WAR DEAD OF RAF STORNOWAY     1941 - 45

Listed here are the names of the 125 known war dead of RAF Stornoway 1941-45, which also appear in the Book of Remembrance held in Martin's Memorial Church, Stornoway, Isle of Lewis, Scotland. It also compliments the RAF Stornoway Memorial at Stornoway Airport, the site of wartime RAF Stornoway.

In many cases, additional information on the fate of the individuals is held by the Stornoway RAFA Branch. Anyone interested in learning more should request information from the Branch via the ;Contact Us; page on this website.

'WE WILL REMEMBER THEM'

NAME NUMBER SERVICE UNIT DIED
ALLEN, R. G. 1397157 RAF 502 SQN. 04/10/1944
ALLGOOD, E.A. 746784 RAF 120 SQN. 28/05/1942
ALSTON, W. V. C. 1267971 RAF 303 F.T.U. 23/02/1943
ARNOLD, H. J. J/95212 RCAF 58 SQN. 25/02/1945
ASKEY, G. 1246869 RAF 58 SQN. 21/02/1945
BAGNALL, A. M. 1818994 RAF 58 SQN. 26/04/1945
BAKER, A. 49264 RAF 58 SQN. 21/02/1945
BAX, D. T. 1867832 RAF 58 SQN. 16/10/1944
BIDWELL, R. C. 1270997 RAF 58 SQN. 29/11/1944
BIRKETT, L. A. 516511 RAF 48 SQN. 26/09/1941
BLAKEY, A. D. 1055959 RAF 58 SQN. 24/04/1945
BOOTH, G. 188621 RAF 502 SQN. 26/11/1944
BOWEREN, D. A. 1607084 RAF 58 SQN. 13/01/1945
BRENNAN, G. V. 1153740 RAF 500 SQN. 02/04/1942
BRETT, R. W. 1398327 RAF 58 SQN. 26/02/1945
BROGDEN, G. 1590319 RAF 58 SQN. 29/11/1944
BROOKS, W. C. 747121 RAF 48 SQN. 26/09/1941
BURKITT, J. A. J/6712 RCAF 58 SQN. 26/04/1945
BURROUGH, J. H. 135500 RAF 502 SQN. 26/11/1944
CARTER, G. W. 1071494 RAF 500 SQN. 02/04/1942
CARTMELL, J. 1454257 RAF 58 SQN. 21/02/1945
CHAPMAN, H. H. 425488 RAAF 58 SQN. 16/10/1944
CLETHERO, A. N. 978003 RAF 48 SQN. 26/09/1941
COCKROFT, G. G. 578407 RAF 58 SQN. 23/04/1945
CONLIN, H. T. J/86034 RCAF 502 SQN. 04/10/1944
COOPER, J. H. 1080063 RAF 58 SQN. 28/11/1942
CORBOULD, K. B. 39211 RAF 502 SQN. 26/11/1944
CROOK, R. W. 1317231 RAF 58 SQN. 29/11/1944
CULNANE, T. J. 748326 RAF 120 SQN. 30/05/1942
DAVEY, C. W. E. 1126447 RAF 500 SQN. 02/04/1942
DAY, W. 1378796 RAF 303 F.T.U. 23/02/1943
DENMARK, S. 175294 RAF 58 SQN. 21/02/1945
DEWAR, C. E. 42814 RAF 48 SQN. 26/09/1941
DUNCAN, J. 1061191 RAF 58 SQN. 26/02/1945
DUSTIN, I. H. 404022 RNZAF 502 SQN. 11/04/1945
EDMISTON, D. J. 416420 RNZAF 58 SQN. 16/10/1944
EVANS, D. 1395583 RAF 58 SQN. 21/02/1945
FEATHERSTONE, J. 136051 RAF 502 SQN. 11/04/1945
FORD, E. I. J/45711 RCAF 58 SQN. 24/04/1945
FRAZER, R. G. R. 41393 RAF 58 SQN. 26/02/1945
GLEDHILL, T. M. 1433900 RAF 58 SQN. 14/04/1945
GODFREY, H. C. 51795 RAF 502 SQN. 26/12/1944
HAMMERTON, H. R. J/95279 RCAF 58 SQN. 25/02/1945
HANCOCK, F. R. 113269 RAF 500 SQN. 31/07/1942
HANKS, W. H. H. 119124 RAF 58 SQN. 24/04/1945
HARBOTTLE, A. G. 926870 RAF 58 SQN. 16/10/1944
HARRINGTON, L. S. 1336137 RAF 58 SQN. 28/11/1942
HATFIELD, B. A. 1330477 RAF 58 SQN. 28/11/1942
HAYNES, N. V. 161067 RAF 502 SQN. 26/12/1944
HEATH, R. D. 424005 RAAF 58 SQN. 29/11/1944
HENDERSON, K. G. W. R/278314 RCAF 58 SQN. 26/04/1945
HENDRICKSON, C. 0-886158 USAAF 58 SQN. 16/10/1944
HILL, A. J. 1378315 RAF 58 SQN. 28/11/1942
HOLDEN, E. L. J/7447 RCAF 58 SQN. 26/04/1945
HOSKING, W. J. 1319787 RAF 58 SQN. 21/02/1945
HOWARTH, E. F. 741519 RAF 48 SQN. 05/09/1941
HOWSON, G. B. 665599 RAF 58 SQN. 21/02/1945
HUGHES, T. 1236490 RAF 58 SQN. 29/11/1944
HYDE, F. 6445 RAF 48 SQN. 26/09/1941
JONES, J. K. 1066676 RAF 58 SQN. 21/02/1945
JONES, W. 186209 RAF 58 SQN. 16/10/1944
JUBY, A. F. R/260295 RCAF 58 SQN. 26/04/1945
KNUTSON, V. H. R/98799 RCAF 303 F.T.U. 23/02/1943
LA PALME, J. A. R. L. J/18647 RCAF 502 SQN. 04/10/1944
LARKIN, J. M. J/43690 RCAF 58 SQN. 26/04/1945
LEE, G. W. R/179422 RCAF 58 SQN. 25/02/1945
LEECH, F. S. J/92652 RCAF 502 SQN. 26/11/1944
LEIGH, F. 143414 RAF 502 SQN. 11/04/1945
LIDDELL, J. R. J/43745 RCAF 58 SQN. 26/04/1945
LIVINGSTONE, R. B. 419273 RAAF 58 SQN. 24/04/1945
LOMAS, J. E. 1801342 RAF 58 SQN. 26/02/1945
LYKE, T. A. 1380743 RAF 58 SQN. 28/11/1942
MASSEY, J. W. 924839 RAF 58 SQN. 29/11/1944
McCANN, D. 1322549 RAF 502 SQN. 26/11/1944
McKINNEY, R. L. 56582 RAF 58 SQN. 23/04/1945
McLAUGHLIN, C. 643195 RAF 502 SQN. 04/10/1944
McLEAN, H. J. A. 13071 RAAF 58 SQN.. 25/02/1945
McLEOD, D. R. 403083 RAAF 58 SQN 29/11/1944
MEDCALF, M. C. 1387484 RAF 502 SQN. 26/12/1944
MIDDLETON, S. A. 90371 RAF 35 SQN. 30/12/1941
MOCKRIDGE, F. 1431930 RAF 58 SQN. 16/10/1944
MURRAY, J. I. 1340435 RAF 58 SQN. 24/04/1945
MURRAY, J. M. 1063361 RAF 502 SQN. 26/12/1944
ODDY, E. N. 1851916 RAF 58 SQN. 23/04/1945
ORMAN, J. 1453563 RAF 502 SQN. 26/12/1944
OWEN, D. A. T. 1162799 RAF 500 SQN. 02/04/1942
PARKER, M. A. J/43631 RCAF 58 SQN.. 24/04/1945
PIDGEN, I. J. A. 1510141 RAF 58 SQN. 24/04/1945
PLATT, E. 196479 RAF 502 SQN. 11/04/1945
POWIS, T. I. 1813257 RAF 502 SQN. 26/11/1944
PRUDEN, D. H. 101558 RAF 502 SQN. 11/04/1945
RAMSAY, G. W. 1558928 RAF 58 SQN. 24/04/1945
RAYNER, A. R. 1528511 RAF 502 SQN. 26/12/1944
RENNIE, J. A. 61260 RAF 220 SQN. 08/08/1941
RIGBY, J. D. B. 68415 RAF 500 SQN. 01/08/1942
RIXON, B. F. C. 1270644 RAF 500 SQN. 31/07/1942
ROBSON, T. C. J/25327 RCAF 58 SQN. 26/04/1945
RONALDSON, J. 1574240 RAF 20/03/1944
ROSENTHAL, T. E. P. 1800119 RAF 58 SQN. 23/04/1945
SHARKIE, D. W. S. 56676 RAF 502 SQN. 11/04/1945
SHRUBB, R. A. 109055 RAF 58 SQN. 09/04/1945
SINFIELD, E. J. 1084554 RAF 502 SQN. 26/11/1944
SMITH, A. D. 1596824 RAF 20 O.T.U. 13/09/1944
SMITH, B. F. 759210 RAF 120 SQN. 28/05/1942
SMITH, E. USAAF A.T.C. 24/06/1944
SMITH, E. P. 1382264 RAF 58 SQN. 28/11/1942
SMITH, K. G. 81924 RAF 48 SQN. 26/09/1941
SMOLEN, E. J. 0-687712 USAAF A.T.C. 24/06/1944
SPENCER, R. 1215504 RAF 303 F.T.U. 23/02/1943
SQUIRE, R. C. 152839 RAF 502 SQN. 11/04/1945
STARKIE-BENCE, R. D. 957734 RAF 48 SQN. 05/09/1941
STEWART, G. B. 1332286 RAF 303 F.T.U. 23/02/1943
STRITCH, J. J. 627347 RAF 48 SQN. 05/09/1941
STUBBS, S. 1196643 RAF 58 SQN. 26/04/1945
SYMES, V. B. 160999 RAF 502 SQN. 11/04/1945
TAYLOR, F. W. 920733 RAF 48 SQN. 05/09/1941
TIBBO, C. R. 798756 RAF 502 SQN. 26/11/1944
TURLEY, G. W. 1204149 RAF 303 F.T.U. 23/02/1943
TURNER, E. A. 80472 RAF 58 SQN. 29/11/1944
VIDLER, R. F. 54005 RAF 502 SQN. 26/12/1944
WATLING, V. G. 164259 RAF 58 SQN. 24/04/1945
WATTS, R. F. 1717705 RAF 58 SQN. 24/04/1945
WHITE, K. F. 185107 RAF 58 SQN. 21/02/1945
WILMOT-DEAR, A. T. C. 151446 RAF 58 SQN. 24/04/1945
YOUNG, C. D. 172247 RAF 58 SQN. 16/10/1944
ZELLMAN, R. R413928RNZAF502 SQN.26/12/1944
Information regarding individuals and aircraft lost from 58 and 502 Squadrons, whilst operating from RAF Stornoway during 1944-45, over and around the coasts of Denmark, Norway and Sweden, can be found on the excellent website www.airmen.dk

ADDENDUM

(The following names have come to light since the original RAF Stornoway Book of Remembrance was compiled).
ATKINS, G. W. R. 1614729 RAF ISLIVIG 26/03/1944
BRINDLE, G. A. 1686601 RAF ISLIVIG 26/03/1944
WILLS, T. R. 1010467 RAF 5010 (AC) SQN. 03/07/1943
RAAF = ROYAL AUSTRALIAN AIR FORCE

RCAF = ROYAL CANADIAN AIR FORCE

RNZAF = ROYAL NEW ZEALAND AIR FORCE

USAAF = UNITED STATES ARMY AIR FORCE
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