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921 Gave Their Lives That We May Be Free

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Daggett - Dykes

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Daggett, Sgt. Harry

Mid Upper Gunner - Lancaster Mk I  AS-E  ME636

RAF Service Number: 1750491

Died: 15th February 1944

Cemetery: Berlin 1939 - 1945 War Cemetery, Germany

Grave Reference:  Collective Grave  Section 9   Row Z   Grave 4 - 7


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Dalton, Plt. Off. John Anthony

Air Bomber - Wellington Mk X  AS-M  HZ278

RCAF Service Number: J20887

Died: 29th April 1943

Cemetery: Esbjerg Fourfelt Cemetery, Denmark

Grave Reference:  Collective Grave  Section 11   Row A   Grave 22 - 24 Headstone Picture


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Darling, Flt. Sgt. William Russell

Mid Upper Gunner -  Lancaster Mk I  AS-X  LM176

RCAF Service Number: R261453

Died: 4th December 1944

Cemetery: Harrogate, (Stonefall) Cemetery, Harrogate, Yorkshire, England

Grave Reference:  Section H   Row D   Grave 4 Headstone Picture


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Davey, Flt. Sgt. Donald James

Wireless Op. - Lancaster Mk I  AS-R2  PD202

RAAF Service Number: 422446

Died: 13th July 1944

Cemetery: Prez - Sur - Marne Churchyard, France

Grave Reference:  Collective Grave Headstone Picture


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Davidson, W/O. Brian Bruce

Pilot - Lancaster Mk III  AS-Y  ED904

RAF Service Number: 1321868

Died: 29th September 1943

Cemetery: Reichswald Forest War Cemetery, Germany

Grave Reference:  Section 3   Row F   Grave 16 Headstone Picture


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Davies, Flg. Off. Herbert William

Air Bomber - Lancaster Mk I  AS-K2  ME777

RAAF Service Number: 422143

Died: 13th June 1944

Cemetery: Zelhem General Cemetery, Holland

Grave Reference:  Section E   Row 2   Joint Grave 4 Headstone Picture


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Davies, Sgt. James

Rear Gunner - Lancaster Mk III  AS-Z  ND382

RAF Service Number: 2207029

Died: 29th January 1944

Cemetery: Berlin 1939 - 1945 War Cemetery, Germany

Grave Reference:  Collective Grave  Section 9   Row K   Grave 1 - 4


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Davies, Flg. Off. James Glyn

Pilot - Lancaster Mk III  AS-D  LM722

RAF Service Number: 175652

Died: 24th September 1944

Commemorated: Runnymede Memorial, Surrey, England

Panel: 205


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Davies, Sgt. John Francis Mathew

Pilot - Lancaster Mk III  AS-A  JA865

RAF Service Number: 1682448

Died: 24th November 1943

Commemorated: Runnymede Memorial, Surrey, England

Panel: 147


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Davies, Sgt. John Richard

Air Bomber - Lancaster Mk I  AS-N  ME839

RAF Service Number: 1580941

Died: 3rd August 1944

Cemetery: Creil Communal Cemetery, France

Grave Reference:  Plot 1   Grave 391


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Davies, W/O. II Lawrence Ward

Pilot - Lancaster Mk I  AS-U  PD260

RCAF Service Number: R159100

Died: 13th August 1944

Cemetery: Hannover War Cemetery, Germany

Grave Reference:  Section 12   Row E   Grave 7 Headstone Picture


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Davies, Sgt. Philip Thomas

Wireless Op. - Wellington Mk X  AS-P  LN397

RAF Service Number: 1152952

Died: 31st August 1943

Commemorated: Runnymede Memorial, Surrey, England

Panel: 147


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Davies, Sgt. Ronald

Mid Upper Gunner - Lancaster Mk I  AS-C  ED993

RAF Service Number: 1032360

Died: 9th October 1943

Cemetery: Hinckley Cemetery, Hinckley, England

Grave Reference:  Section 20   Grave 1 Headstone Picture


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Davis, Flt. Sgt. Mervyn Desmond Sylvester

Wireless Op. - Lancaster Mk III  AS-J2  PB153

RNZAF Service Number: 574056

Died: 17th March 1945

Cemetery: Durnbach War Cemetery, Bavaria, Germany

Grave Reference:  Section 11   Row B   Grave 6 Headstone Picture


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Davis, Flt. Sgt. Ronald

Wireless Op. - Lancaster Mk III  AS-J  ED875

RAF Service Number: 1385696

Died: 27th September 1943

Cemetery: Cambridge City Cemetery, England

Grave Reference:  13527 Headstone Picture


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Davis, Sgt. Trevor Hugh

Air Bomber - Lancaster Mk I  AS-S  PD261

RAF Service Number: 617912

Died: 30th August 1944

Cemetery: Poznan Old Garrison Cemetery, Poznan, Poland

Grave Reference:  Collective Grave  Plot 6   Row A   Grave 15 Headstone Picture


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Dawson, Sgt. Walter

Flight Engineer - Lancaster Mk I  AS-Q  ED731

RAF Service Number: 1616285

Died: 25th March 1944

Cemetery: Reichswald Forest War Cemetery, Germany

Grave Reference:  Section 25   Row E   Grave 4 Headstone Picture


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Day, Sgt. Douglas George Black

Air Gunner - Lancaster  Mk I  AS-?  ED422

RCAF Service Number: R171307

Died: 17th November 1943

Cemetery: Felpham (St. Mary)Churchyard, England

Grave Reference:  Grave 672


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Day, Flg. Off. James

Pilot - Lancaster Mk III  AS-E  ND707

RAF Service Number: 190483

Died: 5th April 1945

Cemetery: Berlin 1939 - 1945 War Cemetery, Germany

Grave Reference:  Collective Grave  Section 6   Row G   Grave 13 - 19


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Daze, Flt. Sgt. John Cletus

Rear Gunner - Lancaster Mk I  AS-J  ME647

RCAF Service Number: R82170

Died: 31st December 1944

Cemetery: Nederweert War Cemetery, Holland

Grave Reference:  Section IV   Row A   Grave 7


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Deacon, Plt. Off. Victor George

Rear Gunner - Lancaster Mk III  AS-Z  ED196

RAF Service Number: 139373

Died: 22nd October 1943

Cemetery: Hannover War Cemetery, Germany

Grave Reference:  Section 16   Row E   Grave 4 Headstone Picture


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Dean, Sgt. Alec Charles

Wireless Op - Wellington Mk X  AS-X  HF453

RAF Service Number: 1314016

Died: 9th July 1943

Commemorated: Runnymede Memorial, Surrey, England

Panel: 147


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Dean, Sgt. Gordon William Davidson

Rear Gunner - Wellington Mk X  AS-A  HF596

RAF Service Number: 1314707

Died: 16th August 1943

Commemorated: Runnymede Memorial, Surrey, England

Panel: 147


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Dee, Flt. Lt. Frederick James

Pilot - Lancaster Mk III  AS-M2  LM694

RAF Service Number: 48419

Died: 27th August 1944

Cemetery: Gammel Rye Churchyard, Denmark

Grave Reference:  Collective Grave  Section II   Row 9   Grave 14 Headstone Picture


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Defraigne, Flg. Off. Charles Albert Henri

Pilot - Lancaster Mk I  AS-S  NG114

RAF Service Number: 125748

Died: 24th March 1945

Cemetery: Repatriated to Belgium

Grave Reference:  Recorded - The Maidenhead Record, England


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Dennehy, Sgt. Desmond John

Rear Gunner - Lancaster Mk I  AS-Z  ME627

RAF Service Number: 1605654

Died: 20th February 1944

Cemetery: Berlin 1939 - 1945 War Cemetery, Germany

Grave Reference:  Section 4   Row Z   Grave 14


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Denney, Flg. Off. Ronald Fredrick

Air Bomber - Lancaster Mk III  AS-D  JB145

RAF Service Number: 151309

Died: 3rd December 1943

Cemetery: Hannover War Cemetery, Germany

Grave Reference:  Section 6   Row A   Grave 4 Headstone Picture


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Denslow, Flg. Off. Donald George

Navigator - Wellington Mk III  AS-P  BK368

RAF Service Number: 126041

Died: 10th March 1943

Cemetery: Esbjerg (Fourfelt) Cemetery, Denmark

Grave Reference:  Plot AIII   Row 7   Grave 4


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Dent, Sgt. Roland

Rear Gunner - Lancaster Mk I  AS-E  ME636

RAF Service Number: 1575680

Died: 15th February 1944

Cemetery: Berlin 1939 - 1945 War Cemetery, Germany

Grave Reference:  Collective Grave  Section 9   Row Z   Grave 4 - 7


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Derbyshire, Sgt. John

Rear Gunner - Lancaster Mk I  AS-V  PD227

RCAF Service Number: R264171

Died: 12th October 1944

Cemetery: St. Helens Cemetery, Merseyside, England

Grave Reference:  Section 14   Grave 611


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Dickson, Sgt. David

Flight Engineer - Lancaster Mk III  AS-H  ND579

RAF Service Number: 1823811

Died: 22nd May 1944

Cemetery: Brielle General Cemetery, France

Grave Reference:  Plot 6   Grave 39 Headstone Picture


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Dillon, Flt. Sgt. James McKenzie

Pilot - Lancaster Mk III  AS-D  LM722

RAAF Service Number: 434396

Died: 23rd September 1944

Commemorated: Runnymede Memorial, Surrey, England

Panel: 260


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Dixon, Flt. Sgt. Michael Ralph

Rear Gunner - Wellington Mk III  AS-W  X3334

RCAF Service Number: R99543

Died: 11th April 1943

Cemetery: Durnbach War Cemetery, Bavaria, Germany

Grave Reference:  Section 7   Row H   Grave 3 Headstone Picture


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Doherty, Flt. Sgt. William Joseph

Rear Gunner - Lancaster Mk I  AS-D  NG183

RCAF Service Number: R280274

Died: 21st February 1945

Cemetery: Reichswald Forest War Cemetery, Germany

Grave Reference:  Collective Grave  Section 18   Row F   Grave 12 - 16 Headstone Picture


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Donaldson, Flt. Sgt. Leslie John

Navigator - Lancaster Mk I  AS-E  ME636

RAF Service Number: 972603

Died: 15th February 1944

Cemetery: Berlin 1939 - 1945 War Cemetery, Germany

Grave Reference:  Collective Grave  Section 9   Row Z   Grave 4 - 7


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Doncaster, Sgt. Ivan Keith

Mid Upper Gunner - Lancaster Mk III  AS-Z  EE196

RAF Service Number: 1582238

Died: 22nd October 1943

Cemetery: Hannover War Cemetery, Germany

Grave Reference:  Section 16   Row E   Grave 1 Headstone Picture


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Dowe, W/O. Ronald Arthur

Navigator - Lancaster Mk I  AS-V  PD397

RAAF Service Number: 423196

Died: 24th December 1944

Cemetery: Rheinberg War Cemetery, Germany

Grave Reference:  Section 2   Row K   Grave 4 Headstone Picture


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Doyle, Flg. Off. James

Navigator - Lancaster Mk I  AS-V  SW278

RAF Service Number: 174041

Died: 3rd July 1945 (Training Exercise)

Commemorated: Runnymede Memorial, Surrey, England

Panel: 266


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Drake, Flg. Off. George

Navigator - Lancaster Mk I  AS-H2  ED411

RAF Service Number: 136363

Died: 16th December 1943

Cemetery: Hannover War Cemetery, Germany

Grave Reference:  Collective Grave  Section 8   Row H   Grave 10 - 16 Headstone Picture


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Dunkley, Sgt. Robert Fredrick Stanley

Air Bomber - Lancaster Mk III  AS-E  ND707

RAF Service Number: 1625326

Died: 5th April 1945

Cemetery: Berlin 1939 - 1945 War Cemetery, Germany

Grave Reference:  Collective Grave  Section 6   Row G   Grave 13 - 19


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Dunlop, Flt. Sgt. Thomas Russell

Air Bomber - Lancaster Mk III  AS-S  ND625

RAF Service Number: 1559799

Died: 10th April 1944

Cemetery: Sejero Cemetery, Denmark

Grave Reference: Grave 154


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Dunston, Plt. Off. Percy James

Pilot - Lancaster Mk III  AS-S  ND625

RAF Service Number: 174022

Died: 10th April 1944

Cemetery: Odden (Overby) Churchyard, Denmark

Grave Reference:  Collective Grave 3J Headstone Picture


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Dunton, Flt. Lt. Fredrick Ross

Pilot - Lancaster Mk I  AS-S  PD261

RAF Service Number: 126830

Died: 30th August 1944

Cemetery: Poznan Old Garrison Cemetery, Poznan, Poland

Grave Reference:  Collective Grave  Section 6   Row A   Grave 15 Headstone Picture


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Dupre, Plt. Off. Fredrick Louis Edward

Air Bomber - Wellington Mk X  AS-H  HE545

RCAF Service Number: J16408

Died: 29th March 1943

Cemetery: Groesbeek Canadian War Cemetery, Holland

Grave Reference:  Section IV   Row C   Grave 5 Headstone Picture


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Dutton, Sgt. Wilfred

Flight Engineer - Lancaster Mk III  AS-U  ND621

RAF Service Number: 1582673

Died: 15th July 1944

Cemetery: Lusigny - Sur - Barse Communal Cemetery, France

Grave Reference:  Collective Grave  21


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Dyckhoff, Sgt. George Edward

Rear Gunner - Lancaster Mk III  AS-S  ND625

RAF Service Number: 1172812

Died: 10th April 1944

Cemetery: Faarevejle Churchyard, Denmark

Grave Reference:  Grave E 863 Headstone Picture


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Dykes, Sgt. William Arthur

Wireless Op. - Lancaster Mk III  AS-J  DV220

RAF Service Number: 1575431

Died: 20th February 1944

Commemorated: Runnymede Memorial, Surrey, England

Panel: 228


* Information on 166 Squadron losses and graves used with the kind permission of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission *
* Grave Marker information Researched and Compiled by Robert John Wilton & David R. Swallow*