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Malcolm Keith Carswell MP (1915 - 2003)

Served Royal Air Force 5 April 1937-, and served with the Royal New Zealand Air Force 1 January 1944- 26 January 1946 He was a pilot and then a fighter controller Grounded on medical advice due to ...

4/8/2015 1/13/2017

James Chilton Francis Hayter, DFC MP (1917 - 2006)


WAR World War II, 1939-1945 CAMPAIGNS France and Germany (TBC) 1940 Battle of Britain MEDALS AND AWARDS Distinguished Flying Cross and bar (DFC*) DFC. 17.10.1941. DFC Bar. 26.1....

8/24/2007 1/13/2017

Reference: FamilySearch Family Tree - SmartCopy : Dec 11 2016, 21:27:19 UTC “Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many to so few.” (Winston Churchill, 20 Aug 1940)Canadian F/O R....

12/11/2016 12/11/2016

In 1940, Walter purchased an airplane and learned how to fly. He enlisted in the RAF and fought in the Battle of Britain. In the first ten days of the North Africa Campaign, he flew forty missions befo...

9/16/2014 2/17/2016

Rhodes-Moorhouse was born on 4 March 1914 at a house in Brompton Square, London. When he was less than a year old, his father, William Barnard Rhodes-Moorhouse, who was the first airman to be awarded t...

6/26/2013 2/13/2016

Air Marshal Sir Thomas Walker Elmhirst KBE, CB, AFC, DL (15 December 1895 – 6 November 1982) was a senior commander in the Royal Air Force in the first half of the 20th century and the first commande...

3/14/2010 1/17/2016

Group Captain Sir Douglas Robert Steuart Bader From Wikipedia: ( /ˈbɑːdər/) CBE, DSO & Bar, DFC & Bar, FRAeS, DL (21 February 1910 – 5 September 1982) was a Royal Air Force (RAF) fighter ace during...

10/28/2011 12/10/2014

Group Captain Sir John William Maxwell "Max" Aitken, 2nd Baronet, DSO, DFC (15 February 1910 – 30 April 1985), formerly 2nd Baron Beaverbrook, was a British Conservative politician and press baron,...

10/21/2008 12/10/2014

Grand Prix racing car driver and fighter pilot with 4+ kills in the Battle of Britain (WWII). Air Commodore Whitney Willard Straight CBE, MC, DFC (6 November 1912 – 5 April 1979) was a Grand Prix mot...

2/19/2009 12/10/2014

John Kenneth Haviland DFC (19 January 1921 – 1 July 2002) was an American pilot who flew for the Royal Air Force during the Battle of Britain. He was one of 11 American pilots who flew with RAF Fight...

12/10/2014 12/10/2014

1/24/2011 12/10/2014

His son's memorium Find A Grave

8/25/2014 10/10/2014

Thomas Loel Evelyn Bulkeley Guinness MP (1906 - 1988)


Group Captain Thomas Loel Evelyn Bulkeley Guinness OBE (9 June 1906 – 31 December 1988), was a British Conservative politician, Member of Parliament for Bath (1931-1945), business magnate and philanthr...

1/16/2008 11/17/2013

27/08/1942 90241 Group Captain Walter Myers Churchill DSO, DFC, Royal Air Force (Auxiliary Air Force), 605 Sqdn, Pilot (Spitfire EP339), SYRACUSE WAR CEMETERY, SICILY, V. D. 3., son of William Algern...

4/3/2013 8/20/2013

Marshal of the Royal Air Force William Sholto Douglas, 1st Baron Douglas of Kirtleside, GCB, MC, DFC (23 December 1893 – 29 October 1969) was a senior figure in the Royal Air Force up to and during W...

8/19/2013 8/19/2013

William Meade Lindsley Fiske, III MP (1911 - 1940)


William Meade Lindsley Fiske William Meade Lindsley "Billy" Fiske III (4 June 1911 – 17 August 1940) was the 1928 and 1932 Olympic champion bobsled driver and, following Jimmy Davies, was one of the ...

6/24/2013 6/24/2013

Donahue, Arthur Gerald P/O Arthur Gerald Donahue was born in St Charles, Minnesota, America in 1913. He learned to fly privately and had his private and commercial pilot's licenses before he was 19 a...

6/24/2013 6/24/2013

Carl Raymond Davis, F/Lt. MP (1911 - 1940)

Carl Raymond Davis was born in South Africa of American parents and was sent to Sherborne College in Britain at the age of 13. He later studied at Trinity College, Cambridge and McGill University, Mont...

6/12/2013 6/12/2013

Michael James Herrick was one of five brothers to serve during the Second World War. He flew with distinction during the Battle of Britain and in the Pacific before being killed on air operations over ...

6/11/2013 6/11/2013

Francis Noel Brinsden MP (1919 - 1993)

"Frankie", "Fanny"

F/O Francis N.Brinsden a New Zealander and flew with No 19 Squadron during the Battle of Britain. On the 31st of August 1940 he had to bale out of his Spitfire I (R6958) after combat over the Thames Es...

6/10/2013 6/10/2013

Robert Lawrence Spurdle MP (1918 - 1994)


S/L Robert Lawrence Spurdle was born in Wanganui, New Zealand on 3 March 1918, attended Wanganui Collegiate School before being accepted early in 1939 for the last short service commission course. When...

6/10/2013 6/10/2013

Caesar Barrand Hull, DFC MP (1913 - 1940)

6/10/2013 6/10/2013

Albert Gerald Lewis DFC and bar Nickname Zulu Born 18 April 1918 Kimberley, South Africa Died 14 December 1982 (aged 64) Allegiance South Africa Service/branch Royal Air Force Years of...

6/10/2013 6/10/2013

Petrus Hendrik 'Dutch' Hugo, DSO DFC and 2 bars MP (1917 - 1986)

"Khaki", "Dutch", "Piet"

Petrus Hugo DSO DFC and 2 bars ,[4] was a South African flying ace of the Second World War. Petrus Hendrik Hugo was born 20 December 1917 at Pampoenpoort, Cape Province. He attended the Witwatersrand...

6/10/2013 6/10/2013

Sir Winston Leonard Spencer-Churchill, KG, OM, CH, TD, DL, FRS, Hon. RA (30 November 1874 – 24 January 1965) was a British politician who was Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1940 to 1945 (tha...

6/14/2007 6/10/2013

Sailor Malan MP (1910 - 1963)

" Adolph Gysbert Malan DSO & Bar DFC (24 March 1910 – 17 September 1963), better known as Sailor Malan , was a famed South African World War II RAF fighter pilot who led No. 74 Squadron RAF during the ...

1/17/2009 6/10/2013