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
TAEUBER, Stephen
442401
Discharged
Flight Sergeant
TAILFORD, James
445264
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
TAIT, James Alexander
444580
Discharged
Warrant Officer
TAME, Kevin Sydney
443696
Discharged
Flight Sergeant
TAMLYN, Lloyd Hordern
400572
Discharged
Warrant Officer
TANDY, Raymond Robert
436533
Discharged
Warrant Officer
TAPLIN, John Blatch
407607
Killed
Flight Sergeant
Killed air ops. [Aircraft crash at take off] Isle of Benbecula, Scotland UK
TAPPER, Leslie Roy
427037
Discharged
Flying Officer
TARGETT, Eric Geoffrey
444157
Discharged
Flight Sergeant
TARRANT, Cecil James
437369
Killed
Flight Sergeant
Air ops from UK target Nuremburg Germany
TASKER, Rolland Leslie
442025
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
TASSIE, Douglas Malcolm
407953
Killed
Pilot Officer
Flying battle Tunisia
TATAM, Leslie John
442112
Discharged
Flight Sergeant
TATE, Alfred Purcell
433350
Discharged
Flight Sergeant
TATE, Kenneth Hamilton
429160
Discharged
Warrant Officer
TATE, Maurice Joseph
438102
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
TAVERNER, George Alfred Badge
429835
Killed
Flight Sergeant
Air ops target Stuttgart Germany
TAYLOR, Allan Murray
428481
Killed
Warrant Officer
Flying battle Norway
TAYLOR, Arnold Alexander
438670
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
TAYLOR, Aubrey Arthur
429676
Discharged
Flying Officer
TAYLOR, Charles Ronald
41804
Killed
Sergeant
Flying accident Cunderdin, Western Australia
TAYLOR, David Herbert
407370
Discharged
Flight Lieutenant
TAYLOR, David Reid
408206
Killed
Pilot Officer
Flying battle New Guinea
TAYLOR, Frederick Richard
410270
Discharged
Warrant Officer
TAYLOR, Geoffrey
427038
Discharged
Warrant Officer
TAYLOR, Harry
406631
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
TAYLOR, Harry Reed
410030
Discharged
Flight Lieutenant
TAYLOR, James Raymond
441517
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
TAYLOR, Keith Moss
430945
Discharged
Warrant Officer
TAYLOR, Leo Crampton
410397
Killed
Flight Sergeant
Flying battle Mediterranean Sea
TAYLOR, Malcolm John
418772
Killed
Pilot Officer
Non-operational flight from Australia
TAYLOR, Max Winter
407381
Discharged
Flight Lieutenant
TAYLOR, Mervyn William
440843
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
TAYLOR, Norman Allan
401469
Killed
Flying Officer
Flying battle Germany
TAYLOR, Patrick Charles John
15552
Discharged
Corporal
TAYLOR, Robert
422742
Discharged (POW)
Warrant Officer
TAYLOR, Russell Burns
442610
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
TAYLOR, Sydney Roy
441565
Discharged
Sergeant
TAYLOR, Thomas Ridley
80025
Discharged
Sergeant
TAYLOR, William James
407775
Killed
Sergeant
Air ops. From the U.K
TAYLOR, Alfred Alen
404306
Discharged
Flight Lieutenant
TAYLOR, Harold Davis
409254
Discharged
Corporal
TEAGUE, Keith Graham
40776
Discharged
Flight Lieutenant
TEAGUE, Melvin Enos
442611
Discharged
Flight Sergeant
TEAGUE, Russell
407838
Discharged
Sergeant
TEAKLE, Cyril Raymond
417320
Discharged
Warrant Officer
TEAKLE, Cyril Rex
416399
Discharged
Flight Lieutenant
TEAKLE, Ronald Edwin
443096
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
TEASDALE, Ronald Symons
443055
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
TEE, Walter
418988
Discharged (POW)
Warrant Officer
TEHAN, Kevin Michael
431796
Discharged
Warrant Officer
TEITZ, Godfred Samuel
409614
Discharged
Flying Officer
TELFORD, Angus Reginald
437884
Killed
Flight Sergeant
Accidental off U.K Coast
TEMBY, Colin Samuel
416389
Killed
Warrant Officer
Air ops. Pomigliano Italy
TEMBY, Geoffrey Wilfred Stanley
37301
Discharged
Warrant Officer
TEMPLETON, Rex Bernard
428079
Killed
Flight Sergeant
Air ops. Target Mitteland Ems Canal Germany
TEMPLETON, Robert Park
431591
Killed
Flight Sergeant
Flying battle France
TENNEY, Alan Adrian
443385
Discharged
Flight Sergeant
TERRENS, William Percival
444188
Discharged
Flight Sergeant
TERRETT, Leslie James
418711
Discharged (POW)
Warrant Officer
TERRY, Edward Gadesden Allen
428178
Discharged
Warrant Officer
TERRY, Terence Garrard
438075
Discharged
Flight Sergeant
THIELE, Alan Wilkie
401057
Discharged
Flight Lieutenant
THIELE, Malcolm Albert
416804
Killed
Sergeant
Aircraft accident Reedy Creek South Australia
THIES, Frederick James
401087
Discharged
Flying Officer
THODAY, Ronald George
438973
Discharged
Warrant Officer
THOM, Peter Murray
417602
Discharged
Warrant Officer
THOMAS, Albert Charles Hayden
430070
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
THOMAS, Allan Wentworth
402095
Discharged
Flight Lieutenant
THOMAS, Athol Norman
427570
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
THOMAS, Bevis George
408091
Discharged
Warrant Officer
THOMAS, Colin Ian
17565
Discharged
Flight Sergeant
THOMAS, Cyril
439399
Discharged
Warrant Officer
THOMAS, David Joseph
438448
Discharged
Aircraftman
THOMAS, Edward
419144
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
THOMAS, Eric Charles
437021
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
THOMAS, Ernst Albert
416715
Discharged
Flying Officer
THOMAS, Gilbert George
26284
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
THOMAS, Gordon James
407882
Discharged
Warrant Officer
THOMAS, Gordon Ronald
417011
Killed (POW)
Flight Sergeant
Operations with 22 SQN [Boston] Aircraft A28-15 damaged by enemy fire and ditched 30 miles south of Gasmata. Gordon died a POW.
THOMAS, Gordon Stanley
401328
Discharged
Flight Lieutenant
THOMAS, Gordon Wainwright
407514
Discharged
Flight Lieutenant
THOMAS, Harold Stuart William
427166
Killed
Sergeant
Aircraft accident Bowen QLD
THOMAS, James Kevin
442372
Discharged
Warrant Officer
THOMAS, Lee
443940
Discharged
Sergeant
THOMAS, Leslie Bernard Foster
441631
Discharged
Warrant Officer
THOMAS, Lewis Maxwell
408600
Discharged
Corporal
THOMAS, Maxwell Leonard
416133
Discharged
Flight Lieutenant
THOMAS, Norman Leslie
407013
Killed
Flight Sergeant
Flying battle Timor
THOMAS, Norman Leslie
416109
Killed
Sergeant
Accidental Christmas Hills Victoria
THOMAS, Rodney
441455
Discharged
Aircraftman
THOMAS, Ronald Byrom Stewart
423563
Discharged
Flight Lieutenant
THOMAS, William Henry Oswald
416050
Discharged
Flight Lieutenant
THOMPSON, Bertie James
439831
Discharged
Flight Sergeant
THOMPSON, Douglas Victor Marsden
436013
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
THOMPSON, Eric Moore
427220
Killed
Flight Sergeant
Flying battle France target Friederichshafen
THOMPSON, Francis Michael
440013
Discharged
Warrant Officer
THOMPSON, Frederick Gordon
416629
Discharged
Flying Officer
THOMPSON, Frederick Henry
28813
Discharged
Warrant Officer
THOMPSON, Hugh Trevor
438510
Discharged
Flight Sergeant
THOMPSON, James Edward
406985
Discharged
Flight Sergeant
THOMPSON, John Charles
427039
Discharged
Warrant Officer
THOMPSON, John Harold
428429
Discharged
Warrant Officer
THOMPSON, Maurice Lindley
136606
Discharged
Flight Sergeant
THOMPSON, Noel Douglas
407395
Discharged
Flight Lieutenant
THOMPSON, Robert
449446
Discharged
Sergeant
THOMPSON, Ronald Arthur Sydney
428946
Discharged
Flying Officer
THOMPSON, Vivian Ernest
430698
Discharged
Warrant Officer
THOMPSON, Walter John Henry
400263
Killed
Flight Sergeant
Air ops. Flying battle Burma
THOMPSON, Wilfred Allan
436671
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
THOMPSON, William Robert
407653
Discharged (POW)
Warrant Officer
THOMPSON, Ernest George
410106
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
THOMSON, Donald Thomas
408601
Killed
Sergeant
Air ops. Timor Sea
THOMSON, James Murray
400682
Killed
Sergeant
Accidental Middle East
THOMSON, John Bruce
440848
Discharged
Sergeant
THOMSON, John Lindsay Matthews
404044
Killed
Flight Sergeant
Air Ops. Middle East
THOMSON, Kenneth Harry
430228
Discharged
Warrant Officer
THOMSON, Robert Melrose
407304
Discharged (POW)
Warrant Officer
THOMSON, Stuart Colin
400671
Discharged (POW)
Warrant Officer
THOMSON, Sydney Robert
418773
Discharged
Flying Officer
THOMSON, Trevor Andrew
436777
Killed
Flight Sergeant
Air ops. Over Cologne
THOMSON, William
437601
Discharged
Warrant Officer
THOMSON, Gordon
400573
Killed
Flying Officer
Non-operational flight Machens Beach near Cairns aerodrome QLD. Australia
THORLEY, Graham Albert Edward
430417
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
THORN, Collin Frederick
427167
Discharged
Flying Officer
THORNE, Colin Burnett Vellacott
440571
Discharged
Sergeant
THORNE, Colin Olson
407305
Discharged
Warrant Officer
THORNELY, William Herbert
438462
Discharged
Flight Sergeant
THORNETT, William Cecil
441983
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
THORNTON, Douglas Cruse
400129
Discharged
Flying Officer
THOROGOOD, James Percival Beaumont
416067
Discharged
Flying Officer
THORP, Eliott Richard
438124
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
THORPE, Alan Stanley
428477
Discharged
Flying Officer
THORPE, Ray Walter
427667
Discharged
Flying Officer
THREADER, Victor Morris
430676
Discharged
Flight Sergeant
THREDGOLD, Donald
416196
Discharged
Flying Officer
THRUM, Richard Frederick
408665
Discharged
Flight Lieutenant
THWAITES, John Grey
419706
Discharged
Flying Officer
TIBBALLS, Ronald Vivian
418591
Killed
Flight Sergeant
Flying battle New Guinea
TIETZEL, Donald Keith
416727
Discharged
Flying Officer
TIGNE, William John
439503
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
TILLER, Bruce Windsor
417531
Discharged
Flying Officer
TILLER, Roy William
416009
Discharged
Flying Officer
TILLER, Henry Stanley
417677
Discharged (POW)
Flying Officer
TILLOTT, Allan Albert
402299
Discharged
Flight Lieutenant
TILLS, Stanley Ernest
17596
Discharged
Warrant Officer
TINDALE, Edward Gray
441064
Discharged
Flight Sergeant
TINK, Owen Edgar Kilsby
401289
Discharged
Flying Officer
TINNING, Kenneth Rae
438630
Discharged
Flight Sergeant
TIPPETTS, Douglas James
412282
Discharged
Flying Officer
TIPPING, Bruce Victor
401329
Discharged
Flying Officer
TOBIN, Colin Edward
425988
Discharged
Pilot Officer
TOBIN, Maurice John
67320
Discharged
Sergeant
TOBIN, Vivian Andrew
437724
Discharged
Flight Sergeant
TODD, Gordon Durrant
442950
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
TODD, Gordon William
444388
Discharged
Flight Sergeant
TOLLEY, Dirk Everard
417286
Killed
Flying Officer
Air ops from Uk flying battle over Germany
TOLMIE, Alfred Nicholas
436838
Discharged
Warrant Officer
TOMASETTI, Kenneth Edward
428600
Discharged
Warrant Officer
TOMLINSON, Harold Joseph
432291
Discharged
Warrant Officer
TOMLINSON, Lorrie John
437551
Discharged
Warrant Officer
TOMS, Richard William Maxwell
438405
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
TONKIN, Alan Roy
407654
Discharged (POW)
Warrant Officer
TONKIN, Ambrose Alton
407643
Discharged
Flight Lieutenant
TONKIN, Frederick John
437887
Discharged
Warrant Officer
TONKIN, Rodney Coombs
417431
Discharged (POW)
Warrant Officer
TONKIN, William Hammond
416807
Discharged
Flying Officer
TOOHEY, Noel Joseph
419491
Discharged
Warrant Officer
TOOLIN, Clifford Gordon
441935
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
TOOTH, Noel Arthur Patrick
433056
Discharged
Flying Officer
TORY, Sidney Baldock
444160
Discharged
Flight Sergeant
TOTTEN, John Bright
441803
Discharged
Flight Sergeant
TOTTERDELL, George Frederick
427960
Discharged
Warrant Officer
TOVEY, Brian Douglas
29856
Killed
Warrant Officer
Air ops. From the UK
TOWE, Ronald James
A33224
Discharged
Warrant Officer
TOWIE, John Howard Rex
427040
Discharged
Warrant Officer
TOWLER, Lambert Charles
427041
Killed
Flight Sergeant
Flying battle Germany
TOWLER, Wilbur Frederick
427169
Discharged
Warrant Officer
TOWNS, Kenneth Willmott
409345
Discharged
Flight Lieutenant
TOWNSEND, Allan Frederick
22166
Discharged
Wing Commander
TOWNSEND, Edgar James
436534
Discharged
Warrant Officer
TOWNSEND, Kenneth
407954
Discharged
Flying Officer
TOWNSEND, Ronald McPhail
442191
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
TOWNSHEND, John Villiers
406041
Discharged
Flying Officer
TOZER, Thomas Jack
441472
Discharged
Flying Officer
TRAEGER, Ernest Hugo
417604
Killed
Flight Sergeant
Flying battle over Germany. Air ops. From Welford U.K
TRAIL-NASH, Eric Green
441800
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
TREACY, Bazil Meenan
415095
Discharged
Flight Lieutenant
TREAGUS, Frederick Leo
417016
Discharged
Warrant Officer
TREBILCOCK, Colin Eric
417678
Killed
Flight Sergeant
Air ops. From UK target Berlin Germany
TREDINNIICK, George James
430229
Discharged
Warrant Officer
TREEBY, George Henry Brown
409616
Discharged
Flight Lieutenant
TREGEAR, Allan William
430947
Discharged
Leading Aircraftman
TREGENZA, Robert George
407955
Discharged (POW)
Warrant Officer
TREGONING, Geoffrey Hamilton
417534
Discharged
Flying Officer
TREGONNING, Ronald Douglas John
401839
Killed
Flying Officer
Flying battle Darwin Australia
TRELOAR, Victor
416171
Killed
Flying Officer
Air ops. Saumlaka Indonesia
TREMBATH, Harold John
430488
Discharged
Warrant Officer
TRENDENICK, Allan Francis
404307
Discharged (POW)
Warrant Officer
TRENGOVE, Norman Duncan
442612
Discharged
Flight Sergeant

Acknowledgements

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