1 W.A.G.S People

Over 6,000 personnel were trained as Wireless Operators/Air Gunners and Navigators at 1 W.A.G.S Ballarat during WW2. Approximately 20% of the trainees were killed in Action or on Active Service. Each trainee has a Profile Page with the following information - Killed or Discharged, Service History and where known a 1 W.A.G.S. Course number. Many profile pages include photos and notes regarding Operations, Squadrons,Theatres of War and P.O.W Status.

138 confirmed trainees became P.O.W with 30 listed as dying in captivity.

Below are photos of 1 W.A.G.S. trainees who later served in the RAAF and were KILLED during WW2.

GREEN Garnham FrederickJONES Edward KennionJONES Trevor William RobertSCHELDT Vernon JohnLANDSBERG James William

The following Names in alphabetical order are of those airmen who were both Discharged and Killed.

Name
Service No.
Status
Rank
Operations
CADBY, Charles Ralph
128000
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
CADDEY, Ernest Frederick
445522
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
CADDY, Athol William
441345
Discharged
Flying Officer
CADDY, Daniel Charles
437728
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
CAESAR, John Frederick
415759
Discharged
Flying Officer
CAFFREY, James
431434
Discharged
Warrant Officer
CAHILL, Kevin
120800
Discharged
Flight Sergeant
CAHILL, Michael French
427061
Discharged
Flight Lieutenant
CAHILL, Victor Wakley
431268
Discharged
Warrant Officer
CAIN, Alexander John
406138
Killed
Flying Officer
Air operations Western Desert Middle East
CAIN, Donald Harold
437492
Discharged
Flight Lieutenant
CAINES, Neville Stanley
36532
Discharged
Flight Lieutenant
CAIRNCROSS, Robert
433637
Discharged
Flight Sergeant
CALDER, Lewis Walter
427416
Killed (POW)
Flight Sergeant
Air ops. Yugoslavia
CALDER, Robert Harvey Donald
407358
Killed
Sergeant
Flying battle, Germany
CALDWELL, James Humphrey
407637
Killed
Sergeant
Air ops. UK
CALLANDER, James Andrew
431698
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
CALLANDER, Frank Colson
409290
Discharged
Flight Lieutenant
CALLINAN, Anthony
430590
Discharged
Warrant Officer
CALLINAN, John Thomas
449267
Discharged
Flying Officer
CALTHORPE, John Rupert
401026
Discharged
Flying Officer
CALVERT, Reginald William Dale
402029
Discharged
Flying Officer
CAMERON, John Daniel
450183
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
CAMERON, Keith Edward
417277
Discharged
Flying Officer
CAMERON, Kevin Francis
440544
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
CAMERON, Lindsay Douglas
408006
Discharged
Flying Officer
CAMERON, Mawson Bruce
416741
Discharged
Flight Lieutenant
CAMERON, Phillip Greig
400112
Killed
Flight Lieutenant
Air ops. Over Italy
CAMERON, Robert Graeme
431269
Discharged
Temporary Warrant Officer
CAMERON, Walter Duncan
441841
Discharged
Aircraftman
CAMERON, Ewen Reuben
431024
Discharged
Warrant Officer
CAMP, Edward Charles
431390
Discharged
Flight Sergeant
CAMPBELL, Alan Frazer
445832
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
CAMPBELL, Arnold
415924
Discharged
Flying Officer
CAMPBELL, Colin Blair
406431
Killed
Warrant Officer
Air ops. From the UK
CAMPBELL, Donald Gordon
418718
Killed
Pilot Officer
Flying accident New Guinea
CAMPBELL, Edgar Edwin MacKenzie
406139
Killed
Flight Sergeant
Flying battle Burma
CAMPBELL, Edmund Ian
440474
Discharged
Flight Sergeant
CAMPBELL, James John
417335
Killed
Flight Sergeant
Flying battle Germany target Stuttgart Germany
CAMPBELL, James Peter
439291
Discharged
Warrant Officer
CAMPBELL, John Duncan
437841
Discharged
Warrant Officer
CAMPBELL, John Samuel McClelland
415227
Killed
Warrant Officer
Accidental, Adelaide River
CAMPBELL, Robert
415069
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
CAMPBELL, Robert Archibald
449869
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
CAMPBELL, Staffa Kinloch
403023
Killed
Sergeant
Flying battle, Bay of Bengal
CAMPBELL, Colin Edward
406688
Discharged
Flying Officer
CANAVAN, John Peter
401611
Discharged
Flight Lieutenant
CANDY, Peter Rossmore
441346
Discharged
Warrant Officer
CANET, David
401298
Killed
Sergeant
Air ops. From the U.K
CANN, Herbert Henry
429921
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
CANNING, Frank Hill
408045
Killed
Sergeant
Flying battle N.W. Europe
CANNY, Guy Hassell
415397
Discharged
Warrant Officer
CANT, Gordon Rayner
433178
Discharged
Flying Officer
CANT, Trevor Milton
46670
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
CANTOR, Colin Vivian
411861
Killed
Pilot Officer
Accidental Darwin
CAPORN, William Henry
441958
Discharged
Flying Officer
CARDEN, Frederick George
406897
Discharged
Flight Lieutenant
CARDNO, William Guyan
404012
Killed
Sergeant
Died as a result of self-inflicted injuries
CAREY, Edward Malony
409380
Discharged
Flight Lieutenant
CAREY, Reginald
6257
Discharged
Flying Officer
CAREY, Stanley Edward
410947
Killed
Pilot Officer
Flying accident off N.S.W Coast Australia
CARLON, Leonard Patrick
439083
Discharged
Flight Sergeant
CARLSSON, Kenneth Charles
400113
Killed
Pilot Officer
Flying battle Middle East
CARLYON, Reginald Avin
400252
Discharged
Flying Officer
CARMAN, Allan Mark
44254
Discharged
Flying Officer
CARMEN, Raymond Alan
417943
Discharged
Warrant Officer
CARMICHAEL, Ivan Francis
435333
Discharged
Flying Officer
CARMODY, Thomas William
436066
Discharged
Flight Lieutenant
CARMODY, Vincent Patrick
445309
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
CARNIE, Ian David
401492
Killed
Warrant Officer
Flying battle Middle East
CARNIE, Wilfred Leslie
407490
Killed
Sergeant
Aircraft accident Middle East
CARR, Gerald Godfrey
415857
Discharged
Warrant Officer
CARR, Maurice Frederick
437842
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
CARR, Richard John
431609
Discharged
Flight Sergeant
CARRAN, Frederick Sydney
415508
Killed
Flight Sergeant
Flying battle Germany
CARRAN, Wilfred Arthur
427785
Discharged
Flying Officer
CARRICK, Owen Edward
428183
Discharged
Warrant Officer
CARRICK, Peter Douglas
431553
Discharged
Warrant Officer
CARRIER, David Victor
441347
Discharged
Warrant Officer
CARROLL, Harry Noel
418805
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
CARROLL, Leo John
37658
Discharged
Warrant Officer
CARROLL, William Thomas
407098
Discharged
Flight Lieutenant
CARRON, Harold Roy
450035
Discharged
Sergeant
CARRUTHERS, Charles Edward
429214
Discharged
Warrant Officer
CARRUTHERS, Mervyn Angus
436182
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
CARTER, Alexander Nathan
429627
Discharged
Flight Lieutenant
CARTER, Donald James
442539
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
CARTER, Geoffrey Brennan
400341
Discharged
Flight Lieutenant
CARTER, Henry Lewis
406140
Discharged
Flying Officer
CARTER, Ivon Perry
431436
Discharged
Warrant Officer
CARTER, Kenneth Raymond Champion
401027
Killed
Sergeant
Flying battle Malaya
CARTER, Raymond Clarence Whitbourne
408966
Discharged
Flying Officer
CARTER, Robert Maxwell
415116
Killed
Flight Sergeant
Air craft accident 15 miles from Braidwood [Mulloon] N.S.W Australia
CARTER, Stanley William
402199
Discharged
Corporal
CARTER, Thomas Charles St John
440273
Discharged
Flight Lieutenant
CARTER, Walter Robert
441777
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
CARTWRIGHT, Herbert Norman
431004
Discharged
Flying Officer
CARTWRIGHT, Lindsay Alfred
419029
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
CARTWRIGHT, Walter Ernest
455035
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
CARVER, Jack
427114
Discharged
Flying Officer
CARVILLE, Ronald Francis
406516
Discharged
Sergeant
CARY, Alan
437808
Discharged
Warrant Officer
CASEY, Grafton John
402284
Discharged
Sergeant
CASEY, Leo Matthew
431699
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
CASEY, Leslie Edward
81710
Discharged
Flight Sergeant
CASEY, Leslie Thomas
419455
Discharged
Flying Officer
CASEY, Thomas William
437830
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
CASEY, Gerard Grey
418251
Discharged
Flying Officer
CASS, William Ian
406432
Killed
Sergeant
Flying battle New Guinea area
CASSIDY, Gregory James
440396
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
CASSOFF, John Victor
444850
Discharged
Flight Sergeant
CASTLE, Alan Norman
438980
Discharged
Warrant Officer
CASTLES, Ronald Norman
408793
Discharged
Flight Lieutenant
CATCHLOVE, George
402285
Discharged
Flight Lieutenant
CATCHPOLE, Gordon Henry
441637
Discharged
Flight Sergeant
CATHRO, Gordon Frank
417991
Discharged
Warrant Officer
CATT, Leonard
443392
Discharged
Flight Sergeant
CATTANACH, Harold William
428514
Discharged
Aircraftman
CATTO, John Duncan
442090
Discharged
Flying Officer
CAUDLE, William Alfred
416376
Discharged
Warrant Officer
CAUST, Victor Arnold
442330
Discharged
Warrant Officer
CAVANAGH, Clyde Alfred
32441
Discharged
Flight Sergeant
CAVANAGH, Maurice Andrew
427977
Discharged
Flying Officer
CAVANAGH, William Gordon
401612
Discharged
Flight Lieutenant
CAVENAGH, Peter Grey
410451
Discharged
Flight Lieutenant
CAVENDER, Terence Michael
417156
Discharged
Flying Officer
CAVILL, Allan
409985
Discharged
Flight Lieutenant
CAVILL, Eric Burton
450058
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
CAWSE, Frank Westcott
42178
Discharged
Flight Sergeant
CAYZER, Arthur Seaton
440358
Discharged
Flight Sergeant
CEMM, Arthur Frederick
450095
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
CENTER, Edmund George Alexander
408670
Discharged
Flying Officer
CHADWICK, Frederick
415302
Discharged
Flight Lieutenant
CHADWICK-BATES, Arthur George Jackson
412480
Killed
Pilot Officer
Flying battle Germany
CHAFFER, Clifford George
444906
Discharged
Sergeant
CHALK, Charles Lancelot
416931
Discharged
Flying Officer
CHALK, Eric Seymour
405953
Discharged
Flight Lieutenant
CHALMERS, Ian Douglas
417336
Discharged
Warrant Officer
CHAMBERLAIN, Charles Murie
431270
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
CHAMBERLAIN, Harry Kearsley
436313
Discharged
Warrant Officer
CHAMBERLAIN, Norman John
407761
Discharged
Flight Lieutenant
CHAMBERLAIN, Norman William
444099
Discharged
Sergeant
CHAMBERLAIN, Reginald John
70060
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
CHAMBERS, Glenn Francis James
416177
Discharged
Corporal
CHAMBERS, John Ellis
439453
Discharged
Warrant Officer
CHAMBERS, Robert John
429923
Discharged
Flying Officer
CHANCELLOR, John Edward
449349
Discharged
Warrant Officer
CHANCELLOR, Russell Edwin
433370
Discharged
Flying Officer
CHANDLER, Kenneth Edwin
438498
Discharged
Corporal
CHANNON, Francis Edward
402030
Killed
Flight Lieutenant
Flying battle Middle East
CHAPLAIN, Bruce William
438413
Discharged
Flight Sergeant
CHAPMAN, Colin Lee
441311
Discharged
Flying Officer
CHAPMAN, Frederick Nicholson
410950
Discharged
Flying Officer
CHAPMAN, John Meldrum
29529
Discharged
Flying Officer
CHAPMAN, Richard Chapman
403905
Discharged
Flying Officer
CHAPMAN, Vivian Robert
417802
Discharged
Flying Officer
CHAPMAN, Wilbur Henry
417157
Killed
Flight Sergeant
Air ops. Over Germany target Madgeburg.
CHAPPLE, Neville James
440900
Discharged
Flight Sergeant
CHARKER, Robert Vincent
439745
Discharged
Flying Officer
CHARLES, Vivian Russell
437394
Discharged
Warrant Officer
CHARLTON, Allan
439706
Discharged
Flight Sergeant
CHARLTON, Raymond Clyde
411862
Killed
Sergeant
Accidental Brewster near Beaufort Victoria
CHARMAN, Edward George
427184
Killed
Flight Sergeant
Air ops. From UK over Germany
CHARTERS, Alan Nelson
432304
Discharged
Flight Lieutenant
CHEEK, Arnold John
416652
Discharged
Warrant Officer
CHEEK, Kenneth Spencer
416411
Discharged
Warrant Officer
CHEESE, William Desmond
408046
Killed (POW)
Sergeant
Air ops. Target Essen
CHEESEMAN, Lyle Henry John
431610
Discharged
Warrant Officer
CHENEY, Dudley Charles
445696
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
CHENNELL, Warren Douglas
442520
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
CHENOWETH, Colin Maxwell
407198
Killed (POW)
Flight Sergeant
Air ops. Middle East Egypt POW by the Italians.
CHERRY, Robert George
431164
Discharged
Warrant Officer
CHERRY, Rodney James
419955
Discharged
Flying Officer
CHESTER, John Frederick
401028
Discharged
Squadron Leader
CHESTER, Kenneth Ivan
440901
Discharged
Sergeant
CHESTER, Robert James
1702
Discharged
Warrant Officer
CHEYNE, George James
429846
Killed
Flight Sergeant
Flying battle UK Branston Lincolnshire UK
CHIDLOW, Frederick Erick
406689
Killed
Pilot Officer
Flying accident, Rottnest Island Western Australia
CHIFFINGS, Cyril John
415214
Discharged
Flying Officer
CHILCOTT, Kenneth Edward
438149
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
CHIN QUAN, William
430608
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
CHINNERY, Roy Victor
406611
Killed
Flight Sergeant
Flying battle U.K
CHINNERY, Lavington Edmond John Frederick
429924
Killed
Flying Officer
Air ops. From UK target over Belgium
CHISHOLM, Keith Ernest
436899
Discharged
Warrant Officer
CHISHOLM, Colin Laidler
431737
Killed
Flying Officer
Flying accident Lae
CHISHOLM, Robert William Tylden
408563
Killed
Sergeant
Aircraft accident Amberley, QLD.
CHITTOCK, Wesley Victor
408564
Killed
Flight Sergeant
Air ops.from the U.K,flying battle N.W Europe
CHIVERS, Lionel Charles
408565
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
CHOICE, Clarence David
440749
Discharged
Flight Sergeant
CHRISTENSEN, Carleton Bruin
441966
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
CHRISTENSEN, Roy Devan
408967
Discharged
Flight Lieutenant
CHRISTENSEN, Valdemar William
436144
Discharged
Flying Officer
CHRISTIAN, Leslie Howard
438324
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
CHRISTIE, Colin Charles
440595
Discharged
Sergeant
CHRISTOPHER, George
445069
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
CHRISTOPHER, Glen
416827
Discharged
Warrant Officer
CHURCH, Clement Ronald
410452
Discharged
Warrant Officer
CHURCH, Maxwell Gordon
417803
Discharged
Warrant Officer
CHURCH, David Keith
51006
Discharged
Corporal
CHURCHILL, Walter Joseph
449518
Discharged
Aircraftman

Acknowledgements

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