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
D'EVELYNES, Oswald
415314
Discharged
Warrant Officer
DABSCHECK, Ronald Samuel
430690
Discharged
Corporal
DALE, Herbert Alfred
15449
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
DALE, John Ellis
431809
Discharged
Warrant Officer
DALEY, Bruce Harley
438383
Discharged
Warrant Officer
DALEY, James David Thomas
419929
Killed
Sergeant
Missing air ops. from UK. Flying battle Atlantic ocean.
DALEY, John Campbell
404014
Killed
Flight Lieutenant
Flying battle in the Middle East
DALL, Alan Lance
116863
Discharged
Aircraftman
DALL, Robert Howells
416178
Killed
Flying Officer
Flying battle Solomon Islands
DALLY, Thomas Ernest
419114
Discharged
Warrant Officer
DALRYMPLE, Arthur Hamilton
433979
Discharged
Flight Sergeant
DALTON, George Arthur Gordon
437920
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
DALTON, Rupert Desmond
440633
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
DALTON, Thomas Joseph
440598
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
DALTON, Robert Geoffrey
437639
Discharged
Flying Officer
DALY, James Michael
406000
Discharged
Sergeant
DALY, James Leo
428300
Discharged
Flying Officer
DALZIEL, Grant Ian
417813
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
DAMMAN, Ronald Gustave
400051
Discharged
Warrant Officer
DANDO, Bruce
408048
Discharged
Warrant Officer
DANIEL, Dean Folland
437336
Discharged
Warrant Officer
DANIELL, Alexander Frank
417342
Discharged
Aircraftman
DANIELL, Edward James
406775
Discharged
Flight Lieutenant
DANKS, Richard William
402084
Discharged
Warrant Officer
DANN, George Martin
427445
Killed
Flight Sergeant
Missing Air ops. from the UK, France
DARBY, Harry Trevor
427303
Discharged
Warrant Officer
DARBY, Stuart Albert
437931
Discharged
Warrant Officer
DARBY, Thomas Victor
427068
Discharged
Flying Officer
DARCEY, Thomas
427376
Discharged
Warrant Officer
DARCEY, William Jack
415724
Discharged
Warrant Officer
DARE, Lloyd George
435194
Discharged
Warrant Officer
DARLING, Colin Alfred
407495
Discharged
Flying Officer
DARMODY, Frederick Michael
401745
Discharged
Flight Lieutenant
DARNELL, Reginald Henley
406520
Discharged
Flight Lieutenant
DARWIN, Donald Arthur
429931
Discharged
Warrant Officer
DATE, John Matthew
427807
Killed
Flying Officer
Flying battle Germany
DAVENPORT, John Henry
439040
Discharged
Sergeant
DAVENPORT, John Ronald
437259
Discharged
Warrant Officer
DAVERN, Owen William John
5312
Killed
Flight Sergeant
Air Ops North West Pacific area- Borneo
DAVEY, Clifford Brooks
416148
Discharged
Flight Lieutenant
DAVEY, Edgar
416179
Discharged
Warrant Officer
DAVEY, Eric John
49029
Discharged
Warrant Officer
DAVEY, Fred Vivian
404141
Discharged
Sergeant
DAVEY, George Frank
406470
Killed
Flying Officer
Flying battle Middle East
DAVEY, Lyle George
436512
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
DAVEY, Reuben Kent
410148
Discharged
Warrant Officer
DAVEY, Robert Eric
437403
Killed
Flight Sergeant
Flying battle UK Lincoln UK
DAVEY, Walter James
406208
Killed
Sergeant
Missing Air ops. From Middle East
DAVID, Hedley Richard Philip
427808
Discharged
Flying Officer
DAVIDSON, Alexander Henry
436146
Discharged
Flight Lieutenant
DAVIDSON, Charles Craigie
417814
Discharged
Corporal
DAVIDSON, David William
418355
Killed
Flight Sergeant
Flying battle Germany target Dusseldorf Germany
DAVIDSON, Geoffrey Henry
410219
Killed
Flying Officer
Accidental Scotland
DAVIDSON, Ralph Thomas
418926
Discharged
Flying Officer
DAVIDSON, Ronald Douglas
438328
Discharged
Sergeant
DAVIDSON, Walter Rowland
427187
Discharged
Sergeant
DAVIE, Augustine George
410313
Discharged
Pilot Officer
DAVIE, Philip John
438416
Discharged
Flight Sergeant
DAVIES, David John
424625
Discharged
Warrant Officer
DAVIES, George Bruce
417460
Killed
Flight Sergeant
Air accident from the UK
DAVIES, Harold Edward
408823
Discharged
Corporal
DAVIES, Hubert Samuel
436147
Discharged
Warrant Officer
DAVIES, Kenneth Alfred Owen
406435
Discharged
Flight Lieutenant
DAVIES, Mervyn Douglas
436865
Discharged
Warrant Officer
DAVIES, Robert Treadwell
439023
Discharged
Warrant Officer
DAVIES, Ronald Frank
400342
Discharged
Warrant Officer
DAVIES, Stewart
418720
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
DAVIES, Thomas John Passfield
409029
Discharged
Warrant Officer
DAVIES, William Henry
427304
Discharged
Warrant Officer
DAVIS, Alec James
417344
Discharged
Warrant Officer
DAVIS, Allan
431280
Killed
Flight Sergeant
Air ops. Soemba Strait Netherlands East Indies
DAVIS, Allan Carbis
410325
Discharged
Flying Officer
DAVIS, Athol William
404021
Discharged
Flying Officer
DAVIS, Cyril Owen
427305
Discharged
Flying Officer
DAVIS, Edward Henry
436851
Discharged
Warrant Officer
DAVIS, Harold Keith
408905
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
DAVIS, Harold Keith
442158
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
DAVIS, Harold Maxwell
409902
Discharged
Warrant Officer
DAVIS, Howard Clifford
442547
Discharged
Warrant Officer
DAVIS, John Edgar
441491
Discharged
Flight Sergeant
DAVIS, Keith Leslie
443395
Discharged
Flight Sergeant
DAVIS, Kenneth Albert John
417623
Discharged
Flying Officer
DAVIS, Kenneth ivan
436366
Discharged
Flight Sergeant
DAVIS, Kenneth John
431015
Killed
Flight Sergeant
Flying battle New Guinea
DAVIS, Kenneth Leonard Charles
418738
Discharged
Warrant Officer
DAVIS, Noel Armour
423506
Discharged
Warrant Officer
DAVIS, Reuben Theodore
438384
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
DAVIS, Richard Paterson
407285
Killed
Flight Sergeant
Air ops. Colombes-on-de-Ille-Marante France
DAVIS, Sydney Vance
434416
Discharged
Flying Officer
DAVIS, William Desmond
441862
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
DAVIS, Winston Raymond
428237
Discharged
Flight Sergeant
DAVISON, Laurence
66890
Discharged
Flight Sergeant
DAW, Brian Gofton
417624
Discharged
Warrant Officer
DAWBORN, Frederick James
401205
Discharged
Warrant Officer
DAWES, Alfred Henry Bergin
415215
Discharged
Flying Officer
DAWS, George Robert
401288
Discharged
Flight Lieutenant
DAWSON, Brian George
417996
Discharged
Flying Officer
DAWSON, Clarence Bruce
406925
Discharged
Warrant Officer
DAWSON, David
431556
Discharged
Warrant Officer
DAWSON, Ian George
449552
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
DAWSON, Ronald Edward
427188
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
DAWSON, Ronald William
444105
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
DAWSON, William John
409095
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
DAWSON, Robert Joseph
415237
Discharged
Flying Officer
DAY, Edward Leo
442649
Discharged
Aircraftman
DAY, Rupert William
431889
Discharged
Flight Sergeant
DAY, Francis Leonard
437932
Discharged
Warrant Officer
DAYMOND, Thomas Albert Charles
429762
Killed
Flying Officer
Aircraft accident- operational flight near Higgins Field Australia
De BAVAY, Zavier Augustus Charles
428021
Discharged
Warrant Officer
DE GUNST, John
440908
Discharged
Sergeant
De PIERRES, Raymond Baudoin
415861
Killed
Pilot Officer
Flying battle Celebes, Indonesia
De PINNA, James
60211
Killed
Aircraftman 1
Flying battle Koepang Netherland East Indies
De'LACY, Robin Edward
13065
Discharged
Flight Lieutenant
DEACON, Thomas Leroy
441312
Discharged
Flight Sergeant
DEAN, Francis Albert
13400
Discharged
Flight Sergeant
DEAN, Ian Neil
438329
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
DEAN, Raymond George
415513
Discharged
Flying Officer
DEAN, Samuel Henry
68878
Discharged
Flying Officer
DEANE, Patrick Francis
431151
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
DEAR, Donald Alfred
441964
Discharged
Flight Sergeant
DEAS, George Freeman
415860
Discharged
Flight Lieutenant
DEASE, Maxwell
415073
Discharged (POW)
Flight Lieutenant
DEBENHAM, Trevor Clifford
424022
Discharged
Warrant Officer
DEED, Cyril Keith
30953
Killed
Flight Sergeant
Aircrash at Oostelbeers, Holland. Target Cologne, Germany
DEER, Lloyd Eric
416486
Discharged
Flight Sergeant
DEES, Robert Francis
46955
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
DELAHUNT, Robert William
439573
Killed
Flight Sergeant
Flying battle Morotai Island
DELANDRO, Francis Warden
445367
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
DELANEY, Donald Joseph
444509
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
DELANEY, John Richard
438676
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
DELBRIDGE, Jack Albert
130336
Discharged
Flying Officer
DELLA-BOSCA, George Joseph
441384
Discharged
Flying Officer
DELLAS, James Bernard
436186
Discharged
Warrant Officer
DEMAINE, Peter Robert
419591
Discharged
Flight Lieutenant
DEMPSEY, Albert John
439257
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
DEMPSEY, Bertie
409790
Killed
Flight Sergeant
Air crash Moresby Strait New Guinea
DEMPSEY, John Joseph
431766
Discharged
Flight Sergeant
DEMPSEY, Kenneth Alexander
427589
Discharged
Flight Lieutenant
DEMPSTER, Arthur William
415312
Discharged
Sergeant
DENMEAD, Vincent Ronald
433032
Discharged
Flight Sergeant
DENNIS, Henry John
435142
Discharged
Warrant Officer
DENNIS, Kevin James
442902
Discharged
Flight Sergeant
DENNIS, Kevin John
437121
Discharged
Warrant Officer
DENNY, John Maynard
415313
Discharged
Warrant Officer
DENNY, Laughton John
436514
Discharged
Warrant Officer
DENNY, Russell Charles
415769
Killed
Warrant Officer
Flying accident Hooton Park U.K- A.F hospital West Kirby
DENTON, Edward James
415770
Discharged
Flying Officer
DENTON, Ralph Lofty
427809
Discharged
Warrant Officer
DENTON, Leslie Walter
415786
Discharged
Flight Lieutenant
DERRICK, Charles Alison
410638
Discharged
Warrant Officer
DESBROWE-ANNEAR, Harold Ponton
438888
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
DESNOY, Ronald Percival
431125
Discharged
Warrant Officer
DEVERELL, Eric Ernest
410221
Killed
Flight Sergeant
Flying battle Germany
DEVEREUX, Leslie William
438586
Killed
Flight Sergeant
Flying battle Borneo
DEVESON, Edward Oliver
415625
Killed
Pilot Officer
Flying battle Netherlands
DEVLIN, Kevin Lawrence
427810
Discharged
Warrant Officer
DEVON, Jack Audrey
434899
Discharged
Flying Officer
DEWAN, Corneilius Joseph
436699
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
DEWAR, James
65072
Discharged
Flight Sergeant
DEWING, William Ernest
441997
Discharged
Flight Sergeant
DIAL, Wilfred George Barrett
427615
Killed
Flight Sergeant
Aircraft collision Bois de Cassan, France
DIBB, Warren
427448
Discharged
Flight Lieutenant
DIBBS, Anthony Vernon
72780
Discharged
Flight Sergeant
DICK, John
417568
Discharged
Pilot Officer
DICKENS, Allan George
80072
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
DICKENSON, Kenneth Charles
449228
Discharged
Flight Sergeant
DICKHART, Ronald James
441333
Discharged
Warrant Officer
DICKINSON, George
436586
Discharged
Warrant Officer
DICKINSON, Keith Joseph
436715
Discharged
Warrant Officer
DICKSON, George Oliver
410961
Discharged
Flying Officer
DICKSON, John Elliot
437821
Discharged
Flight Sergeant
DICKSON, Kevin Alexander
441230
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
DICKSON, Owen Alfred
417347
Discharged
Warrant Officer
DICKSON, Robert Walker
401030
Killed
Flight Sergeant
Aircraft accident Methwold Hythe Norfolk England
DIEFENBACH, Erold Henry
404596
Discharged
Warrant Officer
DIETMAN, John Arthur
417816
Killed
Flight Sergeant
Air battle North Witham Lincolnshire UK
DIGGINS, Charles Thomas Evan
406926
Discharged
Flying Officer
DILKES, Stanley Leonard
415407
Discharged
Flying Officer
DILLON, James McKenzie
427503
Killed
Flight Sergeant
Flying battle target Neuss Germany
DILLON, William John
404142
Killed
Sergeant
Flying battle Middle East
DIMENT, Geoffrey Arthur
444541
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
DING, Eric John
407602
Killed
Sergeant
Air Ops. Middle East
DINGEY, Vincent Gilbert
427590
Discharged (POW)
Warrant Officer
DINGFELDER, Eric George
431093
Discharged
Warrant Officer
DINON, Robert Norton
442904
Discharged
Sergeant
DINSMORE, Bartly Robert
431494
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
DIX, Bertram Ian
442523
Discharged
Aircraftman
DIX, Roger Samson Thomas
417948
Discharged
Warrant Officer
DIXON, Christopher Henry
427071
Discharged
Flying Officer
DIXON, Ernest Hunter
445803
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
DIXON, George Ware
419982
Discharged
Warrant Officer
DIXON, Gordon Targett
415576
Discharged
Warrant Officer
DIXON, Henry Edwin
400553
Discharged
Flight Lieutenant
DIXON, Henry James
449218
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
DIXON, Henry Joseph
409673
Discharged
Warrant Officer
DIXON, Norman Charles George
436904
Discharged
Flight Sergeant
DIXON, Percy Roy
A4459
Discharged
Corporal
DIXON, Raymond Charles
440184
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
DIXON, Robert Arthur
417625
Discharged
Flying Officer
DOAK, Leonard Charles
408568
Discharged
Flight Lieutenant

Acknowledgements

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