Brown (JH)

No. 35 Squadron’s Operations Record Book shows that JH Brown participated in the following operational sorties as captain of a 35 Squadron aircraft.

  1. 08/09/1942 Frankfurt
  2. 10/09/1942 Dusseldorf
  3. 13/09/1942 Bremen
  4. 14/09/1942 Wilhelmshaven
  5. 19/09/1942 Saarbrucken
  6. 05/10/1942 Aachen
  7. 13/10/1942 Kiel
  8. 15/10/1942 Cologne
  9. 24/10/1942 Milan
  10. 20/11/1942 Turin
  11. 22/11/1942 Stuttgart
  12. 02/12/1942 Frankfurt
  13. 06/12/1942 Mannheim
  14. 08/12/1942 Turin
  15. 09/12/1942 Turin
  16. 30/01/1943 Hamburg
  17. 04/02/1943 Turin
  18. 11/02/1943 Wilhelmshaven
  19. 18/02/1943 Wilhelmshaven
  20. 19/02/1943 Wilhelmshaven
  21. 08/03/1943 Nuremberg (Failed to Return)

It is worth noting that JH Brown participated in one 2nd Dickie Flight on 11th August 1942 prior to becoming captain of an aircraft.

The following shows the crew composition during this period, along with the number of sorties that each airman undertook as part of his crew

(Pilot)BrownJH21
(Navigator)WatererGD21
(Air Bomber)CoulamAGM21
(Set Operator)ArcherDPD2
(Wireless Operator)SibbaldDA21
(Air Gunner)BarryJN2
FlynnP19
VinicombeSS21
(Flight Engineer)MitchellJM1
TaceyA18
WaddicorAE2