In addition to contributions from individuals, information has been collated from the following documents, books and websites:


Inter War


Post War


Information has also been drawn from the following books:

  • “The Sky their Battlefield” by Trevor Henshaw
  • “Nachtjagd War Diaries” and “Nachtjagd Combat Archive” by Dr Theo Boiten / Rod Mackenzie
  • “The Strategic Air Offensive against Germany 1939-1945”
  • “RAF Squadrons” by CG Jefford
  • “Bases of Bomber Command” by Roger A Freeman
  • “RAF Flying Training and Support Units since 1912” by Ray Sturtivant / John Hamlin
  • “The Source Book of the RAF” by Ken Delve
  • “RAF Evaders” by Oliver Clutton-Brock
  • “Footprints on the Sands of Time” by Oliver Clutton-Brock
  • “RAF Bomber Command Losses of the Second World War” by WR Chorley
  • “The Bomber Command War Diaries” by Martin Middlebrook and Chris Everitt


The following websites all contain useful background and research information:

  • London Gazette
  • Flight Global
  • IBCC Losses Database
  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission
  • Find-A-Grave
  • Airhistory