North Weald Airfield Museum is a registered charity, No. 1081157.  Run and staffed by volunteers.
Remembering Those That Died
The First World War December 5, 1917 2nd Lt Thomas Pritchard, No. 39 Sqn January 22, 1918 2nd Lt Aubrey Hurst, No. 39 Sqn June 13, 1918 2nd Lt Jack Boles, No. 39 Sqn June 13, 1918 Flt Cdt John MacKay, No. 39 Sqn July 29, 1918 Captain Owen Thomas, No. 39 Sqn July 29, 1918 2nd Lt Albany Cairns, No. 39 Sqn July 31, 1918 Lt Charles Jordan, No. 39 Sqn November 6, 1918 Mbr Grace Collins, No. 39 Sqn
The Inter War Years June 3, 1925 Willie Passfield, Civilian June 27, 1929 F/O Vickers Eyre, No. 56 Sqn October 11, 1929 F/O John Clarke, No. 29 Sqn June 17, 1930 W/Cdr Bernard Smythies, Station HQ October 18, 1930 F/Lt Oswald Worsley, No. 29 Sqn November 4, 1930 F/O Max Barnett, No. 56 Sqn January 12, 1931 F/O Frank Lemon, No. 29 Sqn March 19, 1931 P/O David Angell, No. 29 Sqn February 15, 1933 LAC Ernest Walden, No. 29 Sqn September 3, 1934 F/O John Bigelow, No. 29 Sqn November 6, 1934 LAC George Paterson, No. 56 Sqn September 30, 1937 AC1 Robert Pull, No. 29 Sqn September 30, 1937 AC2 Brinley South, No. 56 Sqn September 30, 1937 Sgt Arthur Wood, No. 29 Sqn April 24, 1939 Sgt Sydney Evetts, No. 56 Sqn June 6, 1939 Sgt Gordon Hughes, No. 17 Sqn June 12, 1939 P/O Peter Charlton, No. 151 Sqn August 4, 1939 P/O Peter Phillips, No. 151 Sqn
The Second World War 1939 September 6 P/O Montagu Hulton-Harrap, No. 56 Sqn (The first casualty of RAF Fighter Command in WWII) October 13 AC2 Harold Melvin, No. 604 Sqn October 13 AC2 Jack Warry, No. 604 Sqn October 18 F/O Edward Prescott, No. 604 Sqn October 18 LAC Albert Roberts, No. 604 Sqn November 14 P/O William Ross, No. 604 Sqn November 27 Cpl Charles Francis, Station HQ November 29 LAC Vernon Oliver, No. 604 Sqn November 29 F/O Philip Wheeler, No. 604 Sqn December 22 AC1 Martin Molony, Station North Weald
The Second World War 1940 February 18 P/O Harold Lovell, No. 151 Sqn March 27 P/O Peter Brierley, No. 25 Sqn April 2 P/O Henry Fenton, No. 151 Sqn May 18 F/O Frank Rose, No. 56 Sqn May 18 F/Lt Ian Soden, No. 56 Sqn May 25 P/O John Bushell, No. 151 Sqn May 25 Flt/Lt Frederick Ives, No. 151 Sqn May 29 Sgt James Elliott, No. 56 Sqn June 17 F/O Leonid Ereminsky, No. 151 Sqn June 18 Sgt Maurice Aslin, No. 151 Sqn June 18 P/O Leslie Wright, No. 151 Sqn June 28 F/O Kenneth Newton, No. 151 Sqn July 9 Lt John Howitt, Essex Rgt July 12 F/O James Allen, No. 151 Sqn July 13 Sgt Joseph Whitfield, No. 56 Sqn July13 Sgt James Cowsill, No. 56 Sqn July 24 P/O Jack Hamar, No. 151 Sqn July 29 F/Sgt Cecil Cooney, No. 56 Sqn August 11 Sgt Ronald Baker, No. 56 Sqn August 12 P/O Robert Beley, No. 151 Sqn August 15 P/O Mieczyslaw Rozwadowski, No. 151 Sqn August 15 P/O James Johnston, No. 151 Sqn August 17 F/O John Coghlan, No. 56 Sqn August 18 P/O John Ramsay, No. 151 Sqn August 24 Pte John Barnes, Essex Rgt August 24 Pte James Bates, Essex Rgt August 24 Pte Frederick Elliott, Essex Rgt August 24 Pte Stephen Held, Essex Rgt August 24 Pte Samuel Knight, Essex Rgt August 24 Pte Nathaniel Miles, Essex Rgt August 24 Pte Monty Pincus, Essex Rgt August 24 Pte Stephen Shuster, Essex Rgt August 24 Pte Douglas Wood, Essex Rgt August 26 F/O Robert Edwards, No. 1 (RCAF) Sqn August 30 Sgt Feliks Gmur, No. 151 Sqn August 30 S/Ldr Eric King, No. 151 Sqn August 31 F/Lt Percy Weaver, No. 56 Sqn September 2 P/O John Bailey, No. 46 Sqn September 3 Sgt Gerald Edworthy, No. 46 Sqn September 3 P/O Douglas Hogg, No. 25 Sqn September 3 Arthur Sweeting, Civilian September 3 AC1 Harold Wood September 3 Cpl Stanley Wright, MT Section September 4 AC1 Leonard Heath September 7 P/O Robert Fleming, No. 249 Sqn September 9 S/Lt Jack Carpenter, No. 46 Sqn September 11 Sgt Stanley Andrew, No. 46 Sqn September 11 Sgt William Peacock, No. 46 Sqn September 14 F/O Richard Plummer, No. 46 Sqn September 15 F/O Hugh Lambert, No. 25 Sqn September 15 F/O Miles Miley, No. 25 Sqn September 15 LAC John Wyatt, No. 25 Sqn September 18 Sgt George Jefferys, No. 46 Sqn September 18 F/Lt Denis Parnall, No. 249 Sqn September 27 F/O Percival Burton, No. 249 Sqn September 27 P/O James Meaker, No. 249 Sqn September 30 P/O John Crossman, No. 46 Sqn October 10 Sgt Edward Bayley, No. 249 Sqn October 15 P/O Peter Gunning, No. 46 Sqn October 15 F/Sgt Eric Williams, No. 46 Sqn October 22 Sgt Robert Fraser, No. 257 Sqn October 22 P/O Norman Heywood, No. 257 Sqn October 22 Sgt Joseph Morrison, No. 46 Sqn October 26 P/O William Blair Pattullo, No. 46 Sqn October 29 AC1 Harold Elliott, Station North Weald October 29 Sgt Alexander Girdwood, No. 257 Sqn October 29 AC1 Luis Harradine, Station North Weald October 29 AC1 Thomas Saunders, No 249 Sqn October 29 AC2 Thomas Rothwell, No. 257 Sqn October 29 George Tyrrell, Civilian October 30 P/O William Millington, DFC, No. 249 Sqn November 1 Sgt Roger de Cannart d’Hamale, No. 46 Sqn November 2 P/O William Cochrane, Station HQ November Sgt Bert Black, No. 46 Sqn December 5 P/O Cecil Young, No. 46 Sqn
The Second World War 1941 February 5 Sgt Rowland Jones, No. 56 Sqn February 26 Sgt Arnold Turner, No. 56 Sqn April 7 P/O Richard Wynn, No. 249 Sqn April 20 F/O Norman Edmond, No. 242 Sqn April 23 Sgt Alan David, No. 242 Sqn April 26 Sgt Arthur Vaughan, No. 242 Sqn May 21 Flt/Sgt George Hoyle, No. 56 Sqn May 31 P/O Kazimierz Kubiak, No. 56 Sqn June 14 P/O Tomas Kozak, No. 242 Sqn June 17 Sgt Richard Carvill, No. 56 Sqn June 17 P/O Patrick Harris, No. 56 Sqn June 17 P/O Peter Robinson, No. 56 Sqn June 17 Flt/Lt Bruce Rogers, No. 242 Sqn July 23 Sgt Alfred Gregory, No. 111 Sqn August 5 P/O William Driver, No. 71 Sqn August 9 P/O Benjamin Squires, No. 111 Sqn August 9 P/O Kenneth Taylor, No. 71 Sqn August 19 P/O Virgil Olson, No. 71 Sqn August 19 P/O George Skelly, No. 111 Sqn August 27 Flt/Lt John Martin, No. 222 Sqn August 28 LAC Harold Dicker, No 71 Sqn August 28 P/O Jack Weir, No. 71 Sqn August 29 Wing/Cdr John Gillan, Wing Leader September 7 P/O Hillard Fenlaw, No. 71 Sqn September 7 P/O Eugene Tobin, No. 71 Sqn September 17 P/O Thomas McGerty, No. 71 Sqn September 20 Flt/Lt Lionel Pilkington, No. 111 Sqn September 21 Sgt Kenneth Haine, No. 111 Sqn September 21 Flt/Sgt Robert Wharton, No. 111 Sqn September 28 Flt/Sgt John Connolly, No. 111 Sqn October 15 P/O Roger Atkinson, No. 71 Sqn October 22 P/O Lawrence Chatterton, No. 71 Sqn November 15 S/Ldr Stanley Meares, No. 71 Sqn November 15 P/O Ross Scarborough, No. 71 Sqn December 8 P/O Thomas Robinson, No. 222 Sqn December 22 LAC John Nattrass, No. 403 Sqn
The Second World War 1942 January 8 P/O Jack Gilliland, No. 121 Sqn January 17 Flt/Sgt Arthur Monserez, No. 403 Sqn January 25 P/O Frederick Duggan, No. 222 Sqn January 27 Sgt Maurice Rusk, No. 222 Sqn February 9 Sgt Albert Stockwell, No.3 Works Sqn February 12 P/O John Cawsey, No. 403 Sqn February 27 P/O James Ross, No. 222 Sqn February 27 Sgt John Wilson, No. 222 Sqn March 8 P/O Douglas Aitken, No. 403 Sqn March 17 AC2 Douglas Brooker, No. 121 Sqn April 11 Airman Claude Rammond, No. 222 Sqn April 14 Flt/Lt Cyril Wood, No. 403 Sqn April 15 Sergeant Pierre Mathillon, No. 222 Sqn April 17 Flt/Sgt Frederick Austin, No. 121 Sqn April 25 P/O William Munn, No. 403 Sqn April 25 P/O William Zoochkan, No. 403 Sqn April 27 Flt/Lt Henry Duval, No. 403 Sqn April 28 Sgt Ralph Batman, No. 222 Sqn April 28 P/O Carl Bodding, No. 121 Sqn April 30 Lt Colin Steyn (SAAF), No. 222 Sqn May 4 P/O Robert Brossmer, No. 121 Sqn May 4 P/O Ralph Freiberg, No. 121 Sqn May 25 S/Ldr Jerzy Jankiewicz, No. 222 Sqn May 27 Sgt Colin Armstrong, No. 222 Sqn May 31 Flt/Lt Thomas Allen, No. 121 Sqn June 19 Lt Karl Jacobsen, No. 331 Sqn June 29 Lt Arve Aas, No. 332 Sqn June 29 S/Ldr Newton Anderson, No. 222 Sqn June 29 Sgt Denis Curling, No. 222 Sqn July 21 Lt Henning Leifseth, No. 331 Sqn July 24 Sgt Erik Malm, No. 332 Sqn July 30 Sgt Barry Kaye, No. 222 Sqn July 31 Sgt Svein Nygaard, No. 332 Sqn July 31 Sgt Olav Tandberg, No. 332 Sqn August 19 P/O John Gardiner, No. 403 Sqn August 19 P/O Norman Monchier, No. 403 Sqn August 19 P/O Leclare Walker, No. 403 Sqn August 29 Sgt William Meachen, No. 242 Sqn October 2 Sgt Frithjof Cleve, No. 331 Sqn October 2 P/O Raymond Phillips, No 486 Sqn October 2 Sgt Roald Sorensen, No. 331 Sqn October 11 V/Sgt Jan Løfsgaard, No. 332 Sqn October 16 Sgt Yves de Castro Henrichsen, No. 332 Sqn November 20 Lt Ulf Tandberg, No. 332 Sqn November 29 Sgt Einar Olsen, No. 331 Sqn November 29 V/Sgt Guy Owren, No. 331 Sqn December 13 Kapt Stein Sem, No. 331 Sqn
The Second World War 1943 January 20 Lt Peder Mollestad, No. 332 Sqn January 21 LAC Clifford Jones, No. 124 Sqn January 26 V/Sgt Emil Samuelsen, No. 332 Sqn January 30 Sgt Johan Eyde, No. 332 Sqn February 10 Sgt Reidar Watne, No. 332 Sqn February 17 Flt/Lt Frederick Chalk, No. 124 Sqn February 17 F/O Be rnard Hull, No. 124 Sqn February 20 Sgt Bruce Hirstch, No. 124 Sqn April 5 Sgt Sverre Larsen, No. 332 Sqn April 13 Sgt Eyolf Berg-Olsen, No. 331 Sqn April 13 Sgt Birk Gilje, No. 331 Sqn April 16 Sgt Gustav Koren, No. 331 Sqn May 2 Sgt Fredrik Eitzen, No. 331 Sqn May 12 Sgt Bernt Barge, No. 332 Sqn May 14 Flt/Sgt Eric Phelps, No. 124 Sqn May 22 Sgt Erik Sand, No. 332 Sqn May 26 P/O Lawrence Haynes, No. 124 Sqn June 3 Flt/Sgt Leslie Morshead, No.124 Sqn June 22 Lt Helge Sognæs, No. 331 Sqn July 15 V/Sgt Harold Odman, No. 332 Sqn September 3 LAC John Hall, No. 2715 RAF Regiment Sqn September 9 Sgt Haakon Horg, No. 331 Sqn September 27 Sgt Arild Hellan, No. 331 Sqn December 12 F/O Kenneth Ewins, No. 168 Sqn December 14 Flt/Lt Robert Wakeling, No. 63 Sqn
The Second World War 1944 January 3 Flt/Lt Roger Cook, No. 168 Sqn January 4 Fen Bjørn Stenstad, No. 331 Sqn January 14 Flt/Lt Richard Bock, No. 168 Sqn January 30 F/O Samuel Seddon, No. 268 Sqn January 28 F/O Michael Graham, No. 2 Sqn January 28 F/O Gordon McPherson, No. 2 Sqn February 9 V/Sgt Otto Treider, No. 331 Sqn February 11 AC2 John Brooks, No. 2 Sqn February 25 Lt Fredrik Fearnley, No. 331 Sqn March 20 F/O Robert Ward, No. 1 Sqn March 25 Sgt Halldor Espelid No. 331 Sqn March 25 Fen Nils Fuglesang No. 332 Sqn March 26 Sgt Petter Aasebø, No. 331 Sqn April 24 LAC Royston Lockwood, No. 74 Sqn May 6 LAC Ernest Burgess, No. 127 Sqn July 22 LAC Albert Day, No. 116 Sqn July 22 W/O Anthony Webber, No. 116 Sqn August 9 W/O Leonard Woolgar, Station Ferry Flight August 31 Flt/Lt Frantisek Rehor, No. 310 Sqn September 3 P/O Antonin Skach, No. 310 Sqn October 5 Flt/Sgt Leonard Stockwell, No. 234 Sqn October 19 Sgt Isikeli Komaisaval, No. 234 Sqn October 24 Flt/Lt Leslie Rookley, No. 63 Sqn December 23 Flt/Lt Jaroslav Kauer, No.310 Sqn
The Second World War 1945 April 6 F/O James Kocaj, No. 285 Sqn May 18 Flt/Sgt Teddy Redstone, No. 287 Sqn July 27 W/O Franciszek B¹k, No. 301 Sqn July 27 Sgt Eugeniusz Kocoñ, No. 301 Sqn July 27 F/Sgt Antoni Miko³ajczak, No. 301 Sqn July 27 F/Lt Alojzy Ratajczak, No. 301 Sqn
The Post-War Years June 15, 1949 Pilot 2 Norman Wright, No. 601 Sqn May 1, 1951 F/O Harold Taylor, No. 72 Sqn May 20, 1951 S/Ldr Keith Lofts, No. 604 Sqn June 4, 1951 Sgt Charles Hunter, No. 72 Sqn September 10, 1951 AC1 Francis Cross, No. 604 Sqn January 7, 1952 Sgt Peter Atkinson, No. 72 Sqn July 12, 1952 F/Lt Raymond Wyborn, No. 72 Sqn July 12, 1952 Sgt Cecil Randall, No. 72 Sqn October 17, 1952 P/O Ian Carmichael, No. 72 Sqn October 17, 1952 F/O Charles Muldownie, No. 72 Sqn April 8, 1953 Flt/Sgt Henry Stally, No. 72 Sqn April 17, 1953 P/O Gordon Livingstone, No. 72 Sqn February 20, 1954 F/Lt Andrew Lang, No. 604 Sqn February 20, 1954 P/O Byron Lewis, No. 604 Sqn April 3, 1954 F/O Peter Austin, No. 604 Sqn August 11, 1956 F/Lt Roland Hammerbeck, Sector Ops June 7, 1957 F/O David Garratt, No. 111 Sqn July 30, 1957 S/Ldr Leslie Mersham, OC Station Flight
North Weald Airfield Museum
North Weald Airfield Museum is a registered charity, No. 1081157. Run and staffed by volunteers and Grant Aid Funding assisted by EFDC
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