Airmen 1946 På dansk Cemeteries*Loss of Lives*Planes and missions* Search form for the database   02 MAY 2017

Airmen 1946 in   United Kingdom Canada Australia New Zealand Holland Norway Poland USA  
www.airmen.dk    RAF RCAF RAAF RNZAF RNN RNAF PAF USAAF Total
Buried in DK a 736 165 77 32 1 1 21 5 1038
+Taken home 1948 u 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 133 gr 133
Buried in Sweden e222 15 7 0 1 0 0 0 2 25
Buried in Norway e223 2 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 8
Buried in Poland e333 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4
Buried in Germany e444 30 10 2 0 0 0 0 0 42
Buried in Holland e555 12 6 0 0 0 0 0 1 19
Buried in Belgium e556 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 39 39
United Kingdom e666 7 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 8
Buried in the USA e667 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 36 36
No known grave e777 519 130 44 29 0 1 4 210 937
Incl. NO tablet CAM e777c               156cp  
Incl. NO tablet NET e777n               54np  
Prisoners of war o888 263 52 19 17 0 0 9 269 629
Returned to the UK r998 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 20 21
EVD to Sweden v999 29 8 3 0 0 0 2 50 92
Sailed to the UK v997 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 38 45
At large in DK v996 9 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 12
    1631 384 149 82 1 2 36 803 3088

1030 Allied airmen are still buried in Denmark. (a 1038 – 7 Karup, 1 Stadil)                                                  Fields of Honor Database
133 US Airmen Taken home 1948 were in DK in 1946, so their number must be added to Buried in DK to find the total number in DK. 1171.
Buried in DK:
Some airmen were found in the summer of 1945.
Buchwald was taken home in 1946. The number indicates the deceased
in 121 cemeteries and at Mårum, Stadil and Karup. McLean found and buried in 1980 is also included together with 5 American airmen still in Denmark.

Some airmen buried as Unknown are listed at their planes as airmen with NO KNOWN GRAVE.
Impossible to tell how many of them who in that way are counted twice.

Taken home 1948:
All American airmen but 5 were taken away from Danish cemeteries, in the first place to Belgium. See the map USAAF.
Buried in other countries: All of the crew members are included in airmen.dk if 1 airman was buried in Denmark! See HAL JP336 and B24 44 40443.
No known grave:
All airmen are included if the plane crashed in Danish territory, even if all of them were Missing in Action. See FT-planes.
EVD: See the DANISH HELPER LIST of World War II, photographed by John Howes at The National Archives, Kew, London published by Bruce Bolinger
on WWII Netherlands Escape Lines. 688 helpers are recorded by award grade. Only Leif Bøving Hendil in grade II and only Anton Toldstrup in grade III.
Sailed to the UK:
45 airmen were sailed to Great Britain + 12 airmen without known names, not in the database!
Rescued by fishermen in the North Sea.
Other points:
Go to Cemeteries and click on letter+3 digits to see more. Training: Pilot Clay*Wireless Operator Shortland*Navigator Symons*Perkins