Airmen - Accidental Deaths

Airmen - Accidental Deaths

This community remembers those in the RFC, RNAS and RAF who died in training and air accidents. Around 8,000 men died in Britain during flight training due to accidents and mechanical failure - more than were killed from enemy action. I'll doubt I'll be able to identify all 8,000 plus but I hope this community will be enough to represent them all.

Created by: Trevor65535

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  • Born 1897

    Died 1918

    British Army 7007 Private Northumberland Regiment 1/7th northumberland Battalion

    British Army Second Lieutenant Essex Regiment 3rd Battalion

    British Army Second Lieutenant Royal Flying Corps and Royal Air Force

  • Profile picture for Edward Teshmaker Busk

    Born 1886

    Died 1914

    British Army Second Lieutenant Royal Engineers

    British Army Second Lieutenant Royal Flying Corps

    British Army Lieutenant Royal Engineers

  • Born 1894

    Died 1918

    British Army 1219 Private London Regiment 20th lond Battalion

    British Army Lieutenant London Regiment 22nd Battalion

  • Born 1898

    Died 1918

    Air Force (RAF/RFC) 79899 Air Mechanic 3rd Class

    Air Force (RAF/RFC) Second Lieutenant General List

  • Profile picture for Ewart Cudemore Brown

    Born 1893

    Died 1917

    Canadian Expeditionary Force 410987 Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry (Eastern Ontario Regiment)

    Air Force (RAF/RFC) Lieutenant Royal Air Force

  • Born 1899

    Died 1918

    British Army Second Lieutenant Royal Highlanders

    Air Force (RAF/RFC) Second Lieutenant Royal Air Force

  • Died 1917

    British Army 235415 2598 Serjeant Royal Gloucestershire Hussars Yeomanry

    British Army Acting Second Lieutenant King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry

    British Army Acting Second Lieutenant Royal Flying Corps

  • Profile picture for William Thomas James Mccudden

    Born 1891

    Died 1915

    Air Force (RAF/RFC) 61 Serjeant Pilot Instructor Royal Flying Corps

    Air Force (RAF/RFC) 61 Serjeant Royal Flying Corps

  • Born 1894

    Air Force (RAF/RFC) 1934

  • Born 1892

    Died 1915

    British Army 582 Air Mechanic 1st Class Royal Flying Corps

  • Profile picture for Herbert Edward Parfitt

    Born 1894

    Died 1914

    British Army 725 Air Mechanic 2nd Class Royal Flying Corps

  • Born 1896

    Died 1918

    Canadian Expeditionary Force 61168

  • Born 1894

    Died 1918

    Air Force (RAF/RFC)

  • Profile picture for Malcolm Bartlett

    Born 1883

    Died 1918

    Air Force (RAF/RFC) Captain Royal Air Force

  • Profile picture for Alex Gilmour Boardman

    Born 1899

    Died 1918

    Air Force (RAF/RFC) 100310

    Air Force (RAF/RFC) Second Lieutenant Royal Air Force

  • Born 1899

    Died 1918

    Air Force (RAF/RFC) Second Lieutenant

  • Profile picture for Reginald Dennis Clive

    Born 1898

    Died 1917

    Air Force (RAF/RFC) Flight Sub-Lieutenant

  • Born 1892

    Air Force (RAF/RFC)

  • Born 1890

    Died 1918

    Air Force (RAF/RFC)

  • Born 1898

    Died 1918

    Air Force (RAF/RFC) Temporary Second Lieutenant

    British Army 765439 Private London Regiment

    Air Force (RAF/RFC) Second Lieutenant Royal Flying Corps