Adkins (AEC)

The Squadron’s Operations Record Book shows that AEC Adkins was the Captain of a 35 Squadron aircraft on the following sorties:

  1. 14/08/1941 Magdeburg
  2. 16/08/1941 Cologne
  3. 24/08/1941 Dusseldorf
  4. 28/08/1941 Duisburg (Failed to Return)

The following shows the composition of his crew on these sorties, along with the number of sorties undertaken by each airman as part of his crew:

Pilot

  • 101039 Arthur Edward Charles Adkins (04)

2nd Pilot

  • 64268 Charles James Pearson (04)

Observer

  • 1162052 Harold Brelsford (04)

WOP / Air Gunner

  • 961238 Alfred James Manning (04)
  • 1052413 Herbert Thompson (03)
  • – Wakeling (01)

Air Gunner

  • 746835 Alfred William Rose (04)

Flight Engineer

  • 902598 Frederick William Hill (04)