LEAVING CHELTENHAM ..............and all that was dear

 

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Roll of Honour of Cheltonians Who Died In The Great War Whilst Serving With

The Royal Air Force

(The Royal Air Force was created on 1 April 1918 by the amalgamation of the Royal Flying Corps and the Royal Naval Air Service)

 

 

Ref

Name

Rank

Number

Unit/Squadron

Date Died

Cause

Loc

Age

Memorials

1

BORCHARD L M

Lt

-

RAF

Note 1

-

-

-

GR             (Note 1)

2

BRODIE Philip Wyndham

Capt

-

HQ 6th Group RAF

18 November 1918

DOI

IT

31

CH   PJ

3

CLEE Douglas Henry

Cpl

8305

13th Sqn RAF

3 February 1919

DOI

UK

29

CH   GR     (Note 2)

4

CRADDOCK Herbert Charles

Lt

-

RAF Rendcombe

27 November 1918

A

UK

24

CH   PA

5

DELMAR-WILLIAMSON George Frederick

Lt

-

13th Training Sqn RAF

12 July 1918

A

UK

19

CH  LK  LKC  CC  COL

6

FLOWER Charles Kenneth

Lt

-

211th Sqn RAF

15 May 1918

KIA

FR

21

CH

7

FOGERTY Ernest Vernon

Pte

263293

Training Depot RAF

18 January 1920

DOI

UK

18

CH

8

GABELL Douglas Ridley Clunes

Capt

-

13th Training Sqn RAF

12 July 1918

A

UK

20

CH  SV

9

GEIDT Charles Uppleby

Lt

-

193rd Training Sqn RAF

10 April 1918

A

EG

23

CH

10

HAWKINS Reginald

Lt

-

79th Sqn RAF

29 July 1918

KIA

FR

19

CH  CA  HA  CK  CKC  GR

11

HOOPER Alfred James

Pte

119519

35th Sqn RAF

5 December 1918

DOI

FR

21

CH  JN  SJS

12

HOPCRAFT Peter

Lt

-

97th Sqn RAF

28 October 1918

KIA

FR

19

BC  SO  CL

13

MACKAY Duncan Ronald Gordon

Capt

-

55th Sqn RAF

11 November 1918

DOW

FR

23

CH   COL

14

MARSHALL Henry Greville

2 AM

250180

att HMS President

22 April 1918

DOI

UK

18

CH   GR   HC

15

NEWTON Fleming

Lt

-

201st Sqn RAF

9 May 1918

KIA

FR

19

PJ

16

ROBERTS Elizabeth Hannah Jane

Member

22635

WRAF

28th October 1918

DOI

UK

20

CH                  (Note 3)

17

STRANGE Frederick Gerald

1 AM

8552

75th Sqn RAF

24 July 1918

DOI

UK

26

CH  HT  GR

18

TANNER John Champain

Capt

-

56th Training Sqn RAF

1 August 1918

A

UK

21

CH  AS  LU  COL

19

WILLS Arthur Herbert

2 AM

42365

102nd Sqn RAF

19 November 1918

DOI

FR

19

CK   HA

Notes:

1.   BORCHARD's (a.k.a. BURCKHARDT) death and burial details are not yet known.

2.   CLEE's place of burial is not yet known.

3.   ROBERTS' name was added to the Cheltenham War Memorial on 18th September 2016.

 

 

Page last updated: 22nd November 2016

 

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