WWII (POW / Internees)

The following shows the names of squadron personnel who were captured and imprisoned / interned following the loss of their aircraft.

Details regarding their camp movements (where known) can be found by entering their surname, date of loss or aircraft serial number in the “search this site” box.

Held in German POW Camps

AlexanderDonald Robert21/06/1943HR685
AllansonThomas Edwin02/09/1941L9508
AnnettsJohn William23/08/1943HR865
ArnoldJack Truesdell11/08/1942W1242
ArnsbyJohn Anthony15/09/1941L9503
ArthurStewart Richard02/09/1941L9508
AstonArchibald Clarence21/02/1945ME335
BakerRichard Guy19/05/1942W7658
BalcombEric Oswald Thomas24/07/1941L9527
BaldwinRoland Hurlston28/06/1943HR850
BallAllan Rowland23/08/1943JB786
BalsonAlbert Peter21/06/1943HR685
BarberPaul05/01/1944HX160
BarrettJohn Henry15/09/1941L9503
BarringtonWinston20/12/1943HX270
BarryFrederick William11/06/1943DT805
BarryGeorge Donald08/07/1941L9521
BatesReginald Ernest25/07/1943JB787
BeareRobin Lyell Blin02/09/1941L9560
BillettHenry Charles28/06/1943HR812
BirchRonald Harry25/06/1942W1105
BlandDavid Farrant23/08/1943HR865
BodnarBoris Oleh19/02/1944HX325
BonetJohn Cecil03/12/1943LW343
BoultonStanley Harvey24/03/1944ND597
BovingtonLionel William08/07/1941L9521
BownDaniel Robert29/05/1943W7876
BoycePeter Golding23/08/1943JB786
BradbeerHenry Septimus08/07/1941L9521
BrasseyGeorge Arthur18/08/1942W1226
BrazierStuart Vincent02/12/1943HX167
BreckellWilliam Lacey29/07/1943HR906
BreretonAlfred Stewart27/04/1944ND759
BriggsArthur George02/12/1943HX167
BrownErnest Gordon09/08/1943HR908
BrownFrederick Hubert07/07/1941L9502
BrownMurray Walker16/06/1942W1117
BrownThomas Laurie14/04/1943HR678
BrownlieIan Morgan Rutherford17/01/1943W7886
BruceThomas Musselbrook18/11/1942DT488
BuchanGeorge11/06/1943DT805
BullochCharles Henry28/06/1943HR850
BurdonCharles02/06/1942R9444
BurgessWilfred Henry 11/06/1943DT805
ButchartDennis Clancy Gardner28/04/1942W1053
ButlerEdwin Francis18/11/1942DT488
ByrneMichael Thomas29/05/1943HR793
CarpenterFrancis Ronald21/06/1943HR848
CarrBernard John Bedford21/02/1945ME335
CarterGordon Henry Francis19/02/1944HX325
CaseyJames23/08/1943HR846
CaseyRonald31/07/1942W1100
CatleyJA08/06/1942W7701
CattranKenneth 07/07/1941L9502
ChandlerGeorge Christopher Harvey01/03/1943W7877
ChantLeslie19/02/1944LV864
ChealDruce James Henry03/12/1943LW343
ClarkeHarold31/07/1942W1100
ClearyDaniel David23/08/1943HR865
CoddDavid Archibald28/06/1943HR850
ColemanDerrick Ernest22/05/1944ND762 ©
ColganJohn23/08/1943HR846
CollierGeorge Frederick25/11/1943LW326
ConnorAlbert Edward30/11/1941L9582
ConstableErnest William24/07/1941L9512
CookeWilfred John02/12/1943HX167
CooperSelwyn Guy08/06/1942W1021
CooperWilliam Basil18/08/1942W1226
CorcoranEdward08/06/1942W1021
CorkeJack Kenneth17/01/1943W7886
CoulamAlbert George Murray08/03/1943W7851
CowanAndrew Walt29/05/1943HR793
CranstoneGordon Ernest28/04/1942W7656
CroftPatrick Norman21/06/1943HR799
CrossGeorge Henry19/02/1944HX325
CrutchleyCyril Samuel18/08/1942W1226
CurtisNeil William21/02/1945ME367
DallinWilliam Cooke11/11/1943HR798
Darling George William21/06/1943HR685
DavidsonJohn29/05/1943DT804
DavisPeter Edgar02/06/1942R9444
DavisRaymond Cecil20/02/1944JP121
DingleWilliam Robert John20/12/1943HX270
DobieJames Ellis09/08/1943HR908
DollingFrancis Robert27/09/1943HR907
DowsingJoseph Francis21/06/1943HR799
DrowerThomas Arthur08/06/1942W1021
DrummondRichard Roye07/11/1941L9603
DurrantStanley Arthur22/10/1943HR926
DyerRaymond Herbert Harvey14/04/1945PB377
ElfordRoss Oliver12/05/1943DT801
ElliottWalter Alfred31/07/1942W1100
ElwellJohn23/08/1943HR846
EmeryNorman George05/01/1944JP123
EperonArthur George24/07/1941L9527
FaireyWilliam Richard23/05/1943DT488
FentonFrancis29/07/1943HR851
FergusonRonald Denis16/08/1943HR880
FiggisHenry Edward Douglas05/01/1945ME334
FisherSydney Thomas15/09/1941L9503
FuceAlec Henry06/05/1942W1050
GalvinGlenburne George10/08/1943HR861
GandertonArthur15/03/1944ND708
GardinerGlenn Powell06/05/1942W1050
GardnerGeoffrey Harvey29/05/1943W7876
GerrardDouglas Belmont23/06/1944ND734
GibbonCharles Sinclair14/04/1945PB377
GibbonsColin Oswald15/03/1944ND708
GibsonJohn Noel 24/07/1941L9512
GillRobert Henry23/06/1944ND734
GillbanksAllan24/07/1941L9512
GoffMichael11/08/1942W1242
GoodeRobert James04/07/1944ND731
GoodsonJohn Charles29/05/1943HR833
Gordon-PowellStanley Kiran28/06/1943HR812
GrahamFrederick Walter24/08/1942W7765
GrahamJames Harrison21/06/1943HR799
GrantAlexander22/03/1944ND645
GreavesStanley Desmond24/07/1941L9512
GreeneHenry Edward15/09/1941L9503
HallDavid Rotely04/07/1944ND731
HallRobert Thomas25/05/1943W7825
HallettRaymond Marcel21/02/1945ME367
HallidayNathaniel18/11/1942DT488
HamiltonJohn Craig30/11/1941L9582
HandsRonald George29/05/1943W7876
HanksVictor Maurice21/01/1944HX317
HardingErnest Joseph30/06/1941L9499
HardingSydney John25/06/1942W1105
HartWilfred George22/10/1943HR926
HartlandKenneth07/07/1941L9502
HaysJames William15/09/1941L9503
HeardGeoffrey Edward 12/05/1943DT801
HedleyJames Oliver10/09/1941L9566
HendersonJames Patrick30/11/1941L9582
HeneryAlbert24/07/1941L9512
HerwinEric Charles11/08/1942W1242
Hewlett Cyril Arthur27/09/1943HR907
HicksonWilliam Henry21/06/1943HR799
HiggsWilliam G19/09/1942W7657
HiltonPaul Alexander02/06/1942R9444
HoganWilliam Troy07/07/1941L9502
HoggGordon Davidson10/08/1943HR861
HoggRobert Scott23/08/1943HR865
HolderThomas Malcolm09/04/1944ND701
Holmes Ernest22/05/1944ND762 ©
HooperRonald Leonard16/08/1943HR880
HornerWilfred Roland04/07/1944ND846
HorsburghRoy23/08/1943JB786
HoustonReginald Gordon29/05/1943HR793
HumberstoneJohn Ralph21/01/1944HX324
HumphreysRalph Graham18/08/1942W1226
HurleyGordon James23/08/1943HR846
Hutchinson Allan Delamere21/06/1943HR799
Hutton Thomas William Albert05/01/1944HX160
InverarityWilliam05/01/1944HX160
Jackson Peter McGregor21/06/1943HR685
JacksonErnest H10/09/1941L9566
JacksonRonald Ford07/07/1941L9502
JacksonStephen23/06/1944ND734
JamesFrederick Brynmor09/04/1944ND701
JamiesonHector Alfred11/06/1943DT805
JefferiesWilfred Arthur19/02/1944LV834
JeffersonStanley Francis11/11/1943HR798
Johns Robert Thomas21/02/1945ME367
JonesGeorge Arthur29/05/1943HR833
JonesJames Ellis09/08/1943HR908
JonesJohn Richard10/04/1943DT806
JordanArthur Robert22/10/1943HR926
JungPeter Ross21/01/1944HX317
KempsellRonald Arnold10/04/1943DT806
KeonMathias Stanley20/04/1943JB785
KerrThomas Calistus19/02/1944LV793
KiddeyArchie Robert08/07/1941L9521
KilminsterArthur Roy07/11/1941L9603
KinghamWalter George22/10/1943HR926
KnowlesJack Benjamin James29/05/1943W7876
LaheyLawrence Edward Nicklin23/08/1943HR865
LambRobert Lionel19/02/1944HX325
LambertDeryck Michael Denys11/09/1944ND702
LanderDesmond Ewart Abel25/11/1943LW326
LaneThomas Henry21/06/1943HR685
LangmeadPeter07/07/1941L9502
LawesWilliam Carl21/01/1944HX317
LeoArthur John Owen18/08/1942W1226
LeslieJames Gray20/02/1944JP121
LongfordJeffrey Arnold30/11/1941L9582
LowmanHarry Roy15/03/1944ND708
LythgoeClifford Grove30/11/1941L9582
MacDonaldRoy Frederick21/06/1943HR685
MakinAlbert24/08/1942W7765
MakinRobert Hubert11/06/1943JB785
MaleDennis Stanley20/02/1944JP121
MaltasFred Shaw21/06/1943HR799
MartinJohn Stewart15/03/1944ND708
MatherRonald McTavish27/09/1943HR907
MatthewsHarold20/12/1943HX270
MatthewsJack Edward Stuart28/06/1943HR850
McCullochAlexander Gartshore Stirling19/02/1944LV864
McCullochWilliam21/01/1944HX317
McDougallJohn Cameron02/12/1943HX167
McGarryThomas Patrick21/01/1944HX324
McTurkWilliam19/02/1944LV793
McVeyMalcolm Harry21/02/1945ME367
MeredithE14/04/1945PB377
MeyersAlbert Abraham John19/02/1944LV864
Michell Harry Denis21/02/1945ME367
MiddlemassJoseph Gilbert18/11/1942DT488
MillerDuncan McIntyre23/08/1943JB786
MillsAlbert Robert Parke02/09/1941L9508
MilmineDouglas25/07/1943JB787
MooresSamuel Angus12/05/1943DT801
MorrisonJohn Stewart28/04/1942W1053
MuegoWilliam Scott24/03/1944ND597
MullallyRodney Gordon02/09/1941L9508
MundyAlan Henry11/06/1943DT805
MurphyVincent John23/06/1944ND734
MurrellJohn Edmund10/09/1941L9566
MurrellSidney George21/01/1944HX317
NerlandPalmer Maynard24/08/1942W7765
NorthGeoffrey John21/02/1945ME367
OgdenGordon Herbert Frank24/07/1941L9512
OldmanHarold Sidney02/09/1941L9508
OsborneAlexander10/09/1941L9566
O’ShaughnessyTerence Gordon14/04/1943HR678
OsmondJohn James21/02/1945ME335
Owen Wyndham Rhydian16/04/1943W7873
PackhamChristopher Fiveash22/10/1943HR926
PaisleyFrancis Norman20/02/1944JP121
PalmerNorman Sidney Francis25/11/1943LW326
PalmerPeter Henry17/08/1943HR862
ParrWilliam Russell28/04/1942W1053
ParsellLionel11/08/1942W1242
Perrin Dennis Roy05/01/1944HX160
PerryGeoffrey Arnold21/02/1945ME335
PetleyDesmond28/04/1942W7656
PikeHan Gwyn08/06/1942W1021
PiperStuart Henry25/07/1943JB787
PithersCaudray Albert Charles31/07/1942W1100
PomroyGeorge28/04/1942W7656
PorterArthur Haydn27/05/1943HR795
PotterWilliam18/11/1942DT488
PriceGeorge Percy28/04/1942W7656
ProutRonald Charles Vosper02/06/1942R9444
QuiglyRichard Joseph21/06/1943HR848
RanalowPBO08/04/1945NG440
RedmanFrederick Charles29/12/1943HR986
ReynoldsWilfred James11/08/1942W1242
RhodesDeryck Michael Denys11/09/1944ND702
RobertsFrederick17/08/1943HR862
RobertsOwen Letchworth20/02/1944JP121
RobertsTrevor Wynne11/11/1943HR798
Roberts George (Taffy)07/07/1941L9502
RobertsonJohn09/04/1944ND701
RoeJohn Raemonde28/04/1942W1053
RoedeErnest Alfred29/05/1943HR793
Rogers Harold John19/02/1944HX325
RogersFrederick James21/06/1943HR685
RoweThomas22/03/1944ND645
RowleyClarence Washington12/05/1943DT801
RoyallBenjamin Thomas29/05/1943HR793
RushbrookGeorge William23/06/1944ND734
RussellCharles Bowmer10/08/1943HR861
RyderCharles Frederic Seymour10/09/1941L9566
SachsMark Anthony28/06/1943HR850
SaleDouglas Julian19/02/1944HX325
SaltFrank04/07/1944ND731
SarjentAllen Rex29/05/1943W7876
SaundersKenneth Frederick11/08/1942W1242
Sawyers Reginald John Lambert19/09/1942W7657
SeversWilliam09/04/1944ND701
SharpWalter02/06/1942R9444
ShawRonald C15/09/1941L9503
SilcockEG14/04/1945PB377
SinclairWilliam McRae20/12/1943HX270
SmedleyDonald21/01/1944HX324
SmithHT11/08/1942W1242
SmithJW18/08/1942W1226
SmithPeter Harold (Mornington)03/12/1943LW343
SolwayFrancis Edward18/11/1942DT488
SpeddingJames Keith21/02/1945ME335
SpencerCyril Charles31/07/1942W1100
Spencer Maurice John 23/06/1944ND734
StaplefordWalter Roy30/11/1941L9582
SteeleJames Gordon25/11/1943LW326
StephenAlexander02/08/1943HR863
StephensFrederick Iredale20/02/1944JP121
StephensMaurice Osborne07/11/1941L9603
StevensVictor Charles27/04/1942W1048
StormArne02/12/1943HX167
SuchLeonard Alan23/08/1943HR865
SurteesWilfred31/08/1943HR878
SuttonWilfred Ernest23/08/1943HR865
TaceyAlan08/03/1943W7851
TaylorAlbert Mark17/01/1943W7886
TaylorRoger James28/06/1943HR812
TeilletRoger Joseph24/08/1942W7765
ThickettSewell02/06/1942R9444
ThomsonDavid Peter McDonald25/11/1943LW326
TraskWalter Palfrey28/06/1943HR850
TrickeyEdward John19/02/1944LV793
TudorFrank Joseph22/05/1944ND762 ©
TullyRalph Wilbert27/09/1943HR907
TwineRichard John19/02/1944LV864
UrquhartAlexander10/09/1941L9566
VincentFrank Walter14/04/1943HR678
WadeDenis William Clayton11/11/1943HR798
WallRonald Francis18/08/1942W1226
WallaceArchibald Victor11/06/1943JB785
WaltersWilfred Campbell24/07/1941L9512
WareEllis Trevor10/08/1943HR861
WatererCorner Donald (Gomer)08/03/1943W7851
WatsonJames Keatley08/06/1942W1021
WattsGeorge Peter11/06/1943DT805
WeldonColin John29/07/1943HR851
WhillockEdward Lawrence24/08/1942W7765
WhiteHoratius Douglas Stewart19/02/1944LV834
WhitehouseJack20/02/1944JP121
WhiteleyLeonard28/06/1943HR850
WilceCharles08/04/1945NG440
WilkinsonEdward02/09/1941L9560
WilliamsDavid Reginald Powell28/04/1942W1053
WilliamsFrancis James21/06/1943HR848
WilliamsGerald Standish10/09/1941L9566
WilliamsJohn Jarvis23/08/1943HR846
WilliamsPhillip John02/12/1943HX167
WissonRonald William13/07/1943HR819
WitcherCharles07/11/1941L9603
WolkAlbert Western21/02/1945ME335
WoodRoy29/05/1943HR793
WooleyHenry George Wilfred31/08/1943HR878
WoontonHenry Thomas20/04/1943JB785
WramplingDouglas08/06/1942W1021
WrightNorman Harry19/09/1942W7657
YatesRichard08/06/1942W1021
YoungDaniel Christie13/02/1943W7885

Held in Switzerland

BalmerDavid Poole27/04/1944ND759
BartleMurray Thomas27/04/1944ND759
DavisNoel Charles William27/04/1944ND759
GrahamIrvine27/04/1944ND759
PeterRobert Graham27/04/1944ND759

Held in Sweden

BlanchetJoseph Pierre Gaston27/04/1942W1048
HewittIan27/04/1942W1048
MacIntyreDonald Philip27/04/1942W1048
PerryDavid Lionel27/04/1942W1048
WilsonRonald Horace David27/04/1942W1048