Second World War

Page link: 1943 Bomber Command Loss.  620 Squadron.
1943 Bomber Command Loss. 620 Squadron.
Kenneth Ernest Moulding. Benfleet Casualty.
Page link: 1945 Bomber Command Loss.  35 Squadron.
1945 Bomber Command Loss. 35 Squadron.
Douglas Farrant Hadland. Benfleet Casualty.
Page link: Battle of Britain.
Battle of Britain.
Pilot Officer Waclaw Lapowski.
Page link: Count Manfred Beckett Czernin.
Count Manfred Beckett Czernin.
312 Searchlight Battery. R.E. Camp. Benfleet.
Page link: Grave of James Tales.  Flight Sergeant.  No. 755804.
Grave of James Tales. Flight Sergeant. No. 755804.
A Brave Man. A Forgotten Grave.
Page link: H.M.H.S. St. David
H.M.H.S. St. David
Thomas Boston Anderson
Page link: H.M.S. Jervis Bay.
H.M.S. Jervis Bay.
Bob Glenville Read. Killed in Action.
Page link: H.M.S. Niger
H.M.S. Niger
Ernest William Dearson
Page link: H.M.S. Partridge.
H.M.S. Partridge.
Arthur James Alden. Killed in Action.
Page link: H.M.S. Roberts.
H.M.S. Roberts.
Raymond Spencer Gwinnell
Page link: H.M.S. Victorious.
H.M.S. Victorious.
Victor William Ernest Watkins. Leading Airman.
Page link: In Memory of Stanley William Layzell.  1944 Casualty.
In Memory of Stanley William Layzell. 1944 Casualty.
His last letter home, the death of a son and brother
Page link: Killed In Action 1941.  Not Commemorated Locally.
Killed In Action 1941. Not Commemorated Locally.
Born, Resided or with links to Benfleet.
Page link: Killed In Action 1942.  Not Commemorated Locally.
Killed In Action 1942. Not Commemorated Locally.
Born, Resided or with links to Benfleet.
Page link: Killed In Action 1943.  Not Commemorated Locally.
Killed In Action 1943. Not Commemorated Locally.
Born, Resided or with links to Benfleet.
Page link: Killed In Action 1945.  Not Commemorated Locally.
Killed In Action 1945. Not Commemorated Locally.
Born, Resided or with links to Benfleet.
Page link: Killed In Action 1946.  Not Commemorated Locally.
Killed In Action 1946. Not Commemorated Locally.
All Saints Churchyard. North Benfleet.
Page link: Killed In Action.  1940.  Not Commemorated Locally.
Killed In Action. 1940. Not Commemorated Locally.
Born, Resided or with links to Benfleet.
Page link: Lieutenant - Commander Charles H Wines DCM RN
Lieutenant - Commander Charles H Wines DCM RN
A Benfleet Pilot's War 1939 - 1945
Page link: Mr Joyce on HMS London 1942-46
Mr Joyce on HMS London 1942-46
To Alexandria and the Far East
Page link: Mr Joyce receives a Russian Ushakov medal
Mr Joyce receives a Russian Ushakov medal
For being part of the WW2 Arctic Convoys
Page link: Mr Joyce's memories of HMS London and PQ17
Mr Joyce's memories of HMS London and PQ17
He served in the Royal Navy on the arctic convoys during WW2.
Page link: S.S. Empire Heath.  (Sunderland).
S.S. Empire Heath. (Sunderland).
Edward Alan Coleman. First Radio Steward.
Page link: USS Louise Lykes.
USS Louise Lykes.
Sunk by U-Boat 384.
Page link: V2 Rocket strikes Benfleet.
V2 Rocket strikes Benfleet.
Hits Boyce Hill Golf Club.
Page link: Wellington Bomber BJ894, Royal Canadian Air Force
Wellington Bomber BJ894, Royal Canadian Air Force
Crashed near Benfleet on November 16, 1942
Page link: WW2.  Spitfire Crash.  Kimberley Road
WW2. Spitfire Crash. Kimberley Road
Anthony Desmond Joseph Lovell. Royal Air Force