British Military Personnel That Served in WWII

Last Name Beginning With (R)

Updated 11/24/09

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Name                                    Unit(s)/Ship(s)                                                                                      Resource #

Rae, Charles "Jock"                 5th Royal Horse Artillery                                                                            438

Rainbow, Montague                 8th Hussars                                                                                                438

Ramsay, Sir Bertram                Royal Navy                                                                                                365; 384; 444; 736

Ramsay, Robert A.                  HMS Glowworm                                                                                        274

Randle, John                            2nd Battalion, Royal Norfolks                                                                     256

Randolph                                 West Kents                                                                                                256

Raw, C. W.                             N/A                                                                                                           365

Rawlings, Bernard H.               British Pacific Fleet                                                                                     261

Rawlings, H. B.                        British Navy                                                                                               765

Rawnsley, C. F.                       Nightfighter- Royal Air Force                                                                     736

Redshaw, Maurice Vernon       N Commando, Royal Navy Commandos                                                    69

Reed, Reece                            No. 101 Squadron, Royal Air Force                                                           737

Revill, Harold                           No. 264 Squadron, Royal Air Force                                                           541

Reynolds, L. R.                        Royal Air Force                                                                                         736

Ricalton, Alan                          No. 74 Squadron, Royal Air Force                                                             85

Rice, G.                                   "Dam Busters", Royal Air Force                                                                 737

Rich                                        HMS Paladin                                                                                              216

Richards, Hugh                        British Army                                                                                               256

Richardson                              Royal Navy                                                                                                444

Richardson, Ralph                    N/A                                                                                                           465

Richey, Paul                             Royal Air Force                                                                                         736

Roberts, Ernie                          D Company, 6th Battalion, Green Howards, 50th Infantry Division              531

Roberts, P. B. "Pip"                 11th Armoured Division                                                                              234; 281; 845

Robinson, J. Roland "Robbie"  No. 71 (Eagle) Squadron, Royal Air Force                                                  441

Robinson, Noel                        HMS Queen Mary                                                                                     760

Robinson, Peter                       Grenadier Guards                                                                                        482

Robinson, Wilfred                    C Company, 3rd Battalion, Parachute Regiment, 1st Air. Brig., 1st Air. Div. 460

Roddie, Bill                             No. 421 Squadron, RAF                                                                            353

Roebuck, A. J.                        D Company, South Staffordshire Regiment, 1st Airborne Division                39

Roebuck, Lionel                      East Yorkshire Regiment                                                                             491

Roope, Gerard Broadmead      HMS Glowworm                                                                                       274

Rose, Bernard                          4th County of London Yeomanry, 7th Armoured Division                           438

Rose, Frank C. "Tommy"         No. 56 Squadron, Royal Air Force                                                             85

Rose, Maurice                         No. 3 Squadron, Royal Air Force                                                               353

Ross, R. L. "Bobby"                53rd Welsch Division                                                                                  49

Ruffell                                     No. 2 Commando                                                                                       309

Russell, David                          B Company, South Staffordshire Regiment, 1st Airborne Division                39

Rutherford, James                   77th Brigade, Chindits                                                                                 326

Ryland, Richard                      Royal Navy                                                                                                 384



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