Southport’s fallen Service men and women of World War Two

Southport’s War Memorial is located in the London Square Memorial Garden, on Lord Street. Listed upon the memorial are the names of 560 Service Personel who gave their lives in WW2.

Some of the men and women have additional information about their lives and where they were born or lived before the war.

Please note: The names and details listed below are collated and checked by our researchers, however as new information arises, the site will be updated.

Southport’s Fallen A-C

SurnameFirst nameRankService NoRegiment, Squadron, Ship EtcLast known addressDiedAge at DeathBurial placeBiography 
AbbsRRoyal Army Service Corps
AbramD Royal Warwickshire Regiment
AckroydE H Royal Air Force
AinscoughGRoyal Air Force
AinscoughGRoyal Engineers
AllenM.A.GThe Black Watch
AllisonRobert Francis NeilSergeant1388172100 Squadron, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve15/02/194422Runnymede Memorial, SurreyRobert was the son of A. F. Allison, and of Florence Allison, of Ainsdale, Lancashire
AmbroseARoyal Engineers
AmbroseJLincolnshire Regiment
AndowKRoyal Army Service Corps
ApplerleyP S GRoyal Air Force
ArdenARoyal Air Force
AshworthERoyal Navy
BachE ARoyal Air Force
BagshawRWomen's Auxiliary Air Force
BainesR WEast Lancashire Regiment
BaldwinH LRoyal Air Force
BaldwinIRoyal Navy
BallR WRoyal Army Service Corps
BallG.T.WRoyal Army Service Corps
BallD HRoyal Navy
BallJRoyal Navy
BannisterMRoyal Air Force
BannisterNRoyal Navy
BarkerH Royal Air Force
BarkerNRoyal Air Force
BarnesHQueen's Own Royal Regiment
BarnesERoyal Army Service Corps
BarrowTRoyal Army Service Corps
BarrtonJRoyal Air Force
BateR QLancashire Fusiliers
BatemanTRoyal Air Force
BaxterWMerchant Navy
BaylisB S BRoyal Air Force
BeamanG WRoyal Air Force
BellisV A DRoyal Artillery
BentleyJRoyal Army Service Corps
BerryK PMerchant Navy
BertenshawCRoyal Air Force
BinnsHRoyal Air Force
Birrowsg.f.TRoyal Army Service Corps
BlackmoreJ HBorder Regiment
BlagbroughHKing's Royal Rifles
BlairV MRoyal Artillery
BlakleyS RRoyal Air Force
BlowerHCorp of Military Police
BlundellP Royal Air Force
BlundellR Royal Air Force
BlundellDRoyal Army Service Corps
BondE H Royal Air Force
BoothS RRoyal Air Force
BootleJ FRoyal Air Force
BootleJ FRoyal Marines
BracegirdleJRoyal Air Force
BroadhurstJRoyal Air Force
BrownJ ARoyal Air Force
BrownE ARoyal Engineers
BrownNRoyal Navy
BrysonT BRoyal Navy
BuckleyHRoyal Navy
BuckleyJoseph AlanChief Motor Mechanic 4th ClassP/MX 116188Royal Navy, H.M. Motor Torpedo Boat 67124/04/1944Birkdale Cemetery, LancashireJoseph died aboard Fairmile D motor torpedo boat 671, she was shelled and sunk in the English Channel off Cape Barfleur, France by Kriegsmarine destroyers. Joseph was mentioned in despatches
BullERoyal Army Service Corps
BulmanHRoyal Air Force
ButlerP RRoyal Air Force
ButterworthA ERoyal Navy
CalderwoodR SRoyal Navy
CannellW DRoyal Army Service Corps
Carr, J HRoyal Air Force
CarterHRoyal Air Force
CartmelJ DRoyal Navy
CartwrightJMerchant Navy
CartwrightG ARoyal Air Force
CasswellJRoyal Air Force
CaswellW HMerchant Navy
ChadwickW HRoyal Air Force
ChurchJRoyal Engineers
ClaytonH N Royal Artillery
ClaytonPeter LambertSub- LieutenantRoyal Naval Reserve, H.M. Submarine Untamed30/05/194320Dunoon Cemetery, Argyllshire, ScotlandPeter was the son of John Lambert Clayton and Louisa Annie Clayton, of Southport, Lancashire.
CloughE RRoyal Army Service Corps
CobbC JThe Loyal Regiment
CockshottM GRoyal Navy
CollinsL SRoyal Air Force
ConeyW HRoyal Navy
ConnerJAReconnaissance Corps
CookWRoyal Artillery
CookeRRoyal Corp of Signals
CooperV LRoyal Army Service Corps
CortonRRoyal Air Force
CostelloCRoyal Air Force
CotterP S Royal Air Force
CowellRRoyal Army Service Corps
CoyneStephen GeorgeSergeant (Air Gunner)1494494620 Squadron, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve28/08/194319Durnbach War Cemetery, Bayern, GermanyStephen was the son of James and Gladys R. Coyne, of Ainsdale, Southport, Lancashire.
CraggJRoyal Engineers
CulshawRRoyal Navy

Southport’s Fallen D-H

SurnameFirst nameRankService NoRegiment, Squadron, Ship EtcLast known addressDiedAge at DeathBurial placeBiography 
DandyRGRoyal Engineers
DaviesWSouth Wales Borderers
DaviesSRoyal Army Service Corps
DaviesW HRoyal Navy
DaviesF WMerchant Navy
DayC PRoyal Army Service Corps
DeanE MMerchant Navy
DentonDRoyal Air Force
DevonJ PRoyal Air Force
DixonJ JRoyal Air Force
DobsonWThe Loyal Regiment
DolanPIrish Guards
DowlerRALincolnshire Regiment
DowlerRLancashire Fusiliers
DownsJ KRoyal Air Force
DrakeJ H TRoyal Air Force
DruryA.W.HRoyal Army Service Corps
DuganJRoyal Air Force
DunnSCorp of Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers
DuxburyRRoyal Air Force
DuxburyRThe Queen's Own Cameron Highlanders
DysonWRoyal Navy
EastwoodDRoyal Air Force
Eaude,L Royal Air Force
EcclesC LMerchant Navy
EcclestonWRoyal Navy
EdgleyLGrenadier Guards
EllisT JRoyal Navy
EntwistleCRoyal Air Force
EtchellsALancashire Fusiliers
EvansARoyal Army Ordnance Corp
EvansJ.R.BFleet Air Arm
EvansC ERoyal Navy
FairhurstW Royal Air Force
FairhurstGRoyal Army Service Corps
FarrimondAEast Lancashire Regiment
FellJ ASouth Lancashire Regiment
FentonJ RRoyal Navy
FiedorczykEPolish Air Force
Fielding, CC Merchant Navy
FogartyJ GRoyal Air Force
ForshawB Royal Air Force
ForshawELancashire Fusiliers
FosterK LRoyal Air Force
FosterRRoyal Engineers
FosterPArmy Air Corps
FranksLMerchant Navy
FreemantleOKing's Regiment (Liverpool)
FryK G WMerchant Navy
FylesW ERoyal Navy
GaskellW SRoyal Army Service Corps
GilmanJ LRoyal Air Force
GortonRRoyal Air Force
GouldbourneG ARoyal Army Service Corps
GreenD WRoyal Air Force
Greenh JArmy Catering Corp
GregsonRHertfordshire Regiment
GrovesE HRoyal Navy
GrundyJ DRoyal Air Force
GuestIrish Guards
GulliverB BRoyal Navy
GwynnJ VRoyal Air Force
HalesJ HRoyal Air Force
HallJ WRoyal Air Force
HallJRoyal Army Ordnance Corp
HalliwellJ HFleet Air Arm
HalsallDonald AddiePilot Officer (Observer)62669254 Squadron, Royal Voluntary Reserve27/12/194121Trondheim (Stavne) Cemetery, NorwayDonald was the son of Robert and Marie Macnee Addie Halsall, of Southport, Lancashire.
HalsallWRoyal Air Force
HalsallR JMerchant Navy
HampsonEMerchant Navy
HargreavesDRoyal Air Force
HargreavesT CCheshire Regiment
HargreavesJRoyal Navy
HarrisonL FRoyal Engineers
HarrisonFRoyal Navy
HartHRoyal Corp of Signals
HartleyS W MRoyal Artillery
HartleyF BMerchant Navy
HarveyP NRoyal Army Service Corps
HathawayM FRoyal Air Force
HaworthHRoyal Air Force
HeapJoseph OgdenPilot Officer (Pilot)46921Royal Air Force 218 Squadron, 1942-05-05 00:00:0021Durnbach War Cemetery, Bayern, GermanyJoseph was the son of Thomas Heap and Alice Heap, M.B.E., of Burnley, Lancashire.
HeatonJ RRoyal Air Force
HenryTRoyal Horse Artillery
HenryD MMerchant Navy
Heyes JRoyal Air Force
HicksonA GTank Regiment
HighJ.A.BFleet Air Arm
HighamCCorp of Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers
Highnam GRoyal Air Force
Hill C. ERoyal Air Force
Hill FRoyal Air Force
HindmarshR HMerchant Navy
HodgeDRoyal Air Force
HodgeG E DArmoured Corps
HodgeHGrenadier Guards
HollingsFRoyal Navy
HollinsF HMerchant Navy
HollinsJMerchant Navy
HolmeS FCorp of Military Police
HolmesSGordon Highlanders
HoltPRoyal Air Force
HoltT MRoyal Air Force
HoltGRoyal Navy
HootonGRoyal Army Service Corps
HopeR TRoyal Welsh Fusiliers
HorseyRichard JamesCabin BoyMerchant Navy, S.S. 'Kayeson' (London)1940-02-10 00:00:0018Tower Hill Memorial, LondonRichard was the son of Richard T. Horsey, and of Violet Mary Horsey, of Southport, Lancashire.
HoughERoyal Air Force
HoughtonF ARoyal Marines
HoughtonLRoyal Navy
HouldsworthRRoyal Artillery
HowardJ RRoyal Artillery
HowardTRoyal Engineers
HowardJ ARoyal Army Service Corps
HowardHRoyal Navy
HowardJ SRoyal Navy
HowardRRoyal Navy
HowardSRoyal Navy
HowarthJKing's Regiment (Liverpool)
HowarthW EMerchant Navy
HowellJ CRoyal Air Force
HughesJ SFleet Air Arm
HughesG EMerchant Navy
HullH GLancashire Fusiliers
HulmJRoyal Navy
HumeJ JRoyal Army Ordnance Corp

Southport’s Fallen I-P

SurnameFirst nameRankService NoRegiment, Squadron, Ship EtcLast known addressDiedAge at DeathBurial placeBiography 
IrwinArthur LeslieGunner1123139118 Field Regiment, Royal Artillery1944-12-09 00:00:0023Singapore Memorial, SingaporeArthur was the son of Samuel Irwin, M.C., and of Mabel Irwin, of Ainsdale, Southport, Lancashire.
JacksonRPioneer Corp
JacksonE VRoyal Navy
JacksonLawrence MilnerAble SeamanD/JX 554628Royal Navy, H.M.S. Glenearn1945-09-04 00:00:0020Plymouth Naval Memorial, DevonLawrence was the son of John Milner Jackson and Frances Jackson, of Ainsdale, Lancashire
JamesNRoyal Army Service Corps
JamesonG Royal Air Force
JanesD.W.GFleet Air Arm
JenkinsonLRoyal Air Force
JenkinsonAATS
JenningsF SRoyal Navy
JohnsonFRoyal Navy
JohnsonWRoyal Navy
JonesR FRoyal Air Force
JonesJRoyal Engineers
JonesC Armoured Corps
JonesC.E.ARoyal Navy
KarstaedtA ORoyal Army Service Corps
KayeEMerchant Navy
KearsleyHRoyal Air Force
KeeleR RRoyal Air Force
KeeleyJ HThe Queen's Own Cameron Highlanders
KellyG.V.ARoyal Navy
KellyWRoyal Navy
KellyC JMerchant Navy
KendallJMerchant Navy
KenyonN ARoyal Air Force
KerrT DRoyal Air Force
Killick J. HRoyal Air Force
KingJosephPrivate1422775244th Company, Pioneer Corp24/03/194533Reichswald Forest War Cemetery, Nordrhein-Westfalen, GermanyJoseph was the son of Joseph and Mary King, of Southport, Lancashire; husband of Elizabeth King, of Southport.
KiplingHarryGunner1750494239 Battery, Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regiment, Royal Artillery1943-12-09 00:00:0036Singapore Memorial, SingaporeHarry was the son of Walter and Elizabeth Ann Kipling; husband of Mary Vidal Kipling, of Ainsdale, Southport, Lancashire.
KnowlesRoyal Air Force
KowalskiZPolish Air Force
KrawczynskiEPolish Air Force
LancasterPReconnaissance Corps
LangtonFRoyal Air Force
LapesJ JRoyal Air Force
LaurenceMRoyal Navy
LaverickPFleet Air Arm
LawA ERoyal Air Force
LawA ERoyal Artillery
LewisATRoyal Engineers
LewisR.E.SRoyal Army Service Corps
LeylandSMerchant Navy
LindoffB JGrenadier Guards
LiptrotFRoyal Navy
LishmanW ESouth Lancashire Regiment
LittlefordKRoyal Army Service Corps
LittlefordKRoyal Navy
LittlerC ERoyal Air Force
LloydHRoyal Army Service Corps
LloydE V FMerchant Navy
LomaxP BMerchant Navy
Longden, L LMerchant Navy
LordRRoyal Air Force
LoweRTank Regiment
LuptonWARoyal Engineers
MacadamL ERoyal Air Force
MacDonaldJ W MRoyal Air Force
MaidenG GRoyal Air Force
MajorH ERoyal Navy
MalcolmA DRoyal Navy
MalkinC ERoyal Navy
MansbridgeJ SMerchant Navy
MarksR WArmy Catering Corp
MarriottEArmoured Corps
MarshallRRoyal Air Force
MarshallJ DFleet Air Arm
MarshallJ ERoyal Navy
MartinW FRoyal Air Force
MasonK RRoyal Air Force
MattenA.E.JRoyal Navy
MawdesleyG ERoyal Engineers
MawdsleyJthe Worcestershire Regiment
McCabeGRoyal Artillery
McCabeRRoyal Artillery
McCainGRoyal Engineers
McCaneGRoyal Marines
McCloudD FRoyal Navy
McCluskeyM Royal Air Force
McCluskeyHKing's Regiment (Liverpool)
McCondachI GReconnaissance Corps
McConnellSRoyal Air Force
McCumskeyJWest Yorkshire Regiment
McDougallJ ETank Regiment
McEvoyW Merchant Navy
McLaughlanR ADurham Light Infantry
MeadH BMerchant Navy
MedringtonH N TRoyal Air Force
MeggittTom RoyFlight Lieutenant45359Royal Air Force Volunteer reserve24/09/194327Anfield Crematorium Liverpool
Mellish SmithJRoyal Horse Guards ( the Blues)
MellodyE RRoyal Air Force
MellorJ CRoyal Navy
MercerA Royal Air Force
MillerD SRoyal Scots
MillerW ARoyal Navy
MillingtonP Royal Air Force
MillwardRSouth Staffordshire Regiment
MilthorpP.R.FRoyal Navy
MonkD ARoyal Air Force
MoorcroftTThe Loyal Regiment
MooreJRoyal Engineers
Morrisont HFleet Air Arm
MortonA ERoyal Air Force
MossRRoyal Air Force
MouldR AMerchant Navy
MoundslowDRoyal Air Force
MulraneyJ JRoyal Engineers
NawrockiTPolish Air Force
NelsonFRoyal Artillery
NelsonIRoyal Navy
NewellT ESeaforth Highlanders
NightingaleJRoyal Air Force
NolanERoyal Army Service Corps
NorrisRichardTrooper14373008East Riding Yeomanry, Royal Armoured Corps1944-09-06 00:00:0034Bayeux Memorial, Calvados, FranceRichard was the son of Nicholas and Sarah Norris; husband of M. Norris, of Birkdale, Southport, Lancashire.
NorrisH ARoyal Navy
NutterA LRoyal Air Force
NutterSRoyal Air Force
O’NeillFRoyal Air Force
OppenR ARoyal Navy
OsborneL ECorp of Military Police
OswaldKRoyal Air Force
ParkinsonT ARoyal Air Force
ParsonsJ ARoyal Navy
PartingtonW SMerchant Navy
PassJ HRoyal Air Force
PassantA JHome Guard
PedderTCorp of Military Police
PeelC GDurham Light Infantry
PennellF MRoyal Air Force
PenningtonG ERoyal Artillery
PenningtonJ GRoyal Navy
PenningtonV TRoyal Navy
PhillipsA CRoyal Artillery
PickhallLTank Regiment
PookE Royal Air Force
PorterMLancashire Fusiliers
PorterAGordon Highlanders
PossD MRoyal Air Force
PowellF GMerchant Navy
PriestmanGArmoured Corps
PritchardCArmoured Corps
PyeK LRoyal Fusiliers

Southport’s Fallen I-P

SurnameFirst nameRankService NoRegiment, Squadron, Ship EtcLast known addressDiedAge at DeathBurial placeBiography 
RainfordNWest Yorkshire Regiment
RandallA BRoyal Air Force
ReardonJ MRoyal Air Force
ReesERoyal Navy
ReynoldsWRoyal Navy
RhodesHarryPilot Officer14038Royal Air Force Volunteer reserve17/05/194323Birkdale Cemetery, LancashireHarry was the son of Frank and Elsie Rhodes, of Ainsdale, Southport
RiceRIrish Guards
RichardsD SRoyal Air Force
RiddlesworthA FRoyal Air Force
RidingTCorp of Military Police
RidlerC TRoyal Navy
RigbyK CRoyal Air Force
RigbyJRoyal Artillery
RigbyJ HRoyal Artillery
RimmerD FRoyal Air Force
RimmerJRoyal Air Force
RimmerJ W HRoyal Air Force
RimmerMRoyal Artillery
RimmerRRoyal Engineers
RimmerF WArmoured Corps
RimmerHArmoured Corps
RimmerJGreen Howards
RimmerJ W Lancashire Fusiliers
RimmerJCheshire Regiment
RimmerJBorder Regiment
RimmerRThe Loyal Regiment
RimmerC WDurham Light Infantry
RimmerFrankSergeantT/84563538 Petrol Company, Royal Army Service Corps1939-08-11 00:00:0029St Cuthbert's Churchyard, Southport, LancashireFrank was the son of James and Kathleen Rimmer, of Southport; husband of Florence Edith Rimmer, of Ainsdale, Southport.
RimmerARoyal Navy
RimmerPRoyal Navy
RobertsJ ERoyal Air Force
RobertsL WRoyal Air Force
RobertsW Royal Air Force
RobertsRRoyal Army Service Corps
RobertsJ WRoyal Navy
RobertsG SMerchant Navy
RobinsonGRoyal Air Force
RobinsonW ARoyal Horse Artillery
RobinsonR Merchant Navy
RockcliffeARoyal Air Force
RodgersJ ARoyal Air Force
RodwellPGordon Highlanders
RoeI.H.MRoyal Navy
RonaldsonJ TRoyal Navy
RookeWLancashire Fusiliers
RookeW DRoyal Navy
RooneyJ RPioneer Corp
RossiterS OManchester Regiment
RothwellW CArmy Dental Corps
RuscoeT LRoyal Navy
RussellGRoyal Air Force
RussellJRoyal Air Force
RussellG ETank Regiment
RussellJRoyal Corp of Signals
RutherfordWArmoured Corps
RyanC LRoyal Air Force
RymerJRoyal Engineers
SandyJ ARoyal Air Force
Sandys-ClarkeW AThe Loyal Regiment
SaundersR CRoyal Air Force
SawiakB JPolish Air Force
SawyerWLancashire Fusiliers
ScarisbrickThomas CharlesPrivate38660381st Battalion, The Loyal Regiment (North Lancashire)23/04/194320Massicault War Cemetery, Tunisia
ScottD MFleet Air Arm
ScottA WRoyal Navy
ScrimshireRRoyal Army Service Corps
SealeW HRoyal Navy
Seddon, TTRoyal Air Force
SeedHRoyal Navy
SellW LRoyal Army Service Corps
SellarB WLancashire Fusiliers
ShaftsbyD SRoyal Air Force
ShakeshaftFRoyal Army Service Corps
SharpIRoyal Artillery
SharrockKennethAble SeamanP/SSx17187Royal Navy, H.M.S. Nubian26/05/194127Portsmouth Naval Memorial, HampshireKenneth was the son of Thomas Edwin and Mary Sharrock, of Ainsdale, Lancashire. He was killed during the Battle of Crete, when Nubian had her stern blown off, with the loss of 7 crew.
ShawV TRoyal Air Force
ShepherdR CRoyal Air Force
ShirmA JRoyal Air Force
ShuttleworthH DRoyal Artillery
SimmonsGeorge ChurchillSecond Engineer OfficerMerchant Navy, S.S. 'Empire Trader'1940-05-06 00:00:0055Tower Hill Memorial, LondonGeorge was the sn of James and Mary Simmons; husband of Lily Simmons, of Ainsdale, Southport, Lancashire.

SimpsonJ HRoyal Air Force
SimpsonW ERoyal Artillery
SinclairN ARoyal Army Service Corps
SingletonJRoyal Air Force
SkidmoreJRoyal Corp of Signals
SlaterJ MRoyal Air Force
SmalleyM HLancashire Fusiliers
SmithK PRoyal Air Force
SmithW ERoyal Air Force
SmithTRoyal Engineers
SmithM Coldstream Guards
SmithJColdstream Guards
SmithWRoyal Army Service Corps
SnapeLRoyal Navy
SouthernFRoyal Horse Artillery
SpencerNRoyal Navy
SpencerRRoyal Navy
SperlingRRoyal Air Force
StampE AMerchant Navy
StanleyNATS
StansfieldBRoyal Air Force
StantWRoyal Army Service Corps
StathamH WRoyal Army Service Corps
SteelDRoyal Army Service Corps
SteelW TRoyal Army Service Corps
SteeleH DRoyal Air Force
SteeplesGRoyal Marines
StewartC HHome Guard
StoneDavid CampbellSergeant (Navigator)1451978100 Squadron Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve25/05/194321Jonkerbos War Cemetery, Gelderland, NetherlandsDavid was the son of Francis Campbell Stone and Elizabeth Annie Stone, of Ainsdale, Lancashire.
StoryWRoyal Air Force
StreetL C JRoyal Air Force
SumnerE Royal Air Force
SumnerGEast Lancashire Regiment
SumnerG EFleet Air Arm
SuttonKRoyal Air Force
SuttonK E TRoyal Air Force
SweetHRoyal Air Force
SwensonWRoyal Air Force
SwensonV KRoyal Army Service Corps
SykesWRoyal Air Force
TaskerWKing's Regiment (Liverpool)
TaskerTSeaforth Highlanders
TattersallCCorp of Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers
TaylorHRoyal Air Force
TaylorRArmoured Corps
TaylorSRoyal Corp of Signals
TaylorG PRoyal Army Service Corps
ThompsonLeslie NormanLeading Aircraftman1695780Base Signals Repair Unit, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve1944-07-11 00:00:0037Blankenberge Town Cemetery, West-Vlaanderen, BelgiumLeslie was the son of Isaac and Ethel Maud Thompson; husband of Elsie Hazel Grace Thompson, of Ainsdale, Lancashire.
ThompsonA RRoyal Navy
ThrellfallJ ERoyal Artillery
TilsonL F RMerchant Navy
TingleG Grenadier Guards
TinsleyJKing's Own Royal Regiment
TinsleyWRoyal Army Service Corps
TomlinsonNRoyal Army Ordnance Corp
TookeyKRoyal Air Force
TorrP WThe Loyal Regiment
ToughA MRoyal Air Force
TownNRoyal Artillery
TownRRoyal Navy
TurnerH ARoyal Air Force
TurnerWSouth Lancashire Regiment
TurnockG ERoyal Artillery
TurtonERoyal Air Force
TwistT SRoyal Artillery
TwistT WMerchant Navy
TyrerG ARoyal Navy
UnderwoodBSouth Lancashire Regiment
UnsworthJRoyal Air Force
VarleySCorp of Military Police
VernonH W JRoyal Air Force
VickersARoyal Navy
WainwrightTRoyal Air Force
WalkerE Royal Engineers
WallL NRoyal Artillery
WalmsleyF Grenadier Guards
WalmsleyC MOxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry
WardM CTank Regiment
WareingTRoyal Air Force
WatkinsonPRoyal Engineers
WatkinsonsRoyal Army Service Corps
WatkinsonW RRoyal Army Service Corps
WealeJ H Merchant Navy
WebsterJ FRoyal Air Force
WebsterJ HRoyal Air Force
WesolowskiM JPolish Air Force
WhalleyG ARoyal Air Force
WhalleyD RCorp of Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers
WheeldonP LRoyal Air Force
WhiteDonald Jeffrey BirchallWarrant Officer (Pilot)1016777Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve1944-08-06 00:00:0022Catania War Cemetery, Sicily, ItalyDonald was the son of George and Elizabeth Mary White, of Ainsdale, Lancashire.
WhiteJ HSouth Lancashire Regiment
WhiteheadHRoyal Navy
WhitemoreARoyal Air Force
WhitesideFRoyal Air Force
WhittinghamHRoyal Army Service Corps
WidzislewskiM ARoyal Air Force
WilkinsonMauriceLieutenant296236298 Battery, 68 Anti-Tank Regiment, Royal Artillery30/07/194431Fontenay-Le-Pesnel War Cemetery, Tessel, Calvados, FranceMaurice was the son of Philip and Eva Wilkinson, of Ainsdale, Southport, Lancashire.
WilliamsD SRoyal Air Force
WilliamsJ CMerchant Navy
WilliamsJ EMerchant Navy
WilliamsSMerchant Navy
WillingtonC ARoyal Artillery
WilsonDWomen's Auxiliary Air Force
WilsonR E Royal Artillery
WinfieldRSouth Staffordshire Regiment
WinterbottomR M Merchant Navy
WoodJIrish Guards
WorthingtonJ RRoyal Air Force
WosnamR GRoyal Air Force
WrightC GRoyal Air Force
WrightJRoyal Air Force
WrightJ RRoyal Army Service Corps
WrightH Royal Navy
WrightJ J Royal Navy
WynneR E Lancashire Fusiliers
YarwoodRManchester Regiment
YatesG NRoyal Air Force
YoungmanL RRoyal Air Force
ZachariasJohn PaulMajor1309852nd Royal Tank Regiment, Royal ArtilleryHawkstone, Downhills Road, Blundellsands1944-07-09 00:00:0030Coriano Ridge War Cemetery, ItalyJohn was the son of Frederick Albert Paul and Gladys Zacharias; husband of Audrey Amsdale Zacharias, of Ainsdale. He was killed in action in Italy. Prior to the war he was an international golfer and played Rugby for Lancashire and Waterloo.