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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  • Profile picture for Donald Neil Cameron

    Born 1897

    Died 1918

    Air Force (RAF/RFC) 210636 Serjeant Royal Air Force

  • Born 1899

    Died 1918

    Air Force (RAF/RFC) 91993 Flight Cadet Royal Air Force

  • Born 1897

    Died 1918

    Air Force (RAF/RFC) 99727 Sergeant Mechanic Royal Air Force No. 1 School of Aerial Gunnery

  • Profile picture for Reginald William Cowin

    Born 1896

    Died 1918

    Air Force (RAF/RFC) 204321 Air Mechanic 1st Class Royal Air Force Airship Construction Station (Kingsnorth)

  • Born 1899

    Died 1918

    Air Force (RAF/RFC) Second Lieutenant

  • Born 1888

    Died 1918

    British Army 28090 Corporal Royal Engineers

    British Army Second Lieutenant Royal Flying Corps

    British Army Motor Cyclist Despatch Rider Royal Engineers

  • Profile picture for Gerald Wilfred Francis Clarke

    Born 1899

    Died 1918

    Air Force (RAF/RFC) Second Lieutenant 42nd Training Sqdn

  • Profile picture for John Edward Kirkby Doe

    Born 1900

    Died 1918

    Air Force (RAF/RFC) 89753 Flight Cadet Royal Flying Corps

    Air Force (RAF/RFC) 4769 Flight Cadet Royal Flying Corps

  • Profile picture for Ronald Victor Knight

    Born 1894

    Died 1917

    Royal Navy Flight Sub-Lieutenant Royal Naval Air Service

  • Profile picture for Harold Caldecott Lake

    Born 1896

    Died 1918

    Air Force (RAF/RFC) Second Lieutenant

  • Born 1897

    Died 1918

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

  • Profile picture for Sydney Ralph Pragnell

    Born 1898

    Died 1918

    Royal Navy BZ/1500 Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve

    Royal Navy Probationary Flight Officer Royal Naval Air Service 4 Fighting School, Freiston (Pilot)

    Air Force (RAF/RFC) Second Lieuteuant Royal Air Force 4th Squadron

  • Born 1895

    Died 1918

    Canadian Expeditionary Force 301940

    Air Force (RAF/RFC) Second Lieutenant Royal Air Force 57th Training Depot Squadron

  • Profile picture for Claud Handley Trotter

    Born 1895

    Died 1918

    Canadian Expeditionary Force Lieutenant Attached to Royal Air Force 44 Squadron

  • Born 1899

    Died 1918

    Air Force (RAF/RFC)

  • Profile picture for John Leask Foubister

    Born 1889

    Died 1917

    British Army Second Lieutenant Royal Flying Corps

  • Born 1891

    Died 1916

    Indian Army Second Lieutenant Indian Army Reserve of Officers attd. 108th Inf., and 66th Squadron Royal Flying Corps

  • Born 1894

    Died 1917

    Royal Navy Flight Sub Lieutenant Royal Naval Air Service Great Yarmouth Naval Air Station (Pilot)

  • Born 1900

    Died 1918

    Air Force (RAF/RFC) 128018

  • Profile picture for Cyril Robertson Bertram

    Born 1892

    Died 1916

    British Army Second Lieutenant King Edwards Horse

    Air Force (RAF/RFC) Flying Officer Royal Flying Corps