Archive Report
4037 WalkerGraham StuartSergeantNZ/401817Age 25New ZealandAir GunnerRNZAFBomber Command75 Sqd RNZAF
1941-07-24WellingtonIcN2854AA-URAF Feltwell, Norfolk1050BrestSee Archive reportMissing - believed killedRunnymede Memorial. Panel 64

AWMM Via Jennifer Lemaire

Born on the 20th May 1916 in Auckland. Worked as a grocery assistant for Self-Help Co-Op Stores Ltd at Te Kuiti. Served in the territorial army for a year before enlisting at Levin on the 02nd of July 1940. Trained at No. 1 Air Observer School and awarded his air gunner badge on the 22nd August 1940 and promoted to sergeant the following day.

Embarked for England on the 14th of September 1940. Further training with No. 20 Operational Training Unit commencing 28th December 1940. Finally joining 75 squadron on the the16th of April 1941.

Son of Ernest Graham Walker, and of Mary Jane Walker (née Stewart). Stepson of Robert Watson Read, of Te Kuiti, Auckland, New Zealand. Carried out 20 operational sorties.

4038 WalkerStanley JamesFlight LieutenantNew ZealandPilotRNZAF490 Sqd RNZAFCatalina, Sunderland
Posted to 490 Sqd RAF JUI FREETOWN SIERRA LEONE 1945-02-14 flying Sunderlands on anti U-boat patrols till end of war. Survived war and returned to New Zealand
4039 WalkerJ RCaptainPilotRNZAF USAAFFighter485 Sqd RNZAF
4040 WalkerMaxwell HerbertSergeantNZ/411306Born on the 26th April 1919New ZealandWireless Operator/Air GunnerRNZAFFar East3 Sqd RNZAF1942-10-16HudsonIIIANZ2055Not known Palikulo Airbase, Espiritu Santo, Vanuatu 325Patrol See archive report for further brief details Missing - believed killedBourail Memorial, New Caledonia Panel 8.

courtesy Jenifer Lemaire

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4041 WalkerMaurice NewtonSergeantNZ/405348Age 23New ZealanderObserverRNZAFMiddle East1446 Ferry Training Flight . No.1 Overseas Air Despatch Unit. 43 Group1942-10-23WellingtonVHX775-Moreton in Marsh, Gloucestershire300Deliver FlightSee Archive report for details - Information courtesy John JonesSafe. Aircraft struck off charge. InternedBorn 26th of November 1919, at Cambridge, New Zealand. Awarded commission 04th September 1944. Survived the war. Died 22nd September 1997, at Hamilton, age 77. Buried Newstead Cemetery, Hamilton
4042 WalkerBasil AlexanderSergeantNZ/40782Age 21New ZalandPilotRNZAFBomber Command - Middle East38 Sqd
1941-05-04WellingtonICW5681HD-?Shallufa, Egypt (Fuka)2000Benina, LibyaSee archive report for further detailsKilledEl Alamein War Cemetery. Grave: XII.C.12

Born on the 16th of October 1919 at Christchurch. Worked as a clerk for National Tobacco Company. Enlisted at Levin on the 12th March 1940. 3 Trained with No. 2 Elementary Training School (08th April 1940) No. 2 Flying Training School0 (03rd June 1940). Pilot badge awarded on the 02nd August 1940 and promoted to sergeant on the 21st of Setember 1940. Embarked for England on the 06th October 1940. Further training with 20 Operational Training Unit (03rd December 1940).

Joined 75 squadron (13th February 1941) completing 4 operational sorties. Flew a Wellington via Malta to Egypt (08-09 April 1941). Joined 38 squadron (19th April 1941). Son of Herbert Walker, and of Katherine Alice McG. Walker (died 18th January 1967, age 76), of 39 Cameron Road, Napier, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand. A total of 286 flying hours logged andon his 23rd operational sortie.

4043 WalkerAlbert FrederickFlight SergeantNZ/425184Age 34New ZealandW/Op/Air/GnrRNZAFFar East31 Sqd (RNZAF)
1944-07-01AvengerTBF-ICNZ2512-Piva Bomber Strip, Bougainville0820StrikeSee archive report for full detailsKilledPort Moresby War Cemetery (Bomana). Joint grave C8. A. 11-12

Born on the 28th March 1910 atTe Aroha, Waikato. Worked as a sheet metal worker for D. Henry and Company Ltd in Auckland. Served for 3 years in territorial army. Enlisted at Hobsonville on the 30th May 1942. Embarked for Canada on the 02nd October 1942. Air gunner badge and promoted to sergeant on the 26th July 1943. Returned to New Zealand on the 18th January 1944 after a period as staff wireless operator. Joined 31 squadron on the 04th February 1944 and carried out 25 operational sorties. Moved to South Pacific with the squadron on the 23rd May 1944. Son of Frederick Angus Stanley and Marie Walker (née Guilding) and husband of Mabel Annie Walker (née Wrigley) of Pt. Chevalier, Auckland, New Zealand.
4044 WallaceJ TSergeantRNZAFBomber Command115 Sqd
1941-08-12WellingtonIcZ8835KO-UMarham2127Essen?KilledBecklingen War Cemetery
4045 WallaceR FFlying OfficerRNZAFBomber Command550 Sqd
1945-03-15LancasterING287BQ-QN Killingholme1718MisburgCrashed at RothKilledHannover War Cemetery
4046 WallaceJack FisherSergeantNZ/401735Air GunnerRNZAFFighter Command151 Sqd
1941-02-23DefiantIN3388DZ-? RAF Wittering, Northamptonshire 1835Scramble - patrol See archive report for further details Killed Honington Churchyard, Suffolk (All Saints). Row C. Grave 12 Read Archive Report
4047 WallisB FFlight SergeantRNZAFBomber Command582 Sqd
1944-04-22LancasterIIIJA9336O-SLittle Staughton2214LaonCrashed Dives {Osine}KilledRoye New British Cemetery
4048 WallisA BFlying OfficerRNZAFBomber Command90 Sqd
1943-07-30StirlingIIIBK775WP-HWest Wickham2237RemscheidCrashed at KonigshofenKilledRunnymede
4049 WallsRex JamesFlying OfficerNZ/417133Born on the 17th January 1915New ZealandPilotRNZAFTraining Command36 Operational Training Unit1944-01-18OxfordVEB506-Greenwood, Nova Scotia, Canada1600TrainingSee archive report for further brief detailsKilledMiddleton Old Holy Trinity Cemetery. Sec. 1. Grave 3

Courtesy Jenifer Lemaire

Son of Thomas Dermot Walsh and of Margaret Mary Walsh (née Shaw), of Hawera, Taranaki, New Zealand. Worked as a cinematograph operator prior to service. 1104 flying hours logged with 810 on the Oxford
4050 WalpoleSydney HerbertFlying Officer120137Age 30NavigatorRAFVRCoastal Command489 Sqd RNZAF
1943-04-09Hampden TB.IAT258XA-TRAF Wick, Caithness, Scotland1445Shipping See archive report for further details Missing- believed killedRunnymede Memorial: Panel 130Read Archive Report

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