Their Names Liveth for Evermore


Below is a list of the names and final resting places of 197 Squadron members who gave their lives in the service of their countries.

Name Christian Name Rank/ Decorations Service No. Date of Death Cemetery & Grave Location Country Age

Adey John Charles Flt. Sgt. 1271700 RAF 22.10.1943 Runnymede memorial, Surrey, U.K. Panel 134 U.K. 21

Beechey Cecil Francis Sgt. 656761 RAF 28.01.1943 Solihull Cemetery, Warwickshire, U.K. Grave 262 U.K. 22

Bell Stanley Lawrence Flt. Sgt. 1199790 RAF 18.08.1944 St. Desir War Cemetery, Calvados, France Plot 6 Row f Grave 6 U.K. 23

Bokobza Roger Flg. Off. 124377 RAF 14.02.1943 Lincoln (Newport) Cemetery, Lincolnshire, U.K. Grave Ref. Sec.H Grave 292 South U.K. 21

Bowler Jack Sgt. 657896 RAF 14.02.1943 South Hayling (St. Mary) Churchyard, Hampshire, U.K. Sec.H Row 10 Grave 500 U.K. 28

Clarke Leonard Stanley Plt. Off. DFC 177137 RAF 05.07.1944 Runnymede memorial, Surrey, U.K. Panel 210 U.K. 22

Clennell Dennis Herbert Sgt. 1332518 RAF 10.04.1943 St. Sever-Calvados Communal Cemetery, Calvados, France. Grave 1 U.K. N/K

Coles Harold William Flg. Off. 136412 RAF 24.05.1944 Runnymede memorial, Surrey, U.K. Panel 215 U.K. N/K

Fletcher Ernest Henry Sgt. 1336582 RAF 22.04.1943 Woolwich Cemetery, London, U.K. Grave Ref. Sec. 19 Grave 336 U.K. 21

Gould Auriol Stephen Nutcombe Flg. Off. 124422 RAF 24.01.1943 Dalmeny and Queensferry Cemetery, West Lothian, U.K. Grave 436 U.K. 20

Hall Charles Burnham Plt. Off. J/88816 RCAF 21.11.1944 Schoonselhof Cemetery, Antwerpen, Belgium Grave Ref. IV E 11 CAN N/K

Hignell Gordon Kirby Plt. Off. J/16808 RCAF 23.07.1943 Dieppe Canadian War Cemetery, Hautot-sur-Mer, Seine maritime, France Grave Ref. H.60 CAN 24

Hill John Richard Flt. Sgt. R/104983 RCAF 07.05.1943 Tangmere (St. Andrew) Churchyard, Sussex, U.K. grave Ref. Row 3 Grave 507 CAN 20

Jones Robert Henry Flg. Off. J/85509 RCAF 31.12.1944 Drunen (Elshout) Roman Catholic Churchyard, Netherlands. Grave 1 CAN 21

Miles Neville Francis Flt. Sgt. 1317256 RAF 03.01.1944 Runnymede memorial, Surrey, U.K. Panel 220 U.K. 21

Morris Leslie Charles Flt. Sgt. 1199897 RAF 16.10.1943 Chichester Cemetery, Sussex, U.K. Grave Ref. Square 115 C. of E. Plot Grave 23 U.K. 22

Necklen Eric Kingsley Flt. Lt. 40422 RNAF 21.11.1944 Schoonselhof Cemetery, Antwerpen, Belgium Grave Ref. I A 10 N.Z. 24

O'Callaghan Edmond St. John Brendan Flg. Off. 52653 RAF 18.12.1943 Kilcrumper Cemetery, County Cork, Ireland. IRE 21

Pearson George Sholto Manning Flg. Off. 127030 RAF 11.08.1943 Aarsele Communal Cemetery, Tielt, West Vlaanderen, Belgium (At Cen. Path end on the left) U.K. N/K

Potter Douglas Edward F. Flg. Off. 157417 RAF 07.06.1944 Bernay (St. Croix) Communal Cemetery (France 925) Row 1 Grave 14 U.K. 23

Price David John A.W. Flt.Sgt. 1312237 RAF 17.08.1944 St. Desir War Cemetery, Calvados, France 1075 Plot 5 Row D Grave 2 U.K. 23

Read Henry Walter Wt. Off. 1292518 RAF 24.12.1944 Reicjswald Forest War Cemetery, Germany, Grave Ref. 14 A 14 U.K. 23

Reid Mackenzie Davidson Flt. Lt. J/85448 RCAF 13.09.1944 Calais Canadian War Cemetery, Leubringhen, Pas de Calais, France Grave Ref. 1 B 5 CAN 20

Richards John Leslie Plt. Off. 159478 RAF 01.11.1943 Runnymede memorial, Surrey, U.K. Panel 133 U.K. 27

Richards Maurice Charles Wt. Off. 1312263 RAF 13.06.1944 Putot-en Auge Churchyard (France 1143) Row C Grave 9 U.K. 22

Soors Martin Lambert Flg. Off. 131867 RAF 10.11.1943 Runnymede memorial, Surrey, U.K. Panel 129 U.K. N/K

Taylor Patrick Alexander Plt. Off. 54685 RAF 27.06.1944 Brookwood Military Cemetery, Surrey, U.K. Grave Ref. 22 D 10 U.K. 20

Vance Francis Joseph Plt. Off. 183180 RAF 18.10.1944 Bergen-Op-Zoom Canadian War Cemetery, Netherlands Grave Ref. 5 C 2 U.K. 22

Wakeman Harold Frederick Flg. Off. J/27820 RCAF 05.10.1944 Veenendaal General Cemetery, Netherlands Grave close to the entrance CAN 22

Watson Jack Flg. Off. DFC 169431 RAF 17.06.1944 St. Martin-de-Sallen Communal Cemetery, Calvados, France U.K. 23