A Virtual Cemetery created by Mike McQuaid

Halifax BB364

The aircraft, from 138 Squadron RAF Tempsford, crashed at Arlesey, Bedfordshire on Sunday 19th December 1943 at 19.25hrs after hitting a chimney at the local brickworks. It had been on a container dropping night exercise over the nearby Henlow airfield.All on board were killed.The obstruction lights on the chimney were not lit owing to the blackout regulations.

9 memorials
SGT Frank Henry Adams

SGT Frank Henry Adams

unknown – 19 Dec 1943

East Finchley, London Borough of Barnet, Greater London, England Sec. O. Block 9. Grave 21184P.,

Plot info: Sec. O. Block 9. Grave 21184P.

No grave photo

SGT Stanley Higham

1920 – 19 Dec 1943

Mawdesley, Chorley Borough, Lancashire, England 35,

Plot info: 35

SGT Harold Maitland Houghton

SGT Harold Maitland Houghton

1921 – 19 Dec 1943

Horwich, Metropolitan Borough of Bolton, Greater Manchester, England Div. 2. Sec. 2. C. of E. Grave 0.25.,

Plot info: Div. 2. Sec. 2. C. of E. Grave 0.25.

Sergeant ( Air Gnr. ) Cyril Addison Kidd

Sergeant ( Air Gnr. ) Cyril Addison Kidd

5 Dec 1906 – 19 Dec 1943

Liverpool, Metropolitan Borough of Liverpool, Merseyside, England Sec. 20. C. of E. Grave 422.,

Plot info: Sec. 20. C. of E. Grave 422.

Sergeant Alexander John Macintyre

Sergeant Alexander John Macintyre

unknown – 19 Dec 1943

Brookwood, Woking Borough, Surrey, England 21. C. 18.,

Plot info: 21. C. 18.

Sergeant ( Air Gnr. ) John Edward Mooney

Sergeant ( Air Gnr. ) John Edward Mooney

4 Feb 1915 – 19 Dec 1943

Ford, Metropolitan Borough of Sefton, Merseyside, England Sec. A.E. Grave 88.,

Plot info: Sec. A.E. Grave 88.

Sergeant Joseph Norman Polland

Sergeant Joseph Norman Polland

unknown – 19 Dec 1943

Belfast (Down), County Down, Northern Ireland Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve,

Plot info: Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve

No grave photo

Sgt Hubert Gwyn Williams

unknown – 19 Dec 1943

Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire, Wales S.W. part.,

Plot info: S.W. part.

Pilot Officer ( Nav. ) Cyril Arthur Woolldridge

Pilot Officer ( Nav. ) Cyril Arthur Woolldridge

unknown – 19 Dec 1943

Brookwood, Woking Borough, Surrey, England 21. C. 19.,

Plot info: 21. C. 19.

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